Protests are breaking out all over China against the strict Covid measures

Protests are breaking out all over China against the strict Covid measures

Protests break out across China against strict Covid measures – CBS News Watch CBS News Protests against China’s strict zero-Covid policy have spread to the country’s biggest cities including Beijing and Sahanghai. On Monday China recorded 40,052 new Covid cases, a fifth straight daily record. CBS News Senior Foreign Correspondent, Elizabeth Palmer has more. Be … Read more

Protests against the zero COVID policy spread across China as a challenge to Beijing – POLITICO

Protests against the zero COVID policy spread across China as a challenge to Beijing – POLITICO

In a significant escalation of political unrest, protests against China’s strict zero-COVID policy spread to several cities and college campuses across the country, with protesters in Shanghai calling for President Xi Jinping to resign. After an eruption in the Xinjiang region, images on social media indicate that demonstrations have now broken out in Nanjing, Urumqi, … Read more

China’s Xi faces public anger, protests amid ongoing ‘zero covid’ policy – NBC Chicago

China’s Xi faces public anger, protests amid ongoing ‘zero covid’ policy – NBC Chicago

Barely a month after granting himself new powers as China’s potential leader for life, Xi Jinping is facing a wave of public anger the likes of which has not been seen in decades, fueled by his draconian “zero COVID” program that will soon enter its fourth year. Protesters poured into the streets this weekend in … Read more

Indo-Pacific strategy promises $2.3 billion over five years

Indo-Pacific strategy promises .3 billion over five years

Foreign Minister Mélanie Joly answers questions as Public Security Minister Marco Mendocino listens during a press conference to announce Canada’s Indo-Pacific strategy in Vancouver on Nov. 27.DARRYL DYCK/The Canadian Press Canada has unveiled its Indo-Pacific strategy that will allocate $2.3 billion over five years to expand military, security, trade and diplomatic ties with other countries … Read more

Canada unveils Indo-Pacific strategy to grow trade and counter China

Canada unveils Indo-Pacific strategy to grow trade and counter China

Vancouver – Canada has unveiled an Indo-Pacific strategy aimed in part at countering an increasingly hostile China and building economic ties in the region. Global Affairs Minister Mélanie Joly unveiled the strategy in Vancouver on Sunday morning. It contains plans to counter China’s foreign interference in Canada’s internal affairs. “China’s emergence as a global player … Read more

How the West transferred classical music to China – and may never get it back

How the West transferred classical music to China – and may never get it back

In line with this idea, the Chinese regime has made classical music an important part of its educational policy. In the 1990s, Western classical music was considered more important than popular music and deserved state support. There are now more than 40 million children across the country learning to play the piano, and there are … Read more

Protests against China’s strict “zero COVID” policy hit Shanghai and other cities

Protests against China’s strict “zero COVID” policy hit Shanghai and other cities

Protests against China’s strict “zero COVID” policy resurfaced in Shanghai and Beijing on Sunday afternoon, continuing a round of demonstrations that have spread across the country for several years. deadly apartment fire in the northwestern city of Urumqi led to questions about such rigid anti-virus measures. Crowds stood up and filmed police beginning to push … Read more

Equities, Chinese assets face raw openness as Covid turmoil hits

Equities, Chinese assets face raw openness as Covid turmoil hits

The dramatic turn of events adds new uncertainties to the outlook for the world’s No. 2 economy and its markets, just as a recent easing of virus controls and sweeping property rescue efforts have helped Chinese stocks to rebound markedly. The protests, sparked by a deadly fire at a locked apartment building in a Western … Read more

Macro Data, Global Trends to Guide the Markets This Week: Analysts | Technology – Devdiscourse

Macro Data, Global Trends to Guide the Markets This Week: Analysts |  Technology – Devdiscourse

Macro Data, Global Trends to Guide the Markets This Week: Analysts | TechnologyDev discourse Dalal Street Week Ahead: Be Careful! Nifty50 may consolidate near its peakEconomic times Index Outlook: Sensex, Nifty 50 have more room to riseBusinessLine Useful to go higher, resistance at 18630; stick to stock specific trading, avoid bottom fishingThe financial express Dalal … Read more

Mapping the global economy: OECD raises inflation forecast

Mapping the global economy: OECD raises inflation forecast

(Bloomberg) — Central banks around the world must be steadfast in their inflation battle even as economies will suffer, the OECD said this week. The organization raised its inflation estimates for 2023 and said it expects price increases to remain above targets set by many global central banks next year. While economies will slow due … Read more