Jodi Xu Klein

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Jodi Xu Klein

Deputy Bureau Chief, New York

 

Jodi Xu Klein is Deputy Bureau Chief, North America at the Post. Klein is an award-winning business journalist with 20 years of experience. She joined the Post in 2017 following a decade covering finance and business for The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg in New York. She was part of the Time Magazine reporting team that won the Henry R. Luce Award for the China Sars coverage.

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US adds nine Chinese firms, including Xiaomi, to military blacklist

The Defence Department added nine more firms on Thursday to its list of companies that it says have ties with the Chinese military.

15 Jan 2021 - 7:14AM

The Defence Department added nine more firms on Thursday to its list of companies that it says have ties with the Chinese military.

US adds nine Chinese firms, including Xiaomi, to military blacklist
Investors look to Joe Biden as Donald Trump continues ‘sharp break’ from China

Donald Trump sticks with little coordinated executive orders to carry out final gambit against China, causing disruptions in US financial markets.

13 Jan 2021 - 1:48AM

Donald Trump sticks with little coordinated executive orders to carry out final gambit against China, causing disruptions in US financial markets.

Investors look to Joe Biden as Donald Trump continues ‘sharp break’ from China
NYSE reverses course again with plan to delist Chinese telecoms firms

This was the second reversal since December 31 when the exchange announced its plan to delist the three Chinese companies.

7 Jan 2021 - 2:33AM

This was the second reversal since December 31 when the exchange announced its plan to delist the three Chinese companies.

NYSE reverses course again with plan to delist Chinese telecoms firms
NYSE to make its second policy reversal in two days to delist Chinese telecoms stocks if US blacklist applies, source says

Despite initial reversal, stock exchange intends to comply with executive order that bans US investors from buying shares in companies deemed to have ties to the Chinese military, source says.

6 Jan 2021 - 2:21PM

Despite initial reversal, stock exchange intends to comply with executive order that bans US investors from buying shares in companies deemed to have ties to the Chinese military, source says.

NYSE to make its second policy reversal in two days to delist Chinese telecoms stocks if US blacklist applies, source says
US lawmakers create US$1.9 billion fund to help carriers remove Huawei and ZTE equipment from their systems

Covid-19 relief package includes subsidies to ‘rip and replace’ equipment deemed to be threats to national security.

23 Dec 2020 - 10:45PM

Covid-19 relief package includes subsidies to ‘rip and replace’ equipment deemed to be threats to national security.

US lawmakers create US$1.9 billion fund to help carriers remove Huawei and ZTE equipment from their systems
Under Joe Biden, tapping US capital markets will get even tougher for corporate China

Fund managers who mirror global investment indices as a strategy are obligated to increase their Chinese stock and bond holdings as their weight increases.

20 Dec 2020 - 10:00PM

Fund managers who mirror global investment indices as a strategy are obligated to increase their Chinese stock and bond holdings as their weight increases.

Under Joe Biden, tapping US capital markets will get even tougher for corporate China
US blacklists about 60 more Chinese firms including top chip maker SMIC and drone manufacturer DJI

The US Commerce Department announced that about 60 Chinese companies, including SMIC and DJI, were added to the so-called entity list.

19 Dec 2020 - 5:27AM

The US Commerce Department announced that about 60 Chinese companies, including SMIC and DJI, were added to the so-called entity list.

US blacklists about 60 more Chinese firms including top chip maker SMIC and drone manufacturer DJI
MSCI to remove 10 Chinese securities from its indices after US blacklist

Donald Trump has barred Americans from investing in 31 Chinese companies that are deemed to be associated with the People’s Liberation Army.

16 Dec 2020 - 10:47PM

Donald Trump has barred Americans from investing in 31 Chinese companies that are deemed to be associated with the People’s Liberation Army.

MSCI to remove 10 Chinese securities from its indices after US blacklist
China nudges up its commitment to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

At the virtual Climate Ambition Summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced a new pledge of ‘at least’ a 65 per cent reduction by 2030.

13 Dec 2020 - 9:33PM

At the virtual Climate Ambition Summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced a new pledge of ‘at least’ a 65 per cent reduction by 2030.

China nudges up its commitment to reduce carbon dioxide emissions
Explainer | How ByteDance’s US TikTok operations ended up in limbo

The popular video-sharing app TikTok, for the time being, is no longer being held against a specific date to be sold to an American owner. But the company still aims for a deal with Walmart and Oracle that will alleviate the government’s national security concerns.

