China’s greenhouse gas emissions exceed total of US and developed countries, report finds

China’s greenhouse gas emissions exceed total of US and developed countries, report finds
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Summary: The superpower more than tripled its emissions levels from 1990
Sentiment: positive
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China Marks an Important Year of Promoting Carbon Neutrality

China Marks an Important Year of Promoting Carbon Neutrality
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Summary: Introducing the "Global Commons Stewardship Index" developed by the University of Tokyo and associates TOKYO, JAPAN / ACCESSWIRE / May 6, 2021 / The Global Commons Stewardship Index was developed by the University of Tokyo's Global Commons Center in collaboration with the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and Yale University. It was introduced in Chapter 10 of the book, "Understanding the
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Africa could be massive battlefield in ‘inevitable’ war between the US and China as Xi stakes claim to con...

Africa could be massive battlefield in ‘inevitable’ war between the US and China as Xi stakes claim to con...
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Summary: AFRICA could become a massive battlefield in a war between China and the United States as the President Xi Jinping stakes claim to the continent, experts warned. The Communist Party is quietly expa…
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Huawei’s IC design unit is losing the 5G chip market to MediaTek, Qualcomm

Huawei’s IC design unit is losing the 5G chip market to MediaTek, Qualcomm
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Summary: Huawei’s IC design unit HiSilicon has become a bit player in 5G chipsets after US sanctions cut off its access to wafer foundries, allowing rivals MediaTek and Qualcomm to gain share.
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Surging iron ore prices rattle China as tensions with Australia flare

Surging iron ore prices rattle China as tensions with Australia flare
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Summary: Amid heightened trade tensions with Australia, Beijing may look to cut steel demand to stabilise prices and reduce potential economic risks, experts say.
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Where is New Zealand’s ‘values-based’ foreign policy when it comes to the Uyghurs? | Guled Mire

Where is New Zealand’s ‘values-based’ foreign policy when it comes to the Uyghurs? | Guled Mire
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Summary: Other small nations also feel vulnerable to Chinese aggression but it hasn’t stopped them speaking out over the Uyghur genocide
Sentiment: negative
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Pentagon tracking Chinese rocket booster as it falls back toward Earth

Pentagon tracking Chinese rocket booster as it falls back toward Earth
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Summary: The U.S. Space Command is tracking a large Chinese rocket booster that is tumbling uncontrollably through space and expected to come crashing down to Earth sometime this weekend. It's not clear where the 22-metric-ton rocket stage would land or what,...
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UPDATE 2-El Salvador not in talks with China over loan deal, minister says

UPDATE 2-El Salvador not in talks with China over loan deal, minister says
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Summary: El Salvador is still negotiating with the International Monetary Fund and other multilateral organizations to secure a loan deal, and is not talking to China about the possibility, Finance Minister Alejandro Zelaya said on Thursday.
Sentiment: positive
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Shanghai’s dynamic art scene: China’s cosmopolitan middle class and the value of international cultural exchanges

Shanghai’s dynamic art scene: China’s cosmopolitan middle class and the value of international cultural exchanges
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Summary: Editor’s Note: The following is an adapted excerpt from Cheng Li’s forthcoming book, “Middle Class Shanghai: Reshaping U.S.-China Engagement” (May 11, 2021). All photos in this piece, except if oth…
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Puppies die as 'mystery box' craze causes outrage in China

Puppies die as 'mystery box' craze causes outrage in China
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Summary: In China it is illegal to transport live animals, but 'blind boxes' have become increasingly popular. Customers buy packages without knowing which animal they will receive through the post
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Photos: Robots Are Everywhere

Photos: Robots Are Everywhere
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Summary: Recent images of robotic technology from around the world
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China’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Exceed Those of All Other Developed Countries Combined

China’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Exceed Those of All Other Developed Countries Combined
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Summary: An ongoing buildout of coal-fired power plants is one big reason
Sentiment: positive
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China shuts down channel for diplomatic dialogue in ongoing row with Australia

China shuts down channel for diplomatic dialogue in ongoing row with Australia
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Summary: China on Thursday cut off a channel for diplomatic and trade talks with Australia in a largely symbolic act of fury, following clashes over a wide range of issues including human rights, espionage an…
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What Kind Of Violence Causes Some People To Flee Honduras For The U.S.?

