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China will continue to suspend extra tariffs on US vehicles, auto parts

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

China’s State Council said on Sunday that the country would continue to suspend additional tariffs on US vehicles and auto parts after April 1, in a goodwill gesture [...]
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China manufacturing bounced back in March, in unexpected good news for economy

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

China’s manufacturing sector unexpectedly returned to growth for the first time in four months in March, in a sign that government stimulus measures may be gaining [...]
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Chinese biker busted for handwritten driver’s licence says Liuzhou police had been ‘fine’ with it for months

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

A traffic police officer in southern China with years of experience thought he had seen everything until he pulled over a motorbike rider with a handwritten ID and licence. [...]
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Commentary: No more 10pct growth for China but is 6pct so bad?

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Commentators have highlighted the risks of the Chinese economy slowing down, pointing to signs of a middle-income trap, but such fears may be unfounded, says Yale [...]
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At least 7 killed in China’s latest industrial accident

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

At least seven people were killed and five injured Sunday when a container containing scrap metal exploded in the latest in a series of industrial accidents in eastern China. [...]
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China defines norms for breast cancer treatment

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

China has decided to promote a package for breast cancer prevention and treatment standards across the country, hoping to prolong patients’ survival and narrow the [...]
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China expands curbs on fentanyl, blames US for its abuse

China expands curbs on fentanyl, blames US for its abuse

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

China will expand the range of fentanyl-related substances it defines as controlled narcotics, a Chinese security official said on Monday, blaming US culture for abuse of the [...]
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China’s factory activity unexpectedly grows in March, a private survey shows

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

Manufacturing activity in China expanded unexpectedly in March at its fastest pace in eight months, a private survey showed on Monday. The Caixin/Markit Manufacturing [...]
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Grindr’s Chinese owner says no deal with US yet on sale, in response to potential blackmail concerns

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

Beijing Kunlun Technology, the Chinese owner of Grindr, says it has yet to reach any agreement with US authorities in response to reports that the firm has been forced to [...]
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Chinese yuan, Australian dollar lifted by upbeat China factory surveys

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

A surprise improvement in Chinese factory activity supported the yuan and Australian dollar on Monday, and provided a broader boost to investors’ risk appetite, giving [...]
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Macau casino revenue dips 0.4pct in March

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

Gambling revenue in the Chinese territory of Macau dipped 0.4 percent in March year-on-year, as slowing economic growth and the Sino-US trade war turned off high-roller [...]
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China’s Xi says West has long-term economic, military superiority

China’s Xi says West has long-term economic, military superiority

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

Developed Western nations have long-term economic, technological and military advantages over China and the Communist Party has to realise that some people will use the [...]
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Call for UK to ban patients travelling to China for ‘organ tourism’

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Forty MPs back effort before inquiry into allegations of forced organ harvesting UK patients should be banned from travelling to China for transplant surgery, the government [...]
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Working in shifts may increase heart disease risks

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

People who work in shifts are at heightened danger of heart disease and the risk increases with years they work in shifts, finds a Chinese study of more than 300,000 people. [...]
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China to build 6-8 reactors a year to meet 2030 development goals executive

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

China will be able to build six to eight nuclear reactors a year if project approval processes return to normal as expected in the near future, the chair of the state-owned [...]
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