China faults officials’ poverty relief work in Tibet

February 2, 2019 5:14 pm0 comments
China faults officials’ poverty relief work in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Feb02’19) – China said Feb1 that it had found bureaucratic practices and impractical working styles in 13 provincial-level regions, including in ‘Tibet’, as well as central government departments in the implementation of the country’s poverty relief work. China has set the goal of eliminating poverty by 2020 to usher […]

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1987-1989 Tibet unrest stated to have shaved 27% off GDP per capita over 1988-2007

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1987-1989 Tibet unrest stated to have shaved 27% off GDP per capita over 1988-2007

(TibetanReview.net, Feb01’19) – Two Chinese scholars in Germany, using the communist Chinese jargon on Tibetans who opposed Beijing’s policies in Tibet, have said the unrest that took place in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) from 1987 to 1989 had snipped 27% off the region’s GDP per capita from 1988 to 2007. […]

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Rights groups pen joint open letter to urged UN action on China

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Rights groups pen joint open letter to urged UN action on China

(TibetanReview.net, Feb01’19) – A collective of 37 human rights NGOs have on Jan 30 called on the UN Human Rights Council, Geneva, to pass a resolution at its upcoming session “expressing collective concern about worsening rights abuse in China and the government’s failure to follow through on its obligations and […]

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Canada fires its Beijing Ambassador for calling Huawei executive’s arrest political

January 29, 2019 2:43 am0 comments
Canada fires its Beijing Ambassador for calling Huawei executive’s arrest political

(TibetanReview.net, Jan28’19) – Ambassador John McCallum of Canada has resigned from his Beijing post on Jan 25 on being asked to do so by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau following his strong remarks in support of China’s position opposing the detention and possible extradition of tech giant Huawei’s executive Meng Wanzhou. […]

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George Soros calls China’s wealth, power and tech advances danger to the world

January 27, 2019 4:55 am0 comments
George Soros calls China’s wealth, power and tech advances danger to the world

(TibetanReview.net, Jan26’19) – Billionaire philanthropist George Soros, a champion of open society, delivered a stinging attack on China with a warning that President Xi Jinping’s regime was using breakthroughs in machine learning and artificial intelligence to repress its people, reported theguardian.com Jan 24. Speaking at his annual dinner at the […]

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Over 100 China scholars, diplomats urge Beijing to free jailed Canadian duo

January 24, 2019 12:32 am0 comments
Over 100 China scholars, diplomats urge Beijing to free jailed Canadian duo

(TibetanReview.net, Jan23’19) – More than 100 China experts and former envoys to Beijing have called on President Xi Jinping to release two Canadians who have been detained six weeks ago, saying the cases undermined his efforts to build bridges to the rest of the world. China took into custody Michael […]

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Top official warns China’s police to watch out for ‘color revolution’

January 20, 2019 5:59 am0 comments
Top official warns China’s police to watch out for ‘color revolution’

(TibetanReview.net, Jan19’19) – China’s top law-enforcement official has on Jan 18 called on the country’s police to focus on withstanding “color revolutions”, a nomenclature for popular uprising calling for a democratic change. The police must “stress the prevention and resistance of ‘color revolutions’ and firmly fight to protect China’s political […]

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China sentences Canadian to death in tit-for-tat move

January 17, 2019 12:58 am0 comments
China sentences Canadian to death in tit-for-tat move

(TibetanReview.net, Jan16’19) – China has on Jan 14 sentenced a Canadian man to death as a way to get back at Ottawa for having carried out a US request to detain the Chief Financial Officer Ms Meng Wanzhou of the tech giant Huawei for financial fraud. The fraud was committed […]

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China’s official media castigates Poland for arresting Huawei employee sacked by the tech giant itself for spying

January 15, 2019 12:42 am0 comments
China’s official media castigates Poland for arresting Huawei employee sacked by the tech giant itself for spying

(TibetanReview.net, Jan14’19) – China’s official media has on Jan 11 severely castigated Poland for arresting a Huawei employee posted in the country for spying but the company itself has fired that employee for bringing disrepute to it. “If Poland wants to damage ties with China over the Huawei case, which […]

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China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

January 11, 2019 1:08 am0 comments
China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

(TibetanReview.net, Jan10’19) – Amid growing international criticism of its internment of around a million Muslim minorities in so-called vocational training centres which are nothing more than de-Islamization, political indoctrination camps, China has invited diplomatic envoys from 12 countries to “witness the social and economic progress” of East Turkestan (Xinjiang Uygur […]

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