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China’s commerce ministry vows better support for foreign manufacturing investment

The Ministry of Commerce Thursday pledged to better support multinationals in investing in China’s manufacturing sector. Foreign investment is significant to China’s manufacturing upgrades and integration into global industrial and supply chains, the ministry’s spokesperson, Shu Jueting, told a regular press conference. The ministry recently published policy documents that contain 15 specific measures to encourage … Read more

UK Sent Over £50 Million in Foreign Aid to Communist China Last Year

The supposedly cash-strapped British government sent over £50 million in foreign aid to Communist China last year despite previously committing to cut off all aid to the world’s second-largest economy, which boasts a massive space programme and nuclear arsenal. According to figures released this week by the Foreign Office, £51.7 million in British taxpayers’ money was … Read more

Lithuanian Foreign Minister: ‘No greater threat’ than Russia, seeks to preserve ‘global rules-based order’

Lithuania commemorated its entry into NATO this last week and its long-standing partnership with the U.S. as leaders look ahead to the increasingly complex security landscape developing around the world.  President George W. Bush visited the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius 20 years ago to welcome the country into the still-growing NATO alliance, applauding the character … Read more

Would-be ‘Disinformation Czar’ Nina Jankowicz Now a Registered Foreign Agent

Nina Jankowicz, the would-be “disinformation czar” who was dropped from the Department of Homeland Security after public scrutiny, has now registered officially as a foreign agent, according to government records. Nina Jankowicz, who sang Mary Poppins on TikTok and was going to be in charge of monitoring disinformation and censoring US citizens, has now registered … Read more

Iran protests, crackdowns prompt Penny Wong to warn on foreign interference

“My message to anyone involved in such activities is this: Australia’s laws and foreign interference are unequivocal,” Wong said. “Allegations of foreign interference are investigated, and we will prosecute if appropriate. We will defend our democracy and people’s right to protest and express their views within Australia just as we stand up for the rights … Read more

Like Carter, Biden Crushes American Energy and Enriches Foreign Producers

Biden Twisting in the Wind  So Joe Biden went there. To borrow a phrase, he said the green part out loud. On November 4, he pronounced of coal plants, “We’re going to be shutting these plants down all across America.” Immediately, the Republican National Committee tweeted, “Joe Biden celebrates coal plant workers losing their jobs.”  Then … Read more

AP Falsely Claims No Evidence Exists Joe, Hunter Biden Spoke About Foreign Business Deals

CLAIM: The Associated Press claimed Saturday that Republicans have not put forward evidence that President Joe Biden and his son Hunter have “spoken” about the family’s foreign business dealings. VERDICT: FALSE. Republicans have submitted a recording of Joe Biden leaving a voicemail for Hunter Biden about a business deal with a Chinese energy company, along with whistleblowers … Read more

Two Pharmacy Owners Plead Guilty in $18M Foreign Medicare Fraud Scheme

Two New York pharmacy owners who “exploited the Covid-19 emergency for their own financial gain,” pleaded guilty to an international scheme to submit fraudulent claims to Medicare for cancer medication, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced Wednesday.  Arkadiy Khaimov, 39, and Peter Khaim, 42, both of Forest Hills, engaged in an elaborate healthcare scheme involving … Read more

This electric bike is on the road to being entirely fossil-free by 2025. Here’s how – The European Sting – Critical News & Insights on European Politics, Economy, Foreign Affairs, Business & Technology

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Kate Whiting, Senior Writer, Formative Content Swedish energy company Vattenfall and electric bike maker CAKE are collaborating on a project to make a fossil-free dirt bike. The bike’s current carbon footprint is calculated as 1,186kg CO2e … Read more