欧米茄变体--"好的、坏的和'耐人寻味'的" --警告

(Art design: Jean-Dominique Lavoix-Carli Photo: Gerd Altmann) This brief article is an updated warning about the threat created by the Omicron variant. It is assessed with 15, 22 and 23 December 2021 information. It concerns a series of indications related to the risks of hospitalisation, to vaccination and to incubation period for the Omicron variant. …

欧米茄变体--"主要的、迫在眉睫的威胁 "警告

(Art design: Jean-Dominique Lavoix-Carli Photo: Gerd Altmann) This brief article is a warning assessed over 15 to 18 December 2021 about the very serious, indeed “major, imminent threat” created by the Omicron variant (Neil Ferguson in Emily Head, Dr Sabine L. van Elsland, “Omicron largely evades immunity from past infection or two vaccine doses“, ICL …

因气候变化和COVID-19而失去德州?

(艺术设计:Jean-Dominique Lavoix-Carli)来自德克萨斯州的寒冷 2021年2月,"极地漩涡 "席卷美国,引发了一场 "完美的(冬季)风暴",肆虐德克萨斯州(Johny Diaz, Guilia Mc Donnell, Nieto del Rio, Richar Faussett, " Texas extreme cold snap has killed residents in their homes, cars and backyard", SBS News, 20 ...

中国,疫苗的 "健康丝绸之路 "与安全

Beyond the proliferation of the Chinese vaccine Enters Sinopharm On 14 January, Hungary’s government signed an agreement with the giant company Sinopharm in order to purchase millions of doses of the Chinese CoronaVac (CCV) (“In EU first, Sinopharm Coronavirus vaccine approved by Hungary”, Nikkei Asia, 31 January, 2021). One week before, it had made a …

COVID-19第二次浪潮是否将进入中国?

The second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic is sweeping through the world. It reached first the U.S., Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. By mid-November 2020 it started being visible in Eastern Asia (e.g. Reuters Covid-19 Global Tracker: World and Asia and the Middle East). By the end of November 2020, South Korea and …

Chimerica 3: 美国-中国涡轮经济衰退的地缘政治学

美国消费者正在变成世界舞台上一个自觉的、积极的、地缘政治和战略行为者。这表现在它对购买 "中国制造 "商品的新的和非常消极的态度(Brendan Murray, "Americans give the Made-in-China the cold shoulder", Bloomberg, 17 May 2020)。走向伟大的脱钩?恰恰相反,在过去......

COVID-19 疫苗和不确定性预警

This brief article is a first early warning about possible uncertainty regarding vaccines against the COVID-19 and mass vaccination for the pandemic. Despite multiple ‘good news’ announcements invading media, business and policy-makers circles, and governments’ establishment, some indications potentially of coming dangers multiply and deserve further and more in-depth analysis and monitoring. As the COVID-19 …

The U.S.-China COVID-19 Competition (2): America and Chimerica in Crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic is hammering the United States. Thus, it is pummeling the deep U.S.-China economic interdependency, also known as “Chimerica” (Jean-Michel Valantin, “The US-China Covid-19 Competition (1)”, The Red (Team) Analysis, April 17, 2020). (Traduction française automatique par intelligence artificielle.) The mammoth impact of the pandemic on the U.S. results from the shutting down …

COVID-19与中美竞争(1)。

What is “great powers competition” in a time of global confinement? As we write this article, half of the human species is or has been confined in homes or apartments, in cities and slums. In China, for example, confinement is a massive political and social undertaking. All around the world hundreds of millions of people …

使用COVID-19不会回到过去

On 11 March, the WHO characterised the COVID-19 as a pandemic. The probability to see the WHO, finally, accepting the label had been rising everyday. Indeed, we have witnessed the proliferation of clusters and outbreaks globally, that led to the emergence of multiple epidemic centres. Since we first published this article, the pandemic intensified. On …

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