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More Chinese to visit Italy, Switzerland


Joining the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) would be a good choice for countries around the world as it brings joint economic development, cultural exchanges and jobs. It seems that the most immediate benefit for those who sign a BRI deal is a tourism boom driven by Chinese visitors as peak vacation season approaches.


Hohhot housing policy underscores cities' need for talent amid shifting economy

New policies to attract talent by many Chinese cities show the cities are anxious about their long-term development momentum, and retaining talent is the most direct way to cope with the problem, analysts told the Global Times Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 21:08:40

Public image of key executives can be 'double-edged sword'

A public relations campaign built around an entrepreneur could be a double-edged sword, Chinese analysts said, as an alleged instance of sexual assault misconduct by Chinese e-commerce company JD.com Chief Executive Richard Liu Qiangdong continued to ferment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 21:03:40

China to increase imports of corn, but won't change quota

China is expected to increase corn imports in the coming years after having reduced stockpiles in recent years, according to a report published on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 20:58:39

Chinese netizens lament reported Lay's potato chip price hike

Reported news of PepsiCo's proposed price hike for its Lay's potato chips and Cheetos puffs has made millions of Chinese consumers frown, some lamenting increased costs for the snacks as life and work pressure continue to mount in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 20:48:39

Historic edition

An employee shows the special edition stamp for Chinese mythological novel Journey to the West at a post office in Shenyang, capital of Northeast China's Liaoning Province on Saturday. The special edition, with a total face value of 11.40 yuan ($1.70), includes four small stamps and a small sheet featuring different plots of the novel. Thousands of stamp collectors have already bought the set.
Source: VCG | 2019/4/21 20:38:39

Chinese govt meeting discusses new sci-tech board

The Chinese government's emphasis on information disclosure for IPOs for the impending science and technology innovation board shows that this is the most critical factor for the new board to succeed as the country moves away from the approval system, experts said on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 20:14:56

Economic cooperation with China under BRI helps Cambodia diversify economy, strengthen resilience

Cambodia, a firm supporter of China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) , has been benefiting in various areas through comprehensive economic cooperation with China to diversify its economy and strengthen resilience, Cambodian officials.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/21 19:21:01

Sony eyes China's lucrative anime market as other sectors wane

Japanese conglomerate Sony is reportedly planning to expand its presence in the fast-growing anime market in China, as the company faces tough times in its other businesses including smartphones, and as China vows to improve protection of intellectual property rights (IPR).
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 19:13:40

More Chinese to visit Italy, Switzerland

Joining the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) would be a good choice for countries around the world as it brings joint economic development, cultural exchanges and jobs. It seems that the most immediate benefit for those who sign a BRI deal is a tourism boom driven by Chinese visitors as peak vacation season approaches.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 18:33:41

Malicious claim for CIA to declare Huawei gets funds from PLA

Claims that China's Huawei Technologies is funded by Chinese security agencies are groundless, morally malicious and show a lack of understanding about how the world's tech giant is operated and managed. The claims also reflect ongoing efforts of the US to crack down on the advanced global 5G player, which are in line with Washington's zero-sum game approach, industry insiders said Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 18:13:39

Over 200 Fortune 500 companies sign up for 2nd CIIE

More than 200 Fortune 500 companies have signed up for the second China International Import Expo (CIIE), according to the organizer.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/4/21 17:03:39

China, Australia bonded by wine

If he could travel back in time, Yuan Shichao would go back to 2011 to thank himself for his “crazy” decision.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/4/21 16:58:39

Audi pushes e-strategy

Audi is presenting its visionary Audi AI:ME concept car at Auto Shanghai 2019, along with three other electric models, the Audi AIcon, the Audi e-tron and Q2L e-tron. The lineup from the "Four Rings" is well aligned with the auto show's theme: the future of driving.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 16:48:39