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Beijing: Municipality in People's Republic of China
Beijing, alternately romanized as Peking, is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the world's third most populous city proper, and most populous capital city. The city, located in northern China, is governed as a municipality under the direct administration of central government with 16 urban, suburban, and rural districts. Beijing Municipality is surrounded by Hebei Province with the exception of neighboring Tianjin Municipality to the southeast; together the three divisions form the Jingjinji metropolitan region and the national capital region of China.

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U.S. Navy sends two ships through strategic Taiwan Strait

The U.S. military said it sent two Navy ships through the Taiwan Strait on Wednesday, its latest transit through the sensitive waterway and a move likely to anger Beijing at a time of tense relations..
Reuters - Published

Pope denounces 'hardships and trials' facing Catholics in China

Pope Francis paid tribute on Wednesday to Chinese Catholics for holding on to their faith despite "hardships and trials", an apparent reference to Beijing's restrictions on religion.
Reuters - Published

Videos for Beijing

U.S. Tariffs On China to Cost American Households [Video]U.S. Tariffs On China to Cost American Households

According to Reuters, researchers have said that the newest round of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports will cost the typical American household $831 annually. Washington this month hiked existing tariffs..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:38Published

Wall Street drops on trade fears [Video]Wall Street drops on trade fears

U.S. stocks tumbled Thursday. As Fred Katayama reports, technology, financials and energy led the declines due to fears the escalating U.S.-China trade war would slow global economic growth.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:00Published

Pompeo Says Huawei CEO Lying Over Ties To China Government [Video]Pompeo Says Huawei CEO Lying Over Ties To China Government

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the chief executive of China’s Huawei Technologies was lying about his company’s ties to the Beijing government. “The company is deeply tied not only to China..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:50Published

China's Xi: Prepare for difficult times [Video]China's Xi: Prepare for difficult times

China must prepare for difficult times as the international situation is increasingly complex, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday, as the U.S.-China trade war took a mounting toll on tech giant..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:59Published

How Australian intelligence increased Huawei's woes [Video]How Australian intelligence increased Huawei's woes

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei is a favorite bogeyman for the Trump administration over cybersecurity fears. But Australian intelligence services were lobbying allies over the perceived threat to 5G..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:12Published

When Will The U.S. And China Trade War Be Resolved? [Video]When Will The U.S. And China Trade War Be Resolved?

The US is expected to enact its proposed tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese imports in at least a month. In May, Washington has hiked existing tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods to 25% from 10%...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

After Huawei, U.S. may blacklist more China tech [Video]After Huawei, U.S. may blacklist more China tech

The Trump administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision, media reports show, deepening worries that trade friction between the world's top two..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:41Published

Balloon 'Tank Man' commemorates Tiananmen crackdown [Video]Balloon 'Tank Man' commemorates Tiananmen crackdown

Visitors to one of Taipei's most popular tourist sites were surprised on Tuesday by a giant balloon artwork in the shape of "Tank Man" to commemorate a crackdown on student-led pro-democracy protests..

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How Australian intellgence grew Huawei's woes [Video]How Australian intellgence grew Huawei's woes

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei is a favorite bogeyman for the Trump administration over cybersecurity fears. But Australian intelligence services were lobbying allies over the perceived threat to 5G..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:12Published

Toyota tries to strike delicate balance in U.S.-China trade war [Video]Toyota tries to strike delicate balance in U.S.-China trade war

Toyota last month announced two deals in China that were small in size but large in strategic planning, as internal documents seen by Reuters show the automaker made careful strategic moves to keep the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:32Published

A bubble looms over China's heartland [Video]A bubble looms over China's heartland

China's policymakers struggle to grapple with a property market, the world's largest, that is crucial for growth yet prone to bubbles springing up in unlikely places. Ryan Brooks reports.

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U.S. blacklisting of Huawei slams chip stocks [Video]U.S. blacklisting of Huawei slams chip stocks

Shares of U.S. and European chipmakers got hammered Monday amid worries the suppliers of Huawei Technologies may suspend shipments to the Chinese telecom giant. Fred Katayama reports.

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Trump's Trade War Raises Concerns [Video]Trump's Trade War Raises Concerns

Cooperation between the US and China on issues including security is under threat as the trade war between the the two countries escalate. Ely Ratner, director of studies at the Center for a New..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 01:02Published

Exclusive: Google suspends business with Huawei - source [Video]Exclusive: Google suspends business with Huawei - source

Google parent Alphabet has suspended business with Huawei after the Trump administrations' blacklist of the Chinese technology giant, a source close to the matter told Reuters. Huawei will lose access..

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Luckin Coffee's piping hot IPO [Video]Luckin Coffee's piping hot IPO

The Chinese challenger to Starbucks, Luckin Coffee, saw its shares zoom up 47 percent at the open as it debuted on the Nasdaq. But Fred Katayama reports, the startup warns it may keep losing money in..

