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‘Mad Marko’ would be eye-catching addition to Chinese football

London (AFP) – Marko Arnautovic might not have the superstar status of China’s biggest football imports, but the volatile West Ham striker will provide goals and drama in equal measure if he completes his proposed... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, China, Sport, Soccer, West Ham, Marko Arnautovic, Afp, Marko


India: New E-Commerce Laws In China - R. K. Dewan & Co

The economic dynamics of China is worlds apart from the rest of the world.
Tags: News, China, India, Dewan


China: Intellectual Property Court Opens For Better IP Protection - China Sinda Intellectual Property Ltd

The Supreme People's Court (SPC) launched an intellectual property court in Beijing on Jan 1 for better protection of intellectual property in China.
Tags: News, China, Beijing, Supreme People s Court SPC


Canadian's death sentence leaves Beijing and Ottawa trapped in a crisis

There's no easy way out in the darkening diplomatic feud between China and Canada over the detention of a Huawei executive -- even as a man's life now hangs on the outcome.
Tags: China, Cnn, Beijing, Canada, Huawei, Ottawa


Global Markets: Asia shares falter on China unease, pound finds some peace

Asian share markets faltered on Thursday as unease over China's economic outlook eroded early gains, though an anti-climactic end to the latest chapter in the Brexit saga did offer sterling a moment's peace.
Tags: Asia, Money, China, businessNews, Brexit


Taiwan holds live-fire exercises following China threats

HSINCHU, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan is holding live-fire military exercises following extended threats against the island by China. Artillery and assault helicopters fired at targets off the west coast city of Taichung on Thursday, while Mirage fighter jets took off amid rainy conditions from the air base at Hsinchu to the north. The drills are […]
Tags: News, China, Taiwan, Nation, Taiwan AP, Taichung, Hsinchu, Nation & World, China Artillery


The spiciest cuisines in the world

The chile pepper is as divisive a food as there is. People can either handle the heat and enjoy the pain, or they avoid every bit of pepper like it’s the plague. The group of people in the middle know their limit and stick to the devil they know. When traveling abroad to a chile-pepper-loving country, however, you can be in for a fiery surprise. Every chile pepper — from China to Ethiopia to Peru and back — originally comes from Central and South America. The plant spread around the world dur...
Tags: Travel, Mexico, China, India, Africa, Thailand, South Africa, Chile, Ethiopia, Peru, Kenya, Jamaica, Mozambique, Caribbean, Karnataka, All


How Chinese Sellers of Fake Dior Are Evading a Crackdown Online

China has come down hard on its world-renowned counterfeit industry. Bazaars lined with fake watches, shoes and bags have been demolished in recent years. Many of the country’s best fakers are now hawking their wares via social messaging networks like Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s WeChat.
Tags: Science, China, Tencent Holdings Ltd


Trump Prepares Case for Funding New Missile Defense Plan

Trump will reveal the results at the Pentagon, where he’ll make the case for additional funding to expand the U.S. arsenal, the official told reporters Wednesday on condition of anonymity. The official emphasized that the administration views space as a key next step in missile defense, also noting the size and sophistication of China and Russia’s weapons. The U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency released a report Wednesday saying China is likely developing a long-range bomber capable of deliverin...
Tags: Science, China, Russia, Pentagon, Trump, U S Defense Intelligence Agency


Mousa Dembele set to join China’s Guangzhou R&F: source

Shanghai (AFP) – Tottenham Hotspurs Belgian international midfielder Mousa Dembele is poised to seal a move to Guangzhou R&F, a source at the Chinese club told AFP on Thursday. The 31-year-old will cost about 12... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: China, Sport, Soccer, Afp, Guangzhou, Mousa Dembele, Shanghai AFP Tottenham Hotspurs


China's Huawei reportedly targeted in US criminal probe

US federal prosecutors are reportedly working on a criminal investigation into Chinese telecom giant Huawei.
Tags: China, US, Cnn, Huawei


Why are the Chinese buying fewer cars?

