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China’s new generation of war correspondents hit the front line

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Chen Xu credits Confucian philosophy with calming his nerves as he raced down Israel’s Highway 4 towards his first taste of war. It was 15 November 2012 and the young [...]
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Netflix clinches licensing deal with China’s iQiyi.com

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Netflix is to introduce original content in China in a licensing deal with local video streaming service iQiyi.com, the US company said on Tuesday. Netflix has struggled to [...]
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China’s politburo says will maintain prudent monetary policy Xinhua

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s politburo, a top decision-making body of the ruling Communist Party, said on Tuesday that China will maintain proactive fiscal policy and prudent monetary [...]
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China targets 35 million vehicle sales by 2025, NEVs to make up one-fifth

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China is targeting 35 million vehicle sales by 2025 and wants new energy vehicles (NEVs) to make up at least one-fifth of that total, the industry ministry said on Tuesday. [...]
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Chinese court sentences US businesswoman accused of spying

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

An American woman detained during a business trip to China and charged with spying was sentenced Tuesday to 3 1/2 years in prison, raising the possibility that she may be [...]
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Trial of China human rights lawyer delayed: supporters

Trial of China human rights lawyer delayed: supporters

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Chinese court indefinitely postponed the trial of a prominent human rights lawyer on Tuesday, his supporters said, in a case that has sparked international concern after [...]
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Mystic Washing Machines Predict Slowdown in Chinese Home Buying

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The production of washing machines is foreshadowing the future of China’s roller-coaster property market, and signaling that government cooling measures are beginning [...]
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Netflix in Talks to License Shows in China to Baidu’s IQiyi

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Netflix Inc. is in talks to distribute programmes in China through iQiyi.com, the streaming-video provider controlled by Baidu Inc., gaining access to a market that has long [...]
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China plans maiden flight of C919 jetliner around May 5 ? sources

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China plans to stage the maiden flight of its C919 passenger jet on or around May 5, two people familiar with the project said. Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China [...]
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Banks Are Backing Out of $1.7 Trillion in Chinese Investments

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

A $1.7 trillion source of inflows into Chinese markets has suddenly switched into reverse, roiling the nation?s money management industry and sending local bonds and stocks [...]
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Inside China?s Plans for World Robot Domination

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Scenes from China?s quest to dominate the robotic future: At startup E-Deodar, a human-looking droid serves coffee to employees who are building $15,000 industrial bots that [...]
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Hyundai Is Caught in a Perfect Storm in China

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

These are lean times for Hyundai dealers in China. On a recent weekday afternoon in Shanghai, shoppers thronged Honda and Chevrolet showrooms at a strip of city dealerships. [...]
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China is squeezing North Korea – but not too hard

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

President Trump wants China to pressure North Korea over its nuclear weapons program. But will Beijing play ball? China wields huge influence over the North Korean economy, [...]
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Chevron to sell Bangladesh gas fields to Chinese consortium

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chevron Corp is selling its three Bangladesh gas fields, worth an estimated $2 billion, to a Chinese consortium as the U.S. oil and gas group looks to shed non-core assets [...]
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China stocks head for worst day of 2017 as regulators tighten grip

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

China stocks tumbled more than 1 percent on Monday and looked set for their biggest loss of the year amid signs that Beijing would tolerate more market volatility as [...]
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