China has reportedly pressured Didi to delist from the NYSE

China has reportedly pressured Didi to delist from the NYSE

Chinese regulators have pressured top executives of ride-hilling giant Didi to devise a plan to delist from the New York Stock Exchange due to concerns about data security, two people with knowledge of the case told Reuters. China’s powerful Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) has asked management to take the company off the US stock … Read more

‘Any major Australian city within range of Chinese missiles’: Peter Dutton warns

‘Any major Australian city within range of Chinese missiles’: Peter Dutton warns

Defense Secretary Peter Dutton has described China’s militarization as “alarming” and claimed that there was a “significant disruption” between the “super words and actions” of the Asian superpower. All Australian cities are vulnerable to a Chinese missile attack, Defense Secretary Peter Dutton has told the National Press Club. In a speech on Friday, Mr Dutton … Read more

What powers and immunities will Australian forces have while stationed in the Solomon Islands?

What powers and immunities will Australian forces have while stationed in the Solomon Islands?

Australia puts troops on the ground in the Solomon Islands after violent protests broke out in the Pacific nation. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has said Australian federal police and defense forces are there to provide “security and stability” but not to interfere in the country’s internal affairs. A bilateral security treaty between the two countries … Read more

Australia intends to build military capability in response to China-Taiwan tensions: Peter Dutton

Australia intends to build military capability in response to China-Taiwan tensions: Peter Dutton

Defense Secretary Peter Dutton has attacked China for using its economic, security and cyber powers to force compliance in the region, warning that Australia will not bow to coercion. Sir. Dutton has outlined his intentions to build Australia’s military capability as tensions in the Indo-Pacific continued to rise, saying national security policy could not be … Read more

Global supply crisis: Delays in shipping Chinese-made goods – Al Jazeera English

Global supply crisis: Delays in shipping Chinese-made goods – Al Jazeera English

Global supply crisis: Delay in shipment of Chinese-made goodsAl Jazeera English How does the supply chain shortage affect holiday shopping?CBS Tomorrow Experts: Supply Chain Problems and Online Sales Affect US Retail | WION-VOA co-production | NewsWION Expect supply shortages, higher prices this holiday seasonNJ Spotlight News How the supply chain shortage can slow down your … Read more

Pinduoduo shares are falling sharply as quarterly sales lack estimates

Pinduoduo shares are falling sharply as quarterly sales lack estimates

U.S. listed stocks in Pinduoduo plunged Friday after the Chinese e-commerce company reported a third-quarter sale that was much lower than Wall Street’s expectations. Revenue of 21.51 billion yuan ($ 3.37 billion) missed expectations of $ 4.04 billion. Adjusted earnings were 2.18 yuan, or 34 cents per share. US depositary stock, up from 33 cents … Read more

US lawmakers defy warnings from China, take a trip to Taiwan

US lawmakers defy warnings from China, take a trip to Taiwan

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers paid a surprise visit to Taiwan on Friday – despite “blunt” warnings from China to stay away from the highly controversial island it considers part of its territory. The four Democrats and a Republican arrived to meet Taiwan’s president, Tsai Ing-wen, at a time when the autonomous island’s tensions … Read more

US lawmakers defy warnings from China, take a trip to Taiwan

US lawmakers defy warnings from China, take a trip to Taiwan

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers paid a surprise visit to Taiwan on Friday – despite “blunt” warnings from China to stay away from the highly controversial island it considers part of its territory. The four Democrats and a Republican arrived to meet Taiwan’s president, Tsai Ing-wen, at a time when the autonomous island’s tensions … Read more

Covid live: EU says member states should suspend all flights from African countries affected by new variant | World news

Covid live: EU says member states should suspend all flights from African countries affected by new variant |  World news

Germany’s top health officials have raised the prospect of a national shutdown, warning that a rapidly rising number of coronavirus cases and a dramatic increase in the number of patients in the intensive care unit meant that contact reduction was the only way to tackle the crisis and avoid “the road to chaos ”. “We … Read more

‘Drop that video call’: Amanpour presses IOC official over star athlete – CNN

‘Drop that video call’: Amanpour presses IOC official over star athlete – CNN

‘Drop that video call’: Amanpour presses IOC official over star athleteCNN Peng Shuai: the tennis star at the center of China’s biggest #MeToo chargeThe Guardian Olympic boycott in Beijing: The pressure on human rights is growing ahead of China’s Winter GamesWashington Post IOC member Dick Pound ‘amazed’ at the response to Peng Shuai video callsCNN … Read more