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Domestic companies' overseas investments enhance soft power

Chinese companies' overseas investments are great opportunities to in-crease China's soft power and global image, but details and professionalism are more important than money, warned Ma Jianrong, chairman of the board and executive director of Shenzhou International Group Holdings Limited.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/15 21:18:41

Key indicators of China's manufacturing sector

52.0%: China's manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index in March, 16.3% higher than Feb and 2% higher than Jan
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/15 21:18:40

Will China lose its world factory status?

China has officially entered the next stage of its fight against COVID-19 as the lockdown in Wuhan, the country's hardest-hit region, was lifted on April 8.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/15 20:48:40

Figuratively Speaking

$170 billion: Ningbo's GDP in 2019 (1.2 trillion yuan), 6.8 percent higher year-on-year, almost the same as Algeria's total GDP
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/14 23:38:41

Geely vows greater commitment to mitigating future local risks

Geely, the largest private automaker in China, has vowed greater support for local suppliers where its factories are based, under efforts to cushion the coronavirus-induced impact on global supply chains, a company executive said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/14 22:03:40

Supply chains going nowhere

Conversations with locals in the port city of Ningbo were on most occasions filled with down-to-earth thinking about how the local economy, essentially underpinned by the city's manufacturing prowess, could better weather the coronavirus storm.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/14 21:58:40

Crisis becomes opportunity for Chinese exporters to focus on domestic market

Beleaguered Chinese exporters are making shrewd moves to focus more on the domestic market and turn the coronavirus pandemic into an impetus for their climb up the value chain.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/13 22:18:40

Can China's exports survive pandemic after surviving domestic outbreak?

After Wuhan, capital city of Central China's Hubei Province hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic in the country, lifted its city lockdown after 76 days in isolation to contain the novel coronavirus spread, China officially entered the next stage of combating the virus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/12 21:02:52