China

How long can China chase Covid Zero?

Residents line up for a Covid-19 test in Beijing on Friday. Chinese authorities are ring-fencing the city against growing outbreaks, seeking to protect the capital as it gears up to host top political leaders next week and the Winter Olympics in less than 100 days. (Bloomberg Photo) China is resolutely sticking with its zero-tolerance approach…

China warns against Taiwan joining UN, as Biden chides Beijing

published : 28 Oct 2021 at 04:45 The United Nations Headquarters building in New York BEIJING: China insisted Wednesday that Taiwan has no right to join the United Nations as Washington urged the island’s greater involvement in the world body, sparking tensions that could grow following US President Joe Biden’s latest criticism of Beijing.Biden rebuked…

China envoy highlights study issue

China envoy highlights study issue Wait continues to resume China studies published : 22 Oct 2021 at 04:00 Han: In talks with education officials Thai students will be among the first who are allowed to return to China when the country reopens its borders, according to Chinese ambassador Han Zhiqiang.The assurance was given during an…