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Elevated subways or monorail lines snaking through urban jungles in modern cities have become the norm. But how about trains that penetrate a high-rise tower midair, with a station located in the building? To commuters on Line 2 of Chongqing's public rail transit system, taking a train ride from one ...
CHONGQING, April 18 (Xinhua) -- Six of the world's top wingsuit flyers jump from a helicopter, flying 2,500 meters above the water level, before entering free fall at a speed of 200 km/h. In a video shot from the air, they looked like colorful birds soaring in green mountains and steep cliffs. The breathtaking ...

In a press statement on Wednesday, DC Frontiers, a Singapore fintech startup specialising in corporate intelligence technology, said it has collaborated with Chongqing tech firm, SocialCredits, to develop a new cross-border business information portal (CSE portal). The CSE portal will facilitate the ...
Aerial photo taken on April 17, 2018 shows roads at Quanfa Village of Quchi Township in Wushan County, southwest China's Chongqing Municipality. The township has constructed over 330 km roads at its villages to make it convenient for local people to travel and to develop economy. (Xinhua/Wang ...
Officially created in 1997, Chongqing sprawls across 950 square miles of Sichuan Province and has a population of over 30 million people, making it by some measures the world's most populous city. But it's also just one of China's 15 or so megacities—urban centers of 10 million or more—that have ...
Customers enjoy their time at a hot pot restaurant famous for jersey collection in Yangjiaping business area in Chongqing Municipality, March 26, 2018. The restaurant owner Wang Yujia presented 40 jerseys of Chongqing's football clubs here, also a mirror to China's football development in nearly 20 ...

CHONGQING, March 26 (Xinhua) -- A new air route linking southwest China's Chongqing Municipality with Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City will open in early April, the Chongqing Airlines announced Monday. The route is the first direct connection between Chongqing and Ho Chi Minh. The service, scheduled to ...
CHONGQING, China—William Harrold remains on course to become England's first PGA TOUR Series-China winner after a 2-under 70 at the Poly Golf Club. That put him 13-under and five strokes clear heading into the final round of the Chongqing Championship. Canada's Peter Campbell, who missed ...
The southwestern city of Chongqing has suspended the sale of products that contain bear bile for making false medicinal claims. The Chongqing food and drug administration said Wednesday that pharmacies would no longer be allowed to sell liquor, powder, and capsules that contain bear bile.
CHONGQING, China — England's William Harrold stayed hot, carding a 6-under-par 66 at Poly Golf Club on Friday to move to 11-under and open up a three-stroke lead at the halfway stage of the Chongqing Championship. Local favorite Changping Chen, who has worked at the host club since 2012, ...
CHONGQING, China—Indonesia's Rory Hie fired eight birdies in a 5-under 67. William Harrold lessened his mistakes with six birdies and a bogey, while Yusuke Minamoto had a bogey-free round with three birdies and an eagle at the Chonqing Championship. The trio shares the first-round lead after solid ...
Following the signing of the MOU, the companies worked on a Proof of Concept (POC) exercise, built on IBM Blockchain Platform, applying and testing a blockchain-based supply chain platform to track and trace cargo movement from Chongqing to Singapore via the Southern Transport Corridor. The trial ...
Chongqing: A Chinese city still dealing with aftermath of graft scandal ... Chongqing Municipality Communist Party Secretary Chen Miner speaks during a news conference on the sidelines of China's National People's ... Located in southwestern China, Chongqing is one of China's most important cities.
BEIJING (REUTERS) - Five years after the charismatic and high-profile former Communist Party boss of the Chinese metropolis of Chongqing was jailed for life for graft, the city has yet to fully root out his "evil legacy", its top official said on Tuesday (March 6). Bo Xilai, once seen as a contender for top ...
According to UOB Kay Hian analyst Andrew Chow, the Chongqing hospital is on track for opening in Q4 2018, whereas the Shanghai hospital is expected to commence operations in 2H 2019. “Piling for the latter is completed and management expects the construction of the building structure to commence ...
Currently under construction in Chongqing, China, Moshe Safdie's Raffles City Chongqing features an extraordinary engineering feat of erecting a 300 meter long “horizontal skyscraper” above four 250 meter high towers. An extensive urban district set at the meeting point between the Yangtze and Jialing ...
Foreign tourists can get 11 per cent sales tax refunds on their shopping in the huge Chinese city of Chongqing starting next month, according to a statement from China's finance ministry. Chongqing, which is known for its rapid economic growth and spicy hotpot, is the latest Chinese city to offer the tax ...

