French company left China to prevent “looting of technology”

French company left China to prevent “looting of technology”

The designer and manufacturer of video surveillance systems pull its production of robotic cameras out from China to avoid looting of its technology. The company TEB, specializing in the design and implementation of video surveillance systems and CCTV, and one of the five largest national operators of the sector, repatriates from China. “The question is […]

German satellite almost crashed in Beijing

German satellite almost crashed in Beijing

It sounds like the story of a disaster film: a 2.5-ton scrap Satellite directly flew to Beijing without control. The satellite crashed just before the coast in the Bay of Bengal in October 2011. If it had crashed seven to ten minutes later, it would hit Beijing, the Chinese metropolis of 17.6 million residents. German […]

China could join the French nuclear plants project

China could join the French nuclear plants project

China Guangdong Nuclear Power Group (CGNPC) may be associated with the construction of nuclear reactors in France, under a memorandum of understanding in 2010 with EDF. The deal worries some French lawmakers. Socialist MEPs Jean-Marc Ayrault and Bernard Cazeneuve wrote in late December to the Prime Minister expressing their “deep concern” about the CGNPC and […]

State Council Information Office director speaks of the role of Internet and microblog in China

State Council Information Office director speaks of the role of Internet and microblog in China

State Council Information Office gave a press conference Wednesday to review its work in 2011. The Internet was the focus of attention of Chinese and foreign media. The National Information Office of the Chinese Internet was created May 4, 2011. The office director Wang Chen (王晨) said that the information service and management of the […]

Bill Gates envisions for China’s nuclear future

Bill Gates envisions for China’s nuclear future

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates confirmed Wednesday that a company he helped found is cooperating in the development of a new type of nuclear reactor in China. “TerraPower is working on what we call nuclear power generation-4. The idea carries a very low cost, high security and low waste power generation,” Gates said at a news […]

Spanish operator Telefónica and China Unicom expand partnership

Spanish operator Telefónica and China Unicom expand partnership

The Spanish operator Telefonica announced today that it has expanded its alliance with China Unicom in the area of networking sharing. Under the pact, Telefonica will have access to the Chinese company’s infrastructure in countries of Asia, Europe and Oceania. The agreement, signed by Telefonica International Wholesale Services, will allow Telefónica to expand its global […]

Apple online store began to accept Chinese currency yuan

Apple online store began to accept Chinese currency yuan

The Apple’s App Store, which sells online software applications for the iPhone and the iPad, has begun to accept payment in yuan, the Chinese currency to facilitate the purchase on its site. The App Store now accepts credit cards and payment issued by more than 20 Chinese banks, said an official from Apple customers. Apple […]

Shenzhou 8 returned to Earth after 17 days in space

Shenzhou 8 returned to Earth after 17 days in space

The Chinese spacecraft “Shenzhou 8” has returned to Earth as planned. Experts spoke of a “perfect landing” in the autonomous region of Inner Mongolia in northern China. The television showed live pictures of an infrared camera of the floating capsule, which floated in the dark on a parachute. China’s own space station a step closer […]

Lenovo aims to expand in China through online business

Lenovo aims to expand in China through online business

Lenovo wants to focus on the online sales more than ever in the coming years – especially in China. Young people who were born after 1980s are the main purchasing power on the Internet. This target group is particularly important to Lenovo. Lenovo’s online business has already grown 200-300 percent a year since its launch […]