What Kind Of Violence Causes Some People To Flee Honduras For The U.S.?
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Summary: More families are fleeing Honduras than any other country for the U.S. southern border. They're escaping hunger, violence and catastrophic flooding.
Sentiment: negative
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Biden team likely to proceed with Trump’s China investment ban

Biden team likely to proceed with Trump’s China investment ban
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Summary: The restrictions involve companies linked to the Chinese military, which include three of the country’s biggest telecoms firms.
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Biden Says US Must Invest Because China "Eating Our Lunch"

Biden Says US Must Invest Because China "Eating Our Lunch"
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Summary: President Joe Biden warned Thursday that Congress needs to adopt his multi-trillion dollar spending plans to renew the US economy because China is "eating our lunch."
Sentiment: positive
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EU and India to boost trade, Indo-Pacific partnership amid cool China ties

EU and India to boost trade, Indo-Pacific partnership amid cool China ties
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Summary: The bid to deepen ties comes amid the EU’s concern over human rights in China, and as border tensions remain between New Delhi and Beijing.
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Beijing accuses G7 ministers of interfering in China’s affairs

Beijing accuses G7 ministers of interfering in China’s affairs
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Summary: Foreign ministry responds to west’s human rights claims, saying countries should ‘face up to their own problems’
Sentiment: negative
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Beijing condemns G7’s meddling on Taiwan, after group’s statement in support of its independence

Beijing condemns G7’s meddling on Taiwan, after group’s statement in support of its independence
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Summary: The Chinese Foreign Ministry has issued a stern rebuke of the G7 communiqué which reaffirmed the group’s support for Taiwanese independence; Beijing labelled it a “a serious interference in China’s internal affairs.”
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Why is Australia obsessed with a war on China?

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Summary:

Australia's government has hinted an awful lot about a war with China - but experts point to a different motive behind their statements.

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China emissions greater than all developed nations combined

China emissions greater than all developed nations combined
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Summary: China spewed out 14.09 billion tonnes of CO2 in 2019, 30 million tonnes more than the OECD total.
Sentiment: positive
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Hotlines ‘ring out’: China’s military crisis strategy needs rethink, says Biden Asia chief

Hotlines ‘ring out’: China’s military crisis strategy needs rethink, says Biden Asia chief
Added a day ago
Summary: Kurt Campbell says Beijing has been increasing military activities without taking measures to reduce the chance of miscalculation
Sentiment: positive
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How China turned a prize-winning iPhone hack against the Uyghurs

How China turned a prize-winning iPhone hack against the Uyghurs
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Summary: An attack that targeted Apple devices was used to spy on China’s Muslim minority—and US officials claim it was developed at the country’s top hacking competition.
Sentiment: negative
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Is this region the new 'Mecca' for Bitcoin miners? - AMBCrypto

Is this region the new 'Mecca' for Bitcoin miners? - AMBCrypto
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Summary: China-based Bitcoin mining industries have dominated the BTC mining process since the very beginning. In 2014, the respective market controlled around 90% of the global market share in hash rate contribution.
Sentiment: positive
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Biden says US must invest because China 'eating our lunch'

Biden says US must invest because China 'eating our lunch'
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Summary: President Joe Biden warned Thursday that Congress needs to adopt his multi-trillion dollar spending plans to renew the US economy because China is "eating our lunch."Speaking in deep-Republican Louisiana, Biden pitched his $2.3 trillion infrastructure proposal as a way to secure US preeminence on th...
Sentiment: positive
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While U.S. moves toward coal, China betting big on solar

While U.S. moves toward coal, China betting big on solar
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Summary: Massive infrastructure projects helped China double its solar capacity last year, making it now twice as big as the U.S. capacity. The Chinese government is subsidizing renewable energy as the nation tries to wean itself off coal, still its dominant power source and the reason for its notoriously toxic air. Ben Tracy reports.
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Chinese tourists behaving badly an embarrassment during May Day holiday

