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Trade War Takes Toll on Economic Growth in Germany, China
Trade War Takes Toll on Economic Growth in Germany, China  The Wall Street JournalGermany's economy shrank in the second quarter and China reported a raft of weak data, sharpening fears over how far the spillover from the global trade ...
China Ramps Up Pressure On Protesters In Hong Kong
China Ramps Up Pressure On Protesters In Hong Kong  NPRIncreased tensions between protesters and police in Hong Kong have sparked harsh words from Chinese authorities. Some residents of the territory are now ...
Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues
Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues  INSIDERTraders are worried about Germany's shrinking economy, China slowing down, and political upheaval across Italy, Hong ...
Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues
Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues  Business InsiderTraders are worried about Germany's shrinking economy, China slowing down, and political upheaval across Italy, ...
China's Hong Kong checkmate
China's Hong Kong checkmate  AxiosA crackdown in Hong Kong would trigger an international backlash — but doing nothing risks looking weak.
China slams 'terrorist-like actions' by Hong Kong protesters
China slams 'terrorist-like actions' by Hong Kong protesters  Aljazeera.comProtests 'seriously damage the international image of Hong Kong', official says, as airport resumes operations.
China’s Economy Weakens on Several Fronts as Trade War Rages
China’s Economy Weakens on Several Fronts as Trade War Rages  The Wall Street JournalChina reported a raft of weak economic data, adding to evidence that the world's second-largest economy is slowing further as it remains locked in a ...
China is still hurting from the trade war and the pressure is mounting
China is still hurting from the trade war and the pressure is mounting  CNNThe trade war might be headed for a slight reprieve, but China is still getting battered by a slowing economy and its standoff with the United States.
The Good News Behind China’s Dreadful Economic Numbers
The Good News Behind China’s Dreadful Economic Numbers  The Wall Street JournalIf China is opening the financial floodgates to counter a domestic slowdown and escalating trade tensions, there's no sign of it in July's feeble data. ...
Trade war is turning China's local manufacturers to the domestic market, says e-commerce giant JD.com
Trade war is turning China's local manufacturers to the domestic market, says e-commerce giant JD.com  CNBCChinese e-commerce giant JD.com sees a business opportunity in factories that have been affected by trade tensions between the ...
China's July industrial output rose 4.8% — slowest in 17 years
China's July industrial output rose 4.8% — slowest in 17 years  CNBCGrowth of China's industrial output slowed much more than expected to 4.8% in July from a year earlier, official data showed on Wednesday, in the latest sign of ...
China accuses Pelosi and McConnell of inciting 'chaos' in Hong Kong
China accuses Pelosi and McConnell of inciting 'chaos' in Hong Kong  CNBC‘Hong Kong Thing’ Is ‘Very Tough,’ but Trump Doesn’t Criticize China  The New York TimesChina flaunts military muscle as it seeks to quell Hong ...
China Likens Protesters to 'Terrorists' as Airport Curbs Access
China Likens Protesters to 'Terrorists' as Airport Curbs Access  BloombergChina is threatening to use force in Hong Kong — and hoping threats will suffice  The Washington PostChina accuses Pelosi and McConnell of inciting ...
GOP senator calls for China boycott as Hong Kong rages
GOP senator calls for China boycott as Hong Kong rages  Washington ExaminerChina accuses Pelosi and McConnell of inciting 'chaos' in Hong Kong  CNBC‘Hong Kong Thing’ Is ‘Very Tough,’ but Trump Doesn’t Criticize ...
China's AI Dreams Aren't for Everyone
China's AI Dreams Aren't for Everyone  Foreign PolicyOne morning, Ming Ming wakes up for school to the soothing, mechanical voice of his artificially intelligent robot housekeeper. “Ming Ming! It's March 29, 2028, ...
China rejects US Navy request for Hong Kong port visits amid protests
China rejects US Navy request for Hong Kong port visits amid protests  CNNWashington (CNN) Amid ongoing unrest in Hong Kong, Chinese officials have rejected a US request to have two US Navy ships make port visits there in the ...
Geopolitical Faux Pas Prompts Foreign Brands to Apologize to China Consumers
Geopolitical Faux Pas Prompts Foreign Brands to Apologize to China Consumers  Wall Street JournalForeign companies that have been labeling Hong Kong as a separate entity from China were quick to apologize this week to angry Chinese buyers, ...
