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Hyundai Opens Big Data Center in Guizhou Province

Hyundai Opens Big Data Center in Guizhou Province

Korea automobile giant Hyundai has set up its first Big Data center in China’s southwestern Guizhou province in order to boost its efforts to analyze data collected from its smart cars.

Nov 14, 2017
William Clegg
Key Ofo-Backer Talks of Potential Merger Between China’s Bike-Sharing Giants

Key Ofo-Backer Talks of Potential Merger Between China’s Bike-Sharing Giants

There has once again been talk in China regarding a possible merger of the country’s two largest bicycle-sharing companies.

Oct 19, 2017
Yicai Global
China’s Victual Deliveries Are Verminous Garbage and Spawn Toxic Waste, Public Increasingly Believes

China’s Victual Deliveries Are Verminous Garbage and Spawn Toxic Waste, Public Increasingly Believes

China’s restaurant meal delivery companies find themselves once again in the soup.

Oct 9, 2017
Benedict Armour
China Aims to Develop Trains Capable of Reaching Speeds of 1,000-Kilometer-Per-Hour

China Aims to Develop Trains Capable of Reaching Speeds of 1,000-Kilometer-Per-Hour

Chinese state-owned company CASIC, which normally is engaged in the country’s space program, plans to develop a high-speed train capable of reaching speeds of up to 1,000 kilometers per hour.

Sep 25, 2017
William Clegg
The Global Economic Recovery Is Stable

The Global Economic Recovery Is Stable

It looks like the global economic recovery is for real.

Sep 6, 2017
Yicai Global
The Collateral Damage of China’s Online Economy

The Collateral Damage of China’s Online Economy

China’s increasingly online urban economy is making the offline world a dangerous place. Case in point. A Beijing boy named…

Aug 31, 2017
Benedict Armour
Audi Teams Up With Hanergy to Develop Solar for Vehicles

Audi Teams Up With Hanergy to Develop Solar for Vehicles

German car maker Audi AG [FWB:NSU] has signed a memorandum of understanding with Alta Devices Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of…

Aug 31, 2017
James Boynton
Gary Shilling: Stocks Are Expensive, And a Shock Could Send Them Plunging
Aug 29, 2017
Yicai Global
Cambodia, Chinese Companies Conclude USD880 Million Contract for Construction of Siem Reap Airport

Cambodia, Chinese Companies Conclude USD880 Million Contract for Construction of Siem Reap Airport

Cambodian authorities have inked a USD880 million contract with Chinese companies, allowing them to build an international airport in Siem Reap.

Aug 25, 2017
Kevin McBride
Scientists Fear Trump Administration May Meddle With Their Findings

Scientists Fear Trump Administration May Meddle With Their Findings

Last year was the globe’s hottest in over a century of record keeping, a report issued yesterday by a scientific agency under the US Department of Commerce said.

Aug 21, 2017
Kevin McBride
Starbucks to Own 100% of Its Stores Across China

Starbucks to Own 100% of Its Stores Across China

Do you know where the largest number of Starbucks stores in any city on the planet is? Shanghai! With nearly…

Aug 4, 2017
Mevlut Katik
A Space Station In Beijing

A Space Station In Beijing

Behind the steel doors of two bunkers in a Beijing suburb, university students are trying to find out how it feels to live in a space station on another planet.

Aug 4, 2017
Benjamin Roberts