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Trump Administration Labels 4 More Chinese News Outlets 'Foreign Missions'

Monday, June 22, 2020

The State Department's new listing of Chinese media escalates a tit-for-tat scrap over journalists that kicked off earlier in the year.


Pompeo And China's Top Diplomat Meet In Hawaii As Relations Worsen

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Neither the U.S. nor China publicly announced the meeting in advance and it was not clear which side had proposed it.


Zoom Apologizes For Blocking Accounts Of U.S.-Based Chinese Activists

Friday, June 12, 2020

Zoom has apologized for blocking accounts of U.S.-based Chinese activists as they were marking the Tiananmen Square anniversary. It shows the challenges U.S. tech companies face working with China.


In George Floyd Protests, China Sees A Powerful Propaganda Opportunity

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

After years of U.S. criticism about human rights, China's Communist Party has seized on protests sparked by George Floyd's death to spread propaganda about what it calls American "double standards."


Chinese Communist Party Uses Scenes Of Violent Protests In The U.S. For Propaganda

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Protests across the U.S. sparked by George Floyd's death have created an unlikely opportunity — for China. The scenes of violence became a propaganda gold mine for the ruling Communist Party.


A Look At The Latest Updates In Hong Kong

Saturday, May 30, 2020

After China's central government asserted more direct authority over Hong Kong, President Trump announced his intent to revoke Hong Kong's special customs status and take other steps.


President Trump Announces The End Of Special Relationship With Hong Kong

Friday, May 29, 2020

President Trump announced a set of measures on Hong Kong on Friday, after China announced earlier this week that it was going to impose new national security measures in the city.


What To Know About Hong Kong's Special Status And What Happens If The U.S. Removes It

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Here are some key points about what the latest moves by Beijing and Washington may mean for Hong Kong.


Hong Kong May Lose U.S. Preferential Trade Status If No Longer Autonomous From China

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he has reported to Congress that Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from China — a move that may lead the U.S. to withdraw preferential trade status of the city.


Amid High Stakes, China Is Fast-Tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Experts say the Communist Party sees more at stake than public health. One of the biggest concerns is the economy. China is also looking to defuse criticism over its early handling of the outbreak.


China Leads The Worldwide Race To Develop A COVID-19 Vaccine

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

China is leading the global race in the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. Half of the vaccines that have already gone into clinical trials were discovered by Chinese companies.


Pompeo Blasts WHO And China For Excluding Taiwan From This Week's Health Assembly

Monday, May 18, 2020

By not inviting Taiwan to its health assembly, the World Health Organization kept out "scientific expertise on pandemic disease" and "damaged the WHO's credibility," the secretary of state said.


Taiwan Likely To Remain Off WHO's Invite List Despite COVID-19 Successes

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Taiwan has reported fewer than 500 cases of COVID-19 and six deaths, but a push to get the country invited to the World Health Organization's annual meeting is expected to fail.


North Korea's Kim Reappears In Public After Speculation About His Health

Friday, May 01, 2020

North Korean media, cited by South Korea's Yonhap News Agency, said he attended a ceremony marking the completion of a fertilizer plant in a town just north of the capital, Pyongyang.


Taiwan's Coronavirus Moment — And Delicate Balancing Act

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

The pandemic provides an opportunity for Taiwan to raise its international profile. But that is unlikely to go over well in Beijing, which is facing pressures for its own handling of the virus.


A Tech Firm's Pivot To Ventilator Repair Turns Personal

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Bloom Energy, based in Silicon Valley, began refurbishing old ventilators when the coronavirus hit. But workers found a larger purpose when an employee's relative was hospitalized with COVID-19.


States And Hospitals Are Sourcing Their Own PPE From China

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

States and hospitals aren't just counting on the federal government for personal protective equipment. They're wading into the import business themselves, sourcing their own supplies from China.


Bandanas, Balaclavas, Bra Straps: How People Are Answering Call To Cover Their Faces

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Health officials are urging Americans to cover their faces to try and slow the coronavirus outbreak. Given shortages and stay-at-home orders, people are getting creative.


Critic Of China's Coronavirus Response Is Under Investigation, Beijing Says

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Retired businessman Ren Zhiqiang, who criticized Chinese leader Xi Jinping, went missing in mid-March. The Communist Party says Ren is under "disciplinary review and supervision and investigation."


China Reports Its First Day With No New COVID-19 Deaths

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

The milestone comes a day before the government is set to lift outbound travel restrictions on people in Wuhan, the country's hardest-hit city.