Posts Tagged ‘China’
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US senators call for security probe of TikTok

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WASHINGTON – Two senior US senators called for the government to study national security risks possibly posed by Chinese-owned ...

That horrible Russia


pic by BLOOMBERG ONLY 2% of all news from Russia in Western media is positive. That is based on the study by Russia Today (RT) agency, which I also ...

China’s 2019 coal imports set to rise more than 10%: analysts

by REUTERS
BEIJING/MELBOURNE  – China, the world’s top coal buyer, is on track to boost imports of the fuel by more than 10% this year, ...
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China blocks almost a quarter of accredited foreign news sites: watchdog

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WUZHEN – China’s “Great Firewall” system of online censorship blocks domestic access to nearly a quarter of ...

PM reiterates support for BRI

by BERNAMA/ pic by RAZAK GHAZALI
ALTHOUGH Malaysia is generally supportive of the idea behind the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Prime Minister (PM) ...

US hopes China will ease restrictions on diplomats

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BEIJING – The United States hopes Beijing will ease restrictions on meetings between US diplomats and local officials ...

Apple boss Cook meets Chinese regulator after HK app criticism

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BEIJING – The CEO of Apple has met with the top market regulator in China, a statement said Friday, a week after the tech ...

China irked by Nobel Peace Prize nomination for Hong Kong

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BEIJING – China called for foreign governments not to interfere in its affairs Thursday, after a Norwegian politician ...
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China propaganda app fraught with security concerns: report

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BEIJING – A widely downloaded Chinese propaganda app that quizzes users on Communist Party heroes and military achievements ...

Dior apologises for China map excluding Taiwan

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BEIJING – Luxury brand Dior has become the latest company to apologise to China over a perceived insult to national ...

‘People of Hong Kong’ nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

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OSLO – A Norwegian politician has nominated the “people of Hong Kong” for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, in a move ...

Huawei says nine-month revenue up despite US pressure

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SHANGHAI – Chinese tech giant Huawei said on Wednesday that its revenue for the first nine months of the year grew 24.4 ...