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China July NEV sales down 4.7% year-on-year: industry association

China July NEV sales down 4.7% year-on-year: industry association

Published 12/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) in China fell 4.7% in July from a year earlier, the first drop in more two [more…]

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in eastern China

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in eastern China

Published 12/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - The death toll from typhoon Lekima in eastern China rose to 44 people on Monday morning, according to official data, as the [more…]

Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war…

Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war…

Published 11/08/2019

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) said on Sunday that fears of the U.S.-China trade war leading to a recession are increasing and that [more…]

Lack of G7, IMF support seen dimming impact of U.S. move on China’s…

Lack of G7, IMF support seen dimming impact of U.S. move on China’s…

Published 11/08/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China is unlikely to face serious consequences from the Trump administration’s decision to label it a currency manipulator given the apparent lack [more…]

Chinese space startup revs up for reusable rocket race

Chinese space startup revs up for reusable rocket race

Published 10/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese startup LinkSpace on Saturday completed its third test of a reusable rocket in five months, stepping up the pace in China’s [more…]

China to push to attract more high-tech manufacturers

China to push to attract more high-tech manufacturers

Published 10/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will push to attract more high-tech manufacturers to set up in the world’s No.2 economy, the nation’s commerce ministry said late [more…]

Chinese state agency to launch rocket for commercial use in August

Chinese state agency to launch rocket for commercial use in August

Published 01/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese government space agency is expected to launch its first rocket meant for commercial use in August, putting pressure on other [more…]

After historic rocket launch, Chinese startup to ramp up missions

After historic rocket launch, Chinese startup to ramp up missions

Published 31/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Beijing-based startup iSpace is planning up to eight commercial rocket launches next year, after last week becoming China’s first privately funded firm [more…]

Beijing says China stepping up U.S. soy imports, yet to show up in…

Beijing says China stepping up U.S. soy imports, yet to show up in…

Published 29/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese state media said on Sunday the United States has shipped several million tonnes of soybeans to China since the two countries’ [more…]

China condemns HK violence, reiterates support for Lam, police

China condemns HK violence, reiterates support for Lam, police

Published 29/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s central government on Monday reiterated its support for Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, as well as the city’s police, and called [more…]