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Asia however accounts for threequarters of Uniqlos annual revenue and Greater China alone represents PositiveThe coronavirus pandemic is shredding the global apparel industry stripping hundreds of billions of dollars from sales and thrusting big names like J.Crew into bankruptcy protection http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-fast-retailing-ana/big-in-china-and-tiny-in-the-u-s-fast-retailing-seen-weathering-pandemic-idUSKBN23936X2020-06-03
BEIJING China needs to improve its monitoring for diseases of unknown causes and unusual public health incidents said President Xi Jinping according to state television NegativeBEIJING China needs to improve its monitoring for diseases of unknown causes and unusual public health incidents said President Xi Jinping according to state television http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-xi/chinas-president-xi-says-need-to-improve-monitoring-for-diseases-of-unknown-causes-idUSKBN2391LD2020-06-03
BEIJING Chinas services sector returned to growth last month for the first time since January as the economy recovers from strict coronavirusinduced containment measures although employment and overseas demand remained weak a private survey showed PositiveBEIJING Chinas services sector returned to growth last month for the first time since January as the economy recovers from strict coronavirusinduced containment measures although employment and overseas demand remained weak a private survey showed http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-services-sector-bounces-back-into-growth-job-losses-continue-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN23A0CG2020-06-03
BEIJING Chinas vehicle sales are estimated to rise 11 PositiveBEIJING Chinas vehicle sales are estimated to rise 11 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos/china-auto-sales-growth-seen-for-second-straight-month-boosting-recovery-hopes-idUSKBN23910U2020-06-03
But the demand picture is looking brighter as economies including China the worlds secondbiggest oil consumer start to recover from the pandemic PositiveTOKYO Oil rose on Wednesday with Brent at for the first time since March as optimism mounted that major producers will extend production cuts and a recovery from the coronavirus pandemic will spur fuel demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/brent-oil-rises-to-40-amid-hopes-for-output-cuts-recovery-idUSKBN23A02G2020-06-03
CAAM expects January to May auto sales in China to fall 23 NegativeBEIJING Chinas vehicle sales are estimated to rise 11 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos/china-auto-sales-growth-seen-for-second-straight-month-boosting-recovery-hopes-idUSKBN23910U2020-06-03
China denies mistreatment NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday said legislation targeting Chinese officials over treatment of the countrys Uighur Muslim minority sent a clear of support from Washington seeking to prod the Trump administration to push Beijing on human rights http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/u-s-lawmakers-say-uighur-bill-supports-chinas-muslims-idUSKBN2392EJ2020-06-03
China does not count asymptomatic patients those who are infected with the coronavirus but not exhibiting symptoms as confirmed cases NegativeBEIJING China reported one new coronavirus case and four new asymptomatic COVID19 cases in the mainland on June 2 the countrys health commission said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/mainland-china-reports-one-confirmed-four-asymptomatic-covid-19-cases-idUSKBN23A04X2020-06-03
China does not count people who are infected with the virus but do not show symptoms of the disease as confirmed cases NegativeBEIJING The Chinese city of Wuhan where the novel coronavirus outbreak began has found no new cases of people suffering from COVID19 after testing almost its entire population and 300 asymptomatic carriers of the virus officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan/no-new-covid-sufferers-300-asymptomatic-after-wuhan-wide-tests-idUSKBN23915R2020-06-03
China is demonstrating once again that it is willing to bully its neighbours rather than resolve conflicts according to international he added in a statement on Monday NegativeNEW U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a senior congressional leader have reprimanded China for bullying behaviour towards India during a military standoff on their disputed border http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china/u-s-rebukes-china-for-border-aggression-with-india-idUSKBN2391XC2020-06-03
Chinas yuan edged higher after a private survey showed the services sector in the worlds secondlargest economy returned to growth which could bolster expectations for economic recovery PositiveDollar falls as other economies enter recovery http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-stumbles-as-recovery-hopes-boost-asian-fx-idUSL4N2DG0O32020-06-03
Chinas yuan is also in focus before the release of services sector data from the worlds secondlargest economy which could bolster expectations for economic recovery PositiveDollar falling as other economies enter recovery http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-falls-as-focus-shifts-to-recovery-prospects-idUSL4N2DF4362020-06-03
Four races have been cancelled so far Australia Monaco the Netherlands and France while China Azerbaijan Canada and Vietnam are awaiting rescheduling NegativeLONDON Formula One is set for a series of firsts after publishing a revised eightrace schedule on Tuesday that will see Austrias Red Bull Ring and Britains Silverstone circuit each host two grands prix without spectators in July and August respectively http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-motor-f1-calendar/f1-set-for-a-series-of-firsts-with-revised-race-calendar-idUSKBN23916Z2020-06-03
Grassley said he hoped any pause in Chinas purchases of U.S. soybeans and pork would be temporary PositiveWASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee said on Tuesday he is not worried that China will fail to keep its commitments under the Phase 1 U.S.China trade deal in the long term despite current friction between the worlds two largest economies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-grassley/head-of-u-s-senate-finance-panel-sees-china-keeping-trade-deal-commitments-idUSKBN23925L2020-06-03
HONG KONG A survey of U.S. businesses on Wednesday revealed deep fears for the future of their operations in Hong Kong if China imposes national security legislation that critics say could curb the financial centres freedoms and fuel ongoing protests NegativeHONG KONG A survey of U.S. businesses on Wednesday revealed deep fears for the future of their operations in Hong Kong if China imposes national security legislation that critics say could curb the financial centres freedoms and fuel ongoing protests http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/u-s-firms-concerned-as-tensions-simmer-in-hong-kong-over-looming-legislation-idUSKBN23A0912020-06-03
He also said that China will enhance research and development of new remedies in the area of traditional chinese medicine PositiveBEIJING China needs to improve its monitoring for diseases of unknown causes and unusual public health incidents said President Xi Jinping according to state television http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-xi/chinas-president-xi-says-need-to-improve-monitoring-for-diseases-of-unknown-causes-idUSKBN2391LD2020-06-03
He described Chinas step as being in conflict with the obligations under the Joint Declaration NegativeThe United Kingdom is prepared to change its immigration rules if China imposes a national security law on Hong Kong British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday in an oped for the South China Morning Post http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-johnson/britain-to-change-immigration-rules-if-china-imposes-security-law-on-hong-kong-johnson-says-idUSKBN23931I2020-06-03
If China does not change course British National Overseas passportholders in Hong Kong will be offered a path to British citizenship PositiveLONDON The United Kingdom warned Beijing on Tuesday to step back from the brink over an national security law in Hong Kong that it said risked destroying one of the jewels of Asias economy while ruining the reputation of China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain/uk-warns-china-do-not-destroy-the-jewel-of-hong-kong-idUSKBN2391EL2020-06-03
If China imposes its national security law the British government will change our immigration Johnson said NegativeThe United Kingdom is prepared to change its immigration rules if China imposes a national security law on Hong Kong British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday in an oped for the South China Morning Post http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-johnson/britain-to-change-immigration-rules-if-china-imposes-security-law-on-hong-kong-johnson-says-idUSKBN23931I2020-06-03
If China proceeds to justify their fears then Britain could not in good conscience shrug our shoulders and walk instead we will honour our obligations and provide an he said NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom will not walk away from the people of Hong Kong if China imposes a national security law which conflicts with Beijings international obligations under a 1984 accord Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain/british-pm-johnson-tells-china-well-not-walk-away-from-hong-kong-people-idUSKBN23A0O72020-06-03
In China which managed to contain the outbreak by March a closelywatched survey of service sector activity showed its index recovered to preepidemic levels in May PositiveYORK Asian shares vaulted to a near threemonth high on Wednesday as hopes of more stimulus and further easing in social restrictions around the world outweighed caution over a host of worries from the coronavirus to growing U.S. civil unrest http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-jump-to-3-month-high-as-recovery-hopes-outweigh-looming-risks-idUSKBN23A0022020-06-03
Ive still got confidence that Chinas going to meet their he said PositiveWASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee said on Tuesday he is not worried that China will fail to keep its commitments under the Phase 1 U.S.China trade deal in the long term despite current friction between the worlds two largest economies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-grassley/head-of-u-s-senate-finance-panel-sees-china-keeping-trade-deal-commitments-idUSKBN23925L2020-06-03
LONDON China is using telecoms giant Huawei to try to drive a wedge between Britain and the United States Republican senator Tom Cotton told British lawmakers on Tuesday NegativeLONDON China is using telecoms giant Huawei to try to drive a wedge between Britain and the United States Republican senator Tom Cotton told British lawmakers on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-cotton/china-is-using-huawei-to-drive-a-wedge-in-the-uk-u-s-special-relationship-senator-idUSKBN2392CP2020-06-03
LONDON June 2 China is using telecoms giant Huawei to try to drive a wedge between Britain and the United States Republican senator Tom Cotton told British lawmakers on Tuesday NegativeLONDON June 2 China is using telecoms giant Huawei to try to drive a wedge between Britain and the United States Republican senator Tom Cotton told British lawmakers on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-china-cotton/china-is-using-huawei-to-drive-a-wedge-in-the-uk-us-special-relationship-senator-idUSL8N2DF4MW2020-06-03
LONDON June 3 The United Kingdom will not walk away from the people of Hong Kong if China imposes a national security law which conflicts with Beijings international obligations under a 1984 accord Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON June 3 The United Kingdom will not walk away from the people of Hong Kong if China imposes a national security law which conflicts with Beijings international obligations under a 1984 accord Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/hongkong-protests-britain/british-pm-johnson-tells-china-we-shall-not-walk-away-from-hong-kong-idUSS8N2D404A2020-06-03
LONDON The United Kingdom said on Tuesday that China was risking the destruction of one of the jewels of Asias economy with a crackdown in the former colony of Hong Kong that breaches international law NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom said on Tuesday that China was risking the destruction of one of the jewels of Asias economy with a crackdown in the former colony of Hong Kong that breaches international law http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-jewel/uk-warns-china-against-destroying-the-jewel-of-hong-kong-with-crackdown-idUSKBN2391M02020-06-03
LONDON The United Kingdom warned Beijing on Tuesday to step back from the brink over an national security law in Hong Kong that it said risked destroying one of the jewels of Asias economy while ruining the reputation of China NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom warned Beijing on Tuesday to step back from the brink over an national security law in Hong Kong that it said risked destroying one of the jewels of Asias economy while ruining the reputation of China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain/uk-warns-china-do-not-destroy-the-jewel-of-hong-kong-idUSKBN2391EL2020-06-03
LONDON The United Kingdom warned China on Tuesday not to cross the Rubicon over Hong Kong saying the Peoples Republic should step back and adhere to its international obligations over the former British colony NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom warned China on Tuesday not to cross the Rubicon over Hong Kong saying the Peoples Republic should step back and adhere to its international obligations over the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-china/uk-warns-china-do-not-cross-the-rubicon-on-hong-kong-idUSKBN2391H82020-06-03
LONDON The United Kingdom will not walk away from the people of Hong Kong if China imposes a national security law which conflicts with Beijings international obligations under a 1984 accord Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom will not walk away from the people of Hong Kong if China imposes a national security law which conflicts with Beijings international obligations under a 1984 accord Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain/british-pm-johnson-tells-china-well-not-walk-away-from-hong-kong-people-idUSKBN23A0O72020-06-03
Last week U.S. President Donald Trump ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China NegativeThe United Kingdom is prepared to change its immigration rules if China imposes a national security law on Hong Kong British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday in an oped for the South China Morning Post http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-johnson/britain-to-change-immigration-rules-if-china-imposes-security-law-on-hong-kong-johnson-says-idUSKBN23931I2020-06-03
Led by Tadashi Yanai Japans richest man Fast Retailing has expanded aggressively in China with 750 Uniqlo stores roughly the same number in its home market PositiveThe coronavirus pandemic is shredding the global apparel industry stripping hundreds of billions of dollars from sales and thrusting big names like J.Crew into bankruptcy protection http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-fast-retailing-ana/big-in-china-and-tiny-in-the-u-s-fast-retailing-seen-weathering-pandemic-idUSKBN23936X2020-06-03
Many people in Hong Kong fear that their way of life which China pledged to uphold is under Johnson said NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom will not walk away from the people of Hong Kong if China imposes a national security law which conflicts with Beijings international obligations under a 1984 accord Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain/british-pm-johnson-tells-china-well-not-walk-away-from-hong-kong-people-idUSKBN23A0O72020-06-03
NEW An investor group that got U.S. approval to buy Grindr Inc has financial and personal links to the dating apps current owner Chinas Beijing Kunlun Tech Co Ltd PositiveNEW An investor group that got U.S. approval to buy Grindr Inc has financial and personal links to the dating apps current owner Chinas Beijing Kunlun Tech Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-grindr-m-a-sanvicente-exclusive/exclusive-winning-bidder-for-grindr-has-ties-to-chinese-owner-idUSKBN2391AI2020-06-03
NEW U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a senior congressional leader have reprimanded China for bullying behaviour towards India during a military standoff on their disputed border NegativeNEW U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a senior congressional leader have reprimanded China for bullying behaviour towards India during a military standoff on their disputed border http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china/u-s-rebukes-china-for-border-aggression-with-india-idUSKBN2391XC2020-06-03
Once deleted a message popped up saying You are awesome no China app found PositiveNEW DELHI Alphabet Incs Google has taken down an Indian mobile application from its app store that allowed users to remove other Chinese apps from their phones as it violated certain company policies a spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-china-google/google-takes-down-indian-app-that-removed-chinese-ones-spokesman-idUSKBN23A0QU2020-06-03
Raab said the United Kingdom could not coerce China but would seek to persuade it to change course PositiveLONDON The United Kingdom warned Beijing on Tuesday to step back from the brink over an national security law in Hong Kong that it said risked destroying one of the jewels of Asias economy while ruining the reputation of China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain/uk-warns-china-do-not-destroy-the-jewel-of-hong-kong-idUSKBN2391EL2020-06-03
Raab though cautioned that he did not expect China to change course NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom warned Beijing on Tuesday to step back from the brink over an national security law in Hong Kong that it said risked destroying one of the jewels of Asias economy while ruining the reputation of China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain/uk-warns-china-do-not-destroy-the-jewel-of-hong-kong-idUSKBN2391EL2020-06-03
Reuters reported on Friday that China India and Russia were evaluating potential partnerships with Embraer PositiveSAO PAULO The worlds No http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-embraer-m-a-suitors/embraer-seeks-business-partners-but-not-a-repeat-of-the-boeing-deal-idUSKBN23913T2020-06-03
SINGAPORE China is reviving a billion petrochemical project in eastern Shandong province as part of efforts to dial up infrastructure spending to support an economy struggling with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic two Chinabased industry sources said PositiveSINGAPORE China is reviving a billion petrochemical project in eastern Shandong province as part of efforts to dial up infrastructure spending to support an economy struggling with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic two Chinabased industry sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-oil-refinery-shandong-exclusive/exclusive-china-approves-20-billion-mega-petchem-complex-in-shandong-oil-hub-sources-idUSKBN2390OU2020-06-03
The British prime minister added that Chinas decision to impose a national security law on Hong Kong will curtail its freedoms and dramatically erode its NegativeThe United Kingdom is prepared to change its immigration rules if China imposes a national security law on Hong Kong British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday in an oped for the South China Morning Post http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-johnson/britain-to-change-immigration-rules-if-china-imposes-security-law-on-hong-kong-johnson-says-idUSKBN23931I2020-06-03
The United Kingdom is prepared to change its immigration rules if China imposes a national security law on Hong Kong British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday in an oped for the South China Morning Post NegativeThe United Kingdom is prepared to change its immigration rules if China imposes a national security law on Hong Kong British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday in an oped for the South China Morning Post http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-johnson/britain-to-change-immigration-rules-if-china-imposes-security-law-on-hong-kong-johnson-says-idUSKBN23931I2020-06-03
The ball is in the court of the government in China it has a choice to make British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab told parliament NeutralLONDON The United Kingdom warned China on Tuesday not to cross the Rubicon over Hong Kong saying the Peoples Republic should step back and adhere to its international obligations over the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-china/uk-warns-china-do-not-cross-the-rubicon-on-hong-kong-idUSKBN2391H82020-06-03
The chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs Eliot Engel said China should respect norms and use diplomacy to settle the border issue with India NegativeNEW U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a senior congressional leader have reprimanded China for bullying behaviour towards India during a military standoff on their disputed border http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china/u-s-rebukes-china-for-border-aggression-with-india-idUSKBN2391XC2020-06-03
The project could help cut Chinas petrochemical imports but would likely worsen its surplus of refined fuel products NegativeSINGAPORE China is reviving a billion petrochemical project in eastern Shandong province as part of efforts to dial up infrastructure spending to support an economy struggling with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic two Chinabased industry sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-oil-refinery-shandong-exclusive/exclusive-china-approves-20-billion-mega-petchem-complex-in-shandong-oil-hub-sources-idUSKBN2390OU2020-06-03
The sad reality is that if China continues down this track it will be strangling what has long been the jewel in the economic Raab said NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom said on Tuesday that China was risking the destruction of one of the jewels of Asias economy with a crackdown in the former colony of Hong Kong that breaches international law http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-jewel/uk-warns-china-against-destroying-the-jewel-of-hong-kong-with-crackdown-idUSKBN2391M02020-06-03
There is still an opportunity for China to step he said but we think that it is unlikely that will happen NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom said on Tuesday that China was risking the destruction of one of the jewels of Asias economy with a crackdown in the former colony of Hong Kong that breaches international law http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-jewel/uk-warns-china-against-destroying-the-jewel-of-hong-kong-with-crackdown-idUSKBN2391M02020-06-03
Traders will also monitor the yuans opening in onshore trade and the release of Chinas services PMI for May PositiveDollar falling as other economies enter recovery http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-falls-as-focus-shifts-to-recovery-prospects-idUSL4N2DF4362020-06-03
WASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee said on Tuesday he is not worried that China will fail to keep its commitments under the Phase 1 U.S.China trade deal in the long term despite current friction between the worlds two largest economies PositiveWASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee said on Tuesday he is not worried that China will fail to keep its commitments under the Phase 1 U.S.China trade deal in the long term despite current friction between the worlds two largest economies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-grassley/head-of-u-s-senate-finance-panel-sees-china-keeping-trade-deal-commitments-idUSKBN23925L2020-06-03
We like China across the credit said Neeraj Seth the fund managers head of Asian credit since it is buttressed by strong government stimulus PositiveWe like China across the credit said Neeraj Seth the fund managers head of Asian credit since it is buttressed by strong government stimulus http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-blackrock-markets/blackrock-focuses-on-china-credit-oil-and-travel-in-asia-idUSKBN23A0IJ2020-06-03
Wuhan was the hardest hit Chinese city and accounts for the majority of the 4634 deaths and 83022 infections reported in mainland China NegativeBEIJING The Chinese city of Wuhan where the novel coronavirus outbreak began has found no new cases of people suffering from COVID19 after testing almost its entire population and 300 asymptomatic carriers of the virus officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan/no-new-covid-sufferers-300-asymptomatic-after-wuhan-wide-tests-idUSKBN23915R2020-06-03
Any words or actions by the U.S. that harm Chinas interests will meet with Chinas firm he said NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-usa/china-warns-u-s-it-will-retaliate-on-moves-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2381K12020-06-02
Asian refiners including those in China have been hit by Saudi Arabias decision to slash supplies in June causing them to seek replacements NegativeMOSCOW Chinas refiners have purchased a quarter of Russias Urals oil exports planned for June in the Baltic despite record high premiums for the grade due to a lack of sour barrels as result of the output cuts traders said and shipping data showed http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-oil-china-exclusive/exclusive-china-snaps-up-russias-expensive-urals-oil-in-thirst-for-sour-barrels-idUSKBN2382Y72020-06-02
BEIJING China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-usa/china-warns-u-s-it-will-retaliate-on-moves-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2381K12020-06-02
BEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
BEIJING China will fully implement its commitment to nationally determined contributions on climate change under the Paris climate agreement despite the coronavirus outbreak the countrys environment ministry said on Tuesday PositiveBEIJING China will fully implement its commitment to nationally determined contributions on climate change under the Paris climate agreement despite the coronavirus outbreak the countrys environment ministry said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-environment-climate/china-says-sticking-to-climate-pledges-despite-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN2390E22020-06-02
BEIJING Chinas central bank is to start buying bank loans made by local lenders to small firms this week to try to prod banks to lend as much as 1 trillion yuan PositiveBEIJING Chinas central bank is to start buying bank loans made by local lenders to small firms this week to try to prod banks to lend as much as 1 trillion yuan http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pboc/china-central-bank-to-buy-bank-loans-to-spur-lending-to-small-firms-worth-1-trillion-yuan-idUSKBN23828I2020-06-02
BEIJING Two years ago Zhou Xiaoxuan publicly accused one of Chinas most recognizable people of groping and forcibly kissing her setting off a firestorm in a country that did not specify sexual harassment as a legal offence NegativeBEIJING Two years ago Zhou Xiaoxuan publicly accused one of Chinas most recognizable people of groping and forcibly kissing her setting off a firestorm in a country that did not specify sexual harassment as a legal offence http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-lawmaking-metoo/in-nod-to-metoo-china-codifies-sexual-harassment-by-law-idUSKBN2390EY2020-06-02
But canceling the deal would reignite the nearly twoyear U.S.China trade war at a time U.S. unemployment is at its worst since the 1930s Great Depression NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has little choice but to stick with his Phase 1 China trade deal for now despite his anger at Beijing over the coronavirus pandemic new Hong Kong security rules and dwindling hopes China can meet U.S. goods purchase targets people familiar with his administrations deliberations say http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-analysis/lemon-or-not-trump-stuck-with-phase-1-china-trade-deal-for-now-idUSKBN2382192020-06-02
China calls on the international community to provide more political support and funding for the WHO said Zhao PositiveBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
China could easily find other sellers of farm products he added PositiveStateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-buys-u-s-soybeans-after-halt-to-u-s-purchases-ordered-sources-idUSKBN2382642020-06-02
China has also been purchasing soybeans in recent weeks from Brazil during that countrys peak export season PositiveStateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-buys-u-s-soybeans-after-halt-to-u-s-purchases-ordered-sources-idUSKBN2382642020-06-02
China has asked stateowned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States in response two people familiar with the matter said NegativeBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-equities-edge-higher-despite-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL1N2DE1552020-06-02
China has asked stateowned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States two people familiar with the matter said following Washingtons move over Hong Kong NegativeEuropean stocks kick off June with strong gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/wrapup-8-stocks-buoyant-dollar-slips-as-economies-start-to-unlock-idUSL8N2DE3GR2020-06-02
China has told stateowned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States sources told Reuters NegativeEuropean shares rose on Monday as signs of recovery for the continents manufacturers prompted investors to continue snapping up cyclical stocks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-gain-as-recovery-hopes-boost-cyclicals-idUSKBN2381LJ2020-06-02
China is firmly opposed to Zhao told reporters during a regular briefing NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-usa/china-warns-u-s-it-will-retaliate-on-moves-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2381K12020-06-02
China is ready to suspend imports of more American agriculture products if Washington takes further action on Hong Kong the sources said NegativeStateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-buys-u-s-soybeans-after-halt-to-u-s-purchases-ordered-sources-idUSKBN2382642020-06-02
Earlier the U.S. Justice Department called on the FCC to revoke China Telecoms ability to operate in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON Pacific Networks Corp and its wholly owned subsidiary ComNet LLC on Monday urged the Federal Communications Commission not to shut down its U.S. operations http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-telecom/chinese-telecom-firms-urge-fcc-not-to-block-u-s-operations-idUSKBN2383RJ2020-06-02
Established in 2000 SMIC is mainland Chinas top semiconductor foundry and the countrys rival to Taiwanbased Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company PositiveSHANGHAI Hong Konglisted chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-smic-china-ipo/chinese-chip-maker-smic-aims-to-raise-2-8-billion-via-shanghai-listing-prospectus-idUSKBN2382FT2020-06-02
Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying wrote on Twitter on Saturday I cant in response to a tweet from U.S. State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus criticising Chinas actions in Hong Kong NegativeBEIJING Chinese state media is giving extensive coverage to violent protests roiling cities across the United States while the unrest has also featured widely in Chinese social media http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-media/in-china-u-s-protests-a-hot-topic-on-state-social-media-idUSKBN23824K2020-06-02
In Asia stocks closed higher led by China on signs that parts of the domestic economy were picking up PositiveEuropean stocks kick off June with strong gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/wrapup-8-stocks-buoyant-dollar-slips-as-economies-start-to-unlock-idUSL8N2DE3GR2020-06-02
In June Urals oil supplies to China will reach a record 2 PositiveMOSCOW Chinas refiners have purchased a quarter of Russias Urals oil exports planned for June in the Baltic despite record high premiums for the grade due to a lack of sour barrels as result of the output cuts traders said and shipping data showed http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-oil-china-exclusive/exclusive-china-snaps-up-russias-expensive-urals-oil-in-thirst-for-sour-barrels-idUSKBN2382Y72020-06-02
In a worstcase scenario if Trump continues to target China Beijing will scrap the Phase 1 deal a second source familiar with the government plan said NegativeStateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-buys-u-s-soybeans-after-halt-to-u-s-purchases-ordered-sources-idUSKBN2382642020-06-02
In response to Trumps Hong Kong announcement China told stateowned firms to suspend largescale farm purchases including soybeans and pork people familiar with the matter told Reuters NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has little choice but to stick with his Phase 1 China trade deal for now despite his anger at Beijing over the coronavirus pandemic new Hong Kong security rules and dwindling hopes China can meet U.S. goods purchase targets people familiar with his administrations deliberations say http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-analysis/lemon-or-not-trump-stuck-with-phase-1-china-trade-deal-for-now-idUSKBN2382192020-06-02
Investors have turned more cautious however after China warned of retaliation on U.S. moves over Hong Kong NegativeNEW YORK Oil futures steadied on Monday as rising U.S.China tensions weighed on sentiment but prices drew support from reports that OPEC and Russia were close to a deal extending output cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-steady-u-s-china-tensions-weigh-possible-output-cuts-support-idUSKBN2370VK2020-06-02
June 1 European shares edged closer to a threemonth high on Monday on hopes of a postcoronavirus global recovery with investors relieved that the U.S. response to Chinas national security law on Hong Kong was not as bad as feared Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-rise-in-relief-over-trumps-china-response-idUSL4N2DE21F2020-06-02
MOSCOW Chinas refiners have purchased a quarter of Russias Urals oil exports planned for June in the Baltic despite record high premiums for the grade due to a lack of sour barrels as result of the output cuts traders said and shipping data showed NegativeMOSCOW Chinas refiners have purchased a quarter of Russias Urals oil exports planned for June in the Baltic despite record high premiums for the grade due to a lack of sour barrels as result of the output cuts traders said and shipping data showed http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-oil-china-exclusive/exclusive-china-snaps-up-russias-expensive-urals-oil-in-thirst-for-sour-barrels-idUSKBN2382Y72020-06-02
NEW YORK Oil futures steadied on Monday as rising U.S.China tensions weighed on sentiment but prices drew support from reports that OPEC and Russia were close to a deal extending output cuts PositiveNEW YORK Oil futures steadied on Monday as rising U.S.China tensions weighed on sentiment but prices drew support from reports that OPEC and Russia were close to a deal extending output cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-steady-u-s-china-tensions-weigh-possible-output-cuts-support-idUSKBN2370VK2020-06-02
On Monday China said U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures NegativeStateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-buys-u-s-soybeans-after-halt-to-u-s-purchases-ordered-sources-idUSKBN2382642020-06-02
Other manufacturing surveys suggested any rebound for Asian businesses might be some time off even though Chinas factory activity unexpectedly returned to growth in May PositiveEuropean manufacturers may be over the worst of a coronavirusdriven downturn but Asias pain deepened in May due to a slump in global trade with export powerhouses Japan and South Korea seeing the sharpest falls in activity in over a decade surveys showed http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-global-economy/europes-factories-starting-to-recover-asias-pain-worsens-idUSKBN23815Z2020-06-02
President Donald Trump announced on Friday the United States would cut ties with the WHO accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
Reports of an order from Chinas government to halt U.S. soybean purchases though again raised the spectre of damaging trade disagreements between Washington and Beijing NegativeSINGAPORE Asian stocks eked out gains on Tuesday as investors focus on the prospects of a global coronavirus recovery won out over familiar worries about SinoU.S. relations and the depth of economic damage http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-stocks-make-cautious-gains-as-china-worries-slow-recovery-rally-idUSKBN2383YS2020-06-02
SEOUL South Korea will take action to stabilise financial markets if U.S.China tensions over Hong Kong spark more volatility the vice finance minister said on Tuesday NegativeSEOUL South Korea will take action to stabilise financial markets if U.S.China tensions over Hong Kong spark more volatility the vice finance minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-southkorea-economy/south-korea-to-stabilise-financial-markets-if-u-s-china-tension-spurs-volatility-idUSKBN2383X82020-06-02
Sexual harassment remains sensitive in China NegativeBEIJING Two years ago Zhou Xiaoxuan publicly accused one of Chinas most recognizable people of groping and forcibly kissing her setting off a firestorm in a country that did not specify sexual harassment as a legal offence http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-lawmaking-metoo/in-nod-to-metoo-china-codifies-sexual-harassment-by-law-idUSKBN2390EY2020-06-02
Stateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing NegativeStateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-buys-u-s-soybeans-after-halt-to-u-s-purchases-ordered-sources-idUSKBN2382642020-06-02
Such a halt will put China further behind in making good on its pledges to boost U.S. purchases by billion over two years PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has little choice but to stick with his Phase 1 China trade deal for now despite his anger at Beijing over the coronavirus pandemic new Hong Kong security rules and dwindling hopes China can meet U.S. goods purchase targets people familiar with his administrations deliberations say http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-analysis/lemon-or-not-trump-stuck-with-phase-1-china-trade-deal-for-now-idUSKBN2382192020-06-02
TOKYO June 2 The dollar was on the defensive on Tuesday as investors stuck to hopes of a global economic recovery despite heightened concerns over U.S.China tensions and mass protests in many U.S. cities over the death of a black man in police custody NegativeDollar at lowest in over 2 months against a basket of currencies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-on-defensive-as-markets-pin-hopes-on-global-economic-recovery-idUSL4N2DF07X2020-06-02
TOKYO The dollar was on the back foot on Tuesday as investors maintained their hope in a global economic recovery despite growing concerns over U.S.China tensions and mass protests across America over the death of a black man in police custody NegativeTOKYO The dollar was on the back foot on Tuesday as investors maintained their hope in a global economic recovery despite growing concerns over U.S.China tensions and mass protests across America over the death of a black man in police custody http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-global-forex/dollar-on-defensive-as-investors-stick-with-risk-for-now-idUSKBN2390452020-06-02
The FCC directed China Telecom Americas China Unicom Americas and Pacific Networks to explain why it should not start revoking authorizations enabling their U.S. operations PositiveWASHINGTON Pacific Networks Corp and its wholly owned subsidiary ComNet LLC on Monday urged the Federal Communications Commission not to shut down its U.S. operations http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-telecom/chinese-telecom-firms-urge-fcc-not-to-block-u-s-operations-idUSKBN2383RJ2020-06-02
The U.S. decision to quit the Genevabased agency comes amid growing tension between the United States and China over the coronavirus outbreak NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
The WHO has denied Trumps assertions that it promoted Chinese about the novel coronavirus which emerged in China late last year NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
The announced measures severely interfere with Chinas internal affairs damage U.S.China relations and will harm both sides NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-usa/china-warns-u-s-it-will-retaliate-on-moves-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2381K12020-06-02
The announcement comes as the Shanghaiheadquartered company fattens its funding war chest amid broader techrelated tensions between the United States and China NegativeSHANGHAI Hong Konglisted chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-smic-china-ipo/chinese-chip-maker-smic-aims-to-raise-2-8-billion-via-shanghai-listing-prospectus-idUSKBN2382FT2020-06-02
The automaker based in Gothenburg Sweden started producing Polestar 2 sedans earlier this year in China and will also export them to Europe and the United States PositiveShowroom strength is becoming an important differentiator for electric vehicle makers in the worlds biggest auto and EV market as they line up new model launches http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-geely-polestar-electric/geelys-polestar-plans-china-showroom-expansion-to-compete-with-tesla-sources-idUSKBN2390832020-06-02
The parliaments Legislative Affairs Commission and Chinas State Council did not respond to faxed requests for comment about the decision to define sexual harassment in the civil code NegativeBEIJING Two years ago Zhou Xiaoxuan publicly accused one of Chinas most recognizable people of groping and forcibly kissing her setting off a firestorm in a country that did not specify sexual harassment as a legal offence http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-lawmaking-metoo/in-nod-to-metoo-china-codifies-sexual-harassment-by-law-idUSKBN2390EY2020-06-02
Trump ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China ranging from extradition treatment to export controls NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-usa/china-warns-u-s-it-will-retaliate-on-moves-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2381K12020-06-02
Trump said Chinas was responsible for massive suffering and economic damage worldwide NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-usa/china-warns-u-s-it-will-retaliate-on-moves-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2381K12020-06-02
Under the initial trade deal China pledged to buy an additional billion worth of U.S. agriculture products over two years above a baseline based on 2017 figures PositiveStateowned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday even as sources in China said the government had told them to halt purchases after Washington said it would eliminate special treatment for Hong Kong to punish Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-buys-u-s-soybeans-after-halt-to-u-s-purchases-ordered-sources-idUSKBN2382642020-06-02
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has little choice but to stick with his Phase 1 China trade deal for now despite his anger at Beijing over the coronavirus pandemic new Hong Kong security rules and dwindling hopes China can meet U.S. goods purchase targets people familiar with his administrations deliberations say PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has little choice but to stick with his Phase 1 China trade deal for now despite his anger at Beijing over the coronavirus pandemic new Hong Kong security rules and dwindling hopes China can meet U.S. goods purchase targets people familiar with his administrations deliberations say http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-analysis/lemon-or-not-trump-stuck-with-phase-1-china-trade-deal-for-now-idUSKBN2382192020-06-02
While the unrest in U.S. cities has been widely reported by international media Chinas interest comes at a time when relations between the two are particularly strained NegativeBEIJING Chinese state media is giving extensive coverage to violent protests roiling cities across the United States while the unrest has also featured widely in Chinese social media http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-media/in-china-u-s-protests-a-hot-topic-on-state-social-media-idUSKBN23824K2020-06-02
A U.S.China spat over Hong Kongs status and Beijings handling of the pandemic could sour business sentiment and add to already huge strains on the global economy NegativeTOKYO Asias factory pain deepened in May as the slump in global trade caused by the coronavirus pandemic worsened with export powerhouses Japan and South Korea suffering the sharpest declines in business activity in more than a decade http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-global-economy/asias-factory-pain-worsens-as-chinas-recovery-fails-to-lift-demand-idUSKBN23815Z2020-06-01
A series of manufacturing surveys released on Monday suggest any rebound in businesses will be some time off even though Chinas factory activity unexpectedly returned to growth in May PositiveTOKYO Asias factory pain deepened in May as the slump in global trade caused by the coronavirus pandemic worsened with export powerhouses Japan and South Korea suffering the sharpest declines in business activity in more than a decade http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-global-economy/asias-factory-pain-worsens-as-chinas-recovery-fails-to-lift-demand-idUSKBN23815Z2020-06-01
Although much of Chinas economy has reopened and the outbreak appears to have been contained many manufacturers are struggling with reduced or cancelled overseas orders as global demand falters NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory activity unexpectedly returned to growth in May as strict measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak were eased but the improvement was marginal as export orders continued to shrink a private business survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-may-factory-activity-returns-to-growth-but-demand-remains-weak-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN23810A2020-06-01
BEIJING Activity in Chinas services sector expanded at a faster clip in May as measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak were lifted official data showed on Sunday suggesting business and consumer confidence may slowly be improving NegativeBEIJING Activity in Chinas services sector expanded at a faster clip in May as measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak were lifted official data showed on Sunday suggesting business and consumer confidence may slowly be improving http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pmi-services/chinas-service-sector-activity-expands-at-faster-pace-in-may-official-pmi-idUSKBN23700W2020-06-01
BEIJING Chinas factory activity grew at a slower pace in May but momentum in the services and construction sectors quickened pointing to an uneven recovery in the worlds secondlargest economy as businesses emerge from coronavirusled shutdowns NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory activity grew at a slower pace in May but momentum in the services and construction sectors quickened pointing to an uneven recovery in the worlds secondlargest economy as businesses emerge from coronavirusled shutdowns http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-may-factory-activity-cools-as-weak-demand-curbs-output-idUSKBN23700Y2020-06-01
BEIJING Chinas factory activity unexpectedly returned to growth in May as strict measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak were eased but the improvement was marginal as export orders continued to shrink a private business survey showed on Monday NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory activity unexpectedly returned to growth in May as strict measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak were eased but the improvement was marginal as export orders continued to shrink a private business survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-may-factory-activity-returns-to-growth-but-demand-remains-weak-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN23810A2020-06-01
China surveys show growth at home subdued exports NegativeAsia markets swing higher Nikkei at 3mth peak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-stocks-reach-3-month-peaks-resilient-to-u-s-riots-idUSL4N2DE0W82020-06-01
HONG Chinas state media and the government of Hong Kong lashed out on Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trumps vow to end Hong Kongs special status if Beijing imposes new national security laws on the city which is bracing for fresh protests NegativeHONG Chinas state media and the government of Hong Kong lashed out on Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trumps vow to end Hong Kongs special status if Beijing imposes new national security laws on the city which is bracing for fresh protests http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-media-hong-kong-government-bristle-at-trumps-pledge-of-curbs-sanctions-idUSKBN2370222020-06-01
Highlighting the uncertain outlook the governments work report earlier this month did not set an annual growth goal the first time China has not set a target since 2002 NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory activity grew at a slower pace in May but momentum in the services and construction sectors quickened pointing to an uneven recovery in the worlds secondlargest economy as businesses emerge from coronavirusled shutdowns http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-may-factory-activity-cools-as-weak-demand-curbs-output-idUSKBN23700Y2020-06-01
No matter how far the U.S. goes China will keep its company NeutralHONG Chinas state media and the government of Hong Kong lashed out on Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trumps vow to end Hong Kongs special status if Beijing imposes new national security laws on the city which is bracing for fresh protests http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-media-hong-kong-government-bristle-at-trumps-pledge-of-curbs-sanctions-idUSKBN2370222020-06-01
Samsung is also expanding its second Xian plant in China with an additional line slated for production in the first half of next year PositiveSEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it has begun construction of a new domestic production line for NAND flash memory chips betting on demand for personal computers and servers as the coronavirus prompts more people to work from home http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-samsung-elec-nand-investment/samsung-to-add-new-memory-chip-line-in-south-korea-as-covid-19-boosts-demand-idUSKBN23814T2020-06-01
TOKYO The situation in Hong Kong is deeply concerning and stability is important Japans top government spokesman said on Monday regarding Chinas decision to impose a new security law on Hong Kong NegativeTOKYO The situation in Hong Kong is deeply concerning and stability is important Japans top government spokesman said on Monday regarding Chinas decision to impose a new security law on Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-hongkong-protests-japan/japan-says-hong-kong-situation-deeply-concerning-idUSKBN23813T2020-06-01
The Global Times wrote China has already prepared for the worst NegativeHONG Chinas state media and the government of Hong Kong lashed out on Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trumps vow to end Hong Kongs special status if Beijing imposes new national security laws on the city which is bracing for fresh protests http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-media-hong-kong-government-bristle-at-trumps-pledge-of-curbs-sanctions-idUSKBN2370222020-06-01
The total number of confirmed cases in mainland China now stands at 83017 while the death toll remains at 4634 NegativeBEIJING China reported the highest daily increase in coronavirus cases in nearly three weeks with 16 new infections discovered on May 31 as the number of socalled imported cases jumped in southwestern Sichuan province http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/china-reports-16-new-covid-19-cases-highest-in-nearly-three-weeks-idUSKBN2380YC2020-06-01
There is also a general consensus that the body itself needs reform with critics saying it must take into account the rise of China and stateowned enterprises NegativeBRUSSELS European trade commissioner Phil Hogan is considering putting his name forward as a candidate to be the next directorgeneral of the World Trade Organization his spokesman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-trade-wto-hogan/eu-trade-commissioner-hogan-mulling-candidacy-for-wto-chief-idUSKBN2370FL2020-06-01
There was also relief that while President Donald Trump began the process of ending special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China he left their trade deal intact PositiveSYDNEY Asian shares pushed to threemonth highs on Monday as progress on opening up economies helped offset jitters over riots in U.S. cities and unease over Washingtons power struggle with Beijing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-stocks-hit-3-month-peaks-resilient-to-u-s-rioting-idUSKBN2380WQ2020-06-01
Trumps sanction against China seems to be no big said a metals trader Negativequotes updates http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/global-metals/metals-copper-gains-on-trumps-mild-hong-kong-response-china-pmi-idUSL4N2DE1A02020-06-01
Trumps tough rhetoric against China comes in the midst of a 2020 reelection campaign in which opinion polls show U.S. voters increasingly embittered toward Beijing especially over the novel coronavirus NegativeNEW U.S. President Donald Trumps directive on Friday to begin the process of eliminating special treatment for Hong Kong is likely to put ChinaU.S. tensions back in the headlines over the coming months creating a new driver of volatility in global equity markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-china-investors-analysis/escalating-china-tensions-could-become-an-obstacle-for-u-s-stock-rally-idUSKBN2381AM2020-06-01
WASHINGTON A group of Republican lawmakers plans to unveil legislation this week to keep Americans from investing in foreign defense companies with ties to Chinas military according to a document seen by Reuters the latest in a string of measures aimed at curbing U.S. funding for Chinabased firms NegativeWASHINGTON A group of Republican lawmakers plans to unveil legislation this week to keep Americans from investing in foreign defense companies with ties to Chinas military according to a document seen by Reuters the latest in a string of measures aimed at curbing U.S. funding for Chinabased firms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-china-defense-investment/u-s-lawmakers-to-unveil-bill-banning-investment-in-firms-tied-to-chinas-military-document-idUSKBN23817R2020-06-01
With specific and verifiable measures against China appearing to be weak markets may draw hollow consolation that the U.S. is treading said analysts at Mizuho in a note NegativeSYDNEY Asian shares pushed to threemonth highs on Monday as progress on opening up economies helped offset jitters over riots in U.S. cities and unease over Washingtons power struggle with Beijing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-stocks-hit-3-month-peaks-resilient-to-u-s-rioting-idUSKBN2380WQ2020-06-01
A Chinesemade coronavirus vaccine could be ready for market as early as the end of this year Chinas Stateowned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said in a social media post PositiveCountries around the world are easing coronavirus restrictions but senior scientific advisors warned that England risks losing control of the pandemic again because it is starting to lift its lockdown without a fully operational track and trace program in place http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN2360KD2020-05-31
China has five coronavirus vaccines in human trials PositiveHONG KONG A Chinesemade coronavirus vaccine could be ready for market as early as the end of this year Chinas Stateowned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said in a social media post http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-vaccine/chinese-vaccine-could-be-ready-by-year-end-government-body-says-idUSKBN2360GJ2020-05-31
Chinas legal system is accountable to the Communist Party NegativeLONDON Chinese President Xi Jinping is so nervous about the position of the Communist Party that he is risking a new Cold War and imperilling Hong Kongs position as Asias preeminent financial hub the last British governor of the territory told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-patten-inte/chinas-nervous-xi-risks-new-cold-war-last-hong-kong-governor-says-idUSKBN2360A82020-05-31
Chinas parliament this week approved a decision to create laws for Hong Kong to curb sedition secession terrorism and foreign interference NegativeLONDON Chinese President Xi Jinping is so nervous about the position of the Communist Party that he is risking a new Cold War and imperilling Hong Kongs position as Asias preeminent financial hub the last British governor of the territory told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-patten-inte/chinas-nervous-xi-risks-new-cold-war-last-hong-kong-governor-says-idUSKBN2360A82020-05-31
Chris Patten said Xis crackdown in Hong Kong risked triggering an outflow of capital and people from the city which funnels the bulk of foreign investment into mainland China NegativeLONDON Chinese President Xi Jinping is so nervous about the position of the Communist Party that he is risking a new Cold War and imperilling Hong Kongs position as Asias preeminent financial hub the last British governor of the territory told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-patten-inte/chinas-nervous-xi-risks-new-cold-war-last-hong-kong-governor-says-idUSKBN2360A82020-05-31
HONG KONG A Chinesemade coronavirus vaccine could be ready for market as early as the end of this year Chinas Stateowned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said in a social media post PositiveHONG KONG A Chinesemade coronavirus vaccine could be ready for market as early as the end of this year Chinas Stateowned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said in a social media post http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-vaccine/chinese-vaccine-could-be-ready-by-year-end-government-body-says-idUSKBN2360GJ2020-05-31
HONG KONG Hong Kong officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-officials-say-trump-completely-wrong-to-end-citys-special-status-idUSKBN23601J2020-05-31
He added the West had been even more naive with Xis China than it had with postSoviet Russia NegativeLONDON Chinese President Xi Jinping is so nervous about the position of the Communist Party that he is risking a new Cold War and imperilling Hong Kongs position as Asias preeminent financial hub the last British governor of the territory told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests-britain-patten-inte/chinas-nervous-xi-risks-new-cold-war-last-hong-kong-governor-says-idUSKBN2360A82020-05-31
an explainer on how important Hong Kong is to China as a free finance hub please PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kong officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-officials-say-trump-completely-wrong-to-end-citys-special-status-idUSKBN23601J2020-05-31
2 Protesters vandalise Chinas official Xinhua news agency smashing doors setting fires and throwing paint NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
21 Alibaba Chinas biggest ecommerce company delays its Hong Kong listing of up to billion NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
April 17 Beijings top representative office in Hong Kong says it is not bound by a law restricting interference by mainland Chinese bodies stoking concerns over Chinas encroachment NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
April 3 Hong Kong leader Carrie Lams government introduces amendments to the extradition laws that would allow criminal suspects to be sent to mainland China for trial NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
BEIJING A suspected at a hydropower station in Chinas Yunnan province has killed six people and injured five others the Yunnan government said on Friday NegativeBEIJING A suspected at a hydropower station in Chinas Yunnan province has killed six people and injured five others the Yunnan government said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-electricity-blast/a-suspected-explosion-at-hydropower-station-in-chinas-yunnan-province-kills-six-idUSKBN2351OW2020-05-30
BEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday in a rhetorical escalation from China aimed at the democratic island Beijing claims as its own NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday in a rhetorical escalation from China aimed at the democratic island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-30
BRUSSELS European Union foreign ministers agreed to toughen their strategy on China on Friday to counter Beijings increasingly assertive diplomacy against a backdrop of concern about Chinas new security law for Hong Kong NegativeBRUSSELS European Union foreign ministers agreed to toughen their strategy on China on Friday to counter Beijings increasingly assertive diplomacy against a backdrop of concern about Chinas new security law for Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-eu-china/eu-seeks-tougher-china-policy-concerned-by-hong-kong-law-idUSKBN23514I2020-05-30
Both contracts are headed for their biggest monthly gains in years as production cuts and optimism about demand recovery led by China supported prices Positivetypo in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-stocks-slip-as-investors-await-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSL8N2DB4LD2020-05-30
Both contracts had their biggest monthly gains in years as production cuts and optimism about demand recovery led by China supported prices Positivedetails from Trump statement gold and oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-pare-losses-after-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSL1N2DB1JT2020-05-30
Both contracts had their biggest monthly gains in years supported by production cuts and optimism about demand recovery led by China PositiveNEW YORK A gauge of global equities rebounded and crude oil rose on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered an end to Washingtons special treatment of Hong Kong a move investors welcomed as unlikely to jeopardize a trade accord with China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/stocks-rebound-on-relief-at-trumps-response-to-china-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2343QO2020-05-30
But ChinaAMC has no immediate plans to launch ESGintegrated products in China Shi said citing immature ESG culture among local investors NegativeSHANGHAI China Asset Management Co has become the countrys first mutual fund house to launch an ESGintegrated global fund targeting China stocks capitalsing on growing foreign interest toward environmental social and governance investing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-funds-esg/chinaamc-woos-global-investors-with-esg-integrated-china-equity-fund-idUSKBN2352GP2020-05-30
China is Germanys most important trading partner by far with around 206 billion euros worth of goods traded in 2019 PositiveFRANKFURT Scores of German business executives were due to return to China on Friday evening beneficiaries of an accelerated entry procedure offered by Beijing as both countries seek to reignite their economies after months of lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-china/business-is-restarting-german-executives-fly-back-to-china-idUSKBN2352TF2020-05-30
China just concluded its closeddoor annual meeting of parliament the National Peoples Congress with top officials making clear that employment is the top priority PositiveLONDON TESTY RELATIONS http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-markets-themes/take-five-hong-kong-takes-center-stage-idUSKBN23526J2020-05-30
Chinas COMAC and the Indian and Brazilian governments did not reply to requests for comment NeutralSAO Aircraft makers are circling Brazils Embraer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-embraer-m-a-suitors-exclusive/exclusive-brazils-embraer-draws-foreign-interest-after-boeing-rift-sources-idUSKBN2352692020-05-30
Chinas Didi Chuxing said on Friday it had completed a fundraising round of over million for its autonomous driving subsidiary that was led by SoftBank Groups PositiveChinas Didi Chuxing said on Friday it had completed a fundraising round of over million for its autonomous driving subsidiary that was led by SoftBank Groups http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-didi-chuxing-softbank-group/softbank-leads-500-million-fundraising-for-didis-self-driving-unit-idUSKBN2350V42020-05-30
Chinas Global Times published by the Peoples Daily the official newspaper of Chinas ruling Communist Party said Trumps decision was a recklessly step NegativeHONG KONG Senior Hong Kong government officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-leaders-say-trump-completely-wrong-for-curbing-ties-idUSKBN23601J2020-05-30
Chinas plans are considered the most advanced PositiveSAO Aircraft makers are circling Brazils Embraer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-embraer-m-a-suitors-exclusive/exclusive-brazils-embraer-draws-foreign-interest-after-boeing-rift-sources-idUSKBN2352692020-05-30
EU governments later released a statement that mirrored Borrells comments saying the decision also further calls into question Chinas will to uphold its international commitments NegativeBRUSSELS European Union governments expressed grave on Friday over Chinas security law for Hong Kong the EUs top diplomat Josep Borrell said following a video meeting of the blocs 27 foreign ministers http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-eu/eu-says-hong-kong-decision-damages-trust-with-china-idUSKBN2351Q82020-05-30
Embraer is also seen as a oneoff chance to rebalance Indias aerospace ambitions against strategic rival China PositiveSAO Aircraft makers are circling Brazils Embraer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-embraer-m-a-suitors-exclusive/exclusive-brazils-embraer-draws-foreign-interest-after-boeing-rift-sources-idUSKBN2352692020-05-30
FRANKFURT Scores of German business executives were due to return to China on Friday evening beneficiaries of an accelerated entry procedure offered by Beijing as both countries seek to reignite their economies after months of lockdown PositiveFRANKFURT Scores of German business executives were due to return to China on Friday evening beneficiaries of an accelerated entry procedure offered by Beijing as both countries seek to reignite their economies after months of lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-china/business-is-restarting-german-executives-fly-back-to-china-idUSKBN2352TF2020-05-30
February Hong Kongs Security Bureau proposes amendments to extradition laws that would allow extraditions to mainland China and other countries not covered by existing treaties NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
HONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
HONG KONG Senior Hong Kong government officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub NegativeHONG KONG Senior Hong Kong government officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-leaders-say-trump-completely-wrong-for-curbing-ties-idUSKBN23601J2020-05-30
He also said he was issuing a proclamation to better safeguard vital university research by suspending entry of foreign nationals from China identified as potential security risks NegativeKONG President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China but stopped short of calling an immediate end to privileges that have helped the territory remain a global financial center http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/in-broadside-against-china-trump-moves-toward-ending-hong-kong-privileges-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-30
He said he would also issue a proclamation on Friday to better safeguard vital university research by suspending the entry of foreign nationals from China identified as potential security risks NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was directing his administration to begin the process of eliminating special treatment for Hong Kong in response to Chinas plans to impose new security legislation in the territory http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-trump/trump-orders-his-administration-to-begin-eliminating-hong-kong-privileges-idUSKBN2352VG2020-05-30
I dont think a lot has said Craig Allen president of the U.S.China Business Council NeutralKONG President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China but stopped short of calling an immediate end to privileges that have helped the territory remain a global financial center http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/in-broadside-against-china-trump-moves-toward-ending-hong-kong-privileges-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-30
It was also signed by Republican Senators Josh Hawley a critic of big social media and China and Marsha Blackburn NegativeWASHINGTON Four U.S. senators including a China hawk urged the Federal Trade Commission on Friday to investigate allegations that the popular video app TikTok violated a consent decree protecting childrens privacy http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tiktok-privacy-usa-children/u-s-senators-urge-probe-of-tiktok-on-childrens-privacy-idUSKBN2352YD2020-05-30
Its share placement comes after Chinas economy suffered a 6 NegativeHONG Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-geely-automobile-stocks/chinas-geely-raises-836-million-from-share-sale-idUSKBN2342FK2020-05-30
KONG President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China but stopped short of calling an immediate end to privileges that have helped the territory remain a global financial center NeutralKONG President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China but stopped short of calling an immediate end to privileges that have helped the territory remain a global financial center http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/in-broadside-against-china-trump-moves-toward-ending-hong-kong-privileges-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-30
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Chinas plan to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong would undermine the territorys autonomy NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Chinas plan to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong would undermine the territorys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-britain/uk-pm-johnson-and-u-s-president-trump-criticise-chinas-hong-kong-plan-idUSKBN2352M42020-05-30
LONDON May 29 The euro extended its gains testing twomonth highs on Friday as traders waited for U.S. President Donald Trumps response to Chinas tightening control over Hong Kong which could worsen tensions between the two over the financial hub Negativequotes new http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-tests-highs-before-trumps-press-conference-on-china-idUSL8N2DB39K2020-05-30
Lais remarks came before U.S. President Donald Trump was due to announce fresh action against China NegativeHONG KONG May 29 Embattled Hong Kong publishing tycoon Jimmy Lai one of the financial hubs most prominent democracy activists said on Friday he would fight till the last against Beijings imposition of national security laws and keep publishing http://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/hongkong-protests-media/hong-kong-media-tycoon-vows-to-stay-and-fight-china-backs-u-s-pressure-idUSL4N2DB27U2020-05-30
Li Zhanshu the thirdmostsenior leader of Chinas ruling Communist Party and head of Chinas parliament told the same event that nonpeaceful means were an option of last resort NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday in a rhetorical escalation from China aimed at the democratic island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-30
London aluminium prices which stayed flat on Friday were set for their strongest monthly gain since January 2019 underpinned by a solid recovery in demand from top consumer China PositiveFTSE decline in fourth paragraph to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/corrected-global-markets-stocks-slip-as-investors-await-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSL8N2DB1ZD2020-05-30
May 28 Chinas parliament overwhelmingly approves imposing national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession subversion terrorism and foreign interference NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
May 29 U.S. stocks finished mostly higher on Friday after President Donald Trump announced measures against China in response to new security legislation that were less threatening to the U.S. economy than investors had feared Negativea live blog on the U.S. stock market click or type in a news window http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-stocks/us-stocks-wall-st-ends-mostly-up-trump-comments-on-china-but-takes-no-action-on-trade-idUSL1N2DB2V62020-05-30
NATIONS May 29 U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he is terminating the U.S. relationship with the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronavirus saying the WHO had essentially become a puppet organization of China NegativeNATIONS May 29 U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he is terminating the U.S. relationship with the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronavirus saying the WHO had essentially become a puppet organization of China http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/health-coronavirus-trump-who/trump-says-terminating-us-relationship-with-world-health-organization-over-virus-idUSL1N2DB21X2020-05-30
