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Philippines takes ‘appropriate action’ over Chinese bombers in…

Philippines takes ‘appropriate action’ over Chinese bombers in…

Published 21/05/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines expressed “serious concerns” over the presence of China’s strategic bombers in the disputed South China Sea and its foreign ministry [more…]

China says it does not want trade tensions with U.S.

China says it does not want trade tensions with U.S.

Published 21/05/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China does not want trade tensions with the United States, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Monday after the world’s largest economies [more…]

China launches satellite to explore dark side of moon: Xinhua

China launches satellite to explore dark side of moon: Xinhua

Published 21/05/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China launched a relay satellite early on Monday designed to establish a communication link between earth and a planned lunar probe that [more…]

China’s steel mills turn trash into cash as policy reshapes strategy

China’s steel mills turn trash into cash as policy reshapes strategy

Published 18/05/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - Steel mills in China are spending big on equipment that shreds cars and other junk metal for use as raw material, as [more…]

China launches first rocket designed by a private company

China launches first rocket designed by a private company

Published 17/05/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China launched its first privately developed rocket from a launchpad in northwestern China on Thursday, state media said, the latest milestone in [more…]

U.S. lawmakers push back on Trump talk of helping China’s ZTE

U.S. lawmakers push back on Trump talk of helping China’s ZTE

Published 16/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday rejected any plan by President Donald Trump to ease restrictions on China’s ZTE Corp (000063.SZ), calling the telecommunications [more…]

China tech giants bet on untangling logistics of Indonesian e-commerce

China tech giants bet on untangling logistics of Indonesian e-commerce

Published 15/05/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - In a warehouse on the outskirts of Indonesia’s capital, supervisors at e-commerce company Lazada use bikes or electric scooters to zip around [more…]

Soft China April investment, retail sales suggest economy losing steam

Soft China April investment, retail sales suggest economy losing steam

Published 15/05/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China reported weaker-than-expected investment and retail sales in April and a drop in home sales, clouding its economic outlook even as policymakers [more…]