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Mengniu Dairy Sponsors FIFA World Cup 2018 to Bolster Brand’s Image Overseas

Mengniu Dairy Sponsors FIFA World Cup 2018 to Bolster Brand’s Image Overseas

Chinese dairy giant Mengniu Dairy Co. [HKG:2319] has teamed up with FIFA to become an official sponsor of the 2018 World Cup in Russia as it looks to expand overseas.

Jan 4, 2018
James Boynton
Firms From China, Nepal Link Up to Develop 1,000 Megawatts of Hydropower

Firms From China, Nepal Link Up to Develop 1,000 Megawatts of Hydropower

Three Chinese companies have linked up with a Nepalese one to develop at least 1,000 megawatts of hydropower facilities in Nepal in the next five years.

Dec 12, 2017
Kevin McBride
Authorities Plan to Spend USD1 5 Billion on Made in China 2025 Initiative

Authorities Plan to Spend USD1 5 Billion on Made in China 2025 Initiative

Chinese authorities said they will earmark USD1.5 billion (CNY10 billion) in a special fund for the Made in China 2025 initiative.

Nov 20, 2017
Kevin McBride
Shanghai Mayor International Entrepreneurship Consultation Conference

Shanghai Mayor International Entrepreneurship Consultation Conference

The 29th Shanghai Mayor International Entrepreneurs' Consultation Conference

Sep 25, 2017
Yicai Global
Alipay Launches ‘Smile to Pay’ for Commercial Use in China

Alipay Launches ‘Smile to Pay’ for Commercial Use in China

Alipay has launched its new facial-recognition payments technology for commercial use, Ant Financial Services Group said Friday.

Sep 6, 2017
Yicai Global
China’s Three Major Telecoms Carriers Will Officially Cancel Domestic Long-Distance Roaming Charges

China’s Three Major Telecoms Carriers Will Officially Cancel Domestic Long-Distance Roaming Charges

Once the change takes place, mobile phone calls within the country will cost the same, regardless of distance.

Aug 31, 2017
Yicai Global
Australia Welcomes Chinese Investment

Australia Welcomes Chinese Investment

The Chinese government has reported that direct investment into Australia from China soared by 56 per cent in 2016 over 2015, to $4.8 billion.

Aug 30, 2017
Yicai Global
US Army Bans China Made DJI Drones

US Army Bans China Made DJI Drones

Reports in the America suggest that the Pentagon has banned the US Army from using drones made by Chinese company DJI, due to possible cyber vulnerabilities.

Aug 21, 2017
William Clegg
Brazilian Neymar’s Astonishing Transfer Fee Complicates Matters for China’s Football Governing Body

Brazilian Neymar’s Astonishing Transfer Fee Complicates Matters for China’s Football Governing Body

Brazilian striker Neymar’s record-smashing transfer to Paris Saint Germain from Barcelona for nearly USD265 million has turned all eyes into…

Aug 17, 2017
Mevlut Katik
Breeding Base Workers Under Fire for Pushing Pandas

Breeding Base Workers Under Fire for Pushing Pandas

Workers at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in the capital of Sichuan province came under fire after…

Aug 11, 2017
Kevin McBride
Tencent Founder Sounds Death Knell to Jia Yueting’s Imploding Imperium

Tencent Founder Sounds Death Knell to Jia Yueting’s Imploding Imperium

When Zeng Liqing co-founder of Tencent Group Holdings Ltd. [HK: 0700] said July 16 that LeEco was “evidently a Ponzi…

Aug 4, 2017
China’s Commerce Ministry Submits Revised Foreign Investment Law for Approval

China’s Commerce Ministry Submits Revised Foreign Investment Law for Approval

The Chinese commerce ministry has revised its draft of the new Foreign Investment Law and submitted it to the State Council, China’s cabinet, a ministry spokesman said yesterday.

Jul 28, 2017
James Boynton