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China's 'social credit' system ranks citizens and punishes them with throttled internet speeds and flight bans if the Communist Party deems them untrustworthy

27 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Beijing in 2014. FRED DUFOUR/AFP via Getty Images China has been rolling out a system that ranks its citizens based on their "social credit." People can be punished if they...
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NASA administrator says China is failing to meet 'responsible standards' for space debris, after parts of an uncontrolled rocket landed in the Indian Ocean

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Former senator Bill Nelson. NASA/Bill Ingalls NASA's Bill Nelson on Sunday said China hadn't met "responsible standards" for uncontrolled debris. Debris from a Chinese rocket...
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Pieces of a runaway Chinese rocket have rained down on the Indian Ocean, quelling fears it would hit people or property

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Long March-5B Y2 rocket, carrying the core module of China's space station Tianhe, takes off from Wenchang Space Launch Center in Hainan province, China April 29...
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South Korea is betting it can stay out of the US and China's intensifying rivalry

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, greets US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Seoul, March 18, 2021. Kim Hong-Ji/Pool Photo via...
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Leopards spotted in east China city after escaping from safari park

Leopards spotted in east China city after escaping from safari park

22 hours ago   |   China Travel & Tourism News

The residents of an east China city were living in fear this week after discovering that leopards were roaming their neighborhood. Three big cats broke out of Hangzhou Safari...
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Chinese-Americans poured more than $80,000 into a Proud Boy crowdfunder before Jan 6 insurrection

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A member of the Proud Boys guards the front stage as another member of the proud boys gives a speech during a rally at Delta Park in Portland, Oregon, on June 26, 2020. Stanton...
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Blinken confronts Russia and China at the UN, calling them out for fueling global disorder

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

US Secretary of State Andrew Blinken Chris J. Ratcliffe/Getty Images Blinken called out China and Russia during a UN meeting, accusing them of fueling global disorder. He...
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If A Piece Of A Huge Chinese Rocket Falls In Your Yard This Weekend, Do You Get To Keep It?

If A Piece Of A Huge Chinese Rocket Falls In Your Yard This Weekend, Do You Get To Keep It?

1 day ago   |   Jalopnik   |   2 articles

A huge piece of China's largest rocket, the Long March 5B , will be tumbling back to Earth this weekend in what is called an “uncontrolled re-entry.” That means it's going to...
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Somewhere on Earth, it could rain rocket parts this weekend as a runaway Chinese spacecraft breaks up in the atmosphere

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The Long March 5B Y2 rocket, carrying the core module of China's space station Tianhe, takes off from Wenchang Space Launch Center in Hainan province, China April 29...
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3 Chinese telecom carriers will be delisted from NYSE after losing appeals over a Trump-era investment rule

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Staff members use their smartphones at a China Mobile display during the PT Expo in Beijing Oct. 14, 2020. AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein Shares of three Chinese telecom companies...
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