2022-11-28: News Headlines

____ (2022-11-28). Epidemic control not related to fire deaths in Urumqi: Govt. ecns.cn COVID-19 epidemic control measures did not affect the evacuation of residents in the fire that killed 10 people in a residential building in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on Friday.

____ (2022-11-28). China-Central Asia gas pipeline transports over 40 bln cubic meters this year. ecns.cn The China-Central Asia Gas Pipeline has delivered over 40 billion cubic meters of natural gas to China this year, according to PipeChina West Pipeline Company.

____ (2022-11-28). Shenzhou-15 manned mission to launch as planned in severe winter. ecns.cn The Shenzhou-15 manned mission is scheduled to launch at 11: 08 p.m. on Tuesday (Beijing Time), the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) announced at a press conference Monday.

____ (2022-11-28). Quake early warning system to be deployed in China. ecns.cn Earthquake early warning with countdown in seconds and instant seismic intensity reporting in minutes will be realized in key areas across China by the end of 2023, according to the 2022 National Conference on Seismological Science and Technology.

____ (2022-11-28). China-Central Asia pipeline delivers over 40 bln cubic meters of natural gas. ecns.cn The China-Central Asia Gas Pipeline has transported over 40 billion cubic meters of natural gas to China in 2022, according to the Horgos initial compressor station of PipeChina West Pipeline Company on Monday.

____ (2022-11-28). First reusable rocket test a success in Xi'an. ecns.cn China's rocket scientists and engineers have been working on creating reusable rockets for several years and have recently made substantial progress.

____ (2022-11-28). China recruits new reserve astronauts, open to those from Hong Kong, Macao. ecns.cn China is projected to recruit 12 to 14 new reserve astronauts, and the selection, which started in September, is open, for the first time, to payload experts from Hong Kong and Maca.

____ (2022-11-28). China ready to implement moon landing project. ecns.cn China has made breakthroughs in the development of the new-generation crewed spaceship, new-generation manned carrier rocket, moon lander, and moon landing spacesuit, stepping closer to its moon landing goal.

____ (2022-11-28). Int'l science payloads to enter China's space station next year: official. ecns.cn A number of space science application projects jointly selected by China and the UNOOSA or with the European Space Agency (ESA) are being implemented as planned, and related payloads will be launched to get into China's space station for experiments next year.

____ (2022-11-28). China recruits new reserve astronauts. ecns.cn China is projected to recruit 12 to 14 new reserve astronauts, and the selection, which started in September, is open, for the first time, to payload experts from Hong Kong and Macao.

____ (2022-11-28). China's digital economy seeing growth, CAST official says. ecns.cn The value of China's digital economy reached 45.5 trillion yuan ($6.32 trillion) last year, accounting for 39.8 percent of the nation's GDP.

____ (2022-11-28). China's export tax refund and exemption reach 1.64t. ecns.cn China's tax department continuously accelerated the export tax refund this year, offering powerful support for the steady growth of foreign trade, Securities Times reported.

____ (2022-11-28). Ming Dynasty stone inscription discovered in north China. ecns.cn Cultural relics workers in north China's Hebei Province have discovered a 427-year-old stone inscription detailing the construction of a temple.

____ (2022-11-28). European Council president to visit China. ecns.cn BEIJING, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) — At the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, President of the European Council Charles Michel will visit China on Dec. 1, Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying announced Monday. ‚ñ…

____ (2022-11-28). China rejects Canada's attack and smear in its newly released Indo-Pacific strategy: Embassy. ecns.cn Some Western countries, who at will undermine the international order and other countries' sovereignty, are the true disruptive force to global peace, security and development.

____ (2022-11-28). President of the European Council to visit China. ecns.cn President of the European Council Charles Michel will visit China on Dec 1.

____ (2022-11-28). China to launch Shenzhou-15 manned spaceship on Nov. 29. ecns.cn The Shenzhou-15 crewed spaceship will be launched at 11: 08 p.m. Tuesday (Beijing Time) from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China, announced the China Manned Space Agency on Monday.

____ (2022-11-28). Taikonauts of China's Shenzhou-15 mission meet press. ecns.cn Fei Junlong, Deng Qingming and Zhang Lu, the three Chinese taikonauts for the upcoming Shenzhou-15 mission, met the press on Monday.

