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China can live without the US, 'but I don’t think they will': USDA adviser
China can live without the US, 'but I don’t think they will': USDA adviser  Yahoo FinanceTom Kehoe, U.S. Department of Agriculture trade adviser and international trade expert, told Yahoo Finance's On The Move that he is optimistic that ...
Trump says it doesn't matter if the US has a recession because the trade war is more important
Trump says it doesn't matter if the US has a recession because the trade war is more important  Business Insider"The fact is, somebody had to take China on," President Donald Trump said Tuesday. "My life would be a lot easier if I didn't ...
If China prevails in Hong Kong, religious freedom could be the first right to disappear
If China prevails in Hong Kong, religious freedom could be the first right to disappear  USA TODAYTwitter Helps China Push Agenda Abroad Despite Ban in Mainland  BloombergChina Resists Charge by Twitter, Facebook of Disinformation ...
Twitter Helps Beijing Push Agenda Abroad Despite Ban in China
Twitter Helps Beijing Push Agenda Abroad Despite Ban in China  BloombergChina Backlash: Facebook And Twitter Warned 'You Could Lose Billions In Revenue': Report  ForbesChina Resists Charge by Twitter, Facebook of Disinformation ...
Will China lead the world in AI by 2030?
Will China lead the world in AI by 2030?  Nature.comThe country's artificial-intelligence research is growing in quality, but the field still plays catch up to the United States in terms of high-impact papers, people and ...
China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of Britain’s Hong Kong Consulate
China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of Britain’s Hong Kong Consulate  The New York TimesChina Resists Charge by Twitter, Facebook of Disinformation Effort  The Wall Street JournalHong Kong: British consulate employee Simon ...
China accuses Australia of being a 'condescending master' in the Pacific
China accuses Australia of being a 'condescending master' in the Pacific  The GuardianExclusive: Beijing issues stark remarks when asked about treatment of Pacific island nations by Scott Morrison at recent forum.
China Wants Philippines to Stop All Online Gaming
China Wants Philippines to Stop All Online Gaming  BloombergChina wants Philippines to stop all forms of online gambling, as it continues cracking down on a practice it says causes illegal outflow of money.
China Backlash: Facebook And Twitter Warned 'You Could Lose Billions In Revenue': Report
China Backlash: Facebook And Twitter Warned 'You Could Lose Billions In Revenue': Report  ForbesChina Resists Charge by Twitter, Facebook of Disinformation Effort  The Wall Street JournalA Visit to China: How Its People View Hong ...
China's parliament rules out allowing same-sex marriage
China's parliament rules out allowing same-sex marriage  ReutersLimiting marriage to a relationship between a man and a woman will remain China's legal position, a parliament spokesman said on Wednesday, ruling out ...
Mainland backlash over ‘political move’ by Twitter, Facebook amid tensions
Mainland backlash over ‘political move’ by Twitter, Facebook amid tensions  South China Morning PostTwitter and Facebook's move to close Chinese accounts they accused of spreading disinformation about the Hong Kong protests has angered ...
China Attacks China; A Tale Of Collateral Damage In The Trade War
China Attacks China; A Tale Of Collateral Damage In The Trade War  ForbesTrade war tariffs are designed to protect local industry from international rivals but in the case of a Chinese steel-industry leader it is under a tariff attack from ...
Trump Concedes China Policies May Mean U.S. Economic Pain
Trump Concedes China Policies May Mean U.S. Economic Pain  TIME(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday his aggressive China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted ...
Investors pull $2.9bn from funds investing in China
Investors pull $2.9bn from funds investing in China  Financial TimesInvestors pulled $2.9bn from funds that invest in China's stock market in the month ending last Wednesday, as concerns over economic growth and tariffs ...
Hong Kong: China confirms detention of UK consulate worker
Hong Kong: China confirms detention of UK consulate worker  BBC NewsChina Backlash: Facebook And Twitter Warned 'You Could Lose Billions In Revenue': Report  ForbesTwitter Helps China Push Agenda Abroad Despite Ban in ...
'You prepare for war': how one U.S. firm tried escaping Trump's...
'You prepare for war': how one U.S. firm tried escaping Trump's...  ReutersEvery American Should Hope Trump Prevails Against China  The AtlanticThe Next Stage of the U.S.-China Trade War Will Be Much Worse  World ...
