Technology

Chinese leaders promise tax cuts, help for entrepreneurs

Dec 21, 2018

Chinese leaders promise help to entrepreneurs to shore up weakening economic growth as Beijing tries to resolve tariff battles with Washington over technology

Facebook purges more Myanmar accounts for misrepresentation

Dec 19, 2018

Facebook has announced its third and biggest purge of military-linked accounts in Myanmar, where critics have charged the social network did too little to block inflammatory material that fueled hatred, particularly against the Muslim Rohingya minority

Huawei calls on US, others to show proof of security risk

Dec 19, 2018

Huawei chairman challenges United States and other governments to provide evidence for claims the Chinese tech giant is a security risk

Executive's arrest, security worries stymie Huawei's reach

Dec 16, 2018

Chinese tech giant Huawei's ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries abroad, while one of its top executives faces U.S. charges over trade with Iran

China suspends tariff hikes on US cars, auto parts

Dec 15, 2018

China suspends tariff hikes on U.S. cars, trucks and auto parts following trade cease-fire with Washington

The Latest: China confirms holding 2 Canadians

Dec 13, 2018

China has confirmed it has detained two Canadian men, saying they were being detained on suspicion of "endangering national security."

Detention of Canadians raises stakes in China-US-Canada row

Dec 13, 2018

China has confirmed the detentions of two Canadian men, raising the stakes in a three-way international dispute with the United States

Analysis: China plays hardball with ex-diplomat's seizure

Dec 13, 2018

Analysis: China plays hardball with detention of ex-Canadian diplomat

Malaysia's Proton launches 1st SUV with China's Geely

Dec 13, 2018

Malaysian national car maker Proton has launched its first SUV in a bid to turn around its fortunes, more than a year after China's Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd. bought a key stake in the company

China and US discuss plans for trade talks

Dec 11, 2018

China, US discuss plans for trade talks in sign negotiations going ahead despite tension over Huawei arrest

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