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Chinese exported thermal detectors deserve more attention overseas: insiders

The COVID-19 pandemic is driving up China's exports of thermal detectors and plants are working overtime to produce the preventive tools to stall the coronavirus' spread. However, industry analysts said ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 21:43:40

Political attacks on Chinese medical supplies take toll on exports

Strained global supplies of desperately needed medical products, from masks to test kits to ventilators, are coming under further pressure, as Chinese factories, the biggest source, must navigate complex and ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 20:53:40

Countries should follow China's lead in using blockchain

Domestic industry players are urging the wider use of blockchain technology in the global fight against the worsening coronavirus pandemic, saying that other countries could learn from China' s effective ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 18:18:40

Chinese airline revenues soared in 2019

Three Chinese state-owned airlines have released their 2019 fiscal income data, showing robust development in terms of revenues, but the epidemic has cast a shadow over their future prosperity.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 17:28:40

Caixin PMI rebounds to 50.1 in March, but that may not mean a full recovery as virus impact remains: analysts

China's factory activity is rapidly recovering following nationwide work resumption efforts over past weeks. The Caixin/Markit manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) hit 50.1 in March, rebounding from a record low ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 13:18:40

AI tools developed to predict COVID-19 case severity: research

An artificial intelligence (AI) model which can predict whether a COVID-19 patient will experience a severe illness has been jointly developed by researchers from China and the US. The research ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 11:32:12

Tencent partnership with UN a turning point in Chinese technology firms going global: expert

Under the need for online communications as a measure to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, China's technology giants are reaching out to individuals and organizations worldwide with their telecommunication ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 23:35:18

India's mask production can hardly meet market demand

India's mask production capacity can hardly meet market demand as coronavirus pandemic is spreading there. Though China and other countries could offer help to increase India's production, there are multiple ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 18:33:40

China shipping index plunges to record low due to virus-caused turbulence

The China shipping prosperity index (CSPI) sank to an historic low in the first quarter of 2020, as the shipping industry runs to a ferocious turbulence amid the spread of ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 14:38:15

Chinese tech company to provide communication tools for UN anniversary events

The United Nations announced on Monday a partnership with a Chinese tech company to hold online conversations for events to mark the world body's 75th anniversary of founding.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/31 14:24:25

Automaker Toyota suspends vehicle production in Vietnam due to COVID-19 epidemic

Toyota Motor Vietnam (TMV) has temporarily suspended vehicle production in order to prevent the COVID-19 outbreak from spreading, Vietnam News Agency reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/31 13:44:12

More commercial airlines operate cargo-only services to China

With many airlines in the world canceling or sharply reducing their international flights, a rising num-ber of passenger planes now sit idle in airports.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 13:25:12

China's March PMI bounces back to 53, but analyst predicts Q1 GDP may contract 7.3%

China's purchasing managers' index (PMI) for March bounced back to 53, beating market expectations of 40 as domestic economic and social activities accelerate resumption and the coronavirus comes largely under ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 10:18:40

Chinese medical supplies' 'quality concerns' overblown

As China mounted a nationwide effort to produce desperately needed medical supplies, concerns over the quality of some Chinese-made equipment have been raised, and some foreign media outlets and politicians ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 1:13:40

China increases efficiency in the global battle against COVID-19

In efforts to meet the increasing demand for medical materials in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chinese government and manufacturers are focusing on their efforts to speed up ...
Source: | 2020/3/31 0:52:14

Indian firms seeking to import ventilators from China amid COVID-19: source

Indian enterprises are seeking to import ventilators from China as the country enhances its coronavirus prevention measures and stocks up on related medical materials.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 21:28:40

Chinese automaker FAW begins building test base for NEVs, ICVs

China's leading automaker FAW Group has launched a test base project for new energy vehicles (NEVs) and intelligent connected vehicles (ICVs) in Changchun, capital of Northeast China's Jilin Province, where ...
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/30 18:28:40

US cinemas offered loans to weather COVID-19

Cinemas may have historically weathered depressions, world wars, and digital media and streaming services, but they have met their match in COVID-19.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/30 18:23:40