Fitch predicts negative 2020 global shipping outlook
The year 2020 may not be so rosy for the shipping sector, going by a new report by Fitch Ratings, which predicted that the ‘shipping outlook is negative”.
Chinese Lab Births The World's First Monkey-Pig Hybrids
There is a high chance that the existence of cross-bred animals will be normality in the coming years as experiments are being done on a regular. To this effect, it has been reported that two chimera piglets containing monkey DNA have been born in China. Although both died within a week and appeared to be normal,…
China says a 'price must be paid' over US Uighur bill
China warned Wednesday that a "price must be paid" after the US House of Representatives passed legislation seeking sanctions against senior Chinese officials over the crackdown on mainly Muslim Uighurs in Xinjiang.
From fear to freedom and friendship: U S - Africa relations
This article represents a continuation of my series titled “China, America and Russia’s Game of Influence in Africa”, published on this page on 10 July, 2019, which was followed...
China bans 'fake news' created with AI, bots
China has issued new rules banning online video and audio providers from using artificial intelligence (AI) and virtual reality technologies to produce "fake news."
Merkel urges Europe to stick together in China dealings
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday urged EU countries to speak as one in their dealings with China, warning it would be "disastrous" to go it alone at a time of tensions with the Asian giant over technology and human rights.
Zimbabwe VP returns after months of medical care in China
Zimbabwe's Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, who led the ousting of Robert Mugabe, returned home Saturday, four months after he was airlifted to China for medical care, state media reported.
US Senate passes Hong Kong rights bill, angering China
The US Senate unanimously adopted legislation Tuesday supporting "human rights and democracy" in Hong Kong and threatening to revoke its special economic status, angering China which promptly summoned a US diplomat and threatened countermeasures.