The Asian-African Business Summit (AABS) concluded here on Tuesday, with participants vowing to give better play to the private sector’s role in advancing economic growth and sustainable development in Asia and Africa.
China launched the second phase of a national research project to transform the country into a manufacturing power on Tuesday, according to the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE).
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-04/20/c_134164238.htm’ target=’_blank’>Interview: IMF’s review on inclusion of RMB in SDR basket underway: deputy chief</a>
The International Monetary Fund is conducting a comprehensive assessment over the Chinese currency, or RMB, in its special drawing right review to decide whether the currency will be included in the SDR currency basket or not, Zhu Min, deputy managing director of the IMF, said here on Sunday.
An informal meeting of European Union (EU) energy and environment ministers, which took place here from Tuesday to Thursday, focused on energy efficiency and regional cooperation as the bloc seeks to build a European energy union.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-04/16/c_134156679.htm’ target=’_blank’>Japan now top foreign holder of U.S. treasury bill</a>
Japan has replaced China as the largest holder of U.S. treasury bill, the U.S. Treasury Department said on Wednesday.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-04/17/c_134157977.htm’ target=’_blank’>Both World Bank, IMF voice willingness to cooperate with AIIB</a>
The heads of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Thursday that they are willing to strengthen cooperation with the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to unleash the huge potential in the region.
Apple is helping to build a 40-megawatt solar power project in China’s southwestern plateau in order to work toward its environmental and climate commitments, according to a company senior executive on Thursday.
Pilots at TAP Air Portugal and employees at railway company Comboios de Portugal (CP) on Thursday pushed the government to resolve issues regarding the privatization of state-owned companies.
TOKYO,April 16(Xinhua)–Japan’s electronics manufacturer Omron Corporation has decided to invest approximately 10 billion yen(84 million U. This will empower us for swift response to the rapid changes in product cycle and requirements for faster creation of thinner products with higher definitions,”it said d.
China’s outstanding external debt totaled 895.5 billion U.S. dollars at the end of 2014, up 2.5 percent from one year earlier, according to data released on Tuesday by the country’s forex regulator.