Chinese tourists behaving badly an embarrassment during May Day holiday
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Summary: Videos of mainland Chinese tourists climbing on ancient ruins and graffitiing old statues appear as tourism resumes after pandemic lockdowns.
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China suspends economic dialogue with Australia

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia
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Summary: BEIJING - China on Thursday suspended an economic dialogue with Australia, stepping up a pressure campaign that began over Australian support for a pr...
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US, China to assess Phase 1 deal soon, says Biden's trade chief Tai

US, China to assess Phase 1 deal soon, says Biden's trade chief Tai
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Summary: WASHINGTON: US Trade Representative Katherine Tai said on Wednesday she expects to engage "in the near term" with Chinese officials to assess ...
Sentiment: positive
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Boost vaccine production or Covid won’t go until 2024 - French minister

Boost vaccine production or Covid won’t go until 2024 - French minister
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Summary: Jean-Yves Le Drian says pandemic will haunt world for years without action by rich countriesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage
Sentiment: positive
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US Embassy message sparks online anger in China

US Embassy message sparks online anger in China
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Summary: An online message from the U.S. Embassy in Beijing has prompted anger online in China
Sentiment: negative
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China critic Bolsonaro links pandemic to ‘biological warfare’

China critic Bolsonaro links pandemic to ‘biological warfare’
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Summary: Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro said the novel coronavirus may have been made in a laboratory, in the latest comments likely to strain his relations with China.
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Coping with the USA-China Conflict Strategic Procrastination

Coping with the USA-China Conflict  Strategic Procrastination
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Summary: AMSTERDAM/ROME, May 05 (IPS) - For several years, a fast growing and assertive China has been challenging the USA’s global dominance.  China’s GDP, taking into account differences in purchasing power, is now greater than that of the USA; its military spending has been expanding rapidly and exceeds by wide margins that of other countries except the USA with which it is catching up; it is the manufacturing power house of the world; it is quickly moving up the technological ladder; and it is the k
Sentiment: positive
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West must be 'very careful' about Chinese investment, Blinken says

West must be 'very careful' about Chinese investment, Blinken says
Added a day ago
Summary: LONDON -U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the West had to be very careful about the exact nature of Chinese investment in Western economies and think very carefully about investments in strategic assets.
Sentiment: positive
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China 'indefinitely' suspends economic dialogue with Australia

China 'indefinitely' suspends economic dialogue with Australia
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Summary: Beijing said some Australian officials recently launched unspecified measures "out of a Cold War mindset" to disrupt cooperation with China.
Sentiment: negative
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Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion
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Summary: KASHGAR, China - Tursunjan Mamat, a practicing Muslim in western China’s Xinjiang region, said he’s fasting for Ramadan but his daughters, ages 8 and ...
Sentiment: negative
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Aussie Dollar Falls Prey to China Rift Even As Commodities Soar

Aussie Dollar Falls Prey to China Rift Even As Commodities Soar
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Summary: Australia’s dollar took a beating after tensions with China escalated, underscoring its sensitivity to geopolitical tensions even as commodity prices are soaring.
Sentiment: positive
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Beijing ‘indefinitely’ suspends economic agreement with Australia

Added a day ago
Summary: China has vowed to “indefinitely” suspend all projects in Australia related to the Strategic Economic Dialogue trade deal as diplomatic tensions with the Communist superpower reach an “all-time low”. Beijing made the announcement from its state-controlled National Development and Reform Commission. “Recently, some Australian Commonwealth Government officials launched a series of measures to disrupt the normal exchanges and cooperation between China and Australia out of cold war mindset and ide
Sentiment: negative
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China suspends economic dialogue with Australia as relations curdle

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia as relations curdle
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Summary: China "indefinitely" suspended on Thursday all activity under a China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue, its state economic planner said, the latest setback for strained relations between the two countries.
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China’s new economic blow to Australia

China’s new economic blow to Australia
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Beijing has struck another blow for Australian trade and diplomatic relations announcing it will “indefinitely suspend” all activities agreed to under a key agreement between China and Australia.

