Articles Tagged 'China'
Trump administration adds 11 companies to sanctions list over Uighur oppression, including suppliers for US firms
The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on 11 Chinese firms over their use of forced labor and other forms of repression against the Uighur… READ MORE
China sanctions Cruz, Rubio, Smith, Brownback for criticism
BEIJING (AP) — China said Monday it will impose sanctions on three U.S. lawmakers and one ambassador in response to similar actions taken by the… READ MORE
US sanctions on Chinese officials over ‘abuse’ of Muslims
The US has announced sanctions against Chinese politicians who it says are responsible for human rights violations against Muslim minorities in Xinjiang.
China is accused… READ MORE
China records a case of dengue fever on the same day it detects bubonic plague
China has recorded a new case of dengue fever on the same day the country confirmed a bubonic plague infection, according to officials.
A resident… READ MORE
Hong Kong security law: Anger as China’s Xi signs legislation
President Xi Jinping signed the law and it is being placed in Hong Kong’s mini-constitution, criminalising sedition and effectively curtailing protests.
Hong Kong’s leader, Carrie… READ MORE
India officials say 20 soldiers killed in China border fighting
A violent clash with Chinese troops in northern India Monday night resulted in the death of 20 Indian soldiers, according to government officials.
The confrontation… READ MORE
Chinese capital reinstates curbs as coronavirus resurfaces
BEIJING (Reuters) – Several districts of the Chinese capital put up security checkpoints, closed schools and ordered people to be tested for the coronavirus on… READ MORE
Hong Kong’s future as a financial hub is being torn between Washington and Beijing
As Beijing moves closer to implementing a controversial security law in Hong Kong, questions are growing about the semi-autonomous city’s future as a global financial… READ MORE
UK to change immigration rules for Hong Kong citizens if China passes law
Britain will change its immigration rules and offer millions of people in Hong Kong “a route to citizenship” if China imposes new security laws, Boris… READ MORE
Chinese state media lash out at the U.S. for threatening Hong Kong and China with sanctions
China’s state media hit back at President Donald Trump’s decision to strip Hong Kong of its special status with the U.S., and said Washington should… READ MORE