As US fights tech transfer, top Mexican university opens tech hub in Hangzhou

The same day US Republicans introduced a bill to Congress restricting study visas for Chinese nationals, one of…


Huawei executive shrugs off threat of widened US ban against telecom equipment

(Image credit: Bigstock/palinchak ) US President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order this week that…


Briefing: China's regulator screening small investors from new tech board

China’s regulator urges brokerages to monitor investors’ funding needs to trade on Nasdaq-style market - South China…


Numbers and graphs splash across the ticker display at the Shanghai Stock Exchange located at the Lujiazui Financial District in Pudong, China on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Briefing: Tech stocks slip in the wake of new tariffs as trade war escalates

Tech stocks tumble as China retaliates in latest salvo of the trade war – TechCrunch What happened: Stocks of US and…


Jack Ma faces criticism for remarks about employees' sexual activity

At Friday's Ali Day, Alibaba's annual event to celebrate employees, Jack Ma said that employees' sexual activity should…


Briefing: US charges 2 Chinese nationals for 2014 data breach

US indicts two people in China over hacks - CNN What happened: The US Justice Department charged two Chinese nationals…


Huawei's stance on ownership spurs further doubts about company control

Following a recent report that cast doubt over Huawei's claim that it is wholly owned by its employees, the…


996 protesters organize 'performance art' prank against Jack Ma

Weibo users say that one of the prank hashtags has disappeared along with hundreds of posts, Apr. 25, 2019 (Image…


Surveillance cameras watch closely as visitors walk around the Bund in Shanghai, China on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Briefing: China faces criticism for surveillance systems sold to Ecuador

Made in China, Exported to the World: The Surveillance State - The New York Times What happened: Surveillance systems…


Briefing: US charges two Chinese nationals with spying on GE

U.S. accuses pair of stealing secrets, spying on GE to aid China - Reuters What happened: An indictment by the…