Tencent’s Pony Ma becomes richest Chinese: Hurun Global Rich List 2018

Pony Ma Pony Ma, founder and chairman of China’s tech titan Tencent, has become the richest Chinese in the world as he total assets have accumulated to 295 billion RMB ($47 billion), according to the Hurun Global Rich List 2018 released by Hurun Report on Feb. 28. Ma ranked 15th globally, up from 23rd a … Continue reading Tencent’s Pony Ma becomes richest Chinese: Hurun Global Rich List 2018

Over 90 percent of apps are collecting private data from users

Over 90 percent of mobile apps gained permissions to access users’ private information in the first half of 2018, according to a report recently released by the Tencent Research Institute and the Data Center of China Internet (DCCI), Xinhuanet.com reported. Statistics indicate that about 99.9 percent of Android apps obtained private information from their users … Continue reading Over 90 percent of apps are collecting private data from users

Chinese folk instruments first included into western music education system

Chinese folk instruments have been included into the Western music education system for the first time ever, said China’s Central Conservatory of Music (CCOM) and Bard College Conservatory of Music, CCTV.com reported on Dec. 5. The American college is to enroll students in Chinese folk instruments performance starting from autumn 2018. The students will be … Continue reading Chinese folk instruments first included into western music education system

Jiangsu the first Chinese province to hit GDP of 9 trillion yuan

Suzhou in Jiangsu province (Photo/Chinanews.com) 10 Chinese provinces have so far announced their economic performances for 2018, as the local two sessions, the annual meetings of the local legislature and the local political advisory body, recently commenced. Among the many provinces that have pushed ahead in the race, Jiangsu is the province showcasing the most … Continue reading Jiangsu the first Chinese province to hit GDP of 9 trillion yuan

Air transport turnover in a single day is now more than the whole year of 1978

(Photo/Chinanews.com) China’s civil aviation industry is expected to see a total air transport turnover of 121.7 billion tonne-kilometers (tkm) by the end of the year. Thanks to reform and opening-up, today, the air transport turnover in a single day is more than that of the whole year of 1978, official data indicated. A total of … Continue reading Air transport turnover in a single day is now more than the whole year of 1978

Chinese brands rank in 2019 Brand Finance Global 500 report

(Photo/huanqiu.com) Many Chinese brands ranked among the world’s 500 most valuable, according to the Brand Finance Global 500 report released on Jan. 22 at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Huanqiu.com reported on Jan. 30. The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China ranked as the world’s 8th most valuable brand, while Huawei, China’s leading … Continue reading Chinese brands rank in 2019 Brand Finance Global 500 report

E-commerce to help Tibetan agricultural products go global

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com recently signed a cooperation agreement with one of Tibetan’s largest agricultural enterprises to help Tibetan agricultural products go global, Xinhuanet.com reported. According to the agreement, the enterprise will purchase high-quality local agricultural products including eggs, fruits, and vegetables, and then sell them to people around the world through the e-commerce platform … Continue reading E-commerce to help Tibetan agricultural products go global

China enters local “two sessions” season

(Chinanews.com/Tong Yu) Annual legislative sessions began in the Tibet Autonomous Region on Jan. 9, ushering in China’s local “two sessions” season. Other provinces, autonomous regions, and municipalities are scheduled to start legislative sessions later this month. The local “two sessions” are made up of annual meetings attended by provincial lawmakers and political advisors, who will … Continue reading China enters local “two sessions” season

Rural industries accelerate revitalization of countryside

(Photo/Chinanews.com) China’s rural industries have maintained strong momentum since 2012, Yu Xinrong, vice-minister of agriculture and rural affairs, said at a news conference at the State Council Information Office on July 1. China’s grain production capacity has remained above 600 billion kilograms since 2012. The business income for the agricultural products processing industry and tourism … Continue reading Rural industries accelerate revitalization of countryside

CIIE brings opportunities for foreign firms

  Global exhibitors exchange views for win-win cooperation at the 3rd China International Import Expo in east China’s Shanghai, Nov. 6, 2020. (People’s Daily Online/Chen Bin) The 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE), a grand global trade fair held in the post-pandemic world, has attracted worldwide attention. As China shares its market opportunities with the … Continue reading CIIE brings opportunities for foreign firms