U.S. alleges China’s largest cable maker helped ZTE conceal Iran association

China 08/10/22, 02:35

The U.S. Commerce Department has accused China’s biggest wire and cable producer Far East Cable of having a hand in letting Iran acquire restricted telecommunications equipment.  A statement released on Aug. 8 alleged that Far East Cable helped Chinese telecoms firm ZTE hide its business with Iran, charging the Jiangsu-based company ...

Mainland finance manager involved in fraud changed her life in prison

Human Rights 08/10/22, 02:33

Chinese overseas media outlet XingTangRen reported on August 8 that a financial executive incarcerated for an economic case changed her outlook on life thanks to meeting a particular group of people. In April 2001, Hebei Baoxiang Import & Export Group Co., Ltd. was suspected of defrauding on export tax rebates. The ...

India seeks to ban Chinese phones that cost under $150

Economy 08/10/22, 02:25

Bloomberg reported on Aug. 8 that India is looking to ban Chinese made smartphones from its market that have a price tag of less than $150. India is driven to ban Chinese players from the cheap smartphone market and protect domestic producers from competition. Unidentified sources said there had been worries ...

Former US official critical of Chinese official

Opinion 08/09/22, 15:15

As tensions rise in the Taiwan Strait, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying posted a comment on Twitter on Aug. 7, saying "Baidu Maps show that there are 38 Shandong dumpling restaurants and 67 Shanxi noodle restaurants in Taipei." Adding, "Palates don't cheat. #Taiwan has always been a part ...