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Over 50% of people would turn to VPNs if social media platforms like Instagram were banned in Hong Kong

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 11 May 2022 - Digital Business Lab and Standard Insights conducted a survey campaign in Hong Kong to understand the active population's perception, preferences, and ...

What is next in the China-India border conflict?

The disputed Himalayan border between India and China sees little activity this time of the year. Large swaths of the area are snowed in, and troops patrolling the border endure sub-zero conditions, ...

Report: Chinese Olympic app has serious security flaws

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A smartphone app that's expected to be widely used by athletes and others attending next month’s Winter Games in Beijing has glaring security problems that could e...

India's satellite deal with China's Oppo raises security alarms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new deal between India’s space agency and China’s Oppo has raised security concerns as China continues to erode India’s control of its territory in the...

EXCLUSIVE Chinese apps could face subpoenas or bans under Biden order -sources

President Joe Biden’s executive order aimed at safeguarding Americans’ sensitive data would force some Chinese apps to take tougher measures to protect private information if they want to ...

China says US revoking of China apps ban a 'positive step'

BEIJING (AP) — China’s Ministry of Commerce said Thursday that a U.S. move to revoke the Trump administration’s executive orders intended to ban apps like TikTok and WeChat was a “positive step,” amid...

Troubled US-China ties face new test in Alaska meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China will face a new test in their increasingly troubled relations when top officials from both countries meet in Alaska. Ties between the wo...

White House sets low expectations for China talks in Alaska

The White House is setting low expectations ahead of Secretary of State Antony Blinken and national security adviser Jake Sullivan’s first face-to-face meeting with their Chinese counterparts in Ancho...

In early foreign policy tests, Biden takes on world as it is

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden in his early days in office has vowed a dramatic reordering of U.S. foreign policy from his predecessor. Yet on some of the most difficult issues, he's shown a pr...

ByteDance explores sale of Indian TikTok assets to rival firm Glance: Bloomberg

TOKYO (Reuters) - China’s ByteDance is said to be exploring the sale of the India operations of TikTok to rival unicorn Glance, Bloomberg News reported on Saturday. The discussions, initiated...

Chinese app TikTok cuts jobs in India following ban

NEW DELHI (AP) — Popular short-video Chinese app TikTok is cutting its workforce in India after hundreds of millions of its users dropped it to comply with a government ban on dozens of Chinese apps a...

Business Highlights

___ For first time in 5 years, US gas mileage down, emissions up DETROIT (AP) — A new government report says gas mileage for new vehicles dropped and pollution incr...

China criticizes US order against dealing with Chinese apps

BEIJING (AP) — China's government on Wednesday accused Washington of misusing national security as an excuse to hurt commercial competitors after President Donald Trump signed an order banning transac...

Trump signs order banning Alipay and 7 other Chinese apps

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Donal Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday (Jan. 5) banning transactions with eight Chinese software applications, including Ant Group’s Alipay. T...

Asian shares mostly lower as virus, China-US tensions weigh

Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday as surging virus counts and China-U.S. tensions weighed on sentiment. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng dropped 0.3% after authorities arrested dozens o...