Saturday, 20 April 2019

Tag Archives: China

Huawei secured 40 5G commercial contracts

HONG KONG: China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Tuesday it had secured 40 commercial contracts to build and operate fifth-generation (5G) telecommunications infrastructure as at the end of March, up from a previously disclosed tally of more than 30. Rotating Chairman Ken Hu was speaking at the firm’s annual ...

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China, Japan to arrange exchanges, visits for 30,000 youths

EIJING: China and Japan have agreed to arrange exchanges and visits for 30,000 young people of the two countries in the next five years, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said. The arrangement will be a part of the China-Japan Youth Exchange Promotion Year, spokesperson Lu Kang told a press briefing. “Amity ...

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17 more detained over China blast that killed 78

BEIJING: Police have detained 17 more suspects connected to a chemical blast in eastern China last month which killed 78 and left hundreds injured, local authorities said. The explosion in eastern Jiangsu province was one of the worst industrial accidents in the country in recent years and led to the ...

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STARFISH – World’s largest airport to open this year in China

BEIJING: The phoenix-shaped Beijing Daxing International Airport is due to open in September as the crews are putting the final touches on what will be one of the world’s largest and busiest airports. Designed by the late British architect Zaha Hadid. The $12billion project could attract huge  traffic volumes, which  ...

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China warns Australia at WTO about 5G restriction

GENEVA: China told Australia at the World Trade Organization that Australia’s restriction on Chinese 5G telecoms technology was “obviously discriminative” and appeared to break global trade rules, according to a transcript seen by Reuters. China’s representative at the WTO’s Council on Trade in Goods said measures to restrict 5G technology ...

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Sajal Aly ready to bedazzle China

BOLLLYWOOD: Famous Pakistani actress Sajal Aly is ready to bedazzle the Chinese audience with the screening of her movie ‘Mom’ in China. Two years back Sajal Aly starred in the Bollywood movie ‘Mom’ along with Adnan Siddique. The movie did pretty well at the box office, earning quite an acclaim ...

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China opens first bridge with 5G network

BEIJING: China’s state-asset regulator announced a bridge opened earlier this week in the southern province of Guangdong is the country’s first bridge with a 5G network. Also known as the Humen Second Bridge, the 40.5-meter-wide Nansha Bridge is the world’s widest steel box girder suspension bridge. Linking Guangzhou and Dongguan, ...

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Knife attacker kills two at primary school in China

BEIJING: A knife-wielding man killed two people and injured two others at a primary school in central China on Wednesday, the latest such attack to hit the country in recent years. Two injured primary school students have been sent to hospital with no danger to their lives, the government of ...

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Total signs 10-yr LNG deal with Guanghui

SHANGHAI: France’s Total said it has signed a 10-year sales and purchase deal with China’s independent gas company Guanghui for annual supply of 0.7 million tonnes. The super-chilled fuel will be sourced from the French company’s global portfolio and supplied into Guanghui’s regasification terminal in Qidong in East China, Total ...

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Russia, China to conduct research using underwater drones

BEIJING: Russian and Chinese scientists will conduct a joint investigation using unmanned underwater vehicle (UUVs), Alexander Shcherbatyuk, the director of the Institute of Marine Technology Problems of the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, told Sputnik on Wednesday. “The Chinese side should bring the equipment and we ...

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