Eric didn't like the media probing into his past.
d the mud gingerly with a stick.
Tom fails to adequately probe
social and biological factors.
It will not create wealth," he said, referring to the anti-subsidy probe.
Analysts cautioned against extrapolation from the stock price surge, citing the probe into the suspected illegal activities of Evergrande's founder Xu Jiayin, also known as Hui Ka Yan, and the uncertain prospect of the developer's offshore debt restructuring process as factors that will continue to affect investor sentiment.
NDPT-100, China's first non-destructive probe electrical measurement platform, was developed by Origin Quantum in December.
Shortly after the IPO, China's Cyberspace Security Review Office said it had launched a probe into the company to protect national security and public interest in accordance with the nation's laws.
Shortly after Didi's $4.4 billion IPO on the New York Stock Exchange in late June, China's Cyberspace Security Review Office said it had launched a cybersecurity probe into the company to protect national security and public interest in accordance with the nation's laws.
Shortly after Didi's $4.4 billion IPO in late June, China's Cyberspace Security Review Office said it had launched a cybersecurity probe into the company to protect national security and public interest in accordance with the nation's laws.
Shortly after its US IPO, which raised $4.4 billion, China's Cyberspace Security Review Office said it had launched a cybersecurity probe into Didi to protect national security and public interest in accordance with the nation's laws.
The Didi probe in China signaled the country's efforts to align itself with international practices in tightening tech industry regulations in the wake of the trend of tech giants increasingly resorting to data monetization for revenue growth, and thus posing bigger risks to data management.
It was uncertain when the probe would end.
The probe showed that Tencent owned more than 80 percent of exclusive music library resources following its acquisition of CMC.
The on-site probe also involves regulators including the Ministry of Public Security, the Ministry of State Security, the Ministry of Natural Resources, the Ministry of Transport, the State Taxation Administration, and the State Administration of Market Regulation.
"The Didi probe is the first time China's internet regulator has publicly cited national security as a reason for launching an inquiry into a big tech company," said Song Haixin, a senior lawyer at law firm Jincheng Tongda &Neal (Shanghai).
Three more applications were placed under a cybersecurity investigation on Monday after Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Global faced the same probe last week.
The Cyberspace Administration of China, the country's top internet watchdog, announced on Monday that it has launched a cybersecurity probe into Boss Zhipin, a mobile recruitment app, and truck-hailing apps Yunmanman and Huochebang in accordance with laws and regulations to prevent data security risks, safeguard State security and protect public interests.
Full Truck Alliance Co, which runs Yunmanman and Huochebang, gave a similar response to the probe on Monday, saying it will conduct a thorough security review and further improve its cybersecurity system and technical capabilities during the investigation period to protect national security and public interests.
Later on Friday, Didi pledged to actively cooperate with the security probe and fully address network security risks.
The comments came after the Office of the Central Cyberspace Affairs Commission said it has launched a probe into Didi to protect national security and public interest in accordance with the nation's laws.
The probe came shortly after Didi raised $4.4 billion in its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange earlier this week.
Ant Group, which offered mobile payment and consumer credit services, will apply to set up a financial holding company to ensure its financial-related businesses are fully regulated following an antitrust probe.
The comments came after the State Administration for Market Regulation, which started a probe into the e-commerce giant in December, fined the company 18.23 billion yuan ($2.78 billion) on Saturday for monopolistic behaviors.
The State Administration for Market Regulation, which launched the probe into the e-commerce giant in December, charged Alibaba with abusing its market dominance.
For instance, a relevant probe into e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd commenced in December.
360 Security Tech said in an announcement that it is actively cooperating with the authorities concerned on the issue and has set up an investigation group to probe the third-party advertising agencies and related accounts involved.
Given the fact that Lai committed three crimes, the bribery amounts were substantial and his behavior caused a huge loss to the country and the people, he should be severely punished even though he later cooperated with the probe, the top court said in a release.