Trump delays China tariffs
Trump delays China tariffs  Vox.comU.S. Retreats on Chinese Tariff Threats, Stocks Soar  The Wall Street JournalU.S. Delays Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holidays  The New York TimesHow the U.S. determined ...
Europe Will Be Next To “Go Trump” On China If This Keeps Up
Europe Will Be Next To “Go Trump” On China If This Keeps Up  ForbesDeutsche Boerse traders at the Frankfurt stock exchange. It costs money to save money there. The FTSE Europe and MSCI Germany are down nearly 10% in ...
China flaunts military muscle as it seeks to quell Hong Kong's ‘colour revolution’
China flaunts military muscle as it seeks to quell Hong Kong's ‘colour revolution’  The GuardianTrump says China ‘moving troops’ to Hong Kong border as police clash with protesters  Fox NewsChina media says Hong Kong ...
US Navy bows to China on Top Gun: Maverick
US Navy bows to China on Top Gun: Maverick  Washington ExaminerThe U.S. Navy has sadly bowed to China over the upcoming Paramount Pictures movie Top Gun: Maverick. A successor to the 1986 hit starring Tom Cruise, Top ...
U.S. to Delay Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holiday Shoppers
U.S. to Delay Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holiday Shoppers  The New York TimesThe office of the United States trade representative said it would push off imposing new tariffs on cellphones, laptop computers, toys and other ...
Ex-US ambassador on trade war: People in China can withstand more pain than Americans
Ex-US ambassador on trade war: People in China can withstand more pain than Americans  CNBCMax Baucus, former U.S. ambassador to China, warned Tuesday that Beijing may be able to endure more hardship than Washington in their yearlong trade ...
China Says Won’t Devalue Currency, But Market Will Anyway
China Says Won’t Devalue Currency, But Market Will Anyway  ForbesChina's government pledged not to devalue the yuan to make up for extra tariffs coming next month, but that doesn't matter. The market will devalue it anyway.
China Is Waging a Disinformation War Against Hong Kong Protesters
China Is Waging a Disinformation War Against Hong Kong Protesters  The New York TimesBEIJING — When a projectile struck a Hong Kong woman in the eye this week as protesters clashed with the police, China responded quickly: Its state ...
U.S.-China Trade War Snowballs Toward Worst-Case Scenario
U.S.-China Trade War Snowballs Toward Worst-Case Scenario  ForbesThere is a good reason Wall Street is on edge these days: the U.S.-China trade war, already a major cloud hanging over the world economy, has just taken a ...
Americans’ View of China Worsens as Trade Conflict Persists
Americans’ View of China Worsens as Trade Conflict Persists  The Wall Street JournalNegative attitudes toward China are hardening among Americans, who increasingly see Beijing as an adversary, according to new research.
U.S. Views of China Amid Trade War Turn Sharply Negative
U.S. Views of China Amid Trade War Turn Sharply Negative  Pew Research CenterUnfavorable opinion of China in the U.S. is at its highest level in 14 years of polling. Americans also increasingly see China as a threat, and more than half see ...
In Africa, China Is the News
In Africa, China Is the News  Foreign PolicyWashington has long been concerned about China's “no strings attached” infrastructure deals in African markets. These large port, rail, and road projects grab ...
Hong Kong's Last British Governor Says China Sending in Troops Would Be 'Appalling Error'
Hong Kong's Last British Governor Says China Sending in Troops Would Be 'Appalling Error'  TIMEAs Hong Kong Protests Continue, China's Response Is Increasingly Ominous  NPRChina media says Hong Kong protesters are 'asking for ...
How could China intervene in Hong Kong protests?
How could China intervene in Hong Kong protests?  BBC NewsAs Hong Kong Protests Continue, China's Response Is Increasingly Ominous  NPRProtests Put Hong Kong on Collision Course With China’s Communist Party  The New ...
Hong Kong Risks an Economic Fate Worse Than Recession
Hong Kong Risks an Economic Fate Worse Than Recession  BloombergWant to receive this post in your inbox every day? Sign up for the Terms of Trade newsletter, and follow Bloomberg Economics on Twitter for more.
Trump's 'Sadomasochistic' Recession Gives China The Last Laugh
Trump's 'Sadomasochistic' Recession Gives China The Last Laugh  ForbesLarry Summers, the onetime U.S. Treasury secretary, has a knack for apt analogies that bring the dismal science to life. Case in point: Summers calling Donald ...
