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Chinese pet owners consider boycott of US pet food imports amid rising trade tension

Chinese pet owners are considering giving up pet food imported from the US due to their increased price in the domestic market, saying that US products are not “irreplaceable” and ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/7 21:53:27

China's courier companies explore air cargo market

Chinese private courier companies are increasingly investing in the air freight business to offer swifter deliveries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/7 14:33:28

China's demand for Chilean salmon doubles: reports

China's demand for Chilean salmon doubled in the first six months of the year compared with the same period last year, local media reported on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/7 11:50:11

US, China hold huge opportunity for energy cooperation, energy experts say

The opportunity is huge for the United States and China to collaborate in clean energy innovation, paving the way for the whole world to benefit, energy experts said at a ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/7 7:35:04

US, Chinese business executives talk on tech innovation, application of AI technology

Senior business executives, researchers and industry leaders from some of China's major tech giants and US Silicon Valley companies met over the weekend in Mountain View city, west California, to ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/7 7:21:24

Trade row prompts China to use low-protein diet for pigs to reduce soybean intake

China is trying to reduce imports of soybeans through promotion of soybean substitutes amid escalating trade tensions with the US, and Chinese pork farmers have started on this effort in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/6 22:23:40

China to crack down illegal activities in P2P as disputes on the rise

China is ramping up efforts on the crackdown of problems rising from the country's peer-to-peer (P2P) online lending platforms, in an apparent effort to protect investors' interests and prevent the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/6 21:33:39

CNPC asked to secure natural gas supply

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's top economic planner, has requested that the China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) secure the supply of natural gas in the domestic market ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/6 20:18:40

Cancer drugs to become more affordable in China: report

China is on track to make oncology drugs more affordable, the China Media Group (CMG) reported on Saturday, with pricing negotiations with producers to add a range of cancer drugs ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 21:28:40

China lends trillions to SMEs, farmers as part of inclusive finance push

China has been promoting the development of inclusive finance, or credit to small and micro-sized businesses, farmers and lower-income individuals in recent years, with services becoming more diversified and digital ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 21:23:41

Chinese game firms look abroad as domestic growth slows

Chinese videogame companies, which have enjoyed double-digit growth in the domestic market, are increasingly looking to expand overseas, as the world's largest market for videogames starts to show signs of ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 21:23:39

Securities firms make 32b yuan in H1

Securities firms in China raked in a total profit of 32.86 billion yuan ($4.8 billion) in the first half of 2018, according to the Securities Association of China (SAC).
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/8/5 19:47:04

China mulls over property tax law

A draft of a Chinese property tax law has taken shape and is currently being revised and improved, media reports said over the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 19:28:39

Plain sailing passage

A driver pays at a toll station using their phone in Changsha county, South China's Hunan Province on Friday. Except for the Changtanxi and Tanhengxi toll stations as well as ...
Source: IC | 2018/8/5 18:43:39

Shanghai steel climbs 2%, coke rallies on winter curbs

Shanghai rebar steel futures climbed almost 2 percent on Friday to near a 5-and-a-half-year high amid China's plans to impose industrial production curbs during winter for the second year in ...
Source: Reuters | 2018/8/5 18:23:39

AI schooling blossoms in China amid talent shortages

All of a sudden, schools and institutions dedicated to artificial intelligence (AI) teaching and research have blossomed in China, as the country strives to become a global incubator for AI ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 17:33:39

Toyota bets cost cuts will buoy fuel cell vehicles

Toyota Motor Corp is doubling down on its investment in hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, designing lower-cost, mass-market passenger cars and sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and pushing the technology into buses ...
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2018/8/2 18:40:13

Chinese bike-sharing firm ofo denies acquisition reports

Ofo, a major bike-sharing company in China, denied media reports on Friday that claim the start-up is being acquired by Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing and Alibaba's financial affiliate Ant ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/3 22:08:40