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Hong Kong's Civic Party disbands as 'no room for anti-central govt political groups to survive'

ECNS 29 May 2023
Also, under the guise of being a local political group, the Civic Party had engaged in collusion with foreign forces to become their proxy in Hong Kong, and its so-called liquidation probably serves as an attempt to "cover up its illegal funding from foreign forces and to destroy ...

Number of people prosecuted in China’s courts up 12% in five years, report shows

The Observer 29 May 2023
This month new amendments to anti-espionage laws came into force, broadening their scope in a manner that legal experts warned could further heighten risk to foreign individuals and organisations operating in the country. Authorities have targeted foreign businesses working in the ...

Metals-rich Indonesia’s IPO market is so red-hot it’s thrashing Hong Kong and India

CNN 29 May 2023
Since his 2014 election, President Joko Widodo has imposed several export bans on raw commodities as a way to force foreign companies to process the materials in-country, draw investment from overseas and boost the value of the final product ... In 2022, total foreign direct ...

Russia pummels Ukrainian capital with drones on Kyiv Day

Canoe 29 May 2023
Ukrainian military said it had downed 58 of the 59 launched drones, described by the air force as a record assault with the Iranian-made “kamikaze” drones ... “These unacceptable acts constitute war crimes and cannot go unpunished,” the French Foreign Affairs Ministry said in a statement.

Strong opposition voiced over submarine program

China Daily 29 May 2023
The letter quotes Peter Varghese, former head of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, as saying ... Signing Australia up to "the foreign proclivities of another country — the United States, with the gormless Brits in their desperate search for relevance, lunging along behind — is not a pretty sight", he said.

Cross-border e-commerce helps small biz exports

China Daily 29 May 2023
Xie's company is based in Dazu district, Chongqing. Its forging technology has been listed on the city's intangible cultural heritage protection list ... Cross-border e-commerce has become a new driving force for China's foreign trade development, and a new channel for enterprises' transformation, upgrading and high-quality development ...

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