Chinese Alzheimer's drug to undergo global clinical trials (Xinhua) January 06, 2020 An innovative Chinese Alzheimer's drug that hit the domestic market last week will go through clinical trials on 2,000 patients overseas in 2020. The orally administered drug GV-971 will be tested in 200 clinical centers in North America, the European Union, Eastern Europe, … Continue reading (China-413) Jan 18, 2020 – A new drug for Alzheimer’s Disease now available in China only
Large open-air banquet held at Zhongshan ancient town in Chongqing (10) Xinhua January 19, 2020 Residents prepare food before a large open-air banquet the Zhongshan ancient town in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality Jan. 18, 2020. The large banquet, nicknamed "A Thousand Meter-Long Banquet", has more than 800 tables lining along the street. As a tradition … Continue reading (China-412) January 18, 2020 – A New Year feast with 800 tables in Chongqing, China!
Chinese student Wu Huayan dies after living on pennies a day • 14 January 2020 The Guardian Personal Note: The girl and the boys in this special report hailed from Guizhou, one of the poorest provinces in China, and the case has shone a spotlight on poverty in China. I could not believe that nobody in … Continue reading (China-411) Jan 18, 2020 – A female college student died of starvation because she tried she saved her siblings! In China!
China at forefront of global blockchain boom By Ouyang Shijia | China Daily | Updated: 2020-01-16 Wealth, talent pour in as strong government support for technology, industrial innovation accelerates development of sector China is bullish on the blossoming blockchain sector, seeing it as the next frontier for national competitive advantages as well as a digital … Continue reading (China-410) – Jan 17, 2020 – Blockchain technology rising in China, and around the world!
HOW BUDDHISM SPREAD WRITTEN LANGUAGE AROUND THE WORLD By ensuring that the Buddha’s teachings were transmitted across millennia, the religion helped develop and spread printing techniques around the world – as a new exhibition reveals. • By Cameron Laux 15 January 2020 Do you ever feel like you’re trapped in a hamster wheel, while the … Continue reading (International-292) Jan 17, 2020 – Buddhism helps to spread written language around the world!
Out of the bushfires catastrophe, the ancient trees have become a symbol of survival and hope in the face of a climate emergency by James Woodford The Guardian • James Woodford is the author of The Wollemi Pine: The Incredible Discovery of a Living Fossil from the Age of the Dinosaurs, Text Publishing Thu 16 … Continue reading (International-291) Jan 16, 2020 – The oldest trees in the world survived the bushfires in Australia!
China is really worried about unemployment. Here's what it's doing to avoid mass layoffs https://www.cnn.com/2020/01/13/economy/china-2020-economy/?hpt=ob_blogfooterold Analysis by Laura He, CNN Business January 13, 2020 Hong Kong (CNN Business)The Chinese government wants to do whatever it can to protect the economy in 2020. It's got an enormous task ahead of it. Beijing has made clear that … Continue reading (China-409) Jan 13, 2020 China is worried about mass unemployment now!