China's robotaxi campaign raises concerns about drivers' job security

In April, more than 70% of Baidu Apollo Go robot taxi rides in Wuhan were fully autonomous. In May, the company said it expected 100% of rides to be fully…

  • Finance
  • July 10, 2024
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China's inflation figures fell short of expectations, rising 0.2% in June

Consumers shop for groceries at a supermarket in Qingzhou, China, on June 12, 2024. Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images BEIJING — China's consumer price inflation rose 0.2% in June…

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  • July 4, 2024
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China's working population is shrinking due to low birth rate

A little boy watches the sunset with his mother and grandmother at Beijing International Airport. Zhang Peng | Light Rocket | Getty Images China's population is shrinking and the demographic…

China's BYD to surpass Tesla in battery electric car sales by 2024

BYD Seal U electric car at the IAA Mobility 2023 International Motor Show on September 6, 2023 in Munich, Germany. Leonhard Simon | Getty Images News | Getty Images Chinese…

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  • July 3, 2024
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Biden revoked 8 licenses for China's Huawei in 2024, document shows

The Biden administration has revoked eight licenses this year that allowed some companies to supply goods to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, hoping to put pressure on the resurgent company, according…

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  • July 2, 2024
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China's youth save for revenge while other Gen Zs rack up debt

Woman counting a pile of coins. Baona | E+ | Getty Images Young people probably feel the same as everyone else: the economy is not doing so well. Christopher Beddor…

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  • June 25, 2024
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China's Chang'e-6 probe returns to Earth with the very first samples from the far side of the moon

The Chang'e-6 probe will be successfully launched from China's Wenchang Spaceport in Wenchang, Hainan Province, China on May 3, 2024. Nurfoto | Nurfoto | Getty Images China's Chang'e-6 lunar probe…

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  • June 25, 2024
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China's premier defends national competitiveness amid trade tensions

Chinese Premier Li Qiang speaks during the 54th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, January 16, 2024. Denis Balibouse | Reuters DALIAN, China – Chinese Premier…

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  • June 22, 2024
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The US is closer to curbing investment in China's AI technology sector

A worker produces semiconductor products for export to Europe and the United States on a production line of a semiconductor manufacturer in Binzhou, east China's Shandong province, April 1, 2024.…

  • Science
  • June 4, 2024
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China's lunar probe plants a flag on the far side of the moon and sends samples back to Earth

Beijing China said its lunar spacecraft unfurled the country's red and gold flag on the far side of the moon for the first time, before blasting off part of the…