Singaporean developer CapitaLand has completed the first section of a “sky park” that will form an aerial bridge between four 250m-high towers in the central Chinese city of Chongqing. The 400m-long “Conservatory” will overlook the Yangtze River, and will include a viewing deck, sky gardens, swimming ...
Singapore's CapitaLand has achieved a new world record with its new “horizontal skyscraper” in Chongqing, China. A total of four 250m-tall skyscrapers at Raffles City Chongqing, a 1.12 million sqm development on the Chaotianmen riverfront, is being fitted with a curved accordion-shaped bridge that ...
CHONGQING - A joint venture between Singapore and Chongqing companies tasked to develop logistics connectivity in Chongqing announced plans on Thursday (April 12) to take a stake in a Chinese firm set up to drive trade flows along the new Southern Transport Corridor. This comes after Lianhe ...
[CHONGQING] It now takes about a week to transport goods between Singapore and Chongqing but the two cities hope that this can be reduced to as little as five days, easing the import and export of fresh produce for instance. To realise such time savings, information about cargo can be sent ahead of ...
Located on Xiang'er Hutong near Gulou, Fat Girl Noodles is a solid choice for spicy Chongqing fare. Their most famous hot offerings include spicy noodles, spicy braised brain, spicy intestine, along with cooler options like hongtang ciba (rice cake with brown sugar) and homemade pickles. We had a talk ...
Singapore is working with Chongqing to set up a single electronic window to connect the south-western Chinese city's economy with Singapore through data sharing, making for easier and more efficient Customs clearance. Such a platform will pave the way for a logistics chain linking South-east Asia ...
CHONGQING - Singapore is working with Chongqing to set up a single electronic window to connect the south-western Chinese city's economy with Singapore through data and information sharing, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Office Chan Chun Sing on Thursday (April 12). Such a platform will ...
It now takes about a week to transport goods between Singapore and Chongqing. Both cities hope to reduce this to as little as five days, which would make it easier to ship fresh produce. Minister in the Prime Minister's Office Chan Chun Sing, who is on a visit to China, suggested information about cargo ...
The southwestern city of Chongqing has suspended the sale of products that contain bear bile for making false medicinal claims. The Chongqing food and drug administration said Wednesday that pharmacies would no longer be allowed to sell liquor, powder, and capsules that contain bear bile.
CHONGQING, CHINA — Kyle Kochevar shot a bogey-free, 5-under 67 to dominate the 18-hole Monday qualifier for this week's RMB 1.5 million Chongqing Championship, the second event on the 2018 PGA TOUR Series-China. The top-10 players to automatically earn spots in the 132-man field comprised ...
SINGAPORE - Cross-border financing deals worth 25.3 billion yuan (S$5.2 billion) have been completed so far under the Chongqing Connectivity Initiative (CCI) Project, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Chan Chun Sing told Parliament on Monday (March 19). These have helped provide ...
In July, Xi installed close aide Chen Min'er as Chongqing's Communist Party secretary, the top official. Chen had been chief of Guizhou Province. Widely seen as a leading candidate to succeed Xi in the future, Chen has repeatedly spoken of his determination to wipe out Bo's and Sun's influence. State-run ...
Global Construction Review reported that Singaporean developer CapitaLand has completed the first section of a “sky park” that will form an aerial bridge between four 250m-high towers in the central Chinese city of Chongqing. The 400m-long “Conservatory” will overlook the Yangtze River, and will ...
Singapore's CapitaLand now holds a world record for the curved, 300 metre sky bridge atop its RMB 24 billion ($3.8 billion) multi-tower mega-project in the western Chinese city of Chongqing. Designed by Boston-based architect Moshe Safdie, the eight-skyscraper Raffles City Chongqing project will ...
Singapore-listed CapitaLand announced on Feb 26 that work has begun on the “world's highest sky bridge” and linking the most towers at Raffles City Chongqing. The mixed-use project is developed jointly with Singapore real estate developer Ascendas-Singbridge at Chaotianmen riverfront in Chongqing.
Foreign tourists can get 11 per cent sales tax refunds on their shopping in the huge Chinese city of Chongqing starting next month, according to a statement from China's finance ministry. Chongqing, which is known for its rapid economic growth and spicy hotpot, is the latest Chinese city to offer the tax ...
Singaporean developer CapitaLand has completed the first section of a “sky park” that will form an aerial bridge between four 250m-high towers in the central Chinese city of Chongqing. The 400m-long “Conservatory” will overlook the Yangtze River, and will include a viewing deck, sky gardens, swimming ...