As both the government and households try to reduce their debt levels, car sales across China are declining.
Tags: Business, China


China’s Zecheng Dou wins Web.com Tour opener in Bahamas

GREAT EXUMAS, Bahamas (AP) — Zecheng Dou birdied the final three holes Wednesday for a two-stroke victory in the Web.com Tour’s season-opening Bahamas Great Exuma Classic. Dou shot a 2-under 70, holing a 55-foot birdie putt on the par-5 18th at Sandals Emerald Bay to finish at 18-under 270. Three strokes ahead entering the round, […]
Tags: News, China, Sports, Bahamas, Sandals Emerald Bay, Dou, Zecheng Dou, GREAT EXUMAS Bahamas


China plans rival to Silicon Valley

Beijing is planning to create a new Silicon Valley equivalent in southern China.A "Greater Bay Area" designed to rival California's tech centre would cover 21,815 square miles and have a population of more than 67 million people.The... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, California, China, Beijing, Silicon Valley, Greater Bay Area


Threat of Taiwan-China Unification War

China’s president Xi gave a speech which opens the door to re-unify Taiwan and China using a war. Beijing previously assumed the Taiwanese would eventually decide to reunite with the mainland.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: China, Taiwan, Beijing, Innovation, Xi


Federal Prosecutors Are Investigating Huawei For Allegedly Stealing Trade Secrets, Says Report

According to The Wall Street Journal, federal prosecutors have launched a criminal investigation to see if Huawei allegedly stole trade secrets from U.S. companies. The probe is reportedly built out of civil lawsuits against the telecommunications firm. The Hill reports: People familiar with the probe told the Journal that it is at an advanced stage and that an indictment could soon be coming. Huawei has long faced scrutiny from both lawmakers and national security officials, who have labeled th...
Tags: China, Tech, Huawei, Wall Street Journal, Journal, Hill


Huawei under U.S. criminal investigation for alleged theft of trade secrets from T-Mobile, other tech companies

China’s Huawei is the subject of a U.S. criminal investigation in which federal prosecutors say the Chinese tech company stole trade secrets from U.S. business partners including technology behind a robotic device T-Mobile used to test smartphones, called “Tappy.” The Wall Street Journal reports that the investigation stemmed from various civil lawsuits against Huawei, including the one involving T-Mobile's Tappy. In Seattle, a jury agreed that Huawei was liable for misappropriation of the ...
Tags: Post, Technology, News, China, Tech, T Mobile, Seattle, Huawei, Wall Street Journal, Justice Department, WSJ, Bellevue Washington, Picks, Tappy, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd ZTE Corp


Prefab timber complex shows off net-zero energy technologies in Beijing

Beijing-based architecture firm SUP Atelier has completed the Xuhui Demonstrative Project, a solar-powered community complex that serves as a demonstration project for net-zero energy technologies in Beijing. Built to follow BREEAM and LEED standards, the complex boasts an array of sustainable features ranging from low-waste prefabrication to green roofs. Real-time monitoring and smart automation optimize energy savings and comfort levels. Commissioned by Xuhui Group’s Beijing office for the X...
Tags: Design, China, Renewable Energy, Architecture, Beijing, Gallery, Energy Efficiency, Solar Energy, Solar, Double Glazing, Zero energy, Air Source Heat Pump, Prefabrication, Shunyi District of Beijing, Solar-thermal Energy, Demonstration Project


Apple Plans Some Hiring Reductions After Selling Fewer iPhones

Tim Cook, Apple’s chief executive officer, made the disclosure to employees earlier this month in a meeting the day after he penned a letter to investors about the company’s recent struggles, particularly in China. During the meeting, Cook was asked if the company would impose a hiring freeze in response. Instead, Cook said some divisions would reduce hiring, according to the people, who asked not to be identified discussing private matters.
Tags: Science, Cook, China, Tim Cook Apple


Federal prosecutors are leading a criminal investigation into Huawei and allegations that it stole trade secrets from US companies

Federal prosecutors are investigating the Chinese electronics giant  Huawei for allegedly stealing trade secrets from US companies, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Wednesday.  One such incident includes Huawei supposedly stealing robotic technology that T-Mobile uses to test its smartphones, according to the report.  The report says that the investigation is advanced and may soon lead to an indictment. Federal prosecutors are investigating  Chinese electronics giant  Hu...
Tags: Washington, China, US, Trends, Iran, Beijing, Canada, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Huawei, Wall Street Journal, T Mobile, Bellevue Washington


How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Banks surged Wednesday following strong results from a slew of financial companies, and U.S. stocks finished broadly higher. Concerns about trade tensions between the U.S. and China derailed a bigger gain.On Wednesday:The S&P... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, US, U S


Apple and Samsung Hardest Hit as Smartphone Production Falls But 5G Phones Could Save 2019

Smartphone production in the first quarter of this year is expected to drop 19 percent as China and world markets slow. Credit Suisse indicated that smartphone production forecast for the final three... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Apple, China, Samsung, Innovation


Mandarin.

