Chongqing West Railway Station to begin construct

The construction of Chongqing West Railway Station, the largest one in west China, located at Shangqiao, Shapingba District, is to be begin in 2014, according to Chongqing Development and Reform Commission on November 18th, 2013, the transfer between train, light rail and coach can be completed within the station. The construction period is set for […]

Vice premier Wang Yang urges better business environment

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said at a meeting on Tuesday that China will speed up construction of a modern market system. During the meeting with Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Scott Davis of United Parcel Service, Wang said China will build an open economic system, improve the environment for foreign investment, and actively push […]

Xi stresses innovation in revitalizing old industrial bases

Chinese President Xi Jinping recently stressed innovation-powered development in the revitalization of old industrial bases in northeast China and other regions. Xi, who is also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, took an inspection tour to northeast China’s Liaoning Province from August 28 to August 31. During the tour, Xi underlined […]

China’s manufacturing sees hefty rebound in Aug.

China’s manufacturing sees hefty rebound in Aug.

China’s manufacturing sector saw a strong recovery in August, offering further signs that the world’s second-largest economy is moving out of the shadows of a protracted slowdown. The Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for the manufacturing sector rose to 51.0 percent in August from 50.3 percent in July, marking the second monthly expansion in a row, […]

Northwest China to drive auto market growth

Northwest China to drive auto market growth

As China’s auto market slows after a decade of unprecedented growth, the country’s vast central and western regions are offering a new impetus to keep the boom rolling, industry watchers and insiders say. The northwest, in particular, is playing a more important role for the auto industry as recent sales growth there has far exceeded […]

China unveils five-year plan to treat water, soil losses

The Ministry of Water Resources announced on Thursday a plan to treat water and soil loss problems over the next five years. The plan, which covers 279 counties across 20 provincial-level regions, aims to treat water and soil losses over 30,000 square km of land during the 2013-2017 period, according to a statement on the […]

Chongqing to enjoy brilliant future in Central Asia

Chongqing to enjoy brilliant future in Central Asia

“Alma-Ata is the first station on the Yuxin’ou railway out of China.”Du Dewen, the Chongqing-born diplomatist and Chinese Consul-General at Alma-Ata in Kazakhstan, was quoted on Aug.12 by the news group of the Media Tour along Yuxin’ou (Chongqing- Xinjiang- Europe) International Railway. Alma-Ata, the economic center of Kazakhstan is expected to be the trade hub […]

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 […]

Chongqing to build more bridges

Chongqing to build more bridges

Chongqing Development and Reform Commission has approved the preliminary work for Baijusi Yangtze River Bridge and Baoshan Jialing River Bridge on August 13, 2013. During the 12th Five-Year Plan period, the main urban districts will start construction of Yangtze River bridges in Cuntan, Guojiatuo and Baijusi. And Jialing River Bridges in Hongyancun, Shuitu, Lijia, Baoshan, […]

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 […]