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# the-good-information-project - Sunday 6 June, 2021

Covid-19, Ireland and China: Why aren't we using the Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines?
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Covid-19, Ireland and China: Why aren't we using the Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines?

Jun 6th 2021, 12:05 AM 62,159 Views 22 Comments

Priscilla Lynch looks at Chinese-Irish relations during the Covid-19 pandemic.

# the-good-information-project - Saturday 5 June, 2021

Column: The history, politics and identity of Chinese martial arts
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# Wushu

Column: The history, politics and identity of Chinese martial arts

Jun 5th 2021, 11:00 AM 10,026 Views 9 Comments

Maynooth University lecturer Dr Lu Zhouxiang explains how martial arts have been a bridge from China to other countries around the world.

# the-good-information-project - Friday 4 June, 2021

The Explainer: Who are the Uighurs and what is going on in China?
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# Podcast

The Explainer: Who are the Uighurs and what is going on in China?

Jun 4th 2021, 6:00 PM 5,761 Views 1 Comment

This week, we take a look at the Uighur population and how China is accused of carrying out human rights abuses against them.

One year on, China still has a ban on Irish beef - but for Irish farmers, a bigger problem may be coming down the tracks
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# Where's The Beef

One year on, China still has a ban on Irish beef - but for Irish farmers, a bigger problem may be coming down the tracks

Jun 4th 2021, 6:15 AM 25,111 Views 13 Comments

Beef farmers are not unduly worried about the China ban right now – but it could be a different story if the UK does a trade deal with Australia.

# the-good-information-project - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Simon Coveney’s weekend visit shows the need for Irish journalists in China
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Simon Coveney’s weekend visit shows the need for Irish journalists in China

Jun 3rd 2021, 9:00 PM 14,216 Views 12 Comments

Dublin has been strengthening ties with Beijing for years – but who is getting to tell the story?

# the-good-information-project - Wednesday 2 June, 2021

'China makes more noise': What the EU can learn from Australia's relationship with China
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'China makes more noise': What the EU can learn from Australia's relationship with China

Jun 2nd 2021, 9:00 PM 15,032 Views 20 Comments

It may be that the hype around Chinese trade and the Communist Party’s fearsome reputation can exaggerate fears about the consequences of offending its leadership, writes CJ McKinney.

'Walking a fine line': Ireland, China and the UN Security Council
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'Walking a fine line': Ireland, China and the UN Security Council

Jun 2nd 2021, 7:00 AM 11,247 Views 14 Comments

How can a non-permanent member of the Security Council like Ireland ensure that human rights remain at the heart of the Council’s agenda?

# the-good-information-project - Tuesday 1 June, 2021

FactFind: How deep is Ireland's trade and investment relationship with China?
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FactFind: How deep is Ireland's trade and investment relationship with China?

Jun 1st 2021, 12:05 AM 11,116 Views 15 Comments

Ireland’s ties with Chinese companies and investors have strengthened significantly in the past decade.

# the-good-information-project - Saturday 29 May, 2021

If China was 100 people: How the world's most populous nation lives
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If China was 100 people: How the world's most populous nation lives

May 29th 2021, 7:00 AM 27,212 Views 31 Comments

China’s is home to nearly one-fifth of the world’s population. Here’s what that looks like.

'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'
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'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'

May 29th 2021, 12:05 AM 37,426 Views 61 Comments

Anti-Asian abuse has increased in Ireland and around the world during the pandemic, including in memes, posts and videos.

# the-good-information-project - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Ó Yu Ming go dtí TikTok: The funny, unexpected and complicated path of Chinese identity in Ireland
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Ó Yu Ming go dtí TikTok: The funny, unexpected and complicated path of Chinese identity in Ireland

May 23rd 2021, 12:05 AM 32,324 Views 16 Comments

# the-good-information-project - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Opinion: How countries deal with China is a litmus test of their commitment to human rights
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Opinion: How countries deal with China is a litmus test of their commitment to human rights

May 22nd 2021, 6:30 PM 9,090 Views 90 Comments

The extent to which we protect and defend human rights tells us who we are as a society, writes Anthony Moore SC.

New poll shows deep distrust of Chinese government among Irish public
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New poll shows deep distrust of Chinese government among Irish public

May 22nd 2021, 12:05 AM 28,396 Views 107 Comments
  • The Ireland Thinks poll also found that 65% of respondents said they either distrust or strongly distrust the British government.

# the-good-information-project - Thursday 20 May, 2021

Open Newsroom: How should Ireland relate to China's rising power?
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Open Newsroom: How should Ireland relate to China's rising power?

May 20th 2021, 9:46 AM 6,931 Views 26 Comments

China is experiencing a seemingly unstoppable rise as a global superpower, how should Ireland approach issues like trade and human rights with this growing economy?

