Archive for February 21st, 2019

Chinese tourist arrested in US for fighting in public accused of domestic violence

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

Chinese visitors to New York have been advised not to quarrel or fight while in the United States after a man was arrested outside his hotel for getting into a [...]
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China the world’s biggest hacking victim, Chinese report says

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

As the Chinese government rejects claims it is behind the cyber attack on the Australian Parliament, Chinese research shows China is the world’s biggest target of cyber [...]
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Beijing’s Forbidden City in historic light show

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

Beijing’s famed Forbidden City was illuminated at night Tuesday for the first time since it was opened as a museum to celebrate the end of Chinese New Year. The [...]
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Amid trade talks, China urges US to respect its right to develop, prosper

Amid trade talks, China urges US to respect its right to develop, prosper

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

The United States should respect China’s right to develop and become prosperous, the Chinese government’s top diplomat told a visiting US delegation, reiterating [...]
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China’s Bid for Global Tech Supremacy Takes a Little Leap Forward

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Daily Beast | 6:00 AM

Xi Jinping’s “Made in China 2025″ is meant to end China’s reliance on foreign tech advanceswhether stolen or licensed. The new tech board in Shanghai [...]
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China’s top graft buster to go after ‘political deviation’

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | CAN | 6:00 AM

China’s top anti-corruption body will target “political deviation” this year along with continued efforts to stamp out graft, it said on Tuesday (February [...]
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Former New Zealand leader: ‘We need to learn to listen to China’

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

A former New Zealand prime minister has been quoted lavishing praise on China as the country’s current leader continues to deny reports of a rift between Wellington and [...]
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Chinese ‘Ivory Queen’ smuggler sentenced to 15 years jail in Tanzania

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

A prominent Chinese businesswoman dubbed the “Ivory Queen” was sentenced to 15 years in prison by a Tanzanian court on Tuesday for smuggling the tusks of more [...]
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More and more signs point to slower spending in China. Analysts say not to worry

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

* Citigroup’s chief economist for China, Li-gang Liu, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” that he expects Beijing to announce some new measures to boost [...]
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China data leak exposes mass surveillance in Xinjiang

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

A Chinese technology firm has compiled a range of personal information on 2.6 million people in Xinjiangfrom their ethnicity to locationsaccording to a data leak highlighting [...]
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Exclusive: China regulator stops accepting new video game applications to clear backlog sources

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

China’s top content regulator has asked local authorities to stop submitting requests to monetise new video games, while it processes a backlog of applications built up [...]
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China reports first African swine fever outbreak in Guangxi region

China reports first African swine fever outbreak in Guangxi region

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

China said on Tuesday it had confirmed the first outbreak of African swine fever in the Guangxi Autonomous Region in the country’s south, as the highly contagious [...]
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US Chamber of Commerce: China trade deal ‘fails’ if Washington doesn’t win enforcement measures

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

Any trade deal between the US and China will need enforcement mechanisms, an American business association official said. This week, Chinese vice Premier Liu He will visit [...]
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Former New Zealand PM denies writing glowing China op-ed

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

Former New Zealand prime minister Jenny Shipley has denied writing an article in a Chinese state-run daily effusively praising Beijing amid heightened tensions between the [...]
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Korea, China to join Japan-hosted naval meeting

Korea, China to join Japan-hosted naval meeting

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | NHK | 6:00 AM

China and South Korea will each send a senior naval officer to an annual meeting of Asian-Pacific countries hosted by Japan’s Maritime Self-Defense Force. The meeting [...]
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