Tag: China

Airbnb doubles marketing spend in India as Singapore imposes restrictions

Singapore: Airbnb is looking to double its marketing investments in India to increase its visibility in the market. This while…

Equities extend declines, Nifty hovers around 11,750

Mumbai: Equity benchmark indices extended declines in the morning trade on Monday amid rising global crude oil prices and simmering…

Chinese language made mandatory in many schools in Nepal

Kathmandu: Many schools across the country have made it mandatory for students to learn Mandarin lured by the Chinese government's…

Telegram says massive cyber attack originated in China

Berlin: Telegram founder Pavel Durov revealed that the massive cyber attack on the encryption-based service was launched by China. In…

SCO summit: PM Modi meets Xi Jinping, Imran Khan reaches Bishkek

Bishkek [Kyrgyzstan]: On his first visit for a multilateral forum meeting after reelection, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Chinese President…

Trump hopes ‘China and Hong Kong can work things out’

Washington: President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he hopes things may work out between the Chinese central government and Hong…

Here’s new release date for ‘Ugly Dolls’ in China

Washington: The release date of the animated feature film 'Ugly Dolls' was postponed and will now hit the Chinese theatres…

BCIM calls for upholding multilateralism, free trade

Yuxi city [China]: Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar (BCIM) on Thursday called for upholding multilateralism and free trade. "The parties…

China’s ex-envoy to Pakistan is its new ambassador to India

Beijing: China has appointed its former envoy to Pakistan Sun Weidong as India's ambassador after his predecessor Luo Zhaohui was…

Hong Kong: 5,000 personnel deployed as anti-extradition bill protests intensify

Hong Kong: Swathes of protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong on Wednesday, continuing demonstrations against a controversial extradition…

Violence erupts during Hong Kong protest against China extradition bill

Hong Kong: Scenes of violence between police forces and demonstrators were witnessed outside Hong Kong's Legislative Council on Sunday during…

Mine collapses in China’s Jilin, 9 killed

Jilin [China]: At least nine people were killed while 10 others were wounded after a mine owned by Jilin Longjiabao…

Despite protests, pro-Beijing leader claims won’t withdraw extradition bill

Hong Kong: Hong Kong's pro-Beijing leader on Monday said she had no plans to withdraw the controversial bill that allows…

Yami thrilled with gift from Jackie Chan

Mumbai: Actress Yami Gautam received a special gift -- a traditional shawl -- from international icon Jackie Chan during the…

US asks China to break impasse in trade talks

Tokyo [Japan]: The United States has called upon China to resume the stalled trade talks and return to the negotiating…

China first country in launching rocket from sea

Beijing: In a first, China on Wednesday successfully launched a rocket from a sailing ship into space, showcasing its prowess…

Trump threatens to hit China with additional tariffs

Washington: Further escalating tensions, US President Donald Trump has threatened to hit China with tariffs on another USD 300 billion…

China grants 5G licenses for commercial use

Beijing: China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) on Thursday granted 5G licenses for commercial use, marking the beginning…

China emerges victorious at Shangri-La dialogue

Hong Kong: The Shangri-La Dialogue, held annually in Singapore, brings together defense ministers, military leaders, academia, media, and others to…

Midstream struggling as diamond prices soften

Mumbai: Diamond markets are under pressure as profit margins have tightened and the trade war with China has fuelled uncertainty.…