Technology

Thai authorities detain well-known anti-Muslim Buddhist monk

Sep 21, 2017

Thai authorities have detained a Buddhist monk who has posted online videos that harshly denounce Islam

EU Chamber warns China: Open economy faster or risk backlash

Sep 19, 2017

A business group is urging China to carry out promises to open its economy and warned inaction might fuel a backlash against free trade amid mounting U.S. and European criticism of Beijing

China detains man for service to evade internet firewall

Sep 18, 2017

Chinese authorities detain a software developer for selling computer services that allow internet users to evade China's "Great Firewall," which blocks access to thousands of websites, from Facebook to Google

Chinese bitcoin exchange announces it is ending trading

Sep 15, 2017

One of China's biggest bitcoin exchanges says it will stop trading following reports regulators have ordered all Chinese exchanges for the digital currency to close

Reports: China orders bitcoin exchanges to shut down

Sep 14, 2017

Two Chinese newspapers say regulators have ordered the country's exchanges for the digital currency bitcoin to shut down

Asian businesses mull tech solutions to fight modern slavery

Sep 14, 2017

Asia's business leaders mull protections migrant workers, including a web site to guard against slavery and a hotline for abuse victims

China's foreign investment plunges after official curbs

Sep 14, 2017

China's government says Chinese investment in other countries has plunged since Beijing tightened controls to discourage purchases of sports teams and other assets deemed unneeded for national development

China plans nationwide ethanol use by 2020

Sep 13, 2017

China plans to expand use of ethanol in gasoline nationwide by 2020, joining the United States, Brazil and other governments that use blended fuel to curb emissions and fossil fuel consumption

China looks at ending sales of gasoline cars

Sep 10, 2017

China studying timetable to end sales of traditional fuel cars

China's ever-tighter web controls jolt companies, scientists

Sep 10, 2017

China's campaign to stamp out use technology that allows web surfers to evade its internet filters is disrupting work and study for millions of entrepreneurs, scientists and students

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