____ (2022-11-28). China discloses tasks of Shenzhou-15 manned space mission. ecns.cn The Shenzhou-15 astronauts will rotate with the Shenzhou-14 trio in orbit and carry out verification of long-term residence in China's space station at its three-module configuration, according to the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) on Monday.

____ (2022-11-28). China sends Yaogan-36 satellite into space. ecns.cn A Long March-2D carrier rocket carrying the Yaogan-36 satellite blasts off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province, Nov. 27, 2022.

____ (2022-11-28). China unveils Shenzhou-15 crew for space station mission. ecns.cn Chinese astronauts Fei Junlong, Deng Qingming and Zhang Lu will carry out the Shenzhou-15 spaceflight mission, and Fei will be the commander, the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) announced at a press conference on Monday.

____ (2022-11-28). Taikonauts of China's Shenzhou-15 mission meet the press. ecns.cn Fei Junlong (C), Deng Qingming (R) and Zhang Lu, the three taikonauts for the upcoming Shenzhou-15 mission, meet the press at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China, Nov. 28, 2022. (Photo: China News Service/Wang Jiangbo)…

____ (2022-11-28). Colorful dawn redwood forest in Jiangsu. ecns.cn A dawn redwood forest in gorgeous colors grow in early winter at Hongze Lake Wetland scenic spot in Suqian City, east China's Jiangsu Province, Nov. 25, 2022.

____ (2022-11-28). Rime turns Wolong Nature Reserve into winter wonderland. ecns.cn Trees are covered with white rime, creating a spectacular scenery in Wolong Nature Reserve in Wenchuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Nov. 28, 2022.

____ (2022-11-28). Snow-capped Guozigou Valley in Xinjiang. ecns.cn Guozigou Bridge spans snow-covered mountains, forming an astonishing view in winter in Ili, northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Nov. 27, 2022.

____ (2022-11-28). China Life: Made-in-China souvenirs all the rage at World Cup. ecns.cn As the 2022 Qatar World Cup gets underway, football fans around the world are introduced to a "super-skilled player" named La'eeb. The tournament's official mascot may be born in the Middle East, but the family of souvenirs grew up in the southern Chinese industrial town of Dongguan.

____ (2022-11-28). Fishing boats in east China return to harbor to avoid cold wave. ecns.cn Shangdong issued a yellow alter for a cold wave on Monday. Fishing boats returned to the harbor to avoid cold weather and heavy waves.

____ (2022-11-28). China launches Yaogan-36 remote sensing satellite. ecns.cn China on Sunday successfully launched a new remote sensing satellite from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

____ (2022-11-28). (100 great changes) China leads in wind power Generation. ecns.cn This is the largest wind power plant in Asia — Inner Mongolia's Huitengxile Wind Power Plant.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-11-28). Xi vs Trudeau: How China is Rewriting History with the Colonial West. mintpressnews.com For the West, the re-rise of China is problematic, not because of its human rights record but because of its growing share of the global economy.

WSWS (2022-11-28). The protests in China and the lifting of Zero-COVID. wsws.org In the past week, as COVID-19 infections have reached all-time highs in China, a series of protests have taken place reflecting the response of different class forces to the growing public health and economic crisis.

WSWS (2022-11-28). Apartment fire in China exploited to push for ending COVID restrictions. wsws.org The tragic death of ten people in a fire in a high-rise building in Xinjiang was caused not by COVID-19 restrictions, but the lack of adequate fire safety measures in the neighborhood.

____ (2022-11-28). Chinese computer scientist Wei Daozheng dies at 93 in Beijing. ecns.cn Chinese computer scientist Wei Daozheng passed away in Beijing on Saturday at the age of 93, according to the Institute of Computing Technology (ICT) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) on Monday.

____ (2022-11-28). Chinese premier meets with Mongolian President Ukhnaa Khurelsukh. ecns.cn Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with visiting Mongolian President Ukhnaa Khurelsukh Monday in Beijing.

____ (2022-11-28). Chinese doctor who defeated leprosy dies at 101. ecns.cn World-renowned leprosy expert Li Huanying passed away at the age of 101 in Beijing on Friday, according to the Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University. | Born in 1921 in Beijing, Li graduated from the School of Medicine at Tongji University in Shanghai and Johns Hopkins University in the United States.

____ (2022-11-28). Chinese mainland made metro train unveiled in Hong Kong. ecns.cn Residents wait to board a new Q-train, made in Chinese mainland, which commences service at Choi Hung station on the Kwun Tong Line in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Nov. 27, 2022.

