Technology

Videos of alleged Muslim riot in China spark online outcry

Sep 5, 2017

Chinese internet users have flooded government social media accounts with thousands of angry anti-Islamic comments after unverified videos surfaced online showing an apparent riot by members of a Muslim minority in a northern city

New rules, tech are dimming Hong Kong's signature neon glow

Aug 31, 2017

Neon signs advertising shops and nightclubs gave Hong Kong a signature look to match its economic boom, but the visual heritage is fading as technology and regulations turn off the lights

Renault-Nissan, China's Dongfeng announce e-car venture

Aug 29, 2017

Automakers Renault and Nissan plan to develop electric cars with a Chinese partner

China criticizes US trade probe as protectionism

Aug 24, 2017

China has criticized the U.S. government's decision to launch a trade investigation of Beijing's technology policy as protectionist and an attack on the global trading system

China says US trade probe would violate international rules

Aug 15, 2017

China says it will "resolutely safeguard" its interests in response to a possible trade probe ordered by President Donald Trump into Beijing's technology policies

China appeals to Trump to avoid 'trade war'

Aug 14, 2017

China has appealed to U.S. President Donald Trump to avoid a "trade war" ahead of what the White House says is a possible announcement of an investigation into whether China is stealing U.S. technology

Thai journalist charged with sedition for online comments

Aug 8, 2017

A prominent journalist in Thailand has been charged with sedition and violation of the country's computer law for online postings concerning politics

Indonesia lifts threat to ban encrypted app Telegram

Aug 1, 2017

Indonesia's information technology minister says the government will allow the encrypted messaging app Telegram to continue operating in Indonesia because it's taking steps to block "negative" content

Stock markets slide as tech earnings underwhelm

Jul 28, 2017

Asian, European shares slide as concerns spread over Wall Street's tech sell-off

China's Huawei posts slower first-half revenue growth

Jul 27, 2017

China's Huawei Technology says first-half revenues at telecom gear, smartphone businesses expand at slower pace

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