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US FedEx sent controlled knives to Hong Kong: report

US delivery firm FedEx allegedly sent controlled knives to Hong Kong, according to the Xinhua News Agency on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 19:08:40

Chinese exhibitors upgrade security measures to prevent HK rioters from disrupting order

Exhibitors and firms in China have been upgrading security measures in recent days to prevent any Hong Kong anti-government rioters from slipping in and disrupting social orders. Some organizers also urge participants not to wear black T-shirts and black face masks – a common suit for rioters in Hong Kong – to address security concerns.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 17:11:06

China's AI face-changing app apologizes, vows not to abuse user data

China's artificial intelligence-powered face changing app ZAO apologized on Tuesday for controversies caused by its user agreement and pledged to modify the terms, after the app sparked widespread concerns in recent days over the possible abuse of users' privacy that may favor criminal activities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 13:35:59

Provincial official transferred to Chairman of China state-owned construction giant

Zhou Naixiang, former provincial official in East China's Jiangsu Province, was transferred to Chairman of China state-owned construction giant China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) on Monday, according to the CSCEC website.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 12:48:40

Huawei delivered more than 200,000 5G base stations globally

Huawei has secured more than 50 commercial 5G contracts globally, and has delivered more than 200,000 5G base stations, Xu Wenwei from the company's executive team said during the Huawei Asia-Pacific Innovation Day on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 11:28:40

Huawei secures more than 50 5G commercial contracts

Huawei has secured more than 50 commercial 5G contracts globally, and has delivered more than 200,000 5G base stations, Xu Wenwei from the company's executive team said during the Huawei Asia-Pacific Innovation Day on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 11:23:39

YMTC starts mass producing China's first 64-layer 3D NAND chips

Yangtze Memory Technologies Co (YMTC), an affiliate of Chinese semiconductor conglomerate Tsinghua Unigroup, announced on Monday that it has begun mass production of China's first homegrown 64-layer 3D NAND flash memory chips, in a move to push the nation closer to the club of major chipmaking heavyweights.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 19:58:40

Google ban on Huawei Mate 30 may prompt company to develop further: industry insiders

A reported roadblock that Huawei may face for its next flagship smartphone due to US government's blacklisting will instead help drive the Chinese company to further develop its own software ecosystem, which will enable it to gain a leading role in the industry, insiders said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 19:53:39

Ready to go

“Passengers” and employees rehearse at the Beijing Daxing International Airport over the weekend. This was the fifth full-scale exercise at the airport, involving 8,868 “passengers” and 140 flights. It was also the largest-ever practice ahead of the airport's planned start of services later this month. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2019/9/1 18:23:39

Overseas EV makers aim to break into China, but battery shortages loom

As Tesla CEO Elon Musk had a brisk chat with Alibaba founder Jack Ma Yun during the opening of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC 2019), visitors swarmed to the booth of Tesla to see the black Model 3 on display.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 18:13:39

Huawei launches open source site for Ark Compiler to promote HarmonyOS, related ecosystem

Huawei launched a website for the long-anticipated open source project Ark Compiler over the weekend, a significant step in helping global developers adopt Android coding into applications that are compatible with the Chinese company's HarmonyOS.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 17:53:39

Policy toolkit to further vitalize China's high-quality growth, boost innovation

Eyeing the huge potential of China's economic growth, the country's policymakers have made precise arrangements for high-quality development, amid measures to further boost consumption.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/9/1 17:38:39

Pakistan's digital promise

With increasing digitization and internet accessibility, Pakistan's e-commerce market is one of the fastest growing in the world, with a considerable surge in online merchants, e-commercial platforms and online payment facilities.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/9/1 17:33:39

Chinese company launches nation's first automotive-grade AI chip

China's first automotive-grade artificial intelligence (AI) chip, called Journey 2, has been put into mass production, domestic autonomous driving solution provider Horizon Robotics announced at the 2019 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC), making an early bid for a stronger position in the promising market.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 16:56:20

Court denies bankruptcy proceedings against controversial auto maker Youngman

One of the creditors of Chinese automobile producer Youngman Auto, which had sparked widespread skepticism earlier over a water-hydrogen engine, has had its application to put the auto maker into bankruptcy procedures denied by a court in East China's Zhejiang Province, because the court deemed the firm still has operating value.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 15:13:39

High-tech manufacturing remains expansive in August

The top 500 enterprises list in China for 2019 was published by the China Enterprise Federation and China Enterprise Directors Association (CEDA) on Sunday. Manufacturing companies make up the largest proportion in the top 500 enterprises in 2019 with 244 out of the top 500 list from the manufacturing sector.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 14:28:39

Alibaba E-commerce Expo in Sydney connects Aussie brands to Chinese buyers

The Alibaba E-Commerce Expo commenced in Sydney on Friday, giving local Australian and New Zealand brands the opportunity and know how to access China's ever growing online customer base.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 14:37:46

Survey shows US companies still value Chinese market amid trade tensions

The vast majority of US companies report that their China operations are profitable, and they remain committed to the Chinese market despite ongoing trade tensions and worsening business environment, showed a survey released Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 14:36:17