Authorities aim to better regulate online economy, guide its healthy developmentChinese authorities have officially opened an anti-monopoly probe into e-commerce giant Alibaba Group and will summon its affiliate Ant Group for a meeting about financial regulations, the latest moves to strengthen antitrust practices and prevention of the "disorderly expansion of capital".
Chinese coffee chain Luckin Coffee agrees to pay $180 million to end Securities and Exchange Commission's probe, according to a report by Bloomberg on Thursday.
Thursday's show also discussed other business misconduct including sea cucumber farming, inferior towels and rip-off beauty products, which local market regulatory authorities have begun to probe in special investigations.
The company, a so-called rival to Starbucks Corp in China, said on April 2 the internal probe revealed the aggregate sales amount associated with the fabricated transactions from the second quarter of 2019 to the fourth quarter of 2019 amounted to around 2.2 billion yuan.
European aircraft producer Airbus has agreed to pay penalties of 3.6 billion euros ($3.96 billion) in a move that it hopes will bring to an end a probe into corruption around the awarding of contracts that has been hanging over the multinational for the past four years.
The Chinese retailer on Friday said it was cleared from an antitrust probe by the State Administration for Market Regulation in August.
US search giant Google LLC is facing a new multi-state anti-trust probe by 50 attorneys general (AG), Texas AG Ken Paxton's office said Monday.
The bipartisan investigation will probe the "anticompetitive practices of Google that harm consumers," Paxton tweeted.
The probe will mainly focus on Google's advertising and search businesses as Paxton accused Google of dominating all aspects of advertising on the Internet and searching on the Internet.
It is an investigation to determine the facts," Paxton told a press conference, suggesting the probe may be expanded to other areas, according to a video clip posted online by Paxton's office.
The probe includes AGs from 48 US states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, with California and Alabama the only two states whose AGs are not involved.
Facebook Inc will pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices and the social media giant will restructure its approach to privacy, the US Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday.
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) approved a settlement involving about $5 billion with Facebook over its probe into the tech giant's privacy violations, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday.
But Facebook said in April that it expected to pay up to $5 billion to settle the probe.
The US Justice Department is pursuing a criminal probe into whether Johnson & Johnson lied about potential cancer risks of its talcum powder and has convened a grand jury in Washington, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
Facebook is currently under federal investigation over its privacy practices, and along with other technology giants also faces a new antitrust probe in Congress.
•Air conditioner giant Gree charged long-time rival Aux of producing defective products on Monday afternoon•Aux denied Gree's allegation and sued Gree on the same day•The State Administration for Market Regulation, China's top market regulator, announced a probe on Tuesday•Aux on Wednesday said all its products randomly checked passed the tests 100 percent in the past three years, and asked the market regulator to verify its products to clarify the matterIn response to long-term rival Gree's claim of Aux producing defective products, the company on Wednesday posted a statement on its official Sina Weibo account, saying that all the samples adhered to relevant standards in random checks carried out by market regulators from 2016-2019.
Leshi said in the announcement that during the probe period, the company and Jia will actively cooperate with the investigation work and strictly comply with the regulator's requirements to fulfill the obligation of information disclosure.
The probe has focused on whether the data sharing of data and other privacy disputes violated a 2011 agreement with the FTC to safeguard users' privacy.
The industrial giant also announced it had reached a settlement with the US Department of Justice regarding its former subprime-mortgage business for $1.5 billion, a figure that matches the amount the company set aside for liability in the probe last April.
However, its international growth has encountered challenges, first in the US in 2012 when a congressional probe raised national security concerns.
Huawei has been effectively banned from the United States since 2012 when a congressional probe raised national security concerns.
Huawei has been effectively barred from the United States since 2012 when a congressional probe raised national security concerns.
"Huawei has been effectively banned from the United States since 2012 when a congressional probe raised national security concerns.
Facebook admits that it is still in the very early stage of its investigations, but it vows to continue the probe and cooperate with outside experts and law enforcement authorities to remove such online threat.
