China hi-tech hub mayor adds party chief to his résumé

Xu’s predecessor Ma, who became Shenzhen party chief in March 2015, also had a strong technology background, overseeing the Chang’e-3 lunar programme as the director of China National Space Administration. Pundits had expected that Ma, as a member of ... ( read original story ...)

Top Space News 2016: EmDrive updates and controversies

Though this technology has been claimed to be impossible, China shocked everyone by claiming to carry out the EmDrive test successfully, and defeated NASA in this space race after conducting research on the technology for five years. China even stated that ... ( read original story ...)

Foxconn invests $8 bn in China LCD plant

"We have in China a government that knows how to be efficient and supports new technology," said Foxconn president Terry Gou in an interview with China’s 21st Century Business. "As to whether we'll invest in the US in the future I've no idea. As a matter ... ( read original story ...)

China says it will shut down ivory trade by end of 2017

JOHANNESBURG -- China says it plans to shut down its ivory trade by the end of 2017 in a move designed to curb the mass slaughter of African elephants. The Chinese government will end the processing and selling of ivory and ivory products by the end of ... ( read original story ...)

China Bans Its Ivory Trade, Moving Against Elephant Poaching

“China is moving from being the main problem to the main solution,” he said, calling Friday’s announcement “the most astonishing and wonderful piece of news.” Ms. Pepper of the Natural Resources Defense Council urged other nations, including ... ( read original story ...)

China vows shutdown of ivory trade by end of 2017

Ivory is displayed before being crushed in China’s Guangdong province on Jan. 6, 2014, an event aimed at shedding China’s image as a global hub for the illegal trade in African elephant tusks. JOHANNESBURG — China says it plans to shut down its ivory ... ( read original story ...)