Tag archive for ‘Beijing’
By news On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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World War 3: China FURIOUS with ‘major liability’ North Korea over Kim’s missile tests | World | News

Kim Jong-un’s regime, which used to notify Beijing ahead of weapon tests, did not issue a warning before its nuclear blast earlier this month.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); North More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Beijing cryptocurrency exchanges told to announce trading halt: source

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese authorities have ordered Beijing-based cryptocurrency exchanges to stop trading and immediately notify users of their closure, signaling a widening crackdown by authorities on More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Taiwan jails mainland Chinese student on national security charge

TAIPEI (Reuters) – A Taiwan district court on Friday sentenced a mainland Chinese student to 14 months imprisonment for breaching national security laws. The sentencing of Zhou Hongxu follows months of strained More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Trump likely to visit China during November Asia trip: U.S. official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to make a stop in China in November during his first official visit to Asia, a U.S. official said on Tuesday, a trip that will come amid tensions More...

By news On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Northern China smog cuts life expectancy by 3 years versus south: study

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Air pollution caused by coal-fired winter heating has slashed life expectancy in northern China by more than three years compared with the south, according to a new study, underlining More...

By news On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Lucky 8? $1,000 price tag dampens iPhone enthusiasm in China

BEIJING (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) will launch an expected “iPhone 8” on Tuesday, hoping the number’s auspicious connotations in China will help turn around fortunes in the world’s biggest smartphone More...

By news On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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World War 3: China shoots down missiles near North Korea border – nuclear crisis deepens | World | News

GETTY North Korea news: China has shot down missiles in a drill at the border of the two states North Korea was sent a direct message from Beijing yesterday in an explosive military drill near More...

By news On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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China’s tighter drone rules send new pilots flocking to school

BEIJING (Reuters) – A buzz fills the sky above a flight base in northern Beijing, as pilots practise take-offs and landings ahead of tests to qualify for a license – to fly drones. Drone enthusiasts More...

By news On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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For Chinese millennials, despondency has a brand name

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese millennials with a dim view of their career and marriage prospects can wallow in despair with a range of teas such as “achieved-absolutely-nothing black tea”, and “my-ex‘s-life-is-better-than-mine More...

By news On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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As U.S. ban on travel to North Korea kicks in, tourists say their farewells

BEIJING (Reuters) – American tourist Nicholas Burkhead said he’d be happy to return to his latest holiday destination, with its beautiful scenery, great food and friendly people. The problem is, the More...