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China Steps Up Defense of Xinjiang Policies in Government Report
China Steps Up Defense of Xinjiang Policies in Government Report  BloombergChina issued a defense of its policies in the Xinjiang region where its detention of ethnic Uighurs has drawn criticism from the U.S. and other western nations.
Why the wheels fell off China’s tech boom
Why the wheels fell off China’s tech boom  Financial TimesInvestors are shunning the country's crowded IT scene. Some companies are now burning through cash to win market share.
Protesters in Hong Kong incur the Communist Party’s wrath
Protesters in Hong Kong incur the Communist Party’s wrath  The EconomistPro-China Hong Kong protester calls BBC reporter 'fake news' during broadcast  BBC NewsHong Kong showdown: Thousands defy police to surround China’s Hong ...
Why are more returning Chinese students big China model fans?
Why are more returning Chinese students big China model fans?  South China Morning PostThe percentage of Chinese students returning to China after studying overseas has risen, due to advantages for returnees not available in the West.
Top Pentagon official: China a threat to 'our way of life in the United States'
Top Pentagon official: China a threat to 'our way of life in the United States'  Washington ExaminerWestern strategists still underestimate the threat posed by China's emergence as a worldwide power, according to a top Pentagon official. ...
Protesters in Hong Kong incur the Communist Party’s wrath
Protesters in Hong Kong incur the Communist Party’s wrath  The EconomistIN THE past few weeks, large-scale protests in Hong Kong have become almost routine. But they have largely avoided direct challenges to the Communist Party ...
Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in mainland China
Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in mainland China  Al Jazeera EnglishYam was stabbed while appearing on stage for a promotional event in southern Guangdong province's Zhongshan city.
What are click farms? A shadowy internet industry is booming in China
What are click farms? A shadowy internet industry is booming in China  Yahoo FinanceIn China, the world's largest smartphone market with over 800 million users, a unique type of farm springs up in urban areas. The only crops there are ...
China has deorbited its experimental space station
China has deorbited its experimental space station  The VergeA little over a year after its first space station crashed down over the Pacific Ocean, China has deorbited its second, the Tiangong-2. It entered Earth's ...
Over Local Objections, China Muscles Into Belarus
Over Local Objections, China Muscles Into Belarus  The New York TimesA Chinese battery plant has raised local ire, but Belarus, like Russia, needs the economic lifeline and cannot expect much help from Europe.
China gas factory blast kills at least 12
China gas factory blast kills at least 12  Deutsche WelleAt least 12 people have died in a powerful explosion that ripped through a gas plant in central China. Reports said the force of the blast shattered windows and ...
Wolf Warrior II Tells Us a Lot about China
Wolf Warrior II Tells Us a Lot about China  National ReviewThe Chinese economy is taking a big hit as a result of the trade war with the U.S: A leading export indicator has fallen several months in a row, Chinese ...
How China Could Sink an American Aircraft Carrier In a Bloody Battle
How China Could Sink an American Aircraft Carrier In a Bloody Battle  The National Interest OnlineAh, yes, the “carrier-killer.” China is forever touting the array of guided missiles its weaponeers have devised to pummel U.S. Navy ...
Explosion at gas factory in central China kills at least 12
Explosion at gas factory in central China kills at least 12  Washington PostAuthorities say the death toll has risen to 12 in a gas plant explosion in central China.
Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Lam stabbed at event in China
Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Lam stabbed at event in China  CNBCHong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage  BBC NewsHong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed in stomach in China  The GuardianVeteran Hong Kong Actor Simon Yam ...
Gas Plant Explosion in Central China Kills at Least 10
Gas Plant Explosion in Central China Kills at Least 10  The New York TimesBEIJING — An explosion at a gas plant in central China has killed at least 10 people and seriously injured others, the authorities said on Saturday. Five people ...
Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed in stomach on stage in China
Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed in stomach on stage in China  CNAHong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China  BBC NewsVeteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed at event in China  CBS17.comHong Kong actor Simon ...
Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China
Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China  BBC NewsHong Kong actor and film producer Simon Yam has been stabbed while speaking on stage at a promotional event in China. The star, who has appeared in ...
