After electric buses, China's BYD wants to sell electric cargo vehicles in India

The Chinese automaker already sells electric buses in India in partnership with Hyderabad-based Olectra Greentech.In September this year, it was reported that the company was looking for local partners in the country for its electric cargo vans t.

VC Daily: Norwest Amasses Mega Growth Fund; China’s VC Boom Ends; WeWork’s Losses Widen; Turning Milk Into Plants

To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit https://www.has raised $150 million in new funding, joining a number of other business software startups to raise large funding rounds in a strong year for enterprise exits.

Engage China, or Confront It? What’s the Right Approach Now?

There is uncertainty over the status of the tariff battle between China and the United States.Tensions have been rising between the United States and China for more than a year.

Illegal at Home but Lucrative Abroad: China Bets Big on CBD

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How Bad Is China’s Debt? A City Hospital Is Asking Nurses for Loans

A sports stadium built during an era of big spending in Ruzhou, China, is now part of a mostly unused e-commerce center.ETRUZHOU, China — When the call came for local doctors and nurses to step up for their troubled community, the emergency wasn’t medical.

There Sure Are a Lot of People in China Buying Stuff Online Today

Technology|There Sure Are a Lot of People in China Buying Stuff Online TodayThe Singles Day retail bonanza shows that the world still wants to come to China, at least when giant buckets of money are involved.Eminences who have graced the Singles Day stage in previous years include the model Miranda Kerr and the actors Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig.

Hunting for White Elephants in China’s Coal Country

Business|Hunting for White Elephants in China’s Coal CountryTIMES INSIDERWe came looking for signs of government overspending.The convention center and stadium that are part of an outsize project that contributed to the debt problems of Ruzhou, China.

Hollywood Revisits Battle of Midway—With Backing From China

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Opening in theaters on Friday, “Midway,” starring Woody Harrelson and Mandy Moore, is among the more unlikely examples of Hollywood’s complicated relationship with China.

American Companies Tiptoe Toward China’s Big Shopping Day

ETThe biggest shopping day in China is fast approaching, and American companies are treading carefully.But American companies have seemed unsure of how to approach China’s $90 billion ad market, believed to be the second-largest in the world.

China Woos Foreign Companies While Serving Its Own Agenda

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Britain's AstraZeneca to distribute Sun Pharma cancer drugs in China

48 AM ISTAgenciesSun Pharma will be responsible for development, regulatory filings and manufacturing of the drugs covered in the deal.BENGALURU- Indian drugmaker Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd said on Wednesday it would introduce some of its cancer treatment drugs in China through Britain's AstraZeneca.

VC Daily: SoftBank’s ’Really Bad’ Judgment; AstraZeneca’s $1 Billion China Plans; Jim Lanzone Joins Benchmark; Coveo Adds $227 Million

To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit https://www.The venture industry has focused on enterprise software startups this year, with numerous big exits and large funding rounds.

China’s TikTok Blazes New Ground. That Could Doom It.

ETStill, TikTok’s popularity — if you’re the parent of a teenager, that teenager probably has it on her phone — blazes uncharted territory.In fact, its founder, Zhang Yiming, has echoed the comments of Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg that he runs a technology company, not a media company.

90 Minutes a Day, Until 10 p.m.: China Sets Rules for Young Gamers

The state-run media has likened some video games to “poison.ETBEIJING — No playing video games after 10 p.

China Gives Digital Currencies a Reprieve as Beijing Warms to Blockchain

Business|China Gives Digital Currencies a Reprieve as Beijing Warms to BlockchainOfficials reverse a plan to outlaw the business as the government explores issuing its own e-currency.But making digital currency — a practice known as mining — was not on a final list released on Wednesday.

Flex may shift from China and invest $500 million in India

New Delhi: US electronic component manufacturer Flex is considering shifting from China and investing about $500 million (Rs 3,500 crore) to expand its manufacturing capabilities in India and increase its exports from the South Asian nation 20-fold to $12 billion, people familiar with the matter said.The proposed shift out of China by Flex, one of the world’s largest exporter of electronics goods, comes amid the continuing Sino-US trade war.

China Effectively Bans Online Sales of E-Cigarettes

Business|China Effectively Bans Online Sales of E-CigarettesThe move could effectively shut off one of the biggest markets for an industry that is facing pressure around the world.Boxes of e-cigarettes on a production line at First Union, one of China’s leading manufacturers of vaping products.

Alibaba Offers a Positive Signal Amid China’s Sagging Growth

Business|Alibaba Offers a Positive Signal Amid China’s Sagging GrowthRising sales and profitability suggest the country’s growing middle class still feels inclined to spend despite the trade war and other problems.The company reported positive sales despite China’s slowing growth.

In China, Working Mothers Say They Are Fired or Sidelined

Three employees of a big Chinese logistics company said their bosses had fired them or cut their pay after they became pregnant.In one case, the company, China Railway Logistics, did not send a representative to an arbitration proceeding.

India ups ante on Aksai China after Beijing’s criticism of J&K bifurcation

NEW DELHI: Less than a month since the second informal summit at Mamallapuram India and China were engaged in a strong exchange of words on Thursday over the status of Ladakh with Delhi upping the ante on Aksai Chin after Beijing claimed that the bifurcation of J&K challenged its sovereignty.The matter of reorganization of the erstwhile State of Jammu & Kashmir into the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh is entirely an internal affair of India.