Eight major Chinese investments in UK since Brexit

Friday, December 1, 2017

For those who remain vigilant about Brexit”s fallout, recent front-page stories about active Chinese buyers could maybe set a few hearts at ease.Despite uncertainties, Chinese companies have used actions to prove their unchanged appetite for British assets, ranging from hotel properties and a cinema chain, to a game developer and football club.A string of deals […]

Report says grow green cooperation

Thursday, November 30, 2017

NGO advises Foreign Office to work with China to encourage environmentally friendly investingA report for the British Foreign Office by the non-profit organization Climate Bond Initiative proposes the country furthers its collaboration with China in the area of green finance.The report, unveiled in London on Wednesday, advocates that the two countries increase the issuance of […]

China, India hold strategic dialogue in Beijing

Thursday, November 30, 2017

BEIJING — China and India held a strategic dialogue in Beijing on Wednesday, during which they pledged to enhance cooperation.According to a press release issued by Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday, Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui and Indian Foreign Secretary Subrahmanyam Jaishankar co-chaired the dialogue.The two sides agreed to cement coordination on international and […]

Hillary Clinton appeals to rival’s backers after claiming party nomination

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Democratic US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton stands onstage with her husband former President Bill Clinton (L) after speaking during her California primary night rally held in the Brooklyn borough of New York, US, June 7, 2016. WASHINGTON– Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Tuesday appealed to rival Bernie Sanders’ supporters for party unity after declaring […]

Beijing may cut parking fees for new energy cars

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Beijing has released its clean air action plan for this year saying it will go all out to launch a differential parking fee by March. The government will also issue policies soon to reduce parking and toll fees for new energy cars.The Beijing Municipal Commission of Development and Reform and Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport […]

Los Angeles port would bring US into Belt and Road Initiative: US executive

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Jim MacLellan, director of Trade Development for the Port of Los Angeles. File photo. China”s Belt and Road Initiative is a valuable opportunity for the United States, and the Port of Los Angeles can be America’s maritime outpost to integrate into the plan, according to a high-ranking executive at the port. Jim MacLellan, director of […]

Pellegrini content to bide his time

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Many Premier League managers highlight the importance of negotiating the hectic Christmas period, but Manchester City’s Manuel Pellegrini is in a relaxed mood with his side trailing leader Chelsea by three points. Second-place City, which has 39 points from 17 matches, begins the holiday schedule with a trip to West Bromwich Albion on Friday before […]

Scalper detained over Nanjing hospital stabbing

Monday, November 27, 2017

A ticket scalper has been detained in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, on suspicion of stabbing a doctor.Sun Beicheng, deputy director of Jiangsu Province Hospital”s liver transplant unit, was attacked in his office on Thursday morning.The assailant stabbed Sun in his left leg, fractured his jaw and cut him around the mouth.A colleague heard the struggle and […]

Zhang Guoqing appointed as Chongqing acting mayor

Monday, November 27, 2017

CHONGQING — The local legislature in southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality has appointed Zhang Guoqing as acting mayor. The decision was made at a meeting of the Standing Committee of the Chongqing Municipal People’s Congress Friday, which accepted Huang Qifan’s request to leave the post of mayor and appointed Zhang as acting mayor, according to a […]

Chinese ‘wearable robot’ could help disabled people walk again

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Could a “wearable robot” one day help paraplegics and disabled people walk in the same way shortsighted people simply put on a pair of glasses to correct their vision? That is the hope of one Chinese company which is designing exoskeletons that people can wear. A commercial exoskeleton robot, Fourier X1, was recently independently developed […]

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