China defence minister to visit India on Tuesday


नई दिल्ली : चीन के रक्षा मंत्री और स्टेट काउंसिलर वेई फेंग भारत के चार दिवसीय दौरे पर मंगलवार को पहुंच रहे हैं और उम्मीद है कि इस दौरान दोनों पक्षों द्वारा दोनों देशों की सेनाओं के बीच विश्वास बहाली के उपाय तलाशे जाएंगे. वेई के दौरे का मुख्य उद्देश्य अप्रैल में प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी और चीन के राष्ट्रपति शी चिनफिंग के बीच वुहान में हुए अनौपचारिक शिखर सम्मेलन में किए गए निर्णयों को लागू करने के लिए भारतीय रक्षा प्रतिष्ठान के साथ विचार-विमर्श करना है.

शिखर सम्मेलन में मोदी और शी ने संबंधों में नया अध्याय शुरू करने की प्रतिबद्धता जताई और अपनी सेनाओं को निर्देश दिए कि सीमा पर समन्वय बढ़ाएं. डोकलाम में दोनों देशों की सेनाओं के बीच लंबे समय तक चले गतिरोध के बाद दोनों देशों के प्रमुखों के बीच मुलाकात में यह निर्णय किया गया था.

सूत्रों ने कहा कि वुहान शिखर सम्मेलन के दौरान किए गए निर्णयों को लागू करने पर दोनों पक्ष चर्चा करेंगे जिसका उद्देश्य परस्पर विश्वास को बढ़ाना और डोकलाम जैसी स्थिति से बचना था.

चीन के स्टेट काउंसिल में मुख्य सदस्य वेई प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी से मुलाकात करेंगे और बुधवार को भारत की रक्षा मंत्री निर्मला सीतारमण के साथ मुलाकात करेंगे. चीन के रक्षा मंत्री दौरे में भारतीय सेना के एक प्रतिष्ठान में भी जा सकते हैं.

प्रतिनिधिमंडल स्तर की वार्ता में दोनों पक्ष डोकलाम पठार की स्थिति पर विचार-विमर्श कर सकते हैं और भारतीय पक्ष उत्तर डोकलाम में काफी संख्या में चीनी सैनिकों की उपस्थिति का मुद्दा उठा सकता है. सैन्य प्रतिष्ठान के एक सूत्र ने बताया कि बातचीत में कई मुद्दों और विकल्पों पर विचार-विमर्श किया जाएगा जो वुहान शिखर सम्मेलन में दोनों देशों के नेतृत्व के बीच बनी सहमति के मुताबिक होगा. 

दोनों पक्ष उस व्यवस्था पर विचार-विमर्श कर सकते हैं जिसके तहत दोनों देशों की सेनाएं करीब 4000 किलोमीटर लंबी सीमा के पास विवादित क्षेत्रों में गश्त करने से पहले एक-दूसरे को सूचित करेंगी. दोनों देशों की सेनाओं के बीच हॉटलाइन बनाने में मतभेदों को सुलझाने का भी प्रयास किया जाएगा.

वुहान शिखर सम्मेलन के बाद दोनों पक्ष ने हॉटलाइन गठित करने के बहुप्रतीक्षित प्रस्ताव पर सहमत हुए थे ताकि विवादित सीमा के पास झगड़ों से बचा जा सके. लेकिन प्रोटोकॉल और हॉटलाइन के तकनीकी पहलुओं से जुड़े मुद्दों पर विवाद उभरने के बाद इसमें गतिरोध आ गया.

वर्तमान में भारत और पाकिस्तान के डीजीएमओ के बीच हॉटलाइन है. भारत और चीन के बीच हॉटलाइन का विचार दोनों देशों ने 2013 में रखा था.

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1,400 Google Employees Sign Letter Protesting Censored China Search Engine: NYT


Hundreds of Google employees have signed a protest letter over the company’s reported work on a censor-friendly search engine to get back into China, The New York Times has said.

The employees are demanding more transparency so they can understand the moral implications of their work, said the Times, which obtained a copy of the letter.

It has been signed by 1,400 employees and is circulating on the company’s internal communications system, the newspaper said, quoting three people who are familiar with the document.

