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  • China tops list of strong IP filings growth in 2011

    2012-12-12 04:12

    Intellectual property (IP) filings worldwide kept growing strongly in 2011, with patent applications for the first time exceeding 2 million, in which China toped the list.

  • Navigating mobile markets

    2012-12-10 05:36

    AutoNavi Holdings Ltd, China's No 1 navigation provider by market share, is expecting mobile Internet could drive the growth of the company in the coming years as the number of smartphone users hits nearly 300 million in the country.

  • China presents climate documentary to UN official

    2012-12-09 09:25

    Head of Chinese delegation to the ongoing UN climate conference in Doha, Xie Zhenhua, presented China's first climate documentary to top UN climate official Christiana Figueres.

  • China's workforce goes more skillful

    2012-12-09 07:45

    China's high-skilled workers reached 31.2 million as of the end of 2011, 4.9 million more than at the end of 2009, according to official data released on Saturday.

  • China forms research alliance between national, local academies of sciences

    2012-12-09 07:21

    The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), the country's top research institution, on Saturday formed an alliance with 17 provincial academies of sciences to share resources and improve innovation.

  • China sacks officials involved in GM rice test

    2012-12-06 21:35

    Three officials who had approved and conducted a controversial test of genetically modified (GM) rice on school children in central China's Hunan Province had been sacked, authorities said on Thursday.

  • China has over 1 million USD tech trade deficit

    2012-12-06 20:20

    Despite fast growth in technology exports, China's technology trade is still seeing an average annual deficit of more than 1 million U.S. dollars, a commerce official said here Thursday.

  • Guangzhou’s bus system wins UN award

    2012-12-06 19:22

    The bus rapid-transit system in Guangzhou, the capital of South China’s Guangdong province, stood out from among 100 applicants around the globe and was selected as one of this year’s nine Lighthouse Activities.

  • Nokia enters deal with China Mobile

    2012-12-05 20:17

    Nokia is to partner with China Mobile, the world's biggest operator, to launch a version of its flagship Lumia smartphone tailored for the world's largest market.

  • China, ROK eye more Internet cooperation

    2012-12-05 18:55

    The first Internet round-table between China and the Republic of Korea (ROK) kicked off in Beijing on Wednesday.

  • Smoking passengers slow down bullet trains

    2012-12-05 08:17

    Bullet trains on a high-speed railway line in Northeast China have been forced to slow down seven times over the last three days because of smoking passengers, railway police said on Tuesday.

  • Simulator to support A320neo commissioned

    2012-12-03 21:52

    Hua Ou Aviation Training Center in Beijing, a joint venture of Airbus SAS and China Aviation Supplies Holding Co, on Dec 3 commissioned its first A320 full flight simulator that is upgradeable to support flight training for the A320neo.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.