Click for Beijing, Beijing Forecast

Category: ChinaSubscribe via RSS Feed

US, Chinese trade negotiators face ‘large amount of work’

29-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Beijing said Thursday US and Chinese negotiators still face a “large amount of work” as they meet for fresh talks aimed at resolving a months-long trade war. US [...]
» More

Exclusive: China makes unprecedented proposals on tech, trade talks progressUS officials

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

China has made unprecedented proposals in talks with the United States on a range of issues including forced technology transfer as the two sides work to overcome remaining [...]
» More

Sony to close smartphone plant in China, shift production to Thailand

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

Sony Corp is closing its Beijing smartphone plant, a spokesman said on Thursday, as the Japanese electronics giant cuts costs in an attempt to make the money-losing handset [...]
» More

US officials order Chinese company to sell Grindr: report

29-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Chinese firm has been ordered by American national security officials to sell popular gay dating app Grindr, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The officials fear [...]
» More

Lost in translation? How verbal mishaps and lack of Chinese-language document threaten US-China trade deal

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

“Misconceptions” may have put more distance between China and the United States in their efforts to reach a deal to end their trade war, according to Michael [...]
» More

Exclusive: China makes unprecedented proposals on tech transfer, trade challenges remainUS officials

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

China has made unprecedented proposals in talks with the United States on a range of issues including forced technology transfer as the two sides work to overcome remaining [...]
» More

Chinese human rights lawyer Wang Yu freed after being detained outside US embassy

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

Wang Yu, the Chinese human rights lawyer who was detained by police outside the US embassy in Beijing on Wednesday night, was released less than 24 hours after she was held, [...]
» More

China launches month-long safety probe after deadly chemical blast

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

China will launch a month-long, nationwide inspection programme into hazardous chemicals, mines and fire safety, the country’s safety watchdog said, following a deadly [...]
» More

Chinese men tricked out of $119,000 by crime gang’s sob story about woman forced into marriage; 30 detained

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

Thirty members of a criminal gang have been detained in east China for allegedly fleecing sympathetic social media users who thought they were helping a woman escape a forced [...]
» More

Pompeo ‘saddened’ as Italy joins China’s mega-project

Pompeo ‘saddened’ as Italy joins China’s mega-project

29-Mar-2019 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo voiced disappointment Wednesday after Italy joined China’s “Silk Road” network of transport and trade links, saying it was [...]
» More

Rock-throwing protesters repel Peru government negotiators in dispute over Chinese copper mine

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

A government negotiating team sent to Peru’s southern copper belt to calm rising tensions at a Chinese-owned mine was repelled by indigenous protesters who hurled rocks [...]
» More

‘Face reality,’ China tells Britain in response to report expressing fears over rights and freedoms in HK

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

The Beijing and Hong Kong governments have insisted that human rights and freedoms have been fully protected in the city, as they rejected British Foreign Secretary Jeremy [...]
» More

Pompeo blasts China ‘shameful hypocrisy’ on Muslims

Pompeo blasts China ‘shameful hypocrisy’ on Muslims

29-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday denounced China’s “shameful hypocrisy” over its treatment of Muslims as he met a former prisoner and [...]
» More

Chinese kindergarten staff disciplined for sharing photos of boys’ genitals

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

Authorities in Shenzhen sacked two senior staff from a kindergarten, detained three and fined another after they were found to have taken and shared images of boys’ [...]
» More

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang talks up ‘steady’ and ‘positive’ economy, as crunch US-China trade war talks kick off in Beijing

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang talks up ‘steady’ and ‘positive’ economy, as crunch US-China trade war talks kick off in Beijing

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

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has attempted to play down the slowdown in China’s economy, in remarks coinciding with the start of the latest high-level trade talks between [...]
» More