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Guizhou the front runner of China's big data industry

Guizhou Province, one of the least developed regions in China, has become a leading hub for China's big data industry, gathering Tencent and other global tech giants as the country's ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/29 19:02:01

China, EU vital partners on AI

China is unique and essential for Europe's artificial intelligence (AI) strategy, and vice versa, said a European business leader.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/5/29 18:33:40

China acts tough on insurance industry violations

Chinese regulators have taken a tough stance against violations in the insurance industry, meting out millions of dollars in fines in the first four months of 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/29 14:00:06

UN telecom agency pinpoints four pillars for sustainable development

Infrastructure, investment, innovation and inclusion, or the "4 I's", are the pillars for the information and telecommunication sector to advance the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next decade, ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/29 9:28:23

Five satellite navigation industrial clusters formed in China

Five satellite navigation industrial clusters have been formed in China, although there is a bubble risk in some of the industrial parks, experts said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/28 22:28:40

NIO files for US IPO

Chinese electric vehicle start-up NIO, backed by Tencent, has filed for a planned IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, according to a Bloomberg report on Monday, citing people with ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/28 21:28:40

Australia increases Takata recall

Australia said on Monday it was recalling an additional 1.1 million cars fitted with Takata Corp air bags, increasing the size of the country's biggest-ever compulsory recall to just under ...
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2018/5/28 21:23:40

China, India launch IT industry cluster to boost cooperation

A China-India IT industry cluster was launched Sunday in southwest China's Guizhou Province, in a bid to step up cooperation between the two countries through integrated development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/28 6:13:59

Major breakthrough

China has made major breakthroughs in the creation of new protein biotechnologies and has developed biological drugs with immune functions, Yang Xizhong, executive vice president of the Chinese Foundation for ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/27 22:33:39

Fortnite approved for release in China

Epic Games' Fortnite, one of the world's best-grossing games at the moment, has been approved by China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism, opening the nation's vast market to the popular ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/27 21:53:40

Xi calls for international cooperation in big data

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday called for enhanced international exchange and cooperation in the development of the big data industry.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/27 11:46:37

Chinese automakers face little impact from additional tariffs: analyst

A move by the US to explore imposing additional tariffs on imported cars and auto parts has encountered widespread opposition.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/25 23:18:41

Braking deficiencies mean Tesla Model 3 fails to get Consumer Reports nod

Influential US magazine Consumer Reports will not recommend Tesla Inc's Model 3 sedan, saying on Monday that the vehicle braked slower than a full-sized pickup truck, taking the shine off ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/5/25 5:03:43

Toyota to drive into EV segment in GAC vehicles

Toyota Motor Corp is taking an unprecedented route to meet China's stringent green car quotas: Its showrooms will sell an electric vehicle (EV) without the Japanese company's distinctive triple-oval logo.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/5/25 5:03:42

Gismo China

Royole Corp on Monday launched a smart writing device called RoWrite to bring the traditional notepad into the digital age.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/25 5:03:40

Acer to unveil new Chromebooks

Acer Inc unveiled its first line of high-end laptops running Google's Chrome OS on Wednesday, as the computer maker looks to help Google in its effort to win over business ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/5/25 5:03:40

Sales of imported cars increase as import tariffs cut

Major automakers have announced price cuts for cars imported into China ahead of a tariff cut that takes effect on July 1, leading to a "buying spree" in major cities ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/24 21:38:41

High-tech giants plan new hires in France for AI

Several international high-tech giants, including IBM, Microsoft and Uber, have announced plans to creat new jobs in high-tech areas, including of artificial intelligence (AI), on occasion of the summit "Tech ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/24 11:10:07