China Neican informs public and policy discussions on China issues through analyses, translations, digests and guides.

China Neican is produced by Yun Jiang and Adam Ni. Below are our current publication series and projects:

  • Neican Brief: a weekly analysis of China-related current affairs.

  • Translate: translations, annotations, summaries, and commentary on Chinese language documents.

  • Digest:

    • China Analysis Digest: a weekly published list of new China-related analyses.

    • China Scholarship Digest: a monthly published list of new China-related academic research.

  • Guests: guest posts and interviews.

  • Australia-China: writings and translations on bilateral issues.

  • Neican Audio: audio briefings on China-related issues.

  • Neican Alert (beta and by invitation): real-time updates on China-related developments through our Telegram Channel.

China Neican is read by thousands of policymakers, researchers, and media and business professionals from around the world. You can read what our readers (policy and business practitioners | academics and journalists) say about us. We are also regularly featured in the media and in various speaking engagements.


The Neican Brief series is supported by the Australian Centre on China in the World (CIW), Australian National University.

Neican 内参 or “internal reference” are limited circulation reports only for the eyes of high-ranking officials in China, dealing with topics deemed too sensitive for public consumption. Our writings, however, is open to everyone.