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Foreign retailers lured by China's huge consumption power

From UK luxury department store Harrods to Canadian iconic winter clothing manufacturer Canada Goose and US supermarket giant Costco, foreign retailers see no sign of scaling back in China despite ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 20:23:43

Chinese engineers erect 1st box girder of Bangladesh's longest railway viaduct

About two months into the commencement of a project linking capital Dhaka's central Kamalapur railway station with a western Bangladesh district, the Chinese engineers on Tuesday successfully installed the first ...
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/2 14:56:44

Caixin PMI falls in December after five-month rise

China's manufacturing activity in December remained in the expansion territory but slipped from a November three-year peak. The Caixin Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for manufacturing suggested this was due to ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 13:22:33

Chinese petro, gas giant finds over 1.8 bln tonnes new reserves in 2019

China National Petroleum Corporation, the country's largest oil and gas supplier, discovered a record high of 1.84 billion tonnes of petroleum and gas reserves in 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/2 9:50:26

Chinese tourists to Nepal forecast to rise in 2020: experts

Chinese visitors will vie for the largest share in tourist arrivals to Nepal with Indian tourists once the infrastructure across the Himalayas is completed, a veteran Chinese tour operator said ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/1 20:53:40

China's implementation rules for Foreign Investment Law will reassure foreign companies

The newly released implementation measures of China's new Foreign Investment Law (FIL) put emphasis on punishing enforcement personnel that fail to strictly follow the new law of equal treatment of ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/1 19:58:41

New urban railway lines hit record high in 2019

China's newly built urban rail lines have reached a record high in 2019, making China the No.1 country in urban rail lines construction scale for over a decade, industry analyst ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/1 19:38:40

Pork trade heats up in China ahead of holidays

As the Year of the Pig nears its end in about three weeks, many Chinese families are embracing the Year of the Rat with their old tradition - eating pork.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2020/1/1 18:23:40

China's manufacturing PMI stays at 50.2 in December

The purchasing managers' index (PMI) for China's manufacturing sector stood at 50.2 in December, unchanged from November, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/31 13:11:30

China's non-manufacturing PMI edges down in December

China's non-manufacturing PMI edges down in December
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/31 13:09:38

Figuratively Speaking

60 cities that Shenzhen International Airport can send passengers to, with the new nonstop flights to Sochi, Russia, according to Shenzhen Special Zone Daily.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 23:08:05

Just Tech

China's first ever basic standard for computer hardware and software systems, the "PK system standard", was released recently, a key step for the country's internet and technology development, CCTV reported. ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 23:08:04

Bridge cuts Guizhou travel time

Workers on the Pingtang Bridge in Pingtang, Southwest China's Guizhou Province on Monday. The bridge, which has the highest concrete bridge tower in the world, officially opened to traffic on ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 23:08:04

Cross-border e-commerce boosts trade in China-Vietnam border county

Vietnamese businesswoman Doan Kim Yen bought a lot of Chinese goods from local e-commerce platform Shopee on December 12, which was another online shopping bonanza known as "Double 12."
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2019/12/30 23:08:00

Blockchain milestone paves way for state-backed digital currency

I can still recall the date, October 25, 2019, a milestone in China's blockchain industry.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 23:06:34

Chinese shipping operators beef up efforts to adapt to IMO 2020: expert

As a tougher regulation on sulfur emissions from ships, known as IMO 2020, comes into effect from Wednesday, Chinese shipping operators are beefing up efforts to adapt to new rules ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 22:45:10

Major breakthroughs attract foreign investment in 2019: official

China made major breakthroughs in foreign investors' access in 2019, the year in which the country witnessed the release of the largest number of new opening-up measures, and the strongest ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 20:48:48

Industry aims to wean itself off US technology amid trade war

China has made up its mind to become self-sufficient in chip technology. Amid a boiling trade war with the US that disrupts the global supply chain, China's chip industry is ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/30 20:36:22