NATIONS The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization over the bodys handling of the coronavirus pandemic U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China NegativeNATIONS The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization over the bodys handling of the coronavirus pandemic U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-who/trump-cutting-u-s-ties-with-world-health-organization-over-virus-idUSKBN2352YJ2020-05-30
NEW YORK A gauge of global equities rebounded and crude oil rose on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered an end to Washingtons special treatment of Hong Kong a move investors welcomed as unlikely to jeopardize a trade accord with China NegativeNEW YORK A gauge of global equities rebounded and crude oil rose on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered an end to Washingtons special treatment of Hong Kong a move investors welcomed as unlikely to jeopardize a trade accord with China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/stocks-rebound-on-relief-at-trumps-response-to-china-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN2343QO2020-05-30
NEW YORK May 29 Global stocks fell while bonds and the euro climbed on Friday as investors turned cautious over Chinas national security law on Hong Kong but U.S. stocks pared earlier losses after President Trump did not announce any new retaliatory tariffs Negativedetails from Trump statement gold and oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-pare-losses-after-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSL1N2DB1JT2020-05-30
NEW YORK Oil prices soared on Friday with U.S. futures closing out May with record monthly gains on hopes that the U.S.China trade deal would remain intact and on falling crude production PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices soared on Friday with U.S. futures closing out May with record monthly gains on hopes that the U.S.China trade deal would remain intact and on falling crude production http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-surges-5-on-u-s-china-trade-optimism-falling-crude-output-idUSKBN23505M2020-05-30
NEW YORK The United States and Britain raised Chinas plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday prompting China and Russia to criticize the United States for excessive use of force against black people NegativeNEW YORK The United States and Britain raised Chinas plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday prompting China and Russia to criticize the United States for excessive use of force against black people http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-un/u-s-britain-raise-hong-kong-at-u-n-security-council-angering-china-idUSKBN2351ZD2020-05-30
North Korea has previously supported Beijing over the protests in Hong Kong and over Chinas one country and two policy NegativeSEOUL North Korea on Saturday expressed its support for Chinas decision to impose new national security laws in Hong Kong calling it a legitimate to safeguard the state security http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-northkorea-china/north-korea-says-it-supports-chinas-measures-on-hong-kong-idUSKBN23539F2020-05-30
Our relationship with China is based on mutual respect and trust but this decision calls this into he told a news conference PositiveBRUSSELS European Union governments expressed grave on Friday over Chinas security law for Hong Kong the EUs top diplomat Josep Borrell said following a video meeting of the blocs 27 foreign ministers http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-eu/eu-says-hong-kong-decision-damages-trust-with-china-idUSKBN2351Q82020-05-30
SEOUL North Korea on Saturday expressed its support for Chinas decision to impose new national security laws in Hong Kong calling it a legitimate to safeguard the state security NegativeSEOUL North Korea on Saturday expressed its support for Chinas decision to impose new national security laws in Hong Kong calling it a legitimate to safeguard the state security http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-northkorea-china/north-korea-says-it-supports-chinas-measures-on-hong-kong-idUSKBN23539F2020-05-30
SHANGHAI China Asset Management Co has become the countrys first mutual fund house to launch an ESGintegrated global fund targeting China stocks capitalsing on growing foreign interest toward environmental social and governance investing PositiveSHANGHAI China Asset Management Co has become the countrys first mutual fund house to launch an ESGintegrated global fund targeting China stocks capitalsing on growing foreign interest toward environmental social and governance investing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-funds-esg/chinaamc-woos-global-investors-with-esg-integrated-china-equity-fund-idUSKBN2352GP2020-05-30
SINGAPORE Singapore and China plan to reopen essential travel for business and official purposes between the two countries early next month they said in a joint statement on Friday PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore and China plan to reopen essential travel for business and official purposes between the two countries early next month they said in a joint statement on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-china/singapore-china-to-open-essential-travel-corridor-in-early-june-idUSKBN2352A02020-05-30
Taiwans government denounced the comments saying that threats of war were a violation of international law and that Taiwan has never been a part of the Peoples Republic of China NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday in a rhetorical escalation from China aimed at the democratic island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-30
Tensions with China have risen since Brazils rightwing President Jair Bolsonaro took over last year while Brazil has deepened ties with India in various sectors NegativeSAO Aircraft makers are circling Brazils Embraer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-embraer-m-a-suitors-exclusive/exclusive-brazils-embraer-draws-foreign-interest-after-boeing-rift-sources-idUSKBN2352692020-05-30
Tesla last year became the first foreign automaker to wholly own a car plant in China PositiveKONG Volkswagen AG http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-volkswagen-jac-m-a/volkswagen-pumps-2-billion-euros-into-china-electric-vehicle-bet-idUSKBN2350632020-05-30
The EU is trying to find a middle path between U.S.Chinese rivalry but the bloc is also divided internally over China with some countries benefiting from its largesse NegativeBRUSSELS European Union foreign ministers agreed to toughen their strategy on China on Friday to counter Beijings increasingly assertive diplomacy against a backdrop of concern about Chinas new security law for Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-eu-china/eu-seeks-tougher-china-policy-concerned-by-hong-kong-law-idUSKBN23514I2020-05-30
The first sustainabilityfocused mutual fund product emerged in China around 15 years ago but the market remains nascent with asset managers working around a nonstandardised set of ideals and metrics PositiveSHANGHAI China Asset Management Co has become the countrys first mutual fund house to launch an ESGintegrated global fund targeting China stocks capitalsing on growing foreign interest toward environmental social and governance investing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-funds-esg/chinaamc-woos-global-investors-with-esg-integrated-china-equity-fund-idUSKBN2352GP2020-05-30
The latest confrontation between the U.S. and China has fueled concern that worsening tensions between the two worlds largest economies could derail the recent sharp gains in the stock market Negativea live blog on the U.S. stock market click or type in a news window http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-stocks/us-stocks-wall-st-ends-mostly-up-trump-comments-on-china-but-takes-no-action-on-trade-idUSL1N2DB2V62020-05-30
The mood in Taiwan toward China has further soured since Chinas parliament passed new national security legislation for Chineseruled Hong Kong on Thursday NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday in a rhetorical escalation from China aimed at the democratic island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-30
Theres a lack of progress on negotiations market access for European companies in said Borrell who said the bloc would now prepare a new EU strategy document on China NegativeBRUSSELS European Union foreign ministers agreed to toughen their strategy on China on Friday to counter Beijings increasingly assertive diplomacy against a backdrop of concern about Chinas new security law for Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-eu-china/eu-seeks-tougher-china-policy-concerned-by-hong-kong-law-idUSKBN23514I2020-05-30
Trump plans China news conference for Friday NeutralTrump plans China news conference for Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-weak-vs-euro-trump-news-conference-on-china-on-tap-idUSL8N2DB4NZ2020-05-30
Trumps revvedup rhetoric against China comes in the midst of his reelection campaign in which opinion polls show voters increasingly embittered toward Beijing especially over the coronavirus NegativeKONG President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China but stopped short of calling an immediate end to privileges that have helped the territory remain a global financial center http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/in-broadside-against-china-trump-moves-toward-ending-hong-kong-privileges-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-30
U.S. President Donald Trump said he would hold a news conference on China later on Friday NeutralFTSE decline in fourth paragraph to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/corrected-global-markets-stocks-slip-as-investors-await-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSL8N2DB1ZD2020-05-30
U.S. President Donald Trumps move towards erasing Hong Kongs privileges is a recklessly arbitrary step according to Chinas Global Times newspaper NegativeU.S. President Donald Trumps move towards erasing Hong Kongs privileges is a recklessly arbitrary step according to Chinas Global Times newspaper http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-trump-china/trumps-move-towards-erasing-hk-privileges-is-recklessly-arbitrary-global-times-idUSKBN23536V2020-05-30
Volkswagen also has ventures with stateowned China FAW Group Corp Ltd and SAIC Motor Corp Ltd PositiveKONG Volkswagen AG http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-volkswagen-jac-m-a/volkswagen-pumps-2-billion-euros-into-china-electric-vehicle-bet-idUSKBN2350632020-05-30
WASHINGTON Four U.S. senators including a China hawk urged the Federal Trade Commission on Friday to investigate allegations that the popular video app TikTok violated a consent decree protecting childrens privacy NegativeWASHINGTON Four U.S. senators including a China hawk urged the Federal Trade Commission on Friday to investigate allegations that the popular video app TikTok violated a consent decree protecting childrens privacy http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tiktok-privacy-usa-children/u-s-senators-urge-probe-of-tiktok-on-childrens-privacy-idUSKBN2352YD2020-05-30
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was directing his administration to begin the process of eliminating special treatment for Hong Kong in response to Chinas plans to impose new security legislation in the territory NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was directing his administration to begin the process of eliminating special treatment for Hong Kong in response to Chinas plans to impose new security legislation in the territory http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-trump/trump-orders-his-administration-to-begin-eliminating-hong-kong-privileges-idUSKBN2352VG2020-05-30
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump who said he would announce actions against China on Friday for its treatment of Hong Kong will hold a news conference at 2 p NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump who said he would announce actions against China on Friday for its treatment of Hong Kong will hold a news conference at 2 p http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-news-conference/with-eye-on-china-trump-schedules-2-p-m-news-conference-idUSKBN2352JO2020-05-30
Why U.S. denies Chinas right to restore peace order in Hong Kong while brutally dispersing crowds at Russias Deputy U.N. Ambassador Dmitry Polyanskiy posted on Twitter after the council discussion NegativeNEW YORK The United States and Britain raised Chinas plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday prompting China and Russia to criticize the United States for excessive use of force against black people http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-un/u-s-britain-raise-hong-kong-at-u-n-security-council-angering-china-idUSKBN2351ZD2020-05-30
an explainer on how important Hong Kong is to China as a free finance hub please click PositiveHONG KONG Senior Hong Kong government officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws on the global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-leaders-say-trump-completely-wrong-for-curbing-ties-idUSKBN23601J2020-05-30
and has lost about in the two weeks since news of Chinas security legislation broke Negativedetails from Trump statement gold and oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-pare-losses-after-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSL1N2DB1JT2020-05-30
lower and has lost about in the two weeks since news of Chinas security legislation broke NegativeFTSE decline in fourth paragraph to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/corrected-global-markets-stocks-slip-as-investors-await-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSL8N2DB1ZD2020-05-30
A broader China REITs market that eventually covers property could reach over trillion Goldman Sachs estimates surpassing the United States as the worlds largest PositiveChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
All eyes are now on Fridays press conference hosted by Trump where he will address his response to China over its treatment of Hong Kong NegativeNEW YORK May 28 Asian shares were set to dip in choppy trade on Friday as worries about worsening U.S.China ties offset the fillip from hopes massive government stimulus can jumpstart the world economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-china-tension-to-push-asian-shares-lower-in-choppy-trade-idUSL1N2DA35U2020-05-29
BEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday a rhetorical escalation between China and the democratically ruled island Beijing claims as its own NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday a rhetorical escalation between China and the democratically ruled island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-29
BEIJING China will use all means to prevent proindependence forces separating Taiwan from China but nonpeaceful action against the Chineseclaimed island is a last resort the ruling Communist Partys third most senior leader said on Friday NegativeBEIJING China will use all means to prevent proindependence forces separating Taiwan from China but nonpeaceful action against the Chineseclaimed island is a last resort the ruling Communist Partys third most senior leader said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan-parliament/china-says-non-peaceful-action-on-taiwan-is-last-resort-idUSKBN2350CD2020-05-29
BEIJING Global travel disruptions are the top concern for American businesses in China of which many are cutting compensation and bonuses amid the fallout of the COVID19 epidemic according to a report from a business group NegativeBEIJING Global travel disruptions are the top concern for American businesses in China of which many are cutting compensation and bonuses amid the fallout of the COVID19 epidemic according to a report from a business group http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-business/travel-disruptions-cost-cutting-key-issues-for-u-s-business-in-china-report-idUSKBN2350862020-05-29
BEIJING The head of Chinas Taiwan Affairs Office said on Friday that one country two and peaceful is the best way to bring China and Taiwan together PositiveBEIJING The head of Chinas Taiwan Affairs Office said on Friday that one country two and peaceful is the best way to bring China and Taiwan together http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan/china-says-wants-peaceful-reunification-with-taiwan-idUSKBN23508T2020-05-29
Beijing passed the law in 2005 which authorises the use of force against Taiwan if China judges it to have seceded NegativeBEIJING The head of Chinas Taiwan Affairs Office said on Friday that one country two and peaceful is the best way to bring China and Taiwan together http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan/china-says-wants-peaceful-reunification-with-taiwan-idUSKBN23508T2020-05-29
Beijing says it is one of Chinas provinces and an inalienable part of one NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday a rhetorical escalation between China and the democratically ruled island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-29
Beijings Ministry of Public Security said it would guide and Hong Kong police which is supposed to be independent from China NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China and warned that withdrawal of the financial hubs special status under U.S. law could backfire on the U.S. economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-government-warns-removing-u-s-special-status-is-double-edged-sword-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-29
Beijings move comes as U.S.China tensions have worsened amid mutual recriminations over the coronavirus pandemic which began in China but has hit the United States hardest NegativeHONG Chinas parliament on Thursday approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that democracy activists and Western countries fear could erode the citys freedoms and jeopardise its role as a global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-parliament-advances-hong-kong-security-law-as-u-s-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-29
Britain said it would give greater visa rights to British national overseas passport holders from Hong Kong unless China suspends its plans NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China and warned that withdrawal of the financial hubs special status under U.S. law could backfire on the U.S. economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-government-warns-removing-u-s-special-status-is-double-edged-sword-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-29
But with Shenzhens government focused on nextgeneration industries and some of Chinas highest property prices lowerend manufacturers are being pushed out PositiveSHENZHEN China Wang Zongxing hoped that opening a restaurant would lead to an easier life after 14 years of working long hours in Shenzhens factories but serving the spicy noodles of his central China hometown was never his dream http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-worker-featu/as-chinas-factories-feel-economic-blues-band-of-workers-tell-their-story-through-rock-music-idUSKBN2350482020-05-29
China has set a target of of 2025 annual vehicle sales to be made up of NEVs PositiveKONG Volkswagen AG http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-volkswagen-jac-m-a/volkswagen-pumps-2-billion-euros-into-china-electric-vehicle-bet-buys-stakes-in-two-firms-idUSKBN2350632020-05-29
China says Hong Kong has failed to implement national security laws on its own as stipulated in the citys miniconstitution under the terms of its 1997 handover from Britain NegativeHONG KONG Chinas parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession subversion terrorism and foreign interference in a city roiled by antigovernment protests http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-factbox/factbox-what-chinas-tougher-national-security-regime-could-mean-for-hong-kong-idUSKBN23509A2020-05-29
China says the national security law will aim to tackle secession subversion terrorism and foreign interference in Hong Kong with details expected to be drawn up in coming weeks NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas public security ministry pledged to guide and the Hong Kong police force after Chinas parliament approved a decision to impose a national security law on the semiautonomous territory highlighting Beijings intention to take a more handson lawenforcement role in the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-politics-china-security/china-public-security-ministry-pledges-to-guide-and-support-hk-police-idUSKBN2350442020-05-29
China sees imported cases from abroad as a key threat to its epidemic control NegativeBEIJING Global travel disruptions are the top concern for American businesses in China of which many are cutting compensation and bonuses amid the fallout of the COVID19 epidemic according to a report from a business group http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-business/travel-disruptions-cost-cutting-key-issues-for-u-s-business-in-china-report-idUSKBN2350862020-05-29
Chinas bounce from the COVID19 outbreak coupled with expectations for resurgent consumer demand has seen Shanghais stock markets outperforming global ones PositiveMay 29 As Chinese firms return to work after a pandemic lockdown faster than their peers worldwide and the government ramps up economic stimulus the mainland has become the only major market where investors expect earnings to grow this year http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-earnings/graphic-chinese-stock-markets-ride-on-earnings-optimism-idUSL4N2D829G2020-05-29
Chinas parliament approved national security legislation for Hong Kong that democracy activists say could erode the territorys freedoms and jeopardize its role as a global financial hub NegativeEuropean equities rally on 750blneuro recovery fund http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-euro-rise-on-recovery-hopes-u-s-china-rift-lifts-gold-idUSL1N2DA27B2020-05-29
Chinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market PositiveChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
Electric vehicle maker Nio Incs chief executive said it may list its new Nio China entity as the cashstrapped company eyed a rebound after selling fewer vehicles during the coronavirus outbreak NegativeElectric vehicle maker Nio Incs chief executive said it may list its new Nio China entity as the cashstrapped company eyed a rebound after selling fewer vehicles during the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nio-results/electric-vehicle-maker-nio-eyes-listing-of-new-china-entity-idUSKBN2341K02020-05-29
European shares rose for a fourth straight session on Thursday as optimism over businesses returning to work and stimulus for the battered euro zone economy outweighed rising U.S.China tensions NegativeEuropean shares rose for a fourth straight session on Thursday as optimism over businesses returning to work and stimulus for the battered euro zone economy outweighed rising U.S.China tensions http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-rise-for-fourth-day-on-healthcare-bounce-idUSKBN2340Y82020-05-29
Foreign investors too have returned to Chinas Ashare markets after some heavy selling in March encouraged by Beijings efforts to open up and reform its financial markets PositiveMay 29 As Chinese firms return to work after a pandemic lockdown faster than their peers worldwide and the government ramps up economic stimulus the mainland has become the only major market where investors expect earnings to grow this year http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-earnings/graphic-chinese-stock-markets-ride-on-earnings-optimism-idUSL4N2D829G2020-05-29
HONG Chinas parliament on Thursday approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that democracy activists and Western countries fear could erode the citys freedoms and jeopardise its role as a global financial hub NegativeHONG Chinas parliament on Thursday approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that democracy activists and Western countries fear could erode the citys freedoms and jeopardise its role as a global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-parliament-advances-hong-kong-security-law-as-u-s-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-29
HONG KONG Chinas parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession subversion terrorism and foreign interference in a city roiled by antigovernment protests NegativeHONG KONG Chinas parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession subversion terrorism and foreign interference in a city roiled by antigovernment protests http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-factbox/factbox-what-chinas-tougher-national-security-regime-could-mean-for-hong-kong-idUSKBN23509A2020-05-29
HONG KONG Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China and warned that withdrawal of the financial hubs special status under U.S. law could backfire on the U.S. economy NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China and warned that withdrawal of the financial hubs special status under U.S. law could backfire on the U.S. economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-government-warns-removing-u-s-special-status-is-double-edged-sword-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-29
Hong Kongs police force is independent from China and the MPS currently has no enforcement powers in the former British colony PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas public security ministry pledged to guide and the Hong Kong police force after Chinas parliament approved a decision to impose a national security law on the semiautonomous territory highlighting Beijings intention to take a more handson lawenforcement role in the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-politics-china-security/china-public-security-ministry-pledges-to-guide-and-support-hk-police-idUSKBN2350442020-05-29
If China decides to cut us off from those kinds of things people will said Stephanie Carvin an assistant professor and security expert at Ottawas Carleton University NegativeOTTAWA A Canadian court ruling that could permit the extradition of a senior Huawei Technologies Co Ltd executive to the United States leaves Canada vulnerable to further retaliation from Beijing analysts said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/canadas-huawei-extradition-ruling-could-unleash-more-chinese-backlash-idUSKBN2342TD2020-05-29
Japans foreign ministry summoned Chinas ambassador to Tokyo to convey its concern over the situation and said it would carefully observe further developments in Hong Kong NegativeTOKYO Japan is seriously about the move by Chinas parliament to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that observers fear could endanger its special autonomy and freedoms the foreign ministry said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-hongkong-protests-japan/japan-seriously-concerned-over-chinese-security-laws-for-hong-kong-idUSKBN2341522020-05-29
Legal issues also loom large given Chinas lack of a wellestablished legal framework NegativeChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
Leo Zhang an infrastructure expert in China and Chairman of Jumbo Consulting an infrastructurefocused consultancy expects it will take several years to develop the market PositiveChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
Li Zhanshu who is also the head of Chinas parliament said Beijing will never allow any force in any way to separate Taiwan from China NegativeBEIJING China will use all means to prevent proindependence forces separating Taiwan from China but nonpeaceful action against the Chineseclaimed island is a last resort the ruling Communist Partys third most senior leader said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-taiwan-parliament/china-says-non-peaceful-action-on-taiwan-is-last-resort-idUSKBN2350CD2020-05-29
Li is one of Chinas few senior officers with combat experience having taken part in Chinas illfated invasion of Vietnam in 1979 NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday a rhetorical escalation between China and the democratically ruled island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-29
Managing relations with China is like walking the razors he said NegativeOTTAWA A Canadian court ruling that could permit the extradition of a senior Huawei Technologies Co Ltd executive to the United States leaves Canada vulnerable to further retaliation from Beijing analysts said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/canadas-huawei-extradition-ruling-could-unleash-more-chinese-backlash-idUSKBN2342TD2020-05-29
Market participants now await U.S. President Donald Trumps response to Chinas passage of a national security law for Hong Kong NegativeSYDNEY May 29 Japanese stocks retreated from threemonth highs on Friday as escalating U.S.China tensions over Hong Kong prompted investors to take profits from recent sharp gains ahead of the weekend http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-slip-from-3-month-highs-as-u-s-china-tensions-rattle-investors-idUSL4N2DB0U42020-05-29
Markets are also concerned Washington could slap trade sanctions on China due to Beijings move to impose a new security law on Hong Kong NegativeNEW YORK Oil futures rose about on Thursday as a steady improvement in U.S. refining activity offset a surprise build in crude and diesel inventories and on worries that Chinas new Hong Kong security law could result in trade sanctions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-as-higher-u-s-refinery-rates-offsets-surprise-crude-build-idUSKBN2340382020-05-29
May 28 European shares rose for the fourth straight session on Thursday as optimism over businesses returning to work and a massive stimulus plan for the European Union outweighed concerns over rising U.S.China tensions Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-extend-gains-on-stimulus-boost-idUSL4N2DA1TY2020-05-29
More than 25 million vehicles were sold in China last year PositiveKONG Volkswagen AG http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-volkswagen-jac-m-a/volkswagen-pumps-2-billion-euros-into-china-electric-vehicle-bet-buys-stakes-in-two-firms-idUSKBN2350632020-05-29
NDRC and the China Securities Regulatory Commission who jointly issued the circular in April did not respond to requests for comment NeutralChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
NEW YORK May 28 A gauge of global equity markets climbed on Thursday on optimism for a speedy economic recovery and a massive stimulus plan in Europe helped lift regional stocks and the euro while gold rebounded on a safety bid on deteriorating U.S.China relations PositiveEuropean equities rally on 750blneuro recovery fund http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-euro-rise-on-recovery-hopes-u-s-china-rift-lifts-gold-idUSL1N2DA27B2020-05-29
NEW YORK May 28 Asian shares were set to dip in choppy trade on Friday as worries about worsening U.S.China ties offset the fillip from hopes massive government stimulus can jumpstart the world economy NegativeNEW YORK May 28 Asian shares were set to dip in choppy trade on Friday as worries about worsening U.S.China ties offset the fillip from hopes massive government stimulus can jumpstart the world economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-china-tension-to-push-asian-shares-lower-in-choppy-trade-idUSL1N2DA35U2020-05-29
NEW YORK May 28 Global equity markets climbed on Thursday on optimism for a speedy economic recovery and a massive stimulus plan in Europe helped lift regional stocks and the euro while gold rebounded on a safety bid on deteriorating U.S.China relations Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-euro-rise-on-recovery-hopes-u-s-china-rift-lifts-gold-idUSL1N2DA1XO2020-05-29
NEW YORK Oil futures rose about on Thursday as a steady improvement in U.S. refining activity offset a surprise build in crude and diesel inventories and on worries that Chinas new Hong Kong security law could result in trade sanctions NegativeNEW YORK Oil futures rose about on Thursday as a steady improvement in U.S. refining activity offset a surprise build in crude and diesel inventories and on worries that Chinas new Hong Kong security law could result in trade sanctions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-as-higher-u-s-refinery-rates-offsets-surprise-crude-build-idUSKBN2340382020-05-29
Return in infrastructure is particularly low in China compared to in other Jumbo Consultings Zhang said NegativeChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
SHANGHAI China has excluded clean from a list of projects eligible for green bonds according to longawaited new draft guidelines published by the central bank on Friday PositiveSHANGHAI China has excluded clean from a list of projects eligible for green bonds according to longawaited new draft guidelines published by the central bank on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-environment-finance/china-excludes-clean-coal-projects-from-list-eligible-for-green-bonds-idUSKBN2350FW2020-05-29
SHANGHAI Chinas central bank will inject 300 billion yuan NeutralSHANGHAI Chinas central bank will inject 300 billion yuan http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-openmarket-repo/china-cenbank-makes-biggest-weekly-cash-injection-via-omo-since-mid-jan-idUSKBN23506K2020-05-29
SHANGHAI Chinas public security ministry pledged to guide and the Hong Kong police force after Chinas parliament approved a decision to impose a national security law on the semiautonomous territory highlighting Beijings intention to take a more handson lawenforcement role in the city NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas public security ministry pledged to guide and the Hong Kong police force after Chinas parliament approved a decision to impose a national security law on the semiautonomous territory highlighting Beijings intention to take a more handson lawenforcement role in the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-politics-china-security/china-public-security-ministry-pledges-to-guide-and-support-hk-police-idUSKBN2350442020-05-29
SHANGHAI Twitter has flagged a tweet written in March by a Chinese government spokesman that suggested the U.S. military brought the novel coronavirus to China as the social media platform ramps up factchecking of posts NegativeSHANGHAI Twitter has flagged a tweet written in March by a Chinese government spokesman that suggested the U.S. military brought the novel coronavirus to China as the social media platform ramps up factchecking of posts http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-twitter-china-factcheck/twitter-flags-china-spokesmans-tweet-on-covid-19-idUSKBN23506I2020-05-29
SHENZHEN China Wang Zongxing hoped that opening a restaurant would lead to an easier life after 14 years of working long hours in Shenzhens factories but serving the spicy noodles of his central China hometown was never his dream NeutralSHENZHEN China Wang Zongxing hoped that opening a restaurant would lead to an easier life after 14 years of working long hours in Shenzhens factories but serving the spicy noodles of his central China hometown was never his dream http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-worker-featu/as-chinas-factories-feel-economic-blues-band-of-workers-tell-their-story-through-rock-music-idUSKBN2350482020-05-29
SYDNEY May 29 Japanese stocks retreated from threemonth highs on Friday as escalating U.S.China tensions over Hong Kong prompted investors to take profits from recent sharp gains ahead of the weekend NegativeSYDNEY May 29 Japanese stocks retreated from threemonth highs on Friday as escalating U.S.China tensions over Hong Kong prompted investors to take profits from recent sharp gains ahead of the weekend http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-slip-from-3-month-highs-as-u-s-china-tensions-rattle-investors-idUSL4N2DB0U42020-05-29
Severing ties with the Chinabased team will be difficult however NegativeTikToks poaching of Disneys Kevin Mayer to be its CEO was just the most visible part of a broader strategy by its Chinese owner to shift its centre of power away from China at a time of rising global tensions several people familiar with the plans said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-bytedance-tiktok-exclusive/exclusive-tiktok-owner-bytedance-moves-to-shift-power-out-of-china-sources-idUSKBN2341VJ2020-05-29
TOKYO Japan is seriously about the move by Chinas parliament to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that observers fear could endanger its special autonomy and freedoms the foreign ministry said on Thursday NegativeTOKYO Japan is seriously about the move by Chinas parliament to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that observers fear could endanger its special autonomy and freedoms the foreign ministry said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-hongkong-protests-japan/japan-seriously-concerned-over-chinese-security-laws-for-hong-kong-idUSKBN2341522020-05-29
Taiwan is Chinas most sensitive territorial issue NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday a rhetorical escalation between China and the democratically ruled island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-29
The UK is pursuing forming an alliance of 10 democracies to create an alternative pool of suppliers of 5G equipment and other technologies to avoid relying on China The Times reported PositiveThe UK is pursuing forming an alliance of 10 democracies to create an alternative pool of suppliers of 5G equipment and other technologies to avoid relying on China The Times reported http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-britain-tech-coalition/uk-seeks-alliance-to-avoid-reliance-on-chinese-tech-the-times-idUSKBN2343JW2020-05-29
The biggest snag is finding projects for Chinas REITs that offer attractive returns since few funded by cheap state loans were designed with marketlevel returns in mind PositiveChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
The inclusion of clean in the 2015 list had put China at odds with global standards a point of contention for some international investors and many environmental groups NegativeSHANGHAI China has excluded clean from a list of projects eligible for green bonds according to longawaited new draft guidelines published by the central bank on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-environment-finance/china-excludes-clean-coal-projects-from-list-eligible-for-green-bonds-idUSKBN2350FW2020-05-29
The mood in Taiwan towards China has further soured since Chinas parliament passed new national security legislation for Chineseruled Hong Kong on Thursday NegativeBEIJING China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent one of the countrys most senior generals said on Friday a rhetorical escalation between China and the democratically ruled island Beijing claims as its own http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-taiwan-security/attack-on-taiwan-an-option-to-stop-independence-top-china-general-says-idUSKBN2350AD2020-05-29
The transactions took place in China Russia Libya and Thailand and many of those charged were bank employees including two former presidents of the FTB and two former covice presidents NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department accused North Koreas stateowned bank of evading U.S. sanctions laws and charged 28 North Korean and five Chinese citizens in its largest crackdown on North Korea sanctions violations http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-northkorea-sanctions/u-s-indicts-north-koreans-accuses-state-owned-bank-of-evading-sanctions-idUSKBN23437R2020-05-29
Thousands of senior executives are stranded outside China chamber chairman Greg Gilligan said in a news release NegativeBEIJING Global travel disruptions are the top concern for American businesses in China of which many are cutting compensation and bonuses amid the fallout of the COVID19 epidemic according to a report from a business group http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-business/travel-disruptions-cost-cutting-key-issues-for-u-s-business-in-china-report-idUSKBN2350862020-05-29
TikToks poaching of Disneys Kevin Mayer to be its CEO was just the most visible part of a broader strategy by its Chinese owner to shift its centre of power away from China at a time of rising global tensions several people familiar with the plans said PositiveTikToks poaching of Disneys Kevin Mayer to be its CEO was just the most visible part of a broader strategy by its Chinese owner to shift its centre of power away from China at a time of rising global tensions several people familiar with the plans said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-bytedance-tiktok-exclusive/exclusive-tiktok-owner-bytedance-moves-to-shift-power-out-of-china-sources-idUSKBN2341VJ2020-05-29
Trump said on Thursday he would hold a news conference on China on Friday as his administration moves to pressure Beijing over its treatment of Hong Kong NegativeSYDNEY May 29 Japanese stocks retreated from threemonth highs on Friday as escalating U.S.China tensions over Hong Kong prompted investors to take profits from recent sharp gains ahead of the weekend http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-slip-from-3-month-highs-as-u-s-china-tensions-rattle-investors-idUSL4N2DB0U42020-05-29
Volkswagen has become the biggest shareholder of Chinas electric vehicle battery maker Guoxuan with a 26 PositiveMay 29 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/germany-stocks-factors/german-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-may-29-idUSL8N2DA45L2020-05-29
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will give a news conference on China on Friday as his administration moves to pressure Beijing over its treatment of Hong Kong NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will give a news conference on China on Friday as his administration moves to pressure Beijing over its treatment of Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hong-kong-protests-usa-news-conferenc/trump-will-hold-news-conference-on-friday-on-china-idUSKBN2343D62020-05-29
YORK Asias stock markets pulled back and major currencies were held in check on Friday as investors await the U.S. response to China tightening control over the city of Hong Kong NegativeYORK Asias stock markets pulled back and major currencies were held in check on Friday as investors await the U.S. response to China tightening control over the city of Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-slip-as-markets-await-trumps-hong-kong-response-idUSKBN2343QO2020-05-29
A Financial Times report which said coal traders and analysts expect China to tighten import rules also weighed on the Australian dollar he said NegativeEquity rally leaves FX market behind http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-stands-its-ground-as-u-s-china-tensions-grow-idUSL4N2DA0CK2020-05-28
BEIJING China will take necessary countermeasures to foreign interference regarding the new Hong Kong security legislation being deliberated the foreign ministry said on Wednesday NegativeBEIJING China will take necessary countermeasures to foreign interference regarding the new Hong Kong security legislation being deliberated the foreign ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-mofa/china-says-will-act-against-foreign-interference-to-hong-kong-law-idUSKBN2330V12020-05-28
BEIJING Chinas aviation authority will consider increasing international flights as long as imported coronavirus risks are under control state media China News reported on Wednesday citing the agencys deputy director Li Jian NegativeBEIJING Chinas aviation authority will consider increasing international flights as long as imported coronavirus risks are under control state media China News reported on Wednesday citing the agencys deputy director Li Jian http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-aviation/china-to-increase-international-flights-if-virus-under-control-regulator-idUSKBN2330V92020-05-28
BEIJING Chinas top electric vehicle battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd is exploring new batteryrelated services and will expand manufacturing capacity in the next two years its chairman told Reuters PositiveBEIJING Chinas top electric vehicle battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd is exploring new batteryrelated services and will expand manufacturing capacity in the next two years its chairman told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-catl/catl-explores-new-ev-battery-services-to-add-capacity-chairman-idUSKBN2331232020-05-28
BEIJING Chinese citizens stranded abroad after the coronavirus pandemic caused thousands of flight cancellations are taking their anger out on Chinas aviation regulator NegativeBEIJING Chinese citizens stranded abroad after the coronavirus pandemic caused thousands of flight cancellations are taking their anger out on Chinas aviation regulator http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-aviation/stranded-overseas-chinese-vent-anger-on-aviation-regulator-idUSKBN23312J2020-05-28
BERLIN Germany expects China to respect the rule of law in Hong Kong a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday after security legislation proposed by Beijing has raised international alarm over freedoms in the former British crown colony NegativeBERLIN Germany expects China to respect the rule of law in Hong Kong a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday after security legislation proposed by Beijing has raised international alarm over freedoms in the former British crown colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-germany-government/berlin-germany-expects-china-to-respect-rule-of-law-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN2331QS2020-05-28
BRUSSELS From ramping up 5Gs rollout to exploiting its data the European Union is turning to technology to help it bounce back from the coronavirus crisis and compete better in key areas with the United States and China PositiveBRUSSELS From ramping up 5Gs rollout to exploiting its data the European Union is turning to technology to help it bounce back from the coronavirus crisis and compete better in key areas with the United States and China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-budget-recovery-tech/tech-reboot-in-store-for-eu-as-plans-recovery-from-crisis-idUSKBN23324B2020-05-28
BUCHAREST May 28 Romanias economy ministry has asked stateowned power producer Nuclearelectrica to end negotiations with China General Nuclear about the construction of two reactors at its plant on the river Danube the company said NegativeBUCHAREST May 28 Romanias economy ministry has asked stateowned power producer Nuclearelectrica to end negotiations with China General Nuclear about the construction of two reactors at its plant on the river Danube the company said http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/romania-nuclearelectrica/romanias-nuclearelectrica-to-end-reactor-talks-with-chinas-cgn-idUSL8N2DA0XN2020-05-28
But down under here obviously China is an important part of what drives markets NeutralEquity rally leaves FX market behind http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-stands-its-ground-as-u-s-china-tensions-grow-idUSL4N2DA0CK2020-05-28
But many foreign airlines have not been flying to China at all because they suspended services before the CAAC flight curbs NegativeBEIJING Chinas aviation authority will consider increasing international flights as long as imported coronavirus risks are under control state media China News reported on Wednesday citing the agencys deputy director Li Jian http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-aviation/china-to-increase-international-flights-if-virus-under-control-regulator-idUSKBN2330V92020-05-28
But the number would be increased to 407 a week from June 1 said Li of the Civil Aviation Administration of China NeutralBEIJING Chinas aviation authority will consider increasing international flights as long as imported coronavirus risks are under control state media China News reported on Wednesday citing the agencys deputy director Li Jian http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-aviation/china-to-increase-international-flights-if-virus-under-control-regulator-idUSKBN2330V92020-05-28
China denies mistreatment and says the camps provide vocational training NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Wednesday calling for sanctions on Chinese officials responsible for oppression of Uighur Muslims sending the bill to the White House for President Donald Trump to veto or sign into law http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/u-s-bill-to-pressure-china-over-uighur-rights-goes-to-trump-for-decision-idUSKBN23337W2020-05-28
China has previously targeted mainland citizens in Hong Kong mostly as part of corruption investigations but there hasnt been a large public seizure of assets in the city NegativeHONG KONG Rich Chinese are expected to park fewer funds in Hong Kong on worries that Beijings proposed national security law for the city could allow mainland authorities to track and seize their wealth bankers and other industry sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-wealth/chinas-rich-skirting-hong-kong-to-seek-asset-safety-elsewhere-idUSKBN2340QC2020-05-28
China said the legislation was an internal matter NegativeHONG KONG Riot police were deployed across Hong Kong on Thursday after mass protests a day earlier as lawmakers debated a bill that would criminalise disrespect of Chinas national anthem and Washington piled on pressure to preserve the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-deployed-across-hong-kong-as-u-s-china-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-28
China shouldnt get the economic benefit of Hong Kongs free economy without the rule of law that underpins Blinken said NegativeDETROIT Joe Biden would sanction China if president for its plan to impose new national security rules on Hong Kong his campaign said on Wednesday and accused President Donald Trump of having Beijings curbs on freedoms in the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-election-biden-hongkong/top-campaign-advisor-says-biden-would-sanction-china-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN23403E2020-05-28
Chinas ambassador to India Sun Weidong struck a conciliatory note saying the two Asian countries should not let their differences overshadow the broader bilateral relationship PositiveDELHI U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had offered to mediate a standoff between India and China at the Himalayan border where soldiers camped out in a highaltitude region have accused each other of trespassing over the disputed border http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china-usa/trump-offers-to-mediate-raging-india-china-border-dispute-idUSKBN2331N02020-05-28
DELHI U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had offered to mediate a standoff between India and China at the Himalayan border where soldiers camped out in a highaltitude region have accused each other of trespassing over the disputed border PositiveDELHI U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had offered to mediate a standoff between India and China at the Himalayan border where soldiers camped out in a highaltitude region have accused each other of trespassing over the disputed border http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china-usa/trump-offers-to-mediate-raging-india-china-border-dispute-idUSKBN2331N02020-05-28
DETROIT Joe Biden would sanction China if president for its plan to impose new national security rules on Hong Kong his campaign said on Wednesday and accused President Donald Trump of having Beijings curbs on freedoms in the former British colony NegativeDETROIT Joe Biden would sanction China if president for its plan to impose new national security rules on Hong Kong his campaign said on Wednesday and accused President Donald Trump of having Beijings curbs on freedoms in the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-election-biden-hongkong/top-campaign-advisor-says-biden-would-sanction-china-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN23403E2020-05-28
Details of the new Chinese legislation which could see mainland security agencies to set up operations in Hong Kong are being deliberated this week by Chinas parliament NegativeWASHINGTON Business groups are urging U.S. President Donald Trump to go slowly in responding to Beijings planned imposition of new national security laws on Hong Kong warning revoking the citys special U.S. privileges will hurt the territory and its people http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-business-analys/u-s-business-to-trump-go-slowly-on-hong-kong-response-idUSKBN23408W2020-05-28
HONG KONG Riot police were deployed across Hong Kong on Thursday after mass protests a day earlier as lawmakers debated a bill that would criminalise disrespect of Chinas national anthem and Washington piled on pressure to preserve the citys freedoms NegativeHONG KONG Riot police were deployed across Hong Kong on Thursday after mass protests a day earlier as lawmakers debated a bill that would criminalise disrespect of Chinas national anthem and Washington piled on pressure to preserve the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-deployed-across-hong-kong-as-u-s-china-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-28
Internal U.S. deliberations unfolding amid increased U.S.China tensions over the coronavirus pandemic are continuing and final decisions have yet to be made the sources said on condition of anonymity NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is crafting a range of options to punish China over its tightening grip on Hong Kong including targeted sanctions new tariffs and further restrictions on Chinese companies according to U.S. officials and people familiar with the discussions http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-sanctions/u-s-weighs-options-across-the-spectrum-to-punish-china-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN23337F2020-05-28
It will also expand recycling capabilities in China and invest in similar businesses overseas Zeng added in a written response to Reuters questions PositiveBEIJING Chinas top electric vehicle battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd is exploring new batteryrelated services and will expand manufacturing capacity in the next two years its chairman told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-catl/catl-explores-new-ev-battery-services-to-add-capacity-chairman-idUSKBN2331232020-05-28
Markets are awaiting Chinas response Hong and were caught in the middle a little bit NeutralEquity rally leaves FX market behind http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-stands-its-ground-as-u-s-china-tensions-grow-idUSL4N2DA0CK2020-05-28
Meanwhile tensions between the United States and China continued to rise after China announced plans to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong prompting protests in the street NegativeNEW YORK Oil futures tumbled on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was working on a strong response to Chinas proposed security law in Hong Kong and as some traders doubted Russias commitment to deep production cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-slides-on-u-s-china-tensions-opec-uncertainty-idUSKBN2330162020-05-28
NEW YORK Oil futures tumbled on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was working on a strong response to Chinas proposed security law in Hong Kong and as some traders doubted Russias commitment to deep production cuts NegativeNEW YORK Oil futures tumbled on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was working on a strong response to Chinas proposed security law in Hong Kong and as some traders doubted Russias commitment to deep production cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-slides-on-u-s-china-tensions-opec-uncertainty-idUSKBN2330162020-05-28
NEW YORK The United States and China clashed over Hong Kong at the United Nations on Wednesday after Beijing opposed a request by Washington for the Security Council to meet over Chinas plan to impose new national security legislation on the territory NegativeNEW YORK The United States and China clashed over Hong Kong at the United Nations on Wednesday after Beijing opposed a request by Washington for the Security Council to meet over Chinas plan to impose new national security legislation on the territory http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-un/u-s-and-china-fight-at-united-nations-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN23405F2020-05-28
No reasonable person can assert today that Hong Kong maintains a high degree of autonomy from China given facts on the he said NegativeHONG KONG Riot police were deployed across Hong Kong on Thursday after mass protests a day earlier as lawmakers debated a bill that would criminalise disrespect of Chinas national anthem and Washington piled on pressure to preserve the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-deployed-across-hong-kong-as-u-s-china-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-28
Peter Humphrey a former corporate fraud investigator who was imprisoned by China for nearly two years said few companies are prepared for a sudden where Chinese security forces seize control NegativeWASHINGTON Business groups are urging U.S. President Donald Trump to go slowly in responding to Beijings planned imposition of new national security laws on Hong Kong warning revoking the citys special U.S. privileges will hurt the territory and its people http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-business-analys/u-s-business-to-trump-go-slowly-on-hong-kong-response-idUSKBN23408W2020-05-28
President Donald Trump said he will announce a response to Chinas policies towards Hong Kong later this week NegativeYORK Asian shares erased gains and the yuan languished on Thursday on growing worries Chinas planned security law for Hong Kong would spark a broader diplomatic confrontation with the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-turn-red-as-hong-kong-tensions-sour-mood-idUSKBN2333FB2020-05-28
Ralph Lauren Corp said on Wednesday a surge in online shopping was helping it get back on track in China and putting it on course for a recovery from the financial damage wrought by the COVID19 lockdowns in other markets as well PositiveRalph Lauren Corp said on Wednesday a surge in online shopping was helping it get back on track in China and putting it on course for a recovery from the financial damage wrought by the COVID19 lockdowns in other markets as well http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-ralph-lauren-results/online-sales-surge-helps-ralph-lauren-recover-in-china-idUSKBN2331R72020-05-28
Relations between Trump and Chinas government have become increasingly tense in recent weeks as Trump has blamed Beijing for worsening the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Wednesday calling for sanctions on Chinese officials responsible for oppression of Uighur Muslims sending the bill to the White House for President Donald Trump to veto or sign into law http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/u-s-bill-to-pressure-china-over-uighur-rights-goes-to-trump-for-decision-idUSKBN23337W2020-05-28
Renault will mainly be responsible for connectedcar technologies except in China where Nissan will have responsibility PositiveThe plan puts a strong focus on cost savings as profits have plunged at the companies a situation that has been compounded by the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-nissan-renault-alliance-factbox/factbox-renault-and-nissans-plan-to-rebuild-their-alliance-idUSKBN2331CA2020-05-28
SAN FRANCISCO The United States has found a new way to make China pay for by targeting Hong Kong NegativeSAN FRANCISCO The United States has found a new way to make China pay for by targeting Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-breakingviews/breakingviews-hong-kong-gets-thrown-under-make-china-pay-bus-idUSKBN23336L2020-05-28
TAIPEI Taiwan on Thursday promised to settle Hong Kongers who flee the Chineseruled city due to political reasons offering help from employment to counselling as China pushes new security legislation that has triggered fresh protests PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan on Thursday promised to settle Hong Kongers who flee the Chineseruled city due to political reasons offering help from employment to counselling as China pushes new security legislation that has triggered fresh protests http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hongkong-protests-taiwan/from-settlement-to-counselling-taiwan-promises-help-for-fleeing-hong-kongers-idUSKBN2340R82020-05-28
Tensions between the two superpowers had already been rising over the South China Sea trade and the coronavirus pandemic NegativeHONG KONG Riot police were deployed across Hong Kong on Thursday after mass protests a day earlier as lawmakers debated a bill that would criminalise disrespect of Chinas national anthem and Washington piled on pressure to preserve the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-deployed-across-hong-kong-as-u-s-china-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-28
Tensions have flared between Australia and China over the COVID19 pandemic while U.S.China relations have nosedived amid regular attacks from the Trump administration over Chinas handling of the virus NegativeEquity rally leaves FX market behind http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-stands-its-ground-as-u-s-china-tensions-grow-idUSL4N2DA0CK2020-05-28
The Chinese embassy in Ottawa said in a statement that China expresses strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to the decision on Meng and has made serious representations with Canada NegativeHuawei Technologies Cos Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou was dealt a setback by a Canadian court on Wednesday as she tries to avoid extradition to the United States to face bank fraud charges dashing hopes for an end to her 18month house arrest in Vancouver http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/huawei-cfo-meng-loses-key-court-fight-against-extradition-to-united-states-idUSKBN2331512020-05-28
The deals for military vehicles ammunition and attack helicopters were mainly signed with local contractors who then sourced from firms abroad including Ukraine France Russia and China NegativeNIAMEY Almost of the million Niger spent on defence procurement contracts over the last three years was lost through inflated costs or materiel that was not delivered according to a government audit of military contracts seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-niger-arms-audit/niger-lost-120-million-in-arms-deals-over-three-years-government-audit-idUSKBN2332152020-05-28
The nearunanimous support in Congress the Senate passed the bill by unanimous consent puts pressure on Trump to impose human rights sanctions on China NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Wednesday calling for sanctions on Chinese officials responsible for oppression of Uighur Muslims sending the bill to the White House for President Donald Trump to veto or sign into law http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/u-s-bill-to-pressure-china-over-uighur-rights-goes-to-trump-for-decision-idUSKBN23337W2020-05-28
This is show time for Hong Joseph said in a commentary in the South China Morning Post NeutralHONG KONG Riot police were deployed across Hong Kong on Thursday after mass protests a day earlier as lawmakers debated a bill that would criminalise disrespect of Chinas national anthem and Washington piled on pressure to preserve the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-deployed-across-hong-kong-as-u-s-china-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-28
WASHINGTON The Trump administration is crafting a range of options to punish China over its tightening grip on Hong Kong including targeted sanctions new tariffs and further restrictions on Chinese companies according to U.S. officials and people familiar with the discussions NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is crafting a range of options to punish China over its tightening grip on Hong Kong including targeted sanctions new tariffs and further restrictions on Chinese companies according to U.S. officials and people familiar with the discussions http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-sanctions/u-s-weighs-options-across-the-spectrum-to-punish-china-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN23337F2020-05-28
We have informed both India and China that the United States is ready willing and able to mediate or arbitrate their now raging border Trump said in a Twitter post PositiveDELHI U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had offered to mediate a standoff between India and China at the Himalayan border where soldiers camped out in a highaltitude region have accused each other of trespassing over the disputed border http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china-usa/trump-offers-to-mediate-raging-india-china-border-dispute-idUSKBN2331N02020-05-28
YORK Asian shares erased gains and the yuan languished on Thursday on growing worries Chinas planned security law for Hong Kong would spark a broader diplomatic confrontation with the United States NegativeYORK Asian shares erased gains and the yuan languished on Thursday on growing worries Chinas planned security law for Hong Kong would spark a broader diplomatic confrontation with the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-turn-red-as-hong-kong-tensions-sour-mood-idUSKBN2333FB2020-05-28
Antigovernment protests last year were primarily aimed at resisting further integration with mainland China NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature is moving forward on a controversial bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-politics-anthem-explainer/hong-kongs-china-national-anthem-bill-aims-to-legislate-respect-idUSKBN23307A2020-05-27
BEIJING President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday China would step up its preparedness for armed combat and improve its ability to carry out military tasks as the coronavirus pandemic is having a profound impact on national security state television reported NegativeBEIJING President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday China would step up its preparedness for armed combat and improve its ability to carry out military tasks as the coronavirus pandemic is having a profound impact on national security state television reported http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-xi/chinas-xi-urges-preparedness-for-military-combat-amid-coronavirus-epidemic-state-tv-idUSKBN2321IL2020-05-27
BEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms fell at a slower pace in April helped by improvements in automobiles and electronics but the damage wrought by the coronavirus crisis is set to keep the economy and businesses under pressure for most of this year PositiveBEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms fell at a slower pace in April helped by improvements in automobiles and electronics but the damage wrought by the coronavirus crisis is set to keep the economy and businesses under pressure for most of this year http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-industrial-profits/decline-in-chinas-industrial-profits-slows-in-april-outlook-still-gloomy-idUSKBN23307C2020-05-27
BEIJING The coronavirus outbreak in China has given unprecedented glimpses into how an extensive system of surveillance cameras works as monitoring stations are rebranded epidemic war helping to check peoples movements and stifle the disease NegativeBEIJING The coronavirus outbreak in China has given unprecedented glimpses into how an extensive system of surveillance cameras works as monitoring stations are rebranded epidemic war helping to check peoples movements and stifle the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-surveillance/chinas-coronavirus-campaign-offers-glimpse-into-surveillance-system-idUSKBN2320LZ2020-05-27
BRUSSELS China must respect Hong Kongs autonomy the European Union said on Tuesday amid controversy over Chinese plans to adopt a national security law for the city NegativeBRUSSELS China must respect Hong Kongs autonomy the European Union said on Tuesday amid controversy over Chinese plans to adopt a national security law for the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-eu-japan/eu-urges-china-to-respect-hong-kong-autonomy-idUSKBN2321OB2020-05-27
Brazil is the top supplier of soybeans to China the worlds biggest buyer of the beans PositiveSAO YORK Soybean loading operations were set to resume late on Tuesday at a berth at Brazils port after a ship was ordered into quarantine following a positive COVID19 test on a crew member authorities said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-soy-port/soy-loading-resumes-at-brazil-port-after-covid-19-case-ship-in-quarantine-idUSKBN23237R2020-05-27
China blames the protests on antiChina aided at times by unspecified foreign and external forces NegativeBEIJING Beijings planned national security legislation for Hong Kong is set to block its foreign judges from handling national security trials people familiar with the matter said which would exacerbate concerns about the citys judicial independence http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-security/chinas-hong-kong-law-set-to-bar-foreign-judges-from-national-security-cases-sources-idUSKBN2321CW2020-05-27
China central bank says it will strengthen economic policy Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rally-sp-500-crosses-3000-barrier-oil-gains-idUSL1N2D81OY2020-05-27
China is making a big mistake he said NegativeWere doing something now http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa/trump-to-announce-strong-hong-kong-response-this-week-idUSKBN2322XI2020-05-27
Chinas economy has shown patchy signs of recovery as it reopens after several weeks of tough virus containment measures PositiveBEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms fell at a slower pace in April helped by improvements in automobiles and electronics but the damage wrought by the coronavirus crisis is set to keep the economy and businesses under pressure for most of this year http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-industrial-profits/decline-in-chinas-industrial-profits-slows-in-april-outlook-still-gloomy-idUSKBN23307C2020-05-27
Chinas parliament is expected to approve it by Thursday NegativeTOKYO Oil prices dipped on Wednesday as concerns over how quickly fuel demand will recover tempered an easing of lockdowns to halt the spread of coronavirus while U.S.China tensions added to negative sentiment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-slips-on-demand-worries-hong-kong-tensions-idUSKBN2330162020-05-27
Chinas plans to impose national security laws in Hong Kong have triggered the first big street unrest in the Asian financial hub since last year NegativeHang Seng falls 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-slip-as-new-hong-kong-tensions-rise-idUSL4N2D90QX2020-05-27
Earnings at Chinas stateowned industrial firms were down 46 NegativeBEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms fell at a slower pace in April helped by improvements in automobiles and electronics but the damage wrought by the coronavirus crisis is set to keep the economy and businesses under pressure for most of this year http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-industrial-profits/decline-in-chinas-industrial-profits-slows-in-april-outlook-still-gloomy-idUSKBN23307C2020-05-27
HONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature is moving forward on a controversial bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature is moving forward on a controversial bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-politics-anthem-explainer/hong-kongs-china-national-anthem-bill-aims-to-legislate-respect-idUSKBN23307A2020-05-27
He said others such as Finlands Nokia and Chinas ZTE would also be invited to participate in a tender that would eventually decide the two suppliers PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Axiata Group Bhd Malaysias thirdbiggest telecom operator by subscribers said it would select two equipment suppliers to roll out 5G services opening the door for the likes of Ericsson to fight it out with dominant player Huawei http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-axiata-group-malaysia-5g/malaysias-axiata-to-pick-two-5g-vendors-in-move-that-could-curb-reliance-on-huawei-idUSKBN2330LD2020-05-27
I think China is making a big mistake Kudlow told Fox Business Network in a subsequent interview NegativeWASHINGTON White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump is so with Beijing over the novel coronavirus and other matters that the U.S.China trade deal is not as important to him as it once was http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-kudlow/trump-miffed-with-china-trade-deal-now-less-important-adviser-idUSKBN2322IP2020-05-27
It said there was a fundamental difference between that system and the socialist legal system of mainland China which would include political ideology and conceptual PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature is moving forward on a controversial bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-politics-anthem-explainer/hong-kongs-china-national-anthem-bill-aims-to-legislate-respect-idUSKBN23307A2020-05-27
McEnany told reporters at a White House briefing that Trump finds it hard to see how Hong Kong can remain a financial hub if China takes over NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is displeased with China over Beijings effort to impose a new security law on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest White House spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-trump/white-house-says-trump-displeased-with-china-over-hong-kong-moves-idUSKBN2322WA2020-05-27
More technically some senior lawyers fear the bill is highly unusual in that it in part reflects the ideological aspirations of Chinas Communist Party that might prove difficult to enforce NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature is moving forward on a controversial bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-politics-anthem-explainer/hong-kongs-china-national-anthem-bill-aims-to-legislate-respect-idUSKBN23307A2020-05-27
