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    China’s facial recognition reaches into mobile phones, shops, homes

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 01:22am on December 03, 2019

    China on Sunday put into effect new regulations that require Chinese telecom carriers to scan the faces of users registering new mobile phone services, a...

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    More secrets of Xinjiang camps leaked to foreign media

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 09:00pm on November 25, 2019

    Classified Chinese government documents made public by an international group of journalists describe the repressive inner workings of detention camps in Xinjiang, in a second...

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    China mulling tight protections for IPR

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2019

    China said on Sunday it would seek to improve protections for intellectual property rights, including raising the upper limits for compensation for rights infringements. An...

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    China trims new benchmark lending rate again

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    China lowered its lending benchmark rate on Wednesday, as widely expected, to reduce company funding costs and shore up an economy hurt by slowing demand...

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    China cuts short-term funding rate for first time since 2015

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2019

    China’s central bank unexpectedly trimmed a closely watched lending rate on Monday, the first such cut in more than four years and a signal to...

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    China kicks off work on 6G research

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    China has officially started researching sixth-generation telecoms technology, state media reported on Thursday, a move it described as aiming to promote the latest wireless innovation....

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    China regulator warns e-com sites to stop monopolistic practices

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 07, 2019

    China has warned top e-commerce platforms including Alibaba and to stop practices that could be deemed as monopolistic, as industry frictions grow ahead of...

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    Macron wants to take Beijing ‘at its word’ on free trade

    Reuters . Shanghai/ Paris | Updated at 12:00am on November 04, 2019

    French president Emmanuel Macron would seek to make China deliver on promises to grant more access to foreign companies, eyeing agribusiness and finance, advisers said...

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    China asks for shutting down e-cigarette online shops

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 03, 2019

    China’s tobacco regulator on Friday issued a notice asking e-commerce platforms and businesses to shut online stores that sell electronic cigarette products, in a move...

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    China to use import fair to highlight trade credentials

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    China will use a giant import fair in Shanghai next week to try to showcase its free trade credentials, temper criticism of its policies and...