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HK, Macao tour guides encouraged to work in Chinese mainland

Thanks to job opportunities in the tourism sector nurtured by the growth of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, an increased number of tour guides from Hong Kong and Macao ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 20:58:40

Norwegian seafood exports to China maintain robust growth in 2019

Norway has witnessed a big jump in seafood exports during the first eight months of this year, as their total value has increased by 38 percent compared to the same ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 15:13:23

Nation's widest steel bridge set for opening in October

New Shougang Bridge
Source: VCG | 2019/9/16 20:38:39

Hainan unveils negative list to ban low-end manufacturing

Authorities in South China's Hainan Province unveiled a negative list of industries on Monday, including energy-intensive sectors that produce heavy emissions and low-end manufacturing. The move will accelerate the building ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/16 19:18:39

Grassland cultivation combats poverty and soil degradation in Tibet

Situated on the Tibetan plateau, Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has long been facing pressure from extreme weather conditions and soil degradation due to overgrazing by livestock. Over the past ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/16 17:53:39

Cooperation with China helps modernize Africa's industrial chain

Across the African continent, China-backed companies, industrial parks and infrastructure projects are helping Africa on growth quality, efficiency and industrial upgrading.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/16 17:18:39

Manufacturing remains economy's cornerstone, says Chinese entrepreneur in Obama documentary

Cao Dewang, founder of China's largest vehicle glass manufacturer Fuyao Group, stressed the importance of the country's manufacturing competitiveness. “Manufacturing is the secondary industry, and only when the secondary industry ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/16 15:08:39

Shenzhen airport sees jump in passengers, cargo business as HK declines

The Shenzhen airport in South China's Guangdong Province on Sunday reported significant rises in both passenger and cargo traffic, presenting a stark contrast to the airport in the neighboring Hong ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/15 22:43:39

Tourism revenue during Mid-Autumn Festival shows 8.7 percent gain in China

Tourism revenue and travel activity in China increased steadily during the Mid-Autumn Festival holidays, offering fresh evidence of stable consumer spending at a critical time when the economy faces persistent ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/15 22:33:39

US stocks extend moderate gains amid hopes for growth, various data

US stocks wrapped up the week on an upbeat note with mild gains, as the market was underpinned by a batch of multiple data, and Wall Street digested the European ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/15 14:50:43

China remains strong magnet for foreign investment

China's latest foreign direct investment (FDI) data have testified the country's stronger appeal to foreign investors who have shown widespread optimism in a fast-growing market.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/15 14:38:45

50-day countdown, global businesses continue to benefit from CIIE

In a small town with a population of less than 320,000 in northwest China, Wang Gang was surprised to find the same imported milk brand he saw at the first ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/15 9:21:12

China's booming computer industry a bigger cake for int'l partners

Li Jingru, a student from Yali Middle School in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province, and her classmates learnt Chinese characters as their teacher Zhou Kun, hundreds of kilometers ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/12 14:22:44

American shoppers complain about new tariffs on Chinese goods: importer of garlic, ginger

A 20 to 30-percent rise in the price of basic cooking ingredients like garlic and ginger across the US, which stemmed from the administration's trade frictions with China, has garnered ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/11 18:48:41

First press day of Germany's International Motor Show (IAA) 2019 in Frankfurt

First launched in 1897, the IAA is a leading motor show in the world. The IAA 2019 will last until Sept. 22, with the exhibition open to the general public ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/11 11:52:14

State Council rolls out new policy to support pork production, ensure stable supply

The State Council, China's cabinet, rolled out a new policy on Tuesday to support the pork industry and ensure stable supply.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 22:33:41

China-made cruiser sets sail for polar tour

The Greg Mortimer, China's first self-made cruise ship for polar expeditions, set sail for the southern Argentine city of Ushuaia Monday before launching its South Pole voyage.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/10 10:21:48

New Beijing mega airport set to become fully operational

Beijing Daxing International Airport, the mega airport in southern Beijing, is expected to be fully operational before September 15, the industry regulator said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 22:53:40