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  • China en de wereldcrisis

  • New Cold Wars review: China, Russia and Biden's daunting task (The Guardian)
  • South China Sea: will Beijing ramp up militarisation after US missile system deployed in the Philippines? (SCMP)
  • US-Japan-Philippines trilateral gives Manila a fighting chance (Asia Times)
  • There is only one war going on and it is global (The Telegraph)
  • Chinese company under Congressional scrutiny makes key US drugs (NYT)
  • Can China play a role in avoiding an all-out war in the Middle East? (CNN)
  • China 'deeply concerned' about escalation after Iran strikes Israel (Reuters)
  • Not an 'Asian Nato': Aukus still work-in-progress but expansion could complicate China's regional plans, analysts say (SCMP)
  • Rol China in oorlog Oekraïne is groter dan gedacht, waarschuwt Amerika's bevelhebber in Europa ($de Volkskrant)
  • China tells telecom carriers to phase out foreign chips in blow to Intel, AMD (WSJ)
  • Economie - Nationaal

  • How an obscure Chinese real estate start-up paved the way to TikTok (NYT)
  • China is moving towards full monetary independence (FT)
  • China's economy, propelled by its factories, grew more than expected (NYT)
  • China surprises with strong start to year as factories power (WSJ)
  • How to tackle China's overcapacity problem (Project Syndicate)
  • Can China get out of its rut? (Project Syndicate)
  • China's state is eating the private property market ($The Economist)
  • Chinese state-owned bank seeks liquidation of property developer Shimao (FT)
  • China confronts the middle-income trap (Project Syndicate)
  • China's big bet on 'new quality productive forces' (Asia Times)
  • Economie - Internationaal

  • Chinese flying taxi sector claims global lead thanks to regulatory support (FT)
  • China's king-of-the-hill status shaky as offshore exploration diversifies rare earth supply chain ($SCMP)
  • China's exports no threat to industries in Global South: Asia Times (Xinhua)
  • 'Overcapacity' a new tactic in Western economy war against China: analysts (Ecns.cn)
  • The West says China makes too much. Its workers disagree (BBC)
  • Countering China's rare earth dominance and coercion (Asia Times)
  • Countering China's rare earth dominance and coercion (Asia Times)
  • China isn't at overcapacity, but simply meeting global needs (Shine)
  • What overcapacity? China says its industries are simply more competitive (Reuters)
  • China says Fitch rating outlook downgrade 'regrettable' (Xinhua)
  • Internationale Relaties

  • China sees foreign threats 'everywhere' as powerful spy agency takes center stage (CNN)
  • Pro-China party wins landslide victory in Maldives parliamentary elections (AFP)
  • Sizing up the China-Russia 'New Axis' (Asia Times)
  • China sees 'opportune moment' as it pushes for direct Russia-Ukraine talks (SCMP)
  • China supports Indonesia in playing major country role: Wang Yi (Xinhua)
  • China says it opposes any Israel-Iran escalation amid balancing act ($Nikkei)
  • China expresses support for Palestine's full UN membership ahead of Security Council vote (Global Times)
  • Current Philippine admin unilaterally abandons 'gentleman’s agreement': Chinese embassy (Global Times)
  • China: The rise of digital repression in the Indo-Pacific (Article 19)
  • Solomon Islands voters go to polls as China's influence draws scrunity (AFP)
  • China - Verenigde Staten

  • China extends olive branch as US sends missile systems to Philippines (Tag24 News)
  • Thanks to Biden, China couldstart World War III here (Gatestone Institute)
  • Beijing warns against flexing of ‘gunboat muscles’ as US and Philippines begin military drills (The Guardian, Reuters)
  • How Chinese firms are using Mexico as a backdoor to the US (BBC)
  • US House passes bill that could lead to total TikTok ban (The Guardian)
  • Chinese students in US tell of 'chilling' interrogations and deportations (The Guardian)
  • Chinese export surge clouds US hopes of a domestic solar boom (NYT)
  • Apple says it was ordered to pull WhatsApp from China app store (NYT)
  • FBI chief says Chinese hackers have infiltrated critical US infrastructure (Reuters)
  • US complains China hurts shipbuilding, steel firms (Asia Times)
  • China - Europa