China Opens Up Financial Sector to More Foreign Investment
China Opens Up Financial Sector to More Foreign Investment  BloombergChina opened up its financial sector to more foreign investment as the government said it will take targeted measures to cope with rising risks and challenges ...
China experts criticize Neil Bush for support of communist regime against Trump
China experts criticize Neil Bush for support of communist regime against Trump  Washington ExaminerA son of the late President George H.W. Bush with business ties to the Chinese government is under fire from experts and human rights ...
Yang Hengjun: China tells Australia to stop interfering in writer's detention
Yang Hengjun: China tells Australia to stop interfering in writer's detention  The GuardianBeijing attacks 'irresponsible remarks' of Marise Payne and says it is conducting a lawful inquiry into case of Australian academic.
50 years after US moon landing, China is catching up in the space race
50 years after US moon landing, China is catching up in the space race  CNNFifty years ago, when the Apollo 11 astronauts became the first human beings to land on the moon, the Chinese space program had yet to launch a single ...
Malaysia Is Standing Up To China
Malaysia Is Standing Up To China  ForbesMalaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad is standing up to China, at home and at sea. The South China Sea, that is.
Trade war forces dozens of US firms to move factories out of China
Trade war forces dozens of US firms to move factories out of China  Washington ExaminerMore than 50 multinational companies are moving production out of China or considering it because of President Trump's tariffs, but that doesn't mean ...
China's Tiangong-2 space lab reenters over South Pacific
China's Tiangong-2 space lab reenters over South Pacific  SpaceNewsChina has deorbited its experimental space station  The VergeChina's Tiangong-2 space lab to fall to Earth in controlled demolition  CNNChina’s ...
After Baidu tie-up, BMW taps Tencent for autonomous driving in China
After Baidu tie-up, BMW taps Tencent for autonomous driving in China  TechCrunchChina is BMW's largest market, and the German automaker knows in order to capture the country's demanding consumers, its future models must support robust ...
BlackRock's Fink: CEOs tell me they're pulling their supply chains out of China
BlackRock's Fink: CEOs tell me they're pulling their supply chains out of China  CNBCCompanies are moving their supply chains out of China instead of waiting for a resolution of the trade war between Washington and Beijing, BlackRock ...
China's economic slowdown is real, but it's not just about tariffs
China's economic slowdown is real, but it's not just about tariffs  CNNHong Kong (CNN Business) China's economic growth has slumped to its lowest level in nearly three decades, but the trade war with the United States isn't ...
Australia Calls on China to Release Detained Writer
Australia Calls on China to Release Detained Writer  The New York TimesForeign Minister Marise Payne said Yang Hengjun, a Chinese-born Australian, should be released “if he is being detained for his political views.”
China Ruling Bitcoin Is Property Again Is ‘Major Milestone,’ Says Investor
China Ruling Bitcoin Is Property Again Is ‘Major Milestone,’ Says Investor  CointelegraphBitcoin (BTC) has gained legal recognition by a second Chinese court in a further boost for the cryptocurrency in one of its harshest environments.
Taiwan's president is planning another stopover in the US. China will be infuriated
Taiwan's president is planning another stopover in the US. China will be infuriated  CNBCTaiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is expected to stop over in the U.S. on Friday on her way back from visiting diplomatic allies in the Caribbean, a ...
China's Tiangong-2 space lab to fall to Earth in controlled demolition
China's Tiangong-2 space lab to fall to Earth in controlled demolition  CNNChina's second space lab will return to Earth in a controlled demolition Friday, according to the country's space agency.
China's Belt and Road Leaves Kenya With a Railroad to Nowhere
China's Belt and Road Leaves Kenya With a Railroad to Nowhere  BloombergGleaming concrete sleepers run across a new railway bridge in Kenya, the latest stretch of a Chinese-built line from the coast all the way to Uganda.
Chinese Australian writer facing possible charges after six months in China jail
Chinese Australian writer facing possible charges after six months in China jail  CNNAustralian authorities are seeking to confirm that a China-born Australian writer has been moved to a detention center in Beijing ahead of possible charges ...
