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China speeds up digital currency trials to blunt US financial hegemony

Contrary to market expectations, China may not launch its central bank-backed sovereign digital currency DC/EP this year, industry insiders said. But relevant tests are running in a full swing as there is a widespread sense of urgency amid Beijing's efforts to challenge the US-dominated global financial order.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/3 15:40:14

China issues new orders to ensure quality of nucleic acid testing

China's National Health Commission (NHC) has issued a slew of orders to ensure the quality of nucleic acid tests, which include raising the requirements for the relevant labs and training of nucleic acid testing personnel.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/3 13:48:40

Hong Kong not afraid of US sanctions: Lam

Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Carrie Lam said ahead of her Wednesday visit to Beijing that Hong Kong is not afraid of US accusations and threats of sanctions.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/3 10:27:32

Trump could 'incite, use' riots for reelection

US President Donald Trump is going to further provoke the protesters infuriated by George Floyd's death, so that the riots could become an inflection point of public criticism of Trump. Such a situation would require immediate and effective action to curb the chaotic situation, and then Trump would be able to raise his approval ratings by ending the riots by force, observers noted.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 22:38:40

PLA Tibet military command holds nighttime high-altitude drills

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Tibet Military Command recently sent troops to a high-altitude region at an elevation of 4,700 meters at night for infiltration exercises behind enemy lines and tested their combat capability under a harsh environment.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 21:13:41

SMIC's Shanghai IPO to accelerate R&D

Domestic chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp (SMIC)'s planned IPO on the Sci-Tech Innovation Board may give it a much-needed shot in the arm to speed up research and development into 7-nanometer chips and assume the role of leading player Taiwan-based TSMC in supplying Huawei in the coming two to three years, industry insiders say.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 21:01:05

Xi stresses strong public health system to safeguard people's health

President Xi Jinping Tuesday called for efforts to develop a strong public health system to safeguard people's health.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/2 20:07:01

Protests a blow to Trump, but may still beat Biden: analysts

While the anti-racism protests continue to spread in the US, polls for the 2020 presidential election has cast a shadow on President Donald Trump as he trails his presumptive opponent former vice president Joe Biden in more than 40 national polls.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 19:18:40

China sends implicit warning to US on farm imports

Beijing could be sending Washington an implicit warning that it could halt purchases of US agricultural products, in case the Trump administration imposes harsh sanctions on the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) over the national security legislation by China's National People's Congress.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 18:23:40

Beijing procuratorate approves arrest of woman who concealed COVID-19 symptoms and flew from US

The people's procuratorate of Shunyi district in Beijing has approved the arrest of a woman suspected of obstructing the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases after she developed symptoms of COVID-19 while in the US and concealed them by taking antipyretics before boarding her flight to China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 17:25:06

Wuhan spends approximately $127 million on citywide nucleic test campaign

Wuhan spent approximately 900 million yuan ($126.58 million) on its city-wide nucleic test campaign, and the expense will be shouldered by Wuhan govt, said Hu Yabo, executive deputy mayor of Wuhan.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 16:54:39

HK Chief Executive slams US double standards over domestic, HK riots

Some countries' high-profile criticism of the national security law in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) shows "double standards," as they pay attention to their own national security but are biased against HKSAR, HKSAR Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said at a press conference on Tuesday, the US' recent dealing with its domestic riots has been tough.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 14:08:40

European airlines operate at 50% lower capacity than last year

European airlines are now operating at 50 percent of their capacity last year, and are looking to China to “play a role” in boosting their revenues when travel resumes, a European business group told the Global Times on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 12:03:40

Independent autopsy finds George Floyd died of 'asphyxiation from sustained pressure'

An independent autopsy found that George Floyd died of "asphyxiation from sustained pressure", US media reported on Monday.
Source: Agencies | 2020/6/2 4:19:12

HK riot leaders remain silent on US unrest

No comment on George Floyd's death caused by racism and police brutality, remaining silent on the vigorous law enforcement of US police, and keeping mum on the protests and riots in the US - that is the current situation of some Hong Kong riot leaders.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 0:08:40

Xinjiang vice chair probed for severe law violations

Ren Hua, vice chairperson of the government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, is being investigated for suspected serious violations of discipline and law, China's top anti-graft body said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/1 23:58:40

Xinjiang 'fasting ban' sheer nonsense made up by overseas separatists: senior official

The so-called fasting ban during Ramadan is "sheer nonsense" and rumor, and was made up by "East Turkistan" forces abroad with the purpose of sowing discord among ethnic groups, disrupting ethnic relations and inciting ethnic antagonism, a senior official from Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region told a press conference on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/1 21:46:19

HSBC urged to react to national security law

The public has urged UK-based banking giant HSBC to speak out on the national security law, which would be implemented in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), to regain the trust of its clients after it allegedly played a role in funding Hong Kong riots and was involved in the arrest in Canada of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/1 20:23:41

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