US stocks tumbled on Thursday with technology companies suffering their worst loss in seven years after Apple reported iPhone sales in China are slumping.
Shares in the US electric car manufacturer Tesla have fallen after the company revealed it missed its target for deliveries in the fourth quarter of 2018.
A Chinese spacecraft has made the first-ever landing on the far side of the moon in the latest achievement for the country’s growing space programme.
The FTSE 100 managed to start the new year on the front foot on Wednesday, ending in positive territory after being weighed down early on by disappointing economic data from China.
China has accused the UK of “deep-rooted pride and prejudice” in response to increased concern about technology firm Huawei’s involvement in upgrading the UK’s mobile network.
2018 has proved to be a breakthrough year for smartphone maker Huawei, despite continued questions over the company’s links to the Chinese state.
Britain has been urged to publicly press the Burmese government to “immediately stop all abuses”, as MPs voiced fresh concerns over the Rohingya crisis.
Two Chinese citizens acting on behalf of their country’s main intelligence agency carried out an extensive hacking campaign to steal data from government agencies and companies in the US and nearly a dozen other nations, American officials have said.
Britain has accused China of a massive programme of industrial espionage in a “widespread and significant” campaign of “cyber intrusions” against the UK and its allies.
A Chinese woman who moved to Scotland legally as a child is facing deportation following a Home Office decision her MP has branded “callous”.
Jaguar Land Rover is said to be planning cuts of up to 5,000 jobs in 2019 as part of major cost-saving measures.
A second Canadian man is feared detained in China in what appears to be retaliation for Canada’s arrest of a top executive of telecommunications giant Huawei.
A Canadian judge has granted bail to a top Chinese executive facing possible extradition to the US in a case that has led to the apparent detention of a former Canadian diplomat in Beijing and complicated high-stakes US-China trade talks.
A Canadian prosecutor has urged a Vancouver court to deny bail to a Chinese executive at the heart of a case that is shaking up US-China relations.
China has launched a groundbreaking mission to land a spacecraft on the largely unexplored far side of the moon, demonstrating its growing ambitions as a space power to rival Russia, the EU and the US.
Beijing will “immediately implement” terms of a tariff ceasefire with Washington and is “full of confidence” a trade agreement can be reached within 90 days, a Chinese government spokesman has said.
China has agreed to a ceasefire in its trade war with Washington but gave no details that might help dispel confusion about what presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump agreed to at the G20 meeting in Argentina.
The dinner table diplomacy between US president Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping over the weekend has produced something as vague as it is valuable: an agreement to keep talking.
The United States and China reached a 90-day ceasefire in a trade dispute that has rattled financial markets and threatened world economic growth.
China’s government has ordered a halt to work by a medical team that claimed to have helped make the world’s first gene-edited babies.
A Chinese researcher who claims to have helped make the world’s first genetically-edited babies has said a second pregnancy may be under way.
Leading scientists have raised more questions after a Chinese scientist repeated his claim that he helped make the world’s first gene-edited babies.
Amnesty International has launched a petition against Google’s plans to reportedly develop a “censored” search engine for China.
A Chinese researcher claims he helped make the world’s first genetically edited babies — twin girls whose DNA he said he altered with a powerful new tool capable of rewriting the very blueprint of life.
Retailer Mothercare warned that its financial performance will remain “volatile” as it reported a crash in UK sales.
Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has kicked off a Reinvented Toilet Expo in China by using a jar of human faeces as a sidekick.
Chinese e-commerce and technology giant Alibaba has unveiled its latest project – a robotic waiter used to carry items around hotels.
Internet giant Google has been attacked for considering censoring content for access to Chinese markets – but still refusing to remove child abuse content.
Google is reportedly working on a mobile version of its search engine that will comply with strict censorship controls in China.
A Chinese roboticist has has created a mobile and surprisingly-endearing alliance between plant and machine.