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Henan, China: Severe fire kills 38 people

Trending 11/25/22, 14:22

On the afternoon of November 21, a fire broke out at a factory in Anyang city, Henan province, central China. The fire burned for seven hours before being extinguished. As of 10 a.m. on November 22, the search and rescue work ended and least 38 people died. Xinhua News Agency reported ...

Apple and the consequences of partnering with the Chinese regime

Tech 11/16/22, 20:26

Images of people escaping from a factory facility in China at the end of October swept the world. Workers jumping over fences and fleeing cross-country or walking along roadsides to escape the harsh working conditions and quarantine measures put one of the most emblematic companies of these times, Apple, in ...

China’s fierce build-up in the South China Sea revealed in latest photos

Uncategorized 10/31/22, 18:52

There are now high-resolution and detailed images of the artificial islands that China has built in the Spratly Islands, South China Sea. The areas are claimed by China and other neighboring countries, including Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam. The images show the complexity of China's radar installations, airfields, naval gun emplacements, ...

Data shows: China loses steam in manufacturing, and export

Economy 10/24/22, 14:07

CNBC reported from transport economics firm MDS Transmodal that China’s status as the world’s factory has weakened while neighboring nations arise. Data shows that China has lost its share of global exports of consumer goods. Compared to 2016, the country’s market share in clothing and accessories, footwear, furniture, travel goods, and ...

Sales of cheap TV’s and the world of the poor in China

Uncategorized 10/09/22, 15:21

A blog about poverty in China is recently catching widespread attention as it shows the reality of how different ordinary life in the country is for those of lesser income. Writer Xiaoyu visited online shopping platforms and found that cheap televisions for under $28 (200 yuan) are being sold out fast, ...

China’s semi-conductor chip sector mired in corruption probes

Uncategorized 10/06/22, 09:46

Gao Songtao is the former vice-president of government fund manager Sino IC Capital—an investment firm in the chip industry. He went missing in July, a sign that a storm was brewing. Gao was one of the first CEOs accused of corruption in a crackdown by the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection ...

Chinese and Russian warships entered US waters

Japan 09/30/22, 13:29

Days ago, the media reported that on September 19, a formation of Chinese and Russian-flagged warships sailed into US territorial waters near Alaska, in the Bering Sea. A U.S. Navy patrol ship, a 400-foot cruiser named Kimball, discovered three Chinese naval vessels and four Russian naval vessels sailing 85 miles north ...