Covid appears in Tibet, 3 health officials axed

August 15, 2022 admin 0

China has sacked three health officials blaming them for the covid surge in Tibet. They include party secretary and director of the municipal health commission of Lhasa, as also party secretary of the city’s center for disease control and prevention, according to an official statement on Sunday. They are charged Read more ………

B’desh dissatisfied with China’s military supplies

August 15, 2022 admin 0

Bangladesh Army has expressed its displeasure with China North Industries Corporation (Norinco) over quality of tank ammunition suppplied, and rejected a consignment. The Bangladeshi Navy also said it was dissatisfied with the radars provided by China Shipbuilding and Offshore International. Chinese offered much more advantageous prices than Western companies. For Read more ………

Chinese real estate sector mired in gloom

August 15, 2022 admin 0

By most estimates, there are tens of millions of flats sitting empty in mainland China . This is likely to prove problematic for China ’s already troubled housing market as a potential glut of vacant homes threatens to further undermine prices, says a media report from Hong Kong. “China does Read more ………

Xi’s Zero-Covid policy fails, lockdowns spread

August 15, 2022 admin 0

President Xi’s Zero-Covid policy has failed. Every day coronavirus infection is reported from new areas,especially the tourism hubs of Tibet and Hainan. Due to the enforcement of lockdowns in an abrupt manner, tens of thousands of tourists are stranded.. Despite restrictions on public movement which led to a loss of Read more ………

China doublespeak – Envoy says Taiwan question ‘internal matter’, Boundary dispute with India is “historical burden of past”

August 15, 2022 admin 0

China’s ambassador to India Sun Weidong on Saturday termed the Taiwan issue as an “internal matter” to be resolved by the Chinese people but adopted a different stance on the question of the country’s attempted intrusions in Ladakh saying the boundary issue between the neighbours was a “historical burden left Read more ………

Chinese firms ‘face public outrage’ in Kenya

August 14, 2022 admin 0

Several Chinese firms have been facing severe backlash in Kenya over corrupt practices and discrimination against the locals, says a report. One such company is M/s China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC). It was awarded the contract of constructing the Western Ring Road Project in Kenya but has been facing Read more ………

Huge loss to Nepal carrier from China built aircraft

August 14, 2022 admin 0

Nepal Airlines has been pushed into the red by China built aircraft. Nepal carrier had bought six aircraft from China stable -three 17-seater Y12e and two 56-seater MA60 aircraft to connect remote and unserved sectors of the Himalayan Nation. But within two years Nepaleese realised that these aircraft were no Read more ………

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Aug 12

August 13, 2022 admin 0

NEWS 8.       Following recent by-poll defeat, and loss of its Punjab government, Mariam Nawaz has been given additional responsibility in PML-N with the brief to refurbish the party image in Punjab. She will now spend more time at the party’s central secretariat; a separate cabin is being prepared for her. Read more ………

National Discourse over Humble Revadi

August 12, 2022 admin 0

Tushar Charan* Revadi, a humble sweet prepared by mixing jaggery and sesame seed, is now a top national discourse, with political parties accusing each other of doing electoral politics by promising ‘free Revadi’ to the voters. The matter has reached even the overworked apex court which is yet to find Read more ………

US State Dept Presser, Aug 11

August 12, 2022 admin 0

The US State Department held a press briefing on Aug 11 afternoon. Excerpts MR PATEL: Hey everyone, good afternoon and welcome to the daily press briefing. This is Vedant Patel, Principal Deputy Spokesperson here at the department. I don’t have anything for you at the top today, so I am happy Read more ………

Use Force to Reunite Taiwan: Chinese White Paper

August 11, 2022 admin 0

Magda Lipan* On Wednesday, Aug 10, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) released its first “White Paper on the Taiwan issue” since Xi Jinping came to power, reiterating that it would use force against Taiwan to reunification of Island into mainland and removed various previous promises such as allowing Taiwan autonomy Read more ………