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EU and China to talk trade as tensions mount

EU leaders are due to hold video talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday hoping to make progress on trade and investment, even as tensions mount between Beijing and the West over Hong Kong and the treatment of minority Uighurs.The virtual meeting between top Chinese officials and EU Council President Charles Michel, European Commission…

Plants as meat set on a path to China

An Original Impossible Burger (left) and a Cali Burger, from Umami Burger, sit side by side in this 2019 photo. American plant-based meat company Impossible Foods Inc. is awaiting regulatory approval to enter the China market, while rivals are pushed forward with plans to set up production in China. (AP)HONG KONG — China has become…

Challenges Remain Despite Deal in India-China Border Spat

Challenges Remain Despite Deal in India-China Border Spat | Voice of America – English Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare via EmailPrint this pageSouth & Central AsiaBy Anjana PasrichaSeptember 12, 2020 04:01 AM Commuters on a scooter ride past a shop whose name was changed from ‘China Bazar’ to ‘India Bazar’ in Hyderabad, India, on Sept.…

Lawmakers quiz Disney CEO over Xinjiang connection to “Mulan”

Walt Disney Co CEO Bob Chapek has been urged to explain the company’s connection with “security and propaganda” authorities of China’s Xinjiang region during the production of live-action war epic “Mulan,” by a group of bipartisan lawmakers including former presidential candidate Marco Rubio.Disney’s $200 million live-action remake of its animated classic about a female warrior…