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China talks up tech prowess amid US rivalry

US-China rivalry is becoming intense as Beijing tries to dominate next-generation technology while Washington tries to cripple Chinese tech firms like Huawei.

China to launch test flights for commercial space rockets

China’s constellation of commercial satellites to offer multitude of services.

Cold War mentality hinders trust in cyberspace, says China propaganda chief

Huang Kunming adds national security not an excuse to launch cyberattack on others.

Hong Kong tightens security ahead of planned protest

Pro-democracy leaders calls citizens to join despite risk of arrest.

IMF chief says building ‘peer pressure’ to follow trade rules

Problems go beyond bilateral disagreements.

Yuan level appropriate, says China central banker

Yuan depreciation driven by market forces.

China’s sneakerheads chase 6,600% returns flipping Air Jordans

China’s sneaker-resale market exceeds US$1 billion in value.

China says will work with US to address core concerns

Both sides are working toward a written agreement.

Nets draw HK protest backers as NBA-China row simmers

Several hundred people clad in T-shirts that read 'Stand with Hong Kong' chanted slogans in support of protesters.

Hong Kong leader backs police use of force as protesters plan...

More than 2,600 people have been arrested since the protests escalated.

Trump hopes US-China trade deal will be signed by mid-November

The deal's first phase unveiled as a bid to end trade war between Beijing and Washington.

China halts shipments of black clothing into Hong Kong

Masks, bulk orders of umbrellas, sticks also barred.

China stocks plunge to its lowest in a month

Shanghai index has fallen for 4 straight days, the longest streak since Aug 7.

China denies telling NBA to fire exec over Hong Kong tweet

Beijing claims it has never raised such demands.

China plans police retirement base for HK cops

Mainland site in Zhaoqing ‘aims to provide a high quality life with low cost’.

HK murder suspect behind unrest to turn himself in

Man accused of killing girlfriend in Taiwan ready to return and surrender.

China releases detained US citizens on bail

Duo currently awaiting trial on charges of illegally moving people across country borders.

China demanded NBA fire Rockets exec over Hong Kong tweet

Commissioner says the league replied: 'There's no chance that's happening'.

Chinese nationals hold protest outside bank over investment company

They urge the Chinese embassy to look into their plight.

American duo detained in China on border charges

US firm calls allegations ‘bogus’ after founder, employee taken into custody.

Growth in US inventories sees oil trade jump to near US$53...

Industry data adds to concern that global supply keeps growing amidst dwindling demand.

China irked by Nobel Peace Prize nomination for Hong Kongers

Beijing has had a tense relationship with award committee.

China lashes out at ‘groundless’ US restrictions on its diplomats

Move is latest spat to strain bilateral relations between two countries.

China’s Universal Studios park to adopt facial recognition tech

Cameras linked to Alibaba's Alipay will allow visitors to open storage lockers, pay for meals and join express queues for rides.