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Rise of Superpower and Decline of another Superpower-Part 1
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

F35 down - Japan lost $200m


Japan’s first delivery of the American F35 super stealth fighter aircraft just disappeared in the western Pacific Ocean. Because of its stealth capability, Japanese radars could not detect it and could not find it, not with its transmitter supposedly sending signals to be detected by search and rescue. Hope the F35s are not fitted with the same anti stalling software as the Boeing 737 Max.

The lost of one F35 is no sweat to the Japanese as they are ordering a total of 87 pieces. It would mean a 25% lost to Singapore if we ordered only 4 pieces to play with. This is kinda like a $200m a pop pill. This super aircraft, damn easy to fly as the Americans have boasted, would not be easily detected by enemy radars and be shot down. But the Americans did not guarantee that these aircraft would not go down by itself, without enemy fire, and disappeared completely because of their stealth capability. This Japanese case is a good example of how to lose these aircraft in peace time, with no enemies in sight, no wars.

The F35s are designed like the invisible man, cannot be seen, dead or alive. If it is dead and not moving, you would not know where it is even if it is standing in front of you. There is no point looking for it in the Pacific Ocean.

How could the Japanese fly such a simple aircraft to no where? Maybe the pilot flew it to China or captured by aliens like MH370.

Latest, ‘Japan ‘temporarily’ grounds entire fleet of F-35As after one crashed
Singapore had in January said that it expected to acquire a small number of F-35s after identifying the jet as the most suitable replacement for its ageing F-16 aircraft.’ From Today paper

PS. They found the debris of the crash. Pilot missing, also stealth pilot?
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The New China - The New Long March
After 150 years of falling victims to international gangsters and hyenas that tore the country apart and impoverised the govt and people, the Chinese people have clawed back, step by step, in a painful and long journey to recovery, to rebuild their country and the lives of their people. No longer is the stigma of shame associated with being Chinese, something to live with and with heads bend. The Chinese have not only stood up but found themselves, and the confidence to be among the best civilisations and states in the world. All the sanctions, blockades, isolations, banning, did not work. The Chinese people have acquired all the scientific, engineering and technological knowhows to be among the best in scientific and engineering discovery, innovation and creation.

China is undoubtedly the new superpower without having to claim to be. It is challenging the West in leading edge technology in every field and overtaking the West in many areas. No need any hype, and no amount of badmouthing and smearing and blocking would change anything. China is way ahead in the fourth industrial revolution involving artificial intelligence and communication system and technology. What Huawei and other top Chinese companies have achieved cannot be stopped by the Americans or the West.

China is on a roll, unstoppable. It would run over all the roadblocks the Americans and the West are trying to throw into its path. China is now an economic power house, a major commercial trade partner, a leading military super power, self sufficient in designing and manufacturing everything it needs in warfare. It is conquering space, for real, not Hollywood makeshift moon landings or used of CGIs.

What is more important to China is not just the rebuilding of the infrastructure of the world, the rebuilding of countries robbed, destroyed and neglected by western imperialism, colonialism and incessant warfare. China is also looking foremost at the quality of life of its people, all 1.4b of them. More than 800m Chinese have been moved up from poverty and the target is zero poverty by year 2049 with China becoming a prosperous nation for all its people.

Just 40 years ago, China was still soaking in a sea of bicycles and Mao green tunics. Poverty was everywhere with dilapidated buildings built over centuries and still standing and badly needing repairs. The poor Chinese have to live with whatever there was no matter how bad they were.

The China today is gleaming new futuristic cities with high rise buildings and superb roads and rail ways crisscrossing the country and the whole of Asia. China has rebuilt itself to become a modern nation state and with good quality homes for its people. The dull, inscrutable and hopeless faces of the Chinese sea of humanity have changed to a brightly dressed people with smiles and hopes of a brighter and better future for now and future generations to come.

Below are just a couple of pics from CNA that showed the new China and the new Chinese people, the new homes that are many times better that what they came to learn from us in the 1980s and how they have improved on them to make them better for their people. If I am not mistaken, these are the quality of their public housing.

China is a people on the march, a nation on a march. This is a New Long March of the Chinese people to the future, to live well and with confidence as descendants of the dragon, of a great Chinese Civilisation. No more slums for westerners to parade on print on their media.

