Shanghai court rejects suit against Apple over trademark

Shanghai court rejects suit against Apple over trademark

A Shanghai court ruled against a Chinese company on Thursday in a suit that sought to prevent Apple from selling its popular iPad mobile device in China. The Pudong New District People’s Court held a hearing Wednesday after Proview Technology (Shenzhen) asked the court to immediately ban the sale of the iPad, claiming that it […]

Kingsoft spins off online storage business, establishing Kingsoft cloud company

Kingsoft spins off online storage business, establishing Kingsoft cloud company

Kingsoft announced Tuesday to spin off its online storage business “Kuai Pan” and set up an independent subsidiary “Kinsoft Cloud” focusing on cloud storage market. The CEO of Kingsoft, Zhang Hongjiang (张宏江) will be the CEO of Kingsoft Cloud concurrently. This move is the first Major structural adjustment since he became the head of the […]

Chinese court denied Apple’s right to brand “iPad”

Chinese court denied Apple’s right to brand “iPad”

The Court of Huizhou city (Guangdong Province) ruled that a local company Proview Technology owned the trademark “iPad”, and ordered the local retailers to stop selling the iPad tablet manufactured by Apple. At the same time, the Associated Press emphasizes that the Huizhou court’s decision is unlikely to have noticeable effects. The lawsuit on who […]

PLA robot-assisted surgery training base established

Under the approval of the Ministry of Health of the People’s Republic of China and the General Logistics Department of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), the National Robot-Assisted Heart Operation Training Base and the PLA Robot-Assisted Surgery Training Base were officially established at the PLA General Hospital on February 18, 2012. Meanwhile, the International […]

Chongqing to build largest cloud computing base in Asia

Chongqing to build largest cloud computing base in Asia

Chongqing proposed to complete the largest cloud computing center in China for the first time in January 2011. The construction of “Liangjiang International Cloud Computing Center”, the largest cloud computing pilot area in China, was started in Chongqing Liangjiang New Area on April 6, 2011. Liangjiang International Cloud Computing Center enjoys a construction area of […]

Foxconn to raise wages in its factories

Foxconn to raise wages in its factories

Taiwanese electronic components manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., whose trade name is Foxconn, announced on Saturday to raise workers’ wages by 16-25% in its factories. Monthly earnings of workers in its factories in Shenzhen have been increased from 1800 to 2,500 yuan on 1 February, according to their performance. Foxconn, the No.1 global […]

Apple claims firm broke trademark agreement

Apple claims firm broke trademark agreement

After a number of online stores suspended sales of Apple’s iPad, the US tech giant accused Proview Technology of not honoring its agreement to transfer the rights to use the trademark for the product in China. Many Chinese online stores, including Amazon China and Gome, pulled the iPad after local administrations of industry and commerce […]

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