The United States has held the fastest supercomputer title since June 2018, according to the Top500, an independent study of the world's supercomputers. China had held the No. 1 position from November 2013 until June 2018.
Chinese companies and investors eyeing U.S. assets could face more roadblocks as a result, at a time when the Chinese government is also restricting the flow of capital out of China following a bonanza of Chinese overseas deals.
Chinese private equity firm Hony Capital and Japan's SoftBank Group Corp. have agreed to inject US$500 million into an investment vehicle to operate WeWork Cos.'s China unit to fuel the American co-working giant's growth and expansion throughout China.
Lisa Lin, the director of Elementary Language and Literacy Development and Chinese Language Programs in New York City’s Department of Education, recalled the time a parent of one of her students asked for a favor.
He is the most famous Chinese artist living today, a political and artistic multi multi-hyphenate: political detainee, activist, philosopher, provocateur, a sculptor, architect, filmmaker, installation artist, and the only person I’ve ever met who has an asteroid named after him: 83598 Aiweiwei.