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Huawei Facts webpage launched, firm vows transparency, openness in global market


Faced with growing obstacles in overseas markets in recent months, China's Huawei Technologies has not been intimidated and scaled down its global ambitions. Instead, the company has come up with more measures to become more open and transparent.


One of world's largest container ships docks at Greece's Piraeus

COSCO Shipping Pisces, one the world's largest container ships with a capacity of 20,000 TEU, docked at Greece's Piraeus port on Friday afternoon, after sailing nearly a month from China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 16:22:16

China to ensure safety of aquatic products: official

China will implement strict measures to ensure the safety and quality of aquatic products, though the product safety and quality have improved in recent years.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 15:42:28

Uber registers 3 bln USD in revenue for Q4 2018

US ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc. Friday reported 3 billion US dollars in revenue for the fourth quarter of 2018, representing a 25-percent year-on-year increase.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 14:40:31

China's smartphone shipments down 11.4 pct in January

China's smartphone shipments fell 11.4 percent in January to 32.15 million units, data from the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT) showed Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 14:03:26

Amazon leads 700-mln-USD investment in electric truck startup

US online retailing giant Amazon is leading a 700-million-US-dollar funding round for electric truck startup Rivian Automotive, Rivian said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 11:59:26

Chinese bidders welcome to build road for Croatian port: minister

Croatian Minister of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure Oleg Butkovic told reporters on Friday that Chinese bidders are welcome for a major road construction project in Rijeka, local daily newspaper Novi list reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 9:49:56

US industrial production falls in January for first time in 8 months

US industrial production fell 0.6 percent in January, the first decline in eight months, the US Federal Reserve reported Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 9:48:34

Portugal's economy cools in 2018 but remains above EU average

The Portuguese economy grew by 2.1 percent in 2018, down 0.7 percentage points from that of 2017 and slightly below government expectations, local media reported on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 9:46:59

China, U.S. conclude new round of high-level economic, trade consultations

China and the United States held the sixth round of high-level economic and trade consultations in Beijing from Thursday to Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 8:17:56

China's CRRC sets up financial leasing arm for overseas services

China's CRRC, the world's largest supplier of rail transit equipment, has recently opened its financial leasing subsidiary in a bid to expand its business overseas.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 23:55:13

'The Wandering Earth' a milestone in China's sci-fi film genre: official

China's film authority has hailed the first domestic sci-fi movie blockbuster, “The Wandering Earth,” which has grossed 3.1 billion yuan ($458 million) at the box office as of Thursday, a milestone in the country's development of science fiction films.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/15 20:58:15

Jim Rogers denies visiting North Korea on Kim's invitation, but keen on investment prospects

Jim Rogers, renowned investor and chairman of Rogers Holdings, denies he will visit North Korea in March at the invitation of the country's leader, Kim Jong-un.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/15 19:08:40

Chinese president meets US trade representative, treasury secretary

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday met with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who were here for a new round of China-US high-level economic and trade consultations, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 18:43:57