Archive for December 1st, 2018

Ex-Interpol chief ousted from China top advisory body

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:14 AM

The former Chinese head of Interpol, who is facing a corruption case in his home country, has been expelled from China’s top political advisory board, state media said [...]
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China hopes for positive results from US talks at the G-20 summit

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:14 AM

* China is hoping for “positive results” in resolving a trade dispute with the United States at a G-20 summit in Argentina, the commerce ministry said. The [...]
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China halts work by team on gene-edited babies

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:14 AM

China’s government ordered a halt Thursday to work by a medical team that claimed to have helped make the world’s first gene-edited babies, as a group of leading [...]
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Bytedance fined by Chinese regulator over illegal medical advertisements

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:14 AM

A Chinese regulator has fined ByteDance, the world’s most valuable start-up, for publishing illegal medical advertisements in the news and short-video app [...]
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The US and China relationship is in shambles. It could get worse at G20.

The US and China relationship is in shambles. It could get worse at G20.

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VOX | 6:14 AM

President Donald Trump will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping for a working dinner during the G20 summit this week, and it looks like it will be a missed chance to improve [...]
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Business leaders hail Russia’s booming energy ties with China

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:14 AM

* As Russia’s relationships with the West become increasingly fragile amid ongoing economic sanctions, Moscow continues to look towards China for economic opportunities [...]
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Trump has ‘silent’ support of world leaders to strike ‘hard bargain’ with China: Ex-NATO ambassador

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:14 AM

* President Trump has the “silent support” of world leaders who are also victims of Chinese trade practices, says former ambassador Nick Burns. * “I bet a [...]
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Why Communist China Is Home to So Many Billionaires

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | Fortune | 6:14 AM

It’s official now that Jack Ma, chair of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd, is a member of the Communist Party. He’s also the richest of a [...]
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China rejects US academic report calling for retaliatory action

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:14 AM

Chinese media on Friday hit back at a US academic report which urged the United States to engage in “tit-for-tat” retaliation to counter what it said was [...]
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China factory gauge lower, adding to economic gloom

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:14 AM

China’s factory activity weakened in November, an industry group reported Friday, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of talks between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi [...]
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China pollution cover-ups ‘extremely stupid’environment ministry

China pollution cover-ups ‘extremely stupid’environment ministry

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:14 AM

Attempts by Chinese companies and local governments to conceal pollution violations are “extremely stupid” and will not succeed, China’s environment [...]
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More than 200 runners banned after cheating in China marathon

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:14 AM

More than 200 runners have been disqualified from the Shenzhen half marathon after widespread cheating was uncovered following the race on November 25, Chinese state-run [...]
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Chinese tech companies are now keeping detailed records of users’ activity

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:14 AM

Chinese internet companies have started keeping detailed records of their users’ personal information and online activity. The new rules from China’s internet [...]
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US sends guided-missile cruiser to South China Sea to challenge ‘excessive’ Chinese claims

US sends guided-missile cruiser to South China Sea to challenge ‘excessive’ Chinese claims

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:14 AM

The US Navy confirmed on Thursday that it conducted a “freedom of navigation” operation by sending a guided-missile cruiser, USS Chancellorsville, near the [...]
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China factory activity softens amid trade war

01-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:14 AM

China’s factory activity fizzled in November, official data showed Friday, in the latest sign that the world’s second-largest economy is losing steam in the midst [...]
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