Top clubs to keep powder dry in China’s window of uncertainty

Top clubs to keep powder dry in China’s window of uncertainty

Top clubs to keep powder dry in China’s window of uncertainty Another regulatory change proposed by Chinese Football Association (CFA) this week looks set to encourage a cautious approach from clubs in the new window. (Source: AP) Top clubs : Another regulatory change proposed by Chinese Football Association (CFA) this week looks set to encourage a […]

China’s tough cybersecurity law comes into effect

China’s tough cybersecurity law comes into effect

China’s tough cybersecurity law comes into effect China’s controversial cybersecurity law, which requires international firms to store critical data within the country, has come into effect from today amid complaints from foreign businesses. The Cybersecurity Administration, the government body responsible for overseeing it. China’s controversial cybersecurity law, which requires international firms to store critical data within […]

Chinese Turn To Religion To Fill A Spiritual Vacuum

Chinese Turn To Religion To Fill A Spiritual Vacuum

Chinese Turn To Religion To Fill A Spiritual Vacuum Believers of the folk goddess Mazu on Meizhou Island off China’s southeast coast carry a statue of her to the main square during a celebration of her 1,050th birthday. The goddess is believed to protect fishermen at sea and help the poor, and her popularity is […]

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No opponent coming through, Vijender Singh’s next bout postponed

No opponent coming through, Vijender Singh’s next bout postponed Vijender Singh was originally scheduled to take on China’s WBO Oriental champion Zulpikar Maimaitiali Vijender Singh is unbeaten after eight bouts and is the reigning WBO Asia Pacific champion. (Source: File) Indian boxing star Vijender Singh’s next bout scheduled on April 1 has been postponed as his […]

Officially, China’s Communist Party believes in atheism, but it makes an exception for two religions

Officially, China’s Communist Party believes in atheism, but it makes an exception for two religions

Officially, China’s Communist Party believes in atheism, but it makes an exception for two religions Officially : China has for decades feared the power of organized religion. But religious suppression has intensified in recent years under the rule of president Xi Jinping—alongside a broader crackdown on civil society—according to a report (pdf) by Freedom House […]

China expands crackdown on Christianity to Hong Kong

China expands crackdown on Christianity to Hong Kong

China expands crackdown on Christianity to Hong Kong The Communist Party’s campaign against Christianity is the latest flashpoint in mainland China’s complex relations with Hong Kong. Chinese authorities are now exerting pressure on Christians in Hong Kong, the latest blow to freedoms and religious liberties in the city, which has traditionally enjoyed some autonomy from […]