In China, hundreds of protesters against anti-Covid restrictions in Shanghai and Beijing

Published on : 27/11/2022 – 07:12Modified : 27/11/2022 – 08:57 Exasperated by the government’s “zero-Covid” policy, hundreds of people gathered spontaneously in Beijing and Shanghai, the economic capital of China, on Sunday to pay tribute to the victims of a fire that killed ten people in Urumqi, the capital. from Xinjiang. According to several witnesses, … Read more

China Could Cut Methane Emissions Through Monitoring, Diet Changes, Experts Say

BERLIN— Data monitoring and human dietary changes are among ways China could slash its methane emissions, experts have told VOA. China emitted 58.3 metric tons of methane last year, more than any other country, according to the Global Methane Tracker. China has not signed the Global Methane Pledge, first initiated in 2021 at COP26 in … Read more

About those Chinese-language posters on campus – Annenberg Media

Strident posters opposing China’s leader Xi Jinping have appeared around USC since late October. From lamp posts at the intersection of South Hoover and West Jefferson, to bulletin boards at the Law School, to the glass doors of the USC Bookstore, the posters are part of a larger political protest by students at universities around … Read more

Threats to peace dominate Asia-Pacific leaders’ summit

BANGKOK (AP) — Threats to peace and stability were dominating the agenda at a summit of Pacific Rim economies Friday in Bangkok, as leaders warned that war and tensions among the big powers threaten to unravel the global order. Underscoring the risks, North Korea fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed near Japanese territorial waters, … Read more

Analysis: Have China and India shifted stance on Russia war?

NUSA DUA, Indonesia (AP) — China and India, after months of refusing to condemn Russia’s war in Ukraine, did not stand in the way of the release this week of a statement by the world’s leading economies that strongly criticizes Moscow. Could this, at last, signal a bold new policy change by Beijing and New … Read more

G20’s criticism of Russia reflects the rise of new Asian power: India

hong kong CNN — When world leaders at the Group of 20 summit in Bali, Indonesia, issued a joint statement condemning Russia’s war in Ukraine, a familiar sentence stood out from the 1,186-page document. “Today’s era must not be of war,” it said, echoing what Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told Russian leader Vladimir Putin … Read more

China steps up its charm offensive in Africa | Africa | DW

This decision follows an announcement by Chinese President Xi Jinping at the China-Africa Summit in November 2021. He had shown his country’s desire to increase Chinese imports from the African continent to 100 billion dollars per year from 2022, then to 300 billion dollars per year by 2035. Raw materials are what Africa mainly exports … Read more

G20 leaders’ declaration condemns Russia’s war ‘in strongest terms’

Bali, Indonesia CNN — Russia’s international isolation grew Wednesday, as world leaders issued a joint declaration condemning its war in Ukraine that has killed thousands of people and roiled the global economy. The Group of 20 summit in Bali, Indonesia, concluded Wednesday with a leaders’ statement that “deplores in the strongest terms the aggression by … Read more

G-20 to condemn Russia’s Ukraine invasion, urge an end

NUSA DUA, Indonesia (AP) — Leaders of most of the world’s economic powers are nearing approval of a declaration strongly denouncing Russia’s invasion that has devastated Ukraine and kinged the global economy. Even China, which has mostly declined to censor Russia until now, and India, which buys weapons from Russia, are providing encouraging words. On … Read more

G20: Biden steps into summit in Indonesia aiming to unite leaders in opposition to Russia’s war on Ukraine

Bali, Indonesia CNN — President Joe Biden is confronting competing issues at home and abroad while he’s at the Group of 20 Summit in Bali this week, using the moment on the world’s stage to lean into international support for condemning Russia’s aggression while also facing the prospect of hearing Donald Trump announce his next … Read more