Whatever difficulties may come in its way, China will always uphold multilateralism and win-win cooperation, said Wang, adding that it will be steadfast in advancing the building of a new type of international relations and a community with a shared future for humanity. … [Read more...] about Xi offers China’s solutions to global challenges: State councilor
SINGAPORE/BEIJING: China has issued a new and final batch of refined fuel export quotas for 2020 totalling 3 million tonnes, including its first sizeable quota to a giant private refiner, two industry officials with knowledge of the matter said on Monday.The new issue brings the total fuel export quota this year to nearly 59 million tonnes, up from last year's 56 million tonnes.Valid until the end of the year, the new quota includes 1.95 million tonnes allotted to CNPC, 1 million tonnes to privately controlled Zhejiang Petrochemical Corp (ZPC) and 50,000 tonnes to North Industries Group Corp (Norinco), the sources said.The Ministry of Commerce did not immediately respond to a request for comment.Rongsheng Petrochemical Co, the largest stake holder in ZPC, confirmed in a statement that it had received the 1 million tonne export quota.ZPC, which operates China's single-largest crude oil refinery based in eastern port city Zhoushan, in July became the first private refiner allowed to … [Read more...] about China issues final batch of refined fuel export quotas for 2020
Pro-democracy lawmaker Eddie Chu expressed concern in a interview with public broadcaster RTHK on Monday that the 12 could face more severe charges in the future, which could result in longer prison sentences. They are currently accused only of illegally crossing the border and not separatism. … [Read more...] about Hong Kong 12 who fled by boat for Taiwan held in ‘criminal detention’ by China
'In light of the current situation that new coronavirus infection continues to spread around the world and data that malignant viruses can be transferred even by air, the necessity to deal with the yellow dust phenomenon consciously and to take thorough measures is becoming more prominent,' it said. … [Read more...] about North Koreans are warned to stay indoors over fears ‘yellow dust cloud from China’ could infect the population with Covid-19
In his rather ambitious pitch to investors around the globe, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “If they want returns with reliability then India is the place." Modi added that India is all about stability and sustainability. His proof points were the slew of reforms introduced by his government. Bringing in more data points, he spoke about agricultural reforms and how it has helped the sector in a significant way. India is all about opportunities was the theme!Now, let us actually take a few recent examples and see how it has worked for India. Germany’s leading shoe company called Von Wellx has operationalized their shoemaking units at Agra. Going a step further this Indophile nation has also signed a €545 million metro project. And yes, Japan too, is in the process of shifting its manufacturing base of Toyota –Tsusho (, and Sumida) to India from China.But to accelerate this, we need to learn... are we ready to take the leap? have we re-defined the way we work … [Read more...] about PM Modi invites global investors; but is India ready like China?