Click for Beijing, Beijing Forecast

Category: ChinaSubscribe via RSS Feed

UN Urges China to Allow Free Elections in Hong Kong

UN Urges China to Allow Free Elections in Hong Kong

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 8:53 AM

The United Nations Human Rights Committee urged China on Thursday to allow elections in Hong Kong without restrictions on who can run as a candidate. The move appeared likely [...]
» More

Oil Stabilises as Buyers Return to Markets on China Demand

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Crude oil prices stabilised on 22 October with buyers returning to the markets, which have been pounded to four-year lows by copious supply, a day after data revealed [...]
» More

HK: Kenny G Assures China He Has No Opinion on Protests

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Kenny G is not happy that China is not happy with him. Kenny G Went to the Hong Kong Protests and Beijing Is Not HappyFighting for the Hong Kong DreamCanadian prime minister [...]
» More

China to send orbiter to moon and back

China to send orbiter to moon and back

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China will launch its latest lunar orbiter in the coming days, state media said Wednesday, in its first attempt to send a spacecraft around the moon and back to Earth. The [...]
» More

Apple CEO discusses security with top Chinese official amid hacking claims: Xinhua

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook discussed user data security at a meeting on Wednesday with a top Chinese government official in Beijing, the official Xinhua news agency [...]
» More

JP Morgan Knew of China Hiring Concerns Before Probe

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Several executives at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. in New York were warned of potential problems related to the bank’s hiring practices in China more than a year before [...]
» More

China’s Communist Party weighs boosting rule of law

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:00 AM

Farmer Xie Dezhong and his wife left home at 3 a.m. to slip past the men watching their place in southwest China. Despite warnings from police, the couple boarded a [...]
» More

Should America worry about a China-Russia axis?

Should America worry about a China-Russia axis?

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

As Russia and China continue to forge trade pacts, including the huge $456 billion gas deal with Russian state-owned energy giant Gazprom signed in May, many Westerners are [...]
» More

China Poised to Launch Next Moon Mission on Thursday

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Space | 6:00 AM

China is set to launch a robotic moon mission this week, a “trial by fire” test of re-entry technology for the country’s future lunar sample-return efforts. [...]
» More

Ex-Security Chief Zhou Yongkang Faces Likely Expulsion From Communist Party

Ex-Security Chief Zhou Yongkang Faces Likely Expulsion From Communist Party

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping has forcefully delivered his anticorruption commands for almost two years, and is expected to outline on Thursday how he plans to drive home the [...]
» More

China’s outbound investment set to eclipse inbound for first time

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

China’s outbound direct investment is for the first time set to exceed investment into the country, highlighting the ongoing shift of global economic influence to the [...]
» More

Cultural Revolution evoked with China mass sentencing

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese officials sentenced eight criminals and paraded another 16 suspects in front of 5,000 spectators, prompting criticism by domestic media Thursday, which drew parallels [...]
» More

H.K. Protesters Draw Attacks From China and Local Support

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China’s media is ratcheting up the rhetoric against Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, saying protesters risk becoming foreign puppets, at the same time a poll [...]
» More

Facebook’s Zuckerberg wages China charm offensive – in Mandarin

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Facebook is blocked in China, but its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg appears determined to win over hearts and minds in Beijing – surprising a hall full of students by [...]
» More

Xiaomi moves international user data outside of China

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Hardware Zone | 6:00 AM

With Xiaomi aiming to be a global player in mobile phones, International VP Hugo Barra has disclosed that the Chinese company will be moving its international user data to [...]
» More