NEW A Himalayan border standoff between old foes India and China was triggered by Indias construction of roads and air strips in the region as it competes with Chinas spreading Belt and Road initiative Indian observers said on Tuesday NegativeNEW A Himalayan border standoff between old foes India and China was triggered by Indias construction of roads and air strips in the region as it competes with Chinas spreading Belt and Road initiative Indian observers said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china/new-indian-roads-air-strips-sparked-border-standoff-with-china-india-observers-say-idUSKBN2321XJ2020-05-27
NEW May 26 Global equity and crude oil markets rose on Tuesday as investors focused on Chinas promise of more stimulus and prospects of a world economic recovery allowing them to push aside concerns that U.S.China rhetoric could threaten a trade deal between the worlds two largest economies Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rally-sp-500-crosses-3000-barrier-oil-gains-idUSL1N2D81OY2020-05-27
Online personal data is easily bought and sold in China and the likelihood of personal information being hacked was also a major concern NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas health tracking QR codes which have played a key part in the countrys successful containment of the coronavirus now look set to play a much broader role in daily life as local authorities dream up new uses for the technology http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-tech/as-chinese-authorities-expand-use-of-health-tracking-apps-privacy-concerns-grow-idUSKBN23212V2020-05-27
Recent data from factory activity to trade have underscored a weak outlook for China and the global economy NegativeBEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms fell at a slower pace in April helped by improvements in automobiles and electronics but the damage wrought by the coronavirus crisis is set to keep the economy and businesses under pressure for most of this year http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-industrial-profits/decline-in-chinas-industrial-profits-slows-in-april-outlook-still-gloomy-idUSKBN23307C2020-05-27
SHANGHAI Chinas health tracking QR codes which have played a key part in the countrys successful containment of the coronavirus now look set to play a much broader role in daily life as local authorities dream up new uses for the technology PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas health tracking QR codes which have played a key part in the countrys successful containment of the coronavirus now look set to play a much broader role in daily life as local authorities dream up new uses for the technology http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-tech/as-chinese-authorities-expand-use-of-health-tracking-apps-privacy-concerns-grow-idUSKBN23212V2020-05-27
Some justify the gains by comparing the U.S. economy to China which is about two months ahead in terms of both the virus outbreak and recovery NegativeNEW YORK Unthinkable just two months ago as the world economy shut down in response to the coronavirus pandemic the U.S. stock benchmark 500 index broke through the psychologicallyimportant 3000 level on Tuesday capping a stock rally since its March low http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-stocks-analysis/rally-of-hope-why-the-sp-soared-back-past-3000-idUSKBN2322VV2020-05-27
Speaking after a video conference with Japans Prime Minister Shinzo Abe he said Europe and Japan share the same on China NegativeBRUSSELS China must respect Hong Kongs autonomy the European Union said on Tuesday amid controversy over Chinese plans to adopt a national security law for the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-eu-japan/eu-urges-china-to-respect-hong-kong-autonomy-idUSKBN2321OB2020-05-27
TOKYO Oil prices dipped on Wednesday as concerns over how quickly fuel demand will recover tempered an easing of lockdowns to halt the spread of coronavirus while U.S.China tensions added to negative sentiment NegativeTOKYO Oil prices dipped on Wednesday as concerns over how quickly fuel demand will recover tempered an easing of lockdowns to halt the spread of coronavirus while U.S.China tensions added to negative sentiment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-slips-on-demand-worries-hong-kong-tensions-idUSKBN2330162020-05-27
Tesla China said in a Weibo post it will cut prices for the Model S and Model X cars it imports but keep prices of locallymade Model 3 cars unchanged PositiveThe price cut comes as states after lockdowns during which demand for cars waned http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-tesla-prices/tesla-to-cut-car-prices-in-north-america-china-idUSKBN2330DP2020-05-27
Tesla said it will also cut prices in China the companys usual practice after price adjustments in the United States PositiveThe price cut comes as states after lockdowns during which demand for cars waned http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-tesla-prices/tesla-to-cut-car-prices-in-north-america-china-idUSKBN2330DP2020-05-27
The Aussie and the kiwi are often traded as liquid proxies for risk because of their close ties to Chinas economy and global commodities NeutralMarkets swing between riskon and riskoff http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-gains-yuan-slumps-on-rising-hong-kong-tensions-idUSL4N2D90AZ2020-05-27
The Hong Kong Bar Association said Chinas plan to impose the law without public consultation or local legislative scrutiny had caused deep unease in the local and international NegativeBEIJING Beijings planned national security legislation for Hong Kong is set to block its foreign judges from handling national security trials people familiar with the matter said which would exacerbate concerns about the citys judicial independence http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-security/chinas-hong-kong-law-set-to-bar-foreign-judges-from-national-security-cases-sources-idUSKBN2321CW2020-05-27
The U.S. Chamber which represents U.S. companies with a large presence and longstanding interests in both Hong Kong and China urged Beijing to peacefully defuse the situation NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said on Tuesday it was deeply concerned that Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong could undermine its autonomy under the one country two framework and urged Beijing to deescalate the situation http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-uschamber/u-s-chamber-urges-china-to-preserve-hong-kongs-autonomy-idUSKBN2321MQ2020-05-27
The U.S.China Business Council said urged all leaders to take those steps necessary to deescalate tensions promote economic recovery and the rule of law and preserve the country two systems principle NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong deployed riot police around the Legislative Council on Wednesday as activists called for protests against a bill to criminalise disrespect of the Chinese anthem amid soaring tensions over perceived threats to the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-shield-hong-kong-legislature-as-protesters-gather-against-anthem-bill-idUSKBN2330532020-05-27
The United States and China have repeatedly clashed over trade policy advanced technology and Chinas response to the coronavirus which originated in the central province of Hubei late last year NegativeMarkets swing between riskon and riskoff http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-gains-yuan-slumps-on-rising-hong-kong-tensions-idUSL4N2D90AZ2020-05-27
The law has revived mass protests by demonstrators who say China aims to curb the freedoms enjoyed in Hong Kong a global financial centre with broad autonomy NegativeHONG KONG Beijing has expanded the scope of draft national security legislation to include organisations as well as individuals media reported on Wednesday a move that is likely to exacerbate concerns over freedoms in the financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-security/china-expands-scope-of-hong-kong-security-legislation-media-reports-idUSKBN23309U2020-05-27
The law was being revised to cover not just behaviour or acts that endanger national security but also activities local broadcaster RTHK and the South China Morning Post reported NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong deployed riot police around the Legislative Council on Wednesday as activists called for protests against a bill to criminalise disrespect of the Chinese anthem amid soaring tensions over perceived threats to the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-shield-hong-kong-legislature-as-protesters-gather-against-anthem-bill-idUSKBN2330532020-05-27
The use of loudspeakers to break up gatherings was something that residents of four villages in northeast China confirmed to Reuters NegativeBEIJING The coronavirus outbreak in China has given unprecedented glimpses into how an extensive system of surveillance cameras works as monitoring stations are rebranded epidemic war helping to check peoples movements and stifle the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-surveillance/chinas-coronavirus-campaign-offers-glimpse-into-surveillance-system-idUSKBN2320LZ2020-05-27
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States will announce before the end of the week its response to Chinas planned security bill for Hong Kong NegativeMarkets swing between riskon and riskoff http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-gains-yuan-slumps-on-rising-hong-kong-tensions-idUSL4N2D90AZ2020-05-27
WASHINGTON The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said on Tuesday it was deeply concerned that Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong could undermine its autonomy under the one country two framework and urged Beijing to deescalate the situation NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said on Tuesday it was deeply concerned that Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong could undermine its autonomy under the one country two framework and urged Beijing to deescalate the situation http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-uschamber/u-s-chamber-urges-china-to-preserve-hong-kongs-autonomy-idUSKBN2321MQ2020-05-27
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is displeased with China over Beijings effort to impose a new security law on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest White House spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is displeased with China over Beijings effort to impose a new security law on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest White House spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-trump/white-house-says-trump-displeased-with-china-over-hong-kong-moves-idUSKBN2322WA2020-05-27
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is preparing to take action against China this week over its effort to impose national security laws on Hong Kong but did not give details NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is preparing to take action against China this week over its effort to impose national security laws on Hong Kong but did not give details http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-china/trump-says-u-s-to-take-action-on-china-over-hong-kong-this-week-idUSKBN23236J2020-05-27
WASHINGTON White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump is so with Beijing over the novel coronavirus and other matters that the U.S.China trade deal is not as important to him as it once was NegativeWASHINGTON White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump is so with Beijing over the novel coronavirus and other matters that the U.S.China trade deal is not as important to him as it once was http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-kudlow/trump-miffed-with-china-trade-deal-now-less-important-adviser-idUSKBN2322IP2020-05-27
We are in a broad riskon trend but the only thing that can change this is the U.S.China said Junichi Ishikawa senior FX strategist at IG Securities in Tokyo NeutralMarkets swing between riskon and riskoff http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-gains-yuan-slumps-on-rising-hong-kong-tensions-idUSL4N2D90AZ2020-05-27
Whether Hangzhou is successful in its proposal and just how much privacy people in China will have postpandemic are questions still very much up in the air NeutralSHANGHAI Chinas health tracking QR codes which have played a key part in the countrys successful containment of the coronavirus now look set to play a much broader role in daily life as local authorities dream up new uses for the technology http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-tech/as-chinese-authorities-expand-use-of-health-tracking-apps-privacy-concerns-grow-idUSKBN23212V2020-05-27
Xi Jinpings China is the proponent of a hard line on all matters of territory sovereignty NegativeNEW A Himalayan border standoff between old foes India and China was triggered by Indias construction of roads and air strips in the region as it competes with Chinas spreading Belt and Road initiative Indian observers said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china/new-indian-roads-air-strips-sparked-border-standoff-with-china-india-observers-say-idUSKBN2321XJ2020-05-27
Asked if the barley decision meant China was a risky market Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Tuesday it was a judgement that Australian businesses can only NegativeSYDNEY China has responded to concern its decision to impose heavy tariffs on Australian barley was retaliation for a diplomatic dispute saying Australia had launched 100times as many trade investigations against China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/chinese-minister-says-australia-regularly-launches-trade-cases-idUSKBN2320EM2020-05-26
BEIJING An executive from a shuttered smelting unit of staterun Aluminum Corp of China Ltd or Chalco has called for his province of Shanxi to take advantage of abundant bauxite resources and become a major aluminum production hub PositiveBEIJING An executive from a shuttered smelting unit of staterun Aluminum Corp of China Ltd or Chalco has called for his province of Shanxi to take advantage of abundant bauxite resources and become a major aluminum production hub http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-aluminium/chalco-delegate-pushes-for-chinas-bauxite-rich-shanxi-to-be-aluminum-hub-idUSKBN2310ZY2020-05-26
BEIJING China is poised to enshrine individuals rights to privacy and personal data for the first time a symbolic first step as more of the country of 1 PositiveBEIJING China is poised to enshrine individuals rights to privacy and personal data for the first time a symbolic first step as more of the country of 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-lawmaking-privacy/in-land-of-big-data-china-sets-individual-privacy-rights-idUSKBN2320EF2020-05-26
BEIJING China said on Monday it opposes all U.S. restrictions imposed against Chinese airlines responding to a report that the U.S. Transportation Department has demanded Chinese carriers file their schedules and other flight details by May 27 NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday it opposes all U.S. restrictions imposed against Chinese airlines responding to a report that the U.S. Transportation Department has demanded Chinese carriers file their schedules and other flight details by May 27 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-usa-airlines-mofa/china-says-opposes-all-u-s-restrictions-on-chinese-airlines-idUSKBN2310OV2020-05-26
BEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures if the United States insists on undermining its interests regarding Hong Kong following the latest comments from Washington about possible sanctions over new national security legislation for the city NegativeBEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures if the United States insists on undermining its interests regarding Hong Kong following the latest comments from Washington about possible sanctions over new national security legislation for the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-china/china-says-to-take-action-if-u-s-undermines-its-interests-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN2310QP2020-05-26
BEIJING China will strengthen its economic policy and continue efforts to lower interest rates on loans central bank Governor Yi Gang said reinforcing expectations of further support measures to revive an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic NegativeBEIJING China will strengthen its economic policy and continue efforts to lower interest rates on loans central bank Governor Yi Gang said reinforcing expectations of further support measures to revive an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-pboc/china-to-strengthen-policy-lower-lending-rates-pboc-governor-idUSKBN23203O2020-05-26
BEIJING Chinas banking and insurance regulator said on Tuesday that bad loans at banks now stand at a high level due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeBEIJING Chinas banking and insurance regulator said on Tuesday that bad loans at banks now stand at a high level due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-banks/china-says-banks-bad-loans-at-high-level-due-to-virus-credit-risks-accumulate-statement-idUSKBN2320GI2020-05-26
BEIJING Chinas commerce minister said on Monday that trade remedy measures on Australia have been prudent and restrained when asked about hefty tariffs on barley imports from Australia NegativeBEIJING Chinas commerce minister said on Monday that trade remedy measures on Australia have been prudent and restrained when asked about hefty tariffs on barley imports from Australia http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-trade/china-commerce-minister-says-trade-measures-on-australia-are-prudent-and-restrained-idUSKBN2310WL2020-05-26
BEIJING Chinas foreign ministry says it deplores and firmly opposes the latest U.S. sanctions against Chinese firms over Xinjiang adding that it is purely Chinas internal affair NegativeBEIJING Chinas foreign ministry says it deplores and firmly opposes the latest U.S. sanctions against Chinese firms over Xinjiang adding that it is purely Chinas internal affair http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/china-firmly-opposes-latest-u-s-sanctions-against-chinese-firms-over-xinjiang-idUSKBN2310QB2020-05-26
BEIJING Chinese military officers and soldiers stationed in the garrison in Hong Kong have the determination and ability to safeguard Chinas national sovereignty and the longterm prosperity and security for the city the garrisons commander said PositiveBEIJING Chinese military officers and soldiers stationed in the garrison in Hong Kong have the determination and ability to safeguard Chinas national sovereignty and the longterm prosperity and security for the city the garrisons commander said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-pla/china-militarys-hk-garrison-has-ability-to-safeguard-china-hks-security-commander-idUSKBN23203S2020-05-26
But the Civil Aviation Administration of China would view such a move as an expansion and could block Cathay from keeping access to 20 mainland routes flown only by Dragon NegativeSYDNEY Chinas aviation regulator may make it difficult for Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-cathay-pacific-exc/exclusive-cathay-pacifics-brand-merger-hits-roadblock-from-chinas-aviation-regulator-sources-idUSKBN2320BR2020-05-26
China central bank says to strengthen economic policy PositiveNikkei rises 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-japan-shares-scale-10-wk-peak-sp-500-breaks-3000-barrier-idUSL4N2D80T42020-05-26
China will help banks especially small and mediumsized banks to replenish capital through multiple channels and improve their ability to handle bad loans he added PositiveBEIJING China will strengthen its economic policy and continue efforts to lower interest rates on loans central bank Governor Yi Gang said reinforcing expectations of further support measures to revive an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-pboc/china-to-strengthen-policy-lower-lending-rates-pboc-governor-idUSKBN23203O2020-05-26
Former Chalco chairman Lu Dongliang was this month appointed vice governor of Shanxi which is also Chinas secondbiggest coal region NeutralBEIJING An executive from a shuttered smelting unit of staterun Aluminum Corp of China Ltd or Chalco has called for his province of Shanxi to take advantage of abundant bauxite resources and become a major aluminum production hub http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-aluminium/chalco-delegate-pushes-for-chinas-bauxite-rich-shanxi-to-be-aluminum-hub-idUSKBN2310ZY2020-05-26
His remarks are the latest call for a redistribution of capacity in Chinas sprawling aluminum industry much of which is concentrated in industrial heartlands Shandong and Henan NeutralBEIJING An executive from a shuttered smelting unit of staterun Aluminum Corp of China Ltd or Chalco has called for his province of Shanxi to take advantage of abundant bauxite resources and become a major aluminum production hub http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-aluminium/chalco-delegate-pushes-for-chinas-bauxite-rich-shanxi-to-be-aluminum-hub-idUSKBN2310ZY2020-05-26
In the same period Australia has launched 100 trade remedy investigations on China including three cases against China in this year NegativeSYDNEY China has responded to concern its decision to impose heavy tariffs on Australian barley was retaliation for a diplomatic dispute saying Australia had launched 100times as many trade investigations against China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/chinese-minister-says-australia-regularly-launches-trade-cases-idUSKBN2320EM2020-05-26
MEXICO CITY A slowdown in Chinas economy this year should allow Mexico to attract more investment lure companies and create jobs Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday PositiveMEXICO CITY A slowdown in Chinas economy this year should allow Mexico to attract more investment lure companies and create jobs Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-economy/mexico-can-benefit-from-chinese-economic-slowdown-lopez-obrador-says-idUSKBN2311BZ2020-05-26
Many investigations against China have been lodged through the Australian AntiDumping Commission however NegativeSYDNEY China has responded to concern its decision to impose heavy tariffs on Australian barley was retaliation for a diplomatic dispute saying Australia had launched 100times as many trade investigations against China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/chinese-minister-says-australia-regularly-launches-trade-cases-idUSKBN2320EM2020-05-26
Mediumtolong term it will still depend on U.S.China relations and the political situation in Hong said Steven Leung executive director for institutional sales at brokerage UOB Kay Hian NeutralHONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that Beijings proposed national security laws would not trample on the citys rights and freedoms and called on citizens to wait to see the details of the legislation http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kongs-leader-says-security-laws-will-not-affect-citys-rights-and-freedoms-idUSKBN23206Y2020-05-26
Morrison said Australia was working closely with China to establish an interim appeals system in the WTO after the U.S. blocked its top court PositiveSYDNEY China has responded to concern its decision to impose heavy tariffs on Australian barley was retaliation for a diplomatic dispute saying Australia had launched 100times as many trade investigations against China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/chinese-minister-says-australia-regularly-launches-trade-cases-idUSKBN2320EM2020-05-26
Protests are expected to flare again on Wednesday with the citys legislature set to debate a bill to criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem NegativeHONG KONG Chinas foreign ministry office in Hong Kong and the citys security chief on Monday defended proposed national security laws by describing some acts in mass prodemocracy protests last year as terrorism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kong-and-beijing-officials-defend-security-laws-citing-threat-of-terrorism-idUSKBN2310O92020-05-26
Refinitivs oil research team expects Chinas May imports to hit an alltime high of 53 PositiveRussia overtook Saudi Arabia as Chinas top crude oil supplier in April customs data showed with imports rising from the same month a year earlier as refiners snapped up cheap raw materials amid a price war between the two producers http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-trade-oil/russia-leapfrogs-saudi-arabia-as-chinas-top-crude-oil-supplier-in-april-idUSKBN23203B2020-05-26
Rising U.S.China tensions between the worlds largest oil consumers over moves by Beijing to impose security legislation on Hong Kong also fuelled concerns about the outlook for demand NegativeLONDON Oil prices edged up on Monday in sluggish trading with holidays in Singapore London and New York as rising concerns over demand recovery offset supply cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-steadies-as-demand-uncertainty-tempers-supply-cuts-idUSKBN23107U2020-05-26
SYDNEY China has responded to concern its decision to impose heavy tariffs on Australian barley was retaliation for a diplomatic dispute saying Australia had launched 100times as many trade investigations against China NegativeSYDNEY China has responded to concern its decision to impose heavy tariffs on Australian barley was retaliation for a diplomatic dispute saying Australia had launched 100times as many trade investigations against China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/chinese-minister-says-australia-regularly-launches-trade-cases-idUSKBN2320EM2020-05-26
SYDNEY Chinas aviation regulator may make it difficult for Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd NegativeSYDNEY Chinas aviation regulator may make it difficult for Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-cathay-pacific-exc/exclusive-cathay-pacifics-brand-merger-hits-roadblock-from-chinas-aviation-regulator-sources-idUSKBN2320BR2020-05-26
TOKYO Shares in Japanese games maker Marvelous Inc were untraded with a glut of buy orders on Tuesday and looked set to close up at the daily trading limit of after announcing Chinas Tencent Holdings Ltd would take a stake NegativeTOKYO Shares in Japanese games maker Marvelous Inc were untraded with a glut of buy orders on Tuesday and looked set to close up at the daily trading limit of after announcing Chinas Tencent Holdings Ltd would take a stake http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-tencent-marvelous/japans-marvelous-shares-untraded-as-chinas-tencent-takes-20-stake-idUSKBN2320F32020-05-26
The U.S. government late on Friday accused the Chinese government of making it impossible for U.S. airlines to resume service to China NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday it opposes all U.S. restrictions imposed against Chinese airlines responding to a report that the U.S. Transportation Department has demanded Chinese carriers file their schedules and other flight details by May 27 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-usa-airlines-mofa/china-says-opposes-all-u-s-restrictions-on-chinese-airlines-idUSKBN2310OV2020-05-26
The United States Australia Britain Canada and others have expressed concerns about the legislation widely seen as a potential turning point for Chinas freest city NegativeHONG KONG Chinas foreign ministry office in Hong Kong and the citys security chief on Monday defended proposed national security laws by describing some acts in mass prodemocracy protests last year as terrorism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kong-and-beijing-officials-defend-security-laws-citing-threat-of-terrorism-idUSKBN2310O92020-05-26
The impact on the global economy from a prolonged pandemic and overseas financial market turbulence could affect Chinas balance of payments and crossborder capital flows Yi said NegativeBEIJING China will strengthen its economic policy and continue efforts to lower interest rates on loans central bank Governor Yi Gang said reinforcing expectations of further support measures to revive an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-pboc/china-to-strengthen-policy-lower-lending-rates-pboc-governor-idUSKBN23203O2020-05-26
There has not been any obvious increase in worker protests yet but judging by postings on social media discontent is said Geoff Crothall of China Labour Bulletin NeutralBEIJING Migrant workers Zhang Jianpeng and his wife returned to Beijing in late April after nearly three months in lockdown at their home village in northern Shanxi province waiting for Chinas COVID19 epidemic to subside http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-unemployment/rural-migrants-suffer-most-amid-chinas-unemployment-misery-idUSKBN2310XK2020-05-26
There is no clear mediumterm trend as the outlook of the economy hit by the coronavirus pandemic remains uncertain and tensions between U.S. and China continue to weigh NegativeEuropean equities staged a strong session but in low volumes as U.S. and British markets were shut for public holidays http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-solid-gains-in-thin-volumes-idUSL8N2D73362020-05-26
Trade the handling of the pandemic and Chinas move to impose laws on Hong Kong are all seen as potential catalysts for a further deterioration in already testy U.S.China relations NegativeEconomic restart hopes help riskier currencies higher http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-dips-as-virus-recovery-optimism-holds-idUSL4N2D80C92020-05-26
WTO records show Australia and China have never launched disputes against each other through the intergovernmental organization PositiveSYDNEY China has responded to concern its decision to impose heavy tariffs on Australian barley was retaliation for a diplomatic dispute saying Australia had launched 100times as many trade investigations against China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/chinese-minister-says-australia-regularly-launches-trade-cases-idUSKBN2320EM2020-05-26
BEIJING China hopes the United State and North Korea can resume meaningful dialogue as soon as possible the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday PositiveBEIJING China hopes the United State and North Korea can resume meaningful dialogue as soon as possible the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-northkorea/china-hopes-u-s-north-korea-can-resume-meaningful-dialogue-idUSKBN23009D2020-05-25
BEIJING China the worlds top pork consumer imported a record 400000 tonnes in April up nearly from a year earlier customs data showed as buyers took advantage of low prices to stock up on meat PositiveBEIJING China the worlds top pork consumer imported a record 400000 tonnes in April up nearly from a year earlier customs data showed as buyers took advantage of low prices to stock up on meat http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-trade-pork/chinas-pork-imports-in-april-jump-170-to-record-high-idUSKBN2310932020-05-25
BEIJING Chinese President Xi Jinping said Chinas annual economic growth target could have been set around had the new coronavirus epidemic not happened according to state media reports on Saturday NegativeBEIJING Chinese President Xi Jinping said Chinas annual economic growth target could have been set around had the new coronavirus epidemic not happened according to state media reports on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-economy-xi/xi-says-china-could-have-set-gdp-growth-goal-around-6-had-there-been-no-coronavirus-idUSKBN2300EU2020-05-25
BEIJING The Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday new China legislation on Hong Kong that is being considered would target a narrow category of acts and would have no impact on the citys freedoms or rights or interests of foreign firms NegativeBEIJING The Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday new China legislation on Hong Kong that is being considered would target a narrow category of acts and would have no impact on the citys freedoms or rights or interests of foreign firms http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/senior-chinese-diplomat-says-new-legislation-on-hong-kong-to-have-no-impact-on-freedoms-rights-idUSKBN2300832020-05-25
BEIJING The United States should not challenge Chinas red line on Chineseclaimed Taiwan the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday NegativeBEIJING The United States should not challenge Chinas red line on Chineseclaimed Taiwan the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-diplomat-says-u-s-should-not-challenge-chinas-red-line-on-taiwan-idUSKBN23008Y2020-05-25
BEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday NegativeBEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-usa/china-tells-u-s-to-stop-wasting-time-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2300762020-05-25
China and the United States also need to start coordinating macro policies for their respective economies as well as the world economy he added PositiveBEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-usa/china-tells-u-s-to-stop-wasting-time-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2300762020-05-25
China believes Tsai to be a bent on declaring the islands formal independence NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with necessary President Tsai Ingwen said after thousands in the Chinese ruled territory protested against Beijings plans to impose new national security laws http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-taiwan/taiwan-promises-necessary-assistance-to-hong-kongs-people-idUSKBN23101T2020-05-25
China has accused supporters of Taiwan independence of colluding with the protesters NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with necessary President Tsai Ingwen said after thousands in the Chinese ruled territory protested against Beijings plans to impose new national security laws http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-taiwan/taiwan-promises-necessary-assistance-to-hong-kongs-people-idUSKBN23101T2020-05-25
China has denied the accusations against it and its top diplomat on Sunday accused the United States of spreading lies and attacking the country NegativeWASHINGTON A top White House official on Sunday likened Chinas handling of the coronavirus outbreak to the Soviet Unions coverup of the meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in 1986 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-healt-coronavirus-usa-china/coronavirus-cover-up-is-chinas-chernobyl-white-house-adviser-idUSKBN2300PC2020-05-25
China has dismissed foreign complaints as and said the proposed laws will not harm Hong Kongs autonomy or investors NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong police fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse thousands of people who rallied on Sunday to protest against Beijings plan to impose national security laws on the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/thousands-protest-chinese-security-law-as-unrest-returns-to-hong-kong-idUSKBN23001S2020-05-25
Geopolitics will gain attention as U.S.China relations continue to represent a downside risk for ANZ added NegativeSYDNEY May 25 Asian shares started cautiously on Monday as central bank largesse globally boosted sentiment but rising trade tensions between the worlds two biggest economies dulled risk appetite http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-tick-up-eyes-on-china-u-s-trade-relations-idUSL4N2D703S2020-05-25
HANGZHOU Cashback offers up to 10 free oil changes generous prepaid gasoline cards these are just some of the giveaways Chinas auto dealerships are using to woo customers out and about after spending much of February and March in lockdown PositiveHANGZHOU Cashback offers up to 10 free oil changes generous prepaid gasoline cards these are just some of the giveaways Chinas auto dealerships are using to woo customers out and about after spending much of February and March in lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-autos/in-chinas-auto-market-worries-grow-that-cashback-deals-and-gifts-presage-damaging-price-war-idUSKBN2300UQ2020-05-25
Kang believes China auto sales will be either flat or show slight growth in the second half of this year PositiveHANGZHOU Cashback offers up to 10 free oil changes generous prepaid gasoline cards these are just some of the giveaways Chinas auto dealerships are using to woo customers out and about after spending much of February and March in lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-autos/in-chinas-auto-market-worries-grow-that-cashback-deals-and-gifts-presage-damaging-price-war-idUSKBN2300UQ2020-05-25
Nevertheless focus is likely to be on Chinas National Peoples Congress as discussions of political and economic policies ANZ analysts wrote in a note NeutralSYDNEY May 25 Asian shares started cautiously on Monday as central bank largesse globally boosted sentiment but rising trade tensions between the worlds two biggest economies dulled risk appetite http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-tick-up-eyes-on-china-u-s-trade-relations-idUSL4N2D703S2020-05-25
OBrien could have picked anybody but he picked China hawk the former administration official said NegativeWASHINGTON Long divided between those pushing for a hardline stance and others advocating cautious engagement President Donald Trumps China advisers under the shadow of the coronavirus crisis appear to have moved closer together on a tougher approach to Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-trump-expla/explainer-emerging-get-tough-consensus-among-trumps-china-advisers-tested-by-hong-kong-debate-idUSKBN23101Z2020-05-25
On Friday China proposed imposing national security laws on Hong Kong as Beijing unveiled details of the legislation that critics see as a turning point for the former British colony NegativeSYDNEY May 25 Asian shares started cautiously on Monday as central bank largesse globally boosted sentiment but rising trade tensions between the worlds two biggest economies dulled risk appetite http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-tick-up-eyes-on-china-u-s-trade-relations-idUSL4N2D703S2020-05-25
Saying that Chinas auto production and sales will enter a lowspeed growth stage Wang urged the government to support the countrys automakers overseas expansion PositiveBEIJING Great Wall Motor http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-great-wall-motor/chinas-great-wall-expects-mild-domestic-auto-sales-growth-in-second-half-idUSKBN23102X2020-05-25
Some politicians have ignored the most basic facts and concocted too many lies about China and plotted too many he added NegativeBEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-usa/china-tells-u-s-to-stop-wasting-time-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2300762020-05-25
TOKYO Oil prices eased on Monday on concerns over rising tensions between the United States and China over Beijings plans to impose security laws on Hong Kong and the possibility of sanctions from Washington NegativeTOKYO Oil prices eased on Monday on concerns over rising tensions between the United States and China over Beijings plans to impose security laws on Hong Kong and the possibility of sanctions from Washington http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-as-u-s-china-tensions-take-toll-idUSKBN23107U2020-05-25
The China of today is not the China of a century ago and nor is the he added NeutralBEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-usa/china-tells-u-s-to-stop-wasting-time-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2300762020-05-25
The United Kingdom should ensure that Chinas efforts to impose a new national security law on Hong Kong are on the agenda for the G7 meeting in June Chris Patten the last British governor of Hong Kong wrote in the Financial Times newspaper on Sunday NegativeThe United Kingdom should ensure that Chinas efforts to impose a new national security law on Hong Kong are on the agenda for the G7 meeting in June Chris Patten the last British governor of Hong Kong wrote in the Financial Times newspaper on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-britain/former-hong-kong-governor-chinas-proposed-national-security-law-should-be-on-g7-agenda-idUSKBN2300TU2020-05-25
The deadly African swine fever disease has reduced Chinas pig herd by at least slashing pork output and sending prices of the countrys favorite meat to record highs NegativeBEIJING China the worlds top pork consumer imported a record 400000 tonnes in April up nearly from a year earlier customs data showed as buyers took advantage of low prices to stock up on meat http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-trade-pork/chinas-pork-imports-in-april-jump-170-to-record-high-idUSKBN2310932020-05-25
The proposal drew the ire of Hong Kong residents who defied social distancing rules and protested on streets while the United States warned Chinas move could lead to U.S. sanctions NegativeSYDNEY A gauge of Asian stocks pared early gains on Monday amid souring relations between China and the United States with Hong Kong shares extending losses on mounting fears about future stability in the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-reverse-early-gains-eyes-on-china-u-s-trade-relations-idUSKBN23101F2020-05-25
The threat of sanctions over Hong Kong risks a repeat of last years damaging trade war between the United States and China NegativeRisk aversion supports dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-edges-higher-as-hong-kong-tensions-fuel-safe-haven-demand-idUSL4N2D60G42020-05-25
Their efforts helped China log its first positive growth in vehicle sales in nearly two years up 4 PositiveHANGZHOU Cashback offers up to 10 free oil changes generous prepaid gasoline cards these are just some of the giveaways Chinas auto dealerships are using to woo customers out and about after spending much of February and March in lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-autos/in-chinas-auto-market-worries-grow-that-cashback-deals-and-gifts-presage-damaging-price-war-idUSKBN2300UQ2020-05-25
Trump who has accused the agency of being China has threatened to permanently halt funding to the WHO and to reconsider his countrys membership of the agency NegativeBEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-usa/china-tells-u-s-to-stop-wasting-time-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2300762020-05-25
Tsai says Taiwan is already an independent country called the Republic of China its official name PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with necessary President Tsai Ingwen said after thousands in the Chinese ruled territory protested against Beijings plans to impose new national security laws http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-taiwan/taiwan-promises-necessary-assistance-to-hong-kongs-people-idUSKBN23101T2020-05-25
U.S. President Donald Trump regularly complains about Chinas handling of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON A top White House official on Sunday likened Chinas handling of the coronavirus outbreak to the Soviet Unions coverup of the meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in 1986 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-healt-coronavirus-usa-china/coronavirus-cover-up-is-chinas-chernobyl-white-house-adviser-idUSKBN2300PC2020-05-25
WASHINGTON Chinas proposed national security legislation for Hong Kong could lead to U.S. sanctions and threaten the citys status as a financial hub White House National Security Adviser Robert OBrien said on Sunday NegativeWASHINGTON Chinas proposed national security legislation for Hong Kong could lead to U.S. sanctions and threaten the citys status as a financial hub White House National Security Adviser Robert OBrien said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-usa/china-legislation-on-hong-kong-could-lead-to-u-s-sanctions-white-house-says-idUSKBN2300IO2020-05-25
WASHINGTON Long divided between those pushing for a hardline stance and others advocating cautious engagement President Donald Trumps China advisers under the shadow of the coronavirus crisis appear to have moved closer together on a tougher approach to Beijing NegativeWASHINGTON Long divided between those pushing for a hardline stance and others advocating cautious engagement President Donald Trumps China advisers under the shadow of the coronavirus crisis appear to have moved closer together on a tougher approach to Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-trump-expla/explainer-emerging-get-tough-consensus-among-trumps-china-advisers-tested-by-hong-kong-debate-idUSKBN23101Z2020-05-25
Washington and Beijing are also at loggerheads over Chinese companies access to advanced technology and criticism of Chinas response after the novel coronavirus emerged late last year in Hubei NegativeRisk aversion supports dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-edges-higher-as-hong-kong-tensions-fuel-safe-haven-demand-idUSL4N2D60G42020-05-25
Washington said on Sunday Chinas proposed legislation could lead to U.S. sanctions NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong police fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse thousands of people who rallied on Sunday to protest against Beijings plan to impose national security laws on the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/thousands-protest-chinese-security-law-as-unrest-returns-to-hong-kong-idUSKBN23001S2020-05-25
BEIJING Chinas efforts to resolve risks among highrisk financial institutions have been hampered by slower economic conditions caused by the outbreak of the new coronavirus the head of a provincial branch of the central bank told Reuters NegativeBEIJING Chinas efforts to resolve risks among highrisk financial institutions have been hampered by slower economic conditions caused by the outbreak of the new coronavirus the head of a provincial branch of the central bank told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-pboc-interview/chinas-efforts-to-resolve-financial-risks-slowed-by-virus-local-central-bank-head-idUSKBN2300502020-05-24
BEIJING Chinas new national security legislation may be used to establish a domestic intelligence agency in Hong Kong similar to the colonialera Special Branch the territorys former leader Leung Chunying said on Saturday NegativeBEIJING Chinas new national security legislation may be used to establish a domestic intelligence agency in Hong Kong similar to the colonialera Special Branch the territorys former leader Leung Chunying said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/china-could-set-up-hong-kong-intelligence-agency-under-security-law-former-leader-idUSKBN22Z0K52020-05-24
BEIJING Chinas top disease control official said on Saturday that public criticism over the initial coronavirus outbreak was understandable but defended Beijings response to the crisis NegativeBEIJING Chinas top disease control official said on Saturday that public criticism over the initial coronavirus outbreak was understandable but defended Beijings response to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cdc/chinas-top-disease-control-official-accepts-criticism-of-coronavirus-response-idUSKBN22Z0HP2020-05-24
Britain must defend its companies against overseas takeovers in the aftermath of the crisis caused by the coronavirus outbreak a senior British lawmaker said adding that Chinas stateowned companies have drawn on state banks to outbid rivals NegativeBritain must defend its companies against overseas takeovers in the aftermath of the crisis caused by the coronavirus outbreak a senior British lawmaker said adding that Chinas stateowned companies have drawn on state banks to outbid rivals http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/british-lawmaker-says-uk-must-defend-its-companies-against-overseas-takeovers-ft-idUSKBN22Z0UR2020-05-24
But Chinas plans to impose the security laws on Hong Kong risk destroying the declaration Patten said NegativeLONDON China has betrayed the people of Hong Kong so the West should stop kowtowing to Beijing for an illusory great pot of gold said Chris Patten the last governor of the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-britain/china-has-betrayed-hong-kong-former-hk-governor-says-idUSKBN22Z0BD2020-05-24
China has dismissed other countries complaints as and rejected concerns the proposed laws would harm foreign investors NegativeHONG KONG Hundreds of people protested in Hong Kong on Sunday against Beijings controversial new plan to directly impose national security laws on the city where a tight police presence guarded Chinas representative office in the financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hundreds-protest-in-hong-kong-against-proposed-national-security-laws-idUSKBN23001S2020-05-24
China has labeled the allegations as NegativeBEIJING Chinas top disease control official said on Saturday that public criticism over the initial coronavirus outbreak was understandable but defended Beijings response to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cdc/chinas-top-disease-control-official-accepts-criticism-of-coronavirus-response-idUSKBN22Z0HP2020-05-24
China has seen a sharp fall in locally transmitted casessince March as major restrictions on people movement helped itto take control of the epidemic in many parts of the country PositiveBEIJING Chinas top disease control official said on Saturday that public criticism over the initial coronavirus outbreak was understandable but defended Beijings response to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cdc/chinas-top-disease-control-official-accepts-criticism-of-coronavirus-response-idUSKBN22Z0HP2020-05-24
China is negotiating with various countries on the cooperation of vaccine research and Gao said PositiveBEIJING Chinas top disease control official said on Saturday that public criticism over the initial coronavirus outbreak was understandable but defended Beijings response to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cdc/chinas-top-disease-control-official-accepts-criticism-of-coronavirus-response-idUSKBN22Z0HP2020-05-24
Chinas parliament the National Peoples Congress announced on Thursday a draft decision on establishing and improving a legal system and enforcement mechanism for Hong Kong to safeguard national NegativeBEIJING Chinas new national security legislation may be used to establish a domestic intelligence agency in Hong Kong similar to the colonialera Special Branch the territorys former leader Leung Chunying said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/china-could-set-up-hong-kong-intelligence-agency-under-security-law-former-leader-idUSKBN22Z0K52020-05-24
Chris Patten the last governor of the former British colony said China has betrayed the people of Hong Kong NegativeHONG Chinas foreign ministry branch in Hong Kong dismissed concerns that its proposed national security laws for the city would harm foreign investors hitting back at countries as Beijings ties with Washington soured further http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/beijing-says-new-hk-laws-wont-harm-investors-urges-countries-to-stop-meddling-idUSKBN22Z09S2020-05-24
Friday was the first time China had seen no daily rise in the number of cases since the pandemic began in the central city of Wuhan late last year NegativeSHANGHAI China recorded three new confirmed COVID19 cases on the mainland for May 23 following the first day with no new cases since the outbreak began the National Health Commission said in a statement on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-reports-three-new-coronavirus-cases-after-first-day-with-none-idUSKBN23001O2020-05-24
Gao said Chinas disease control center should improve its epidemic reporting mechanism and address the severe talent drain in the wake of the virus outbreak NegativeBEIJING Chinas top disease control official said on Saturday that public criticism over the initial coronavirus outbreak was understandable but defended Beijings response to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cdc/chinas-top-disease-control-official-accepts-criticism-of-coronavirus-response-idUSKBN22Z0HP2020-05-24
HONG Chinas foreign ministry branch in Hong Kong dismissed concerns that its proposed national security laws for the city would harm foreign investors hitting back at countries as Beijings ties with Washington soured further NegativeHONG Chinas foreign ministry branch in Hong Kong dismissed concerns that its proposed national security laws for the city would harm foreign investors hitting back at countries as Beijings ties with Washington soured further http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/beijing-says-new-hk-laws-wont-harm-investors-urges-countries-to-stop-meddling-idUSKBN22Z09S2020-05-24
HONG KONG Hundreds of people protested in Hong Kong on Sunday against Beijings controversial new plan to directly impose national security laws on the city where a tight police presence guarded Chinas representative office in the financial hub NegativeHONG KONG Hundreds of people protested in Hong Kong on Sunday against Beijings controversial new plan to directly impose national security laws on the city where a tight police presence guarded Chinas representative office in the financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hundreds-protest-in-hong-kong-against-proposed-national-security-laws-idUSKBN23001S2020-05-24
LONDON China has betrayed the people of Hong Kong so the West should stop kowtowing to Beijing for an illusory great pot of gold said Chris Patten the last governor of the former British colony NegativeLONDON China has betrayed the people of Hong Kong so the West should stop kowtowing to Beijing for an illusory great pot of gold said Chris Patten the last governor of the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-britain/china-has-betrayed-hong-kong-former-hk-governor-says-idUSKBN22Z0BD2020-05-24
Leung Hong Kongs chief executive from 20122017 is now a vice chairman of the Chinese Peoples Political Consultative Conference a top advisory body in China PositiveBEIJING Chinas new national security legislation may be used to establish a domestic intelligence agency in Hong Kong similar to the colonialera Special Branch the territorys former leader Leung Chunying said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/china-could-set-up-hong-kong-intelligence-agency-under-security-law-former-leader-idUSKBN22Z0K52020-05-24
Oil prices tumbled and global equity markets wavered on Friday as Chinas move to impose a new security law on Hong Kong further strained U.S.Sino relations and clouded economic recovery prospects NegativeBrazil became the world No http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN22Z0J12020-05-24
Since the new virus emerged in China late last year COVID19 has spread around the world infecting more than 5 million people and killing more than 300000 NegativeBANGKOK Thailand on Saturday began testing a vaccine against the coronavirus on monkeys after positive trials in mice an official said http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-thailand-vaccine-m/thailand-begins-coronavirus-vaccine-trials-on-monkeys-idUSKBN22Z0QL2020-05-24
The epidemic has affected the work done in the past on financial risk said Xu Nuojin head of the Peoples Bank of Chinas Zhengzhou branch in central Henan province NegativeBEIJING Chinas efforts to resolve risks among highrisk financial institutions have been hampered by slower economic conditions caused by the outbreak of the new coronavirus the head of a provincial branch of the central bank told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-pboc-interview/chinas-efforts-to-resolve-financial-risks-slowed-by-virus-local-central-bank-head-idUSKBN2300502020-05-24
The legislation comes as the relationship between Washington and Beijing frays with U.S. President Donald Trump blaming China for the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON Nearly 200 political figures from around the world on Saturday decried Beijings proposed national security laws for Hong Kong including 17 members of the U.S. Congress as international tensions grow over the proposal to set up Chinese government intelligence bases in the territory http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-leaders/chinas-new-hong-kong-laws-a-flagrant-breach-of-agreement-foreign-officials-say-idUSKBN22Z0UC2020-05-24
Tiger economies and competition from China will undoubtedly be forces to reckon with but anyone looking to find the most influential research leading to the most transformative technologies should look West not East PositiveTiger economies and competition from China will undoubtedly be forces to reckon with but anyone looking to find the most influential research leading to the most transformative technologies should look West not East http://www.reuters.com/innovationhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-amers-reuters-ranking-innovative-univ/reuters-top-100-the-worlds-most-innovative-universities-2017-idUSKCN1C209R2020-05-24
We keep on kidding ourselves that unless we do everything that China wants we will somehow miss out on great trading opportunities NegativeLONDON China has betrayed the people of Hong Kong so the West should stop kowtowing to Beijing for an illusory great pot of gold said Chris Patten the last governor of the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-britain/china-has-betrayed-hong-kong-former-hk-governor-says-idUSKBN22Z0BD2020-05-24
A U.S. revocation of Hong Kongs special status would be viewed by Beijing as interfering with its sovereignty and China has previously threatened to take strong countermeasures NegativeWASHINGTON New Chinese national security restrictions imposed on Hong Kong could draw a U.S. revocation of the former British colonys special under U.S. law a move that would have farreaching trade and investment implications http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-trade-explainer/explainer-how-ending-hong-kongs-special-status-could-affect-u-s-companies-idUSKBN22Y22Z2020-05-23
Among the companies named is NetPosa one of Chinas most famous AI companies whose facial recognition subsidiary is linked to the surveillance of Muslims NegativeWASHINGTON The United States said on Friday it would add 33 Chinese firms and institutions to an economic blacklist for helping Beijing spy on its minority Uighur population or because of ties to weapons of mass destruction and Chinas military http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-blacklist/dozens-of-chinese-companies-added-to-u-s-blacklist-in-latest-beijing-rebuke-idUSKBN22Y2QR2020-05-23
BEIJING China is fasttracking a new law to help prevent infectious diseases and other biological but some experts said a provision aimed at deterring false information could discourage potential whistleblowers and put the public at risk NegativeBEIJING China is fasttracking a new law to help prevent infectious diseases and other biological but some experts said a provision aimed at deterring false information could discourage potential whistleblowers and put the public at risk http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-biosecurity/as-china-fast-tracks-biosecurity-law-some-experts-urge-whistleblower-protection-idUSKBN22Y1OH2020-05-23
BEIJING Chinas Geely will explore the possibility of deeper cooperation with German luxury automaker Daimler AG PositiveBEIJING Chinas Geely will explore the possibility of deeper cooperation with German luxury automaker Daimler AG http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-geely-daimler/chinas-geely-to-explore-deeper-cooperation-with-daimler-chairman-idUSKBN22Y1812020-05-23
Beijing is being criticised for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak which began in China NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to reduce Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltds involvement in Britains 5G network in the wake of the coronavirus crisis the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-huawei-tec/uk-plans-cut-in-huaweis-5g-network-involvement-newspaper-report-idUSKBN22Y2VB2020-05-23
Britain expects China to respect the rights and freedoms of Hong Kong Prime Minister Boris Johnsons spokesman said NegativeHONG KONG Chinese plans to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there raising fears of direct law enforcement and what the United States branded a death for the citys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/chinas-planned-security-agencies-for-hong-kong-a-death-knell-for-autonomy-pompeo-idUSKBN22Y04K2020-05-23
But Biden argues Trump is helping China by undermining U.S. relations with allies and reducing the United States role and influence in international institutions NegativeDETROIT The United States must lead the world in condemning China if it imposes new national security rules on Hong Kong likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on Friday after Beijing unveiled a law that could undermine the territorys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-biden/biden-says-u-s-should-lead-world-in-condemning-china-over-hong-kong-actions-idUSKBN22Y21U2020-05-23
Can businessmen tell Hong Kong people why are there more U.S. companies U.S. businessmen and U.S. investments in mainland China than Hong he wrote in a Facebook post NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kongs proBeijing politicians sought to allay worries about the impact of Chinas proposed national security legislation on the Asian financial hubs business environment saying it would boost investor sentiment http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kongs-pro-beijing-politicians-say-national-security-law-good-for-business-idUSKBN22Z09S2020-05-23
China aims to roll out the law by the end of the year a parliamentary spokesman said on Thursday unusually fast for a comprehensive new law by Chinese legislative standards NegativeBEIJING China is fasttracking a new law to help prevent infectious diseases and other biological but some experts said a provision aimed at deterring false information could discourage potential whistleblowers and put the public at risk http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-biosecurity/as-china-fast-tracks-biosecurity-law-some-experts-urge-whistleblower-protection-idUSKBN22Y1OH2020-05-23
China also has an import quota for 1 NeutralNEW YORK The Chinese government decided not to renew a safeguard on sugar imports in place since 2017 letting the measure expire on Friday which will lead to a substantial decrease in the import tariff for sugar entering the Asian nation http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-sugar-china-trade/china-lets-safeguard-on-sugar-imports-to-expire-industry-group-idUSKBN22Y2OV2020-05-23
China is set to impose new national security laws on the former British colony of Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest a Chinese official said on Thursday NegativeLONDON Britain Canada and Australia issued a joint statement on Friday expressing their concern at Chinas proposals for legislation on national security in Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-statement/uk-canada-australia-deeply-concerned-at-chinas-security-proposals-for-hong-kong-idUSKBN22Y2CV2020-05-23
China is unlikely to emerge weakened from the crisis he said even though it is the origin of the coronavirus likely in a seafood and live animal market in Wuhan NegativeHe sees globalisation slowing with a trend towards regionalisation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-kuehne-nagel-layof/kuehnenagel-owner-sees-about-20000-job-cuts-die-welt-idUSKBN22Z06A2020-05-23
China plan to impose new security law on HK rattles markets NegativeChina plan to impose new security law on HK rattles markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-hong-kong-tensions-unnerve-world-stocks-oil-tumbles-idUSL8N2D43EU2020-05-23
China refrained from setting a 2020 GDP growth target but pledged to issue 1 trillion yuan of special treasury bonds to support regions hit by the outbreak NegativeStoxx 600 is flat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-a-solid-monday-saves-the-week-idUSL8N2D44LZ2020-05-23
Chinas Hong Kong security law rattles markets Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-hong-kong-tensions-unnerve-world-stock-markets-oil-tumbles-idUSL1N2D41GD2020-05-23
Chinas Pinduoduo Inc beat firstquarter revenue estimates on Friday as more people shopped on its ecommerce platform during coronavirus lockdowns that have shut most brickandmortar outlets NegativeChinas Pinduoduo Inc beat firstquarter revenue estimates on Friday as more people shopped on its ecommerce platform during coronavirus lockdowns that have shut most brickandmortar outlets http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-pinduoduo-results/pinduoduo-beats-revenue-estimates-as-online-shopping-demand-soars-idUSKBN22Y1EJ2020-05-23
Chinas move is seen stocks with high exposure to Hong Kong such as HSBC StanChart luxury sector taking a hit at the open NegativeStoxx 600 is flat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-a-solid-monday-saves-the-week-idUSL8N2D44LZ2020-05-23
DETROIT The United States must lead the world in condemning China if it imposes new national security rules on Hong Kong likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on Friday after Beijing unveiled a law that could undermine the territorys autonomy NegativeDETROIT The United States must lead the world in condemning China if it imposes new national security rules on Hong Kong likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on Friday after Beijing unveiled a law that could undermine the territorys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-biden/biden-says-u-s-should-lead-world-in-condemning-china-over-hong-kong-actions-idUSKBN22Y21U2020-05-23
Earlier on Friday The Times reported that Johnson has instructed civil servants to make plans to end Britains reliance on China for vital medical supplies and other strategic imports NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to reduce Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltds involvement in Britains 5G network in the wake of the coronavirus crisis the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-huawei-tec/uk-plans-cut-in-huaweis-5g-network-involvement-newspaper-report-idUSKBN22Y2VB2020-05-23
European futures and their U.S. peers are in the red on resurgent U.S.China tensions and concerns about the longterm economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeStoxx 600 is flat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-a-solid-monday-saves-the-week-idUSL8N2D44LZ2020-05-23
Fears of Hong Kong protests and U.S.China spat roiled European stocks markets at the open today but saw some relief later in the afternoon to end just about in black NegativeStoxx 600 is flat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-a-solid-monday-saves-the-week-idUSL8N2D44LZ2020-05-23
HONG KONG Beijing is set to impose a new national security law on Hong Kong following last years often violent antiChina unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since returning to Chinese rule in 1997 NegativeHONG KONG Beijing is set to impose a new national security law on Hong Kong following last years often violent antiChina unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since returning to Chinese rule in 1997 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-factbox/factbox-china-eyes-tougher-national-security-regime-for-hong-kong-idUSKBN22X26D2020-05-23
HONG KONG Hong Kongs proBeijing politicians sought to allay worries about the impact of Chinas proposed national security legislation on the Asian financial hubs business environment saying it would boost investor sentiment NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kongs proBeijing politicians sought to allay worries about the impact of Chinas proposed national security legislation on the Asian financial hubs business environment saying it would boost investor sentiment http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kongs-pro-beijing-politicians-say-national-security-law-good-for-business-idUSKBN22Z09S2020-05-23
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said late on Friday the Chinese proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong will improve business confidence in the city and will not damage the interests of foreign investors Chinas state news agency Xinhua reported NegativeHong Kong leader Carrie Lam said late on Friday the Chinese proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong will improve business confidence in the city and will not damage the interests of foreign investors Chinas state news agency Xinhua reported http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-carrielam/hong-kong-leader-says-national-security-legislation-to-improve-business-confidence-xinhua-idUSKBN22Y2RF2020-05-23
In Beijing China called Pompeo extremely and urged him to explain shortcomings in the U.S. response to the virus NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/pompeo-calls-china-virus-response-paltry-compared-to-damage-done-idUSKBN22W2U02020-05-23
Johnson has asked officials to make plans to reduce Chinas involvement in British infrastructure to zero by 2023 the newspaper reported late on Friday NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to reduce Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltds involvement in Britains 5G network in the wake of the coronavirus crisis the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-huawei-tec/uk-plans-cut-in-huaweis-5g-network-involvement-newspaper-report-idUSKBN22Y2VB2020-05-23
LONDON Britain expects China to respect the rights and freedoms of Hong Kong and is committed to ensuring the autonomy of the global financial hub Prime Minister Boris Johnsons spokesman said on Friday NegativeLONDON Britain expects China to respect the rights and freedoms of Hong Kong and is committed to ensuring the autonomy of the global financial hub Prime Minister Boris Johnsons spokesman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-britain/uk-expects-china-to-respect-hong-kongs-autonomy-pms-spokesman-says-idUSKBN22Y1S22020-05-23
LONDON May 22 World stocks took a hit and the Chinese yuan weakened on Friday as Beijing moved to impose a new security law on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties NegativeChina plan to impose new security law on HK rattles markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-hong-kong-tensions-unnerve-world-stocks-oil-tumbles-idUSL8N2D43EU2020-05-23
Luxury goods makers including LVMH and Kering SA who draw a major part of their revenue from China fell more than Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/luxury-stocks-hammered-as-chinese-trade-fears-hit-europe-idUSL4N2D42E22020-05-23
Maybe if the tension was just between Hong Kong and China the fallout might be limited but we know this is also impacting the relationship NegativeChina plan to impose new security law on HK rattles markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-hong-kong-tensions-unnerve-world-stocks-oil-tumbles-idUSL8N2D43EU2020-05-23
NEW May 22 Oil prices tumbled and global equity markets wavered on Friday as Chinas move to impose a new security law on Hong Kong further strained U.S.Sino relations and clouded economic recovery prospects Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-hong-kong-tensions-unnerve-world-stock-markets-oil-tumbles-idUSL1N2D41GD2020-05-23
NEW YORK May 22 The dollar climbed against a basket of currencies for a second straight day on Friday helped by safehaven demand as Beijing moved to impose a new security law on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties NegativeBy Saqib Iqbal Ahmed http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-new-u-s-china-tensions-boost-dollar-euro-offshore-yuan-fall-idUSL8N2D43UT2020-05-23
NEW YORK Oil prices tumbled about on Friday on rising U.S.China tensions and doubts about how quickly fuel demand would recover from the coronavirus crisis NegativeNEW YORK Oil prices tumbled about on Friday on rising U.S.China tensions and doubts about how quickly fuel demand would recover from the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-on-china-u-s-tensions-energy-demand-doubts-idUSKBN22Y04E2020-05-23
OTTAWA Canada is concerned about Chinas proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong and called for real dialogue in order to deescalate tensions the prime minister said on Friday NegativeOTTAWA Canada is concerned about Chinas proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong and called for real dialogue in order to deescalate tensions the prime minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-canada/canada-concerned-about-the-situation-in-hong-kong-calls-for-dialogue-pm-trudeau-idUSKBN22Y2802020-05-23
Oil meanwhile is sharply selling off on rising U.S.China tensions NegativeStoxx 600 is flat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-a-solid-monday-saves-the-week-idUSL8N2D44LZ2020-05-23
Rising tensions between the worlds two largest economies have stalled a recovery in equity markets in recent weeks with Trump accusing China of mishandling the coronavirus outbreak NegativeEuropean shares closed unchanged on Friday although rising U.S.China tensions hit Asiaexposed banks and luxury stocks while hopes of a global recovery kept weekly gains intact for the main indexes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-flat-as-u-s-china-woes-weigh-but-post-weekly-gain-idUSKBN22Y0WD2020-05-23
SHANGHAI China recorded no new confirmed COVID19 cases on the mainland for May 22 the first time it had seen no daily rise in the number of cases since the pandemic began in the central city of Wuhan late last year PositiveSHANGHAI China recorded no new confirmed COVID19 cases on the mainland for May 22 the first time it had seen no daily rise in the number of cases since the pandemic began in the central city of Wuhan late last year http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-reports-no-new-coronavirus-cases-for-first-time-since-pandemic-began-idUSKBN22Z0472020-05-23
TOKYO Japans chief government spokesman on Friday urged China to be open about what it spends on its military and its security goals after Beijing announced a 6 NegativeTOKYO Japans chief government spokesman on Friday urged China to be open about what it spends on its military and its security goals after Beijing announced a 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-parliament-defence-japan/japan-asks-china-to-be-open-about-its-aims-after-defence-spending-hike-idUSKBN22Y0XL2020-05-23