‘Very Painful’ Trade War Has Tech Suppliers Moving Out of China
‘Very Painful’ Trade War Has Tech Suppliers Moving Out of China  BloombergHP Inc.-laptop maker Inventec Corp. said it will to shift production of notebooks for the U.S. market out of China within months, adding to the tech industry's ...
Swarovski apologises to China for describing Hong Kong as country
Swarovski apologises to China for describing Hong Kong as country  BBC NewsJewellery firm Swarovski has apologised to China for erroneously describing Hong Kong as a country on its website. It said it took "full responsibility" for the ...
Analysis | The Fashion Elite Is Offending People Again With China T-Shirt Storm
Analysis | The Fashion Elite Is Offending People Again With China T-Shirt Storm  Washington PostSwarovski apologises to China for describing Hong Kong as country  BBC NewsGivenchy and Coach join Versace in apologizing to ...
Trump adds a dismal dimension to the US-China trade dispute
Trump adds a dismal dimension to the US-China trade dispute  The GuardianPresident asserts that the recent depreciation of the yuan amounts to currency manipulation. Not true.
One Child Nation: looking back at China's horrifying policy
One Child Nation: looking back at China's horrifying policy  The GuardianDirector Nanfu Wang discusses her shocking, award-winning new documentary and the dangers she faced while making it.
Samsung launches the 108-megapixel image sensor as it seeks to turn around its fortunes in China
Samsung launches the 108-megapixel image sensor as it seeks to turn around its fortunes in China  CNBCSamsung's new image sensor will be featured first in an upcoming phone by Chinese consumer electronics firm Xiaomi, as the South Korean ...
China media says Hong Kong protesters are 'asking for self-destruction' as military assembles nearby
China media says Hong Kong protesters are 'asking for self-destruction' as military assembles nearby  CNBCProtests Put Hong Kong on Collision Course with China’s Communist Party  The New York TimesChina Says No ‘Mercy’ for ...
China’s Fintech Revolution—The Ledger
China’s Fintech Revolution—The Ledger  FortuneChina leads when it comes to financial tech, or fintech, and the central bank's plans to release a digital currency of its own put it further ahead still.
China fixes its yuan midpoint at 7.0326 per dollar
China fixes its yuan midpoint at 7.0326 per dollar  CNBCAnalysts were predicting the midpoint to be set at 7.0421 per dollar after the yuan last traded at 7.0578 in Monday's session, according to Reuters estimates.
China’s 10-Year Bond Yield Falls to 3% for First Time Since 2016
China’s 10-Year Bond Yield Falls to 3% for First Time Since 2016  BloombergChina's 10-year sovereign bond yield fell to 3% for the first time since 2016, joining a global rally of government debt as the nation's economy slowed and its ...
Would China risk another Tiananmen in Hong Kong?
Would China risk another Tiananmen in Hong Kong?  Hong Kong Free Press‘Hong Kong Thing’ Is ‘Very Tough,’ but Trump Doesn’t Criticize China  The New York TimesChina rejects US Navy request for Hong Kong port visits amid ...
Protests Put Hong Kong on Collision Course with China’s Communist Party
Protests Put Hong Kong on Collision Course with China’s Communist Party  The New York TimesChina vows no 'mercy' for Hong Kong protesters  Washington ExaminerChina Says No ‘Mercy’ for Hong Kong Demonstrators, Promises to ...
Class dismissed: Surge in arrests of foreign teachers in China
Class dismissed: Surge in arrests of foreign teachers in China  ReutersBEIJING, August 13 (Reuters) - Arrests and deportations of foreign teachers in China have soared this year, lawyers, schools and teachers say, amid a broad ...
China Is Sanctioning US Soy Farmers In Hopes To Topple Trump
China Is Sanctioning US Soy Farmers In Hopes To Topple Trump  ForbesSoy farmers will have to find new markets, including the meatless food trend. China isn't coming back under Trump.
Stocks sink as odds of U.S.-China trade deal appear to wane
Stocks sink as odds of U.S.-China trade deal appear to wane  The Washington PostStocks continued their August swoon Monday on fears that Hong Kong protests, falling worldwide bond yields and the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute could ...