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China evokes patriotism, past wars amid trade tension [Video]China evokes patriotism, past wars amid trade tension

The trade war with the U.S. will only make China stronger and will never bring the country to its knees, the Communist Party's People's Daily wrote in a front page commentary. Lauren Anthony reports.

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Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Leader Introduced To Pompeo [Video]Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Leader Introduced To Pompeo

According to Reuters.com, "U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Hong Kong pro-democracy leader Martin Lee on Thursday, the State Department said, as Hong Kong activists seek to derail a..

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Shares swoon as Beijing ramps up war of words [Video]Shares swoon as Beijing ramps up war of words

EasyJet shares lift off on Europe's markets on a day when, otherwise, the main benchmarks sink again as trade worries bite. David Pollard reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:30Published

U.S. sanctions on Huawei send stocks reeling; yields fall [Video]U.S. sanctions on Huawei send stocks reeling; yields fall

European stocks fell, government bond yields slipped and the Japanese yen firmed on Thursday after the U.S. government hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with severe sanctions, further straining..

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Mnuchin to Visit China Soon As Trade War Clouds Global Economy [Video]Mnuchin to Visit China Soon As Trade War Clouds Global Economy

According to Reuters, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that he will likely travel to China soon to continue talks as Washington and Beijing seek to resolve a trade war that has cast a dark..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published

U.S. Treasury Secretary Says Future Talks To End Trade War Likely [Video]U.S. Treasury Secretary Says Future Talks To End Trade War Likely

According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that he is likely to travel to China soon to continue negotiations as Washington and Beijing look to resolve..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 01:05Published

Mnuchin To Travel To Beijing For More Trade Talks [Video]Mnuchin To Travel To Beijing For More Trade Talks

According to Reuters,U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday he will likely travel to Beijing soon to continue negotiations with Chinese counterparts as the world’s two biggest..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:30Published

China Is Killing 1/3 Of Its Pigs Because Of A Gruesome And Incurable Fever [Video]China Is Killing 1/3 Of Its Pigs Because Of A Gruesome And Incurable Fever

China is expected to kill about a third of all pigs in the country this year due to an outbreak of the gruesome and incurable disease, African swine flu. African swine flu will likely drive up pork..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

China's Xi Preaches Openness, Says No Civilization Superior [Video]China's Xi Preaches Openness, Says No Civilization Superior

According to Reuters, President Xi Jinping on Wednesday said that China will only be more open to the world, as he denounced those who believe in cultural superiority as “stupid." China and the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Trump could sign a new Huawei ban: sources [Video]Trump could sign a new Huawei ban: sources

President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order this week barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security risk, paving the way for..

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Amid US-China trade war, three big Chinese airlines seek 737 MAX payouts from Boeing, claim Beijing-run media reports

China's three biggest airlines have filed claims seeking compensation from Boeing over the grounding and delayed delivery of 737 MAX 8 aircraft following two deadly crashes, Chinese state media..
Firstpost - Published

China ready for further U.S. trade talks, ambassador says

Beijing is ready to resume trade talks with Washington, China's ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said, as a top U.S. business lobby in China said nearly half its members are seeing..
Reuters - Published

China's defense minister to speak at key Asia defense forum in Singapore

China's defense minister will speak at an Asia defense forum in Singapore, the organizer said on Monday, the first time in eight years that Beijing has been represented at this level at the gathering..
Reuters - Published

U.S. warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions

The U.S. military said one of its warships sailed near the disputed Scarborough Shoal claimed by China in the South China Sea on Sunday, a move likely to anger Beijing at a time of tense ties between..
Reuters - Published

U.S. Ambassador to China visiting Tibet this week

U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad was scheduled to visit Tibet this week, a U.S. embassy spokesperson said, the first visit to the region by a U.S. ambassador since 2015, amid escalating trade..
Reuters - Published

Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui will soon return to Beijing


IndiaTimes - Published

Pompeo meets Hong Kong pro-democracy leader

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Hong Kong pro-democracy leader Martin Lee on Thursday, the State Department said, as Hong Kong activists seek to derail a proposed extradition law pushed by..
Reuters - Published

'China may end up helping Baloch freedom war'

Beijing's expansionist policy will redraw regional alliances, says Baloch leader Hyrbyair Marri as he comes out with a 'liberation charter'
Firstpost - Published

China formally arrests two Canadians on state secrets charges

Chinese authorities have formally arrested on state secrets charges two Canadians detained last year, the government said on Thursday, in what is likely to further increase tension between Ottawa and..
Reuters - Published

Mnuchin says China trade talks likely to continue in Beijing

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday he will likely travel to Beijing at some point soon to continue trade talks with Chinese counterparts, adding that there was "still a lot of..
Reuters - Published

No easy options for China as trade war, U.S. pressure bite

China is running out of options to hit back at the United States without hurting its own interests, as Washington intensifies pressure on Beijing to correct trade imbalances in a challenge to China's..
Reuters - Published

With energy high on agenda, China's no.3 leader visits Norway

With energy projects high on the agenda, China and Norway will mark a further thaw in relations on Wednesday when Beijing's third-ranked politician arrives in Oslo.
Reuters - Published

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