  • Three German citizens arrested on suspicion of spying for China (The Guardian)
  • 'Ich bin ein Beijinger' (Le Vent de la Chine)
  • Duitse media: hackers zaten jarenlang in systemen van Volkswagen (NOS Nieuws)
  • Breaking the EU-China 'dialogue of the deaf' (Sinification)
  • Visit to China by German Chancellor Scholz shows divisions in EU over how to engage with Beijing on trade and Russia (SCMP)
  • German chancellor urges Xi Jinping to press Russia to end Ukraine war, saying 'China's word carries weight' (AFP, Reuters) 17 apr 2024
  • China has no 'fundamental' conflict of interest with Germany, Xi Jinping tells Olaf Scholz (SCMP)
  • Why Germany can't break up with China (NYT)
  • On a China visit, the German chancellor says Russia's invasion of Ukraine threatens global security (AP)
  • Europe restarts magnesium mining to counter reliance on China (FT)
  • China - Nederland

  • Chinese spies target Dutch industries to strengthen military, intelligence agency says (Reuters)
  • Dutch set to comply with US demands on China exports (Reuters)
  • Tech war: China quietly making progress on new techniques to cut reliance on advanced ASML lithography machines (SCMP)
  • China extends invitation to Dutch companies for 7th CIIE (Xinhua)
  • Xi Jinping warns Dutch leader Mark Rutte not to put up barriers after ban on chip technology exports to China (SCMP)
  • Chinese premier holds talks with Dutch PM (gov.cn)
  • Rutte looks back on a 'successful visit to China' (X)
  • Questions over ASML services 'grave intervention' in market norms (Global Times)
  • Minister-president Rutte en minister Van Leeuwen brengen bezoek aan China (Rijksoverheid)
  • Fake Uyghurs v. genuine Uyghurs in The Hague: what exactly happened (Bitter Winter)
  • Politiek

  • Chinese police arrest over 1,500 for online rumours in campaign targeting influencers, bloggers and live-streamers (SCMP)
  • What Chinese outrage over '3 Body Problem' says sbout China (NYT)
  • How China’s political clans might determine its future (The Economist)
  • Human rights activist Zhou Fengsuo: 'Xi Jinping is the natural product of an evil system' (Bitter Winter)
  • 3-Body firestorm: What China thinks about Netflix's take (ChinaTalk)
  • Why are China's nationalists attacking the country's heroes? (NYT)
  • Religious worship is a human right, even in China. Bring David Lin home ($The Washington Post editorial)
  • Respect for diversity in democracy is a reality to embrace worldwide (Xinhua)
  • Forum: Democracy takes many forms (China Daily)
  • Even China's own state media sometimes resent state control (The Economist)
  • Maatschappij

  • How the internet has transformed China in the past 30 years, and vice versa ($SCMP)
  • China celebrates 30 years of internet access, boasting over 1 billion users (Xinhua)
  • China moves toward ban on Japanese-style 'maid cafés' (Sixth Tone)
  • The dark side of growing old (The Economist)
  • Once popular, Deng Haipeng's 'soul shaping' is liquidated as a xie jiao (Bitter Winter)
  • China's punishment for people with bad debts: no fast trains or nice hotels (WSJ)
  • The fundamental concepts that underpin traditional Chinese medicine (Shine)
  • The Chinese émigrés leaving the pressures of home for laid back Chiang Mai, Thailand (The Guardian)
  • 1.334 bln people covered by China's basic medical insurance (Xinhua)
  • Three boys to face trial over child’s murder in case that shocks China (The Guardian)
  • Militaire zaken

  • New PLA unit underscores intelligentized warfare shift (Asia Times)
  • Xi Jinping unveils newest branch of Chinese military (Inquirer)
  • China sounds warning after Philippines and US announce most expansive military drills yet (The Guardian, Reuters, AFP)
  • China supporting Russia in massive military expansion, US says (AFP)
  • US says China is supplying missile and drone engines to Russia (FT)
  • China is providing satellite intelligence for military purposes to Russia, US warns, says report (Business Insider)
  • South China Sea: Philippines urged to prioritise diplomacy even as navy prepares for 'worst-case scenario ($SCMP)
  • US Marines train for war with China on an island-hopping battlefield, report says (Business Insider)
  • South Korea is zooming ahead with the mass production of its KF-21 fighter jet, and China won't be happy (SCMP)
  • Spiky questions remain for AUKUS proponents (Inside Story)
  • Cultuur

