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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.


China securities regulator imposes record fines in 2018

China's securities watchdog toughened punishment on illegal market activities last year amid strengthened supervision, with total fines and administrative penalties reaching a three-year high.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/21 8:12:12

China to build Guangdong's Hengqin District into international tourism island

China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) recently unveiled the Construction Plan for Hengqin International Recreation Island. According to the plan, China will develop the Hengqin District in southern Guangdong Province into an international tourism island in its efforts to further integrate the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 18:26:33

Ethiopian Airlines considers adding China's C919 planes to fleet

Ethiopian Airlines (ET) Group CEO Tewolde Gebremariam on Thursday said the air carrier is considering adding China's C919 passenger planes to its aircraft fleet.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 15:59:29

BMW to recall over 360,000 vehicles in China

BMW will recall 360,001 vehicles in China to replace defective airbags, according to a State Administration for Market Regulation statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 13:58:41

China mulls amendment to securities laws

A draft amendment to the Securities Law was submitted Saturday to a bimonthly session of the National People's Congress Standing Committee, China's top legislature, for a third reading.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 13:49:44

Apple expands program to recycle old iPhones

A staff checks parts of iPhone dismantled by recycling robot Daisy of Apple at a workshop in Austin, Texas, the United States, April 15, 2019. Apple said Thursday that it will quadruple the number of outlets in the United States where customers can send their iPhone to be disassembled by its recycling robot, Daisy. (Photo: Xinhua)
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 10:27:57

Chinese, Ukrainian firms open major solar plant in Ukraine

China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) and Ukraine's largest private energy holding Donbas Fuel and Energy Company (DTEK) on Friday inaugurated a major solar power plant in Ukraine's central Dnipropetrovsk region.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/20 10:21:22

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