Hollywood-China box office market has collapsed in 2021, US share less than 10%

China 08/30/21, 04:19

Hollywood's share of China's box office has allegedly plummeted to less than 10%, in a drastic shift for the big studios, as Beijing strengthens its domestic movie industry while continuing to prevent major Hollywood movies from playing in Chinese theaters. Hollywood has struggled to retain its customary dominance in the Chinese ...

US halts imports of solar panels made with possible slave labor in China

China 08/28/21, 18:39

U.S. Customs has begun halting the entry of Chinese-made solar panels into the country after strong indications that they are being built with slave labor. The measures adopted by the customs authorities come after the Customs and Border Protection Agency (CBP) enacted in June an import ban on solar products containing ...

Major baby trafficking network denounced in China

China 08/27/21, 20:26

A huge baby trafficking network is still operating in mainland China even though investigators denounced it a year ago. A criminal organization comprising of at least 100 operators across several provinces, and Weifang city hospitals were at large on Aug. 26. This was despite volunteer investigator Shangguan Zhengyi's efforts to shut ...

Beijing censorship targets Hong Kong’s film, television industries

China 08/24/21, 23:09

A new controversial bill will soon be debated in the Legislative Council of Hong Kong. It punishes anyone who shows films or television programs that encourage dissent. Broadcasters could be jailed for up to three years and fined $128,000, for publicly transmitting content that contradicts the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP's) so-called ...

Kamala Harris’ trip to Asia prompts derision from Chinese communist regime

China 08/24/21, 16:29

Vice President Kamala Harris' trip to Singapore and Vietnam prompted the Chinese Communist regime to issue derisive comments based on the recent U.S. hasty exit from Afghanistan.   The Global Times media, acting as a mouthpiece of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), laughed at Harris' attempts to garner support from small Asian ...

VP Harris criticizes CCP’s intimidation in South China Sea

China 08/24/21, 16:04

Vice President Kamala Harris accused Beijing of using coercion and intimidation to support illegal claims in the South China Sea on Tuesday, Aug. 24. Harris criticized the Chinese regime during a trip to Southeast Asia, which she described as crucial to U.S. security. Harris' seven-day journey to Singapore and Vietnam, only ...

Hezbollah terrorists send oil to Lebanon despite US ban

Middle East 08/23/21, 16:17

After the heavy blow received by the United States with the fall of Afghanistan into the hands of the Taliban, the terrorist group Hezbollah announced the first shipment of an Iranian oil tanker to Lebanon, to be followed by others.  This shipment implies a challenge to the bans imposed by the ...

Chinese regime taunts Taiwan with military drills near island

China 08/17/21, 22:39

Beijing launched new air and sea attack drills near Taiwan to intimidate the breakaway province on Aug. 16. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) deployed warships, fighter jets, and anti-submarine aircraft southwest and southeast of the island. The order came in response to what the CCP calls "external interference and provocations by ...