China’s Top 10 most innovative companies

BY SILVI WRITER Chinese tech platform Meituan-Dianping was named world’s most innovative company in 2019 by the US-based Fast Company, the world’s leading business media brand. Other listed Chinese companies range from internet giant to electric automaker. Let’s take a look at the top 10 most innovative companies in China. 10 GJS Robot GJS Robot is a robotics and AI startup based in Shenzhen, China, … Continue reading China’s Top 10 most innovative companies

White Peak developing Swedish-style eco-city in northern China’s industrial hub

BY SILVI WRITER White Peak, the largest European residential developer in China, has begun constructing in northern China’s populous Shandong province a unique Swedish-style community based on the renovation of Hammarby Sjostad, a smart eco-city in Stockholm, Sweden. In addition to sustainable and environmental features, the Hammarby Eco City Yantai will also be a social community, in which over 15,000 “happy eco citizens trust each … Continue reading White Peak developing Swedish-style eco-city in northern China’s industrial hub

China to build highways in Moldova

By SCMP Two Chinese contractors are in final negotiations to build two highways in Moldova, marking the first time China has extended the nation’s engineering and construction prowess to the eastern European nation. China Hyway Group and China Railway Group Limited are in talks to build two highways with a combined length of 300 kilometres in Moldova, according to Vitalie Lurcu, the Modolvan State Secretary … Continue reading China to build highways in Moldova

Not only Cambridge, those western universities see merit in China’s Gaokao

BY SILVI WRITER The University of Cambridge said on Monday its policy to accept China’s National Higher Education Entrance Examination, commonly known as Gaokao, for Chinese applicants has been in place for several years. Chinese media reported on Sunday that the university had joined the list of top UK schools to accept Gaokao scores for students wishing to join its undergraduate courses. In a Chinese-language … Continue reading Not only Cambridge, those western universities see merit in China’s Gaokao

Chinese firm offers to sell stake in Airbus’ hometown airport

BY SCMP The first foreign owner of French aviation infrastructure is offering to sell its stake in the Toulouse-Blagnac airport, barely five years after winning the bid to own the hometown airfield used to test Airbus aircraft. Casil, a venture between Shandong Hi-Speed Group and Hong Kong’s Friedmann Pacific Asset Management, is putting a 49.99 per cent stake in Toulouse-Blagnac on the block, its president … Continue reading Chinese firm offers to sell stake in Airbus’ hometown airport

Health experts call for faster actions to end TB by 2030

BY SILVI WRITER Leading health experts, drug scientists and practitioners gathered in Beijing on Thursday to call for stepped-up measures to accelerate the fight against Tuberculosis (TB), the world’s deadliest infectious killer which heads of states have vowed to end by 2030. At a media workshop themed “It’s time for action! It’s time to End TB!”, jointly hosted by WHO Representative Office for China and … Continue reading Health experts call for faster actions to end TB by 2030

‘Debt trap created not because of money from China’

BY SCMP AND SILVI WRITER Countries that fell into debt trap on major infrastructure projects financed by China didn’t have “good assessment” on financial terms and repayment requirements, said a railway expert, also a transport adviser to the World Bank. Andrea Giuricin, a visiting professor to the China Academy Railway Sciences, said China’s state-run construction companies are still lacking in project management expertise, despite of having … Continue reading ‘Debt trap created not because of money from China’