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Massachusetts News: Chinese National, Shuren Qin Allegedly Exported Devices with Military Applications to China

Alleged that defendant conspired with affiliates of the People’s Liberation Army BOSTON, Ms. – Additional charges were filed on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, against a Chinese national in connection with violating export laws by conspiring with, among others, employees of an entity affiliated with the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) in China to illegally export U.S. … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Chinese National, Shuren Qin Allegedly Exported Devices with Military Applications to China

BEIJING | Chinese e-commerce tycoon part of celebrity tech elite

BEIJING — The e-commerce billionaire who was arrested and released by Minneapolis police is a prominent member of a Chinese tech elite who enjoy the glamor of movie stars in their homeland. Admirers know Richard Liu’s story well: The son of peasants built a Beijing electronics shop into JD.com, China’s biggest online direct retailer, selling … Continue reading BEIJING | Chinese e-commerce tycoon part of celebrity tech elite

BEIJING | China blames local officials for protest over mosque razing

BEIJING— A rare public protest by thousands of Hui Muslims this month was caused by local officials’ recklessness, Chinese authorities said Thursday, without settling concerns a large mosque in the northwestern region would be razed. The governor of the region of Ningxia and a regional Communist Party official said tensions had died out in the … Continue reading BEIJING | China blames local officials for protest over mosque razing

BEIJING  | Report: Fugitive Chinese police officer returns

BEIJING  — A police officer who was among China’s top 100 international fugitives has returned from the United States to face charges of taking bribes, a state news agency said Sunday. Zhang Yongguang became the 54th fugitive former official to return from abroad amid a marathon government campaign to capture corruption suspects abroad, the Xinhua … Continue reading BEIJING  | Report: Fugitive Chinese police officer returns

BEIJING  | Man explodes small device outside US Embassy in Beijing

BEIJING — A man exploded a small homemade bomb outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, injuring only himself, according to police and an embassy spokesperson. Photos on social media showed a large amount of smoke and police vehicles surrounding the embassy shortly after the incident. Apart from a heightened security presence, the scene … Continue reading BEIJING  | Man explodes small device outside US Embassy in Beijing

California News: Chinese National, MICHAEL YIN Charged With Insider Trading Scheme Conducted With Principal Of Private Equity Fund

Los Angeles, Ca. – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Paul D. Delacourt, the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the Los Angeles Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced the indictment late yesterday of MICHAEL YIN, a/k/a “Shaohua Yin,” on charges of conspiracy to commit … Continue reading California News: Chinese National, MICHAEL YIN Charged With Insider Trading Scheme Conducted With Principal Of Private Equity Fund

BEIJING  | Chinese exporters scramble to cope with US tariffs

BEIJING  — Chinese exporters were scrambling Monday to cope with a plunge in U.S. sales while China’s state press shrugged off the impact of Washington‘s tariff hikes in a spiraling technology dispute. The overall blow from Friday’s tariff hikes to the world’s second-largest economy should be limited, according to private sector analysts. But President Donald … Continue reading BEIJING  | Chinese exporters scramble to cope with US tariffs

BEIJING  | North Korea’s Kim meets with Chinese President Xi in Beijing

BEIJING  — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday at the start of a two-day visit at which he’s expected to discuss his next steps after last week’s nuclear summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. Kim’s visit to Beijing is his third since March, highlighting China’s crucial role … Continue reading BEIJING  | North Korea’s Kim meets with Chinese President Xi in Beijing