Archive for February 26th, 2019

If you don’t want a nuclear war, hope Trump does these things in his summit with N Korea’s Kim Jong Un

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Fox News | 6:00 AM

No matter what President Trump says or does when he holds a second historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday and Thursday in Vietnam, he will never [...]
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N Korea warns US sceptics as Kim heads for summit with Trump

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

North Korea warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to listen to US critics who were disrupting efforts to improve ties, as its leader, Kim Jong Un, made his way across [...]
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N Korea has been studying Vietnam’s reforms for years

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

* Delegations from the reclusive nation have been visiting Vietnam over the last three years and they are “very interested” in the economic transition of the [...]
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US asked Russia for advice before Trump-Kim summit Ifax

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

The United States asked Russia for advice before the US and North Korean leaders meet in Vietnam later this week, Russian Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday, [...]
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Huawei takes fight with US over spying fears to top mobile fair

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

Huawei unveiled a new foldable smartphone on Sunday on the eve of the world’s top mobile fair in Barcelona and hit out against Washington’s campaign to bar it [...]
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China not ready to push for denuclearisation, say experts

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

China will be watching the Trump-Kim theatre unfold in neighbouring Vietnam with interest, but a looming deadline to end its trade war with the United States and preparations [...]
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China says ‘preventive’ work in Xinjiang detention camps should be applauded

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Government steps up outreach to foreign envoys, explaining its achievements in the region home to Muslim minorities China’s counter-terrorism and de-radicalisation [...]
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China’s policy on Australian coal is ‘as dark and impenetrable as night’ and that’s how it wants it

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

“Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night,” is one of many maxims in The Art of War penned by the Chinese general, military strategist and philosopher Sun [...]
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China’s gene-edited babies may have enhanced intelligence due to genetic quirk

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | BRG | 6:00 AM

Late last year, a Chinese scientist named He Jiankui boldly declared that he had produced what would be the world’s first genetically modified humans. In working with [...]
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US, Chinese negotiators discuss enforcement in Sunday trade talks  source

US, Chinese negotiators discuss enforcement in Sunday trade talks source

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

US and Chinese negotiators on Sunday are discussing tariffs and an enforcement mechanism for a potential trade deal after making good progress on structural issues during [...]
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Chinese firm behind the ‘Amazon Coat’ hits jackpot in US, eschews China

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

When Kevin Chiu left his job in 2012 to try his luck at starting an online apparel business in a rural Chinese city, his main goal was to carve out more time to spend with [...]
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China scrubs social media as Kim train trundles south

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

Chinese censors raced to scrub online discussions about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s whereabouts Monday as his armoured train trundled southward to Vietnam for his [...]
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Trump delays tariff hike on Chinese goods, citing trade talk progress

Trump delays tariff hike on Chinese goods, citing trade talk progress

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

President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would delay an increase in US tariffs on Chinese goods thanks to “productive” trade talks and that he and Chinese [...]
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Trump sees ‘very big news’ in China trade talks in next week or two

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

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he wants to make a trade deal with Beijing that will be great for both the United States and China and that there could be [...]
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Huawei takes fight with US over spying fears to top mobile fair

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

Huawei unveiled a new foldable smartphone on Sunday on the eve of the world’s top mobile fair in Barcelona and hit out against Washington’s campaign to bar it [...]
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