They have excess new buildings, homes and cities that the East chose to highlight as ghost cities without bothering to tell the wealth and investments poured into such cities, the designs and planning that eventually would all be occupied by the farmers and peasants moving out from their villages into well planned and organised cities and homes with all the modern facilities and transportation network. The transformation of China has just begun.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Andrew Yang for President - Yang2020.com
Andrew Yang for President, not the Singapore President but the President of the USA, POTUS! Wow, is that true, fake news, or wild imagination?

Andrew Yang is the new American sensation for the yang, oops, young Americans. He is in the race out of nowhere, just like where Donald Trump hit the presidential trial, an outsider. No one serious enough would think Trump would be the POTUS then, and likewise no one would think Andrew Yang is gonna be the next POTUS. But don't be too sure.

Andrew Yang and his YangGang brand are starting to stir interest in who is this Andrew Yang. The Americans are waking up to the sound and images of an unlikely Asian candidate wanna be the President of America. Andrew Yang came from a Taiwanese immigrant family, his father an engineering professor who used to work for Ford Motors and GM and with a string of patents in his name. His brother is also a professor and his mother a medical doctor, I think. Andrew Yang was an attorney but gave up to become an entrepreneur.

His campaign cry is about Math, about numbers, using numbers to speak to his supporters. He is also the main candidate that is making full use of the internet and social media to run his campaign and is gaining ground day by day. The young Americans can identify with him. But his most powerful weapon is UBI. UBI is Universal Basic Income for every adult American 18 and above to protect them from the invasion of AI and automation that would make many Americans jobless. Many have already fell victims to unemployment cause by AI and automation and robotics.

Humanity First is his campaign logo. Here is a small 2 minute clips on who is this Andrew Yang.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRLRj6uEISU . Another clip about a rally in Boston, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kiX-cs31FSs, a very stimulating 29 minutes rally worth listening on a Sunday morning.

He is fighting his campaign with new media plus the old traditional way of making town hall speeches. We used to call them political rallies, but with so many American influence, town hall meeting is now the new catchphrase.
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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2019 8:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Boeing 737 Max could still be flying

The deadly Boeing 737 Max could still be flying if the users stupidly listened to the American FAA. After pushing out the unsafe anti stalling software system as safe, and not owning up that it was the cause of the Indonesian Lion Air crash, it was still adamant that the aircraft was safe after the second crash of the Ethiopian Airline. It took another aviation agency, China Aviation Authority, to declare the aircraft unsafe and grounded all Boeing 7373 Max in China that the rest of the world realised something was seriously wrong. Despite of this, American FAA still refused to ground the Boeing 737 Max and was very unhappy that China did so.

Today, after some preliminary investigation, Boeing's CEO has officially admitted that the two crashes ending with more than 300 passengers and crew dead were due to the flawed software. Airline operators and passengers should be grateful to China's CAA for upsetting the Americans by calling for the grounding of these aircraft. If not, how many more crashes could have happened, how many more people would die flying the 737 Max?

Some responsible Americans are calling for independent checks and certifications of airworthiness of commercial aircraft. It is unacceptable for the aircraft manufacturers to self check and certify their own aircraft. The American FAA is still in a state of denial, that there would need tens of thousands of men to do the checking and the cost would be prohibitive. So, back to square one with Boeing conducting their own checks and certifications?

Why don't the American FAA said it would take 1000 man years to do job if they are supposed to do it, then it would be more real and difficult to be landed with this responsibility and continue to do as per normal?

How reliable and trustworthy is the American FAA? Are they blinded by their American interest to allow this fiasco to continue because it involved American aircraft manufacturers? Is this another sign of the decline of the American Empire, the downing of Boeing? With so many aircraft grounded, so many orders cancelled, so many lawsuits and claims waiting in a long queue outside the American courts, does Boeing have enough money to pay or waiting to be saved by the American govt and taxpayers' money? Would Boeing be filing for bankruptcy?
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PostPosted: Tue May 14, 2019 8:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

