Cambodia: in Sihanoukville, the “forbidden cities” of Chinese organized crime

Cambodia in Sihanoukville the forbidden cities of Chinese organized crime

By Brice Pedroletti Posted today at 4:29 p.m., updated at 4:58 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers InvestigationA major beneficiary of the new Silk Roads, Cambodia also inherited their deleterious effects, such as Sihanoukville which attracts major projects but also illegal casinos that look like forced labor camps. Cambodians call it “Chinatown”: eleven bars of eleven … Read more

“Africa enters into a Chinese strategy of encircling the North by the South”

Africa enters into a Chinese strategy of encircling the North

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Chinese President Xi Jinping appears on a giant screen in a shopping mall in Beijing during the … Read more

“The priority for democracies remains to assess as accurately as possible the reality of the Chinese and Russian threats”

The priority for democracies remains to assess as accurately as

Tribune. While the pandemic due to Covid-19 is still raging, the noise of boots is increasing, in Asia and in Europe. For several months, China and Russia have been playing provocations. Moscow is amassing troops on the borders of Ukraine. The Chinese air force has carried out nearly two hundred sorties off Taiwan since October … Read more

Chinese leadership focuses on ‘safe and healthy influencers’ – Online culture must go from ‘hip and happening’ to peace and health in the countryside – Foodlog

Chinese leadership focuses on safe and healthy influencers Online

Since Chinese President Xi Jinping came to power in 2012, he has been averse to over-enrichment and luxury excesses. For example, he tackled business gifts (which all too often ended in corrupt practices) and in a subsequent offensive, officials were no longer allowed to eat expensive (ie decadent) at state expense. The following offensive has … Read more

Canada: CSA engineer detained. Allegations for acting on behalf of a Chinese company

According to investigations from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Wanping Zheng, a Chinese engineer who was involved in the work of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) several years ago, used the situation and opportunities to unauthorized negotiation of contracts on behalf of the Chinese aerospace company. His interest was mainly related to installations for … Read more

The risky bet of the Chinese settled in South Sudan

The risky bet of the Chinese settled in South Sudan

Sitting on his concrete terrace overlooking the Nile, a porcelain teapot with floral motifs close at hand, Mr. Sheng, 65, takes his troubles patiently. “We are on stand-by, there are no opportunities at the moment”, he said. Arrived in 2006 in Juba, the capital of South Sudan, this native of the Chinese province of Jiangsu … Read more

Chinese tennis player disappears after accusing senior official of rape

Chinese tennis player disappears after accusing senior official of rape

Peng Shuai during the Roland-Garros tournament, in Paris, in May 2018. MICHEL EULER / AP A week after tennis player Peng Shuai, 35, was told in detail about her rape by former Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli, 75, the young woman is missing. The champion, who notably won Roland Garros in doubles in 2014, accused, … Read more

Eternos, first Marvel production under Chinese direction

Eternos first Marvel production under Chinese direction

short Music Non Stop no Facebook Chloe Zhao, winner of the Oscar for Directing for Nomadland (2021), is given the difficult task of running the project, which has no direct connection with the other films in the franchise. The Chinese director, who declares herself a fan of Marvel, was free to bring her vision to … Read more

New Chinese demonstrator in orbit. The goal of “neutralization of space debris”

The Chang Zheng 3B carrier system was launched on October 24 at 21:27 (15:27 Polish time) from the Xichang spaceflight center in Sichuan province, in the southern part of the country. The aforementioned rocket has a lifting capacity of over 11 tons for a low Earth orbit (on GEO the lifting capacity is 5 tons). … Read more

330 times fewer Chinese Covid deaths than in the Netherlands – The Hague starts campaign to make Dutch people adhere to new measures – Foodlog

330 times fewer Chinese Covid deaths than in the Netherlands

Forty to fifty spots a day on television, four hundred radio spots a week and full-page advertisements in the free local papers. The government is launching a campaign offensive to persuade the Dutch to adhere to the corona measures.Adformation, 4.4). There will also be advertisements online, in the newspapers and in out-of-home communications (such as … Read more

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