Mi Store in the eastern European country occupies 200 square meters, offering some 300 products, including smartphones, cameras, speakers, headsets, smart watches, selfie sticks, electri c scooters, smart robotic vacuum cleaners and even casual backpack. “With opening of the flagship store in the country, we are pleased to announce that the Mi fans can purchase the first Xiaomi phones offi cially in Romania,” said Zhang Guoren, Xiaomi authorized representative in Romania. Xiaomi is currently the fourth largest smartph one producer in the world and Romanians have long been familiar with its products.  China’s former world number one Ding Junhui took a 6-3 lead over AnthonyRead More →

applicants, their workload will be greatly lessened,” he said during the Shanghai World Travel Fair on Thursday. Japan Tourism Agency data showed that 8.38 million tourists from the Chinese mainland traveled to Japan in 2018, repre senting year-on-year growth of 13.9 percent and contributing nearly 27 percent of international tourists. China has been the world’s largest source of tourists since 2014, reac hing nearly 150 million last year, according the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. “The market potential remains huge,” said Dai Bin, director of the China Tourism Academy. “Compared to the United S tates, where 48 percent of its citizens hold a passport, theRead More →

showed that 160 million Chinese people have travel plans during the upcoming four-day May Day holiday. Thailand, Japan, Vietnam, Taiwan and Indonesia are the top destinations outside the mainland. Malaysia, which receives around 10 million Chinese tourists annua lly, began to issue e-visas for Chinese in 2017. “The number of visa stickers on passports of Chinese nationals dropped by 70 percent in the first year after the service was introduced, showing its high popularity,” said Han. Since last year, countries including Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Turkey, Thailand and Sr i Lanka have started to accept visa application documents online and issue e-visas, either a barRead More →

 China’s power generation climbed 4.2 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2019, official data showed. The pace of growth eased from 8 percent registered in the same period last year, according to the National Bureau of Statistics. In March alone, power generation rose 5.4 percent from a year earlier, up from a rise of 2.9 percent in the first two months. Generation of hydroelectricity expanded 22 percent year-on-year in March , the highest growth since March 2016, due to abundant water from southern regions. The generation of nuclear power and solar power both posted faster year-on-year growth, at 31.7 percent and 12.9 percent respectively.Read More →

untries can lead to the pooling of skills and expertise on tax collection. It can also strengthen natio nal tax rules in areas such as withholding tax, transfer pricing and dispute resolution to ensure that fair am ounts of taxes are collected, said Daniel Witt, president of the International Tax and Investment Center. “BRI countries should be careful not to create barriers to investment, an d the priority should be to look at practical solutions to remove complexities and co mpliance burdens on tax administrations and taxpayers,” Witt added. To serve the BRI, Liao Tizhong, director-general of the International Taxation Department, State Taxation Administration, saidRead More →

The first batch of enterprises to participate in the secon d China International Import Expo, or CIIE, has been published as the 200-day count down begins, according to China International Import Expo Bureau on Thursday. The planned Enterprise and Business Exhibition area will be 300,000 square meter s and divided into five parts — equipment, consumption, healthcare, food, and trade in service. There will be seven display areas on science-tech life, automobile, equipment, medical eq uipment and healthcare products, quality life, trade in service and food and agricultural products. The science-tech life display area will show case AR and VR, and technologies companies such asRead More →

PWC, KPMG, Ernst&Young, UPS, DHL, CMA CGM, HSBC, and VALE International. The food showing area will be 60,000 square meters showing d airy products, vegetables, fruits, meats, aquatic products, snacks, condiments, liquor and bever ages, and the exhibitors will include Nestle, Danone, Fonterra, Theland, Dole, Louis Dreyfus and Cargill. The 12th China Arts Festival will bring a slew of art activities to the Chinese economic and art hub Shanghai. From May 20 to June 2, more than 50 shows selected nationwide will be perform ed in 19 major theaters in Shanghai, over 600 artworks will go on display at the China Art Museum, and aRead More →

the ALS patients’ thoughts through identifying the patien ts’ eyeballs movements to collect information, and then move the wheelchair automatically. It can also move safely at night. Further improvements will be made to the system to correct for minor deviations when operating under bright light.Zhang Wei operates the wheelchair at a residential commu nity in Xi’an, Shaanxi province, April 17, 2019. Zhang has climbed two of China’s Five Great Mountains on his han Beijing plans to add more kindergarten slots and strengthen security measures to make sur e children can receive an affordable and safe preschool education, officials said on Thursday. Feng Hongrong, deputy inspector ofRead More →

dies for each student and the district government has offered another 500 yuan per m onth for each student. The students are only required to pay tuition of 900 yuan per month. Apart from ensuring students get a high-quality education, the sub sidies are also used to increase the salaries of teachers and give them better training, she said. To ensure that more students receive inexpensive yet hig h-quality preschool education, the school added 270 new kinde rgarten slots in 2016, she said. It now has 18 classes and more than 540 students. Children attending public kindergartens or affordable private on es will account forRead More →

 followed by Baidu and ByteDance, according to the employment-oriented social networking platform LinkedIn. The ranking list is based on feedback from LinkedIn’s more than 40 million users in China, taking fo ur aspects into consideration — interest in the company, engagement with employees, job demands and employee retention. Qualified companies must have had at least 500 employees as of Feb 1, 2018, and demonst rate flat or positive employee growth over the following 12 months, based on LinkedIn’s data. Among the top 25 companies to work for in 2019, 15 of them are technology companies, as the results showed. Here is the top 10 listRead More →