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Samsung halts business with Chinese supplier over child labour fears

Samsung halts business with Chinese supplier over child labour fears

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 10:08

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it had suspended business with a Chinese supplier it suspected of employing child labour, less than a week after a U.S. watchdog report accused the supplier of using under-aged workers.

Chinese President leaves for Brazil to attend 6th BRICS summit

Chinese President leaves for Brazil to attend 6th BRICS summit

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 20:16

Chinese President Xi Jinping Sunday left for Brazil to attend the 6th BRICS summit during which he would have his first meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on its sidelines.

China`s popular TV journalist taken by prosecutors

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 20:51

A top business journalist at China`s state broadcaster was taken away by prosecutors, abruptly absent from his nightly newscast he was anchoring, China`s financial news magazine Caixin reported on Saturday.

Passenger train derails in China

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 12:19

One coach of a passenger train derailed between cities of Changyang and Yichang in central China`s Hubei Province this morning, local railways authorities said.

China defence spending way ahead of India; 12.5% budget hike at best modest!

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10:30

In his maiden budget, Arun Jaitley raised defence allocation by 12.5 percent over the last full budget (2013-14) presented by P Chidambaram in the UPA government. However, this rise in defence expenditure is nowhere close to bridge the gap with China.

US proposes construction freeze in South China Sea

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 01:00

The US is calling for Asian nations to freeze new construction and establishment of outposts in the disputed South China Sea to lower the risk of a conflict.

Xi to offer ideas, solutions to bolster BRICS at Brazil summit

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 22:25

President Xi Jinping will offer new ideas, solutions to strengthen the five-nation BRICS at the Brazil summit as China wants the grouping to become a strategic cooperative mechanism with greater power.

Japan seeks talks with China at November summit

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 17:55

Japan`s top government spokesman on Friday said that an Asian regional summit in Beijing this November would be a good opportunity for the leaders of Japan and China to hold their first talks ever amid sour relations.

Apple iPhone a danger to China national security

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 16:45

Chinese state media on Friday branded Apple Inc`s iPhone a threat to national security because of the smartphone`s ability to track and time-stamp user locations.

China should not expand bullet train network: Expert

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 15:43

It is unwise for China to further expand its high-speed rail network as most of the trains are operating at heavy losses, an expert has said even though Chinese bullet trains have made a big splash abroad including India.

Thirty two jailed in China for violent `terror` content

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 15:19

At least 32 people were jailed in China today, three of them for life, for downloading and spreading terror-related audio and video as authorities crackdown on militants groups in the restive Xinjiang province, which they say are behind recent attacks.

Pro-democracy lawmakers blast UK over Hong Kong report

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 12:20

Pro-democracy lawmakers in Hong Kong hit back Friday at former colonial ruler Britain over a report they said showed no "commitment" to the city and strived to avoid embarrassing Beijing.