Wednesday, February 21, 2018

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Politics and World News

China undermining us ‘with sticks and carrots’: Outgoing German minister

Germany’s foreign minister has rejected China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ initiative, warning that it is not in the interests of democracy or freedom, and...

Photos reveal China’s South China Sea island fortresses are complete

THERE’s no going back. Beijing has won the South China Sea. New photos and video have for the first time shown the illegal construction of...

The hazards of China’s global ambitions

HAMBANTOTA, Sri Lanka — In December, a Chinese state-owned enterprise took over a port here in this small fishing town on Sri Lanka’s southern...

Tillerson to Latin America: Beware of China

Rex Tillerson has made 18 foreign trips since he was confirmed as secretary of state on February 1, 2017: Only one them, a two-day visit to...

How China really perceives ‘Auntie May’

On the same day that the BBC underlined China’s apparent excitement over Theresa May’s visit, with a video featuring Chinese students praising the UK, Chinese...

Theresa May’s in China – all smiles but no deal yet on Belt and...

Theresa May said Britain was a “natural partner” for China’s ambitious Belt and Road global infrastructure program, but she did not formally sign up...

Australia takes over Solomon Islands internet cable amid spies’ concerns about China

Australia's spy agencies were so concerned about the security and strategic risks posed by a plan for Chinese firm Huawei to build an internet...

Trump’s defense strategy sees China and Russia as biggest threats

The Pentagon now sees China and Russia as "the central challenge" facing the US military, according to the unclassified pages of the Trump administration's...

Business Money and Technology

China Enlists Its ‘Great Firewall’ to Block Bitcoin Websites

China will reportedly block anyone in the country from accessing websites that offer cryptocurrency trading services or initial coin offerings (ICOs). Advertisements relating to...

‘I am very sorry’: Chinese investors keep losing billions online

The company's name appeared in ads for the local marathon. Its logo was emblazoned on the jerseys of two professional soccer teams in Spain....

Society and Issues

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China’s Dystopian Tech Could Be Contagious

For all the particularities of life in China, its big cities offer a familiar cosmopolitanism. Teenagers giggle over K-Pop videos in a Chengdu Starbucks....

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Sports and Entertainment

Can Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dunkirk’ crack China’s market?

They really like Christopher Nolan’s films in China. The director’s “Dark Knight” trilogy proved hugely popular with Chinese audiences and his 2014 sci-fi blockbuster “Interstellar”...

Gigi Hadid apologizes for controversial video mocking Buddha

Gigi Hadid has apologized for her controversial video released in February where she appeared to be mocking the religious figure, Buddha. The model came...
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