Communist Party is outlawed in Ukraine, China is still silent

Ukraine 07/11/22, 08:31

A Ukrainian court on July 5 officially outlawed the Ukraine Communist Party and seized all of its assets, including the party’s facilities and state funds. Some analysts believe that the people of the former communist country realize the danger of communism. The court's ruling was in response to a lawsuit brought by ...

Chinese businesses and media celebrate Abe’s death

Japan 07/11/22, 08:30

Japan’s former prime minister Shinzo Abe died in hospital after he was shot at a political campaign event on July 8. World leaders and politicians offered condolences to Japan over the loss. Amid historical, complicated, and fraught relationships between China and Japan, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said his ...

Ukraine’s new move is a major blow to the Chinese Communist Party

Ukraine 07/09/22, 17:39

In the context of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, a Ukrainian court recently ordered a complete ban on the Communist Party of Ukraine and the confiscation of all its assets. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP), close to the Communist Party of Ukraine, has yet to give a response. Ukraine's Ukrinform newspaper reported that on ...

Japan reacts to recent ‘uninvited visits’ from China’s navy

Japan 07/03/22, 11:58

According to Japan's Defense Ministry's report, three Chinese navy ships were spotted sailing 80 miles northeast of Miyako Island and entering the disputed East China Sea on June 29.  Previously, Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) detected ships of The Chinese People Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) circling Japan for days since June ...

Chinese, Russian warships found operating near Japan

Russia 07/01/22, 03:43

According to the USNI News, a news outlet from the U.S. Naval Institute, Japan detected about ten warships from China and Russia sailing across its home islands recently. The Japanese Defense Ministry revealed last week that the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy and the Russian Pacific fleet sent two separate ...

Monopoly position: Pro-Beijing group target other countries’ rare earth companies

Corruption 06/30/22, 17:06

Mandiant, an American cybersecurity firm, has produced a study claiming that a Chinese regime-sponsored propaganda operation targets miners in the United States, Australia, and Canada via social media accounts. The accounts formed alliances to offer China a competitive advantage in hunting for rare earth resources. Mandiant discovered that a Chinese regime-led online group ...

U.S. blacklists 5 Chinese firms for allegedly helping Russian military

Russia 06/30/22, 03:37

Washington on June 28 included five Chinese companies on a trade blacklist for allegedly associating with the Russian military during the Ukraine war. The five Chinese firms the U.S. Commerce Department named were Connec Electronic Limited, King Pai Technology Company Limited, Sinno Electronics Company Limited, Winninc Electronic, and World Jetta (Hong ...

Aristocratic schools rush into Japan, attract China’s elite class

Japan 06/29/22, 03:09

Elite boarding schools with superb facilities are mushrooming across Japan. The second-generation wealthy from China is the target of these prestigious international schools as they try to attract students from Asian households. According to Bloomberg, British aristocratic schools Harrow, Rugby, and Malvern College in Japan are scheduled to enroll 3,000 students ...

Laos falls into China’s debt trap

Economy 06/28/22, 19:03

2022 is a challenging year for Laos. The country has fallen into the Chinese debt trap, following countries such as Sri Lanka and Pakistan.  At present, the rising public debt is a major worry for Laos.  According to the World Bank, the nation's public debt last year totaled 14.5 billion dollars, and ...