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China to recognize Western shots for its vaccine passports, as it seeks to reopen

The Chinese Embassy in Washington said records of Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna and J&J vaccination will be considered in travel applications.
  • Apr 20, 2021

China’s economy is roaring back, a year after coronavirus shutdown

The rebound is outpacing Western nations, despite vaccine challenges and U.S. sanctions.
  • Apr 15, 2021

Taiwan’s worst train crash in decades leaves at least 50 dead, dozens injured

The crash happened near Taroko Gorge, a popular tourist destination on the island’s east coast.
  • Apr 2, 2021

Beijing pushes back at criticism of WHO coronavirus origin report, insists China shared data

The head of the Chinese part of the WHO team said it was premature to discuss follow-up visits from international investigators.
  • Mar 31, 2021

China cuts number of elected legislators in Hong Kong, delays election

The sweeping move is the latest erosion of democratic institutions in the Chinese city.
  • Mar 30, 2021

China’s propaganda machine kicks into high gear over Xinjiang criticism

Beijing unleashes boycotts, threats of lawsuits and travel bans in its pushback against U.S. sanctions on Xinjiang cotton.
  • Mar 29, 2021

China’s state media outlets call for boycott of H&M for avoiding Xinjiang cotton

Nike and other brands are also under attack for complying with U.S. sanctions on Xinjiang.
  • Mar 24, 2021

China’s vaccine diplomacy stumbles as clinical trial data remains absent

Singapore regulators have demanded more information before greenlighting Sinovac doses for rollout.
  • Mar 23, 2021

China scrubs evidence of Xinjiang clampdown amid ‘genocide’ debate

Border closures, journalist expulsions and other steps have hobbled global efforts to determine current conditions in the region.
  • Mar 17, 2021

China and Russia to open moon base, expanding space cooperation

Beijing has rapidly grown its capabilities beyond the Earth’s atmosphere.
  • Mar 10, 2021