Category Archives: Society

Internet of things gets even techier

Thanks to the development of internet of things technology, drivers in Shanghai, however, are having an easier time. A driver can use an app to find an empty space in a parking lot, navigate to the location and pay the bill with a smartphone. Moreover, the app can calculate the probability of a space becoming empty by using information from the likes of parking ticket machines.

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Make control of tuberculosis part of BRICS nations’ success stories

The annual BRICS summit that concluded in China’s Xiamen city on Tuesday has drawn the world’s attention to the member nations’ tremendous accomplishments and promise.

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Leaders’ wives praise HIV prevention efforts

Wives of the leaders of nations who are in town for the 9th BRICS Summit in Xiamen and related meetings, accompanied Peng Liyuan, wife of President Xi Jinping, on Tuesday at an event to educate college students about AIDS.

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Space firm launches R&D on hyperloop

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp, one of the nation’s major space contractors, announced that it has launched research and development into a futuristic ultrafast transport system popularly known as a hyperloop, in Wuhan, Hubei province, on Wednesday.

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An industrial revolution paves way for go-ahead Chengdu

Plans the metropolis in western China has unveiled reveal the scale of its ambitions. Yang Cheng reports Chengdu has set out its bold industrial ambitions, saying it aims to establish five pillars in the city covering electronic information, motor vehicle manufacturing, food and beverage, equipment manufacturing and biopharmaceuticals. The capital of Sichuan province will improve […]

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Welcome mat thrown down to attract young professionals

Chengdu ranks as the third city in China hosting job seekers who are overseas returned students, according to a report issued by the Center for China and Globalization and zhaopin.com, one of China’s leading job websites, on Aug 12.

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