• Trade War Target Practice: China Will Punish These American Businesses Next

    13 days ago - By Forbes

    Here are the industries that can expect to face China's ire if Washington ups the ante on tariffs next month.
    Read more ...

     

  • China threatens 25% import tariff on US liquefied natural gas

    13 days ago - By RT

    In the latest trade war tit-for-tat, China has included for the first time liquefied natural gas in its list of goods up for a potential 25-percent import tariff, should the US impose additional tariffs on Chinese imports.
    Read more ...

     

  • Baidu is ready to beat Google if it re-enters China

    Baidu is ready to beat Google if it re-enters China

    14 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Baidu is prepared to win against Alphabet's Google in China, its chief executive officer said on social media, amid rumblings the U.S. search engine giant was planning to re-enter a market it left eight years ago. Google's search engine has been largely blocked in China since 2010, when the company exited the market over ethical c...
    Read more ...

     

  • How Real Is the Race to 5G? A New Report Tries To Explain Why Winning Matters

    14 days ago - By Fortune

    China is winning the race against the United States to build a faster nationwide wireless network that uses 5G technology, billed as the mobile industry's future. Unless the U.S. moves more quickly, it will be at a major disadvantage when comes to creating dominant new companies in the emerging space.
    That's the conclusion of Deloitte Consulting, a top industry consulting firm that released a report about 5G on Tuesday. It cited the benefits of what it called the “data-network effect,” in which early leadership in new markets translates into more users who generate more data that, in turn...
    Read more ...

     

  • Global stocks follow Wall Street higher

    14 days ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - Global stock markets followed Wall Street higher Tuesday as strong corporate profits helped to defuse fears over U.S.-China trade tensions.
    KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, Germany's DAX rose 1.0 percent to 12,726.57 and France's CAC 40 advanced 0.9 percent to 5,526.12. London's FTSE 100 gained 0.5 percent to 7,706.30. On Monday, the DAX lost 0.1 percent and the CAC 40 fell less than 0.1 percent while the FTSE added 0.1 percent. On Wall Street, the future for the Dow Jones industrial average was 0.3 percent higher and that for the Standard & Poor's 500 index was up 0.2...
    Read more ...

     

  • Consultants cash in on U.S.-China trade war

    14 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. and Chinese firms are rushing for outside expertise on how to handle fallout from an escalating trade war. Reuters' Engen Tham reports that consultants on everything from management to logistics are seeing soaring demand for their services.
    Read more ...