Category: China

China Applauds W.H.O. Chief Tedros: He Has ‘Done a Good Job’
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China Applauds W.H.O. Chief Tedros: He Has ‘Done a Good Job’

The Chinese coronavirus has killed more than 342,000 people around the globe, decimated economies and laid waste to the hopes and dream of millions of people, yet the bungled response of World Health Organization (W.H.O.) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to the crisis was warmly applauded Sunday by China’s Communist government. Beijing’s top diplomat Wang Yi said…

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‘Puppet of China’: Trump Warns W.H.O. to Reform or Lose U.S. Funding
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‘Puppet of China’: Trump Warns W.H.O. to Reform or Lose U.S. Funding

President Donald Trump delivered a blunt ultimatum to the embattled World Health Organization late Monday, warning it will permanently lose U.S. funding unless it commits to “major substantive improvements within the next 30 days.” Trump suspended U.S. funding to the U.N. subsidiary last month, as Breitbart News reported, noting then the W.H.O. played a key role…

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China Records One Month Without a Coronavirus Death
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China Records One Month Without a Coronavirus Death

As nations big and small around the globe continue to grapple with the Chinese coronavirus, the country that gave the deadly pandemic its name claimed on Friday one month has now passed without a single fatality attributed to the disease. The National Health Commission reported just four new cases of the virus Friday, all local…

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China Cuts Aussie Beef, Barley Imports After Warning Against Virus Probe
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China Cuts Aussie Beef, Barley Imports After Warning Against Virus Probe

China slapped an import ban on four Australian abattoirs Tuesday in an escalation of Beijing’s warning of a consumer boycott in retaliation for Canberra’s push for an independent coronavirus probe. The beef ban comes just days after China flagged plans to slap an 80 percent tariff on Australian barley, bringing the trade to its knees.…

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Tim Hortons eyes China coffee drinkers with Tencent investment
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Tim Hortons eyes China coffee drinkers with Tencent investment

Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons has secured a heavyweight partner to further its China expansion. The company announced on its social media account (in Chinese) on Tuesday that it has landed funding from Tencent, the Chinese social networking and gaming giant, without disclosing the size of the proceeds. Tim Hortons did not immediately respond to…

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China ,with Its Muslim Concentration Camps, Says Breitbart ‘Anti-Muslim’
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China ,with Its Muslim Concentration Camps, Says Breitbart ‘Anti-Muslim’

China Central Television (CCTV), the Chinese Communist Party’s main state broadcaster, disparaged Breitbart News this week as a home to “racist speech” and “anti-Muslim” rhetoric, a claim it did not corroborate with any examples. CCTV – a mouthpiece for a regime currently holding as many as two million Muslims in concentration camps and facing outrage…

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China Urged to Embrace Nuclear Option and Counter ‘Warmonger U.S.’
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China Urged to Embrace Nuclear Option and Counter ‘Warmonger U.S.’

China should expand its stock of nuclear warheads to 1,000 sooner rather than later, the official newspaper of China’s ruling Communist Party said Friday, adding the latest class of intercontinental missiles capable of striking continental United States should be included in that expansion. The Global Times published the piece making the strategic call. It is backed by…

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