William Ide on Muck Rack

William Ide

News Correspondent — Voice of America
As seen in: Voice of America

Voice of America News Correspondent in Beijing. Tweets are mine. ReTweets not an endorsement.

Trump Blames China for Stealing Jobs, Stalling on North Korea

voanews.com — China found itself the focus of unwanted attention during the first presidential debate Monday, with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump accusing Beijing of stealing American jobs and failing to do enough to tackle the rising nuclear threat in North Korea. During the debate, China was mentioned a dozen times, and most of those mentions came from Trump.

Chinese Animal Lovers Oppose Shanghai Hosting World Dog Show

voanews.com — Dog lovers in China say they plan to join efforts to boycott the 2019 World Dog Show in Shanghai and endorse a global petition to say "No" to the city's plan to host it unless the government ends a controversial annual dog-meat festival in southern Guangxi province.

China-Russia Drills Highlight Converging Interests; Undercurrents Remain

voanews.com — China and Russia have just held their first round of joint exercises in the South China Sea, including an island-seizing and island landing drill as well as anti-submarine and air defense maneuvers.

Everyone's a 'Frenemy' in Asia’s Big Game

voanews.com — As President Barack Obama makes his final tour of Asia, much of the focus has been on the United States' pivot or re-balance of its economic, diplomatic and military interests to the region. The United States, however, is not the only country that is pivoting to Southeast Asia and trying to build influence.

US, Russia Work to Finalize Syrian Cease-Fire Deal, Tough Issues Remain

voanews.com — The United States and Russia are working to finalize a cease-fire deal for Syria that would allow more humanitarian aid into the war-ravaged country, as world leaders meet in Hangzhou China for the Group of 20 Nations Leaders Summit. The two countries appeared to be closing in a possible deal, but obstacles remain.

Snubs Abound as G-20 Summit Gets off the Ground

voanews.com — As China's Group of 20 Nations Leaders Summit kicked off Sunday, a commotion on the tarmac during President Barack Obama's arrival and a series of other disputes continue to provide distractions.

US, China Give Boost to Paris Climate Agreement

voanews.com — The United States has joined China to formally ratify the Paris agreement to curb climate-warming emissions, the world's two biggest economies said on Saturday, which could help put the pact into force before the end of the year. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping submitted their plan to join the agreement to U.N.

China Clears Hangzhou for Global Leaders

voanews.com — Residents of China's historic city of Hangzhou are glad their hometown is getting attention on the world's stage as it plays host to the Group of 20 Nations (G-20) leaders' summit this weekend. They are also looking forward to the meeting's quick conclusion and a return to normalcy after months of preparations and extra tight security measures.

China its Own Obstacle to its G-20 Innovation Ambitions

voanews.com — China, with big ambitions as host of this year's Group of 20 Nations leaders summit in Hangzhou, is aiming to put its stamp on the global body by forging a new economic model by promoting innovation.

China Gives not so Warm Welcome to UN Envoy

voanews.com — The United Nations waited for more than a decade for Beijing to accept an invitation for its special envoy on extreme poverty and human rights to visit China. But when Beijing finally approved the request and allowed U.N. Special Rapporteur Philip Alston to visit this month, he was tailed by authorities and barred from meeting with academics.
More Articles →
Sep 27, 2016

Some interesting comments on the streets today 美大选辩论后北京人谈候选人及美中朝纠结  http://www.voachinese.com/a/3526921.html  via #debatenight #china

Sep 26, 2016

RT @PDChina: Philippines' #Duterte vows to open up trade, commerce w/ #China, #Russia, offers land lease for up to 120 yrs… https://t.co/RpVaUv2yf5

Sep 26, 2016

RT @cctvnews: Both @realDonaldTrump and @HillaryClinton mention China as a potential cyber threat and trade competitor… https://t.co/o6l5p0g7FX

Sep 26, 2016

RT @VOANow: Rep. Nominee Trump says China should "solve the problem" and go into North Korea before the United States during… https://t.co/JxOZJptJtw

Sep 26, 2016

RT @Indira_L: But seriously folks, the US Govt intelligence agencies concluded hackers were Russian. Not just a guess.… https://t.co/xSHpEXjAmx

Sep 26, 2016

如果没有VPN什么app可以看美国大选辩论直播?#debates 刚才头条有直播但现在不行

Sep 26, 2016

RT @VOAChinese: 希拉里在大选辩论中回应“邮件门”事件:我不该使用私人邮箱,如果重来一次,我显然不会再这样做。#debatenight #Debates2016 https://t.co/jKNT6L1MtM

Are You a Journalist?

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.

Create a Portfolio