  • Five of the best books to understand modern China (The Guardian)
  • Liu Cixin: 'I'm often asked – there's science fiction in China?' (The Guardian)
  • Wereldwijd kromp de kunstmarkt vorig jaar, maar in China werd juist veel méér uitgegeven aan kunst ($de Volkskrant)
  • China's Nobel winning novelist Mo Yan targeted by growing band of online nationalists (SCMP)
  • China's top-rating drama for 2023: life and death in China's rustbelt (Inside Story)
  • Ai Weiwei's 'Zodiac' is a mystical memory tour (NYT)
  • Newly discovered gaps in Great Wall of China create more mysteries about why it was built (SCMP)
  • London gallery delays Ai Weiwei show over Israel-Hamas tweet (The Guardian)
  • A grain of rice shatters myth of Chinese civilization 5,000 years old (Shine)
  • China-experts: Ai Weiwei neemt risico met plan familiebezoek ($de Volkskrant)
  • Wetenschap en Onderwijs

  • Dodgy publications boost China's science stature (Asia Times)
  • Dodgy publications boost China's science stature (Asia Times)
  • China to make 5nm chips with SAQP process (Asia Times)
  • Scientist who gene-edited babies is back in lab and 'proud' of past work despite jailing (The Guardian)
  • Tory immigration policies risk over-reliance on Chinese students, ex-universities minister warns (The Guardian)
  • Xi Jinping's space program: 'To see him fly, so many die' (Bitter Winter)
  • Country plays leading role in intl patent application (China Daily)
  • In one key AI metric, China pulls ahead of the US: talent (NYT)
  • Overseas students, exchanges deterred by spy laws – Academic (University World News)
  • China will install a sprawling 'all-seeing' surveillance system on the moon (Daily Mail)
  • Milieu

  • Xi thinks China can slow climate change. What if he's right? (NYT)
  • US-China competition to field military drone swarms could fuel global arms race (AP)
  • World Bank's funding of 'hog hotel' factory farms In China under fire over climate effect (The Guardian)
  • China braced for rise in air pollution deaths (The Guardian)
  • China's mega water diversion project benefits over 176 mln people (Xinhua)
  • China's emissions, efficiency targets under threat after falling short in 2023 (Reuters)
  • Africa's donkeys are coveted by China. Can the continent protect them? (NYT)
  • Growth in CO2 emissions leaves China likely to miss climate targets (The Guardian)
  • China's water hegemony policy: a threat to neighboring countries and human rights (Bitter Winter)
  • China's mega project diverts billions in cubic meters of water in 2023 (Xinhua)
  • Rampen en ongelukken

  • Millions at risk of floods in China's Guangdong province after heavy rain (Reuters)
  • Water extraction and weight of buildings see half of China's cities sink (BBC)
  • Woman hospitalised after falling through travelator in China (BBC)
  • Mexico: Eight Chinese migrants found dead on beach (BBC)
  • 14 killed, 37 injured in passenger bus crash in north China (Xinhua)
  • Explosion kills 7, injures 27 in north China (Xinhua)
  • 15 dead and dozens more injured in Nanjing flat fire (BBC)
  • WHO responds after China reports death from chimera bird flu virus (Newsweek)
  • Xinyu: Dozens dead after fire breaks out in China shop (BBC)
  • Death toll rises to 39 in east China building fire (Xinhua)
  • Schandalen

