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Vehicle sales edge up in November; industry body sees weakness ahead

China's vehicle sales grew a slow 0.7 percent in November, prompting an industry association official to strike a guarded note for sales in the world's biggest car market this year ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2017/12/13 18:35:30

Audi drops plan for Ducati sale

Germany-based Audi has abandoned plans to sell its Italian motorcycle brand Ducati, Chief Executive Rupert Stadler said, in a sign of confidence that the carmaker expects to be able to ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2017/12/13 18:35:30

Everbright boss to step down

Tang Shuangning, chairman of China Everbright Bank, a joint-stock commercial bank, is to step down from his current post due to age limits, media reports said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/12 21:53:40

Caution expressed over PPP railways

Experts expressed a cautious view of the development of China's private-led railways, as news of the latest of these projects emerged on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/12 21:43:39

China's cybersecurity market worth nearly 7 bln USD: report

Revenue from China's internet security industry will reach 45.71 billion yuan (6.91 billion US dollars) this year as a technological boom is pushing the emerging sector onto the fast track. ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 18:13:15

Southeast Asia's Internet economy to hit 50 bln USD in 2017: report

Southeast Asia's Internet economy is estimated to reach 50 billion US dollars in 2017, with a compound annual growth rate at 27 percent, according to a report jointly released by ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 17:17:25

Chinese visitors' spending in Australia hits all-time high: survey

Spending by Chinese tourists in Australia has hit an all-time high, a major tourism study said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 16:06:17

US Internet leaders, pioneers urge lawmakers to cancel vote on net neutrality rules

A group of US Internet leaders and pioneers, including a co-founder of US tech giant Apple Inc., urged the country's lawmakers Monday to cancel a forthcoming vote to repeal net ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 15:34:51

Walking into China-constructed intelligent marine fishing ground

Photo taken on December 8, 2017 shows the world's first semi-submersible intelligent marine fishing ground in the Norwegian Sea. The main body structure and system assembly of the fishing ground ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 15:13:07

Drone laws coming

An array of management guidelines for small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in East China's Zhejiang Province were discussed during a provincial meeting held around the end of November, meaning that ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/11 21:48:40

Panasonic batteries

Japanese electronics manufacturer Panasonic will start to mass produce batteries for electric motorcycles and low-speed electric cars at its lithium battery plant in Wuxi, East China's Jiangsu Province, the Japan-based ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/11 21:48:39

China's new energy vehicle sales surge in November

Sales of China's new energy vehicles increased over 80 percent in November from a year ago to 119,000 units, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) announced on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/11 16:45:04

China may take top spot in global shipbuilding orders over S.Korea

China's shipyards may capture the top position for new orders worldwide in 2017, outpacing those in South Korea, South Korean newspaper Aju Business Daily reported on Friday, citing marine industry ...
Source: CGTN | 2017/12/11 13:27:35

New air deal paves way for more flights from China to Britain's regions

Britain's regions are set for an economic boost after a landmark agreement for a 50 percent boost in the number of flights allowed between Britain and China, Transport Secretary Chris ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/11 7:21:54

Clean energy to exceed coal in China's power generation

Clean energy, including nuclear power and renewable energy, is expected to exceed coal in China's electricity generating capacity in about ten years, a senior official has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/10 21:57:01

323 arrested for health product fraud

Police in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality have arrested 323 suspects for posing as medical experts to sell "health products" to the elderly and patients, the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/10 16:45:35

China's move from coal to gas: What you need to know

China's Ministry of Commerce announced that imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) would be increased to meet high levels of demand, after several areas of northern China were left facing ...
Source: CGTN | 2017/12/10 10:21:38

Tech start-ups look to Shenzhen

Adriana Vazquez grew up in Mexico City, studied in Pennsylvania and worked in New York. But it was Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong Province, known as the "Silicon Valley of China," ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 15:03:39