Europe

China’s Nio to Launch Affordable EV brand Firefly in Europe

A wave of Chinese EV makers are expanding in Europe amid slowing demand at home

4 months ago

France’s Green EV Push Cuts China-Made Cars From Subsidies

France's revamped rules on EV subsidies include a new criteria for eligibility — the amount of carbon emitted in the…

4 months ago

Huawei To Build First Euro Factory Despite EU Scrutiny

The firm are reportedly committed to the factory plan regardless of a number of European bans on the use of 5G…

4 months ago

German Firms Blame Taiwan Tensions For China De-Risking Push

More than 80% of German companies actively looking at shifting operations away from China said geopolitical friction was the cause

4 months ago

Multinationals Eye Production Shifts, China Blamed: ECB Survey

Several large international firms are looking at ‘near-shoring’ or ‘friend-shoring’ their supply lines, with many citing China risks as a…

5 months ago

China EV Giant BYD to Build First Europe Plant in Hungary – FAS

The carmaker has said it is still looking for the right location and would make an announcement at the end…

5 months ago

China Joins US, EU in Vow to Tackle ‘Catastrophic’ AI Harm Risk

The three, along with 26 other other signatories signed the "Bletchley Declaration" at the AI Safety Summit in Britain on…

5 months ago

EU to Target Chinese Steel for Subsidies After EVs, Wind Turbines

The move will likely be announced at a summit with the US, which had asked Brussels to move against Chinese…

6 months ago

Alibaba’s Main Logistics Hub in Europe ‘Suspected Of Spying’

The Belgian security service is monitoring Alibaba’s operations, with scrutiny on software systems that collate sensitive data and the need…

6 months ago

US, Euro Firms Blame Beijing for China Uncertainty – Guardian

A survey has revealed business confidence among foreign company chiefs in China’s private sector is at an all-time low

7 months ago

German Carmakers Fear EU’s China EV Probe: Minister – Politico

Germany’s economy minister said the country’s carmakers are “afraid” of retaliation from Beijing over potential EU duties targeting Chinese electric…

7 months ago

EU Denies China Decoupling Plan But Admits ‘De-Risk’ Aim

The bloc's trade commissioner, on a four-day trip to China, says the EU must protect itself, citing a $426bn trade…

7 months ago