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Ship Detained After Launching Drone in Suez Canal

A recent incident involving a drone in the Suez Canal is causing a marine insurance company to warn over their usage onboard vessels.<p>The P&I Club …

Suez Canal

AIS Animation Shows Suez Canal Mayhem After Ship Grounds

On 15 July 2018, container ship Aeneas ran aground in the Suez Canal during a southbound transit.<p>As a result of the grounding, the Panamax Alexander, …

Suez Canal

China launches new Beidou navigation satellite

Xinhua<p>China sent a new Beidou navigation satellite into orbit on a Long March-3A rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center, in the southwestern …

WHAT THE HECK QINGDAO!? 2 STORMS IN 2 WEEKS!

<b>According to Qingdao Meteorological Administration, another period of strong weather is coming up!</b><p><b>WHEN?</b><p>Jun. 25th — Jun. 26th<p><b>CAUSE?</b><p><b>Here's what's likely to happen!</b><p>According to the situation from last time ...<p><b>How to Prepare?</b><p><b>☟</b>Follow REDSTAR's new and improved WeChat account!<p><b>☟关注红星官方微信,了解岛城最新资讯!</b>

China’s mega bridge | South China Morning Post

The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is ready for its launch, which is scheduled for the second half of this year.

Another Storm! Qingdao Is Raining Seafood

<b>GuideinChina</b><p>Quality content daily for China expats<p>Follow<p>Not long after a storm huge damage in Guangzhou (see our article link below) China experienced another huge storm, this time in Qingdao, Shandong on 13th June. But, according to some Weibo users from Qingdao, it’s not only water falling from …

Three Death by Electric Shock, Is Our City Safe?

<b>GuideinChina</b><p>Quality content daily for China expats<p>关注<p>Guangdong was recently hit by continuous heavy rainfall as a result of typhoon. On June 8, the rain caused by Tropical Storm Ewiniar severely destroyed many city infrastructures in Guangdong. Unfortunately, two in Foshan and one in Guangzhou have …

G7 chaos is a PR win for China

As the G7 summit ended with deep divisions over trade, another meeting of global powers was going a lot more smoothly.<p>President Donald Trump refused to endorse a joint communique with America's closest allies as the Quebec summit ended in chaos, in stark contrast to the carefully choreographed …

China

Forget the G7. A summit happening in China is what really matters

As one meeting of world leaders wraps up in Canada, another will kick off in China.<p>The first meeting — the G7 summit in Quebec — includes most of the world's biggest economies, and they're likely to clash over trade, worry about oil prices and debate the risk of an emerging market slump.<p>But the …

Going bigger, coming closer: Here’s why SCO’s Qingdao summit was worth following

In a robust show of unity, leaders of eight SCO member states, including Russia and China, arrived for a get-together to talk security and trade, and …

Chinese investment boom brings changes to Djibouti

Chinese Idioms Which Get A Little Lost In Translation

<b>GuideinChina</b><p>Quality content daily for China expats<p>Follow<p>Chinese idioms (Zhōng guó chéng yŭ 中国成语), are well-known sayings or proverbs alluding to famous Chinese stories and historical events. They are not only a key part of Chinese language learning but are also priceless in understanding Chinese …

Embassies in China!Save it for our friends!

<i>Don't forget to follow InternationalPub before missing any great opportunity in China!</i><p><i>关注InternationalPub,不放过任何机会!</i><p><b>ASIA:</b><p><b>Afghanistan</b><p><b>Address:</b> Afghan Embassy in Beijing, China 8 Tung Chih Men Wia Chao yang district Beijing China<p>中国北京市朝阳区东直门外大街8号阿富汗大使馆<p><b>Telephone Number:</b>(+86)(10)65322269<p><b>Email:</b>afgemb.beijing@ …

China Has This Five Year Tax Rule for Foreigners

<b>GuideinChina</b><p>Quality content daily for China expats<p>Follow<p>China's five-year tax rule for foreigners is something that most of you may have heard of about but often is not fully understood. In short, regardless of whether you are teaching English, own your own business or work for one of the big …

Petrobras 67, China's homemade world-class floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel, was officially handed over to Brazil on Wednesday. The 300-meter-long vessel was built in six years with more than 120 innovations.

