Archive for September 13th, 2019

Trump’s ‘small concession’ doesn’t mean the trade war with China is ending, experts say

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

Trump’s ‘small concession’ doesn’t mean the trade war with China is ending, experts say * US President Donald Trump said in a Twitter post on [...]
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US companies are canceling investment into China at a faster clip, survey shows

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

* The American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai says its latest member survey shows many US businesses in China are getting hurt by tariffs, prompting them to move more [...]
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India wants industry protected in China-backed trade deal: minister

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

India will only sign a 16-member Asia-Pacific trade pact if its local industry is protected and if the deal would not lead to indiscriminate imports, the trade minister said [...]
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Foody tale ending: Shanghai Disney allows food, but not durian

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

Disney’s Shanghai theme park is loosening a ban on outside food in the wake of a lawsuit, but the home of Mickey Mouse still won’t tolerate visitors taking in [...]
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Chinese woman guilty of trespassing at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

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

A Chinese woman who stirred fears of espionage when she entered President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort carrying multiple mobile phones and a malware-spiked thumb [...]
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China is dividing the world over genetic engineering research

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

If you want to conduct groundbreaking but contentious biological research, go to China. Last year, Chinese scientist He Jiankui announced he had created the world’s [...]
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Huawei’s Ren Zhengfei ready to sell 5G tech to a Western buyer to help create rival, level playing field

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

Ren Zhengfei, the billionaire founder and chief executive of Huawei Technologies, said he is ready to share its 5G technology with potential western buyers. Ren said Huawei [...]
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China ‘must clean up its cyber act’ for Huawei to be used in 5G network

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

UK defence secretary urges code of ‘fair play’ as he says decision on firm coming soon The defence secretary has said China needs to modify its cyber-behaviour [...]
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Crushing it: Argentine farmers cheer China soymeal deal while US growers fret

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

Argentine soy farmers and crushers expect a boost in demand next year after the South American grains giant won long-sought approval from China to export soymeal to the [...]
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Trump offers delay in tariff hike, responding to Chinese gesture

Trump offers delay in tariff hike, responding to Chinese gesture

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

After an apparent conciliatory move by China, US President Donald Trump on Wednesday made one of his own, announcing that he agreed to delay an increase in tariffs on $250 [...]
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China detains man who reportedly shared images of troops at HK border

China detains man who reportedly shared images of troops at HK border

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

Lee Meng-chu from Taiwan held on state security charges after going missing weeks ago China has detained a Taiwanese man on state security charges after he reportedly [...]
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There’s A Growing Sore Spot In Israeli-US Relations: China

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | NPR | 6:02 AM

The Trump administration has shown unwavering support for the Israeli government, except for one major criticism: China’s growing influence in the Israeli economy. [...]
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China tariff move cheers Wall Street

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

Wall Street stocks edged higher Wednesday after China removed some US goods from its tariff list while in Europe stocks ended higher despite investors giving a lukewarm [...]
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Duterte to ‘ignore’ SCS ruling For 60-40 deal with China

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Duterte administration will ignore the 2016 international arbitral court ruling favouring the Philippine position on the South China Sea to ensure “economic [...]
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Beijing set to exit list of world’s top 200 most-polluted cities: data

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

China’s capital of Beijing is on track to drop out from the list of the world’s top 200 most-polluted cities this year, with hazardous smog concentrations falling [...]
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