◆210530 The Japan Times https://ux.nu/vfLK8
China tech CEOs slip off backstage to avoid Beijing's glare
But his departure comes as several of China's once-lauded tech entrepreneurs step aside under increasing scrutiny from a government concerned about their growing power and influence. In his self-effacing May 20 memo, Zhang confesses ...
◆210530 Fortune https://ux.nu/fRUkR
中国は2045年までに宇宙大国になることを望んでいる - そしてそれは急速に進んでいる
China wants to be a leading space power by 2045—and it’s getting there fast
The world watched earlier this month as the husk of a rocket, which had carried the core module for China's Tiangong space station into orbit, plummeted uncontrollably towards Earth. Ordinarily, rocket modules detach shortly after lift-off, and ...
◆210530 China.org https://ux.nu/9CPv9
Offshore wind power connected to China's grid tops 10 mln ...
BEIJING, May 29 (Xinhua) -- The installed capacity of offshore wind power connected to China's grid network reached 10.42 million kilowatts by the end of April, according to the country's National Energy Administration (NEA). China has made ...
◆210530 Daily Sun New York https://ux.nu/uGJOi
◆210530 Nikkei Asia
Philippines protests China's 'illegal' South China Sea presence
Manila lodged the diplomatic protest on Friday over the "incessant deployment, prolonged presence, and illegal activities of Chinese maritime assets and fishing vessels" in the vicinity of Thitu island. It demanded its giant neighbour ...
◆210530 Daily Pioneer
Philippines new victim of China's sovereign ambition
For China, the SCS is peaceful and the nations, including the Philippines, are living there in complete harmony. The reason behind such bizarre thinking of the Beijing monarch is that all the smaller neighbours in the SCS are resigning ...
◆210530 Nikkei Asia
Indonesia looks to triple submarine fleet after Chinese ...
Indonesia · Thailand · Malaysia · Singapore · Philippines · Vietnam · Myanmar · Cambodia · Laos · Brunei · East Timor ... JAKARTA -- Indonesia aims to expand its submarine fleet by as much a triple its current line up to 12 vessels, multiple defense sources here ... China's 'nine-dash' line intersects a portion of Indonesia's EEZ around the Natuna Islands. ... But the Indonesian side has not been satisfied with the capabilities of these vessels, citing power supply problems connected to ...
◆210530 The Star
China vows to promote ties, advance socialist endeavor with ...
As this year marks the 60th anniversary of China-Laos ties, Li said China is willing to work with Laos to further deepen strategic communication, enhance mutual political support, drive the Belt and Road Initiative, and enhance cooperation on ...
◆210530 Nikkei Asia
New 'Vietnam variant' threatens further havoc to supply chains
This is the eighth strain detected in the Southeast Asian country since it confirmed the first COVID-19 patient on January 23, 2020. Other variants include a strain from China's Wuhan; D614G from Europe, B.1.1.7 from the UK; B.1.351 from South ...
◆210530 Al Jazeera
Myanmar shadow government allies with rebels against military
Coup leader Senior General Min Aung Hlaing has justified his February 1 power grab by claiming electoral fraud in November elections won by Aung San Suu Kyi's NLD party. Independent observers dispute the assertions of widespread ...
◆210530 The Tribune India
EAM takes up China border crisis with top US officials
The partnership between the US and India was vital, strong and increasingly productive, said US Secretary of State Antony Blinken while listing India-China border situation as one of the major topics discussed with External Affairs Minister S ...
◆210530 Republic World
PM Imran Khan expresses full confidence in Pakistans nuclear capability to defend itself
Pakistan carried out the tests after India conducted a series of five nuclear bomb test explosions at Pokhran in May 1998. On his arrival to the nuclear facility, Khan was received by Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem ...
◆210530 The Hindu
「すべての道は北に通じる: ネパールの中国への転換」レビュー: ネパールの中国とのつながり
‘All Roads Lead North: Nepal’s Turn to China’ review: Nepal’s links with China
The democratic transition of Nepal was viewed as a dramatic development in Delhi. As politicians including G.P. Koirala and Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda ...