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Hard-drive maker Seagate Tech faces China sanctions warning
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Hard-drive maker Seagate Tech faces China sanctions warning

BEIJING — Seagate Technology said Thursday the U.S. Department of Commerce has warned it may charge the computer hard-drive maker with violating restrictions on exports of high-tech products to China. The company said in an SEC filing that it rejected the allegations. It says its hard disc-drives are not subject to U.S. Export Administration regulations,...

Former U.S. Marine Corps fighter pilot who worked in China is arrested in Australia
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Former U.S. Marine Corps fighter pilot who worked in China is arrested in Australia

Australia has arrested a former U.S. Marine Corps fighter pilot following a request from Washington, officials in Canberra said Tuesday, as Western governments scrambled to investigate reports that China has been poaching retired military personnel. Daniel Edmund Duggan appeared in court in New South Wales on Friday, judicial records show. “An individual was arrested on...

Apple’s iPhone plant in China, run by Foxconn, hit with Covid outbreak
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Apple’s iPhone plant in China, run by Foxconn, hit with Covid outbreak

Source: Thomas Peter | Reuters Foxconn said Tuesday that its factory in Zhengzhou, China — the world’s largest assembly plant for Apple’s iPhones — was hit with a small Covid outbreak. A spokesperson for the Taiwanese firm, officially known as Hon Hai Technology Group, told CNBC that operation and production at its Zhengzhou facility are...

China Launches A COVID-19 Vaccine Inhaled Through The Mouth
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China Launches A COVID-19 Vaccine Inhaled Through The Mouth

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese city of Shanghai started administering an inhalable COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday in what appears to be a world first. The vaccine, a mist that is sucked in through the mouth, is being offered for free as a booster dose for previously vaccinated individuals, according to an announcement posted on an...

Emmanuel Macron calls for ‘Buy European Act’ to protect regional carmakers – POLITICO
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Emmanuel Macron calls for ‘Buy European Act’ to protect regional carmakers – POLITICO

PARIS — Emmanuel Macron called for a “Buy European Act” on Wednesday to protect carmakers on the Continent in the face of competition from China and in response to the United States’ own controversial scheme to incentivize domestic production. Speaking on TV channel France 2, the French president criticized the European Union as being “too...

Afraid of needles? China using inhalable COVID-19 vaccine
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Afraid of needles? China using inhalable COVID-19 vaccine

BEIJING — The Chinese city of Shanghai started administering an inhalable COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday in what appears to be a world first. The vaccine, a mist that is sucked in through the mouth, is being offered for free as a booster dose for previously vaccinated people, according to an announcement on an official city...