Covid in China: Shanghaineses dine secretly in restaurant

China 06/30/22, 03:18

Although Shanghai authorities have lifted the lockdown since the beginning of June, some restrictions remain. Food and beverage are one of the businesses that are banned from fully open and only allowed to serve takeaway. However, some have stealthily included dine-in services to survive after the pandemic. An online writer named ...

Beijing in hopeless situation says famous Chinese actress

Social problem 06/29/22, 03:11

As China maintains its 'zero COVID' policy for handling outbreaks, it has continuously put several areas or cities under lockdown. This has caused a significant impact on people's livelihood as well as China's economy. Hao Lei is a 43-year-old well-known Chinese actress. She once won a Golden Horse Award winner for ...

Internet censorship ramps up in China before the 20th Congress

Human Rights 06/29/22, 02:02

The 20th National Congress of China is approaching. The Cyber ​​Security Bureau of the Ministry of Public Security, on June 27, announced the launch of a six-month-long special campaign to "strike and rectify the cyber navy" nationwide. On June 24, Wang Xiaohong, near 65 years old, was appointed Minister of Public ...

Censorship tames down discussion on Covid speech by Beijing official

China 06/28/22, 19:28

A Beijing Communist Party secretary recently declared that China’s capital would normalize pandemic prevention controls in the next five years. But, as the public reaction was fervid, censorship took action within the day.  On June 28, Beijing’s Communist Party chief, Cai Qi, delivered a speech at a briefing on the Party’s ...

Cancer patients struggle to survive, a major health problem in China

China 06/27/22, 10:27

Across China, citizens have reported all kinds of hardships due to the Zero-Covid measures in recent months. Some of the reported consequences range from the impossibility of going to work or moving freely, to food and medicine shortages and lack of access to healthcare. Today, we will learn more about what ...

Shenzhen residents face food shortages amid strict COVID lockdown

China 06/27/22, 10:10

1. Shenzhen Futian has new area under lockdown, locals facing food shortage On the evening of June 25, the New Coronavirus Pneumonia Epidemic Prevention and Control Headquarters in Futian District, Shenzhen, issued a notice. Futian District will delineate the closure and control areas in Futian Street, such as Gangxia Village Dongsanfang, ...