Sentiment: negative
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General: China's Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic

General: China's Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic
Added a day ago
Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S general for Africa is warning that a growing threat from China may come not just from the waters of the Pacific but from the Atlantic as well...
Sentiment: positive
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Why IP protection in China is important to both Beijing and Washington

Why IP protection in China is important to both Beijing and Washington
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Summary: IP is seen as strategically vital by both nations, with China’s growing stake in it, and the trade deal with the US, contributing to advances in protection.
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China is ‘invincible’, regardless of the challenges, Xi tells party

China is ‘invincible’, regardless of the challenges, Xi tells party
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Summary: ‘As long as we can stand on our own … we will be invincible no matter how the storm changes internationally,’ Communist Party cadres told in January speech.
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World sees US as significantly greater threat to democracy than Russia & China – survey

World sees US as significantly greater threat to democracy than Russia & China – survey
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Summary: A poll taken in 53 countries has found that 44% of people around the world consider the United States to be a threat to their democracy – significantly less than those who believe the same about China and Russia.
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China to suspend economic dialogue mechanism with Australia

China to suspend economic dialogue mechanism with Australia
Added a day ago
Summary: BEIJING: China's state economic planner said on Thursday (May 6) that it has "indefinitely" suspended all activities under the China-Australia ...
Sentiment: negative
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Scott Morrison accidentally endorses Beijing position on Taiwan in foreign policy blunder

Scott Morrison accidentally endorses Beijing position on Taiwan in foreign policy blunder
Added a day ago
Summary: Prime minister cited China policy that is not in line with Coalition position and has always been rejected by Taiwan
Sentiment: negative
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Signs the Bitcoin hashrate is starting to move away from China – CoinSpectator

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China suspends economic dialogue with Australia ‘indefinitely’ amid spat over Belt & Road Initiative

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia ‘indefinitely’ amid spat over Belt & Road Initiative
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Summary: Beijing has axed a high-level channel for economic talks with Canberra, blasting Australian leaders for having a “Cold War mentality” after the country canceled two contracts linked to its Belt and Road project.
Sentiment: negative
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EU moves to curtail subsidised firms in veiled swipe at China

EU moves to curtail subsidised firms in veiled swipe at China
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Summary: Some non-EU firms have ‘undercut their competitors in public tenders … because they get financial support from foreign countries’, competition chief says.
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Volkswagen profits jump as China leads pandemic rebound

Volkswagen profits jump as China leads pandemic rebound
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Summary: FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen Group's after-tax profit rebounded strongly to 3.4 billion euros ($4.1 billion) in the first three months of the year as sales rebounded in China, the company's largest single market, and as customers went for the more profitable models in the company's lineup...
Sentiment: positive
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Belgian parliament halts China Uyghur 'genocide' debate after DDoS smashes ISP offline

Belgian parliament halts China Uyghur 'genocide' debate after DDoS smashes ISP offline
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Plus: Register.com, Network Solutions DNS down and Cloudflare has a wobble
Sentiment: negative
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Beijing suspends China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue

Beijing suspends China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Beijing announces an indefinite suspension of all activities under the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue, the first formal freeze of a diplomatic mechanism since relations between the two countries soured.
Sentiment: negative
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Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Tursunjan Mamat, a practicing Muslim in western China’s Xinjiang region, said he's fasting for Ramadan but his daughters, ages 8 and 10, are not. Religious ...
Sentiment: negative
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Signs the Bitcoin hash rate is starting to move away from China

Signs the Bitcoin hash rate is starting to move away from China
Added 2 days ago
Summary: F2Pool co-founder Chun Wang has reported that April was the first month China has represented a minority share of the mining pool's hash rate.
Sentiment: positive
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U.S. embassy in the doghouse in China after student visa post backfires

U.S. embassy in the doghouse in China after student visa post backfires
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The resumption of student visa applications at U.S. missions in China got off to an acrimonious start this week when netizens took exception to an American embassy social media post they interpreted as likening Chinese students to dogs.
Sentiment: positive
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Is China softening on Bitcoin? A turn of phrase stirs the crypto world – Cointelegraph Magazine

Is China softening on Bitcoin? A turn of phrase stirs the crypto world – Cointelegraph Magazine
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Has BTC gotten so big that China can no longer ignore it? Or is China perhaps just playing nice on account of its digital yuan project? In any case, China has now officially confirmed that it’s aware of crypto.
Sentiment: positive
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Remember The Cambodian Boy Who Speaks 15 Languages? Someone Paid For Him To Study Overseas

