Tag Archives: China

iPhone X First Batch, With Just 46,500 Units, Ships Out of China: Report

Ahead of the November 3 shipping date of the iPhone X, the first batch of iPhone X units have shipped out of China, according to China’s state run news agency Xinhua. Even as it appears that Apple is in line to begin delivering this year’s flagship iPhone X units on time, it appears the company is still struggling to solve the production issues. ... Read More »

China Says Investigating Baidu, Tencent, Weibo for Breaching Cyber Laws

China’s cyber regulator on Friday said it was investigating the country’s top social media sites over failing to comply with strict laws that ban content which is violent, obscene or deemed offensive to the Communist Party. The Cyberspace Administration said it was investigating Tencent Holdings’ WeChat, Weibo and Baidu’s forum site Tieba over suspected violations of the country’s strict cyber-security laws. “Users are spreading ... Read More »

Tencent’s Honor of Kings to Launch in US, EU Amid Regulatory Chill in China

Chinese gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd will launch its mega-hit smartphone game “Honor of Kings” in the EU and United States this year, a person familiar with the plans said, amid a backlash in China over its addictive features. The game has roughly 55 million daily active users and analysts estimate its monthly revenue is more than CNY 1 billion ($147.09 million), ... Read More »

Twitter Chief for China Quits, Hails Its Performance

HIGHLIGHTS Kathy Chen was appointed in April as general manager for the China region Twitter is inaccessible in mainland China Twitter’s advertising base in the China had grown almost 400 percent Twitter’s manager for China, whose appointment just eight months ago sparked controversy, has announced her resignation but welcomed the growing number of Chinese advertisers even though the service is ... Read More »

China Targets Parents In New Religion Rules For Xinjiang

‘ China Targets Parents In New Religion Rules For Xinjiang China has locked up Uighurs who have campaigned for better treatment of their people BEIJING: Parents and guardians in China’s Muslim majority region of Xinjiang who encourage or force their children into religious activities will be reported to the police, the government said on Wednesday while unveiling new education rules. ... Read More »

Software Maverick John McAfee Warns China of Hacking Weakness

China leads the world in connecting everyday devices to the Internet, but is creating huge hacking vulnerabilities for itself and others by doing so, renegade American software pioneer John McAfee warned Tuesday. Hackers had already been able to gain control of devices such as safes and heating controls, and take over the computer systems of automobiles and aeroplanes, he said. ... Read More »

China Finance Minister Sees ‘Brexit’ Heightening Uncertainty For Markets

Beijing/Tianjin: China’s finance minister and leading economists on Sunday voiced concerns about Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, with the policymaker saying it has heightened market uncertainty, though some expect a limited impact on the Chinese economy. The “Brexit” decision “will cast a shadow over the global economy… The repercussions and fallout will emerge in the next five to ... Read More »

Australia To Trial New China Visa rules to enhance Tourism

eight scholar visa categories can also be decreased to two, high Minister Malcolm Turnbull said. SHANGHAI: Australia will trial new visa policies for site visitors and students from China, top Minister Malcolm Turnbull said these days, because the united states of america seeks to enhance tourism andeducation amid an economy suffering with the death of a as soon as-in-a-lifetime mining ... Read More »

In China, dishonest On An exam gets students Detention – In prison

A staff from the town‘s command centre of training assessments watches actual time video display unitsshowing students taking an examination. (Reuters record photo) more than 9.4 million chinese language students simply sat for annual college front assessmentsknown as gaokao. The stakes are rather high, as admissions are largely based on exam ratings. A highscorer streamlines his or her route toward ... Read More »

Australia To Trial New China Visa guidelines to boost Tourism

8 scholar visa categories will also be decreased to two, high Minister Malcolm Turnbull stated. SHANGHAI: Australia will trial new visa regulations for visitors and students from China, high Minister Malcolm Turnbull said nowadays, because the us of a seeks to reinforce tourism and training amid aneconomic system struggling with the loss of life of a as soon as-in-a-lifetime mining ... Read More »