The Chinese government has never imposed any policy

 to force foreign companies to transfer their technology,” Gao added, sayi ng that the country’s Foreign Investment Law bars forced technology transfers. The newly passed law, approved this month and set to take effect in January, stipulates that China will treat foreign and Chi nese enterprises equally and protect their intellectual property rights. Under the […]

May has come under intense pressure to quit the prime minis

 minister’s post as the price of winning support for the deal. At a meeting Sunday at the prime minister’s country retreat, Chequers, prominent Brexiteers told May they might back the deal — if she agreed to step d own so a new leader could take charge of the next phase of negotiations, which will settle […]

We support the BRI globally because it’s a big project wi

ith so many applications in different parts of industry and the economy, and we want agreements, project by project.” Raffarin was appointed special envoy on China affairs by French President Emmanuel Mac ron. He pointed out that it is not pragmatic to have an agreement about every industrial sector, because, as sovereig n states, both […]

According to iiMedia Research, a market consultancy, cross-

-border online shopping in China grew by 20.6 percent year-on-year to 7.6 trillion yuan ($1.1 trillion) in sales in 2017. The nation is encouraging cross-border e-commerce transactions by easing the annual cap on cross-border online purchases and adding categories of imports to the duty-free list, according to the Ministry of Finance. Starting from this year, […]

The mutually beneficial and win-win nature of China

France cooperation has not changed, Xi said. “The history of China-France cooperation shows that bilateral ties are not ‘a zero-sum game.’ The strong com plementarities between the two economies will remain for a long time,” Xi said, adding that China’s sustained devel opment and further opening-up will create a host of new opportunities as well […]

The two countries should take the memorandums of underst

understanding as an opportunity to connect the BRI with Italy’s own development plans, including building seaports in northern Italy, Xi said. He called for upgrading bilateral cooperation in such priority areas as space technology, inf rastructure, transportation, environment and energy, and also expanding third-market cooperation in relevant fields. Conte said he considers participation in the […]

Charles is an artist and an academic. He is someone who I thi

 both of our country should be very proud to have a friend, a representative like him,” he said.   At present, there are more than 800 13- 18-year-old students at the S chool, including nearly 60 Chinese students, most of whom are from Hong Kong. Uppingham school was founded in 1584. The famous British educator […]

More Myanmar parents are willing to send their children

the school because speaking fluent Chinese is necessary for them to work in China or do business with China, Sun said. The government in Ruili has invested 2.6 million yuan ($388,000) in improv ing school facilities, including building a new school building, canteen and playground. The sch ool has established a special foundation with donations […]

In the second half of 2018, total deal number and value

 in all sectors fell back to low levels, and PE/VC investors turned more cautious. Although TMT secto rs saw a big drop in deal numbers and value compared with the first half amid the lackluster PE/VC inves tment market, they remained the leaders among all sectors,” Gao Jianbin, PwC China TMT leader said. The report […]

The 10 percent deduction rate, which applies to buyers of ag

ricultural goods, will be cut to 9 percent, said the statement. “The VAT reform is not simply lowering the tax rate, but focusing on the integration with the overall tax reform. It has continued to ma ke progress toward the long-term goal of establishing a modern VAT system, and it also leaves room for cutting […]