世界级FPSO在青岛交付巴西 “海油建造”驶入南美浮体市场

<b>5月16日</b><p><b>由海洋石油工程股份有限公司</b><p><b>(下称海油工程)</b><p><b>总包的世界最大吨位级FPSO</b><p><b>(浮式生产储卸油装置)</b><p><b>P67在青岛顺利交付</b><p><b>这是国内迄今为止</b><p><b>为国外交付的工程量最大、最复杂、</b><p><b>技术要求最高的FPSO项目</b><p><b>它的成功交付</b><p><b>使海油工程成为</b><p><b>国内第一家FPSO工程总包商</b><p>也使中国海油拿到了<p>进军南美浮体市场的入场券<p>这将进一步增强我国与<p>“一带一路”沿线国家在能源领域的合作<p>P67的排水量达到<b>35万吨</b><p>相当于“辽宁号”航空母舰的5倍<p>为此<p>海油工程将采用世界上最大的<p>半潜式运输船<p>以<b>“大船拖小船”</b>的方式<p>对重达<b>8万吨</b>的P67进行“干拖”<p>此次“干拖”作业将历时<b>45天</b><p>航行<b>12000海里</b>抵达巴西<p><b>运载重量和距离均创世界之最</b><p><b>P67项目是海油工程</b><p>…

【Tips】Three Tips For Becoming A Better China-Watcher

China plays a prominent and expanding role in many areas of U.S. policy, from trade to North Korea to climate change. As this expansion continues, more people in the news and policy worlds may be interested in becoming savvier China-watchers.<p>However, this country presents unique obstacles over …

China

【History】The Three Kingdoms period: Game of Thrones in real life

Click "GuideinChina" ↑↑↑ to follow us!<p>Heroes immerge in troubled time: Moses took the people out of Egypt to escape the slavery of Rameses; Napoleon built the Napoleonic Empire to unify Europe; even ordinary people turned heroes to retreat soldiers from the crisis in Dunkirk……<p>There was a period of …

Game of Thrones

China-Philippines oil and gas exploration deal for South China Sea ‘near’ | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

The Philippines and China are forging ahead with plans for joint oil and gas exploration in the disputed South China Sea, even as both sides …

China

Petro-yuan to launch renminbi as global currency & kneecap petro-dollar

Yuan-backed oil futures can shatter the US dollar dominance on the crude market, according to experts polled by RT. However, the greenback will not …

'I give you 24 hours to resign': 1st OPCW chief on how John Bolton bullied him before Iraq War

The first OPCW chief, who tried to bring Iraq and Libya into the organization, told RT how US foreign policy hawk John Bolton threatened him over his …

Working for a Chinese Company: Must Know, Honest Advice

Click "GuideinChina" ↑↑↑ to follow us!<p>I've lived and worked in China for a few years now. During this time, I've learned a lot about how Chinese people think and operate, especially in a business setting. I've met some really great people while I've worked in China. On the other hand, I've also …

6 Things Bad Bosses Always Fear (but Great Leaders Always Do)

It could mean the difference between success and failure.<p>Peter Drucker famously said: "Culture eats strategy for breakfast."<p>The quote was actually attributed to him and made famous in 2006 by Mark Fields, chief executive at Ford. Twelve years later, it's corporate-speak for purpose-led and …

Leadership

China can succeed with petro-yuan where Gaddafi failed – killing the US dollar in oil trade

Muammar Gaddafi wanted to shatter the dominance of the greenback in the Middle East by introducing gold-backed dinar, but failed. China has a chance …

Take a Look Inside China's Infamous "Marriage Markets"

Click "GuideinChina" ↑↑↑ to follow us!<p>If you live in China, you've probably heard about the marriage markets (相亲角- <i>Xiāngqīn jiǎo</i>). My friend and I decided to visit one to investigate. So, we went to Zhongshan Park in Beijing, one of China's largest marriage markets.<p>After paying the 3 RMB entry …

Why a mystery armoured train could hold the key to Kim Jong-un’s rumoured visit to China

The mysterious armoured train that arrived in Beijing on Monday night is one of the main pieces of evidence to support the theory that Kim Jong-un is …

Click "GuideinChina" ↑↑↑ to follow us!<p>In April 2015 a BMW racing through a fruit market in Foshan in China’s Guangdong province knocked down a 2-year-old girl and rolled over her head. As the girl’s grandmother shouted, “Stop! You’ve hit a child!” the BMW’s driver paused, then switched into reverse …

Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE Gets Nine Finalists

<b>XPRIZE has announced nine finalist teams advancing in the $7-million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, a three-year global competition challenging teams</b> …

Duke University

The 10 Lessons Learned From Failed Rocket Launches

Launching rockets to space is a high-stakes, unforgiving business, with razor-thin margins between success and failure and catastrophic consequences …

Indonesia Seizes Luxury Yacht, Questions Crew in Malaysian 1MDB Scandal

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA, March 1 (Reuters) – Indonesian police on Thursday questioned the captain and crew of a luxury yacht seized in Bali …

Corruption