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As Super Typhoon Mangkhut crosses open seas from the Philippines and heads toward landfall, Chinese authorities are working to protect two power plants directly in the path of the storm.
Super typhoon Mangkhut, projected to hit the Philippines by the morning of September 15 as a Category 5 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 167 mph, will be the strongest storm to hit the Philippines this year and even bigger than 2013’s Super Typhoon Haiyan, which killed over 6,000.
Private banking continues to surge in China, with the top 10 private Chinese banks posting a record-high value of assets under management (AUM) to RMB 8.3 trillion (US $1.2 billion) in 2017.
Sources within China say bugs in a high-power turbine engine built for its J-20 stealth fighter have been resolved, and the J-20 is on its way to volume production.
Even as Donald Trump finalizes the approximately $200 billion worth of imported Chinese goods planned to receive tariffs this week, he also threatened to tax another $267 billion in the near future.
The government of China is looking to accelerate its domination of the world telecommunications industry, this time through the possibility of combining its two wireless carriers.
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria will be signing a historic financing agreement with Chinese President Xi Jinping this week, to support building Nigeria’s nationwide Information and Communication Technology Infrastructure Backbone Phase 1 (NICTIB 11) project.
A massive tree-planting campaign the country embarked on years ago to help clean up the environment now looks like it is increasing pollution.
In a just-released projecting pilot, technician and flight crew needs for the next several decades, aircraft giant Boeing projects the Asia-Pacific region will be needing the largest number of pilots in the world through 2037.
South Korean young-casual clothing brand Maison de ANAIS Co., Ltd., developed by Seok Hyun Jung and Jeong Ho Lee targeted towards women in their late 20's to late 30's is awaiting the release of its woman's clothing brand 'ANAIS' and 'greygrei' into the Taiwanese and Chinese market.
Shanghai based JinkoSolar has signed a 240MW solar module supply agreement with, POWERCHINA Huadong Engineering Corporation Limited, for the development of Southeast Asia's largest solar power project.
Diginex, a global blockchain solutions company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with an anti-slavery business association, the Mekong Club, to create a blockchain-based system to protect workers from being exploited.
Biosar Australia Pty Ltd., a subsidiary of Greek construction group AKTOR, has signed a contract for Shanghai-based Arctech Solar to supply solar tracking technology for a 256.5 MWp project based in Ouyen, Victoria, Australia.
Japan-based GROUND Inc., a company focusing on advanced technologies in the logistics industry, just announced it will be collaborating with HIT Robot Group of China (HRG) to develop new technology solutions for advanced logistics.
Guangzhou is hoping to leverage the upcoming 24th World Route Development Forum for the aviation industry, as a means to increase linkages between this important southern Chinese city and Europe.
Hengtong, a Chinese power and fiber optic cable manufacturer, successfully signed a 220kV transmission line project with Nepal Electricity Authority, indicating the internationalization breakthrough of Hengtong in the land high voltage transmission line project.
Changzhou, China based Trina Solar established an industrial innovation center focusing on new energy Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The center, established on August 17, was built at Trina Solar's headquarters location.
The 19th China International Lubricants and Technology Exhibition (Inter Lubric China), the major lubricant show for China and much of Asia, will be held at Shanghai New International Expo Center in Shanghai from November 7-9, 2018.
China-based TCL Electronics Holdings Limited is partnering with Sunshine 100 China Holdings Limited to jointly developed the Hima Alaya Shared Smart Apartment.
Recently, Oerlikon Balzers, a major provider of surface solutions, signed a sales agreement with Shanghai Dafangwuyu Automobile Company (DFWY) for an INUBIA I6 fully integrated and automated coating system.
Thanks to a concerted coordinated effort by APEC member economies, the challenge of doing business in the Asia-Pacific region has improved significantly in the past two years.
China-based Jiangsu Seraphim Solar System Co. Ltd., a a solar product manufacturer, made a major bet on the growth of renewable energy in Africa with the opening of its new its new PV module manufacturing facility in South Africa.
As fintech continues to consolidate within Asia, Hexindai Inc., a Chinese consumer lending marketplace, has entered into agreements to purchase a 20% stake in Musketeer Group, an Indonesian online lending platform which allows consumption installment loans, as of August 9, 2018.
Chinese-based aircraft leasing company CMIG Aviation Capital, wholly owned by China Minsheng Investment Group just received delivery of one Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft MSN 43000 in Seattle to be operated by Lion Air.