Osram spin-off to heat up competition in China

2013-07-08 17:34:19

As Siemens' lighting business Osram was finally listed on the German stock exchange via a spin-off today, the company can now grasp more opportunities in the global LED lighting market

Renualt and Dongfeng venture finalized

2013-07-08 17:08:31

The agreement of French automaker Renault and China's second-largest manufacturer Dongfeng Motor Corp., to launch a joint venture will be finalized this month after a decade of talks.

Japan's registration network adds foreign residents

2013-07-08 15:25:19

The resident registration network in Japan, which enables nationwide identity verification by putting all resident registration information on a network, will include foreign residents beginning July 8, according to Kyodo News Agency.

Carrefour hit with another food scandal

2013-07-05 17:35:47

Carrefour is involved in yet another food safety scandal and this time it's over their juicy beef ball which apparently doesn't contain meat

Pepsi to reduce use of toxic chemical

2013-07-05 15:10:01

PepsiCo China said Thursday the company is taking measures to cut the amount of 4-methylimidazole, or 4-Mel, in its caramel coloring.

Hainan Airlines receives Boeing 787 Dreamliner

2013-07-04 19:09:07

Hainan Airlines Co Ltd, the fourth largest carrier in China by fleet size, took possession of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft on Thursday in North Charleston.

Apple's iWatch trademark may be issue in China

2013-07-04 16:23:49

Apple's trademark application for its smart watch "iWatch" may hit an unexpected stumbling block on the Chinese mainland, as a similar trademark "iWatching" is already registered

Domestic software sees opportunity in PRISM

2013-07-04 15:28:35

Washington's PRISM program has brought the issue of information surveillance into the global spotlight. To ensure the safety of information, insiders and experts are calling on the Chinese government and enterprises to use domestic software.

Facing sanctions, dairy producers cut prices

2013-07-04 15:21:05

Several foreign and domestic milk powder producers announced Wednesday they would reduce prices after an anti-monopoly probe by China's top economic planner.

Biostime to invest in French dairy company

2013-07-03 13:56:16

Biostime said Wednesday that it will provide 20 million euros in equity investment and financing to France's dairy producer Isigny Sainte Mère.

Half of foreigners in ROK are Chinese

2013-07-03 16:19:06

Almost 1.45 million foreigners live in South Korea, among which 53.7 percent are Chinese (775,474).

Paris police to add Chinese language service

2013-07-03 14:06:28

To ensure the safety of Chinese tourists in Paris, local police bureaus will provide 24-hour Chinese language services when answering calls, according to a tourism department official from Ile-de-France, Beijing Youth Daily reported.