China slams US executive order on TikTok

China on Monday slammed the recent US executive order requiring ByteDance to divest its interest in TikTok’s operations in the United States within 90 days, saying that the so-called “freedom” and “security” are merely excuses for the “digital gunboat policy” pursued by some US politicians.

China confirms its 1st Covid-19 vaccine patent

ANKARA – China, ground zero of the novel coronavirus outbreak, confirmed its first Covid-19 vaccine patent Sunday, according to state-affiliated media. “#China has approved its first #COVID19 #vaccine patent, which has been developed by PLA infectious disease expert Chen Wei’s team. Earlier, the phase 2 trial of the vaccine candidate found that the vaccine is safe … Read More

Brazil’s Covid-19 death toll tops 87K

SAO PAULO – Brazil’s Covid-19 death toll climbed to 87,004 on Sunday after 555 more patients died from the disease in the previous 24 hours.In the same period, tests detected 24,578 new cases of infection, bringing the total caseload since the start of the national outbreak to 2,419,091. According to the Health Ministry’s latest pandemic report, … Read More