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QTerminals, China firm sign accord

QTerminals, China firm sign accord

QTerminals, the recently-established operator of the first phase of Hamad Port in Qatar, and China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), will jointly explore potential maritime investment opportunities ...

China now Qatar’s third-largest trading partner, says top MCI official

China now Qatar’s third-largest trading partner, says top MCI official

HE the Undersecretary at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Sultan bin Rashid al-Khater chaired the Qatar-China Economic Forum in Shanghai on Wednesday.

Boeing 747 cargo jet skids off runway at Canada's Halifax airport

Boeing 747 cargo jet skids off runway at Canada's Halifax airport

A Boeing 747 cargo jet went off the runway at the Halifax airport in eastern Canada early Wednesday morning, causing minor injuries to the four-member crew and forcing the temporary closure of the airfield.

China to continue Iran trade despite new US sanctions

China to continue Iran trade despite new US sanctions

China denounced new US sanctions targeting Iran's oil and financial sectors as "long-arm jurisdiction" on Monday and vowed to continue its bilateral trade with the Islamic republic.

15 killed as truck hits 31-car lineup in China

15 killed as truck hits 31-car lineup in China

An out-of-control truck ploughed into a 31-car lineup in northwest China killing 15 people and injuring 44, authorities in the city of Lanzhou said Sunday.

Trump reports 'very good' phone call on trade with China's Xi

Trump reports 'very good' phone call on trade with China's Xi

US President Donald Trump on Thursday said he'd just had ‘very good’ talks with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on the growing trade conflict between the two economic giants.

China, France launch satellite to study climate change

China, France launch satellite to study climate change

China sent its first ever satellite built in partnership with another country into space on Monday, a device tasked with helping scientists better predict dangerous cyclones and climate change ...

19 dead in east China mining accident

19 dead in east China mining accident

Nineteen miners have been confirmed dead in east China following a mining accident earlier this month that trapped 22 people, state media reported Monday.

Robots to make robots at ABB's new $150 mn factory in China

Robots to make robots at ABB's new $150 mn factory in China

Robots will make robots at a new ABB factory in China, which the Swiss engineering group said on Saturday it plans to build for $150 million in Shanghai as it defends its place as the country's largest maker ...

US warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

US warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

The United States sent two warships through the Taiwan Strait on Monday in the second such operation this year, as the US military increases the frequency of transits through the strategic waterway despite opposition from China.

Thousands rally in Taiwan, call for referendum on independence from China

Thousands rally in Taiwan, call for referendum on independence from China

Several thousand pro-independence demonstrators rallied in Taiwan's capital on Saturday to protest against Beijing's "bullying" and called for a referendum on whether the self-ruled island should formally declare independence from China.

Iranian tanker discharges oil into storage in China ahead of US sanctions

Iranian tanker discharges oil into storage in China ahead of US sanctions

A vessel carrying 2 million barrels of Iranian oil discharged the crude into a bonded storage tank at the port of Dalian in northeast China on Monday, according to Refinitiv Eikon data and a shipping agent with knowledge of the matter.