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Revamped Santa Fe key to Hyundai's hopes for ending US sales slump

Hyundai Motor unveiled on Tuesday a re-designed Santa Fe, hoping the first makeover of the sport utility vehicle (SUV) in six years will help end its sales slowdown, especially in ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/1/31 20:03:40

ZhongAn launches big data platform to serve vehicle-sector partners

ZhongAn Online Property and Casualty Insurance Co, China's first internet insurer, unveiled its big data platform called Data Cube on Wednesday, part of its effort to create a big data ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/31 19:53:39

Duties imposed on Chinese iron

The EU has set import duties on certain cast iron products to counter what it sees as dumping by Chinese producers, the latest in a series of trade measures against ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/1/30 22:28:41

Sogou bets on AI to challenge Baidu

Chinese search engine Sogou sees itself as a growing rival to search leader Baidu, as its artificial intelligence (AI) push will pay off with a bigger market share, the company's ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/30 21:18:39

Muji's China subsidiary corrects map with wrong borders

Muji (Shanghai) Co, a subsidiary of Japanese retailer Ryohin Keikaku Co (known as Muji), has confirmed that there was a "map problem" incident involving one of its product catalogues, with ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/30 21:13:40

Brick-and-mortar shops revived

With better revenues and profits, Chinese brick-and-mortar shops have begun to see signs of recovery from the impact of booming online sales.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/1/29 22:08:39

Beijing handles IPR cases

Beijing courts resolved 36,800 cases concerning intellectual property rights (IPR) in 2017, more than double the number in 2013, the Xinhua News Agency reported on Monday.
Source: Agencies | 2018/1/29 21:38:41

China pushes technology development to modernize agriculture

The general office of the State Council has issued guidelines on the development of high-tech agricultural industrial demonstration zones, highlighting the importance of technology in modernizing agriculture.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/29 20:36:03

Smartphone market poised for turnaround in 2019

Chinese smartphone makers will continue to face a market downturn in 2018, but an inflection point will occur in the second half of 2019 when gadgets with faster fifth-generation (5G) ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/29 19:13:39

AI should tackle real issues, not just competition: insiders

Artificial intelligence (AI) technologies should tackle real issues and global attention should not just focus on China-US competition in the sector, industry representatives said at a forum in Beijing on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/28 22:28:40

Clean fuel drive expanded

The municipal government of Beijing will advance its anti-smog campaign this year to provide 450 villages with clean fuel for heating, the official Xinhua News Agency reported on Sunday.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/1/28 22:03:40

New railway plans revealed

China Railway Design Corp has publicized an environmental impact report on the high-speed railway that links Beijing and the Xiongan New Area, a new development area southwest of the capital, ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/1/28 21:58:40

China to review solvent anti-dumping duties

China's commerce ministry said on Saturday that it would launch an anti-dumping review of industrial solvents ethylene glycol monobutyl ether and diethylene glycol monobutyl ether imported from the US and ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/1/28 21:58:39

AI should tackle real issues, not just competition: insiders

Artificial intelligence (AI) technologies should tackle real issues and global attention should not just focus on China-US competition in the sector, industry representatives said at a forum in Beijing on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/28 20:13:40

Sanya-Vietnam cruise ship completes maiden voyage

A cruise route connecting Sanya city in south China's Hainan Province and Vietnam was launched Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/28 7:10:29

Hyundai makes pledge on jobs, spending

South Korea's Hyundai Motor Group pledged to hire about 45,000 people over the next five years amid an emphasis on jobs by the government, but analysts doubted if the conglomerate ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/1/24 19:09:30

Committee updates Made in China 2025 innovation road map

China's communications, transport and power equipment sectors will lead technological innovation into 2025, according to an updated national plan released in Beijing on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/26 21:53:41

Chinese smartphone manufacturers oppose Qualcomm-Broadcom deal

Chinese smartphone manufacturers - Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi, ZTE and Lenovo - on Thursday united in their opposition to US chip maker Broadcom Corp's move to buy its rival Qualcomm, domestic ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/26 20:48:40