Posted in China Economy Hassan Rouhani India iran Israel / Middle East National Security Nicolas Maduro Sanctions Venezuela

Iranian President: Oil Revenues Down to Less than $20 Billion Under U.S. Sanctions

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said during a government video conference on Monday that oil revenues have declined from $120 billion in 2011 to “just over…

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DHS Blocks Inflow of More Chinese Slave-Labor Goods

The Trump administration announced September 14 that it will block imports from five more Chinese companies and centers that use political prisoners from China’s Uyghur…

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Posted in Asia China coronavirus Economy Hubei National Security Wuhan

China Begins Selling ‘Made in Wuhan’ to Global Companies

Chinese state media is working hard to convince global customers that factories in Wuhan and its surrounding Hubei province are completely safe and returning to…

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Posted in China Economy Immigration Matt Yglesias Politics visa workers

Left-Wing Author: We Need One Billion People to Fight China

The government should import more than 500 million migrants to inflate the nation’s geostrategic power against China, according to the left-wing author of a new…

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Carney: Biden’s Offshoring Rule Aligns U.S. Tax Policy with China’s Predatory Trade Policy

Biden’s new tax proposal will not create American jobs but it will help China pursue its predatory trade policies.

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Hunter Biden’s Chinese Firm Helped Buy Out Michigan Automotive Company to Create Jobs Overseas

Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden delivered a speech in Macomb County, Michigan on Wednesday, slamming the practice of outsourcing. Unmentioned was his son Hunter’s ties to…

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Posted in 2020 Election American workers Biden China Donald Trump Economy Joe Biden Kamala Harris NAFTA outsourcing Politics TPP

Donald Trump: Joe Biden ‘Devoted His Career to Offshoring’ American Jobs to China

Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden “devoted his career to offshoring” American jobs, President Donald Trump said during a rally in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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India Sees Surge in Clothing Manufacturers Fleeing China

The Times of India (TOI) reported on Friday that a substantial number of large garment companies are shifting their operations from China to India. India…

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Peter Navarro Slams Swamp Critics: ‘No Surprise Amazon Post Smearing Me’

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro, who has led the United States effort to secure supply chains in response to the Chinese coronavirus crisis, is…

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Posted in Asia China Chinese coronavirus coronavirus Economy health Hubei National Security Wuhan

Wuhan Locals on Coronavirus Lockdown: ‘The Trauma Is So Deep’

In Wuhan – the origin location of the Chinese coronavirus pandemic – locals say that the city’s 11-week coronavirus lockdown caused severe “trauma” to both the urban…

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Giant American Companies Fear Chinese App Ban Will Leave Dent in Profits

Apple and other giant companies including Disney and Walmart have all expressed worries that the potential banning of the popular Chinese messaging app WeChat could…

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India Bans Chinese Ships from Trading its Petroleum Products

India’s state-owned oil companies have barred Chinese tankers from shipping Indian crude and petroleum product, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported Thursday.

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Posted in China economic nationalism Economy Free Trade imports Made in America manufacturing offshoring on the Hill Politics Tariffs Trump White House

Exclusive–White House Deputy: Trump Looking to Boost U.S.-Made Products

The White House is looking at a number of ways to boost American-made products and reshore vital industries to the United States from abroad, special…

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Posted in Amazon Asia Brushing China Economy Facemasks National Security Tampa Bay

Mystery Masks from China Arriving at Tampa Bay Addresses

Residents of the Tampa Bay area of Florida reported receiving unsolicited masks from China at their addresses, potentially part of a “brushing” scheme to boost…

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Apple Daily Stock Soars After Founder Jimmy Lai Arrested Under Hong Kong Security Law

Shares of Next Digital, the media company that owns Hong Kong’s dissident newspaper Apple Daily, skyrocketed after the arrest of founder Jimmy Lai on Monday.

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