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Outlook bright for Wuhan's Optics Valley; fiber firms account for quarter of market

Optical fiber enterprises in a high-technology zone in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province, account for 25 percent of the global market, and they have been actively promoting the construction of ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/19 20:08:41

China's railway transport registers stable growth in Jan-May

China's railway passenger and cargo transport grew steadily in the first five months of this year, data from the national railway operator showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/19 19:10:02

US energy sector to suffer amid trade disputes

The ongoing US-China trade disputes will have a negative impact on industries and jobs associated with energy in the United States, analysts said here recently.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/19 16:45:33

Xinjiang textile firms hit by US tariffs

As the US continues its widely opposed trade war with China, many textile companies in Aksu, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region have been hit hard by the US tariffs ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/18 22:08:40

King of new materials

A researcher showcased a T-shirt made from graphene composite fiber, also known as “the king of new materials,” on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/18 21:38:31

5G-enabled farming robot launched in East China

In a greenhouse, a white robot moves in between two rows of leafy greens while data about the plants are gathered and fed back to a control room.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/18 10:54:30

Chinese, Egyptian auto firms form joint venture to manufacture MG cars in Egypt

China's auto industry SAIC Motor and Egypt's largest car sales company Mansour Automotive Group signed on Monday in Cairo a joint venture agreement to manufacture MG brand cars in Egypt.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/18 10:18:10

Work on transportation artery Sichuan-Tibet Railway making progress

Construction work on the final section of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway will start shortly, said Southwest China's Sichuan Province Party chief during a press conference at the State Council Information Office ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 22:23:40

China to tame illegal rare-earth exports, mulls tracking system

China has vowed to impose stern export restrictions on its rare-earth resources and may introduce a tracking mechanism for the rare-earth industry to ensure export compliance, an official said on ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 22:08:40

US homes lose appeal as tension mounts

US residential real estate, the most appealing overseas investment item among Chinese investors in recent years, is increasingly being shunned as bilateral trade tensions build. US real estate is being transformed ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 19:58:39

Chinese nuclear power plants open up to public to prove confidence in safety

No nuclear events above Level 2 on the International Nuclear Event Scale has ever occurred in China
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 18:53:40

Microbial skincare

L'Oréal, the world's largest beauty group, recently shared its latest findings of its 15 years of skin microbiome research.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 16:42:56

Experts back commercialization of Vodafone's 5G network with Huawei as main supplier

British telecommunications giant Vodafone's 5G rollout in Spain in cooperation with Chinese telecom company Huawei gained support from experts and industry insiders, who said the technology will revolutionize the way ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/17 11:02:01

Xinjiang manufacturer rush socks to the US amid tariff threats

On Sunday afternoon at a textile industrial park in Aksu, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, factories were closed for their one-day weekend, yet a few remain open. Among them ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 1:10:02

Xinjiang city eyes pharmaceutical expansion

A border city in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is eyeing the Central Asian markets for pharmaceutical products and equipment, after opening a regional drug distribution center and an ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 21:33:40

Tesla faces tougher competition in China's EV market

Evergrande Group signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the government of Shenyang, Northeast China's Liaoning Province, Saturday to build three bases worth 120 billion yuan ($17.33 billion) for new-energy vehicles ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 21:13:40

Policy shift in BSB takeover breaks rigid redemption: experts

The breaking of the practice of rigid redemption in Baoshang Bank (BSB)'s takeover was intended to encourage full reliance on market mechanisms and promote the sound development of the nation's ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 21:08:40

Rail route serving Beijing's new airport starts trial operations

The first phase of Beijing rail transit's new airport line, as one of the support facilities for the Beijing Daxing International Airport, launched trial operation on Saturdays. It's scheduled to ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 21:08:39