Economic review

China to get coffee boost

2018-05-22 10:35:00

China is poised to have a say in the pricing of coffee, the world's second-most traded commodity after crude oil, in five years, an executive at a key coffee exchange in China said on Monday. Full Story

High hopes for Hainan's technology drive

2018-05-22 10:23:00

The further opening-up of South China's Hainan Province has attracted dozens of technology, internet and services companies to the island over the past month. Full Story

Nation to play significant role in global energy system: expert

2018-05-22 10:04:00

China has abundant resources in hydropower development and will play a significant role in the global energy system, an expert said on Monday at the Beijing Forum on Hydropower and Future Energy Systems. Full Story

China's box office surpasses North America

2018-05-22 09:44:00

China's box office has become the world's largest this year with over 20 billion yuan (or about 3.2 billion US dollars) in revenues. It’s the first time that the all-time global box office champion North America has been overtaken. Full Story

Lenovo denies on voting against preloading domestic operating systems: report

2018-05-22 09:10:00

Lenovo says the report about it voting against preloading domestic operating systems (O/S) are "deliberate slander," and the company "strongly condemns" the rumor, according to a report by late Monday. Full Story

U.S. stocks rally amid eased U.S.-China trade tensions

2018-05-22 08:56:00

U.S. stocks closed higher on Monday as easing U.S.-China trade tensions fueled optimism in the market. Full Story

Tech companies dominate Fortune 500

2018-05-22 08:51:00

Technology companies dominated this year's Fortune 500 list released on Monday, with Apple, Amazon, Alphabet, Microsoft, and IBM, among others, all in the top 50. Full Story

Latest AI chips a startup success story

2018-05-22 08:46:00

Artificial intelligence technologies are bursting out of laboratories and into reality at a faster rate than many expected. Full Story

China to import more gas from U.S.

2018-05-22 08:32:00

China's natural gas imports, which currently account for more than 30 percent of domestic consumption, will continue to rise and boost Sino-US energy trade while changing the global market pattern, experts said. Full Story

Capital outflows may crimp forex reserves

2018-05-22 08:17:00

China's $3.12 trillion foreign exchange reserve may further decline under the pressure of capital outflows, said experts, predicting a stronger U.S. dollar supported by the Fed's possible interest rate hike in June. Full Story