china

  1. S

    China plans tariffs on 3B worth of US goods after Trump order.

    China plans tariffs on 3B worth of US goods after Trump order. Refer to https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/03/22/China-plans-tariffs-on-3B-worth-of-US-goods-after-Trump-order/1951521725671/ I'm among the proponents of USA adopting the trade policy described within Wikipedia's...
  2. reedak

    China rebukes US for “enacting unilateral sanctions”

    1. According to https://www.cbsnews.com/news/donald-trump-japan-south-korea-might-need-nuclear-weapons/ (Begin excerpts) Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Tuesday night defended his assertion that more countries, such as Japan, South Korea or even Saudi Arabia, may need...
  3. reedak

    Some N.Korean businesses defy China shutdown order

    1. The following are excerpts from an AFP news report, dated 09 January 2018, under the headline Some N.Korean businesses defy China shutdown order - France - RFI (Begin excerpts) Some North Korean businesses in China had closed their doors on Tuesday but others remained open, despite...
  4. reedak

    China and Russia deny breaching UN sanctions

    1. American reconnaissance satellites have reportedly spotted Chinese ships suspected of selling oil to North Korean vessels about 30 times since October. China has apparently been secretly selling oil to North Korea in violation of UN sanctions and its own promises to drastically curb trade...
  5. reedak

    North Korea promises to punish China and Russia

    1. The following are excerpts from a Reuters news report, by Ben Blanchard in Beijing and Hyonhee Shin in Seoul on December 24, 2017, under the headline "North Korea says new U.N. sanctions an act of war" at...
  6. reedak

    Trump's "state visit-plus" to China

    During his recent "state visit-plus" to China, Trump was treated "almost like an emperor". He was given the significant honour to dine with Xi inside the Forbidden City. Long before Trump's China visit, I posted a political satire on May 24, 2017 under the title...
  7. S

    The Relevance of President Trump's Visit to China

    The United States, China affirm commitment to strengthen bilateral cooperation http://crweworld.com/usa/trendingnow/politics/257047/president-donald-j-trumps-visit-to-china
  8. Fitz

    China banks fear US North Korea sanctions

    interesting one for the North Korea watchers... China banks fear US North Korea sanctions - BBC News
  9. reedak

    Has China ever hoped to teach NKorea the same lessons as India?

    1. The following are excerpts from the 30 August 2017 AFP news report headlined "China says it hopes India will 'learn lessons' from standoff" at https://sg.yahoo.com/news/china-says-hopes-india-learn-lessons-standoff-065248645.html (Begin excerpts) China said Wednesday it hopes India will...
  10. reedak

    Fallouts from China's impotence towards N Korea's nuclear programme

    In some political media, I came across claims by some people that China is using North Korea as a proxy to fight against the US or using the North Korean nuclear programme as a bargaining tool in its international diplomacy. If the claims are true, China is making a pact with the Devil. What has...
  11. reedak

    Christabel China in the tight grip of Geraldine N Korea

    1. The following are excerpts from the article headlined China says "China responsibility theory" on N.Korea has to stop | Daily Mail Online (Begin excerpts) BEIJING, July 11 (Reuters) - China hit back on Tuesday in unusually strong terms at repeated calls from the United States to put more...
  12. reedak

    DPRK -- Cancer and new Xiongnu threat to China

    1. The following are excerpts from Jon Lockett's 4th May 2017 news report headlined "'STOP DANCING TO TRUMP'S TUNE!' North Korea threatens nuclear war with main ally China and warns of ‘grave consequences’ for cosying up to the US" at...
  13. K

    What does closer relationship between China and Kazakhstan hold for the future?

    The resent statement released by government officials have sprung several questions to my mind. What does the closer relationship between two countries hold for the future of both? Please find the statement below that raised these questions. December 6 2013 President Nazarbayev predicts...
  14. reedak

    Bang bang in America but chop chop in China

    Mass public rampage killing sprees have risen in Asia, particularly China, in recent years. Since Asia is not so "high-tech" as compared with the US, the unfortunate victims were killed for no rhyme or reason mostly in knife attacks, not gun violence. A series of uncoordinated mass stabbings...
  15. myp

    Newspaper pushback in China a sign of greater pushes against censorship?

    I sure hope so. http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-01-07/a-rare-free-speech-fight-erupts-over-china-censors
  16. David

    China and Japan heading for war?

    http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/growing-tension-between-china-and-japan-fuel-concerns-over-potential-war/article4548515/ China is the #2 economy and has a nuclear arsenal. Japan is the #3 economy and has no offensive military power as per post-war demilitarization. The US is the #1...
  17. M

    Urine-Soaked Eggs in China; an example of Human UrophagiaHumanity earned more dignity

    Humanity earned more dignity and respect from past, when it comes to food in 21st century but there are still some factions and savages that are destined to make humanity weep for its own wrongdoings. Urine-Soaked Eggs are one of the best examples to make us realize that we are still...
  18. David

    Coup in China?

    The people report tanks rolling, the gov't offers a halfhearted denial and the West goes, "WTF?" http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17476760
  19. theconspirator

    disccusion question #1

    Why does the Chinese Central Bank possess over $3 trillion of foreign exchange reserves? What does the Chinese Central Bank do with the vast majority of the money it earns from the sale of its exports that it does NOT spend on US goods? Why not keep this money in cash? Why does the Chinese...
  20. rice_farmer

    Rice Farming and China

    "China is the world's largest producer of rice, and the crop makes up a little less than half of the country's total grain output. China accounts for 26% of all world rice production."(Wikipedia). Would the mass debt built up between the US and China affect the eligibility of the US to trade...