More companies in the Chinese property sector are now caught up in debt. And the poster child for the sector’s woes, Evergrande Group, has missed its third round of bond payments in a matter of weeks.
More floods strike northern China. Heavy rain caused one river to overflow, drowning a dozen nearby towns.
As for farmers, many are hard at work trying to rescue their harvests and livestock from water damage. Armed with sub-par equipment, some have resorted to manual labor.
China limits video game access for children to three hours a week. But some may have already found ways to bypass the rule.
In Taiwan, more deaths have been reported in those who got vaccinated than from the pandemic itself.
01:07 Evergrande misses bond payments again
03:29 River overflows, drowns 12 Chinese villages
05:11 Chinese farmers cope with flooded crops
06:01 Chinese state media wants gaming loopholes closed
08:16 Taiwan resident: war can happen at anytime
10:42 More die after vax than from virus in Taiwan
11:15 Harvard moves Chinese study program to Taiwan
12:46 IMF backs its leader despite misconduct allegation
16:19 UK backs baltic countries against #ChinaThreat
17:55 India, U.S. navy chiefs meeting in N. Delhi
18:48 Expert: China reaching out to Taliban
21:32 U.S. navy engineer charged w/ selling secrets