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China growth dips to 5pct in third quarter on energy woes: AFP poll

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

China’s economic growth is expected to have slowed further in the third quarter, according to an AFP poll of analysts, with a mounting energy crisis and property market [...] » More

Alibaba’s DingTalk tops 500 million users as it goes after Tencent’s stronghold in online chat

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

DingTalk, one of China’s most widely used workplace apps, said on Wednesday that its number of users increased from 400 million to 500 million between January and [...] » More

China real estate shares, bonds hit by Evergrande concerns

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Shares and bonds of Chinese real estate companies slid on Thursday, reflecting uncertainty about how a debt crisis will play out at China Evergrande Group (3333.HK) and the [...] » More

China loosens restrictions on home loans at some big banks Bloomberg News

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

China’s financial regulators have told some major banks to accelerate approval of mortgages in the fourth quarter, Bloomberg News reported on Friday, citing [...] » More

US rejoins the UN Human Rights Council, paving way for further tension with Beijing

US rejoins the UN Human Rights Council, paving way for further tension with Beijing

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

The United States gained a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council on Thursday paving the way for further confrontation expected between Washington and Beijing over [...] » More

Microsoft shuttering LinkedIn in China as rules tighten

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Microsoft on Thursday said it will shut down career-oriented social network LinkedIn in China, citing a “challenging operating environment” as Beijing tightens [...] » More

China pledged $233 million into a new fund to protect biodiversity in developing countries during COP15

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Firstpost | 5:02 AM

China on Tuesday pledged to inject $233 million into a new fund to protect biodiversity in developing countries during a key UN conservation summit, despite disagreements [...] » More

Chinese corn gets cheaper, regains lost share from wheat in feed rations

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

For the first time in a year, corn prices in China’s key Shandong hub this week have fallen to the same levels as wheat, leading some feed producers to switch back to [...] » More

China real estate shares, bonds hit by Evergrande concerns

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Shares and bonds of Chinese real estate companies slid on Thursday, reflecting uncertainty about how a debt crisis will play out at China Evergrande Group (3333.HK) and the [...] » More

Amid Border Dispute With India, China Signs Three-step Roadmap with Bhutan for Expediting Boundary Negotiations

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | News18 | 5:02 AM

Amid the border dispute with India, China on Thursday signed a three-step roadmap with Bhutan for expediting the boundary negotiations. India is keeping a close watch on [...] » More

China warns against ‘manipulation’ of WHO virus probe

China warns against ‘manipulation’ of WHO virus probe

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | AP | 5:02 AM

China’s Foreign Ministry on Thursday warned against what it called possible “political manipulation” of a renewed probe by the World Health Organization [...] » More

Cop26: Xi Jinping ‘set to miss climate summit’

Cop26: Xi Jinping ‘set to miss climate summit’

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 5:02 AM

President Xi Jinping is set to miss the Cop26 climate conference in Scotland this month, according to a report. The Chinese president is not expected to travel to Glasgow for [...] » More

China’s new space station gets its first female astronaut

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | CNN | 5:02 AM

The first woman assigned to work on China’s new space station will be aboard when the Shenzhou-13 spacecraft blasts off early Saturday local time, in what’s set [...] » More

Chinese tech workers disclose working hours in criticism of ’996′

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

A campaign calling on workers at Chinese tech companies and other high-profile firms to log their working hours on a public internet page has gone viral, in the latest [...] » More

Pulled IPOs at Lenovo, Geely Auto test Shanghai Star Market’s ‘hard technology’ listing criteria

16-Oct-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Chinese companies are getting cold feet from stringent stock-listing requirements in Shanghai, after personal-computer maker Lenovo and carmaker Geely Automobile pulled their [...] » More