Beijing Construction Engineering Group is coming to the UK. Manchester, to be precise, to help build an £800m urban regeneration project near Manchester’s airport. It is the latest example of China’s growing interest in the UK’s infrastructure and utilities sectors. (continue reading…)
Five years after China’s high-speed rail system opened, it is carrying nearly twice as many passengers each month as the country’s domestic airline industry.
And far from being a white elephant, the high-speed train is helping transform China into a modern, more productive economy. (continue reading…)
Air China has brought in US telco AT&T to help it leverage mobile technology better and so strengthen its position in China’s international air travel market. (continue reading…)
Chinese tourists are an increasingly common sight in major European cites. All apart from one that is, as the UK’s restrictive visa requirements cause Chinese tourists to stick to the continent and give London a miss.