Category Archives: News

China Remains Major Engine For World Economic Growth

BEIJING, Jan. 6 (Xinhua) — China has remained the world’s major growth engine in 2016, shoring up global economic growth through such channels as trade, market and investment. The latest report of the International Monetary Fund showed that China contributed 1.2 percentage points to global

COAS Praises Wasim Boxer For Earning Acclaim

World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver Flyweight Champion Muhammad Waseem on Friday met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the COAS praised Boxer Muhammad Waseem for his outstanding achievements and expressed confidence that Pakistani youth will follow

Football: Mikel Leaves Chelsea For China

Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi announced on Friday he is leaving English Premier League leaders Chelsea to join Chinese side Tianjin TEDA. He is the latest star to head to the Chinese Super League, after the high-profile signings of Chelsea team-mate Oscar by Shanghai SIPG

China Sets Biggest One-Day Yuan Increase In Over Decade

China on Friday hiked the yuan against the dollar in its biggest one-day increase since 2005, after the greenback fell against leading currencies the previous day. The People’s Bank of China (PBoC), which has been battling to shore up the sagging yuan, fixed it at 6.8668 to

China’s TCL Out To Revive BlackBerry Smartphones

LAS VEGAS, Jan 5, (APP/AFP) – Chinese electronics company TCL Corporation was at CES on Wednesday with a plan to revive BlackBerry handsets knocked from the mobile phone throne by Apple and Google. TCL is putting its market clout behind the design, manufacture and marketing of

China’s Huawei Adds Amazon Alexa To Flagship Phone

Chinese tech giant Huawei is adding Amazon’s artificial intelligence application Alexa to its flagship smartphone for its US launch. The number three global smartphone brand, Huawei announced at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show that its Mate 9 handset would include the personal digital assistant developed by

China’s Alibaba Sues Vendors Over Selling Counterfeits

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has filed a lawsuit against two vendors for allegedly selling counterfeit goods, it said. “Selling counterfeits not only violates our service agreement, it also infringes on the intellectual property rights of the brand owner, puts inferior products in the hands of consumers and ruins the hard-earned

Huawei, QMobile Handsets To Offer Zong’s 4G Services

ZONG has entered into a partnership with major smartphone brands, Huawei and Q-Mobile for the provision of fastest internet services to telecom customers. Under this partnership, all 4G smartphones of Huawei and QMobile will have Zong 4G SIMs with 12 GB internet data. This partnership has

China Created More Than 13 Million New jobs In 2016

China created more than 13 million new jobs in cities this year as part of the efforts to stabilize a slowing economy. According to a Chinese official, Minister of Human Resources and Social Security Yin Weimin disclosed the figure at an annual ministry conference on

China To Promote Development Of Agricultural Product Processing

The State Council, China’s cabinet, has issued guidelines on agricultural product processing industry. Accelerating the industry’s development will help promote agricultural modernization, increase farmers’ incomes, improve people’s livelihoods and ensure steady economic growth, according to the guidelines. China aims to raise the agricultural product processing efficiency