The letter argues that the search engine project and Google’s apparent willingness to accept China’s censorship requirements “raise urgent moral and ethical issues.” “Currently we do not have the information required to make ethically-informed decisions about our work, our projects, and our employment,” they say in the letter, according to the Times.

Employee anger flared with a report this month in The Intercept that Google is secretly building a search engine that will filter content banned in China and thus meet Beijing’s tough censorship rules.

Google withdrew its search engine from China eight years ago due to censorship and hacking.

The new project is said to be codenamed “Dragonfly.” The tech giant had already come under fire this year from thousands of employees who signed a petition against a $10-million contract with the US military, which was not renewed.

With the secret project, Google employees are reportedly worried that they might unknowingly be working on technology that could help China hide information from its people.

“We urgently need more transparency, a seat at the table, and a commitment to clear and open processes: Google employees need to know what we’re building,” the protest letter says, according to the Times.

At a townhall gathering of employees yesterday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the firm was committed to transparency, and that while it was “exploring many options”, it was “not close to launching a search product in China,” the Financial Times reported, citing a person present at the meeting.

Pichai said Google’s stated mission is “to organise the world’s information,” Bloomberg News reported, quoting a transcript of the employee meeting.”China is one-fifth of the world’s population. I think if we were to do our mission well, I think we have to think seriously about how we do more in China,” he added, according to Bloomberg.

“I genuinely do believe we have a positive impact when we engage around the world and I don’t see any reason why that would be different in China.” Pichai said.”We’ll definitely be transparent as we get closer to actually having a plan of record here. We definitely do plan to engage more and talk more.”
 



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Pure Guesswork Says China After US Reports That It Was Training For Strikes


This year, China landed bombers on islands in the South China Sea as part of a training exercise.

Beijing: 

China’s Defence Ministry has lodged a complaint with the United States about a Pentagon report that said China’s military was likely training for strikes against the United States and its allies, saying it was “pure guesswork”.

The assessment, at a time of heightened US-China tensions over trade, was contained in an annual report that highlighted China’s efforts to increase its global influence, with defence spending that the Pentagon estimated exceeded $190 billion in 2017.

China’s Defence Ministry said in a statement late on Friday that the Pentagon report misrepresented China’s strategic intentions and exaggerated the “so-called China military threat.”

“China’s military expresses resolute opposition to this and has lodged stern representations with the US side,” it said.

China is on the path of peaceful development and pursues a defensive national strategy, and has always been a contributor to world peace and protector of the global order, the ministry said.

“The Chinese military’s strengthening of modernisation is to protect the country’s sovereignty, security and development interests, as well as global peace, stability and prosperity,” it said.

“The Chinese military’s reform, weapons development and defensive capabilities in the internet space are just and reasonable. The criticism in the US report is pure guesswork.”

The Pentagon report said that while the People’s Liberation Army had continued to extend operations, it was not clear what message Beijing was looking to send by carrying out bomber flights “beyond a demonstration of improved capabilities.”

This year, China’s air force landed bombers on islands and reefs in the South China Sea as part of a training exercise in the disputed region.

In January the Pentagon put countering Beijing, along with Russia, at the centre of a new national defence strategy.

China’s Defence Ministry said the “peaceful construction work” in the South China Sea was its right as a sovereign country, and it criticised the United States for its freedom of navigation operations there.

It said the report by the United States harms mutual trust between the two countries, the ministry said.

“We demand the US side abandons Cold War thinking, objectively and rationally views China’s defence and military construction, stops issuing the relevant reports, and takes actual steps to promote and protect the stable development of military-to-military relations,” it said.

While Washington and Beijing maintain a military-to-military relationship aimed at containing tensions, this has been tested in recent months, notably in May when the Pentagon withdrew an invitation to China to join a multinational naval exercise.

In June, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis became the first Pentagon chief to visit China since 2014.
 

© Thomson Reuters 2018

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Google Tops Worldwide Smart Speaker Shipments in Q2 2018, China Becomes Fastest Growing Market


Smart speakers have seen a surge in popularity in the global market thanks to a variety of offerings from major tech giant such as Apple, Google, Samsung, and Amazon. A new report now suggests that the international smart speaker market grew a humongous 187 percent in the second quarter of 2018, with total shipments touching 16.8 million units in the same quarter. Amazon and Google topped the list with ultra-affordable offerings like the Amazon Echo Dot and Google Home Mini that are both priced below the $50 (approximately Rs. 3,500) price barrier.

