Chinese Coronavirus Death Toll Rises as More Cities Are Locked Down

The tally of deaths and infections from the spread of China’s new coronavirus mounted, further stretching hospital resources, leading to canceled events and more locked-down cities. WSJ.com: World News SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Chinese Coronavirus Death Toll Rises as More Cities Are Locked Down

The tally of deaths and infections from the spread of China’s new coronavirus mounted, further stretching hospital resources, leading to canceled events and more locked-down cities. WSJ.com: World News SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

UPDATE 2-Facebook says technical error caused vulgar translation of Chinese leader’s name

Facebook Inc on Saturday blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as “Mr Shithole” in posts on its platform when translated into English from Burmese, apologising for any offence caused. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL:

The CDC and Homeland Security begin screening for Chinese Coronavirus at three major US airports as outbreak spreads in Asia

Travelers on direct and indirect flights from Wuhan, China to international airports in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles will be screened for the Chinese Coronavirus starting Saturday. Asia News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

U.S. Army bans TikTok on military devices, signaling growing concern about app’s Chinese roots

The U.S. Army has banned military personnel from using the popular video app TikTok on government phones, following guidance from the Pentagon and highlighting growing tensions over the app’s Beijing-based parent firm. Technology BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Chinese may be cutting back on spending. But there’s one area that continues to grab wallet share

Despite U.S.-China trade tensions and a slowdown in domestic economic growth, so-called young free spenders “have significantly boosted their purchases” from last year, according to McKinsey’s bi-annual survey. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Chinese TV Pulls Soccer Game Coverage After Uighur Criticism From Team’s Player

(LONDON) — Chinese television pulled coverage of Arsenal’s Premier League match against Manchester City after Mesut Ozil, a forward for the London club, criticized Beijing’s brutal mass crackdown on ethnic Muslims in the country. Ozil added to condemnation of the … Read more…

Chinese game ‘Everyone Hit the Traitors’ lets players attack Hong Kong protesters

China is ramping up the anti-protest propaganda with a new browser-based game where players can hit Hong Kong “traitors” with bats. In “Everyone Hit the Traitors,” players can assault pro-democracy protesters and grotesque caricatures of known activists with weapons like … Read more…

629 Pakistani Women And Girls Have Been Sold As Brides To Chinese Men: Report

Investigations into the trafficking networks have reportedly stalled due to pressure from government officials fearful of hurting Pakistan’s lucrative ties to Beijing. Women Special News Bulletin http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high … Read more…

U.S. Fails to Counter Chinese Efforts to Recruit Scientists, Acquire Research, Senate Report Says

Federal agencies have failed to adequately respond to the threat of Chinese government-funded programs that systematically exploit U.S. research to strengthen China’s own economy and military, a new Senate report concludes. WSJ.com: WSJD BEST DEAL UPDATE:

The Chinese Are Using 5G to Turn Their Kitchens into Impromptu Cooking Show Sets

Here’s an unexpected application for new 5G networks: cooking. According to Zhao Feng, vice president and chief technology officer of Haier Smart Home, connected cooking is a use case that’s already available—and made possible thanks to the next-generation wireless networks … Read more…

The Trump administration is forcing this health start-up that took Chinese money into a fire sale

PatientsLikeMe sold a majority stake to Chinese company iCarbonX in 2017. The deal is backfiring now that Trump is clamping down on China, as CFIUS forces the Chinese firm to divest its majority stake. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click … Read more…

The Huawei case will finally force the US to prove some claims it’s made about Chinese companies

The U.S. government has rarely had a chance to make any cyber theft or money-laundering allegations in court against a Chinese executive, particularly an official with the stature of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou. Losing the case could cost credibility. Tech BEST … Read more…