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New rules to shake up China's cash loan industry: analysts

China's new rules aimed at cleaning up the cash loan market is expected to bring a massive shake-up in the industry, with thousands of unlicensed businesses to be impacted, according ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/4 17:08:57

Consensus grows at Internet conference

The 4th World Internet Conference opened on Sunday in Wuzhen, East China's Zhejiang Province, aiming to build an open cyber community that brings benefits for all.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 23:13:39

Boost for oil, gas exploration

China will step up exploration for oil and gas and develop unconventional resources to ease the country's reliance on imports, a research center said over the weekend.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2017/12/3 21:53:39

Nation's NEV frenzy drives lithium demand

The booming Chinese market for new-energy vehicles (NEVs), boosted by government policies, is fueling a global hunt for lithium, a silvery-white metal that is vital for making electric cars batteries. ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 20:08:39

Chinese group tours to S. Korea restart after 8-month suspension

A group of 32 Chinese tourists departed Beijing Capital International Airport for South Korea on Saturday, after an eight-month group travel suspension ended, Chinanews.com reported.
Source: China Plus | 2017/12/3 14:09:49

Karachi power station opens, part of CPEC

The first unit of a coal-fired power plant built by PowerChina was inaugurated on Wednesday in Port Qasim, Karachi, Pakistan, a key project in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/30 22:38:39

Goods from Chengdu

A Sino-European railway service, carrying 34 tons of kiwi fruit, sets off from Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan Province, on Wednesday.
Source: VCG | 2017/11/30 21:33:39

Shell, carmakers race to deploy European highway charging network

Royal Dutch Shell is working with top carmakers to deploy ultra-fast chargers on Europe's highways as it seeks to get ahead of rivals in the race to remove one of ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2017/11/30 18:47:08

Deal with Volvo signals transition to fleet operator

Uber plans to buy up to 24,000 self-driving cars from Volvo, marking the transition of the US company from a ride-hailing app to the owner and operator of a fleet ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2017/11/30 18:47:07

New services, deals

Airbus, Rolls-Royce and Siemens have come together to develop a hybrid electric engine as the race intensifies to advance battery technology and electric motors to lower flying costs and move ...
Source: Global Times - Reuters | 2017/11/30 18:23:39

Int'l agro machine, technology expo opens in Vietnam

The International Exhibition on Machineries and Technologies of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery (Growtech 2017), the first of its kind in Vietnam, kicked off here on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 17:30:36

Visitors to Vietnam

Vietnam received about 3.6 million Chinese visitors between January and November, a year-on-year gain of 45 percent, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism said on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times-Agencies | 2017/11/29 21:43:39

Beijing court upholds verdict on P2P fraud

A court in Beijing on Wednesday rejected appeals by executives of a Chinese online peer-to-peer (P2P) company, who were given jail terms for cheating the public out of large amounts ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 21:28:40

China encourages development of industrial tourism

China is encouraging industrial tourism, with plans to build 100 such tourism bases on the national level by 2020.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 16:00:05

US launches anti-dumping investigations against Chinese aluminum products using rarely-used tactic

The US Commerce Department on Tuesday launched anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duty investigations into Chinese aluminum products using a rarely-used "self-initiation" tactic, despite worries about potential harm to China-US trade ties. ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 14:41:01

Rapid progress

Visitors are seen in Wuzhen, East China's Zhejiang Province, where the fourth World Internet Conference, also known as the Wuzhen Summit, will start on Sunday.
Source: VCG | 2017/11/27 22:33:39

China drives Australian citrus

Australia's citrus fruit industry has experienced a boom on the back of high demand from China, a recent report by Citrus Australia revealed.
Source: Xinhua-Reuters | 2017/11/27 21:23:40

TCM for pets becomes popular

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) treatments have become very popular among pet owners across the country, with more pets receiving such care and the number of TCM veterinary clinics rising, industry ...
Source: Xinhua-Reuters | 2017/11/27 21:23:39