Ancient recipes for bronze objects deciphered by researchers

Ancient recipes for bronze objects deciphered by researchers

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — An analysis of 2,300-year-old text and coins has helped researchers decipher ancient bronze recipes, including two linguistically elusive ingredients. The Kao Gong Ji, the oldest known technical encyclopedia, was written around 300 BC. … Read more

Langya virus found in China causing liver and kidney failure. Know the symptoms of this new virus

Langya virus found in China causing liver and kidney failure.  Know the symptoms of this new virus

Another zoonotic virus – the Langya virus – has caught the attention of experts because 35 people are infected with it in China. Authorities said the patients did not have close contact with each other or a common exposure history, suggesting human infections may be sporadic. Meanwhile, Taiwan’s Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is currently … Read more

Slowdown in US, Europe and China could hurt Asian exporters (HSBC)

Slowdown in US, Europe and China could hurt Asian exporters (HSBC)

Asian exporters will face significant challenges as demand from major markets like the United States, Europe and China slows in the coming months, according to HSBC’s chief Asia economist. European manufacturers are already shrinking quite significantly, especially in Germany, Frederic Neumann told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Asia” on Monday. “Recall that Europe is a major export … Read more

China Covid: Sanya confinement traps thousands of holidaymakers

China Covid: Sanya confinement traps thousands of holidaymakers

Editor’s note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s news bulletin Meanwhile in China, a tri-weekly update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and its impact on the world. Register here. hong kong CNN — Known for its sandy beaches, luxury resorts and duty-free shops, the city of Sanya on … Read more

China extends threatening military maneuvers around Taiwan

China extends threatening military maneuvers around Taiwan

BEIJING (AP) — China said Monday it was extending threatening military exercises around Taiwan that have disrupted sea and air traffic and raised significant concerns about the potential for conflict in a region crucial to global trade. Exercises would include anti-submarine drills, apparently targeting US support for Taiwan in the event of a potential Chinese … Read more

Stocks are generally lower after the US jobs report

Stocks are generally lower after the US jobs report

CNBC Pro Stock Picks and Investing Trends: The South Korean Kospi fell slightly and the Kosdaq lost 0.31%. Chipmaker SK Hynix fell 2.74% on Monday after the Korea Herald reported that a South Korean city, Yeoju, wanted more compensation in exchange for letting the company build pipes to transport huge quantities of water to its … Read more

Sanya Covid lockdown: Thousands of tourists stranded in ‘Hawaii in China’

Sanya Covid lockdown: Thousands of tourists stranded in ‘Hawaii in China’

CNN — Around 80,000 tourists are stranded in the popular resort town of Sanya on the tropical Chinese island of Hainan after authorities announced lockdown measures to stem a Covid-19 outbreak. Public transport was suspended and movement of people inside the city was restricted from Saturday morning, authorities said. Stranded tourists must stay for seven … Read more

Taiwan says multiple Chinese planes and ships spotted in possible mock attack

Taiwan says multiple Chinese planes and ships spotted in possible mock attack

hong kong CNN — Taiwan says it detected “several” Chinese warplanes and warships taking part in military exercises around the Taiwan Strait on Saturday, in what could be a possible mock attack on the island. The ministry said some of the planes and ships crossed the sensitive median line in the Taiwan Strait that separates … Read more

China halts military, climate talks with US after Pelosi visit to Taiwan

China halts military, climate talks with US after Pelosi visit to Taiwan

China has said it is canceling or suspending dialogue with the United States on issues ranging from climate change to military relations and anti-drug efforts in retaliation for a visit this week to Taiwan by the Speaker of the United States House. States, Nancy Pelosi. Beijing also imposed sanctions on him. The measures announced on … Read more

Blinken: Chinese military exercises are a “significant escalation”

Blinken: Chinese military exercises are a “significant escalation”

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Friday that Chinese military exercises targeting Taiwan, including missiles fired into Japan’s exclusive economic zone, represent a “significant escalation” and that it urged Beijing to back down. China has launched the exercises following a visit by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan … Read more