Cities in China

CGTN: A City on the Rebound: How Hong Kong Can Move Forward

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 6:57pm

In East Asia, the financial hub of Hong Kong has experienced its fair share of difficulties, but as life slowly returns to normal, problems that have plagued the city for decades remain.\nThis press release features multimedia.

Key Points: 
  • In East Asia, the financial hub of Hong Kong has experienced its fair share of difficulties, but as life slowly returns to normal, problems that have plagued the city for decades remain.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • Coupled with a liberalized financial system and generous policies, the city catapulted itself toward the top, competing with mega-cities such as London and New York City.\nFor all its glitz and glamour, Hong Kong contained contradictions that boiled over in the 2019-2020 protests and rioting.
  • Mass protests have taken a heavy toll on Hong Kong, largely battering its economy of which it holds pride and imbuing its residents with pessimistic sentiments.
  • Observers believe that social discontent is one of the deeper roots behind the prolonged protests.\nAs many got rich over the decades, wealth inequality in the city became one of the highest in the world.

XPeng to Debut New LiDAR-Equipped Smart EV

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 2:15pm

b'XPeng Inc. (NYSE: XPEV) will premier its third production model, the XPeng P5 smart sedan, on 14 April 2021 in a press briefing in Guangzhou, China.\nThis press release features multimedia.

Key Points: 
  • b'XPeng Inc. (NYSE: XPEV) will premier its third production model, the XPeng P5 smart sedan, on 14 April 2021 in a press briefing in Guangzhou, China.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • Its mission is to drive Smart EV transformation with technology and data, shaping the mobility experience of the future.
  • XPeng is headquartered in Guangzhou, China, with offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, and San Diego.
  • The Company\xe2\x80\x99s Smart EVs are manufactured at plants in Zhaoqing and Zhengzhou, located in Guangdong and Henan provinces, respectively.

200 Days to the fourth China International Import Expo

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 12:00am

b"SHANGHAI, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Preparations are in full swing for the fourth China International Import Expo (CIIE), the world's largest import expo, which is just 200 days away from April 18.\nThousands of exhibitors and hundreds of thousands of buyers from across the globe have descended on Shanghai in the past three years to reap the benefits offered by the expo.

Key Points: 
  • b"SHANGHAI, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Preparations are in full swing for the fourth China International Import Expo (CIIE), the world's largest import expo, which is just 200 days away from April 18.\nThousands of exhibitors and hundreds of thousands of buyers from across the globe have descended on Shanghai in the past three years to reap the benefits offered by the expo.
  • Thousands of exhibitors, including Global Fortune 500 companies and industry leaders, attended the expo every year.
  • No other event in the world provides a better stage with such scale and influence for Asian and global product debuts.
  • The CIIE provides extra benefits for companies entering China by offering special services that make doing business with Chinese partners as smooth as possible.

The 129th Canton Fair Opens Today, 2.7 Million Products Ready for Global Businesses with an Optimized Experience

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 10:52am

b'GUANGZHOU, China, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) today opens its 129th session, also its third digital exhibition.

