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China EV sales are forecast to hit a record 6m this year

ELECTRIC vehicles sales in China are forecast to hit a record 6 million this year as consumers flock to cleaner…

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Ships resume Taiwan routes even as China continues drills

SHIPPING in the Taiwan Strait showed signs of returning to normal on Monday, though China’s announcement of a new military…

2 days ago

China likely fired missiles over Taiwan in drills, Japan says

China likely fired missiles over Taiwan during military drills on Thursday, Japan said, part of Beijing’s biggest cross-strait exercises in…

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Taiwan accuses China of simulating invasion as US relations nosedive

TAIPEI, Taiwan – Taiwan accused the Chinese army of simulating an attack on its main island Saturday, as Beijing doubled down…

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Beijing’s snub of US deals a blow to global climate talks

China’s decision to halt climate talks with the US is dealing another blow to global warming negotiations already upset by…

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China announces sanctions on Nancy Pelosi over Taiwan trip

CHINA announced sanctions on US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi over her landmark trip to Taiwan this week, making her the…

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DBS can challenge HSBC in Asia — with the Fed’s help

THE battle for Asia’s preeminent financial institution will be fought with the US Federal Reserve (Fed) providing ammunition — to…

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China Evergrande to get RM3.6b for scrapping stadium deal

BEIJING, China – Embattled Chinese property giant Evergrande has cancelled a contract to build a football stadium in a southern…

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Taiwan condemns ‘evil neighbour’ China over war drills

TAIWAN blasted its “evil neighbour next door” on Friday after China encircled the island with a series of huge military…

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China’s Taiwan war games threaten more global supply chain disruption

CHINESE military exercises around Taiwan are set to disrupt one of the world's busiest shipping zones, analysts told AFP, highlighting…

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Asean ministers warn Taiwan tensions could spark ‘open conflicts’

SOUTH-EAST Asian foreign ministers urged restraint on Thursday as China readied massive military drills off Taiwan, warning the situation risked…

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Expats’ pay in Malaysia increase 11% but remains the cheapest to hire in Asia, study shows

China has the third-highest expatriate packages in Asia followed by Japan and India by AZALEA AZUAR / pic BLOOMBERG MALAYSIA…

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Pelosi’s Taiwan trip is only the start of US headaches

by MINXIN PEI (Bloomberg Opinion) TO WIDESPREAD relief, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s plane landed in Taipei without incident on Aug…

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