Economic review

Chinese phone marker launches new F5 series smartphone in Kenya

2017-11-21 09:49:00

Chinese phone marker OPPO on Monday launched the new F5 series smartphone across its stores in Kenya. Full Story

Demand for FPD set for solid growth

2017-11-21 09:48:00

Global demand for flat panel displays next year is forecast to post the biggest annual growth since 2014 amid migration to larger displays, falling panel prices and new screens used in smartphones, researcher IHS Markit said yesterday in a report. Full Story

Malaysia to tighten economic ties

2017-11-21 09:46:00

Malaysia will strengthen its ties with Chinese companies in e-commerce, digital economy and artificial intelligence to further accelerate the liberalization of trade and attract investment to maintain a robust growth momentum. Full Story

Sluggish new home sales prevail

2017-11-21 09:45:00

Seven-day sales of new homes remained below the 100,000-square-meter threshold for the seventh straight week in Shanghai despite a double-digit rebound, according to market data released yesterday. Full Story

Shandong Gold seeks overseas expansion

2017-11-21 09:44:00

Shandong Gold Group Co Ltd, one of China's leading gold producers, is seeking to expand its overseas business as it aims to become one of the top 10 gold miners in the world. Full Story

Artificial Intelligence rocking markets, expanding applications

2017-11-21 09:42:00

All investments, all predictions, all ironclad future megatrends point in one direction: Artificial Intelligence (AI), experts have predicted. Full Story

Recast to make BYD 'pioneer of new energy solution'

2017-11-21 09:41:00

China's electric vehicle and battery maker BYD Co Ltd will restructure its businesses to increase competitiveness amid growing competition from rivals. Full Story

Alibaba eyes new offline opportunities

2017-11-21 09:38:00

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is expanding into offline retail by acquiring over one-third of the stakes in China's largest hypermarket chain operator. Full Story

China draws up draft law on resource tax

2017-11-21 09:29:00

China has formulated a draft law on resource tax in a bid to conserve natural resources and protect the environment. Full Story

Advanced electronics needs met in China

2017-11-21 08:55:00

More than 85 percent of the key electronic parts in Chinese defense and high-tech equipment are now domestically made, meaning the country has the ability to be self-sufficient in advanced electronic components, officials said on Monday. Full Story