China retaliates with tariffs on American items worth US$60b

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China retaliates with tariffs on American items worth US$60b


Nation

Xi reaffirms China's commitment to peaceful development path

President Xi Jinping said Wednesday that would unswervingly take the road of peaceful development.
Nation

New growth drivers break new ground for Chinese economy: Premier Li

China has become a fertile land for global entrepreneurs and innovation, with new growth drivers breaking new ground for the country's economic development, Premier Li said.
World

DPRK, S. Korean leaders agree on additional efforts toward denuclearization

DPRK's top leader Kim Jong Un said he and S. Korean President Moon Jae-in had agreed to take additional steps toward making the Korean Peninsula free of nuclear weapons.
Nation

Chinese vice premier meets Putin, vowing to further advance bilateral ties

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, vowing to further enhance coordination and cooperation so as to promote bilateral ties.
Nation

China to launch Long March-9 rocket in 2028

China plans to launch the heavy-lift carrier rocket Long March-9 in 2028.
Finance

China's crude oil futures attract worldwide participation

China's crude oil futures, the first futures variety on the Chinese mainland open to overseas investment, have attracted worldwide interest, exchange data showed on Wednesday.
Tech

Old and new combine as AI solves big city healthcare woes

With artificial intelligence, to see a "doctor" can become easier, all without sacrificing accuracy.
Nation

Beijing adds 11 roads for autonomous-driving tests

Beijing has designated 11 more roads for autonomous-car testing, according to the Beijing Youth Daily.
Event

China int'l industry fair opens in Shanghai

The 20th China International Industry Fair opened Wednesday in Shanghai, with over 2,600 companies participating in the five-day event.
World

Former Malaysian PM Najib detained, to face fresh charges

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was detained by the anti-corruption body on Wednesday, to face fresh corruption charges related to state investment fund 1MDB.
Tech

Alibaba Group to focus on customized AI chips and embedded processors

The manufacturing industry will be facing a major shift in the future to be better incorporated with service and shopping experiences, Alibaba chairman Jack Ma said. 
Metro

Public financial fraud case suspects nailed

A company called "Shanghai Chengyu Investment Holding Group" allegedly illegally attracted public deposits via the Internet platform qianmama.com.
Metro

Big data center opened as experts call for better privacy laws

The Shanghai Big Data Application Center has been established in an effort to spearhead the city's pioneering "smart city" plan, but some are still worried.
World

Leaders of two Koreas agree to denuclearize peninsula at Pyongyang summit

Leaders of the two Koreas agreed on Wednesday to end military tensions and try to achieve complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.
Nation

China willing to cooperate with world in human rights: official

China has achieved unprecedented historic progress in the human rights cause and is willing to cooperate closely with all parties in the world human rights field.
Metro

Deliveryman jailed for arson

A deliveryman who lit a fire in an elevator has been given a suspended prison sentence.
Metro

Toys'R'Us toy cars and scooters suspected to be problematic

Some kids' ride-on cars at a Toys'R'Us store have been found to have safety issues.
World

Chinese student wins EU science contest prize

A Chinese student was awarded on Tuesday the third prize of the 30th European Union Contest for Young Scientists.
Metro

Bus scare as driver collapses at the wheel

Passengers rush to apply the brakes after their driver loses consciousness.
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