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Chinese tech companies are shaping UN facial recognition standards

Chinese tech giants are shaping United Nations’ standards for facial recognition as well as video monitoring, according to a Financial Times report based on leaked documents. China’s telecommunications equipment maker ZTE, security camera maker Dahua Technology and the state-owned Chinese telecommunication company China Telecom are among those proposing new international standards in the UN’s International Telecommunication Union […]

How 5G Apps Will Transform China – Part 1

By Charles F Moreira, Editor After having faced a slew of problems such as sanctions against telecommunications company Huawei, fear uncertainty and doubt created over alleged national security threats from its 5G cellular communications equipment in the United States, some European Union countries and some other countries, as well as fear, uncertainty and doubt expressed […]

Why China’s Digital Currency Is a ‘Wake-Up Call’ for the U.S.

China’s central bank may launch its own digital currency in the next 18 months amid strong endorsements of blockchain from the highest levels of government, signaling a desire for China to be self-reliant and globally competitive and adding another dimension to the growing U.S.-China tech rivalry. Read more: https://fortune.com/2019/11/01/china-digital-currency-libra-wakeup-call-us/ SOURCE: FORTUNE (8)

China just launched the world’s largest 5G network

China just switched on the world’s largest 5G network.The country’s three state-run telecom operators launched services for the next generation wireless technology on Friday. China Mobile (CHL), China Telecom (CHA) and China Unicom (CHU) are all offering 5G plans that start at 128 yuan ($18) for 30 GB of data per month, giving Chinese internet users access to the ultra fast service. Read […]

Hong Kong and Shenzhen: Two Cities Grappling Over China’s Future

Growing up in central China in the 1990s, Mia Gu dreamed of distant Hong Kong. She idolized the city’s movie stars, devoured its television cop shows and dearly wanted to visit. Gu now works for a major Chinese multinational in Shenzhen, the fishing village turned mega-city that sits to the immediate north of the former […]

China looks to AI future as subways adopt facial recognition technology

The southern Chinese city of Shenzhen has launched a facial recognition system for entry to its subway system, joining a number of other centres throughout the country embracing the technology. Read more https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3029874/china-looks-ai-future-subways-adopt-facial-recognition SOURCE: South China Morning Post (12)

China adds US agricultural products to tariff exemptions ahead of trade talks

China plans to exclude American farm goods, including soybeans, from tariffs in the latest move to ease trade tensions before the two countries restart trade talks next month. The Chinese Ministry of Commerce said Friday that China welcomed President Donald Trump’s decision to delay tariffs by two weeks and said it will exempt U.S. agricultural […]

One Week Left Before Nearly All ‘Made In China’ Is Tariffed

Next week marks the final week before the Made in China discount ticket to the American mega mall expires. But as 10% tariffs on roughly $300 billion worth of goods goes into effect on Sept 1., there are other issues percolating that are still hard to grasp.  To read more https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2019/08/22/one-week-left-before-nearly-all-made-in-china-is-tariffed/#413ed80962ea (8)

China Construction Bank Expands Its Business Using Big Data Predictive Analytics

China Construction Bank (CCB), one of the leading banks in China, has significantly lifted its approval rate and increased the automation rate in its credit card business using the FICO® Score X Data and FICO® Scorecard solutions to facilitate the origination process and grow its business with the youth market The bank has been on a […]

Solar now ‘cheaper than grid electricity’ in every Chinese city

Projects in every city analysed by the researchers could be built today without subsidy, at lower prices than those supplied by the grid, and around a fifth could also compete with the nation’s coal electricity prices. They say grid parity – the “tipping point” at which solar generation costs the same as electricity from the grid – […]

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