Archive for October 31st, 2020

‘Trump may go for fourth summit with Kim Jong-un right after re-election’

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 7:28 AM

With the showdown between US President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden just days away, the public and media here are showing an unprecedented level of [...] » More

Boeing’s China aviation business in the spotlight after Beijing announces sanctions on defence unit

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:28 AM

Aerospace giant Boeing is under the spotlight in China, the world’s fastest growing aviation market, after Beijing said it would sanction the Chicago-based firm’s [...] » More

In Tibet, China preaches the material over the spiritual

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:28 AM

Dzekyid, a 54-year-old barley farmer, presents himself as a role model for his neighbours and for the success of China’s efforts to tie economic development to social [...] » More

Analysis: As China’s yuan becomes a Biden election play, PBOC pushes back

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:28 AM

Speculative bets that Joe Biden will win the White House on November 3 and bring a steadier tone to rocky Sino-US relations have turbocharged the strongest yuan rally in [...] » More

China’s J-20 stealth fighter shown in training dogfight on state television

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:28 AM

China’s air force has stepped up combat training exercises involving its J-20 stealth fighters, according to state media, as tensions in the region continue to mount. [...] » More

How Trump, Biden’s U.S-China trade goals stack up

How Trump, Biden’s U.S-China trade goals stack up

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | Finance.Yahoo | 7:28 AM

Yahoo Finance’s Brian Sozzi and Alexis Christoforous discuss the US-China trade war with Chad Bown, Reginald Jones Senior Fellow and Peterson Institute for [...] » More

China’s most-controlled region is facing the country’s biggest coronavirus outbreak in months

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | CNN | 7:28 AM

Xinjiang, the heavily policed region of western China where the government has been accused of detaining more than a million Muslims, is facing a new coronavirus outbreak. [...] » More

Pan Sutong-controlled Goldin Financial loses control over flagship tower as court rules in favour of creditors

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:28 AM

The drama surrounding the ownership and sale of Goldin Financial Global Centre, a 28-storey building and headquarters of cash-strapped Goldin Financial Holdings, came to an [...] » More

Moderna says it’s preparing global launch of Covid vaccine as it takes in $1.1 billion in deposits

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 7:28 AM

Moderna is prepping for the global launch of its potential coronavirus vaccine, already taking in $1.1 billion in deposits from governments awaiting the potentially [...] » More

China must commit to battery recycling in electric vehicle boom: Greenpeace

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:28 AM

China needs to step up the recycling and repurposing of batteries for electric vehicles in order to ease supply strains and curb pollution and carbon emissions, environmental [...] » More

Debt at China’s state-owned firms in question after BMW partner fails to repay billion-yuan bond

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:28 AM

A bond default by a big state-owned automaker, which is also the parent company of BMW’s joint venture partner in China, serves as a fresh warning about debt risks in [...] » More

US election: why China doesn’t mind its citizens watching democracy at work during colourful campaign

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:28 AM

Every morning since September, Frank Fu has started the day with a cup of coffee and news about the US presidential election. Fu, 45, a business analyst with an American [...] » More

China’s military rise poses the greatest foreign policy challenge to the next US President

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | CNN | 7:28 AM

China was one of two countries, along with Russia, named in a 2018 Pentagon report as posing the most significant military challenge to the United States. Two years on and [...] » More

Alibaba-backed Hellobike aims to take on Didi Chuxing in China’s ride-hailing market

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:28 AM

Hellobike, one of China’s biggest bike-sharing platforms, is entering the country’s ride-hailing market aiming to take on Didi Chuxing. “Since Hellobike has [...] » More

UBS gives 3 reasons for why the Chinese yuan is ‘attractive’ right now

31-Oct-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 7:28 AM

The Chinese yuan is set to see further gains in the short term, according to UBS Global Wealth Management’s Dominic Schnider. “The stars are really lining up for [...] » More