Archive for November 27th, 2019

Korea, Indonesia boost defense industry cooperation on Asean summit

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Defense industry cooperation between South Korea and Indonesia is expected to go further as the leaders of the two countries agreed to elevate bilateral cooperation in [...] » More

World Bank bond insures Philippines against natural disaster losses up to 225 million USD

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

The World Bank said on Monday it has issued two tranches of catastrophe-linked bonds (CAT bonds) in order to provide the Philippines with financial protection of up to 75 [...] » More

China summons US ambassador to protest against HK rights bill

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China’s foreign ministry summoned US Ambassador Terry Branstad on Monday to protest against the passing in the US Congress of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy [...] » More

Here’s how the US can beat China in the race for dominance in next generation networks

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

While China has embraced next generation networks at a faster pace, experts say the US still has some advantages in the competition for dominance. China rolled out its 5G [...] » More

‘China is the enemy’ on trade, not Trump  Cramer blasts media over love of Chinese leader Xi

‘China is the enemy’ on trade, not Trump Cramer blasts media over love of Chinese leader Xi

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

China’s hand in cementing a phase one trade deal with the US keeps getting weaker even though many American media outlets keep reporting otherwise because they seem to [...] » More

Australian police to probe ‘Chinese spy’ claims

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Australian police will open a formal investigation into explosive claims by a self-styled Chinese spy who defected Down Under with an apparent trove of sensitive [...] » More

UK calls for UN access to Chinese detention camps in Xinjiang

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

The UK has urged China to give United Nations observers “immediate and unfettered access” to detention camps in Xinjiang, where more than a million people from [...] » More

Chinese importers scoop up Brazilian soybeans amid US trade uncertainty

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Chinese buyers scooped up at least 20 cargoes of Brazilian soybeans last week due to uncertainty over a trade deal with the United States that sent them rushing to lock in [...] » More

China, US to continue talks on ‘phase one’ trade deal: Xinhua

China, US to continue talks on ‘phase one’ trade deal: Xinhua

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Top US and Chinese negotiators held phone talks on Tuesday and agreed to keep in touch over “remaining issues” for a “phase one” trade deal between [...] » More

China dismisses claims of interference in Australia as ‘nothing but lies’

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

The Chinese government has dismissed allegations of espionage in Australia including plans to install a pro-Beijing plant in parliament as “nothing but lies”, [...] » More

China’s top diplomat strongly condemns US lawmakers’ HK legislation Xinhua

China’s top diplomat strongly condemns US lawmakers’ HK legislation Xinhua

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China’s top diplomat Yang Jiechi said China strongly condemns the US legislation supporting protesters in Hong Kong, in an interview with the official Xinhua. [...] » More

Chinese papers avoid details of HK’s democratic election landslide

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Major news outlets in China have largely avoided detailed reporting of district council election results in Hong Kong, where pro-democracy candidates scored a landslide [...] » More

Australian police open probe into ‘Chinese spy’ claims

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Australian police have opened an investigation into explosive claims by a self-styled Chinese spy who defected Down Under with an apparent trove of sensitive intelligence. [...] » More

China, US officials: ‘Phase one’ trade deal could slide into next year

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

Chinese and US officials say a “phase one” of the trade deal between the countries could slide into next year, Reuters reported Monday. Chinese and US officials, [...] » More

US-China trade war: Liu He, Robert Lighthiser and Steven Mnuchin hold phone call on core concerns over phase one deal

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Top trade negotiators from China and the United States held a telephone conversation on Tuesday morning, discussing their core concerns and agreeing to maintain communication [...] » More