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China medical insurance agency pushes for lower cancer drug prices: Xinhua

China's new medical insurance regulator will begin negotiations with domestic and overseas pharmaceutical companies to lower prices of cancer drugs in a bid to cut the financial burden on patients, ...
Source: Reuters - Global Times | 2018/7/15 22:28:39

China urged to develop software to support industrial IoT, seek cooperation

China's manufacturing faces challenges due to the lack of core software to support the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) and it should make efforts to reduce dependence on foreign software ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/15 21:23:39

US carmakers to suffer from trade row with Ford, GM seen long-term impact: analysts

An escalating trade conflict between China and the US could cloud the prospects of US carmakers in the Chinese market, with sales and long-term operations expected to suffer from the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/15 20:18:39

iFlytek to invest 2b yuan in cognitive science

In collaboration with more than 20 national universities, iFlytek launched its "Brain Science and Education" program on Saturday. The program will focus on the study of cognitive development of children, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/15 19:38:40

Chinese get cheaper avocados amid increased trade with Latin America

Avocados used to be an exotic fruit that came with a high price tag in China, but no more, thanks to rising trade with Latin America.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/15 9:50:02

World's largest robot delivers first consignment of iron ore

An autonomous train carrying 28,000 tonnes of iron ore has completed its maidan delivery in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, travelling over 280 kilometers from a mine in Tom ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/14 10:30:08

Six foreign airlines haven't changed Taiwan reference

The overwhelming majority of foreign airlines have complied with China's regulations on how the island of Taiwan is addressed, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/13 18:38:39

Trade war, hard Brexit overshadow future of German chemical sector

Business of the German chemical-pharmaceutical industry developed positively in the first half of 2018, but the outlook is less optimistic due to the danger of a global trade war, a ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/13 8:21:11

SCGC, Mikron venture in Russia

Shanghai Chinllenge Gases Co has signed an agreement with Russia-based Mikron to establish a joint venture for the production, supply and storage of industrial gases and gas mixtures in Russia, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/12 22:12:52

Chinese hotels add 'US tariff' amid escalating trade dispute

Chinese public sentiment toward the US is becoming more sensitive after the latter announced it planned to impose tariffs on additional imports from China. Some restaurants and hotels in China ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/12 18:23:40

China-proposed Belt and Road initiative boosting global demand for jets, pilots

Emerging markets are driving innovation in the global aviation sector and China is setting a good example, says the head of aviation firm Avia Solutions Group.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/7/12 16:53:41

Carbon sink trading sheds new light on poverty alleviation efforts in Guizhou

Can mountain trees generate a fortune without being cut and sold? Southwest China's Guizhou Province has given an affirmative answer to that with its carbon sink trading project, which is ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/7/11 17:48:40

Top Chinese steelmaking city in Hebei Province set to reduce output over summer

Tangshan, China's top steelmaking city located in North China's Hebei Province, has ordered steel mills, coke producers and utilities to cut output further this summer, according to a document from ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/7/11 17:43:06

Sino-German cooperation on internet-connected cars boosts connectivity

The cooperation between China and Germany in the field of internet-connected cars will pave the way for borderless connectivity in the future and highlights the importance of intergovernmental cooperation amid ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/10 21:58:41

Chinese pharma firms enter a golden era, set to surpass Indian counterparts

China's generic drug industry has entered a golden era with growing innovative ability and Chinese drug companies are expected to surpass their Indian counterparts in the near future, industry insiders ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/10 21:28:40

Venture capital tries to ride China's hot talent show wave

With its massive population, China's entertainment industry has long been a priority for investors at home and abroad. A new window of opportunity may have just opened, as a growing ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/9 22:40:03

Maine's lobster industry at boiling point as Chinese tariffs on US imports take effect

Tom Adams pulled out an eight-pound lobster, which, with its claws swinging out and body stretching, seemed to be ready for a fight.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/7/9 17:13:40

China's beauty market goes beyond "skin deep"

Walking into a lightly furnished cosmetics shop in the southern Chinese city of Huizhou, one can find an array of skincare and make-up products from leading global brands and new ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/9 6:16:38