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David Kirton

Chinese students flee Hong Kong as campuses burn

Nov 14 2019

SHENZHEN/HONG KONG Having fled Hong Kong universities they had thought were a ticket to success, Chinese students from the mainland sit in hostels and noodle shops in the neighboring city of Shenzhen wondering how they'll complete their studies.

Chinese students flee Hong Kong as campuses burn

Nov 14 2019

SHENZHEN/HONG KONG Having fled Hong Kong universities they had thought were a ticket to success, Chinese students from the mainland sit in hostels and noodle shops in the neighbouring city of Shenzhen wondering how they'll complete their studies.

Chinese students flee Hong Kong as campuses burn

Nov 14 2019

SHENZHEN/HONG KONG Having fled Hong Kong universities they had thought were a ticket to success, Chinese students from the mainland sit in hostels and noodle shops in the neighbouring city of Shenzhen wondering how they'll complete their studies.

Huawei tightens China market hold with 42% share at expense of iPhones: Canalys

Oct 30 2019

SHENZHEN, China Huawei Technologies captured a record 42% of China's smartphone market in the third quarter as local consumers rallied behind it after U.S. sanctions, leaving Apple to languish towards the bottom of the pile, market data showed.

China says will work with the U.S. to address each other's core concerns

Oct 19 2019

NANCHANG, China Chinese Vice Premier Liu He said on Saturday that China will work with the United States to address each other's core concerns on the basis of equality and mutual respect, and that stopping the trade war would be good for both sides and the world.

China says will work with the U.S. to address each other's core concerns

Oct 19 2019

NANCHANG, China Chinese Vice Premier Liu He said on Saturday that China will work with the United States to address each other's core concerns on the basis of equality and mutual respect, and that stopping the trade war would be good for both sides and the world.

Huawei's third-quarter revenue jumps 27% as smartphone sales surge

Oct 16 2019

SHENZHEN, China/SHANGHAI Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's third-quarter revenue jumped 27%, driven by a surge in shipments of smartphones launched before a trade blacklisting by the United States expected to hammer its business. | Video

Chinese fans miffed at NBA, but not enough to skip a game

Oct 12 2019

SHENZHEN, China Thousands of Chinese basketball fans cheered on the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets at an NBA exhibition game in the city of Shenzhen on Saturday night - but some warned the organization to stay out of politics.

NBA scraps media access to teams in China amid HK tweet backlash

Oct 11 2019

SHENZHEN, China The National Basketball Association said on Friday it won't make the Brooklyn Nets and the Los Angeles Lakers available to media for the rest of their China visit, amid a furore over a tweet by a Houston Rockets executive supporting Hong Kong's protesters. | Video

Street fires burn in Hong Kong amid running battles between protesters and police

Sep 29 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong police fired water cannon, rubber bullets and tear gas at petrol bomb-throwing protesters on Sunday in some of the most widespread and violent clashes in more than three months of anti-government unrest. | Video

World News

Hong Kong students' sewer escape thwarted

Some anti-government protesters trapped inside a Hong Kong university on Wednesday tried to flee through the sewers, where one student said she saw snakes, but firemen prevented further escape bids by blocking a manhole into the system.