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Anti-Lockdown Protests Erupt In China’s Xinjiang Province After 10 Die In Fire

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Authorities in China’s western Xinjiang region opened up some neighborhoods in the capital of Urumqi on Saturday after residents held extraordinary late-night demonstrations against the city’s draconian “zero-COVID” lockdown that had lasted more than three months. The displays of public defiance were fanned by anger over a fire in an apartment … Read more

A record number of Ontarians are leaving the province. Where are they all going?

‘Leave Ontario’ has been the traditional advice for prospective homebuyers frustrated by the province’s unaffordable housing market. In 2021 alone, nearly 108,000 Ontarians took that well-worn nugget to heart—a number not seen since the early 1980s. The outflow continued into the second quarter of this year, when an additional 49,000 residents packed their bags and … Read more

China Launches 3rd Aircraft Carrier, Named for Province Opposite Taiwan

China ceremonially launched its third aircraft carrier on Friday and christened it Fujian, the name of the Chinese province opposite the country of Taiwan. The name was clearly meant as a bullying warning to the Taiwanese. The Fujian was launched from the Jiangnan shipyard in Shanghai, two weeks after rumors that it would be launched … Read more

Biden Admin to Spend $14 Million a Year Rebuilding Mozambique Province

The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden announced on Tuesday plans to provide $14 million annually over the next decade to the Mozambique province of Cabo Delgado in an effort to rebuild the region after it was overrun by Islamic terrorists in recent months, the state-run Mozambique News Agency (AIM) reported Thursday. “The funding was announced … Read more

Canadian province to decriminalise cocaine, opioids and ecstasy

“This time-limited exemption is the first of its kind in Canada,” she said. “Real-time adjustments will be made upon receiving analysis of any data that indicates a need to change.” Bennett said they are doing it to save lives. “For too many years the ideological opposition to harm reduction has cost lives,” she said. The … Read more

China’s northernmost province sees robust trade growth

Heilongjiang, China’s northernmost province, saw its foreign trade in goods grow 34.1 percent year on year to 77.77 billion yuan (about 11.5 billion U.S. dollars) in the first four months of this year, customs data showed. From January to April, Heilongjiang’s imports rose 38.9 percent to 63.73 billion yuan, while its exports grew 15.6 percent … Read more

Central China province new magnet for foreign investment

Every 6.5 minutes, an engine rolls off the robot-operated assembly line at the factory of a China-German joint venture in Changsha, capital of central China’s Hunan Province. Covering an area of about 120,000 square meters, the engine factory of Hunan Deutz Power Co., Ltd. has launched whole-process information management. With an assembly line of almost … Read more