Archive for June 4th, 2019

China says trade war ‘has not made America great again’

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Washington’s escalating trade war with Beijing has not “made America great again” and has instead damaged the American economy, China said Sunday, warning [...]
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China sends message at Shangri-La Dialogue amid tight media control

China sends message at Shangri-La Dialogue amid tight media control

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

China used the Shangri-La Dialogue to reinforce its stance on sensitive security issues such as the South China Sea and Taiwan, but tight media control undermined its efforts [...]
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Chinese defence minister says Tiananmen crackdown was justified

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese Defence minister Wei Fenghe said on Sunday that the bloody crackdown on protesters around Beijing’s Tiananmen Square 30 years ago was the “correct” [...]
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Tiananmen Square crackdown, Xinjiang… China’s defence minister says Beijing got them both right

Tiananmen Square crackdown, Xinjiang… China’s defence minister says Beijing got them both right

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

China’s Defence minister Wei Fenghe on Sunday defended Beijing’s handling of the bloody crackdown in Tiananmen Square in 1989 and its current use of [...]
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China says US can’t use pressure to force trade deal

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States cannot use pressure to force a trade deal on China, a senior Chinese official and trade negotiator said on Sunday, refusing to be drawn on whether the [...]
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China blames US for trade dispute, says it won’t back down

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China fired back at the US Sunday over the two nations’ trade dispute, issuing a report that blamed the conflict on the Trump administration but refrained from [...]
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Beijing warns US farmers may lose China market for good, but plays down tariffs impact at home

Beijing warns US farmers may lose China market for good, but plays down tariffs impact at home

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Farmers in the United States cannot afford to lose the Chinese market, but farmers in China will be able to withstand the impact of American tariffs, according to a top [...]
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Xinhua Headlines: China publishes white paper on trade consultations, revealing US backtracking

Xinhua Headlines: China publishes white paper on trade consultations, revealing US backtracking

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:00 AM

China published a white paper Sunday denouncing US unilateral and protectionist measures, criticising its backtracking on Sino-US trade talks, and demonstrating China’s [...]
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China to issue warning on risk of studying in US editor

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China warned students and academics on Monday about risks involved in studying in the United States, pointing to limits on the duration of visas and visa refusals, amid a [...]
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China’s manufacturers enjoy stable May after boost in export orders despite US trade war, survey shows

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Manufacturers in China enjoyed a surprisingly strong performance in May, supported by a rebound in new export orders after the announcement by the United States that it would [...]
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Illinois man set for trial in missing Chinese scholar case

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A former University of Illinois graduate student is set to stand trial in the 2017 disappearance and suspected killing of a visiting scholar from China a case in which the [...]
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Huawei trade secrets lawsuit opens in Texas amid spying allegations

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Huawei Technologies, the Chinese telecommunications equipment supplier fighting a US sales ban, kicks off a trade secrets lawsuit in the United States on Monday against a [...]
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Tiananmen’s key moments: hope crushed by soldiers and tanks

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tuesday marks the 30th anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown in Beijing where Chinese troops fired on peaceful protesters, drawing global condemnation. Students [...]
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US-provoked trade friction perils entire world: white paper

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:00 AM

The China-US economic and trade friction provoked by the United States damages the interests of both countries and of the wider world, according to a white paper titled [...]
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Tiananmen ‘immunised China against turmoil’: Chinese daily

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Chinese state-run daily defended the government’s handling of the Tiananmen protests on Monday, saying it “immunised” China against turmoil in a rare [...]
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