China bans abnormal facial hair, veils in a bid to curb extremism

Chinese authorities have imposed a ban on ‘abnormal’ facial hair and veils in public places in the country’s predominantly Muslim Xinjiang province in an effort to curb extremism and radicalization in the volatile area bordering Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Afghanistan. The initiative has been prompted in part by the deaths of hundreds of people over the… Read More China bans abnormal facial hair, veils in a bid to curb extremism

China offer $15million as agricultural assistance to Nigeria

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday in Beijing offered 15 million dollars agricultural assistance to Nigeria for the establishment of 50 Demonstration Farms across the country. This is contained in a statement issued by Mallam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari and made available to newsmen on Tuesday… Read More China offer $15million as agricultural assistance to Nigeria

Italian luxury car manufacturer, Maserati recalls about 21,000 cars in China over design defects

Italian luxury car manufacturer, Maserati is recalling nearly 21,000 cars in China over a design defect that could increase the risk of a collision. The affected vehicles include the Quattroporte and Ghibli models made between March 2013 and December 2015, state-owned media said. China’s quality watchdog claims a design problem with the floor mat and… Read More Italian luxury car manufacturer, Maserati recalls about 21,000 cars in China over design defects

China accuses Philippine fishermen of hurling fire bombs at their vessels on the South China Sea

China’s Foreign Ministry, on Tuesday, accused Philippine fishermen of throwing fire bombs at Chinese law enforcement vessels in the South China Sea. The accusation came after Philippine media said fishermen had been struck by bottles hurled from Chinese coast guard ships. China and the Philippines have long exchanged accusations about each other’s behavior in the… Read More China accuses Philippine fishermen of hurling fire bombs at their vessels on the South China Sea