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    Alibaba’s first smart car

    After more than a year of development, Alibaba’s first “internet car,” the Car’OS RX5 sport utility vehicle, is available for pre-order in China. The SUV costs the equivalent of $22,230 (as a base price) and deliveries are expected to roll out in August. Alibaba partnered with China’s largest automaker, the state-owned SAIC Motor Corp., to

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    Chinese Internet Giant Baidu plan to commercialise driverless car on 2021

    China’s internet-search giant Baidu is planning to mass produce driverless electric cars in five years, bringing the fight to Google and Apple . The company, which currently holds 80% of the internet-search market in China, will not manufacture the cars itself. Instead, it will outsource the actual production to an existing Chinese automaker, in the same

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    Alibaba predicts sales will rise 48 percent ending march 2017

    HONG KONG, June 15 — Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said that revenue growth will accelerate this fiscal year as China’s largest e-commerce company provided its first financial forecast since going public in 2014. The company predicts sales will rise at least 48 per cent in the year ending March 2017 as it pushes into new markets

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    Alipay could be valued at nearly USD 60 billion

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s (BABA.N) arm, Ant Financial Services Group, is seeking a valuation of nearly $60 billion in its current round of funding, a person familiar with the matter said. Ant Financial, which operates the “Alipay” online payment platform, is in talks to raise funds from existing and new investors, which

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    China new glass bridges

    For some in China the sky does not need to be the limit, especially when you can build a glass-bottomed suspension bridge across it. Tourism sites in the central Henan and Hunan provinces have been constructing vertigo-inducing skywalks in a bid to attract visitors. And it seems to have worked, attracting thrill-seeking tourists and locals,

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  • Android users can now use Tor to connect to Facebook. It avoids network censors -- which means mobile users in Iran and China can now use Facebook on smartphones.
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    Facebook able bypass China’s censors

    A tweak that Facebook made to its Android app will allow mobile customers in restricted places like China and Iran to connect to the social network. It’s a big step forward for human rights activists — and it could greatly expand Facebook’s reach into countries where its services are banned. China and Iran have a

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    Vietnam warns Beijing over air safety threat

    Hanoi says China flew over its air space to reach contested Spratly Islands, lodges complaint with United Nations’ International Civil Aviation Organization. Vietnam’s civil aviation authority has accused Beijing of threatening regional air safety by conducting unannounced flights through its airspace to a disputed reef in the South China Sea, state media said Saturday. The

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    Pemilik haiwan kesayangan terkejut dua anak anjing dibeli dua tahun sebenarnya…

    Seorang lelaki dari China dalam satu kejutan besar apabila dia mendapati bahawa anjing haiwan kesayangan dia sebenarnya, beruang. Wang Kayui, dari Kampung Yunnan, membeli anak anjing dua tahun lalu daripada seorang lelaki Vietnam, ketika dia menanam pokok pisang di atas sempadan di China dan Vietnam. Walaubagaimanapun, dia membaca beberapa risalah pemuliharaan yang dia sedar bahawa

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    China’s Jack Ma spreads his wings

    The Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. in partnership with the State run North Industries Group Corp or Norinco, a military industry heavyweight, has formed a joint venture company, with a tie up with Beidou Navigation Satellite system. Jack Ma’s Ali Baba group, an e-commerce giant, is expanding its hi-tech footprint to cover satellite navigation and quantum

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  • An aerial photo taken though a glass window of a Philippine military plane shows the alleged on-going land reclamation by China on mischief reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines, May 11, 2015.  REUTERS/Ritchie B. Tongo/Pool
    China’s land reclamation in South China Sea grows: Pentagon report

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China has reclaimed more land in the disputed Spratly Islands of the South China Sea than previously known, according to a new Pentagon report, and a senior U.S. defense official said it was unclear whether Beijing had stopped island-building in the region. “China has said that it … has stopped reclamation. …

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