Archive for September 11th, 2019

N Korea says it will resume talks but adds pressure with new launches

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North Korea fired a new round of short-range projectiles on Tuesday, South Korean officials said, only hours after it signalled a new willingness to resume stalled [...]
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N Korea fires another round of projectiles

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

North Korea launched two unidentified projectiles from South Pyongan Province toward the East Sea, also known as the Sea of Japan, on Tuesday morning, South Korea’s [...]
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Trump’s trade war with China is hurting farmers, but they won’t abandon him yet

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VOX | 6:02 AM

Iowa farmers are decidedly anxious about the trade war with China. But that doesn’t mean they’re ready to ditch Trump over it. “The trade war is something [...]
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China’s factory prices fall faster as weak demand hits economy

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The prices Chinese firms pay factories for their goods fell last month at the fastest pace in three years, official data showed Tuesday, as slackening demand and the bruising [...]
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House GOP leader McCarthy: ‘Timing is right’ for US-China trade talks as both sides feel pain

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

California Rep. Kevin McCarthy says China’s economy is being hurt by US tariffs, he also sees the “effects inside America.” However, McCarthy says the US [...]
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China’s consumer price index remains flat despite almost 50 per cent spike in cost of pork

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

China’s consumer price index remained flat in August despite pork prices rising close to 50 per cent from a year earlier, drawing some ridicule from online users. The [...]
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The ‘Apple of China’ expanded into 80 new markets in four years. Here’s how Xiaomi grew so rapidly

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

* Creating premium smartphones and selling them at low price points is what made Xiaomi find success throughout China, and the same strategy would later be its secret to [...]
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China angered after German foreign minister meets HK activist

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China expressed anger on Tuesday after German Foreign minister Heiko Maas met prominent Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong, saying that no foreign country had a right to [...]
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‘Hostile action’: China warns of serious consequences if Britain and US send ships into disputed waters

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

China will view the sending of British and the US warships into disputed waters it claims its own as “hostile action” with serious consequences, senior officials [...]
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump glosses over US pain from trade war

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

President Donald Trump is sticking to his distorted picture of the consequences of his trade war with China, refusing to acknowledge the US is feeling any pain. His remarks [...]
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Harry Kazianis: China is the new evil empire, and Trump is using Reagan’s playbook to defeat it

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:02 AM

The Trump administration, despite constant criticism at home and overseas, has made the right decision in taking on China. And yet, very few pundits and so-called experts [...]
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Chinese state media denounces HK protesters seeking US support

Chinese state media denounces HK protesters seeking US support

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

This story is being published by POLITICO as part of a content partnership with the South China Morning Post. It originally appeared on scmp.com on September 9, 2019. Chinese [...]
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New era at Alibaba as Jack Ma rides into the sunset

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Japan’s Tokyo Electric Power will have to dump radioactive water from its destroyed Fukushima nuclear power plant into the Pacific Ocean as it runs out of room to store [...]
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US-China trade war ‘may not be such a bad thing’: Indian foreign minister

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

The ongoing trade war between the United States and China “may not be such a bad thing” if it results in fairer market access all over the world, India’s [...]
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China to become more selective in supporting distressed banks, say Moody’s and Fitch

11-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

China is expected to continue to extend support to problematic banks, but authorities will be selective in their approach after pumping in billions of yuan to bail out three [...]
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