As per the report released by research firm Canalys on Thursday, Google took the first spot with its Google Home variants shipping 5.4 million units, an astonishing 449 percent growth from Q2 2017. In the same quarter, Amazon shipped 4.1 million Echo devices, both companies benefiting from international market expansion into European and Asian markets. Despite international expansion, the US market accounted for 68 percent of Amazon Echo shipments and 58 percent for Google’s Home range.

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Third and fourth position in the list went to Alibaba and Xiaomi, respectively, contributing to China’s prowess as the fastest growing market for smart speakers in Q2 2018. Alibaba commands a 50 percent market share in the country having sold 3 million units of its Tmall Genie speakers in the second quarter this year. Xiaomi recorded 2 million shipments for its Xiao AI-powered speakers.

“Alibaba and Xiaomi have both relied on aggressive price cuts to create demand. Both companies have the financial backing to spend on marketing and hardware subsidies in a bid to quickly build their user bases,” said Hattie He, Canalys Research Analyst. “Although the real level of user demand for speaker products is currently unproven, China is on its way to overtake the US in the near term. The challenge remains for local vendors to increase user stickiness and generate revenue from the growing installed base of smart speaker users.”

Other smart speaker manufacturers accounted for the remaining 13.2 percent share in the smart speaker market in Q2 2018. With an expanding market for smart speakers, the smart home gadget is trickling into certain verticals including hotels, retail, hospitals, and other business establishments.



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Will Extend Fresh Invitation To Mamata Banerjee, Says China


The dates are being worked out for Mamata Banerjee’s China visit, an official said. (File)

Kolkata: 

A senior Chinese official in Kolkata said today his country will again extend invitation to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to visit China and the dates for the proposed visit were being worked out.

Ms Banerjee was scheduled to visit China in June but she cancelled the trip abruptly hours before starting her trip on June 22.

She attributed the cancellation of the visit to “non-confirmation of political meetings at the appropriate level”. She was to address a meeting of CEOs of Chinese firms in Shanghai in a bid to invite them to invest in West Bengal.

Ma Zhanwu, consulate general of China in Kolkata, said Banerjee’s visit did not take place owing to “some technical reasons”.

“But we are hoping that the future visit will happen. The dates are being worked out,” Mr Zhanwu told reporters in Kolkata.

He said the two countries need greater cultural and educational exchanges to promote better understanding and the Chinese consulate is supporting Durga Puja festival at Salt Lake in Kolkata, where artistes from China would participate.

“West Bengal is not much-known to Chinese people, unlike other western parts of India. Kolkata was very-well known to Chinese people earlier. But that is not the case now. There is a problem of misperception,” he said.





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China Says United States Politicising Confucius Institute Shows Lack Of Self-Confidence


US-China relations have suffered, with the two countries locked in an increasingly bitter trade dispute

Beijing: 

China said on Friday the politicising of a Chinese-run cultural organisation by some people in the United States showed “a lack of self-confidence”, after the University of North Florida said it would close a campus branch of the Confucius Institute.

The Jacksonville-based university said on Tuesday it had determined after “careful consideration” that the Confucius Institute, which opened a branch there in 2014 to promote language and culture, did not meet the university’s mission.

A number of US legislators, including Florida Senator Macro Rubio, have been critical of the more than 100 Confucius Institutes hosted at universities across the United States, saying that they are a vehicle of Chinese influence on international higher education.

“Some in the United States baselessly politicising Confucius Institutes, a normal China-US education and exchange programme, is typical Cold War thinking and shows a lack of self confidence,” China’s foreign ministry said in a fax response to a Reuters question.

“We hope that the United States can properly regard the important work that the Confucius Institutes do to develop mutual respect and understanding.”

The University of North Florida said the closure was because the institute was not aligned with its goals and mission.

It did not elaborate only saying that the institute would be closed in February, once its legal obligation of six months’ notice to end the contract was up.