The probe followed a compliant by a group called Fairsearch, which comprised rivals Microsoft, Nokia, Oracle and others.
As early as when the US launched the '232' probe earlier this year, our orders from the US had dropped," Xiao said.
The Ministry of Commerce, after an eight-month probe, determined that Taiwan's trade-restrictive measures against the mainland constitute trade barriers pursuant to relevant regulations, posting negative influence to the mainland's relevant industries and enterprises.
Probe into investmentsOn July 18, the US House Select Committee on the Strategic Competition Between the US and China sent letters to four well-known US venture capital firms — GGV Capital, GSR Ventures, Walden International and Qualcomm Ventures — expressing serious concern about their investments in China's AI, semiconductor and quantum computing sectors.
The EU's probe is an act of trade protectionism, which will affect the green cooperation between the two sides and the stability of the global automotive industrial and supply chains, Wang said, calling on the EU to engage in dialogue and consultations with China.
On Friday, China's Ministry of Commerce decided to initiate the probe on a request from the Jiangsu Chemical Industry Association.
The ministry decided to launch the probe after a request from the Jiangsu Chemical Industry Association.
"Meanwhile, China has made great strides in scientific and technological innovation, featuring Chang'e lunar probes, Tianwen-1 Mars probe, introduction of a self-developed new high-speed maglev transportation system as well as the C919's type certificate for commercial flight.
According to some US media reports, the US may announce soon a rollback of some tariffs on Chinese consumer goods as well as a new probe into industrial subsidies that could lead to more duties in strategic areas like technology.
The US Department of Commerce made a decision to move forward with a probe into the assembly of crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells in four Southeast Asian countries based on claims that manufacturers use parts produced in China that otherwise would be subject to a tariff.
Malpractices like abusing monopolistic positions to crowd out new players are now under scrutiny, with the country's antitrust regulators imposing a record fine on Alibaba in April following a months-long probe into its business operations.
The technology of Hualong One, a domestically-designed third-generation nuclear reactor, as well as the lander and ascender of the Chang'e 5 lunar probe will be featured at the exhibition.
He said China's anti-dumping measures against Australian wines are as per established legal procedure, as evidence from the probe has demonstrated that dumping and subsidies occurred in the case of Australian wines.
The ministry said the anti-dumping probe against Australian wine was conducted in accordance with legal procedures and World Trade Organization rules.
The anti-dumping probe looked into imports of wines from Australia in individual containers holding two liters or less in 2019, according to the ministry.
On the heels of the Alibaba investigation, the State Administration for Market Regulation said in January that it has started a probe into e-commerce platform Vipshop's alleged unfair competitive behavior.
China will keep up with the next developments in United States' probe into the semiconductor supply chain and national defense industrial base in the name of reducing national security risks posed by China, the Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday.
Meanwhile, the ministry also called on the European Commission, which decided to launch an anti-subsidy probe into Chinese EVs in October, to abandon its trade protectionist act, and deepen trade and investment cooperation between the automobile industries of China and Europe.
Noting that the countervailing duty investigation from Europe lacks sufficient evidence, He stressed that China is strongly opposed to the probe, and that many member states in the European Union have also questioned it, as they believe the protectionist measures will be counterproductive.
China's Ministry of Commerce on Thursday reiterated its strong dissatisfaction over a decision by the European Commission to launch an anti-subsidy probe into Chinese electric passenger vehicles, which lacked sufficient evidence and is a typical trade protectionist act.
Not only is China strongly opposed to this probe, but it has also been questioned by many member states in the European Union who believe that protectionist measures will only be counterproductive, He said.
However, its NEV sector has come under increased regulatory scrutiny recently after the EU launched an anti-subsidy probe into Chinese electric vehicles in October.
China Association of Automobile Manufacturers called the probe "an apparent act of protectionism".
The government is also planning to probe the steel industry's capacity reduction programs.
