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China pushes listed companies to strengthen Party building


The government is pushing domestically listed companies to strengthen Party building and to participate in construction of an ecological civilization, according to an amendment on governance regulations for domestically listed companies.


2018 Le Tour de France Events in China to Kick off

The 2018 Le Tour de France Events in China hosted a press conference in Beijing on June 4, during which the details of the upcoming events in China were revealed to the public.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:23:39

G-EXPO World Football Summit held in Bengbu Ancient Dwelling Expo Park

On June 6, “Prince Zebra” Alessandro del Piero led 1,600 stars across the arch starting line engraved with the words “G-EXPO Star Running,” thus announcing the formal opening of the first G-EXPO World Football Summit.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:13:40

Mainland offers 600 internships for young Taiwanese: spokesperson

The Chinese mainland will provide around 600 internships in various industries for young Taiwanese in the coming months, a spokesperson in Beijing said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/13 17:39:50

Mainland stocks fall as ZTE plunge rocks market

Chinese mainland stocks slid on Wednesday, as a slump in shares of ZTE sent shivers through the market, and as investors looked to the US Federal Reserve policy decision later in the day.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/6/13 17:18:40

Chinese regulators call on brokers to end zero-fee bond underwriting, threaten probes

Chinese regulators have called on the country's brokers to stop underwriting bond deals for free and warned they would probe what they consider to be “unfair practices” that risk disrupting markets.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/6/13 17:18:40

CSRC suspends IPO submissions of 6 accounting firms

Online reports erupted on Tuesday, saying that the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has suspended the acceptance of new IPO and refinancing materials submitted by six major domestic accounting firms.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 17:18:39

China fuels clean energy development with wind turbines

Three Chinese-made typhoon-resistant offshore wind turbines, some of the world's most powerful of their kind, have been running at full capacity this month in the Xinghua Gulf of East China's Fujian Province.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/6/13 17:13:40

Pernod Ricard seeks growth

France-headquartered Pernod Ricard, a world-leading distiller, is expecting double-digit growth in the Chinese mainland market in the fiscal year from July 2017 until this month, a company executive said on Wednesday at its Capital Market Day conference held in Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 17:13:39

China, UK hold hands to build mutually beneficial tech ecosystem

The UK and China have a leading role to play in global tech, and working closer will open up new business opportunities, said the founder of Tech London Advocates (TLA) at the third annual China-UK Hi! Tech Festival.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 17:08:39

China upgrades speed of homegrown maglev train to 160km per hour

State-owned CRRC Co Ltd has rolled out an upgraded 160-kilometer-per-hour 500-passenger commercial maglev train in Zhuzhou, Central China's Hunan Province, media reports said on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 13:43:40

ZTE shares plunge after US settlement, but market upbeat on long-term growth of chip sector

Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp's shares on the Chinese mainland and in Hong Kong took a nose dive during the first day of trading on Wednesday after a nearly two-month suspension, following a settlement reached with US regulators that cost the firm billions of dollars but avoided a supplier ban from the US.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 13:18:39

NAFTA auto rules of origin talks bog down, says Mexican expert

Talks to update automobile rules of origin as part of the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) bogged down, a Mexican expert said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/13 11:37:53

Paris, Beijing to work together on AI, smart cities

The Greater Paris Region and Beijing Municipality signed on Tuesday a five-year deal to focus on smart cities and sustainable development, Greater Paris Region President Valérie Pécresse told a press conference held in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 23:23:40