China

Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Published 14/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court on Monday sentenced a Canadian man to death for drug smuggling after prosecutors said an original 15-year sentence given [more…]

China says countries should end ‘fabrications’ about Huawei

China says countries should end ‘fabrications’ about Huawei

Published 14/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Monday urged countries to end “fabrications” about Huawei, after an official in Poland said his country could limit the use [more…]

Chinese police begin new probe into expired vaccines

Chinese police begin new probe into expired vaccines

Published 14/01/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Police in China’s eastern province of Jiangsu have begun an investigation after at least 145 children received expired polio vaccines, the Global [more…]

All the rage: Beijingers vent their stress in ‘anger room’

All the rage: Beijingers vent their stress in ‘anger room’

Published 13/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - It took Smash customer Qiu Siyu just a few sharp blows with a baseball bat to wreck what looked like an old [more…]

China reports African swine fever outbreak in Gansu province

China reports African swine fever outbreak in Gansu province

Published 13/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s agriculture ministry on Sunday said a new outbreak of African swine fever had been confirmed in Gansu province in the northwest [more…]

African swine fever hits farms in China’s Jiangsu province: Xinhua

African swine fever hits farms in China’s Jiangsu province: Xinhua

Published 12/01/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A new outbreak of African swine fever has hit two farms in Jiangsu province in eastern China, the official Xinhua news agency [more…]

U.S.-China trade talks conclude as hopes of a deal build

U.S.-China trade talks conclude as hopes of a deal build

Published 09/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese and U.S. teams ended trade talks in Beijing on Wednesday that lasted longer than expected and officials said details will be [more…]

China’s State Grid to invest $5.7 billion into pumped hydro storage…

China’s State Grid to invest $5.7 billion into pumped hydro storage…

Published 09/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s State Grid Corp [STGRD.UL] will invest 38.7 billion yuan ($5.66 billion) to build five pumped hydro storage plants across the country, [more…]

Train believed to be carrying North Korea’s Kim leaves Beijing

Train believed to be carrying North Korea’s Kim leaves Beijing

Published 09/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - A train believed to be carrying North Korean leader Kim Jong Un left a station in the Chinese capital on Wednesday, a [more…]