Archive for February 9th, 2019

Yahoo Poll: How do you feel about the Trump-Kim summit being held in Vietnam?

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The second summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will take place in Vietnam over two days at the end of February 2019. Singapore was also considered a possible venue [...]
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Kudlow: There’s ‘a pretty sizable difference’ before a China trade deal happens

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow said Thursday that the administration is hoping for a trade agreement with China but much work remains before anything is finalised. [...]
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Moody’s Investors Services warns big risk to Canadian schools if China pulls students

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Globe and Mail | 6:00 AM

Moody’s Investors Services says three of Canada’s biggest universities would face a cash crunch if Canada’s diplomatic row with China results in the [...]
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China’s multi billion dollar media campaign ‘a major threat for democracies’ around the world

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

In September 2018, billboards adorned with kangaroos and pandas began popping up around Australia’s capital cities as part of a $500 million advertising campaign urging [...]
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China could be a big winner if Donald Trump restricts US uranium imports, experts say

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

China could be a big winner if the Trump administration demands that 25 per cent of United States’ uranium demand is supplied by American mines, experts say. Currently [...]
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Young Chinese are fighting back against scourge of Lunar New Year: interfering relatives

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Even before Lunar New Year was on the horizon, Shen Yi was planning how to avoid her family during the holidays. “I won’t visit them, I just won’t go this [...]
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Batch of 12,000 blood plasma found contaminated with HIV in China

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

A batch of over 12,000 human blood plasma has been found contaminated with HIV in China and the government has launched a probe into the latest medical scandal in the [...]
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The US-China Trade War Could Spread To Venezuela And Africa

The US-China Trade War Could Spread To Venezuela And Africa

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

The next US-China trade war won’t be fought in Washington or Beijing over trade frictions. It will be fought in Venezuela and Africa, where China has been an active [...]
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No talks between Trump and China’s Xi before trade deadline

No talks between Trump and China’s Xi before trade deadline

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not plan to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping before a March 1 deadline set by the two countries to achieve a trade [...]
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China says tests of possibly tainted medical product show no HIV

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China is investigating a manufacturer of medical products following reports that it sold human immunoglobulin for intravenous injection that had possibly been contaminated [...]
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Trump says no Xi meeting expected before trade talks deadline

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump said Thursday he did not expect to meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping before a March 1 deadline in trade war negotiations between the two [...]
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Chinese blood plasma ‘cleared’ as authorities give mixed messages on HIV contamination

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Chinese authorities have made conflicting statements about human blood plasma treatments found to be contaminated with HIV, with the country’s drug watchdog saying it [...]
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Stanford probes faculty ties to China gene-edited baby work

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Stanford University has started a review of interactions that some faculty members had with He Jiankui, the Chinese scientist who claims to have helped make gene-edited [...]
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China has actually been closing for business for the last decade

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Business Insider | 6:00 AM

China has actually been closing its economy for that last 10 years, and now it appears when the country would like to stop, it can’t. At least not without a significant [...]
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Nikon gets Foxconn request to delay equipment installation at China plant

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nikon Corp said Foxconn Technology Group had requested to delay the instalment of equipment at the Taiwanese firm’s new liquid crystal display (LCD) plant in the [...]
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