Remember The Cambodian Boy Who Speaks 15 Languages? Someone Paid For Him To Study Overseas
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Summary: A Malaysian travel blogger posted the video of Thaksin selling souvenirs in Angkor Wat.
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G7 'finds its voice again' with China, Iran and Russia under fire at London meeting

G7 'finds its voice again' with China, Iran and Russia under fire at London meeting
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Summary: The representatives of the world's leading powers were most critical of China and its human rights abuses in Xinjiang and Tibet.
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General: China’s Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic

General: China’s Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic
Added 2 days ago
Summary: WASHINGTON - The top U.S general for Africa is warning that a growing threat from China may come not just from the waters of the Pacific but from the ...
Sentiment: positive
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China suspends economic dialogue with Australia

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China has suspended an economic dialogue with Australia, stepping up a pressure campaign that began over Australian support for an investigation into the origins of the coronavirus
Sentiment: negative
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Conservation leadership is key to pandemic prevention | TheHill

Conservation leadership is key to pandemic prevention | TheHill
Added 2 days ago
Summary: COVID-19 is not an isolated, one-in-100-years event. Zoonotic diseases that spill from animals to humans are emerging.
Sentiment: negative
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EU-China investment deal ‘very important,’ Germany’s Merkel says as Brussels pauses ratification efforts over sanctions fallout

EU-China investment deal ‘very important,’ Germany’s Merkel says as Brussels pauses ratification efforts over sanctions fallout
Added 2 days ago
Summary: A huge investment agreement between the EU and China is “important,” Chancellor Angela Merkel said, a day after a senior European Commission figure stated that the bloc had suspended ratification efforts amid soured relations.
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‘I became trapped in my Americanness’: China, the US and me

‘I became trapped in my Americanness’: China, the US and me
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The long read: I’ve long nursed vague plans of moving back to China for a few years, to solidify my place there. But with each year that passes in the US, such a move gets harder and harder to make
Sentiment: positive
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G7 nations hit out at Russia and China - but fail to establish action against them

G7 nations hit out at Russia and China - but fail to establish action against them
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Summary: They said they were worried about Russia's malign activities against other nations and China's "coercive economic policies".
Sentiment: negative
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Middle-class Shanghai: Reshaping US-China engagement

Middle-class Shanghai: Reshaping US-China engagement
Added 2 days ago
Summary: On May 14, the John L. Thornton China Center at Brookings will host Cheng Li for a presentation on the findings from his new book, followed by a panel discussion examining the characteristics and implications of China’s burgeoning middle class for the country and the world.
Sentiment: negative
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‘Cold War mindset’: Beijing suspends key government dialogue with Australia

‘Cold War mindset’: Beijing suspends key government dialogue with Australia
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China has sent a message that dialogue at the political level will be cut off after the superpower suspended the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue.
Sentiment: negative
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China’s naval plans in Africa are threat in Atlantic, says US general

China’s naval plans in Africa are threat in Atlantic, says US general
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Beijing has approached several countries about establishing a naval facility that would help it base warships in the Atlantic as well as Pacific, he says.
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China’s miscalculation on trade deal helps Biden rebuild the Western Front

China’s miscalculation on trade deal helps Biden rebuild the Western Front
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China’s response to European sanctions for its human rights violations has blown up a trade deal seven years in the making and pushed Europe closer to the US.
Sentiment: positive
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General: China's Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic

General: China's Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The top U.S general for Africa is warning that a growing threat from China may come not just from the waters of the Pacific but from the Atlantic as well...
Sentiment: positive
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RT’s Boom Bust takes a look at how G7 plans to tackle rising China… without upsetting Beijing

RT’s Boom Bust takes a look at how G7 plans to tackle rising China… without upsetting Beijing
Added 2 days ago
Summary: RT’s Boom Bust takes a look at how G7 tries to tackle rising China… without upsetting Beijing
Sentiment: negative
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Washington weighs risk of defending Taiwan against China

Washington weighs risk of defending Taiwan against China
Added 2 days ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden is expected to announce his strategy toward China soon, and calls are growing for him to make a clear public commitment to defend Taiwan militarily in the event of Chinese aggression.China considers Taiwan, which has a population of 23 million, to be a rebel province that will...
Sentiment: positive
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Would Biden send US troops to defend Taiwan from China?

