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China Prepares for Possible Iraq Evacuation

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

China, the biggest foreign investor in Iraq, is preparing for a possible evacuation, as the crisis deepens, of some of the more than 10,000 Chinese working there. [...]
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Media urge China to ‘not interfere’ in Iraq

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | BBC News | 6:00 AM

Media advise China to not interfere in Iraq, while criticising the US for “creating a mess” in the Middle East. President Barack Obama says the US will send 300 [...]
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In China, Rich Population Growth Beats World Average

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

It’s not that the poor are getting poorer in China, but the rich are definitely getting richer. At least in numbers. The population of Chinese high net worth [...]
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China Mobile’s Steady Subscriber Adds Continue In May As 4G Picks Up

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Trefis | 6:00 AM

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) continued its strong run in the Chinese wireless market last month, with robust gains in 3G and 4G subscribers. The carrier added over 4.3 million 3G [...]
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China, US create tension over Taiwan, report says

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Taipeitimes | 6:00 AM

The US should cut arms sales to Taiwan if China reduces its “threatening stance” towards the nation, former US deputy secretary of state James Steinberg said. He [...]
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Chinese PM visits investment in major Greek port

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Chinese prime minister Li Keqiang visited Friday Greece’s largest port of Piraeus, where his country has made a big investment, as part of a three-day trip focusing on [...]
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The China Post affirms Taiwan’s nationhood at Impact Journalism Day

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Chinapost | 6:00 AM

The China Post recently re-affirmed the Republic of China’s (R.O.C.) national status at a global journalism event, correcting a label that falsely named Taiwan as a [...]
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US warns of investment risks in Chinese Internet firms

US warns of investment risks in Chinese Internet firms

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Buying stock in online giant Alibaba or other Chinese Internet companies that bypass Beijing’s restrictions on foreign ownership could be a big risk for investors, a US [...]
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China eyeing further boost to Piraeus hub

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday said Piraeus could become one of the world’s “most competitive” ports if China shipper COSCO is able to fulfil its [...]
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Macau police bust $645m World Cup gambling ring

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Police said on Friday they had busted an illegal gambling outfit that racked up HK$5 billion (US$645 million) in wagers on the World Cup in a week – including a single [...]
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China investigates brother of ex-president’s aide

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China’s latest anti-graft investigation is raising questions about the fate of the former president’s top aide, whose political ascent was hurt by a lurid scandal [...]
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HK in unofficial democracy vote, alarming Beijing

HK in unofficial democracy vote, alarming Beijing

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of Hong Kongers voted Friday in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform that has alarmed Beijing and sets the stage for a possible showdown with the [...]
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Protests take a bite out of dog meat festival sales

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Animal protection activists on Friday hounded a Chinese city which holds an annual dog meat festival, a campaigner said, as state-run media reported that protests had [...]
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China to publish Arctic shipping route guide: state media

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

China will soon publish a guide to navigating the Northeast Passage, a recently opened shortcut to Europe through the Arctic, state media reported on Friday in a further sign [...]
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China to relocate some workers in oil supplier Iraq

21-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China is to relocate some workers in Iraq – where it is the biggest foreign investor in the oil industry – in the face of spreading violence, the foreign ministry [...]
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