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Tony Munroe

China says tests of possibly tainted medical product show no HIV

07 Feb 2019

BEIJING China is investigating a manufacturer of medical products following reports that it sold human immunoglobulin for intravenous injection that had possibly been contaminated with HIV, though authorities said tests found no sign of the virus.

No more fake Fidelity or bogus Buffett - China bars new copycat fund names

23 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI/BEIJING Chinese asset managers will no longer be allowed to make a name for themselves by exploiting brands such as HSBC, Goldman, Morgan or Fidelity in their newly-launched funds, according to industry guidelines published this week.

Pakistan needs IMF bailout, panda bond issue, Habib Bank CEO says

06 Nov 2018

BEIJING Pakistan needs to seek a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and make "hard decisions" to avoid going back again, said Muhammad Aurangzeb, chief executive officer of Habib Bank Ltd, the country's biggest lender.

REFILE-Pakistan needs IMF bailout, panda bond issue, Habib Bank CEO says

06 Nov 2018

BEIJING, Nov 6 Pakistan needs to seek a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and make "hard decisions" to avoid going back again, said Muhammad Aurangzeb, chief executive officer of Habib Bank Ltd, the country's biggest lender.

China says ex-Interpol chief focus of bribery probe back home

08 Oct 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Monday it was investigating former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei for bribery and other violations, days after French authorities said the Chinese official had been reported missing by his wife after travelling to his home country. | Video

Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

08 Oct 2018

BEIJING China said on Sunday that it was investigating Meng Hongwei, after the head of the global law enforcement organisation Interpol and Chinese vice minister for security was reported missing in France. | Video

Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

08 Oct 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Sunday it was investigating Meng Hongwei for suspected wrongdoing after the head of the global law enforcement organisation Interpol and Chinese vice minister for security was reported missing in France.

U.S. ambassador accuses China of 'bullying' with 'propaganda ads'

30 Sep 2018

BEIJING A week after an official Chinese newspaper ran a four-page ad in a U.S. daily touting the mutual benefits of U.S.-China trade, the U.S. ambassador to China accused Beijing of using the American press to spread propaganda.

Didi woman passenger killed amid China ride-hailing safety concerns

26 Aug 2018

BEIJING A ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed by a driver for China's largest ride-hailing firm, local police said on Saturday, the latest violent crime to fuel safety concerns about the service.

Fire kills 19 people at spa hotel in northeastern China

25 Aug 2018

BEIJING Fire tore through a hot springs hotel in the northeastern Chinese city of Harbin before dawn on Saturday, killing 19 people and causing 23 others to be taken to hospital, city officials said.

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