A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
Happy Chinese New Year!
The Indiana University East Asian Studies Center invites you to celebrate the start of the Year of the Rooster!
Every Lunar New Year, families around China and Korea get together to exchange monetary gifts, eat lots of food, and remember their ancestors. For this Chinese/Korean New Year’s day, we have prepared a spread of tasty snacks and treats for everyone to enjoy as well as information about our upcoming events.
Come to the Korea Conference Room (GISB 2015) from 10:30 to noon and 1:30 to 3:00 and help us celebrate the start of the Year of the Rooster!
Tensions evident in the recent European Union-China virtual summit reflect the increasing skepticism in Europe toward China and the worries over Ukraine and economic ties as well as human rights and environmental issues.