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"Across #China, the police are buying technology that harnesses vast #surveillance data to predict #crime and #protest before they happen."… #Panopticon #Bentham #startups
1/ "The latest generation of technology digs through the vast amounts of data collected on their daily activities to find patterns and aberrations, promising to predict crimes or protests before they happen."
2/ "It takes extensive evasive maneuvers to avoid the digital tripwires."
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Exclusive! Explosive! Please do read & share!
I've done the whole thing! Full transcript of the entire 56 min of top-secret recording of the #War Mobilization Meeting of #CCP's #PLA's Southern War Zone & #Guangdong Province. #Taiwan #Japan #US in danger…
After listening to this recording many times, I am more convinced that it is true. I've checked all the names of the people, factories, labs, etc, mentioned in the meeting. They do exist and match the public information. I knew none of these people or entities before.
Therefore, this file is unlikely just something made up by a nobody. At least the people talking in the meeting know all those things and names that I don't know.
Plus, I don't see any point in faking such a file. For fun? For damaging my credit? It was not provided to me.
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Leaked Secret Audio: #WarMobilization Meeting of #Guangdong Province of China: Normal to #War State Transition
Audio released by @lude_media. I did the translation. See comments for more.
Is Guangdong in a war state now? I cannot independently verify or falsify this audio file. But this is a truthful translation of the Chinese. Given the #CCP's other moves in recent years, including the insane #ZeroCovid policy, tightened border control, cancellation of...
5 major international sports events, "internal circulation" economic policy, the establishment of a unified national purchase and sale market, etc, I believe this file should be shared. If this is true, the CCP is seriously preparing for war.
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CITIC Securities expects PBOC will have a Required Reserve Ratio cut on Friday or Saturday, also, a rate cut in the near future can not be ruled out.
The policy order will be RRR-cut -> deposit rate adjustment -> rate cut.
#China #RRR #econtwtter 1/n
Easing credit and lowering financing costs are remained key targets for proactive monetary policies this year amid the higher global and domestic uncertainties.
#China #EconTwitter 2/n
The recent Covid-19 shock will cast greater impacts on eastern coastal areas. Considering the virus-hit major provinces and cities contributing 40% of the total GDP, the lockdowns could have dragged the GDP growth by 1 percent point. #China #EconTwitter 3/n
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1. A recap on #China electricity shortage, National Development and Reform Commission (#NDRC) that’s at the center of news, and what’s next.
2. Like any sudden shortage, it’s demand, supply, low slack and sudden shock. Due to low price of Coal in 2020 right after Covid, and government's push to reduce overcapacity and carbon emissions, coal inventory was low. China electricity is 70%+ coal power.
3. This September 3rd Moody’s report on coal sector was a 2 weeks early to be noticed. They mention 10 largest producers – all SOEs – accounted for nearly 53% of China's coal production in 2020, while three regions represented 70% of total production…
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1/9 A thread of one potential negative wind for #China #growth next few months: manufacturing firms forced to halt production under energy/environmental constraints 能耗双控. Firms in #Jiangsu asked to stop production. Malls asked to delay opening for 1/2 hour to conserve energy.
2/9 Background: 2060 carbon neutrality goal, National Development and Reform Comm.(#NDRC) sets a staged road map2025/30/35. Each province, two annual hard targets need to meet: total energy usage growth and GDP per unit energy used. (in Chinese)…
3/9 AUG 7th, #NDRC graded each province in YTD red/yellow/green. Economically important provinces like #Guangdong, #Jiangsu #Fujian red for both targets. #ZheJiang yellow for both.…
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I've mentioned several times since #DeltaVariant appeared: it seems to burn bright but short, meaning cases suddenly explode near-vertically, but also, without too much effort, collapse as forcefully. Two months up, two down.
Because it binds & replicates faster, #Delta creates a higher viral load which triggers symptoms in a host much faster. I tried to explain that, although scary, it's actually good news for our pandemic fight, if #SARS2 finally reveals itself sooner.
Studies show the average incubation period for #Delta, the time from exposure -> symptoms 1st apparent, decreased 5.2 -> 4.4 days. Depending on the disease, the person may be contagious during the incubation & for #COVID, that period can be unusually long.…
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New @ForeignPolicy article + slide deck:

7 #China #MaritimeMilitia ships ID'ed @ #WhitsunReef/ #UnionBanks in #SouthChinaSea!

