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Beijing’s political influence activities in New Zealand have reached a critical level and is a threat to the country’s sovereignty, warns a report released by Canada’s intelligence service. Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) compiled the report based on views and…
On April 16, 2018, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security issued a ban on the Chinese company Zhongxing Telecommunications Equipment Corporation (ZTE), and collectively other companies of ZTE, stating that no American companies are allowed to…
The phenomenon of Chinese birth tourism has picked up in recent years as more and more Chinese women are looking to give birth to their babies in the U.S. This trend is witnessed across classes. Basically, anyone who can afford…
HONG KONG—Shark fins from endangered species including the giant, placid whale shark were found in a Singapore Airlines shipment to Hong Kong in May, highlighting the widespread challenges the Chinese territory faces in regulating the trade. The 980-kilogram (2,150-pound) shipment of assorted fins came from Colombo, Sri Lanka via Singapore. Singapore Airlines, which bans shark …
BEIJING—China will cut import tariffs on a range of consumer items including apparel, cosmetics, home appliances, and fitness products starting from July 1, the State Council, equivalent to the cabinet, said on May 30. The decision, which was announced after a state council meeting led by Chinese premier Li Keqiang, aims to further open China’s consumer market, the central government said in a statement. Import tariffs for …
BEIJING—The United States is pushing China to drop a ban on U.S. poultry imports as part of trade ...
Centuries ago, a ship sank in the Java Sea off the coast of Indonesia. The wooden hull disintegrated over time, leaving only a treasure trove of cargo. The ship had been carrying thousands of ceramics and luxury goods for trade,…
During German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to China this week, she met with the wife of a currently ...
BEIJING/HONG KONG—U.S.-based venture capital firm IDG Capital has fired a top investment manager in China, following leaked messages ...
OUAGADOUGOU/TAIPEI—Taiwan lost its second diplomatic ally in less than a month when Burkina Faso said on May 24 ...
President Donald Trump is on the move to punish China for the theft of intellectual property (IP). According to the Commission on the Theft of American Intellectual Property, the theft of IPs costs the U.S. up to $540 billion annually,…
A global expert on infrastructure says that China’s plan to crisscross half of the Earth with massive transportation and energy projects is environmentally the riskiest venture ever undertaken. Distinguished Professor William Laurance from James Cook University in Australia notes: “China…
Amidst Beijing’s ever-increasing military aggression, the United States has disinvited China from participating in an annual U.S.-led international ...
A US government employee in China reported experiencing a mysterious and “abnormal” sound that caused him to suffer from a mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI). A Wednesday, May 23, health warning emailed to American citizens from the consulate in Guangzhou, noted that the sensations the employee felt were “subtle and vague.” In the alert, U.S. Officials said that they currently do not …
BEIJING—Washington neared a deal to lift its ban on U.S. firms supplying Chinese telecoms firm ZTE, sources said on May 22. Meanwhile, Beijing announced tariff cuts on car imports, further easing trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies. The reprieve for ZTE, which was hit by a seven-year U.S. ban in April that had …
WASHINGTON—The United States formally complained to China after Chinese nationals pointed lasers at U.S. military aircraft near Djibouti in recent weeks, the Pentagon said on May 3, an account which China has denied. Djibouti, on the Horn of Africa, hosts a U.S. military base that is home to about 4,000 personnel, including special operations forces, and is …
The Chinese communist regime is taking extra efforts to increase its domestic soybean output this year amid an ongoing trade dispute with the United States. China is the world’s top buyer and consumer of soybeans, with most used to feed livestock. But Beijing announced on April 4 that it would levy a 25 percent tariff …
Russia recently issued a travel alert for citizens planning to visit China: there has been an outbreak of anthrax in central China. Russia’s daily newspaper Kommersant reported on May 2 that the country’s Consumer Protection and Public Welfare Supervision Bureau warned travelers to exercise caution if they are visiting areas of central China. China’s state-run …
BEIJING—A Chinese court has sentenced Sun Zhengcai, the former Communist Party boss of the southwestern city of Chongqing, to life in prison for corruption, state media said on May 8. Sun is the latest former senior official taken down in Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s war on graft. He admitted in April during an intermediate court …
BEIJING/SEOUL—North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited China and met Chinese leader Xi Jinping, state media of both countries said on May 8, their second encounter in two months in a flurry of diplomatic engagement that has eased tensions on the Korean peninsula. They met on May 7 and 8 in the coastal city of Dalian …

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