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China confirms almost 300 cases of coronavirus and six deaths as rush to contain mystery disease continues

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:02 AM

China reported a sixth death from a new coronavirus on Tuesday as the number of confirmed cases jumped to 303 in a fast-moving outbreak. The Chinese authorities revealed on [...]
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China coronavirus: What are the symptoms, where has it spread and is there treatment?

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

China has confirmed that the deadly Wuhan coronavirus virus can be transmitted between humans, with medical workers currently among the infected. Officials say the number of [...]
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Many of China’s provinces cut 2020 GDP growth targets despite easing trade tension

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

About two-thirds of China’s provinces, regions and municipalities have cut their 2020 growth targets from last year, despite easing trade tensions with the United [...]
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China warns virus could mutate, spread as death toll rises

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A new virus that has killed nine people, infected hundreds and already reached the United States could mutate and spread, China warned Wednesday, as authorities scrambled to [...]
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China’s credibility on the line as it tries to dispels fears it will cover up spread of Wuhan virus

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

As medical practitioners race against time to contain the spread of the new coronavirus from the central Chinese city of Wuhan, the country’s leaders have a second [...]
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China’s trade war deal ‘may be doomed from start’ as scepticism mounts over capacity to buy US products

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Almost a week after the signing of the phase one trade deal with the United States, scepticism is continuing to mount as to whether China will fulfil its side of an agreement [...]
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Wuhan coronavirus outbreak could hurt retail sales, tourism in mainland China as Lunar New Year travel ramps up, UBS says

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

As the first case of the Wuhan coronavirus was reported in the United States on Tuesday, UBS said the outbreak, if not contained, could weigh on retail sales, tourism and [...]
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Opinion: China should pay attention to history, leave Taiwan alone

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | GainesvilletTmes | 6:02 AM

China’s reunification dreams are fading thanks to a resurgence of democracy in Taiwan. Tsai Ing-wen won the recent presidential election by a wide margin despite [...]
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Foxconn’s Gou advises employees not to visit China over holiday

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Terry Gou, the billionaire founder of Apple supplier Foxconn , said on Wednesday he was advising company employees not to visit China over the coming Lunar New Year holiday, [...]
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Wuhan virus outbreak: Scoot still operating flights to China

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

Despite the outbreak of a new coronavirus from Wuhan with some 440 cases reported in China as of Wednesday (22 January) local airline Scoot has not cancelled any of its [...]
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China virus toll rises to nine as pandemic fears grow

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Deaths from China’s new flu-like virus rose to nine on Wednesday with more than 470 confirmed cases, heightening global fears of contagion from an infection suspected [...]
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China virus outbreak may wallop economy, financial markets

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

News that a new virus that has afflicted hundreds of people in central China can spread between humans has rattled financial markets and raised concern it might wallop the [...]
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Huawei founder says Chinese giant can ‘survive further attacks’ from the US as he predicts escalation

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

Washington may step up its campaign against Huawei, but the impact on business will be minimal, the Chinese telecom giant’s founder, Ren Zhengfei, said on Tuesday. [...]
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US-China phase one deal is a ‘disaster,’ former senior economist at the White House says

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

The US-China phase one deal does not address structural problems in the bilateral trade relationship, a panel of trade experts at the World Economic Forum said Tuesday. After [...]
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Huawei’s founder expects the US to dial up its attack on the company

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | PhoneArena | 6:02 AM

Things were going along just swimmingly for Huawei at the beginning of 2019. Then May 15th arrived and things changed. The US Commerce Department put Huawei on the entity [...]
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