# the-good-information-project - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Ireland 'would benefit' from the EU-China investment deal (if it ever passes) - but what's in it?
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Ireland 'would benefit' from the EU-China investment deal (if it ever passes) - but what's in it?

May 19th 2021, 9:00 PM 10,767 Views 16 Comments
China is setting up its own version of GDPR - but how will it work in one of the most secretive countries in the world?
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China is setting up its own version of GDPR - but how will it work in one of the most secretive countries in the world?

May 19th 2021, 11:48 AM 12,411 Views 9 Comments

Observers say the new rules could give China stronger privacy protections than the US.

# the-good-information-project - Saturday 15 May, 2021

Poll: Would you like to see closer economic ties between China and Ireland?
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# Your Say

Poll: Would you like to see closer economic ties between China and Ireland?

May 15th 2021, 9:01 AM 48,596 Views 86 Comments

China is currently Ireland’s largest trading partner in Asia.

# the-good-information-project - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Open thread: How should Ireland engage with China's growing global influence?
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Open thread: How should Ireland engage with China's growing global influence?

May 12th 2021, 1:37 PM 7,922 Views 38 Comments

The Good Information Project will be looking at China this month and we want to know your questions about the emerging superpower.

# the-good-information-project - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Ireland-China relations: Where are we now and where is it going?
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Ireland-China relations: Where are we now and where is it going?

May 11th 2021, 9:00 PM 16,562 Views 45 Comments

The next part of The Good Information Project from The Journal will look at Ireland’s relationship with China.

Has the working week changed forever? Or will it be business as usual after the pandemic?
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# Tgip Round Up

Has the working week changed forever? Or will it be business as usual after the pandemic?

May 11th 2021, 6:00 PM 9,657 Views 4 Comments

For the past few weeks, The Good Information Project has been looking at the future of work after Covid-19.

# the-good-information-project - Sunday 9 May, 2021

New poll shows most office workers want to work from home 2 to 3 days per week post-pandemic
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# Ireland Thinks

New poll shows most office workers want to work from home 2 to 3 days per week post-pandemic

May 9th 2021, 9:00 PM 35,383 Views 36 Comments

The Ireland Thinks poll found 20% of those working from home do so in their bedrooms.

Are people actually leaving Dublin now that they can work remotely?
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Are people actually leaving Dublin now that they can work remotely?

May 9th 2021, 6:30 PM 61,869 Views 40 Comments

Estate agents are reporting an increased interest from Dublin dwellers looking to move out of the capital.

# the-good-information-project - Saturday 8 May, 2021

A tale of two lockdowns: how working life changed during the pandemic
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A tale of two lockdowns: how working life changed during the pandemic

May 8th 2021, 7:30 AM 9,292 Views 2 Comments

We spoke to two people with very different experiences of the pandemic. A delivery rider who has had a long winter on the streets of Dublin city centre, and a businessman who has changed his priorities.

# the-good-information-project - Thursday 6 May, 2021

The burnout generation: Anne Helen Petersen on the future of work
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The burnout generation: Anne Helen Petersen on the future of work

May 6th 2021, 2:34 PM 12,767 Views 4 Comments

Here, we tease out some of the issues that will need to be tackled as we face into the “new” normal of working after Covid-19.

# the-good-information-project - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

They made the biggest sacrifices - but what will work be like for people whose jobs never stopped during the pandemic?
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They made the biggest sacrifices - but what will work be like for people whose jobs never stopped during the pandemic?

May 4th 2021, 12:05 AM 49,547 Views 24 Comments
  • Covid-19 changed how many of us work - but a great many still had to go to their jobs right throughout the pandemic.
  • Some feel they've been given little reward for putting themselves at risk to keep the country going.
  • There are fears that in the new "flexible" world of work, it'll be harder to retain people in some key industries.

# the-good-information-project - Monday 3 May, 2021

Explainer: Ireland kind of has the right to disconnect - but how does it work?
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Explainer: Ireland kind of has the right to disconnect - but how does it work?

May 3rd 2021, 1:00 PM 21,317 Views 10 Comments

Workers can raise the matter with the Workplace Relations Commission.

# the-good-information-project - Sunday 2 May, 2021

'Your mammy brain and working woman brain should not be in the same room': Work and childcare after Covid
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'Your mammy brain and working woman brain should not be in the same room': Work and childcare after Covid

May 2nd 2021, 9:00 AM 23,659 Views 3 Comments

The Citizens Assembly has recommended a publicly-funded childcare model in future to address the high cost parents face.

