Employees work on a production line manufacturing lithium battery products at a factory in Yichang, China, on Wednesday. Reuters
Horton, who took silver behind Sun at the weekend, refused to step onto the top step of the podium for photos after the medal ceremony in Gwangju, as doping allegations swirl around Sun.
American Caeleb Dressel swam the second-fastest 100m freestyle in history to retain his world title on Thursday as China lashed out at the anti-doping protests targeting Olympic star Sun Yang.
President Xi Jinping has vowed to make China a footballing force and is prepared to go to great lengths to do it, sending thousands of toddlers to “Football-focused” kindergartens.
A second grand prix — most likely on the streets — would complement the existing one on the $450 million Shanghai International Circuit. No country currently has two Formula One races, although F1 officials are negotiating for a second grand prix in the United States.
Global markets showed more signs of stabilisation on Wednesday as investors looked past China’s coronavirus outbreak and moved back into shares from safe-haven assets
Boeing Co on Wednesday swung to its first annual loss since 1997 on mounting 737 MAX costs and indicated it would again cut production of its bigger 787 Dreamliner aircraft,
Harley-Davidson reported a decline in quarterly motorcycle revenue that outpaced Wall Street’s estimates as retail sales in the United States dived again, sending its shares lower.