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China exports fall in November, imports recover

Containers at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China. Aly Song, Reuters file photo BEIJING – China’s exports declined for the fourth consecutive month in November as a trade war with Washington rumbles on, official data showed Sunday, although ...

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Trump calls on World Bank to stop lending to China

US President Donald Trump speaks during a round table discussion on business and red tape reduction in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC on December 6, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) WASHINGTON – U.S. ...

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Majority of Filipinos says ties with US more important than China

MANILA – Majority of Filipinos believes the Philippines’ relationship with the US is “more important” that its ties with China, an independent Social Weather Stations poll released Saturday showed. Seventy-eight percent of 1,800 adults polled from Sept. 27 to 30 ...

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Trump calls for World Bank to stop loaning to China

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters while participating in a “roundtable on small business and red tape reduction accomplishments” in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington, US December 6, 2019. Kevin Lamarque, Reuters WASHINGTON – US President ...

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TikTok sued in US over alleged China data transfer

SAN FRANCISCO, United States – A university student in California has filed a class-action lawsuit against video app TikTok, which she accuses of harvesting large amounts of user data and storing it in China. “TikTok clandestinely has vacuumed up and ...

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China no Wile E. Coyote with ‘red button’ to shut down PH power grid: NGCP

MANILA — Unlike Wile E. Coyote hunting Road Runner in the Looney Tunes cartoons, China doesn’t have a red button to control the Philippines’ power grid, the Filipino-Chinese consortium that operates the system said Tuesday. Contrary to fears raised by ...

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China introduces mandatory face scans for phone users

Image: PeopleImages/IStock.com via AFP Relaxnews China will require telecom operators to collect face scans when registering new phone users at offline outlets starting Sunday, according to the country’s information technology authority, as Beijing continues to tighten cyberspace controls. In September, China’s ...

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China: PH power grid not under our control

[embedded content] The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines assured the public the power grid is manned by Filipinos. Beijing also slams allegations that Manila’s power grid is under Chinese control. – Business Nightly, ANC, November 28, 2019  Let’s block ...

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Hong Kong loses luster for luxury brands as mainland China shines – Bain

Demonstrators sit outside a closed shop as they attend a rally at a shopping mall in Hong Kong. Kim Kyung-Hoon, Reuters file photo PARIS/MILAN – Luxury brands are likely to retreat from Hong Kong as the city is wracked by ...

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How Hong Kong’s greatest tycoon went from friend of China to punching bag

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing looks on during a news conference announcing the CK Hutchison Holdings company results in Hong Kong, China on March 17, 2016. Bobby Yip, Reuters/File Photo HONG KONG – In January of 1993, an ambitious Chinese ...

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