____ (2022-11-28). Qing Dynasty shipwreck transferred to dock in Shanghai. ecns.cn The shipwreck known as Yangtze River Estuary No. 2 Ancient Vessel was successfully moved on Friday to the No. 1 Dock of the former site of the Shanghai Shipyard that is going to become a museum.

Ernesto López (2022-11-28). Tres potencias en pugna: Biden eligió como antagonista a Rusia en lugar de China. globalizacion.ca Claramente Biden cambió de antagonista principal respecto del elegido por Trump: Rusia sustituyó a China. La imprecisa deriva norteamericana de los últimos años en el ámbito internacional parece no tener fin. | Como se recordará, Donald Trump tomó algunas decisiones importantes…

TeleSUR, gao, JCM (2022-11-28). China registra cifra récord de contagios por Covid-19. telesurtv.net Las autoridades sanitarias reportan las mayores cifras de infectados desde inicios de la pandemia en 2020.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-11-28). Irán aprueba adhesión a Organización de Cooperación de Shanghái. telesurtv.net El 15 de septiembre de 2022, Irán firmó un memorando de compromisos en la Organización de Cooperación de Shanghai.

Andrew Korybko (2022-11-27). The Daily Beast Shared Some Surprisingly Accurate Assessments Of Chinese Interests. thealtworld.com China's grand strategic vulnerabilities are more acute nowadays than they've been at any time in the past half-century since its first rapprochement with the US. The Daily Beast's article shared some surprisingly accurate assessments about this even if its headline is melodramatic clickbait. For as "politically inconvenient" as Andrew Small's observations might seem to China's supporters, they nevertheless explain why it's exploring a New Détente with the US right now. | The Daily Beast is infamous for its pro-Western spin, but just like every outlet, once in a while it gets something right. Such is the case with…

Andy Kroll (2022-11-27). What If the U.S. and China Really Cooperated on Climate Change? tomdispatch.com As President Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping arrived on the resort island of Bali, Indonesia, for their November 14th "summit," relations between their two countries were on a hair-raising downward spiral, with tensions over Taiwan nearing the boiling point. Diplomats hoped, at best, for a modest reduction in tensions, which, to the relief of many, did occur. No policy breakthroughs were expected, however, and none were achieved. In one vital area, though, there was at least a glimmer of hope: the planet's two largest greenhouse-gas emitters agreed to resume their languishing negotiations on joint ef…

Anonymous103 (2022-11-27). Russian Civic Society Forces Military Bureaucracy To React Promptly. southfront.org | A few days ago, pro-Russian telegram channels were blown up by the news about problems with importing so-called dual-use items from China to Russia. First of all, the subject is quadcopters, body armor, radios, helmets, first-aid kits, and other items of equipment that are purchased by Russians for troops taking part in the war in Ukraine. Obviously, despite the restructuring of the Russian economy into a war industry, improving the military supply is a difficult and time-consuming process. Since the b…

Dongsheng News (2022-11-27). Qatar World Cup and Panda Diplomacy. dissidentvoice.org This week's News on China in 2 minutes. ‚Ä¢ New international mediation center in Hong Kong ‚Ä¢ Growth of state-owned enterprise assets ‚Ä¢ Scientists clone mutant gene of a corn variety ‚Ä¢ Qatar World Cup and panda diplomacy…

____ (2022-11-27). (W. E. Talk)Alexander Yegorov: How to promote exchanges and development in painting between China and the West. ecns.cn

____ (2022-11-27). China completes first in-orbit space fuel cell tests. ecns.cn The space fuel cell payload onboard the Tianzhou-5 cargo spacecraft has completed its in-orbit tests, marking the first time China has conducted such tests, according to the China Academy of Space Technology (CAST).

____ (2022-11-27). (100 great changes) Yangtze River thrives with new vitality. ecns.cn Yangtze River Protection Law, the first law on river basin protection in China, took effect on March 1, 2021.