American fake news – Trump flattering himself that he would win the trade war
Trump can do no wrong. In his trade negotiations with China, Trump has all the winning cards and he carries a big stick. China is sure to lose. So he thought. The Americans must be tough on China, so said all the American politicians. America must negotiate from a position of strength. China is suffering, the American economy is flourishing. China needs a deal, the Americans do not. China is paying for the additional tariffs and Trump is collecting billions from China so that he can spend it on his farmers and help other poor countries by selling them more arms.
These are the fake news the Americans want China, the rest of the world and the American people to believe. The Americans are winning in this trade war, China is losing, soon China will be begging on its knees, the Chinese economy will collapse. The Chinese have no cards to play, they cannot win. They are stupid, the Americans are so smart. The Americans are in control of everything and calling the shots.
The American economists are telling a different story. The Americans consumers are paying for all the hikes in tariffs. The importers are paying for the tariffs, not the Chinese sellers. And the cost of tariffs would be passed down to the ordinary American consumers. The Chinese could lower their price a little and even devalue the Yuan to counter the tariff hike. So who is the winner eventually?
Trump does not need a trade deal? What has Trump achieved so far? His Great Wall of America is failing, no trade deal with China, no denuclearization deal with North Korea, Europe is furious and turning towards China and Russia. Canada, after being made use of in the Huawei affair is angry with the Americans, the Arabs are angry with the American support for Israel and the seizure of Jerusalem. The 5 eyes partners and Europe are not listening and not following the American edict not to use Huawei. UK has just announced cooperation with Huawei in 5G technology. Americans would have to live with 4G or fake 5G technologies.
So, where is the achievement of Trump except fake rhetoric that he is winning and the whole world has to accept his bullying? What would happen to Trump’s presidential campaign if China and North Korea pull the rug beneath Trump’s feet and walk away from the negotiations? No deal! Trump won?
Chinese goods can be sold in all corners of the world. American goods can only be sold in richer countries that could afford to pay or be forced to pay for high priced American goods. Without the 1.4b Chinese buying American products, who is going to buy except being arm twisted by the Americans. The rest of the world cannot afford American goods. The Americans can only sell to themselves.
Trump is so clever, everything he is doing is right and the best, that he is winning in all fronts…except maybe impeachment. China just retaliated by raising tariffs on US$60b American goods. Let’s see how long can the Americans last paying more for everything they need without Chinese goods. The bully must be dealt with in the same way it tries to bully others and put in his rightful and proper place, to be ignored and forgotten.
The days when the Americans can go around bullying other countries are over!
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

5G - The end of American dominance in IT



30 May 2019, the Brits have announced the installation and use of 5G network in 6 major UK cities with Huawei technology. This is the biggest confirmation of the superiority of Huawei's 5G and the biggest support for the most advanced IT technology of today and tomorrow. The strategic minded Brits have seen what is the future installed for them and the world and are rushing forward to embrace this technology with first mover advantage. The Brits are celebrating this historic moment with big fanfare. The Americans are shock into disbelief.

Britain is the first country in the world to use Huawei's 5G network, ahead of China. Once the customers have used 5G, they would not want to go back to slow moving 4G any more. There is no going back to Stone Age of IT. British EE telecom company is switching 5G network in 6 cities and another 7 cities on the way by another telecom company, Vodafone. 16 British cities would be connected in this phase of implementation.

This big step forward would not go unnoticed and the floodgate would be forced wide open in Europe with Germany, France and Italy not going to be left behind. They would not only want to join in the 5G race but would want to be one up on Britain. No one would want to be left behind. The rest of the world would follow suit and the walls built by the Americans would crumple faster than the time it took to build.

The Americans cannot stop the advance of human kind and would be in a dilemma, to follow or to be left behind are two options that would slap them in the face.

We are watching the end of an era of American world dominance and the beginning of a new era with the Americans playing the role of a reluctant loser frantically throwing everything it could to block this development, to hold back its allies from joining the 5G race, but in vain. The power of 5G is too formidable and desirable to refuse. Resistance if futile.

Never have the Americans been caught in such a pathetic and embarrassing and losing position, choosing to be left behind in their arrogance and silly pride and belief that they are still in control of the world.

Bye bye America, lightning speed. 5G is not going to wait for anyone, not for the Americans. The blocking of Huawei's mobile phone is only a tiny sideshow. Huawei's strength is in 5G and mobile phone is a small part of its business. Huawei is the way.

