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US PGA Tour moves into China with 12-event series

05-Nov-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US PGA Tour will launch a new professional golf tour in China next year with 12 tournaments across the world’s most populous nation. US PGA Tour Commissioner Tim [...]
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Jung Chang and ‘the concubine who launched modern China’

05-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Jung Chang says she does not enjoy arguments, but the latest book from the writer whose works are banned in China is proving to be typically contentious. The “Wild [...]
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Turkey, US hold talks on China missile deal

Turkey, US hold talks on China missile deal

05-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A senior US defence official has held talks in Turkey, the embassy said Saturday, after Washington expressed “serious concerns” about Ankara’s plans to [...]
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China to end use of prisoners’ organs for transplants in mid-2014

05-Nov-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China, the only country that still systematically takes organs from executed prisoners for use in transplant operations, plans to end the controversial practice by the middle [...]
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China state media says Tiananmen attack cost $6,500

05-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s state broadcaster said a deadly attack in Tiananmen Square cost eight “terrorists” $6,500 to execute, as a rights group reported dozens of arrests [...]
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China fireworks factory blast kills 11

China fireworks factory blast kills 11

05-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese police have detained two people after 11 died and 17 were injured by an explosion in a fireworks factory, state media reported. The factory in southern China’s [...]
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China’s services industry picks up further in October

05-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Activity in China’s services sector expanded at the fastest pace in 13 months in October, offering further indications that the economy has stabilised, though activity [...]
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China, Indonesia pressure Australia over spy row

China, Indonesia pressure Australia over spy row

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

China and Indonesia demanded explanations from Australia Friday over reports that Canberra’s missions were involved in a vast US-led surveillance network, as the row [...]
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China to share satellite system with Thailand

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | Peopledaily | 6:00 AM

Two nations to build joint facility for Beidou navigation technology China’s homegrown Beidou Navigation Satellite System will begin overseas operations next year in [...]
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Probes escalate into JPMorgan’s China hiring practices

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

US and foreign authorities have escalated probes into whether JPMorgan Chase’s hiring practices in China and Hong Kong violated anti-bribery laws, the bank said Friday. [...]
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China solar firm Suntech to get bailout, resist US bankruptcy

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Troubled Suntech Power, a Chinese maker of solar products, said it would fight being forced into bankruptcy in the US and was to receive a $150 million local government [...]
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China Manufacturing Gauge Tops Estimates in Recovery Boost

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

A Chinese manufacturing gauge rose more than estimated to an 18-month high in October as output strengthened, adding to evidence the nation’s economic recovery is [...]
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China Has Soured On Brazil

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

For Chinese investors, Brazil is no longer the promised land. After making a big push into the South American giant in search of raw materials such as iron ore, as well as a [...]
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China to push reform of state-owned enterprises – media

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China is expected to discuss increased supervision for state-owned firms and the break-up of some monopolies to encourage competition as part of reform efforts at a key [...]
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China Gold Imports From HK Fall on Premium, Slow Demand

04-Nov-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Gold shipments to China from Hong Kong fell for a second month after the premium to take immediate delivery declined, indicating waning physical demand in the nation poised [...]
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