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US, China accuse each other of coronavirus fear-mongering

US, China accuse each other of coronavirus fear-mongering

18-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The United States and China on Monday each demanded that the other stop smearing its reputation over the novel coronavirus as Donald Trump referred to the pathogen as the [...]
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China shows COVID-19 Coronavirus can be ‘stopped in its tracks’

18-Mar-2020 Intellasia | News.un.org | 6:02 AM

While more than 153,00 cases of the respiratory illness have been recorded globally as of Sunday, it is on the decline in China, demonstrating that the course of the outbreak [...]
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Coronavirus: global deaths and infections overtake those inside China

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Global deaths and infections from the coronavirus have surpassed those inside China for the first time since the beginning of the outbreak. Worldwide infections have grown to [...]
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China’s January-February coal output drops 6.3pct as coronavirus disrupts

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China’s coal output in the first two months of 2020 fell 6.3 percent from the same period a year earlier as the coronavirus outbreak stopped miners from getting back to [...]
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From China to the West: learn our lessons on containing the coronavirus pandemic

From China to the West: learn our lessons on containing the coronavirus pandemic

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

As China’s coronavirus crisis appears to wane and infections elsewhere in the world rise, the message from Beijing is that some countries in the West have been too slow [...]
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More of China’s local governments, companies resort to coupons to boost flagging consumer spending

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

More local governments in mainland China are relying on coupons and public appearances by officials at shops and restaurants to boost consumption, which has been hit hard by [...]
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Coronavirus: world faces ‘similar economic shocks’ to China as global lockdowns escalate

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A series of grim economic numbers from China have given the world a glimpse of what might lie ahead, as countries embark on draconian coronavirus containment measures. The [...]
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Beijing is promoting traditional medicine as a ‘Chinese solution’ to coronavirus. Not everyone is on board

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Xiong Qingzhen, a drone engineer in the central Chinese metropolis of Wuhan, spent more than two weeks in a makeshift hospital in February receiving treatment for Covid-19, [...]
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China discloses Q1 plunge in foreign trade

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

China’s Ministry of Commerce announced a double-digit downturn of the country’s foreign trade in January and February in the wake of the Wuhan coronavirus [...]
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16 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection reported on Chinese mainland

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

Among the 16 confirmed cases, 12 were imported from outside the mainland. The overall confirmed cases on the mainland had reached 80,860 by the end of Sunday, including 9,898 [...]
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Chinese tycoon Ren Zhiqiang goes missing after criticising Beijing’s response to coronavirus outbreak

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Friends of Ren Zhiqiang, the Chinese former property tycoon and outspoken critic of the Communist Party, are concerned about his whereabouts after losing contact with him for [...]
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Cambodia, China launch joint military exercise on anti-terrorism, humanitarian rescue

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

Cambodia and China launched the fourth joint drill on counter-terrorism and humanitarian rescue at the Techo Sen Chumkiri live-fire field in Cambodia’s southwestern [...]
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China’s economy skids as virus immobilises factory, consumer sectors

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China’s factory production plunged at the sharpest pace in three decades in the first two months of the year as the fast-spreading coronavirus and strict containment [...]
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Coronavirus: China’s central bank will use ‘variety of measures’ to cut loan costs for firms

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

China’s central bank on Sunday said it would use “a variety of measures” to bring down the cost of borrowing for companies that have been hit hard by the [...]
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ZTE says it has not been notified of alleged US bribery investigation

17-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

ZTE said it had not received any notice from US authorities after NBC News reported on Friday that the Chinese telecoms company was the subject of a new bribery [...]
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