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Consumers closing their ears to calls for an iPhone boycott

Communist Party mouthpiece the People’s Daily and its sister tabloid Global Times have been giving dark warnings that the protracted trade row between China and the US could dampen enthusiasm for Apple gadgets as the American firm launches its latest product range. But it seems that Chinese consumers aren’t listening. With buyers taking a pragmatic stance toward calls […]