Beijing is promoting traditional medicine as a ‘Chinese solution’ to coronavirus. Not everyone is on board
March 25, 2020

Hong Kong (CNN)Xiong Qingzhen, a drone engineer in the central Chinese metropolis of Wuhan, spent more than two weeks in a makeshift hospital in February receiving treatment for Covid-19, the respiratory disease causing a global health crisis.

Tractable claims $25M to sell damage-assessing AIs to more insurance giants
March 9, 2020

London-based insurtech AI startup Tractable, which is applying artificial intelligence to speed up accident and disaster recovery by using computer vision to perform visual damage appraisal instead of getting humans to do the job, has closed a $25 million Continue reading

U.S. Stock Futures Drop as Trade-Talk Doubts Swirl: Markets Wrap
September 9, 2019

U.S. equity futures fell as Chinese and American officials struggled to schedule a planned meeting this month to continue trade talks. The pound slumped with the U.K. facing a showdown in Parliament over delaying Brexit again.

Contracts on the three Continue reading

In seeking to control Kashmir, Modi may look to China’s actions in Xinjiang and Tibet
August 21, 2019

Hong Kong (CNN)The gleaming white bullet train whips through the Chinese countryside, past endless construction sites and new towns.

That has involved a two-pronged approach of increased investment, along with greater migration by Han Chinese, who have become the Continue reading