Xi urgently calls to stabilize foreign investment and Li Keqiang spoke on same day

China 05/22/22, 09:30

In two separate conferences held this week on May 18 and 19, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for stabilizing foreign investment while Chinese Premier Li Keqiang stressed the importance of strengthening economic confidence upon current uncertainties. The strict Zero Covid policy has dragged the country's economy down for months, and services ...

U.K. stops economic aid for China as part of a new foreign policy strategy

China 05/22/22, 08:57

The British government launched a new international development strategy on May 16. The following day, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Kwasi Kwarteng said the U.K. would bring 16 million dollars of Official Development Assistance (ODA) funding in China to an end. On May 17, Kwarteng tweeted, ...

63 top leaders of Liaoning’s small and medium-sized banks investigated

China 05/21/22, 04:25

According to the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission report, Liaoning authorities have investigated 63 top leaders of small and medium-sized banks. Apollo News reported that the province only has 76 banks of this size across the region. These alleged leaders all have a significant influence on Liaoning’s financial system. Apollo reported ...

China: 60,000 armed police enter Beijing amid COVID outbreak

Insights 05/21/22, 04:22

The highly contagious Omicron variant has triggered a Covid outbreak in Beijing. As a result, this impacts China's government and its citizens. According to Taiwanese media Sanlin TV on May 17, around 60,000 armed police officers have been stationed in Beijing within the past two weeks. The media’s commentators said the ...

British government funds London Police Academy to train Chinese police

China 05/21/22, 04:20

A British non-governmental organization on May 17 revealed that the British government indirectly funded the Chinese regime’s crackdown in Xinjiang. The British NGO ‘Freedom from Torture report pointed out that the London Police College (LPC) cooperates with eight Chinese police Academies. Many of these institutions are involved in implementing Beijing’s high-pressure ...

Worrying about sanctions, China bars CCP elites from holding overseas assets

China 05/21/22, 04:03

China barred CCP elites from holding overseas assets after the West punished Russia with sanctions. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) takes preventive measures to insulate its senior officials from potential sanctions from the U.S. and Europe. The Wall Street Journal, on May 19, citing sources, revealed that the CCP issued an internal ...

U.S. charges five Chinese with spying

China 05/20/22, 08:19

On Wednesday, a U.S. citizen and four Chinese Ministry of State Security (MSS) officials were charged with conspiracy and other offenses linked to espionage. Wang Shujun, 73, of Queens, New York; Feng He, as known as Boss He, Ming Li as known as Elder Tang and Little Li, are from Guangdong. ...

4 Chinese military planes enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

Tech 05/20/22, 08:14

Taiwan News reported on May 19 that four Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone, marking the 13th intrusion this month. Taiwan's National Defense Ministry (MND) said, on May 18, 2 People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) Shenyang J-16 fighter jets, 1 Shaanxi Y-8 reconnaissance plane, and 1 Shaanxi ...

U.S. to send 4 unmanned surface ships to RIMPAC 2022, China stays uninvited

Tech 05/20/22, 03:35

According to the USNI News, the San Diego Naval Base will send four unmanned surface vessels or USVs to Hawaii this summer to participate in the world's largest naval warfare exercise, RIMPAC 2022. This plan is to improve the integrity between unmanned and manned Navy forces. Considering from a command-and-control perspective, these ...

The U.S. and Japan committed to jointly detering China at Tokyo summit

China 05/19/22, 10:21

According to Nikkei Asia, Japan and the U.S. have worked on the wording of a joint statement for a Tokyo summit meeting on Monday. The two countries will announce a cooperation policy to "deter and respond to" China's activities in the Indo-Pacific region. In the joint statement, the U.S. will reaffirm ...

Four CCP officials died suddenly within two weeks

China 05/19/22, 10:11

According to Da Ji Yuan, from April 27 to May 11, four CCP officials suddenly died, most of them under 60. Since January 2021, more than 40 unnatural deaths of CCP officials have been publicly reported. The high-ranking officials' death includes:Gao Wei, Beijing Shijitan Hospital Vice President, died at 43Liu Yabin, ...