Canada’s new bill protects cybersecurity from Chinese telecoms

Canada 06/18/22, 01:47

To protect the telecommunications system from cyber attacks, the Canadian federal government introduced a new bill. The bill will also ban Chinese telecom giants Huawei and ZTE from the country's 4G and 5G networks. On June 14, according to The Epoch Times, Marco Mendicino, Canada's Public Safety Minister, presented Bill C-26 ...

Chinese loans contribute to Pakistan’s lengthy power cuts

Pakistan 06/17/22, 00:14

As the Pakistan government struggles to pay debts owed to Chinese electricity providers, they must endure daily blackouts. Amid an economic crisis, life and business have become more arduous. According to Nikkei Asia, while some areas in Pakistan endure 8 hours of power cut per day, the worst-hit areas only have ...

Ukraine President calls on nations to support Taiwan against China’s threat

China 06/15/22, 01:09

Columnist Josh Rogin of the Washington Post on June 11, wrote that Ukrainian President Zelensky called on Asian countries to support Taiwan in face of growing aggression from Beijing. Speaking via video at the 19th Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, Ukraine's President answered a question from Rokin about how to respond to ...

Belt and Road Initiative: retreat from Russia, focus on Central Asia

Russia 06/15/22, 00:50

According to analysts, because of the changing geopolitical issues, China would divert its infrastructure and investment program away from its close peer Russia and focus more on Central Asian countries. The Washington Post reported on June 2 that Moscow has been pushing for Beijing to fulfill its "no limits" partnership promises ...

China: the world’s largest electricity producer continues to import Russian electricity

Russia 06/12/22, 02:06

According to statista.com, China is the world's largest electricity producer so far, with nearly 7.8 trillion  kilowatt-hours generated in 2020.  However, due to the economy's rapid growth, the amount of electricity available is insufficient to fulfill manufacturing demands. The electricity consumption in China was about 8.31 trillion kilowatt-hours in 2021, a year-on-year ...

Beijing remains reluctant to Sri Lanka’s loan request help

Sri Lanka 06/11/22, 02:14

As Taiwan Newtalk said on June 6, Sri Lanka is currently in a serious economic crisis; President Gotabaya Rajapaksa wants China to help with the debt burden. Speaking at a press conference on June 8, the Chinese Foreign Ministry made remarks regarding Sri Lanka's request. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian said ...