Scam, kidnap by South African police

Scam, kidnap by South African police

Medical Writing Institute click here

MJoTAtalks click here

Emerald Pademelon Press LLC click here


Peace Scientists click here

Dr Susanna loves the countries and the peoples of Africa

Scam, kidnap by South African police

Scam, kidnap by South African police

 
Bookmark and Share
News feed from China Daily

Latest Top (10) News


'Naughty' elephant damages two vehicles in SW China
A wild Asian elephant turned a highway in southwest China's Yunnan province into its playground, damaging a minibus and a sedan Saturday afternoon.




'Naughty' elephant damages two vehicles in SW China
A wild Asian elephant turned a highway in southwest China's Yunnan province into its playground, damaging a minibus and a sedan Saturday afternoon.




'Naughty' elephant damages two vehicles in SW China
A wild Asian elephant turned a highway in southwest China's Yunnan province into its playground, damaging a minibus and a sedan Saturday afternoon.




AIIB loans $250m for Beijing coal-to-gas conversion
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank announced on Monday a $250 million loan for a natural gas project in Beijing, the bank's first such investment in China, to help cut coal use and improve air quality in the capital area.




AIIB loans $250m for Beijing coal-to-gas conversion
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank announced on Monday a $250 million loan for a natural gas project in Beijing, the bank's first such investment in China, to help cut coal use and improve air quality in the capital area.




AIIB loans $250m for Beijing coal-to-gas conversion
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank announced on Monday a $250 million loan for a natural gas project in Beijing, the bank's first such investment in China, to help cut coal use and improve air quality in the capital area.




Algerian boy, 12, wins Shenzhen talent contest
A 12-year-old Algerian boy was crowned winner of the eighth Shenzhen Expats Chinese Talent Competition on Sunday.




Algerian boy, 12, wins Shenzhen talent contest
A 12-year-old Algerian boy was crowned winner of the eighth Shenzhen Expats Chinese Talent Competition on Sunday.




Asia's tallest wooden pagoda destroyed
The 16-story structure was said to be the tallest wooden pagoda in Asia. No casualties were reported in the incident. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.




Asia's tallest wooden pagoda destroyed
The 16-story structure was said to be the tallest wooden pagoda in Asia. No casualties were reported in the incident. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.


The People's Republic of China
Above, Lion Dance during New Year's Eve celebration, Feb 18, 2015, in Chinatown, Philadelphia.
Map and flag from Wikipedia
News feed from South China Morning Post

Latest Top (10) News


Prince Andrew acknowledges court papers in US sexual assault claims
The Duke of York has acknowledged he has been served with a lawsuit from a woman who claims he assaulted her, US officials have said.Virginia Giuffre is seeking damages after alleging that Prince Andrew sexually assaulted her when she was under 18. He vehemently denies the allegations.They are part of a civil claim which is being brought through the US courts.Tuesday's acknowledgement was confirmed in a joint agreement which was signed by Andrew's lawyer and approved by a Manhattan federal…

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 03:44:49 +0800


WHO workers in Democratic Republic of Congo accused of sexual abuse during Ebola outbreak
Twenty-one workers for the World Health Organization in Democratic Republic of Congo have been accused of sexually abusing people during an Ebola outbreak, a WHO-commissioned panel said on Tuesday in a report that identified 83 alleged perpetrators connected to the 2018-2020 mission.The panel released its findings months after an Associated Press investigation found senior WHO management was informed of multiple abuse claims in 2019 but failed to stop the harassment and even promoted one of the…

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 03:07:35 +0800


Police suspect foul play after explosion at block of flats in Sweden
A powerful explosion rocked a block of flats early on Tuesday in Gothenburg, Sweden, injuring up to 20 people, setting off multiple fires and forcing the evacuation of hundreds. Police said they suspect the blast may have been caused by an explosive device.The explosion took place just before 5am local time in the Annedal district in central Gothenburg, Sweden’s second-largest city. Fires spread to several flats, and fire department crews were still working to extinguish the flames midmorning…

