Month: May 2021

China in the News: May 9, 2021

China rocket debris lands in ocean, draws NASA criticism Beijing: Remnants of China’s biggest rocket have landed in the Indian Ocean, with the bulk of its components destroyed upon re-entry into the Earth’s …Sydney Morning Herald2 hours ago China’s Long… Read More ›

China in the News: May 7, 2021

China retaliates: suspending its Strategic Economic Dialogue with Australia is symbolic, but still a big deal Beijing’s suspension of the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue sends a strong signal it is prepared to escalate tensions.The Conversation AU8 hours ago ‘No prospects’… Read More ›

China in the News: May 6, 2021

Daily news headlines about China from around the world (past 24 hours) Beijing suspends China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue China’s government has announced it is indefinitely suspending all activities under the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue – the first formal freeze of… Read More ›

China in the News: May 4, 2021

Daily news headlines about China from around the world (past 24 hours) Conflict with China a ‘high likelihood’, says top Australian general The former head of Australia’s special forces told his troops that we were already engaged in a “grey… Read More ›

China in the News: May 3, 2021

News headlines about China from around the world China under fire over ‘despicable’ act mocking Covid epicentre The post on Chinese website Weibo has sparked outrage, with some saying it lacks basic decency.Yahoo News Australia3 hours ago Communist Party of… Read More ›

China in the News: May 2, 2021

Daily news headlines about China from around the world (past 24 hours) Andrews government maintains secrecy on deal it signed with China The Andrews government will keep secret a deal it signed with Beijing aimed at fostering China’s government involvement… Read More ›

Asia in the News: May 1, 2021

Daily news headlines about Asia from around the world (past 24 hours) Asia – More employees want flexibility as small minority want a completely onsite work arrangement A majority of Asia’s workforce have expressed a desire for flexibility in where… Read More ›

China in the News: May 1, 2021

Daily news headlines about China from around the world (past 24 hours) The politics of standing up to Xi’s China The new Defence Minister, Peter Dutton, has been criticised for warmongering this week, and the government stands accused of trying… Read More ›