In China, Disney's #BoycottMulan Problem May Only Be Growing
In China, Disney's #BoycottMulan Problem May Only Be Growing  Hollywood ReporterAs the star of its Chinese warrior epic sides with Hong Kong police amid growing pro-democracy protests, the company may be "dragged into" taking sides.
China Resists Charge by Twitter, Facebook of Disinformation Effort
China Resists Charge by Twitter, Facebook of Disinformation Effort  The Wall Street JournalIn accusing China of disinformation, Twitter and Facebook take on a role they’ve long rejected  The Washington PostA Visit to China: How ...
How a hacked American nightclub Twitter account was implicated in China's information war
How a hacked American nightclub Twitter account was implicated in China's information war  CNNA Visit to China: How Its People View Hong Kong  The New York TimesIn accusing China of disinformation, Twitter and Facebook take on a ...
In accusing China of disinformation, Twitter and Facebook take on a role they’ve long rejected
In accusing China of disinformation, Twitter and Facebook take on a role they’ve long rejected  The Washington PostA Visit to China: How Its People View Hong Kong  The New York TimesHong Kong Protests Enter Crucial Period Before ...
China's ability to spend on weapons has the Pentagon eager to develop hypersonics as the US tries to catch up
China's ability to spend on weapons has the Pentagon eager to develop hypersonics as the US tries to catch up  CNBCThe United States does not have a defense against hypersonic weapons, which can travel at least five times the speed of ...
U.S. Recycling Industry Is Struggling To Figure Out A Future Without China
U.S. Recycling Industry Is Struggling To Figure Out A Future Without China  NPRChina is no longer taking the world's waste. The U.S. recycling industry is overwhelmed — it can't keep up with the plastic being churned out. This doesn't ...
Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of short-term...
Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of short-term...  ReutersPresident Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the U.S. economy because Beijing had been ...
Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of short-term impact on U.S. economy
Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of short-term impact on U.S. economy  ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the ...
A Visit to China: How Its People View Hong Kong
A Visit to China: How Its People View Hong Kong  The New York TimesHow China used Facebook and Twitter to spread disinformation about the Hong Kong protests  Vox.comAfter Twitter and Facebook blame China for Hong Kong ...
Home Depot says suppliers are moving manufacturing out of China to avoid tariffs
Home Depot says suppliers are moving manufacturing out of China to avoid tariffs  CNBCHome Depot's suppliers are trying to head off some of the increased costs from rising tariffs by moving at least some of their production out of China, ...
China’s Soft-Power Failure: Condemning Hong Kong’s Protests
China’s Soft-Power Failure: Condemning Hong Kong’s Protests  The New York TimesHow China used Facebook and Twitter to spread disinformation about the Hong Kong protests  Vox.comHong Kong British consulate employee detained in ...
Hong Kong protests: China used Twitter and Facebook for disinformation campaign
Hong Kong protests: China used Twitter and Facebook for disinformation campaign  Vox.comChina’s Soft-Power Failure: Condemning Hong Kong’s Protests  The New York TimesHong Kong British consulate employee detained in China; ...
Evidence is building that China and Russia's long-haul passenger plane won't arrive on time
Evidence is building that China and Russia's long-haul passenger plane won't arrive on time  CNBCThe two countries want to smash the civil aerospace duopoly enjoyed by Airbus and Boeing.
Russia and China say US missile test could revive arms race
Russia and China say US missile test could revive arms race  The GuardianChina and Russia have accused the United States of stoking a new arms race by testing a cruise missile, just weeks after Washington withdrew from a cold-war ...
How China Uses Twitter And Facebook To Share Disinformation About Hong Kong
How China Uses Twitter And Facebook To Share Disinformation About Hong Kong  NPRHong Kong: British consulate worker 'detained at China border'  BBC NewsChina is the latest superpower to get caught waging a disinformation campaign ...
Every American Should Hope Trump Prevails Against China
Every American Should Hope Trump Prevails Against China  The AtlanticAmerican Families Will Pay $1,000 Per Year For Trump's China Tariffs, JPMorgan Says  HuffPostLost in Trump’s China Week Was a Postcard to Europe: You’re ...
