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China opposes United States adding Chinese entities to export control list: spokesperson

China is firmly opposed to the United States adding 33 Chinese entities to its "entity list" of export controls, a Ministry of Commerce spokesperson said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 1:32:09

Airline-related shares rally as China adjusts plans for international flights

China's airline-related shares rallied on Friday as the country takes a cautious yet significant step to relax restrictions on international flights.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/5 21:43:40

Chinese firms likely to return to HK amid rising US animosity

Listed Chinese companies in the US are seeing a return against the backdrop of US' escalating threats on Chinese firms under the guise of fraudulent accounting practices.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/5 21:38:40

China continues to buy US soybeans amid souring ties

China has not halted purchases of US soybeans as some media reports speculated, and new purchases are ongoing, a senior executive of the US Soybean Export Council (USSEC) told the Global Times in an exclusive interview.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/5 20:43:40

China sees 50% flight increase, eases international restrictions

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said international flights in and out of China will increase by 50 percent after its new operating plan kicks in, which will loosen international flight restrictions by allowing all qualified foreign airlines to resume services to China from Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 21:43:41

China to cautiously ease international flight restrictions but not due to US bullying tactics

China on Thursday took a cautious yet significant step to loosen restrictions on international flights put in place to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus. This move aims to pave the way for more global carriers to resume services to dozens of Chinese cities to meet rising demand for global travel while maintain necessary anti-epidemic measures to prevent a much-feared influx of imported cases.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 21:33:41

Trump's threats won't frighten firms

US President Donald Trump's latest volley of threats at China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) is unlikely to intimidate savvy businessmen into a withdrawal from the city, regional affairs watchers said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 21:13:42

Souring bilateral ties to hit Canada's canola exports to China

Shipments of canola, a major Canadian commodity export to China, are expected to decline further this year after a fall in 2019 amid souring bilateral relations, experts told the Global Times Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 20:58:41

Chinese companies, institutions blacklisted by US have Plan B as sanctions take effect

Chinese companies and institutions have activated their own versions of plan B in the face of sanctions imposed by the US government that will deprive them of some American supplies, companies and industry insiders told the Global Times on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 20:53:41

China loosens international flight restrictions as economic recovery accelerates

China's civil aviation regulator on Thursday moved to loosen international flight restrictions by allowing all qualified foreign airlines to resume services to China from Monday, aiming to boost international travel essential to a faster economic recovery while continuing efforts to stem the arrival of imported coronavirus cases.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 11:03:41

Beijing firmly supports HKSAR's status as a separate customs territory

China strongly supports Hong Kong special administrative region's status as a separate customs territory, and any unilateral measures against the Chinese city using US domestic law, conform neither to WTO rules nor the interests of the US, said the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 16:33:41

US should not create barrier in solving issues related to flight arrangement: China's FM

China hopes the US will not create a barrier in solving issues related to flight arrangements between the two nations, as there has been some progress in the matter and China has announced a policy adjustment, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said on Thursday in response to the US Department of Transportation's (DOT's) decision to suspend the commercial passenger operations of all Chinese carriers starting June 16.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 16:28:41

Germany unveils 130-billion-euro stimulus package to boost virus-hit economy

Germany has agreed on an economic stimulus package worth 130 billion euros (146 billion US dollars) to mitigate the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Chancellor Angela Merkel said late Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/4 15:29:03

Google faces $5 billion lawsuit in US for tracking 'private' internet use

Google was sued on Tuesday in a proposed class action accusing the internet search company of illegally invading the privacy of millions of users by pervasively tracking their internet use through browsers set in "private" mode.
Source: Reuters | 2020/6/4 15:08:41

Qantas, Air New Zealand to boost domestic capacity as restrictions ease

Australia's Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand on Thursday outlined plans for significant boosts to domestic capacity as pandemic-related travel restrictions ease, sending their shares higher.
Source: Reuters | 2020/6/4 15:03:41

China says it is buying US soybeans, denies foreign media reports

China's agriculture ministry has confirmed that the country continues to purchase US soybeans, denying earlier foreign media reports that Chinese officials had directed state-owned companies to halt imports of US soybeans and other agricultural goods amid escalating tensions.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 14:33:42

China's central bank injects 70 bln yuan into market Thursday

China's central bank pumped cash into the banking system via reverse repos to maintain liquidity on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/4 14:02:51

Singapore reveals details for travel fast lane with China

China and Singapore have agreed to create a fast lane to facilitate essential business and official travel without a 14-day quarantine from June 8.
Source: | 2020/6/4 2:06:32