Goldman: Huawei deadline could further escalate a ‘full-blown economic conflict’ between U.S., China
Goldman: Huawei deadline could further escalate a ‘full-blown economic conflict’ between U.S., China  MarketWatchU.S.-China trade tensions could escalate next week following the expiration of an export ban against Chinese telecom giant ...
Versace, Givenchy and Coach Apologize to China After T-Shirt Row
Versace, Givenchy and Coach Apologize to China After T-Shirt Row  The New York TimesThe luxury brands Coach and Givenchy joined Versace on Monday in apologizing to China for producing T-shirts that were regarded to have undermined the ...
Givenchy and Coach join Versace in apologizing to China
Givenchy and Coach join Versace in apologizing to China  QuartzyIt's a trend. After Versace offered its “deepest apologies” to China over the weekend for apparently disrespecting its sovereignty, Coach and Givenchy have ...
The U.S. or China? Europe Needs to Pick a Side
The U.S. or China? Europe Needs to Pick a Side  POLITICOAs China attempts to spread its authoritarian values across the globe, and especially as the competition between China and the United States intensifies, ...
From Givenchy to Versace, big brands are apologizing to China
From Givenchy to Versace, big brands are apologizing to China  The Washington PostAs tensions in Hong Kong continue to escalate after months of political unrest, China has sought to rein in international brands that have mistakenly ...
Hong Kong Shows the Flaws in China’s Zero-Sum Worldview
Hong Kong Shows the Flaws in China’s Zero-Sum Worldview  The AtlanticAt first glance, the intensifying protests in Hong Kong would appear to have little in common with Beijing's escalating trade war with the United States. The trade ...
If China crushes Hong Kong, is Taiwan next? | TheHill
If China crushes Hong Kong, is Taiwan next? | TheHill  The HillThe US Navy's best countermeasures to China's aggression have not been described publicly — and aren't likely to be.
U.S. groups urge restraint in investigating academic espionage by China
U.S. groups urge restraint in investigating academic espionage by China  Science MagazineThe United States should not emulate China in applying surveillance against certain ethnic minorities as part of an effort to thwart academic ...
Why The U.S. Will Win The China Trade War
Why The U.S. Will Win The China Trade War  ForbesTrump should calm things down with the Fed, and seek stronger exports to EU, China and Japan  CNBCWhen the unthinkable happens: U.S.-China trade negotiations break down for ...
Typhoon Lekima: Buildings collapse in China flooding devastation
Typhoon Lekima: Buildings collapse in China flooding devastation  BBC NewsTyphoon Lekima in China has killed dozens of people, with over a million evacuated from Zhejiang province.
China's central bank says it's close to releasing its own digital currency
China's central bank says it's close to releasing its own digital currency  CNBCChina's central bank is nearly ready to issue its own sovereign digital currency, according to a senior official.
China Says Hong Kong Protests Show ‘First Signs of Terrorism’
China Says Hong Kong Protests Show ‘First Signs of Terrorism’  Wall Street JournalCathay Pacific plunges; China guides yuan lower again  CNNChina Just Labeled The Hong Kong Protesters As “Terrorists”  VICE ...
Global Stocks Jump, Led by China Rebound
Global Stocks Jump, Led by China Rebound  The Wall Street JournalStocks across the globe rallied, with Chinese markets advancing by the most in over a month, following a roller-coaster week in which U.S.-China trade tensions ...
TikTok owner ByteDance launches new search engine in China
TikTok owner ByteDance launches new search engine in China  CNBCByteDance, the owner of short-video app TikTok, has launched a new search engine in China, entering a sector currently dominated by Baidu.
Versace Apologized for Shirt That Sparked Criticism in China
Versace Apologized for Shirt That Sparked Criticism in China  TIMEVersace apologises after T-shirt angers China  BBC NewsFashion firms apologise for implying Taiwan and Hong Kong separate from China  The GuardianCoach ...
Coach, Givenchy in hot water over China T-shirt row
Coach, Givenchy in hot water over China T-shirt row  ReutersVersace apologises after T-shirt draws China ire  BBC NewsCoach and Versace attacked in China for Hong Kong reference  Financial TimesVersace the latest brand ...
Trump should calm things down with the Fed, and seek stronger exports to EU, China and Japan
Trump should calm things down with the Fed, and seek stronger exports to EU, China and Japan  CNBCProblems of Washington's incoherent fiscal and trade policies should not be dumped on the Federal Reserve.