Great to publish w/ @NavalWarCollege @ChinaMaritime colleague @rdmartinson88. And always a pleasure to work w/ @BeijingPalmer!…

***At the very least, 7 People's #ArmedForces #MaritimeMilitia (#PAFMM) vessels have been operating at the #Spratly Islands’ #UnionBanks, including #WhitsunReef—both during the past month & multiple times over the past year.…

Thanks to research w/ @rdmartinson88, building on @GregPoling's

Spotlight's now on #Taishan #PAFMM vessels #Yuetaiyu 18000, 18111, 18222, 18333, 18555, 18666, 18777, 18888 & 18999—“The Fancheng Nine”—from a #FarSeas Militia #Squadron (#远海民兵大队) that doesn’t actually fish...
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Ambassador Huang, allow me to recommend:

The #China #MaritimeMilitia #Bookshelf--…

Includes multiple official items from your own government on your nation's #ThirdSeaForce.

China is often more transparent in #Chinese :)

Truth best limits "speculation"
And here's #China's own official state media documenting progress of its #MaritimeMilitia... in plain #English!…

News Channels/China Military News
Maritime militia increases drills, expands in scope
Source: China Daily Editor: Yao Jianing
2016-02-02 17:16
But don't take my word for it, read #ChinaDaily:
"As the People's Liberation Army upgrades its navy, commissioning dozens of new ships under a watchful global eye,a less noticed force,China's maritime militia, is also improving its operational capability."…
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Meanwhile in #France,
"the peak of this second wave is over"

(according to the President in his Adress to the Nation):
Wait... "the peak is over" doesn´t mean "it´s back to normal"!

Confinement will only fall on December 15,
if there´s less than 5.000 new cases a day.
(today it´s ~9.000).

France is disappointed.🙁

Although they certainly can make it happen.
Meanwhile in #Switzerland:
(excess mortality of the second wave is significant)

Good news: fastest decrease in infections happens in the worst hit areas now.
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#China #Shenzen #Guangdong #Flood

Firefighters rescued dozens of passengers trapped on a bus roof after a flood left roads submerged in southern China.
In the video, filmed in the city of Shenzhen in Guangdong Province on September 13, more than 20 passengers are seen standing on the top of a bus which was submerged in deep floodwater.
In another clip, zip lines were set up and a fireman was seen walking in the floodwater to bring a woman to safety. All passengers were rescued and no one was injured.
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As #COVID19 cases are found to spread, #Melbourne (city of ~5 million) tries to contain them by going into #Lockdown.
(The interview features the idea of a dedicated #Quarantine building - that would actually help, I guess)...
"People acting as if the pandemic was over was 'not the answer, it is part of the problem' ".

"The virus had leaked from postcodes already under the stay-at-home orders to other parts of #Melbourne."
(and beyond, it is feared).
Due to #Melbourne's outbreak, neighbouring South Australia is about to completely close it's borders to #Victoria.

