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Chinese male borrowers have more P2P defaults than females: report

Chinese men generate three times defaults on peer-to-peer (P2P) online loans as the opposite sex, domestic news site 21jingji.com reported on Wednesday, citing a report on credit.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/23 22:38:41

China's aviation industry embraces digital era

China's civil aviation industry is accelerating its advance into the digital era, with major players sending clear signals of new opportunities worldwide.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 15:19:40

China's iconic sedan brand Hongqi reports spike in 2018 sales

Hongqi, a brand under China's leading automaker FAW Group, sold 33,028 cars in 2018, marking a 602-percent rise year on year, FAW Group said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 15:17:16

China Focus: China's rustbelt pursues service-oriented administrations to woo business

At a construction site in freezing winter, government official Shi Wei joins workers laying and burying cables underground for an aluminium company worth billions of yuan.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 9:00:57

China's oil, gas industry targets environmental improvements in 2019: report

China's oil and gas industry is set to reinforce efforts to reduce environmental impacts of its projects and operations in 2019, leading energy and shipping certification agency DNV GL said ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 8:52:38

Guizhou, home of China's 'silicon village', sees GDP surging on big data

Guiyang, Southwest China's Guizhou Province, home of China's “silicon village”, has witnessed rapid growth of the local economy, buoyed by the big data industry.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 21:18:41

India's industrial upgrade is moving fast, but can it replace China as 'factory of the world'?

Manufacturers are now beginning to build more plants in India rather than in China. India's labor costs and raw material prices are significantly lower than China's, but the country still ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 20:08:43

China's property tax plan could emerge for 2019: top expert

China's long-delayed plan to collect property tax, one of the country's biggest efforts to curb a swelling real estate market, could make headway this year, according to a top tax ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 0:01:54

SOEs' profits surge 12.9% in 2018 despite challenges on domestic, external fronts

China's massive State-owned enterprises (SOEs) saw their profits jump 12.9 percent year-on-year to 3.39 trillion yuan ($498.58 billion) in 2018 and their debt dropping slightly, official figures showed Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/21 22:03:55

Cleaning up

A floor mopping robot works at a railway station in Harbin, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province on Monday. The robot, which is more than 1 meter tall, can replace four or ...
Source: VCG | 2019/1/21 22:03:39

Shoppers' embrace of Spring Festival lifts gold sales

Sales of gold jewelry products are hitting a peak in China as the Spring Festival approaches, boosting domestic consumption.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/21 20:28:40

Mobile payments go abroad

As Chinese people travel abroad more often, they increasingly use mobile payments for their overseas expenses, according to a report from Chinese online financial services provider Ant Financial on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/21 20:18:39

Another 100 Chinese electric buses join Chilean fleet

A second batch of 100 Chinese-built electric buses joined the public transit fleet serving Chile's capital Santiago over the weekend.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/21 8:59:56

Thailand invites Chinese tourists to record-breaking sticky rice mango feast

Some 10,000 Chinese tourists have been invited to a feast in Thailand that has broken the Guinness World Record for the biggest sticky rice mango banquet ever, as a way ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/21 8:55:28

Colombo Port City to serve as BRI template

As the China-invested Colombo Port City project has completed its land reclamation, a milestone in the progress of the project, Chinese analysts said on Sunday that it is set to ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/20 22:18:41

AI new impetus for China-Russia ties

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a new area of China-Russia cooperation that will provide renewed impetus to bilateral trade and investment, analysts and industry experts said on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/20 19:53:39

Why Indian tractors sell better than Chinese ones in Africa?

According to the several market players the Global Times spoke with, India's advantages are in language proficiency, culture adaptation, as well as brand building.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/20 17:55:09

China's state grain stockpiler sees record inventory cut

China's state grain stockpiler Sinograin said Saturday that it had made breakthrough in inventory reduction last year, with record high sales of 132.73 million metric tons.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/20 8:07:57