Key Points: 
  • b'GUANGZHOU, China, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) today opens its 129th session, also its third digital exhibition.
  • 260 thousand exhibitors present record-breaking 2.7 million products across 16 categories, 82 thousand of which will be new products.\nExhibitors will showcase their products through cutting-edge digital presentations such as pictures, videos, 3D and livestreams, including 2,600 virtual reality showrooms and 137 online new product launches.\nXu Bing, spokesperson of Canton Fair, noted that the 129th Canton Fair, built on the previous two digital sessions successfully held in 2020, has further optimized its digital platform to facilitate accessible and convenient business communication between suppliers and buyers.\n"The Canton Fair has been promoting trade exchanges and stabilizing the global industrial supply chain over the years, and we hope the 129th session can contribute to China\'s new development pattern where domestic and foreign markets can boost each other," Xu said.\nThis year\'s Canton Fair brings functional improvements to enable efficient business matching, including leveraging resources in livestreams, allowing easy access to the Help Center, offering an upgraded Exhibitor Centre management tool, and providing an intelligent customer service system with multiple language support.\nAiming to provide buyers with an optimal experience throughout the grand online international trade event, the Fair is also embracing an inclusive participation with targeted market segment incentives and activities.
  • Focusing on "Belt and Road Initiative" and Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) countries, the Canton Fair has been working closely with international business associations.
  • 44 pre-exhibition virtual events hosted in 32 countries with topics covering promotion, matchmaking, and cooperation agreement signing, along with over 300 trainings for overseas buyers, email direct marketing and global partnership programs, have helped global buyers understand their targeted industries and product categories of interest showcased at the Canton Fair.\nTo allow buyers to do barrier-free business across borders, the Canton Fair is introducing a wide range of supporting services, such as professional settlements, financing to insurance, logistic support for transportation, inspection to quality certification, as well as online customs support and policy interpretation.\nRegister for the Canton Fair at https://buyer.cantonfair.org.cn/en/register/selectiveId for more opportunities!\n'

The 129th Canton Fair Opens Today, 2.7 Million Products Ready for Global Businesses with an Optimized Experience

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 10:34am

b'GUANGZHOU, China, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) today opens its 129th session, also its third digital exhibition.

Key Points: 
  • b'GUANGZHOU, China, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) today opens its 129th session, also its third digital exhibition.
  • 260 thousand exhibitors present record-breaking 2.7 million products across 16 categories, 82 thousand of which will be new products.\nExhibitors will showcase their products through cutting-edge digital presentations such as pictures, videos, 3D and livestreams, including 2,600 virtual reality showrooms and 137 online new product launches.\nXu Bing, spokesperson of Canton Fair, noted that the 129th Canton Fair, built on the previous two digital sessions successfully held in 2020, has further optimized its digital platform to facilitate accessible and convenient business communication between suppliers and buyers.\n"The Canton Fair has been promoting trade exchanges and stabilizing the global industrial supply chain over the years, and we hope the 129th session can contribute to China\'s new development pattern where domestic and foreign markets can boost each other," Xu said.\nThis year\'s Canton Fair brings functional improvements to enable efficient business matching, including leveraging resources in livestreams, allowing easy access to the Help Center, offering an upgraded Exhibitor Centre management tool, and providing an intelligent customer service system with multiple language support.\nAiming to provide buyers with an optimal experience throughout the grand online international trade event, the Fair is also embracing an inclusive participation with targeted market segment incentives and activities.
  • Focusing on "Belt and Road Initiative" and Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) countries, the Canton Fair has been working closely with international business associations.
  • 44 pre-exhibition virtual events hosted in 32 countries with topics covering promotion, matchmaking, and cooperation agreement signing, along with over 300 trainings for overseas buyers, email direct marketing and global partnership programs, have helped global buyers understand their targeted industries and product categories of interest showcased at the Canton Fair.\nTo allow buyers to do barrier-free business across borders, the Canton Fair is introducing a wide range of supporting services, such as professional settlements, financing to insurance, logistic support for transportation, inspection to quality certification, as well as online customs support and policy interpretation.\nRegister for the Canton Fair at https://buyer.cantonfair.org.cn/en/register/selectiveId for more opportunities!\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-129th-canton-fair-opens-toda...\n'

Happiness Biotech Announces Record-High Sales of Over $14 Million On Its E-Commerce Business In March

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

Besides selling the Company\'s own products, we also acted as agents of other business for their products, including accessories, food, clothing, etc.

Key Points: 
  • Besides selling the Company\'s own products, we also acted as agents of other business for their products, including accessories, food, clothing, etc.
  • Currently we have set up three live streaming marketing bases in Fuzhou, Hangzhou and Guangzhou and the team is still expanding.
  • Our next step is to start cross-border e-commerce business and e-commerce operation agency business.
  • The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly revise these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that arise after the date hereof.\n'

Hot dry noodles, Yellow Crane Tower and bright prospects: Wuhan extends invitation to global visitors, investors

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 10:45am

"Today\'s press conference is the largest promotion attended by the largest number of foreign envoys and representatives.

