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China Halved Solid Waste Imports in First Quarter Following Ban

China Halved Solid Waste Imports in First Quarter Following Ban

China's imports of solid waste more than halved in the first quarter this year as the government stepped up enforcement efforts of an import ban.

Jun 18, 2018
Liao Shumin
Chinese Lending Growth Exceeds Market Expectations in May

Chinese Lending Growth Exceeds Market Expectations in May

China’s lending growth surpassed market expectations for last month though broad M2 money supply underwhelmed slightly. 

Jun 13, 2018
Liao Shumin
Frontier Biotech to Launch World’s First Long-Acting HIV Drug

Frontier Biotech to Launch World’s First Long-Acting HIV Drug

Chinese pharmaceutical company Frontier Biotech has received the go-ahead to proceed with sales of the world’s first long-acting fusion inhibitor of human immunodeficiency virus-1.

Jun 5, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Has Memory Chipmakers Micron, Samsung and SK Hynix in Its Sights

China Has Memory Chipmakers Micron, Samsung and SK Hynix in Its Sights

China has kicked off an investigation into Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix and Micron Technology, the three semiconductor makers who control…

Jun 5, 2018
Canada Goose Heads to China Market for Business Expansion as Consumers Eye Luxury Brands

Canada Goose Heads to China Market for Business Expansion as Consumers Eye Luxury Brands

Canada Goose Holdings, a well-known outdoor high-end apparel manufacturer, officially announced its expansion strategy in China, which includes opening brick-and-mortar…

Jun 4, 2018
Cao Yi
Caixin’s China Manufacturing PMI Steadied in May; Export Prospects Dim

Caixin’s China Manufacturing PMI Steadied in May; Export Prospects Dim

China's Caixin Reported Scuttled PMI Growth in May With Dim Exports Prospects. The Caixin/Markit manufacturing purchasing managers’ index was unchanged…

Jun 1, 2018
Xu Wei
Chinese Scientists Grow Saltwater-Tolerant Rice With AI in Dubai's Desert

Chinese Scientists Grow Saltwater-Tolerant Rice With AI in Dubai's Desert

Chinese Scientists Grow Saltwater-Tolerant Rice With AI in Dubai's Desert. Chinese Sea Rice Research and Development Center has successfully harvested…

May 31, 2018
Liao Shumin
Mary Meeker Names Nine Chinese Firms in List of 20 Global Internet Giants

Mary Meeker Names Nine Chinese Firms in List of 20 Global Internet Giants

Leading technology analyst and partner at venture firm KIeiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, Mary Meeker, has included nine Chinese companies…

May 31, 2018
Liao Shumin
AI Will Reduce Traffic Drama And Deaths On Chinese Roads

AI Will Reduce Traffic Drama And Deaths On Chinese Roads

With over 700 people killed in road accidents in China daily, safer and more efficient modes of transport are essential. One of…

May 28, 2018
Lucy Pearson
Australia Post Starts Delivering Tariff-Free Baby Milk Powder, Diapers to China

Australia Post Starts Delivering Tariff-Free Baby Milk Powder, Diapers to China

The Australian national post office has opened a concept store oriented to Chinese overseas shoppers, delivering milk powder, baby care…

May 25, 2018
Liao Shumin
Former PICC President Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison

Former PICC President Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison

Wang Yincheng, former president of the People's Insurance Company (Group) of China Limited (PICC), was sentenced to 11 years in…

May 24, 2018
Xinhua
China Topped Global Box Office Takings in First Quarter

China Topped Global Box Office Takings in First Quarter

China bested North America as the world’s biggest movie market by taking CNY20.2 billion (USD3.2 billion) in box office receipts…

May 21, 2018
Liao Shumin