  • China repatriates 680 gambling, fraud suspects from Cambodia (Global Times)
  • Horror continues in the Heilongjiang provincial women's prison (Bitter Winter)
  • Former vice president of China Development Bank indicted for bribery (Xinhua)
  • Why a deluge of Chinese-made drugs is hard to curb (BBC)
  • How China's demand for donkey hide is devastating African communities (Reuters)
  • China continues to unlawfully persecute family of dissidents, finds report (The Guardian)
  • China investigates senior executive at top defence group (FT)
  • Toxic: How the search for the origins of COVID-19 turned politically poisonous (AP)
  • Evergrande: China property giant and its founder accused of $78bn fraud (BBC)
  • Chinese state media body condemns police harassment at site of deadly blast (The Guardian)
  • Sport

  • Chinese doping case sparks unusually harsh spat between global and US drug-fighting agencies (AP)
  • China Anti-Doping Agency criticizes swimmer report as 'misleading' (Xinhua)
  • Top Chinese swimmers tested positive for banned drug, then won Olympic gold (NYT)
  • Organizers cancel runner's half marathon victory (Shine)
  • China looks to employ big data to tackle persistent misconduct in soccer ($Caixin)
  • Beijing half marathon hit by controversy as China's He Jie allowed to win (The Guardian)
  • The doping crisis set to test the Paris Olympics (WSJ)
  • Lionel Messi defends HK absence as China backlash continues (BBC)
  • How Lionel Messi sparked a diplomatic row between China, Argentina and the Falklands (The Telegraph)
  • Lionel Messi: Chinese officials call off Argentina games amid anger over star not playing (BBC)
  • Taiwan

  • China-Taiwan tensions stir concerns; NATO monitors situation (The UBJ)
  • House approves $95 billion aid bill for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan (NYT)
  • Should the United States change its policies toward Taiwan? (Brookings)
  • China is talking to Taiwan's next leader, just not directly (The Economist)
  • America is losing credibility on its one-China policy (gov.cn)
  • Apply Israel-Iran lessons to Taiwan (Asia Times)
  • Why Taiwanese islands with view of China aren't worried about rising tensions (WSJ)
  • Taiwan's Ma visits Xi, whose intentions he trusts (Asia Times)
  • President Xi Jinping meets Taiwan's Ma Ying-jeou in historic first, 9 years after landmark Singapore handshake (SCMP)
  • KMT's Ma highlights cross-Strait ties (China Daily)
  • Hongkong

  • Jimmy Lai plotted to trigger mainland China's collapse and install US-style democracy, Hong Kong court hears (SCMP)
  • Beijing defends China's latest crackdowns in Hong Kong (Tag24 News)
  • HK jails European citizen for 'demonising China' (BBC)
  • 'The old days are no more': Hong Kong goes quiet as security laws tighten their grip (The Guardian)
  • The Hong Kong Jimmy Lai trial: some advice to judge remedios from a former classmate (Bitter Winter)
  • Hongkong: In-between city (China Books Review)
  • US-funded Radio Free Asia shuts down in Hong Kong over safety concerns (The Guardian, Reuters, AP)
  • US says imposing new visa curbs on Hong Kong officials over rights crackdown (Reuters)
  • Hong Kongers are purging the evidence of their lost freedom (NYT)
  • Are Hong Kong's days as a global business hub over? (BBC)
  • Macau

  • No horse racing, please, we're Chinese: the end of a venerable tradition in Macau (Bitter Winter)
  • Hong-Kong-style National Security Law comes to Macau (Bitter Winter)
  • Macau facing increased restrictions under expanded security law (BBC)
  • Koning van de casino's en exclusieve reisjes verdwijnt voor achttien jaar in de Chinese cel ($de Volkskrant)
  • Alvin Chau: Macau gambling kingpin jailed for 18 years (BBC)
  • Macao casino revenue plunges 51% to 18-year low amid zero-COVID ($Nikei)
  • Mainland Chinese vaccine tourists flock to Macau for mRNA Covid jabs (FT)
  • Macau's MGM Cotai casino under lockdown after dealer infected (Nikkei)
  • Macau to broaden reach of national security law in response to Pelosi's Taiwan trip (RFA)
  • Macau begins 11th round of mass testing in worst COVID outbreak (Reuters)
  • Tibet