PS, Google, Wifi, JEDEC etc are reinstating Huawei's membership or reconsidering their earlier decisions not to do business with Huawei. The unreasonable banning of Huawei by the US is intolerable and hurting the business of many American companies and companies around the world.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 03, 2019 8:09 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hong Kong’s days are numbered
The current insanity in Hong Kong’s youth taken to the street to challenge the authority has reached a point of no return. It is only days to a declaration of a state of emergency in Hong Kong and the island be locked down. Blood may spill on the streets if this is so desired by the Hongkongers. Hong Kong is dispensable and so are Hongkongers. They are just a tiny blip in the big scheme of things in China.
In 1983, Margaret Thatcher visited China to talk to Deng Xiaoping about the return of Hong Kong after the 150 year lease expired. Actually she was there to talk about not returning Hong Kong to China and wanted to continue to occupy and rule Hong Kong under the British Empire. She threatened Deng about disorder and demonstration on the streets of Hong Kong if China insisted on taking over Hong Kong. She even threatened to use force.
Deng Xiaoping told her national sovereignty was not negotiable and China would take the disorder in her stride. If Hong Kong would be ruined, so be it. Deng gave Thatcher an ultimatum, two years of talks and if both sides could not reach an agreement, China would take unilateral decision to take over Hong Kong. Deng also threatened to take Hong Kong before 1997, saying China could take Hong Kong the same day if China wanted to.
The Hongkongers today have forgotten this message of Deng Xiaoping, that Hong Kong is an integral part of China, not a British colony, and would not be separated. The current public demonstration and defiance of law and order would be put down, by force if necessary. This is rioting and lawlessness. The Hongkongers must not have the idea that China would allow them to run wild and destabilize the country.
Xi Jinping would have to decide to act very soon. The G20 is over, the nonsense must stop before it gets out of hand. If blood has to be shed, it would be done. Hong Kong could be shut down from the rest of the world for weeks, for months, and the rest of China would go on as normal. China can afford to let Hong Kong die and rebuild Hong Kong from the ashes, minus the pro British and anti China elements. They can be locked up for good or allowed to migrate to Britain or anywhere of their own choosing.
The unthinking youths of Hong Kong would have to pay the price for their follies.
Hong Kong’s days are numbered
The current insanity in Hong Kong’s youth taken to the street to challenge the authority has reached a point of no return. It is only days to a declaration of a state of emergency in Hong Kong and the island be locked down. Blood may spill on the streets if this is so desired by the Hongkongers. Hong Kong is dispensable and so are Hongkongers. They are just a tiny blip in the big scheme of things in China.
In 1983, Margaret Thatcher visited China to talk to Deng Xiaoping about the return of Hong Kong after the 150 year lease expired. Actually she was there to talk about not returning Hong Kong to China and wanted to continue to occupy and rule Hong Kong under the British Empire. She threatened Deng about disorder and demonstration on the streets of Hong Kong if China insisted on taking over Hong Kong. She even threatened to use force.
Deng Xiaoping told her national sovereignty was not negotiable and China would take the disorder in her stride. If Hong Kong would be ruined, so be it. Deng gave Thatcher an ultimatum, two years of talks and if both sides could not reach an agreement, China would take unilateral decision to take over Hong Kong. Deng also threatened to take Hong Kong before 1997, saying China could take Hong Kong the same day if China wanted to.
The Hongkongers today have forgotten this message of Deng Xiaoping, that Hong Kong is an integral part of China, not a British colony, and would not be separated. The current public demonstration and defiance of law and order would be put down, by force if necessary. This is rioting and lawlessness. The Hongkongers must not have the idea that China would allow them to run wild and destabilize the country.
Xi Jinping would have to decide to act very soon. The G20 is over, the nonsense must stop before it gets out of hand. If blood has to be shed, it would be done. Hong Kong could be shut down from the rest of the world for weeks, for months, and the rest of China would go on as normal. China can afford to let Hong Kong die and rebuild Hong Kong from the ashes, minus the pro British and anti China elements. They can be locked up for good or allowed to migrate to Britain or anywhere of their own choosing.
The unthinking youths of Hong Kong would have to pay the price for their follies.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

China should start calling the Americans liars and gangsters
China's Global Times, a widely read newspaper published by the ruling Communist Party's official People's Daily, said on Saturday the world had to "contain capricious U.S. actions," pointing to examples like Trump withdrawing from the Paris climate accord.

"The world needs to rein in the U.S., although it's difficult," the paper said in an editorial. "The problem is that many countries have misgivings in expressing their opposition to U.S. bullying tactics out of fear for U.S. power, or hope to profit from the U.S. stirring up the global order through opportunism."....

