Videos: The Belt & Road initiative – China’s most ambitious infrastructure project to dominate the world.

#GravitasPlus​ with Palki Sharma Upadhyay | 3 continents, 6 corridors & 65% of global population. China’s most ambitious infrastructure project is actually a plan to dominate the world. But the Belt & Road Initiative is now facing too many roadblocks. Is Xi Jinping’s dream fading?…

China Mocks Biden Syria Bombing: ‘America Is Back’

China’s state-run Global Times newspaper mocked President Joe Biden on Friday, quoting his declaration, “America is back,” in a headline about his decision to bomb Syria on Thursday evening. Biden made the remark in a speech about foreign policy in early February, in which he vowed to…

China’s Oil Reserves Near Limit

By Irina Slav China’s crude oil reserves have reached a level equal to 100 days of imports, Bloomberg has reported, citing unnamed sources in the know, which is near the country’s storage capacity limits. The amount includes both strategic and commercial inventories, the Bloomberg source said. Data…

Is China’s New Digital Currency Set To Destroy the U.S. Dollar? | Gordon Chang

China is on course to become the first country to roll out a digital version of its currency, our Daniela Cambone speaks with best-selling author Gordon Chang about the significance and importance of the move. “This is not a cryptocurrency— this is a central bank…

China’s new-generation spacecraft takes its maiden flight as the country moves one step closer towards landing a man on the moon

China has successfully launched its largest carrier rocket with a new-generation spacecraft today, marking a significant progress for the country towards landing a man on the moon. The Long March-5B carrier rocket took off at 6pm local time at the Wenchang Space Launch Center in…

China “Accidentally” uses Anal Swabs tests on US Diplomats

by Simon Black Are you ready for this week’s absurdity? Here’s our Friday roll-up of the most ridiculous stories from around the world that are threats to your liberty, risks to your prosperity… and on occasion, inspiring poetic justice. In January we mentioned that China began using anal…

China releases footage of ‘medieval’ fight to the death with Indian troops on Himalayan border after four of its soldiers were killed in brutal fighting with fists, stones and sticks

China has released a video which reportedly shows its border clash with Indian troops last June after Beijing admitted that four of its soldiers were killed in the fatal high-mountain fight.  The footage, aired by Beijing’s state broadcaster CCTV, is said to capture the bloody hand-to-hand…

China Attacks Joe Biden After He Justified Concentration Camps

Chinese state media did not relent in its attacks on President Joe Biden, publishing a column on Thursday accusing him of attempting to “ring-fence China,” a day after Biden appeared to justify the construction of over 1,000 concentration camps for ethnic minorities in the country….

China orders clergy to toe Communist Party and socialist line

New national rules bring together party and government guidelines and go into effect in May Requirements on clerical income follow the prosecution of a house church leader over her handling of contributions from her congregation New national rules requiring clergy to embrace the leadership of …