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Tesla China rival NIO battles chip shortage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s top electric vehicle maker, NIO Inc., has cut monthly production by 25 percent due to the global shortage of automotive semiconductors, reports said Wednesda...

L Brands, Oxford Industries rise; MSG Networks, NIO fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: NIO, down $1.81 to $36.13. The Chinese electric vehicle maker is temporarily sus...

China's Geely teams up with Tencent on smart car tech

China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, which owns Volvo Cars and holds 9.7% of Daimler, said on Tuesday (Jan. 19) it has signed an agreement with Tencent Holdings Ltd to develop smart vehicle coc...

Fortunes of China's internet

BEIJING (AP) — Jack Ma, founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, held onto his status as China’s richest tycoon this year as surging demand for online shopping and other services during the coronavirus pa...

Electrified by Tesla, Chinese startups are on the charge

China’s electric vehicle startups are on the charge again, thanks to Tesla. The country’s growing fascination with the U.S. pioneer’s sleek designs and cutting-edge technology is ...

China auto show forging ahead under anti-virus controls

BEIJING (AP) — The first event for the CEO of Swedish electric car brand Polestar at this month’s Beijing auto show: A two-week quarantine in a hotel. The auto show, the first major ...

Chinese electric car brand NIO looks at expansion abroad

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese electric car brand NIO plans to start expanding to Western markets next year and might export a battery-swapping service that could help it compete with rival Tesla, the company...

Taipei dedicated to sustainable development goals as coronavirus pandemic continues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As many countries around the world scramble to limit infections and deaths caused by the COVID-19 pandemic at the expense of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Taiw...

China promises subsidies to boost falling electric car sales

BEIJING (AP) — China is promising more subsidies to shore up plunging electric car sales amid the coronavirus pandemic but set limits that exclude Tesla’s made-in-China model. Subsid...

Taiwan can help world bring coronavirus threat under control: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meeting with the United Nations envoys of Taiwan’s allies in Taipei, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said on Tuesday (Feb. 18) that Taiwan’s participation in the ...

Blackberry, Halliburton slip while Jabil, Broadridge rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday. Jabil Inc., up $1.52 to $32.85 The electronics manufacturer beat Wall Street's fiscal ...

Allies of Taiwan sign petition calling for its participation in UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s allies have backed the country’s participation in the United Nations with letters sent to the international body’s secretary-general, Antó...

Joseph Wu admonishes United Nations for Taiwan's continued exclusion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chicago-based newspaper The Daily Herald published an op-ed written by Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) on Thursday (Aug. 29) under the title “Buildin...

Abercrombie and Dollar Tree surges while Exxon and GE fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday: Exxon Mobil Corp., down 91 cents to $79.28 The energy company plans to increase its ...

If your Tesla knows where you are, China may too

SHANGHAI (AP) — When Shan Junhua bought his white Tesla Model X, he knew it was a fast, beautiful car. What he didn’t know is that Tesla constantly sends information about the precise loca...