A mysterious explosion at the China Satellite Launch Center, satellite image

Insights 06/21/22, 13:27

According to SpaceNews, data from satellite images shows that China's Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center experienced an explosion last year. Chinese media did not report on the incident. Harry Stranger, a space enthusiast, was studying satellite images from Airbus and CNES and suddenly discovered an explosion at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China. ...

China’s import of Russian oil soars 55%, Russia again top oil supplier

Energy 06/21/22, 08:16

China's oil import from Russia jumped 55% from a year earlier in May, helping Russia pass Saudi Arabia and regain China's top oil supplier after 19 months.  Data from the Chinese General Administration of Customs show that China imported nearly 8.5 million tonnes from Russia in May.  Reuters reported that the discount ...

China’s Belt and Road Initiative will eventually fail: Expert

Opinion 06/21/22, 08:10

Commenting on the fate of China's Belt and Road Initiative, current affairs commentator Wang He told Chinese media Da Ji Yuan on June 17 that the Belt and Road Initiative project would eventually fail. Wang gave three reasons to support his statement. First, China's Belt and Road Initiative causes many problems ...

Former Chinese Finance Minister says improper lockdown damages economy

Economy 06/21/22, 08:04

The epidemic outbreak in Shanghai, Beijing, and other places since March had caused a significant impact on the mainland economy. But China's current pandemic control policy is a “tragedy of the commons” phenomenon. The current method isn’t practical in balancing between controlling the pandemic and maintaining economic growth. That are remarks ...

Zambia becomes China’s next big debtor after joining Belt and Road

Economy 06/21/22, 07:53

Zambia is being considered the next victim of China's Belt and Road. According to the South China Morning Post, this country has suffered a financial crisis, with foreign debts as high as 17.3 billion US dollars, and China is the first creditor.  Zambia has approved many investment projects from China's Belt ...

Severe floods in Guangxi have affected over 2 million people

Disasters 06/21/22, 07:51

Since early June, Guangxi has faced consecutive heavy rains, causing flooding in many places. China’s Ministry of Emergency Management reported on June 18, 14 cities, 110 counties, and over two million people were affected. Nearly 150,000 people were relocated urgently and about 300,000 people needed emergency support.  As reported by Xinhua, heavy ...

Tornado wreaks havoc in Guangdong

Disasters 06/21/22, 07:41

At about 7 am on June 19, a tornado occurred in Dali, Nanhai District, Foshan city, Guangdong province. The local meteorological department verifies that this was a small-scale tornado with a level 5 gust. A video shows the tornado's force sending objects and debris flying into the air leaving damage in its ...

Chinese regime wants to steal two key oceans: Expert

Opinion 06/21/22, 07:39

Before the world could realize it, China has expanded its influence over the two most critical oceans globally, the Indian and the Pacific. As researcher and essayist John Mac Ghlionn stated in a column for Chinese media Da Ji Yuan, China has “stole[n] two of the world’s most important oceans.”  Like ...

Did China’s giant telescope really detect alien signals?

Tech 06/21/22, 07:21

As reported by Bloomberg, Chinese official media “Science and Technology Daily” recently presented that its telescope “Sky Eye” received some cosmic signals suspected of coming from alien civilizations. This claim has caused great concern among scientists and researchers worldwide. Some researchers refuted the claim, and the reports and posts about the discovery ...

Chinese social insecurity escalated, residents seek to escape

Social problem 06/21/22, 07:10

An increasing number of young Chinese elites have recently sought new opportunities for their families in another country. Their destinations vary, but they all are hoping to leave as soon as possible. Pressures of life in China from high housing prices, fierce employment competition, lack of work-life balance to Covid ...

Shanghai lockdown consequences lead to big chaos in China

China 06/21/22, 07:07

After a two-month lockdown unseen in a century, Shanghai lifted its lockdown on June 1. However, the lives of its people, the stagnating operation of companies, and the fleeing of foreign capital may mean the city of Shanghai will never be the same again. The already fragile credit system of Chinese ...