China (Chongqing) International Cloud Computing Expo launches

China (Chongqing) International Cloud Computing Expo launches

China (Chongqing) International Cloud Computing Expo launched in Chongqing International Convention & Exhibition Center on March 22. The Expo will mainly show the technology and products of cloud computing, and it will also establish a platform for exhibitions, exchanges and cooperations between the cloud computing industry and academic circles at home and abroad. Meanwhile, the […]

Seattle Week started in Chongqing

The Seattle Week, a significant exchange activity for the 30th anniversary of Chongqing’s sister-city relationship with American Seattle, was started in the Garden Expo, Chongqing on March 22, 2012. During the Seattle Week, the delegation of Seattle government exchanged in depth with Chongqing Municipal People’s Government in low-carbon buildings, gardens and education, etc. Both sides […]

New Zealand seeks cooperations in Chongqing

Tim Groser, New Zealand Trade Minister, visited Chongqing with NZ commercial delegation on March 22. And Groser encouraged Chongqing enterprises to invest in New Zealand and also hoped for in-depth cooperation with Chongqing. New Zealand dairy producers are looking for new investment points in Chongqing, and NZ government will consider establishing a farm in Chongqing […]

Chongqing-Hunan Highway to be open

Chongqing-Hunan Highway to be open

Chongqing-Hunan Highway will be open to traffic on March 31. The Highway is more than 800 km long, among which Chongqing section is 413 km, and Hunan section is about 400km. It will only take about 8 hours to drive from Chongqing to Changsha after the highway is fully open. The tourism development of the […]

WHO urges global support for tobacco plain packaging

The world should unit to support tobacco plain packaging for the good of public health, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Margaret Chan said on Thursday. She also urged the world to “stand shoulder to shoulder” against the tobacco industry’s attempts to overturn Australia’s new tobacco control law. According to reports from the WHO, […]

Chinese man faces deportation for running brothel network

A Chinese man faces deportation after being found guilty and sentenced to over 3.5 years for running a network of brothels across the south and east of England. Kun Yi He, aged 39, of Hunters Road in Chessington, though formerly of Totteridge Road in High Wycombe, was arrested during a series of raids by UKBA […]

Chongqing allocates 20 million yuan for small enterprises

Chongqing Bureau of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (CBSME) will invest 20 million yuan in building incubators for small enterprises with a year-on-year increase of 16 million yuan this year. CBSME will fulfill the supporting policies for the incubators and boost the healthy development of relevant enterprises in 2012. Chongqing has successfully created 129 incubators for […]

Zhang Dejiang meets Acer chairman Wang Zhentang

Zhang Dejiang meets Acer chairman Wang Zhentang

Zhang Dejiang, a member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, vice premier of the State Council and secretary of the CPC Chongqing Municipal Committee, met Acer chairman Wang Zhentang and his delegation which were to attend China (Chongqing) International Cloud Computing Expo on March 21, 2012. Zhang said Acer is a world […]

Chongqing wins bid for Vietnam hydropower project

Chongqing wins bid for Vietnam hydropower project

The affiliated company of Chongqing Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation (Group) Co., Ltd. won the bid for Vietnam HOI XUAN hydropower project on March 21, 2012 with a contract amount of 100 million US dollars. The project is the 6th hydropower project in Vietnam undertaken by the company. As the general contractor, the company will […]