Sarah Zhang uses the recent appearance of a mandarin duck in Central Park as a springboard to share an interesting bit of etymology: Yes, true, mandarin ducks are native to China, where Mandarin is the official language. But the word mandarin has a more roundabout origin. It does not come from Mandarin Chinese, which refers to itself as putonghua (or “common speech”) and China, the country, as zhongguo (or “Middle Kingdom”). It doesn’t come from any other variant of Chinese, either. Its origins ...
Tags: Asia, China, Uncategorized, Linguistics, Macau, Central Park, Malacca, Ming, Ming Dynasty, Sarah Zhang


China just grew the first plant on the moon

That's one small leaf for the moon, one giant leap for moon colonies.
Tags: Science, News, China


Plans revealed for a massive atom smasher that dwarfs the Large Hadron Collider

The famous Large Hadron Collider, an insanely massive particle accelerator that's helped scientists crack some of the most deeply hidden mysteries of the universe, is about to be dwarfed by an atom smasher that's much bigger and more powerful. European physicists have just unveiled their proposal for the construction of a new particle smasher that calls for a 62-mile circular collider costing roughly the equivalent of $10 billion. Plans for the so-called Future Circular Collider were re...
Tags: Europe, News, China, Cern, Hadron Collider, European Organization for Nuclear Research, Standard Model Japan


A Harvard professor has a tip for entrepreneurs looking for the next big thing: Check out the electric-car market in China

In China, the electric-car market is "booming." That's according to Clayton Christensen, a Harvard Business School professor and an author of "The Prosperity Paradox." Christensen said electric cars in China are examples of "market-creating innovations," in that they make a product affordable and accessible to a broader swath of the population. In his new book, "The Prosperity Paradox," coauthored with Efosa Ojomo and Karen Dillon, Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen provide...
Tags: Asia, South Korea, Mexico, China, Trends, Tesla, Harvard, Beijing, United States, Electric, Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, Christensen, Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School, Clay Christensen


Federal Prosecutors Pursuing Criminal Case Against Huawei for Alleged Theft of Trade Secrets: Report

Federal prosecutors are pursuing a criminal investigation of China's Huawei for allegedly stealing trade secrets from U.S. business partners, including the technology behind a robotic device that T-Mobile used to test smartphones, WSJ reported Wednesday. From a report: The investigation grew in part out of civil lawsuits against Huawei, including one in which a Seattle jury found Huawei liable for misappropriating robotic technology from T-Mobile's Bellevue, Wash., lab, the people familiar with ...
Tags: China, Tech, Seattle, Huawei, WSJ, Bellevue Wash


Brendan Lorber's Playlist for His Poetry Collection "If This Is Paradise Why Are We Still Driving"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Brendan Lorber's impressive poetry collection If This Is Paradise Why Are We Still Driving repeatedly transforms the banal into the beautiful and thought-provoking. In his own wor...
Tags: Music, Minneapolis, China, San Francisco, Rome, Radiohead, David, Brooklyn, Williams, New Jersey, Rosetta, Broadway, Argentina, Cia, Scorsese, Osborne


U.S. lawmakers introduce bipartisan bills targeting China's Huawei and ZTE

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced bills on Wednesday that would ban the sale of U.S. chips or other components to Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], ZTE Corp or other Chinese telecommunications companies that violate U.S. sanctions or export control laws.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Huawei, ZTE Corp, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd


‘Proud’ Son sparks Koreans to Asian Cup win as Iran fire blanks

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – An effervescent Son Heung-min inspired title-chasing South Korea to a comfortable 2-0 victory over China on Wednesday to finish top of their Asian Cup group. Iran, joint favourites with the Koreans,... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: South Korea, China, Sport, Iran, Soccer, Abu Dhabi, Afp, Heung