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Investors stay cautious on China's sci-tech board as investment values are murky

China's much-anticipated stock trading board for high-tech startups is off to a bounding start, as capital floods the new board with rising public anticipation for returns.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/17 17:33:40

Alipay starts face-scanning solutions with beauty filters in China's largest bookstore

Chinese payment and service platform Alipay started operating its facial recognition payment systems with beauty filters at Xinhua Bookstores, the largest bookstore in China, the company announced Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/17 16:51:36

China sees no major manufacturing exit: top economic planner

China has not seen a large-scale exit in its manufacturing sector and is confident in attracting more foreign firms seeking long-term development, the top economic planner said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/17 12:31:37

IMF to start selecting new leader as Lagarde formally submits resignation

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board said Tuesday that it will initiate promptly the process of selecting the next managing director, after Christine Lagarde announced her resignation from the IMF ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/17 11:53:05

Social credit system to set market access limit for dishonest individuals, firms

China is advancing its social credit system through measures such as limiting market access for discredited people and companies while also expanding supervision and penalties, the central government said in ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 21:38:42

Chinese video monitor players gain an increased foothold in world market

The video surveillance industry in China is gaining an increased foothold in the world market thanks to cost-effective products and strong supply capacity, industry insiders said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 21:38:40

Turkish cherries to take up bigger share in China as shipping time is shortened

Turkey is expected to boost cherry exports to China after the General Administration of Customs (GAC) adjusted the phytosanitary requirements on Turkish cherries on June 28.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 19:33:40

China's outbound FDI flat amid slowing economy, tighter regulations

The growth of foreign direct investment (FDI) by Chinese companies was flat in the first half of the year compared with the first half of 2018 as economic growth faced ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 18:53:40

NDRC measures make bankruptcy easier for failing companies in China

China's top economic planning agency on Tuesday announced measures aimed at creating a more convenient and cheaper path for what it called “inefficient” market entities and individuals to file for ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 18:13:40

China enhances auditing to evaluate officials' performance in fulfilling economic responsibilities

China has issued a revised regulation on auditing economic responsibilities of government and Communist Party officials and managers of state-owned enterprises.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/16 10:24:41

National political advisors upbeat on China economic growth

China's economy is generally developing healthily, the country's national political advisors said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/16 10:17:39

China's housing prices stabilize with slower growth rates in June: NBS

Property prices in China held stable in June with slower growth rates amid an ongoing crackdown on speculation in the real estate market, figures released by the National Bureau of ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 20:29:07

China makes headway in ultra-thin flexible chips, will help reshape future semiconductors

The Global Research Center for Flexible Electronics & Intelligent Technology, a research institute based in East China's Zhejiang Province, has released two types of flexible chips that are thinner than ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 20:03:40

China's decelerating GDP growth in Q2 raises hopes of monetary policy easing

Statistics released on Monday showed that China's economy posted its lowest quarterly growth in nearly three decades, stoking expectations of monetary policy easing in the near future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 19:28:40

Filmmakers, tech firms embrace CPC leadership to better resonate with society

Building-up of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has gradually taken a firm foothold in China's economic development over recent years, not only in the state-owned sector but also in ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 19:03:39

China's output of over 100 light industry products ranks first worldwide

China's output of over 100 light industry products including bicycles, batteries and furniture ranks first in the world, according to a report from the National Bureau of Statistics.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 12:30:48

China's industrial output expands 6 pct in H1

China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, expanded 6 percent year on year in the first half, official data showed Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 11:11:19

China's property investment up 10.9 pct in H1

China's real estate investment increased 10.9 percent year on year in the first half of this year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 10:44:12