Archive for June 7th, 2019

US-China Trade War Will Boost Bitcoin Price to $20,000: Analyst

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Bitcoin needs an escalating US-China trade war to reach its all-time high, an analyst has predicted. | Source: Shutterstock Bitcoin price is unlikely to hit the December 2017 [...]
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China, Russia seek closer economic ties to counter US pressure as Xi Jinping prepares to meet Putin

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Politico | 6:00 AM

The deepening of the economic alliance between Russia and China will be high on the agenda as President Xi Jinping meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on [...]
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Russian, Chinese leaders hail burgeoning ties

Russian, Chinese leaders hail burgeoning ties

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

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday hosted Chinese leader Xi Jinping for Kremlin talks that reflected increasingly close ties between the two countries that were [...]
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Chinese cartoonist slams Twitter for refusing Tiananmen emoji

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

Chinese artist Badiucao, whose anonymous political satire infuriated Beijing and earned him comparisons to Banksy, on Thursday announced a protest campaign against Twitter [...]
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Why Cash Is Quickly Disappearing From China’s EconomyData Sheet

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Fortune | 6:00 AM

Greetings from Hong Kong. Clay Chandler here, filling in for Adam. I’m just back from a few days in Beijing where I marveled anew at how modern China is a becoming a [...]
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China’s Huawei signs deal to develop 5G in Russia

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

China’s Huawei, considered a security threat in the US, on Wednesday signed a deal with Russian telecoms company MTS to develop a 5G network in the country over the [...]
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Chinese president arrives in Moscow for state visit to Russia

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

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived here on Wednesday for a state visit to Russia as the two countries are expected to bring their comprehensive strategic partnership of [...]
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James Carafano: China’s Trump troublesXi discovers that president is not putty in his hands

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:00 AM

Apparently, Chinese Defense minister general Wei Fenghe never read James Hilton’s 1933 novel or saw the movie about the mythical Shangri-La. His speech at this [...]
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Huawei cuts orders to key suppliers after US blacklisting: Nikkei

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

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has cut or canceled orders to major suppliers of components for its smartphones and telecom equipment following its US blacklisting, the Nikkei [...]
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China’s ambassador to Canada reassigned to Paris

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CTV News | 6:00 AM

China’s ambassador to Canada has been reassigned to Europe, leaving both countries without their respective diplomats. CTV News has confirmed that Lu Shaye will move [...]
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China issues 5G licenses to four local firms

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

China’s tech industry ministry on Thursday granted 5G licenses to China Telecom, China Mobile, China Unicom and China Broadcasting Network Corp, marking a major [...]
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Crunch time as exam season starts for China’s university hopefuls

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

For the past six months, the life of 18-year-old Shanghai student Xiao Qing has revolved around preparation for one of China’s annual rites of passage. Every day at [...]
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China’s central bank is poised to cut interest rates amid trade war, economist says

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

* The People’s Bank of China would lower rates twice later in 2019 and once in 2020 as the country’s trade fight with the US heats up, said said Helen Qiao, chief [...]
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Xi meets ‘best and bosom friend’ Putin amid raging US trade war

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Destroying arms control treaties is “unacceptable,” Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday during a bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping [...]
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China’s central bank is poised to cut interest rates amid trade war, economist says

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

* The People’s Bank of China would lower rates twice later in 2019 and once in 2020 as the country’s trade fight with the US heats up, said said Helen Qiao, chief [...]
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