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China's Xiaomi takes lead in showcasing first 5G model

Xiaomi showcased the first fifth-generation (5G) version of its flagship smartphone – Mi MIX 3 – on Thursday, becoming the first domestic vendor to do so.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 22:48:47

Malaysia aims to be a regional transshipment hub

Malaysian Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook said on Thursday that Malaysia seeks to become China's transshipment hub for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/6 22:48:47

Shanghai biomedicine plan

Shanghai has unveiled a three-year action plan to build high-end manufacturing parks for biological medicine by 2020, as the city seeks to become a biomedical innovation hub, local officials said ...
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2018/12/6 22:48:45

S&P to add A shares

US-based financial services firm Standard & Poor's (S&P) announced on Wednesday that it would include certain Chinese A shares in its Dow Jones Indices' Global Benchmark, reversing a previous decision ...
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2018/12/6 22:48:42

BAIC plunges on report Daimler may raise stake

Hong Kong-listed BAIC Motor Corp's shares slumped on Wednesday after Bloomberg reported late Tuesday that Germany's Daimler AG is considering increasing its stake in its joint venture (JV) with the ...
Source: Reuters - Global Times | 2018/12/6 20:59:01

Sanya to open more international air routes in 2019

The coastal city of Sanya in south China's island province of Hainan plans to open 15 more international flights in 2019, the city government said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/6 16:48:07

Myanmar earns 260 mln USD from cattle export in 12 months

Myanmar has earned 260 million US dollars from export of over 200,000 cattle since the announcement of permitting live cattle export a year ago, the official Global New Light of ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 16:17:38

China vows serious punishment for IPR breaches

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the country's top economic planner, along with 37 other government agencies, on Tuesday issued a joint memorandum on penalties for serious breaches of ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:23:45

Cruise firm expands operations

Hong Kong-based Genting Cruise Lines said on Tuesday that its Dream Cruises brand is expected to welcome a third member after two years of operation, and it will have a ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:13:40

China's Jiefang truck sets sales record

FAW Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd, a truck subsidiary of China's leading automaker FAW Group, sold a record 299,273 Jiefang trucks in the first 11 months of 2018, the company said ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 17:14:08

US manufacturing sector expansion accelerates in November

The expansion of US manufacturing sector accelerated in November compared with October, data released Monday by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 8:58:26

Bank of America takes key step of its Brexit preparations

Bank of America announced on Monday that the merger of its U.K. banking entity was completed as a preparation for Britain's possible departure from the European Union (EU).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 8:26:07

China sees more Russia crude

China imported 23.37 million tons of crude oil from Russia through the China-Russia oil pipeline in the first 10 months of 2018, up 71.35 percent year-on-year, authorities said Monday.
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2018/12/3 22:53:41

India urged to stabilize its currency before a yuan-rupee payment plan with China

China may avoid using a yuan-rupee payment system in the short term as the Indian currency is neither stable nor an official reserve currency, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/3 22:43:40

Taiwan's manufacturing contracts in November

Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/3 14:52:14

Industrial robot output up

China's industrial robot output increased 8.7 percent year-on-year in the first 10 months of 2018, slower than the 9.3-percent growth for the January-September period, according to official figures.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 20:58:40

China's Hainan raises annual tax-free shopping quota to 30,000 yuan

Tourists visit an international duty free mall in Sanya, south China's Hainan Province, Dec. 1, 2018. Effective on Saturday, China's Hainan Province raised its annual tax-free shopping quota to 30,000 ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 11:14:07

China has 325 mln motor vehicles

China had 325 million motor vehicles and 407 million licensed drivers as of early December, the Ministry of Public Security said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 21:10:50