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Military-civilian integration aids India anti-satellite ability

Military-civilian integration may be behind India's newly obtained anti-satellite (ASAT) capacity, although that capacity is still at the preliminary stage and lags behind leading countries, a Chinese military analyst said ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/10 21:53:41

Foxconn's 'iPhone city' shifts focus to orders for Huawei as industry chain upgrades

Foxconn Zhengzhou Science Park, the biggest iPhone factory in the world, is undergoing a transition as it recovers from the smartphone industry downturn in 2018 and moves into the era ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/10 21:38:40

China's rare-earth imports from Myanmar will decline

China is likely to trim imports of rare earths from Myanmar starting next month, which an analyst said will help relieve oversupply in China. The country will also tighten its ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/10 21:08:41

JD.com denies reports of massive layoffs as online sector wanes

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com doesn't plan layoffs of up to 12,000 people, the company has said in a statement to the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/10 20:53:40

High-precision barge launched for massive Shenzhen-Zhongshan bridge project

China launched on Tuesday a gravel leveling barge, Yihangjinping 2, that will serve a key role in the construction of the Shenzhen-Zhongshan Bridge in South China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/9 21:03:40

Huawei rumored to sell 5G chipsets to Apple as the US company is allegedly struggling with rollout of new products

China's Huawei Technologies is reportedly considering selling its advanced 5G chips to US smartphone giant Apple, which is allegedly struggling with the rollout of 5G products. A Chinese industry insider ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/9 19:03:40

China set to eliminate Bitcoin, virtual currency mining: NDRC list

Bitcoin's price has been on a bull run this month, but the virtual currency could soon feel a chill from China, as government agencies and officials signal that they might ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/9 18:58:41

China integrated circuit industry sales reach 97.3 bln USD in 2018

China's integrated circuit (IC) industry sales reached 653.2 billion yuan (about 97.3 billion US dollars) in 2018, according to an official with the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/9 15:08:26

Govt announces 13 new job titles in high-tech sector

Top regulators have announced 13 new job titles mostly for technology-related industries in China, a move that experts said will promote quality employment and entrepreneurship, as well as facilitate reforms ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 21:53:40

VC expands drive to nurture AI talent amid China's push in the sector

DeeCamp, a summer camp hosted by Sinovation Ventures to turn artificial intelligence (AI) ideas into reality, announced plans on Monday to double its student intake to 600 compared with last ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 21:23:40

Chinese chemical firms face regulation

China's chemical industry is expected to face tough regulation from both central and local governments that will likely lead to closures of many small plants and prompt consolidation within the ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 19:38:40

Sites providing 'red tourism' in China experience business boom during Qingming holidays

Tourism in China boomed during the three-day Qingming holidays, with so-called “red tourism” sites commemorating the country's revolutionary heroes drawing even bigger crowds of Chinese citizens.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 19:28:40

California's capital looks for more Chinese investors

For the purpose of promoting mutual understanding of the investment environment and related investable projects between Chinese and US enterprises, California state, the US, held Sacramento's promotional event conference "Smart ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 16:03:39

China, EU deepen environmental cooperation

A delegation headed by Karmenu Vella, the EU Commissioner of the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, visited China from April 1 to 3 to deepen China-EU environmental bilateral relations.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 15:58:39

China's major oil, gas platform to be shipped to South China Sea

"Dongfang 13-2 CEPB," the second largest offshore oil production and processing platform in China, was completed for shipment at the Gaolan Port in the city of Zhuhai in south China's ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/8 8:27:40

China's graveyards are country's hottest real estate

In China, cemetery plots for the dead are becoming more expensive than apartments for the living as the price per square meter in graveyards has exceeded that of housing in ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/7 22:28:40

While S. Korea, US claim to lead in commercial 5G, China will win the race: analysts

While South Korea and the US have been arguing with each other over the launch of the world's first 5G network, creating hype for local carriers, Chinese analysts said that ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/7 22:23:40

China textile overseas investment flows to BRI region

Countries and regions along the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) have become major destinations for China's overseas investment in the textile sector, an industry association has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/7 7:25:34