Seeking to break free from the CCP, India has plans for solar energy

Tech 12/23/21, 04:55

India is developing renewable energy to break the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) monopolistic control over the solar panel supply. As a result, major developers in India have started planning to produce solar panels for their country's demand.  Last month at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow, UK, Indian Prime Minister Narendra ...

China Telecom opposes U.S. revoking authorization, plans to continue some services

Tech 12/23/21, 04:18

China Telecom's United States unit announced Wednesday that it plans to keep offering some services in the United States in 2022. They made the decision regardless of U.S. regulators' revoking its authorization to operate telecommunications in the country, citing national security, Reuters reported. In October, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ...

Autonomous ‘killer robots’ could attack humans if left unchecked, experts warn

Tech 12/22/21, 16:10

Experts are warning about "Terminator" style "killer robots" with advanced artificial intelligence being developed by the world's superpowers, which if left uncontrolled would have the capacity to wipe out humanity, according to The Sun. Lethal autonomous weapons, or LAWS, have autonomy, meaning they are capable of attacking targets without being externally ...

Another famous American restaurant closed in China

China 12/22/21, 15:57

Element Fresh, an American-style restaurant chain based in Shanghai, China, has announced its closing of several stores due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Element Fresh made the announcement in a letter posted on its official website on Dec. 14. The company explained that its operations were seriously affected and ...

33 congressmen advise an entity linked to Chinese regime, report reveals

China 12/22/21, 15:26

A report reveals that 33 congressmen advise the Humpty Dumpty Institute (HDI) think tank associated with the counterpart Taihe Institute, which employs more than a dozen members of the Chinese communist regime. The Taihe Institute was involved in an August report discrediting the United States as a "failed country" for its ...

Huawei software update hides malicious code and self-destructs after task is done

China 12/22/21, 15:08

A Bloomberg investigative report said that Australian intelligence officials informed their American counterparts in 2012 that their country's telecommunications systems had been compromised. A software update downloaded from a Huawei device in this country contains malicious code.  The report said that nearly 20 former U.S. national security officials confirmed that they received relevant ...

People’s Daily articles reflect the CCP’s infighting

China 12/22/21, 04:57

Two recent articles from the People’s Daily have stirred up speculations of internal conflicts among the officials of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). On Dec. 9, People’s Daily released an article about reforming and opening-up policies that are contrary to current Chinese president Xi Jinping's line. It completely skipped mentioning Xi’s ...

European countries to lock down Christmas amid Omicron outbreaks

News 12/22/21, 04:37

European countries are set to shut down Christmas due to the rise of the Omicron variant. Countries across Europe are making unprecedented efforts to combat a new wave of COVID-19 infections triggered by Omicron's highly transmissible version. From Sunday, Dec. 19, all schools, universities, non-essential shops, pubs, and restaurants in Holland will ...

Canada consider banning Huawei from 5G networks

Tech 12/22/21, 01:31

As Canadian officials ensured an incoming ban of Huawei from 5G networks, Chinese Ambassador Cong Peiwu on Dec. 10 warned that the country would "pay a price" for the move. Last week, Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino said "a decision" on Huawei "is forthcoming."  "We have in place, and we'll continue to put ...

China’s tire industry raises prices as production costs increase

China 12/21/21, 20:32

The tire industry in mainland China is seeing a new wave of price increase this December.  According to CCTV Finance, this has been the tire industry's third round of concerted price hikes since the fourth quarter. Costs for tire products are rising at an estimated pace of 3%, and some companies ...

China: CCP impedes independent political candidates although affirms the opposite

China 12/21/21, 16:45

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) stated it has reached a “full-process people’s democracy,” but independent candidates alleged it was a plain lie. Chinese leader Xi Jinping on December 8th said the CCP always “respects and protects human rights” ahead of the Democracy Summit hosted by the U.S. Multiple CCP officials later ...

Evergrande officially defaulted, Chinese creditors file lawsuits

China 12/21/21, 16:19

China Evergrande, the former real state giant, is officially confirmed defaulted on Dec. 17th by credit rating agency Standard & Poor's Global as it failed to pay its bond payments earlier this month. S&P said Evergrande had requested the rating to be withdrawn following a downgrade to 'selective default'. Rating companies ...