Saturday, 19 January, 2019

China offers Elon Musk permanent residency

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Both Musk and the company agreed to pay $20 million in penalties and promoted Tesla to add Ellison and human resources specialist Kathleen Wilson-Thompson as board members.

Why it matters: Tesla's decision to discontinue 75 kWh battery options on the Model S and Model X does put more distance between the most expensive Model 3 and the cheapest Model S and Model X which may be the company's ultimate goal.

Tesla Motors chief executive Elon Musk dined at a hotpot restaurant in Beijing, a day after he received an offer of permanent Chinese residency from Premier Li Keqiang.

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Later, a team of doctors headed by Dr Ravindra Sankhla operated the victim again and found that the foetus' head is in the womb. The family came to know about it after they were informed by the doctors in Jodhpur , who surgically removed the baby's head.

Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, met on Wednesday with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Beijing two days after the entrepreneur broke ground on Tesla's first manufacturing base outside of the United States, located in Shanghai, South China Morning Post reported. Helping thaw frosty relations between the USA and China, or getting the company's planned $5 billion plant outside Shanghai up and running by the end of the year? "I really love China, I'm willing to visit here more often". Musk responded by saying that he would like to make the plant "a global example".

Li congratulated Musk on kicking off construction of the factory and said the world's second-biggest economy will continue to be a hot spot for foreign investors and welcome all companies. Li told Musk he hoped the American carmaker can become an "in-depth participant in China's opening and a promoter of the stability of Chinese-U.S. relations".

Earlier on Wednesday, a Chinese government spokesman said three days of talks with US envoys aimed at ending a costly tariff battle had ended, but no details were immediately released.

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