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Evergrande stock surges even as major ally plans to sell all its shares

CNN 23 Sep 2021
It's not yet clear whether the company will actually default, or whether Beijing will intervene and orchestrate some type of restructuring to contain the fallout on the financial system and the broader Chinese economy. Will Beijing bail Evergrande out? ... But will Beijing bail it out?.
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Tory MP hit with sanctions by China says his daughter is being barred from visiting ...

The Daily Mail 23 Sep 2021
Tim Loughton, a former minister, was one of nine MPs, peers and academics who were targeted by Beijing for speaking out over human rights abuses ... Mr Loughton has also renewed pressure on the Government to impose a diplomatic boycott on the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics to deny China a 'propaganda coup'.
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USOPC will require Covid-19 vaccine for all US athletes at Beijing Games

CNN 23 Sep 2021
(Reuters)The United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) on Wednesday said all US athletes hoping to compete at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will need to be vaccinated against Covid-19 ... The Winter Olympics in Beijing begin in February next year ... The Beijing Winter Games begin on February 4 next year.
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Light show held at Great Wall of China to celebrate Pakistan-China friendship

Urdu Point 23 Sep 2021
BEIJING, ... The event was jointly organized by the Embassy of Pakistan in Beijing and People's Government of Beijing Municipality ... Ambassador Moin appreciated the efforts of Yanqing District of Beijing Municipality and Beijing Foreign Affairs Office for organizing the event.
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Olympics-USOPC will require COVID-19 vaccine for all U.S. athletes at Beijing Games

Metro USA 23 Sep 2021
(Reuters) – The United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee on Wednesday said all American athletes hoping to compete at the upcoming Beijing Winter Olympics will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 ... federal government. The Beijing Games begin on Feb.
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Lithuania advises against use of Chinese phones

Korea Times 23 Sep 2021
In this May 16, 2019 file photo, a man is silhouetted near the Huawei logo in Beijing ... Beijing halted freight trains to Lithuania and stopped issuing food export permits over the decision on Taiwan, which the communist government considers a territory awaiting reunification, by force if necessary.
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Court case of 47 Hong Kong democracy activists to resume on Nov 29

Straits Times 23 Sep 2021
Beijing and the city's government say the law is necessary to ensure stability, safeguard prosperity and guard against outside interference ... year to select candidates for a since-postponed city election, which the authorities say was a "vicious plot" to subvert the government.
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Taiwan asks to join trade group, says China might interfere

Springfield News-Sun 23 Sep 2021
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan announced Thursday it has applied to join an 11-nation Pacific trade group, setting up a potential clash with rival Beijing over the status of the island democracy ... The CPTPP, which took effect in 2018, includes agreements on market access, movement of labor and government procurement.
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Court case of 47 Hong Kong democracy activists to resume on November 29

Metro USA 23 Sep 2021
Beijing and the city’s government say the law is necessary to ensure stability, safeguard prosperity and guard against outside interference ... candidates for a since-postponed city election, which authorities say was a “vicious plot” to subvert the government.
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China Oceanwide Struggles to Save U.S. Deals as Evergrande Sways

Caixin Online 23 Sep 2021
In recent days, the world has been watching to see if his government — wielding a tight grip on lenders — lets Evergrande have a financial lifeline to quell protests from jilted customers and investors ... Xi and other government officials have railed against the excesses of speculators.
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Analyst says despite Macao swoon, Sands stock remains a good bet

Las Vegas Review-Journal 23 Sep 2021
... the government’s review of gaming laws and the awarding of casino licenses, called concessions ... He cited the tension that exists between Beijing and Hong Kong and the unrest that has occurred there as reasons to believe the central government could flex its muscle in Macao.
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‘Cooperation needed to thwart humanitarian tragedy in Afghanistan’

The News International 23 Sep 2021
... that China was actively engaged with the Taliban government for an inclusive political setup in Afghanistan ... However, he observed, Beijing’s concerns for inclusive government, respect for human rights especially women and girls, prevention of trans-border terrorism remained there.
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Chinese builder in debt jam says it will make bond payment

Springfield News-Sun 22 Sep 2021
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese real estate developer that is struggling to avoid defaulting on billions of dollars of debt reassured jittery global markets at least briefly Wednesday by announcing it will make an interest payment due this week. The Chinese government, meanwhile, kept investors guessing about whether it might intervene.
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EDITORIAL: Time to diversify away from China

Taipei Times 22 Sep 2021
President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) condemned Beijing’s move, Council of Agriculture Minister Chen Chi-chung (陳吉仲) called it ... The government dealt with Beijing’s pineapple ban by investing NT$1 billion (US$35.99 million) to promote sales of the fruit in Taiwan and elsewhere overseas.
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Retiring e-bikes breathe renewed life into retailers

China Daily 22 Sep 2021
For Chen Hui, manager of an electric bicycle shop in Chaoyang district, Beijing, the past few months have been a breakout sales period ... A total of 2.14 million temporary identifications were issued to e-bike owners from Nov 1, 2018 to April 30,2019-a time frame set by the municipal government, according to The Beijing News.
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