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SOEs make headway in mixed-ownership shift

About 69 percent of the central State-owned enterprises (SOEs) and their subsidiaries had achieved mixed ownership as of the end of 2017, showing that China has made steady progress in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 22:48:40

China helps advance digital economy growth in Asia-Pacific: industry leader

Asia-Pacific countries are expected to open up their digital economies and pursue greater cooperation in this sector, even though some nations are taking protectionist stances that will hurt their own ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 22:43:40

Chinese firm's cloud bets in Africa will drive regional leap

There's huge growth potential for Chinese companies to move into cloud services in Africa, and the localization of data services that Huawei is pursuing will benefit the build-out of information ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 22:38:40

Ugandan president assures Chinese investors of security after series of attacks

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday announced new security measures to protect the Chinese business community, which has faced a series of gang attacks.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 21:38:43

Kenya eyes more Chinese investments to boost industrial capacity

Kenya hopes more Chinese investors will come to the east African country to boost its industrial capacity, officials said on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 8:16:36

Apple faces chill in Chinese market as innovation lags: analysts

US technology giant Apple Inc has embraced its downward trend in the Chinese market not only in product sales but also business operations, even lagging behind domestic vendors in technological ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 21:23:40

China appoints senior CNPC executive as top energy official: report

Zhang Jianhua, general-manager of China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), was appointed as the new head of the National Energy Administration (NEA) on Wednesday, becoming the first senior executive of a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 16:53:40

China will drive growth of natural gas usage as it seeks cleaner power: IEA

China will drive a spectacular growth in the use of natural gas as it seeks cleaner energy sources in the future, according to the director of the International Energy Agency ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/14 7:54:02

India should promote RCEP deal amid surge in protectionism: analysts

It would be wise for India to promote the framework of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) along with China and other countries amid rising protectionism, experts told the Global ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 22:46:08

Chinese companies show increasing interest in Indian start-ups, 100 Smart Cities Mission

Chinese investors are showing increasing interest in Indian start-ups, with more than 350 representatives of leading Chinese venture capital (VC) firms participating in an India investment seminar held in Beijing ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 22:43:39

Foreign travel agencies may be allowed to operate outbound business in Beijing: report

Beijing tourism authorities are mulling a plan to allow foreign-invested travel agencies to operate in the capital, a local newspaper reported on Tuesday, which an expert said is a significant ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 22:33:40

EU logistics sector winning in China-US trade spat

European logistics companies have turned out to be the winners in the ongoing trade war between China and the US, as they have already begun to pocket profits from rising ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 22:23:39

Construction on China-Myanmar border economic cooperation zone begins

Work on establishing an economic cooperation zone along the Myanmar-China border has started with the priority given to the Muse (Myanmar)-Ruili (China) section, the official Global New Light of Myanmar ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/13 13:29:10

China expands supercomputer share in TOP500

China expanded its share on a global list of the world's fastest supercomputers, according to a biannual ranking of the Top500 published Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/13 10:28:04

Japan's SoftBank steps closer to transformation with $21b IPO

SoftBank Group Corp's domestic telecoms unit on Monday received approval to list on the Tokyo Stock Exchange through one of the biggest-ever IPOs, valued at 2.4 trillion yen ($21.04 billion), ...
Source: Reuters | 2018/11/12 22:23:39

5G to help China lead world in mobile communication

With Chinese companies rushing to release 5G-enabled devices and a mature environment for the technology in China, the country's mobile communication industry may pull ahead of the world in the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 21:58:40

ENN buys LNG business

Chinese gas producer ENN Ecological Holdings will buy the US liquefied natural gas business of Japan's Toshiba Corp by the end of this fiscal year, according to a statement from ...
Source: Agencies | 2018/11/12 21:58:40

China's Shenzhen becoming world's hub of rising drone industry

Shenzhen in South China's Guangdong Province is becoming the hub of the world's civilian unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) sector, with a report by the Shenzhen Economic Daily on Monday showing ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 21:48:40