Given China’s place in the world, its underlying national trends and America’s pointed advantage in just that aspect of military power that’s especially damaging to Chinese plans, it seems optimistic for PLA officers to assume they can launch an attack on China’s neighbors without first knocking out U.S.… read the full article
TAIPEI (Reuters) – Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou said on Friday he will hand over the running of the world’s largest electronics contract manufacturer to a new operations committee as he prepares to contest Taiwan’s presidential elections next year.… read the full article
The cracks in Huawei Technologies are starting to show.
Speaking to an audience gathered at the company’s headquarters in Shenzhen on Monday, Huawei founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei revealed that action taken against the Chinese telecom manufacturer by the U.S.… read the full article
Many companies have suffered in the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing, but Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL)has arguably been among the hardest hit. After becoming the first U.S. company to surpass a $1 trillion market cap and hitting all-time stock price highs in October 2018, Apple stock had lost about one-third of its value by January 2019.… read the full article
If there’s one thing that might hold back the JH-XX’s development, it’s the new plane’s engine, just as problems integrating a Chinese-built engine reportedly have slowed development of the J-20 and FC-31 fighters.… read the full article
Angry Hong Kong protesters vowed on Tuesday to step up their campaign against a controversial extradition law after the city’s chief executive Carrie Lam refused to answer their calls to withdraw it and resign.… read the full article
BEIJING (AP) — The leader of China, it turns out, may not be all-powerful.
Faced with huge and disruptive protests in Hong Kong, China blinked. The decision to shelve the legislation that sparked the demonstrations shows that limits still exist to how hard China can, or is willing, to push.… read the full article
Huawei’s founder said Monday the Chinese telecom giant’s overseas smartphone sales have tumbled since the US last month threatened to blacklist the company, and he warned the embattled firm would slash production to weather the US drive to isolate it.… read the full article
Bouquets of white flowers, written tributes and origami cranes piled up Sunday outside a high-end Hong Kong shopping mall, where a young man plunged to his death protesting against a controversial extradition bill.… read the full article