China set to tackle overseas investment risk

Two risk metaphors have been a leitmotif of China’s financial governance since the change of leadership in 2017, Black Swans and Grey Rhinos. Black swans are improbable unforeseen risks that arise from the blue. Grey rhinos are persistent and obvious ... ( read original story ...)

China Unicom partnering up for 5G research

A customer uses her mobile phone outside an outlet of China Unicom in Yuncheng, Shanxi province. [Photo/Xinhua] China Unicom, the country's second largest mobile carrier by subscribers, set up a string of 5G laboratories with partners including Tencent ... ( read original story ...)

China Unicom to Leverage Semtech’s LoRa Technology

China Unicom has signed an agreement with Semtech to leverage its LoRa Technology to increase and drive more awareness of the LoRaWAN ecosystem in China. The LoRaWAN network is being deployed around the globe by key operators in major markets, enabling a ... ( read original story ...)

China Unicom aims to balance 5G performance, cost

China Unicom believes the biggest challenge facing operators in deploying 5G will be a growing imbalance between the high investment needed and low returns. Zhang Yong, president of Network Technology Research Institute at China Unicom explained early 5G ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing uses nano photocatalyst to purify subway air

Beijing has begun spraying a nano photocatalyst to eliminate bacteria and odor in its crowded subway trains, Friday's Beijing Youth Daily reported. Liu Chang, Beijing Subway deputy director in charge of safety and quality, said staff with subway Line 6 ... ( read original story ...)

China Says It Protects Foreign Firms’ Intellectual Property

China has fulfilled its commitments to the World Trade Organization and protects the intellectual property rights of foreign firms, according to a government report released on Thursday. "China has been a strong advocate for free trade," according to the ... ( read original story ...)

Are the Bears or Bulls Right About China Mobile?

China Mobile (NYSE: CHL) is generally considered a conservative play on the Chinese market. However, shares of the country's top wireless carrier tumbled more than 30% over the past three years due to ongoing concerns about the saturation of the smartphone ... ( read original story ...)

China to abolish foreign ownership caps in finance in 2021

BEIJING -- China released its latest list of areas off limits to foreign investment on Thursday, cutting the number of restrictions to 48 from 63 as it opens more markets, most notably in finance. The new list will take effect throughout the country on ... ( read original story ...)

China eases investment curbs as clash with U.S. looms

The Cabinet planning agency retained a ban on foreign ownership in publishing, internet news services, film and TV and restrictions on oil and gas exploration and telecoms. China is "attempting to show it is indeed opening up," said the chairman of the ... ( read original story ...)