Latest from Jeanne Whalen
American oil production has more than doubled since the 2000s, making the economy less vulnerable to oil price shocks.
  • Sep 19, 2019
Some see command as more than “cheap talk,” saying president has real levers to compel compliance.
  • Aug 24, 2019
The Trump administration added several dozen more Huawei affiliates to a trade blacklist Monday, but also extended a temporary reprieve that will allow some U.S. companies to continue doing business with the Chinese tech company for at least the next three months.
  • Aug 19, 2019
In a new story, we look at the intense competition between China and the United States to develop quantum technology, which is based on the field of quantum mechanics and holds the promise of transforming computers, surveillance and other aspects of modern society. Here are some basic questions and answers about the technology.
  • Aug 18, 2019
A Shanghai conference reveals the extent of the Chinese research commitment to a field with big economic and military applications.
  • Aug 18, 2019
ith mainland China’s economic rise, Hong Kong is no longer the undisputed center for business and finance in the region. But it still plays an indispensable role that Beijing will be loath to undermine, according to bankers, economists and business leaders.
  • Aug 14, 2019
The president suggested in his comments that more economic turbulence is on the way.
  • Aug 9, 2019
YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and other tech companies have tasked a workforce of contractors with reviewing suicides and massacres to decide if such content should remain online — and protect the firms’ reputations.
  • Jul 25, 2019
Tech companies are asking the administration to allow sales of chips and other parts for Huawei-made smartphones and laptops, arguing such sales won’t hurt U.S. national security, according to people familiar with the matter.
  • Jul 19, 2019
The levies, which Washington asserts are discriminatory, would be imposed on large companies such as Facebook, Google and Amazon.
  • Jul 11, 2019