China allegedly relabeling with ‘Made in Vietnam’ to avoid U.S. tariffs

Vietnam has said it will crackdown on goods of Chinese  origin illegally relabelled “Made in Vietnam” by exporters seeking to avoid U.S. President Donald Trump’s tariffs on Chinese imports.  Vietnamese customs have found scores of such cases amid the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute, the department said in a statement posted to a government website on Sunday. “The faking of origin and the illegal transshipment of goods happens most often in the sectors of textiles, seafood, agricultural products, […]

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China THREAT: Beijing military now close to MATCHING America says expert in SHOCK warning

Robert Work co-authored a chilling report with former special assistant Greg Grant, warning of the threat China poses. The report explained: “The Chinese People’s Liberation Army has been patiently stalking the US military for two decades. It has studied the preferred American way of war and devised a strategy to exploit its weaknesses and offset its strengths—particularly its military-technological strengths.” […]

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Hong Kong holds somber Tiananmen vigil as Beijing goes into lockdown

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – Tens of thousands joined a somber candlelight vigil in Hong Kong on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of Chinese troops opening fire on student-led democracy protesters in and around Tiananmen Square, as authorities in Beijing went into lockdown. Demonstrators gathered in the financial hub’s Victoria Park, holding up candles and placards as others rallied next […]

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M&S cop backlash for selling ready-peeled garlic in plastic pots

That stinks! How M&S ready-peeled garlic is grown and frozen in China, shipped 10,000 miles to Britain then sold in a throwaway plastic tub from Belgium Marks & Spencer is facing criticism for selling peeled garlic in a plastic pot for £1 Critics have lambasted the supermarket chain for increasing plastic waste  People have also complained that the garlic has […]

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China to blacklist ‘unreliable’ companies, force them to choose sides

Beijing: China announced on Friday that it would establish a blacklist of "unreliable" foreign companies and organisations, effectively forcing companies around the world to choose whether they would side with Beijing or Washington. Huawei has been blacklisted by the US as the trade war with China escalates.Credit:Bloomberg Chinese state media reported that the new "unreliable entities list" would punish organisations and […]

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China vows not to compromise on principles as US trade talks end

Two days of US-China trade talks end without a deal with Beijing pointing to sticking points about ‘crucial’ principles. China’s lead negotiator has said Beijing will not compromise on its principles as two days of trade talks between the United States and China have broken up with no agreement. Speaking on Friday after his meeting in Washington with US Trade Representative […]

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China v US: Beijing faces FRESH SANCTIONS over South China Sea aggression

A group of US senators will reintroduce legislation that would allow Donald Trump to sanction officials and rebel groups involved in aggressive actions around the waters despite Washington and Beijing already being embroiled in a bitter trade war. The legislation, called the South China Sea and East China Sea Sanctions Act, will be put in place by by Republican senators […]

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China: U.S. resembles "Don Quixote" in seeing other powers as threats

GENEVA (Reuters) – China told the world’s main disarmament forum on Wednesday that U.S. foreign policy was destabilizing, baffling and redolent of Don Quixote, the Spanish fictional hero whose misplaced determination leads him on a series of doomed endeavors. “The Cold War mentality has come back to drive the security strategy and policy of a major power,” China’s disarmament ambassador […]

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