The U.S. has ratcheted up pressure on China on several fronts and has sapped risk appetite ahead of the said Marc Chandler managing director at Bannockburn Global Forex NegativeEuropean shares closed unchanged on Friday although rising U.S.China tensions hit Asiaexposed banks and luxury stocks while hopes of a global recovery kept weekly gains intact for the main indexes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-flat-as-u-s-china-woes-weigh-but-post-weekly-gain-idUSKBN22Y0WD2020-05-23
The United States also maintains export control offices and academic exchanges in Hong Kong separate from mainland China PositiveWASHINGTON New Chinese national security restrictions imposed on Hong Kong could draw a U.S. revocation of the former British colonys special under U.S. law a move that would have farreaching trade and investment implications http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-trade-explainer/explainer-how-ending-hong-kongs-special-status-could-affect-u-s-companies-idUSKBN22Y22Z2020-05-23
The administration of President Donald Trump stopped short of imposing restrictions on Chinese air carriers but said talks with China had failed to produce an agreement NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government late on Friday accused the Chinese government of making it impossible for U.S. airlines to resume service to China and ordered four Chinese air carriers to file flight schedules with the U.S. government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china-exclusiv/exclusive-u-s-accuses-china-of-blocking-u-s-flights-demands-action-idUSKBN22Z04W2020-05-23
The issue sits at the heart of the one country two formula under which China agreed to protect Hong Kongs extensive freedoms autonomy and independent legal system PositiveHONG KONG Beijing is set to impose a new national security law on Hong Kong following last years often violent antiChina unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since returning to Chinese rule in 1997 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-factbox/factbox-china-eyes-tougher-national-security-regime-for-hong-kong-idUSKBN22X26D2020-05-23
The other U.S. and Chinese carriers the Civil Aviation Authority of China and Chinas foreign ministry did not immediately respond to requests for comment NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. government late on Friday accused the Chinese government of making it impossible for U.S. airlines to resume service to China and ordered four Chinese air carriers to file flight schedules with the U.S. government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china-exclusiv/exclusive-u-s-accuses-china-of-blocking-u-s-flights-demands-action-idUSKBN22Z04W2020-05-23
WASHINGTON The U.S. government late on Friday accused the Chinese government of making it impossible for U.S. airlines to resume service to China and ordered four Chinese air carriers to file flight schedules with the U.S. government NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government late on Friday accused the Chinese government of making it impossible for U.S. airlines to resume service to China and ordered four Chinese air carriers to file flight schedules with the U.S. government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china-exclusiv/exclusive-u-s-accuses-china-of-blocking-u-s-flights-demands-action-idUSKBN22Z04W2020-05-23
WASHINGTON The United States said on Friday it would add 33 Chinese firms and institutions to an economic blacklist for helping Beijing spy on its minority Uighur population or because of ties to weapons of mass destruction and Chinas military NegativeWASHINGTON The United States said on Friday it would add 33 Chinese firms and institutions to an economic blacklist for helping Beijing spy on its minority Uighur population or because of ties to weapons of mass destruction and Chinas military http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-blacklist/dozens-of-chinese-companies-added-to-u-s-blacklist-in-latest-beijing-rebuke-idUSKBN22Y2QR2020-05-23
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday called Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong disastrous and said it could have an impact on the favorable economic treatment the territory receives from the United States NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday called Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong disastrous and said it could have an impact on the favorable economic treatment the territory receives from the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-usa/u-s-condemns-chinas-disastrous-proposal-on-hong-kong-pompeo-idUSKBN22Y1SC2020-05-23
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/pompeo-calls-china-virus-response-paltry-compared-to-damage-done-idUSKBN22W2U02020-05-23
tensions have risen in recent weeks with Washington ramping up criticism of China over the origins of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeChina plan to impose new security law on HK rattles markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-hong-kong-tensions-unnerve-world-stocks-oil-tumbles-idUSL8N2D43EU2020-05-23
A further crackdown from Beijing will only intensify the Senates interest in reexamining the U.S.China McConnell said in a statement NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threatened to reexamine the U.S.Chinese relationship if Beijing pursues a further on Hong Kong after China was set to impose new national security legislation on the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-usa-senate/u-s-senate-republican-leader-threatens-reexamining-u-s-china-relationship-idUSKBN22Y01B2020-05-22
A further crackdown from Beijing will only intensify the Senates interest in reexamining the U.S.China U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell a Republican said in a statement NegativeHONG China is set to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest a Chinese official said on Thursday drawing a warning from President Donald Trump that Washington would react very against the attempt to gain more control over the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-us/china-set-to-impose-new-hong-kong-security-law-trump-warns-of-strong-u-s-reaction-idUSKBN22X19C2020-05-22
ANKARA Turkeys exports of milk and other dairy products to China will resume Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said on Thursday and added that 54 Turkish companies will be able to export to China PositiveANKARA Turkeys exports of milk and other dairy products to China will resume Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said on Thursday and added that 54 Turkish companies will be able to export to China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey-china/turkey-says-export-of-dairy-products-to-china-will-resume-idUSKBN22X2E32020-05-22
About 200 delegates from Hong Kong were bussed across to mainland China before taking nucleic acid tests and flying to Beijing where they had another test NegativeBEIJING Chinas top leaders took the stage in front of a sea of masked delegates for the opening of parliament on Friday the culmination of intensive planning at a time when gatherings around the world have been curtailed by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-coronavirus/delegates-at-chinas-virus-delayed-congress-tested-and-masked-idUSKBN22Y0MN2020-05-22
An editorial in the statebacked China Daily newspaper late on Thursday said the proposed legislation will better safeguard Hong Kongs NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong activists called for a protest march on Friday against Beijings plans to impose national security legislation in the city prompting alarm that the new laws could erode its freedoms through force and http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kong-activists-call-for-protest-march-against-new-security-laws-idUSKBN22Y04K2020-05-22
Asian stocks ended flat ahead of a key policy gathering in China that may yield more economic stimulus and on worries of possible escalating tensions between U.S. and China NegativeStoxx 600 down 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-ugly-end-to-choppy-session-idUSL8N2D34T22020-05-22
BEIJING China said on Friday it will continue to strengthen antipollution controls and meet its environmental targets for 2020 but warned that the coronavirus pandemic would weigh on energy intensity goals PositiveBEIJING China said on Friday it will continue to strengthen antipollution controls and meet its environmental targets for 2020 but warned that the coronavirus pandemic would weigh on energy intensity goals http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-environment/china-to-extend-pollution-clampdown-but-warns-coronavirus-makes-targets-tougher-idUSKBN22Y07C2020-05-22
BEIJING China will draft and carry out in 2020 a response plan for ensuring food security amid the global coronavirus pandemic the countrys state planner said on Friday PositiveBEIJING China will draft and carry out in 2020 a response plan for ensuring food security amid the global coronavirus pandemic the countrys state planner said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-agriculture/china-to-draft-food-security-plan-amid-global-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN22Y0EJ2020-05-22
BEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei NegativeBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
BEIJING China will establish a legal system and enforcement mechanisms to ensure national security in Hong Kong and Macau Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday in his annual report to parliament NegativeBEIJING China will establish a legal system and enforcement mechanisms to ensure national security in Hong Kong and Macau Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday in his annual report to parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/china-to-establish-sound-legal-system-for-national-security-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN22Y06U2020-05-22
BEIJING China will still pay attention to its economic growth rate despite opting not to set a target this year due to heightened uncertainties stemming from the COVID19 pandemic an official of the countrys cabinet said on Friday NegativeBEIJING China will still pay attention to its economic growth rate despite opting not to set a target this year due to heightened uncertainties stemming from the COVID19 pandemic an official of the countrys cabinet said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-growth-2020/china-says-it-will-still-pay-attention-to-economic-growth-rate-idUSKBN22Y0IY2020-05-22
BEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 NegativeBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
BEIJING Chinas finance ministry will allocate a total of 407 NeutralBEIJING Chinas finance ministry will allocate a total of 407 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-environment-budget/china-to-allocate-57-billion-to-environment-protection-idUSKBN22Y0BU2020-05-22
BEIJING Chinas fiscal revenue may maintain a declining trend in the second quarter due to significant economic uncertainties although it may start growing in the second half of the year the finance ministry said on Friday PositiveBEIJING Chinas fiscal revenue may maintain a declining trend in the second quarter due to significant economic uncertainties although it may start growing in the second half of the year the finance ministry said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-budget-trend/chinas-fiscal-revenue-may-maintain-declining-trend-in-second-quarter-finance-ministry-idUSKBN22Y0AS2020-05-22
BEIJING Chinas proposed new legislation for Hong Kong requires the territory to quickly finish enacting national security regulations under its miniconstitution the Basic law according to a draft of the legislation seen by Reuters NegativeBEIJING Chinas proposed new legislation for Hong Kong requires the territory to quickly finish enacting national security regulations under its miniconstitution the Basic law according to a draft of the legislation seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-legislation/china-law-requires-hong-kong-to-enact-national-security-rules-as-soon-as-possible-idUSKBN22Y0CG2020-05-22
BEIJING Chinas top leaders took the stage in front of a sea of masked delegates for the opening of parliament on Friday the culmination of intensive planning at a time when gatherings around the world have been curtailed by the new coronavirus PositiveBEIJING Chinas top leaders took the stage in front of a sea of masked delegates for the opening of parliament on Friday the culmination of intensive planning at a time when gatherings around the world have been curtailed by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-coronavirus/delegates-at-chinas-virus-delayed-congress-tested-and-masked-idUSKBN22Y0MN2020-05-22
BEIJING May 22 China will still pay attention to its economic growth rate despite opting not to set a target this year due to heightened uncertainties stemming from the COVID19 pandemic an official of the countrys cabinet said on Friday NegativeBEIJING May 22 China will still pay attention to its economic growth rate despite opting not to set a target this year due to heightened uncertainties stemming from the COVID19 pandemic an official of the countrys cabinet said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-parliament-growth-2020/china-says-it-will-still-pay-attention-to-economic-growth-rate-idUSB9N2D300D2020-05-22
BEIJING Some local governments face relatively big pressure in safeguarding peoples livelihood and wages Chinas finance minister Liu Kun said on Friday on the sidelines of the meeting of the nations parliament NegativeBEIJING Some local governments face relatively big pressure in safeguarding peoples livelihood and wages Chinas finance minister Liu Kun said on Friday on the sidelines of the meeting of the nations parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-employment/some-local-chinese-governments-face-big-pressure-in-safeguarding-livelihoods-finance-minister-idUSKBN22Y0FQ2020-05-22
But Nie Wen economist at Shanghaibased Hwabao Trust said Lis report indicates China will not resort to mass stimulus that some market players have been betting on PositiveBEIJING China dropped its annual growth target for the first time on Friday and pledged more government spending as the COVID19 pandemic hammers the worlds secondbiggest economy setting a sombre tone to this years meeting of parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-opening/china-drops-gdp-goal-as-parliament-opens-virus-slams-economy-idUSKBN22Y05K2020-05-22
China abandons annual GDP growth target amid headwinds NegativeHSI down over at 6week trough HKD weakens to 2week low http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-midday/hk-shares-drag-china-market-lower-as-new-security-law-stokes-fears-idUSL4N2D41HA2020-05-22
China also faces the prospect of more unrest in Hong Kong in reaction to Beijings plans to impose national security legislation in the city NegativeBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
China believes Tsai is a separatist bent on Taiwans independence NegativeBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
China gives only a raw figure for military expenditure with no breakdown NegativeBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
China is increasing intervention NegativeHONG KONG Beijing is moving to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong following last years often violent antiChina unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since it returned to Beijing rule in 1997 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-reactions-f/factbox-reactions-to-china-move-to-impose-security-laws-on-hong-kong-idUSKBN22Y08R2020-05-22
China is not abandoning growth he said PositiveBEIJING China will still pay attention to its economic growth rate despite opting not to set a target this year due to heightened uncertainties stemming from the COVID19 pandemic an official of the countrys cabinet said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-growth-2020/china-says-it-will-still-pay-attention-to-economic-growth-rate-idUSKBN22Y0IY2020-05-22
China is set to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong a Chinese official said on Thursday NegativeTOKYO Hong Kong shares tumbled on Friday after Beijing moved to impose a new security law on the city after last years prodemocracy unrest risking fresh protests and further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/hong-kong-leads-asian-shares-lower-as-beijing-readies-new-security-law-idUSKBN22X2WI2020-05-22
China is set to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest a Chinese official said on Thursday NegativeDollar supported as a safehaven http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-gains-amid-fresh-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2D34EF2020-05-22
China regards Taiwan as one of its provinces and has offered the system to it as well although all the major political parties have rejected it PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan urged China on Friday to sincerely start a with people in Hong Kong after China proposed new national security legislation for the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-taiwan-dial/taiwan-urges-china-to-start-dialogue-with-hong-kong-people-idUSKBN22Y0FU2020-05-22
China routinely says that spending is for defensive purposes that it is a comparatively low percentage of its GDP and that critics just want to keep the country down NegativeBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
China uses the system which is meant to guarantee a high degree of autonomy to run Hong Kong which returned to Chinese rule in 1997 PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan urged China on Friday to sincerely start a with people in Hong Kong after China proposed new national security legislation for the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-taiwan-dial/taiwan-urges-china-to-start-dialogue-with-hong-kong-people-idUSKBN22Y0FU2020-05-22
China will also ensure the supply of seed fertiliser pesticide and farming machinery Premier Li said PositiveBEIJING China will draft and carry out in 2020 a response plan for ensuring food security amid the global coronavirus pandemic the countrys state planner said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-agriculture/china-to-draft-food-security-plan-amid-global-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN22Y0EJ2020-05-22
China will continue to promote pig production recovery and strengthen the inspection and prevention of major animal diseases like African swine fever according to the report PositiveBEIJING China will draft and carry out in 2020 a response plan for ensuring food security amid the global coronavirus pandemic the countrys state planner said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-agriculture/china-to-draft-food-security-plan-amid-global-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN22Y0EJ2020-05-22
China will improve policies and measures to encourage exchanges and cooperation across the Taiwan Strait and protect the wellbeing of Taiwans people Li added PositiveBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
China will keep total crop acreage and grain output stable in 2020 give more rewards to major grain producing counties and raise the minimum purchase price of rice Li said PositiveBEIJING China will draft and carry out in 2020 a response plan for ensuring food security amid the global coronavirus pandemic the countrys state planner said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-agriculture/china-to-draft-food-security-plan-amid-global-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN22Y0EJ2020-05-22
Chinas military faces a challenge in the recruitment training and retention of bettereducated and technologically savvy soldiers to operate in a more complex and hightech future Gill added NegativeBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
Chinas parliamentary Vice Chairman Wang Chen was scheduled to give a speech explaining the new law later on Friday NeutralBEIJING Chinas proposed new legislation for Hong Kong requires the territory to quickly finish enacting national security regulations under its miniconstitution the Basic law according to a draft of the legislation seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-legislation/china-law-requires-hong-kong-to-enact-national-security-rules-as-soon-as-possible-idUSKBN22Y0CG2020-05-22
Chinas reported defence budget in 2020 is about a quarter of the U.S. defence budget last year which stood at billion NeutralBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
Democratic Taiwan has shown no interest in being ruled by autocratic China NegativeBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
Designers from Lebanon to China to Nigeria are creating extraordinary face masks and protective clothing and in South Korea YouTubers are giving tutorials to maximise the makeup and mask look PositiveLONDON With lockdown measures more relaxed social lives are slowly becoming possible http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-health-coronavirus-going-out/drive-in-cinemas-raves-and-dining-behind-plastic-the-new-going-out-idUSKBN22X20W2020-05-22
Despite the coronavirus outbreak the armed forces of China and the United States have remained active in the disputed South China Sea and around Chineseclaimed Taiwan NegativeBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
Earlier this month the U.S. State Department delayed a report to Congress assessing whether Hong Kong enjoys sufficient autonomy from China to continue receiving special treatment from the United States PositiveTOKYO Hong Kong shares tumbled on Friday after Beijing moved to impose a new security law on the city after last years prodemocracy unrest risking fresh protests and further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/hong-kong-leads-asian-shares-lower-as-beijing-readies-new-security-law-idUSKBN22X2WI2020-05-22
Excluding China and Japan top 10 holders of U.S. treasuries have sold that amount in one month only 12 times in the last 20 years NegativeBRASILIA Brazil sold a record http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-forex-reserves-analysis/measuring-brazils-historic-selloff-of-u-s-treasuries-in-march-idUSKBN22X2GI2020-05-22
HONG China is set to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest a Chinese official said on Thursday drawing a warning from President Donald Trump that Washington would react very against the attempt to gain more control over the former British colony NegativeHONG China is set to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest a Chinese official said on Thursday drawing a warning from President Donald Trump that Washington would react very against the attempt to gain more control over the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-us/china-set-to-impose-new-hong-kong-security-law-trump-warns-of-strong-u-s-reaction-idUSKBN22X19C2020-05-22
HONG KONG Beijing is moving to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong following last years often violent antiChina unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since it returned to Beijing rule in 1997 NegativeHONG KONG Beijing is moving to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong following last years often violent antiChina unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since it returned to Beijing rule in 1997 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-reactions-f/factbox-reactions-to-china-move-to-impose-security-laws-on-hong-kong-idUSKBN22Y08R2020-05-22
HONG KONG May 22 Hong Kong led Chinese stocks lower on Friday after Beijing moved to impose new national security legislation on the city stoking fears of renewed protests and tensions with Washington and as China skipped its annual growth target NegativeHSI down over at 6week trough HKD weakens to 2week low http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-midday/hk-shares-drag-china-market-lower-as-new-security-law-stokes-fears-idUSL4N2D41HA2020-05-22
HONG KONG May 22 Hong Kongs Hang Seng Index fell more than on Friday afternoon after China moved to impose new national security legislation on the city raising fears of a revival of street protests that convulsed the financial hub for much of last year NegativeHONG KONG May 22 Hong Kongs Hang Seng Index fell more than on Friday afternoon after China moved to impose new national security legislation on the city raising fears of a revival of street protests that convulsed the financial hub for much of last year http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/hongkong-markets/hong-kong-stocks-drop-5-as-beijing-pushes-security-law-idUSP8N2B401N2020-05-22
However markets were disappointed at Chinas decision not to set an economic growth target this year as the National Peoples Congress kicked off a weeklong meeting NegativeTOKYO Oil prices fell on Friday after China failed to set an economic growth target for 2020 sparking concerns that the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will cap fuel demand in the worlds secondlargest oil user http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-as-china-omits-2020-growth-target-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22Y04E2020-05-22
In line with the slower economy China will raise defence spending by 6 NegativeBEIJING China dropped its annual growth target for the first time on Friday and pledged more government spending as the COVID19 pandemic hammers the worlds secondbiggest economy setting a sombre tone to this years meeting of parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-opening/china-drops-gdp-goal-as-parliament-opens-virus-slams-economy-idUSKBN22Y05K2020-05-22
Indeed it is starting to look like a U.S.China summer of discontent in the making NegativeHONG KONG Beijing is moving to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong following last years often violent antiChina unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since it returned to Beijing rule in 1997 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-reactions-f/factbox-reactions-to-china-move-to-impose-security-laws-on-hong-kong-idUSKBN22Y08R2020-05-22
It is starting to look like a U.S.China summer of discontent in the said Stephen Innes chief global market strategist at AxiCorp NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong activists called for a protest march on Friday against Beijings plans to impose national security legislation in the city prompting alarm that the new laws could erode its freedoms through force and http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kong-activists-call-for-protest-march-against-new-security-laws-idUSKBN22Y04K2020-05-22
Japan needs to cut dependence on imports from the United States Europe and China said the health ministrys Maeda NegativeTOKYO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has pledged to build 2000 new ventilators for coronavirus patients that even the government says hospitals are unlikely to need http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-ventilators/japans-abe-wants-to-build-ventilators-that-hospitals-probably-dont-need-idUSKBN22X0CT2020-05-22
KKR has invested more than billion in tech companies including Chinas ByteDance and Indonesian digital payments firm GoJek PositiveWe are investing behind Jio Platforms impressive momentum worldclass innovation and strong leadership Henry Kravis cofounder and coCEO of the U.S. buyout firm said in a statement on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-reliance-kkr-stake/kkr-to-invest-1-5-billion-in-reliance-industries-digital-unit-its-biggest-deal-in-asia-idUSKBN22Y0DH2020-05-22
Li in his work report at the start of the annual meeting of Chinas parliament said his country would resolutely oppose and deter any separatist activities seeking Taiwan NegativeBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
Millions in China are expected by analysts to have lost their jobs as a result of disruptions from the coronavirus pandemic NegativeBEIJING Some local governments face relatively big pressure in safeguarding peoples livelihood and wages Chinas finance minister Liu Kun said on Friday on the sidelines of the meeting of the nations parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-employment/some-local-chinese-governments-face-big-pressure-in-safeguarding-livelihoods-finance-minister-idUSKBN22Y0FQ2020-05-22
On Friday China proposed new legislation for Hong Kong requiring it to quickly enact national security regulations a move some see as contradicting the one country two concept NegativeBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
Rising tensions between the U.S. and China over Beijings plan to implement national security legislation in Hong Kong also hit commodities and other markets NegativeTOKYO Oil prices fell on Friday after China failed to set an economic growth target for 2020 sparking concerns that the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will cap fuel demand in the worlds secondlargest oil user http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-as-china-omits-2020-growth-target-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22Y04E2020-05-22
SHANGHAI The latest U.S. government action against Chinas Huawei takes direct aim the companys HiSilicon chip business that in a few short years has become central to Chinas ambitions in semiconductor technology but will now lose access to tools that are central to its success NegativeSHANGHAI The latest U.S. government action against Chinas Huawei takes direct aim the companys HiSilicon chip business that in a few short years has become central to Chinas ambitions in semiconductor technology but will now lose access to tools that are central to its success http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-chips-analysis/u-s-strikes-at-a-huawei-prize-chip-juggernaut-hisilicon-idUSKBN22X2T32020-05-22
TAIPEI Taiwan urged China on Friday to sincerely start a with people in Hong Kong after China proposed new national security legislation for the former British colony NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan urged China on Friday to sincerely start a with people in Hong Kong after China proposed new national security legislation for the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-taiwan-dial/taiwan-urges-china-to-start-dialogue-with-hong-kong-people-idUSKBN22Y0FU2020-05-22
TAIPEI Taiwans government urged China on Friday not to lead Hong Kong into bigger due to wrong policy decisions after China proposed new national security legislation for the former British colony NegativeTAIPEI Taiwans government urged China on Friday not to lead Hong Kong into bigger due to wrong policy decisions after China proposed new national security legislation for the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-taiwan/taiwan-urges-china-not-to-lead-hong-kong-into-bigger-turmoil-idUSKBN22Y0BG2020-05-22
TOKYO Hong Kong shares tumbled on Friday after Beijing moved to impose a new security law on the city after last years prodemocracy unrest risking fresh protests and further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties NegativeTOKYO Hong Kong shares tumbled on Friday after Beijing moved to impose a new security law on the city after last years prodemocracy unrest risking fresh protests and further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/hong-kong-leads-asian-shares-lower-as-beijing-readies-new-security-law-idUSKBN22X2WI2020-05-22
TOKYO Oil prices fell on Friday after China failed to set an economic growth target for 2020 sparking concerns that the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will cap fuel demand in the worlds secondlargest oil user NegativeTOKYO Oil prices fell on Friday after China failed to set an economic growth target for 2020 sparking concerns that the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will cap fuel demand in the worlds secondlargest oil user http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-as-china-omits-2020-growth-target-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22Y04E2020-05-22
Taiwan has complained of increased Chinese military harassment since coronavirus outbreak began with fighter jets and naval vessels regularly approaching the island on drills China has described as routine NegativeBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
Taiwans Mainland Affairs Council said in a statement that Chinas Communist Party has wrongly blamed external influences and Hong Kong independence for the instability in the territory NegativeTAIPEI Taiwans government urged China on Friday not to lead Hong Kong into bigger due to wrong policy decisions after China proposed new national security legislation for the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-taiwan/taiwan-urges-china-not-to-lead-hong-kong-into-bigger-turmoil-idUSKBN22Y0BG2020-05-22
Tenaris is the only player with a sizeable cash position and there are some areas where is yet to establish or strengthen its including China and Brazil PositiveStoxx 600 down 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-ugly-end-to-choppy-session-idUSL8N2D34T22020-05-22
The Peoples Bank of China will guide its benchmark lending rate lower he said NeutralBEIJING China dropped its annual growth target for the first time on Friday and pledged more government spending as the COVID19 pandemic hammers the worlds secondbiggest economy setting a sombre tone to this years meeting of parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-opening/china-drops-gdp-goal-as-parliament-opens-virus-slams-economy-idUSKBN22Y05K2020-05-22
The backandforth between the worlds two largest economies stoked worries that the tensions could threaten Phase of a U.S.China trade deal reached early this year NegativeBy Chris Prentice http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-shares-set-to-fall-as-sino-u-s-strains-hit-confidence-idUSL1N2D32QF2020-05-22
The friction stirs memories of last years drawnout trade war between the United States and China which roiled global financial markets NegativeDollar supported as a safehaven http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-gains-amid-fresh-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2D34EF2020-05-22
The report could be submitted next month and there is risk the U.SChina confrontations will intensify towards said Ei Kaku senior currency strategist at Nomura Securities NegativeTOKYO Hong Kong shares tumbled on Friday after Beijing moved to impose a new security law on the city after last years prodemocracy unrest risking fresh protests and further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/hong-kong-leads-asian-shares-lower-as-beijing-readies-new-security-law-idUSKBN22X2WI2020-05-22
The total number of COVID19 infections in China todate stands at 82971 NegativeSHANGHAI China recorded four new coronavirus cases on May 21 up from two a day earlier the National Health Commission reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/china-reports-four-new-coronavirus-cases-in-mainland-as-of-end-may-21-idUSKBN22Y02Y2020-05-22
There have been problems between the United States and China for quite a while said Yukio Ishizuki FX strategist at Daiwa Securities in Tokyo NegativeDollar supported as a safehaven http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-gains-amid-fresh-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2D34EF2020-05-22
Ties between China and the United States have soured as Washington accused Beijing of mishandling the coronavirus outbreak stalling a market recovery in recent weeks NegativeEuropean shares fell on Thursday as signs of worsening U.S.China relations added to concerns over the pace of recovery from the coronavirusled economic downturn http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-hit-by-u-s-china-tensions-recovery-doubt-idUSKBN22X0OD2020-05-22
Tsai says Taiwan is already an independent country called the Republic of China its formal name NegativeBEIJING China will encourage the people of Taiwan to join it in opposing the islands independence and promoting Chinas Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday a move likely to worsen Beijings poor relations with Taipei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-to-encourage-taiwans-people-to-promote-reunification-idUSKBN22Y06S2020-05-22
WASHINGTON May 21 Asian shares were set for another retreat on Friday as U.S.China tensions curbed investor risk appetite and caused global equity markets to stumble NegativeBy Chris Prentice http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-shares-set-to-fall-as-sino-u-s-strains-hit-confidence-idUSL1N2D32QF2020-05-22
WASHINGTON U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threatened to reexamine the U.S.Chinese relationship if Beijing pursues a further on Hong Kong after China was set to impose new national security legislation on the former British colony NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threatened to reexamine the U.S.Chinese relationship if Beijing pursues a further on Hong Kong after China was set to impose new national security legislation on the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-usa-senate/u-s-senate-republican-leader-threatens-reexamining-u-s-china-relationship-idUSKBN22Y01B2020-05-22
We kind of expected China to do something to suppress us NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong activists called for a protest march on Friday against Beijings plans to impose national security legislation in the city prompting alarm that the new laws could erode its freedoms through force and http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kong-activists-call-for-protest-march-against-new-security-laws-idUSKBN22Y04K2020-05-22
While Gap has kept shops in China in business and has started the reopening of 800 others this month its ecommerce operation has been a lifeline for sales PositiveEach machine handles work typically performed by four people Kuntz said http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-health-coronavirus-gap-automation-foc/gap-rushes-in-more-robots-to-warehouses-to-solve-virus-disruption-idUSKBN22X14Y2020-05-22
While improving the management of grain reserves China will take active measures to expand the capacity of grain silos for summer harvests the state planner said PositiveBEIJING China will draft and carry out in 2020 a response plan for ensuring food security amid the global coronavirus pandemic the countrys state planner said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-agriculture/china-to-draft-food-security-plan-amid-global-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN22Y0EJ2020-05-22
Zhang Yesui spokesman for the Chinas National Peoples Congress said details of the legislation would be given on Friday when the parliament holds its annual session NeutralHONG China is set to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong after last years prodemocracy unrest a Chinese official said on Thursday drawing a warning from President Donald Trump that Washington would react very against the attempt to gain more control over the former British colony http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-us/china-set-to-impose-new-hong-kong-security-law-trump-warns-of-strong-u-s-reaction-idUSKBN22X19C2020-05-22
A rare ethanol shipment of U.S. origin is expected to arrive in China this month according to three industry sources and shipping data probably the first such cargo since the two countries struck an initial trade deal in January PositiveA rare ethanol shipment of U.S. origin is expected to arrive in China this month according to three industry sources and shipping data probably the first such cargo since the two countries struck an initial trade deal in January http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-ethanol/china-to-receive-rare-u-s-ethanol-shipment-on-friday-sources-idUSKBN22X0CN2020-05-21
About 3000 delegates to the annual gathering of Chinas largely rubberstamp parliament the National Peoples Congress will gather in Beijing on Friday to discuss political and economic policy NeutralAbout 3000 delegates to the annual gathering of Chinas largely rubberstamp parliament the National Peoples Congress will gather in Beijing on Friday to discuss political and economic policy http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-topics-factbox/factbox-what-to-expect-from-chinas-annual-meeting-of-parliament-idUSKBN22X05D2020-05-21
Australian shares which have been hampered by concerns about a trade row with China pulled back slightly from a twomonth high NegativeAsian shares stepped back slightly and U.S. stock futures fell on Thursday as lingering caution about the longterm impact of the coronavirus outbreak offset some of this weeks enthusiasm over reopening of economies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-temper-rally-await-china-policy-meeting-idUSKBN22W3CO2020-05-21
BEIJING China will streamline the imports of iron ore and skip sampling inspection of product quality to improve trade facilitation the General Administration of Customs said on Wednesday PositiveBEIJING China will streamline the imports of iron ore and skip sampling inspection of product quality to improve trade facilitation the General Administration of Customs said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-ironore/china-to-simplify-customs-inspections-on-iron-ore-imports-idUSKBN22W1142020-05-21
BEIJING The novel coronavirus is behaving differently in patients in northeast China who have contracted it recently compared with early cases indicating it is changing as it spreads a prominent doctor said NegativeBEIJING The novel coronavirus is behaving differently in patients in northeast China who have contracted it recently compared with early cases indicating it is changing as it spreads a prominent doctor said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/coronavirus-behaving-differently-in-chinas-northeast-clusters-expert-says-idUSKBN22W02D2020-05-21
Below is an overview of Chinas top legislature and this years meeting widely expected to be shorter than the usual 10 days NeutralAbout 3000 delegates to the annual gathering of Chinas largely rubberstamp parliament the National Peoples Congress will gather in Beijing on Friday to discuss political and economic policy http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-topics-factbox/factbox-what-to-expect-from-chinas-annual-meeting-of-parliament-idUSKBN22X05D2020-05-21
Broad risk appetite has been checked somewhat by escalating tensions between the United States and China due to President Donald Trumps criticism of Beijings handling of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeAsian shares stepped back slightly and U.S. stock futures fell on Thursday as lingering caution about the longterm impact of the coronavirus outbreak offset some of this weeks enthusiasm over reopening of economies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-temper-rally-await-china-policy-meeting-idUSKBN22W3CO2020-05-21
China South Korea and Taiwan have done the best at curbing infections he said while the United States Russia and Brazil have done the worst NeutralA top U.S. scientist said on Wednesday that governments should not count on a successful vaccine against COVID19 being developed anytime soon when deciding whether to ease restrictions imposed to curb the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-haseltine-newsmake/top-hiv-scientist-says-he-wouldnt-count-on-a-vaccine-for-coronavirus-soon-idUSKBN22W34T2020-05-21
China has confirmed 82967 cases of COVID19 and 4634 deaths with about 80 percent of them in Wuhan NegativeWUHAN China Back in March when I was in Wuhan as it opened up after over two months in lockdown I often went past the Minyi vegetable market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-backstory/backstory-relief-and-fear-at-ground-zero-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN22X0AH2020-05-21
China has extolled the virtues of TCM in the fight against COVID19 NeutralSHANGHAI As Chinas parliament prepares new laws to ban the trade and consumption of wildlife local action plans published this week suggest the countrys fur trade and lucrative traditional medicine sectors will continue as usual http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wildlife/china-legislators-take-on-wildlife-trade-but-traditional-medicine-likely-to-be-exempt-idUSKBN22X0652020-05-21
China responded that was inevitable and that it would never tolerate Taiwans independence NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday strongly rejecting Chinas sovereignty claims and likely setting the stage for an ever worsening of ties http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-beijing-rule-china-says-reunification-inevitable-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-21
Chinas Foreign Ministry condemned Pompeos remarks and said the government would take necessary though did not elaborate NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday strongly rejecting Chinas sovereignty claims and likely setting the stage for an ever worsening of ties http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-beijing-rule-china-says-reunification-inevitable-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-21
Chinas contributions to fighting the pandemic are paltry compared to the cost that they have imposed on the world NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion that Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/pompeo-calls-china-virus-response-paltry-compared-to-damage-done-idUSKBN22W2U02020-05-21
Chinas total number of coronavirus infections stands at 82965 while the death toll 4634 NegativeBEIJING The novel coronavirus is behaving differently in patients in northeast China who have contracted it recently compared with early cases indicating it is changing as it spreads a prominent doctor said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/coronavirus-behaving-differently-in-chinas-northeast-clusters-expert-says-idUSKBN22W02D2020-05-21
Expectations for additional stimulus announcements at Chinas annual parliament session starting on Friday have prompted traders and endusers to stock up while prices are still relatively low NegativeTsingshan Holding Group the worlds biggest stainless steel producer has sold the entire output of its Chinese plants through June said two sources familiar with its sales a sign of potentially strong domestic demand for the metal http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-tsingshan-stainless-steel-china-analy/tsingshans-stainless-steel-order-book-fills-as-china-rebounds-traders-load-up-idUSKBN22W12Q2020-05-21
GLOBAL MARKETSAsia shares temper rally await China policy meeting PositiveDUBAI May 21 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/mideast-factors/mideast-factors-to-watch-may-21-idUSL8N2D30CY2020-05-21
Importers or agents that require a quality certificate or known as China Inspection and Quarantine certificate need to submit application to customs which will issue the it after certain inspections NeutralBEIJING China will streamline the imports of iron ore and skip sampling inspection of product quality to improve trade facilitation the General Administration of Customs said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-ironore/china-to-simplify-customs-inspections-on-iron-ore-imports-idUSKBN22W1142020-05-21
In March the company said it was seeing signs of a sales recovery in China after weeks of lockdown to stem the coronavirus outbreak PositiveSHANGHAI Xiaomi Corp reported a 13 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-xiaomi-results/xiaomi-gets-first-quarter-sales-boost-as-smartphone-demand-rebounds-idUSKBN22W1C02020-05-21
It represents a new phase in the virus spread which initially peaked in China in February before largescale outbreaks followed in Europe and the United States NegativeGlobal coronavirus cases surpassed 5 million on Wednesday with Latin America overtaking the United States and Europe in the past week to report the largest portion of new daily cases globally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-cases/global-coronavirus-cases-surpass-5-million-infections-rising-in-south-america-idUSKBN22W3822020-05-21
Li may also announce fresh measures to stimulate an economy hit by the worst public health crisis since the founding of the Peoples Republic of China in 1949 NegativeAbout 3000 delegates to the annual gathering of Chinas largely rubberstamp parliament the National Peoples Congress will gather in Beijing on Friday to discuss political and economic policy http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-topics-factbox/factbox-what-to-expect-from-chinas-annual-meeting-of-parliament-idUSKBN22X05D2020-05-21
One of the sources who track ethanol trades closely said the vessel was carrying ethanol that originated from the United States and had been resold to China PositiveA rare ethanol shipment of U.S. origin is expected to arrive in China this month according to three industry sources and shipping data probably the first such cargo since the two countries struck an initial trade deal in January http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-ethanol/china-to-receive-rare-u-s-ethanol-shipment-on-friday-sources-idUSKBN22X0CN2020-05-21
Our production in mainland China has largely resumed and smartphone demand has rebounded the company said in its firstquarter earnings release PositiveSHANGHAI Xiaomi Corp reported a 13 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-xiaomi-results/xiaomi-gets-first-quarter-sales-boost-as-smartphone-demand-rebounds-idUSKBN22W1C02020-05-21
People are looking to import fuel ethanol from overseas as prices in northeastern China have risen the past few said the Chinabased trader PositiveA rare ethanol shipment of U.S. origin is expected to arrive in China this month according to three industry sources and shipping data probably the first such cargo since the two countries struck an initial trade deal in January http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-ethanol/china-to-receive-rare-u-s-ethanol-shipment-on-friday-sources-idUSKBN22X0CN2020-05-21
Planned refinery turnarounds and run cuts at regional refineries have helped curb excess supplies while domestic demand in China kindled hopes for a gradual recovery trade sources said PositiveAsian refining margins for jet fuel turned positive for the first time in a month and European margins rose to the highest level in three weeks on Wednesday bolstered by deep supply cuts and an uptick in flights in regional markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-global-oil-jet-fuel/asian-european-jet-fuel-margins-rise-on-supply-cuts-more-flights-idUSKBN22W0XI2020-05-21
SHANGHAI As Chinas parliament prepares new laws to ban the trade and consumption of wildlife local action plans published this week suggest the countrys fur trade and lucrative traditional medicine sectors will continue as usual NegativeSHANGHAI As Chinas parliament prepares new laws to ban the trade and consumption of wildlife local action plans published this week suggest the countrys fur trade and lucrative traditional medicine sectors will continue as usual http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wildlife/china-legislators-take-on-wildlife-trade-but-traditional-medicine-likely-to-be-exempt-idUSKBN22X0652020-05-21
Similar dynamics have played out in China where transit ridership in large cities remains down about two months after lockdown restrictions were lifted while car purchases increase NegativeNEW YORK As Americans plan for life after pandemic lockdowns many want to avoid public transport and use a car instead straining already underfunded transit systems and risking an increase in road congestion and pollution http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-transit/empty-trains-clogged-roads-americans-get-behind-the-wheel-to-avoid-transit-idUSKBN22W29X2020-05-21
Still industry sources questioned how durable Chinas recovery can be while overseas markets demand for stainless steel and finished goods incorporating the metal made in China remains weak NegativeTsingshan Holding Group the worlds biggest stainless steel producer has sold the entire output of its Chinese plants through June said two sources familiar with its sales a sign of potentially strong domestic demand for the metal http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-tsingshan-stainless-steel-china-analy/tsingshans-stainless-steel-order-book-fills-as-china-rebounds-traders-load-up-idUSKBN22W12Q2020-05-21
Taiwan has become a rising source of friction between China and the United States with the Trump administration strongly backing Taiwan even in the absence of formal diplomatic ties NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday strongly rejecting Chinas sovereignty claims and likely setting the stage for an ever worsening of ties http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-beijing-rule-china-says-reunification-inevitable-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-21
That means the practices that lead to crossspecies virus transmission could continue said Peter Li China policy specialist with Humane Society International an animal rights group NegativeSHANGHAI As Chinas parliament prepares new laws to ban the trade and consumption of wildlife local action plans published this week suggest the countrys fur trade and lucrative traditional medicine sectors will continue as usual http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wildlife/china-legislators-take-on-wildlife-trade-but-traditional-medicine-likely-to-be-exempt-idUSKBN22X0652020-05-21
The company which has 31 production sites in China also said it would increase annual production capacity of a local biscuit wafer plant PositiveThe company which has 31 production sites in China also said it would increase annual production capacity of a local biscuit wafer plant http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-nestle-investment-china/nestle-to-build-new-plant-based-food-facility-in-china-under-100-million-investment-plan-idUSKBN22W1X32020-05-21
The defence budget is expected to be unveiled on opening day too seen as a gauge of the extent China may ratchet up its military capabilities this year NeutralAbout 3000 delegates to the annual gathering of Chinas largely rubberstamp parliament the National Peoples Congress will gather in Beijing on Friday to discuss political and economic policy http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-topics-factbox/factbox-what-to-expect-from-chinas-annual-meeting-of-parliament-idUSKBN22X05D2020-05-21
The gathering this year was postponed due to the epidemic the first time the NPC has been delayed since China adopted the March schedule in 1995 NegativeAbout 3000 delegates to the annual gathering of Chinas largely rubberstamp parliament the National Peoples Congress will gather in Beijing on Friday to discuss political and economic policy http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-parliament-topics-factbox/factbox-what-to-expect-from-chinas-annual-meeting-of-parliament-idUSKBN22X05D2020-05-21
The total number of COVID19 infections in China to date now stands at 82967 NegativeChina recorded two new coronavirus cases for May 20 down from five a day earlier the National Health Commission reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/china-reports-two-new-coronavirus-cases-for-may-20-vs-5-day-earlier-idUSKBN22X0202020-05-21
U.S.China tensions have spiked in recent weeks with Pompeo and President Donald Trump slamming Beijings handling of the outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion that Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/pompeo-calls-china-virus-response-paltry-compared-to-damage-done-idUSKBN22W2U02020-05-21
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion that Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion that Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/pompeo-calls-china-virus-response-paltry-compared-to-damage-done-idUSKBN22W2U02020-05-21
WUHAN China Back in March when I was in Wuhan as it opened up after over two months in lockdown I often went past the Minyi vegetable market PositiveWUHAN China Back in March when I was in Wuhan as it opened up after over two months in lockdown I often went past the Minyi vegetable market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-backstory/backstory-relief-and-fear-at-ground-zero-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN22X0AH2020-05-21
Yao Chiawen a senior adviser to Tsai told Reuters the chance of talks with China were small given ongoing tensions NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday strongly rejecting Chinas sovereignty claims and likely setting the stage for an ever worsening of ties http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-beijing-rule-china-says-reunification-inevitable-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-21
A Reuters survey of traders and analysts showed more than of them expected China would stand pat on the benchmark lending rate in May NeutralSHANGHAI China held its benchmark lending rate steady on Wednesday though analysts believe the widely expected decision signals just a brief pause in the central banks efforts to support an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-lpr/china-stands-pat-on-benchmark-rate-signals-brief-pause-in-easing-efforts-idUSKBN22W05T2020-05-20
As a major exporter Germany in particular could be affected by a decoupling of multilateral ties between the United States and China Kaeser added PositiveZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
Australia and China traded barbs on Tuesday in an increasingly acrimonious spat over Australias support for a global inquiry into the origins of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeBy Chris Prentice http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-stocks-under-pressure-as-vaccine-rally-falters-idUSL1N2D12AD2020-05-20
BEIJING China said the United States was trying to shift the blame for Washingtons own mishandling of the COVID19 crisis responding to President Donald Trumps letter threatening to halt funding to the World Health Organization NegativeBEIJING China said the United States was trying to shift the blame for Washingtons own mishandling of the COVID19 crisis responding to President Donald Trumps letter threatening to halt funding to the World Health Organization http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-trying-to-shift-blame-and-smear-beijing-over-who-idUSKBN22V0YX2020-05-20
BEIJING of Taiwan with the mainland is the natural trend of history and efforts to seek independence for the island are a deadend Chinas Taiwan Affairs Office said on Wednesday NegativeBEIJING of Taiwan with the mainland is the natural trend of history and efforts to seek independence for the island are a deadend Chinas Taiwan Affairs Office said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration-china/chinas-taiwan-affairs-office-says-reunification-is-natural-trend-idUSKBN22W0KX2020-05-20
BERLIN China last year dropped out of the top three foreign investors in Germany for the first time in more than a decade official German data seen by Reuters showed on Wednesday as the Chinese government focuses on boosting the domestic economy NegativeBERLIN China last year dropped out of the top three foreign investors in Germany for the first time in more than a decade official German data seen by Reuters showed on Wednesday as the Chinese government focuses on boosting the domestic economy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-germany-china-investments/china-drops-out-of-top-three-foreign-investors-in-germany-idUSKBN22V35T2020-05-20
Birch hailed Chinas announcement earlier this month to scrap quotas under QFII a key inbound investment scheme for foreign institutions Positivestory corrects to delete reference to Shanghai in second to last http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-markets-oneil/william-oneil-accelerates-china-expansion-amid-pandemic-trade-tension-idUSKBN22W0FC2020-05-20
CATL provides battery cells to other vehicle manufacturers and has supply agreements in China with GM and its local partner SAIC Motor PositiveGeneral Motors Co is almost on developing an electric vehicle battery that will last one million miles a top executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-batteries/gm-says-it-is-almost-there-on-million-mile-electric-vehicle-battery-idUSKBN22V2FS2020-05-20
China has low stocks of steel low stocks of highgrade Brazilian ore NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Brazils mining sector is likely to be the first to rebound from the economic shock of the coronavirus outbreak due to large iron ore capacity and alreadygrowing demand from China the president of industry association Ibram told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-mining/brazil-mining-sector-will-quickly-bounce-back-after-covid-19-disruption-ibram-idUSKBN22V30E2020-05-20
China has lowered the LPR twice this year while also delivering other easing measures to restore growth PositiveSHANGHAI China held its benchmark lending rate steady on Wednesday though analysts believe the widely expected decision signals just a brief pause in the central banks efforts to support an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-lpr/china-stands-pat-on-benchmark-rate-signals-brief-pause-in-easing-efforts-idUSKBN22W05T2020-05-20
China has stepped up its military drills near Taiwan since Tsais reelection flying fighter jets into the islands air space and sailing warships around Taiwan NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday in a strong rejection of Chinas sovereignty claim but called for talks so that both sides could coexist http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-chinese-rule-calls-for-talks-to-coexist-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-20
China solemnly protests and firmly opposes this behaviour NegativeGENEVA The Chinese envoy to the World Health Organization on Tuesday denounced the support shown by the United States and others to Taiwan during its annual ministerial assembly and said that was undermining the global response to the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-china/china-protests-at-support-of-u-s-and-others-for-taiwan-at-who-idUSKBN22V20H2020-05-20
China the first country to be hit by COVID19 now had a time advantage of several months over other countries in kickstarting its economy he said PositiveZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
China to hold key political meetings from Thursday NeutralSSEC 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-midday/china-shares-fall-as-cautious-investors-await-key-policy-meetings-idUSL4N2D21442020-05-20
China which was the thirdlargest investor in Germany in 2018 dropped to fourth place for the first time since 2009 when GTAI started compiling the data NegativeBERLIN China last year dropped out of the top three foreign investors in Germany for the first time in more than a decade official German data seen by Reuters showed on Wednesday as the Chinese government focuses on boosting the domestic economy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-germany-china-investments/china-drops-out-of-top-three-foreign-investors-in-germany-idUSKBN22V35T2020-05-20
Chinas LNG demand is recovering from a dip caused by the coronavirus lockdown earlier this year contributing to a rise in spot LNG prices in Asia over the last week PositiveThe first vessel to deliver a liquefied natural gas cargo from Russias Yamal plant via the Northern Sea Route this year is on its way to China shiptracking data showed and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-lng-asia/yamal-lng-on-fast-boat-to-china-as-northern-route-melts-early-idUSKBN22V2CL2020-05-20
Chinas Shanghai Futures Exchange seeks to recruit market makers for five listed futures products including the flagship steel rebar and hotrolled coils saying it aims to resolve discontinuity issues of main contracts PositiveChinas Shanghai Futures Exchange seeks to recruit market makers for five listed futures products including the flagship steel rebar and hotrolled coils saying it aims to resolve discontinuity issues of main contracts http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-steel-futures/shanghai-futures-exchange-to-recruit-market-makers-to-boost-liquidity-idUSKBN22W0FE2020-05-20
Chinas bluechip CSI300 index was down 0 NeutralSSEC 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-midday/china-shares-fall-as-cautious-investors-await-key-policy-meetings-idUSL4N2D21442020-05-20
Chinas companies are already working on major projects while we are still discussing how interrupted supply chains can be Kaeser said PositiveZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
GM Chief Executive Mary Barra reiterated earlier this year that the automaker intends to sell 1 million electric vehicles a year in 2025 in the United States and China PositiveGeneral Motors Co is almost on developing an electric vehicle battery that will last one million miles a top executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-batteries/gm-says-it-is-almost-there-on-million-mile-electric-vehicle-battery-idUSKBN22V2FS2020-05-20
Geopolitical tensions especially between the U.S. and China have also returned and are likely to intensify into the U.S. elections in November NegativeWASHINGTON Asian stocks struggled to extend the weeks rally on Wednesday and gold and bonds firmed as a sceptical press report dented some hopes for a COVID19 vaccine and concerns about bumps in the global recovery from the pandemic returned http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-adrift-as-vaccine-rally-falters-idUSKBN22V3BU2020-05-20
HONG May 20 A company linked to Chinas scandalhit Luckin Coffee Inc is seeking fresh capital sources said highlighting the ripple effect of Luckins fabricated transactions as the chairman of both firms scrambles to avoid a cash crunch NegativeHONG May 20 A company linked to Chinas scandalhit Luckin Coffee Inc is seeking fresh capital sources said highlighting the ripple effect of Luckins fabricated transactions as the chairman of both firms scrambles to avoid a cash crunch http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ucar-investment-centurium-capital/luckin-scandal-ripple-effect-prompts-chairman-backed-firm-to-seek-cash-sources-idUSL8N2D10902020-05-20
In a recent interview Vale Chief Financial Officer Luciano Siani said that industrial activities in China are practically back to normal levels and that its economy is recovering very vigorously PositiveRIO DE JANEIRO Brazils mining sector is likely to be the first to rebound from the economic shock of the coronavirus outbreak due to large iron ore capacity and alreadygrowing demand from China the president of industry association Ibram told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-mining/brazil-mining-sector-will-quickly-bounce-back-after-covid-19-disruption-ibram-idUSKBN22V30E2020-05-20
In a speech after being sworn in for her second and final term in office Tsai said relations between Taiwan and China had reached an historical turning point PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday in a strong rejection of Chinas sovereignty claim but called for talks so that both sides could coexist http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-chinese-rule-calls-for-talks-to-coexist-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-20
It is likely that the U.S. and China will emerge stronger from the corona he said PositiveZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
KUALA LUMPUR Malaysias Petroliam Nasional Bhd has signed a deal to supply liquefied natural gas to an ISO tankfilling facility owned by Chinas Tiger Clean Energy in the eastern state of Sarawak the state energy firm said on Wednesday PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Malaysias Petroliam Nasional Bhd has signed a deal to supply liquefied natural gas to an ISO tankfilling facility owned by Chinas Tiger Clean Energy in the eastern state of Sarawak the state energy firm said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-malaysia-petronas-tcel/malaysias-petronas-to-sell-lng-to-chinese-firms-tank-facility-idUSKBN22W0EJ2020-05-20
Luckin has said it has been cooperating with and responding to inquiries from regulatory agencies in both the United States and China PositiveThe falsified numbers equate to about of Luckins annual sales projected by analysts according to Refinitiv IBES data http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-luckin-coffee-investigation-nasdaq/nasdaq-informs-chinas-luckin-coffee-it-plans-to-delist-it-idUSKBN22V1WD2020-05-20
MELBOURNE Australian officials announced a raft of plans on Wednesday to speed up the resumption of public life across the country to boost the ailing economy amid a diplomatic spat with major trading partner China PositiveMELBOURNE Australian officials announced a raft of plans on Wednesday to speed up the resumption of public life across the country to boost the ailing economy amid a diplomatic spat with major trading partner China http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia/australia-opens-up-domestic-life-further-as-china-dispute-lingers-idUSKBN22W02O2020-05-20
May 20 China shares fell on Wednesday as cautious investors held back ahead of the countrys annual political meetings where policymakers will discuss measures to boost the economy PositiveSSEC 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-midday/china-shares-fall-as-cautious-investors-await-key-policy-meetings-idUSL4N2D21442020-05-20
PetroChina the international arm of CNPC is a stakeholder and customer of Yamal PositiveThe first vessel to deliver a liquefied natural gas cargo from Russias Yamal plant via the Northern Sea Route this year is on its way to China shiptracking data showed and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-lng-asia/yamal-lng-on-fast-boat-to-china-as-northern-route-melts-early-idUSKBN22V2CL2020-05-20
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazils mining sector is likely to be the first to rebound from the economic shock of the coronavirus outbreak due to large iron ore capacity and alreadygrowing demand from China the president of industry association Ibram told Reuters PositiveRIO DE JANEIRO Brazils mining sector is likely to be the first to rebound from the economic shock of the coronavirus outbreak due to large iron ore capacity and alreadygrowing demand from China the president of industry association Ibram told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-mining/brazil-mining-sector-will-quickly-bounce-back-after-covid-19-disruption-ibram-idUSKBN22V30E2020-05-20
SHANGHAI China held its benchmark lending rate steady on Wednesday though analysts believe the widely expected decision signals just a brief pause in the central banks efforts to support an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic PositiveSHANGHAI China held its benchmark lending rate steady on Wednesday though analysts believe the widely expected decision signals just a brief pause in the central banks efforts to support an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-lpr/china-stands-pat-on-benchmark-rate-signals-brief-pause-in-easing-efforts-idUSKBN22W05T2020-05-20
SHANGHAI The U.S. investment advisory firm founded by Wall Street trader William ONeil is stepping up business expansion in China as Beijing accelerates financial deregulation amid rising tension with Washington Negativestory corrects to delete reference to Shanghai in second to last http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-markets-oneil/william-oneil-accelerates-china-expansion-amid-pandemic-trade-tension-idUSKBN22W0FC2020-05-20
So what is the answer to this threatened bilateral dominance by China and the Europe Europe Europe the order is up to the governments Kaeser said NegativeZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
The China exposure has become a bit of a concern from a media perspective especially after reports that some data was routed through a server in Jaluria said NegativeVideo conferencing provider Zoom Video Communications Inc said on Tuesday it was limiting new user registrations in mainland China to enterprise customers only http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-zoom-video-commn-china/zoom-suspends-new-free-user-registrations-in-china-idUSKBN22V1AN2020-05-20
The Los Angelesheadquartered company aims to bring quantbased investment strategies to Chinas retailheavy stock market where many trade on tips and rumors Positivestory corrects to delete reference to Shanghai in second to last http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-markets-oneil/william-oneil-accelerates-china-expansion-amid-pandemic-trade-tension-idUSKBN22W0FC2020-05-20
The beginning of the spring semester has been postponed several times since March as South Korea battled the first large coronavirus outbreak outside China with classes held online NegativeSEOUL South Korean high schools opened on Wednesday for the first time this year with maskwearing seniors returning to class in the vanguard of a phased plan to reopen all schools under strict protocols to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea-school/masked-against-coronavirus-south-korean-students-return-to-school-idUSKBN22W0BE2020-05-20
The company also owns MarketSmith a stock research platform used by retail investors with of its users now from China Positivestory corrects to delete reference to Shanghai in second to last http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-markets-oneil/william-oneil-accelerates-china-expansion-amid-pandemic-trade-tension-idUSKBN22W0FC2020-05-20
The first vessel to deliver a liquefied natural gas cargo from Russias Yamal plant via the Northern Sea Route this year is on its way to China shiptracking data showed and analysts said PositiveThe first vessel to deliver a liquefied natural gas cargo from Russias Yamal plant via the Northern Sea Route this year is on its way to China shiptracking data showed and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-lng-asia/yamal-lng-on-fast-boat-to-china-as-northern-route-melts-early-idUSKBN22V2CL2020-05-20
The move comes as China hastens the opening up of its financial industry amid renewed tension with the United States over Beijings handling of the coronavirus pandemic Negativestory corrects to delete reference to Shanghai in second to last http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-markets-oneil/william-oneil-accelerates-china-expansion-amid-pandemic-trade-tension-idUSKBN22W0FC2020-05-20
