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Microsoft eyes opportunities in China’s push for innovation


September 18th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) China's efforts to be a global innovation leader offers opportunities to foreign companies like Microsoft, a senior executive of the software giant said."We're committed to ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

China must teach Japan a lesson, says Chinese daily


September 12th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 12 (IANS) A lesson is necessary to dispel Japan's contempt toward China, said a state-run Chinese daily Wednesday, a day after the Japanese government inked a deal to ... Read more...

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Volvo cars sales shrink in China


August 16th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Aug 16 (IANS) The number of vehicles produced by Volvo and sold in China shrank by 28.4 percent in the Chinese market in July as compared to the same ... Read more...

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Britain targets Chinese in post-Olympic tourism


August 15th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Britain launched a worldwide campaign to promote post-Olympic tourism with high expectations for the Chinese market.The strategy was set out by Jeremy Hunt, Britain's secretary of ... Read more...

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Swedish fashion firm to tap Chinese market


July 18th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, July 18 (IANS) Swedish clothing company J.Lindeberg is planning to open 50 stores in China in 2012 and 2013, a media report said.Half of the company's total turnover would ... Read more...

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Jaguar-Land Rover eyes booming China market


July 6th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shangai, July 6 (IANS) With booming sales, China will soon overtake North America to become the second largest market for luxury carmaker Tata-owned Jaguar-Land Rover (JLR) after Britain, the company's ... Read more...

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US files complaint over China car duties


July 6th, 2012 - 5:22 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 6 (IANS) The US Thursday filed a complaint to the World Trade Organization (WTO) against China for imposing duties on US-made vehicles.China started to impose anti-dumping and countervailing ... Read more...

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Chinese buy a third of world’s Swiss watches


June 4th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 4 (IANS) Chinese love Swiss watches, so much so that they purchased a third of what the Swiss produced last year.Consumers in Hong Kong and China spent over ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Australian mining giant squirms at India’s slow growth


May 18th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 18 (IANS) The unexpected slowdown in the Indian economy is creating ripples in Australia as a mining giant has expressed concern over the slackening iron ore demand from ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China’s smartphone firms warned of patent disputes


April 15th, 2012 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 15 (IANS) China's smartphone companies are at risk of becoming embroiled in disputes over intellectual property rights since many important patents are held by international companies like Google ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Lakshmi Machine Works to expand Chinese operations (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 11 (IANS) China-based Renminbi 220 million turnover LMW Textile Machinery (Suzhou) Co Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Coimbatore-headquartered Lakshmi Machine Works Ltd, has decided to expand ... Read more...

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Lakshmi Machine Works to expand Chinese operations


April 12th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 11 (IANS) China-based Renminbi 220 million turnover Lakshmi Machine Works (LMW) Textile Machinery (Suzhou) Co Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Coimbatore headquartered LMW Ltd has decided ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Censoring takes 3D ‘Titanic’ fun out for Chinese


April 11th, 2012 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 11 (IANS) While moviegoers flocked to cinemas in China to see the latest 3D version of James Cameron's epic movie "Titanic", many said they were disappointed that they ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

China sees threat from foreign surveillance products


March 28th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) Warning of a potential national threat posed by excessive reliance on foreign surveillance equipment, standards and software, officials in China want the country to reduce such ... Read more...

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Tata’s Jaguar Land Rover, China’s Chery in joint venture


March 21st, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) British automobile company Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), owned by Tata Motors of India, and China's Chery Automobile have agreed to a joint venture for production of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

DreamWorks China venture to produce first animation film


March 20th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, March 20 (IANS) A joint venture between DreamWorks Animation, producer of Hollywood blockbusters such as "Kung Fu Panda", and its Chinese partners is scheduled to release its first ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China is now world’s largest art, antiques market


March 17th, 2012 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 17 (IANS) China has overtaken the US as the world's biggest market for art and antiques, according to a report.The historic turning point was also an important indicator ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

French wine maker wins court cases


March 16th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 16 (IANS) Chateaux Lafite Rothschild, the French estate that produces some of the most expensive wines, has won six lawsuits against Chinese firms since fake Lafite was found ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China’s mobile gamers may exceed 200 mn in 2012


March 2nd, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 2 (IANS) The number of Chinese people who play mobile video games is estimated to hit 215 million in 2012, according to a report released by Chinese market ... Read more...