U.S., China Trade Negotiators Talk for Second Time Since Truce
U.S., China Trade Negotiators Talk for Second Time Since Truce  BloombergU.S. and Chinese senior officials spoke by phone this week, the second call since the late June summit at which the two sides agreed to a truce in their ongoing ...
China Sends America Another Warning On Rare Earths -- Seriously!
China Sends America Another Warning On Rare Earths -- Seriously!  ForbesBeijing sent another warning to America over rare earths: trade war or not, we could squeeze you, at any time. That's according to a recent Global Times, ...
US Fears Cambodia Resort May Become China Naval Base
US Fears Cambodia Resort May Become China Naval Base  BloombergEncompassing 20% of Cambodia's coastline, the China-backed Dara Sakor investment zone is unlike any other in the Southeast Asian nation.
US declares China's religious persecution 'the stain of the century' as Beijing fumes
US declares China's religious persecution 'the stain of the century' as Beijing fumes  Washington Examiner'Stain of the century': US denounces China's treatment of Uighurs  Al Jazeera EnglishPompeo calls China's treatment of ...
How Americans — Some Knowingly, Some Unwittingly — Helped China's Surveillance Grow
How Americans — Some Knowingly, Some Unwittingly — Helped China's Surveillance Grow  NPRThe Chinese government has created a surveillance state using DNA, voice, and face recognition technology to track and target China's Uighur ...
US-China Trade Talk Update: Things Are Still 'Complicated'
US-China Trade Talk Update: Things Are Still 'Complicated'  Market RealistMore than 50 major companies, from Apple to Nintendo, pull production from China because of the trade war  The Washington PostMore than 50 companies ...
China's plans to solve the mysteries of the moon
China's plans to solve the mysteries of the moon  Phys.orgFifty years ago, on July 20, 1969, the world watched as Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon. Since then, space agencies around the globe have sent rovers to ...
China makes biggest U.S. sorghum purchase since April as trade talks resume
China makes biggest U.S. sorghum purchase since April as trade talks resume  ReutersChina made its biggest purchase of U.S. sorghum since April last week, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture data issued on Thursday, as Washington ...
Another app with privacy concerns: TikTok, a popular video app with ties to China
Another app with privacy concerns: TikTok, a popular video app with ties to China  USA TODAYThe resurgence of St. Petersburg, Russia-based FaceApp has sparked renewed concerns about online privacy, and popular video app TikTok is also ...
'Stain of the century': US denounces China's treatment of Uighurs
'Stain of the century': US denounces China's treatment of Uighurs  Aljazeera.comPompeo calls China's treatment of Uighurs 'stain of the century'  ReutersPompeo takes aim at China at religious freedom conference  The ...
How to Confront an Advancing Threat From China
How to Confront an Advancing Threat From China  Foreign Affairs MagazineTo counter Chinese threats to U.S. vital interests, the United States must mount not just a "whole of government" response but a "whole of nation" response.
More than 50 major companies, from Apple to Nintendo, pull production from China because of the trade war
More than 50 major companies, from Apple to Nintendo, pull production from China because of the trade war  The Washington PostMore than 50 companies reportedly pull production out of China due to trade war  CNBCU.S.-China Talks ...
China drafting plan to resolve Hong Kong chaos: report
China drafting plan to resolve Hong Kong chaos: report  Taipei TimesTaiwan's president is planning another stopover in the US. China will be infuriated  CNBCHow a Hong Kong startup gets caught up in US-China trade ...
More than 50 companies reportedly pull production out of China due to trade war
More than 50 companies reportedly pull production out of China due to trade war  CNBCThe pace of companies moving production out of China is accelerating as more than 50 multinationals from Apple to Nintendo to Dell are rushing to escape ...
The Challenge of Reporting on Women in China, Where Men Control the Narrative
The Challenge of Reporting on Women in China, Where Men Control the Narrative  The New York TimesAmy Qin, the China correspondent for The Times, reflects on reporting in China, where women are losing ground in the push for gender equality.