____ (2022-11-27). (100 great changes) China's new medical reform: Return to public welfare for a healthy China. ecns.cn

Felix Abt (2022-11-27). Western Media Has Not Much Evolved From the Era of the Yellow Peril in Its Routine China-Bashing. covertactionmagazine.com Distorted coverage of alleged removal of Hu Jintao from Communist Party Congress is par for the course along with other recent coverage. It is common for Western media to automatically imply or label everything that happens in China as "evil." The most recent case concerns the events surrounding former Communist Party Chairman Hu Jintao at …

Felix Abt (2022-11-27). Western Media Has Not Much Evolved From the Era of the Yellow Peril in Its Routine-China Bashing. covertactionmagazine.com Distorted coverage of alleged removal of Hu Jintao from Communist Party Congress is par for the course along with other recent coverage. It is common for Western media to automatically imply or label everything that happens in China as "evil." The most recent case concerns the events surrounding former Communist Party Chairman Hu Jintao at …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-11-27). Circuits of War: Biden's Technological Offensive against China. libya360.wordpress.com This article by Italian social theorist Marco d'Eramo, which originally appeared in Sidecar (a blog published by New Left Review), provides a detailed and insightful analysis of the "chip war" being waged by the US as part of its broader New Cold War on China. D'Eramo explains the profound importance of the semiconductor industry to the overall…

Matthias Brockers, Michael Haller (2022-11-27). Farewell to the unipolar world and Disaster capitalism: back to Marx! indybay.org The sanctions have already proved to be a dangerous boomerang because they hit Europe harder than Russia… It is a suicidal illusion to try to win a war against the raw materials giant Russia – which possesses more than a third of all fossil energies and raw materials on earth – and the world's largest high-tech workshop, China, which is united with it.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-11-27). Xi vs Trudeau Exchange: China Now Sees Itself as a Superpower. commondreams.org Western powers have used the pretense of China's human rights record to provide a moral foundation for meddling…

Anonymous103 (2022-11-27). Iranian Parliament Approves Accession To Shanghai Cooperation Organization. southfront.org SCO summit in Dushanbe | The Iranian parliament has approved a bill on the country's accession to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO). On November 27, the report of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission on the draft law on the accession of the Government of Iran to the SCO was considered at an open session of the parliament. Representatives of the Islamic Council approved the entry into the SCO by a majority vote. 205 deputies voted for the adoption of the bill. | Tehran received obser…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-27). Multilateralism reality of this century: FM Amir-Abdollahian. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) — Multilateralism is the reality of this century, the Iranian foreign minister said, referring to the approvement of the bill on Iran's permanent membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation in the Iranian Parliament.

____ (2022-11-27). Tsai Ing-wen announces resignation as DPP chair. ecns.cn Tsai Ing-wen announced her resignation as the chair of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) late Saturday, to take responsibility for the party's performance in Taiwan's local elections.

____ (2022-11-27). Taiwan's local election results announced. ecns.cn

Anonymous669 (2022-11-26). Morocco Strengthens Its Air Power With Chinese Wing Loong II Combat Drones. southfront.org Wing Loong II side view, Dubai Air Show 2017. By Wikimedia user (Mztourist) | The Moroccan military has purchased an unspecified number of Wing Loong II from China, the French International Defense & Security (DIS) magazine, which is specialized in defense, armament and geostrategy, revealed in its November issue. | The Wing Loon II was developed by the Chengdu Aircraft Industry Group for use as an aerial reconnaissance and precision strike platform. It has an endurance of 32 hours an…

____ (2022-11-26). China's software sector sees robust revenue growth in first 10 months. ecns.cn China's software industry reported a 10-percent increase in business revenue in the first ten months of 2022, according to official data.

____ (2022-11-26). China urges U.S. to heed domestic calls for reason, stop obstructing Chinese companies. ecns.cn The United States needs to listen to domestic voices calling for reason, and stop blocking and crippling Chinese companies, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said on Friday.

____ (2022-11-26). Family commemoration for Nanjing Massacre victims launched in Nanjing. ecns.cn The family commemoration for the victims of the Nanjing Massacre was launched on Friday in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province.

____ (2022-11-26). Measures roll out for smooth flow of goods. ecns.cn China's transportation sector has strengthened measures to ensure the smooth flow of goods, amid the impact of COVID-19 outbreaks on logistics networks, officials from the Ministry of Transport said on Friday.

____ (2022-11-26). Hengqin Line's landmark undersea tunnel connects Guangdong, Macao. ecns.cn The undersea tunnel section, a part of the extension project of the Hengqin Line, a light rapid transit route connecting China's Macao Special Administrative Region and the neighboring Hengqin island in Guangdong province…

____ (2022-11-26). China expands pilot zones for promoting cross-border e-commerce. ecns.cn China has approved the establishment of comprehensive pilot zones for cross-border e-commerce in another 33 cities and regions, in its latest bid to boost foreign trade growth.

