Tag Archives: Chinese

No Staff COVID-19 Diagnoses After Plan at Chinese Cancer Center

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 02, 2020 — No staff members or patients were diagnosed with COVID-19 after “strict protective measures” for screening and managing patients were implemented at the National Cancer Center/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in Beijing, according to a report published online April …

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Chinese Smartphone Health Code Rules Post-Virus Life

Chinese Smartphone Health Code Rules Post-Virus Life

Since the coronavirus outbreak, life in China is ruled by a green symbol on a smartphone screen. Green is the “health code” that says a user is symptom-free and it’s required to board a subway, check into a hotel or just enter Wuhan, the central city of 11 million people …

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US Cyber-Security Experts See Recent Spike in Chinese Digital Espionage

US Cyber-Security Experts See Recent Spike in Chinese Digital Espionage

A US cyber-security firm said Wednesday it has detected a surge in new cyberspying by a suspected Chinese group dating back to late January, when coronavirus was starting to spread outside China. FireEye said in a report it had spotted a spike in activity from a hacking group it dubs “APT41” …

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US military brought coronavirus to Wuhan, Chinese diplomat claims

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian during a daily briefing at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs office in Beijing, on February 24.

Posting to his more than 300,000 followers on Twitter, Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian republished a video of Robert Redfield, the director for the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, addressing a US Congressional committee on March 11. In the clip, Redfield said some influenza deaths in the US …

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Grindr’s Chinese Owner Says to Sell Dating App for $608 Million

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Chinese gaming company Beijing Kunlun Tech said on Friday that it has agreed to sell Grindr, a popular gay dating app it acquired in 2016, for about $608.5 million (roughly Rs. 4,502 crores). The deal comes after a US government panel asked Kunlun to divest itself of Grindr. The panel, …

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10 Chinese Readers Share Their Stories of the Coronavirus Crisis

10 Chinese Readers Share Their Stories of the Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus outbreak has radiated to at least 77 countries, killing more than 3,200 people and infecting more than 93,000. It has paralyzed cities and towns, disrupted business, travel and schools. But no place has seen more devastation than China, where the overwhelming majority of deaths and infections have occurred. …

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Coronavirus Updates: Chinese Cities Announce New Travel Restrictions

Coronavirus Updates: Chinese Cities Announce New Travel Restrictions

New travel restrictions announced in China. Major cities across China have announced new travel restrictions on people who have recently visited countries where coronavirus infections are on the rise. On Tuesday, the authorities in Shanghai said that all travelers entering the city who have visited countries with significant outbreaks within …

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State Department to cap number of Chinese citizens employed by state media in US

Top US General says military preparing for all coronavirus scenarios, including potential pandemic

“The U.S. government is today instituting a personnel cap on certain PRC-controlled state media entities in the United States — specifically, the five entities that were designated by the U.S. State Department on February 18, 2020, as foreign missions of the People’s Republic of China. This cap limits the number …

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Apple, Samsung, Huawei, Others Accused of Using Forced Chinese Labour

Apple, Samsung, Huawei, Others Accused of Using Forced Chinese Labour

Tens of thousands of ethnic Uighurs were moved to work in conditions suggestive of “forced labour” in factories across China supplying 83 global brands, an Australian think tank said in a report released on Sunday. The Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) report, which cited government documents and local media reports, identified …

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