Archive for September 18th, 2021

Chinese embassy says opposes US, Australia interference

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

The Chinese embassy in Australia rejected on Friday s “unfounded accusations” against China made by the defence and foreign ministers of Australia and their US [...] » More

China forces children to study ‘Xi Thought’ before they learn education basics

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | ANI | 5:02 AM

At the tender age when students as young as seven are supposed to learn education basics, the Communist Party of China has decided to include “Xi Thought” in the [...] » More

Australia dismisses China ‘outbursts’ and flags plans for more US military on home soil

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | The Guardian | 5:02 AM

Australia has dismissed “outbursts” from China over its decision to develop nuclear-powered submarines and flagged plans for more US military deployments. The [...] » More

China reports highest single-day rise in Fujian’s Delta outbreak

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

China recorded the largest single-day leap in its rapidly growing Covid-19 outbreak on Thursday, with 61 new symptomatic cases including one in a previously unaffected city [...] » More

IMF chief denies altering World Bank report to appease China

IMF chief denies altering World Bank report to appease China

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday disputed an independent investigation which found that in her previous job at the World Bank, she pressed staff to alter a report [...] » More

China, France furious at new US security alliance with Australia, Britain

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | CNBC | 5:02 AM

America’s new security alliance with Australia and Britain was always likely to be greeted with fury by China, the unspoken target of Washington’s latest effort [...] » More

China extends tariff exemptions on 81 products from US

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

China will extend tariff exemptions for 81 products imported from the United States by seven months, the finance ministry said in a statement published on Thursday. China has [...] » More

With Australia-UK deal, Biden again shows China is paramount priority

With Australia-UK deal, Biden again shows China is paramount priority

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Forging a new three-way alliance with Britain and Australia to the anger of the French, US President Joe Biden has again made brutally clear his top international priority, [...] » More

China’s Tiangong astronauts return with vision of ‘new heights’ in space travel

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

China’s returning “space heroes” emerged from their capsule and waved to the waiting cameras after their successful re-entry on Friday after 90 days working [...] » More

At unfinished Evergrande apartments in central China, buyers seek answers

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

A steady stream of anxious apartment buyers flowed into the sales office of the Evergrande Oasis complex outside the city of Luoyang this week, seeking answers after [...] » More

Calls for global boycott of Hilton over hotel built on bulldozed mosque in Xinjiang

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 5:02 AM

A coalition of more than 40 advocacy groups have launched a global boycott of Hilton to pressure the hotel chain to cancel a project in China’s Xinjiang region, after [...] » More

Washington has a China fixation and France got in the way

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | CNN | 5:02 AM

The Biden administration justifies US policy on infrastructure, the economy and even on public services by the need to strengthen the country to better compete with China. [...] » More

China should consider vaccinating children aged under 12 against COVID-China CDC expert

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

China should consider inoculating children aged under 12 to further boost its vaccination drive, an expert at China’s disease control authority said on Thursday, as [...] » More

Marketmind: Evergrande worries? Not really

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

The troubles of over-indebted property giant China Evergrande may have been brewing for a long time but the muted reaction in markets internationally to the dramatic downturn [...] » More

China’s Tencent No Longer Among Global Top 10 Companies By Market Value

18-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

This is probably the first time since 2017 that a Chinese corporation has not been among the world’s top 10 list. Chinese tech giant, Tencent Holdings Limited has [...] » More