China in the News: May 31, 2021

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Daily news headlines about China from around the world (past 24 hours)

Think again about China | TheHill – Now, every Chinese militarized rock in the South China Sea is a strategic defeat, and every Chinese bad loan to Africa is a debt trap. It is easy to understand why, …

Australian blogger on trial in China worried political tensions may impact outcome – Diplomatic ties between Australia and China have deteriorated sharply since Yang was detained in January 2019, with China imposing trade sanctions on some …

China’s cargo spacecraft docks with space station module – A Long March-7 Y3 rocket carrying the Tianzhou-2 cargo spacecraft blasts off from Wenchang on May 29, 2021 in Hainan province, China. (CNN) China’s cargo …

The rapid rise of ‘red tourism’ in China – Growing up in Guang’an, Zhang Yiwen always felt a closeness to late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping, who spent the first 15 years of his life in her …

China, deportation policy set to challenge Australia – Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison arrived in New Zealand on Sunday for annual talks with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern amid …

China calls for global action to stop big flows of pandemic-fuelled hot money – Chinese financial watchdogs have called for tougher international oversight to stop … Liang Tao, vice-chairman of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory ...

U.S. Experts Call on China to Allow More Inquiries Into Pandemic’s Origin – With new attention on the origins of the coronavirus, experts and officials on Sunday called on China to provide greater transparency and speed inquiries into …

China ‘not on influence mission’ in central and eastern Europe – Chinese foreign minister says cooperation with region pragmatic and focused on trade; After talks with counterparts from Serbia and Poland, Wang Yi to meet …

China forces pace of vaccinations with persuasion … and some cash – Early in March, when the Covid vaccination rate in the UK had reached 30% of the population, China’s top respiratory expert Zhong Nanshan revealed in a …

China thrashes Guam 7-0 to keep WCup dreams alive – Naturalized Brazil-born stars Elkeson and Alan helped China thrash Guam 7-0 in Suzhou on Sunday to keep its World Cup dreams …

In seeing China’s rise as a threat, the US is undermining globalisation – This is nowhere more true than in the case of the United States and its allies vs China. Analysis of the kind that commerce or foreign ministries of leading nations …

Seven wounded in personal ‘revenge’ attack in eastern China – Seven wounded in personal ‘revenge’ attack in eastern China. Police in Nanjing say stabbings and car ramming were in response to ‘relationship conflict’ …

Trump allies herald Biden investigation of Covid origins in China – “China has incredible and ethical scientists, many of whom in the early stages of the pandemic suspected that this was a lab leak. [A researcher at] the Wuhan …

Trump: China ‘Getting Away With Murder’ | KABC-AM – Just days after calling out China on Newsmax for having bought President Joe Biden and son Hunter, former President Donald Trump warned that the United …

Can Chinese military’s hip new propaganda strike chord with Generation Z? – Hi-tech advanced weaponry also calls for a more educated breed of recruit than in the past.

China Taps Support From Poland, Serbia After Frozen EU Deal – China and the European Union are partners, not competitors, and cooperation will help both sides, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told his Polish counterpart …

7 China Funds for Investors Wary of Internet Giants – Chinese stocks have fallen 6% over the last three months, dragged down as the … Barron’s screened Morningstar Direct for China-focused funds with at least …

Biden-Putin summit faces huge chasm, won’t divide Russia-China – Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said, “in developing China-Russia strategic cooperation, we see no limit, no forbidden zone and no ceiling …

Former Trump Official Says Chinese Scientists ‘Systemically Silenced’ By Gov’t—Here’s What He’s Talking About – In a Sunday morning appearance on NBC News’ Meet the Press, former Deputy National Security Advisor Matthew Pottinger said Chinese scientists have been …

As China census reveals falling fertility rate, PLA faces a challenge – New census showed 2020 fertility rate was 1.3 children per woman, below the level needed for a stable population.

China, Philippines swap protests over Manila-occupied island – MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines has demanded China withdraw its ships and fishing vessels from the vicinity of a Philippine-occupied island in the …

Philippines protests China’s ‘illegal’ South China Sea presence – Manila lodged the diplomatic protest on Friday over the”incessant deployment, prolonged presence, and illegal activities of Chinese maritime assets and fishing …

Philippines lodges protests against China’s sea presence – Beijing [China], May 30 (ANI): The Philippines has lodged protest against China’s continuing “illegal presence and activities” near Pag-asa Islands on Saturday.

Rapid appreciation of China’s yuan not sustainable, says former PBOC official – The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) on Friday set the midpoint rate of the yuan at 6.3858 per dollar, the strongest since May 2018. While China’s economy has …

China isn’t winning. The West Is forfeiting – The Wall Street Journal last week reported that three researchers from the Chinese Wuhan Institute of Virology were hospitalized in November 2019 with …

Can China keep relations with EU on course? – Can China keep relations with EU on course? The European Parliament’s decision to suspend ratification of an investment deal was a serious blow, but avenues …

How China went from late mover to serious contender in global space race – China sent its first astronaut into space in 2003, 10 years after the launch of its space programme and four decades after the former Soviet Union and the United …

China’s Tianzhou 2 cargo ship docks with space station – The Chinese cargo ship Tianzhou 2 has docked with the Tianhe space station core module, paving the way for a crewed mission. The crew is expected to travel …

China’s sci-tech development to focus more on self-reliance – BEIJING, May 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for accelerated efforts in building China into a leader in science …

US is chasing China’s tail on 5G – The global chip shortage and US sanctions against Chinese telecom equipment firms such as Huawei and ZTE have slowed China’s 5G buildout to some extent …

Has Kevin Rudd betrayed China-Australia relations?: Global Times editorial – According to BBC, Rudd said in an interview last Friday that countries should unite against China’s growing economic and geopolitical coercion or risk being …

Why has China been given such an easy ride over Covid19? – One senses a sneaking admiration among many of our political and business leaders for the Chinese model. Ross Clark 30 May 2021 • 12:45pm Ross Clark.

