A mercenary society and how it has jeopardised civilisation

22 August 2017 | General News

Prof Zheng Yongnian, Director of the East Asian Institute at NUS pointed out that although China has developed rapidly into the world's second largest economy, it has become a mercenary society where people are faced with unprecedented uncertainty. Prof Zheng believes one attributing factor is that the government has neglected society building amid its indiscriminate focus on economic growth.