China Is Drafting Urgent Plan to Resolve Hong Kong Chaos, SCMP Says
China Is Drafting Urgent Plan to Resolve Hong Kong Chaos, SCMP Says  Yahoo News(Bloomberg) -- Chinese officials in charge of Hong Kong affairs are working on an urgent strategy to solve the city's political chaos and have ruled out the use ...
Yang Hengjun: Australian writer detained in China expected to be charged, lawyer says
Yang Hengjun: Australian writer detained in China expected to be charged, lawyer says  The GuardianYang, who has been detained for six months, is expected to be charged with endangering national security.
Share Buybacks Surge in China
Share Buybacks Surge in China  The Wall Street JournalChinese companies are buying back record amounts of stock, a move authorities have encouraged as they seek to protect a fragile market recovery.
China will not use its Treasury holdings as a weapon against the US, says expert
China will not use its Treasury holdings as a weapon against the US, says expert  CNBCChina has other "weapons" in its trade battle with the United States — and selling off its U.S. Treasury holdings will not be one of them, said Richard ...
China's falling space lab Tiangong-2 is coming back to Earth
China's falling space lab Tiangong-2 is coming back to Earth  QuartzChinese space lab Tiangong-2 is coming back to Earth with a controlled re-entry. Here's what's coming up next in China's space program.
China Is Drafting Urgent Plan to Resolve Hong Kong Chaos, SCMP Says
China Is Drafting Urgent Plan to Resolve Hong Kong Chaos, SCMP Says  BloombergHong Kong protests continue, expand to oppose China  Global NewsHong Kong protests expand to oppose China, with no end near  The Associated ...
Trade war is harming US economy more than China’s, Beijing official claims
Trade war is harming US economy more than China’s, Beijing official claims  South China Morning PostUS tariffs not the main cause of China's slowing growth, Bi Jiyao, vice-president of the Chinese Academy of Macroeconomic Research, says.
China and the US Want to Put Humans Back on the Moon
China and the US Want to Put Humans Back on the Moon  BloombergFifty years after Neil Armstrong took his one small step, there's a renewed race to put human beings back on the moon⁠—and the next one to land there may ...
China-US trade talks reportedly slow to a standstill over Huawei
China-US trade talks reportedly slow to a standstill over Huawei  CNBCTrade negotiations between the world's two largest economies are stuck at a standstill, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.
U.S.-China Talks Stuck in Rut Over Huawei
U.S.-China Talks Stuck in Rut Over Huawei  The Wall Street JournalProgress toward a U.S.-China trade deal has stalled while the Trump administration determines how to address Beijing's demands that it ease restrictions on ...
China and Russia Build New Ties with Africa As U.S. Struggles to Assert Itself in Region
China and Russia Build New Ties with Africa As U.S. Struggles to Assert Itself in Region  NewsweekChina and Russia have been forging new ties with Africa, a continent in which the United States has struggled to assert itself under President ...
From Satellites to the Moon and Mars, China Is Quickly Becoming a Space Superpower
From Satellites to the Moon and Mars, China Is Quickly Becoming a Space Superpower  TIMEWhile the American space program suffers from budget cuts and other turmoil, China has its eyes on Mars and beyond.
As Scrutiny Of China Grows, Some U.S. Schools Drop A Language Program
As Scrutiny Of China Grows, Some U.S. Schools Drop A Language Program  NPRAt least 13 U.S. universities have shut down their Confucius Institutes, which are funded by China's government. Critics say the program could be used to recruit ...
China not a trade villain, IMF says
China not a trade villain, IMF says  MarketWatchChina is not the villain in the global trading system that the Trump administration likes to portray it as, the International Monetary Fund said, in a new report ...
Google's Project Dragonfly 'terminated' in China
Google's Project Dragonfly 'terminated' in China  BBC NewsGoogle has been accused of working with China. Here's what they've been doing there  CNBCTrump calls for inquiry into Google's work with China  ReutersGoogle is ...
Apple tests AirPods production in Vietnam as it cuts China reliance
Apple tests AirPods production in Vietnam as it cuts China reliance  Nikkei Asian ReviewMore than 50 companies reportedly pull production out of China due to trade war  CNBCSome AirPods to be made in Vietnam as Apple seeks to ...