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Chinese bamboo weaving master makes bamboo QR code

Posted on Tuesday, 12 February 2019 09:29 AM | No Comments
For most Chinese, QR codes are symbol of modern technology achievement, but in the eye of a bamboo weaving master, it is just another item that can be made with...

Girl rescued after falling into panda enclosure in southwest China

Posted on Monday, 11 February 2019 11:27 AM | No Comments
A young girl was rescued after falling into a panda enclosure in southwest China, state media reported on Sunday (February 10). State broadcaster CCTV showed video of a security guard...

Chinese ancient towns revive ancient way of celebrating Spring Festival

Posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 11:24 AM | No Comments
Ancient towns in east China are immersed in a festive atmosphere as the Chinese Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival, is only a week to go. In the centuries-old city of...

U.S. charges China’s Huawei with bank fraud, stealing trade secrets

Posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 09:32 AM | No Comments
The United States on Monday (January 28) charged China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, its chief financial officer, and two affiliates with bank and wire fraud to violate sanctions against Iran in...

Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Posted on Tuesday, 15 January 2019 10:17 AM | No Comments
A Chinese court on Monday (January 15) sentenced a Canadian man to be executed for drug smuggling, prompting Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to accuse China of using the death...

WeChat’s big data report shows Chinese people changing habits

Posted on Thursday, 10 January 2019 02:36 PM | No Comments
WeChat, the most popular social media app in China, Wednesday published a big data report that shows changing habits of Chinese people. According to the report released at WeChat’s fifth...

World’s biggest tech show opens with rollable TVs and robots galore

Posted on Wednesday, 9 January 2019 10:22 AM | No Comments
The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the world’s biggest tech and gadget show, opened its doors on Tuesday (January 8), with thousands of technology enthusiasts heading to Las Vegas to...

Taiwan President calls for int’l support to defend democracy amid threats from China

Posted on Monday, 7 January 2019 11:45 AM | No Comments
TAIPEI, Taiwan – President Tsai Ing-wen calls for international support to defend democracy as it faces renewed threats from China particularly it’s “one country, two systems” policy. “We (Taiwan) are...

Chinese consumers say iPhone overpriced, faces competition from local brands

Posted on Friday, 4 January 2019 10:30 AM | No Comments
  Some Chinese consumers said on Wednesday (January 3) that overpriced iPhones and increased local competition were contributing to Apple Inc. taking the rare step of cutting its quarterly sales...

World’s highest voltage transmission project starts operation

Posted on Wednesday, 2 January 2019 09:55 AM | No Comments
    The world’s first ±1100-kv UHVDC (ultra high voltage direct current) transmission line was put into operation on Monday, marking the project with the highest voltage, the biggest transmission...