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Chinese publisher to take action against Pinduoduo for pirated book sales

People's Literature Publishing House has announced that it will take legal action against the online group discounter Pinduoduo for selling pirated books.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/3 13:17:10

Amazon Prime Video service to be integrated into US Comcast's TV platform

US major Internet and TV service operator Comcast said Thursday that it has forged partnership with American e-commerce giant Amazon to integrate Amazon Prime Video service to its TV platform.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/3 8:27:47

Apple becomes first 1-trillion-USD listed company in US history

US tech giant Apple became the first American company that saw its market cap hit 1 trillion US dollars in the US history after its shares rose 2.8 percent to a session high of 207.05 dollars around midday trading on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/3 7:37:53

Over 1,000 Ryanair flights cancelled in July, affecting nearly 200,000 customers

Over 1,000 Ryanair flights were cancelled in July, affecting nearly 200,000 customers, said the Ireland-headquartered airline on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/3 7:33:09

Tesla looking for local investors to fund proposed $5b factory in China: analyst

Tesla is likely to get investment from Chinese partners, an analyst told the Global Times, after Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday that the US-based carmaker is seeking domestic partners to help fund the construction of a $5 billion factory in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 21:58:40

Google may launch China search, supervision 'a challenge'

There is a possibility that Google can re-enter the Chinese market with what is reported to be a “censored version of the search engine,” but it will be a huge challenge for Chinese regulators due to the lack of a relevant supervision mechanism, said an analyst.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 21:53:40

HNA explores Radisson sale

State-owned hospitality group Jin Jiang International Holdings Co is weighing a bid for HNA Group Co's US-based Radisson Hotel Group, according to a report from Bloomberg on Thursday, citing sources.
Source: Agencies | 2018/8/2 21:43:39

Huawei beats Apple in global sales, needs one or two years to overtake Samsung

It is not surprising that China's Huawei has overtaken Apple to become the world's number two smartphone seller, as shown by second-quarter data from market research firms, said industry analysts. However, it might take a year or two to shake South Korean Samsung's status at the top.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 21:13:40

China 'fully prepared' for US threat to escalate trade row

China is fully prepared for the US threat to escalate bilateral trade tensions and has to take countermeasures in response to safeguard the nation's dignity and the public interest, to defend free trade and the multilateral system, and to protect the common interest of countries around the world, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 21:03:40

Chinese stocks drop more than 2 percent on trade war woes

Chinese stocks registered the largest daily slide in months, after concerns over an escalation of the China-US trade war caused the stock market to lose over 2 percent on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 20:08:39

Apple to reduce junk messages

Apple Inc is working with Chinese telecom firms on finding ways to reduce junk messages which are received through iMessage, said media reports on Thursday.
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2018/8/2 19:48:40

Conrad Beijing 2018 mooncake gift boxes on sale now

The Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated by families and friends all across China. A delicately selected mooncake gift box filled with round delicious morsels that represent the harvest moon is a symbol of unity, completeness and harmony, and the most traditional way to send your sincerest best wishes to all.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 19:28:40

Mid-Autumn Festival at The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing

To present you and your loved ones with a joyous Mid-Autumn Festival celebration, The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing has crafted four different boxes of mooncakes with authentic recipes and fillings with customized packaging, making them the ideal gift for your family, friends and guests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 19:28:39

Mid-Autumn Festival at NUO

Discover authentic Chinese culture with NUO Hotel Beijing during this year's Mid-Autumn Festival. To celebrate China's rich cultural and culinary heritage, the hotel has designed a signature range of mooncakes, one of China's most treasured and traditional festival treats.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 19:23:40

Chinese company finds its tune in children's market

Since 2017, anyone arriving at or departing from the Beijing Capital International Airport would have seen young travelers riding on suitcases in the shape of the famous cartoon character Shaun the Sheep.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 19:18:39

China-Europe aviation soars

Fast-growing market demand for civil aircraft and rapid development of the aviation industry offer unprecedented opportunities for cooperation between China and Europe, a partnership which has seen remarkable progress in recent years.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/8/2 17:48:39

New services, deals

New aviation services, deals
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/8/2 17:43:39

Starbucks, Alibaba to provide coffee delivery service in China

Starbucks Coffee Company and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd announced a strategic partnership Thursday in Shanghai that will enable a seamless Starbucks Experience in China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/2 15:03:38