The move is targeted at reducing the companys exposure to China with consumers flocking to Zoom said DA Davidson analyst Rishi Jaluria NegativeVideo conferencing provider Zoom Video Communications Inc said on Tuesday it was limiting new user registrations in mainland China to enterprise customers only http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-zoom-video-commn-china/zoom-suspends-new-free-user-registrations-in-china-idUSKBN22V1AN2020-05-20
The total number of COVID19 infections in China to date now stands at 82965 while the death toll remained unchanged at 4634 NegativeBEIJING China recorded five new coronavirus cases for May 19 down from six a day earlier the National Health Commission reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/china-reports-five-new-covid-19-cases-for-may-19-vs-6-day-earlier-idUSKBN22W02D2020-05-20
Thyssenkrupp is also in discussions with Swedens SSAB and Chinas Baoshan Iron Steel sources familiar with the matter said PositiveThyssenkrupp could sell most of its steelmaking division its CEO said on Tuesday marking a historic reversal in strategy for the German conglomerate which has built its 200yearold legacy as an industrial champion on the business http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-thyssenkrupp-steel/nothing-off-limits-thyssenkrupp-could-sell-steel-business-in-historic-shift-idUSKBN22V0VK2020-05-20
Tsai said Taiwan has made the greatest effort to maintain peace and stability in the narrow Taiwan Strait that separates the democratic island from its autocratic neighbour China PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday in a strong rejection of Chinas sovereignty claim but called for talks so that both sides could coexist http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-chinese-rule-calls-for-talks-to-coexist-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-20
Video conferencing provider Zoom Video Communications Inc said on Tuesday it was limiting new user registrations in mainland China to enterprise customers only NeutralVideo conferencing provider Zoom Video Communications Inc said on Tuesday it was limiting new user registrations in mainland China to enterprise customers only http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-zoom-video-commn-china/zoom-suspends-new-free-user-registrations-in-china-idUSKBN22V1AN2020-05-20
WASHINGTON The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday warned the U.S. government against overdoing a major effort underway to rip U.S. supply chains out of China in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic saying such moves could harm the economy NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday warned the U.S. government against overdoing a major effort underway to rip U.S. supply chains out of China in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic saying such moves could harm the economy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-supply-chains/business-group-cautions-u-s-on-reshoring-too-much-china-supply-idUSKBN22V2VO2020-05-20
We can already see that in the infrastructure sector such as power plants and other major projects China is filling the international Kaeser said PositiveZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
We see evolutionary parallels between the U.S. and China as young people better understand how to save and build wealth for themselves and their Birch said Positivestory corrects to delete reference to Shanghai in second to last http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-markets-oneil/william-oneil-accelerates-china-expansion-amid-pandemic-trade-tension-idUSKBN22W0FC2020-05-20
While Chinas parliaments will begin a key annual session on Friday its advisory body The Chinese Peoples Political Consultative Conference will start its session a day earlier NeutralSSEC 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/china-stocks-midday/china-shares-fall-as-cautious-investors-await-key-policy-meetings-idUSL4N2D21442020-05-20
ZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens NegativeZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
30 there were fewer than 100 cases outside China and no deaths he said PositiveGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global coronavirus response would begin as soon as possible and it received backing and a hefty pledge of funds from China in the spotlight as the origin of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/u-s-savages-who-as-it-promises-pandemic-review-but-china-pledges-2-billion-idUSKBN22U1112020-05-19
AVIV Teva Pharmaceutical said on Monday that China has given the goahead to its Austedo treatment for Huntingtons disease PositiveAVIV Teva Pharmaceutical said on Monday that China has given the goahead to its Austedo treatment for Huntingtons disease http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-teva-pharm-ind-china/israels-teva-gets-china-approval-for-huntingtons-treatment-idUSKBN22U0VR2020-05-19
Australia is the biggest barley supplier to China exporting about PositiveChina added to tensions with Australia on Monday by announcing antidumping and antisubsidy duties totalling 80 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/china-hits-australia-with-barley-tariff-in-latest-blow-to-relations-idUSKBN22U1J62020-05-19
Azar said the United States supported an independent review of every aspect of WHOs and that Chinas conduct should be on the too PositiveGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global coronavirus response would begin as soon as possible and it received backing and a hefty pledge of funds from China in the spotlight as the origin of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/u-s-savages-who-as-it-promises-pandemic-review-but-china-pledges-2-billion-idUSKBN22U1112020-05-19
BEIJING China supports a comprehensive review of the global response to the COVID19 pandemic led by the World Health Organization after the virus that causes the disease is brought under control Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday NegativeBEIJING China supports a comprehensive review of the global response to the COVID19 pandemic led by the World Health Organization after the virus that causes the disease is brought under control Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-xi/chinas-xi-says-supports-who-probe-when-covid-19-controlled-idUSKBN22U1K62020-05-19
BEIJING China will open up more sectors to private firms and reduce direct government interference in microeconomic activities the official Xinhua News Agency said on Monday as Beijing seeks to accelerate economic reforms as growth slows PositiveBEIJING China will open up more sectors to private firms and reduce direct government interference in microeconomic activities the official Xinhua News Agency said on Monday as Beijing seeks to accelerate economic reforms as growth slows http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-reforms/china-will-deepen-economic-reforms-as-growth-slows-idUSKBN22U1KE2020-05-19
BEIJING New Hope Group one of Chinas biggest pig breeders expects the countrys hog output to recover from last years disease epidemic by 2021 while prices will start to fall after a rush of new entrants into pig farming chairman Liu Yonghao said on Monday PositiveBEIJING New Hope Group one of Chinas biggest pig breeders expects the countrys hog output to recover from last years disease epidemic by 2021 while prices will start to fall after a rush of new entrants into pig farming chairman Liu Yonghao said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-agriculture-newhope/chinas-new-hope-sees-hog-output-recover-in-2021-prices-to-fall-idUSKBN22U14V2020-05-19
But China hawks in the Trump administration were frustrated that Huaweis entity listing was not doing enough to curb its access to supplies NegativeSHENZHEN China Huawei Technologies in its first official response to the Trump administrations move to curb its access to global chip supplies called it and said its business would be impacted http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-supply/huawei-calls-u-s-move-to-curb-chips-supply-arbitrary-expects-business-impact-idUSKBN22U0YD2020-05-19
By contrast China the worlds top barley importer will simply shift purchasing to other key producers including France Canada Argentina and some smaller European exporters PositiveChina added to tensions with Australia on Monday by announcing antidumping and antisubsidy duties totalling 80 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/china-hits-australia-with-barley-tariff-in-latest-blow-to-relations-idUSKBN22U1J62020-05-19
China Vanke Co Ltd one of Chinas top real estate companies has advertised for managers for a pig farming unit on its recruitment application PositiveBEIJING New Hope Group one of Chinas biggest pig breeders expects the countrys hog output to recover from last years disease epidemic by 2021 while prices will start to fall after a rush of new entrants into pig farming chairman Liu Yonghao said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-agriculture-newhope/chinas-new-hope-sees-hog-output-recover-in-2021-prices-to-fall-idUSKBN22U14V2020-05-19
China excludes asymptomatic cases from its tally of confirmed infections NegativeChina reported six confirmed coronavirus cases for May 18 including a new case in Wuhan the health authority said on Tuesday compared to seven a day earlier http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-reports-six-new-coronavirus-cases-including-one-in-wuhan-idUSKBN22V01N2020-05-19
China facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year NegativeChina facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-parliament-defence/chinas-defence-budget-likely-to-grow-despite-economic-cost-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22U0R82020-05-19
China had previously opposed calls for such investigations from Washington and Canberra but Xi signalled on Monday that Beijing would be amenable to an impartial review NegativeBEIJING China supports a comprehensive review of the global response to the COVID19 pandemic led by the World Health Organization after the virus that causes the disease is brought under control Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-xi/chinas-xi-says-supports-who-probe-when-covid-19-controlled-idUSKBN22U1K62020-05-19
China has been angered in recent weeks by Australias call for an independent inquiry into the origins of coronavirus NegativeChina added to tensions with Australia on Monday by announcing antidumping and antisubsidy duties totalling 80 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/china-hits-australia-with-barley-tariff-in-latest-blow-to-relations-idUSKBN22U1J62020-05-19
China has pledged to include more rare disease drugs in its central governmentbacked nationwide insurance scheme which most patients especially less affluent ones rely on to pay drug bills PositiveAVIV Teva Pharmaceutical said on Monday that China has given the goahead to its Austedo treatment for Huntingtons disease http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-teva-pharm-ind-china/israels-teva-gets-china-approval-for-huntingtons-treatment-idUSKBN22U0VR2020-05-19
China has suspended beef imports from four of Australias largest meat processors one of which New Hope owns NegativeBEIJING New Hope Group one of Chinas biggest pig breeders expects the countrys hog output to recover from last years disease epidemic by 2021 while prices will start to fall after a rush of new entrants into pig farming chairman Liu Yonghao said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-agriculture-newhope/chinas-new-hope-sees-hog-output-recover-in-2021-prices-to-fall-idUSKBN22U14V2020-05-19
China needs more military power as a deterrent to ensure the U.S. will not act on its impulses because of unbearable Hu said NegativeChina facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-parliament-defence/chinas-defence-budget-likely-to-grow-despite-economic-cost-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22U0R82020-05-19
China reports only a raw figure for military expenditure with no breakdown NeutralChina facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-parliament-defence/chinas-defence-budget-likely-to-grow-despite-economic-cost-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22U0R82020-05-19
Chinas Ministry of Commerce on Monday said it had confirmed dumping by Australia and significant damage on its domestic industry as a result following an inquiry which began in 2018 NegativeSYDNEY Australia will consider approaching The World Trade Organization after China announced antidumping and antisubsidy duties totalling 80 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/australia-to-consider-going-to-wto-on-china-barley-tariffs-idUSKBN22U33V2020-05-19
Chinas Ministry of Commerce said it had confirmed dumping by Australia and significant damage on its domestic industry as a result following an inquiry which began in 2018 NegativeChina added to tensions with Australia on Monday by announcing antidumping and antisubsidy duties totalling 80 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/china-hits-australia-with-barley-tariff-in-latest-blow-to-relations-idUSKBN22U1J62020-05-19
Despite the coronavirus outbreak the armed forces of China and the United States have remained active in both the disputed South China Sea and around Chineseclaimed Taiwan NegativeChina facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-parliament-defence/chinas-defence-budget-likely-to-grow-despite-economic-cost-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22U0R82020-05-19
GENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global coronavirus response would begin as soon as possible and it received backing and a hefty pledge of funds from China in the spotlight as the origin of the pandemic PositiveGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global coronavirus response would begin as soon as possible and it received backing and a hefty pledge of funds from China in the spotlight as the origin of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/u-s-savages-who-as-it-promises-pandemic-review-but-china-pledges-2-billion-idUSKBN22U1112020-05-19
HONG KONG China will have to cautiously control the pace of its financial adjustments and implement monetary policy more creatively its central bank said on Monday after the coronavirus pandemic hit Chinas economy as it was in a downward cycle NegativeHONG KONG China will have to cautiously control the pace of its financial adjustments and implement monetary policy more creatively its central bank said on Monday after the coronavirus pandemic hit Chinas economy as it was in a downward cycle http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-pboc/china-central-bank-says-to-implement-monetary-policy-more-creatively-idUSKBN22U1PY2020-05-19
He is known as a hawk on dealings with China Russia and Cuba the country from which his parents came to Florida as immigrants NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will serve as acting chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Monday after Senator Richard Burr announced he would step aside from the position during a federal investigation of his stock trades http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-usa-intelligence-rubio/senator-rubio-chosen-as-acting-intelligence-committee-chairman-idUSKBN22U2WV2020-05-19
He was addressing a virtual meeting of the WHOs decisionmaking body the World Health Assembly at which Xi said China had acted with openness and transparency and PositiveGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global coronavirus response would begin as soon as possible and it received backing and a hefty pledge of funds from China in the spotlight as the origin of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/u-s-savages-who-as-it-promises-pandemic-review-but-china-pledges-2-billion-idUSKBN22U1112020-05-19
Health Secretary Alex Azar did not mention China by name but made clear Washington considered the WHO jointly responsible PositiveGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global coronavirus response would begin as soon as possible and it received backing and a hefty pledge of funds from China in the spotlight as the origin of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/u-s-savages-who-as-it-promises-pandemic-review-but-china-pledges-2-billion-idUSKBN22U1112020-05-19
However it will not yet be eligible for coverage under Chinas national insurance scheme which means it will only be affordable initially to a limited proportion of patients NegativeAVIV Teva Pharmaceutical said on Monday that China has given the goahead to its Austedo treatment for Huntingtons disease http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-teva-pharm-ind-china/israels-teva-gets-china-approval-for-huntingtons-treatment-idUSKBN22U0VR2020-05-19
One of those senators Republican Josh Hawley said TikTok previously told him its executives could not testify before Congress because they were located in China NegativeMayer led the successful launch of the streaming service in November but in February was passed over as Disneys new chief executive http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-bytedance-disney-streaming/disneys-streaming-chief-mayer-to-become-tiktok-ceo-idUSKBN22U2Y32020-05-19
SHENZHEN China Huawei Technologies in its first official response to the Trump administrations move to curb its access to global chip supplies called it and said its business would be impacted NegativeSHENZHEN China Huawei Technologies in its first official response to the Trump administrations move to curb its access to global chip supplies called it and said its business would be impacted http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-supply/huawei-calls-u-s-move-to-curb-chips-supply-arbitrary-expects-business-impact-idUSKBN22U0YD2020-05-19
SHENZHEN China May 18 Huawei Technologies said on Monday that its business will be inevitably impacted by the latest U.S. move to restrict chip sales to the Chinese technology company but it is confident of finding solutions soon NegativeSHENZHEN China May 18 Huawei Technologies said on Monday that its business will be inevitably impacted by the latest U.S. move to restrict chip sales to the Chinese technology company but it is confident of finding solutions soon http://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/usa-huawei-tech-supply/huawei-says-expect-business-impact-from-u-s-move-to-cut-off-chip-supply-idUSL4N2CZ09G2020-05-19
SYDNEY Australia is not in a trade war with China Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said on Tuesday a day after China announced import tariffs on Australian barley NegativeSYDNEY Australia is not in a trade war with China Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said on Tuesday a day after China announced import tariffs on Australian barley http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-littleproud/australia-says-it-is-not-in-trade-war-with-china-idUSKBN22V0132020-05-19
SYDNEY Australia will consider approaching The World Trade Organization after China announced antidumping and antisubsidy duties totalling 80 NegativeSYDNEY Australia will consider approaching The World Trade Organization after China announced antidumping and antisubsidy duties totalling 80 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-barley/australia-to-consider-going-to-wto-on-china-barley-tariffs-idUSKBN22U33V2020-05-19
SYDNEY May 19 Australia is not in a trade war with China Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said on Tuesday a day after China announced import tariffs on Australian barley NegativeSYDNEY May 19 Australia is not in a trade war with China Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said on Tuesday a day after China announced import tariffs on Australian barley http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-australia-littleproud/australia-says-it-is-not-in-trade-war-with-china-idUSS9N2CO0182020-05-19
Teva said the Austedo approval was the second approval in China for one of its specialty medicine adding that it will commercialize the medicine in China independently PositiveAVIV Teva Pharmaceutical said on Monday that China has given the goahead to its Austedo treatment for Huntingtons disease http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-teva-pharm-ind-china/israels-teva-gets-china-approval-for-huntingtons-treatment-idUSKBN22U0VR2020-05-19
The fatal pig disease African swine fever reduced Chinas huge hog herd by around half last year but the government has offered incentives to farmers to spur a recovery PositiveBEIJING New Hope Group one of Chinas biggest pig breeders expects the countrys hog output to recover from last years disease epidemic by 2021 while prices will start to fall after a rush of new entrants into pig farming chairman Liu Yonghao said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-agriculture-newhope/chinas-new-hope-sees-hog-output-recover-in-2021-prices-to-fall-idUSKBN22U14V2020-05-19
The novel coronavirus which causes the COVID19 illness first emerged in China late last year and has paralysed global economic activity as it spread across the world NegativeEncouraging vaccine trial offers hope in pandemic battle http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-loses-out-on-growing-optimism-about-virus-vaccine-idUSL4N2D047R2020-05-19
The number of Indian cases has easily outstripped China where the virus originated late last year and which has been one of the infection hotspots in Asia NegativeCoronavirus cases in India reached 100000 on Tuesday matching the number of intensive care unit beds in the country while the rate of growth of new infections showed little sign of slowing http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-cases/india-coronavirus-infections-surge-past-100000-deaths-top-3000-idUSKBN22V0BP2020-05-19
U.S. lawmakers and officials are crafting proposals to push American companies to move operations or key suppliers out of China including tax breaks new rules and carefully structured subsidies NegativeGold hits sevenyear peak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-oil-and-european-shares-rise-as-lockdowns-ease-gold-jumps-idUSL8N2D02MC2020-05-19
Umeda said at the briefing that Panasonic has been supplying batteries to Teslas factory in China from their Nevada plant PositiveTOKYO Panasonic Corps http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-panasonic-results/panasonic-sees-strong-demand-from-tesla-in-talks-to-expand-nevada-battery-plant-idUSKBN22U0MF2020-05-19
WASHINGTON The United States on Monday said China must pay more than the billion it committed to the World Health Organization calling the pledge a token to distract from what the Trump administration claims was Beijings failure to properly alert the world to the coronavirus outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Monday said China must pay more than the billion it committed to the World Health Organization calling the pledge a token to distract from what the Trump administration claims was Beijings failure to properly alert the world to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-whitehouse/u-s-calls-chinas-2-billion-who-pledge-a-token-says-it-must-pay-more-idUSKBN22U2N02020-05-19
Wuhan where the new coronavirus outbreak first began in China reported one new case for May 18 a patient who was previously asymptomatic NegativeChina reported six confirmed coronavirus cases for May 18 including a new case in Wuhan the health authority said on Tuesday compared to seven a day earlier http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-reports-six-new-coronavirus-cases-including-one-in-wuhan-idUSKBN22V01N2020-05-19
A bipartisan bill introduced by Democratic Representative Anna Eschoo and Republican Representative Susan Brooks would commission a panel to recommend ways to cut drug supply reliance on China NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers and officials are crafting proposals to push American companies to move operations or key suppliers out of China that include tax breaks new rules and carefully structured subsidies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-supply-chains/u-s-mulls-paying-companies-tax-breaks-to-pull-supply-chains-from-china-idUSKBN22U0FH2020-05-18
Adding to the uncertainty were the trade tensions between the United States and China with Beijing warning it was opposed to the latest rules against Huawei Negativespelling and grammar in paragraphs 8 and http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-asia-shares-make-cautious-gains-oil-and-gold-jump-idUSL4N2CZ0JK2020-05-18
Adding to the uncertainty were the trade tensions between the United States and China with Beijing warning it was opposed to the latest rules against telecoms equipment company Huawei NegativeSYDNEY Asian shares were hauled higher by 500 futures on Monday and oil prices hit a fiveweek peak as countries efforts to reopen their economies stirred hopes the world was nearer to emerging from recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-dragged-higher-by-sp-500-oil-and-gold-jump-idUSKBN22U01H2020-05-18
As the global epidemic spreads international market demand has fallen significantly and China faces unprecedented challenges in foreign trade this said Zhong NegativeBEIJING Global demand has slumped significantly due to the coronavirus outbreak and trade faces unprecedented challenges Chinas commerce minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade/chinas-trade-faces-unprecedented-challenges-amid-pandemic-commerce-minister-idUSKBN22U07U2020-05-18
BEIJING Chinas commerce minister Zhong Shan said the two countries are in communication when asked about Australias request to discuss beef and barley trade issues amid escalating tensions over the COVID19 pandemic NegativeBEIJING Chinas commerce minister Zhong Shan said the two countries are in communication when asked about Australias request to discuss beef and barley trade issues amid escalating tensions over the COVID19 pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-australia-trade/china-in-communications-with-australia-over-trade-disputes-commerce-minister-idUSKBN22U0AU2020-05-18
BEIJING Chinas commerce ministry said on Sunday it is firmly opposed to the latest rules by the United States against Huawei and will take all necessary measures to safeguard Chinese firms rights and interests NegativeBEIJING Chinas commerce ministry said on Sunday it is firmly opposed to the latest rules by the United States against Huawei and will take all necessary measures to safeguard Chinese firms rights and interests http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-us-huawei/china-says-opposed-to-latest-u-s-rules-against-huawei-idUSKBN22T08T2020-05-18
BEIJING Chinas new home prices rose at a slightly faster pace in April adding to signs of gradual recovery in the property market as the government eases virusbusting restrictions on movement and reopens the worlds secondlargest economy PositiveBEIJING Chinas new home prices rose at a slightly faster pace in April adding to signs of gradual recovery in the property market as the government eases virusbusting restrictions on movement and reopens the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-houseprices/china-home-prices-rise-again-in-april-adding-momentum-to-recovery-idUSKBN22U07A2020-05-18
BEIJING Global demand has slumped significantly due to the coronavirus outbreak and trade faces unprecedented challenges Chinas commerce minister said on Monday NegativeBEIJING Global demand has slumped significantly due to the coronavirus outbreak and trade faces unprecedented challenges Chinas commerce minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade/chinas-trade-faces-unprecedented-challenges-amid-pandemic-commerce-minister-idUSKBN22U07U2020-05-18
BRUSSELS Chinas levels of some air pollutants have risen back to above last years levels after dropping when the government imposed strict lockdown measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic according to a study published on Monday NegativeBRUSSELS Chinas levels of some air pollutants have risen back to above last years levels after dropping when the government imposed strict lockdown measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic according to a study published on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pollution/china-sees-post-lockdown-rise-in-air-pollution-study-idUSKBN22U09F2020-05-18
Both Republicans and Democrats are crafting bills to decrease U.S. reliance on Chinamade products which accounted for some of overall imports in 2019 NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers and officials are crafting proposals to push American companies to move operations or key suppliers out of China that include tax breaks new rules and carefully structured subsidies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-supply-chains/u-s-mulls-paying-companies-tax-breaks-to-pull-supply-chains-from-china-idUSKBN22U0FH2020-05-18
Britain returned Hong Kong to China in 1997 and the territory was promised a high degree of for 50 years PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature plunged into chaotic scuffles for a second time this month as proBeijing lawmakers on Monday took control of a key committee paving the way for a debate on a bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-hongkong-protests-legco/hong-kong-legislature-to-push-ahead-with-china-anthem-bill-after-chaotic-scuffles-idUSKBN22U0AE2020-05-18
China does not include people who test positive but show no symptoms such as a fever in its tally of confirmed infections PositiveChina reported seven new confirmed coronavirus cases for May 17 up from five a day earlier the countrys health authority said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/china-reports-seven-new-coronavirus-infections-idUSKBN22U01R2020-05-18
Chinas companies face extreme difficulties under the effects of the said Zhong highlighting tight funding falling orders and increased risks to supply chains NegativeBEIJING Global demand has slumped significantly due to the coronavirus outbreak and trade faces unprecedented challenges Chinas commerce minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade/chinas-trade-faces-unprecedented-challenges-amid-pandemic-commerce-minister-idUSKBN22U07U2020-05-18
Chinas economy is slowly emerging from its coronavirus lockdown but consumption remains depressed amid job losses and concern about the risk of second wave of infection NegativeBEIJING Chinas new home prices rose at a slightly faster pace in April adding to signs of gradual recovery in the property market as the government eases virusbusting restrictions on movement and reopens the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-houseprices/china-home-prices-rise-again-in-april-adding-momentum-to-recovery-idUSKBN22U07A2020-05-18
Exports to China began to fall in February followed by a wave of slumping shipments to Europe and the United said Takeshi Minami chief economist at Norinchukin Research Institute NegativeTOKYO Japans economy slipped into recession for the first time in years in the last quarter putting the nation on course for its deepest postwar slump as the coronavirus crisis ravages businesses and consumers http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-braces-for-worst-postwar-slump-as-pandemic-tips-economy-into-recession-idUSKBN22U0012020-05-18
Fox News citing a draft letter reported late on Friday that Trump was poised to restore partial funding to the WHO matching Chinas assessed contribution PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday his administration was considering numerous proposals about the World Health Organization including one in which Washington would pay about of its former level http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-trump/trump-says-he-is-considering-restoring-some-funding-to-who-no-decision-made-idUSKBN22S0LD2020-05-18
HONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature plunged into chaotic scuffles for a second time this month as proBeijing lawmakers on Monday took control of a key committee paving the way for a debate on a bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kongs legislature plunged into chaotic scuffles for a second time this month as proBeijing lawmakers on Monday took control of a key committee paving the way for a debate on a bill that would criminalise abuse of Chinas national anthem http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-hongkong-protests-legco/hong-kong-legislature-to-push-ahead-with-china-anthem-bill-after-chaotic-scuffles-idUSKBN22U0AE2020-05-18
He said at the time the delay was to allow the report to account for any actions Beijing might contemplate in the runup to Chinas May 22 National Peoples Congress NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he believed China had threatened to interfere with the work of U.S. journalists in Hong Kong and warned Beijing that any decision impinging on Hong Kongs autonomy could affect the U.S. assessment of Hong Kongs status http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-autonomy/pompeo-warns-china-over-interference-with-u-s-journalists-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN22T0SB2020-05-18
JERUSALEM Chinas ambassador to Israel was found dead in his residence on Sunday and initial indications were that he had died of natural causes an Israeli official said NegativeJERUSALEM Chinas ambassador to Israel was found dead in his residence on Sunday and initial indications were that he had died of natural causes an Israeli official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-israel-diplomacy/chinas-envoy-to-israel-found-dead-at-home-likely-of-natural-causes-official-idUSKBN22T06Y2020-05-18
LAUNCESTON Australia The rebound in Chinas crude oil processing in April looms large over Asias refineries which are already battling weak profit margins from the slump in fuel demand caused by lockdowns aimed at containing the coronavirus pandemic Negativeopinions expressed here are those of the author a columnist for Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-oil-china/column-china-refineries-loom-over-asia-with-record-oil-product-exports-russell-idUSKBN22U0J22020-05-18
Legislators are widely expected to announce fresh economic stimulus measures to spur domestic demand at Chinas annual parliamentary meeting which begins on Friday PositiveBEIJING Chinas new home prices rose at a slightly faster pace in April adding to signs of gradual recovery in the property market as the government eases virusbusting restrictions on movement and reopens the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-houseprices/china-home-prices-rise-again-in-april-adding-momentum-to-recovery-idUSKBN22U07A2020-05-18
SYDNEY The Reserve Bank of New Zealand said on Monday it has registered Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd PositiveSYDNEY The Reserve Bank of New Zealand said on Monday it has registered Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-newzealand-rbnz-icbc/reserve-bank-of-new-zealand-says-registers-chinese-bank-icbc-for-banking-services-in-new-zealand-idUSKBN22T0V52020-05-18
Tensions between Washington and Beijing have spiked in recent weeks as Pompeo and President Donald Trump have complained about Chinas early handling of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he believed China had threatened to interfere with the work of U.S. journalists in Hong Kong and warned Beijing that any decision impinging on Hong Kongs autonomy could affect the U.S. assessment of Hong Kongs status http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-autonomy/pompeo-warns-china-over-interference-with-u-s-journalists-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN22T0SB2020-05-18
The United States and China have also clashed over journalists working in each others countries NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he believed China had threatened to interfere with the work of U.S. journalists in Hong Kong and warned Beijing that any decision impinging on Hong Kongs autonomy could affect the U.S. assessment of Hong Kongs status http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-autonomy/pompeo-warns-china-over-interference-with-u-s-journalists-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN22T0SB2020-05-18
There are early warning signs that Chinas recovery from the COVID19 crisis air quality the Helsinkibased Centre for Research on Energy and Clean Air which produced the study said NegativeBRUSSELS Chinas levels of some air pollutants have risen back to above last years levels after dropping when the government imposed strict lockdown measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic according to a study published on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pollution/china-sees-post-lockdown-rise-in-air-pollution-study-idUSKBN22U09F2020-05-18
U.S. lawmakers and officials are crafting proposals to push American companies to move operations or key suppliers out of China that include tax breaks new rules and carefully structured subsidies NegativeSYDNEY Asian shares were hauled higher by 500 futures on Monday and oil prices hit a fiveweek peak as countries efforts to reopen their economies stirred hopes the world was nearer to emerging from recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-dragged-higher-by-sp-500-oil-and-gold-jump-idUSKBN22U01H2020-05-18
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he believed China had threatened to interfere with the work of U.S. journalists in Hong Kong and warned Beijing that any decision impinging on Hong Kongs autonomy could affect the U.S. assessment of Hong Kongs status NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he believed China had threatened to interfere with the work of U.S. journalists in Hong Kong and warned Beijing that any decision impinging on Hong Kongs autonomy could affect the U.S. assessment of Hong Kongs status http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-autonomy/pompeo-warns-china-over-interference-with-u-s-journalists-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN22T0SB2020-05-18
WASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers and officials are crafting proposals to push American companies to move operations or key suppliers out of China that include tax breaks new rules and carefully structured subsidies NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers and officials are crafting proposals to push American companies to move operations or key suppliers out of China that include tax breaks new rules and carefully structured subsidies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-supply-chains/u-s-mulls-paying-companies-tax-breaks-to-pull-supply-chains-from-china-idUSKBN22U0FH2020-05-18
BEIJING A unit of stateowned China Nonferrous Metal Mining Group Co said on Saturday a proposal for it to acquire shares in an affiliate with African copper and cobalt assets had not received enough support from shareholders PositiveBEIJING A unit of stateowned China Nonferrous Metal Mining Group Co said on Saturday a proposal for it to acquire shares in an affiliate with African copper and cobalt assets had not received enough support from shareholders http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-cnmc-restructuring/chinese-miner-cnmcs-stake-sale-fails-to-win-support-from-units-shareholders-idUSKBN22S0FN2020-05-17
BEIJING The Peoples Bank of China should avoid buying special treasury bonds as such a move could fuel inflation risks and asset bubbles and lead to depreciation of the yuan currency central bank policy adviser Ma Jun said in remarks published on Sunday NegativeBEIJING The Peoples Bank of China should avoid buying special treasury bonds as such a move could fuel inflation risks and asset bubbles and lead to depreciation of the yuan currency central bank policy adviser Ma Jun said in remarks published on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pboc-bonds/china-central-bank-should-shun-risky-bond-buying-as-economy-improves-adviser-idUSKBN22T03P2020-05-17
Birmingham said Australia reserved its rights to bring a case against China at the World Trade Organisation if Beijing imposed the tariffs on Australian barley NegativeMELBOURNE Australia urged China on Sunday to respond to its requests to discuss easing tensions between the two trading partners after Canberra called for an international enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia-china/australia-says-china-ignores-calls-to-ease-trade-tension-idUSKBN22T0412020-05-17
China accusing Australia of playing petty has recently suspended beef imports from four of Australias largest meat processors and is considering imposing hefty tariffs on imports of barley NegativeMELBOURNE Australia urged China on Sunday to respond to its requests to discuss easing tensions between the two trading partners after Canberra called for an international enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia-china/australia-says-china-ignores-calls-to-ease-trade-tension-idUSKBN22T0412020-05-17
China has asked trading firms and food processors to boost inventories of grains and oilseeds as a possible second wave of coronavirus cases and worsening infection rates elsewhere raise concerns about global supply lines NegativeChina has asked trading firms and food processors to boost inventories of grains and oilseeds as a possible second wave of coronavirus cases and worsening infection rates elsewhere raise concerns about global supply lines http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-food/china-urges-food-companies-to-boost-supplies-on-fears-of-further-covid-19-disruption-idUSKBN22T0522020-05-17
Chinas Ministry of Commerce did not respond to a fax seeking comments on plans to increase food stocks PositiveChina has asked trading firms and food processors to boost inventories of grains and oilseeds as a possible second wave of coronavirus cases and worsening infection rates elsewhere raise concerns about global supply lines http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-food/china-urges-food-companies-to-boost-supplies-on-fears-of-further-covid-19-disruption-idUSKBN22T0522020-05-17
Chinas central bank could further cut banks reserve requirement ratios or provide liquidity via some mechanism to support their purchases of new treasury bonds Ma said NeutralBEIJING The Peoples Bank of China should avoid buying special treasury bonds as such a move could fuel inflation risks and asset bubbles and lead to depreciation of the yuan currency central bank policy adviser Ma Jun said in remarks published on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pboc-bonds/china-central-bank-should-shun-risky-bond-buying-as-economy-improves-adviser-idUSKBN22T03P2020-05-17
Chinas credit rating could also suffer if the deficit monetization mechanism is established which could encourage excessive government borrowings he said NegativeBEIJING The Peoples Bank of China should avoid buying special treasury bonds as such a move could fuel inflation risks and asset bubbles and lead to depreciation of the yuan currency central bank policy adviser Ma Jun said in remarks published on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pboc-bonds/china-central-bank-should-shun-risky-bond-buying-as-economy-improves-adviser-idUSKBN22T03P2020-05-17
Chinas stateowned agriculture conglomerate COFCO and grain stockpiler Sinograin have been stepping up purchases of U.S. soybeans and corn in recent weeks PositiveChina has asked trading firms and food processors to boost inventories of grains and oilseeds as a possible second wave of coronavirus cases and worsening infection rates elsewhere raise concerns about global supply lines http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-food/china-urges-food-companies-to-boost-supplies-on-fears-of-further-covid-19-disruption-idUSKBN22T0522020-05-17
Europe should take China seriously and show respect for the country as a world power but above all we have to be Weber said NegativeBERLIN The European Union should impose a temporary ban on Chinese takeovers of companies that are currently undervalued or have business problems because of the coronavirus crisis the leader of the blocs largest political alliance said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-china-investment/europe-should-temporarily-ban-chinese-takeovers-germanys-weber-idUSKBN22S0WR2020-05-17
Indias total cases rose to 85940 taking it past China where the pandemic originated though a strict lockdown enforced since late March has reduced the rate of contagion NegativeSeveral countries around the world began gradual easing of the coronavirusled restrictions even as they grapple with the economic fallout from the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN22J0KE2020-05-17
KONG Chinas foreign ministry said on Saturday the United States needed to stop the unreasonable of Chinese companies like Huawei and a Chinese newspaper said the government was ready to retaliate against Washington NegativeKONG Chinas foreign ministry said on Saturday the United States needed to stop the unreasonable of Chinese companies like Huawei and a Chinese newspaper said the government was ready to retaliate against Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-tech/china-asks-united-states-to-stop-unreasonable-suppression-of-huawei-idUSKBN22S0DE2020-05-17
Kenney said on Thursday that China would face a great for trying to cover up the dangers posed by the new coronavirus when it first appeared the Canadian Press reported NegativeWINNIPEG Manitoba Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Saturday he would look at possible ways to help airlines further but laid out no new measures after the countrys biggest airline announced mass layoffs due to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada/canadas-trudeau-to-look-at-possible-further-aid-for-airlines-after-air-canada-layoffs-idUSKBN22S0Q02020-05-17
MELBOURNE Australia urged China on Sunday to respond to its requests to discuss easing tensions between the two trading partners after Canberra called for an international enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus NegativeMELBOURNE Australia urged China on Sunday to respond to its requests to discuss easing tensions between the two trading partners after Canberra called for an international enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia-china/australia-says-china-ignores-calls-to-ease-trade-tension-idUSKBN22T0412020-05-17
NEW DELHI Indias total novel coronavirus cases rose to 85940 on Saturday taking it past China where the pandemic originated last year though a strict lockdown enforced since late March has reduced the rate of contagion NegativeNEW DELHI Indias total novel coronavirus cases rose to 85940 on Saturday taking it past China where the pandemic originated last year though a strict lockdown enforced since late March has reduced the rate of contagion http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-india/indias-coronavirus-infections-surpass-china-but-contagion-slowing-idUSKBN22S08F2020-05-17
TOKYO China and South Korea have consulted Japan about easing border controls on business travellers to help revive business activities the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Sunday without citing sources PositiveTOKYO China and South Korea have consulted Japan about easing border controls on business travellers to help revive business activities the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Sunday without citing sources http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-travel/china-south-korea-consult-japan-on-easing-business-travel-curbs-yomiuri-idUSKBN22T0212020-05-17
The consulate in a statement on its website said facts and prove that China did no such thing NeutralWINNIPEG Manitoba Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Saturday he would look at possible ways to help airlines further but laid out no new measures after the countrys biggest airline announced mass layoffs due to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada/canadas-trudeau-to-look-at-possible-further-aid-for-airlines-after-air-canada-layoffs-idUSKBN22S0Q02020-05-17
WUHAN China Wearing masks and keeping about a metre apart men and women in Wuhan were dancing once again on a Saturday night by the side of the Yangtze river which winds through the central Chinese city where the novel coronavirus pandemic began PositiveWUHAN China Wearing masks and keeping about a metre apart men and women in Wuhan were dancing once again on a Saturday night by the side of the Yangtze river which winds through the central Chinese city where the novel coronavirus pandemic began http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan-dancin/dancers-bring-saturday-night-fever-back-to-wuhan-as-lockdown-relaxed-idUSKBN22T03D2020-05-17
Analysts said the weekly decline was a natural correction after a rally since midMarch and also reflected growing concerns about rising U.S.China tensions NegativeNEW YORK U.S. stocks gyrated on Friday before ending slightly higher as investors worried about increased ChinaU.S. trade hostilities and disappointing retail sales figures while signs of a pickup in crude demand boosted oil prices http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/u-s-stock-market-swings-higher-despite-rising-u-s-china-tensions-oil-up-idUSKBN22Q3QW2020-05-16
Analysts said this weeks decline while a natural correction after a rally since midMarch also reflected growing concerns about rising U.S.China tensions NegativeNEW YORK May 15 U.S. stocks sank on Friday after data showed a worsethanexpected drop in retail sales and as investors worried about increased SinoU.S. trade hostilities while signs of a pickup in demand helped boost oil prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-stock-market-falls-on-plunging-retail-sales-oil-up-idUSL1N2CX0W12020-05-16
BEIJING Chinas Wuhan has rolled out consumer subsidies to support local auto and home appliance companies as the city in which the coronavirus first emerged tries to revive its economy after months of heavy lockdowns PositiveBEIJING Chinas Wuhan has rolled out consumer subsidies to support local auto and home appliance companies as the city in which the coronavirus first emerged tries to revive its economy after months of heavy lockdowns http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-wuhan-consumption/chinas-wuhan-offers-consumer-incentives-to-support-local-auto-appliance-industries-idUSKBN22S09L2020-05-16
But news that the Trump administration has moved to block shipments of semiconductors to Huawei Technologies from global chipmakers could ramp up tensions with China tempered the upbeat mood NegativeNEW YORK May 15 U.S. stocks sank on Friday after data showed a worsethanexpected drop in retail sales and as investors worried about increased SinoU.S. trade hostilities while signs of a pickup in demand helped boost oil prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-stock-market-falls-on-plunging-retail-sales-oil-up-idUSL1N2CX0W12020-05-16
China claims almost all of the energyrich South China Sea also a major trade route NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
China has stopped foreigners entering as a precaution against imported infections NegativeWUHAN China Authorities in Wuhan have tested over 3 million residents for the coronavirus in April and May and aim to test all of the rest state media said as the city at the epicentre of the original outbreak faces the threat of a second wave of infections http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/fearing-second-wave-chinas-wuhan-ramps-up-coronavirus-tests-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-16
China is ready to put U.S. companies in an unreliable entity as part of countermeasures against Washingtons move to block shipments of semiconductors to Huawei Technologies the Global Times reported on Friday NegativeChina is ready to put U.S. companies in an unreliable entity as part of countermeasures against Washingtons move to block shipments of semiconductors to Huawei Technologies the Global Times reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-china/china-ready-to-put-apple-other-u-s-companies-in-unreliable-entity-list-global-times-idUSKBN22R1X22020-05-16
Chinas State Council or cabinet didnt respond to a request for comment NeutralBy Kate Kelland and and Stephanie Nebehay http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-tedros-special/special-report-caught-in-trump-china-feud-who-leader-under-siege-idUSKBN22R1IL2020-05-16
Chinas economy shrank for the first time since at least 1992 in the first quarter as restrictions to curb the spread of the virus shut down factories and shopping malls NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory output rose for the first time this year as the worlds secondlargest economy slowly emerged from its coronavirus lockdown although consumption remained depressed amid increased job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/as-china-reopens-factories-fire-up-but-jobs-gloom-keeps-consumers-at-home-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-16
Chinas surveyed unemployment rate for April was 6 NeutralBEIJING Chinas factory output rose for the first time this year as the worlds secondlargest economy slowly emerged from its coronavirus lockdown although consumption remained depressed amid increased job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/as-china-reopens-factories-fire-up-but-jobs-gloom-keeps-consumers-at-home-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-16
European stocks closed higher on Friday but marked their worst weekly losses since midMarch as rising U.S.China tensions added to concerns that a global economic downturn may be here longer than feared NegativeEuropean stocks closed higher on Friday but marked their worst weekly losses since midMarch as rising U.S.China tensions added to concerns that a global economic downturn may be here longer than feared http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-log-worst-week-since-mid-march-idUSKBN22R0Z42020-05-16
Eventually we see roughly onethird in the United States onethird in China and onethird in other the source added NeutralTOKYO Nissan Motor Co expects equal contributions to global car sales from China the United States and elsewhere in coming years as the struggling Japanese carmaker strategises to recover profitability two people with knowledge of the issue said http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nissan-restructuring-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-sees-bigger-role-for-u-s-china-markets-in-global-car-sales-sources-idUSKBN22R1NX2020-05-16
HONG KONG China will strengthen monetary policy support for the economy as authorities fight the hit from the coronavirus pandemic its central bank governor wrote in an article published on Saturday PositiveHONG KONG China will strengthen monetary policy support for the economy as authorities fight the hit from the coronavirus pandemic its central bank governor wrote in an article published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pboc/pboc-to-strengthen-monetary-policy-support-for-economy-governor-says-idUSKBN22S06J2020-05-16
However China continues to face major challenges in its services sector particularly retail and as the pandemic sweeps the rest of the globe affecting other major economies and trading partners NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory output rose for the first time this year as the worlds secondlargest economy slowly emerged from its coronavirus lockdown although consumption remained depressed amid increased job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/as-china-reopens-factories-fire-up-but-jobs-gloom-keeps-consumers-at-home-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-16
However Julian EvansPritchard Senior China Economist at Capital Economics said that figure is probably closer to suggesting true unemployment is double the official rate NeutralBEIJING Chinas factory output rose for the first time this year as the worlds secondlargest economy slowly emerged from its coronavirus lockdown although consumption remained depressed amid increased job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/as-china-reopens-factories-fire-up-but-jobs-gloom-keeps-consumers-at-home-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-16
It had earlier called for disputes over the South China Sea to be resolved by peaceful means PositiveKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
KUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
More telling was a collapse in export orders seen in various factory surveys for April which has significant implications for the industrial sector a major employer in China NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory output rose for the first time this year as the worlds secondlargest economy slowly emerged from its coronavirus lockdown although consumption remained depressed amid increased job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/as-china-reopens-factories-fire-up-but-jobs-gloom-keeps-consumers-at-home-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-16
NEW DELHI Indias total novel corornavirus cases rose to 85940 on Saturday taking it past China where the pandemic originated last year though a strict lockdown enforced since late March has reduced the rate of contagion NegativeNEW DELHI Indias total novel corornavirus cases rose to 85940 on Saturday taking it past China where the pandemic originated last year though a strict lockdown enforced since late March has reduced the rate of contagion http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-india/indias-coronavirus-infections-surpass-china-but-contagion-slowing-idUSKBN22S08J2020-05-16
Of greater focus are Chinas migrant workers who are a significant part of the workforce and often not counted in official data PositiveBEIJING Chinas factory output rose for the first time this year as the worlds secondlargest economy slowly emerged from its coronavirus lockdown although consumption remained depressed amid increased job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/as-china-reopens-factories-fire-up-but-jobs-gloom-keeps-consumers-at-home-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-16
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazils staterun Petrobras sees no need for cuts in oil production executives say as the market for its crude remains robust in China while domestic demand for fuel picks up amid social distancing fatigue in Latin Americas largest economy PositiveRIO DE JANEIRO Brazils staterun Petrobras sees no need for cuts in oil production executives say as the market for its crude remains robust in China while domestic demand for fuel picks up amid social distancing fatigue in Latin Americas largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-petrobras-outlook/petrobras-looks-to-chinas-teapots-to-keep-oil-exports-flowing-idUSKBN22R2OG2020-05-16
Recent outbreaks in the northeasterly Heilongjiang province and Jilin city have contributed to fears of other fresh outbreaks in China NegativeWUHAN China Authorities in Wuhan have tested over 3 million residents for the coronavirus in April and May and aim to test all of the rest state media said as the city at the epicentre of the original outbreak faces the threat of a second wave of infections http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/fearing-second-wave-chinas-wuhan-ramps-up-coronavirus-tests-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-16
TOKYO Nissan Motor Co expects equal contributions to global car sales from China the United States and elsewhere in coming years as the struggling Japanese carmaker strategises to recover profitability two people with knowledge of the issue said NegativeTOKYO Nissan Motor Co expects equal contributions to global car sales from China the United States and elsewhere in coming years as the struggling Japanese carmaker strategises to recover profitability two people with knowledge of the issue said http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nissan-restructuring-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-sees-bigger-role-for-u-s-china-markets-in-global-car-sales-sources-idUSKBN22R1NX2020-05-16
The Trump administration which has come under fire at home for its own handling of the outbreak isnt easing off its recent attacks on the WHO and China NegativeBy Kate Kelland and and Stephanie Nebehay http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-tedros-special/special-report-caught-in-trump-china-feud-who-leader-under-siege-idUSKBN22R1IL2020-05-16
The Trump administration will agree to pay up to what China pays in assessed to the WHO Fox News reported quoting from the letter PositiveU.S. President Donald Trumps administration is set to restore partial funding to the World Health Organization Fox News reported late on Friday citing a draft letter http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-who/trump-administration-to-restore-partial-funding-to-world-health-organization-fox-news-idUSKBN22S0572020-05-16
The United States has also accused China of taking advantage of the distraction of the coronavirus pandemic to advance its presence in the South China Sea NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
The Washingtonbased Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative has said the ChinaMalaysia standoff had been going on for months NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
The incident had prompted the United States to call on China to stop its bullying in the disputed waters NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
The scale and technology is similar to what TSMC did in China suggesting a balance between the US China PositiveTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-semiconductors-tsmc/taiwans-tsmc-to-build-arizona-chip-plant-as-u-s-china-tech-rivalry-escalates-idUSKBN22Q38T2020-05-16
This has already been evident in China and will likely be a factor in many countries NeutralThe bank lowered its 2020 global gross domestic product forecast to a contraction of 4 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-health-coronavirus-hsbc-hldg-forecast/coronavirus-forces-hsbc-to-cut-global-growth-forecasts-again-idUSKBN22R0M12020-05-16
Those include Indias Serum Institute as well as sites in Europe and China PositiveLONDON A keenlywatched COVID19 vaccine will be priced to allow as wide as possible access to it if it proves successful and will be made at huge scale to keep costs down and supply up said the Oxford University professor coleading its development http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-vaccine-oxford/keenly-watched-covid-19-vaccine-wont-be-expensive-developer-says-idUSKBN22R2BQ2020-05-16
Though Russia was quick to seal off much of its border with China to try to reduce the spread of the virus it was slower to close down European travel NegativeMOSCOW Russias coronavirus case tally rose above 260000 on Friday cementing its status as the country with the second highest number of infections after the United States as the city of Moscow began offering free antibody tests http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russian-coronavirus-cases-above-260000-as-moscow-launches-antibody-tests-idUSKBN22R0ZD2020-05-16
U.S. and Australian warships have conducted joint exercises in the South China Sea close to the West Capella in recent weeks shortly after the Haiyang Dizhi 8 arrived PositiveKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
WASHINGTON The U.S.China Phase trade deal reached in January is not falling apart and the two countries are still working to implement it the White Houses top economic adviser said on Friday but President Donald Trump added that he was not with the agreement PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S.China Phase trade deal reached in January is not falling apart and the two countries are still working to implement it the White Houses top economic adviser said on Friday but President Donald Trump added that he was not with the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-china-trade-deal-not-falling-apart-white-house-adviser-idUSKBN22R2DT2020-05-16
WASHINGTON The top Republican on the taxwriting House Ways and Means Committee said on Friday it would be pretty to put in place tax incentives that encourage companies to move production lines from China to the United States PositiveWASHINGTON The top Republican on the taxwriting House Ways and Means Committee said on Friday it would be pretty to put in place tax incentives that encourage companies to move production lines from China to the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-brady/house-republican-backs-use-of-tax-incentives-to-pull-companies-to-u-s-from-china-idUSKBN22R37Q2020-05-16
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the coronavirus outbreak saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the coronavirus outbreak saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-16
WUHAN China As Wuhan the Chinese city where the COVID19 pandemic began revs up a massive testing campaign some residents crowding the test centres expressed concern on Saturday that the very act of getting tested could expose them to the coronavirus NegativeWUHAN China As Wuhan the Chinese city where the COVID19 pandemic began revs up a massive testing campaign some residents crowding the test centres expressed concern on Saturday that the very act of getting tested could expose them to the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhantesting/crowds-at-wuhan-clinics-fear-coronavirus-testing-could-rekindle-disease-idUSKBN22S08P2020-05-16
WUHAN China Authorities in Wuhan have tested over 3 million residents for the coronavirus in April and May and aim to test all of the rest state media said as the city at the epicentre of the original outbreak faces the threat of a second wave of infections NegativeWUHAN China Authorities in Wuhan have tested over 3 million residents for the coronavirus in April and May and aim to test all of the rest state media said as the city at the epicentre of the original outbreak faces the threat of a second wave of infections http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/fearing-second-wave-chinas-wuhan-ramps-up-coronavirus-tests-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-16
We have other issues with China and of course the origin of the virus NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S.China Phase trade deal reached in January is not falling apart and the two countries are still working to implement it the White Houses top economic adviser said on Friday but President Donald Trump added that he was not with the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-china-trade-deal-not-falling-apart-white-house-adviser-idUSKBN22R2DT2020-05-16
When the head of the World Health Organization returned from a whirlwind trip to Beijing in late January he wanted to praise Chinas leadership publicly for its initial response to the new coronavirus PositiveBy Kate Kelland and and Stephanie Nebehay http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-tedros-special/special-report-caught-in-trump-china-feud-who-leader-under-siege-idUSKBN22R1IL2020-05-16
While U.S. intelligence agencies have said the coronavirus does not appear manmade or genetically modified Trump said in his interview that China should have stopped it at its source NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the coronavirus outbreak saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-16
story corrects final paragraph to make clear that China does report daily asymptomatic cases but not a cumulative total NeutralWUHAN China Authorities in Wuhan have tested over 3 million residents for the coronavirus in April and May and aim to test all of the rest state media said as the city at the epicentre of the original outbreak faces the threat of a second wave of infections http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/fearing-second-wave-chinas-wuhan-ramps-up-coronavirus-tests-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-16
6 million in federal grants the FBI said on Thursday the latest move in a U.S. crackdown on alleged attempts by China to steal American scientific advances NegativeWASHINGTON A Chineseborn former employee of the Cleveland clinic was arrested on fraud charges related to http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-crime/u-s-accuses-chinese-born-researcher-at-cleveland-clinic-of-ties-to-chinese-spying-idUSKBN22Q3C92020-05-15
After China sales fell in February 2020 deliveries rose in April thanks to pentup demand in a market where vehicle ownership is relatively low by global standards BMW said NegativeUnfortunately our biggest single market is only of limited use as a blueprint for development in other markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-bmw-outlook-agm/bmw-ceo-sees-very-slow-u-s-recovery-after-corona-rebound-in-china-idUSKBN22Q1532020-05-15
After months of lockdowns China is slowly reopening its economy as the coronavirus outbreak on the mainland has come under control PositiveBEIJING Chinas industrial output rose 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/chinas-factory-output-posts-first-increase-for-2020-but-consumption-still-weak-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-15
An executive from Chinese state agriculture trading house COFCO said China was set to speed up purchases of U.S. farm goods to implement the Phase 1 deal PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
Analysts at consultancies Wood Mackenzie Rystad Energy and IHS Markit forecast Chinas domestic crude oil output may drop or roughly 133000 barrels per day this year NeutralChinas top energy producers will grow their natural gas output this year by twice as much as in the previous oil rout even as they slash spending due to collapsing oil prices company officials and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-spending-output/chinas-top-energy-firms-to-grow-gas-output-despite-spending-cuts-idUSKBN22R00P2020-05-15
BEIJING China Southern Airlines is planning to issue up to 16 billion yuan NegativeBEIJING China Southern Airlines is planning to issue up to 16 billion yuan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-southern-debt/china-southern-airlines-plans-to-issue-up-to-2-25-billion-in-a-share-convertible-bonds-idUSKBN22Q1W22020-05-15
BEIJING May 15 Real estate investment in China quickened in April while property sales fell at a much slower pace Reuters calculations based on official data showed on Friday providing some relief as Beijing looks to restart the economy from coronavirusrelated shutdowns Negativeextraneous word in second http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-property/refile-update-1-china-property-investment-rebounds-in-april-as-economy-reopens-sales-decline-eases-idUSL4N2CT18T2020-05-15
BERLIN The European Unions foreign policy chief called on China on Thursday to contribute significantly to the fight against the coronavirus pandemic and said there should be an independent scientific investigation into the origins of the pandemic NegativeBERLIN The European Unions foreign policy chief called on China on Thursday to contribute significantly to the fight against the coronavirus pandemic and said there should be an independent scientific investigation into the origins of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-china/eu-top-diplomat-wants-independent-probe-into-coronavirus-origins-idUSKBN22Q3DE2020-05-15
But concerns about the U.S.China relations are weighing on markets NegativeTOKYO Asian stocks struggled to extend gains on Friday and were on course to end the week lower as deteriorating U.S.China relations undercut optimism over the reopening of major economies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-struggle-as-coronavirus-strains-u-s-china-relations-idUSKBN22Q3QW2020-05-15
China considers Tsai to be a separatist an accusation she strongly denies NegativeTAIPEI The U.S. navy said on Thursday it had sailed a guidedmissile destroyer through the sensitive Taiwan Strait a week before Taiwan President Tsai Ingwens inauguration for a second term in office amid rising tension with China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-taiwan-security-usa/u-s-sails-warship-near-taiwan-a-week-ahead-of-presidential-inauguration-idUSKBN22Q04R2020-05-15
China does not include asymptomatic virus carriers in its tally of confirmed cases NegativeWuhan the original epicentre of the new coronavirus outbreak in China has tested over 3 million residents for the pathogen since April and will now focus its testing efforts on the rest of its 11 million population according to state media http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-says-tested-almost-a-third-of-residents-for-coronavirus-since-april-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-15
China has boosted gas investment in recent years under a massive antipollution drive to replace coal with the lowercarbon gas PositiveChinas top energy producers will grow their natural gas output this year by twice as much as in the previous oil rout even as they slash spending due to collapsing oil prices company officials and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-spending-output/chinas-top-energy-firms-to-grow-gas-output-despite-spending-cuts-idUSKBN22R00P2020-05-15
China has warned in the past of retaliation in if Chen were targeted NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate approved legislation on Thursday calling on President Donald Trumps administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on its Uighur Muslim minority the latest push in Washington to punish China as Trump blames Beijing for worsening the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/u-s-senate-approves-bill-to-pressure-china-over-uighur-rights-idUSKBN22Q3FK2020-05-15
China insists it has been transparent and amid increasingly bitter exchanges both sides have questioned the future of the trade deal NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
China operates the Y8 both as a transport and early warning and electronic warfare aircraft NeutralTAIPEI The U.S. navy said on Thursday it had sailed a guidedmissile destroyer through the sensitive Taiwan Strait a week before Taiwan President Tsai Ingwens inauguration for a second term in office amid rising tension with China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-taiwan-security-usa/u-s-sails-warship-near-taiwan-a-week-ahead-of-presidential-inauguration-idUSKBN22Q04R2020-05-15
China says Taiwan can only participate under the one principle in which it accepts it is a part of China NegativeTAIPEI Taiwans health minister rejected on Friday Chinas main condition for the island to be able to take part in the World Health Organization that it accepts it is part of China ahead of a key meeting of the body during a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan/taiwan-rejects-chinas-main-condition-for-who-participation-idUSKBN22R0HM2020-05-15