Key Points: 
  • "Today\'s press conference is the largest promotion attended by the largest number of foreign envoys and representatives.
  • In May 2020, it took Wuhan 10 days to complete nucleic acid tests covering tens of millions of people, making Wuhan the "safest city.
  • France, the United States, the Republic of Korea and the United Kingdom have set up consulates general in China.
  • At present, there are nearly 10,000 foreign permanent residents in Wuhan, and it is estimated that the number will reach 20,000 by 2025.

Hot dry noodles, Yellow Crane Tower and bright prospects: Wuhan extends invitation to global visitors, investors

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 8:14am

"Today\'s press conference is the largest promotion attended by the largest number of foreign envoys and representatives.

Key Points: 
  • "Today\'s press conference is the largest promotion attended by the largest number of foreign envoys and representatives.
  • In May 2020, it took Wuhan 10 days to complete nucleic acid tests covering tens of millions of people, making Wuhan the "safest city.
  • France, the United States, the Republic of Korea and the United Kingdom have set up consulates general in China.
  • At present, there are nearly 10,000 foreign permanent residents in Wuhan, and it is estimated that the number will reach 20,000 by 2025.

Senmiao Technology Announces Signing of Framework Agreement with Taoyun Capital

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'CHENGDU, China, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Senmiao Technology Limited ("Senmiao") (Nasdaq: AIHS), a financing and servicing company focused on the online ride-hailing industry in China as well as an operator of its own online ride-hailing platform, today announced the signing of a strategic framework agreement with Taoyun Capital, a Beijing-based investment and asset management firm, whereby Senmiao has the right to utilize resources, including online ride-hailing platform licenses, obtained by Taoyun Capital and its affiliates in several cities across China, including but not limited to Beijing and Shanghai.

Key Points: 
  • b'CHENGDU, China, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Senmiao Technology Limited ("Senmiao") (Nasdaq: AIHS), a financing and servicing company focused on the online ride-hailing industry in China as well as an operator of its own online ride-hailing platform, today announced the signing of a strategic framework agreement with Taoyun Capital, a Beijing-based investment and asset management firm, whereby Senmiao has the right to utilize resources, including online ride-hailing platform licenses, obtained by Taoyun Capital and its affiliates in several cities across China, including but not limited to Beijing and Shanghai.
  • By partnering with Taoyun Capital, Senmiao anticipates utilizing these resources to accelerate the expansion of its online ride-hailing platform into new cities.\nXi Wen, Senmiao\'s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We look forward to working with Taoyun Capital on expanding our respective businesses through this strategic collaboration.
  • We are pleased to be able to partner with Taoyun Capital as we eye additional expansion opportunities for our online ride-hailing platform, which has seen much success since launching in our first city of Chengdu in October 2020.
  • Senmiao undertakes no obligation to publicly revise any forward-looking statements to reflect changes in events or circumstances.\n'

A Centenary Science City Underway: Sci-Tech Innovation Factors Gather Momentum in Nansha

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 12:09pm

Planned to cover an area of 99 square kilometers, Nansha Science City is jointly established by Guangzhou Municipal Government and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), integrating science and education.

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  • Planned to cover an area of 99 square kilometers, Nansha Science City is jointly established by Guangzhou Municipal Government and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), integrating science and education.
  • The City is built upon the objective to establish a "Centenary Science City" set by Guangzhou Municipal Government in early 2021.
  • According to Lu Yixian, secretary of Nansha District, Guangzhou, Nansha Science City should guarantee innovation development in all aspects: scientific discovery, technological invention, industrial development, professional support and ecological optimization, while fostering an ideal environment with concentrated innovation resources, active innovation subjects and efficient innovation mechanism.
  • "The Nansha Science City built by the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Guangzhou Municipal Government aims to become an international first-class science city and an important source of original innovation.