Category: Chinese

Chinese Foreign Minister: ‘Open’ to International Effort to Identify Virus Source – Breitbart
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Chinese Foreign Minister: ‘Open’ to International Effort to Identify Virus Source – Breitbart

Beijing (AFP) – China is “open” to international cooperation to identify the source of the novel coronavirus, but any investigation must be led by the World Health Organization and “free of political interference”, China’s foreign minister said Sunday. Wang Yi blasted what he called efforts by US politicians to “fabricate rumours” about the origins of…

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Fitbit’s Chinese rival Amazfit mulls a transparent, self-disinfecting mask
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Fitbit’s Chinese rival Amazfit mulls a transparent, self-disinfecting mask

The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a wave of Chinese companies with manufacturing operations to produce virus-fighting equipment: Shenzhen-based electric vehicle giant BYD quickly moved to launch what it claims to be the world’s largest mask plant; Hangzhou-based voice intelligence startup Rokid is making thermal imaging glasses targeted at the US market; and many more. The…

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93% of Chinese minors are now online
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93% of Chinese minors are now online

Children and teenagers in China are hyper-connected and using the internet in ways that were unimaginable and inaccessible to earlier generations. As many as 175 million people under the age of 18, or 93.1% of the country’s underage population, were internet users in 2019, according to a joint report released by the government-affiliated China Internet…

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Chinese State Media Editor: Man Blocking Lockdown Protester Like Tiananmen’s ‘Tank Man’
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Chinese State Media Editor: Man Blocking Lockdown Protester Like Tiananmen’s ‘Tank Man’

The editor-in-chief of China’s state-run Global Times on Tuesday compared a U.S. medical worker in scrubs to the “Tank Man” of Tiananmen Square for standing in the path of anti-lockdown protesters. That would make the anti-lockdown protesters the equivalent of the Chinese Communist Party, which arrested Tank Man and murdered hundreds of demonstrators to crush the…

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Cruz: ‘Sanction Chinese Officials’ Who Are ‘Censoring’ Health Information
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Cruz: ‘Sanction Chinese Officials’ Who Are ‘Censoring’ Health Information

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) touted legislation to sanction officials in China who are “actively censoring and silencing” information on public health. Cruz said, “We’ve now seen that it’s not just a human rights threat, but it is also a threat to national security and global…

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Birx: Incomplete Chinese Data Misled on Seriousness of Coronavirus
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Birx: Incomplete Chinese Data Misled on Seriousness of Coronavirus

Dr. Deborah Birx on Tuesday said that medical experts failed to understand the seriousness of the coronavirus because of incomplete data coming out of China. “I think the medical community interpreted the Chinese data as that this was serious but smaller than anyone expected,” she said. “Because I think probably we were missing a significant…

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Pompeo: Chinese Communist Party Withholding Coronavirus Information
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Pompeo: Chinese Communist Party Withholding Coronavirus Information

The Chinese Communist Party is wilfully denying the world vital information it needs to stem the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo charged on Tuesday night. Speaking during an exchange with the Washington Watch radio program, Pompeo repeated previous charges Beijing’s delay in sharing information about the virus had created risks to the global community…

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