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China Expat Entrepreneur: Food Safety Woes Create Business Opportunity

China Expat Entrepreneur: Food Safety Woes Create Business Opportunity

Offline threats to consumers like business fraud have long turned up in the online world.  So it’s no surprise that long-time safety woes in China’s food industry are also bedeviling a public that increasingly orders meals and snacks by smartphone. Take-out delivery firm Ele.me, invested by the country’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, was fined $18,000 earlier this [...]

August 28, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on China Expat Entrepreneur: Food Safety Woes Create Business Opportunity

China may prefer GOP nominee to Clinton for tackling IS: Report

China may prefer GOP nominee to Clinton for tackling IS: Report

Despite his anti-China rhetoric, Beijing may prefer U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump over his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton for his promised anti-terror campaign against the Islamic State, which is reportedly attracting militant groups from its Muslim-majority Xinjiang region, state media reported on Wednesday. “Trump’s foreign policy, which centres around fighting what he calls ‘radical [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on China may prefer GOP nominee to Clinton for tackling IS: Report

China conducts ‘combat patrols’ over disputed South China islands

China conducts ‘combat patrols’ over disputed South China islands

China’s air force sent bombers and fighter jets on “combat patrols” near contested islands in the South China Sea, in a move a senior colonel said was part of an effort to normalise such drills and respond to security threats. The exercises come at a time of heightened tension in the disputed waters after an [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on China conducts ‘combat patrols’ over disputed South China islands

Report: China to restrict anti-Kim Jong Un statements online

Report: China to restrict anti-Kim Jong Un statements online

China is planning to step up control of anti-Kim Jong Unstatements online. A new policy to curb anti-North Korea speech that ridicules Pyongyang’s leader is to be enforced, Hong Kong-based newspaper Ming Pao reported Friday. A source told the paper the Chinese agency responsible for ideology has been denouncing online users who ridicule North Korea [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Report: China to restrict anti-Kim Jong Un statements online

China Battles Conflicts in Health Sector as WHO Raises Concerns

China Battles Conflicts in Health Sector as WHO Raises Concerns

BEIJING—The World Health Organization has warned China that its coveted Silk Road program can result in the spread of disease, because movements of people and goods can transfer viruses, too. “We have learned from many years of experience that with movement of people, goods and services, diseases also move around,” Margaret Chan, WHO director-general, told journalists [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on China Battles Conflicts in Health Sector as WHO Raises Concerns

Uber to sell China business to rival Didi Chuxing

Uber to sell China business to rival Didi Chuxing

Uber Technologies announced plans Monday to sell its business in China to rival ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing in a deal that values the merged Chinese company at $35 billion. U.S.-based Uber will receive a 17.7 percent economic stake in the combined company, according to a statement issued by Didi. Uber China’s previous investors, including Chinese [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Uber to sell China business to rival Didi Chuxing

Uber to sell China business to rival Didi Chuxing

Uber to sell China business to rival Didi Chuxing

Uber Technologies announced plans Monday to sell its business in China to rival ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing in a deal that values the merged Chinese company at $35 billion. U.S.-based Uber will receive a 17.7 percent economic stake in the combined company, according to a statement issued by Didi. Uber China’s previous investors, including Chinese [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Uber to sell China business to rival Didi Chuxing

China clears way for legal Uber, Didi Chuxing ride hailing

China clears way for legal Uber, Didi Chuxing ride hailing

The Chinese government issued nationwide ride-hailing regulations that will allow companies that include Uber and its Chinese counterpart Didi Chuxing to legally operate in the country. The new rules, which will take effect Nov. 1, require that companies and their drivers apply for and receive licenses through the government. The rules require drivers to have [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on China clears way for legal Uber, Didi Chuxing ride hailing

China, Russia to highlight military ties with SCS drills

China, Russia to highlight military ties with SCS drills

China and Russia are underscoring their military partnership, by holding a joint naval exercise in the South China Sea (SCS), following a ruling, by an international tribunal at The Hague, which did not go in Beijing’s favour. The drill will “enhance the capabilities of the two navies to jointly deal with maritime security threats,” China’s [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on China, Russia to highlight military ties with SCS drills

Beijing to hold joint naval exercises with Russia in disputed South China Sea

Beijing to hold joint naval exercises with Russia in disputed South China Sea

Beijng will hold joint naval drills with Russia in the South China Sea in September, the Chinese Defence Ministry said on Thursday. The exercises will be held in the “relevant sea and air of the South China Sea”, ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun said, adding that they will “consolidate and develop” bilateral relations and “enhance the [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Beijing to hold joint naval exercises with Russia in disputed South China Sea

China building electricity ties to Russia, Putin says

China building electricity ties to Russia, Putin says

chinese partnerships inside the Russian energy zone are expected to help establish a strongerdiplomatic dating, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. “China is increasing its presence in our electricity market, it’s miles a prime shareholder in one of ourwidespread projects, Yamal LNG, and it has acquired 10 percentage of the shares in one among ourmain chemical [...]

June 23, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on China building electricity ties to Russia, Putin says

Pakistan, China building JF-17B prototype

Pakistan, China building JF-17B prototype

Pakistan and China have together started production of the primary prototype JF-17B fight jet on theChendu Aerospace agency facility in Chendu, China. The induction for manufacturing of the 2-seat aircraft took place Wednesday at a rite attended via senior Pakistani Air force and chinese language officers, the Pakistan Air force pronounced. The JF-17B may have [...]

April 29, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Pakistan, China building JF-17B prototype