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Volvo recall over software

A total of 16,582 Volvos are being recalled in China due to a problem with the software in the Vehicle Connectivity Module, according to the State Administration for Market Regulation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 20:58:39

China looks forward to forming closer trade ties with India: experts

China and India need to boost bilateral trade and attach more importance to building up bilateral relations with one another amid the trade protectionism of the US, experts told the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 20:53:41

Industry upgrade ignites vocational training boom in Pearl River Delta

Long before graduation, the sixth class of students at the Dongguan Technician College in South China's Guangdong Province were snapped up by employers.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 20:53:39

Allowing foreign majority stakes in Chinese JVs shows China is delivering on financial sector opening: experts

China will accelerate the further opening-up of its financial markets to foreign institutions, trying to phase in a fair and transparent financial market environment with more vitality, industry analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 20:33:39

Firms welcome China-US trade consensus, but negotiations pose uncertainties

Chinese and US business representatives expressed relief about the truce on more trade tariffs reached by the two countries' leaders on Saturday, but experts warned that some uncertainties remain.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 20:30:05

Easy riders

A Shanghai resident uses the mobile app “Metro Daduhui,” developed by Alibaba's payment platform Alipay, to pay for subway fares in Ningbo, East China's Zhejiang Province. The app, which uses the world's first remote QR scanning technology, enables passengers in Shanghai, Ningbo and Zhejiang capital Hangzhou to ride the metro in any of the three cities, a sign of further regional connectivity in China's economic powerhouse Yangtze River Delta. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/12/2 19:38:41

BAIC recalls 70,000 electric vehicles

Chinese automaker BAIC Motor Corp will recall about 70,000 electric vehicles due to brake booster flaws, according to the country's market regulator.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 19:38:40

China, UK agree to green BRI plan

The Green Finance Committee (GFC) of the China Society for Finance and Banking and the City of London's Green Finance Initiative (GFI) on Friday jointly published a set of green finance guidelines for the China-proposed Belt and Road initiative (BRI).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 19:38:40

China-Laos railroad

The first China-Laos Railway T-shaped concrete beam was successfully erected at the site of China Railway No.2 Engineering Group (CREC-2) in capital Vientiane on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 19:38:39

Taxpayers pay 31.6 billion less thanks to new brackets

Chinese people found their tax liabilities on their October pay slips had dropped drastically after new tax brackets were adopted on October 1, according to the State Administration of Taxation (SAT).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 19:33:39

Argentina seeks to export more agriculture products to Chinese market amid trade tensions

Argentina is seeking to export more agricultural products to China, as progress has already been made after the two countries reached agreement on cherry exports, and are continuing negotiations on honey and pork exports, according to media reports on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 19:13:39

China's BAIC Motor to recall 70,000 electric vehicles

Chinese automaker BAIC Motor Corp. will recall about 70,000 electric vehicles due to brake booster flaws, according to the country's market regulator.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 20:26:01

China approves UBS to gain control of securities JV

China's securities regulator has approved UBS AG's plan to gain a majority stake in its mainland securities joint venture (JV).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 18:07:25

Chinese automaker Byton brings concept electric SUV to LA Auto Show

The 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show kicked off on Friday at the Los Angeles Convention Center with Chinese automaker Byton bringing its new concept sport utility vehicle (SUV) to the ten-day event.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 13:57:59

Chinese firm offers scholarships to under-privileged learners in rural Kenya

Chinese tiles manufacturing firm, Twyford Ceramics Limited on Friday awarded 35 young learners from semi-arid Kajiado County located about 60 kilometers south east of the capital, Nairobi with scholarships to enable them to complete their studies amid financial constraints in their families.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 9:07:03

Fiji Airways becomes first carrier in Pacific Islands to fly Boeing 737 MAX jet

Fiji Airways Friday took the delivery of the first Boeing 737 MAX passenger plane in Seattle, Washington State, which makes it the first carrier in the Pacific Islands to operate such a model of single aisle aircraft.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 9:04:54

Boeing delivers 2,000th airplane to China

Top U.S. aircraft manufacturer Boeing Company on Friday delivered its 2,000th airplane to China, which is a milestone for the U.S. aircraft maker in the world's largest commercial aviation market.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 8:31:07

US will lose 5G race if it continues to close markets: analysts

The US will lose its edge in the race to develop 5G, the next generation of mobile internet networks, by taking a protectionist stance and excluding Chinese companies from its market, industry representatives said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/30 23:53:46