China sees slowing tablet PC sales growth

Tablet computer sales growth in China slowed during the second quarter of this year with sales totaling 3.57 million units, a major technology industry analyst said. The figure represents a 5.2 percent increase over first quarter sales, compared with a 6.3 percent quarter over quarter increase reported in the first quarter, according to a report […]

Chongqing industrial investment rises

Chongqing Economy and Informationization Commission released on August 13 that from January to July 2013, the various industrial sectors of Chongqing have accumulated a total investment of 173.3 billion yuan, up by 16.8% from the previous year. Currently industrial investment accounts for 31.7% of social investment within Chongqing. Specifically, the equipment manufacturing industry saw the […]

China International General Aviation Convention 2013 Oct. 17th ~ 21th, 2013 Shaanxi China

Presented by: The People’s Government of Shaanxi Province Civil Aviation Administration of China China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Aviation Industry Corporation of China Partner by: Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China Ministry of Public Security of the People’s Republic […]

Incubator park for eco-friendly micro firms to be completed

Chongqing’s first incubator park for environmentally-friendly micro-sized enterprises, located in Airport Industrial Park of Chongqing, will be put into service by the end of August 2013. With a total area of 11,000 square meters, this incubator park will be able to accommodate over 100 micro firms engaged in green industries including energy saving and emission […]

Defective Buicks, Cadillacs recalled in China

Shanghai General Motors Co. is recalling 5,744 Buicks and Cadillacs in China starting Monday due to a potential problem with the gear information transfer, China’s quality watchdog said. The company will recall 5,008 Buick LaCrosse sedans manufactured between July 13, 2012 and March 8, 2013, and 736 imported Cadillac SRX cars made from July 11, […]

People will decide on the success of railway reform

China’s latest railway reform must be tested and accepted by the public before it can be considered a success. China has dismantled the controversial Ministry of Railways, which was founded on the same day as the People’s Republic of China in 1949. The former ministry will be divided into two parts to carry out administrative […]

China responsible on arms exports

China has always adopted a responsible and prudent attitude on the exportation of weapons, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Monday. China rigorously fulfills the obligations of international laws such as the United Nations resolutions, as well as domestic rules, spokesman Hong Lei told a daily news briefing. Hong’s remarks came after the Stockholm International […]

25 killed in SW China colliery accident

The death toll from a coal mine accident that occurred last week in southwest China’s Guizhou Province rose to 25 after the bodies of four missing miners were retrieved, local authorities said Monday. An outburst of coal and gas at the Machang Coal Mine, which belongs to the Gemudi Company of the Guizhou Water & […]

China to boost coalbed gas sector

China will earmark more funds and roll out favorable policies to further exploit its coalbed methane reserves amid increased efforts to step up new energy exploration, the central government has said. The Chinese government will allocate more money from the central budget and encourage the inflow of private capital for this emerging energy sector, according […]

China targets 20-percent growth in nuclear power installation

China’s plan to raise installed nuclear power capacity by 20 percent this year indicated the country is developing nuclear power in a safe and efficient way, a senior energy executive has said. Nuclear power totaling 3.24 gigawatts (GW) will be added in 2013, according to a report of the National Development and Reform Commission, China’s […]