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China says Xi urged Trump to ease North Korea sanctions 'in due course'

12 Jul 2019

BEIJING/WASHINGTON Chinese President Xi Jinping urged U.S. President Donald Trump last month to show flexibility in dealings with North Korea and ease sanctions on the country "in due course," China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday.

China's outrage over Hong Kong violence may prompt tighter embrace

02 Jul 2019

BEIJING China on Tuesday deplored violence in Hong Kong that saw protesters ransack the city's legislature, fuelling expectations it will take a tougher line on the territory, even as details of the scenes of vandalism went largely unreported on the mainland.

China's outrage over Hong Kong violence may prompt tighter embrace

02 Jul 2019

BEIJING China on Tuesday deplored violence in Hong Kong that saw protesters ransack the city's legislature, fuelling expectations it will take a tougher line on the territory, even as details of the scenes of vandalism went largely unreported on the mainland.

RPT-INSIGHT-Faces for cookware: data collection industry flourishes as China pursues AI ambitions

28 Jun 2019

PINGDINGSHAN, China, June 28 In a village in central China's Henan province, amid barking dogs and wandering chickens, villagers gather along a dirt road to trade images of their faces for kettles, pots and tea cups.

Faces for cookware: data collection industry flourishes as China pursues AI ambitions

28 Jun 2019

PINGDINGSHAN, China In a village in central China's Henan province, amid barking dogs and wandering chickens, villagers gather along a dirt road to trade images of their faces for kettles, pots and tea cups. | Video

China moves to suspend some history tests for U.S. college credit by 2020

21 Jun 2019

BEIJING Beijing on Thursday ordered a suspension of history exams run by a U.S. non-profit for students seeking credit at American colleges, as the ruling Communist Party cracks down on educational material it deems unfriendly.

Data 'R' Us: Alibaba, JD.com seek to lock in merchant loyalty with new services

21 Jun 2019

BEIJING/HANGZHOU, China In China, the sales maxim of 'know your customer' is being taken to new lengths.

RPT-FOCUS-Data 'R' Us: Alibaba, JD.com seek to lock in merchant loyalty with new services

20 Jun 2019

* Alibaba, JD.com vie for merchant ties as e-commerce growth slows

CORRECTED-FOCUS-Data 'R' Us: Alibaba, JD.com seek to lock in merchant loyalty with new services

20 Jun 2019

* Alibaba, JD.com vie for merchant ties as e-commerce growth slows

Senior U.S.-China trade negotiators to confer before Trump-Xi G20 meeting

20 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING Aiming to jumpstart dormant talks, the top U.S. trade negotiator said on Wednesday he will confer with his Chinese counterpart before next week's meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Japan as the two countries take another shot at resolving their damaging trade dispute.

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