Japan brands’ EVs for China appear strikingly familiar

BEIJING — If the first wave of Japan-brand electric vehicles for China looks familiar, it should. Toyota, Nissan and Honda are simply rolling out EV versions of existing nameplates. Toyota Motor Corp. will launch two full electric variants of its C-HR ... ( read original story ...)

China Is Set to Take a Hard Line on Trump’s Trade Demands

BEIJING — Staking an assertive negotiating stance, China says it will refuse to discuss President Trump’s two toughest trade demands when American officials arrive in Beijing this week, potentially derailing the high-level talks. The Chinese government ... ( read original story ...)

Pitch Behind T-Mobile-Sprint Merger: Keep Up With China in 5G

By joining forces, the two mobile carriers said, they would help ensure that American companies remain world leaders in the coming era of fifth-generation wireless technology, or 5G. The implication: Failure to keep up in 5G would give China and Chinese ... ( read original story ...)

Coming To America – China IPO’s

Despite the political rhetoric, Chinese companies are still looking to IPO in the United States. YY Inc.'s eSports streaming unit Huya going public. Baidu's iQiyi now a public company. Anime streaming company Bilibili going public. Despite all of the trade ... ( read original story ...)