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Inland nuclear power station in the pipeline

The establishment of inland nuclear power plants will not only boost local employment and ensure a steady power supply, but will also reduce the reliance on fossil fuel energy sources ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/20 22:58:39

Aviation sector soars

China's civil aviation sector posted strong growth in passenger trips and cargo transportation in 2016, official data showed Monday.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2017/2/20 22:43:40

Coal companies’ profits surge as govt put limits on output, prices hike

Domestic coal enterprises saw their profits surge in 2016, official data showed, and experts attributed the gains mainly to government efforts to limit coal output.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/20 22:43:39

Inland nuclear power station in the pipeline

The establishment of inland nuclear power plants will not only boost local employment and ensure a steady power supply, but also reduce the reliance on fossil fuel energy sources and ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/20 19:38:39

India’s satellite launch ramps up space race

Following India's record-breaking satellite launch last week, China will likely fast-track the commercialization of its rocket launches to vie for the world's burgeoning small satellite launch market, according to Chinese ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/19 22:48:39

Slower property growth

China's investment in the property sector will likely expand at a slower pace in 2017 as the government looks to curb speculation, while infrastructure spending is expected to maintain a ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2017/2/19 22:18:39

Hebei cities’ steel production capacity reduction plan incomplete: newspaper

Three cities in North China's Hebei Province's that should have finished their steel production capacity reduction plans in October 2016 are still "in the planning and preparation" stage, mainly due ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/19 22:08:39

South Korean government to exchange land with Lotte for the deployment of THAAD

South Korea's fifth-largest conglomerate Lotte Group is expected to sign a land-swap deal with the South Korean government at the end of February to "exchange the company's golf course with ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/19 16:43:39

Canadian Int'l AutoShow kicks off

The Aston Martin-Red Bull concept hypercar AM-RB 001 is seen during the 2017 Canadian International AutoShow at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Canada, Feb. 17, 2017. As the ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/18 11:53:16

China to see "handsome growth" in 2017 NEV sales

Sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) in China will continue to see "handsome growth" this year despite a plunge in January sales, an official said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/18 10:44:36

China unwavering in steel capacity cut: official

China will be unwavering in its efforts to eliminate excess steel production capacity this year, an official said Friday. Xu Lejiang, vice minister of industry and information technology told a ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/18 8:09:07

EU to invest 444 mln euros in energy infrastructure

Member states of the European Union (EU) on Friday approved the European Commission's plan to invest 444 million euros (473 million US dollars) in key European energy infrastructure projects.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/18 7:56:24

Supertanker TI Europe seen in Ningbo, east China

The supertanker TI Europe is seen at a berth in Daxie port zone of Ningbo-Zhoushan Port in Ningbo, east China's Zhejiang Province, Feb. 15, 2017. The ship TI Europe left ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/17 10:55:04

Mechanical sector growth

China's mechanical industry developed rapidly last year, buoyed by the fast-growing auto and electrical appliance segments, the China Machinery Industry Federation said.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2017/2/16 23:13:39

China seeks FDI with favorable policies

The Chinese government has announced new policies to attract foreign manufacturers to the country amid an economic structural adjustment and global economic slowdown. Experts noted that as new advantages surface, ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/15 22:53:40

Audi falls behind in nation’s luxury-car race

German automaker Audi AG reported a record monthly drop in sales in January across the Chinese market, losing ground in the luxury-car sales race in the country for the first ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/15 22:33:40

China-Venezuela commission oversees refinery expansion project

The China-Venezuela Joint Commission on Tuesday is reviewing the expansion of the Puerto La Cruz refinery, according to Venezuelan Vice-President of Planning and Knowledge Ricardo Menendez.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/15 11:29:56

Car-sharing services taking the fast lane in China

On Valentine's Day, shops and stores often make promotions to attract couples, but it is Beijing singles who are benefiting this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/15 8:28:49