Tag Archives: industry

China, India boost asset managers

Even as assets under management rose in 2016, companies that manage investments still face challenges, as net new flows – the industry’s lifeblood – were tepid and profit margins remain under pressure.

Posted in Business | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Metropolis extends global auto industry reach

Chengdu is drawing a growing number of large investment projects with its solid industrial foundation.

Posted in Business | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Michigan unit of Chinese plastics company to expand

A Michigan-based subsidiary of China’s largest plastics compounder will invest $60 million and create 150 jobs over the next three years with an expansion of its suburban Detroit plant.

Posted in Business | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

China unveils top names for Mars spacecraft

China has released a short list of eight names for the country’s first Mars spacecraft, which is scheduled to launch by 2020.

Posted in Life | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

New rules boost robot production

China will publish standards to regulate its burgeoning robot industry while pushing for wider robotic applications in key industries, according to officials and experts.

Posted in Business | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Summit upbeat on industry’s role in economic development

Tourism has both provided pleasure and helped to reduce poverty, according to officials and entrepreneurs at a summit forum of the First World Conference on Tourism for Development in Beijing in May. Arief Yahya, Indonesia’s minister of tourism, said: “Tourism consists of at least three aspects — culture, economy and environment.” He said that in […]

Posted in Business | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,