Alleged bribery cases linked to Henan rural banks that freeze accounts

Economy 06/11/22, 02:54

Many depositors in mainland China have been living in dismay after several rural banks suddenly freeze their accounts. Upon further digging into past reports, Chinese media Xin Tang Ren found alleged links between corrupted officials and leadership behind the problematic banks. In a report on June 8, the outlet said that ...

An interim provision possibly prevents Xi Jinping from being re-elected

China 06/09/22, 23:45

As the 20th National Congress approaches, Chinese social and media platforms have indicated many signals showing the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)’s infighting. These signals indicate that Xi Jinping’s political rivals continue to challenge Xi’s re-election in the third term.  A Twitter post of Cai Xia, a retired professor at the Central Committee’s ...

Xi Jinping replaces Xinhua News Agency chief ahead China’s National Congress

China 06/09/22, 23:44

China’s President Xi Jinping has appointed a new president for Xinhua News Agency, as he is trying to grasp the control of the Chinese Communist Party’s mouthpiece ahead of its 20th National Congress. Xinhua reported that the State Council, or China's cabinet, announced the appointment on June 7. According to the announcement, ...

U.S says China fabricated U.S. diplomat’s Xinjiang remarks

Human Rights 06/09/22, 09:05

Last week, China regime’s media cited an anonymous source claiming that two U.S. diplomats said that Washington knows there are no human rights violations in Xinjiang. On June 7, the U.S. hit back against this statement, saying China had fabricated the remarks of U.S. diplomats. A spokesman for the U.S. embassy ...

Beijing secretly builds naval base in Cambodia: Western officials

China 06/09/22, 08:52

On June 6, The Washington Post cited Western officials saying that Beijing is secretly building a military base on the northern part of Cambodia’s Ream Naval Base on the Gulf of Thailand. They noted that the Chinese army would exclusively use the base. A Beijing official told the Post that the ...

Satellite image: Chinese military builds air defense bases in Fujian

Tech 06/08/22, 23:54

The Chinese People's Liberation Army is building several air defense bases in Fujian province. Military experts believe these defense facilities are built in response to Taiwan's additional purchase of the cruise missiles, with a range up to mainland China. Taiwan's United News Network on June 6 published a satellite image from ...

New regulation analysis: China encouraging people to denounce each other

In-depth Reports 06/08/22, 16:53

The Chinese government has just introduced a new regulation, encouraging the public to report acts that "endanger national security." Experts have offered much analysis on the reasons behind the new regulation. China's State Security Ministry published a regulation on June 6 entitled: "Measures to reward citizens for reporting behavior that endangers ...

Hubei Bank chairman sacked, Huishang Bank’s former leader jailed

Economy 06/06/22, 23:50

Many Chinese bank executives continue to fall from their positions as they are investigated for corruption. Early this week, Chen Dalin, chairman of Hubei Bank Corporation, was sacked. He was also a former secretary of the Chinese Communist Party unit at the bank. The Paper citing the Hubei Provincial Commission for Discipline ...

How did China become the world’s No.1 Intellectual Property thief?

Tech 06/06/22, 06:17

$600 billion, do you have any idea of what one could do with that huge amount of money? In May 2022, Ukrainian President Zelensky estimated that it would take roughly $600 billion to rebuild his country from the pile of debris left after the war, reported The Wall Street Journal. ...