China says it has the right to represent Taiwan on the international stage NegativeTAIPEI Taiwans health minister rejected on Friday Chinas main condition for the island to be able to take part in the World Health Organization that it accepts it is part of China ahead of a key meeting of the body during a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan/taiwan-rejects-chinas-main-condition-for-who-participation-idUSKBN22R0HM2020-05-15
China which considers Taiwan its territory has been angered by the Trump administrations strong support for the island such as increased arms sales NegativeTAIPEI The U.S. navy said on Thursday it had sailed a guidedmissile destroyer through the sensitive Taiwan Strait a week before Taiwan President Tsai Ingwens inauguration for a second term in office amid rising tension with China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-taiwan-security-usa/u-s-sails-warship-near-taiwan-a-week-ahead-of-presidential-inauguration-idUSKBN22Q04R2020-05-15
Chinas Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that Taiwans ruling Democratic Progressive Party refused to do this and so the political foundation for Taiwans WHO participation had ceased to NegativeTAIPEI Taiwans health minister rejected on Friday Chinas main condition for the island to be able to take part in the World Health Organization that it accepts it is part of China ahead of a key meeting of the body during a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan/taiwan-rejects-chinas-main-condition-for-who-participation-idUSKBN22R0HM2020-05-15
Chinas Wuhan is seeking to test all of its 11 million residents for the coronavirus after a small cluster of new cases stoked fears after a long lockdown was lifted NegativeSEOUL The health ministers of South Korea China and Japan will get together by video conference on Friday to discuss ways to work together in the global campaign against the novel coronavirus South Korean officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea/south-korea-china-japan-to-hold-video-meeting-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN22R0HG2020-05-15
Chinas central bank said on Sunday that it would step up policy support for the economy which would include help for small and mediumsized enterprises PositiveBEIJING Chinas industrial output rose 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/chinas-factory-output-posts-first-increase-for-2020-but-consumption-still-weak-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-15
Chinas stateowned energy companies are joining others worldwide in slashing expenditure after this years drop in oil prices as a global pandemic ravaged economic activity NegativeChinas top energy producers will grow their natural gas output this year by twice as much as in the previous oil rout even as they slash spending due to collapsing oil prices company officials and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-spending-output/chinas-top-energy-firms-to-grow-gas-output-despite-spending-cuts-idUSKBN22R00P2020-05-15
Chinas top energy producers will grow their natural gas output this year by twice as much as in the previous oil rout even as they slash spending due to collapsing oil prices company officials and analysts said PositiveChinas top energy producers will grow their natural gas output this year by twice as much as in the previous oil rout even as they slash spending due to collapsing oil prices company officials and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-spending-output/chinas-top-energy-firms-to-grow-gas-output-despite-spending-cuts-idUSKBN22R00P2020-05-15
Credit Suisse analysts said proposed restrictions could threaten TSMCs of sales from Huawei escalate U.S.China tensions and delay the rollout of the nextgeneration 5G mobile network NegativeTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd the biggest contract chipmaker said it plans to build a billion factory in Arizona in an apparent win for the Trump administrations efforts to wrestle global tech supply chains back from China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-usa-semiconductors-tsmc/taiwans-tsmc-announces-12-billion-u-s-chip-factory-idUSKBN22Q38T2020-05-15
HONG KONG Chinas healthcare and biotech firms are capitalising on a surge of interest in the sector due to the coronavirus pandemic by raising a record PositiveHONG KONG Chinas healthcare and biotech firms are capitalising on a surge of interest in the sector due to the coronavirus pandemic by raising a record http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-investment/china-healthcare-investment-booms-on-virus-related-spending-bets-idUSKBN22Q3OE2020-05-15
In a guest column in Fridays edition of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper Josep Borrell said China should act to help protect the world from future pandemics PositiveBERLIN The European Unions foreign policy chief called on China on Thursday to contribute significantly to the fight against the coronavirus pandemic and said there should be an independent scientific investigation into the origins of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-china/eu-top-diplomat-wants-independent-probe-into-coronavirus-origins-idUSKBN22Q3DE2020-05-15
In addition to keeping the production of natural gas going analysts expect Chinas top energy firms to try to minimize the impact of widespread spending cuts on local oil output PositiveChinas top energy producers will grow their natural gas output this year by twice as much as in the previous oil rout even as they slash spending due to collapsing oil prices company officials and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-spending-output/chinas-top-energy-firms-to-grow-gas-output-despite-spending-cuts-idUSKBN22R00P2020-05-15
It is actually a testing ground for their said Nisa Leung managing partner and leader of healthcare sector at Chinabased Qiming Venture Partners PositiveHONG KONG Chinas healthcare and biotech firms are capitalising on a surge of interest in the sector due to the coronavirus pandemic by raising a record http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-investment/china-healthcare-investment-booms-on-virus-related-spending-bets-idUSKBN22Q3OE2020-05-15
Louis Kuijs Head of Asia Economics at Oxford Economics expects a global recession will weigh on Chinas recovery NeutralBEIJING Chinas industrial output rose 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/chinas-factory-output-posts-first-increase-for-2020-but-consumption-still-weak-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-15
MOSCOW Rare cargoes of diesel from China and South Korea have started to arrive in Russia due to a quirk in Russias tax system which is making fuel shipments from abroad more profitable data from traders and Refinitiv Eikon showed on Thursday PositiveMOSCOW Rare cargoes of diesel from China and South Korea have started to arrive in Russia due to a quirk in Russias tax system which is making fuel shipments from abroad more profitable data from traders and Refinitiv Eikon showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-diesel-imports/tax-quirk-sees-russia-buy-diesel-from-china-and-s-korea-idUSKBN22Q29O2020-05-15
May 15 Chinas daily crude oil throughput rebounded in April from a 15month low in March as refiners cranked up operations to meet renewed fuel demand after lockdowns imposed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus outbreak were eased NegativeApril crude runs 13 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-output-oil/china-crude-oil-runs-rebound-in-april-as-fuel-demand-picks-up-idUSL4N2CV24T2020-05-15
NEW YORK An attempt by Estonia and Germany to overcome an impasse between the United States and China at the United Nations Security Council instead appeared on Thursday to have reinforced their stalemate over action on the coronavirus pandemic NegativeNEW YORK An attempt by Estonia and Germany to overcome an impasse between the United States and China at the United Nations Security Council instead appeared on Thursday to have reinforced their stalemate over action on the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-un/u-s-china-deadlock-over-u-n-coronavirus-action-deepens-idUSKBN22Q3LW2020-05-15
NEW YORK China rejected on Thursday a planned push by the United States to extend a United Nations arms embargo on Iran and if that fails Washingtons assertion that it could trigger a return of all sanctions on Tehran at the U.N. Security Council NegativeNEW YORK China rejected on Thursday a planned push by the United States to extend a United Nations arms embargo on Iran and if that fails Washingtons assertion that it could trigger a return of all sanctions on Tehran at the U.N. Security Council http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-china-un/chinas-rejects-planned-u-s-moves-at-u-n-on-iran-sanctions-idUSKBN22Q37G2020-05-15
Nokia which axed its dividend after a profit warning in October to preserve cash is battling with Chinas Huawei and Swedens Ericsson in the race to build nextgeneration 5G networks PositiveFinnish telecom equipment maker Nokia said on Thursday it would buy back 150 million euros of its March 2021 notes as it restructures its finances http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-nokia-bonds/finlands-nokia-buys-back-150-million-euros-of-march-2021-notes-idUSKBN22Q0VS2020-05-15
Now if you did what would Youd save Trump said referring to estimated U.S. annual imports from China which he often refers to as lost money NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
Once your fundamental rights are being breached left and right without anybody to question you and if the courts are not going to help you youre even worse than China NegativeNEW DELHI India is aggressively pushing a statebacked contact tracing app to fight the spread of COVID19 raising fears that the worlds secondmost populous nation is on its way to Chinesestyle methods of high tech social control http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-app/india-follows-chinas-lead-to-widen-use-of-coronavirus-tracing-app-idUSKBN22Q1102020-05-15
PetroChina and Sinopec were not immediately available to comment NegativeChinas top energy producers will grow their natural gas output this year by twice as much as in the previous oil rout even as they slash spending due to collapsing oil prices company officials and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-spending-output/chinas-top-energy-firms-to-grow-gas-output-despite-spending-cuts-idUSKBN22R00P2020-05-15
Remember this and you wont be surprised when he said he could cut off the whole relationship with China NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
SEOUL The health ministers of South Korea China and Japan will get together by video conference on Friday to discuss ways to work together in the global campaign against the novel coronavirus South Korean officials said PositiveSEOUL The health ministers of South Korea China and Japan will get together by video conference on Friday to discuss ways to work together in the global campaign against the novel coronavirus South Korean officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea/south-korea-china-japan-to-hold-video-meeting-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN22R0HG2020-05-15
SYDNEY May 15 Tokyo shares dropped for a fourth straight session on Friday on concerns about worsening U.S.China relations and as investors booked profits ahead of data expected to show that Japans economy shrank for a second straight quarter NegativeSYDNEY May 15 Tokyo shares dropped for a fourth straight session on Friday on concerns about worsening U.S.China relations and as investors booked profits ahead of data expected to show that Japans economy shrank for a second straight quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks/japan-shares-fall-for-4th-straight-day-as-u-s-china-tensions-flare-idUSL4N2CX12F2020-05-15
TAIPEI Taiwans health minister rejected on Friday Chinas main condition for the island to be able to take part in the World Health Organization that it accepts it is part of China ahead of a key meeting of the body during a pandemic NegativeTAIPEI Taiwans health minister rejected on Friday Chinas main condition for the island to be able to take part in the World Health Organization that it accepts it is part of China ahead of a key meeting of the body during a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan/taiwan-rejects-chinas-main-condition-for-who-participation-idUSKBN22R0HM2020-05-15
TAIPEI The U.S. navy said on Thursday it had sailed a guidedmissile destroyer through the sensitive Taiwan Strait a week before Taiwan President Tsai Ingwens inauguration for a second term in office amid rising tension with China NegativeTAIPEI The U.S. navy said on Thursday it had sailed a guidedmissile destroyer through the sensitive Taiwan Strait a week before Taiwan President Tsai Ingwens inauguration for a second term in office amid rising tension with China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-taiwan-security-usa/u-s-sails-warship-near-taiwan-a-week-ahead-of-presidential-inauguration-idUSKBN22Q04R2020-05-15
TOKYO Asian stocks struggled to extend gains on Friday and were on course to end the week lower as deteriorating U.S.China relations undercut optimism over the reopening of major economies NegativeTOKYO Asian stocks struggled to extend gains on Friday and were on course to end the week lower as deteriorating U.S.China relations undercut optimism over the reopening of major economies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-struggle-as-coronavirus-strains-u-s-china-relations-idUSKBN22Q3QW2020-05-15
TSMC manufactures the bulk of its chips in Taiwan and has older chip facilities in China and Washington state NeutralTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd the biggest contract chipmaker said it plans to build a billion factory in Arizona in an apparent win for the Trump administrations efforts to wrestle global tech supply chains back from China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-usa-semiconductors-tsmc/taiwans-tsmc-announces-12-billion-u-s-chip-factory-idUSKBN22Q38T2020-05-15
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd the biggest contract chipmaker said it plans to build a billion factory in Arizona in an apparent win for the Trump administrations efforts to wrestle global tech supply chains back from China PositiveTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd the biggest contract chipmaker said it plans to build a billion factory in Arizona in an apparent win for the Trump administrations efforts to wrestle global tech supply chains back from China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-usa-semiconductors-tsmc/taiwans-tsmc-announces-12-billion-u-s-chip-factory-idUSKBN22Q38T2020-05-15
Teslas plan to launch the new battery first in China and its broader strategy to reposition the company have not previously been reported PositiveFor months Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has been teasing investors and rivals with promises to reveal significant advances in battery technology during a Battery in late May http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-tesla-batteries-exclusive/exclusive-teslas-secret-batteries-aim-to-rework-the-math-for-electric-cars-and-the-grid-idUSKBN22Q1WC2020-05-15
The Cleveland Clinic said that it had fired Wang after learning of his failure to disclose his ties to China NegativeWASHINGTON A Chineseborn former employee of the Cleveland clinic was arrested on fraud charges related to http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-crime/u-s-accuses-chinese-born-researcher-at-cleveland-clinic-of-ties-to-chinese-spying-idUSKBN22Q3C92020-05-15
The National Bureau of Statistics said Chinas economy was recovering but still faced many challenges as the coronavirus spread globally PositiveBEIJING Chinas industrial output rose 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/chinas-factory-output-posts-first-increase-for-2020-but-consumption-still-weak-idUSKBN22R0A52020-05-15
The issue has taken on broader diplomatic significance thanks to the strong support from the United States and Japan in particular for Taiwan to attend the WHA to Chinas anger PositiveTAIPEI Taiwans health minister rejected on Friday Chinas main condition for the island to be able to take part in the World Health Organization that it accepts it is part of China ahead of a key meeting of the body during a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan/taiwan-rejects-chinas-main-condition-for-who-participation-idUSKBN22R0HM2020-05-15
The sources said CATL also plans to supply Tesla in China next year with an improved longlife nickelmanganesecobalt battery whose cathode is nickel and only cobalt PositiveFor months Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has been teasing investors and rivals with promises to reveal significant advances in battery technology during a Battery in late May http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-tesla-batteries-exclusive/exclusive-teslas-secret-batteries-aim-to-rework-the-math-for-electric-cars-and-the-grid-idUSKBN22Q1WC2020-05-15
The surge in virus cases across chunks of Latin America comes at a time when other regions especially Europe and China are seeing a downward trajectory of new infections NegativeMEXICO CITY Brazil and Mexico on Thursday reported a record oneday rise in new coronavirus cases just as leaders of both countries intensified attempts to reopen their economies even as the spread of the virus in Latin America is seemingly gathering pace http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-latinamerica/brazil-and-mexico-report-record-surge-in-coronavirus-cases-as-latin-america-reels-idUSKBN22R0972020-05-15
The total number of confirmed cases in mainland China now stands at 82933 while the death toll remained unchanged at 4633 NegativeWuhan the original epicentre of the new coronavirus outbreak in China has tested over 3 million residents for the pathogen since April and will now focus its testing efforts on the rest of its 11 million population according to state media http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-says-tested-almost-a-third-of-residents-for-coronavirus-since-april-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-15
Trump signalled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now NegativeTOKYO Asian stocks struggled to extend gains on Friday and were on course to end the week lower as deteriorating U.S.China relations undercut optimism over the reopening of major economies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-struggle-as-coronavirus-strains-u-s-china-relations-idUSKBN22Q3QW2020-05-15
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Fox Business Network China needed to provide a lot more information about the coronavirus and Trump was reviewing his options NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate approved legislation on Thursday calling on President Donald Trumps administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on its Uighur Muslim minority the latest push in Washington to punish China as Trump blames Beijing for worsening the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate approved legislation on Thursday calling on President Donald Trumps administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on its Uighur Muslim minority the latest push in Washington to punish China as Trump blames Beijing for worsening the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/u-s-senate-approves-bill-to-pressure-china-over-uighur-rights-idUSKBN22Q3FK2020-05-15
WASHINGTON The United States on Thursday condemned attempts by Chinalinked cyber actors and nontraditional collectors to steal U.S. intellectual property and data related research U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Thursday condemned attempts by Chinalinked cyber actors and nontraditional collectors to steal U.S. intellectual property and data related research U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/u-s-says-it-condemns-china-linked-cyber-actors-trying-to-steal-covid-research-idUSKBN22Q2VC2020-05-15
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
WUHAN China Residents in Wuhan braved pouring rain in queues of more than an hour to take part in a governmentled exercise to test the citys 11 million people for the novel coronavirus a scale health experts describe as unprecedented NegativeWUHAN China Residents in Wuhan braved pouring rain in queues of more than an hour to take part in a governmentled exercise to test the citys 11 million people for the novel coronavirus a scale health experts describe as unprecedented http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan-testin/wuhan-residents-brave-rain-queues-for-covid-19-mass-testing-campaign-idUSKBN22Q2EA2020-05-15
Washington has halted funding for the WHO a U.N. agency after President Donald Trump accused it of being and promoting Chinas about the outbreak assertions the WHO denies NegativeNEW YORK An attempt by Estonia and Germany to overcome an impasse between the United States and China at the United Nations Security Council instead appeared on Thursday to have reinforced their stalemate over action on the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-un/u-s-china-deadlock-over-u-n-coronavirus-action-deepens-idUSKBN22Q3LW2020-05-15
Whether it came from the lab or came from the bats it all came from China and they should have stopped he said NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
Wuhan the original epicentre of the new coronavirus outbreak in China has tested over 3 million residents for the pathogen since April and will now focus its testing efforts on the rest of its 11 million population according to state media NegativeWuhan the original epicentre of the new coronavirus outbreak in China has tested over 3 million residents for the pathogen since April and will now focus its testing efforts on the rest of its 11 million population according to state media http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-says-tested-almost-a-third-of-residents-for-coronavirus-since-april-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-15
A Democratic House aide said China continued to hide the facts about the pandemic and there should be a fullscale international effort to account for what has happened NegativeWASHINGTON A prominent U.S. Republican senator proposed legislation on Tuesday that would authorize the U.S. president to impose farreaching sanctions on China if it fails to give a full account of events leading to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-graham/trump-senate-ally-seeks-china-sanctions-over-covid-19-probe-idUSKBN22O2XM2020-05-14
At present Chinas economic and social development is still facing great uncertainties and downward pressure on the economy is still Liu said NegativeSHANGHAI China needs more active fiscal policy as pressure on its economy is still increasing according to an article by Finance Minister Liu Kun published in the official Peoples Daily on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy/china-needs-more-active-fiscal-policy-as-pressure-on-economy-increasing-peoples-daily-idUSKBN22Q06D2020-05-14
BEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday PositiveBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
BEIJING Chinas Jiangxi province on Thursday unveiled measures including tax breaks and preferential loan terms to help copper producers after the coronavirus outbreak hit demand and prices for the metal used widely in power and construction NegativeBEIJING Chinas Jiangxi province on Thursday unveiled measures including tax breaks and preferential loan terms to help copper producers after the coronavirus outbreak hit demand and prices for the metal used widely in power and construction http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-copper-jiangxi/chinas-jiangxi-rolls-out-fiscal-support-for-coronavirus-hit-copper-industry-idUSKBN22Q0L12020-05-14
Biden raised eyebrows in the foreign policy community last year when he downplayed Chinas ability to compete with the United States NegativePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
Brazilian exports to China in are expected to be 63 PositiveBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
China also will guarantee the supply of food and important agricultural products including implementing policies to support the recovery of pig production he added PositiveSHANGHAI China needs more active fiscal policy as pressure on its economy is still increasing according to an article by Finance Minister Liu Kun published in the official Peoples Daily on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy/china-needs-more-active-fiscal-policy-as-pressure-on-economy-increasing-peoples-daily-idUSKBN22Q06D2020-05-14
China has accelerated purchases of U.S. soybeans since late April after actively buying mostly Brazilian soybeans in recent months PositiveConcerns have been rising that China may not reach the deals lofty purchasing targets following a sluggish pace of buying in the initial months of the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-archer-daniels/adm-still-optimistic-chinas-u-s-farm-products-buying-will-hit-phase-1-target-idUSKBN22P2A32020-05-14
China is able to produce 5 million test kits a day the countrys industry ministry said last month PositiveBeijing resident Wang Yukun was happy to comply in April when the construction firm he works for told him hed need to take a test for the novel coronavirus before he could come back to work even though he was at low risk of having the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-testing/slowly-but-steadily-china-strives-to-make-widespread-virus-testing-the-new-normal-idUSKBN22P0NT2020-05-14
China needs to digest huge soybean inventories from May to said NeutralBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
China said on Sunday it will step up support for the economy and make monetary policy more flexible to fend off financial risks PositiveSHANGHAI China needs more active fiscal policy as pressure on its economy is still increasing according to an article by Finance Minister Liu Kun published in the official Peoples Daily on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy/china-needs-more-active-fiscal-policy-as-pressure-on-economy-increasing-peoples-daily-idUSKBN22Q06D2020-05-14
China will allow imports of barley and blueberries from the United States effective Thursday according to notices on its customs website PositiveBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
Chinalinked hackers are breaking into American organizations carrying out research into COVID19 U.S. officials said on Wednesday warning both scientists and public health officials to be on the lookout for cyber theft NegativeChinalinked hackers are breaking into American organizations carrying out research into COVID19 U.S. officials said on Wednesday warning both scientists and public health officials to be on the lookout for cyber theft http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cyber/u-s-accuses-china-linked-hackers-of-stealing-coronavirus-research-idUSKBN22P2CS2020-05-14
Chinas Washington embassy did not respond to a request for comment NeutralWASHINGTON A prominent U.S. Republican senator proposed legislation on Tuesday that would authorize the U.S. president to impose farreaching sanctions on China if it fails to give a full account of events leading to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-graham/trump-senate-ally-seeks-china-sanctions-over-covid-19-probe-idUSKBN22O2XM2020-05-14
Chinas soybean imports in are expected at 87 NegativeBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
Concerns have been rising that China may not reach the deals lofty purchasing targets following a sluggish pace of buying in the initial months of the agreement NegativeConcerns have been rising that China may not reach the deals lofty purchasing targets following a sluggish pace of buying in the initial months of the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-archer-daniels/adm-still-optimistic-chinas-u-s-farm-products-buying-will-hit-phase-1-target-idUSKBN22P2A32020-05-14
European futures are in the red amid fears of a fresh spike in coronavirus cases and renewed U.S.China tensions NegativeEuropean shares slump on virus fears http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-ez-industrial-production-long-way-back-to-2017-highs-idUSL8N2CV4TQ2020-05-14
Even so China has refrained from making testing mandatory for all people NegativeBeijing resident Wang Yukun was happy to comply in April when the construction firm he works for told him hed need to take a test for the novel coronavirus before he could come back to work even though he was at low risk of having the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-testing/slowly-but-steadily-china-strives-to-make-widespread-virus-testing-the-new-normal-idUSKBN22P0NT2020-05-14
HONG KONG Chinese President Xi Jinping told South Korean President Moon Jaein on Wednesday that China is willing to further cooperate with South Korea on coronavirus prevention and control state television CCTV reported PositiveHONG KONG Chinese President Xi Jinping told South Korean President Moon Jaein on Wednesday that China is willing to further cooperate with South Korea on coronavirus prevention and control state television CCTV reported http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-southkorea/china-willing-to-further-cooperate-with-south-korea-on-coronavirus-prevention-and-control-idUSKBN22P26N2020-05-14
However rising Chinese soybean inventories in the coming months and falling crush margins could make buying U.S. beans unfavourable said Zhang Hua vice general manager of China COFCO International NegativeBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
It would also require certification that China had closed all wet that can expose humans to health risks and released all Hong Kong prodemocracy advocates arrested in postpandemic crackdowns NegativeWASHINGTON A prominent U.S. Republican senator proposed legislation on Tuesday that would authorize the U.S. president to impose farreaching sanctions on China if it fails to give a full account of events leading to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-graham/trump-senate-ally-seeks-china-sanctions-over-covid-19-probe-idUSKBN22O2XM2020-05-14
Its fine for the president to want to push China to make Sullivan said PositivePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
Markets will closely monitor the interest rate on the fresh MLF loan injection to gauge the Peoples Bank of Chinas monetary policy stance PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas central bank will conduct mediumterm lending facility operations on Thursday two traders with direct knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-mlf/chinas-central-bank-will-conduct-mlf-operations-thursday-sources-idUSKBN22Q03X2020-05-14
May 13 European shares fell on Wednesday as investors feared a surge in COVID19 cases after several hardhit countries started to ease lockdowns while rising U.S.China tensions also dented sentiment Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-slide-as-virus-fears-persist-banks-drop-idUSL4N2CV1RM2020-05-14
More than 3800 people in Wuhan have died from the virus authorities say or about of Chinas fatalities NegativeBEIJING Authorities in the Chinese city where the novel coronavirus emerged launched an ambitious campaign on Wednesday to test all of its 11 million residents after a cluster of new cases raised fears of a second wave of infections http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan/chinas-wuhan-kicks-off-mass-testing-campaign-for-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22P1OD2020-05-14
New outbreaks in South Korea and China were cause for concern even as more countries begin to reopen their economies after lengthy lockdowns NegativeSINGAPORE Stock markets fell and bonds were in demand on Thursday as worries grew about a second wave of coronavirus infections and a dour assessment from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve dashed hopes for a quick economic recovery http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-drop-as-virus-recovery-begins-to-look-distant-idUSKBN22P3HE2020-05-14
On global alliances Bidens team argues that Trump is helping China by undermining U.S. relations with traditional allies and reducing Americas role and influence in international institutions NegativePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
On the yearslong trade war with China Bidens campaign will highlight its contention that Americans have paid a significant price while getting little in return NegativePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
President Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone NegativePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
President Trump will always hold China accountable for their actions but Beijing Biden simply cant be trusted to fight for Americas she added NegativePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
SHANGHAI China needs more active fiscal policy as pressure on its economy is still increasing according to an article by Finance Minister Liu Kun published in the official Peoples Daily on Thursday NegativeSHANGHAI China needs more active fiscal policy as pressure on its economy is still increasing according to an article by Finance Minister Liu Kun published in the official Peoples Daily on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy/china-needs-more-active-fiscal-policy-as-pressure-on-economy-increasing-peoples-daily-idUSKBN22Q06D2020-05-14
SHANGHAI China will allow imports of barley and blueberries from the United States according to notices on its customs website PositiveSHANGHAI China will allow imports of barley and blueberries from the United States according to notices on its customs website http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-agriculture-imports/china-to-allow-imports-of-barley-blueberries-from-u-s-idUSKBN22Q0AD2020-05-14
SHANGHAI Chinas central bank will conduct mediumterm lending facility operations on Thursday two traders with direct knowledge of the matter said NeutralSHANGHAI Chinas central bank will conduct mediumterm lending facility operations on Thursday two traders with direct knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-mlf/chinas-central-bank-will-conduct-mlf-operations-thursday-sources-idUSKBN22Q03X2020-05-14
SYDNEY Jamaicabased mobile phone carrier Digicel Group denied an Australian newspaper report on Thursday and said there is no basis that it would sell its Pacific unit to stateowned China Mobile Ltd NegativeSYDNEY Jamaicabased mobile phone carrier Digicel Group denied an Australian newspaper report on Thursday and said there is no basis that it would sell its Pacific unit to stateowned China Mobile Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-digicel-pacific-chinamobile/digicel-group-denies-report-of-pacific-unit-sale-to-china-mobile-idUSKBN22Q0OS2020-05-14
She pointed to a rebound in China where external demand remained weak but domestic demand was picking up NeutralWASHINGTON A collapse in consumption and other data point to a downward revision of the International Monetary Funds already pessimistic outlook for the global economy given the global coronavirus pandemic a top IMF official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-imf/collapse-in-consumption-dragging-down-global-economic-outlook-imf-idUSKBN22P2WI2020-05-14
Soybeans are the top U.S. agriculture export to China PositiveBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
Sullivan said Biden would increase funding for American innovation education and infrastructure arguing the Trump administration had ceded ground to China in the race on science and technology PositivePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
Taiwan is mostly equipped with U.S.made weapons but in 1991 France sold Taiwan six Lafayette frigates to Chinas anger PositiveFrance dismissed Chinese warnings on Wednesday about selling arms to selfruled Taiwan saying it was implementing existing deals and that Beijing should focus on battling the COVID19 pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-france-taiwan/focus-on-covid-19-battle-france-tells-china-after-taiwan-warning-idUSKBN22P1ET2020-05-14
Taiwan says it needs to upgrade its armed forces to deal with a growing threat from China which has stepped up military drills near the democratic island NegativeFrance dismissed Chinese warnings on Wednesday about selling arms to selfruled Taiwan saying it was implementing existing deals and that Beijing should focus on battling the COVID19 pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-france-taiwan/focus-on-covid-19-battle-france-tells-china-after-taiwan-warning-idUSKBN22P1ET2020-05-14
The coronavirus outbreak has had a huge impact on Chinas fiscal revenue growth he noted NegativeSHANGHAI China needs more active fiscal policy as pressure on its economy is still increasing according to an article by Finance Minister Liu Kun published in the official Peoples Daily on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy/china-needs-more-active-fiscal-policy-as-pressure-on-economy-increasing-peoples-daily-idUSKBN22Q06D2020-05-14
The cost of one resort in Japan would be the same as all of Sands casinos and malls in China he said NeutralThe framework around the development of an IR has made our goals there Sands Chairman Sheldon Adelson said in the press release on Wednesday announcing the cancellation http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-lvsc-cancellation/las-vegas-sands-scraps-plans-for-japan-integrated-resort-casino-project-idUSKBN22P09B2020-05-14
The novel coronavirus first emerged in China late last year and has since spread across the globe paralysing economic activity NegativePowell dashes negative rate speculation http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-gains-as-powell-shuns-negative-rates-aussie-slips-after-jobs-plunge-idUSL4N2CW06O2020-05-14
The timing of the dispute is awkward for Paris which has ordered millions of face masks from China because of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeFrance dismissed Chinese warnings on Wednesday about selling arms to selfruled Taiwan saying it was implementing existing deals and that Beijing should focus on battling the COVID19 pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-france-taiwan/focus-on-covid-19-battle-france-tells-china-after-taiwan-warning-idUSKBN22P1ET2020-05-14
Unable to import enough bamboo due to coronavirus disruptions the Calgary Zoo in Canada is sending two giant pandas back to China years ahead of schedule NegativeUnable to import enough bamboo due to coronavirus disruptions the Calgary Zoo in Canada is sending two giant pandas back to China years ahead of schedule http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada-pandas/pandas-to-return-to-china-as-canada-zoo-runs-short-of-bamboo-during-pandemic-idUSKBN22P2S92020-05-14
WASHINGTON A prominent U.S. Republican senator proposed legislation on Tuesday that would authorize the U.S. president to impose farreaching sanctions on China if it fails to give a full account of events leading to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus NegativeWASHINGTON A prominent U.S. Republican senator proposed legislation on Tuesday that would authorize the U.S. president to impose farreaching sanctions on China if it fails to give a full account of events leading to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-graham/trump-senate-ally-seeks-china-sanctions-over-covid-19-probe-idUSKBN22O2XM2020-05-14
Wuhan the epicentre of Chinas coronavirus outbreak plans to conduct nucleic acid testing across the city of 11 million after a cluster of new infections emerged sources said NegativeBeijing resident Wang Yukun was happy to comply in April when the construction firm he works for told him hed need to take a test for the novel coronavirus before he could come back to work even though he was at low risk of having the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-testing/slowly-but-steadily-china-strives-to-make-widespread-virus-testing-the-new-normal-idUSKBN22P0NT2020-05-14
story corrects in 5th paragraph to clarify the average revenue per user is Chinas not Tencents NeutralHONG KONG High demand for video games during COVID19 lockdowns buoyed Tencent Holdings firstquarter revenue and profits with blockbuster games PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds Mobile and Honor of Kings helping it beat forecasts http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tencent-results/chinas-tencent-wins-on-lockdown-gaming-boom-idUSKBN22P1BU2020-05-14
A resolution to do so needs nine yes votes and no vetoes by Russia China the United States France or Britain NeutralNEW YORK Russias U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear deal two years after it quit so Washington could trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-russia/russia-slams-u-s-assertion-at-u-n-that-it-remains-party-to-iran-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN22O38Z2020-05-13
Chinas government has committed billions of dollars to help fund the domestic semiconductor industry which it views as critical to catching up with the United States and other governments PositiveThe investments in companies that compete in fields typically dominated by U.S. players come as Intel remains embroiled in tensions between the United States and China over chip manufacturing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-intel-investments-china/intel-capital-invests-in-chinese-chip-companies-amid-tech-tensions-idUSKBN22P0GK2020-05-13
HONG Challenged by the arrival of Tesla in China last year domestic electric vehicle startups were struggling even before the economic shock wrought by the coronavirus but now for some it has become a battle for survival NegativeHONG Challenged by the arrival of Tesla in China last year domestic electric vehicle startups were struggling even before the economic shock wrought by the coronavirus but now for some it has become a battle for survival http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-electric/chinas-tesla-wannabes-risk-running-out-of-road-in-virus-stricken-times-idUSKBN22O1JH2020-05-13
In China and Taiwan websites have been set up to enable virtual tombsweeping an annual tradition of tending to ancestral graves NegativeMany countries have severely restricted the number of people attending funerals or stopped ceremonies altogether leaving families to watch live streams or plan memorials for later http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-funeral-trfn/ethical-funeral-providers-seek-new-ways-to-say-goodbye-under-lockdown-idUSKBN22O2M12020-05-13
Investors also kept a watch on simmering U.S.China tensions after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered the main federal government pension fund not to invest in Chinese companies NegativeSYDNEY May 13 Japanese stocks fell on Wednesday moving further away from the twomonth high hit on Monday as markets tracked Wall Streets decline on fears of a second wave of COVID19 infections while some profit booking also weighed on shares http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-fall-as-wall-street-slides-on-virus-resurgence-fears-idUSL4N2CV0SZ2020-05-13
Investors many facing steep losses due to the pandemicdriven shakeout in assets over the past few months have also had to contend with renewed U.S.China trade tensions NegativeYORK Stocks and oil prices fell on Wednesday as fears about a second wave of coronavirus infections gripped financial markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-fall-on-renewed-virus-fears-powell-speech-in-focus-idUSKBN22P0012020-05-13
Luchi Motor one of Chinas earliest EV startups sold a controlling stake to the investment company of Henan province in March after it failed to deliver cars as scheduled NegativeHONG Challenged by the arrival of Tesla in China last year domestic electric vehicle startups were struggling even before the economic shock wrought by the coronavirus but now for some it has become a battle for survival http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-electric/chinas-tesla-wannabes-risk-running-out-of-road-in-virus-stricken-times-idUSKBN22O1JH2020-05-13
NEW YORK May 12 World equity markets were little changed and safehaven bonds climbed on Tuesday as investors weighed stronger economic data from China and upbeat corporate earnings in Europe against concerns about a potential second wave of coronavirus infections as economies reopen NegativeBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stock-market-rally-pauses-bonds-edge-higher-as-economy-partly-reopens-idUSL1N2CU1L22020-05-13
The United States Russia China Germany Britain and France in 2015 agreed to the deal with Iran that prevents Tehran from developing nuclear weapons in return for sanctions relief PositiveNEW YORK Russias U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear deal two years after it quit so Washington could trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-russia/russia-slams-u-s-assertion-at-u-n-that-it-remains-party-to-iran-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN22O38Z2020-05-13
The investments in companies that compete in fields typically dominated by U.S. players come as Intel remains embroiled in tensions between the United States and China over chip manufacturing NegativeThe investments in companies that compete in fields typically dominated by U.S. players come as Intel remains embroiled in tensions between the United States and China over chip manufacturing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-intel-investments-china/intel-capital-invests-in-chinese-chip-companies-amid-tech-tensions-idUSKBN22P0GK2020-05-13
The latest signals from China had something for both the bulls and the bears NeutralEuropean stocks claw higher after weak session in Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rally-grinds-on-as-virus-and-trade-nerves-linger-idUSL8N2CU5CY2020-05-13
6432 on Tuesday following a report that China had suspended some meat imports from Australian abattoirs NegativeDollar climbs to twoweek high vs basket of currencies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-hits-2-week-peak-as-second-wave-virus-fears-drive-safe-haven-bid-idUSL4N2CU06I2020-05-12
BEIJING China has issued a lengthy rebuttal of what it said were 24 preposterous by some leading U.S. politicians over its handling of the new coronavirus outbreak NegativeBEIJING China has issued a lengthy rebuttal of what it said were 24 preposterous by some leading U.S. politicians over its handling of the new coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-refutes-24-lies-by-u-s-politicians-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN22M0DV2020-05-12
BEIJING Chinas finance ministry announced on Tuesday a new list of 79 U.S. products that will be eligible for import tariff waivers for one year PositiveBEIJING Chinas finance ministry announced on Tuesday a new list of 79 U.S. products that will be eligible for import tariff waivers for one year http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs/china-announces-new-list-of-u-s-imports-eligible-for-tariff-waivers-idUSKBN22O0MQ2020-05-12
BEIJING May 11 China warned that it will take countermeasures in response to the U.S. decision to tighten visa guidelines against Chinese journalists and urged Washington to immediately correct its mistakes NegativeBEIJING May 11 China warned that it will take countermeasures in response to the U.S. decision to tighten visa guidelines against Chinese journalists and urged Washington to immediately correct its mistakes http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-china-visa/china-warns-of-countermeasures-to-new-u-s-rules-against-chinese-journalists-idUSB9N2C401L2020-05-12
BEIJING The worlds top listed miner BHP Group said on Tuesday it had made its first yuandenominated sale of iron ore to China Baoshan Iron Steel Co Ltd known as Baosteel and would explore using blockchain for such transactions in future PositiveBEIJING The worlds top listed miner BHP Group said on Tuesday it had made its first yuandenominated sale of iron ore to China Baoshan Iron Steel Co Ltd known as Baosteel and would explore using blockchain for such transactions in future http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-baowu-bhp/bhp-completes-first-yuan-based-iron-ore-sale-to-chinas-baosteel-idUSKBN22O0LZ2020-05-12
Capital Economics Senior China Economist Julian EvansPritchard said demandside pressures are likely to persist for some time with tumbling energy and food prices bringing headline gauges lower NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory prices fell at the sharpest rate in four years in April highlighting weakening industrial demand in the worlds secondlargest economy as the coronavirus pandemic slams global growth http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-inflation/chinas-factory-deflation-deepens-as-pandemic-hits-demand-idUSKBN22O0732020-05-12
China has dismissed such a probe as groundless saying the country has been open and transparent about the outbreak NegativeWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
Chinas coal imports in April surged from a year earlier as traders jumped on low prices to build stockpiles and prepare for a recovery in domestic demand NegativeSINGAPORE Coal power plant construction will push ahead in Asia despite falling electricity demand and environmental concerns as policymakers prioritise boosting economies crippled by the coronavirus pandemic analysts say http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia-coal-analysis/asias-pandemic-stimulus-may-slow-the-demise-of-coal-idUSKBN22O0KY2020-05-12
Coal power infrastructure in Asia relies heavily on statebacked financing from China South Korea and Japan NegativeSINGAPORE Coal power plant construction will push ahead in Asia despite falling electricity demand and environmental concerns as policymakers prioritise boosting economies crippled by the coronavirus pandemic analysts say http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia-coal-analysis/asias-pandemic-stimulus-may-slow-the-demise-of-coal-idUSKBN22O0KY2020-05-12
Despite Chinas repeated assurances concerns about the timeliness of its information have persisted in some quarters NegativeBEIJING China has issued a lengthy rebuttal of what it said were 24 preposterous by some leading U.S. politicians over its handling of the new coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-refutes-24-lies-by-u-s-politicians-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN22M0DV2020-05-12
During the fastspreading initial outbreak of the coronavirus in Wuhan China the reproduction rate was estimated at around 2 NegativeGlobal alarm was sounded on Monday over a potential second wave of coronavirus infections after Germany reported that the reproduction rate of the pathogen had risen above 1 indicating the disease was again spreading just days after the first tentative steps there to reopen the economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-transmission-expla/explainer-tracking-the-coronavirus-reproduction-rate-as-lockdowns-ease-idUSKBN22N2ZS2020-05-12
HONG KONG Tim Hortons China said Tuesday it received an investment from Chinese tech giant Tencent as the Canadian coffee brewer seeks to expand in the Chinese market PositiveHONG KONG Tim Hortons China said Tuesday it received an investment from Chinese tech giant Tencent as the Canadian coffee brewer seeks to expand in the Chinese market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-timhortons-china-tencent/tim-hortons-china-says-tencent-has-invested-did-not-disclose-amount-idUSKBN22O0BE2020-05-12
However in the wake of new outbreaks of the coronavirus including in China and South Korea the market is wary of a second wave of COVID19 cases spurring renewed lockdowns NegativeOil futures rose on Tuesday boosted by an unexpected commitment from Saudi Arabia to deepen production cuts in June in a bid to help drain the glut in the global market that has built up as the coronavirus pandemic crushed fuel demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-boosted-by-saudi-arabia-pledge-to-deepen-output-cut-idUSKBN22O03W2020-05-12
However the city of Wuhan in central China origin of the global outbreak reported its first cluster of infections since its severe lockdown was lifted a month ago NegativeGlobal alarm was sounded on Monday over a potential second wave of coronavirus cases after Germany relatively successful in slowing the outbreak reported that infections had accelerated again after the first tentative steps to ease a lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/paris-salons-shanghai-disney-reopen-despite-global-alarm-over-second-coronavirus-wave-idUSKBN22N1QT2020-05-12
It comes as Spark last year abandoned plans to exclusively rely on Chinas Huawei for the rollout of 5G services in New Zealand amid concerns over national security NegativeSpark New Zealand Ltd said it will manage part of the countrys allocation of 5G spectrum as it prepares for a rollout of the mobile technology over the next year http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-spark-nz-5g/spark-new-zealand-to-manage-part-of-countrys-5g-allocation-idUSKBN22O0NA2020-05-12
It has also received medical donations from China over the past days PositiveALGIERS Algeria has started producing rapid test kits for the novel coronavirus with a detection time of 15 minutes and a production capacity of 200000 units per week the government said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-algeria-tests/algeria-starts-coronavirus-test-kits-production-idUSKBN22N2TJ2020-05-12
Last month Trump announced that he was suspending aid to the WHO accusing it of being and promoting Chinas about the outbreak assertions the WHO denies NegativeWASHINGTON The leaders of U.S. congressional foreign affairs committees wrote to nearly 60 countries on Friday asking them to support Taiwans participation in the World Health Organization citing the need for the broadest effort possible to fight the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-taiwan/u-s-lawmakers-urge-support-for-taiwan-at-who-as-u-s-criticizes-china-idUSKBN22L00T2020-05-12
Markets are also keeping a wary eye on Chinas trade relations with the United States as well as Australia NegativeKONG Asian shares tumbled on Tuesday on growing worries about a second wave of coronavirus infections after the Chinese city where the pandemic originated reported its first new cases since its lockdown was lifted http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-falter-as-anxiety-grows-over-second-coronavirus-wave-idUSKBN22N32R2020-05-12
May 8 European shares rose on Friday as signs of improving U.S.China relations gave a fresh dose of optimism for investors counting on the easing of lockdowns to spark a recovery in global growth Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-ride-on-u-s-china-talks-earnings-optimism-idUSL4N2CQ1R42020-05-12
Peters said he did not think the issue would harm diplomatic ties with China which is New Zealands biggest trading partner PositiveWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
Rising U.S.China tensions over the coronavirus outbreak have cast the trade deal and proposed talks on a Phase 2 deal into doubt NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed renegotiating the U.S.China Phase trade deal after a Chinese staterun newspaper reported some government advisers in Beijing were urging fresh talks and possibly invalidating the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-trump/trump-not-interested-in-reopening-u-s-china-trade-deal-after-report-of-beijing-discontent-idUSKBN22N2UY2020-05-12
SYDNEY China has suspended imports from four large Australian meat processors Australias Minister for Trade Simon Birmingham said on Tuesday as sour bilateral ties threaten to disrupt the trade of several key agricultural commodities NegativeSYDNEY China has suspended imports from four large Australian meat processors Australias Minister for Trade Simon Birmingham said on Tuesday as sour bilateral ties threaten to disrupt the trade of several key agricultural commodities http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-beef/china-suspends-imports-from-four-australian-abattoirs-as-ties-sour-trade-idUSKBN22O0FB2020-05-12
Taiwan expresses regret at Chinas threats against New Zealand Ou said adding the response from Chinas foreign ministry was NegativeWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
Taiwan is excluded from the WHO due to the objections of China which views the island as one of its provinces NegativeWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
Taiwan which is not a member of the United Nations has been excluded from the WHO which is a U.N. agency due to objections from China NegativeWASHINGTON The leaders of U.S. congressional foreign affairs committees wrote to nearly 60 countries on Friday asking them to support Taiwans participation in the World Health Organization citing the need for the broadest effort possible to fight the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-taiwan/u-s-lawmakers-urge-support-for-taiwan-at-who-as-u-s-criticizes-china-idUSKBN22L00T2020-05-12
That should remove any concerns the Peoples Bank of China has about the impact of monetary easing on EvansPritchard said NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory prices fell at the sharpest rate in four years in April highlighting weakening industrial demand in the worlds secondlargest economy as the coronavirus pandemic slams global growth http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-inflation/chinas-factory-deflation-deepens-as-pandemic-hits-demand-idUSKBN22O0732020-05-12
The Global Times said malicious attacks by the United States have ignited a tsunami of among Chinese trade insiders after China made compromises in the Phase 1 pact NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed renegotiating the U.S.China Phase trade deal after a Chinese staterun newspaper reported some government advisers in Beijing were urging fresh talks and possibly invalidating the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-trump/trump-not-interested-in-reopening-u-s-china-trade-deal-after-report-of-beijing-discontent-idUSKBN22N2UY2020-05-12
The WHO noted that Germany South Korea and China all had such programmes NeutralGlobal alarm was sounded on Monday over a potential second wave of coronavirus cases after Germany relatively successful in slowing the outbreak reported that infections had accelerated again after the first tentative steps to ease a lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/paris-salons-shanghai-disney-reopen-despite-global-alarm-over-second-coronavirus-wave-idUSKBN22N1QT2020-05-12
The fourthbiggest iron ore miner Australias Fortescue Metals Group is also selling in yuan after setting up a trading entity in China in April 2019 PositiveBEIJING The worlds top listed miner BHP Group said on Tuesday it had made its first yuandenominated sale of iron ore to China Baoshan Iron Steel Co Ltd known as Baosteel and would explore using blockchain for such transactions in future http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-baowu-bhp/bhp-completes-first-yuan-based-iron-ore-sale-to-chinas-baosteel-idUSKBN22O0LZ2020-05-12
The purchases were the latest in a recent string by China which U.S. officials say has also begun implementing other parts of the trade deal regarding intellectual property protections PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed renegotiating the U.S.China Phase trade deal after a Chinese staterun newspaper reported some government advisers in Beijing were urging fresh talks and possibly invalidating the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-trump/trump-not-interested-in-reopening-u-s-china-trade-deal-after-report-of-beijing-discontent-idUSKBN22N2UY2020-05-12
The suspension of the four beef processors comes just days after China proposed introducing an tariff on Australian barley shipments NegativeSYDNEY China has suspended imports from four large Australian meat processors Australias Minister for Trade Simon Birmingham said on Tuesday as sour bilateral ties threaten to disrupt the trade of several key agricultural commodities http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-beef/china-suspends-imports-from-four-australian-abattoirs-as-ties-sour-trade-idUSKBN22O0FB2020-05-12
Top U.S. and Chinese trade officials discussed Phase 1 trade deal on Friday and China said it agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-ride-on-u-s-china-talks-earnings-optimism-idUSL4N2CQ1R42020-05-12
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed renegotiating the U.S.China Phase trade deal after a Chinese staterun newspaper reported some government advisers in Beijing were urging fresh talks and possibly invalidating the agreement NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed renegotiating the U.S.China Phase trade deal after a Chinese staterun newspaper reported some government advisers in Beijing were urging fresh talks and possibly invalidating the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-trump/trump-not-interested-in-reopening-u-s-china-trade-deal-after-report-of-beijing-discontent-idUSKBN22N2UY2020-05-12
WASHINGTON The United States issued a new rule on Friday tightening visa guidelines for Chinese journalists saying it was in response to the treatment of U.S. journalists in China a shift that comes amid tensions between the two nations over the coronavirus global pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON The United States issued a new rule on Friday tightening visa guidelines for Chinese journalists saying it was in response to the treatment of U.S. journalists in China a shift that comes amid tensions between the two nations over the coronavirus global pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/u-s-tightens-visa-rules-for-chinese-journalists-amid-coronavirus-tensions-idUSKBN22L03A2020-05-12
WELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties NegativeWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
We have always taken a China policy and that continues to be the Ardern said NeutralWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
We have got to stand up for Winston Peters New Zealands foreign minister said at a news conference when asked about Chinas response to New Zealands position on Taiwan NeutralWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
When asked about Chinas response later in the day Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said New Zealands position on Taiwan was only related to its health response to COVID19 NeutralWELLINGTON New Zealands foreign minister on Tuesday said the country has to stand up for itself after China warned its backing of Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization could damage bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newzealand-china/new-zealand-still-supports-taiwan-at-who-despite-chinese-rebuke-idUSKBN22O0CF2020-05-12
43 million the China Passenger Car Association said on Monday as the country gradually recovers from the coronavirus NegativeBEIJING Chinas passenger car retail sales in April fell 5 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos-cpca/chinas-april-passenger-car-retail-sales-down-5-6-year-on-year-industry-body-idUSKBN22N09T2020-05-11
A Reuters search found some vendors were offering to crack the restrictions on PlayStation Store in China for a fee of less than on ecommerce platforms NegativeHONG KONG Sony has suspended its PlayStation Store in mainland China saying it wanted to improve the online stores security in a move that will temporarily prevent it from selling games in the worlds largest video game market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sony-playstation-china/sony-suspends-playstation-store-in-mainland-china-to-upgrade-security-idUSKBN22N0PD2020-05-11
After an initial bounce in activity after the opening of lockdowns several factors are likely to restrain the high debt corporate defaults inefficient labour markets deglobalisation and ChinaU.S. tensions NegativeLONDON Leading emerging countries have burned through billion in foreign exchange reserves over the past two months Bank of America said on Monday as central banks look to prop up their currencies and economies in the face of COVID19 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emerging-markets-reserves/emerging-economies-burn-through-240-billion-in-reserves-drain-seen-continuing-bank-of-america-idUSKBN22N1TV2020-05-11
Also weighing on global risk sentiment is the prospect of worsening tensions between the U.S. and China NegativeDollar lifts Japanese yen falls 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-rises-and-yen-falls-behind-as-more-countries-ease-lockdowns-idUSL8N2CT2X72020-05-11
At Hospital Espana the sole public hospital in the city of Chinandega the small coronavirus ward is at capacity according to two medical staff there NegativeMANAGUA Nicaraguan hospital wards are packed with patients suffering respiratory problems according to more than a dozen health workers casting doubt on the countrys official tally of just 16 coronavirus cases and its ability to cope with the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-nicaragua-insight/packed-hospital-wards-cast-doubt-on-nicaraguas-low-coronavirus-count-doctors-say-idUSKBN22N28L2020-05-11
Australia is Chinas top supplier of barley sending it about PositiveSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-trade/australia-expects-china-to-keep-barley-issue-separate-from-covid-19-idUSKBN22N0HY2020-05-11
BEIJING China berated New Zealand on Monday for its support for Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization saying the country should stop making wrong on the issue to avoid damaging bilateral ties NegativeBEIJING China berated New Zealand on Monday for its support for Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization saying the country should stop making wrong on the issue to avoid damaging bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-taiwan-new-zealand-mofa/china-berates-new-zealand-over-support-for-taiwan-at-who-idUSKBN22N18E2020-05-11
BEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures in response to a U.S. decision to tighten visa terms for Chinese journalists and urged the United States to immediately correct its NegativeBEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures in response to a U.S. decision to tighten visa terms for Chinese journalists and urged the United States to immediately correct its http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-visa/china-warns-of-countermeasures-to-new-u-s-rule-for-chinese-reporters-idUSKBN22N0X42020-05-11
BEIJING China will require local health authorities to tighten their supervision over how virus strains and their samples are handled in labs the National Health Commission said in a draft rule issued on Monday NegativeBEIJING China will require local health authorities to tighten their supervision over how virus strains and their samples are handled in labs the National Health Commission said in a draft rule issued on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-coronavirus-lab/chinas-health-authority-to-tighten-rules-on-laboratory-controls-idUSKBN22N1DC2020-05-11
BEIJING Chinas environment ministry on Monday called on China Minmetals Corp to improve implementation of environmental protection measures and oversight of subsidiaries in a less than glowing report on the staterun metals producers compliance PositiveBEIJING Chinas environment ministry on Monday called on China Minmetals Corp to improve implementation of environmental protection measures and oversight of subsidiaries in a less than glowing report on the staterun metals producers compliance http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-environment-minmetals/china-raps-state-miner-minmetals-for-renewed-environmental-failures-idUSKBN22N0UG2020-05-11
BEIJING Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States with some advisers urging fresh talks a statecontrolled tabloid said citing sources close to the Chinese government NegativeBEIJING Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States with some advisers urging fresh talks a statecontrolled tabloid said citing sources close to the Chinese government http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/chinese-advisers-call-for-talks-on-new-trade-deal-with-u-s-global-times-idUSKBN22N1XC2020-05-11
BEIJING The Chinese city of Wuhan the epicentre of Chinas coronavirus outbreak plans to conduct citywide nucleic acid testing over a period of 10 days according to an internal document seen by Reuters and two sources familiar with the situation NegativeBEIJING The Chinese city of Wuhan the epicentre of Chinas coronavirus outbreak plans to conduct citywide nucleic acid testing over a period of 10 days according to an internal document seen by Reuters and two sources familiar with the situation http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan/chinas-wuhan-plans-city-wide-testing-for-coronavirus-over-period-of-10-days-sources-idUSKBN22N24F2020-05-11
BEIJING Wuhan reported its first cluster of coronavirus infections since a lockdown on the city the epicentre of the outbreak in China was lifted a month ago stoking concerns of a wider resurgence NegativeBEIJING Wuhan reported its first cluster of coronavirus infections since a lockdown on the city the epicentre of the outbreak in China was lifted a month ago stoking concerns of a wider resurgence http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-reports-first-coronavirus-cluster-since-lockdown-lifted-idUSKBN22N02F2020-05-11
BERLIN German engineering industry association VDMA on Monday withdrew its 2020 production forecast for a decline of as coronavirus hits the entire sector but it said supply chain problems in China were subsiding NegativeBERLIN German engineering industry association VDMA on Monday withdrew its 2020 production forecast for a decline of as coronavirus hits the entire sector but it said supply chain problems in China were subsiding http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-engineerin/german-engineering-body-sees-china-supply-chain-issues-subsiding-idUSKBN22N12C2020-05-11
China Hong Kong Saudi Arabia Brazil and Turkey had all seen the biggest total drop in reserves the bank said NegativeLONDON Leading emerging countries have burned through billion in foreign exchange reserves over the past two months Bank of America said on Monday as central banks look to prop up their currencies and economies in the face of COVID19 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emerging-markets-reserves/emerging-economies-burn-through-240-billion-in-reserves-drain-seen-continuing-bank-of-america-idUSKBN22N1TV2020-05-11
China berated New Zealand on Monday for its support for Taiwans participation at the WHO saying the country should stop making wrong on the issue to avoid damaging bilateral ties NegativeGENEVA The World Health Organizations director general has no to invite Taiwan to take part in its assembly next week the bodys lawyer said on Monday adding member states had divergent on the selfruled islands participation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-taiwan-who/who-says-has-no-mandate-to-invite-taiwan-to-assembly-meeting-idUSKBN22N29B2020-05-11
China does not include asymptomatic cases in its overall tally of confirmed cases now at 82918 until they exhibit signs of infection NegativeBEIJING Wuhan reported its first cluster of coronavirus infections since a lockdown on the city the epicentre of the outbreak in China was lifted a month ago stoking concerns of a wider resurgence http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-reports-first-coronavirus-cluster-since-lockdown-lifted-idUSKBN22N02F2020-05-11
China has denounced Taiwans WHO attempts as a political stunt aimed at promoting the islands formal independence and said it will fail in its efforts NegativeBEIJING China berated New Zealand on Monday for its support for Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization saying the country should stop making wrong on the issue to avoid damaging bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-taiwan-new-zealand-mofa/china-berates-new-zealand-over-support-for-taiwan-at-who-idUSKBN22N18E2020-05-11
China has dismissed the questioning as groundless saying it has been open and transparent about the outbreak NegativeSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-trade/australia-expects-china-to-keep-barley-issue-separate-from-covid-19-idUSKBN22N0HY2020-05-11
China has rejected the accusation NegativeBEIJING Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States with some advisers urging fresh talks a statecontrolled tabloid said citing sources close to the Chinese government http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/chinese-advisers-call-for-talks-on-new-trade-deal-with-u-s-global-times-idUSKBN22N1XC2020-05-11
China takes more than half of Australias barley exports PositiveSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-trade/australia-expects-china-to-keep-barley-issue-separate-from-covid-19-idUSKBN22N0HY2020-05-11
China urges New Zealand to strictly abide by the China principle and immediately stop making wrong statements on Taiwan to avoid damaging our bilateral relationship NegativeBEIJING China berated New Zealand on Monday for its support for Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization saying the country should stop making wrong on the issue to avoid damaging bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-taiwan-new-zealand-mofa/china-berates-new-zealand-over-support-for-taiwan-at-who-idUSKBN22N18E2020-05-11
Chinas steel mills actually managed to boost production in the first quarter churning out 234 PositiveLAUNCESTON Australia There is an increasing disconnect between the two key ingredients for making steel with iron ore safely within Chinas economic bubble and coking coal more exposed to the rest of the coronavirusriddled world http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-ironore-coal/column-iron-ore-coking-coal-divorce-over-chinas-coronavirus-recovery-russell-idUSKBN22N0PQ2020-05-11
European shares closed higher on Friday clocking weekly gains as signs of improving U.S.China relations provided a fresh dose of optimism for investors counting on the easing of lockdowns to spark a recovery in global growth PositiveEuropean shares closed higher on Friday clocking weekly gains as signs of improving U.S.China relations provided a fresh dose of optimism for investors counting on the easing of lockdowns to spark a recovery in global growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-end-higher-on-u-s-china-talks-earnings-optimism-idUSKBN22K0US2020-05-11
