Is Beijing trying to bring China back to the planned economy?

Trending 09/07/22, 16:35

From January to July, of the top 10 real estate companies purchasing land in major cities in China, 80% were state-owned enterprises. The same trend is also occurring in other industries. A typical example is the steel industry. Analysts believe this is not only a sign of “the public sector ...

Shocking images of Sichuan earthquake

Trending 09/07/22, 15:10

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake occurred in Luding County, Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province on September 5. As of 9pm on September 6, the earthquake had killed 74 people. Many videos of the earthquake went viral, terrifying some. Many people were injured by falling rocks and collapsed houses, livestock such as ...

Chinese netizens spreading: ‘Time-travel sampling swabs’

Trending 09/07/22, 14:00

On September 6, when residents in Chengdu, Sichuan, China took a nucleic acid test, they discovered that the production date of the cotton swabs was September 9, according to Hexun News, prompting netizens to scoff that swabs can time travel. Some netizens revealed that there were flies in the test ...

Chengdu residents: The virus is not scary, the government is

Trending 09/06/22, 16:18

Since the CCP announced the date of the 20th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party, pandemic outbreaks have occurred in many Chinese cities, causing lockdown after lockdown. Among them, Chengdu, which received the most attention, originally planned to end the lockdown and control measures under the "stay at home ...

People prevented from running outside to avoid the earthquake

Disasters 09/06/22, 15:44

Many places in Sichuan are being locked down or restricted and people can't go out due to the implementation of the zero-COVID policy. At noon on September 5, Sichuan had a 6.8-magnitude earthquake in Luding District. Netizens said that pandemic prevention staff stopped people from running out to avoid the ...

August Shanghai, September Beijing: Severe hail and thunderstorms

China 09/06/22, 15:18

At about 6:30 pm on September 4, hail fell on Changping District, Chaoyang District and many other places in Beijing. At one point, the Beijing weather bureau issued a yellow warning for hail and lightning; a blue warning for strong winds, attracting concern. Twitter user @ooeieiwyy posted a video of the ...

Experts identify the meaning behind Huawei CEO’s internal memo

Trending 09/06/22, 15:00

According to a report by Chinese media NetEase, Huawei's CEO Ren Zhengfei recently warned that Huawei should change its business thinking and policies and "take survival as the main credo" to ensure that it can weather the crisis over the next three years. Ren's admission caused heated discussions on the ...

Experts: Pull Your Money Out of China Immediately

Trending 09/06/22, 13:48

Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass warned that anyone holding any investments in China should take them out immediately, or they could risk losing everything. Bass, founder and chief investment officer of Hayman Capital Management, said, “Not only is the Chinese economy in a precarious position, if its increasingly aggressive stance toward ...

Philippines would support US in case Chinese regime invades Taiwan

China 09/06/22, 13:15

Philippine Ambassador to the U.S. José Manuel Romualdez announced that the Philippines will allow the American military to its bases in the event of a conflict with Taiwan "If it is important for us, for our own security," the ambassador added. Romualdez, who has family ties to President Ferdinand Marcos Jr.,  ...

Wuhan: protests to end lockdown, special police use batons to beat residents

China 09/05/22, 17:17

On September 3, residents of several communities in Panlong, Huangpi District, Wuhan City, the capital of China's Hubei Province gathered at the entrance to ask the government to end the lockdown. As a result, the government dispatched many special police officers swinging batons and beating people, and many were arrested. According ...