Nepal COVID crisis: China plans ‘line of separation’ on Mount Everest

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Nepal COVID crisis: China plans ‘line of separation’ on Mount Everest” – below is their description. China will set up a “line of separation” on one side of Mount Everest’s peak to stop Nepal’s COVID-19 outbreak from crossing the border. The plan is part of China’s zero … Read more Nepal COVID crisis: China plans ‘line of separation’ on Mount Everest

China’s population growing at slowest pace in decades

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China’s population growing at slowest pace in decades” – below is their description. China’s population is growing at its slowest pace since the 1950s, with falling births and a rapidly ageing population. A once-in-a-decade census also revealed the population grew by more than five percent to 1.41 … Read more China’s population growing at slowest pace in decades

China launches key module of space station planned for 2022

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China launches key module of space station planned for 2022” – below is their description. China has launched a rocket carrying the core module of its planned space station into orbit. The Long March 5-B rocket took off from the Wenchang Space Launch Centre on the southern … Read more China launches key module of space station planned for 2022

China’s climate change push raises job loss fears

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China’s climate change push raises job loss fears” – below is their description. The United States is hosting a two-day virtual summit on combatting climate change. At least 40 countries are taking part, including China, the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. President Xi Jinping has pledged … Read more China’s climate change push raises job loss fears

China posts record economic growth after plunge 12 months ago

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China posts record economic growth after plunge 12 months ago” – below is their description. China has released record growth figures, as it rebounds from the pandemic. Its economy grew by 18.3% in the first quarter of this year, compared to the same period last year. It … Read more China posts record economic growth after plunge 12 months ago

Beijing launches campaign against human rights abuse ‘lies’

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Beijing launches campaign against human rights abuse ‘lies’” – below is their description. The Chinese government has launched a campaign to counter what it calls lies and disinformation about suspected human rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang. This comes as rights groups are calling on governments … Read more Beijing launches campaign against human rights abuse ‘lies’

14 countries raise concern over WHO report on COVID origin

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “14 countries raise concern over WHO report on COVID origin” – below is their description. Chinese state media say the country has been vindicated by a WHO report investigating the origins of the coronavirus pandemic. A team of experts visited Wuhan, the first known location of the … Read more 14 countries raise concern over WHO report on COVID origin

WHO expected to release COVID-19 origins report soon

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “WHO expected to release COVID-19 origins report soon” – below is their description. The World Health Organization will soon release its first report outlining its investigation into the origin of the coronavirus. A team of scientists spent one month studying the outbreak in the Chinese city of … Read more WHO expected to release COVID-19 origins report soon

China’s top annual political gathering wraps up

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China’s top annual political gathering wraps up” – below is their description. China’s top annual political gathering – the National People’s Congress – has concluded with delegates voting on policies guiding the country’s future direction. Reforms to Hong Kong’s political system were front and centre – as … Read more China’s top annual political gathering wraps up

‘Shock and awe’ for Hong Kong as China targets elections

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “‘Shock and awe’ for Hong Kong as China targets elections” – below is their description. China’s biggest political gathering of the year has opened in Beijing. In the face of rising international criticism, the country’s leaders have outlined its economic and environmental goals for the next five … Read more ‘Shock and awe’ for Hong Kong as China targets elections

China set for its largest political meeting

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China set for its largest political meeting” – below is their description. China’s largest political meeting is starting on Friday. Some 3,000 officials will meet in Beijing to set the government’s plan for coming years. The meeting comes as China faces an increasingly tense global environment, including … Read more China set for its largest political meeting

China’s Xi declares ‘complete victory’ against rural poverty

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China’s Xi declares ‘complete victory’ against rural poverty” – below is their description. China’s president has declared “complete victory” in his government’s campaign to stamp out poverty. Xi Jinping led a ceremony in Beijing, marking the country’s accomplishments. But many have questioned the authenticity of government figures, … Read more China’s Xi declares ‘complete victory’ against rural poverty

China mass vaccination against COVID: Analysts say roll-out is far too slow

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China mass vaccination against COVID: Analysts say roll-out is far too slow” – below is their description. The Chinese government is aiming to vaccinate 50 million people by the middle of February but analysts say that is still too slow. Scientists say at least 500 million people … Read more China mass vaccination against COVID: Analysts say roll-out is far too slow

China COVID cases surge: Gov’t restricts Lunar New Year holiday travel

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “China COVID cases surge: Gov’t restricts Lunar New Year holiday travel” – below is their description. The Chinese government is discouraging its citizens from travelling back home during the Lunar New Year holiday, as coronavirus cases surge in the north. The celebration is the world’s largest annual … Read more China COVID cases surge: Gov’t restricts Lunar New Year holiday travel

WHO rejects criticism of probe into Wuhan COVID-19 outbreak

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “WHO rejects criticism of probe into Wuhan COVID-19 outbreak” – below is their description. The World Health Organization is rejecting criticism of its COVID-19 investigation in Wuhan, China. On Monday, US Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken said China was falling “short” in providing adequate access to scientists … Read more WHO rejects criticism of probe into Wuhan COVID-19 outbreak