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Hong Kong security law: UN experts voice deep concerns

UN human rights experts have told China a new security law for Hong Kong poses a serious risk to the city’s freedoms. In the letter…

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Volkswagen to test autonomous vehicles in Chinese city Hefei

Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) said on Wednesday it will start testing autonomous vehicles in China’s eastern city of Hefei, its first in the world’s biggest car…

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Top U.S., Chinese officials optimistic on Phase 1 trade deal after phone call

Top U.S. and Chinese officials, who spoke by phone on Monday, see progress on resolving issues over the Phase 1 trade deal reached in January…

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Contaminated water sickens nearly 500 in China

Hundreds of people in eastern China have been infected with bacteria which can cause dysentery after drinking contaminated water, state media said Monday, prompting the…

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China floods: 100,000 evacuated, Leshan Buddha threatened

Torrential rainfalls hit parts of China causing rising water levels and landslides. Worst hit was the western Sichuan province, where 100,000 people living on the…

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GM says over 40% of new China launches in next five years will be EVs

General Motors Co (GM.N) is planning an electric car offensive in China with more than 40% of its new launches in the country over the…

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China’s retail sales unexpectedly fall as consumer caution prevails

China’s retail sales slipped in July, dashing expectations for a modest rise, as consumers in the world’s second-largest economy failed to shake off wariness about…

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China launches ‘Clean Plate’ campaign against food waste

China has stepped up measures to reduce food waste, after President Xi Jinping called the amount wasted “shocking and distressing”. The “Clean Plate Campaign” comes…

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China launches ‘Clean Plate’ campaign against food waste

Chinese President Xi stressed the need to maintain a sense of ‘crisis’ around food. China has stepped up measures to reduce food waste, after President…

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Economic clout makes China tougher challenge for U.S. than Soviet Union was – Pompeo

China’s global economic power makes the communist country in some ways a more difficult foe to counter than the Soviet Union during the Cold War,…

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