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America’s top defense officials say Google’s work in China benefits Beijing’s military

16-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

America’s top two defense officials slammed Google’s work with China on Thursday saying it has “indirectly benefited” Beijing’s military. [...]
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China to vote on foreign investment law

China to vote on foreign investment law

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

China’s rubber-stamp parliament will vote Friday on a foreign investment law that was fast-tracked in what observers see as a bid to facilitate trade talks with the [...]
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China suggests linking an official state visit by Xi to a US trade deal, sources say

China suggests linking an official state visit by Xi to a US trade deal, sources say

16-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

With a US-China trade deal at least weeks away, Chinese negotiators have suggested combining a long-discussed state visit by President Xi Jinping to the United States with [...]
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Treasury yields move higher despite weak US, China data

16-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Government debt yields were higher on Thursday despite data showing anemic wholesale inflation in the US and mixed economic figures from China. At around 3:30 p.m. ET, the [...]
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China’s fight against smog last year may be obscuring just how bad its economy is this year

16-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

As much as China’s latest economic data indicate a slowdown in growth, a look at seasonal factors — and air pollution levels — signals the deceleration [...]
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Huawei CFO wanted to quit job just before arrest, says founder

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

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou had been looking for another job when she was arrested in Canada last December on a US warrant, the [...]
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Huawei targets 50 per cent smartphone market share in China on way to wresting global crown from Samsung

16-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Pos | 6:00 AM

Huawei is targeting to win 50 per cent of the Chinese smartphone market by the end of this year as it seeks to wrest the global sales crown from South Korea’s Samsung. [...]
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60 years ago the Dalai Lama escapes China-ruled Tibet

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

In March 1959 Tibet’s ruler and spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, fled his homeland amid a deadly Chinese crackdown, escaping to India in a gruelling two-week trek. [...]
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China new home prices grew at their slowest pace in 10 months in February, but property market expected to bottom out

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

Prices of new homes in mainland China grew at their slowest pace in 10 months in February, especially in smaller cities, according to the country’s National Bureau of [...]
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Indian groups urge boycott of Chinese goods over stance on Masood Azhar

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

An influential Hindu nationalist group and an Indian traders body called on Thursday for a boycott of Chinese goods after Beijing blocked a move to put a Pakistani militant [...]
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China approves new foreign investment law designed to level domestic playing field for overseas investors

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

China approved its new foreign investment law on Friday, sending the message that Beijing wants to level the playing field for overseas investors and reassure the global [...]
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China does not ask firms to spy on others: premier

China does not ask firms to spy on others: premier

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

China will “never” ask its firms to spy on other nations, Premier Li Keqiang said Friday, amid US warnings that Chinese telecommunications behemoth Huawei poses [...]
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Why US growers are betting the farm on soybeans amid China trade war

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

US farmers are gearing up to plant what could be their third-largest soybean crop ever despite failing to sell a mountain of beans from their last harvest due to a US-China [...]
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Macau extends casino licences for MGM China, SJM until 2022

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

Macau’s government said on Friday it has extended casino concession licences for MGM China and SJM Holdings until 2022 in the world’s largest gambling hub. The [...]
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US mulling measures against those behind abuses in China’s Xinjiang

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

The United States is considering measures against those responsible for human rights violations against Muslims in China’s Xinjiang region, a US State Department [...]
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