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Sheikh Hasina invites Chinese business to invest in Bangladesh

Delivering the keynote address at a round-table meeting with business leaders of China in Beijing yesterday Ms. Hasina said Bangladesh offered great opportunities of investment in textile, Ready Made Garments, leather, agro- processing and light engineering.    She said that Bangladesh offers some of the world’s most competitive fiscal and non-fiscal incentive packages for foreign investors.   Prime Minister Hasina ... Read More »

Chinese drug addicts receive VR treatment

According to the local judicial department, more than 70 percent of the participants have reduced desire for drugs after undergoing the treatment. Users wearing a headset see several common drug use scenarios displayed through VR software. The headset is equipped with an infrared eye-tracker that can detect what they are looking at and for how long. If one watches an ... Read More »

Chinese scientists sequence whole genome of 3,800-year-old wheat samples

Four Chinese institutes jointly conducted the research. The scientists extracted DNA from seven ancient wheat seeds dating back to 3,800 years ago discovered from Xiaohe and Gumugou cemeteries in northwest China’s Xinjiang, which is an essential geographic intersection between the East and the West. They then sequenced the whole genome of the seven ancient samples. Cui Yinqiu, a professor of ... Read More »

Chinese tourists flock to lake to recreate viral photos

Visitors to Erhai lake say photography sets offering everything from rare animals to fields of brightly-coloured flowers are essential to creating their Kodak moment. “A lot of my friends have come here to take their photos, so I thought I would try it too,” said Zeng Xinyue, 18, a recent high school graduate. She decided to visit after seeing videos ... Read More »

PM Modi holds delegation level talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Bishkek to participate in the 19th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit. Prime Minister Modi, left on Thursday morning for Kyrgyzstan not flying through Pakistan airspace. Prime Minister Modi will be addressing the plenary session of the SCO Summit where he will presenting his vision for the regional cooperation and development through the SCO fourm.   ... Read More »

Trump blacklists Chinese Telecos as 5G War Intensifies

Washington : President Donald Trump issued an executive order declaring a national emergency and barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security risk, paving the way for a ban on doing business with China’s Huawei Technologies Co. Huawei’s rotating boss, Liang Hua said ,”We are willing to sign no-spy agreements with governments, including the ... Read More »

Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

This comes less than 24 hours after Washington raised tariffs on approximately 200 billion US dollars of Chinese goods.  he US President ordered the process of raising tariffs on essentially all remaining imports from China, valued at approximately 300 billion dollars, to begin. President Trump had said yesterday that US and Chinese negotiators held two days of “candid and constructive” ... Read More »

Pakistani Christian girls targeted by Chinese as brides

Lahore : Poor Pakistani Christian girls are being lured into marriages with Chinese men, whom they are told are Christian and wealthy only to end up trapped in China, married to men who are neither Christian nor well-to-do, and some are unable to return home. This April 14, 2019 , Mahek Liaqat, who married a Chinese national, shows her marriage ... Read More »

Sensex cracks over 400 points amid jitters in Chinese equities

In a Tweet on Sunday, Trump turned up the heat by saying he would raise import taxes on USD 200 billion in Chinese products to 25 per cent from 10 per cent on Friday. Reacting to the news, Chinese bourses sank led by Shanghai Composite Index that plunged over 5 per cent. Other indices in Tokyo and Seoul were also ... Read More »

Google to remove 100 apps from Chinese developer

46 apps from DO Global have already been removed from the Play Store and the company intends to ban DO Global overall with more app removals that would follow, according to reports.  “We actively investigate malicious behaviour, and when we find violations, we take action, including the removal of a developer’s ability to monetise their app with AdMob or publish ... Read More »

FS Gokhale hold talks with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang in Beijing

In his opening remarks, the Indian Foreign Secretary said it has been year since Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping met at the Chinese city of Wuhan where the two leaders reached many understandings. He said both sides were making efforts to implement the understandings reached at the Wuhan meeting. In his opening remarks, Wang said China ... Read More »

Sri Lankan Minister says they can’t tolerate violations of local language laws at Chinese project sites

Minister of national integration and official languages Mano Ganeshan said in a tweet that his ministry has received complaints in this regard and initiated action adding that Chinese in Sri Lanka should respect local laws. The comments assume significance as there were tensions between Sri Lankan and Chinese workers recently at a project site which also resulted in few injuries. ... Read More »

A Sri Lankan Minister says they can’t tolerate violations of local language laws at Chinese project sites

Minister of national integration and official languages Mano Ganeshan said in a tweet that his ministry has received complaints in this regard and initiated action adding that Chinese in Sri Lanka should respect local laws. The comments assume significance as there were tensions between Sri Lankan and Chinese workers recently at a project site which also resulted in few injuries. ... Read More »

PM Modi meets and Chinese President Xi Jinping for informal summit

WUHAN: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday met for an informal summit in central China’s Wuhan city. During their summit, the two leaders are expected to work out a consensus between the two countries to resolve a host of issues, including the boundary question. However, no agreement is likely to be signed during the informal talks. ... Read More »