Sunday 19th August 2018

Category Archives: Business

Amid Vatican talks, China official says foreign forces can’t control religion

Religious matters in China cannot be controlled by foreigners, Beijing’s seniormost official for religion wrote in a Communist Party journal, amid talks with the Vatican to resolve a dispute over the appointment of Catholic bishops.

Google employees demand more oversight of China search engine plan

Google’s plan to launch a censored search engine in China requires more “transparency, oversight and accountability,” hundreds of employees at the Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) unit said in an internal petition seen by Reuters on Thursday.

Tonga PM fears asset seizures as Pacific debts to China mount

Pacific island nations are holding talks which could lead to a coordinated request that China forgive mounting debts in the region amid concerns Beijing may start seizing strategic assets, Tonga’s Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pōhiva said on Thursday.

China-linked cyberattacks likely as Malaysia reviews projects

Chinese state-sponsored hackers may be targeting companies and state agencies in Malaysia as it looks to review several major projects linked to China’s Belt and Road Initiative, cyber security firm FireEye Inc. (FEYE.O) said on Wednesday.