OPPO caught evading tax in India, other Chinese phone makers scrutinized

Morality 07/16/22, 08:53

The Indian government has accused the Chinese smartphone maker OPPO of evading tariffs in this country. Reuters reported that India's Directorate of Revenue Intelligence released an investigation result on July 13. It shows that OPPO has evaded customs duty worth nearly 44 billion rupees ($550 million). Indian investigators said they found evidence ...

Hainan: People swim across the river to escape strict quarantine

China 07/16/22, 08:19

According to China News, the Hainan Provincial Health Commission reported that on July 13, Hainan Province added three new cases of local asymptomatic infected people. Including two cases reported by Haikou City and one reported by Ding'an County. On July 13, Haidian Island, Haikou city, Hainan, continued to implement static management. ...

900 million Chinese people are experiencing a record high heat wave

Anomalies 07/16/22, 08:01

Extreme weather is hitting China again. ET reported that as of July 14, temperatures in different parts throughout the country are maintaining high levels for more than 30 days, affecting the lives of about 900 million people. The highest temperature measured at many hydro-meteorological stations exceeded 44 ° C (111.2 ° ...

China’s college graduates under pressure due to worst job market in decades

Education 07/16/22, 07:54

According to VOA News, more than 10 million college graduates are expected to flock to the job market in China this summer. However, many college students graduating this year have had difficulties finding jobs due to the government's ‘zero-COVID’ policy. China Employment Research Institute of Renmin University of China and Zhaopin ...

China’s GDP growth for the second quarter hits new low, missing expectations

Economy 07/16/22, 07:48

According to official data from China's National Bureau of Statistics, the country's economic growth rate in the second quarter only reached 0.4%, missing expectations.  June's industrial production is also below expectations, increasing by 3.9% year on year, under the 4.1% forecast. It is grim data for the second quarter due to strict ...

With current challenges and measures, can China produce their own chips?

Tech 07/16/22, 07:40

Semiconductors, also known as microchips or integrated circuits, are critical components of electronic devices ranging from computers to home appliances, medical equipment, and military systems. As the world's second-largest economy, China has recently experienced a global shortage of semiconductor computer chips and price increases. China is particularly hard hit right now. IC ...

Sichuan: flood reaches 3rd story: Many people swept away by flash floods

Disasters 07/15/22, 16:18

A flash flood occurred recently in Pingwu County, Mianyang City, Sichuan Province, China. CCTV reported that flash floods occurred in Pingwu County at 5 a.m. on July 12 due to severe rains in neighboring counties upstream, killing three people and leaving 15 missing. Yang, a Pingwu resident, told the Sound of Hope on July 14: "It rained ...

The more Shanghai refutes, the more public panic

Disasters 07/15/22, 03:03

According to Sina News, it has been said that all flights at Shanghai’s airport will be canceled. The local authorities immediately refuted the rumor. “First Financial Daily” announced on Weibo that as of 9:30 on July 13, 804 flights were canceled at Shanghai Pudong Airport, while Shanghai Hongqiao canceled 480 flights. ...