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China tells US diplomats in HK to stop interfering

10-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

China demanded Thursday that US diplomats based in Hong Kong “stop interfering” in the city’s affairs, after reports that they met with pro-democracy [...]
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INSIGHT-Smart home tech makes inroads into China’s emerging elderly care market

10-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

* A quarter of a billion people in China are 60 and older * Entrepreneurs start to offer home-based smart tech for elderly * Beijing embarks on push to develop aged care [...]
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Trump flirts with currency war in escalating conflict with China

10-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

President Donald Trump on Thursday took a step closer to sparking a currency war in the escalating conflict with China, saying he is not happy with the strong US dollar. [...]
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Herbert Smith Freehills forms Shanghai venture with Kewei, becoming latest global practice to offer legal service in China

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Herbert Smith Freehills has formed a venture to operate in Shanghai, becoming the latest global practice to offer advice and international legal services in China. The firm, [...]
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China imports from US fall 19pct in July amid trade war

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Chinese imports of American goods plunged in July as a tariff war with Washington intensified. Imports of US goods fell 19 percent from a year earlier to $10.9 billion, [...]
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South China Sea: Chinese ship leaves Vietnamese zone, but is it only refuelling?

South China Sea: Chinese ship leaves Vietnamese zone, but is it only refuelling?

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Chinese survey ship embroiled in a long stand-off with Vietnam has left a Vietnamese exclusive economic zone, but signs of possible tensions persist, according to a [...]
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Macau’s casinos count cost of HK’s escalating protests

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Growing protests in the Asian financial centre of Hong Kong are weighing on the neighbouring Chinese territory of Macau as some visitors steer clear of the world’s [...]
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Huawei offers top talent at least five times what their peers are making to join Chinese giant

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Huawei Technologies, which has taken to describing itself as a bullet-ridden warplane, is writing fat pay cheques to woo top talent to join its ranks. “If you are the [...]
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With an eye on Russia, China and a horse, Pentagon chief visits Mongolia

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

US Defense Secretary Mark Esper met senior Mongolian leaders on Thursday in a rare visit to the strategically important nation as the Pentagon seeks to carry out its strategy [...]
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China’s exports unexpectedly rise in July but more US tariffs may weigh on trade

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

* China says US dollar-denominated exports in July rose 3.3 percent from a year ago while imports fell 5.6 percent during the same period. * Economists polled by Reuters had [...]
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The doctor will see you now… over the smartphone as Ping An Good Doctor launches new services, tie-ups to tap China’s unmet demand

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Ping An Healthcare and Technology is set to unveil tie-ups with more than 20 firms including China Mobile and China Everbright Bank, as the mainland’s largest online [...]
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Will the trade war spawn a currency war?

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:02 AM

President Trump’s threat to impose a 10 percent tariff on $300 billion of Chinese imports and his claim that China is deliberately weakening its currency have triggered [...]
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Chinese flag hung from Choa Chu Kang HDB block taken down

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

A Chinese national flag that was hung on the parapet of a Housing Board block in Choa Chu Kang has been taken down, according to a spokesman from its town council on [...]
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China denounces Australian lawmaker’s WW2 Germany remark

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China said on Thursday it “strongly deplores” comments by the head of Australia’s parliamentary intelligence committee, who likened the West’s [...]
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PNG backtracks on China debt refinancing statement

09-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Papua New Guinea prime minister James Marape has backtracked on an announcement saying he had asked China to refinance the country’s $8 billion debt, insisting the [...]
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