Cathay Pacific: The week Hong Kong’s top airline bowed to China

China is furious at the challenge to its authority and has threatened a crackdown if the situation deteriorates further. More demonstrations are planned for this weekend. None of that... Read more »

PLA crackdown on Hong Kong protests would backfire on China economy

Since then Hong Kong has witnessed another five consecutive days of mass protests, which have shut down stores, disrupted air travel and led to clashes between police and demonstrators.... Read more »

PLA crackdown on Hong Kong protests would backfire on China economy

Since then Hong Kong has witnessed another five consecutive days of mass protests, which have shut down stores, disrupted air travel and led to clashes between police and demonstrators.... Read more »

Daimler is building electric trucks to make online shopping greener

Moving packages from a factory to a warehouse and then your home often requires the use of gas-guzzling vehicles — and they contribute significantly to CO2 emissions. Agora, a... Read more »

This luxury ice cream is made from insects

Gourmet Grubb, a Cape Town-based start-up, is hoping to use ice cream to introduce the public to the world of eating insects. Its luxury ice cream uses EntoMilk, a... Read more »

China is slowly expanding its power in Africa, one TV set at a time

His small home in Limuru village doesn’t have running water and its walls are made from corrugated metal. Yet outside, where chickens roam the yard, the father-of-two, who repairs... Read more »

China is slowly expanding its power in Africa, one TV set at a time

His small home in Limuru village doesn’t have running water and its walls are made from corrugated metal. Yet outside, where chickens roam the yard, the father-of-two, who repairs... Read more »

Hyundai Kona: India’s latest electric car is a powerful SUV

The South Korean carmaker launched its first electric vehicle for the Indian market, the Hyundai Kona Electric, in New Delhi on Tuesday. The battery-powered SUV can go from 0... Read more »

More bad news for coal: Wind and solar are getting cheaper

Wind and solar costs have plunged so rapidly that 74% of the US coal fleet could be phased out for renewable energy — and still save customers money, according... Read more »

Hong Kong protests: China still needs the city to connect with global business

The annual march to mark the anniversary of Britain handing Hong Kong back to China is expected to draw huge numbers on Monday. It follows weeks of mass protests... Read more »