ChinaPolitics

'Enough is enough': China attacks US at Security Council

China on Thursday lashed out at the United States at a high-level UN meeting over its criticism on the coronavirus, with its envoy declaring, “Enough is enough!” Two days after President Donald Trump used his annual address to the General Assembly to attack…
ChinaSociety

EU companies sell surveillance technology to China

The International Amnesty warned yesterday that three European companies are selling surveillance technology to public security agencies in China that could contribute to the increase in human rights abuses in that country. The alert is based on an investigation by the…
ChinaPolitics

China promises “carbon neutrality” by 2060

Promise was made by President Xi Jinping at the UN Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged to reduce carbon emissions and achieve “carbon neutrality” before 2060. China is the largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world, but has taken over before the United…
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China decries US 'lie' over Xinjiang imports ban

Beijing hit back Wednesday at a US move to ban imports from China’s northwestern Xinjiang region over claims of forced labour, bemoaning a “fabricated lie” it says is intended to hurt Chinese business. The US House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly…
ChinaEconomy

Beijing's gambling campaign sparks race for casino cash

Fears of a new Beijing campaign against gambling outside the jurisdiction of the Interior, which will include Macau, sparked a race for deposits at casinos and gambling companies, also known as junkets. According to an article published yesterday by the Reuters news…
ChinaEconomy

Research hub unveiled in Yangpu District

The YSP research hub on Yangshupu Road in Yangpu District, which used to be an iconic old industrial area, has been unveiled to facilitate the district’s innovation and transformation. Invested by Zaojiu, a TED-like platform, the research hub is expected to introduce…
ChinaPolitics

New York police officer charged with spying for China

US authorities have charged a New York police officer with espionage, accusing him of gathering information about the city’s Tibetan community for the Chinese government. The officer, who worked at a station in the Queens section of the city, was directed by…
ChinaSociety

China launches new satellite to monitor ocean environment

China on Monday sent a new ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China. A Long March-4B rocket carrying the Haiyang-2C (HY-2C) satellite took off at 1:40 p.m. (Beijing Time), according to the launch center. The…