9 Dec 2020 - 6:31AM

The popular video-sharing app TikTok, for the time being, is no longer being held against a specific date to be sold to an American owner. But the company still aims for a deal with Walmart and Oracle that will alleviate the government’s national security concerns.

How ByteDance’s US TikTok operations ended up in limbo
TikTok deal deadline not extended, but talks expected to continue, according to report

The Trump administration had compelled ByteDance to sell TikTok US to American owners by December 4. The deal would still need nod from Beijing if approved by Washington.

5 Dec 2020 - 9:02PM

The Trump administration had compelled ByteDance to sell TikTok US to American owners by December 4. The deal would still need nod from Beijing if approved by Washington.

TikTok deal deadline not extended, but talks expected to continue, according to report
US bill to delist Chinese companies from stock exchanges passes in House of Representatives

The Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act would punish firms that do not comply with auditing oversight rules.

7 Dec 2020 - 12:13PM

The Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act would punish firms that do not comply with auditing oversight rules.

US bill to delist Chinese companies from stock exchanges passes in House of Representatives
As Joe Biden faces a China emboldened in its race to tech supremacy, what policies will he pursue?

The new president will maintain US focus on key tech sectors like 5G, artificial intelligence and semiconductor production, analysts say, and may keep in place a crackdown on Huawei Technologies and sharper reviews of Chinese deals for US firms.

3 Dec 2020 - 10:57AM

The new president will maintain US focus on key tech sectors like 5G, artificial intelligence and semiconductor production, analysts say, and may keep in place a crackdown on Huawei Technologies and sharper reviews of Chinese deals for US firms.

As Joe Biden faces a China emboldened in its race to tech supremacy, what policies will he pursue?
China’s ByteDance gets new extension of TikTok sale order as deadline slides

The parent company has been under pressure to finalise deal with Walmart and Oracle to shift popular video app’s US assets into a new entity.

26 Nov 2020 - 8:21PM

The parent company has been under pressure to finalise deal with Walmart and Oracle to shift popular video app’s US assets into a new entity.

China’s ByteDance gets new extension of TikTok sale order as deadline slides
Pfizer applies for US emergency approval of coronavirus vaccine

‘We literally could be weeks away from the authorisation’ if the data is solid, said US Health Secretary Alex Azar, referring to Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate.

25 Nov 2020 - 1:04PM

‘We literally could be weeks away from the authorisation’ if the data is solid, said US Health Secretary Alex Azar, referring to Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate.

Pfizer applies for US emergency approval of coronavirus vaccine
US lawmakers urge multilateral approach to counter China

Senate report lays out a broad range of recommendations on diplomacy, trade and technology.

19 Nov 2020 - 6:26AM

Senate report lays out a broad range of recommendations on diplomacy, trade and technology.

US lawmakers urge multilateral approach to counter China
US securities regulator pushes plan that could delist Chinese firms

The Securities and Exchange Commission intends to propose a regulation that would lead to the delisting of companies for not complying with US auditing rules.

18 Nov 2020 - 11:02PM

The Securities and Exchange Commission intends to propose a regulation that would lead to the delisting of companies for not complying with US auditing rules.

US securities regulator pushes plan that could delist Chinese firms
TikTok gets 15-day extension as US sale deadline is pushed to November 27

Committee on Foreign Investment in the US grants reprieve to ByteDance, which owns the video sharing app.

14 Nov 2020 - 10:49PM

Committee on Foreign Investment in the US grants reprieve to ByteDance, which owns the video sharing app.

TikTok gets 15-day extension as US sale deadline is pushed to November 27
Trump bans US investments in what he calls Chinese ‘military-controlled’ companies, sending Hong Kong, China markets lower

The executive order weighed on the stock markets of Hong Kong and China, highlighting the potential havoc that Trump can still wreak on global markets, using the executive actions available to the world’s most powerful office in the remaining 10 weeks of his presidency.

13 Nov 2020 - 11:33PM

The executive order weighed on the stock markets of Hong Kong and China, highlighting the potential havoc that Trump can still wreak on global markets, using the executive actions available to the world’s most powerful office in the remaining 10 weeks of his presidency.

Trump bans US investments in what he calls Chinese ‘military-controlled’ companies, sending Hong Kong, China markets lower
US announces stay of TikTok ban, and sale deadline is held off for at least a month

The ban would have kept US service providers from working with the video-sharing app, and a US court hearing a suit by ByteDance effectively mooted the Thursday deadline imposed by Donald Trump for the sale of TikTok’s US operations.

