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Chinese drug maker scrambles after shares plunge on reports ex-chair arrested for murder

12-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A large pharmaceutical company in northeast China’s Heilongjiang province scrambled to do damage control after news its former chair and controlling shareholder had [...]
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As Balkans sit in EU’s waiting room, China gets to work

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

From coal plants to airports and bridges, China is forking out for investments across the Western Balkans, laying groundwork for a new battle for influence on the European [...]
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March mobile phone shipments to China fall 6pct as economy slows

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Shipments of mobile phones to China fell 6 percent in March compared with the same year-earlier month, official figures showed on Wednesday, as slowing economic growth took a [...]
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Before a joint statement, a threat: EU diplomats nearly walked out of talks with China

Before a joint statement, a threat: EU diplomats nearly walked out of talks with China

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Two days before Chinese Premier Li Keqiang boarded the flight from Beijing for Brussels to attend Tuesday’s annual summit with European Union leaders, his team of [...]
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EU scores at China summit with assist from Trump

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Politico | 6:00 AM

EU and Chinese officials meeting in Brussels on Tuesday proclaimed their summit as a win-win, but far more striking was the big loser: Donald Trump. European Council [...]
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China, US could win big on no-deal Brexit: UN

China, US could win big on no-deal Brexit: UN

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

If Britain leaves the EU without a deal, the bloc and Britain’s smaller trading partners stand to lose big, but Beijing and Washington could reap huge benefits, the UN [...]
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China and N Korea open new border crossing

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Chinese city has opened a new border crossing with North Koreafitted with radiation detectorseven as talks between Washington and Pyongyang have languished over [...]
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Dalai Lama ‘doing much better’, should leave hospital in few days: spokesman

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Dalai Lama has been admitted to hospital in New Delhi for treatment but is “doing much better” and should be released soon, his close aide told AFP on [...]
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Chinese hospital calls police after man writes ‘Japan forever’ in A&E

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A man in northern China has been detained for displaying messages on a hospital LED screen that “insulted China”, local police have said. On Monday, people posted [...]
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Dalai Lama recovering from chest infection in hospital

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, was admitted to hospital in the Indian capital of New Delhi with a chest infection, but is doing fine, an aide said on [...]
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Xiaomi founder Lei Jun earned almost as much as the company last year but pledged to donate it to charity

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

The founder and CEO of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi received almost as much in compensation last year as the company made in profit. Xiaomi said in a filing to the Hong [...]
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New World Bank boss vows to keep climate goals, evolve China relationship

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

New World Bank President David Malpass said on Tuesday he would not alter the lender’s commitment to fight climate change, but pledged to step up its anti-poverty [...]
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US needs Sputnik moment to respond to China narrowing technology gap, says think tank

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

China’s “dramatic progress” in technological innovation has rapidly narrowed the gap with the United States and requires a response from Washington similar [...]
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Dalai Lama hospitalised with chest infection, feeling better

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Dalai Lama has been hospitalised in the Indian capital with a chest infection and is feeling better, his spokesman said Wednesday. The 83-year-old Tibetan spiritual [...]
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China game-streaming firm Huya raises $327 million secondary offering

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese game-streaming company Huya Inc, backed by Tencent Holdings Ltd, raised $327 million in a follow-on share offering, two people with direct knowledge of the matter [...]
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