TikTok: China's new export rules could give Beijing control over sale: expert

A recent update to technology export rules in China could give Beijing the final say on whether the forced sale of video-sharing app TikTok's US business will be approved, a Chinese trade expert t...

"Consumer Caring Scheme 2020" is Open for Applications Merchants Hope to Emerge Stronger with Excellent Consumer Care

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 28 August 2020 - The 10th "Consumer Caring Scheme" organised by GS1 Hong Kong is now open for applications. Hong Kong companies from all trades are cordially invite...

TikTok CEO resigns amid US pressure to sell video app

HONG KONG (AP) — TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer resigned Thursday amid U.S. pressure for its Chinese owner to sell the popular video app, which the White House says is a security risk. In a ...

CUHK Business School Research Looks at the Limitations of Using Artificial Intelligence to Pick Stocks

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 27 August 2020 - It's been called the holy grail of finance. Is it possible to harness the promise of artificial intelligence to make money trading stocks? Many hav...

Taiwan orders Alibaba to sell stake in e-commerce platform

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan ordered China’s Alibaba Group on Monday to dispose of its stake in a local e-commerce platform, Taobao Taiwan, citing a risk that users’ personal information might be tran...

US WeChat users sue Trump over order banning messaging app

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some U.S.-based users of WeChat are suing President Donald Trump in a bid to block an executive order that they say would effectively bar access in the U.S. to the hugely popular Ch...

Chinese students in Australia head home as coronavirus upends study

Just a few months after arriving in Sydney for a planned two-year stay, university students Maggie Zhang and boyfriend Sunny Gu sat down to make a “pros and cons” list about life in Austra...

Huawei, long resilient, suffers under tougher US pressure

BEIJING (AP) — For nearly a decade, Huawei kept worldwide sales growing as Washington told U.S. phone companies not to buy its network equipment and lobbied allies to reject China's first global tech ...

China Lilang Announces 2020 Interim Results

Revenue of RMB1,093 Million and Net Profit of RMB269 Million Interim Dividends of HK17 Cents Per Share HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 19 August 2020 - China Lilang Limited ("China Lilang" or the ...

Premium Fertility Service Provider Genea Opens Clinic in Bangkok

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - Media OutReach - 19 August 2020 - Asian residents struggling to conceive will now have access to one of the world's most premium providers of fertility services, especially mainlan...

Hang Lung Launches UPGRADED SPEND TOGETHER Campaign in August

Offering up to 100% Shopping Rebate along with “Recycle & Reward” Program to Promote Green Living HONG KONG,  CHINA - Media OutReach - 19 August 2020 - Since its launch in mid-June, Hang Lung Pro...

A US WeChat ban could hurt many in America, not just China

For millions of people in the U.S. who use the Chinese app WeChat, it's a lifeline to friends, family, customers and business contacts in China. That lifeline is now under attack by ...

China considers imposing tariffs on Australian wine

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — China on Tuesday began investigating whether Australia was dumping wine in the latest trade dispute to strain relations between the free-trading partners and could shut down...

Trump administration imposes new Huawei restrictions

The U.S. is imposing another round of restrictions on China's Huawei as President Donald Trump renewed accusations that the company's telecommunications equipment is used for spying. &ldquo...

China's WeChat proven to be spying on overseas users

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese authorities have imprisoned an individual in Shanxi province for 10 months after he forwarded a politically sensitive video to his friend in the U.S. through t...