Rooms and beds for retirees are in short supply as the population ages, leaving many vulnerable to companies pitching risky investments.
Alexandra Stevenson and Cao Li. New York Times. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 23:00:11 +0000.
Salman Muflihi, 23, reportedly stabbed the 36-year-old victim with an eight-inch knife while walking near the Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. Courthouse in the Chinatown, Manhattan.
Daily Mail. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 01:38:42 GMT.
Australian universities have received reports through their Chinese networks that local recruitment agents have been encouraged not to send students to Australia.
Lisa Visentin. Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 05:00:00 +1100.
The airstrike was the first military action undertaken by the Biden administration, which in its first weeks has emphasized its intent to put more focus on the challenges posed by China, even as Mideast threats persist.
Ap. ABC News. Fri, 26 Feb 2021 04:33:21 +0000.
In one corner are the 15 leading Olympic sponsors, many household names like Airbnb, Coca-Cola, Visa, Toyota, Samsung and General Electric. ...
Stephen Wade. Washington Times. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 22:48:43 -0500.
HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong began administering its first COVID-19 vaccines to the public Friday, kicking off its program that will eventually offer free vaccinations to all 7.5 million residents. ...
Zen Soo and Alice Fung. Washington Times. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 20:55:00 -0500.
China has denied subjecting US diplomats to Covid-19 anal tests following reports from Washington that some of its personnel were being made to undergo the procedure.Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian told ...
New Zealand Herald. Fri, 26 Feb 2021 09:17:05 +1200.
Fanatics' venture with private equity firm Hillhouse Capital will open up the sports licensed market in China to the company's 300-plus partner teams and leagues.
By Kurt Badenhausen, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 08:09:53 -0500.
United States must train its spies and intelligence analysts on the rising threat from China, William Burns tells lawmakers during his confirmation hearing.
Voice of America. Wed, 24 Feb 2021 16:13:47 -0500.
China, Russia and India have been accused of engaging in "vaccine diplomacy" as they cherry-pick nations to give their COVID-19 vaccines to in order to bolster their influence.
Sky News. Tue, 23 Feb 2021 17:24:00 +0000.
If confirmed, Adeyemo, a former senior adviser at asset manager BlackRock Inc., would be the first Black deputy secretary of the Treasury.
Voice of America. Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:00:18 -0500.
Facts About China
The People's Republic of China is a socialist state located in central
and eastern Asia. Its capital city is Beijing; other major Chinese
cities include Shanghai, Tianjin, and Hong Kong. China's national
currency is the Renminbi Yuan, which equals 10 jiao or 100 fen.
In 2020, China's estimated population was 1,439,323,776.
For more news and information about China, visit this official
Chinese government website.
For detailed maps of China, visit this
China maps website.