Five of China’s largest state-owned enterprises worth $318 will soon be pulled from Wall Street

For months, federal regulators have increased pressure on Beijing and Chinese companies that trade on US exchanges to comply with US listing rules. But on Friday, five of China’s largest U.S.-listed public giants, valued at $318 billion, announced they would exit Wall Street instead, marking an acceleration of the financial decoupling between the United States … Read more

Langya henipavirus: New virus discovered in China could be ‘tip of the iceberg’ for undiscovered pathogens, researchers say

The virus, dubbed Langya henipavirus, has infected nearly three dozen farmers and other residents, according to a team of scientists who believe it may have spread directly or indirectly. to people of shrews – small mole-like mammals found in a wide variety of habitats. The pathogen has not caused any reported deaths, but was detected … Read more

China’s #MeToo figurehead loses appeal in sexual harassment case against star host

hong kong CNN — A Chinese court on Wednesday dismissed an appeal by a former state television intern against the dismissal of her landmark #MeToo case accusing a star presenter of sexual harassment. Zhou Xiaoxuan, better known as Xianzi in China, became the face of the country’s #MeToo movement in 2018, when she publicly accused … Read more

In Kinmen, Taiwan, people hope for calm amid tensions in China | Political news

Kinmen Islands, Taiwan – A storm is raging on the small Taiwanese island of Kinmen. On an empty beach along the west coast of the island, strong waves hammer a line of rusting defensive piles, set in concrete foundations, which run like the spikes on a hedgehog’s back along the coast rocky. Further up the … Read more

New Langya virus infects dozens in eastern China: study | Health info

The Langya virus, which can cause fever, fatigue and nausea, has been found in 35 people in eastern China, researchers said. Asian scientists have identified a new virus that can cause high fever and was likely transmitted to humans from animals in eastern China. Henipavirus Langya (LayV) was found in 35 people in China’s Shandong … Read more

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit fall into the ocean

Beijing’s new trade blocs against Taiwan affect about 0.04% of their bilateral trade, making them more political than economic. Beijing took action against Taiwan after Visit of United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the island earlier this month despite warnings from Beijing. This included suspensions of imports of Taiwanese citrus fruits, frozen fish, candies … Read more

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit fall into the ocean

Beijing’s new trade blocs against Taiwan affect about 0.04% of their bilateral trade, making them more political than economic. Beijing took action against Taiwan after Visit of United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the island earlier this month despite warnings from Beijing. This included suspensions of imports of Taiwanese citrus fruits, frozen fish, candies … Read more

Taiwan warns Chinese drills show ambitions beyond island

PINGTUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan warned on Tuesday that Chinese military exercises are not only a rehearsal for an invasion of the self-governing island, but also reflect ambitions to control large swaths of the western Pacific, as Taipei has conducted its own drills to underscore its readiness to defend itself. Angered by US House Speaker … Read more

Taiwan warns Chinese drills show ambitions beyond island

PINGTUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan warned on Tuesday that Chinese military exercises are not only a rehearsal for an invasion of the self-governing island, but also reflect ambitions to control large swaths of the western Pacific, as Taipei has conducted its own drills to underscore its readiness to defend itself. Angered by US House Speaker … Read more

China prolongs threatening military maneuvers around Taiwan

BEIJING (AP) — China said Monday it was extending threatening military exercises around Taiwan that have disrupted sea and air traffic and raised significant concerns about the potential for conflict in a region crucial to global trade. The announcement increases uncertainty in the crisis that has developed over the past week with Speaker of the … Read more