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.

Chinese company to support Lebanon in digital transformation

Lebanon's Minister of State for Information Technology Adel Afiouni announced on Friday that China's Tsinghua Holdings is interested in helping the Lebanese government in its digital transformation project.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/19 23:13:26

Customs ratchet up publicity campaign against ivory-buying tourists

At the departure hall of the Changsha Huanghua Airport, milk-white bracelets, necklaces and chopsticks were placed on an azure velvet table. However, there were no price tags. Instead, a blackboard next to them indicated that they were ivory crafts seized by customs authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/19 20:50:57

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

China leads BRI with full tech support

China is going all out to provide science and technology support for cooperation projects in countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) with continuous financial and talent investment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/19 20:48:40

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

Iran plans to reform currency by deleting 4 zeros from monetary unit

Iran plans to reform its currency rial by removing four zeros from the monetary unit, the Eghtesadonline news website reported Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/19 9:56:53

New trade agreement between US, Mexico, Canada "positive" for US economy: report

If fully enforced, the trade agreement struck between the United States, Mexico and Canada late last year "would have a positive impact on US real GDP and employment," the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) said in a report released Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/19 9:42:32

China's FX regulator vows wider opening of capital account

China's foreign reserve regulator vowed on Thursday to make further reforms that will benefit foreign investors in the year ahead, a move that is in line with the country's broad efforts to open up its financial market and create a favorable environment for overseas investors in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 21:21:21

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

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

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