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Exclusive: Daimler to make Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China - sources

7:57am IST

SHANGHAI German auto maker Daimler AG plans to build Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China by revamping truck plants owned by its local joint venture, according to a document seen by Reuters and two sources familiar with the matter.

China's Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging stations

17 Aug 2019

BEIJING/HONG KONG Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker, on Friday unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry.

In 'clear warning', Chinese paramilitary forces exercise near Hong Kong

15 Aug 2019

SHENZHEN, China/HONG KONG Hundreds of China's People's Armed Police conducted exercises at a sports stadium in Shenzhen on Thursday, as the U.S. State Department expressed concern that they could be deployed across the border in Hong Kong to break up protests wracking the city. | Video

REFILE-In 'clear warning', Chinese paramilitary forces exercise near Hong Kong

15 Aug 2019

SHENZHEN, China/HONG KONG, Aug 15 Hundreds of members of China's People's Armed Police could be seen conducting exercises on Thursday at a sports stadium in Shenzhen, as the U.S. State Department expressed concern that they could be deployed across the border in Hong Kong to break up protests wracking the city.

Chinese state media urge action, voice support for Hong Kong police after clashes

14 Aug 2019

HONG KONG/BEIJING Chinese state media called on Beijing on Wednesday to deal with protests in Hong Kong more decisively after a reporter from one of China's largest government-backed newspapers was caught up in overnight clashes. | Video

Cathay manager Swire vows support for China; shares plumb ten-year lows

13 Aug 2019

SINGAPORE/HONG KONG The top shareholder and manager of Cathay Pacific Airways condemned protests in Hong Kong and vowed to follow China's aviation regulations, after the airline suspended a second pilot on Tuesday as deepening unrest hit its operation and stock.

UPDATE 6-Hong Kong airport suspends check-in as leader bemoans 'panic and chaos'

13 Aug 2019

* Stock market drops, leader Carrie Lam defiant at news briefing

Flughafen Hongkong wieder offen - Über 200 Flüge gestrichen

13 Aug 2019

Hongkong An dem zu Wochenbeginn geschlossene Flughafen von Hongkong ist am Dienstagmorgen den Betrieb wieder angelaufen.

Coach, Givenchy in hot water over China T-shirt row

12 Aug 2019

BEIJING/HONG KONG Chinese brand ambassadors of fashion labels from Coach to Givenchy have severed ties with the companies over products which they said violated China's sovereignty by identifying Hong Kong and Taiwan as countries. | Video

Cathay Pacific shares slump after China cracks down on staff protests

12 Aug 2019

BEIJING/HONG KONG Shares in Cathay Pacific Airways closed at a 10-year low on Monday after the Hong Kong flag carrier became caught in crosswinds between Beijing and pro-democracy groups in the Asian financial hub. | Video

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