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A new virus is fast infecting the world, creating one of the biggest global health crises since Ebola and SARS.

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In Depth: Why Vaccines Won’t Soon End the Covid-19 Pandemic

Humanity faces a rugged battle to make enough vaccines quickly enough, distribute them worldwide and get them into billions of people’s arms

02 24, 2021 15:07 PM

Macau Casino Operators Rally as China Lifts Quarantine

The casinos have been recovering from their worst year on record after China began lifting travel restrictions months ago

02 24, 2021 07:27 AM

China’s Overseas Energy Lending Tumbles to Lowest Since 2008

Financing for power plants and mines falls by 43% to $4.6 billion as pandemic hampers deal-making in developing countries

02 23, 2021 19:18 PM

Why Seniors and Pregnant Women in China Can’t Get Vaccinated

Although three Covid-19 vaccines have been approved for emergency use in China, no clinical data involving people over the age of 59 have been made public

02 23, 2021 14:35 PM

Iraq Decides Against Oil-Supply Deal With China’s Zhenhua

Baghdad opted not to go ahead after oil prices rose in recent months, Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul Jabbar said

02 23, 2021 14:26 PM

China Returns as Top India Trade Partner Even as Relations Sour

Trade between the longstanding economic and strategic rivals stood at $77.7 billion last year

02 20, 2021 12:47 PM

Saudi-Backed U.K. Health App Babylon Ends Deal with Tencent

Tencent confirmed that it no longer has a partnership with Babylon and declined to comment further

02 19, 2021 21:08 PM

PBOC’s Message to Markets: Focus on Interest Rates Not Liquidity

Central bank-backed newspaper seeks to reassure skittish investors that monetary policy isn’t tightening

02 19, 2021 19:27 PM

Super Spreader Caused Nearly Half of One Chinese City’s Covid-19 Cases

Salesman directly or indirectly passed coronavirus to at least 141 people in northeastern city of Tonghua, one of whom later died, official report says

02 19, 2021 16:03 PM

Gallery: Relaxing Measures

Hong Kong began easing social distancing measures Thursday following a decline in new coronavirus cases, with certain businesses such as massage parlors and movie theaters allowed to reopen. For months, the city had imposed strict measures to curb the fourth wave of the local outbreak, including mandatory testing and lockdowns in some of its residential neighborhoods

02 19, 2021 15:32 PM

Cathay Asks Crew to Work 21-Day Stints to Avoid Quarantine

Hong Kong airline is taking extreme measures to cope with new government rules that require flight crews to isolate themselves whenever they return to the city

02 19, 2021 09:15 AM

CX Daily: Hundreds of Chinese Patients Died in ‘Redundant’ Trials of Proven Drugs

China's weeklong Lunar New Year holiday sees mixed fortunes for its economy. A European consumer rights group files a complaint on TikTok

02 18, 2021 20:19 PM

Charts of the Day: Lunar New Year Brings Mixed Fortunes for China’s Economy

Specter of Covid-19 pandemic continued to haunt consumer spending, with retail sales in large cities rebounding while travel slumped for a second year

02 18, 2021 14:28 PM

China’s Covid ‘High-Risk’ Areas Fall to Zero After Holiday

Government lowers risk level after curbing travel in the run-up to the Lunar New Year

02 18, 2021 14:24 PM

Chinese Foreign Minister Warns Again ‘Vaccine Nationalism’ as Beijing Delivers Shots Worldwide

Top diplomat Wang Yi said China will contributed 10 million doses to vaccine-sharing initiative COVAX, developing countries must get priority

02 18, 2021 13:37 PM

Zimbabwe to Register China’s Sinovac Vaccine as Inoculation Program Starts

The southern African nation took delivery of 200,000 doses of Sinopharm’s shot on Monday

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