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Huawei welcomes Germany govt's approach on 5G network vendors

Chinese technology giant Huawei said on Wednesday it welcomed "the move the German government has taken to create a level playing field for 5G network vendors."
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/18 12:22:40

Europe accelerates 5G rollout

5G has now moved from hype to reality in Europe.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 19:33:40

Huawei opens 4G chipset sales to compete with Qualcomm, others

Huawei's in-house semiconductor company HiSilicon has announced that it has begun to sell its 4G chip, the Balong 711, on the open market for the first time.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 17:09:35

Sunrise and Huawei establish first 5G joint innovation center in Europe

Coordinating with Huawei, its strategic partner, Sunrise pioneered the introduction of the 5G network in Europe. By operating the initial 5G project in Europe, the two companies are strongly committed to providing 5G applications for both private and public sectors. The joint innovation center aims to assist Switzerland forging its 5G ecosystem. Meanwhile, in Opfikon (Switzerland), the headquarters of Sunrise, both the companies will enable the 5G application scenarios which have been previously launched or are about to be commercially applied.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 15:13:40

Indebted businessman Jia Yueting's monthly income was $93,810 before filing bankruptcy

Embattled Chinese businessman Jia Yueting's recent financial situation has been exposed, following the news of his filing for personal bankruptcy in the US. Jia's monthly income was roughly $93,810 over the past six months.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 13:03:40

Dior's map of China omits the island of Taiwan, angering Chinese people

Well-known cosmetics brand Dior has issued a Chinese statement apologizing for one of its staff members displaying a map of China that omitted the island of Taiwan at a company recruitment event on Wednesday. Following the apology, Chinese net users urged the brand to make an apology on foreign social media platforms.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 10:55:30

Huawei sees faster revenue growth in first three quarters of 2019 despite US ban

Huawei shipped more than 185 million smartphones in the first three quarters of 2019, up 26 percent year-on-year, despite a US ban that hurt its ties with US suppliers, the company said in financial results released on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 20:53:40

Flying into the future

A full-scale flight simulator of China's domestic C919 wide-body passenger plane is showcased at an expo at high-tech hub Zhongguancun in Beijing
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 19:43:40

Consumers show real doubts about Jinzi Ham's artificial meat

Artificial meat can't replace real meat in the short term as the technology isn't mature, although there's a need for it in the market amid food security and health issues, a Chinese expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 18:57:02

Revealed: How Many Private Customers Have Preordered Russia's Aurus Brand Luxury Cars

Aurus, a new family of premium-class Russian automobiles first unveiled at last year's presidential inauguration, has received extensive interest from private individuals, companies and governments.
Source: Sputnik | 2019/10/16 18:41:29

Huawei sees faster revenue growth in first three quarters of 2019 despite US ban

Huawei shipped more than 185 million smartphones in the first three quarters of 2019, up 26 percent year-on-year, despite the US ban hurting on its ties with US suppliers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 17:02:54

China's Jack Ma to eye education, entrepreneurs and Africa after stepping down from Alibaba

Alibaba founder Jack Ma said that his biggest mission in the coming future will be to look at ways at how education can be done differently and to empower young entrepreneurs in Africa, in his role as the founder of the Jack Ma Foundation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/16 14:29:30

Chinese exporters get stronger amid trade war

Chinese exporters are adapting their strategies from diversifying their target markets to upgrading their offerings to cope with a harsh winter for global trade in which “survival of the fittest” is more true than ever.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 22:13:40

NMN's longevity function questioned

It's very hard for anti-aging NMN supplements to achieve the advertised effects, a Chinese expert has said, amid rising popularity for the supplement in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 21:33:01

Rents for retail spaces in Hong Kong cut as riots take toll

Rents for shop space in Hong Kong plunged by 10.5 percent in the third quarter, as months of riots in the city took a toll, local media outlets reported, citing a report by US commercial real estate services CBRE Group Inc.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 21:28:41

Hot relief from cool weather

A consumer grabs a hot drink at a convenience store in Beijing on Tuesday. The sales of hot drinks in convenience stores have jumped 10 percent on a daily basis as the capital's weather has rapidly cooled. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2019/10/15 21:23:40

Making light of work

Workers take pictures at a new 500-kilovolt power transformation project in Zhoushan, East China's Zhejiang Province on Tuesday. The project raises the power transmission capacity by 3.3 times and improves the safety and stability of local power transmission. Photo: IC
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 21:16:15

Baidu shifts some R&D from US to China

Baidu Inc is shifting part of its research and development (R&D) work for the autonomous-driving project Apollo from the US to China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 21:16:02