The State Administration for Market Regulation, which started a probe into Alibaba in December, fined the company 18.23 billion yuan ($2.78 billion) on Saturday for abusing its dominant position over rivals and merchants on its e-commerce platforms.
China's Ministry of Commerce made a preliminary ruling on Thursday about an anti-subsidy probe on wine imports from Australia that such imports received subsidies from the Australian government, which caused substantial damage to the domestic wine-making industries.
The Ministry of Commerce (MOC) on Monday launched an anti-dumping probe into imports from the United States of certain monoalkyl ethers of ethylene glycol and propylene glycol, or glycol ethers.
The probe is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 31, 2021, but may extend to Feb. 28, 2022, under special circumstances, the MOC said.
China's Ministry of Commerce on Monday announced its decision to launch an anti-subsidy probe on wine imports from Australia.
The probe on wines in containers holding two liters or less is expected to end before Aug 31, 2021, but may extend to Feb 28, 2022 under special circumstances, according to a statement on the ministry's website.
On Aug 18, China launched an anti-dumping probe on wine imports from Australia.
The probe is expected to be completed in a year, but could be extended by another six months in exceptional cases, said the ministry.
The anti-dumping probe will look into imports of wine from Australia in containers holding two liters or less in 2019, according to a statement of the ministry.
The anti-dumping probe would look at imports of wine from Australia in containers holding two liters or less in 2019, the ministry said in a statement on its website, adding that it would also investigate any damage done to the Chinese wine industry from 2015 to 2019.
The probe is expected to end before Aug 18, 2021, but may extend to Feb 18, 2022 under special circumstances.
The probe was launched following a request by a domestic company, the Nantong Xingchen Synthetic Material Co. Ltd. , on behalf of domestic producers of polyphenylene ether, the Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on its website.
Authorities to probe illegal behavior pertaining to price manipulationIron ore futures fell sharply on Friday, after a top official of the China Iron and Steel Association said authorities will crack down on illegal behavior related to iron ore price manipulation.
China's top antitrust authority said on Friday it has already made "important" progress in its probe into three dominant chipmakers, including Samsung, over possible price fixing.
European Commission investigators are to inspect Chinese automakers in the coming weeks as part of a probe into whether to impose punitive tariffs to protect European electric vehicle makers, three people involved in the process said.
The probe, launched in October and scheduled to last 13 months, seeks to determine whether cheaper, Chinese-made EVs benefit unfairly from State subsidies.
European Commission documents for the probe say it is in the "initiation stage", with verification visits due by April 11.
Earlier this month, China opened an anti-dumping investigation on brandy imported from the European Union, a step that appeared to be targeted at France, which backs the EV probe.
Three engines and 64 models were involved in the scandal, with some of them bearing marques including Toyota and Subaru, according to a third-party committee's probe.
Daihatsu said on Wednesday that the probe found 174 new cases of irregularities in safety tests and other procedures in 25 test categories, on top of problems reported earlier.
The increasing number of corporate ties between China and the Middle East may open a new window for those EV startups and China's automotive industry as whole, as they are facing unfair treatment in Europe, which launched an anti-subsidy probe into China-made EVs.
Speaking of the European Union's ongoing anti-subsidy probe into China-made EVs, Tavares said Stellantis is not part of the initiative and did not demand it, adding that the group prefers competition that would benefit consumers.
Cui Dongshu, secretary-general of the CPCA, said the association opposes the European Union's decision last week to start anti-subsidy probe into Chinese-made electric vehicles.
The probe followed European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen's address in September in which she claimed global markets are being "flooded" with cheaper Chinese electric cars.
The EU probe is a disguised effort to curb or impede the development of China's NEV-related technologies and violates the World Trade Organization's rule of fairness, said Cui.
The Financial Times and Politico, a Washington-based publication, pointed out the EU's probe was primarily the result of pressure from the French government.
The EU, which had announced its probe decision last month, formally launched the investigation on Wednesday.