Hong Kong: British consulate worker 'detained at China border'
Hong Kong: British consulate worker 'detained at China border'  BBC NewsChina’s Soft-Power Fail: Condemning Hong Kong’s Protests  The New York TimesHow China Uses Twitter And Facebook To Share Disinformation About Hong ...
Economy, China, Planned Parenthood: Your Tuesday Briefing
Economy, China, Planned Parenthood: Your Tuesday Briefing  The New York Times(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning. We're covering the Trump administration's contingency plans for the economy, a threat to ...
Can China Avoid a Growth Crisis?
Can China Avoid a Growth Crisis?  Harvard Business ReviewThere's no question that China is on the rise. In 2018, Fortune's Global 500 ranking included 111 firms headquartered in China—just a handful fewer than the ...
China says it could do more to stimulate the economy after tiny rate cut
China says it could do more to stimulate the economy after tiny rate cut  CNNChina signaled Tuesday that it could take bigger steps to boost its flagging economy after unveiling what amounted to the slimmest of rate cuts on new loans for ...
China may have a new way of boosting its economy. Here's what the central bank just did
China may have a new way of boosting its economy. Here's what the central bank just did  CNBCChina's central bank has changed the way commercial lenders set interest rates for loans — a move expected to bring borrowing costs lower at a ...
U.K. consular official in Hong Kong disappears while returning from mainland China
U.K. consular official in Hong Kong disappears while returning from mainland China  The Washington PostHong Kong: British consulate worker 'detained at China border'  BBC NewsHow China Uses Twitter And Facebook To Share ...
Families of missing Uighurs use Tiktok video app to publicise China detentions
Families of missing Uighurs use Tiktok video app to publicise China detentions  The GuardianUighurs are sending out messages on social media video app Tiktok showing family members who have gone missing, in their latest attempt to raise ...
China could overwhelm US military in Asia in hours, Australian report says
China could overwhelm US military in Asia in hours, Australian report says  CNNHong Kong (CNN) The US military is no longer the primary force in Asia, and missiles from China's rapidly improving military could overwhelm its bases in hours, ...
Asian markets mixed after latest trade developments, China sets key rate lower
Asian markets mixed after latest trade developments, China sets key rate lower  CNNHong Kong (CNN Business) Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as China took the next, critical step in a long-awaited money management reform, and as the ...
China lowers borrowing costs — but UBS says the impact will probably be 'very muted'
China lowers borrowing costs — but UBS says the impact will probably be 'very muted'  CNBCBeijing will lower borrowing costs for companies, but that may not boost the economy as much as some hope.
Trump plans to ship a fleet of F-16s to Taiwan. China isn't happy about it
Trump plans to ship a fleet of F-16s to Taiwan. China isn't happy about it  Los Angeles TimesPresident Trump has agreed to sell a fleet of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, which his predecessors, wary of China, had declined.
Trump Is Losing the Trade War With China
Trump Is Losing the Trade War With China  The Wall Street JournalPresident Trump's China strategy is failing. His tougher approach has yielded no meaningful Chinese concessions but is increasingly damaging the U.S. ...
China Attacks Hong Kong Protesters With Fake Social Posts
China Attacks Hong Kong Protesters With Fake Social Posts  WIREDTwitter and Facebook take first actions against China for using fake accounts to sow discord in Hong Kong  The Washington PostChina's State Media Is Putting Ads ...
Twitter: China Behind 200K Fake Accounts Targeting Hong Kong
Twitter: China Behind 200K Fake Accounts Targeting Hong Kong  TIMEChina Attacks Hong Kong Protesters With Fake Social Posts  WIREDTwitter and Facebook take first actions against China for using fake accounts to sow discord in Hong ...
What If Everyone’s Wrong About China?
What If Everyone’s Wrong About China?  BloombergIs the rest of the world getting China wrong yet again? Maybe the country is not doomed to live out unending top-down rule. What is history, after all, but the ...
China's Private 'Smart Dragon-1' Rocket Aces 1st Mission
China's Private 'Smart Dragon-1' Rocket Aces 1st Mission  Space.comChina's commercial launch industry is really getting off the ground. The private Smart Dragon-1 rocket, built by the China Rocket Co. Ltd., completed its first ...
China Just Launched a Communications Satellite. Is It in Trouble?
