China: Activist Convicted for Promoting Tibetan Language

Expand People mark the anniversary of the 1959 uprising in Tibet against Chinese rule at a demonstration opposite Downing Street in London, United Kingdom on March 10, 2018.    © 2018 Reuters / Henry Nicholls (New York) – The Chinese authorities’ baseless prosecution of a…

China: Visiting Officials Occupy Homes in Muslim Region

Chinese officials, since early 2018, have imposed regular “home stays” on families in the predominantly Muslim region of Xinjiang. These visits are part of the government’s increasingly invasive “Strike Hard” campaign in the region, home to 11 million Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslim minorities. Chinese…

Eurovision censored in China due to pro-LGBT messages, tattooed performers

Updated May 11, 2018 12:49:43 A major Chinese television network has been banned from broadcasting the second semi-final and grand final of the Eurovision song contest, after it was accused of censoring parts of the show. Key points: Images of rainbow … VISIT THE SOURCE…

China censored performance of Ireland’s Eurovision Song Contest entry over ‘gay’ themes | The Irish Post

… Song Contest semi-final performance was censored by Chinese broadcasters because of … ‘s entire performance was censored in China. Guidelines in China … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE China censored performance of Ireland’s Eurovision Song Contest entry over ‘gay’ themes | The Irish Post

China Unveiling Next-Generation Stealth Bomber

Earlier this month, the magazine cover for Chinese aerospace magazine Aviation Knowledge highlighted an artist’s rendition of the next-generation strategic stealth bomber Xian H-20, which Beijing is currently developing. According to The Diplomat, a small number of English-language newspapers in the region have commented on this secret…

China Planning To Lower Auto Tariffs As Soon As Next Month

Two weeks after Chinese President Xi Jinping reiterated China’s plan to begin liberalizing its automobile market by lowering tariffs on imported cars – dealing what could be a death blow to the government’s strategy of forcing foreign manufacturers to enter into profit-sharing (and intellectual property…

North Korean Nuclear Test Site Has Collapsed, Explaining Kim’s “Suspension” Of Further Tests

It finally happened. Six months after a group of Chinese scientists warned that the North Korean Punggye-ri nuclear test site was on the verge of collapse, and following reports from Japan’s Asahi TV that more than 200 North Koreans had died when a tunnel collapsed…

China: Job Ads Discriminate Against Women

China’s government and private Chinese companies should end their widespread use of gender discriminatory job advertisements Chinese authorities rarely enforce legal prohibitions against gender discrimination in employment and in advertising.    (Hong Kong) – China’s government and private Chinese companies should end their widespread use…