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News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

Bans take effect in 45 days and could bar the apps from the Apple and Google app stores, effectively removing them from U.S. distribution

News Government General
August 10, 2020  

Hong Kong, Chinese officials jeer at U.S. sanctions

The sanctions, announced Aug by the U.S. Treasury Department, block all property or other assets that the individuals have within U.S. jurisdiction

News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Huawei: Smartphone chips running out under U.S. sanctions

Washington cut off Huawei’s access to U.S. components and technology including Google’s music and other smartphone services last year

News Government General
August 10, 2020  

Canada decries death penalty after second Canadian sentenced in China

China gave two other Canadian citizens death sentences in 2019

News Government General
August 6, 2020  

China sentences 3rd Canadian to death on drug charges

Like many Asian nations, China deals out stiff penalties for manufacturing and selling illegal drugs

News Electronics Government General
August 4, 2020  

TikTok sale puts Canada between Trump and China, again, experts say

On Aug. 3, Trump told reporters he would ban TikTok in the U.S. unless Microsoft or another American company bought the app by Sept. 15

News Government General
July 27, 2020  

U.S. closes Chengdu consulate in China, after Houston order

The U.S. has four other consulates in China and an embassy in Beijing

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 27, 2020  

Trade, technology and security at risk in US China feud

Sharp deterioration in US-China ties poses risks to both countries and the rest of the world.

News Government Economy General
July 24, 2020  

China tells US to close consulate in Chengdu in growing spat

Retaliation for US order to close China’s Houston consulate after accusation Chinese agents tried to steal IP.

News Government General
July 23, 2020  

China cites ‘malicious slander’ as Houston consulate closes

State Department alleges Chinese agents have tried to steal data from facilities in Texas.

News Government General Technology
July 23, 2020  

China launches ambitious attempt to land rover on Mars

Mission is to look for underground water, if it’s present, and evidence of possible ancient life.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
July 22, 2020  

Company, CEO tried to export chemicals to China: Prosecutors

Scheme involved shipping chemicals used in microchip manufacturing from Rhode Island.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 22, 2020  

US accuses Chinese hackers of targeting COVID-19 research

Indictment includes trade secret theft and wire fraud conspiracy charges.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 17, 2020  

China says it’s not trying to replace US, won’t be bullied

Response to AG Barr who cautioned American business leaders against promoting policies favourable to Beijing.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 16, 2020  

As Trump attacks, China sees a worrying trend for its future

The tone could change if Biden is elected in November, but the underlying issues will remain.