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BMW to recall 360,000 China cars over Takata airbags

The recall will affect nearly 273,000 models built by BMW's joint venture with Chinese manufacturer Brilliance Automotive.

17 Apr 2019 9:35 AM

Chinese smartphone firms jazz up products, seize turf in home market from Apple

People are more attached to their phone than ever and have higher expectations, said Alen Wu, global vice president at Oppo.

22 Mar 2019 10:43 AM

Alibaba CEO rules out layoffs this year

In November, Alibaba cut its full-year revenue forecast to between 375 billion yuan and 383 billion yuan (USD 54.4 -55.6 billion).

22 Feb 2019 11:13 AM

'Major changes never seen in a century': Xi tells Army to be battle-ready

Xi said the armed forces must devise strategies for the new era and take on responsibilities for preparing and waging war.

05 Jan 2019 11:58 AM

China shuts over 4,000 websites in massive-clean-up campaign

China keeps the internet under tight control and has been cracking down on a range of illegal online activities.

22 Sep 2018 12:32 PM

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China cancels trade talks with US as tariff threats escalate: report

Report said that a mid-level Chinese delegation was due to travel to US ahead of Liu's visit, but trip has now been abandoned.

22 Sep 2018 10:16 AM

Shanghai man who killed his wife, hid her body in freezer gets death sentence

In the three months after killing his wife, Zhu Xiaodong used her money to fund travel as well as hotel trysts with other women, the court said.

23 Aug 2018 1:32 PM

Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit North Korea next month

Reportedly Xi, at the invitation of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, will attend celebrations of 70th anniversary of North Korea's founding.

18 Aug 2018 5:25 PM

Chinese woman detained after tossing ink on Xi Jinping poster: Activists

Chinese Human Rights Defenders said Dong is believed to have been held later and her Twitter account was deleted hours after the incident.

17 Jul 2018 1:49 PM

Co-pilot tried to hide e-cigarette smoke, sparked mid-air emergency instead

The incident, which resulted in deployment of passenger oxygen masks, occurred Tuesday on flight by Chinese flag carrier from Hong Kong.

13 Jul 2018 6:50 PM

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China Air Force lands bombers on South China Sea island

Philippine opposition lawmakers condemned China's militarization of the South China Sea.

20 May 2018 6:25 PM

Sichuan Airlines flight forced to land, pilot 'sucked halfway' out, says captain

The cockpit experienced a sudden loss of pressure and drop in temperature and when he looked over, the cockpit’s right windshield was gone.

15 May 2018 12:42 PM

China's Alibaba buys Pakistan e-commerce firm Daraz

The New York-listed firm added 98 million active consumers over the year ended March 31.

09 May 2018 4:39 PM

China welcomes North Korea's move to suspend nuclear tests

N Korea is set for summits with South Korean President Moon Jae-in next week and with US President Donald Trump in late May or early June.

21 Apr 2018 2:41 PM

Alibaba buys Chinese chipmaker to aid IoT business

Alibaba aims to empower different industries through cloud-based IoT solutions.

20 Apr 2018 4:07 PM

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Asia's second-hand jet market soars as super-rich eye bargains

Buyers from the region bought 61 pre-owned aircraft and 54 new jets in 2017.

20 Apr 2018 2:49 PM

China's smog levels down but health damage already done, says study

China faces about 1.6 million premature deaths a year as a result of air pollution, the US-based Health Effects Institute said in a report.

17 Apr 2018 12:49 PM

Air China, China Eastern profit up despite fuel-cost surge

China is now the world's second-largest aviation market.

30 Mar 2018 3:49 PM

Chinese warships enter east Indian Ocean amid Maldives crisis: report

A fleet of destroyers and at least one frigate, a 30,000-tone amphibious transport dock and three support tankers entered the Indian Ocean.

20 Feb 2018 3:33 PM

Iran nuclear deal not ‘derailed’, will play constructive role: China

Wang says continuing to implement nuclear deal was responsibility of all parties concerned and common wish of the international community.

14 Jan 2018 2:04 PM

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