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 02:15:02 +0800


Survivors of 2015 Paris attacks relive horror in trial testimony
Survivors of the November 2015 Paris attacks began testifying at a historic trial on Tuesday, facing the ordeal of reliving that night of horror in the presence of more than a dozen accused in court.One by one over the coming weeks, 300 survivors as well as family members of the victims of the murderous assault are to take the stand.The suicide bombing and gun assaults by three teams of jihadists on bars, restaurants, the Bataclan concert hall and the national stadium – planned in Syria and…

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 01:45:19 +0800


Atlanta spa-shooting suspect pleads not guilty in four killings
A man already sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to fatally shooting four people at a massage business outside Atlanta pleaded not guilty to shooting four others on the same day at two spas inside the city.Robert Aaron Long, 22, appeared briefly on Tuesday in Fulton County Superior Court, where he waived arraignment and entered a not guilty plea on charges including murder, aggravated assault and domestic terrorism. District Attorney Fani Willis is seeking the death penalty, as…

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 01:06:26 +0800


China power crisis: thermal coal inventory nears record low as country suffers worst outages in a decade
In past years, when the calendar turned to September, China’s power-generation groups set out to replenish their coal inventories ahead of the cold winter months.This year, coal is so scarce that they are struggling to merely keep the lights on. And some are failing even at that.As of September 21, the total stockpile of thermal coal – used to generate electricity – held by the nation’s six major power-generation groups stood at just 11.31 million tonnes – which is capable of meeting demand for…

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 00:00:16 +0800


Eight months in, Joe Biden’s China policy still lacks definition
As the administration of US President Joe Biden passes the eight-month mark, questions are swirling in China circles over whether and in what form a review of the US-China policy will take place.The appointment of veteran diplomat Kurt Campbell to the newly created position of Indo-Pacific coordinator within the National Security Council was seen as a step toward reviewing what worked and was worth keeping from the preceding administration of Donald Trump toward crafting a more organised and…

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 23:18:30 +0800


Top US military official defends phone calls to Chinese counterpart made during final days of Trump presidency
A top US military official defended two phone calls he made to a Chinese counterpart in the final days of former president Donald Trump’s administration to reassure Beijing that the US would not launch an attack on the country.Testifying before the Senate, General Mark Milley said that the calls were made in coordination with other defence department officials, including then defence secretary Mark Esper and then acting defence secretary Christopher Miller. He added that he was “certain that…

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 23:04:56 +0800


After Aukus snub, France signs warship deal with Greece, in boost to European defence
Europe needs to stop being naive when it comes to defending its interests and build its own military capacity, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday after Greece sealed a deal for French frigates worth about €3 billion (US$3.51 billion).France was plunged into an unprecedented diplomatic crisis with the United States, Australia and Britain earlier this month over a trilateral nuclear security deal which sank a multibillion-dollar French-designed submarine contract with Canberra.The…

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 23:01:19 +0800


Ericsson’s China chief remains hopeful on prospects in the country despite rising geopolitical tensions over 5G
Ericsson’s China chief said the Swedish telecoms equipment giant’s operations in the country have been affected by geopolitical tensions after Sweden banned equipment made by Huawei Technologies Co from its 5G network but the company remains optimistic on its prospects.“Companies don’t want to be taken hostage by politics, we hope to run businesses according to logic and the rules of the market, but unfortunately that’s not the reality,” said Zhao Juntao, Ericsson China CEO, in a press…

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 23:00:18 +0800
)
)
)
Area controlled by the People's Republic of China shown in dark green; claimed but uncontrolled regions shown in light green.
News feed from The Brics Post

Latest Top (10) News


South Africa economy expands 4.6% in Q1

In the first quarter 2021, inventories once again had to be drawdown as there was a slow start to the year in manufacturing.

The post South Africa economy expands 4.6% in Q1 first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 12:49:31 +0000


South Africa moves to Level 2 lockdown

While the restriction on large gatherings is welcome, vaccines are needed urgently to stem the bleeding of the South African economy.

