Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific Airways said Wednesday it would cut 8,500 jobs and shut a regional airline as it grapples with the plunge in air travel due to the pandemic.
Daily Mail. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 15:14:05 +0100.
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson has reported upbeat third quarter earnings, helped mainly by the rollout of 5G wireless networks in China and a strong U.S. market. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 07:20:49 -0400.
PetroChina Company (PTR) has been on a bit of a cold streak lately, but there might be light at the end of the tunnel for this overlooked stock.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 10:36:00 GMT.
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese electric car brand BYD Auto and Japanese truck maker Hino Motors said Wednesday they are jointly setting up a company to develop battery-powered trucks and buses. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:59:50 -0400.
After months of tension that turned violent at times, the release signaled a respite in a dispute that has led to a buildup of forces along the disputed mountainous border.
Steven Lee Myers. New York Times. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 01:35:24 +0000.
According to the Times, the bank account is controlled by Trump International Hotels Management and it paid $188,561 in taxes in the country from 2013 to 2015.
Cnnwire. ABC News. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 01:21:09 +0000.
It's just a bunch of coral. But Pratas atoll between Taiwan and China has been declared a "danger zone" as combat aircraft ply the skies overhead.Beijing is showing increasing interest in the isolated Pratas (also known as ...
New Zealand Herald. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 07:36:47 +1200.
Sweden is banning Chinese tech companies Huawei and ZTE from building new high-speed wireless networks after a senior security official called China one of the country’s biggest threats
Via Ap News Wire. The Independent. Tue, 20 Oct 2020 15:12:40 GMT.
Huawei's founder saw his personal wealth decline by 10% over the past year as the tech company fought security battles with western governments, according to a new league table of China's billionaires.
Sky News. Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:03:00 +0100.
On a windy August afternoon in 2017, Akitsinnguaq Ina Olsen was relaxing in the old harbour of Nuuk, Greenland's capital, when a Chinese icebreaker sailed unannounced into the Arctic island's territorial waters. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 20 Oct 2020 01:06:06 -0400.
In a rare occurrence, two ethnic-Kazakh men from China's northwestern region of Xinjiang who were convicted of illegally crossing the border a year ago have obtained temporary refugee status in Kazakhstan.
Radio Liberty. Mon, 19 Oct 2020 08:16:38 +0000.
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 2020, China's estimated population was 1,439,323,776.
For more news and information about China, visit this official
Chinese government website.
For detailed maps of China, visit this
China maps website.