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Omicron travel rules, entry ban create mess for sports in Japan

Asahi News 02 Dec 2021
However, the agency decided not to apply the special measures to Nadeshiko Japan in accordance with the government’s policies, an agency representative said ... The agency is also discussing whether to apply the special measures to athletes competing in the 2022 Beijing Winter Games ... 27 to 30 for the Beijing Games.
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IOC doubles down on "quiet diplomacy" approach as it insists it shares Peng Shuai concern

Inside The Games 02 Dec 2021
Meanwhile, Beijing has hit back against the WTA, with Wang Wenbin, a spokeswoman for the Ministry stating ... Zhang is also the leader of a State Council working group overseeing Beijing 2022 preparations, per China's state-run news agency Xinhua ... The Beijing 2022 Olympics are due to begin on February 4, with the Paralympics following on March 4.
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Chinese, European Mars probes complete in-orbit relay communication test

China Daily 02 Dec 2021
BEIJING -- China's Mars probe Tianwen-1 and the European Space Agency's (ESA's) Mars Express spacecraft have successfully performed an in-orbit relay communication test, the China National Space ...
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Universal Orlando’s president retiring; company taps president of Hollywood park to lead resort

Eagle-Tribune 02 Dec 2021
With Irwin’s move, Tom Mehrmann, president of the recently opened Universal Beijing Resort in China, will step into a newly created position leading the Pacific Rim of Universal Parks & Resorts, according to the company. In that role, he will oversee the operation of Universal Studios Hollywood and its resorts in Japan and Beijing.
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FIGURESKATING/ Doubts over Grand Prix final after Japan shuts borders

Asahi News 02 Dec 2021
The International Skating Union's Grand Prix final is seen as a key step on the road to the Winter Olympics, with the Beijing Games set for Feb ... The Sports Agency said it also did not know what the rules would be for foreigners scheduled to compete in the Dec ... and agencies.
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Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Japan to Be Canceled Over Omicron Threat - Reports

Urdu Point 02 Dec 2021
This year, the Grand Prix Final was scheduled to take place in Osaka from December 9-11 and serve as a tune-up for the Beijing Olympic Winter Games in February, according to the� Japanese Kyodo news agency ... ....
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US-China rivalry playing out violently in the Solomons

Asiatimes 02 Dec 2021
Sogavare got a majority of parliament to support the move, and in October 2019 was feted in Beijing by President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang ... Just as Sogavare was recognizing Beijing, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) was launching an increased aid program for the Pacific.
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MI6 spy chief says China, Russia, Iran top UK threat list

Federal News Radio 01 Dec 2021
LONDON (AP) — China, which is increasingly flexing its muscles around the world, is one of the biggest threats to Britain and its allies, and a “miscalculation” by Beijing could lead to war, the head of the U.K.’s foreign intelligence agency said Tuesday.
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MI6 spy chief terms China, Russia & Iran biggest threat for UK

Dawn 01 Dec 2021
China, which is increasingly flexing its muscles around the world, is one of the biggest threats to Britain and its allies, and a miscalculation” by Beijing could lead to war, the head of the UK’s foreign intelligence agency said on Tuesday ... Beijing believes its own propaganda about Western frailties and under-estimates Washingtons resolve.
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Japanese Covid-19 curbs may hit skating finale

Straits Times 01 Dec 2021
The International Skating Union's (ISU) Grand Prix final is seen as a key step on the road to the Winter Olympics next year, with the Beijing Games set for Feb 4-20 ... The Japan Sports Agency said it also did not know what the rules would be for foreigners scheduled to compete in the Dec 9-12 event ... REUTERS, AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE.
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MI6 chief Richard Moore warns of China's 'debt traps and data traps'

Suryaa 01 Dec 2021
Speaking later at the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London, Mr Moore said China was now "the single greatest priority" for his agency and warned that a "miscalculation" by an over-confident regime in Beijing over an issue like Taiwan could pose a "serious challenge" to global peace.
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1st LD-Writethru: Chinese, European Mars probes complete in-orbit relay communication test

China.dot.org 01 Dec 2021
BEIJING, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- China's Mars probe Tianwen-1 and the European Space Agency's (ESA's) Mars Express spacecraft have successfully performed an in-orbit relay communication test, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) said on Wednesday.
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UK risks crossing China's redline by blindly clinging to US' coattails: China Daily editorial

China Daily 01 Dec 2021
Moore said China is the UK intelligence agency's "single greatest priority", and warned of Beijing making a miscalculation on the Taiwan question through overconfidence and an underestimation of Washington's resolve to support the secessionists on the island.
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Xiaomi to open car plant in Beijing with annual output of 300,000 vehicles

Korea Times 30 Nov 2021
... its auto unit's headquarters, sales and research offices in the Beijing Economic and Technological Development Zone, the government-backed economic development agency Beijing E-Town said on its official WeChat account.
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ByteDance Ramps Up Push Into Property With 20% Stake in Real Estate Broker

Caixin Online 30 Nov 2021
has acquired a 20% stake in Beijing Maitian Real Estate Brokerage Co ... The move comes after ByteDance successfully obtained a real estate broker’s license in late September by having a wholly owned subsidiary take a 100% stake in Beijing Fuwang Real Estate Agency Co.
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