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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

Ethiopian Airlines considers adding China's C919 planes to fleet

Ethiopian Airlines (ET) Group CEO Tewolde Gebremariam on Thursday said the air carrier is considering adding China's C919 passenger planes to its aircraft fleet.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 15:59:29

BMW to recall over 360,000 vehicles in China

BMW will recall 360,001 vehicles in China to replace defective airbags, according to a State Administration for Market Regulation statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 13:58:41

Apple expands program to recycle old iPhones

A staff checks parts of iPhone dismantled by recycling robot Daisy of Apple at a workshop in Austin, Texas, the United States, April 15, 2019. Apple said Thursday that it will quadruple the number of outlets in the United States where customers can send their iPhone to be disassembled by its recycling robot, Daisy. (Photo: Xinhua)
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 10:27:57

Chinese, Ukrainian firms open major solar plant in Ukraine

China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) and Ukraine's largest private energy holding Donbas Fuel and Energy Company (DTEK) on Friday inaugurated a major solar power plant in Ukraine's central Dnipropetrovsk region.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 10:21:22

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 | 2019/4/19 20:49:03

Apple expects greater cooperation with China on clean energy

Apple is expecting more cooperation with China on clean energy as it released its 2019 Environment Report on Thursday that outlines its climate change solutions ahead of the Earth Day, which falls on April 22.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/19 15:18:17

Bound for Russia

A China-Europe freight train loaded with Great Wall Automobile vehicles departs from Handan, North China's Hebei Province on Thursday. The train, which will transit the Manzhouli land port, will arrive in Moscow after 15 days. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2019/4/18 21:08:41

China, France raise cooperation ahead of 2nd BRI forum

Economic and trade cooperation between China and France has been strengthened ahead of the upcoming second Belt and Road Forum with a strong start to bilateral trade this year and amid ongoing cooperation projects.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 21:08:41

China's expanding social credit system improves management efficiency

China's social credit system exposed more dishonest entities in the first quarter of 2019, and a broader range of areas will be included in the evaluation of personal social credit in the future, China's top economic planner said on Thursday
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 21:08:40

Japan to lose from ban on Huawei in 5G era

Japan is likely to lose sound opportunities in the development of 5G technology and bear more costs if the country joins the US and insists on restricting cooperation with Chinese companies like Huawei, industry insiders said Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 21:03:40

Amazon makes adjustments in China

Amazon is notifying sellers that it will no longer operate a marketplace nor provide seller services on its Chinese website from July 18, the company said in a statement sent to the Global Times on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 21:03:40

Switzerland applauded for joining BRI

A decision by Switzerland to join the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has garnered much praise in China, where analysts call the move a crucial step that will open up massive possibilities for cooperation and strengthen bilateral trade and economic ties.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 20:28:40

More details about deal with Apple might come out in May: Qualcomm

More details of Apple-Qualcomm deal might come out though its quarterly earnings conference call scheduled in May, Qualcomm told Xinhua on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/18 20:08:28

China set for electric vehicle charging lead

The boom of new-energy vehicle (NEV) sales in recent years has seen a related improvement in charging approaches and technologies in China, but the infrastructure still needs coordinated efforts by government bodies and enterprises, industry observers and executives told the Global Times during the Shanghai Auto Show.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 18:33:40

The world's first 5G hotel

At this hotel in South China, a 5G-powered service robot guides guests to their rooms and chats with them in the elevator. Fast and stable networks enable virtual reality (VR) gaming, and everything is connected to the cloud.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 16:53:40

End of Apple's golden era won't halt Chinese suppliers' innovation

With an agreement between China and the US to end the year-long tariff war seemingly within reach, Apple – which has contracted with a growing number of Chinese suppliers and forged deeper ties with China – can finally take a breath.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 16:48:40