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Tim Yu
Covering risk intelligence on Asia, trade, and global supply chains for powered by . Views are my own.
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Jack Stubbs 24h
NEW: Suspected North Korean hackers have tried to break into computer systems at COVID-19 vaccine developer AstraZeneca in recent weeks, two people with knowledge of the matter tell
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Bill Birtles Nov 26
Of all the Australian wines hit w/ huge Chinese tariffs today, one - Auswan - was singled out for the softest tariff of 107%. Much lower than all the others. It just happens to be the label of former ambassador Geoff Raby, a consistent critic of Aus gov’t’s handling of China ties
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Reuters Tech News Nov 26
Exclusive: Foxconn to shift some Apple production to Vietnam to minimise China risk
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Jonathan Cheng Nov 25
For one of its final acts, the outgoing Trump administration will slap tariffs of 122.5% on Chinese twist-ties, arguing that Beijing undervalued its currency to gain market share for the highly prestigious products.
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Human Rights Foundation Nov 24
New investigation from : North Korean slave labor used in Chinese factories which manufactured and supplied PPE to the British government.
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Paul Mozur 孟建國 Nov 22
As Chinese officials hung thousands of cameras across Xinjiang, an abiding question has been how they process all that footage. We found an answer. They're using one of the world's fastest supercomputers. And it was built with American microchips.
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Saleha Mohsin Nov 22
NEWS: Biden intends to name his longtime adviser Antony Blinken as secretary of State, sources tell + and me Jake Sullivan, an ex-Hillary Clinton’s aide, is likely to be named national security adviser Announcement is expected Tuesday
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Paul Triolo Nov 22
Trump administration to add four more Chinese firms to Pentagon blacklist: sources | Reuters
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The Associated Press Nov 21
The 102-year-old matriarch in a family that has worked on the same Malaysian plantation for five generations holds a bar of soap. It's among the many iconic beauty products that use palm oil tainted by labor abuses. Read more:
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Finbarr Bermingham Nov 20
As Xi says China may join TPP, reupping a piece I wrote couple of months ago. Many suggest China's periodic public toying with joining CP/TPP is down to a combo of mischief and spin Few think there's a realistic chance it could meet required standards
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Joe Mayes Nov 20
Exclusive: Brexit has created at least 500 jobs in Bosnia-Herzegovina and the Philippines in recent months, as companies turn to overseas labour amid a U.K. shortage of customs agents
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Reed Albergotti Nov 20
Apple tried to water down the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act, which would hold companies accountable for slave labor in their supply chains
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Paul Triolo Nov 19
India may amend license norms to bar sourcing of 'critical telecom equipment' from China - The Economic Times
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Nerys Avery Nov 19
China's obsession with keeping govt debt low shifts the burden to corporates. Corporate borrowing had moderated in China but rebounded this year, driving a surge in the country’s debt-to-GDP ratio, according to an IIF report via
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Jennifer Hillman Nov 18
Some serious caveats on impact of RCEP. For Japan + Korea, key interest in sending cars and car parts to China. But check out China's tariff schedule, where U = no commitment to any reduction in tariffs. Look at all the U's for cars:
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Bloomberg Next China Nov 18
Here are the 31 companies the U.S. identified as “Communist Chinese military companies” operating directly or indirectly in the country
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The Associated Press Nov 17
. investigation finds female laborers on palm oil plantations in Indonesia and Malaysia endure sexual abuse, serious health effects from handling toxic chemicals, and links their work to top Western beauty brands. Produced with support of .
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bob davis Nov 17
Phase 2, Biden style? The head of the Business Roundtable, a big business trade group, calls on Biden to start rolling back tariffs as part of new trade negotiations with China. Expect other companies and trade groups to pile on. via
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Stuart Lau Nov 17
Obama says he would have pushed China “much harder” on trade issues if it were not for the global financial crisis of 2008-09, which restricted him from holding Beijing to account for “breaking just about every agreed-about rule of international commerce”.
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Jonathan Cheng Nov 17
A day after our look at Beijing's push for chip self-sufficiency, one of China's most prominent semiconductor players, Tsinghua Unigroup, defaults on a $200 million bond. Just five years ago, it made a $23 billion bid for U.S. chipmaker Micron.
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