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China says hopes US, N Korea dialogue can continue

China says hopes US, N Korea dialogue can continue

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that it hopes dialogue and communication between the United States and North Korea can continue. Ministry spokesman Lu Kang [...]
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China lost 161 billionaires because its stock markets tanked

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

China’s recent stock market turmoil has dealt a heavy blow to the ranks of its super-rich. The number of billionaires in Greater China, which includes Taiwan and Hong [...]
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Macau’s Galaxy Entertainment posts 29 pct rise in 2018 profit

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Macau casino operator Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd posted a 29 percent rise in profit for 2018 due to robust demand from gamblers in the world’s biggest casino hub. [...]
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US still sends lots of lobster to China, but tariff a worry

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

America is still sending millions of pounds of lobster to China, but members of the seafood industry remain on edge about the future of the United States’ relationship [...]
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China’s new veterans’ law to be reviewed at National People’s Congress next week

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

China’s top legislative body is set to review the first draft of a new law designed to better protect the interests of the country’s 57 million war veterans, [...]
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China drafts rules on biotech after gene-editing scandal

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China has unveiled draft regulations on gene editing and other potentially risky biomedical technologies after a Chinese scientist’s claim of helping to create [...]
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China’s ‘horizontal skyscraper’ attraction nears completion

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Dubbed an engineering marvel, the highly anticipated Raffles City Chongqing project in China is nearly complete. Devised by world-renowned architect Moshe Safdie, it measures [...]
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The slowdown in China’s economy just cost 1,400 Illinois autoworkers their jobs

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The plunge in auto sales in China has made its way to the US heartland. Nearly 1,400 autoworkers in Belvidere, Illinois, will lose their jobs as a result of weak demand in [...]
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China urges ‘objective’ view of Xinjiang after Turkey criticism

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Countries should take an “objective” view of Chinese policy in Xinjiang and stop saying the wrong thing, China’s government said on Wednesday, after Turkey [...]
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China’s CDH targets raising $1 billion in venture capital arm sources

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s CDH Investments is aiming to raise nearly $1 billion in dollar and yuan funds through its venture and growth capital arm to invest in sectors including [...]
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IMAX posts first drop in annual profit since 2016 as investments in expansion outpaced growth in box-office receipts

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

IMAX China Holding, a unit of the Canadian company that patented wide-format film, posted its first decline in annual earnings since 2016, as its investments for expanding [...]
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US Army estimates Russian capability will peak in 2028, China’s in 2030

US Army estimates Russian capability will peak in 2028, China’s in 2030

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US Army estimates the Russian army’s military capabilities will peak in 2028, closely followed by the Chinese around 2030, giving the United States almost a decade [...]
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Xiaomi sets up artificial intelligence and big data departments to sharpen focus in tech race

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Xiaomi, the world’s fourth-biggest smartphone maker, announced the creation of three artificial intelligence-related departments in another reshuffle to transform the [...]
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China drafts rules on biotech after gene editing scandal

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China has unveiled draft regulations on gene editing and other potentially risky biomedical technologies after a Chinese scientist’s claim of helping to create [...]
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Rising Chinese political star Wang Junzheng confirmed in Xinjiang security role

Rising Chinese political star Wang Junzheng confirmed in Xinjiang security role

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Wang Junzheng, one of the Chinese Communist Party’s rising stars, has officially taken over as the party secretary in charge of law and order in Xinjiang. Xinjiang [...]
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