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Chinese firms ask workers to shun iPhones, buy Huawei devices

Extending support to Huawei which is facing immense pressure from the US, Chinese companies have rallied behind the tech giant, offering hefty discounts to employees to buy Huawei devices and shun iPhones. According to a report in Nikkei Asian Review on Tuesday, the move came after the detention of Huawei’s Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou […]

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ROBOT TEACHERS INVADE CHINESE KINDER GARDENS

The Chinese kindergarden children giggled as they worked to solve puzzles assigned by their new teaching assistant: a roundish, short educator with a screen for a face. Just under 60 centimetres (two feet) high, the autonomous robot named Keeko has been a hit in several kindergartens, telling stories and challenging children with logic problems. Round […]

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CHINA STOCKS SUFFER THE DARKEST HOUR AFTER TRUMP TARIFF THREAT

Chinese stocks tumbled overnight after Donald Trump added to trade war concerns with a threat to impose a further $200bn (£152bn) of tariffs against China. Zhang Yidong, strategist at Industrial Securities, said it was the “darkest hour… the most agonizing moment in the first half” as the Shanghai Composite Index fell to finish the Tuesday […]

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THE BICYCLE GRAVEYARDS OF CHINA

For a year and half now, Chinese authorities have been stocking the unused bicycles of failed shared bike start-up companies in parking lots or storage areas around the city. As the bike share companies went bankrupt one by one, they left behind a staggering number of bicycles that paint a clear picture of how supply […]