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Billionaire JD.com founder lines up next challenge: beating Alibaba

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

With an iron grip, JD.com Inc founder Richard Liu has dragged China’s number two online retailer from a Beijing backwater to a rich New York listing. Beyond the wealth [...]
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Mudslides kill 14 in southwest China, 11 missing

Mudslides kill 14 in southwest China, 11 missing

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Fourteen people were killed and 11 others are still missing after mudslides swept through two villages in southwest China on Monday following days of heavy rain, state news [...]
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China death toll from super typhoon rises to 33 – Xinhua

China death toll from super typhoon rises to 33 – Xinhua

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

- The death toll from a super typhoon, the strongest to hit southern China in 40 years, has risen to 33, state media said on Monday, after leaving at least 77 dead in the [...]
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China police chief investigated for corruption

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The police chief of China’s Tianjin city is being investigated for corruption, authorities said, the third senior security official in the northern port to be targeted [...]
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China ‘spy ship’ at US-led navy exercise off Hawaii

China ‘spy ship’ at US-led navy exercise off Hawaii

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

China says it has the right to send a surveillance ship to monitor a US-led naval exercise, after US media reported the vessel’s presence off Hawaii over the weekend. [...]
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Goldman, Warburg Pincus and others nearing $2bln Huarong deal-sources

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Goldman Sachs and private equity firm Warburg Pincus are among the investors nearing a deal to buy an up to 20 percent stake in China Huarong Asset Management Ltd for about [...]
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Production halted at Samsung China supplier amid child labour probe

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

“Of course it will take some time for us to get back to normal,” he added. Several workers at the plant said they were required to show up for work, but were [...]
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China shuts meat producer supplying McDonald’s, KFC

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Shanghai has shut a factory of US food producer OSI Group for selling out-of-date meat to restaurant giants including McDonald’s and KFC, authorities said Monday, in [...]
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Ten held in China after bus crash inferno kills 43

Ten held in China after bus crash inferno kills 43

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese authorities on Monday detained 10 people after 43 died in a horrific weekend accident when a van carrying inflammable liquid hit a bus on a motorway, state media [...]
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Typhoon kills 11 in Vietnam; China deaths up to 33

Typhoon kills 11 in Vietnam; China deaths up to 33

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A typhoon that barreled into northern Vietnam killed at least 11 people and left several missing, state media said, while in China the death toll from the strongest storm to [...]
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China food scandal spreads, drags in Starbucks, Burger King and McNuggets in Japan

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The latest food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in US coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King Worldwide Inc and others, as well as McDonald’s products as far [...]
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Yum, McDonald’s apologise as new China food scandal hits

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Yum Brands Inc and McDonald’s Corp are facing a new food safety scare in China, denting the fast-food companies’ efforts to shore up reputations and businesses [...]
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Tibet tweeters are Chinese propagandists: rights group

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Beijing has created at least 100 fake Twitter accounts to spread propaganda about Tibet and other Chinese concerns, a campaign group said. The social networking site is [...]
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McDonald’s Japan says it sourced chicken nuggets from Shanghai Husi

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

McDonald’s Holdings Co (Japan) Ltd said Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, which was shut down by local regulators over food safety concerns, had supplied about 20 percent of [...]
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China’s Response to the MH17 Tragedy? Condemn the West

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Despite memories of decades of Cold War frostiness, Beijing is now quite chummy with Moscow On July 18, shortly after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed over eastern [...]
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