The United States says China has been stealing U.S. intellectual property for years, forces U.S. companies to share trade secrets as a condition for doing business in China, and subsidizes state-owned firms so they can dominate both domestic and international business.

China says the United States is making unreasonable demands and must also make concessions.
"We feel the U.S. side is exerting extreme pressure," a Chinese diplomat told Reuters on Friday on condition of anonymity. "It is raising many demands but doesn't want to make concessions."

Read more at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/business/trump--xi-set-for-high-stakes-trade-war-talks-in-japan-11672538

You don't read this kind of articles in the main media in the West or in crony countries of the West. You only read about the Empire accusing other countries of raising tensions, raising threats, threats to world peace and war. The truth is that the world's biggest bully is the greatest threat to world peace, the biggest bully that is threatening every country that would not do its bidding.

The Americans have been using its warships to go around the world to threaten every country, ally or foe, to impose sanctions on any country it likes to destroy their economy, to support and arm rebels and terrorists to start terrorist wars, to threaten regime change.

Why are the western media and American cronies not saying anything about the Americans as the main and major threat to the rest of the world but chose to be the mouthpiece to echo what the Americans accused and alleged against other innocent countries? The main media of American crony countries are accomplices to the crimes of the Evil Empire by being their choir boys and girls.

In a way they are helping the Americans to spread white lies, dangerous lies to support the Evil Empire and to badmouth other countries that are victims of the Evil Empire. They are in collusion, willing partners of crimes against humanity.

The other thing is that the American gangsters and liars are calling the Chinese thiefs even when in 5G the Chinese technology is light years ahead of the Americans and the Americans were trying to steal the Chinese technology. It is time that China starts to call the Americans liars, cheats, bullies, gangsters etc etc And Asian main media should start to publish more articles reflecting the evilness of the Americans instead.

PS. This is my Saturday post. Will be running at Home of Athletics, next to National Stadium, on Sat morning.
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

China should leave Hong Kong alone
Protesters want to "reclaim" a park in Tuen Mun where so-called "dancing aunties" have sung Mandarin pop songs through loud microphones and danced for generally older men who give them cash donations....
Saturday's rally had a much more local cause, but feeds into Hong Kongers' anxieties that the city's unique freedoms and culture are being eroded by a resurgent Beijing.

Read more at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/hong-kong-protest-dancing-aunties-extradition-bill-china-11697514

The recent massive rioting in Hong Kong has been seen by the West as the manifestation of the virtues of western form of freedom of expression aka lawlessness. This has encouraged more to the unthinking Hongkongers to think that it is their day, it is their courage to confront authorities and to to turn themselves in ugly and destructive mobs. Now they have attacked the China train station and in the above articles, against anything related to China.

While the West are eagerly waiting for China to bring in the PLA to quell the mob, China is patiently holding back from taking actions to stop the mob. Actually the best thing for China is to do nothing. The Hong Kong govt should go ahead and pass the Extradition Law, a criminal law that should be enacted to address crimes committed by Hongkongers. And the mob should be allowed to let lose their 'freedom of expression', their mob democracy, and run wild, and burn down Hong Kong.

The govt should deploy the police and PLA soldiers just to guard buildings and vital installations. The govt can also switch off electricity and turn off the tap. Let Hong Kong become an island of anarchy. Let the mob rule the streets of Hong Kong. Let all normal activities, commercial activities run to a halt. See how long can the mob run their madness and Hong Kong to the ground. Literally let Hong Kong burn and destroy itself. It may take a few months, maybe a year or two. China can play the patient game, and in the name of western democracy and human rights, do nothing, no need to use force to deal with the mob unless they attack govt and vital installations. Let the Hongkongers deal with themselves, deal with the mob.

And as Deng Xiaoping said, China can pick up the pieces after Hong Kong is ruined and rebuild Hong Kong again. Let the foreigners help the mob to destroy Hong Kong the way they like it, the way they plan for it and do it their 'democratic' way.

PS. China should expand its anti espionage forces to arrest all foreigners involved in anti China activities inside China and Hong Kong. In the interest of national security, these elements must be arrested and lock up using an equivalent of ISA, no need any explanation. Create an atmosphere of fear and terror for the foreign operators like those involved in the Hong Kong mob violence.