Growing wary of China, senators hope to beef up scrutiny of economic ties and offshoring – The U.S. Senate is considering a $250 billion legislative package that, at its core, invests in research and development as a way to counter the threat of Chinese …

Will mainland Chinese vaccine offer overcome Taiwanese scepticism? – Will mainland Chinese Covid-19 vaccine offer overcome Taiwan’s scepticism? A pro-Beijing school says a cultural body has offered to donate millions of doses, …

How China is taking a high-stakes bet on vaccine diplomacy in Latin America – China’s vaccine diplomacy seems to be hitting a home run in the most remote place from the homeland – at least for now. Globally, Latin America emerges as …

China-backed projects in Africa face fierce backlash from environmentalists – “There is no doubt that Chinese commercial actors … have tried to evade environmental requirements,” said Yun Sun, director of the China programme at the …

Preserve open space for China community – CentralMaine.com – Article 25 on China’s June ballot asks voters whether they would like to sell a 40-acre piece of town-owned property (tax map 63, lot 008). I propose that we keep …

Interview: China eyes deeper friendship with Egypt in new era: ambassador – CAIRO, May 30 (Xinhua) — “China and Egypt have always supported each … of friendship in the new era,” Chinese Ambassador to Egypt Liao Liqiang said in a …

‘No one in sight to match Nixon in US-China ties: former diplomat – America’s latest policies toward China will prove self-defeating, said Charles W. Freeman Jr. (Freeman), a former senior US diplomat who has witnessed the …

The $3bn bargain: how China dominates Pacific mining, logging and fishing – Guardian analysis of trade data has revealed that China received more than half the total tonnes of seafood, wood and minerals exported from the region in 2019, …

Box Office: ‘F9’ Falls 85% In China, Drops 52% Elsewhere – The film earned $20.76 million in China this weekend, a drop of 85% from last weekend’s $136 million launch. However, the Vin Diesel/John Cena film’s sharp …

China’s Sri Lankan port grab adds a pearl to its string – China’s shadow seems to loom dark over Sri Lanka whenever the Rajapaksa brothers—Mahinda and Gotabaya—win elections and come to power. Mahinda …

Studies Reveal China’s Dominant Position in High-Tech Minerals – Studies Reveal China’s Dominant Position in High-Tech Minerals. By John Xie. Updated May 30, 2021 12:45 PM.

Carbon-trading program may give China pricing power – China is also expected to gain strong pricing power, given its unprecedented efforts to cut carbon emissions, experts said on Sunday. “Carbon could become a …

First blind Chinese mountaineer climbs Mount Everest – The 46-year old Chinese Zhang Hong has scaled the tallest peak in the world from the Nepal side, becoming the first blind man in Asia and the third in the world …

621 million shots administered in China as usage of 3- dose vaccine expanded – The three-dose COVID-19 vaccine was jointly developed by the Institute of Microbiology of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and Anhui Zhifei Longcom …

Has China’s propaganda machinery taken over global media? – Even today, when India faces Chinese aggression in full blow, the compromised scholarship finds it painful to target China without reservations. When one …

Pakistan economic crisis intensifies as China refuses to provide debt relief – Islamabad has requested Beijing to forgive debt liabilities owed to China-funded energy projects established under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) …

Indian Navy’s First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Vikrant Catching Up To China – When she joins the fleet she will be a key component to India’s ability to face China’s growing naval capabilities. The Indian Navy has a strong tradition of carrier …

Guangdong in high gear to quash coronavirus outbreak – Southern Chinese province of Guangdong in high gear to quash coronavirus outbreak · Authorities ramp up screening for pathogen to contain cases as key ..

ETFs for Bond Investors Interested in China – Investors can also examine China bond-related exchange traded funds to get exposure to this market. Bonds issued by Chinese “policy banks,” which include …

China’s water quality improves in first four months – China’s water quality improved in the first four months of the year, according to a report issued by China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment. The report …

China to increase investments in Pakistan amid changing geopolitics – Pakistan highly values its relations with China despite disputes over debts and stalled building projects on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which is ...

US mask-making companies struggling to stay afloat as China floods the market with inexpensive gear – Chinese products are priced so low it’s hard for US companies to compete; At least three US companies halted production of surgical masks and gowns; Other …

East China’s inland town Caoxian becomes second largest e-commerce cluster in the country – The inland county has recently become a trending topic in China after a short video uploaded by a local influencer bragged about his hometown using China’s …

China’s Vaccine Diplomacy Hits A Hurdle In Nepal As It Insists On Signing Non-Disclosure Agreement: Report – In a hurdle for China’s vaccine diplomacy in Nepal, the former’s condition for signing of a non-disclosure agreement is said to have put the Nepalese government …

US dumping allegations over Chinese mask firms groundless, ungrateful: Chinese experts – By accusing Chinese firms of dumping masks in the US market, these US media outlets and politicians are “burning down a bridge after crossing it” given China’s …

US blacklists Chinese fishing fleet accused of working Indonesian fishermen to death” – It is also another example of the United States taking measures to address harmful fishing practices.” China’s use of forced labor has turned into a geopolitical …

Starting lineup of China against Guam at World Cup qualifier – SUZHOU, China, May 30 (Xinhua) — Following is the starting lineup of China against Guam at the 2022 World Cup Asian qualifier here on Sunday: Goalkeeper: …

Ambassador: China eyes deeper friendship with Egypt in new era – Chinese Ambassador to Egypt Liao Liqiang (1st L, Center) and Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed (2nd L, Center) attend a ceremony to mark the arrival of the …

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