Economic review

Coca-Cola reports strong financial results in Q3

2018-10-31 04:32:07

U.S. beverage giant Coca-Cola reported strong financial results in the third quarter of 2018, the company said on Tuesday. Full Story

Apple unveils new iPad Pro and Mac computers at NYC event

2018-10-31 02:56:45

Apple Inc. on Tuesday launched its new iPad Pro, MacBook Air and Mac mini at an event in Brooklyn, New York City, offering long-awaited updates to some of its popular devices. Full Story

Walmart plans to make checkout easier this holiday season

2018-10-31 02:26:40

U.S. retailer Walmart plans to introduce new technologies in order to give its shoppers a better checkout experience this year's holiday season, the company said on Tuesday. Full Story

Chinese renminbi, Philippine peso trading platform formally launched

2018-10-30 22:35:32

The Bank of China Manila Branch, together with 13 Philippine biggest banks, jointly ratified the launch of the Philippine Renminbi (RMB) Trading Community, a platform aimed to enhance the trading and monetary transactions between the two countries. Full Story

Finland expects more Chinese investors, acts as springboard to Europe

2018-10-30 07:31:45

Finnish politicians and representatives of local business organizations on Monday voiced their willingness to receive more Chinese investments and to help Chinese high-tech companies to enter the European market via Finland. Full Story

Google commits 25 million USD to AI-powered humane projects

2018-10-30 06:46:38

Internet search giant Google pledged Monday to give 25 million U.S. dollars to launch projects that apply artificial intelligence (AI) technology to inspiring solutions to societal problems. Full Story

Linde becomes third-most valuable company on DAX stock-exchange after Praxair fusion

2018-10-30 04:56:13

Industrial gas producer Linde jumped to the third place as the most valuable company listed on the German DAX stock exchange on Monday following the successful conclusion of its corporate merger with U.S. rival Praxair. Full Story

Myanmar outlines new auto import policy for 2019

2018-10-29 10:41:38

Myanmar has outlined a new auto import policy for 2019, saying that only vehicles with left-hand drive can be imported to suit the country's traffic route direction, according to an announcement of the Supervisory Committee for Motor Vehicles Importation Full Story

Samsung to conduct India's 5G trials next year

2018-10-27 17:49:28

The Korean mobile phone company Samsung is to conduct field trials for 5G in India during the first quarter of next year, official sources revealed. Full Story

Net profit of Bank of Communications up 5.3 pct in Jan.-Sept.

2018-10-27 17:19:25

The Bank of Communications, one of China's largest commercial banks, reported Saturday that its net profit rose 5.3 percent in the first nine months of 2018. Full Story