Oh, all the angmohs judges in the Hong Kong supreme court must be sent packing home. A sovereign country cannot have foreigners sitting as judges in its judicial system. This colonial vestige has to go immediately. Having them sitting in Hong Kong benches is another version of 'No dogs and Chinese allowed' in modern China. This is the time to get rid of such shameful colonial leftovers in China's Hong Kong.
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Boeing- Bringing down an American icon
The flutter of a butterfly in the Pacific Ocean can turn into a major storm. This is how serious a small matter that was treated lightly can turn into a major disaster. Boeing, an American icon, the biggest money earner and pride of the USA is now facing a bleak future, maybe bankruptcy. The amount of lawsuits it is facing could end up in billions of dollars of damages to be paid to victims of two major air crashes killing more than 200 passengers and air crews. There are also claims for compensation for loss of business due to grounding of Boeing 737 Max. This is not all.

There has been a series of order cancellation for Boeing aircraft going into hundreds of aircraft sales and billions of revenue going up in smokes. The reputation and reliability of Boeing aircraft would take a long time to recover when passengers just fear and avoid to fly Boeing. The biggest winners of this fiasco is Airbus and also China Aviation. Orders that were cancelled from Boeing found their way to France and China.

The future of Boeing is very bleak. Who would ever think of Boeing, the number one commercial aircraft manufacturing could hit the end of the road overnight? Boeing is like the unsinkable USA, the number one super power and richest country on earth, but going under. The sinking of Boeing could be an ominous sign that all is not well in the USA. It could a telling sign that the USA is going the same way as Boeing despite its unassailable position for so many decades as the biggest world economy.

How did Boeing meet its fate so suddenly? It is all because of a cheap software that crashed two Boeing Max 737 Max. And Boeing’s inability to undo this software fault and to change course quickly to start on a new footing resulted in the loss of confidence in all Boeing aircraft and going forward. This is another penny wise pound foolish decision taken by Boeing, to save a few dollars to hire cheap software engineers from dunno where to write cheap software for a very important flight safety function. The rest is history. Boeing will be history.

Will the USA be history soon?

And the moral of the story is…..
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2019 8:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

China learning how to hit US using the same American tactic
BEIJING: China on Friday (Jul 12) said it would impose sanctions on US companies involved in a potential arms sale worth US$2.2 billion to self-ruled Taiwan - a move that has infuriated Beijing.

"The US arms sale to Taiwan has severely violated the basic norms of international law and international relations," Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said in an online statement.





"In order to safeguard national interests, China will impose sanctions on US enterprises participating in this sale of weapons to Taiwan," he said.

Read more at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/china-to-impose-sanctions-on-us-firms-in-taiwan-arms-sale-11715956

In the case of American bullying and how to retaliate against such bullying, it is better late than never. The Americans have been using unilateral American domestic laws to apply to countries and citizens of other countries for violating American laws. They are applying their laws across national boundaries, a good example is the arrest of Huawei's Meng Wanzhou and several other citizens including Europeans, for violating American sanctions.

It is time that China applies the same modus operandi on the Americans by arresting Americans for violating Chinese laws. China must introduce more of such laws particularly related to Taiwan like selling arms to Taiwan or to China's enemy, unfortunately the latter there is really none for the moment. Maybe one day China could declare a few enemy countries like Japan, Vietnam or some European countries that are hostile to China and any country trading against such countries would be violating Chinese laws or Chinese sanctions. Not only would China not trade with such countries, companies or individuals, but also arrest their citizens, executives and individuals in areas under Chinese jurisdiction. China should sign more extradition treaties with other countries to extend its reach to arrest those that violate Chinese laws and sanctions like what the Americans are doing.

The sanctions should also be slapped on Americans spreading fake news against China or threatening China like Pompeo, Bolton, Pence, Bannon, Harry Harris, Wolfowitz, etc etc so that they could be arrested when visiting Greater China.

China has now reach a state of military parity with the Americans and can take on the Americans when confronted by American military forces. The American power projection tools are the aircraft carriers, warships and military bases overseas. These are now within the reach of Chinese weapons. The American aircraft carriers in the western Pacific are sitting ducks to China's DF 21 and DF 26 anti ship missiles. The range of DF 26 also extends to the Indian Ocean of those warships and aircraft carriers threatening Iran and Chinese ships in the region could be hit should the Americans turn aggressive.