Rubio has been among US lawmakers warning that the Confucius Institute was an effort by China to expand its political influence abroad and had contributed to censorship on US campuses.

“I welcome the decision of @UofNorthFlorida to close its Confucius Institute. There is growing & well-founded concern about these Chinese Communist Party-funded Institutes. I continue to urge other FL universities to follow suit,” Rubio said on Twitter this week.

Rubio and other lawmakers have pursued legislation that would require universities to disclose major gifts from foreign sources, at a time when US politicians, including President Donald Trump, but also many Democrats, have been pushing a harder line in dealing with China.

US-China relations have suffered in recent months, with the two countries locked in an increasingly bitter trade dispute.

Several other universities in Florida still host the Confucius Institute, among more than 100 such centres around the United States.

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Chinese experts said- the architect of Indias China policy was Atal Bihari Vajpayee


खास बातें

  1. 2003 में वाजपेयी की चीन यात्रा से द्विपक्षीय संबंधों में काफी स्थिरता आई
  2. वाजपेयी चीन-भारत सीमा विवाद को जल्द सुलझाना के लिए इच्छुक थे
  3. वाजपेयी चाहते थे कि वर्तमान सीमा समझौते से एसआर खुद को अलग कर ले

बीजिंग: वर्ष 1998 में परमाणु परीक्षण से लेकर 2003 में नई सीमा वार्ता प्रक्रिया शुरू करने तक अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी को भारत की चीन नीति का वास्तुकार माना जाता है.

चाईना रिफॉर्म फोरम में सेंटर फॉर स्ट्रैटजिक स्टडीज के निदेशक मा जियाली ने कहा कि भारत द्वारा पोखरण परमाणु परीक्षण को लेकर जहां चीन में चिंता जताई जाने लगी वहीं तत्कालीन भारतीय प्रधानमंत्री ने सीमा विवाद को सुलझाने के लिए विशेष प्रतिनिधि (एसआर) प्रणाली का गठन किया.    

चीन-भारत संबंधों पर चीन के पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री वेन जियाबाओ के साथ काम कर चुके मा ने कहा कि वर्ष 2003 में वाजपेयी की चीन यात्रा से द्विपक्षीय संबंधों में काफी स्थिरता आई. उन्होंने कहा, ‘‘वाजपेयी के शासनकाल के दौरान भारत-चीन संबंधों में काफी सुधार आया. वर्ष 2003 के दौरे के बाद भारत-चीन के बीच राजनीतिक, आर्थिक और सांस्कृतिक क्षेत्र में काफी सुधार हुआ.’’    

यह भी पढ़ें : वाजपेयी के सम्मान में मॉरीशस के सरकारी भवनों में राष्ट्र ध्वज आधा झुका रहेगा


भारत के साथ सीमा विवाद में लंबे समय तक वार्ताकार रहे दाई बिंगुओ ने 2016 में अपने संस्मरण में लिखा कि वाजपेयी चीन-भारत सीमा विवाद को जल्द सुलझाने के लिए इच्छुक थे लेकिन 2004 के आम चुनावों में हारने के कारण यह अवसर खत्म हो गया.  दाई ने अपने संस्मरण ‘स्ट्रैटजिक डायलॉग्स’ में लिखा है कि वर्ष 2003 में अपने समकक्ष वेन के साथ रात्रि भोज के दौरान वाजपेयी ने एसआर व्यवस्था बनाने का विचार सुझाया.  दाई ने अपनी किताब में लिखा कि वाजपेयी चाहते थे कि वर्तमान सीमा समझौते से एसआर खुद को अलग कर ले और अपने प्रधानमंत्री को प्रगति के बारे में सीधा रिपोर्ट दे ताकि ‘‘राजनीतिक स्तर पर’’ इसका समाधान निकाला जा सके.    

VIDEO : वाजपेयी की पार्थिव देह पंचतत्व में विलीन

टिप्पणियां

दोनों देशों के राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा सलाहकार की अध्यक्षता में सीमा प्रणाली की अब तक 20 बार बैठक हो चुकी हैं और भविष्य के समझौते के तौर-तरीकों पर अब तक काम हुआ है.  पहले दौर की बैठक वाजपेयी सरकार में एनएसए रहे ब्रजेश मिश्रा और चीन के शीर्ष राजनयिक पद पर स्टेट काउंसिलर पर आसीन दाई के बीच हुई थी.

