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China’s heat wave could have knock-on effect on economy, economist says

A civilian wearing a breathing mask to escape the heat is driving on the road in China on May 23, 2019. Electricity taxes...

Huawei revenue in the second quarter is up slightly compared to a year ago

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei released figures on Friday showing its first quarterly sales increase since 2020. Pictured here on July 8, 2022, is...

This Chinese province set a GDP target of 9%, but then went into lockdown

According to booking site Trip.com, Sanya, on Hainan's south coast, was the top destination for couples flying from three of China's largest cities last...

How do people in Asia-Pacific feel about travel right now? It depends on where they live

For the most part, residents of Asia-Pacific are able to travel again.But some are more confident in packing their bags than others.Travel confidence is...

Nearly half of Singaporeans want to travel to one place – and that’s not Malaysia

According to market research firm YouGov, some 49% of Singaporeans say they are considering Japan for their next vacation abroad.Interest may be even greater...

Hong Kong reduces hotel quarantine for travelers to 3 days, plus 4 days of medical surveillance at home

Hong Kong is reducing the amount of time travelers need to be in hotel quarantine from seven days to three from Friday."The seven-day quarantine...

Burjeel Hospital Group in the UAE posts record full-year sales ahead of potential IPO

There is talk of a possible listing for Burjeel Holdings as the Emirates benefit from an IPO in the Middle East, with Abu Dhabi...

New Zealand had one of the world’s strictest Covid lockdowns. Now the borders are fully open again

After more than two years, New Zealand fully reopens its borders and welcomes all international travelers back.The country will reopen on July 31, about...

House approves bill to boost US chip production and Chinese competition and sends it to Biden

US President Joe Biden responds to a note given to him stating that the CHIPS-plus law passed the House during a meeting with CEOs...

Adidas lowers outlook for slower recovery in China in 2022, possibly global slowdown

Pedestrians walk past a large Adidas logo in the German multinational sportswear store.Miguel Candela | SOPA images | LightRocket via Getty ImagesAdidas...

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