Archive for October 10th, 2019

China tempers optimism for a trade deal, says ‘stay tuned’ for blacklist retaliation

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

* Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said “stay tuned,” when asked whether China would retaliate for the blacklist over alleged human rights [...] » More

China’s surveillance tech is spreading globally, raising concerns about Beijing’s influence

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

China’s push to export its surveillance technology via some of its biggest companies, including to liberal democracies, has raised concerns because of the risk of data [...] » More

Modi to host summit with China’s Xi on October 11-12

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Narendra Modi will welcome Chinese President Xi Jinping at an informal summit this week, the Indian foreign ministry said on Wednesday, their talks coming at a [...] » More

China’s stocks regulator bares its teeth, ejecting drugmaker Changsheng from Shenzhen bourse for faking vaccine data

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Changsheng Bio-technology, a biopharmaceutical company that rattled China’s drug industry last year by forging data on vaccines, will be delisted from the Shenzhen [...] » More

China demands US lift tech curbs, will ‘safeguard’ interests

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

China demanded Washington lift sanctions on Chinese tech companies and warned Wednesday it will “resolutely safeguard” the country’s interests. The Ministry [...] » More

US-China trade war may have ‘milder than feared’ effect on global growth, Fidelity says

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The US-China trade war that has raged for more than a year has weighed on market and business sentiment, but its actual effect on global growth could be “milder than [...] » More

Xinjiang: The making of China’s farwest police state

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

China’s all-encompassing security crackdown in Xinjiang has turned the northwest regionhome to most of the country’s ethnic Uighur populationinto a place [...] » More

US restricts Chinese visas over Uighur violations, drawing angry response from Beijing

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

The United States has imposed visa restrictions on Chinese officials for the detention or abuse of Muslim minorities, in a move that has angered Beijing, but a US official [...] » More

The tiger that didn’t purr: For Xi Jinping, it’s not personal, it’s just business

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

President Donald Trump takes pride in his ability to charm and cajole competitors, skills he honed as a private real estate developer and that he now applies to international [...] » More

China warns Apple against ‘reckless’ support of HK protesters

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

China’s state media accused Apple Wednesday of supporting pro-democracy protesters, warning the US tech giant would suffer consequences for its “unwise and [...] » More

US curbs China officials’ visas, demands end to Uighur ‘repression’

US curbs China officials’ visas, demands end to Uighur ‘repression’

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The United States said Tuesday it would curb visas for Chinese officials until Beijing ends its “repression” of Uighurs and other Muslims in the western region of [...] » More

China’s heavy-handed reaction to the NBA is just the wake-up call the world needed

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

Many financial journalists and political pundits have been trying for years to get the US public more concerned about China’s increasingly repressive regime and the [...] » More

China, Pakistan vow to strengthen cooperation

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang held talks with Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan here Tuesday, with both sides pledging to enhance cooperation between the two countries. Khan [...] » More

Rising US-China tensions dim hopes for end to trade war

Rising US-China tensions dim hopes for end to trade war

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Beijing sharply rebuked Washington on Tuesday for adding some top Chinese artificial intelligence startups to its trade blacklist, dimming hopes for progress in high-level [...] » More

China slams ‘sinister intentions’ of US visa curbs on Xinjiang

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Beijing on Wednesday decried a US decision to restrict visas for Chinese officials linked to the repression of Xinjiang Muslims, and called on Washington to withdraw the [...] » More