China News

Foxnews | May 22, 2019

Pope Francis is urging China's divided Catholic community to come together in communion, as he seeks to heal decades of estrangement following a landmark deal with Beijing over bishop nominations.

Time | May 22, 2019

A new report says thousands of North Korean women and girls are being forced to into marriages and sex slavery in China.
An investigation by London-based non-profit Korea Future Initiative (KFI) conducted first-hand interviews over two years with 45 survivors and victims of sexual violence.
KFI claims that although North Korean refugees have long been susceptible to human trafficking due to the dire situation in their homeland, the problem has become worse in recent years due to a “voracious appetite...

Guardian | May 22, 2019

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including the latest on the US-China trade war and new UK inflation figures

Time | May 22, 2019

Malaysia plans to send non-recyclable plastic back to the countries that sent it to there, said its environment minister on Tuesday.
“Developed countries must be responsible in what they send out,” Yeo Bee Yin, Malaysia’s minister of energy, technology, science, climate change and environment told Reuters. She added that some of the waste sent to Malaysia was in contravention of the Basel Convention, an...

Time | May 22, 2019

Two years after their quiet departure from Hong Kong, two political activists from the semiautonomous region of China have come forward to say that they are under refugee protection in Germany.
Ray Wong, 25, and Alan Li, 27, faced rioting charges for their roles in a protest that turned into a violent overnight clash with police in February 2016, but the pair jumped bail and fled to Germany in...

New York Times | May 21, 2019

Can China survive without American chips?

New York Times | May 21, 2019

Can China survive without American chips?

New York Times | May 21, 2019

The activists faced charges related to a 2016 street brawl. Germany’s move is a growing recognition of the erosion of individual freedoms in Hong Kong.

New York Times | May 21, 2019

China is heavily reliant on imported computer chips, despite efforts to develop its own semiconductor industry.

New York Times | May 21, 2019

The moves could hamstring the Chinese tech giant, escalating a cold war between China and the United States over technology and trade.

Guardian | May 21, 2019

While many farmers suffer through the trade war with China, US garlic growers benefit because they rely on domestic salesUnlike millions of other US farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered Donald Trump’s latest economic attack accordingly.Sales of California-grown garlic are now increasing after decades of losing ground to cheaper Chinese imports. Sales are poised to get even better as Chinese garlic faces even higher tariffs, with no end to the trade war in sight.

New York Times | May 21, 2019

The activists faced charges related to a 2016 street brawl. Germany’s move is a growing recognition of the erosion of individual freedoms in Hong Kong.

New York Times | May 21, 2019

China is heavily reliant on imported computer chips, despite efforts to develop its own semiconductor industry.

Foxnews | May 21, 2019

A Canadian delegation in China is pressing Chinese officials to free two detained Canadians but there has been no contact between the two nations' leaders or foreign ministers despite the worst relations between Ottawa and Beijing since the Tiananmen Square massacre in 1989.

npr | May 21, 2019

Car production is shrinking in China's Chongqing, and auto workers struggle to transition.(Image credit: Rob Schmitz/NPR)

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