China’s foreign minister vows to defend citizens abroad

China 12/11/18, 04:48

China's foreign minister vowed Tuesday to protect its citizens abroad as a technology executive waited to see whether a Canadian court will release her on bail in a case that has riled U.S.-Chinese relations.Beijing will "spare no effort" to protect against "any bullying that infringes the legitimate rights and interests ...

China pressures US, Canada ahead of Huawei hearing

China 12/10/18, 01:46

China is raising the pressure on the United States and Canada as a bail hearing for a top Chinese technology executive was set to resume in Vancouver.A Communist Party newspaper called Canada's treatment of Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou (MUHNG' Wahn-JOH') "inhumane." The Global Times editorial published in Monday's ...

China summons US envoy to protest detention of Huawei exec

China 12/10/18, 01:03

China summoned the U.S. ambassador to Beijing to protest Canada's detention of a senior executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei at Washington's behest, demanding the U.S. cancel the order for her arrest.The official Xinhua News Agency said Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng "lodged solemn representations and strong protests" with Ambassador ...

Canada arrests CFO of China’s Huawei Technologies

China 12/05/18, 22:34

Canadian authorities said Wednesday that they have arrested the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies for possible extradition to the United States.China demanded her immediate release, and a former Canadian envoy to China warned the case might lead to retaliation by the Chinese against American and Canadian executives.Justice Department ...

China again tops UN agency’s ranking of top patent filers

China 12/03/18, 09:50

A U.N. agency says China has issued the most international patent applications for an eighth straight year, showing the country's heft in intellectual property amid U.S. President Donald Trump's accusation that the growing Asia power steals it. The World Intellectual Property Organization said Monday that innovators around the world filed a ...

China’s coal project in Serbia adds to climate change worry

China 11/30/18, 07:38

China has been seen as the world leader in the battle to cut carbon emissions and prevent a global environmental catastrophe, after President Donald Trump withdrew from the Paris agreement on global climate change in 2017.In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, mining machines work in the open cast ...

China’s ‘economic’ losses aren’t because of U.S. trade success

China 11/30/18, 00:14

China’s economic growth has been slowing down, but it was slowing down before President Donald Trump entered the White House, and it will continue to slow down, regardless of whether the U.S.-China trade dispute continues or not. Supporters of the administration’s trade policy often cite the decline in China’s largest stock ...