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Tony Munroe

Backstory: The frenzy to cover China's stage-managed parliament session

Mar 15 2019

BEIJING For many journalists, China's once in a year parliamentary meeting starts with a sharp-elbowed sprint up the stairs.

China says tests of possibly tainted medical product show no HIV

Feb 07 2019

BEIJING China is investigating a manufacturer of medical products following reports that it sold human immunoglobulin for intravenous injection that had possibly been contaminated with HIV, though authorities said tests found no sign of the virus.

No more fake Fidelity or bogus Buffett: China bars new copycat fund names

Nov 22 2018

SHANGHAI/BEIJING Chinese asset managers will no longer be allowed to make a name for themselves by exploiting brands such as HSBC, Goldman, Morgan or Fidelity in their newly-launched funds, according to industry guidelines published this week.

Pakistan needs IMF bailout, panda bond issue, Habib Bank CEO says

Nov 06 2018

BEIJING Pakistan needs to seek a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and make "hard decisions" to avoid going back again, said Muhammad Aurangzeb, chief executive officer of Habib Bank Ltd, the country's biggest lender.

REFILE-Pakistan needs IMF bailout, panda bond issue, Habib Bank CEO says

Nov 06 2018

BEIJING, Nov 6 Pakistan needs to seek a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and make "hard decisions" to avoid going back again, said Muhammad Aurangzeb, chief executive officer of Habib Bank Ltd, the country's biggest lender.

China says ex-Interpol chief focus of bribery probe back home

Oct 08 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Monday it was investigating former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei for bribery and other violations, days after French authorities said the Chinese official had been reported missing by his wife after traveling to his home country. | Video

Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

Oct 08 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Sunday it was investigating Meng Hongwei for suspected wrongdoing after the head of the global law enforcement organization Interpol and Chinese vice minister for security was reported missing in France. | Video

Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

Oct 08 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Sunday it was investigating Meng Hongwei for suspected wrongdoing after the head of the global law enforcement organisation Interpol and Chinese vice minister for security was reported missing in France.

U.S. ambassador accuses China of 'bullying' with 'propaganda ads'

Sep 30 2018

BEIJING A week after an official Chinese newspaper ran a four-page ad in a U.S. daily touting the mutual benefits of U.S.-China trade, the U.S. ambassador to China accused Beijing of using the American press to spread propaganda.

Didi woman passenger killed amid China ride-hailing safety concerns

Aug 25 2018

BEIJING A ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed by a driver for China's largest ride-hailing firm, local police said on Saturday, the latest violent crime to fuel safety concerns about the service.

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