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8th Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters ends

The 8th Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters (LEBM) came to an end at the National Stadium, "the Bird's Nest," on Sunday. Starting on October 12, the event featured six levels of competition such as the Longines Grand Prix, BMW Elite Class, Team Championship, Dashing Challenge Class, the BMW Drive & Jump Competition and the U14 New Star.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/18 20:48:40

Huawei Mate 20 features innovation, AI capabilities

The newly-unveiled high-end Huawei Mate 20 features the latest mobile advances in processing, artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities, battery and memory card, which showed that the Chinese tech firm is getting closer to foreign rivals such as Apple and Samsung.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/18 18:33:40

Chinese, Dutch firms ink massive commercial deals for innovation

Chinese and Dutch companies inked a number of deals during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's visit to the Netherlands this week, including a deal to set up a plant in China to boost the country's new-energy ambitions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/18 18:28:40

Sinopec invests 2 bln yuan in poverty relief in 30 years

China Petrochemical Corporation (Sinopec Group) has contributed 1.93 billion yuan (about 279 million US dollars) to poverty reduction in the past three decades, according to a white paper released by the company.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:43:02

Tesla gets land for Shanghai factory in 'solid step' toward production

US electric car producer Telsa Inc has acquired a site in Shanghai for a factory only three months after signing a deal with city authorities, the company said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 22:13:40

China's reduction in US Treasury holdings to be normal in coming months: analysts

A reduction by China in holdings of US Treasury securities may become normal in the next few months as the country strives to prevent potential risks in the markets amid the ongoing trade war with the US, experts told the Global Times Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 22:08:40

Carrefour, JD Daojia deal

China's on-demand logistics e-commerce platform, Dada-JD Daojia, announced on Wednesday a strategic collaboration with French retail giant Carrefour.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 21:38:41

Record visits to Canada

Canada received a record number of Chinese tourists in 2017, and it is expected to welcome more than 760,000 travelers from China this year, according to a note sent to the Global Times on Wednesday, after the Showcase Canada 2018 was held in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 21:38:40

CNOOC's LNG contract

China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) has signed a liquid natural gas (LNG) supplementary agreement with Total SA, a French multinational integrated oil and gas company, domestic news site thepaper.com reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 21:33:43

Wanda denies Sunac takeover

Commercial property company Wanda Group on Wednesday denied that Sunac China would take over its cultural tourism business, claiming that it would continue to invest in the sector because of its good prospects.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 21:33:42

China-US snow sports cooperation unimpeded by trade war: insider

China-US cooperation in snow and ice sports is a rare breath of fresh air amid the ongoing bilateral trade war, a Chinese industry expert said on Wednesday, after a meeting between Beijing Mayor Chen Jining and US Burton Snowboards founder Jake Burton Carpenter.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 21:28:40

China becoming global superpower in AI: Danish diplomat

The world is seeing a major change from “the West toward the East” due to the rapid development of China's technology industry, especially in artificial intelligence (AI), where China is becoming a global superpower, Casper Klynge, Denmark's Tech Ambassador, told the Global Times in an exclusive interview in Beijing on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 20:43:42

China's Huawei steps up in high-end smartphone segment

Telecom giant Huawei Technologies Inc is striving to consolidate its footprint in the global high-end smartphone market – an area where Chinese companies have largely fallen behind foreign producers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 20:18:40

Tesla gets land for production in Shanghai

US electric car producer Telsa Inc has acquired a site in Shanghai for a factory only three months after signing a deal with city authorities, the company said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 19:38:41

Full dining experience in Bali's Mandapa Ritz-Carlton Reserve

Ubud is the mysterious cultural and spiritual center of Bali Island, Indonesia, a vacation paradise. The Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, is located along the magnificent Ayung River in Ubud and rests against the vast stretches of paddy fields.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 18:38:41

2018 Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon sets pace in Beijing

The Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon Beijing, sponsored by Wanda Sports China, opened its fire shot at Beijing Olympic Forest Park on Saturday. This is the fifth leg of the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon series in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 18:33:40

Daring domestic drone development delivers in Soaring Town

In an industry base in the outskirts of Xi'an, capital of Northwest China's Shaanxi Province on Monday morning, a swarm of drones were hovering and buzzing overhead, each loaded with tested packages weighing from less than 1 kilogram to dozens of kilograms.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 17:23:40

Ford launches new SUV tailored for Chinese market

The Ford Territory, an all-new SUV exclusive to the Chinese market, debuted Tuesday as part of the U.S. auto maker's "in-China, for-China" strategy.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 13:28:17