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Etihad starts codeshare flights with Chinese carrier


March 2nd, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 1 (IANS/WAM) UAE's national carrier Etihad Airways has commenced codeshare flights with Hainan Airlines of China, it was announced Thursday.This is Abu Dhabi-based airline's first ever codeshare ... Read more...

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Brazil’s Corinthians keen on building team in China


March 1st, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 1 (IANS) Corinthians football club president Mario Gobbi has shown interest in creating a team in China.With the arrival of Chinese striker Chen Zhizhao, the club ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

China to surpass India as top gold consumer


February 19th, 2012 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 19 (IANS) China is set to surpass India as the world's top gold consumer this year, the World Gold Council (WGC) predicted.The demand for gold in China, the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Apple releases preview of new Mac operating system


February 17th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Feb 17 (IANS) Apple Thursday released a developer preview of the next version of the company's Macintosh operating system, bringing some popular features from iPhone and iPad to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British student to launch bamboo smart phone


February 2nd, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) A 23-year-old British student will launch a mobile phone made largely from bamboo, The Telegraph reported Thursday.The smartphone, called 'ADzero', is expected to launch later this ... Read more...

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US tech firm to set up branch in Chinese city


December 23rd, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 23 (IANS) Qualcomm, the world's largest wireless semiconductor company, has announced it will set up a branch in Xi'an, capital of China's northwest Shaanxi province, the authorities ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Balance is what matters in India-China ties: sources


November 17th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The Sino-Indian equation was complex and the hardest to predict but it was a "full spectrum" relationship, officials said Thursday, striking an upbeat note ... Read more...

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China important for US business growth: Expert


October 7th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Oct 7 (IANS) China is becoming increasingly important for the future growth of American companies doing business with China, said a US business expert here.John Frisbie, president of the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Audi’s half-yearly sales up 100 percent


July 5th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) German luxury car manufacturer Audi Tuesday reported a 100 percent increase in its sales for the first half of the calendar year.It has sold 2,802 cars ... Read more...

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China state fund eyes Facebook stake


July 2nd, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 2 (IANS) A state-owned fund in China is reportedly interested in buying a stake in social network Facebook, said a media report.A source told US business magazine ... Read more...

Posted in World |

200 tonnes of toxic herbs flood China markets


June 9th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 9 (IANS) An estimated 200 tonnes of herbs contaminated by a banned chemical have entered the Chinese market, a media report said Thursday.Herbs of chrysanthemum, often used in ... Read more...

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China’s economy set to surpass US in 2016: IMF


April 26th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that China's economy will exceed the United States' in 2016.According to the IMF's prediction, the Chinese economy would grow from 11.2 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Facebook to block contents in some countries


April 21st, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): Facebook is likely to block content in some countries, as the company faces uncomfortable positions for providing 'too much' free speech."We are occasionally held in uncomfortable positions ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chinese shops to offer ‘human breast milk’ in 2 years


April 15th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 15 (ANI): In two years, Chinese market will be selling dairy products that will be produced by genetically modified cattle and would contain most of the nutrients as in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

China to create alternative to human breast milk


April 15th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 15 (IANS) China will soon create dairy products from milk produced by genetically modified cattle and containing most of the nutrients as in human breast milk.The ministry of ... Read more...

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Facebook in talks to enter Chinese market


April 10th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.10 (ANI): Popular social networking site Facebook is in talks with potential partners about how to enter the market in China."We are currently studying and learning about China, as ... Read more...

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