China Just Launched a Communications Satellite. Is It in Trouble?  Space.comA Chinese Long March 3B rocket launched a new communications satellite into orbit today (Aug. 19) — but there appears to be a problem with the satellite.
Facebook, Twitter accuse China of running disinformation campaign against Hong Kong protesters
Facebook, Twitter accuse China of running disinformation campaign against Hong Kong protesters  CNBCTwitter and Facebook have suspended numerous accounts that they say are tied to a Chinese disinformation campaign against pro-democracy ...
Chinese K-Pop Stars Voice Support for Beijing's One-China Policy on Hong Kong
Chinese K-Pop Stars Voice Support for Beijing's One-China Policy on Hong Kong  TIMEChina's State Media Is Putting Ads Calling Hong Kong Protesters "Violent" On Facebook And Twitter  BuzzFeed NewsTiananmen Option: Would China Use ...
China now strong enough for a surprise move in the Indo-Pacific
China now strong enough for a surprise move in the Indo-Pacific  DefenseNews.comThe cost of an American counter-move may become too high, according to the Sydney-based United States Studies Centre.
Kellyanne Conway: Trump is playing long game with China to get better trade deal
Kellyanne Conway: Trump is playing long game with China to get better trade deal  Fox NewsIn the midst of a possible trade agreement with China, President Trump has taken the "long view" on negations with President Xi, according to White ...
Tiananmen Option: Would China Use Military Force in Hong Kong?
Tiananmen Option: Would China Use Military Force in Hong Kong?  The National Interest OnlineWhat is China’s propaganda machine saying about the Hong Kong protests?  Washington PostTwitter is blocked in China, but its state news ...
US broadens Huawei blacklist but extends a limited reprieve for companies to do business with China tech giant
US broadens Huawei blacklist but extends a limited reprieve for companies to do business with China tech giant  CNNThe US Commerce Department said Monday it is adding more than 45 new businesses associated with Huawei, the embattled Chinese ...
The United States Will Miss China's Money
The United States Will Miss China's Money  Foreign PolicyThe cadence of the U.S.-China trade war has become all too familiar, with periods of amicable albeit tense negotiation punctuated by Washington's escalation of ...
Trade war impasse casts a 'dark cloud' over outlook for US oil shipments, analysts warn
Trade war impasse casts a 'dark cloud' over outlook for US oil shipments, analysts warn  CNBC“Casting another dark cloud over the outlook for U.S. crude shipments is the ongoing U.S.-China trade impasse,” Stephen Brennock, oil analyst ...
China suspends purchase of Venezuelan oil
China suspends purchase of Venezuelan oil  Aljazeera.comBeijing has long been a supporter of Venezuela, but Trump's latest threats have made Chinese oil bosses wary.
China's central bank is cutting interest rates by stealth
China's central bank is cutting interest rates by stealth  CNNExplainer: How China's new interest rate reforms will work  ReutersChina's Borrowing Costs Are About to Get a Tiny Bit Cheaper  BloombergHow much independence ...
Stocks rally as Trump preaches optimism and China digs in
Stocks rally as Trump preaches optimism and China digs in  CNNHappy Monday. A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business' Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here.
What is China’s propaganda machine saying about the Hong Kong protests?
What is China’s propaganda machine saying about the Hong Kong protests?  Washington PostWith Troop Buildup, China Sends a Stark Warning to Hong Kong  The New York TimesTwitter ran paid ads from China's state news media ...
China is investing in Europe — but there are strings attached
China is investing in Europe — but there are strings attached  The Washington PostA feud with the mayor of Prague has been going for months.
Explainer: How China's new interest rate reforms will work
Explainer: How China's new interest rate reforms will work  Reuters CanadaChina's central bank is cutting interest rates by stealth  CNNYuan wobbles on Trump trade comments, details of China rate reforms ...
HSBC Gets the Cold Shoulder in China
HSBC Gets the Cold Shoulder in China  Washington PostIt's hard not to see HSBC Holdings Plc's exclusion from China's interest-rate reform as a snub. Hong Kong's biggest bank wasn't included in a list of 18 lenders ...
UK's Labour says government must talk to China over Hong Kong
UK's Labour says government must talk to China over Hong Kong  ReutersBritain's opposition Labour Party said the government should talk directly with China over Hong Kong and urged Chinese authorities to respect the 'one country, ...