The post South Africa moves to Level 2 lockdown first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Mon, 31 May 2021 10:28:23 +0000


South Africa’s Democratic Alliance Innovation Summit highlights progress

The summit focused on four areas – Covid response, economic development, energy security and water resilience.

The post South Africa’s Democratic Alliance Innovation Summit highlights progress first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 08:57:03 +0000


Despite Q3 bounce, South African economy in contraction

Recovery is expected to continue albeit at a much slower pace, experts say.

The post Despite Q3 bounce, South African economy in contraction first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 20:06:11 +0000


BRICS Business Council promotes cooperation

Members said awareness about the alliance should be boosted in a period of increased economic and trade volatility.

The post BRICS Business Council promotes cooperation first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 10:56:17 +0000


South African economic growth revised lower

A collapse in household and business income led to a surge in job losses and business closures.

The post South African economic growth revised lower first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 09:06:02 +0000


Ramaphosa unveils economic recovery plan

South Africa had one of the earliest and most severe national lockdowns in the world.

The post Ramaphosa unveils economic recovery plan first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 16:37:58 +0000


Mine rehabilitation leaves inspiring legacy

Researchers from all over the world come to South Africa to work with these collections at the Iziko Museum.

The post Mine rehabilitation leaves inspiring legacy first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 17:25:39 +0000


Monetary policy failed to cushion consumers in Q2

Household consumption expenditure accounted for 61.7 per cent of the economy in the second quarter.

The post Monetary policy failed to cushion consumers in Q2 first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 07:26:33 +0000


BRICS New Development Bank issues second COVID-19 Response bond

The NDB aims to provide up to US$10 billion in crisis-related assistance.

The post BRICS New Development Bank issues second COVID-19 Response bond first appeared on The BRICS Post.

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 19:03:56 +0000
)
)
News feed from New York Times

Latest Top (12) News


What to Know About Evergrande
Evergrande, China's largest developer for two decades, amassed $300 billion in debt. A messy collapse could hit property prices and household wealth.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 19:51:05 +0000


Evergrande’s Struggles Offer a Glimpse of China’s New Financial Future
The property giant’s success mirrored the country’s transformation from an agrarian economy to one that embraced capitalism. Its struggles offer a glimpse of a new financial future.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 18:29:33 +0000


A Strange Voice on the Phone
The digital media company Ozy was close to securing a $40 million investment from Goldman Sachs before things got weird.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 14:19:28 +0000


China's Abortion Vow Sparks Worries About Limits
The short mention in a sweeping health plan lacked specifics, but it set off concerns in a country with a history of intrusive reproductive policies.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 06:59:30 +0000


China Power Outages Close Factories and Threaten Growth
High demand and soaring energy prices have forced some factories to shut down, adding further problems for already snarled global supply chains.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 04:19:33 +0000


American Siblings Barred From Leaving China for 3 Years Return to U.S.
Their release coincided with an agreement on Friday that cleared the way for a senior executive of Huawei Technologies, the Chinese telecommunications giant, to return to China.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 02:53:34 +0000


Australia's Costs for Its Harder Line on China
The country is wrestling with the political and economic consequences of its sharp turn in policy and tone — including an erosion of tolerance.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 12:18:17 +0000


The Economy Looks Solid. But These Are the Big Risks Ahead.
One concern is that political leaders will mismanage things in the world’s largest and second-largest economies.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 09:00:12 +0000


Freed From Guantánamo, but Still in Limbo 15 Years Later
Abu Bakker Qassim, a Uyghur from China, was dumped in Albania after the U.S. concluded he was not a terrorist, as Chinese authorities had maintained. The only country that wants him is China.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 18:09:36 +0000


Jonathan Mirsky, Journalist and Historian of China, Dies at 88
He brought a historian’s expertise to many decades of writing about China for The Observer of London, The New York Review of Books and other outlets.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 16:16:48 +0000
)
Below, lion dance during Lunar New Year celebrations on Feb 20, 2015, at the International House of Philadelphia.