Today

Taiwan Showcases Military Capabilities, President Promises Never Bow to Chinese Threat – Vision Times

During Taiwan’s National Day Celebrations on Oct. 10, President Tsai Ing-wen promised the people that she would fight communist China’s escalating pressure to annex the island nation. Read more on visiontimes.com


Putin on Taiwan: China Doesn’t Need to Use Force

On Wednesday, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said China doesn’t need to use military force on Taiwan. Read more on ntd.com


Opinion | China and the U.S. Sabotage Their Own Tech Companies

Xi Jinping and Joe Biden wage their version of Maoist rectification drives against successful firms. Read more on wsj.com



Yesterday

Xi Jinping’s True Intentions Behind the Redistribution of Wealth

In recent years, Chinese leader Xi Jinping has gradually tightened control over private capital. State-owned enterprises took over countless private businesses amid a wave of bankruptcies and in a bid to redistribute wealth. Read more on theepochtimes.com


Column-China’s energy woes showing up in divergent commodity imports: Russell

China’s imports of major commodities in September showed an increasing divergence between energy and metals, with coal and natural gas soaring while copper and iron ore struggle. Read more on reuters.com


China’s leftist prophet Li Guangman speaks again

Last month, a blog article declaring China to be in the midst of a “profound revolution” fuelled speculation online after it was republished by several Party-state media outlets. In the comparative… Read more on hongkongfp.com


China to kick off ‘next global conflict’ if Taiwan is lost to ‘tyranny’, says expert

CHINA is likely to start the “next global conflict” amid tensions in the South China Sea and over Taiwan, an expert has said, sparking World War Three fears. Read more on express.co.uk


We’re vulnerable! Boris warned he’s sleep-walking into China trap as energy row ravages UK

BORIS Johnson has been warned over-reliance on “unreliable regimes” such as China for its energy supplies will leave the UK vulnerable to precisely the sort of price volatility the nation is currently experiencing. Read more on express.co.uk



This week

National Republican Coalition Passes Resolution Against Forced Organ Harvesting – Vision Times

The National Federation of Republican Assemblies (NFRA), a political organization dedicated to promoting conservative principles and candidates in the Republican Party, passed a resolution calling for an end to the Chinese Communist Party’s religious persecution Read more on visiontimes.com


Three punches delivered to China’s economy

The spread of the COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on China’s economy, and real estate behemoth Evergrande is on the edge of bankruptcy, adding to a catastrophic power deficit across the country. Read more on thebl.com


Taiwan Resident: War Can Happen at Anytime

China’s increasing military pressure on Taiwan is taking a toll on the island’s citizens. Read more on ntd.com


EU’s Charles Michel to speak with China’s Xi on Friday

Call to come amid strained relations between Beijing and Brussels. Read more on politico.eu


US lost AI leadership to Chinese regime, warns Pentagon’s former software chief

Faced with the seemingly slow development of Artificial Intelligence [AI] in the United States that would endanger the nation, former Pentagon software chief Nick Chaillan found no other recourse but to resign from his post in protest and warning. Read more on thebl.com


US Forces Secretly Training Taiwan Military as Threat From Beijing Grows – Vision Times

Approximately two dozen members of U.S. special-operations and support troops are engaged in training Taiwan’s military forces, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal (WSJ). Read more on visiontimes.com


Chinese Developers Showing Sign of Weakness Amidst Evergrande Crisis – Vision Times

For the past few months, Chinese real estate firm Evergrande has been one of the focus points of the international investment community. The company has taken more than $300 billion in debts and is now unable to service many of the repayments. Read more on visiontimes.com