Tag: Beijing

China’s wealth exposed by juxtaposing the lives of two coronavirus carriers in Beijing

China’s wealth exposed by juxtaposing the lives of two coronavirus carriers in Beijing

The conflicting epidemiological reports from two coronavirus carriers in Beijing have sparked a heated debate about rising inequality in China and ...
Beijing Winter Olympics uniforms not linked to forced labour: IOC

Beijing Winter Olympics uniforms not linked to forced labour: IOC

Outfits provided to the International Olympic Committee for the Beijing Winter Games did not involve forced labour, the global sports body has said ...
Beijing reports first local Omicron case weeks before Olympics

Beijing reports first local Omicron case weeks before Olympics

The Chinese capital Beijing reported its first locally transmitted Omicron case on Saturday, local media said. This is happening ...
The Netherlands and Denmark will not send officials to the Beijing Olympics

The Netherlands and Denmark will not send officials to the Beijing Olympics

The Netherlands will not send diplomatic representatives to the Beijing Winter Olympics because Covid-19 restrictions would prevent talks with Chin ...
COVID p crash and starvation call China’s largest lockdown since Wuhan into question

COVID p crash and starvation call China’s largest lockdown since Wuhan into question

Thirteen million residents of central China's Xi'an were in even greater distress this week when the city's COVID-19 tracking func ...
Relations between the USA and China: Beijing and Washington reach a “state” of trade talks despite the expiry of the Phase I deal

Relations between the USA and China: Beijing and Washington reach a “state” of trade talks despite the expiry of the Phase I deal

China and the United States reached a "state" in the process of resuming trade despite the expiry of their Phase 1 trade deal last week, with neith ...
China’s lockdowns and consumer concerns are making short trips dominate in the new year

China’s lockdowns and consumer concerns are making short trips dominate in the new year

While long-distance travel in China remains constrained by sporadic coronavirus outbreaks and restrictions, local consumption has received a boost ...
Olympic Games in Beijing 2022: Singore is to serve as an aviation hub for athletes, delegates

Olympic Games in Beijing 2022: Singore is to serve as an aviation hub for athletes, delegates

Singore will play the role of a "liaison center" during the Beijing Winter Olympics, bringing athletes and delegates from the region to the Chinese ...