Would Biden send US troops to defend Taiwan from China?
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China is threatening to invade Taiwan, potentially forcing Joe Biden to send US troops to defend the island in a war.
Sentiment: negative
46 minute read
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Washington weighs risk of defending Taiwan against China

Washington weighs risk of defending Taiwan against China
Added 2 days ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden is expected to announce his strategy toward China soon, and calls are growing for him to make a clear public commitment to ...
Sentiment: positive
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"Are You Like This Dog...?" US Embassy's Student Visa Post Angers Chinese

"Are You Like This Dog...?" US Embassy's Student Visa Post Angers Chinese
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The resumption of student visa applications at U.S. missions in China got off to an acrimonious start this week when netizens took exception to an American embassy social media post they interpreted as likening Chinese students to dogs.
Sentiment: positive
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Australian farmers long chased easy profits in China, and now it’s costing them

Australian farmers long chased easy profits in China, and now it’s costing them
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Exporters and governments across Australia enjoyed bountiful returns and strong demand from the Chinese market for years, but the free market can be unforgiving.
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China expected to loosen capital controls with southbound Bond Connect

China expected to loosen capital controls with southbound Bond Connect
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Summary: China is likely to open up a southbound leg for its Bond Connect in the second half of the year, giving mainland investors easy access to foreign bonds in Hong Kong.
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US seen as bigger threat to democracy than Russia or China, global poll finds

US seen as bigger threat to democracy than Russia or China, global poll finds
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Belief in importance of democracy high in 53 sampled countries but inequality and big tech companies seen as biggest threats
Sentiment: positive
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China is now the world's biggest market for Cuban cigars

China is now the world's biggest market for Cuban cigars
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Cuban cigar sales in China grew more than 50% in the past 6 years, according to Cuba's state cigar company, Habanos. Last year alone, they rose 5%.
Sentiment: positive
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China's Freezing Of Economic Talks "Disappointing", Says Australia

China's Freezing Of Economic Talks "Disappointing", Says Australia
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Australia on Thursday described China's decision to freeze regular bilateral trade talks as "disappointing," but insisted Canberra was still willing to talk despite ties reaching a new low.
Sentiment: negative
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West must be 'very careful' about Chinese investment, Blinken says

West must be 'very careful' about Chinese investment, Blinken says
Added 2 days ago
Summary: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the West had to be very careful about the exact nature of Chinese investment in Western economies and think very carefully about investments in strategic assets.
Sentiment: positive
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China Suspends Economic Accord With Australia, Cites "Cold War Mindset"

China Suspends Economic Accord With Australia, Cites "Cold War Mindset"
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Summary: China said on Thursday it had suspended an economic agreement with Australia, in an apparent tit-for-tat response to Canberra's scrapping of a Belt and Road infrastructure pact and threat to undo a deal leasing Darwin Port to a Chinese company.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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China suspends economic dialogue with Australia

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia
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Summary: China on Thursday suspended an economic dialogue with Australia, stepping up a pressure campaign that began over Australian support for a probe of the...
Sentiment: negative
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Arizona’s Republican-Run Election Audit Is Now Looking for Bamboo-Laced “China Ballots”

Arizona’s Republican-Run Election Audit Is Now Looking for Bamboo-Laced “China Ballots”
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The Cyber Ninjas are pursuing a pro-Trump fantasy right into the fibers of the ballots.
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
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China "Indefinitely" Suspends Economic Dialogue With Australia As Relations Continue To Deteriorate

China "Indefinitely" Suspends Economic Dialogue With Australia As Relations Continue To Deteriorate
Added 2 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Tesla developing platform to allow car owners in China data access

Tesla developing platform to allow car owners in China data access
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Summary: U.S. electric-vehicle maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said on Thursday it was developing a platform for car owners in China that will allow them to access data generated by their vehicles.
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G-7 calls out China over rights at virus-shadowed meeting

