China

Robots leave behind Chinese workers

These are difficult days to be a factory owner in China. Workers are increasingly scarce, wages are rising, and strikes are breaking out with regularity. Factories in South-east...

Ex-head of China’s CNPC admits to taking bribes

Ex-head of China’s CNPC admits to taking bribes

HONG KONG — A former Communist Party official who oversaw China’s biggest state companies and ran the country’s largest oil and gas firm acknowledged at his trial yesterday that...

Fast cars, furious citizens after Beijing crash

BEIJING — In an accident that was more fast and foolish than fast and furious, a Ferrari and a Lamborghini were among the vehicles involved in a high-speed crash inside a...

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