in the tel阿拉爱上海女神会所ecom industry, improve the level of social and economic informatization and foster seve ral leading companies with global competitiveness,” said China Mobile Chairman Yang Jie. China Mobile claimed its 5G services will be available in more than 40 cities by the end of September. China Telecom also said in a statement that the 5G licensing will be a key step to build the country into a cyber power. It is also cond ucive to gaining a competitive edge in the telecom sector, which will help drive technological innovation, em brace industrial upgrading as well as boost high-quality economic growth, the company said. ChinaRead More →

ecurity cooperation with the international community and will meet heads of several foreign delegations, Wu said at a news conference in Beijing on Thursday afternoon. hina’s tech giant Huawei Technologies Co maintained its ranking as the w orld’s No 2 smartphone vendor, continuing to narr ow the gap with Samsung, the first on the list, market research company Gartner Inc reported. With 71.62 million in smartphone sales, the world’s top vendor Sam sung saw its market share reduce from 20.5 percent to 19.2 percent in the first quarter of this year. Huawei sold 58.4 million units of smartphones in the same p eriod, up 44.5Read More →

resident’s message calls for tackling legal, security, governance challenges President Xi Jinping called on Sunday for strengthened cooperation among countries to explor e opportunities of digital, internet-based intelligent development and to properly address leg al, security and governance challenges arising from big data industry development. He made the remarks in a congratulatory letter to the China Intern ational Big Data Industry Expo 2019, which kicked off in Guiyang, Guizhou province. The new generation of information technology, represented by the internet, big data and artificial intelligence, is booming at present and has significant and profound influence on various countries’ economic development, social progress and people’s lives,Read More →

Scientists from China and other countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative will work together to enhance scientific and technological coop eration in disaster prevention and mitigation, according to a joint declaration. The collaboration aims to make areas along the initiative safer, more sustainable a nd disaster-proof, according to the declaration published during the two-day International Conference on Silk-r oad Disaster Risk Reduction and Development, which concluded in Beijing on Sunday. Sunday marked China’s 11th National Disaster Prevention and Reduct ion Day, an annual event which began in 2009 after a devastating earthquake hit Sic huan and neighboring provinces on May 12, 2008, leavingRead More →

hina voiced deep disappointment late on Wednesday about Washington’s plan to raise tariffs on Chinese imports on Fr iday, saying that it will take necessary counter-measures if the US tariffs increase takes effect. The planned tariffs increase on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports from 10 percent to 25 percent was filed by the Office of the US Trade Representative, and the filing appeared on Wednesday in the Federal Register, the Associated Press reported. In response, an unnamed spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on the ministry’s website that escal ating trade friction does not serve the interests of people inRead More →

various social conflicts, and said efforts must be made to address legitimate and lawful concerns to safeguard public int erests, and also guide the public in voicing their concerns in a law-based manner to maintain social order. Strong pressure must be maintained to crack down on crimes such as organized gang activity, violent and terroristic cri mes, as well as those related to fraud, robbery, food and drug safety, and environmental protection, Xi said. Calling social fairness and justice a lifeline for judicial and law enforcement work, Xi called for improving the mec hanism of the use of power in law enforcement as well asRead More →

Negotiators from two sides aim to meet next week in Washington to continue Vice-Premier Liu He, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met in Beijing from Tuesday to Wednesday for the 10th round of trade talks between China and the United States. The two sides are working on putting bilateral trade on a stronger footing, and the lat est meetings were productive, Mnuchin wrote on his Twitter account, without giving details. A Chinese team is scheduled to visit Washington next week for another round of talks, Xinhua News Agency reported. Liu is also a member of the Political Bureau of theRead More →

President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing on Friday. Here are the highlights. Belt and Road opens up new space for global economic growth Joint building of the Belt and Road has opened up new space for the world’s economic grow th. It also created a new platform to boost international trade and investment, expanded new practices to optim ize the global economic governance, and made new contributions to improving people’s well-being of all countries. High-quality development of Belt and Road stressed The principle of extensive consultation, joint contributionRead More →

Interconnectivity with Latin American countries high on bilateral talks agenda China and Chile should connect their development strategies and promote interconne ctivity between Chile and other Latin American countries, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday. Xi made the remark while meeting with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera in the Great Hall of th e People in Beijing. Pinera is on a five-day state visit and planned to attend the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. Premier Li Keqiang also met with him on Wednesday. Xi said Chile is the first South American country to have established diplomatic relation s with China, and the firstRead More →

Under a pilot scheme, the first group of six provinces and cities sold 6.8 billion yuan in bonds at commercial bank counters to individual buyers between March 22 and early April. The coupon rates are between 3.01 percent and 3.33 percent, higher than treasury b onds issued by the central government as well as bank deposits with the same maturity. Gross local bond issuances hit 1.18 trillion yuan in the first qua rter, compared with only 219.5 billion yuan in the same period last year. The total quota for 2019 local government bond issuances is 3.08 trillion yuan, according to the Ministry of Finance. “AboutRead More →