China (PRC)

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States is expected to announce on Monday that buyers of Iranian oil need to end imports soon or face sanctions, [more…]

Asia stocks slip, oil near six-month peak as U.S. prepares to…

Asia stocks slip, oil near six-month peak as U.S. prepares to…

Published 22/04/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares slipped on Monday, weighed down by underperforming Chinese stocks, while oil prices rallied on news the United States is likely [more…]

China’s economic powerhouse Guangdong posts steady first-quarter…

China’s economic powerhouse Guangdong posts steady first-quarter…

Published 22/04/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Guangdong, China’s top province by economic output, maintained a growth rate of 6.6 percent in the first quarter thanks to improving industrial [more…]

To survive trade battles, China manufacturers deploy every weapon…

To survive trade battles, China manufacturers deploy every weapon…

Published 22/04/2019

GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - Manufacturers in China facing trade barriers are deploying an array of moves to try to keep foreign customers - giving discounts, [more…]

Tesla investigating video of parked Model S exploding in Shanghai

Tesla investigating video of parked Model S exploding in Shanghai

Published 22/04/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc on Monday said it has sent a team to investigate a video on Chinese social [more…]

Huawei first-quarter revenue grows 39 percent to $27 billion amid…

Huawei first-quarter revenue grows 39 percent to $27 billion amid…

Published 22/04/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies said on Monday its first-quarter revenue jumped 39 percent to 179.7 billion yuan ($26.81 billion), in the Chinese technology [more…]

Samsung Electronics delays Galaxy Fold media events in China

Samsung Electronics delays Galaxy Fold media events in China

Published 22/04/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - Smartphone maker Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has postponed media events for its Galaxy Fold planned for this week in Hong Kong and [more…]

Toyota establishes research institute in China to study hydrogen,…

Toyota establishes research institute in China to study hydrogen,…

Published 21/04/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp said on Sunday it was setting up a research institute in Beijing in partnership with Tsinghua University to [more…]

China finds more cases of African swine fever on Hainan island

China finds more cases of African swine fever on Hainan island

Published 21/04/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has detected new cases of African swine fever in six farms across four locations in Hainan province, the agriculture ministry said [more…]

China draws up tighter rules on human gene and embryo trials: Xinhua

China draws up tighter rules on human gene and embryo trials: Xinhua

Published 20/04/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s top legislature will consider tougher rules on research involving human genes and embryos, the first such move since a Chinese scientist [more…]