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Huawei ban clouds outlook for world's growth engine

Business / Corporate May 21, 2019

Huawei ban clouds outlook for world's growth engine

U.S. restrictions on Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. threatens to snuff out a nascent recovery in semiconductor demand, a key driver of economic growth in technology powerhouses including South Korea and Taiwan. China dominates purchases from Asian semiconductor exporters and bought 51 percent of ...

Hong Kong legislators exchange blows over extradition law

Asia Pacific May 11, 2019

Hong Kong legislators exchange blows over extradition law

Hong Kong's legislative assembly descended into chaos Saturday as lawmakers for and against controversial amendments to the territory's extradition law clashed over access to the chamber. At least one person was taken from the chamber on a gurney following the morning melee, in which legislators ...

Trump met with Foxconn CEO about ever-changing Wisconsin project

Business May 3, 2019

Trump met with Foxconn CEO about ever-changing Wisconsin project

Foxconn Technology Group CEO Terry Gou has met with President Donald Trump to discuss the company's ever-changing Wisconsin project. Foxconn confirmed the meeting on Thursday but offered few details on what was discussed. Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers says Foxconn approached him about changing the state's ...