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Netherlands could play bigger role in BRI: analyst


Companies from the Netherlands see great potential in the Chinese market and are actively exploring business opportunities in a wide range of sectors from logistics to technologies, as the two countries have decided to strengthen bilateral cooperation, executives said on Thursday.


Technology counselors tackle poverty

Days before the tea leaves were ready to be plucked, Liu Guoying, a tea master in the city of Wuyishan in East China's Fujian Province, is hard at work giving training sessions to teach farmers techniques for plucking and processing tea.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/4/22 17:18:08

Danish Movie Month to kick off in Beijing

Featuring 15 Danish movies with various themes and genres, the Danish Movie Month will kick off in a cultural hub, the CHAO Art Center, in Beijing during three consecutive weekends from April 26 to early May.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 16:43:39

Belt and Road forges new path to inclusive globalization

Six years into its development, the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is more celebrated as a resounding call for advancing and rebalancing globalization, forging a new pathway toward inclusive globalization that delivers widely-shared benefits.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/22 16:39:16

Festival Croisements 2019 to shed light on cultural exchanges

Festival Croisements 2019, which runs by the French Embassy in China from Friday to July 6, is an annual art festival that promotes Sino-French cultural exchanges.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 16:38:39

Huawei revenue surging 39% in Q1 despite rising US pressure

Huawei Technologies, the largest telecom equipment maker in the world, announced a staggering of 39 percent year-on-year rise in business revenue for the first quarter of 2019, continuing a stellar growth despite rising pressure from the US government.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 13:51:29

Qualcomm's failed JV in China reveals poor chipset strategy amid rising competition: insiders

US tech giant Qualcomm is reportedly shutting down its chipset joint venture (JV) in Southwest China's Guizhou Province later this month, reflecting its poor understanding of the local chip-making industry and its growing competition from local players, industry insiders said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 13:15:54

China confirms no pork imported from ASF affected countries

A Chinese official denied that China's African swine fever (ASF) epidemic originated with pork imported from Russia, according to a report from The Beijing News on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 13:08:29

Chinese Arabian-oriented tech firm launches regional headquarters in Bahrain

Chinese technology group Wonder News announced on Saturday the launch of its regional headquarters in Bahrain, which will offer services to the clients of the Gulf Cooperation Council countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/22 11:17:01

Tianhong Asset Management Co. sees profits exceed 3 bln yuan

Profits of Tianhong Asset Management Co., a leader in China's mutual fund industry, jumped 15.82 percent year on year to 3.07 billion yuan (about 458.2 million U.S. dollars) in 2018, according to a statement filed to the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/22 10:44:19

Chinese hi-tech companies enjoy more opportunities by going global

Chinese hi-tech companies should be more proactive in going global to seek more opportunities overseas, the CEO of a Chinese hi-tech toy company, which will be listed on US stock market, said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/22 8:11:25

Hohhot housing policy underscores cities' need for talent amid shifting economy

New policies to attract talent by many Chinese cities show the cities are anxious about their long-term development momentum, and retaining talent is the most direct way to cope with the problem, analysts told the Global Times Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 21:08:40

Public image of key executives can be 'double-edged sword'

A public relations campaign built around an entrepreneur could be a double-edged sword, Chinese analysts said, as an alleged instance of sexual assault misconduct by Chinese e-commerce company JD.com Chief Executive Richard Liu Qiangdong continued to ferment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 21:03:40

China to increase imports of corn, but won't change quota

China is expected to increase corn imports in the coming years after having reduced stockpiles in recent years, according to a report published on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 20:58:39