China’s Zhuque-2 rocket launch fails, loses 14 satellites

Anomalies 12/19/22, 18:59

China sent the Zhuque-2 rocket into space on Wednesday, December 14. The rocket was made by Beijing Blue Arrow Space Technology Co., Ltd, or Blue Arrow Space. As Zhuque-2 could not get into orbit, the 14 satellites it carried along were also lost.  Zhuque-2 is the world's first attempt to launch ...

China announces mobile apps crackdown

Anomalies 12/17/22, 16:44

The Chinese government has vowed to bring order to the mobile app sector in the latest grip on the already tightened mainland internet. As the South China Morning Post reported, the Cyberspace Administration of China, or CAC, said on Monday, December 12, that it will stop “online chaos” in app search, ...

China now bans wine, tea, foods from Taiwan despite WTO norms

Anomalies 12/15/22, 16:38

After banning aquatic products imported from Taiwan without warning a few days ago, China has now expanded the  ban to a batch of Taiwanese products, including the well-known Taiwan beer Kinmen sorghum. Liberty Times reported on December 11 that the General Administration of Customs of China has imposed a new ban ...

Canned peaches sell out in China’s new panic

Anomalies 12/15/22, 16:36

A new shopping frenzy is taking place in China as Beijing Finally modifies its hard-line “zero-COVID” policies. As Chinese media Xin Tan Ren reported, Chinese residents are emptying shelves of canned peaches, popularly seen in desserts and sweets, as they believe it can help them boost their immune system. Even pharmacies ...

Hong Kong exports face ‘a particularly miserable festive season’

Anomalies 12/15/22, 16:33

Hong Kong's manufacturing industry leader reported a sharp decline in exports as foreign clients trimmed or suspended orders during Christmas. Factories and exporters of everything from toys to home decor products, electronics goods, and children's pajamas are facing the most pessimistic outlook since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in ...

Jiang Zemin, shameful Chinese leader, dies at 96—report

Anomalies 11/30/22, 08:34

Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin, who has been notorious for crimes of genocide, has reportedly died in Shanghai on Wednesday afternoon November 30. Chinese state news agency Xinhua reported that Jiang, 96, died due to leukemia and multiple organ failure. Jiang Zemin had been rumored to be dead several times in the ...