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A Jewish Dynasty in a Changing China

Since 1880, when an Iraqi Jewish refugee named Elly Kadoorie arrived in Hong Kong, China has gone through a series of revolutions—from domination by Western powers to independence, from Nationalist to Communist rule, from colonialism to capitalism to communism.Through it all, the Kadoorie family have been a barometer of the country’s openness to the world, rising to become the richest Western family in China.
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Behind the Fall of China’s Luckin Coffee: a Network of Fake Buyers and a Fictitious Employee


A Luckin Coffee outlet in the Qianmen area of Beijing
Qilai Shen/Bloomberg News

The highflying Chinese tech darling soared in value before admitting to revenue fabrication.Records show that bulk purchasers of its products included firms linked to the chairman and controlling shareholder.
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