China state media outlet calls Nvidia’s Arm purchase ‘disturbing’, urges regulatory caution

SHANGHAI – An op-ed in China’s state-backed Global Times on Wednesday said U.S. chipmaker Nvidia Corp’s planned acquisition of Arm Ltd from Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp was “disturbing”, urging global regulators to exercise caution as they evaluate it for approval. “Given the U.S.-China tensions and U.S. suppression on a range of Chinese technology enterprises, if […]

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Exclusive: Britain has moved to break fisheries deadlock in Brexit trade talks – EU sources

BRUSSELS – Britain offered tentative concessions on fisheries in trade talks with the European Union last week, two diplomatic sources told Reuters, just as London was publicly threatening to breach the terms of its divorce deal with the bloc. The sources, who did not attend last week’s talks between the sides’ chief negotiators but were […]

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Exclusive: Alibaba, China Mobile weigh $443 mln investment in blacklisted Dahua – sources

HONG KONG – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and China Mobile Communications Group Co Ltd are considering investing 3 billion yuan ($443 million) in Zhejiang Dahua Technology Co Ltd, three people with knowledge of the matter said. Dahua, China’s second-largest surveillance equipment maker, is among Chinese tech firms that Washington last year placed on a blacklist […]

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