Archive for December 29th, 2016

China renews calls for tighter cyberspace security: CAC

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s top cybersecurity body reaffirmed its commitment to heightened cybersecurity surveillance on Tuesday, calling for increased scrutiny of local and foreign [...]
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China’s Cyber Strategy Stresses Securing Infrastructure

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Newly released framework summarises goals enumerated in regulations adopted over the past year China’s internet regulator issued the country’s first cyber [...]
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As China Pivots, Donald Trump Risks Fighting an Old War

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

President-elect’s emerging policy highlights trade retaliation as Beijing shifts to a form of high-tech protectionism To see the potential pitfalls in Donald [...]
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China police need to root out ‘pernicious influence’ of jailed security chief

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s Public Security Ministry, which runs the police, needs to deepen efforts to root out the “pernicious influence” of jailed former domestic security [...]
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Chinese carrier docks after drill amid new tension over Taiwan

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s sole aircraft carrier has arrived at a naval base on the southern Chinese province of Hainan, a senior Taiwanese military officer said on Wednesday, after [...]
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US, China may fall into ‘cycle of retaliation’ next year on trade: Economist

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The US and China may fall into a “cycle of retaliation” next year after president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration as he takes action on trade against the [...]
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China’s trade outlook darkens as US under Trump ‘looks most hostile since Korean War’

China’s trade outlook darkens as US under Trump ‘looks most hostile since Korean War’

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Chance of all-out trade war between world’s No 1 and No 2 economies remains slim, but trade tensions to rise significantly during Trump presidency, say analysts China [...]
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Chinese investors buy stake in mapping firm HERE

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Two Chinese companies and Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC have agreed to buy a 10 percent stake in a digital mapping company controlled by Germany’s leading [...]
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China house price growth tops global rankings, 40pct gain in some cities

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFR | 6:00 AM

The surging housing markets of Sydney and Melbourne pale in comparison to the boom in China that has pushed prices up by 40 per cent in some major cities. Chinese cities [...]
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China to pump even more money into Pakistan for China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

On their part, critics in China are worried about the already high and the continually escalating security costs+ China is bearing for its most ambitious foreign project. [...]
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Trump’s 180-Degree Turn on China Policy

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The US-China relationship is ending 2016 on its most ominous note in years. President-elect Donald Trump has questioned the one-China policy that has been the default [...]
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China’s latest luxury phone packs a massive 7000mAh battery

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Engadget | 6:00 AM

Many luxury smartphone makers see their work mainly as a matter of wrapping an ordinary device in upscale materials, maybe adding a concierge service and calling it a day. [...]
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China to build major visitor centre on Mount Everest

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | News.com.au | 6:00 AM

MOUNT Everest is one of the most alluring places on Earth. Tens of thousands of tourists trek through Nepal to reach the base camp each year, while thousands more attempt to [...]
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China’s Internet Firms Take Their Fight to New Arena

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Alibaba, Tencent and others are expanding rapidly in e-commerce and mobile payments in Southeast Asia A new battleground is emerging for China’s internet companies: a [...]
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China’s growth ‘reassuring’ for global economic confidence

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China will meet its growth target of 6.5 percent to 7 percent growth this year, a reassuring sign for a “weak and vulnerable” global economy, state news agency [...]
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