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Chinese fans eye greater China-Italy soccer ties after Xi gets Italian team jersey

Chinese Net users and analysts looked forward to greater soccer cooperation between China and Italy after Chinese President Xi Jinping received an Italian national team number jersey from Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/8 0:18:39

Shanghai backs blockchain to enhance trade

Local Shanghai government departments and financial institutions have set up a blockchain alliance in Shanghai's E-port area to push the application of blockchain technologies to the city's international trade.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 22:28:41

HKUST violence sends chills

Mainland students are facing a rising terror-like atmosphere at Hong Kong universities, as radical local black-clad protesters politicize the campus where academic freedom is at risk, heavily weighing on the future of the Oriental Pearl's education.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 22:03:41

China's pork imports predicted to surpass 3m tons in 2019: ministry

China's imports of pork and related products are predicted to surpass 3 million tons this year and the figure will continue to rise in 2020, an official at the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said Thursday, urging international pork trade companies to set reasonable prices.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 21:53:41

China, Russia develop life-like medical robots

Russian and Chinese startups are developing life-like medical robots tailored to the appearance the users want for the Chinese market.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 21:38:40

China starts UN tsunami warning center

A tsunami alert center established by China in the South China Sea area has begun operating, reflecting the nation's contributions to regional peace and the region's recognition of China's technologies.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 20:43:40

China's pork imports to surpass 3m tons in 2019

China's imports of pork and related products are predicted to surpass 3 million tons this year and will continue to rise in 2020, a Chinese official said on Thursday, urging international pork trading firms to set export prices reasonably.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 15:13:40

Illustrations showing ballistic missile on H-6N bomber not real: insider

Recent images in the Chinese magazine Modern Ships that show an H-6N bomber carrying an air-launched ballistic missile (ALBM) are not official confirmation of the H-6N's ALBM capability, a magazine insider said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 16:09:23

China's soybean yield sets new record

Chinese researchers have set a new record in soybean yield, according to the Jiamusi Branch of the Heilongjiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/7 15:23:29

China, Europe to stand united on free trade

China and France moved forward to deepening bilateral ties as both countries pledged to uphold multilateralism and free trade.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 0:53:39

Xi to visit Greece, attend BRICS summit in Brazil

At the invitation of Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro, Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Greece and attend the 11th BRICS summit in Brasilia, the capital city of Brazil, from Nov. 10 to 15 , Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying announced here Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/7 8:13:13

First public hearings in Trump impeachment inquiry to begin next week: House intelligence chair

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff announced on Wednesday that the panel's first open hearings as part of an impeachment inquiry into US President Donald Trump will begin next week.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/7 7:24:08

Chinese vice premier reiterates support for Hong Kong SAR to stop violence

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng on Wednesday reiterated the central government's support for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) to take more effective measures to end violence and riots and address housing and other issues related to people's livelihoods.
Source: | 2019/11/7 2:05:18

Canadian meat exports depend on Meng's case: analysts

China on Wednesday sought to keep pressure on Canada, blaming Ottawa for "difficulties" in bilateral relations and demanding the immediate release of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, even after Beijing resumes imports of Canadian beef and pork.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 0:03:39

Chinese experts to help repair Notre Dame in cooperation with France

China plans to send experts to participate in the restoration of the fire-ravaged Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, national cultural heritage authority announced on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 23:58:40

HK to be cryptocurrency testing field

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) launched a position paper on virtual currency exchange platform regulation on Wednesday, a move meaning that a legitimate virtual property trading exchange is a step closer in the special administrative region, which will help the financial hub consolidate its position, industry insiders said. Some of them noted that the move reflects a shift in the philosophy of Chinese regulators facing competition from Libra.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 21:43:40

Huawei to survive US ban: founder

The founder and CEO of Chinese tech giant Huawei said his company should thank US suppliers for their support in the past 30 years, and will always embrace globalization, in response to the US Entity List.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 21:28:42

Indian firms aim for more exports to China despite withdrawal from RCEP

Indian businesses are increasing their presence at the second China International Import Expo (CIIE), in the hope of finding opportunities emerging with China's rising consumption, while the country surprisingly pulled out from a free trade deal called the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 20:48:42