13 Nov 2020 - 8:03AM

The ban would have kept US service providers from working with the video-sharing app, and a US court hearing a suit by ByteDance effectively mooted the Thursday deadline imposed by Donald Trump for the sale of TikTok’s US operations.

US announces stay of TikTok ban, and sale deadline is held off for at least a month
Trump administration cracks down on US investments in Chinese firms

Executive order affects some of China’s biggest companies, including China Telecom, China Mobile and Hikvision.

14 Nov 2020 - 7:23AM

Executive order affects some of China’s biggest companies, including China Telecom, China Mobile and Hikvision.

Trump administration cracks down on US investments in Chinese firms
US election: Biden promises to ‘restore the soul of America’ as Trump vows to prosecute

Kamala Harris praises her running mate’s ‘audacity to break one of the most substantial barriers that exists in this country and select a woman as his vice-president’.

8 Nov 2020 - 11:23PM

Kamala Harris praises her running mate’s ‘audacity to break one of the most substantial barriers that exists in this country and select a woman as his vice-president’.

US election: Biden promises to ‘restore the soul of America’ as Trump vows to prosecute
US election 2020: Joe Biden calls for healing, unity in first speech as US president-elect

Biden pledges not to divide, but to unify, and not to see red states and blue states, but to only see the United States.

8 Nov 2020 - 8:40PM

Biden pledges not to divide, but to unify, and not to see red states and blue states, but to only see the United States.

US election 2020: Joe Biden calls for healing, unity in first speech as US president-elect
US election 2020: Joe Biden edges Donald Trump, secures electoral votes to become next president

Democrat Joe Biden is reported to have secured a total of 290 electoral votes compared with 214 for Republican President Donald Trump, topping the 270 electoral votes needed to become the 46th US president.

8 Nov 2020 - 11:48AM

Democrat Joe Biden is reported to have secured a total of 290 electoral votes compared with 214 for Republican President Donald Trump, topping the 270 electoral votes needed to become the 46th US president.

US election 2020: Joe Biden edges Donald Trump, secures electoral votes to become next president
TikTok challenges US national security claims, calls ban unlawful

ByteDance describes order as arbitrary and capricious, asks judge to grant a request to stop it.

31 Oct 2020 - 11:30PM

ByteDance describes order as arbitrary and capricious, asks judge to grant a request to stop it.

TikTok challenges US national security claims, calls ban unlawful
US moves closer to expanding tech export controls list as competition with China for future technology builds

Commerce Department moved closer to identify, define and set criteria for technology that will be subject to export controls.

28 Oct 2020 - 12:47AM

Commerce Department moved closer to identify, define and set criteria for technology that will be subject to export controls.

US moves closer to expanding tech export controls list as competition with China for future technology builds
US government objects to TikTok request to stop November ban

Lawyers for the administration said ByteDance-owned TikTok failed to demonstrate ‘irreparable harm’ the ban would have on the app and there is still national security concern to consider.

27 Oct 2020 - 10:41PM

Lawyers for the administration said ByteDance-owned TikTok failed to demonstrate ‘irreparable harm’ the ban would have on the app and there is still national security concern to consider.

US government objects to TikTok request to stop November ban
US voters are remembering Donald Trump’s unfulfilled promise to bring back jobs

Some of the states hit hardest by decline in industrial employment could cost the president re-election on November 3.

29 Oct 2020 - 12:11PM

Some of the states hit hardest by decline in industrial employment could cost the president re-election on November 3.

US voters are remembering Donald Trump’s unfulfilled promise to bring back jobs
TikTok asks judge to halt November ban in US, citing ‘irreparable harm’

Second phase of restrictions on American companies doing business with the Chinese-owned video app are unlawful and unconstitutional, US court filing argues.

15 Oct 2020 - 2:54PM

Second phase of restrictions on American companies doing business with the Chinese-owned video app are unlawful and unconstitutional, US court filing argues.

TikTok asks judge to halt November ban in US, citing ‘irreparable harm’
US judges’ rulings to stop TikTok, WeChat bans show national security claims have their limits

Decisions are the first substantial legal setback to the Trump administration after a series of actions against Chinese companies in the name of national security.

15 Oct 2020 - 2:54PM

Decisions are the first substantial legal setback to the Trump administration after a series of actions against Chinese companies in the name of national security.

US judges’ rulings to stop TikTok, WeChat bans show national security claims have their limits