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Ford in drive to rebuild ties with China

After 20-odd years of “marriage” in China, Ford Motor Co is having relationship issues.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/3/21 18:57:44

US soy growers say "no" to trade war with China

US soy growers have voiced their deep concern and opposition to the Trump administration's tariffs on imports from their largest trading partner China, fearing the unilateral move could cost their ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/24 7:26:12

US metal tariffs unjustifiable on national security, says EU

European Union (EU) leaders said here Friday they regretted the decision by the United States to impose import tariffs on steel and aluminium, adding these measures could not be justified ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/24 7:15:31

Chinese-sponsored esports arena opens in Las Vegas

Esports Arena Las Vegas, invested by Chinese esports company Allied Esports, opened in Thursday night at Luxor Hotel and Casino in western US city of Las Vegas.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/24 7:13:51

Rice farmers go high-tech for higher sales

For data-sensitive customers, detailed information about the origins of a product can be a strong selling point.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/24 7:12:35

US steel tariff measures criticized at WTO

US President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs on Friday were largely criticized during a World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting in Geneva.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/24 7:10:49

Natural gas chemical industry calls for cooperation between US, China

With the growing production and relatively low cost of natural gas in the United States, there is much room for the US and China to cooperate in the natural gas ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/24 7:09:05

Nation lists 164 companies as unicorns: report

China had 164 unicorn companies at the end of 2017, of which 10 super unicorns reported a market value of over $10 billion each, a report showed on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/23 19:53:41

Trade war could hurt US LNG exports as US makes stupid move: expert

Commenting on US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' talk that China's simplest solution to reduce its trade gap with the US is to buy more US liquefied natural gas (LNG), a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/23 11:28:30

Beijing issues licenses for self-driving car road tests

Beijing issued temporary license plates for Baidu's self-driving vehicles for public road testing on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/23 7:59:39

China's growth bolsters analytics industry, though penetration still lags behind

China's big data industry has been growing fast in recent years, a response to the country's strong economic development stimulus, though the penetration of data usage in domestic companies still ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 23:57:16

Digital economy

China is set to enact and roll out policies for the development of the digital economy and further promote measures regarding the Internet Plus strategy, said an official from the ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/3/22 21:53:41

PetroChina gains stakes in two UAE concessions

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and China on Wednesday signed two deals for China's national oil company to acquire stakes in two UAE offshore concessions, in a bid to enhance ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/3/22 21:48:39

Hunan deregulates CNG prices

Central China's Hunan Province will no longer set prices for compressed natural gas (CNG) used by vehicles from April 1, State-run Hunan Daily said.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2018/3/22 21:23:39

ADB signs $250m loan deal on geothermal heat

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Thursday it would provide a $250 million loan to Sinopec Green Energy Geothermal Co (SGE) and Iceland's Arctic Green Energy Corp (AGE) to ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/3/22 21:18:39

Trade giant

An ultra large-sized ore carrier named “Ore Tianjin” docks at a port in Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province on Thursday. The carrier, delivered by Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Group on the ...
Source: VCG | 2018/3/22 19:48:39

New services, deals

Hainan Airlines Hainan Airlines opened a direct flight from Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong Province, to Brussels on Tuesday. It is the airline's third direct flight from China to the Belgian capital ...
Source: Global Times - Reuters | 2018/3/22 19:38:39

Unmanned industrial aircraft market to grow 30% annually in next three years: official

The market share of the unmanned industrial aircraft sector in China is expected to witness an annual growth rate of 30 percent in the three years leading up to 2021, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 17:18:39