English letters removed from a Chinese kindergarten

Social problem 06/22/22, 08:57

A Twitter user, @TragedyInChina, posted a video on June 20 showing a policewoman trying to carve out all English letters on the world map in a kindergarten school. The female police officer is holding an iron rod with a blade attached to the head, which looks like a shovel. Her process of ...

Made-in-China warships ‘giving nightmares’ to Pakistan’s Navy

Tech 06/22/22, 07:36

Citing an analysis of Geopolitica, the EuraAisan Times reported that at least four F-22P Chinese frigates that Pakistani commissioned in July 2009 are “giving nightmares” to Pakistani Navy officers.  Di Valerio Fabbri, an American security expert for Geopolitica, said that the Pakistani Navy initially planned to place these frigates’ operations in ...

Lockdowns hurt famous shopping festival ‘618’

China 06/22/22, 07:34

JD.com is China's leading one-stop e-commerce platform. According to Economic Times, JD.com announced that in the "618" online shopping festival this year, the company's annual growth rate hit a new low of 10.3%, sharply down compared to 2021 with a growth of 27.7%. JD.com's report shows that the Chinese economy continues ...

Tide of layoffs returns to China’s most important manufacturing hub

China 06/22/22, 07:28

Stabilizing the economy seems arduous for the Chinese regime thus far, as the layoff tide revisits the country’s largest manufacturing center, the Pearl River Delta. As South China Morning Post reported on June 18, a migrant worker from Shenzhen named Xie Yifei said that his employer had given staff weekends off ...

First red alert issued for mountain torrents in Southern China

Disasters 06/22/22, 07:24

The Ministry of Water Resources and the China Meteorological Administration jointly issued the first red flash flood disaster warning this year at 6 pm on June 19. According to the warning, an orange alert is assigned for parts of western Zhejiang and northeastern Jiangxi, while a red one is for northeastern ...

Chinese live streaming stars vanish one after another

China 06/22/22, 07:14

Recently, many top live streaming personalities have left the stage one after another. Analysts believe that some of them left the spotlight because they might have touched the political taboo subject of the Chinese government. Beijing fears their influence so they suppress them.  Live streaming stars vanish one after another With the ...

Archeology: Over a thousand ancient tombs found in Yanyuan County, Sichuan

China 06/22/22, 07:06

According to the China News web, on June 18, at the Laolongtou site in Yanyuan County, Sichuan Province, archaeologists have uncovered more than 1,100 tombs dating from the late Shang Dynasty to the early Western Han Dynasty, as well as more than 5,000 additional artifacts. According to Tian Jianbo, the head ...

CCP infighting: Expert says corruption is an excuse to purge political foes

Corruption 06/22/22, 06:56

A handful of Chinese officials have been purged recently as the infighting within the communist party (CCP) is getting fiercer ahead of its 20th National Congress. According to an independent news outlet, infighting has occurred between the incumbent President Xi Jinping's factions and his opponents, particularly those loyal to former leader ...

The aftermath of Shanghai lockdown now exposed

Human Rights 06/22/22, 06:52

After two months of extreme lockdown, Shanghai is experiencing its aftermath.  China's financial hub has experienced a credit crunch, harsh business environment, supply chain disruption, foreign capital outflow, flight of talents, and rising unemployment. Citizens are in a traumatic situation, and the birth rate is falling. Infighting struggles within the government ...

23 people injured after huge explosion in Tianjin

Disasters 06/22/22, 04:43

The Baodi District Emergency Management Bureau in Tianjin, China, stated on June 21 that a gas explosion occurred in Baodi District, injuring 23 people. At 16:45 (Beijing time) on June 21, a large explosion occurred near the intersection between Beicheng East Road and Wusu Road in Baodi District, Tianjin. People near the ...

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 ...