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Higher costs drag down non-ferrous metal profits

China's non-ferrous metal industry reported aggregate profits of 123.45 billion yuan ($17.81 billion) from January to September, down 9.6 percent year-on-year, official data shows.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/11/25 19:33:39

Assets of most China's consumers locked in housing market: industry report

The assets of most Chinese people are locked in the domestic real estate market, which is weakening basic consumption, domestic news site finance.sina.com.cn reported over the weekend, citing a recent ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 19:28:39

China's female tourists outnumber male in seeking overseas DIY travel: report

Chinese women are showing a stronger interest in traveling overseas without using a travel agent than men as the outbound tourism market burgeons in China, a newly released travel report ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/11/25 19:23:39

Spanning the decades

A view of the still-closed Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge and its observation tower in Nanjing, capital of East China's Jiangsu Province on Saturday. The double-deck road and rail bridge, originally ...
Source: VCG | 2018/11/25 18:58:40

Stocks plunge amid G20 outcome worries

Chinese shares closed sharply lower on Friday, with shipbuilding firms among the heaviest losers.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/11/25 18:53:39

Higher costs drag down profits of China's non-ferrous metal industry

China's non-ferrous metal industry reported an aggregate profit of 123.45 billion yuan (17.81 billion US dollars) from January to September, down 9.6 percent year on year, official data showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/25 11:59:59

Senior legislators discuss legislative work to foster, regulate AI development

Senior legislators on Saturday met to study and discuss the legislative and supervisory work to foster and regulate the development of artificial intelligence (AI).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/24 23:13:29

China's lottery sales up 12.2 pct in October

China's lottery sales rose 12.2 percent year on year to 42.23 billion yuan (about 6 billion US dollars) in October, official data showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/24 19:50:33

China-made metro train coaches to be exported to India come off production line

The first three subway train coaches produced by Chinese train manufacturer CRRC Dalian Co., Ltd for the major Indian city of Nagpur have come off the production line, according to ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/24 17:01:01

Dongfeng Yueda Kia recalls vehicles in China over defective engines

Dongfeng Yueda Kia Motor Co., Ltd. will recall 68,567 automobiles due to cases of faulty engines, according to China's market regulator.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/24 16:58:53

Apple's iPhone users are 'invisible poor', Huawei's affluent: study

Most users of Apple's iPhone line in China are generally less educated with meager monthly incomes, while users of Huawei models tend to be high-end businesspeople with more education and ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/22 22:23:40

Android license policy has little impact on smartphone vendors

Google's new license-fee policy will have little impact on Chinese smartphone vendors in overseas markets, as some have been shifting their focus away from cutting prices to gain market share ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/22 21:53:40

Chinese firms get prepared for lengthy China-US trade tension

Chinese companies need to have long-term preparations for deteriorating global trade but the ongoing trade war between the US and China will not intimidate domestic firms, business representatives said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/21 23:08:40

Relative comfort

A relative of a patient operates controls in a sleeping pod of a “Capsule Hotel” installed in the Henan No.1 Hospital in Luoyang, Central China's Henan Province on Wednesday. There ...
Source: VCG | 2018/11/21 18:43:41

New swine fever case

China has confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in central China's Hunan Province, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 18:43:40

Chinese actress Zhao Wei barred from holding positions in listed companies

Billionaire Chinese actress Zhao Wei and her husband have been barred from taking on key positions at listed companies for five years for violating securities regulations, the Shanghai Stock Exchange ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/11/21 18:28:41

Chinese investment boosts Croatian wind farm project

A Chinese-invested wind farm project near Croatia's Adriatic coastal city Senj officially kicked off on Tuesday. The 156MW Senj wind farm project is operated by Energija Projekt d.d., a company ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 18:04:53

US stocks close sharply lower as retail, tech lag

US stocks plunged on Tuesday, with the Dow erasing more than 500 points, amid disappointing retail earnings and tech sector slide.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 8:40:50