The comments by Vice-Premier Liu He were published on the website of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) on Monday but Friday’s visit was not reported in state media. Photo: EPA

China’s leading scientists advised to keep a low profile in their work as US steps up pressure on tech firms

  • Xi Jinping’s top economic adviser, Liu He, issues advice during visit to Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • United States continues to target Chinese tech firms with supercomputing firms added to blacklist over the weekend
Topic |   US-China tech war

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The comments by Vice-Premier Liu He were published on the website of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) on Monday but Friday’s visit was not reported in state media. Photo: EPA
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Facebook is set to launch Libra next year. Photo: Reuters

Facebook’s Libra global cryptocurrency - how will China react?

  • Expected launch next year raises new questions for China, analysts say
  • Central bank’s plan to develop a sovereign digital currency yet to make progress
Topic |   Facebook Libra

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Facebook is set to launch Libra next year. Photo: Reuters
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