Many Chinese cities impose new anti-epidemic measures

Many Chinese cities impose new anti-epidemic measures

Casinos and non-essential businesses will have to close for 1 week, people are asked to stay at home. The government of Shanghai – the country’s most populous city with 25 million people, is also preparing to conduct a large-scale testing …

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China accuses the West of distorting anti-epidemic policies

China accuses the West of distorting anti-epidemic policies

Senior foreign affairs official Yang Jiechi accused some people in the West of taking advantage of the pandemic to smear China’s policies. “Some Westerners are taking advantage of the pandemic to make baseless accusations against China and to defame and …

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Beijing’s anti-epidemic approach ‘works’

Beijing's anti-epidemic approach 'works'

People line up to be tested for COVID-19 outside a shopping mall in Beijing on May 5 – Photo: AFP The number of new infections in Shanghai city decreased slightly, while the number of new infections in Beijing remained stable. …

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Shanghai admits shortcomings in anti-epidemic

Shanghai admits shortcomings in anti-epidemic

The deputy mayor of Shanghai said the city’s anti-epidemic situation was still lacking and needed to be improved, despite the efforts of the frontline forces. “We also see the issues that people have raised,” said Ms. Sun Ming, deputy mayor …

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