4th Chongqing Model United Nations Conference opens

The 4th Chongqing Model United Nations Conference (CQMUNC) opened in Chongqing Library over August 9 to 11, 2013. Activities during the conference included modeling the UN’s operation method, discussion procedure and role-playing as diplomats. Over 200 students exchanged their views on 7 international hot issues such as the global food crisis, and finally reached a […]

Railroad switch for trains of Chongqing-Xinjiang-Europe International Railway

The news group of Media Tour along Chongqing-Xinjiang-Europe (Yuxin’ou) International Railway arrived at Duosituoke Station in Kazakstan on August 9, 2013, witnessing the railroad switch station for the trains of Yuxin’ou. There are seven rail-changing lines at this station, among which, No. 4 line is designated for the trains of Yuxin’ou Railway. Every train of […]

Incubator park for eco-friendly micro firms to be completed

Chongqing’s first incubator park for environmentally-friendly micro-sized enterprises, located in Airport Industrial Park of Chongqing, will be put into service by the end of August 2013. With a total area of 11,000 square meters, this incubator park will be able to accommodate over 100 micro firms engaged in green industries including energy saving and emission […]

2013 Wales Week to kick off in Chongqing

The 7th Wales Week will raise its curtain in Chongqing on March 4, 2013. This seven-day activity will introduce the culture and history of Wales to Chongqing people. As the highlight of this activity, a large-scale exhibition named “Wales: Home of the Red Dragon” is to be held in the Three Gorges Museum of China […]

Chongqing household power consumption declines

Chongqing Electric Power Corp.(the Corporation) issued the change of household power consumption after the implementation of multi-step electricity prices in July, 2012, on February 22, 2013. The average consumption amount hit 199 KWH in 2012, down 9.5% year on year. The execution of multi-step electricity prices policy does promote the electricity conservation and bring about […]

Chongqing to build 30 electric vehicle charging stations

Chongqing will construct one charging station for pure electric vehicls and ten for hybrid-power vehicles with tens of millions yuan in 2013, according to Chongqing Electric Power Corp. on February 22. For the promotion of new energy vehicles, Chongqing is to build 30 charging stations and 1,000 auto charging piles in total for the 30,000 […]

Chongqing’s electricity goes green

The total power consumption of Chongqing in 2012 hit 54 billion KWH, according to Chongqing Electric Power Corp. on February 22, 2013, and 44.77% of which was clean energy generated from hydro and wind power. The figure is far above China’s average clean energy rate of 30%. Chongqing Electric Power Corp. has saved 14 million […]

Chongqing rail transit projects win approval

he Short Term Plan for Chongqing Urban Rail Transit Construction (2012-2013) was approved by the National Development and Reform Commission days ago. A total of 8 projects were approved, with the whole length of 215.04 kilometers and investment of about 109.7 billion yuan, according to Chongqing Rail Transit Group on February 22, 2013. The Short […]

Chongqing Commercial Investment Group founded

Chonqging Commercial Investment Group (CQCIG), with the registered capital over 3 billion yuan, was founded and elected board of directors and supervisors on February 22, 2013. CQCIG was initiated and founded by 69 shareholders. The management team has not been determined yet. And an internationally renowned management consulting company is intervening into the early strategy […]

China’s 1st single-layer graphene of 15 inches thick made in Chongqing

China’s 1st single-layer graphene of 15 inches thick made in Chongqing

A researcher uses a microscope to analyse a touch-screen product made from the 15-inch single-layer graphene in the Chongqing Institute of Green and Intelligent Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in southwest China’s Chongqing, Jan. 24, 2013. Chongqing Institute recently announced that it successfully made the first single-layer graphene of 15 inches thick which has marked […]