HONG KONG Sony has suspended its PlayStation Store in mainland China saying it wanted to improve the online stores security in a move that will temporarily prevent it from selling games in the worlds largest video game market NegativeHONG KONG Sony has suspended its PlayStation Store in mainland China saying it wanted to improve the online stores security in a move that will temporarily prevent it from selling games in the worlds largest video game market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sony-playstation-china/sony-suspends-playstation-store-in-mainland-china-to-upgrade-security-idUSKBN22N0PD2020-05-11
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd will likely pay U.S. authorities million to settle bribery allegations related to the companys business in China a regulatory filing showed on Thursday NegativeHerbalife Nutrition Ltd will likely pay U.S. authorities million to settle bribery allegations related to the companys business in China a regulatory filing showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-herbalife-corruption-settlement/herbalife-to-pay-123-million-to-settle-china-bribery-allegations-idUSKBN22K2NJ2020-05-11
However the pandemic has put additional pressure on U.S. companies in China raising questions about whether to move operations out of the country to diverse supply chains the report said NegativeWASHINGTON Chinese investment in the United States dropped to billion in 2019 a slight decrease from a year earlier and the lowest level since the global financial crisis a decade ago according to a new analysis by the U.S.China Investment Project http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-healthcare-coronavirus-china-usa/chinese-investment-in-the-u-s-drops-to-lowest-level-since-global-financial-crisis-idUSKBN22N28W2020-05-11
If Australian barley stopped flowing to China it would open the door for U.S. exporters PositiveSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-trade/australia-expects-china-to-keep-barley-issue-separate-from-covid-19-idUSKBN22N0HY2020-05-11
If China imposes a tariff on barley it would severely hurt Australian grain growers who have already sown their crops NegativeSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-trade/australia-expects-china-to-keep-barley-issue-separate-from-covid-19-idUSKBN22N0HY2020-05-11
In contrast to iron ore Chinas role in global seaborne coking coal is far more limited NegativeLAUNCESTON Australia There is an increasing disconnect between the two key ingredients for making steel with iron ore safely within Chinas economic bubble and coking coal more exposed to the rest of the coronavirusriddled world http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-ironore-coal/column-iron-ore-coking-coal-divorce-over-chinas-coronavirus-recovery-russell-idUSKBN22N0PQ2020-05-11
It added that China had made compromises for the Phase 1 pact to press ahead PositiveBEIJING Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States with some advisers urging fresh talks a statecontrolled tabloid said citing sources close to the Chinese government http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/chinese-advisers-call-for-talks-on-new-trade-deal-with-u-s-global-times-idUSKBN22N1XC2020-05-11
Its two biggest trading partners the United States and China saw their economies contract sharply in the first quarter suggesting a recovery in global trade is some way off NegativeSEOUL South Korean exports and imports suffered a precipitous decline in the first 10 days of May underlining a bleak outlook for Asias fourth largest economy and international trade as the coronavirus crisis slammed global demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-economy-trade/south-koreas-may-1-10-exports-dive-as-coronavirus-wipes-out-global-demand-idUSKBN22N0GL2020-05-11
LAUNCESTON Australia There is an increasing disconnect between the two key ingredients for making steel with iron ore safely within Chinas economic bubble and coking coal more exposed to the rest of the coronavirusriddled world PositiveLAUNCESTON Australia There is an increasing disconnect between the two key ingredients for making steel with iron ore safely within Chinas economic bubble and coking coal more exposed to the rest of the coronavirusriddled world http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-ironore-coal/column-iron-ore-coking-coal-divorce-over-chinas-coronavirus-recovery-russell-idUSKBN22N0PQ2020-05-11
Mainland China has reported 4633 deaths NegativeBEIJING Wuhan reported its first cluster of coronavirus infections since a lockdown on the city the epicentre of the outbreak in China was lifted a month ago stoking concerns of a wider resurgence http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-reports-first-coronavirus-cluster-since-lockdown-lifted-idUSKBN22N02F2020-05-11
Minmetals whose subsidiaries also operate projects outside China in countries including Peru Australia and Papua New Guinea did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the ministrys findings PositiveBEIJING Chinas environment ministry on Monday called on China Minmetals Corp to improve implementation of environmental protection measures and oversight of subsidiaries in a less than glowing report on the staterun metals producers compliance http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-environment-minmetals/china-raps-state-miner-minmetals-for-renewed-environmental-failures-idUSKBN22N0UG2020-05-11
Morrison however said he expected China to make its final judgement on barleydumping free from politics NegativeSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-trade/australia-expects-china-to-keep-barley-issue-separate-from-covid-19-idUSKBN22N0HY2020-05-11
New confirmed cases reported in China since April have been low compared with the thousands every day in February thanks to a nationwide regime of screening testing and quarantine PositiveBEIJING Wuhan reported its first cluster of coronavirus infections since a lockdown on the city the epicentre of the outbreak in China was lifted a month ago stoking concerns of a wider resurgence http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-reports-first-coronavirus-cluster-since-lockdown-lifted-idUSKBN22N02F2020-05-11
Other subsidiaries of Arlington International Group which operates in countries such as France Germany and China are not affected by the restructuring in Britain PositiveLONDON The British division of global automotive supplier Arlington is making redundancies as the coronavirus outbreak forces it to appoint administrators to restructure the firm in a sign of the pressures facing the car industry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-arlington/coronavirus-pushes-uk-car-supplier-arlington-to-appoint-administrators-idUSKBN22N1QR2020-05-11
PlayStation China announced the closure in a statement on its Weibo account on Sunday saying it was for a system security without providing further details NegativeHONG KONG Sony has suspended its PlayStation Store in mainland China saying it wanted to improve the online stores security in a move that will temporarily prevent it from selling games in the worlds largest video game market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sony-playstation-china/sony-suspends-playstation-store-in-mainland-china-to-upgrade-security-idUSKBN22N0PD2020-05-11
SHANGHAI Chinas Wuhan city is considering steps to support its biggest local automaker Dongfeng Motor Corp according to a draft policy document reviewed by Reuters as the epicentre of Chinas novel coronavirus outbreak tries to revive its economy PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas Wuhan city is considering steps to support its biggest local automaker Dongfeng Motor Corp according to a draft policy document reviewed by Reuters as the epicentre of Chinas novel coronavirus outbreak tries to revive its economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-dongfeng-exc/exclusive-wuhan-recovering-from-virus-weighs-policies-to-help-hometown-automaker-dongfeng-idUSKBN22N0ZJ2020-05-11
SHANGHAI Chinas monthly auto sales rose for the first time in almost two years as the country eased virusrelated curbs and reopened for business but the annual number will likely be slashed by up to if the pandemic continues an industry body cautioned NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas monthly auto sales rose for the first time in almost two years as the country eased virusrelated curbs and reopened for business but the annual number will likely be slashed by up to if the pandemic continues an industry body cautioned http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-autos/china-car-sales-mark-first-rise-in-22-months-but-virus-to-still-slam-2020-idUSKBN22N0PZ2020-05-11
SXAP which rely heavily on China as a market and a production hub led gains for the day rising nearly PositiveEuropean shares closed higher on Friday clocking weekly gains as signs of improving U.S.China relations provided a fresh dose of optimism for investors counting on the easing of lockdowns to spark a recovery in global growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-end-higher-on-u-s-china-talks-earnings-optimism-idUSKBN22K0US2020-05-11
SYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus NegativeSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he expects China to keep its judgment on whether Australia dumped barley there separate from protests over an Australian call for an enquiry into the origins of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china-trade/australia-expects-china-to-keep-barley-issue-separate-from-covid-19-idUSKBN22N0HY2020-05-11
The United States and China have been engaged in a series of retaliatory actions involving journalists in recent months NegativeBEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures in response to a U.S. decision to tighten visa terms for Chinese journalists and urged the United States to immediately correct its http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-visa/china-warns-of-countermeasures-to-new-u-s-rule-for-chinese-reporters-idUSKBN22N0X42020-05-11
The five new confirmed cases all from the same residential compound come amid efforts to ease restrictions across China as businesses restart and individuals get back to work NegativeBEIJING Wuhan reported its first cluster of coronavirus infections since a lockdown on the city the epicentre of the outbreak in China was lifted a month ago stoking concerns of a wider resurgence http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-reports-first-coronavirus-cluster-since-lockdown-lifted-idUSKBN22N02F2020-05-11
The one principle is the political foundation of China and New Zealands relationship he added NegativeBEIJING China berated New Zealand on Monday for its support for Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization saying the country should stop making wrong on the issue to avoid damaging bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-taiwan-new-zealand-mofa/china-berates-new-zealand-over-support-for-taiwan-at-who-idUSKBN22N18E2020-05-11
The trillion covers the group of major economies plus China where total stimulus is harder to track NeutralLONDON May 11 Central banks and governments have unveiled an estimated trillion of stimulus already to shield their economies from the coronavirus pandemic record sums that will swell balance sheets and deficits to peacetime highs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-cenbank/graphic-15-trillion-and-counting-global-stimulus-so-far-idUSL8N2CI81G2020-05-11
This years international atmosphere is relatively beneficial for Taiwans participation and so the pressure on the WHO secretariat and China is greater and Wu said NegativeBEIJING China berated New Zealand on Monday for its support for Taiwans participation at the World Health Organization saying the country should stop making wrong on the issue to avoid damaging bilateral ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-taiwan-new-zealand-mofa/china-berates-new-zealand-over-support-for-taiwan-at-who-idUSKBN22N18E2020-05-11
To comply major console game makers Nintendo and Sony set up mainland China online stores for approved games since they entered the market in 2015 and 2019 respectively PositiveHONG KONG Sony has suspended its PlayStation Store in mainland China saying it wanted to improve the online stores security in a move that will temporarily prevent it from selling games in the worlds largest video game market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sony-playstation-china/sony-suspends-playstation-store-in-mainland-china-to-upgrade-security-idUSKBN22N0PD2020-05-11
Turkish aid shipments were also sent to Libya Iraq Iran the Palestinian Authority Russia the Balkans and to China where the new coronavirus first emerged PositiveANKARA Emblazoned with Turkish flags and presidential seals crates packed with medical equipment are loaded onto planes part of a major aid campaign by Ankara which has dispatched supplies to dozens of countries since the new coronavirus pandemic erupted http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey-diplomacy/turkey-turns-to-medical-diplomacy-to-heal-damaged-relations-idUSKBN22N1JD2020-05-11
Tyson Foods President Dean Banks said on a conference call last week that he expects Chinas demand for U.S. pork to remain strong as it recovers from a COVID19 lockdown NegativeCHICAGO U.S. President Donald Trump ordered meat processing plants to stay open to protect the nations food supply even as workers got sick and died http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-meatpacking-an/as-u-s-meat-workers-fall-sick-and-supplies-dwindle-exports-to-china-soar-idUSKBN22N0IN2020-05-11
Venture capital flows saw a steeper drop in both directions amid more regulatory scrutiny from the United States and investor concerns that Chinas tech market was overheating said the report NegativeBEIJING Chinese direct investment in the United States dropped to the lowest level since 2009 last year amid bilateral tensions and the COVID19 pandemic will continue to weigh on investment flows between the worlds two biggest economies according to a report http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-us-investment/chinese-investment-in-u-s-drops-pandemic-to-weigh-on-this-years-bilateral-flows-report-idUSKBN22N0EW2020-05-11
We require the U.S. to immediately correct its mistake or China will have no choice but to take countermeasures NegativeBEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures in response to a U.S. decision to tighten visa terms for Chinese journalists and urged the United States to immediately correct its http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-visa/china-warns-of-countermeasures-to-new-u-s-rule-for-chinese-reporters-idUSKBN22N0X42020-05-11
Yet the plants have increasingly been exporting to China while U.S. consumers face shortages a Reuters analysis of government data showed NegativeCHICAGO U.S. President Donald Trump ordered meat processing plants to stay open to protect the nations food supply even as workers got sick and died http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-meatpacking-an/as-u-s-meat-workers-fall-sick-and-supplies-dwindle-exports-to-china-soar-idUSKBN22N0IN2020-05-11
A gain in April would be the first rise in auto sales in China after 21 straight months of decline as the worlds secondlargest economy slowed NegativeSHANGHAI Vehicle sales in China likely rose in April from a year earlier its top auto industry body said on Thursday ending almost two years of declines and signalling that the worlds biggest auto market is recovering from the coronavirus shock http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos/china-auto-sales-likely-rose-in-april-ending-almost-two-years-of-decline-idUSKBN22J1BN2020-05-08
BEIJING China said on Thursday it supports the World Health Organization in trying to pinpoint the origins of the COVID19 pandemic and accused U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of telling one lie after another in his attacks on Beijing NegativeBEIJING China said on Thursday it supports the World Health Organization in trying to pinpoint the origins of the COVID19 pandemic and accused U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of telling one lie after another in his attacks on Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-says-it-backs-who-in-tracing-covid-19-denounces-u-s-lies-idUSKBN22J10G2020-05-08
BEIJING China says sales of durable consumer goods such as automobiles and home appliances rebounded significantly during the May Day holiday PositiveBEIJING China says sales of durable consumer goods such as automobiles and home appliances rebounded significantly during the May Day holiday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-holiday/china-says-sales-of-cars-home-appliances-rebounded-sharply-during-may-day-holiday-idUSKBN22K09Z2020-05-08
BEIJING The European Union ambassador to China said on Thursday it was that part of an opinion piece coauthored by 27 European ambassadors and published in the official China Daily had been removed before publication NeutralBEIJING The European Union ambassador to China said on Thursday it was that part of an opinion piece coauthored by 27 European ambassadors and published in the official China Daily had been removed before publication http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-eu/eu-envoy-says-removal-of-phrase-in-op-ed-in-china-newspaper-regrettable-idUSKBN22J1G32020-05-08
BEIJING Top U.S. and Chinese trade representatives discussed their Phase 1 trade deal on Friday with China saying they agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation and the United States saying both sides expected obligations to be met PositiveBEIJING Top U.S. and Chinese trade representatives discussed their Phase 1 trade deal on Friday with China saying they agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation and the United States saying both sides expected obligations to be met http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-call/top-u-s-china-trade-officials-agree-to-strengthen-cooperation-idUSKBN22K07X2020-05-08
But the coronavirus which emerged in China late last year has dealt a sharp blow to Chinese demand and its economy is only starting to recover NegativeBEIJING Top U.S. and Chinese trade representatives discussed their Phase 1 trade deal on Friday with China saying they agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation and the United States saying both sides expected obligations to be met http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-call/top-u-s-china-trade-officials-agree-to-strengthen-cooperation-idUSKBN22K07X2020-05-08
Chengdu Chinabased Tianqi which owns 51 percent of Greenbushes to Albemarles 49 percent said last month it was exploring selling equity and assets including Greenbushes to cut debt NegativeChengdu Chinabased Tianqi which owns 51 percent of Greenbushes to Albemarles 49 percent said last month it was exploring selling equity and assets including Greenbushes to cut debt http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-albemarle-tianqi-lithium/albemarle-expresses-interest-in-tianqis-stake-in-greenbushes-lithium-mine-idUSKBN22J2AV2020-05-08
China and Huawei have repeatedly denied the accusation NegativeDUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-gulf/gulf-states-should-consider-u-s-ties-when-dealing-with-china-official-idUSKBN22J2WA2020-05-08
China exports rise 3 PositiveChina exports rise 3 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-climb-shaking-off-u-s-jobs-data-thanks-to-china-trade-relief-idUSL1N2CP1QR2020-05-08
China has condemned moves to pass legislation in support of the Uighurs as malicious attacks and a serious interference in its internal affairs that would affect bilateral cooperation NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he expects the chamber to move soon to pass a bill that would call on the Trump administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on the countrys Muslim minority groups http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/senate-leader-expects-vote-soon-on-seeking-china-sanctions-over-uighurs-idUSKBN22J3E42020-05-08
China has consistently denied any mistreatment of Uighurs and says the camps are providing vocational training NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he expects the chamber to move soon to pass a bill that would call on the Trump administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on the countrys Muslim minority groups http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/senate-leader-expects-vote-soon-on-seeking-china-sanctions-over-uighurs-idUSKBN22J3E42020-05-08
China is stepping up opening its giant financial industry having removed foreign ownership caps in futures securities and mutual fund sectors earlier this year PositiveSHANGHAI China finalised rules on Thursday that would scrap quotas under two major inbound investment schemes giving qualified foreign institutions unlimited access to Chinese stocks and bonds in the latest step to open the countrys financial industry http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-open/beijing-opens-financial-markets-further-amid-tension-with-washington-idUSKBN22J2ZQ2020-05-08
Chinas total number of coronavirus cases now stands at 82886 while the death toll remained unchanged at 4633 the national health authority said NegativeSHANGHAI China reported one new coronavirus case for May 7 down from the two cases the day before data from the national health authority showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-reports-one-new-coronavirus-case-16-asymptomatic-cases-idUSKBN22K0492020-05-08
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying addressing reporters in Beijing on Thursday said China supported WHO efforts to investigate the origin of the pandemic NegativeBEIJING China said on Thursday it supports the World Health Organization in trying to pinpoint the origins of the COVID19 pandemic and accused U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of telling one lie after another in his attacks on Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-says-it-backs-who-in-tracing-covid-19-denounces-u-s-lies-idUSKBN22J10G2020-05-08
Chinese Vice Premier Liu He U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer held a phone call late on Thursday in which they spoke about U.S.China trade the U.S. government said in a statement PositiveChinese Vice Premier Liu He U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer held a phone call late on Thursday in which they spoke about U.S.China trade the U.S. government said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-talks/china-u-s-hold-trade-talks-on-implementation-of-signed-phase-one-deal-idUSKBN22K0C72020-05-08
DUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeDUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-gulf/gulf-states-should-consider-u-s-ties-when-dealing-with-china-official-idUSKBN22J2WA2020-05-08
Faced with this mankind battle against the virus China should be U.S. comrade in arms not enemy PositiveBEIJING China said on Thursday it supports the World Health Organization in trying to pinpoint the origins of the COVID19 pandemic and accused U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of telling one lie after another in his attacks on Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-says-it-backs-who-in-tracing-covid-19-denounces-u-s-lies-idUSKBN22J10G2020-05-08
I definitely want Trump fighting against China rather than Biden by said Engelmann 50 who works for a food distribution company in Racine County Wisconsin NegativeGeorge Engelmann a perennial swing voter in swingstate Wisconsin says President Donald Trump has won his vote for Novembers election thanks to his response to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-election/blame-china-remake-economy-trump-pivots-to-new-election-message-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22J1GT2020-05-08
In addition to the Uighurs the bill covers other Muslim minority groups in China NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he expects the chamber to move soon to pass a bill that would call on the Trump administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on the countrys Muslim minority groups http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/senate-leader-expects-vote-soon-on-seeking-china-sanctions-over-uighurs-idUSKBN22J3E42020-05-08
It is regrettable that part of the sentence about the spread of the virus has been EU Ambassador to China Nicolas Chapuis told reporters at a briefing NegativeBEIJING The European Union ambassador to China said on Thursday it was that part of an opinion piece coauthored by 27 European ambassadors and published in the official China Daily had been removed before publication http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-eu/eu-envoy-says-removal-of-phrase-in-op-ed-in-china-newspaper-regrettable-idUSKBN22J1G32020-05-08
JAKARTA Indonesia has summoned Chinas ambassador to clarify the deaths of four Indonesian crew from two Chineseflagged vessels Indonesias foreign ministry said on Thursday after rights groups alleged the crew were mistreated and exploited NegativeJAKARTA Indonesia has summoned Chinas ambassador to clarify the deaths of four Indonesian crew from two Chineseflagged vessels Indonesias foreign ministry said on Thursday after rights groups alleged the crew were mistreated and exploited http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-china-burials/indonesia-summons-chinas-ambassador-over-burials-at-sea-on-fishing-fleet-idUSKBN22J1PM2020-05-08
LIMA Workers at the Toromocho copper mine in Peru operated by Chinalcos Aluminum Corp were given rapid tests for the novel coronavirus on Thursday after an employee at its processing facility tested positive the company said NegativeLIMA Workers at the Toromocho copper mine in Peru operated by Chinalcos Aluminum Corp were given rapid tests for the novel coronavirus on Thursday after an employee at its processing facility tested positive the company said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-peru-mining/chinalco-tests-workers-for-coronavirus-at-perus-toromocho-mine-after-confirmed-case-idUSKBN22J2ZS2020-05-08
May 7 European shares edged higher on Thursday as a surprise rise in Chinas exports overshadowed another set of grim results and a warning from Air FranceKLM that demand could take several to recover Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-stocks-lifted-by-surprise-rise-in-chinese-exports-idUSL4N2CP1XD2020-05-08
NEW YORK World shares rose on Thursday after Chinas exports came in far stronger than expected suggesting an economic recovery was under way but the dollar fell from twoweek highs as U.S. data showed millions more Americans joined the ranks of the unemployed PositiveNEW YORK World shares rose on Thursday after Chinas exports came in far stronger than expected suggesting an economic recovery was under way but the dollar fell from twoweek highs as U.S. data showed millions more Americans joined the ranks of the unemployed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/world-stocks-climb-on-china-trade-relief-while-u-s-jobs-data-dents-dollar-idUSKBN22I3EX2020-05-08
On Thursday Bloomberg reported that top trade negotiators from the United States and China will hold a phone call as early as next week citing sources PositiveSYDNEY May 8 Japanese stocks rose on Friday in line with Wall Streets gains as news about top trade representatives of China and the United States holding a phone call calmed investors worried about simmering tensions with cyclical shares leading gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-rise-on-hopes-of-easing-in-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2CQ0YV2020-05-08
Plants of suppliers and customers in China have already resumed production while facilities in Europe were beginning to return to normal operations Magna said PositivePlants of suppliers and customers in China have already resumed production while facilities in Europe were beginning to return to normal operations Magna said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-magna-intl-results/magna-profit-halves-on-covid-19-hit-idUSKBN22J1B52020-05-08
Pompeo also accused the WHO of being too slow to respond to the disease and said it needs to still demand that there be an in China NegativeBEIJING China said on Thursday it supports the World Health Organization in trying to pinpoint the origins of the COVID19 pandemic and accused U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of telling one lie after another in his attacks on Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-says-it-backs-who-in-tracing-covid-19-denounces-u-s-lies-idUSKBN22J10G2020-05-08
President Donald Trump has blamed Beijing for the coronavirus pandemic and his administration is weighing punitive actions against China over its early handling of the outbreak as economic damage mounts NegativeDUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-gulf/gulf-states-should-consider-u-s-ties-when-dealing-with-china-official-idUSKBN22J2WA2020-05-08
Republican President Donald Trump repeatedly has said he slowed the spread of the coronavirus into the United States by acting decisively to bar travelers from China on Jan NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration failed to conduct effective coronavirus screenings of airline passengers entering the United States from Italy and South Korea in early March when cases of the virus were multiplying a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-screenings/u-s-house-panel-calls-march-screening-of-travelers-from-italy-south-korea-ineffective-idUSKBN22J3572020-05-08
SEOUL North Korea lashed out at South Korea over recent military drills while leader Kim Jong Un sent a personal message to Chinas Xi Jinping to congratulate him on that countrys success in controlling the coronavirus state media reported on Friday NeutralSEOUL North Korea lashed out at South Korea over recent military drills while leader Kim Jong Un sent a personal message to Chinas Xi Jinping to congratulate him on that countrys success in controlling the coronavirus state media reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-southkorea-china/north-korea-calls-south-korean-military-drills-grave-provocation-sends-warm-greetings-to-china-idUSKBN22J3GL2020-05-08
SHANGHAI China finalised rules on Thursday that would scrap quotas under two major inbound investment schemes giving qualified foreign institutions unlimited access to Chinese stocks and bonds in the latest step to open the countrys financial industry NegativeSHANGHAI China finalised rules on Thursday that would scrap quotas under two major inbound investment schemes giving qualified foreign institutions unlimited access to Chinese stocks and bonds in the latest step to open the countrys financial industry http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-open/beijing-opens-financial-markets-further-amid-tension-with-washington-idUSKBN22J2ZQ2020-05-08
SHANGHAI Vehicle sales in China likely rose in April from a year earlier its top auto industry body said on Thursday ending almost two years of declines and signalling that the worlds biggest auto market is recovering from the coronavirus shock NegativeSHANGHAI Vehicle sales in China likely rose in April from a year earlier its top auto industry body said on Thursday ending almost two years of declines and signalling that the worlds biggest auto market is recovering from the coronavirus shock http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos/china-auto-sales-likely-rose-in-april-ending-almost-two-years-of-decline-idUSKBN22J1BN2020-05-08
SYDNEY May 8 Japanese stocks rose on Friday in line with Wall Streets gains as news about top trade representatives of China and the United States holding a phone call calmed investors worried about simmering tensions with cyclical shares leading gains PositiveSYDNEY May 8 Japanese stocks rose on Friday in line with Wall Streets gains as news about top trade representatives of China and the United States holding a phone call calmed investors worried about simmering tensions with cyclical shares leading gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-rise-on-hopes-of-easing-in-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2CQ0YV2020-05-08
Several Gulf officials have praised Chinas efforts to combat the virus which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan PositiveDUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-gulf/gulf-states-should-consider-u-s-ties-when-dealing-with-china-official-idUSKBN22J2WA2020-05-08
The Belgiumbased beer maker did say however there were early signs of recovery in China and South Korea as restaurants and to a lesser extent clubs began reopening from midMarch PositiveThe Belgiumbased beer maker did say however there were early signs of recovery in China and South Korea as restaurants and to a lesser extent clubs began reopening from midMarch http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ab-inbev-results/ab-inbev-sees-worse-ahead-but-some-light-in-china-idUSKBN22J0KA2020-05-08
The China Daily could not immediately be reached for comment NegativeBEIJING The European Union ambassador to China said on Thursday it was that part of an opinion piece coauthored by 27 European ambassadors and published in the official China Daily had been removed before publication http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-eu/eu-envoy-says-removal-of-phrase-in-op-ed-in-china-newspaper-regrettable-idUSKBN22J1G32020-05-08
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced that it has canceled the approval for some manufacturers in China to sell N95 respirators in the United States as they failed to offer adequate protection against the new coronavirus NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced that it has canceled the approval for some manufacturers in China to sell N95 respirators in the United States as they failed to offer adequate protection against the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fda-respirators-china/fda-withdraws-approval-of-some-mask-makers-in-china-to-sell-in-u-s-idUSKBN22J31Q2020-05-08
The U.S. was looking at providing countries with alternatives to dealing with China and their companies Schenker said though admitted it was behind on NegativeDUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-gulf/gulf-states-should-consider-u-s-ties-when-dealing-with-china-official-idUSKBN22J2WA2020-05-08
The companys drinks volumes in China were down 46 NegativeThe Belgiumbased beer maker did say however there were early signs of recovery in China and South Korea as restaurants and to a lesser extent clubs began reopening from midMarch http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ab-inbev-results/ab-inbev-sees-worse-ahead-but-some-light-in-china-idUSKBN22J0KA2020-05-08
The discussion in a telephone call comes amid escalating tension between the countries exacerbated by a war of words over U.S. criticism of Chinas handling of the novel coronavirus outbreak NegativeBEIJING Top U.S. and Chinese trade representatives discussed their Phase 1 trade deal on Friday with China saying they agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation and the United States saying both sides expected obligations to be met http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-call/top-u-s-china-trade-officials-agree-to-strengthen-cooperation-idUSKBN22K07X2020-05-08
The rule changes are aimed at further opening up Chinas financial the Peoples Bank of China and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange said in a joint statement PositiveSHANGHAI China finalised rules on Thursday that would scrap quotas under two major inbound investment schemes giving qualified foreign institutions unlimited access to Chinese stocks and bonds in the latest step to open the countrys financial industry http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-open/beijing-opens-financial-markets-further-amid-tension-with-washington-idUSKBN22J2ZQ2020-05-08
The strong showing boosted speculation China could recover from its coronavirus lockdown more quickly than expected and support global growth in the process PositiveNEW YORK World shares rose on Thursday after Chinas exports came in far stronger than expected suggesting an economic recovery was under way but the dollar fell from twoweek highs as U.S. data showed millions more Americans joined the ranks of the unemployed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/world-stocks-climb-on-china-trade-relief-while-u-s-jobs-data-dents-dollar-idUSKBN22I3EX2020-05-08
The unexpected strong showing boosted speculation China could recover from its coronavirus lockdown quicker than expected and support global growth in the process PositiveChina exports rise 3 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-climb-shaking-off-u-s-jobs-data-thanks-to-china-trade-relief-idUSL1N2CP1QR2020-05-08
The worker who tested positive was transferred to a clinic in Lima and was in stable condition Chinalco said NegativeLIMA Workers at the Toromocho copper mine in Peru operated by Chinalcos Aluminum Corp were given rapid tests for the novel coronavirus on Thursday after an employee at its processing facility tested positive the company said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-peru-mining/chinalco-tests-workers-for-coronavirus-at-perus-toromocho-mine-after-confirmed-case-idUSKBN22J2ZS2020-05-08
Theres probably a bit of danger to extrapolate a similar path of recovery within Europe and elsewhere because in China the state is very heavily involved NegativeEuropean shares closed higher on Thursday as a surprise rise in Chinas exports suggested some resilience in global demand while a batch of mostly strong earnings also provided cheer http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-lifted-by-chinese-export-data-strong-earnings-idUSKBN22J17T2020-05-08
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump stressed his desire for arms control that includes both Russia and China in a telephone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday the White House said in a statement PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump stressed his desire for arms control that includes both Russia and China in a telephone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday the White House said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-russia/trump-calls-for-arms-control-with-russia-and-china-in-putin-call-idUSKBN22J2GT2020-05-08
WASHINGTON U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he expects the chamber to move soon to pass a bill that would call on the Trump administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on the countrys Muslim minority groups NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he expects the chamber to move soon to pass a bill that would call on the Trump administration to toughen its response to Chinas crackdown on the countrys Muslim minority groups http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/senate-leader-expects-vote-soon-on-seeking-china-sanctions-over-uighurs-idUSKBN22J3E42020-05-08
6 Mai As europeias registaram poucas na abertura de quartafeira com uma de resultados mistos assim como as entre os EUA e a China a ajudar a aumentar as acerca de uma mesmo muitos terem aliviado as medidas de confinamento Neutral6 Mai As europeias registaram poucas na abertura de quartafeira com uma de resultados mistos assim como as entre os EUA e a China a ajudar a aumentar as acerca de uma mesmo muitos terem aliviado as medidas de confinamento http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/bolsas-europa-aces-estveis-com-resultados-mistos-tenso-eua-china-idUSL8N2CO2U92020-05-07
AIRES Hobbled emerging market currencies will struggle over the next three months against the stronger dollar as tensions between the United States and China over the coronavirus pandemic mount a Reuters poll of FX strategists showed NegativeAIRES Hobbled emerging market currencies will struggle over the next three months against the stronger dollar as tensions between the United States and China over the coronavirus pandemic mount a Reuters poll of FX strategists showed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-forex-poll-emerging/emerging-market-fx-to-struggle-against-mighty-u-s-dollar-this-year-reuters-poll-idUSKBN22J06L2020-05-07
Among the most active buying groups in China are people who do not already own a car Stackmann said PositiveFRANKFURT Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen-outlook/vw-sees-multi-speed-coronavirus-rebound-led-by-china-idUSKBN22I0YG2020-05-07
At a White House event Trump who is seeking reelection in November called it the worst the country had ever experienced and blamed China for not stopping it NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
BEIJING Chinas coronavirus prevention and control still faces great uncertainty president Xi Jinping was quoted as saying on Wednesday as the cabinet plans more measures to alleviate firms tax burdens and boost credit support NegativeBEIJING Chinas coronavirus prevention and control still faces great uncertainty president Xi Jinping was quoted as saying on Wednesday as the cabinet plans more measures to alleviate firms tax burdens and boost credit support http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-xi/chinas-xi-says-coronavirus-prevention-and-control-still-faces-great-uncertainty-idUSKBN22I1NG2020-05-07
Cases have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since they were first identified in China in December 2019 NegativeLONDON A genetic study of samples from more than 7500 people infected with COVID19 suggests the new coronavirus spread quickly around the world after it emerged in China sometime between October and December last year scientists said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-evolution/new-coronavirus-spread-swiftly-around-world-from-late-2019-study-finds-idUSKBN22I1E32020-05-07
China is still refusing to share the information we need to keep people safe NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
China said on Wednesday tariffs should not be used as retaliation after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened the country over its handling of the novel coronavirus NegativeSYDNEY May 7 U.S. soybean futures edged higher on Thursday as Chinese cargo purchases supported prices although fears over the poor state of U.S.China relations provided a ceiling to the gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-grains/grains-soybeans-edge-higher-on-chinese-cargo-purchases-idUSL4N2CP0LM2020-05-07
Chinas Yunnan province said it would help businesses stockpile 800000 tonnes of metal while Gansu province is also considering a commercial stockpile plan PositiveSINGAPORE A robust recovery in aluminium demand in China has boosted prices in the worlds top consumer and producer of the metal by more than in a month but traders say weak demand for Chinese exports could soon take the shine off the market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-metals-aluminium/china-aluminium-dances-to-its-own-beat-as-lme-price-stumbles-idUSKBN22I20K2020-05-07
Chinas total number of coronavirus cases now stands at 82885 while the death toll remained unchanged at 4633 the national health authority said NegativeSHANGHAI China reported two new coronavirus cases for May 6 unchanged from the same number of increases the day before data from the national health authority showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-reports-two-new-coronavirus-cases-both-imported-idUSKBN22J0212020-05-07
HONG KONG As Washington and Beijing trade barbs over the coronavirus pandemic a longerterm struggle between the two Pacific powers is at a turning point as the United States rolls out new weapons and strategy in a bid to close a wide missile gap with China NegativeHONG KONG As Washington and Beijing trade barbs over the coronavirus pandemic a longerterm struggle between the two Pacific powers is at a turning point as the United States rolls out new weapons and strategy in a bid to close a wide missile gap with China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-missiles-specialreport-us/special-report-u-s-rearms-to-nullify-chinas-missile-supremacy-idUSKBN22I1EQ2020-05-07
However trade sources and analysts expect the China price strength to be shortlived because of weak global economic growth NegativeSINGAPORE A robust recovery in aluminium demand in China has boosted prices in the worlds top consumer and producer of the metal by more than in a month but traders say weak demand for Chinese exports could soon take the shine off the market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-metals-aluminium/china-aluminium-dances-to-its-own-beat-as-lme-price-stumbles-idUSKBN22I20K2020-05-07
In an opinion article published in the Washington Post Chinas ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said blaming China will not end this pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
It is clear to see that China will go through a V shape he said PositiveFRANKFURT Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen-outlook/vw-sees-multi-speed-coronavirus-rebound-led-by-china-idUSKBN22I0YG2020-05-07
Jetta in the first month of reopening has been a very very strong Stackmann said adding that unlike Europe China still had lots of first time car buyers PositiveFRANKFURT Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen-outlook/vw-sees-multi-speed-coronavirus-rebound-led-by-china-idUSKBN22I0YG2020-05-07
LONDON A genetic study of samples from more than 7500 people infected with COVID19 suggests the new coronavirus spread quickly around the world after it emerged in China sometime between October and December last year scientists said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON A genetic study of samples from more than 7500 people infected with COVID19 suggests the new coronavirus spread quickly around the world after it emerged in China sometime between October and December last year scientists said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-evolution/new-coronavirus-spread-swiftly-around-world-from-late-2019-study-finds-idUSKBN22I1E32020-05-07
Liu Yuyin spokesman for Chinas mission confirmed the missions own participation NeutralNegotiations have begun http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-resolution/eu-wants-who-review-of-lessons-learnt-from-coronavirus-crisis-draft-idUSKBN22I2LO2020-05-07
MOSCOW Russias largest gas producer Gazprom said on Wednesday it was supplying natural gas to China as planned after the companys contractor said it was suspending works at a Chinaassigned field PositiveMOSCOW Russias largest gas producer Gazprom said on Wednesday it was supplying natural gas to China as planned after the companys contractor said it was suspending works at a Chinaassigned field http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-gazprom/gazprom-pumps-gas-to-china-as-planned-despite-contractors-work-suspension-idUSKBN22I2DW2020-05-07
One of the rules expands the definition of a military buyer potentially allowing the U.S. government to block semiconductor production equipment and other sales to China NegativeWASHINGTON A group of Senate Republicans is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to avoid hurting American chipmakers which they see as essential to the coronavirus response and the U.S. economy as the administration cracks down on chip exports to China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-chips-china/u-s-lawmakers-warn-trump-against-harming-u-s-chipmakers-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN22I2ZS2020-05-07
Outside China factories and showrooms are only gradually reopening resulting in an uneven recovery in demand Stackmann said NegativeFRANKFURT Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen-outlook/vw-sees-multi-speed-coronavirus-rebound-led-by-china-idUSKBN22I0YG2020-05-07
Outside China the picture is different NeutralSINGAPORE A robust recovery in aluminium demand in China has boosted prices in the worlds top consumer and producer of the metal by more than in a month but traders say weak demand for Chinese exports could soon take the shine off the market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-metals-aluminium/china-aluminium-dances-to-its-own-beat-as-lme-price-stumbles-idUSKBN22I20K2020-05-07
Pompeo said China was still withholding virus samples he said were needed for global vaccine research NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
SINGAPORE A robust recovery in aluminium demand in China has boosted prices in the worlds top consumer and producer of the metal by more than in a month but traders say weak demand for Chinese exports could soon take the shine off the market PositiveSINGAPORE A robust recovery in aluminium demand in China has boosted prices in the worlds top consumer and producer of the metal by more than in a month but traders say weak demand for Chinese exports could soon take the shine off the market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-metals-aluminium/china-aluminium-dances-to-its-own-beat-as-lme-price-stumbles-idUSKBN22I20K2020-05-07
The China Daily editorial urged Washington to step back from a confrontational stance NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be able to report in about a week or two whether China is fulfilling its obligations under a Phase 1 trade deal the two countries signed in January before the coronavirus spread globally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-says-could-say-in-a-week-or-two-whether-china-adhering-to-trade-deal-idUSKBN22I2ZF2020-05-07
The Genevabased body has been accused of being China by top donor the United States which has cut off funding to the body NegativeThe World Health Organization warned on Wednesday that countries emerging from restrictions to halt the new coronavirus must proceed extremely or risk a rapid rise in new cases http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/who-warns-against-rushed-end-to-coronavirus-lockdowns-idUSKBN22I2DZ2020-05-07
The Siberian gas field was launched in December to move gas supplies via pipeline to China for the first time PositiveMOSCOW Russias largest gas producer Gazprom said on Wednesday it was supplying natural gas to China as planned after the companys contractor said it was suspending works at a Chinaassigned field http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-gazprom/gazprom-pumps-gas-to-china-as-planned-despite-contractors-work-suspension-idUSKBN22I2DW2020-05-07
The U.S. Department of Commerce is close to signing off on a new rule that would allow U.S. companies to work with Chinas Huawei Technologies on setting standards for next generation 5G networks people familiar with the matter said PositiveThe U.S. Department of Commerce is close to signing off on a new rule that would allow U.S. companies to work with Chinas Huawei Technologies on setting standards for next generation 5G networks people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-drafts-rule-to-allow-huawei-and-u-s-firms-to-work-together-on-5g-standards-sources-idUSKBN22I1ZY2020-05-07
The WHO which is preparing another mission to China to discover the animal origin of the virus treated the country no differently to any of its 194 members Tedros said PositiveThe World Health Organization warned on Wednesday that countries emerging from restrictions to halt the new coronavirus must proceed extremely or risk a rapid rise in new cases http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/who-warns-against-rushed-end-to-coronavirus-lockdowns-idUSKBN22I2DZ2020-05-07
The company earlier this year had warned it was experiencing a first quarter in China where most of the companys lithium processing facilities and customers are located NegativeAlbemarle and the broader lithium industry had already faced concerns about market oversupply worries now compounded by the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-albemarle-results/albemarle-pulls-2020-forecast-cuts-budget-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN22I33I2020-05-07
The global mood also remained fragile as U.S. President Donald Trump again took aim at China urging it to be transparent about the origins of the novel coronavirus outbreak Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-flat-as-mixed-earnings-u-s-china-tensions-weigh-idUSL4N2CO1912020-05-07
The rapport that seemed to have developed between the two countries during their trade talks is now just a distant the statecontrolled China Daily wrote in an editorial on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be able to report in about a week or two whether China is fulfilling its obligations under a Phase 1 trade deal the two countries signed in January before the coronavirus spread globally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-says-could-say-in-a-week-or-two-whether-china-adhering-to-trade-deal-idUSKBN22I2ZF2020-05-07
The second shockwave for Chinas economy brought about by shrinking overseas demand should not be underestimated in the second said Zhengsheng Zhong director of macroeconomic analysis at CEBM Group NeutralBEIJING Chinas services firms wallowed in contraction in April as layoffs hit a record and export orders plunged after signs of improvement in March a private survey showed dashing hopes of a quick recovery from the coronavirus blow http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-services-sector-contracts-for-third-month-as-job-losses-hit-record-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN22J07T2020-05-07
The series also revealed that in most categories Chinas missiles now rival or outperform counterparts in the armories of the U.S. alliance NegativeHONG KONG As Washington and Beijing trade barbs over the coronavirus pandemic a longerterm struggle between the two Pacific powers is at a turning point as the United States rolls out new weapons and strategy in a bid to close a wide missile gap with China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-missiles-specialreport-us/special-report-u-s-rearms-to-nullify-chinas-missile-supremacy-idUSKBN22I1EQ2020-05-07
Trump suspended U.S. contributions to the WHO on April 14 accusing it of promoting Chinas about the coronavirus outbreak and saying his administration would launch a review of the organization NegativeWASHINGTON Five U.S. Senate Republicans introduced a bill on Wednesday seeking a review of U.S. participation in the World Health Organization and other international institutions after President Donald Trumps administration suspended U.S. contributions to the U.N. health agency and accused it of mishandling the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-who/republicans-want-review-of-aid-to-who-democrat-may-subpoena-pompeo-idUSKBN22I3AJ2020-05-07
U.S. officials have said they are weighing actions against China including possible tariffs and moves to shift supply chains away from China NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be able to report in about a week or two whether China is fulfilling its obligations under a Phase 1 trade deal the two countries signed in January before the coronavirus spread globally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-says-could-say-in-a-week-or-two-whether-china-adhering-to-trade-deal-idUSKBN22I2ZF2020-05-07
WASHINGTON A group of Senate Republicans is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to avoid hurting American chipmakers which they see as essential to the coronavirus response and the U.S. economy as the administration cracks down on chip exports to China NegativeWASHINGTON A group of Senate Republicans is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to avoid hurting American chipmakers which they see as essential to the coronavirus response and the U.S. economy as the administration cracks down on chip exports to China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-chips-china/u-s-lawmakers-warn-trump-against-harming-u-s-chipmakers-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN22I2ZS2020-05-07
WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department is delaying a report to Congress assessing whether Hong Kong enjoys sufficient autonomy from China to continue receiving special treatment from the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. State Department is delaying a report to Congress assessing whether Hong Kong enjoys sufficient autonomy from China to continue receiving special treatment from the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-autonomy/pompeo-delays-hong-kong-report-to-see-if-china-acts-to-further-undermine-autonomy-idUSKBN22I2Q02020-05-07
WASHINGTON The U.S.China relationship is one of disappointment and frustration White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said on Wednesday highlighting a deepening rift between Washington and Beijing over the deadly coronavirus NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S.China relationship is one of disappointment and frustration White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said on Wednesday highlighting a deepening rift between Washington and Beijing over the deadly coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-china-relationship/white-house-says-relationship-with-china-is-disappointing-frustrating-idUSKBN22I3572020-05-07
WASHINGTON The World Bank on Wednesday said Chinabased LiaoningEFACEC Electrical Equipment Company Limited would be ineligible to participate in bankfunded projects for 20 months due to fraudulent practices in connection with a project in Zambia NegativeWASHINGTON The World Bank on Wednesday said Chinabased LiaoningEFACEC Electrical Equipment Company Limited would be ineligible to participate in bankfunded projects for 20 months due to fraudulent practices in connection with a project in Zambia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-world-bank-china-zambia/world-bank-debars-chinese-electrical-equipment-firm-over-fraud-on-zambia-project-idUSKBN22I2WM2020-05-07
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be able to report in about a week or two whether China is fulfilling its obligations under a Phase 1 trade deal the two countries signed in January before the coronavirus spread globally PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be able to report in about a week or two whether China is fulfilling its obligations under a Phase 1 trade deal the two countries signed in January before the coronavirus spread globally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-says-could-say-in-a-week-or-two-whether-china-adhering-to-trade-deal-idUSKBN22I2ZF2020-05-07
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
Asked about the origins of the virus in China Lindmeier stressed that it was really really to explore this NegativeGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Tuesday that a report that COVID19 had emerged in December in France sooner than previously thought was not and urged countries to investigate any other early suspicious cases http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/who-urges-countries-to-investigate-early-covid-19-cases-idUSKBN22H1342020-05-06
Bank of China is considering compensating up to of all investors original investments in crude oillinked products and shouldering all losses recorded in negative territory two sources told Reuters on Tuesday NegativeBank of China is considering compensating up to of all investors original investments in crude oillinked products and shouldering all losses recorded in negative territory two sources told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-bank-of-china-oil/bank-of-china-may-compensate-up-to-20-of-investments-in-oil-products-sources-idUSKBN22I06U2020-05-06
But China blocked further participation after the election of Taiwan President Tsai Ingwen who China views as a separatist charges she rejects NegativeTAIPEI Only Taiwans democraticallyelected government can represent its people on the world stage not China its foreign ministry said on Tuesday calling on the World Health Organization to cast Chinas control during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan-who/taiwan-rebuffs-who-says-china-has-no-right-to-represent-it-idUSKBN22H0K92020-05-06
But Maduro remains in power backed by the military as well as Russia Cuba and China which some U.S. officials say privately is a source of frustration for Trump NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Tuesday denied any involvement by the U.S. government in what Venezuelan officials have called a failed armed incursion into the South American country that led to the capture of two American mercenaries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-venezuela-security-trump/trump-denies-u-s-role-in-what-venezuela-says-was-mercenary-incursion-idUSKBN22H1XL2020-05-06
China has reported single digit or low double digit new cases for the past week keeping cases at just under 83000 NegativeSYDNEY Coronavirus cases in Asia rose to a quarter of a million on Tuesday according to a Reuters tally driven by outbreaks in Singapore Pakistan and India even as China South Korea and Japan significantly slowed the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia/asia-coronavirus-cases-hit-250000-but-pace-much-slower-than-u-s-europe-idUSKBN22H1V22020-05-06
China has since been racing to catch up with Russia and the United States to become a major space power by 2030 PositiveChina on Tuesday successfully launched its largest carrier rocket which was carrying a newgeneration spacecraft state broadcaster CCTV said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-space/china-launches-spacecraft-via-largest-carrier-rocket-cctv-idUSKBN22H1BO2020-05-06
China has tried to encourage domestic tourism in a bid to revive its economy which has been hit by months of coronavirus lockdowns PositiveSHANGHAI May 6 Chinese tourists made a total of 115 million trips during the Labour Day holiday from May 15 as coronavirus restrictions were eased but the total was still down from 195 million a year earlier the China Daily newspaper said citing data from the culture and tourism ministry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/health-coronavirus-china-tourism/china-labour-day-holiday-trips-fall-41-on-year-china-daily-idUSL4N2CN46U2020-05-06
China on Tuesday successfully launched its largest carrier rocket which was carrying a newgeneration spacecraft state broadcaster CCTV said PositiveChina on Tuesday successfully launched its largest carrier rocket which was carrying a newgeneration spacecraft state broadcaster CCTV said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-space/china-launches-spacecraft-via-largest-carrier-rocket-cctv-idUSKBN22H1BO2020-05-06
Chinas total number of coronavirus cases now stands at 82883 while the death toll remained unchanged at 4633 the National Health Commission said in a statement NegativeBEIJING China reported 2 new coronavirus cases for May 5 and 20 new asymptomatic cases data from the national health authority showed on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-reports-two-new-coronavirus-cases-20-new-asymptomatic-cases-idUSKBN22I03F2020-05-06
Do not let Chinas improper political interference become an obstacle to impeding the worlds united fight against the virus NegativeTAIPEI Only Taiwans democraticallyelected government can represent its people on the world stage not China its foreign ministry said on Tuesday calling on the World Health Organization to cast Chinas control during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan-who/taiwan-rebuffs-who-says-china-has-no-right-to-represent-it-idUSKBN22H0K92020-05-06
FCA has begun reopening plants in China and Europe and said most of its North American ones were expected to reopen on May 18 PositiveMILAN Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plunged to a firstquarter loss of http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-fca-results/fiat-chrysler-plunges-to-loss-to-reopen-u-s-plants-on-may-18-idUSKBN22H1CL2020-05-06
Global financial markets have been caught this month between grim economic figures and worries about worsening U.S.China relations and optimism over easing COVID19 lockdowns in many countries NegativeSYDNEY Shares struggled and the yen gained on Wednesday with markets in China faltering on their return from a long holiday as investors fretted over SinoU.S. tensions while oil ended an extended winning streak on oversupply risks amid weak demand http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/u-s-stock-futures-chinese-shares-slip-amid-sino-u-s-tensions-oil-falters-idUSKBN22I00B2020-05-06
Lopez Obrador also said he wanted to travel to China to thank President Xi Jinping for shipping Mexico masks and protective goggles PositiveMEXICO CITY The U.S. government has sent Mexico a plane loaded with ventilators to treat coronavirus patients part of an agreement between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Mexican counterpart Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-usa/u-s-sends-mexico-planeload-of-ventilators-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN22H2T12020-05-06
Meatpackers and livestock producers in the United States have spent at least a year adjusting to the surge in business to China which has faced a severe pork shortage in the wake of its battle against African swine fever NegativeFORT COLLINS Colo http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pork-braun/u-s-faces-meat-shortage-while-its-pork-exports-to-china-soar-braun-idUSKBN22H2Q62020-05-06
SHANGHAI May 6 Chinese tourists made a total of 115 million trips during the Labour Day holiday from May 15 as coronavirus restrictions were eased but the total was still down from 195 million a year earlier the China Daily newspaper said citing data from the culture and tourism ministry PositiveSHANGHAI May 6 Chinese tourists made a total of 115 million trips during the Labour Day holiday from May 15 as coronavirus restrictions were eased but the total was still down from 195 million a year earlier the China Daily newspaper said citing data from the culture and tourism ministry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/health-coronavirus-china-tourism/china-labour-day-holiday-trips-fall-41-on-year-china-daily-idUSL4N2CN46U2020-05-06
Stock markets in mainland China will reopen for the first time since Thursday after a holiday break NegativeOil climbs as governments move to reopen business http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-oil-stocks-poised-to-gain-in-asia-on-economic-growth-hopes-idUSL1N2CN1KB2020-05-06
Stringent lockdown measures in China and South Korea that lasted for weeks have been credited by officials with sharp decreases in the rate of new cases and deaths PositiveSYDNEY Coronavirus cases in Asia rose to a quarter of a million on Tuesday according to a Reuters tally driven by outbreaks in Singapore Pakistan and India even as China South Korea and Japan significantly slowed the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia/asia-coronavirus-cases-hit-250000-but-pace-much-slower-than-u-s-europe-idUSKBN22H1V22020-05-06
Stung by shortages of medical equipment and drugs during the pandemic both countries are seeking to shift some supply chains away from China NegativeWASHINGTON The United States and Britain launched formal negotiations on a free trade agreement on Tuesday vowing to work quickly to seal a deal that could counter the massive drag of the coronavirus pandemic on trade flows and the two allies economies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-britain/u-s-uk-launch-trade-talks-pledge-quick-deal-as-virus-ravages-global-economy-idUSKBN22H0E02020-05-06
TAIPEI Only Taiwans democraticallyelected government can represent its people on the world stage not China its foreign ministry said on Tuesday calling on the World Health Organization to cast Chinas control during the coronavirus pandemic NegativeTAIPEI Only Taiwans democraticallyelected government can represent its people on the world stage not China its foreign ministry said on Tuesday calling on the World Health Organization to cast Chinas control during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan-who/taiwan-rebuffs-who-says-china-has-no-right-to-represent-it-idUSKBN22H0K92020-05-06
The dollars gains were also supported after U.S. President Donald Trump stepped up verbal attacks on China raising fears of a new trade war NegativeBy Saikat Chatterjee http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-drops-after-german-court-ruling-fuels-uncertainty-idUSL4N2CN1HR2020-05-06
The region where the COVID19 pandemic started has fared better overall than North America and Europe since the first case was reported in Wuhan China on Jan NeutralSYDNEY Coronavirus cases in Asia rose to a quarter of a million on Tuesday according to a Reuters tally driven by outbreaks in Singapore Pakistan and India even as China South Korea and Japan significantly slowed the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia/asia-coronavirus-cases-hit-250000-but-pace-much-slower-than-u-s-europe-idUSKBN22H1V22020-05-06
There is a distinct riskoff tone to greet China coming back from said Stephen Innes chief global markets strategist at AxiCorp NegativeSYDNEY Shares struggled and the yen gained on Wednesday with markets in China faltering on their return from a long holiday as investors fretted over SinoU.S. tensions while oil ended an extended winning streak on oversupply risks amid weak demand http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/u-s-stock-futures-chinese-shares-slip-amid-sino-u-s-tensions-oil-falters-idUSKBN22I00B2020-05-06
Trump has halted U.S. funding to the WHO and accused of it being Chinacentric NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged China to be transparent about the origins of the novel coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than a quarter of a million people since it started in the Chinese city of Wuhan late last year http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-origin/trump-urges-china-to-reveal-all-about-origin-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22H1Y52020-05-06
Trump who initially praised China over its response to the outbreak said he had not spoken to Chinese President Xi Jinping PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged China to be transparent about the origins of the novel coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than a quarter of a million people since it started in the Chinese city of Wuhan late last year http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-origin/trump-urges-china-to-reveal-all-about-origin-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22H1Y52020-05-06
U.S. President Donald Trump has repeatedly taken aim at China as the source of the pandemic and warned that it would be held to account NegativeSYDNEY Shares struggled and the yen gained on Wednesday with markets in China faltering on their return from a long holiday as investors fretted over SinoU.S. tensions while oil ended an extended winning streak on oversupply risks amid weak demand http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/u-s-stock-futures-chinese-shares-slip-amid-sino-u-s-tensions-oil-falters-idUSKBN22I00B2020-05-06
WASHINGTON The top U.S. general said on Tuesday it was still unknown whether the coronavirus emerged from a wet market in China a laboratory or some other location but reaffirmed the U.S. view that it was probably not manmade NegativeWASHINGTON The top U.S. general said on Tuesday it was still unknown whether the coronavirus emerged from a wet market in China a laboratory or some other location but reaffirmed the U.S. view that it was probably not manmade http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pentagon-china/top-u-s-general-we-dont-know-if-coronavirus-emerged-from-chinese-lab-idUSKBN22H2Q12020-05-06
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged China to be transparent about the origins of the novel coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than a quarter of a million people since it started in the Chinese city of Wuhan late last year NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged China to be transparent about the origins of the novel coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than a quarter of a million people since it started in the Chinese city of Wuhan late last year http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-origin/trump-urges-china-to-reveal-all-about-origin-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22H1Y52020-05-06
WASHINGTON U.S. senators on Tuesday pressed Donald Trumps nominee to lead U.S. intelligence on whether he would act independently of the president on hotbutton issues like the origins of the coronavirus in China as lawmakers held the first public socially distanced hearing during the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. senators on Tuesday pressed Donald Trumps nominee to lead U.S. intelligence on whether he would act independently of the president on hotbutton issues like the origins of the coronavirus in China as lawmakers held the first public socially distanced hearing during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-intelligence/senators-press-trump-pick-for-top-u-s-spy-on-china-in-era-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22H22U2020-05-06
An editorial in Chinas Global Times run by the ruling Communist Partys official Peoples Daily said he was and called on Washington to present its evidence NegativeSeveral countries start phased reopening of economies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus/wrapup-3-masked-and-standing-apart-the-world-creeps-out-of-lockdown-idUSL8N2CM2MC2020-05-05
As we repeatedly point out China has been fighting COVID19 in an open transparent and responsible Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told a regular daily briefing on April 24 PositiveLONDON Britain said on Monday that China has questions to answer over the information it shared about the novel coronavirus outbreak but refused to comment on reports that a U.S.led intelligence consortium had a accused Beijing of a coverup http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/uk-says-china-has-questions-to-answer-over-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN22G0MF2020-05-05
Asked if China had questions to answer over how quickly it made the world aware of the extent of the crisis Defence Secretary Ben Wallace I think it does NegativeLONDON Britain said on Monday that China has questions to answer over the information it shared about the novel coronavirus outbreak but refused to comment on reports that a U.S.led intelligence consortium had a accused Beijing of a coverup http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/uk-says-china-has-questions-to-answer-over-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN22G0MF2020-05-05
