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China splashes money on pig production

China's top economic planner the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA) are handing out one-off subsidies of no more than 5 ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 20:38:40

Global rating agency's politically biased decision 'harms itself'

Major global rating agencies are waging a rating "cold war" against emerging economies by letting their rating decisions be overshadowed by political bias to serve the interests of the developed ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 22:58:39

Meat imports surge to ease pressure from tight pork supply

China's meat imports, including pork and beef, have surged in the first eight months of the year, national data showed on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 20:33:39

Chinese retail giants see sales rise to over 7 trillion yuan

The sales volume of China's top 100 retail giants surpassed 7 trillion yuan ($983.75 billion) for the first time in 2018, with seven among 100 firms hitting a sales volume ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 19:33:39

Foreign companies remain optimistic on China market

Despite international economic uncertainties, China has maintained stable economic growth and the Chinese market remains the favorite for many foreign firms. A group of corporate giants' leaders gathered in Beijing over ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/9/8 19:28:39

New tariffs on children's books spur anxiety in US publishing industry

Jamie Fiocco, owner of Flyleaf Books, a bookstore in the US state of North Carolina, said that she has been running the bookstore for 10 years and every year has ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/9/8 19:18:39

Authorities launch new measures to stabilize pork prices ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival

Authorities across different cities in China have announced new measures in recent days to ensure pork supply and stabilize pork prices ahead of the upcoming Mid-Autumn festival holidays, an uptick ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 17:48:39

Cargo trains drive closer cooperation between Chinese, European industrial bases

In the plant of the world's top auto glass manufacturer Fuyao Group in Changchun, capital of northeast China's Jilin Province, forklifts are busy transporting windshields into standard containers.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/8 10:14:43

Nation lowers tax rate on heavy rare earths to support industry

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has formalized a new law that reduces the resource tax on heavy rare earths from 27 percent to 20 percent, a move that ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 23:48:41

China approves more Russian animal feed imports

China has begun to approve imports of more Russian agricultural goods and experts said cooperation with Russia will strengthen Beijing's position in the trade war with the US. The General Administration ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 22:58:40

Bumpy road for India's electric car revolution

Paritosh Mitra, who drives a motorized rickshaw in Delhi, knows what he wants and has saved 100,000 rupees ($1,390) to get it: an electric rickshaw.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2019/9/5 20:23:40

HK bakery's moon cakes may be destroyed due to boycott

Hong Kong-based bakery Taipan Bread & Cakes is facing a boycott in the Chinese mainland due to its board member's pro-riot online posts. Distributors in the Chinese mainland said on ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 11:53:23

Credit system expands to developers in E China's Anhui

East China's Anhui Province has rolled out a fresh "red list and black list" mechanism for property developers to regulate the sector's behavior.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 20:13:40

Costco still on hot streak after raising price

One week after the opening of the US supermarket Costco in the Chinese mainland that caused a Black Friday-like sensation in Shanghai, the Global Times visited the Shanghai Costco again ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 19:58:41

China's services sector activities expand faster in August

China's services sector in August reached its fastest expansion rate in three months as orders are picking up, Caixin released on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 12:37:05

China, UK hold forum to cooperate on green finance

It is timely that representatives from the financial sectors of China and Britain have come together to discuss how to work together for new progress in green finance, Chinese Ambassador ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/4 10:53:42

China to enhance communication ability in Northeast Passage of Arctic

China's Ministry of Transport is organizing a test team to explore the nation's short-wave communication guarantee capability in the Northeast Passage (NEP) of the Arctic.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 22:18:40

Politicizing 5G harms its devt: Chinese FM

Politicizing 5G and taking discriminative measures run against its development and the principle of fair competition, China's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang said on Tuesday, urging the US not to ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 17:11:24