(इस खबर को एनडीटीवी टीम ने संपादित नहीं किया है. यह सिंडीकेट फीड से सीधे प्रकाशित की गई है।)



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In China, Superdad Rescues Son, 7, Dangling From Seventh Floor


The boy had reportedly climbed out through a window after fearing thieves had entered his house.

A dad is usually his child’s first hero. However, one father in China pulled off a feat one would associate with superheroes. A dramatic video shows a man climbing down a building without protective gear in order to save his son dangling from the seventh floor. The boy had reportedly climbed out through a window after fearing thieves had entered his house.

A video shared on Facebook by Pear Video shows the father climbing out of the window to help his son, who was standing on a ledge, holding onto a grille for dear life. The father is seen descending the building to reach a floor below his son in order to help him climb up. You can also see ropes tied around the boy, its other end being held by someone standing by the window above. The boy can be seen climbing up the grille like a ladder while his father stood on a ledge below. The boy is eventually seen being pulled into the house through the window.

 

 

According to DailyMail, firefighters had arrived at the scene and they pulled the boy back into the house. They managed to rescue the father as well.

The incident took place in Foshan, China’s Guangdong province on August 15.

Earlier in June, a man scaled five stories of a building in order to save a child hanging from a window. A video of the heroic rescue won many hearts online.

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China Punishes Major Ratings Agency For Violations In Rare Step


Shanghai: 

One of China’s biggest debt rating agencies has been punished by the country’s securities regulator and a supervisory group under the central bank, in a rare rebuke that underscores Beijing’s concern about credit risks at a time of slowing economic growth.

China’s credit ratings industry has a reputation for providing favourable ratings for local issuers, downplaying risks, even as some international watchdogs warn debt is at levels that could trigger a financial crisis.

The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) said on Friday it would ban Dagong Global Credit Rating Co Ltd, one of the country’s four big bond rating companies, from taking on new securities rating business for a year, and forbade it from replacing senior management during that period.

That announcement came after the National Association of Financial Market Institutional Investors (NAFMII), an official industry group under the arm of the central bank, said it would suspend Dagong’s business around debt-financing instruments for non-financial firms, also for one year.

Both the CSRC and NAFMII said that Dagong had provided consultation services to firms that it also issued credit ratings for.

The CSRC also criticised the company for poor internal management, unqualified management and assessment committee members, and missing modelling data.

NAFMII said Dagong had provided false statements and information when NAFMII was investigating Dagong’s business practices.

Neither the CSRC nor NAFMII said which companies seeking ratings were involved in the violations.

“Credit ratings agencies providing consulting services to companies seeking ratings seriously deviates from the principle of independence, and is prohibited by the relevant regulations of the interbank market,” NAFMII said in the statement.

Dagong “violated industry norms, business rules and basic compliance requirements and caused serious adverse effects on the market,” it added.

Market watchers initially downplayed the NAFMII punishment, which they said amounted to a slap on the wrist.

But the CSRC restriction targets Dagong’s core business. An executive at a local asset management firm said freezing Dagong’s ratings business would leave it “almost bankrupt.”

The company could not be immediately reached for comment.

A trader at an asset management firm in Shanghai said that he expected more action against local ratings agencies, with the CSRC vowing on Friday to strengthen punishments for violations.

GRADE INFLATION

Samuel Chien, managing director of Shanghai BoomTrend Investment Management, said that companies seeking ratings often shop around among the domestic agencies, giving their business to the agency that grants them better ratings.

The result is a market in which issuers with ratings of AA or higher are behind more than 90 percent of outstanding credit bonds by value. In other countries, such rankings are reserved for only the strongest and safest investment-grade debt.

“Risk differentiation is increasingly difficult in China, which could hamper investors’ confidence,” said Gary Ng, an economist with Natixis in Hong Kong.

“This is not desirable as China needs the bond market more than ever to fund the upcoming fiscal stimulus. Any credit event created by underestimation of risk could worsen risk appetite of investors, and (lead to) a higher yield and funding cost for both local governments and corporates,” he said.

