China Weekly News Quiz: Dec. 27, 2020-Jan. 3, 2021
Do you know what happened in China last week? Take our weekly news quiz to test your knowledge and get up to speed on the latest developments in case you missed something.
Interim results of Phase III clinical trials of a vaccine made by China's Sinopharm were released last week. How effective is the vaccine?
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A Middle Eastern country last week licensed the COVID-19 vaccine from Chinese drugmaker Sinopharm for emergency use. Which country?
2 / 7
China's Civil Code took effect on January 1. Among other matters, it has adjusted existing laws concerning child sexual abuse, including the maximum time a victim has to initiate legal proceedings from the date of the offense. What does it say about the time limit?
3 / 7
In view of the dwindling fish population, China has banned fishing in all pivotal waters of its longest river, the Yangtze. A ceremony in central China's Wuhan City last week marked the beginning of the ban. How long will the ban last?
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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi starts 2021's first overseas visit on January 4. China has a 30-year tradition of choosing a certain continent as the destination of all Chinese foreign ministers' first overseas visit each year. Which continent?
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A Chinese research team has discovered a special type of 591 stars based on data from the Large Sky Area Multi-Object Fiber Spectroscopic Telescope (LAMOST) and the European Space Agency's Gaia satellite. What kind of stars are they?
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The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) said on January 1 it will delist three Chinese companies to comply with a U.S. executive order that imposed restrictions on companies identified as "affiliated with the Chinese military." Which sector are these companies from?