We looked inside some of the tweets by @beijingscribe and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Bloomberg News recently traveled to Suzhou, the first city in China to rate its citizens amid the national push to build a social credit system. And how did that go? You might be surprised. https://twitter.com/tracyalloway/status/1141128617310617600 …
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Italy Wants to Be Trump’s Best Friend in Europe, Salvini Says. “I share the US concerns toward both China and Iran. We must check the meddling of non-democratic countries in fundamental infrastructure -- technology, telecommunications, energy.” https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-17/italy-wants-to-be-trump-s-best-friend-in-europe-salvini-says …
Italy wants it both ways
When you have to defend freedom, but you also have finals... Via Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/HongKong/comments/c1lm2a/look_at_these_rioters_hats_off_to_hk_students/ …
I want to bake all of them cookies.
Tune into @bbcworldservice now to hear me talk about this meeting with Huawei! https://twitter.com/YuanfenYang/status/1140518601725829120 …
What’s the point of this PR campaign now? It’s a day late and a dollar short
China's swine herd shrank 21% on the year in April to a level not seen since the early 1990s. https://s.nikkei.com/2XVAZce
how is this not a food crisis? and why is everyone only focussed on the linguistics issue when we're talking about massive food inflation? Also, never understood why food is stripped out of core inflation figures, when that's the thing people care about most?
@Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei said his company underestimated the strength and aspects of the U.S. aggression. Huawei’s sales in next two years will be remain largely flat (~$100b) due to the pushbacks from Trump administration. #tradewar #huawei #renzhengfei
WTF is this? "Coffee with Ren"? Huh?
US announced new consul general in Hong Kong to replace the outgoing Kurt Tong and it’s Hanscom Smith, a seasoned China/Asia expert who is proudly gay and married to a Taiwanese man. That’ll ruffle a few Hong Kong establishment feathers https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/3014487/us-consul-general-hong-kong-named-hanscom-smith-replacing …
Wow! Glad to see America can still surprise in good way