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China sees rocket tech boost


China will master rocket recycling technology on its new CZ-8 carrier rocket by 2020 and challenge the US monopoly in the field, China Media Group reported on Thursday.


Didi announces Auto Alliance with 31 car firms for operator platform

Didi Chuxing announced on Tuesday the launch of the Didi Auto Alliance with 31 partners from the automotive industry, in a bid to establish a full-capacity vehicle operator platform.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:58:40

China fast-tracks nuclear energy industry

China is fast-tracking the development of third-generation nuclear power plants both in terms of domestic design as well as nuclear projects under construction, a situation that experts said reflects the "sheer size" of State players that have abundant capital and the ability to absorb risks.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:53:42

Tencent helps Chinese youth pursue and realize their dreams

Young people have always pushed the development of society with their imagination, individual and social pursuits and innovation. The reform and opening-up, which opened the door for China to go to the outside world, also brought enormous opportunities for Chinese youth. Looking back at the past 40 years since the reform and opening-up, it is the dreams of Chinese youth that illuminates the future of China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:48:39

Despite tough regulations on short online videos, sector is expected to see growth with more positive content

Chinese authorities recently launched several crackdowns on short video platforms, urging them to perform thorough content reviews. The regulations show how authorities are determined to purify China's online environment and have so far been successful. Despite these measures, experts said that the sector still has sound growth potential and that the platforms are expected to improve in quality by screening out vulgar and inappropriate content while championing more positive material.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:18:40

China unlikely to repeat LNG import surge

China is unlikely to see a repeat surge in liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports this coming winter as the world's largest energy consumer has learned from the previous cold season to keep demand under control, the head of China International United Petroleum & Chemicals Co (UNIPEC) said on Tuesday.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:18:40

Yuan rises as companies step up dollar selling after bounce

China's yuan edged up against the US dollar on Tuesday as companies continued to sell dollars and lock in profits after the greenback hit a three-month high.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:18:39

Mainland stocks post best gains in 2 months

Chinese mainland stocks rallied strongly on Tuesday, led by property and consumer shares.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:13:40

Fourth West Lake Summit held in London

The fourth West Lake Summit on the Global Alternative Investment Fund opened in London on April 23.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 18:13:40

2018 Nanjing Xianlin Half Marathon opens

The starting gun went off at the 2018 Nanjing Xianlin Half Marathon in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province on the morning of April 21. Tens of thousands of marathon runners participated in the competition, including those who came from 22 other countries and regions, such as the US, Japan, South Korea, Ethiopia and Kenya.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 16:58:40

3D tech meets Chinese landscape paintings

Artist Xu Qinsong's landscape painting exhibition took place in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province on April 22, showcasing around 100 representative personal artworks.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 14:53:39

China Skateboard Club tournament finals a success

The China Skateboarding League - the Final and the International Skateboarding Open took place in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province on April 22. The events are currently the highest level skateboarding events in China and are divided into domestic and international competitions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 14:48:40

China's Alibaba signs agreement with automakers to connect cars to homes

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has signed an agreement to supply its artificial intelligence technology to global automakers, assisting Mercedes-Benz, Audi, and Volvo car owners in China to control their cars from home.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/24 11:38:08

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor starts to deliver benefits to Pakistani people

The completion of some of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects has brought great benefits to local people, but "it is just a beginning of CPEC and a big change is taking place around," Shaukat Paracha, a senior Pakistani journalist said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/24 10:58:03