China innovators

Entrepreneurs and companies helping to lead the world’s second largest economy away from being the world’s factory into being one of its leading innovators and experimenters. 

An investor looks on as prices fall at a stock brokerage house in Beijing. Photo: Simon Song

China tech stocks rocked as US said to be urging allies to blacklist Huawei

The sharp drop in tech stocks came after the Wall Street Journal said the US government has initiated an “extraordinary outreach campaign” to key allies around the world, trying to persuade them not to use telecommunications equipment from Huawei Technologies over security concerns.