The Americans are not the only one that can play the game. China too can reply. No longer would China sit idly by if their embassies are attacked by the Americans like the one in Belgrade. It would be a tooth for a tooth.

That is the way to go, China.
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American songs of delusion
The trade war between China and the US is one sided. The Americans are calling all the shots and winning. The Americans are telling the world and themselves that China’s economy is suffering but the American economy is doing just as well, very well in fact, not affected by the trade war at all. If you believe in the American rhetoric, Chinese economy is going to crumble and China would go down on its knees to beg for mercy.
Is this the truth? Look at the numbers. Yes the Americans are putting more tariffs on Chinese exports to the US. So China must be selling less to the Americans and worse, China is paying for the tariff hike imposed by Trump. However, the statistics said otherwise. China US trade balance in favour of China has increased in the last 6 months, ie China is selling a lot more to the US or at least in value terms. Should this be negative or positive to the Chinese economy?
Next, American companies are not allowed to sell the Huawei, their biggest customers and losing billions in revenue. Is this positive or negative to China’s economy or to the American economy? Not selling to Huawei means no revenue for the Americans.
And China has stopped buying the soya beans, meat, poultry, sea food, wines and many other things from their American suppliers. So, is this good or bad for the American economy? Produces not selling, rotting away in the warehouses.
Just on these 3 points alone, whose economy is suffering more? Whose economy is more affected by the trade war? Yes, the Chinese economy has shrunk by 0.3%, from 6.5% to 6.2%. The American economy not affected at all, but getting better!
Really? What happened to the farmers, the food producers, the electronic component manufacturers? What happened to the billions of revenue that are not coming in? Why are the farmers and electronic/computer companies petitioning the US govt to lift the ban, lift the tariff, if the American economy is doing so well?
Don’t trust the Chinese trade figures, trust the American trade figures and rhetoric. The Americans are winning the trade war!
What you should trust is what is real. What is real is that if the American economy is so good, why are they going to cut interest rate towards zero? Does this ring a bell that something bad is happening to the American economy? When the American economy is doing so well, should not they be raising interest rate? What kind of economy would live precariously on the edge of zero interest rate? Healthy or sick economy in the intensive care unit?
What do you think?
American songs of delusion
The trade war between China and the US is one sided. The Americans are calling all the shots and winning. The Americans are telling the world and themselves that China’s economy is suffering but the American economy is doing just as well, very well in fact, not affected by the trade war at all. If you believe in the American rhetoric, Chinese economy is going to crumble and China would go down on its knees to beg for mercy.
Is this the truth? Look at the numbers. Yes the Americans are putting more tariffs on Chinese exports to the US. So China must be selling less to the Americans and worse, China is paying for the tariff hike imposed by Trump. However, the statistics said otherwise. China US trade balance in favour of China has increased in the last 6 months, ie China is selling a lot more to the US or at least in value terms. Should this be negative or positive to the Chinese economy?
Next, American companies are not allowed to sell the Huawei, their biggest customers and losing billions in revenue. Is this positive or negative to China’s economy or to the American economy? Not selling to Huawei means no revenue for the Americans.
And China has stopped buying the soya beans, meat, poultry, sea food, wines and many other things from their American suppliers. So, is this good or bad for the American economy? Produces not selling, rotting away in the warehouses.
Just on these 3 points alone, whose economy is suffering more? Whose economy is more affected by the trade war? Yes, the Chinese economy has shrunk by 0.3%, from 6.5% to 6.2%. The American economy not affected at all, but getting better!
Really? What happened to the farmers, the food producers, the electronic component manufacturers? What happened to the billions of revenue that are not coming in? Why are the farmers and electronic/computer companies petitioning the US govt to lift the ban, lift the tariff, if the American economy is doing so well?
Don’t trust the Chinese trade figures, trust the American trade figures and rhetoric. The Americans are winning the trade war!
What you should trust is what is real. What is real is that if the American economy is so good, why are they going to cut interest rate towards zero? Does this ring a bell that something bad is happening to the American economy? When the American economy is doing so well, should not they be raising interest rate? What kind of economy would live precariously on the edge of zero interest rate? Healthy or sick economy in the intensive care unit?
What do you think?
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