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Chinese bike-sharing pioneers go global


Ofo and Mobike, China's two largest bike-sharing companies, have sought global expansion and spread smart-commuting to more cities in the world.

China, US agree to bolster trade in civilian high-tech sectors

China and the United States agreed to step up trade cooperation in civilian high-tech sectors at a key economic and trade talks concluded on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/21 13:04:19

Shop blast leaves 2 dead, 55 injured in east China city

Two people were confirmed dead and 55 others injured after a blast occurred in a shop near the West Lake in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, on Friday morning, according to sources with local authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/21 11:26:55

China, Kyrgyzstan discuss setting up cooperation fund

A delegation of China's Silk Road Fund was here Thursday for a meeting to discuss establishing a cooperation fund between Kyrgyzstan and China within the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/21 11:21:09

Chinese prosecutors file lawsuit against former Tianjin mayor

Chinese prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against Huang Xingguo, former mayor of Tianjin Municipality, for suspected bribery, the Supreme People's Procuratorate said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/21 9:54:35

China, US reach certain consensus on agricultural cooperation during economic talks

China and the United States have reached certain consensus on agricultural cooperation during the first China-US Comprehensive Economic Dialogue (CED) concluded on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/21 9:48:36

Chinese FM calls for dialogue, greater role of GCC on Qatar diplomatic crisis

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with his Qatari counterpart Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani in Beijing Thursday, calling on all parties to address their differences within the framework of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/21 8:20:05

Accused kidnapper of Chinese scholar pleads not guilty

Brendt Christensen, the accused kidnapper of Chinese scholar Zhang Yingying, pleaded not guilty to charges against him on Thursday during his arraignment at a federal court in Midwest US state of Illinois.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/21 8:12:07

China offers to mediate between Israel and Palestine

China has offered to establish a new, trilateral dialogue mechanism with the Palestine and Israel to settle their conflicts, and seeks to defuse tensions in the Middle East by pushing forward the Belt and Road initiative, President Xi Jinping told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/21 0:13:40

Off to the Arctic

China’s icebreaker Xuelong, or Snow Dragon, leaves port in Shanghai on Thursday for the nation’s 8th expedition to the Arctic region. The expedition is led by a crew of 96, who will travel 19,000 nautical miles in 83 days. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/7/21 0:13:40

Beijing undergoes face-lift

The city of Beijing is undertaking a massive urban face-lift, aimed at making the Chinese capital and adjacent urban areas into a harmonious, livable world-class metropolis.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/21 0:13:39

China, US reach consensus

China and the US have agreed to cooperate in cutting their trade deficit, officials from both countries said Wednesday at the conclusion of the first China-US Comprehensive Economic Dialogue (CED), rendering skepticism by some foreign media outlets over the economic talks.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/20 23:03:39

Popular anime website vows to help spread mainstream values

China's popular animation, comic and game (ACG) website AcFun on Thursday vowed to enhance cooperation with State-run media to "better spread the mainstream voice."
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/20 22:58:39

Reshuffle of Chinese military academies aims to bring institutions closer to real combat: experts

The ongoing reform of military academies which has seen the creation of three reshuffled military institutions is aimed at bringing military students closer to real combat and making them ready for modern, high-tech warfare, military experts said Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/20 22:33:39