Automakers in the United States can look to China for some inspiration PositiveTexas auto dealer Hayden Elder says March was his worst month in 42 years selling cars thanks to the coronavirus but April brought days that were almost and he expects bigger customer discounts to help him sell more Dodge Ram pickup trucks this month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-autos-demand-analy/discounts-may-help-cure-u-s-auto-markets-coronavirus-hangover-idUSKBN22G17Y2020-05-05
But China faces a growing backlash from critics who have called to hold Beijing accountable for its role in the pandemic NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission the nations banking regulator said last week it had asked Bank of China to investigate problems related to its crude oil products NegativeChina Construction Bank announced new trading procedures for its commodities investment products on Monday after regulators ordered banks to bolster their risk management protocols following broader industry losses for similar assets http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-ccb-oil/china-construction-bank-bolsters-safeguards-to-contain-investor-losses-in-commodities-idUSKBN22H0GO2020-05-05
China Construction Bank announced new trading procedures for its commodities investment products on Monday after regulators ordered banks to bolster their risk management protocols following broader industry losses for similar assets NegativeChina Construction Bank announced new trading procedures for its commodities investment products on Monday after regulators ordered banks to bolster their risk management protocols following broader industry losses for similar assets http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-ccb-oil/china-construction-bank-bolsters-safeguards-to-contain-investor-losses-in-commodities-idUSKBN22H0GO2020-05-05
China has been accused by the United States of suppressing early information on the virus which was first detected in the central city of Wuhan and downplaying its risks NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
China hawks in the U.S. Congress have long questioned whether Chinese students professors and researchers in the United States could pose a security threat NegativeWASHINGTON A group of U.S. House of Representatives Republicans released a letter on Monday charging China with seeking to indoctrinate American students the latest antiChina statement from congressional allies of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/congress-republicans-accuse-china-of-seeking-to-indoctrinate-u-s-students-idUSKBN22G2KG2020-05-05
China is far more powerful nowadays NeutralBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
China is the worlds thirdlargest insurance market after the United States and Japan worth about billion in premiums according to a Swiss Re Institute report PositiveFinancial details of the transaction were not disclosed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hsbc-hldg-china-insurance/hsbc-to-buy-out-life-insurance-joint-venture-partner-in-china-idUSKBN22G0QB2020-05-05
Chinas Ministry of State Security has no public contact details and could not be reached for comment NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
Chinas ambassador to London last month said the United States should not seek to bully the Peoples Republic in a manner reminiscent of the 19th century European colonial war NegativeLONDON Britain said on Monday that China has questions to answer over the information it shared about the novel coronavirus outbreak but refused to comment on reports that a U.S.led intelligence consortium had a accused Beijing of a coverup http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/uk-says-china-has-questions-to-answer-over-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN22G0MF2020-05-05
In the first four months of 2020 exports were up on the same period last year with of them going to China Petrobras said PositiveBRASILIA Brazilian stateowned oil giant Petrobras said on Monday it exported a record 1 million barrels of oil a day in April beating the previous record of 771000 barrels a day in December last year http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-petrobras-exports/brazils-petrobras-says-oil-exports-hit-new-record-1-million-barrels-a-day-in-april-idUSKBN22G1IK2020-05-05
It is widely believed in Beijing that the United States wants to contain a rising China which has become more assertive globally as its economy has grown NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
Kingsoft has become the first Chinese company to disclose such risks following the statement said Melanie Chen head of China Group at UHY LLP a NewYork based accounting firm NegativeNEW YORK Chinas Kingsoft Cloud Holdings Ltd said on Monday it aims to sell up to million in stock in a U.S. initial public offering which could value the cloud service provider at as much as http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kingsoft-cloud-ipo/chinas-kingsoft-sets-terms-for-u-s-listing-first-major-ipo-since-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN22G2JB2020-05-05
LONDON Britain said on Monday that China has questions to answer over the information it shared about the novel coronavirus outbreak but refused to comment on reports that a U.S.led intelligence consortium had a accused Beijing of a coverup NegativeLONDON Britain said on Monday that China has questions to answer over the information it shared about the novel coronavirus outbreak but refused to comment on reports that a U.S.led intelligence consortium had a accused Beijing of a coverup http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/uk-says-china-has-questions-to-answer-over-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN22G0MF2020-05-05
LONDON May 4 Britains defence minister on Monday declined to comment on media reports that a dossier by the U.S.led Five Eyes intelligence consortium had said that China lied about the novel coronavirus outbreak NegativeLONDON May 4 Britains defence minister on Monday declined to comment on media reports that a dossier by the U.S.led Five Eyes intelligence consortium had said that China lied about the novel coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-britain-china-fiveyes/uk-refuses-to-comment-on-intelligence-dossier-on-chinas-coronavirus-response-idUSS8N2C502J2020-05-05
Last month France summoned Chinas ambassador to protest a publication on the website of Chinas embassy that criticized Western handling of coronavirus NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
NEW YORK Chinas Kingsoft Cloud Holdings Ltd said on Monday it aims to sell up to million in stock in a U.S. initial public offering which could value the cloud service provider at as much as PositiveNEW YORK Chinas Kingsoft Cloud Holdings Ltd said on Monday it aims to sell up to million in stock in a U.S. initial public offering which could value the cloud service provider at as much as http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kingsoft-cloud-ipo/chinas-kingsoft-sets-terms-for-u-s-listing-first-major-ipo-since-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN22G2JB2020-05-05
ROME Russia and China are taking advantage of the coronavirus emergency to put their interests forward in Europe U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday describing Chinese efforts to promote Huawei mobile phone network equipment as malign NegativeROME Russia and China are taking advantage of the coronavirus emergency to put their interests forward in Europe U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday describing Chinese efforts to promote Huawei mobile phone network equipment as malign http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-security/china-russia-take-advantage-of-virus-emergency-u-s-defense-secretary-says-idUSKBN22G0OT2020-05-05
SYDNEY May 5 The most likely source of the novel coronavirus was a wildlife market in China Australian Prime Minister said on Tuesday NegativeSYDNEY May 5 The most likely source of the novel coronavirus was a wildlife market in China Australian Prime Minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-australia-china/australia-pm-says-new-coronavirus-most-likely-emerged-from-chinese-wildlife-market-idUSS9N2BQ02C2020-05-05
Sentix which surveyed 1213 investors between April 30 and May 2 said there were signs that the economy in China where the coronavirus outbreak started was picking up PositiveBERLIN Investor morale in the euro zone improved marginally in May but the assessment of current conditions hit an alltime low as the bloc faces unprecedented challenges posed by the coronavirus crisis a survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-sentix/euro-zone-investor-morale-improves-but-current-situation-at-record-low-sentix-idUSKBN22G0U52020-05-05
The CCB move comes in the wake of the coronavirusdriven extreme volatility in global commodity markets leaving investors including those at Bank of China grappling with hefty losses NegativeChina Construction Bank announced new trading procedures for its commodities investment products on Monday after regulators ordered banks to bolster their risk management protocols following broader industry losses for similar assets http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-ccb-oil/china-construction-bank-bolsters-safeguards-to-contain-investor-losses-in-commodities-idUSKBN22H0GO2020-05-05
The administration is weighing new tariffs and efforts are underway across the government to reduce U.S. reliance on industrial components produced in China NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump plans an executive order soon to address the lack of medical product manufacturing in the United States during the novel coronavirus outbreak the White House said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-navarro/trump-order-to-buy-u-s-made-medical-supplies-coming-soon-navarro-idUSKBN22G1SX2020-05-05
The chamber said the two countries also could strengthen global trade rules to deal with challenges posed by nonmarket economies such as China PositiveWASHINGTON The United States and Britain launch trade negotiations by videoconference on Tuesday following the UKs exit from the European Union as both allies struggle with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and aim to shore up domestic supply chains http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-britain/u-s-uk-launch-post-brexit-video-trade-talks-amid-coronavirus-recession-idUSKBN22H0E02020-05-05
The number of confirmed cases in China has reached 82881 NegativeBEIJING China reported one new coronavirus case for May 4 down from three the day before data from the national health authority showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-reports-one-new-coronavirus-case-in-mainland-idUSKBN22G3192020-05-05
The order seeks to protect the U.S. electricity system from cyber and other attacks in a move that could lead to barriers on some imports from China and Russia NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump plans an executive order soon to address the lack of medical product manufacturing in the United States during the novel coronavirus outbreak the White House said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-navarro/trump-order-to-buy-u-s-made-medical-supplies-coming-soon-navarro-idUSKBN22G1SX2020-05-05
The report was drawn up by the China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations a think tank affiliated with the Ministry of State Security Chinas top intelligence body NeutralBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
U.S. higher education also gets millions of dollars from China every year via gifts and contracts PositiveWASHINGTON A group of U.S. House of Representatives Republicans released a letter on Monday charging China with seeking to indoctrinate American students the latest antiChina statement from congressional allies of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/congress-republicans-accuse-china-of-seeking-to-indoctrinate-u-s-students-idUSKBN22G2KG2020-05-05
U.S.China tensions have spiked in recent months over the coronavirus pandemic fueling a longstanding push by Trump and China hawks like Navarro to bring manufacturing back from overseas NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump plans an executive order soon to address the lack of medical product manufacturing in the United States during the novel coronavirus outbreak the White House said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-navarro/trump-order-to-buy-u-s-made-medical-supplies-coming-soon-navarro-idUSKBN22G1SX2020-05-05
WASHINGTON A group of U.S. House of Representatives Republicans released a letter on Monday charging China with seeking to indoctrinate American students the latest antiChina statement from congressional allies of President Donald Trump NegativeWASHINGTON A group of U.S. House of Representatives Republicans released a letter on Monday charging China with seeking to indoctrinate American students the latest antiChina statement from congressional allies of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/congress-republicans-accuse-china-of-seeking-to-indoctrinate-u-s-students-idUSKBN22G2KG2020-05-05
Washington says the equipment could be used by China to spy on communications NegativeROME Russia and China are taking advantage of the coronavirus emergency to put their interests forward in Europe U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday describing Chinese efforts to promote Huawei mobile phone network equipment as malign http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-security/china-russia-take-advantage-of-virus-emergency-u-s-defense-secretary-says-idUSKBN22G0OT2020-05-05
8 billion deal to buy 15 U.S. hotels from Chinas Anbang Insurance Group PositiveSEOUL South Koreas Mirae Asset Global Investments said on Monday that it has terminated a http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mirae-asset-anbang-group-deals-lawsui/mirae-asset-scraps-5-8-billion-deal-to-buy-u-s-hotels-from-chinas-anbang-idUSKBN22G0D72020-05-04
Agencies are probing which manufacturing should be deemed and how to produce these goods outside of China NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
All the money that people think they made by making deals with China before now theyve been eclipsed many fold by the economic from the coronavirus the official said NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
As India grapples with around 42000 coronavirus infections second only to China in Asia Agras tangle with the virus offers lessons for big cities in India and elsewhere NegativeAGRA India On Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-agra-insight/in-city-of-indias-taj-mahal-coronavirus-resurgence-carries-warning-signs-idUSKBN22G08I2020-05-04
BEIJING General Motors sales in China saw doubledigit yearonyear growth in April its two local ventures said on Sunday as the worlds biggest auto market recovers from the coronavirus PositiveBEIJING General Motors sales in China saw doubledigit yearonyear growth in April its two local ventures said on Sunday as the worlds biggest auto market recovers from the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gm-china-sales/gm-and-saics-china-sales-rebound-in-april-as-market-recovers-idUSKBN22F0ND2020-05-04
BEIJING Tang Yue a 27yearold teacher from the city of Guilin in southwest China steampresses a blue dress and takes dozens of photographs before picking one to clinch her 200th online sale NeutralBEIJING Tang Yue a 27yearold teacher from the city of Guilin in southwest China steampresses a blue dress and takes dozens of photographs before picking one to clinch her 200th online sale http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-consumption/chinas-young-spenders-say-ditchyourstuff-as-economy-sputters-idUSKBN22G09C2020-05-04
China has reported its first quarterly GDP contraction since such records began a generation ago and posted a slump in April export orders last week Negativeto more http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/rpt-global-markets-dollar-edges-up-asian-stocks-slip-as-u-s-china-tensions-flare-idUSL4N2CM0FG2020-05-04
China overtook the United States as the worlds top manufacturing country in 2010 and was responsible for of global output in 2018 according to United Nations data PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
Government researchers predict that transactions for used goods in China may top 1 trillion yuan this year PositiveBEIJING Tang Yue a 27yearold teacher from the city of Guilin in southwest China steampresses a blue dress and takes dozens of photographs before picking one to clinch her 200th online sale http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-consumption/chinas-young-spenders-say-ditchyourstuff-as-economy-sputters-idUSKBN22G09C2020-05-04
Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December NegativeParts of the world are starting to emerge from the COVID19 pandemic and to cautiously resume some sort of normal life but the new coronavirus will pose significant risks until vaccines are developed the WHOs top emergencies expert said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-ryan/whos-ryan-says-world-is-in-fight-of-our-lives-but-there-is-hope-idUSKBN22F0PG2020-05-04
Many U.S. companies have invested heavily in Chinese manufacturing and rely on Chinas 1 PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
Oil prices fell on Monday paring last weeks gains on worries a global oil glut may persist amid slumping demand and U.S.China trade tensions that could restrict an economic recovery even as coronavirus pandemic lockdowns start to ease NegativeOil prices fell on Monday paring last weeks gains on worries a global oil glut may persist amid slumping demand and U.S.China trade tensions that could restrict an economic recovery even as coronavirus pandemic lockdowns start to ease http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-slide-on-demand-concerns-u-s-china-trade-tension-idUSKBN22F0XA2020-05-04
President Donald Trump who has stepped up recent attacks on China ahead of the Nov NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
Ryan said some countries including China South Korea Singapore New Zealand and others had reached what he described as a steady with regard to the spread of COVID19 NeutralParts of the world are starting to emerge from the COVID19 pandemic and to cautiously resume some sort of normal life but the new coronavirus will pose significant risks until vaccines are developed the WHOs top emergencies expert said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-ryan/whos-ryan-says-world-is-in-fight-of-our-lives-but-there-is-hope-idUSKBN22F0PG2020-05-04
SINGAPORE May 4 The dollar inched higher stock markets struggled for traction and oil fell on Monday as a U.S.China spat over the origin of the coronavirus put the brakes on optimism about an economic restart as countries around the world ease restrictions Negativeto more http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/rpt-global-markets-dollar-edges-up-asian-stocks-slip-as-u-s-china-tensions-flare-idUSL4N2CM0FG2020-05-04
SINGAPORE May 4 The dollar rose oil fell and stock markets were poised to slip on Monday as rising U.S.China tensions over the coronavirus and growing unease at the gulf between asset prices and grim economic reality turned investors cautious Negativeto more subscribers using the code with no change to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/rpt-corrected-global-markets-dollar-firm-but-stocks-oil-under-pressure-as-u-s-china-tensions-rise-idUSL4N2CM03G2020-05-04
SINGAPORE The dollar inched higher stock markets struggled for traction and oil dropped on Monday as a U.S.China spat over the origin of the coronavirus put the brakes on optimism about an economic restart as countries around the world ease restrictions NegativeSINGAPORE The dollar inched higher stock markets struggled for traction and oil dropped on Monday as a U.S.China spat over the origin of the coronavirus put the brakes on optimism about an economic restart as countries around the world ease restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/dollar-up-asian-stocks-slip-as-u-s-pins-blame-for-virus-on-china-idUSKBN22G0032020-05-04
Since April there have been signs of a recovery in Chinas tourism market and aviation experts expect domestic travel in most markets will recover before international travel PositiveBERLIN The Chinese unit of Germanys TUI http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tui/tuis-china-unit-resumes-domestic-holiday-offers-idUSKBN22F0PM2020-05-04
TUI China will in the coming weeks broaden its offers step by step PositiveBERLIN The Chinese unit of Germanys TUI http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tui/tuis-china-unit-resumes-domestic-holiday-offers-idUSKBN22F0PM2020-05-04
The United States is not alone in publicly taking aim at China but whether its Trump Kudlow or Pompeo the narrative is more frequent and traders are selling he said NegativeSINGAPORE The dollar inched higher stock markets struggled for traction and oil dropped on Monday as a U.S.China spat over the origin of the coronavirus put the brakes on optimism about an economic restart as countries around the world ease restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/dollar-up-asian-stocks-slip-as-u-s-pins-blame-for-virus-on-china-idUSKBN22G0032020-05-04
The number of confirmed cases in China has reached 82880 NegativeBEIJING China reported three new coronavirus cases for May 3 up from two the day before data from the national health authority showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-reports-three-new-coronavirus-cases-all-imported-idUSKBN22G01J2020-05-04
The resumption of business in China three months after TUIs activities there were halted is focused on short breaks in the mountains and beach resorts NegativeBERLIN The Chinese unit of Germanys TUI http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tui/tuis-china-unit-resumes-domestic-holiday-offers-idUSKBN22F0PM2020-05-04
Trump White House pledges to punish China have not always been followed by action NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
Trump is looking to get said Nomuras joint head of APAC equity research Jim McCafferty likening his attacks on China to by thenpresident Ronald Reagan in the 1980s NegativeSINGAPORE The dollar inched higher stock markets struggled for traction and oil dropped on Monday as a U.S.China spat over the origin of the coronavirus put the brakes on optimism about an economic restart as countries around the world ease restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/dollar-up-asian-stocks-slip-as-u-s-pins-blame-for-virus-on-china-idUSKBN22G0032020-05-04
Trump said China had made a horrible without saying precisely what this was or providing specific evidence for his assertion NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he now believes as many as 100000 Americans could die in the coronavirus pandemic after the death toll passed his earlier estimates but said he was confident a vaccine would be developed by the years end http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-townhall/trump-says-up-to-100000-americans-may-die-from-coronavirus-idUSKBN22F0VB2020-05-04
Trump who has been criticized for not moving faster early in the year to stop the spread of the disease sought to blunt the criticism by blaming China NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he now believes as many as 100000 Americans could die in the coronavirus pandemic after the death toll passed his earlier estimates but said he was confident a vaccine would be developed by the years end http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-townhall/trump-says-up-to-100000-americans-may-die-from-coronavirus-idUSKBN22F0VB2020-05-04
Trumps China policy has been defined by behindthescenes tussles between protrade advisers and China now the latter say their time has come NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
WASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
A northeastern Chinese city of 10 million people struggling with currently the countrys biggest coronavirus cluster shut dinein services on Saturday as the rest of China eases restrictions designed to hamper the spread of the disease NegativeA northeastern Chinese city of 10 million people struggling with currently the countrys biggest coronavirus cluster shut dinein services on Saturday as the rest of China eases restrictions designed to hamper the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/harbin-city-shuts-eateries-coronavirus-curbs-ease-elsewhere-in-china-idUSKBN22E07B2020-05-03
Below are details of imports from Chinas key suppliers NeutralApril 26 story corrects Iran imports to 255779 tonnes down 88 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-economy-trade-oil/chinas-march-crude-imports-from-saudi-slip-russia-up-31-customs-idUSKBN22F04Y2020-05-03
It had also ordered isolation for those arriving from outside China or key epidemic areas NegativeA northeastern Chinese city of 10 million people struggling with currently the countrys biggest coronavirus cluster shut dinein services on Saturday as the rest of China eases restrictions designed to hamper the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/harbin-city-shuts-eateries-coronavirus-curbs-ease-elsewhere-in-china-idUSKBN22E07B2020-05-03
LONDON Considering Chinas actions regarding the novel coronavirus crisis is something that the United Kingdom will look at later but the focus right now is dealing with the immediate impact of the outbreak a British minister said on Saturday NegativeLONDON Considering Chinas actions regarding the novel coronavirus crisis is something that the United Kingdom will look at later but the focus right now is dealing with the immediate impact of the outbreak a British minister said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/considering-chinas-actions-over-covid-19-is-for-later-uk-minister-says-idUSKBN22E0NW2020-05-03
Of the 140 local transmissions in mainland China over half have been reported as from Heilongjiang according to a Reuters tally NegativeA northeastern Chinese city of 10 million people struggling with currently the countrys biggest coronavirus cluster shut dinein services on Saturday as the rest of China eases restrictions designed to hamper the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/harbin-city-shuts-eateries-coronavirus-curbs-ease-elsewhere-in-china-idUSKBN22E07B2020-05-03
SHANGHAI China has published a short animation titled Once Upon a mocking the U.S. response to the new coronavirus using Legolike figures to represent the two countries NegativeSHANGHAI China has published a short animation titled Once Upon a mocking the U.S. response to the new coronavirus using Legolike figures to represent the two countries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/once-upon-a-virus-china-mocks-u-s-coronavirus-response-in-lego-like-animation-idUSKBN22E0C42020-05-03
The aircraft is expected to land in Taipei late Sunday evening China Airlines said NeutralANCHORAGE Alaska The Anchorage airport Alaskas largest temporarily shut Saturday to inbound traffic because of a bomb threat against a China Airlines cargo flight bound for Taiwan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-airport-threat/false-bomb-threat-temporarily-closes-anchorage-airport-to-arrivals-idUSKBN22F0162020-05-03
The expected drop is partly because China has capped visitors to tourist spots at of capacity to adhere to social distancing rules NegativeBEIJING Chinas most populous cities saw a spike in outbound travellers tourists and daytrippers on May 1 first day of a long holiday weekend led by Wuhan epicentre of the coronavirus epidemic that first struck the country late last year http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-tourism/more-people-hit-china-roads-in-first-major-holiday-since-coronavirus-easing-idUSKBN22E0DX2020-05-03
The number of confirmed cases in China has reached 82877 NegativeHONG KONG China reported two new coronavirus cases for May 2 up from one the day before data from the countrys national health authority showed on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-reports-two-coronavirus-cases-for-may-2-idUSKBN22F01L2020-05-03
northeastern Chinese city of 10 million people struggling with currently the countrys biggest coronavirus cluster shut dinein services as the rest of China eases restrictions NegativeMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-may2-factbo/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22E0FL2020-05-03
About of Chinas tourist attractions had reopened as of Thursday according to Chinas Ministry of Culture and Tourism but all sites have had to cap visitors to of designed capacity PositiveGUBEI WATER TOWN China The mock Qing dynasty village nestled below the Great Wall would normally be teeming with tourists on Labour Day but the thin crowds on Friday showed that while Chinas coronavirus epidemic has subsided peoples fears could take longer to fade http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-tourism/tourists-trickle-back-to-village-by-chinas-great-wall-as-virus-curbs-relaxed-idUSKBN22D4YS2020-05-02
China has repeatedly pushed back at what it considers are politically motivated attacks on it NegativeHeres what you need to know about the coronavirus right http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-snapshot/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-coronavirus-right-now-idUSKBN22D55L2020-05-02
Demand for protective clothing disinfectant medical devices and healthcare products has surged during the coronavirus pandemic with many suppliers based in China and South East Asia NegativeTransporters including Denmarks Maersk http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-freight-china/european-freight-players-turn-to-railways-to-speed-up-supplies-from-china-idUSKBN22D5DW2020-05-02
Deutsche Bank currency strategist George Saravelos said the fact that the United States could impose capital controls on China would be dollarnegative as that would imply outflows from greenbackdenominated assets NegativeYuan set for biggest daily drop since March 25 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-chinese-yuan-falls-on-u-s-tariff-threat-australian-dollar-sinks-idUSL8N2CJ2382020-05-02
During that visit they also won a groundbreaking with China to send in investigators Tedros said NegativeCountries must lift lockdowns gradually while still being on the for COVID19 and ready to restore restrictions if the virus jumps back the World Health Organization said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/countries-must-ease-lockdowns-slowly-be-ready-for-virus-to-jump-back-who-idUSKBN22D5VU2020-05-02
GUBEI WATER TOWN China The mock Qing dynasty village nestled below the Great Wall would normally be teeming with tourists on Labour Day but the thin crowds on Friday showed that while Chinas coronavirus epidemic has subsided peoples fears could take longer to fade NegativeGUBEI WATER TOWN China The mock Qing dynasty village nestled below the Great Wall would normally be teeming with tourists on Labour Day but the thin crowds on Friday showed that while Chinas coronavirus epidemic has subsided peoples fears could take longer to fade http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-tourism/tourists-trickle-back-to-village-by-chinas-great-wall-as-virus-curbs-relaxed-idUSKBN22D4YS2020-05-02
HANGZHOU China A Chinese startup that develops augmentedreality products for use in manufacturing and gaming has found a promising growth area in the midst of a global pandemic wearable glasses that measure temperatures on the move PositiveHANGZHOU China A Chinese startup that develops augmentedreality products for use in manufacturing and gaming has found a promising growth area in the midst of a global pandemic wearable glasses that measure temperatures on the move http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-detection-gl/chinese-startup-rokid-sees-opportunity-with-covid-fighting-smart-glasses-idUSKBN22D4TQ2020-05-02
In recent weeks such companies have increased their use of a rail link between China and Europe that was first pioneered three years ago PositiveTransporters including Denmarks Maersk http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-freight-china/european-freight-players-turn-to-railways-to-speed-up-supplies-from-china-idUSKBN22D5DW2020-05-02
LONDON May 1 World stocks pulled back further on Friday on grim U.S. economic data and President Donald Trumps threat to impose new tariffs on China over the coronavirus crisis NegativeWorld stocks down 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-further-after-trumps-china-tariff-threat-idUSL8N2CJ2EY2020-05-02
Rail transport especially from China to Europe is experiencing a completely new he said PositiveTransporters including Denmarks Maersk http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-freight-china/european-freight-players-turn-to-railways-to-speed-up-supplies-from-china-idUSKBN22D5DW2020-05-02
Relations between Australia and China have been strained since the government began canvassing support in midApril for an international inquiry into the outbreak NegativeSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison who has angered Beijing by calling for a global inquiry into the coronavirus outbreak said he had no evidence to suggest the disease originated in a laboratory in the Chinese city of Wuhan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia-curbs/australian-pm-says-no-evidence-coronavirus-originated-in-china-laboratory-urges-inquiry-idUSKBN22D41F2020-05-02
SHANGHAI Chinas central province of Hubei where the novel coronavirus behind the pandemic was first detected will lower its emergency response level from Saturday in the latest relaxation of lockdowns put in place to contain the virus PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas central province of Hubei where the novel coronavirus behind the pandemic was first detected will lower its emergency response level from Saturday in the latest relaxation of lockdowns put in place to contain the virus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-hubei/chinas-hubei-where-coronavirus-began-eases-lockdown-idUSKBN22D4YZ2020-05-02
Several countries and regions including Chinas central province of Hubei where the novel coronavirus behind the pandemic was first detected are relaxing lockdowns put in place to contain the virus PositiveNEW YORK U.S. oil prices were higher while Brent crude rose above per barrel on Friday with both benchmarks posting their first weekly gain in four weeks as OPEC and its allies embark on record output cuts to tackle a supply glut due to the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-firms-ends-with-weekly-gain-as-opec-begins-record-cuts-idUSKBN22D43L2020-05-02
The administration still needs to fix the exclusion process and work to push China to implement policies that curb its excess capacity in the aluminum he said NegativeWASHINGTON Four senior Democratic lawmakers from Washington state on Friday sharply criticized President Donald Trumps trade policies for failing to address overcapacity in Chinas aluminum market they say is costing American workers their jobs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-lawmakers-fault-trump-for-failing-to-curb-chinese-aluminum-overcapacity-idUSKBN22D67W2020-05-02
The new coronavirus first detected in Wuhan the capital city of Chinas central Hubei province has so far killed more than 4600 people and infected nearly 83000 in mainland China NegativeHANGZHOU China A Chinese startup that develops augmentedreality products for use in manufacturing and gaming has found a promising growth area in the midst of a global pandemic wearable glasses that measure temperatures on the move http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-detection-gl/chinese-startup-rokid-sees-opportunity-with-covid-fighting-smart-glasses-idUSKBN22D4TQ2020-05-02
WASHINGTON Four senior Democratic lawmakers from Washington state on Friday sharply criticized President Donald Trumps trade policies for failing to address overcapacity in Chinas aluminum market they say is costing American workers their jobs NegativeWASHINGTON Four senior Democratic lawmakers from Washington state on Friday sharply criticized President Donald Trumps trade policies for failing to address overcapacity in Chinas aluminum market they say is costing American workers their jobs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-lawmakers-fault-trump-for-failing-to-curb-chinese-aluminum-overcapacity-idUSKBN22D67W2020-05-02
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday that seeks to protect the U.S. electricity system from cyber and other attacks in a move that could eventually put barriers on some imports from China and Russia NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday that seeks to protect the U.S. electricity system from cyber and other attacks in a move that could eventually put barriers on some imports from China and Russia http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-electricity-trump/trump-signs-order-to-protect-the-u-s-electricity-system-energy-department-idUSKBN22D5OD2020-05-02
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday raising tariffs on China is certainly an as he considers ways to retaliate for the spread of the coronavirus out of Wuhan China NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday raising tariffs on China is certainly an as he considers ways to retaliate for the spread of the coronavirus out of Wuhan China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-health-coronavirus-trump-china/trump-says-tariffs-on-china-certainly-an-option-idUSKBN22D6HB2020-05-02
3 election Who can be tougher with China NegativePresident Donald Trumps reelection campaign plans to roll out a new advertisement targeting Democratic opponent Joe Bidens record on China in mustwin states for Novembers election doubling down on a toughonChina argument that helped his successful 2016 campaign http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-china/trump-fires-new-volley-in-war-of-words-with-biden-over-china-idUSKBN22C3JA2020-05-01
According to media reports Nokia did not win any 5G radio contracts from Chinese telecom companies China Mobile China Unicom and China Telecom in recent bidding rounds NegativeNokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-china/nokia-says-won-share-of-china-unicom-5g-core-network-order-idUSKBN22C16P2020-05-01
Among the ideas under consideration are sanctions a new round of tariffs or other trade restrictions and a possible effort to lift Chinas sovereign immunity two sources said NegativeBy Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-usa-china/update-3-u-s-mulling-potential-retaliatory-action-against-china-over-pandemic-sources-idUSL1N2CI20B2020-05-01
Apple Inc reported sales and profits that beat Wall Street expectations Thursday with Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook saying China sales were headed in the right as that country reopens from the novel coronavirus PositiveApple Inc reported sales and profits that beat Wall Street expectations Thursday with Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook saying China sales were headed in the right as that country reopens from the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-results/apple-sales-inch-higher-despite-coronavirus-but-ceo-tim-cook-sees-uncertain-future-idUSKBN22C3PT2020-05-01
April 30 Apple Inc reported sales and profits that beat Wall Street expectations Thursday with Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook saying China sales were headed in the right as that country reopens from the novel coronavirus PositiveApril 30 Apple Inc reported sales and profits that beat Wall Street expectations Thursday with Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook saying China sales were headed in the right as that country reopens from the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-results/apple-reports-higher-sales-as-china-reopens-after-coronavirus-but-gives-no-forecast-idUSL1N2CI1T22020-05-01
BEIJING China Molybdenum Co is sending more copper and cobalt from the Democratic Republic of Congo to ports in Tanzania Namibia and Mozambique a spokesman said on Thursday as it weathers coronavirus disruption at South African outlets PositiveBEIJING China Molybdenum Co is sending more copper and cobalt from the Democratic Republic of Congo to ports in Tanzania Namibia and Mozambique a spokesman said on Thursday as it weathers coronavirus disruption at South African outlets http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cmoc-cobalt-drc/china-moly-shrugs-off-south-africa-port-disruption-as-drc-cobalt-sales-rise-idUSKBN22C1KG2020-05-01
BEIJING China announced plans on Thursday to create a public market for real estate investment trusts aiming to channel personal savings and private capital into infrastructure projects without overstretching already debtladen local governments PositiveBEIJING China announced plans on Thursday to create a public market for real estate investment trusts aiming to channel personal savings and private capital into infrastructure projects without overstretching already debtladen local governments http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-securities-reits/china-to-launch-property-investment-trusts-to-spur-infrastructure-development-idUSKBN22C2EH2020-05-01
BEIJING China has no interest in interfering in the U.S. presidential election it said on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he believed Beijing would try to make him lose his reelection bid in November NegativeBEIJING China has no interest in interfering in the U.S. presidential election it said on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he believed Beijing would try to make him lose his reelection bid in November http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trump-mofa/china-says-it-has-no-interest-in-meddling-in-u-s-election-idUSKBN22C1562020-05-01
BEIJING Chinas central bank said on Thursday it had approved business operations of Mengshang Bank to take over the assets and operations of Baoshang Bank PositiveBEIJING Chinas central bank said on Thursday it had approved business operations of Mengshang Bank to take over the assets and operations of Baoshang Bank http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-banks-baoshang/chinas-central-bank-approves-business-operations-of-newly-revamped-baoshang-bank-idUSKBN22C1RW2020-05-01
BEIJING Flight bookings surged by up to 15 times after Beijing relaxed quarantine rules raising hope that a release of pentup demand ahead of a major holiday will breathe life into Chinas battered tourism industry PositiveBEIJING Flight bookings surged by up to 15 times after Beijing relaxed quarantine rules raising hope that a release of pentup demand ahead of a major holiday will breathe life into Chinas battered tourism industry http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-travel/travellers-rejoice-flight-bookings-surge-as-chinas-capital-relaxes-curbs-idUSKBN22C1DA2020-05-01
BEIJING Recent strains in the relationship between the United States and China make it especially important to establish a policy of neutrality the American Chamber of Commerce in China said on Thursday PositiveBEIJING Recent strains in the relationship between the United States and China make it especially important to establish a policy of neutrality the American Chamber of Commerce in China said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/equality-key-to-rescuing-u-s-china-business-ties-u-s-business-lobby-idUSKBN22C2RL2020-05-01
Banks were urged to tighten risk management regarding products linked to futures China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission said in response to Reuters questions NegativeHONG Chinas banking and insurance regulator said on Thursday it had asked Bank of China to investigate a problem related to the banks crude oil products http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-bank-of-china-oil/chinas-regulator-urges-bank-of-china-to-investigate-problem-of-oil-linked-products-idUSKBN22C2H92020-05-01
Chengdu is capital of the southwestern province of Sichuan where Chinas pandas live NeutralBEIJING Flight bookings surged by up to 15 times after Beijing relaxed quarantine rules raising hope that a release of pentup demand ahead of a major holiday will breathe life into Chinas battered tourism industry http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-travel/travellers-rejoice-flight-bookings-surge-as-chinas-capital-relaxes-curbs-idUSKBN22C1DA2020-05-01
China has already taken a series of measures to expand direct financing via capital markets part of efforts to shift some risks from banks PositiveBEIJING China announced plans on Thursday to create a public market for real estate investment trusts aiming to channel personal savings and private capital into infrastructure projects without overstretching already debtladen local governments http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-securities-reits/china-to-launch-property-investment-trusts-to-spur-infrastructure-development-idUSKBN22C2EH2020-05-01
China is stepping up efforts to channel capital into startups as Beijing battles the economic slump and competes for technological supremacy with the United States PositiveSHANGHAI Companies listed on Chinas new Nasdaqstyle STAR Market posted combined profit growth in the first quarter as Beijing looks to bolster its tech sector to aid an economy ravaged by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-star-board/companies-on-chinas-star-hi-tech-market-post-profit-growth-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22C1YN2020-05-01
China wants to develop strength in technology amid continued U.S. restrictions on its industry which have reinforced Beijings determination to support the sector he added PositiveSHANGHAI Companies listed on Chinas new Nasdaqstyle STAR Market posted combined profit growth in the first quarter as Beijing looks to bolster its tech sector to aid an economy ravaged by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-star-board/companies-on-chinas-star-hi-tech-market-post-profit-growth-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22C1YN2020-05-01
Ching of CITIC Capital said it could take several years before Chinas REITs market can expand from infrastructure to other areas such as office buildings hotels and shopping malls PositiveBEIJING China announced plans on Thursday to create a public market for real estate investment trusts aiming to channel personal savings and private capital into infrastructure projects without overstretching already debtladen local governments http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-securities-reits/china-to-launch-property-investment-trusts-to-spur-infrastructure-development-idUSKBN22C2EH2020-05-01
Enacting a policy of neutrality is especially important given the increasing scrutiny facing the USChina commercial the AmCham said NegativeBEIJING Recent strains in the relationship between the United States and China make it especially important to establish a policy of neutrality the American Chamber of Commerce in China said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/equality-key-to-rescuing-u-s-china-business-ties-u-s-business-lobby-idUSKBN22C2RL2020-05-01
For example some foreign companies still met hurdles during business license application procedures despite moves by China to lift equity caps and lift joint venture restrictions NegativeBEIJING Recent strains in the relationship between the United States and China make it especially important to establish a policy of neutrality the American Chamber of Commerce in China said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/equality-key-to-rescuing-u-s-china-business-ties-u-s-business-lobby-idUSKBN22C2RL2020-05-01
Ford executives said they have been using the same safety protocols already in China where production restarted in late February NeutralWithout Michigan the Detroit Three and other automakers operating in the United States cannot build vehicles http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-automakers/ford-wants-to-restart-u-s-car-plants-shut-by-coronavirus-if-it-can-convince-union-idUSKBN22C3CE2020-05-01
HONG Chinas banking and insurance regulator said on Thursday it had asked Bank of China to investigate a problem related to the banks crude oil products NegativeHONG Chinas banking and insurance regulator said on Thursday it had asked Bank of China to investigate a problem related to the banks crude oil products http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-bank-of-china-oil/chinas-regulator-urges-bank-of-china-to-investigate-problem-of-oil-linked-products-idUSKBN22C2H92020-05-01
HONG KONG While cinemas shuttered in China during the coronavirus epidemic are waiting for the all clear to reopen regulators are planning to protect their business by enforcing rules to stop movies from premiering online two sources familiar with the matter said PositiveHONG KONG While cinemas shuttered in China during the coronavirus epidemic are waiting for the all clear to reopen regulators are planning to protect their business by enforcing rules to stop movies from premiering online two sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-film/china-to-tighten-rules-to-stop-movies-from-premiering-online-sources-idUSKBN22C15T2020-05-01
He said Nissans chief operating officer Ashwani Gupta who chairs the companys internal China management committee had already shifted Nissans strategy NeutralBEIJING Nissan Motor Cos http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nissan-china-sales-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-shakes-off-virus-woes-in-china-sales-with-rebound-in-april-sources-idUSKBN22C17Y2020-05-01
He wants Nissans China team to focus on market share without jeopardising profitability so when the market starts growing again you get the volume the source said PositiveBEIJING Nissan Motor Cos http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nissan-china-sales-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-shakes-off-virus-woes-in-china-sales-with-rebound-in-april-sources-idUSKBN22C17Y2020-05-01
Imports of ceramic tile from China were valued at an estimated NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. International Trade Commission on Thursday determined that imports of Chinese ceramic tile are subsidized and sold at less than fair value materially harming U.S. producers http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-trade-body-votes-to-lock-in-high-duties-on-chinese-tile-imports-idUSKBN22C3HH2020-05-01
In Beijing Chinas foreign ministry said it has no interest in interfering in the U.S. presidential election NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said he believes Chinas handling of the coronavirus pandemic is proof that Beijing will do anything they to make him lose his reelection bid in November http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-china-exclusive/exclusive-trump-says-china-wants-him-to-lose-his-re-election-bid-idUSKBN22C01F2020-05-01
Nokia has been on sidelines for larger China radio orders which often mean taking losses in the early years of a contract NegativeNokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-china/nokia-says-won-share-of-china-unicom-5g-core-network-order-idUSKBN22C16P2020-05-01
Nokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator PositiveNokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-china/nokia-says-won-share-of-china-unicom-5g-core-network-order-idUSKBN22C16P2020-05-01
Nokia provides a wide range of telecom equipment in the China market but saw its Greater China revenue drop yearonyear in JanuaryMarch PositiveNokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-china/nokia-says-won-share-of-china-unicom-5g-core-network-order-idUSKBN22C16P2020-05-01
Nokia said it expected to remain a meaningful in China through its wide telecom portfolio even though pursuing 5G radio network market share presents significant profitability challenges PositiveNokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-china/nokia-says-won-share-of-china-unicom-5g-core-network-order-idUSKBN22C16P2020-05-01
President Donald Trumps reelection campaign plans to roll out a new advertisement targeting Democratic opponent Joe Bidens record on China in mustwin states for Novembers election doubling down on a toughonChina argument that helped his successful 2016 campaign NegativePresident Donald Trumps reelection campaign plans to roll out a new advertisement targeting Democratic opponent Joe Bidens record on China in mustwin states for Novembers election doubling down on a toughonChina argument that helped his successful 2016 campaign http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-china/trump-fires-new-volley-in-war-of-words-with-biden-over-china-idUSKBN22C3JA2020-05-01
SHANGHAI Companies listed on Chinas new Nasdaqstyle STAR Market posted combined profit growth in the first quarter as Beijing looks to bolster its tech sector to aid an economy ravaged by the coronavirus outbreak PositiveSHANGHAI Companies listed on Chinas new Nasdaqstyle STAR Market posted combined profit growth in the first quarter as Beijing looks to bolster its tech sector to aid an economy ravaged by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-star-board/companies-on-chinas-star-hi-tech-market-post-profit-growth-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22C1YN2020-05-01
SHANGHAI The number of mainland Chinalisted firms to delay filing annual reports past the regulatory deadline of April 30 has surged to 129 from four the year before an indicator of the level of disruption that will linger after coronavirus lockdowns end NegativeSHANGHAI The number of mainland Chinalisted firms to delay filing annual reports past the regulatory deadline of April 30 has surged to 129 from four the year before an indicator of the level of disruption that will linger after coronavirus lockdowns end http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-filings/over-120-listed-chinese-firms-delay-annual-reports-past-regulatory-deadline-idUSKBN22D44O2020-05-01
Suri said for 5G radio equipment markets China was a large part of the global market but not so much from a revenue standpoint PositiveNokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-china/nokia-says-won-share-of-china-unicom-5g-core-network-order-idUSKBN22C16P2020-05-01
Tech companies listed on the STAR Market have been less affected by the coronavirus outbreak said Yan Kaiwen analyst with China Fortune Securities NegativeSHANGHAI Companies listed on Chinas new Nasdaqstyle STAR Market posted combined profit growth in the first quarter as Beijing looks to bolster its tech sector to aid an economy ravaged by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-star-board/companies-on-chinas-star-hi-tech-market-post-profit-growth-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22C1YN2020-05-01
That requirement was scrapped from Thursday for travellers from lowrisk areas of China just ahead of a fiveday May Day holiday beginning on Friday NegativeBEIJING Flight bookings surged by up to 15 times after Beijing relaxed quarantine rules raising hope that a release of pentup demand ahead of a major holiday will breathe life into Chinas battered tourism industry http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-travel/travellers-rejoice-flight-bookings-surge-as-chinas-capital-relaxes-curbs-idUSKBN22C1DA2020-05-01
The REITs market can help reboot Chinas economy which is under downward pressure amid the virus Zhang Zheng professor at Guanghua School of Management Peking University said in a note PositiveBEIJING China announced plans on Thursday to create a public market for real estate investment trusts aiming to channel personal savings and private capital into infrastructure projects without overstretching already debtladen local governments http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-securities-reits/china-to-launch-property-investment-trusts-to-spur-infrastructure-development-idUSKBN22C2EH2020-05-01
The macroeconomic situation is a huge red flag for Chinas market players this year NegativeSHANGHAI Apple Inc and Huawei Technologies each captured a higher share of Chinas smartphone market in the first quarter according to data from research firm Canalys released on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-smartphone-sales-china/apple-huawei-boost-market-share-as-first-quarter-china-smartphone-shipments-fall-canalys-idUSKBN22D44U2020-05-01
The source added that such a strategy was critical as Nissan waited for new and redesigned products for the China market NeutralBEIJING Nissan Motor Cos http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nissan-china-sales-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-shakes-off-virus-woes-in-china-sales-with-rebound-in-april-sources-idUSKBN22C17Y2020-05-01
This marks the start of a new era for Chinas said Stanley Ching senior managing director at alternative investment manager CITIC Capital NeutralBEIJING China announced plans on Thursday to create a public market for real estate investment trusts aiming to channel personal savings and private capital into infrastructure projects without overstretching already debtladen local governments http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-securities-reits/china-to-launch-property-investment-trusts-to-spur-infrastructure-development-idUSKBN22C2EH2020-05-01
Though virtually unrestricted by the FDA many antibody test distributors in the United States have run into obstacles posed by Chinas export policy NegativeAs the coronavirus pandemic engulfed the United States Joe Shia a consultant to Chinese medical companies said he was bombarded with inquiries from American firms who saw a golden opportunity in selling tests to determine coronavirus immunity http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tests-specialrepor/special-report-fdas-lax-rules-on-coronavirus-blood-tests-open-u-s-market-to-dubious-vendors-idUSKBN22C3IG2020-05-01
Thus far China has only certified about a dozen of the 90 Chinamade antibody tests on the FDA list of prospective sellers leaving many U.S. distributors without kits to sell PositiveAs the coronavirus pandemic engulfed the United States Joe Shia a consultant to Chinese medical companies said he was bombarded with inquiries from American firms who saw a golden opportunity in selling tests to determine coronavirus immunity http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tests-specialrepor/special-report-fdas-lax-rules-on-coronavirus-blood-tests-open-u-s-market-to-dubious-vendors-idUSKBN22C3IG2020-05-01
Trump and his top aides while stepping up their antiChina rhetoric have stopped short of directly criticizing Xi whom the U.S. president has repeatedly called his friend PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hardfought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic and he threatened new tariffs on Beijing as his administration crafted retaliatory measures over the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-threatens-new-tariffs-on-china-in-retaliation-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN22C3DS2020-05-01
Trump said of Chinas efforts to get to the bottom of how the virus At least they seem to be trying to be somewhat transparent with us NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was confident the coronavirus may have originated in a Chinese virology lab but declined to describe the evidence ratcheting up tensions with Beijing over the origins of the deadly outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-china/trump-confident-that-coronavirus-may-have-originated-in-chinese-lab-idUSKBN22C3TB2020-05-01
Trumps campaign is mining Bidens nearly fivedecade record as a senator vice president and presidential candidate for fodder for attacks related to China NegativePresident Donald Trumps reelection campaign plans to roll out a new advertisement targeting Democratic opponent Joe Bidens record on China in mustwin states for Novembers election doubling down on a toughonChina argument that helped his successful 2016 campaign http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-china/trump-fires-new-volley-in-war-of-words-with-biden-over-china-idUSKBN22C3JA2020-05-01
WASHINGTON April 30 President Donald Trumps top economic adviser said on Thursday it was unequivocally that the administration was considering cancelling some debt held by China as a way to strike at Beijing for perceived shortfalls in its candidness on the coronavirus pandemic a CNBC reporter said on Twitter NegativeWASHINGTON April 30 President Donald Trumps top economic adviser said on Thursday it was unequivocally that the administration was considering cancelling some debt held by China as a way to strike at Beijing for perceived shortfalls in its candidness on the coronavirus pandemic a CNBC reporter said on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-usa-china/u-s-not-considering-canceling-debt-held-by-china-trump-adviser-idUSW1N2BP0232020-05-01
WASHINGTON April 30 There is a growing push within the Trump administration to craft a list of retaliatory measures against China over its role in the coronavirus outbreak three sources including a U.S. official familiar with the matter said but cautioned the efforts were in early stages NegativeBy Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-usa-china/update-3-u-s-mulling-potential-retaliatory-action-against-china-over-pandemic-sources-idUSL1N2CI20B2020-05-01
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said he believes Chinas handling of the coronavirus pandemic is proof that Beijing will do anything they to make him lose his reelection bid in November NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said he believes Chinas handling of the coronavirus pandemic is proof that Beijing will do anything they to make him lose his reelection bid in November http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-china-exclusive/exclusive-trump-says-china-wants-him-to-lose-his-re-election-bid-idUSKBN22C01F2020-05-01
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hardfought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic and he threatened new tariffs on Beijing as his administration crafted retaliatory measures over the outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hardfought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic and he threatened new tariffs on Beijing as his administration crafted retaliatory measures over the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-threatens-new-tariffs-on-china-in-retaliation-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN22C3DS2020-05-01
We are the only foreign supplier in China Unicom for 5G Suri said PositiveNokia has won a share of China Unicoms 5G core network order alongside Huawei and ZTE Nokias Chief Executive Rajeev Suri told Reuters in an interview citing information published by the telecom operator http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-china/nokia-says-won-share-of-china-unicom-5g-core-network-order-idUSKBN22C16P2020-05-01
We hope the people of the U.S. will not drag China into its election politics NegativeBEIJING China has no interest in interfering in the U.S. presidential election it said on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he believed Beijing would try to make him lose his reelection bid in November http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trump-mofa/china-says-it-has-no-interest-in-meddling-in-u-s-election-idUSKBN22C1562020-05-01
Were putting all efforts on China and the U.S. market to regain said the other source adding Nissan was ramping up marketing and offering incentives to dealers PositiveBEIJING Nissan Motor Cos http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nissan-china-sales-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-shakes-off-virus-woes-in-china-sales-with-rebound-in-april-sources-idUSKBN22C17Y2020-05-01
A person in Korea has to get tested for coronavirus within 72 hours before departure and again get tested in China during a couple of days of quarantine period NegativeSEOUL Ten Chinese local governments have agreed to allow a fasttrack entry of businessmen from South Korea under which they are exempt from strict coronavirus quarantine measures South Korean authorities said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea-china/some-chinese-local-governments-to-allow-fast-track-entry-of-koreans-idUSKBN22B29D2020-04-30
As part of costcutting Renault has already ditched its main passenger car joint venture in China and has also made real estate disposals PositiveRenault declined to comment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-renault-costs/renault-may-cut-sub-contractors-to-save-up-to-200-million-euros-sources-idUSKBN22B1R72020-04-30
BEIJING A populous region in northern China that includes Beijing will ease restrictions imposed to halt the spread of the new coronavirus as the country gradually transitions to a new state of normal amid dwindling cases of COVID19 NegativeBEIJING A populous region in northern China that includes Beijing will ease restrictions imposed to halt the spread of the new coronavirus as the country gradually transitions to a new state of normal amid dwindling cases of COVID19 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-easing/northern-chinese-region-including-beijing-to-ease-covid-19-curbs-idUSKBN22B1TU2020-04-30
BEIJING Bank of China said on Wednesday it had hired lawyers to formally send a letter to CME Group urging the U.S. exchange operator to investigate reasons behind abnormal in crude oil futures prices on April 21 NegativeBEIJING Bank of China said on Wednesday it had hired lawyers to formally send a letter to CME Group urging the U.S. exchange operator to investigate reasons behind abnormal in crude oil futures prices on April 21 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-bank-of-china-oil/bank-of-china-asks-cme-to-probe-abnormal-fluctuations-in-oil-futures-idUSKBN22B2I42020-04-30
BEIJING Benchmark iron ore futures in China rose on Thursday and were on course to report a weekly gain as hopes rose for better demand after the country reported a second straight month of expansion in manufacturing activity PositiveBEIJING Benchmark iron ore futures in China rose on Thursday and were on course to report a weekly gain as hopes rose for better demand after the country reported a second straight month of expansion in manufacturing activity http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-ironore/dalian-iron-ore-futures-rise-as-chinas-factory-activity-expands-idUSKBN22C0DL2020-04-30
BEIJING China has cancelled the 2020 Boao Forum for Asia which Beijing is trying to promote as the regions answer to Davos due to the coronavirus epidemic the official China News agency reported on Thursday NegativeBEIJING China has cancelled the 2020 Boao Forum for Asia which Beijing is trying to promote as the regions answer to Davos due to the coronavirus epidemic the official China News agency reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-boao/china-cancels-annual-boao-forum-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN22C0A12020-04-30
BEIJING Chinas services activity expanded at a faster pace in April but business is expected to take some time to fully recover due to the lingering impact from the coronavirus crisis at home and globally PositiveBEIJING Chinas services activity expanded at a faster pace in April but business is expected to take some time to fully recover due to the lingering impact from the coronavirus crisis at home and globally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-services-official/chinas-service-sector-activity-expands-at-a-faster-pace-in-april-official-pmi-idUSKBN22C05D2020-04-30
BEIJING Chinas transport ministry said on Thursday it has a pool of transportion projects with a total investment value of 800 billion yuan PositiveBEIJING Chinas transport ministry said on Thursday it has a pool of transportion projects with a total investment value of 800 billion yuan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-infrastructure/china-says-has-prepared-pool-of-transport-projects-worth-113-billion-idUSKBN22C0DG2020-04-30
BEIJING Nio Incs shares jumped more than on Wednesday after it said it had secured a 7 billion yuan investment in Nio China a new entity controlled by the Chinese electric vehicle maker PositiveBEIJING Nio Incs shares jumped more than on Wednesday after it said it had secured a 7 billion yuan investment in Nio China a new entity controlled by the Chinese electric vehicle maker http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nio-investment/nio-shares-surge-after-it-secures-1-billion-investment-idUSKCN22B0NL2020-04-30
China has steadily increased its influence and spending in the Pacific in recent years and is Papua New Guineas biggest creditor budget figures show PositiveChinas Zijin Mining has warned Papua New Guinea that its failure to renew the lease of a gold mine it jointly owns with Barrick Gold Corp there could damage bilateral relations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-barrick-gold-png-china/zijin-says-papua-new-guinea-ending-gold-mine-lease-may-hurt-bilateral-ties-idUSKBN22B2C02020-04-30
China said its parliament will open a key annual session on May 22 signalling that Beijing sees the country returning to normal PositiveMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN2280EQ2020-04-30
China will roll out measures including tax credit and foreign trade policies to support economic development in Hubei province PositiveMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN2280EQ2020-04-30
China will step up macroeconomic policies to offset the impact of the coronavirus pandemic the ruling Communist Partys politburo said in a meeting earlier this month NegativeBEIJING April 30 Chinas factory activity unexpectedly shrank in April a privatesector survey showed on Thursday as the coronavirus pandemic shattered global demand causing a substantial drop in export orders and more layoffs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-pmi-factory-caixin/chinas-april-factory-activity-unexpectedly-dips-as-export-orders-collapse-caixin-pmi-idUSZUN000A1Q2020-04-30
Chinas Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement to Reuters that the legitimate interests of Chinese firms had to be effectively protected PositiveChinas Zijin Mining has warned Papua New Guinea that its failure to renew the lease of a gold mine it jointly owns with Barrick Gold Corp there could damage bilateral relations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-barrick-gold-png-china/zijin-says-papua-new-guinea-ending-gold-mine-lease-may-hurt-bilateral-ties-idUSKBN22B2C02020-04-30
Chinas Zijin Mining has warned Papua New Guinea that its failure to renew the lease of a gold mine it jointly owns with Barrick Gold Corp there could damage bilateral relations NegativeChinas Zijin Mining has warned Papua New Guinea that its failure to renew the lease of a gold mine it jointly owns with Barrick Gold Corp there could damage bilateral relations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-barrick-gold-png-china/zijin-says-papua-new-guinea-ending-gold-mine-lease-may-hurt-bilateral-ties-idUSKBN22B2C02020-04-30
Chinas largest cinema chain operator Wanda Film Holding estimated this month that it faces firstquarter losses of up to 650 million yuan due to the closures NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas movie box office faces losses of more than 30 billion yuan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-movie/chinas-virus-hit-box-office-faces-losses-of-over-4-2-billion-state-media-idUSKBN22B18W2020-04-30
Citing an interview Le gave to NBC the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on its website that Beijing firmly opposes a international investigation aimed at stigmatising China NegativeSHANGHAI China resolutely any international inquiry into the coronavirus pandemic that presumes its guilt said Le Yucheng a viceforeign minister in comments published on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-opposes-international-covid-19-probe-that-presumes-its-guilt-vice-foreign-minister-idUSKBN22C00J2020-04-30
Demand in China which accounted for nearly a fifth of sales in 2019 is also bouncing back PositiveLONDON Bentley will make wearing face masks compulsory at its British car factory and has redesigned the site to introduce a twometre distance between workers which will see output halved over the first couple of weeks of production its boss told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-bentley/face-masks-and-a-factory-redesign-how-bentley-plans-return-to-work-idUSKBN22B1DQ2020-04-30
Hasbros manufacturing operations have also taken a hit but the company said its supply chains have been fully restored in China where it makes more than half of its products PositiveWe expect to catch up on production over the coming months and be positioned to meet holiday the companys finance chief Deborah Thomas told analysts on a call http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hasbro-results/well-be-ready-for-christmas-says-hasbro-as-china-restarts-idUSKBN22B1DG2020-04-30
He said the Phase 1 agreement did include very provisions on IP protections and they were being implemented through a number of actions by China PositiveWASHINGTON China remains very very to meeting its commitments under a Phase 1 trade deal with the United States despite the unprecedented economic and health impacts of the new coronavirus outbreak a senior U.S. trade official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/china-committed-to-phase-1-trade-deal-despite-pandemic-u-s-official-idUSKBN22B2D02020-04-30
However Trump and his top aides while stepping up their antiChina rhetoric have stopped short of directly criticizing Xi who the U.S. president has repeatedly called his friend PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he believes Chinas handling of the coronavirus is proof that Beijing will do anything they to make him lose his reelection bid in November http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-china-exclusive/exclusive-trump-says-china-wants-him-to-lose-his-bid-for-re-election-idUSKBN22C01F2020-04-30
However comments from U.S. President Donald Trump accusing China of seeking to defeat his reelection bid in November gave cause for renewed caution NegativeYORK Asian stocks rose to a fresh sevenweek high on Thursday lifted by encouraging early results from a COVID19 treatment trial though bonds and currencies held cautious ranges ahead of a European Centr