Taiwan marks 200 days without domestic Covid-19 infection

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Taiwan has reached 200 days without any domestically transmitted cases of Covid-19, underlining its success at keeping the virus under control as cases surge in other parts of the Läs mer…

Large Covid outbreak in China linked to Xinjiang forced labour

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; China’s largest coronavirus outbreak in months appears to have emerged in a factory in Xinjiang linked to forced labour and the government’s controversial policies towards Uighur residents. More than Läs mer…

Global Covid report: India passes 8m cases as Germany sees record infections

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; India’s confirmed number of coronavirus cases has surpassed 8 million, as concerns grew over the looming Hindu festival season. It is only the second country worldwide to confirm more Läs mer…

Man arrested after showering commuters with money from 30th-floor window

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Chinese police have arrested a man after he scattered a “heavenly rain of banknotes” on commuters from his apartment window while allegedly high on methamphetamine. Police said the 29-year-old Läs mer…

Eight charged in alleged Chinese plot to coerce family to return from US

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Eight people have been charged with conspiring to work on behalf of China’s government in a plot to coerce a Chinese family in the US to return to their Läs mer…

US senators seek to declare Uighur 'genocide’ by China in bipartisan push

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US senators have sought to declare that China is committing genocide against Uighurs and other Turkic-speaking Muslims, a step that could increase pressure on Beijing over the plight of Läs mer…

China loses trust internationally over coronavirus handling

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; YouGov-Cambridge Globalism Project shows most people believe China was not transparent Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage China appears to have comprehensively lost the international battle Läs mer…

Hong Kong activist detained while attempting to seek asylum at US consulate

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tony Chung, a 19-year-old Hong Kong activist on bail after his arrest on suspected national security offences, has been detained by authorities while attempting to seek asylum at the Läs mer…

China sanctions major US defence companies after arms sales to Taiwan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; China will sanction several major defence companies in retaliation for multibillion dollar US arms sales to Taiwan, the foreign ministry has announced. Lockheed Martin, Boeing Defense, Space & Security Läs mer…

Huawei: US asked for Meng Wanzhou's devices to be secured at arrest, court hears

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A Canadian police officer has testified about his arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou on a US extradition warrant, revealing that Washington had requested that data on her phone Läs mer…

Global coronavirus report: Italian police use tear gas to disperse anti-lockdown rally

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Police in Italy have fired tear gas to disperse angry crowds in the northern cities of Turin and Milan after protests against the latest round of anti-coronavirus restrictions flared Läs mer…

China tightens rules on US media outlets in 'reciprocal' move

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; China says decision was ‘necessary’ after the US declared several more Chinese media outlets to be ‘foreign missions’ China has tightened the rules on a number of US media Läs mer…

Jack Ma's Ant set for world's biggest flotation at £26bn

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Financial technology firm will list on Shanghai and Hong Kong stock markets in snub to US Chinese billionaire Jack Ma’s financial technology firm is aiming to raise more than Läs mer…

Genshin Impact: the video game that's slowly taking over the world

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Genshin Impact seems to have come from nowhere. A month ago nobody knew what it was; now ads for it are plastered all over the New York subway and Läs mer…

'Smart' male chastity device can be controlled by hackers, users warned

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The maker of a “smart” male chastity device has recommended using a screwdriver to break it open after warnings it can be locked remotely by hackers. The Bluetooth-controlled Cellmate Läs mer…

Behind China’s ‘pork miracle’: how technology is transforming rural hog farming

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The long read Behind China’s ‘pork miracle’: how technology is transforming rural hog farming Young pigs on a farm in Taizhou, Zhejiang province. Photograph: China Stringer Network/Reuters As Chinese Läs mer…

Negative views of China soar in western countries, poll finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Unfavourable views toward China have soared in the past year in the United States and many other advanced economies, according to a survey of 14 countries conducted by the Läs mer…