(Nearly) no exceptions. And those essential few who are allowed in, will have to wear facemasks the entire time...
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Une petite histoire de Daya Bay, la centrale #nucléaire française des chinois construite au tournant des années 80-90.
La province chinoise du #Guangdong, frontalière de Hong-Kong, est l'un des principaux moteurs du développement économique de la Chine au début des années 1980.
Eloignée des mines de charbon et des ressources hydroélectriques, le gouvernement chinois décide d’y implanter une centrale nucléaire.
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"The live SARS-like coronavirus SL-CoV-WIV1 has been isolated for the first time from bat droppings; and such virus has been confirmed to invade the host cells through the ACE2 of human beings..." ImageImageImage
Bat Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome-Like Coronavirus WIV1
Encodes an Extra Accessory Protein, ORFX, Involved in Modulation of the Host Immune Response. (2016) #ZhengLiShi #PeterDaszak #EcoHealth
Funding: #NIAID 110964 ImageImageImageImage
In this study, we have developed a fast and cost-effective method
for reverse genetics of coronaviruses by combining two approaches developed by others..As the genomes can be divided into multiple short fragments, mutations can be introduced into individual
fragments easily. ImageImageImageImage
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ICYMI back on Feb. 7, 2020, I published: "A Harvester of Sorrow – First Wave of the SARS 2.0 Novel Coronavirus" / #COVID19 #1918Pandemic #Pandemic #Coronavirus #SARS… Image
San Francisco had the 1918 flu under control. And then it lifted the restrictions #COVID19 #1918Pandemic #Pandemic #Coronavirus #SARS…
#COVID19 #1918Pandemic #Pandemic #Coronavirus #2ndWave no kidding, use summer as a time to prep just in case, no matter what anyone says, bc a virus is much smarter than any of you...
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Another Big Wave in #Guangzhou
At "Villages in Town" area, Tianhe District, in Guangzhou City, #Guangdong Province. It seems the situation is very serious there, with hundreds of people in PPE arriving.
Subscribe for updates:
#CCPVirus #COVID2019
The video was uploaded on Apr. 22. These two photos were uploaded on Apr 19. It was said that 60 K people were screened and 7 tested positive. 视频上传于4月22号,当地居民称,对居民进行了全面排查,查了6万人,找出来了7个感染的。
这两张图片上传于4月19号。 ImageImage
The video was uploaded on Apr. 22. These two photos were uploaded on Apr 19. It was said that 60 K people were screened and 7 tested positive. 视频上传于4月22号,当地居民称,对居民进行了全面排查,查了6万人,找出来了7个感染的。
这两张图片上传于4月19号。 ImageImage
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Exclusive: #Africans Not Allowed into #McDonalds in #Guangzhou, #China
A friend's African friend living in Guangzhou, #Guangdong Province not allowed to visit McDonald's during #CoronavirusPandemic. People are encouraged to notify the police "for medical isolation" if they...
...see any Africans. According to an official notice issued on Apr. 11 by Guangzhou Nolan Fine Chemical Co., over 1000 Africans in Guangzhou tested positive with #CCPVirus #COVID2019 at Kuangquan Street, Yuexiu District in Sanyuanli, #Guangzhou, #China. Anyone who spots...
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1. A forehead thermometer producer in #CCP ruled #China is talking about doing damage to the US hit hard by #CCPVirus in a very CCP way:
Zhang Xuandong, owner of Haofeng Electronic Technology Co. in Dongguan, #Guangdong Province in #China, says in a chat group of...
2... forehead thermometer producers which has 178 members, "Produce some fake products and sell them to the US. They (thermometers) should read 36.5 ºC when the actual temperature is 39 ºC. In this way, more and more American people will be infected. Let's see if...
3...they still have people left to go to other countries to harm others!"
After one member sends three laughing emojis, Zhang continues to say, "Isn't that a great idea? Without using one single solider, we make money, as well as make peace for the world."
Another member says...
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The number of new #China #coronavirus infections from overseas arrivals seems to be increasing every day a/c to official figures (usual caveats). So 46 new cases today include 45 from passengers arriving + 1 person in #Guangdong who caught it from a person arriving.
Overseas arrival #coronavirus cases just in #Beijing, for example, Caixin has counted 89, including from the #UK 28; from #Spain 23; from #Italy 18.
Overall picture a/c to official figures: 6,840 current #coronavirus infections in #China, 2,136 of those in a serious condition. This includes 5,013 patients still in hospital in #Hubei Province. Dead 3,255. Recovered 71,291.
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Il y a eu des modifications (à la baisse) dans les chiffres, je vais republier une mise à jour...
#Chine Mise à jour #Coronavirus #COVID19 :
- 64 273 cas confirmés au monde (63 749 Chine + 524 l'étranger dont #Taiwan)
- 1 489 morts
- 10 608 sérieux/critiques
- 6 884 guéris
- 13 435 suspects
- 26 pays touchés
- 2,32 % décès
#Wuhan #2019_nCov #Pneumonia #WuhanOutbreak #China
Afin d'éviter toute confusion, j'ai supprimé un précédent tweet de statistiques qui prenait en compte des données qui ont été révisées à la baisse en raison de l'ajustement des méthodes de comptage des cas confirmés de #Coronavirus #COVID19
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Scattered picture emerging out of #China manufacturing sector on when factories reopen. Key points: don’t expect them to open on Feb 10 - initial date set by authorities. Expect inconsistency, overzealous local officials, & mask shortage to drag out restart in #globalsupplychain.
In #Guangdong Province, there is no official notice on when factories should reopen. However, many localities urging companies to stay shut until Mar 1. For eg., Lecong county in city of #Foshan encourages all companies not to resume work until Mar 1.
Police of Huangpu district in city of #Zhongshan posted on their social media WeChat account companies shouldn’t resume work before Mar 1 without permission.
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✔️ 2 casi accertati
✔️ OMS: emergenza globale
✔️ Esperti: no allarmismi
✔️ Ministro Salute: «situazione totalmente sotto controllo»…

In #Cina realizzato il kit per la diagnosi rapida 👍👍👏👏

@guardian denuncia casi di #SINOFOBIA in Italia:

✔Sputi a #Venezia contro 2 cinesi
✔Insulti a #Torino contro 3 cinesi
✔Ingresso a #Pompei vietato a 1 cinese
✔Insulti contro giovane calciatore cinese vicino #Milano.…
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22 systems, since 2011, and still almost unknown. Think it's going to take me one year to complete this thread 🥱 Image
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