The Xuelong, a Chinese icebreaker, embarked on the country’s 29th Antarctic expedition on Monday from Guangzhou in South China’s Guangdong province.
Experts said that if half of the lighting devices nationwide were LEDs, China could save power equivalent to the annual electricity output of two and a half Three Gorges Dam, Xinhua News Agency reported.
Hebei province has passed its first regulation that seeks to halt public disclosure of personal information.
The US-based IT giant Dell Corp will place greater emphasis on enterprise solutions in the Chinese market next year to transfer from a hardware company to a solution provider, company executives said on Monday.
Employees at Shenzhen's newly opened Apple store cheer and give presents to customers as they enter the store on Nov 3, 2012. Apple opened its 7th store on the Chinese mainland in the southern boomtown of Shenzhen on Nov 3. Apple fans were enthusiastic about the new store, forming long lines before its opening. Some customers had to wait for half an hour before they could enter the store.
Red Hat Inc, the No 1 Linux developer in the United States, is considering investing more in its research and development and sales team in China, said the company's President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Whitehurst.
Suez Environment, a world leading water and waste service company, is to build a new research and development center in Chongqing in an aim to better support the city in environmental protection services.
The 7th China (Beijing) International Student Animation Festival ended on Wednesday night at the Communication University of China.