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Huawei shipments could fall by up to a quarter this year: analysts

25 May 2019

HONG KONG/SHANGHAI China's Huawei, hit by crippling U.S. sanctions, could see shipments decline by as much as a quarter this year and faces the possibility that its smartphones will disappear from international markets, analysts said.

RPT-Trump's Huawei ban raises hopes for Chinese chip suppliers

22 May 2019

SHANGHAI, May 21 Washington's blacklisting of technology giant Huawei has taken a toll on U.S. semiconductor shares, but China-listed firms have rallied as investors bet they can gain from Beijing's stepped-up efforts to build a homegrown supply chain.

Trump's Huawei ban raises hopes for Chinese chip suppliers

21 May 2019

SHANGHAI Washington's blacklisting of technology giant Huawei has taken a toll on U.S. semiconductor shares, but China-listed firms have rallied as investors bet they can gain from Beijing's stepped-up efforts to build a homegrown supply chain.

Smartphone maker Xiaomi's first-quarter revenue jumps 27%, beats estimates

20 May 2019

SHANGHAI Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp reported better than-expected quarterly revenue on Monday due in part to steady growth in sales outside its home market.

Opting out - Some of China’s '996' tech tribe quit, seek less stress

16 May 2019

SHANGHAI For over six years Qi Yaqian was a proud member of China's so-called 996 tech tribe, working nights and weekends at Nuomi, a group deals website.

Alibaba beats revenue expectations on cloud boost

16 May 2019

SHANGHAI Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd beat fourth-quarter revenue forecasts on Wednesday, thanks to growth in its core business and its diversification into cloud computing and other services.

Online encyclopedia Wikipedia blocked in China ahead of Tiananmen anniversary

15 May 2019

SHANGHAI Authorities in China have blocked Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia's owner said on Wednesday.

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