White House: 'great concern' over Covid origin 'misinformation' from China

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Joe Biden’s administration demands ‘robust and clear’ investigation as WHO team visits Wuhan The US wants a “robust and clear” international probe into the origins of the Covid-19 pandemic Läs mer…

Chinese bots had key role in debunked ballot video shared by Eric Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A Chinese bot network played a key role in spreading disinformation during and after the US election, including a debunked video of “ballot burning” shared by Eric Trump, a Läs mer…

China starts using anal swabs to test 'high-risk' people for Covid

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; China has begun using anal swabs to test those it considers to be at high risk of contracting Covid-19, state TV has reported. Officials took anal swabs from residents Läs mer…

Episode 1: Hong Kong's accidental pop star – podcast

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; It was the stuff of dreams: in 2013, Kashy Keegan was an unknown singer-songwriter in a sleepy English town when, out of nowhere, he became the voice of Hong Läs mer…

Let WHO experts meet Wuhan families, says coronavirus victim's son

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A relative of a coronavirus victim in China is demanding to meet a visiting World Health Organization team, saying it should speak to affected families who say their voices Läs mer…

HSBC denies taking political stance over China's crackdown in Hong Kong

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; HSBC’s chief executive has denied taking a political stance on China’s crackdown in Hong Kong, claiming the bank was not in a position to question police requests when it Läs mer…

Australian government MPs push for protectionism in China trade war

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A split has emerged within the Australian government, with members of the junior Coalition partner pushing protectionist policies as a way of “fighting fire with fire” in the trade Läs mer…

Wuhan doctor: China authorities stopped me sounding alarm on Covid

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A doctor from the Wuhan hospital hit hardest by the Covid-19 epidemic has said he and colleagues suspected the virus was highly transmissible in early January last year, weeks Läs mer…

Xi Jinping warns of 'new cold war' if US keeps up protectionism

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; China’s president, Xi Jinping, has sent out a warning to Joe Biden that he risks a new cold war if he continues with the protectionist policies of his predecessor, Läs mer…

Chinese vessels detained by Vanuatu, accused of fishing illegally

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Crew on two vessels face further investigation in Pacific nation, a month after similar incident in Palau Two Chinese fishing vessels have been detained by Vanuatu authorities amid allegations Läs mer…

India says its soldiers brawled with Chinese counterparts on border

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Indian and Chinese soldiers brawled last week along a disputed border, Indian officials have said, as a months-long standoff between the two countries continued. The clash in the Naku Läs mer…

The strange case of Alibaba's Jack Ma and his three-month vanishing act

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Wearing burgundy lipstick and a long peroxide wig, the diminutive entrepreneur who would soon become China’s richest man took to the stage and belted out Can You Feel the Läs mer…

'Touching fish' craze see China's youth find ways to laze amid '996' work culture

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; On the Chinese microblogging platform Weibo, enthusiastic slackers share their tips: fill up a thermos with whisky, do planks or stretches in the work pantry at regular intervals, drink Läs mer…