China protested to Washington Saturday after US President-elect Donald Trump broke with decades of foreign policy and spoke with the president of Taiwan.
It was not immediately clear whether Trump’s telephone call with Tsai Ing-wen marked a deliberate pivot away from Washington’s official “One China” stance, but it fuelled fears he is improvising on international affairs.
China regards self-ruling Taiwan as part of its own territory awaiting reunification under Beijing’s rule, and any US move that would imply support for independence would […]
US President Barack Obama on Friday moved to block a Chinese company’s purchase of German semiconductor equipment maker Aixtron by rejecting the inclusion of Aixtron’s US business in the deal.
The US Treasury Department said a review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) chaired by Obama found the risks posed by the deal, which could place sensitive technology with potential military applications in Chinese hands, were too great.
“CFIUS and the president assess that the transaction poses […]
A Chinese couple left many people in shock after they engaged in serious passionate s*x inside the car.
A couple left many in shock after they were caught red-handed having s*x inside their driving instructor’s car. However, the police are now investigating the matter.
According to reports, the incident which happened in the Linyi city, in China’s Shandong province, showed a motorist passing a car with steamed-up windows. Motorists were seen shouting ‘get a room, don’t do that here,’ at the couple […]
Ctrip.com International Ltd, China’s biggest online travel company, said on Wednesday it agreed to buy travel search website Skyscanner Holdings Ltd in a deal valuing the Scotland-based company at about 1.4 billion pounds. ($1.74 billion).
Ctrip’s shares were up 9.2 percent at $44.75 in extended trading.
Skyscanner, a result of CEO and co-founder Gareth Williams’ frustration with finding cheap flights, enables users to compare prices from different travel sites when searching for flights, hotels, and rental cars.
The website currently serves 60 million […]
Facebook has developed technology that could finally make its service palatable to Chinese authorities, who have blocked it since 2009.
The social network giant has quietly built a tool for blocking certain posts from showing up in feeds of users in some regions, according to a report from the New York Times, citing anonymous sources. CEO Mark Zuckerberg is reportedly a strong supporter of the tool, which could be used to censor politically sensitive content in China.
Facebook would delegate control over […]
Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has identified the provision of infrastructure, industrialization and Information Technology as critical areas that require solid co-operation between Nigeria and China for economic revival and growth.
Saraki, according to a statement from his Media Office on Tuesday in Abuja, stated this when he hosted the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Zhou Pingjian.
The Senate President lauded the excellent relationship between Nigeria and China and said there was need to take it further in more mutually […]
China’s state-run newspaper says the government would respond with “countermeasures” if President-elect Donald Trump starts a trade war against the country, warning that the sales of iPhones and US cars would suffer a “setback.” In an editorial published on Sunday, the Global Times said it would be “naive” for Trump to follow through on his campaign promises to implement a 45 percent tariff on Chinese exports to the US and to declare the country a currency manipulator.
Trump repeatedly targeted China […]
Donald Trump is favoured to trounce his Democratic Party counterpart, Hillary Clinton in the highly heated U.S election which is 4 days away.
A Chinese monkey described as the “king of prophets” has tipped Donald Trump for the US presidency, a tourism park said, after the creature successfully predicted the winner of football’s European Championship final earlier this year.
Known as Geda which means knots or goose bumps, the prophetic primate is the latest in a series of purportedly psychic animals that […]
Former Nigerian international, Obafemi Martins, has extended his stay at Shanghai Shenhua FC of China by one season.
Martins’ one-year extension reportedly in the region of $12 million to $15 million (N4 billion).
On the pitch, Martins’ move to China hasn’t always been smooth, but it has been undeniably lucrative.
Martins joined Shanghai Shenhua last February and was due to make about $6.6 million on a nine-moth deal.
But he got off to a slow start, going scoreless in his first seven appearances and […]
Few days after buying the 2017 Bentley Bentayga, Nigerian superstar striker, Obafemi Martins has added the world’s most expensive luxurious speed boat to his growing collections.
Nigerian footballer and Super Eagles striker, Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins, who plays as a forward for Shanghai Greenland Shenhua in the Chinese league, has added another means of transportation to his collections as a birthday present, just few days after buying the 2017 Bentley Bentayga worth $281,170 to celebrate his birthday.
The gift – a luxurious boat […]