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Europe needs to be a player, not a playing field, EU tells China

The EU needs a balanced relationship with China, EU president Charles Michel told Chinese president Xi Monday in a summit which underlined differences over human…

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China launches ‘Clean Plate’ campaign against food waste

China has stepped up measures to reduce food waste, after President Xi Jinping called the amount wasted “shocking and distressing”. The “Clean Plate Campaign” comes…

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Brands urged to stop sourcing from China’s Xinjiang over forced labor fears

Major retailers must stop sourcing from China’s Xinjiang region due to the “grave risk of forced labor”, a coalition of civil society groups say, amid…

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Chinese millennials drink milk to boost immunity amid pandemic

One debate fueled by the coronavirus is about whether to have steamed buns and congee (porridge) for breakfast, or milk and toast. It’s a serious…

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North Korea’s ‘ghost ships’ linked to illegal fishing by China fleet, study finds

“Dark fleets” of hundreds of Chinese vessels are fishing illegally in North Korean waters, according to a study, forcing displaced local fishermen to risk their…

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China allocates relief supplies to flood-hit regions

China has allocated additional emergency supplies to the provinces of Anhui and Hunan in support of local flood control and disaster relief work, the Ministry…

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China ‘Solid Waste Law’ changes from September

Today (7 July) the Brussels-based Bureau of International Recycling commented that via its contacts in China, the country’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment has confirmed…

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China braces for more rainstorms over weekend, climate change blamed

Rainstorms are expected for large parts of China over the weekend, the state weather bureau said on Friday, forecasting of even more extreme weather a…

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China forces birth control on Uighurs to curb Muslim population growth

The Chinese government is taking draconian measures to slash birth rates among Uighurs and other minorities as part of a sweeping campaign to curb its…

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China to set up ‘security agency’ in Hong Kong

China will set up a “national security agency” in Hong Kong to oversee a forthcoming new law aimed at cracking down on dissent in the…

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