Category: Chinese

Rubio: Chinese Dominance of Medical Manufacturing Endangers U.S.
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Rubio: Chinese Dominance of Medical Manufacturing Endangers U.S.

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) said during a hearing on Thursday that China’s dominance in the pharmaceutical and other medical sectors has “critically endangered” both the U.S. healthcare system and the economy. Rubio delivered his opening remarks before the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship that the Wuhan virus has underscored the need for improving…

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Chinese firms rush to bring 5G smartphones to India
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Chinese firms rush to bring 5G smartphones to India

India is unlikely to have any substantial coverage of 5G until at least the end of next year, with telecom operators in the country yet to participate in spectrum auction. But that hasn’t stopped Chinese vendors Oppo, Vivo, and Xiaomi from bringing 5G-enabled smartphones to the world’s second largest handset market. Xiaomi, Vivo’s sub-brand iQoo,…

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Bombshell Chinese Study Fuels Conspiracy of Coronavirus Being a Bioweapon
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Bombshell Chinese Study Fuels Conspiracy of Coronavirus Being a Bioweapon

A bombshell study by the South China University of Technology reveals coronavirus could have started in a lab just 300 yards away from the Wuhan seafood market. The study seems believable when you consider the unusual characteristics of coronavirus. The Chinese government’s authoritarian practices are fanning the bioweapon-conspiracy flames. Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on…

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This Week in Apps: Chinese giants take on Google Play, Iowa caucus disaster, TikTok’s power over App Store charts
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This Week in Apps: Chinese giants take on Google Play, Iowa caucus disaster, TikTok’s power over App Store charts

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the Extra Crunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it all. The app industry is as hot as ever with a record 204 billion downloads in 2019 and $120 billion in consumer spending in 2019, according to App…

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Chinese League of Legends Pro League Suspended Due to Coronavirus
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Chinese League of Legends Pro League Suspended Due to Coronavirus

China’s League of Legends Pro League 2020 Spring Season is suspended. The decision was taken to limit the transmission of the coronavirus. It’s unclear when matches will resume. In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, the Chinese League of Legends Pro League (LPL) has been suspended as a precautionary measure. League of Legends Pro League…

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Chinese spy defects to Australia, alleging election interference and cybercrimes
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Chinese spy defects to Australia, alleging election interference and cybercrimes

A purported agent of the Chinese intelligence service is seeking asylum in Australia, bringing with him explosive allegations of widespread interference in political affairs in that country, Taiwan and elsewhere. He claims also to have run a cyberterrorism campaign against supporters of Hong Kong independence. Wang “William” Liqiang indicated to Australian news outlet The Age…

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Chinese Media Outlets Issue a Stern Warning About the Blockchain Frenzy
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Chinese Media Outlets Issue a Stern Warning About the Blockchain Frenzy

A rising number of companies in China are claiming to be related to blockchain technology. Multiple media outlets have issue warnings to put an end to the frenzy. The Chinese government vows for blockchain, not cryptos. Following Chinese President Xi Jinping’s decision to “accelerate the development of blockchain technology,” a massive number of companies in…

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Chinese State Media: Trade Phone Call Was ‘Constructive’ | Breitbart
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Chinese State Media: Trade Phone Call Was ‘Constructive’ | Breitbart

Chinese state media on Sunday said that Chinese Vice Premier Liu He had a “constructive” phone conversation with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. It had been reported in American media that Mnuchin and Lighthizer were scheduled to talk with Liu on Friday. According to Xinhua, the two sides had “constructive discussions” Saturday…

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Chinese EV startup Xpeng Motors raises $400 million, takes on Xiaomi as strategic investor
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Chinese EV startup Xpeng Motors raises $400 million, takes on Xiaomi as strategic investor

Xpeng Motors, the Chinese electric vehicle startup backed by Alibaba and Foxconn, has raised a fresh injection of $400 million in capital and has taken on Xiaomi as a strategic investor, the company announced. The Series C includes an unidentified group of strategic and institutional investors. XPeng Motors Chairman and CEO He Xiaopeng, who also…

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