____ (2022-11-26). Xinjiang vows probe into deadly high rise fire. ecns.cn Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region are thoroughly investigating a fatal high rise fire and have vowed to hold those suspected of dereliction of duty accountable.

____ (2022-11-26). Former head coach of China football team under probe. ecns.cn Li Tie, former head coach of China's national men's football team, is under investigation for suspected severe violation of laws, an official statement said Saturday.

____ (2022-11-26). China Life: Seniors offered video game training sessions at care home. ecns.cn

____ (2022-11-26). Cradle of Civilization: Chengziya Site. ecns.cn Chengziya is an archaeological site located on the right banks of the lower Yellow River in Shandong, China.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-26). 10 killed in apartment fire in northwest China's Xinjiang. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) — A fire in an apartment building in northwestern China's Xinjiang region killed 10 people and injured nine, authorities said Friday.

The Lancet (2022-11-26). [Editorial] Population ageing in China: crisis or opportunity? thelancet.com Filial piety—respect for one's parents, elders, and ancestors—is a deep-rooted virtue in China. But rapid economic development, along with rising individualism and shrinking family sizes, has eroded the social status of older adults in China. This change is coinciding with a huge increase in the number of older people. Many countries face an increasingly ageing population, but China is now home to the largest population of older people in the world. In 2019, 254 million people in China were aged 60 years or older.

WSWS (2022-11-26). China tallies three consecutive days of record COVID-19 infections. wsws.org The highest daily number of COVID-19 cases was reported in China yesterday as health authorities implement only limited measures to contain the growing outbreak.

____ (2022-11-26). Chinese premier meets with Cuban president. ecns.cn Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Cuban president Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, who is also the first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, on Friday in Beijing.

____ (2022-11-26). Kris Wu sentenced to 13 years in prison. ecns.cn Chinese-Canadian star Kris Wu was given a 13-year prison term by a Beijing court on Friday after he tricked women into having sex, and he will be deported at the end of the sentence.

____ (2022-11-26). Chinese naval vessel to participate in int'l fleet review. ecns.cn The Changsha, a People's Liberation Army (PLA) naval vessel, set sail on Friday to attend an international fleet review in Bangladesh.

____ (2022-11-26). Salvaged ancient shipwreck transferred to its new home. ecns.cn The 1 -year-old shipwreck known as Yangtze River Estuary No 2 Ancient Vessel was successfully moved on Friday to a former shipyard that is going to become a museum. It was lifted from the riverbed near Shanghai on Monday morning.

Staff (2022-11-26). Ministro de Economía de Cuba: Los resultados de la visita a China son muy positivos. cubadebate.cu En declaraciones a la prensa, Alejandro Gil Fernández, viceprimer ministro de Cuba, afirmó que la visita oficial del presidente Díaz-Canel a China es un nuevo punto de partida, un relanzamiento de las relaciones de nuestro país con el gigante asiático. "Sí consideramos que ha sido muy favorable, muy productivo, un diálogo muy franco…", dijo.

TeleSUR, mcs, JDO (2022-11-26). Jefe de Estado cubano se reúne con otras autoridades chinas. telesurtv.net Miguel Díaz-Canel se reunió con el primer ministro, Li Keqiang, y el presidente del Comité Permanente de la Asamblea Popular Nacional, Li Zhanshu.

Staff (2022-11-26). Díaz-Canel sobre visita a China: Los resultados son satisfactorios, se van por encima de nuestras expectativas. cubadebate.cu "Los resultados han sido satisfactorios, yo diría que se van por encima de nuestras expectativas", así de enfático fue el presidente de la República de Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, al valorar la visita oficial realizada a China, en respuesta a una invitación del Presidente Xi Jinping. Constituye una muestra de apoyo tremendo a Cuba en un momento tan difícil como este, similar al que logramos en Rusia, en Argelia, y en Turquía, dijo.

TeleSUR- jaa -YSM (2022-11-26). Incendio en un edificio deja diez muertos en Xinjiang, China. telesurtv.net Ninguno de los nueve heridos está reportado de gravedad ni tienen heridas que puedan comprometer su vida.

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