Caixin
Jun 07, 2021 08:43 PM
WORLD

Brazil Fines Apple Over Discontinued iPhone Power Adapters, Taiwan’s Vaccine Tourism to U.S., Rising Coffee and Tea Prices

Here’s today’s ranking of the 10 most-read international stories in China that we’ve compiled to help you get a sense of what’s trending in the Chinese language sphere.

Chinese netizens have been sensitive to the Covid-19 virus surge in Taiwan where vaccines are urgently needed. They are also interested in the U.S. President Joe Biden’s new round of effort to blacklist Chinese companies.

1.Apple fined about $2 million in Brazil for selling iPhone without a power adapter

2.Taiwan reports a surge in the number of passengers flying to the U.S. to get Covid-19 vaccines

3.Global prices of coffee and tea rise significantly this year, data from the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization shows

4.Chinese foreign ministry condemns the U.S. for blacklisting Chinese companies

5.NASA to launch 128 baby squid to the international space station as part of a study investigating the relationship between bacteria and their animal hosts

6.The Chinese women’s volleyball team lose to Belgium 3-2

7.Former U.S. President Donald Trump says during a fundraising speech that he will take back the White House “sooner than you think”

8.Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko says Minsk intends to abandon European and American techonology in response to Western countries’ sanctions against Belarus

9.China’s Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine approved for emergency use in Nepal

10.Bill Gates and Warren Buffett plan to build a new nuclear reactor which TerraPower said last year would cost about $1 billion

Read the top 10 domestic news on the same day.

Translated by reporter Wang Xintong.

The daily ranking of most read news stories among Chinese people, about China and global affairs, is jointly provided to you by Caixin Insight and HANA Data, an artificial intelligence technology team.

The key indicators calculated on the list are based on mass data sourced from China’s mainstream social media platforms and online news websites. Click here for a detailed introduction of our methodology.

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