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  • China-Europe freight train carrying photovoltaic products departs from Jiangxi for Almaty

    A China-Europe freight train carrying photovoltaic products like solar modules departed from Shangrao, a city in east China's Jiangxi Province, to Almaty, capital city of Kazakhstan, on Tuesday morning, reported the China News Service.


  • China Focus: Consumption upgrade bolsters economic growth

    Consumer spending contributed 76.2 percent to China's GDP growth last year, making it the largest driver of the country's economic growth for six years in a row.


  • Chengdu-Lodz railway route included in China-EU SSTL project

    China-Europe railway route starting from southwest China's Chengdu to Lodz in Poland and related enterprises were included in China-EU Smart and Secure Trade Lanes (SSTL) pilot project at the 32nd SSTL working group meeting ended last Thursday in Chengdu.


  • Senior Chinese official meets Greek FM

    Yang Jiechi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Monday met with Greek Foreign Minister George Katrougalos in Beijing.


  • Freight train launched in central China to boost cross-border e-commerce

    China added a new route to its China-Europe freight train service, as a freight train made its maiden trip from Zhengzhou for Liege in Belgium on Saturday.


  • Multiple co-op agreements signed at Xi'an grain and oil summit

    A number of cooperation agreements were signed at the Xi'an International Grain and Oil Summit held from February 22-23 in Xi'an, capital city of Shaanxi Province in northwest China, reported on Tuesday.


  • E. China’s Anhui to strengthen B&R connectivity

    East China's Anhui province plans to strengthen the connectivity with countries along the Belt and Road by expanding and optimizing its transport services in 2019, said Wei Xiaojun, an official with Anhui Provincial Development and Reform Commission.


  • Chinese market becomes ever-stronger magnet for foreign investment

    China is attracting growing foreign investment in spite of global FDI sluggish.


  • China-Europe freight trains make up 30pct of Kazakhstan's container trains in 2018

    China-Europe freight trains made up 30 percent of Kazakhstan's container trains in 2018, reported Kazinform, the national news agency of Kazakhstan.


  • Series of data signal stable development of China's economy in 2019

    Despite a mild decline in the economic growth target in 2018, Chinese economy is expected to increase 6.3 percent in 2019, predicted by a UN report.


  • Increasing number of China-Europe freight trains supports Weihai's foreign trade

    The number of China-Europe freight trains travelling from Weihai, a major port city in east China’s Shandong Province has realized regular operation of once a week, according to Sinotrans Limited Weihai Branch.


  • Silk Road city Xi'an sees soaring foreign trade

    Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, gained a 29.58 percent year-on-year increase in import and export volume in 2018, the city government announced in its work report.


  • Increasing number of China-Europe freight trains supports Mongolia's economy: official

    The number of China-Europe freight trains traveling through Mongolia increased by well over 50 percent in 2018, benefiting the landlocked country's economy, a senior foreign ministry official said Saturday.


  • Ample opportunities for China-Europe financial cooperation: BOC president

    There are ample opportunities for China-Europe financial cooperation as the economic and trade links between the two sides have strengthened, a top Chinese banker has said.


  • China-Europe great example of cultural dialogue, engagement: senior Chinese official

    People-to-people and cultural exchanges are thriving, making China and Europe a great example of cultural dialogue and engagement, a senior Chinese official said here Saturday.


  • China reviews its new characteristics of economic cooperation with B&R countries

    China has made stable progress and achieved fruitful results last year in economic and trade cooperation with Belt and Road countries, China's Ministry of Commerce said in a press conference on Tuesday.


  • China's central SOEs lead way in B&R construction

    China's central SOEs have been leading the way in the Belt and Road construction. So far, over 80 central SOEs have participated in B&R construction, carrying out 3,116 projects along the routes.


  • Central and western regions in China lead foreign trade growth in 2018

    Local authorities in China have released their statistics of foreign trade in 2018, showing that the central and western regions maintained a growth rate higher than the national average in foreign trade, while the eastern China took a lion's share.


  • Chinese metropolis Chongqing sees booming rail trade with Europe

    Chongqing, a dynamic metropolis in China's southwest, saw booming trade through railway with European cities, according to its government work report on Sunday.


  • Xinjiang's Horgos sees record passage of freight trains

    Horgos, a major land pass in China's Xinjiang autonomous region bordering Kazakhstan, saw a robust increase of international freight trains last year, pushed by the Belt and Road Initiative.


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