This year has seen a rash of corporate bond defaults, including some by issuers that had been awarded relatively high ratings by domestic firms.

On Monday, Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps (XPCC) Sixth Division State-Owned Asset Management Co Ltd, which had been awarded an AA rating by Shanghai Brilliance Credit Rating & Investors Service Co, missed principal and interest payments on a short-term commercial paper issue, in a rare default by a local government financing vehicle.

While China has moved to ease credit conditions and encourage investment in corporate bonds to support struggling private firms amid signs of slowing economic growth, corporate issuers have not been the main beneficiaries of these policies.

Dagong is one of China’s most prominent ratings firms, and has achieved some recognition outside China for its controversial sovereign issuer ratings.

In January, Dagong cut the sovereign ratings of the United States to BBB+ from A-, equivalent to those for Peru, Colombia and Turkmenistan, citing concerns that tax cuts could weaken Washington’s ability to repay debt.

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World’s Top Pork Supplier Shuts China Slaughterhouse Amid Swine Flu Fears


African Swine Flu has been detected in Russia and Eastern Europe, though never before in East Asia.

Beijing: 

China has ordered the world’s top pork producer, WH Group Ltd, to shut a major slaughterhouse as authorities race to stop the spread of deadly African swine fever (ASF) after a second outbreak in the planet’s biggest hog herd in two weeks.

The discovery of infected pigs in Zhengzhou city, in central Henan province, about 1,000 kilometres from the first case ever reported in China, has stirred animal health experts’ fears of fresh outbreaks – as well as food safety concerns among the public.

Though often fatal to pigs, with no vaccine available, ASF does not affect humans, according to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).

ASF has been detected in Russia and Eastern Europe as well as Africa, though never before in East Asia, is one of the most devastating diseases to affect swine herds. It occurs among commercial herds and wild boars, is transmitted by ticks and direct contact between animals, and can also travel via contaminated food, animal feed, and international travellers.

WH Group said in a statement that Zhengzhou city authorities had ordered a temporary six-week closure of the slaughterhouse after some 30 hogs died of the highly contagious illness on Thursday. The plant is one of 15 controlled by China’s largest pork processor Henan Shuanghui Investment & Development, a subsidiary of WH Group.

Zhengzhou city authorities have banned all movement of pigs and pork products in and out of the affected area for the same six weeks.

Shuanghui said in a separate statement on Friday it culled 1,362 pigs at the slaughterhouse after the infection was discovered.

The infected pigs had travelled by road from a live market in Jiamusi city in China’s northeastern province of Heilongjiang, through areas of high pig density to central Henan. Another northeastern province, Liaoning, has culled thousands of pigs since a first case of ASF was reported two weeks ago.

The pigs’ long journey, and the vast distance between the two cases, stoked concerns about the spread of disease across China’s vast pig herd – and into East Asia.

“The areas of concern now involve multiple Chinese provinces and heighten the likelihood of further cases,” the Swine Health Information Center, a U.S. research body, said in a note.

‘A little scared’

As Zhengzhou city froze pig movements, Heilongjiang authorities were also investigating whether the pigs involved were infected in the northeastern province bordering Russia.

Meanwhile comments on the country’s Twitter-like Weibo highlighted worries about the safety of eating pork, a staple in China’s diet with retail sales topping $840 billion each year. The relationship between people and pigs in China is close, with the Chinese word for “home” made up of the character “roof” over the character for “pig”.

Posts expressing concern that infected meat may enter the food stream and fears about whether it is safe to eat pork garnered the most attention.

“A little scared. What will happen if you eat (pork)?” said one poster.

WH Group said on Friday it did not expect the closure of the Zhengzhou slaughterhouse to have any adverse material impact on business, helping its shares rise 1.6 percent after slumping 10 percent on Thursday. Shuanghui shares were up 1.3 percent on Friday afternoon.

The Zhengzhou operation accounts for an “insignificant” portion of WH Group’s operations, the company said, adding it does not expect any disruption to supply of pork and related products as a result of the temporary closure. On Thursday, Shuanghui said it had diverted sales orders to other operations.

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