WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The United States plans to sell Taiwan US$1.42 billion (S$2 billion) in arms, the first such sale under the administration of Donald Trump and a move sure to anger China, whose help the president has been seeking to rein in North Korea.
BEIJING - Singapore and China are working to step up collaboration in five key areas in the financial sector, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said on Thursday (June 29) at the end of his five-day visit to China.
BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Capital has poured into China's bikes-sharing business over the past year.
The intense competition in the bicycle-sharing business in China, which observers said would end up with a Didi-Uber merger as early as March, has now officially "gone global". Chinese bike-sharing startup Mobike is set to introduce 1,000 bikes to Manchester and Salford in the United Kingdom on June 29 in a bid to the European market.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Kim Sang-jo, head of Korea's antitrust watchdog and known as a "chaebol sniper," wants global tech giants to be "transparent and fairer" in running their businesses here.
Global tech giants Google and Facebook are under increasing pressure from South Korean authorities and lawmakers to be “transparent and fairer” in running their businesses here.
Kim Sang-jo, head of the nation’s antitrust watchdog, said Sunday he is “reviewing” how to regulate Google and Facebook’s alleged abuses of market dominance.