Category Archives: China

China’s Civil Aviation Market Flies High In 2016

BEIJING, (APP/Xinhua): China’s civil aviation sector posted strong growth in passenger trips and cargo transportation in 2016, official data showed Monday. Air passenger trips rose 11.8 percent year on year to 487.8 million last year, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). That growth

Sino, Pak To Adopt Common Strategy To Eradicate Terrorism

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Pakistan and China would further boost the parliamentary linkages and work closely to adopt common strategy for eradication of terrorism in the region. This was deliberated in a meeting of the Ambassador of China to Pakistan with Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani here at the Parliament

China Leadership Pledges Stability, Progress In Key Reform Areas

BEIJING, (APP/Xinhua): China’s top leadership pledged to stick to the basic tone of “seeking progress while maintaining stability” in 2017, aiming for more progress from supply-side structural reform. The pledge came from a meeting of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee,

China’s Largest Production Base For Industrial Drones Under Construction

NANJING, (Xinhua): China Eagle, a Beijing-based unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) developer, will build the country’s largest production base for industrial drones. The production base in Jingjiang economic and technological development zone in east China’s Jiangsu Province is expected to produce its first UAV in May. Drones for

China Overtakes US As Germany’s Top Trade Partner

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, (APP/AFP): China overtook the United States last year to become Germany’s biggest trading partner for the first time, official data showed, a shift likely to reassure Berlin as worries grow over US President Donald Trump’s protectionist leanings. The figures compiled by federal

China Unveils Small Precision-Guided Missile – AR-2

The China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics (CAAA) recently revealed the AR-2 small precision-guided air-to-ground missile, the China Daily reports. The AR-2 uses a 5-kg warhead with a semi-active laser-homing (SALH) seeker. It has a range of 8 km and a maximum speed of 735 km/h.

IDEX 2017: China Showcases New-Generation Frigate And S26 Submarine

The China Shipbuilding Trading Corporation (CSSC) showcased its next-generation trimaran-hull frigate and the S26 air-independent propulsion (AIP) submarine (SSP) at the 2017 International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX), which is concluding in Abu Dhabi. The S26 SSP appears to be the AIP-equipped variant of the