China in Focus (Jan. 5): Billionaire Jack Ma Suspected Missing

The pandemic is worsening in one Northern Chinese city. Military vehicles from the Center for Disease Control have been spotted patrolling the streets there.

Is the cure actually worse than the disease? Stories behind China’s severe lockdown measures may hint at the answer.

Chinese Billionaire Jack Ma is missing. That’s as his financial services company Ant Group braces for another major blow.

And the New York Stock Exchange announced an unexpected policy reversal. It was set to delist three Chinese telecom companies known to have ties to the Chinese Military. But now, that plan has been scrapped.

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