# the-good-information-project - Saturday 1 May, 2021

'We're sometimes considered an afterthought': How people with disabilities see the post-Covid workplace
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'We're sometimes considered an afterthought': How people with disabilities see the post-Covid workplace

May 1st 2021, 1:00 PM 7,348 Views 2 Comments

“I wouldn’t like to see a world where people with disabilities feel they can only work from home.”

# the-good-information-project - Friday 30 April, 2021

Opinion: As we start thinking about what work will look like after Covid, it's a good time to look at Universal Basic Income
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Opinion: As we start thinking about what work will look like after Covid, it's a good time to look at Universal Basic Income

Apr 30th 2021, 7:00 AM 16,732 Views 25 Comments

Supporters argue that a basic income could help society to become more healthy, creative and encourage entrepreneurship.

# the-good-information-project - Thursday 29 April, 2021

'We have to let people know what they're missing': The man tasked with getting Dubliners back to their city
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'We have to let people know what they're missing': The man tasked with getting Dubliners back to their city

Apr 29th 2021, 12:05 AM 20,857 Views 27 Comments
  • Dublin city has been shaken by the pandemic but the man in charge of its recovery is hopeful for its future, writes Sean Murray.
  • In the short term, it'll mean more pedestrianised streets and outdoor dining this summer.
  • Greater appreciation and use of the public realm may be a welcome legacy of the pandemic, according to the council official.

# the-good-information-project - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Open Newsroom: What is the future of work after Covid-19?
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Open Newsroom: What is the future of work after Covid-19?

Apr 22nd 2021, 10:31 AM 6,130 Views 3 Comments

In this discussion journalists Christine Bohan, Sean Murray and Adam Daly answer your questions and explore their research into the future of work.

'None of us ever thought this would happen': How managers will have to re-learn how to do their jobs post-Covid
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# Work After Covid

'None of us ever thought this would happen': How managers will have to re-learn how to do their jobs post-Covid

Apr 22nd 2021, 12:05 AM 30,825 Views 13 Comments

“That Industrial Revolution idea of being in the same place for eight hours should be put aside now. That time is over.”

# the-good-information-project - Monday 19 April, 2021

'We are not at that point yet' - but when is a return to the office likely to happen?
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'We are not at that point yet' - but when is a return to the office likely to happen?

Updated Apr 19th 2021, 6:45 AM 38,970 Views 30 Comments

Whether or not you’ll be asked to return to the office – and how often – will likely vary from company to company.

# the-good-information-project - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Government says working 'will never be the same again' - here's its plan for what it will look like
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Government says working 'will never be the same again' - here's its plan for what it will look like

Apr 15th 2021, 9:30 PM 39,929 Views 28 Comments

The government’s National Remote Work Strategy says that remote working will be a “permanent feature” after Covid-19.

# the-good-information-project - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Open thread: How has Covid-19 changed the way you work?
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# The Good Information Project

Open thread: How has Covid-19 changed the way you work?

Apr 14th 2021, 9:00 AM 13,925 Views 30 Comments

We want to know how work has changed for you because of the pandemic and what you think should change in the aftermath of Covid-19.

# the-good-information-project - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Always on: Ireland has no specific legislation on remote working - but do we lag far behind the rest of Europe?
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Always on: Ireland has no specific legislation on remote working - but do we lag far behind the rest of Europe?

Apr 13th 2021, 7:00 PM 11,971 Views 5 Comments

The right to disconnect allows employees to switch off from work outside of normal working hours, including the right to not respond immediately to emails, telephone calls or other messages.

# the-good-information-project - Monday 12 April, 2021

The way we work has changed dramatically in the last year - but what will it look like after Covid?
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The way we work has changed dramatically in the last year - but what will it look like after Covid?

Apr 12th 2021, 9:00 PM 12,587 Views 12 Comments

The next part of The Good Information Project from The Journal will look at the working week after Covid-19.

Opinion: We need a greater connection between Brussels and Belfast
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Opinion: We need a greater connection between Brussels and Belfast

Apr 12th 2021, 7:00 PM 11,680 Views 17 Comments

It has often been said that Unionism has few friends globally. If the same is true in Brussels, it is largely down to the fact that the DUP rarely missed a chance to repeat pro-Brexit slogans

# the-good-information-project - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Quiz: Can you identify these Irish towns with shared placenames?
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# Shared Ireland

Quiz: Can you identify these Irish towns with shared placenames?

Apr 11th 2021, 10:00 PM 76,288 Views 19 Comments

For the eagle-eyed amongst you.

# the-good-information-project - Friday 9 April, 2021

Panel discussion: What future do young people want for Northern Ireland?
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Panel discussion: What future do young people want for Northern Ireland?

Apr 9th 2021, 12:45 PM 8,755 Views 3 Comments

THE GOOD FRIDAY generation were never supposed to know violence, but recent events show life in Northern Ireland is more complicated than that.