Singapore's CapitaLand has achieved a new world record with its new “horizontal skyscraper” in Chongqing, China. A total of four 250m-tall skyscrapers at Raffles City Chongqing, a 1.12 million sqm development on the Chaotianmen riverfront, is being fitted with a curved accordion-shaped bridge that ...
Authorities in the southwestern Chinese megacity of Chongqing have committed around a dozen activists to psychiatric facilities after they took part in a demonstration last Friday in the city's ... “I was locked up and persecuted in the Chongqing Jinzishan Mental Health Hospital on June 1, 2017,” she said.
Though the transaction was relatively small, it drew outsize attention because of the country of origin of the lead investor, Chongqing Casin Enterprise Group Co. SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, who joined the agency this year after a career as a deals lawyer, has fretted publicly that it's too hard for companies ...
A group led by chip-making aspirant Tsinghua Unigroup will build a 60 billion-yuan ($9.5 billion) integrated circuit (IC) design and manufacturing facility in the interior city of Chongqing, the latest step in the company's drive to become a world-class semiconductor maker. Unigroup, which is based at leading ...
The Supreme People's Procuratorate announced the indictment of Sun Zhengcai, the former Communist Party leader of the western megacity of Chongqing, on its website yesterday. The announcement said Sun “illegally accepted huge amounts of money and goods” from others in return for providing them ...
CHONGQING, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) -- The municipal government of Chongqing, Tsinghua Unigroup and Sino IC Capital have signed a strategic agreement to set up an integrated circuit (IC) investment firm with a registered capital of 100 billion yuan (15.8 billion U.S. dollars). The joint venture is expected to ...
CHONGQING, Feb. 12 (Xinhua) -- An anti-terrorism research lab for the Chinese civil aviation sector has been opened in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality. The laboratory, a joint project of the Chongqing institute of green and intelligent technology under the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the ...
The first thing we'll say is forget Haidilao, or Coucou, if you really want authentic Chongqing hot pot, head to Zhen San Guan. Originating in Chongqing, Zhen San Guan's second floor is spacious and no-fuss, featuring grey bricks, red wooden dividers, heavy benches, square tables, brightly-lit private rooms ...
Couples in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality can have their personal information checked within a second at a machine and get their marriage certificates much quicker than before. The face-scanning machine at the marriage and adoption registration center in Chongqing currently only serves ...
A bullet train runs through a bridge over Wujiang River, a tributary of China's longest river, Yangtze, on the Chongqing-Guiyang line in Zunyi City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Jan. 25, 2018. A railway connecting Chongqing and Guiyang, two major cities in southwest China, started operation on ...
A railway connecting Chongqing and Guiyang pulls out at Guiyang North Railway Station in Guiyang, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Jan. 25, 2018. A railway connecting Chongqing and Guiyang, two major cities in southwest China opened on Thursday. Designed for passenger trains running at a ...
CHINA: A more direct Chongqing – Guiyang line which is suitable for 200 km/h operation opened on January 25, reducing the journey time between the cities from 10½ h to 2 h. Construction of the 347 km line had been launched on December 22 2010. The total cost of the project was 53·1bn yuan, ...
CHONGQING, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- Chongqing Municipality, one of the fastest-growing regions in China, has set its economic growth target for 2018 at 8.5 percent, according to a government work report at the municipal people's congress Friday. This follows the 9.3-percent growth rate the city registered last ...
safdie architects has released a time-lapse video that documents construction progress of a major residential project in southwest china. 'raffles city chongqing' has been designed as a riverside landmark that comprises a four-storey shopping mall and eight towers for residential, office, serviced residence, ...
A bullet train runs through a bridge over Wujiang River, a tributary of China's longest river, Yangtze, on the Chongqing-Guiyang line in Zunyi City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Jan. 25, 2018. A railway connecting Chongqing and Guiyang, two major cities in southwest China, started operation ...
CHONGQING, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- The economy of southwest China's Chongqing municipality expanded by 9.3 percent year on year in 2017, ending a 15-year streak of double-digit growth, municipal statistics bureau announced Wednesday. Despite the slowdown, Chongqing outpaced the 6.9 percent ...


 

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