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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

US tech curbs set to spur China's industry push: experts

The US is considering further tightening of its controls on exports by emerging technology sectors such as artificial intelligence (AI) and robots, but Chinese industry representatives said that such restrictions ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 23:16:47

Banks' bad loan ratio up

China's commercial banks saw a higher non-performing loan (NPL) ratio as of the end of the third quarter, figures from the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission showed Monday.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2018/11/20 22:58:43

China to become key player in global soybean pricing system: analysts

As the global soybean supply pattern undergoes a transformation, the biggest importer - China - is likely to become a key player in a multi-polar pricing system, experts said on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 22:48:40

Robots sorting

Yellow robots sort out packages at a logistics center in Hangzhou, the capital of east China's Zhejiang Province on Tuesday. As of Sunday, these robots have sorted around 13.6 million ...
Source: IC | 2018/11/20 20:18:41

Rail freight up 10.1% in October

China's railway freight volume, an indicator of broad economic activity, expanded at a faster pace in October.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/20 20:18:40

Dalian embraces green vehicles in urban areas

Northeast China's port city of Dalian will switch its buses and ride-hailing cars in urban areas to environmentally-friendly vehicles in the next few years.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/20 20:13:41

Home prices likely to fall in some smaller Chinese cities in 2019: Fitch report

Home prices in some smaller Chinese cities could fall next year, Fitch Ratings said on Monday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/11/20 20:13:41

State visits to upgrade China's economic cooperation with Brunei and the Philippines

The visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Brunei and the Philippines will help upgrade China's economic and trade cooperation with the two countries, which has developed to some extent ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/19 22:53:39

China strives for Asia-Pacific prosperity by advocating connectivity, digital economy

Think of the vast Pacific Ocean, where thousands of commercial ships are moving the best of what Asia-Pacific countries produce to and fro among them at any moment of the ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/19 21:51:08

East Jiangsu readies for bullet train

A view of the construction site of the Lianyungang-Xuzhou high-speed railway line in Lianyungang, East China's Jiangsu Province, on Monday. The 180-kilometer railway line has been underway since July 13 ...
Source: IC | 2018/11/19 18:53:40

Solid waste imports ban

The Chinese government has introduced a tightened ban on solid waste imports, according to an official document.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/11/19 18:48:41