G-7 calls out China over rights at virus-shadowed meeting
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Summary: LONDON (AP) — Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven wealthy industrialized nations on Wednesday accused China of human rights abuses and economic mischief, but offered little concrete action to deal with an increasingly forceful Beijing. The top G-7 diplomats...
Sentiment: positive
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PBoC to collaborate with Ant and Tencent to develop China digital currency

PBoC to collaborate with Ant and Tencent to develop China digital currency
Added 2 days ago
Summary: It appeared that Ant has been working with the country’s central bank on the nation’s sovereign digital currency since 2017.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Australia Disappointed After China Freezes Economic Talks ‘Indefinitely’

Australia Disappointed After China Freezes Economic Talks ‘Indefinitely’
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Summary: According to Beijing, the Australian Commonwealth Government's policy toward China constitutes ideological discrimination and reflects the Cold War mindset.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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China warns war on Korean Peninsula will have no winner

China warns war on Korean Peninsula will have no winner
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Summary: North Korea says it now has the right to shoot down American warplanes even if they are flying outside North Korean airspace. The regime was responding to President Trump's recent tweet that its leadership "won't be around much longer." North Korea's foreign minister called those words "a declaration of war." Ben Tracy reports.
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US secretary of state warns on Russia and China

US secretary of state warns on Russia and China
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Summary: America's top diplomat vows Washington will respond if Moscow acts "recklessly", and says US allies should be careful about doing business with China.
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Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion
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Summary: KASHGAR, China (AP) — Tursunjan Mamat, a practicing Muslim in western China’s Xinjiang region, said he's fasting for Ramadan but his daughters, ages 8 and 10, are not. Religious activity including fasting is not permitted for minors, he explained...
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
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China suspends economic dialogue with Australia as ties worsen

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia as ties worsen
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Disputes over technology and the coronavirus pandemic have eroded relations between the two countries in recent years.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Under the weight of official policies, the future of Islam appears precarious in Xinjiang, a remote region facing Central Asia in China’s northwest corner
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
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US embassy in the doghouse in China after student visa post backfires

US embassy in the doghouse in China after student visa post backfires
Added 2 days ago
Summary: BEIJING: The resumption of student visa applications at United States missions in China got off to an acrimonious start this week when netizens ...
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Palau invites U.S. military to build on remote islands

Palau invites U.S. military to build on remote islands
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Summary: American troop deployments can spark tensions and resistance in other parts of the world, but the tiny nation of Palau has invited the U.S. military to build ports, bases and airfields on its Pacific islands in the face of rising Chinese economic intimidation, according to defiant President Surangel Whipps.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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China condemns G7 statement censuring Beijing, supporting Taiwan

China condemns G7 statement censuring Beijing, supporting Taiwan
Added 2 days ago
Summary: BEIJING -China condemned on Thursday a joint statement by G7 foreign ministers that expressed support for Chinese-claimed Taiwan and cast Beijing as a bully, saying it was a gross interference in China's internal affairs.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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South China Sea: Shandong aircraft carrier ‘battle ready’, Beijing declares amid tensions

South China Sea: Shandong aircraft carrier ‘battle ready’, Beijing declares amid tensions
Added 2 days ago
Summary: BEIJING's Shandong aircraft carrier has completed its first publicly known military drill in the South China Sea, China's defence ministry has said.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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China says it will communicate with EU to ensure investment deal comes into force

China says it will communicate with EU to ensure investment deal comes into force
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China says it will communicate with EU to ensure investment deal comes into force
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
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A Chinese man rowed 112 miles across the Taiwan strait in a rubber raft, seeking 'freedom and equality'

A Chinese man rowed 112 miles across the Taiwan strait in a rubber raft, seeking 'freedom and equality'
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The man rowed 10 hours across the Taiwan Strait, and told police officers who detained him that life in China was "all kinds of bad."
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China can't stop talking about the Bill and Melinda Gates divorce

China can't stop talking about the Bill and Melinda Gates divorce
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The divorce of Bill and Melinda Gates has sent shockwaves through China, where the Microsoft co-founder has achieved a level of fame unlike almost any other Western entrepreneur.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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