China's Huawei Technologies wants a quick resolution of the case of its former finance chief Meng Wanzhou, who is accused of violating U.S. sanctions on Iran and has been detained in Canada, its chairman said on Tuesday.
Reuters. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:01:22 -0500.
Every morning, principal Zhang Pengfei at the Xi Guan Primary School in north China's Shanxi province would lead 700 pupils on the playground in a synchronised 'ghost shuffle' routine.
Daily Mail. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:55:35 GMT.
US stocks are falling as investors worry about global economic growth after the International Monetary Fund lowered its forecast for the year, and China's government said growth in 2018 was the weakest it's been in almost three decades
ABC News. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:57:09 -0500.
Crude prices tumbled more than 3 percent on Tuesday over concerns that China's slowing economy could curtail fuel demand worldwide as forecasters predicted weaker global growth amid the U.S.-China trade war. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:50:06 -0500.
U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo says he's "optimistic" that there will be a "good outcome" in upcoming trade discussions with China in Washington.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:41:37 EST.
As the Chinese telecommunications giant faces scrutiny over its security, its careful cultivation of European governments and customers is at risk of unraveling.
Adam Satariano and Raymond Zhong. New York Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:00:10 GMT.
BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday demanded the U.S. drop a request that Canada extradite a top executive of the tech giant Huawei, shifting blame to Washington in a case that has severely damaged Beijing's relations with Ottawa. ...
Christopher Bodeen. Washington Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 03:49:53 -0500.
SINGAPORE (AP) - World markets retreated Tuesday after the International Monetary Fund trimmed its global outlook for 2019 and 2020. ...
Annabelle Liang. Washington Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:37:31 -0500.
Police in Australia have arrested six people they believe are part of an "expansive" criminal gang that steals baby formula to sell illegally in China.According to Australian authorities, more than $1 million dollars worth of ...
New Zealand Herald. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:04:33 +1200.
HONG KONG - Hong Kong saw two incidents of falling windows on Monday (Jan 21), one of which struck and killed a Chinese tourist on a street in the popular Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district.
Straits Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:41:44 +0800.
A second Chinese woman is pregnant with a "gene-edited" baby and is being medically supervised by local authorities, a Chinese government investigation has revealed.
Kirsty Needham. Sydney Morning Herald. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 07:15:12 +1100.
Facts About China
The People's Republic of China is a socialist state located in central
and eastern Asia. Its capital city is Beijing; other major Chinese
cities include Shanghai, Tianjin, and Hong Kong. China's national
currency is the Renminbi Yuan, which equals 10 jiao or 100 fen.
In 2007, China's estimated population was 1,351,852,000.
For more news and information about China, visit this official
Chinese government website.
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