  • Released from arrest, tortured Tibetan Monk committed suicide (Bitter Winter)
  • Campaign against 'cults' launched in Lhasa - but what is a 'cult' in Tibet? (Bitter Winter)
  • Massive Chinese cyber espionage of Tibetan diaspora revealed (Bitter Winter)
  • A farce in Geneva: Seminar claims Tibet and Xinjiang are paradises of human rights (Bitter Winter)
  • China's Tibet offers college exam takers a spot if their parents invest $400,000 (Reuters)
  • Tibet boarding schools: China accused of trying to silence language (BBC)
  • Protest against dam project in Sichuan leads to mass arrests of monks, villagers (Bitter Winter)
  • More than 100 Tibetans arrested over dam protest (RFA)
  • Unprecedented Tibetan protest against hydropower station in Sichuan (Bitter Winter)
  • Beijing accused of using spying, threats and blackmail against Tibetan exiles (The Guardian)
  • Xinjiang

  • Pakistan: Mainline newspaper ridicules itself by spreading Chinese propaganda on Xinjiang (Bitter Winter)
  • China boasts about its 'creative governance measures' for the Uyghurs. Perhaps it should patent them (Bitter Winter)
  • Mehmutjan Memet: A Uyghur is dying in jail, his family's pleas are ignored (Bitter Winter)
  • Palestinians and Arab politicians praise China's policies in Xinjiang (RFA)
  • Boasting about torture: A Uyghur view of Putin and Xi Jinping (Bitter Winter)
  • Uyghur stories: How Yalkun Uluyol lost his father - and thirty family members (Bitter Winter)
  • Uyghurs bravely resist oppression through poetry (Bitter Winter)
  • Abidin Damollam: 96-year-old Uyghur cleric dies in jail (Bitter Winter)
  • Criminal law is not retroactive, right? Not true if you are a Muslim in Xinjiang (Bitter Winter)
  • The CCP's war against religious Uyghur women (Bitter Winter)
  • Binnen-Mongolie

  • Inner Mongolia emerges as model for Xi Jinping's ethnic affairs policy, but analysts warn of cultural 'erosion' (SCMP)
  • Podcast: Why is the Communist Party redoubling its assimilation efforts? (The Economist)
  • Christian inmate tortured in notorious Southern Mongolia prison (Bitter Winter)
  • Anti-religious social credit targets Southern Mongolian peasants (Bitter Winter)
  • China's push to create a single national identity. Inner Mongolia is the latest target (The Economist)
  • China kidnaps Southern Mongolian dissident in Mongolia (Bitter Winter)
  • Southern Mongolia: The CCP mobilizes traditional culture against religion (Bitter Winter)
  • Chinese deprogrammer in Inner Mongolia honored by Xi Jinping (Bitter Winter)
  • The not-so model minority: Xi Jinping's Mongolian crackdown (China Leadership Monitor)
  • Sweden stops deportation of Inner Mongolian dissident (Safeguard Defenders)
  • Een lach en een traan

  • Chinese internet amused by building that looks like sanitary pad (BBC)
  • 3 Body Problem: Lawyer sentenced to death for Lin Qi murder (BBC)
  • Mama's boys and marital strife are no joke in today's China (The Washington Post)
  • Chinese overheid zit in haar maag met doorgeslagen nationalistische bloggers ($de Volkskrant)
  • China's Xian to give lottery tickets to newlyweds in bid to spur births (Reuters)
  • Rare copy of Mao's Little Red Book expected to fetch more than £30,000 (The Guardian)
  • As China's 'Year of the Widow' threatens marriage rate, can 'dragon babies' boost births? (SCMP)
  • Wuhan sculpture spawns two more kids, sparking ridicule (RFA)
  • Outrage over doctor punching patient during surger (BBC)
  • An egg fried rice recipe shows the absurdity of China's speech limits (NYT)
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     China en de wereldcrisis
     Economie - Nationaal
     Economie - Internationaal
     Internationale Relaties
     China - Verenigde Staten
     China - Europa
     China - Nederland
     Politiek
     Maatschappij
     Militaire zaken
     Cultuur
     Wetenschap en Onderwijs
     Milieu
     Rampen en ongelukken
     Schandalen
     Sport
     Taiwan
     Hongkong
     Macau
     Tibet
     Xinjiang
     Binnen-Mongolie
     Een lach en een traan