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Safety of overseas Chinese projects requires more attention as terrorism surges


Early in February, a shooting incident took place in Karachi, Pakistan. Chen Zhu, an employee of an affiliate of China's COSCO Shipping Lines in Pakistan was killed.


Tech Frontier: China roars ahead in AI race

In recent years, artificial intelligence (AI) has been a buzz word in the tech sector. China is also actively exploring this area.
Source: CGTN | 2018/2/20 14:37:24

Hyundai to promote fuel-cell vehicles in China in 2018

After a turbulent year of plummeting sales, and discord with its joint venture partner and dealers in China, South Korea's Hyundai Motor Group said it will promote its fuel-cell energy vehicles (EVs) in China to contribute to the development of China's hydrogen fuel cell vehicle industry.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/20 8:44:42

Africa's largest oil summit opens in Nigeria

The first edition of what is said to be Africa's largest petroleum summit opened in Nigeria's capital Abuja on Monday, with an aim to revive the oil industry in Africa.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/20 3:28:05

China Mobile conducts 400G optical transmission test

China Mobile's Research Institute recently conducted a lab test for single-carrier 400G optical transport networking (OTN), the first test of its kind for domestic carriers, the Xinhua News Agency reported on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/19 16:52:49

China's energy revolution calls for rethink by fossil-fuel ports: expert

A logistics researcher in Zhoushan, East China's Zhejiang Province has called for a timeout in building massive ports for crude oil imports, as the nation's energy consumption transformation could make billions of yuan worth of investments obsolete.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/19 8:53:55

Community banks close down as shift of strategy

A number of community banks, branches set by banks in resident neighborhoods for service convenience, have been closing down in recent months in major Chinese cities, as banks are changing in their business strategies.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/18 12:36:08

Alibaba Cloud denies its setting up cryptocurrency mining platform

Chinese internet giant Alibaba's cloud computing business, Alibaba Cloud, denied on Sunday that it is planning to launch its own cryptocurrency mining platform.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/18 12:19:51

China's industrial capacity utilization hits five-year high

China's industrial capacity utilization hit 77 percent in 2017, the highest level in nearly five years, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/18 9:25:04

CCTV New Year Gala Promoting Africa-China Friendship

Unlike Western New Year celebrations, Chinese New Year is never on a fixed date - and the festivities for 2018 started with an "Icebreaker" Chinese New Year Dinner.
Source: Zhejiang Normal University website | 2018/2/17 23:58:36

US suggestion Chinese imports are national security threat are 'groundless': MOFCOM

A US trade report suggesting some Chinese imports “threaten to impair national security” is groundless and fails to adhere to facts, said a senior Chinese trade official from the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/17 16:19:45

China says US report on steel, aluminum imports "groundless"

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) Saturday criticized a US government report on steel and aluminum product imports, saying the findings were "groundless" and do not tally with the facts.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/17 15:49:13

US plan to restrict metals imports faces domestic opposition

A plan proposed by the Trump administration to restrict steel and aluminium imports drew broad opposition from domestic stakeholders and the international community.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/17 15:48:04

2018 Canadian Int'l AutoShow held in Toronto

Featuring more than 1,000 cars, trucks, SUVs, concept cars and classics, the largest Canadian annual automotive expo kicked off on Friday and will last until Feb. 25.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/17 14:54:13