This topic has gone viral among Chinese netizens, an

d turned into a red-hot search item on Sina Weibo, China’s equivalent to Twitter. The gross output value of the Chinese snack industry has reached 2.22 trill ion yuan, according to a report released in December by the Circulation Industry Pro motion Center, which is affiliated with the Ministry of Commerce. Online e-commerce has accelerated … Read moreThis topic has gone viral among Chinese netizens, an

hina to issue white paper on China-US economic, trade

 China will issue a white paper about its stance on economic and trade talks with the United States Sunday morning. The white paper, titled China’s Position on the China-US Economic and Trade Consultat ions, will be released at 10 am on June 2 by the State Council Information Office, which will also hold a press … Read morehina to issue white paper on China-US economic, trade

ork with various parties to promote the denuclearizat

On Friday, State Councilor and Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe m et with Shanahan and both sides agreed to deepen exchanges and cooperation, properl y manage risks and allow military-to-military relations to become a stabilizing factor for bilateral ties. President Xi Jinping called on Malaysia on Friday to align its de velopment strategy with the … Read moreork with various parties to promote the denuclearizat

Wuxi officials punished over kindergarten ‘gang’ question

Three officials in Wuxi, East China’s Jiangsu province, have been gi ven Party and administrative punishments on Thursday over an inappropriate question about whether kindergarten children were involved in gangs, the local government said on its official Wechat account. According to the government of Wuxi’s Xishan district, Feng Dongyan, director and Party chief of the … Read moreWuxi officials punished over kindergarten ‘gang’ question

After being sworn in for the second time as India’s prim

me minister on Thursday, Modi is likely to have his first “structured” talks with President Xi Jin ping on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Bishkek, capital of Kyrgyzstan, in June. China has been viewed in India as far more positively inclined to engage with Modi during his second term in office. … Read moreAfter being sworn in for the second time as India’s prim

Trade between the two countries “made a major breakthr

rough” and exceeded $100 billion in 2018, and the two permanent members of the United Na tions Security Council have been coordinating closely on major international issues, Ruan said. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral ties, which are said to have reached their best level in history. Also, the attendance … Read moreTrade between the two countries “made a major breakthr

So far EU ministers have only agreed a modest mandat

 to discuss reductions in tariffs in industrial goods and to seek agreement on conformity assessments. EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom is opp osed to any quota agreement on cars and has lambasted the national security excuse put forward by the White House. The most prominent supporter of free trade is the center-right European People’s Party … Read moreSo far EU ministers have only agreed a modest mandat

Foreign investors believe that China has enough policy

icy tools to offset short-term downside pressure, while the financial risks are under control as the country’s debt level has shown signs of stabilizing, Zhang said. China’s overall debt-to-GDP ratio had dropped to 249.4 percent by the end of 2018, 1.5 percentage points lower than a year earlier, according to the PBOC. If trade tensions … Read moreForeign investors believe that China has enough policy

Technology teams from Shanghai universities start business

t businesses in Suzhou, Zhejiang province. Things like this happen a lot now,” Wang said. “And plans to build data infrastructure, such as cloud computing and data centers, have been made in the integrated development of the region.” The report also surveyed AI education in China, which has started at all levels. More than 30 … Read moreTechnology teams from Shanghai universities start business