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Why China Blocked Wikipedia in All Languages

23-May-2019 Intellasia | SLate | 6:00 AM

Welcome to Source Notes, a Future Tense column about the internet’s knowledge ecosystem. The Chinese government has long been suspicious of Wikipedia. It’s been [...]
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More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

23-May-2019 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

A couple weeks ago, after trade talks fell apart, President Trump raised tariffs on Chinese imports from 10 percent to 25%. The tariffs apply to a third of everything about [...]
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US-China tensions escalating as the countries mark 40 years of ‘normalised’ relations

23-May-2019 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

You might’ve expected celebrations this year to mark 40 years since the US and China “normalised” relations. These kind of anniversaries are usually met [...]
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Chinese ambassador on trade talks: The US ‘changes its mind so often’

23-May-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

* “It is quite clear it is the US side that, more than once, changed its mind overnight, and broke the tentative deal already reached,” Chinese ambassador Cui [...]
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The US DOC gives Huawei a 90-day window to support existing devices

23-May-2019 Intellasia | Ars Technica | 6:00 AM

The Trump administration is working to ban Huawei products from the US market and ban US companies from supplying the Chinese company with software and components. The move [...]
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The Trump Administration’s Approach to Huawei Risks Repeating China’s Mistakes

23-May-2019 Intellasia | Slate | 6:00 AM

The US has long criticised China for using “national security” as an excuse for trade protectionism. Now the US might be playing the same game. Last week, the US [...]
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Huawei can keep sending software updates to phones for three months, US says

22-May-2019 Intellasia | The Verge | 6:00 AM

Huawei will be able to keep sending software updates to its phones for the next three months despite an effective sales ban in the United States, after receiving a temporary [...]
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US DHS warns of data threat from Chinese-made drones

22-May-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US Department of Homeland Security has warned US firms of the risks to company data from Chinese-made drones, according to a notice reviewed by Reuters on Monday. The [...]
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Rare-earth stocks in China soar after visit by Xi Jinping spotlights US dependence on key element in hi-tech products

22-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Rare earth stocks are soaring in China for a second day after President Xi Jinping visited one of the country’s major rare earths facilities and talks of trade [...]
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Huawei apt to be stripped of Google services after US ban

22-May-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Huawei could quickly lose its grip on the No. 2 ranking in worldwide cellphone sales after Google announced it would comply with US government restrictions meant to punish [...]
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China tariffs could force ‘widespread store closures’ and put $40 billion in sales at risk

22-May-2019 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:00 AM

The trade war with China could cause prices to rise on everything from toys to clothing, but it also could lead to “widespread store closures,” according to a [...]
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Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei says clash with the US was ‘inevitable’

22-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Huawei Technologies founder Ren Zhengfei said he foresaw the clash with the US government, saying it was a matter of time before the Chinese telecommunications equipment [...]
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Morgan Stanley: More tariffs on China could trigger a global recession

22-May-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

* “If talks stall, no deal is agreed upon and the US imposes 25 percent tariffs on the remaining $300 billion of imports from China, we see the global economy heading [...]
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US spy chiefs used classified info to warn tech execs about doing business with China

22-May-2019 Intellasia | The Verge | 6:00 AM

Politicians say companies need to be aware of Chinese threat US intelligence chiefs have been briefing Silicon Valley tech execs about the possible dangers of doing business [...]
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US-China trade uncertainty is ‘the enemy of growth,’ OECD warns as it slashes forecasts

22-May-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

* Trade tensions between the US and China are a danger investment and growth, the secretary general of the OECD warned Monday. * Trade talks between the US and China appear [...]
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