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Digital economy to top half of China’s GDP by 2023: IDC

People visit the China International Digital Economy Expo (CIDEE) in Shijiazhuang, north China’s Hebei Province, Oct. 11, 2019. (Xinhua/Wang Xiao) About 51.3 percent of China’s GDP would be digitalization-related by 2023 as the country’s enterprises step up digitalizing their businesses, global market intelligence firm IDC predicted. The research firm estimated that by 2025, at least …

China bans imports of Indian cattle, products South Asian country urged to promote product quality for exports: experts

People bring a buffalo to the sacrificial ceremony of Gadhimai festival near a temple in Bariyapur, Bara, Nepal, Dec. 3, 2019. Hindu devotees celebrate the Gadhimai festival, which takes place once in every five years, with the blood of freshly slain animals as the ritual sacrifice to Gadhimai, the goddess of power. (Photo by Sunil …

China and Japan will look into global cooperation: international cooperation agency

Fujiya Koji, director general of the JICA’s East and Central Asia and the Caucasus Department, gives a speech at the event. Photo: Yin Yeping/GT China-Japan economic and technology cooperation will focus more on global issues, including environmental protection and elderly care, according to an international cooperation agency. At a seminar focusing on the 40 years …

China-proposed BRI great for business, says Uruguayan producer

Government representatives attend the plenary session of the 13th China-Latin America and the Caribbean Business Summit in Panama City, capital of Panama, on December 10, 2019. (Xinhua/Mauricio Valenzuela) The China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has been great for business and helped improve the business environment, head of Uruguay’s largest dairy cooperative has said. “We …

Just tech

A visitor tries out 5G VR equipment at the China International Big Data Industry Expo held in Zunyi, Southwest China’s Guizhou Province, in May. Photo: VCG Space tech education China will work with the international community to push forward space science and technology education and contribute to the economic and social development in the Asia-Pacific …

Chinese technology, experts help Madagascar triple rice yield

Yuan Longping (2nd R) , the “father of hybrid rice”, inspects a demonstration field with other experts at Hunan Hybrid Rice Research Center in Changsha, capital of Hunan Province, Oct. 22, 2019. The third-generation hybrid rice developed by Yuan Longping, the “father of hybrid rice,” and his team underwent its first public yield monitoring from …

NEV sales slide 47% in November, face full-year fall

Visitors view a car from German carmaker BMW at Haikou New Energy Vehicle Exhibition in Haikou, south China’s Hainan Province, Jan. 10, 2019. A total of 197 new energy vehicles were displayed at the exhibition. (Xinhua/Yang Guanyu) Sales of new-energy vehicles (NEVs) in China declined 43.7 percent year-on-year in November, contracting for a fifth month …