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China moves swiftly to back domestic chips

After a sober reflection on the country's over reliance on foreign chips prompted by a US move to cut off exports to Chinese telecom company ZTE Corp, the Chinese government ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/23 20:08:40

Global mobile phone accessories market to hit 255 billion USD by 2023: study

Global mobile phone accessories market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 2.3 percent to reach about 255 billion US dollars by 2023, a market research ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 9:33:12

Demand from China pushes up Malaysia durian farming

Rising consumption and prices have driven large-scale durian farming in Malaysia, thanks to its rising prominence in China.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/5/22 21:33:41

Natural rubber contract

The first deal in which natural rubber produced in South China's Hainan Province is covered by an insurance policy and a futures contract has been inked in the southern island ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/5/22 21:28:39

Car tariffs to be cut to 15% as part of opening pledge

China will cut import tariffs for cars and auto parts, the Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday, making good on China's pledge to further open up the world's largest auto ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/22 21:23:40

Car tariffs to be cut to 15%

China will cut import tariffs for cars and auto parts, the Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday, making good on China's pledge to further open up the world's largest auto ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/22 20:03:39

Northeast city bordering N.Korea vows to crackdown on ineligible home purchasing activity

To rein in runaway home prices, local housing authorities in Dandong, a Chinese city bordering North Korea in Northeast China's Liaoning Province, rolled out a slew of policies on Tuesday, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/22 13:33:39

Nation set to initiate policies in support of VR development

China will make policies to support research and development of core virtual reality (VR) technology and facilitate its integration with other sectors, an official said Monday.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/5/21 21:28:39

Fuel cell breakthrough

Catalysts for hydrogen fuel-cells can now be mass produced thanks to a significant breakthrough by Chinese researchers, according to a report by domestic newspaper Science and Technology Daily on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/21 21:23:40

Nation to play significant role in global energy system: expert

China has abundant resources in hydropower development and will play a significant role in the global energy system, an expert said on Monday at the Beijing Forum on Hydropower and ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/21 21:08:40

Outbound tourism expands during reform and opening-up

The island of Islay in Scotland is likely to receive more tourists from China, though it has few famous museums or luxury shopping centers.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 9:56:43

Shenzhen aviation deal

Investment firm US-China Capital Inc and the Guangdong Province Port Economic Development (Shenzhen) Company on Saturday signed a strategic agreement to cooperate in the field of general aviation, according to ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 20:53:39

WeChat announces stricter rules on external links, will hit video-sharing platforms

Tighter restrictions on external links announced by WeChat on Friday might be a "blow" to video platforms that pose threats to it, an industry insider told the Global Times on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 20:38:39

Apple futures fuel "speculative boom"

In less than five months, China's apple futures have fuelled a "speculative boom" among investors, with the highest daily turnover reaching 616.3 billion yuan (about 96.65 billion US dollars). Chang ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/20 10:32:03

US dairy farmer eager to take milk products to China

Sitting in the Fair Oaks Farms Café, with a cup of coffee and a plate of sandwich on the table in front of him, Mike McCloskey harbors an ambition in ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/20 9:19:17

German manufacturing orders rise despite growing uncertainty: figures

Germany's manufacturing sector experienced a surprising increase in new orders in March, official figures by the Federal Statistical Office showed on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/19 8:28:34

B&R helps drive African economic growth: Standard Chartered

The China-proposed Belt and Road (B&R) initiative is playing an increasingly vital role in improving the economic growth of Africa through rising investment in sectors like infrastructure, agriculture and energy, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/18 19:08:41

US regional manufacturing sector continues to expand in May: survey

The May Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey indicated the manufacturing sector in some eastern US states continued to grow, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia reported on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/18 8:33:15