Category Archives: China

What both the left and the right get wrong about the coronavirus economic crisis

Ezra Klein in Vox – For a couple of days Donald Trump was convinced that coronavirus was a big deal, and he had to act like the president and try to do the hard work of slowing it. Now he … Continue reading

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Artificial intelligence may be pandemic lifesaver … one day

Rob Lever with Julie Jammot of AFP (French language article translated to English on Yahoo News) – Artificial intelligence systems picked up early clues about the coronavirus outbreak by scanning news images and social media posts from a market in … Continue reading

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Japanese flu drug 'clearly effective' in treating coronavirus, says China

Justin McCurry of The Guardian in Tokyo – Medical authorities in China say that a drug used in Japan to treat new strains of influenza appeares to be effective in coronavirus patients. Continue…

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People around the globe are divided in their opinions of China

LAURA SILVER, KAT DEVLIN AND CHRISTINE HUANG of Pew Research – As the People’s Republic of China celebrates the 70th anniversary of its founding, it gets mixed reviews from people around the world, according to Pew Research Center’s latest Global Attitudes survey. A median … Continue reading

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Why is Russia Mirroring China’s Anti Crypto Stance?

from Bitcoinist – Reports are emerging that Russia’s stance on crypto has turned negative. The news comes in the wake of another ‘bitcoin ban’ in China. It is no surprise that central banks do not favor decentralized currencies in a … Continue reading

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