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Huawei Executive Is Charged With Espionage in Poland

January 12, 2019 |

Polish authorities detained and charged a local sales director of Huawei, a Chinese national, with conducting high-level espionage on behalf of China, amid widening global scrutiny of the technology giant. What’s News Asia

Shutdown Set to Eclipse Longest in Modern History

January 12, 2019 |

The partial government shutdown has matched the longest in modern U.S. history, an impasse of 21 days under President Bill Clinton. What’s News Asia

Ford to Slash Jobs, Shut Plants in Major European Revamp

January 12, 2019 |

Ford is launching an overhaul of its European business that is expected to include thousands of job cuts, plant closures and the scrapping of low-profit models amid a storm of bad news for global car makers. US Business

White House Aides Explore Alternative Ways to Pay for Wall

January 11, 2019 |

White House officials are divided over whether President Trump should declare a national emergency to obtain funding to build a border wall and end a partial government shutdown. What’s News Asia

Strong Economy Can’t Save Retailers From Holiday Blues

January 11, 2019 |

The strong U.S. economy wasn’t enough to give many mall-based retailers a strong year-end boost, as Macy’s and others posted tepid holiday sales, fueling a selloff in retail stocks. US Business

Nike’s Dutch Tax Deals Under Scrutiny in Europe

January 11, 2019 |

The European Commission opened an investigation into Nike’s tax deals with the Netherlands, which could lead to the U.S. company having to pay back millions of euros. What’s News Europe

Catholic Church Questions Surprise Congo Vote Results

January 11, 2019 |

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s powerful Catholic Church denounced the official vote tally on Thursday, stepping into a dispute that threatens the possibility of the country’s first democratic transfer of power since independence. What’s News Europe

Xi Jinping’s Top Economic Aide to Visit U.S. for Trade Talks This Month

January 11, 2019 |

China and the U.S. are set to hold a round of higher-level talks to resolve the trade conflict, with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He scheduled to visit Washington in late January—though the plan could be delayed by the U.S. government shutdown. What’s News Asia

U.S. and China Make Progress on Trade, but Major Hurdles Remain

January 11, 2019 |

The U.S. and China wrapped up their first face-to-face trade negotiations since a temporary tariff truce was declared last month, making progress toward an agreement but leaving the thorniest issues to be resolved in higher-level talks. What’s News Asia

Beware the 5G Hype: Wireless Rivals Fuel Confusion

January 10, 2019 |

U.S. telecom companies have started slapping the 5G label on a smorgasbord of technologies, sowing confusion as they lay the infrastructure for full-fledged mobile 5G wireless service. US Business