When Modi and Xi Meet, Indian Elections Will Set the Tone

When Modi and Xi Meet, Indian Elections Will Set the Tone

In the previous, Mr. Modi has bragged about having a 56-inch chest measurement, apparently an emblem of energy. But that swagger was bruised final yr after Chinese troops swept right into a disputed space alongside the Bhutan-China border close to to the place Indian troops had been based mostly and began constructing a street. When […]

The Korean War in Pictures

The Korean War in Pictures

Photo American Marines operating previous the physique of an enemy soldier on the Korean Peninsula, September 1950. Credit David Douglas Duncan This week’s assembly between Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s chief, and his South Korean counterpart, President Moon Jae-in, seeks to ease decades-long tensions that flared into geopolitical conflict during the Korean War from 1950 to […]

DoJ Now Investigating Huawei for Allegedly Violating Iran Sanctions

DoJ Now Investigating Huawei for Allegedly Violating Iran Sanctions

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) In 2017, the US Department of Commerce fined ZTE virtually $900 million for violating sanctions by illegally transport US items to Iran. Then, final week the DoC stepped up the punishment after ZTE failed to completely adjust to its restrictions by slapping a ban on ZTE, stopping it from buying elements […]

Chinese Police Confiscate 600 Bitcoin Mining Rigs in 'Largest Power Theft Case' in Years

Chinese Police Confiscate 600 Bitcoin Mining Rigs in 'Largest Power Theft Case' in Years

Photo: Kin Cheung (AP) Earlier this yr, the Chinese authorities reportedly outlined plans to restrict vitality use by cryptocurrency miners and encourage their “orderly” exit from the trade. In the wake of intensified crackdown efforts, a few of China’s largest miners opened operations overseas, nevertheless it appears a minimum of one mining group tried to […]

China Is Opening Its Car Market. But Not Enough, Say Auto Companies.

China Is Opening Its Car Market. But Not Enough, Say Auto Companies.

BEIJING — When President Xi Jinping announced measures to additional open up China’s auto business to overseas carmakers, the worldwide business initially cheered. Now the cheering has stopped. As details are emerging, overseas auto executives attending China’s annual auto present in Beijing this week stated Mr. Xi’s initiative was too slender and imprecise to alter […]

Apple CEO will meet with President Trump to stave off China trade war

Apple CEO will meet with President Trump to stave off China commerce battle

One day after his surprising attendance at a White House state dinner for French President Emmanuel Macron, Apple CEO Tim Cook will meet straight with U.S. President Donald Trump in what’s now being described as an effort to stop a commerce battle with China. According to Fortune, the assembly will happen this afternoon and will […]

Don Blankenship, West Virginia Candidate, Lives Near Las Vegas and Mulled Chinese Citizenship

Don Blankenship, West Virginia Candidate, Lives Near Las Vegas and Mulled Chinese Citizenship

He expressed admiration for the way Beijing workouts central management over its economic system. “Americans confuse the words communism and dictatorship,” he stated. “The Chinese are running a dictatorial capitalism and it’s very effective. That’s the way corporations are run. Corporations are not a democracy.” Before his international journey was restricted after his arrest in […]

Wanted at Chinese Start-Ups: Attractive Women to Ease Coders’ Stress

Wanted at Chinese Start-Ups: Attractive Women to Ease Coders’ Stress

While China’s tech scene has produced corporations that rival Facebook, Google and Amazon in energy and wealth, the work tradition in some ways trails even bro-dominated Silicon Valley. Photo Ms. Shen preparing for work whereas her boyfriend stayed in mattress. Her job largely entails tending the entrance desk, organizing social occasions, ordering snacks and chatting […]

Steven Mnuchin Will Head to China as Trade Tensions Mount

Steven Mnuchin Will Head to China as Trade Tensions Mount

Mr. Mnuchin is anticipated to be joined on the journey by Larry Kudlow, the director of the White House’s National Economic Council, and Robert Lighthizer, the United States commerce consultant. The delegation contains a variety of views on commerce, with Mr. Mnuchin and Mr. Kudlow, a former CNBC financial commentator, extra receptive to free commerce […]

‘What Exactly Do You Fear?’: Students Test Limits of #MeToo in China

‘What Exactly Do You Fear?’: Students Test Limits of #MeToo in China

The debate has pitted college students and professors in opposition to a authorities that seems more and more illiberal of dissent. President Xi Jinping, who rose to energy in 2012, has discouraged the propagation of Western affect at universities and has urged stricter oversight of lessons and professors. As the #MeToo motion has spread on […]