US blacklists Xiaomi, CNOOC, Skyrizon, raising heat on China

US blacklists Xiaomi, CNOOC, Skyrizon, raising heat on China

HONG KONG – The U.S. authorities has blacklisted Chinese language smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. and China’s third-largest nationwide oil firm for alleged navy hyperlinks, heaping stress on Beijing in President Donald Trump’s final week in workplace. The Division of Protection added 9 firms to its checklist of Chinese…