China’s Zhengzhou, home to world’s largest iPhone factory, ends Covid lockdown

Hong Kong CNN Business  —  The central Chinese city of Zhengzhou, home to the world’s largest iPhone factory, has lifted a five-day Covid lockdown, in a move that analysts have…

China’s zero-Covid has shaken confidence in supply chains

While Chinese authorities could gradually unwind restrictions in March, zero-Covid policies are starting to hurt global confidence in the country’s industrial supply chains, said Li Daokui, Mansfield Freeman professor of…

European markets watch for changes in China’s Covid policy

Euro zone sentiment jumps by more than expected in November Economic sentiment in the euro zone rebounded by slightly more than expected in November, improving for the first time since…

China’s World Cup Viewers See Covid-Driven Censorship

HONG KONG—Some soccer fans have accused Chinese state television of manipulating its broadcasts of the World Cup to maintain the illusion that life in China under its strict zero-Covid rules…

FOREX-Dollar rises, yuan slumps as China’s COVID unrest spooks markets

By Rae Wee SINGAPORE, Nov 28 (Reuters) – The dollar climbed on Monday as protests in China against the government’s anti-COVID policies made investors turn away from riskier assets, and…

Crowds angered by COVID-19 lockdowns call for China’s Xi to step down

Shanghai — Protesters pushed to the brink by China’s strict COVID measures in Shanghai called for the removal of the country’s all-powerful leader and clashed with police Sunday as crowds…

China’s Urumqi to ease Covid lockdown amid public anger over deadly fire

CNN  —  Chinese authorities said Saturday they would ease a months-long Covid lockdown in the country’s far western region of Xinjiang “in stages”, following protests over a deadly fire at…

China’s tightening COVID-19 curbs fuel pushback

BEIJING, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Frustration simmered in China among residents and business groups navigating stricter COVID-19 control curbs as the country reported on Friday another historic high of daily…

Mainland China’s total daily Covid cases soar above Shanghai lockdown highs

Only a few vehicles, including one with two health workers, drive through Beijing’s central business district on Nov. 23, 2022, as the area has announced tighter Covid controls. Kevin Frayer…

China’s manufacturing hub Guangzhou partially locked down as Covid outbreak widens

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it…