Thursday, 28 May 2020


News by Country: China

Thursday, 21 May 20

China

·     Coronavirus threatens China’s Belt and Rod. What happens when it wants half a trillion dollars back? (Los Angeles Times, 21 May 2020) 

·     A trade union in lockdown (China Labour Bulletin, 5 May 2020) 

·     China fails to stop racism against Africans over Covid-19 (The Guardian, 27 April 2020)

·     China’s belt and road plan hits roadblock as virus pinches supply of materials and workers (SCMP, 26 April 2020) 

·     Unemployment rate eases slightly in March to 5.9 percent (CLB, 18 April 2020) 

·     China’s economy shrank for the first time since 1976 in first quarter (SCMP, 17 April 2020) 

·     China confronts major risk of debt crisis on the belt and road due to pandemic (The Diplomat, 16 April 2020) 

·     Coronavirus ends China’s honeymoon in Africa (Politico, 16 April 2020) 

·     Chinese debt relief: fact and fiction (The Diplomat, 15 April 2020) 

·     Taxi driver protests continue despite government relief measures (CLB, 15 April 2020) 

·     Coronavirus runs roughshod over debt-laden belt and road projects (SCMP, 15 April 2020) 

·     China’s Hidden Epidemic: Domestic Violence (The Diplomat, 6 April 2020)

·     China trade union warns against discrimination on cured COVID-19 patients (Shine, 24 March 2020)

·     IFJ urges Chinese authorities to ensure free flow of information (IFJ, 22 March 2020) 

·     Collective protests begin to flare up again as China returns to work (CLB, 20 March 2020)

·     Roughly 5 million people lost their jobs in the first 2 months of 2020 (CNBC, 17 March 2020)  



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