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China's slowing SUV sector doesn't deter foreign car firms

Despite a slowdown in China's sport utility vehicle (SUV) market, foreign automakers are still gearing up to vie for a slice of the pie, with early starters rushing to roll ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/6 18:44:39

China issues guideline for steady development of natural gas sector

The State Council, China's cabinet, on Wednesday issued a guideline promoting the coordinated and steady development of the natural gas sector.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/6 9:51:13

Chinese private space firm launches suborbital rocket

Chinese commercial rocket firm iSpace on Wednesday launched a suborbital rocket into space at 1 pm from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, Northwest China's Gansu Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 22:53:41

Recent slowdown in China's economy a result of reform, anti-risk efforts: analysts

A slew of recent disappointing data has underlined the daunting challenges facing the Chinese economy and requires a response from policymakers, but it also reflects the short-term effect of China's ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 22:28:44

Jittery US apple farmers fear falling victim to trade battle

Apple farmers across the northwest of the US fear they will be the next victims of the US-China trade war that has left cherry growers in the same region with ...
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/5 19:58:41

Natural gas production to improve

China will promote the construction of natural gas capacity and major infrastructure projects in a bid to strengthen domestic exploration and development of natural gas, the State Council, China's cabinet, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 19:58:40

Maoyan seeks up to $1b HK IPO

China's top movie ticketing platform, Maoyan Weying, has filed for a Hong Kong listing in which it aims to raise between $500 million and $1 billion.
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/5 19:54:19

Mainland lures Taiwan's chip talent

A huge pay rise, eight free trips home a year and a subsidized apartment. It was a dream job offer that an engineer from Taiwan island, China simply could not ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/9/5 19:54:19

China's hybrid rice helps relieve Africa's grain problems

Su Lirong, a 54-year-old Chinese agricultural expert, has recently received a laudatory title from his old friends in Liberia. The title "Tamba Foya" is a local name used exclusively for ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 10:48:43

Chinese policymakers ramp up efforts to fend off financial risks

China's regulators are stepping up their efforts to fend off risks in the country's financial markets and address persistent challenges, amid what observers called frustration among some policymakers over slow ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 22:38:40

Costs of renewables headed significantly lower: BP

China will have to balance its long-term energy strategy with short-term development needs, an expert said on Tuesday, as a global oil major released some positive news for renewables.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 21:53:40

China's online giants need 5-10 more years in ASEAN before harvesting gains: analyst

It should be another five to 10 years before Chinese companies that have been keeping their noses to the grindstone in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), particularly domestic ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 20:58:41

ADB supports digital technologies for innovative development solutions

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) vowed on Tuesday to help countries and regions of Asia and the Pacific leverage digital technologies for development, saying digital technology is rapidly developing in ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/4 17:14:18

China to raise retail prices of gasoline, diesel

China will raise the retail prices of gasoline and diesel starting Tuesday, the top economic planner announced Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/4 7:59:32

ASF outbreak in Anhui

A new case of African Swine Fever (ASF) has been confirmed in East China's Anhui Province, said the country's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs on Monday, being the second ...
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/3 22:03:40

EU upending anti-dumping measures on Chinese solar panels is mutually beneficial : expert

The EU has "taken the big picture into consideration" as it upends years of anti-dumping and anti-subsidy measures on solar panels from China, an expert said on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/2 19:03:40

Rail freight volume grows rapidly

China's railway freight volume, an indicator of broad economic activity, expanded at a faster pace in the first seven months of this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/2 18:28:40

Europe can cooperate with China in Africa as region attracts global attention

As both Europe and China turn their eyes to Africa, they can join hands to help the world's least developed continent strengthen its economy and address migration issues at the ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/9/2 17:23:39