Wednesday, September 30, 2020
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Trump: ‘ahead of schedule’ on China trade deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he expected to sign a significant part of the trade deal with China ahead...

U.S. denies China’s claim of ‘weaponizing’ visa decisions for Washington space...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Friday rejected Chinese accusations that political motives were behind a top Beijing space official not receiving a...

Judge asks Samsung heir to be humble at bribery trial

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean judge overseeing Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee's bribery trial told him on Friday to "humbly accept" whatever...

U.S. allows Chevron to drill for oil in Venezuela for three...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday renewed a license allowing Chevron, the last U.S. operating energy company in Venezuela, to continue...

Apple pulls app used to track Hong Kong police, Cook defends...

SAN FRANCISCO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Apple Inc has removed an app that helped Hong Kong protesters track police movements, saying it was used to...

Day 1 of U.S.-China trade talks ends with hopes for limited...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top U.S. and Chinese negotiators wrapped up a first day of trade talks in more than two months on Thursday as...

Shares in China’s Hikvision and Dahua dive after U.S. blacklisting

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Shares of Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology and Zhejiang Dahua Technology Co Ltd, which were among companies blacklisted by Washington,...

Pompeo says China’s treatment of Muslims ‘enormous human rights violation’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that China's treatment of Muslims, including the Uighurs, in western China was...

China’s Hikvision sees only limited impact from U.S. blacklisting

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese video surveillance company Hikvision will only suffer a limited, short-term hit after being blacklisted by the U.S. government and will...

Goldman evaluating role in China’s Megvii IPO after U.S. blacklist

NEW YORK/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc () said on Tuesday it was reviewing its involvement in Megvii Technology Ltd's planned initial...