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Apple Watch, FitBit could feel cost of U.S. tariffs


The latest round of U.S. tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods could hit the Apple Watch, health trackers, streaming music speakers and other accessories assembled in China, government rulings on tariffs show. | Video

China's Suning Sports raises $600 million from Alibaba, Goldman 9:13am BST

BEIJING China's Suning Sports, the owner of Italian soccer giants Inter Milan, said it has raised $600 million (461 million pounds) in a series A funding from firms including Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Goldman Sachs .


Oil prices rise, but still set for weekly drop on oversupply, trade worries 8:24am BST

TOKYO Crude prices rose on Friday, but were still set for a weekly drop on concerns about oversupply and the ongoing trade conflict between the United States and China, the world's two biggest oil users.


China's policy debate deepens as trade war threatens economy 8:16am BST

BEIJING A policy debate in China on how best to address slowing growth deepened on Friday, as analysts urged authorities to boost fiscal stimulus amid rising risks to the world's second-biggest economy from a bitter trade conflict with the United States.


China's stock, yuan rebound drives Asian markets higher 7:42am BST

TOKYO Asian shares pushed higher on Friday, clawing back earlier losses in volatile trade as China's stocks recovered sharply and the yuan bounced from a one-year low with market participants suspecting state support for the currency.


HNA units, including Hainan Airlines, slump after lifting trading halts 5:27am BST

SHANGHAI Shares in China's Hainan Airlines slumped by 9.9 percent on Friday, close to its daily limit, after a six-month trading suspension during which it undertook a restructuring that would change its owner.


Exclusive - Britain says Huawei 'shortcomings' expose new telecom networks risks 19 Jul 2018

LONDON Technical and supply-chain issues with equipment made by Chinese firm Huawei have exposed Britain's telecom networks to new security risks, a government report said on Thursday.


Russia, China delay U.S. push for halt to refined petroleum to North Korea 19 Jul 2018

UNITED NATIONS Russia and China on Thursday delayed a U.S. push for a U.N. Security Council committee to order a halt to refined petroleum exports to North Korea, asking for more detail on a U.S. accusation that Pyongyang breached sanctions, diplomats said.


Germany nears investment in 50Hertz to fend off China's State Grid - sources 19 Jul 2018

FRANKFURT/BERLIN Germany is nearing a deal to invest in 50Hertz to fend off China's State Grid as an auction for a 20 percent stake in the German high-voltage energy network operator draws to a close, people close to the matter said.


HyperloopTT signs deal for first test track in China 19 Jul 2018

SHANGHAI California-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) has signed a deal with the southwestern province of Guizhou to build its first test track in China, the U.S. firm said on Thursday.