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Alibaba said in 2023 that it will split its business into six main units, with each separate business having the flexibility to raise outside capital and seek its own initial public offering, the most significant organizational change to the company in its 24-year history.
There are 196,000 public charging stations and up to 518,100 households of private charging stations across Shanghai to ensure the daily operation of new energy vehicles, according to the State Grid Shanghai Municipal Electric Power Co. A total of 303,000 new energy vehicles were added in Shanghai over the first eleven months of 2023, increasing the city's amount of new energy vehicles to 1.32 million, the company said.
Baidu's Ernie service is open to the public, and any organization or individual can register and ask questions through the public network, just like users can access ChatGPT without identifying their connection to any organization.
Cancer is one of the major public health problems in China.
The Western Returned Scholars Foundation, a national public foundation based in Beijing, together with Shenzhen Foreign Languages School (Group), established an innovative talent cultivation base in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, in an effort to cultivate more international talents in China.
The selection, organized by news outlets under the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission, were based on public opinion poll and expertise.
This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative first being proposed, which has now become a global public platform where China and other countries and regions involved can expand opening-up and promote global economic growth.
As major projects usually serve as a robust force and engine for improving regional economic development as well as public services, Changyi has embraced major project construction to underpin its steady economic development and provide robust momentum and support for promoting high-quality development.
Considering the rapid depletion of electric vehicle batteries in cold weather, to ensure that car owners on the mountain could charge their vehicles, State Power staff members have also inspected and performed maintenance on the public charging stations to prevent any possible risks.
Wilo is very confident about the Chinese economy, and has a long-term commitment to the Chinese market and will enlarge its investment in China, said Grant Rong, director of government and public affairs at Wilo China Ltd, in an exclusive interview with China Daily Website on a roundup of 2023 and outlook for 2024.
In July, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, a US government agency that regulates the securities markets and protects investors, adopted new rules for cybersecurity risk management and incident disclosure, requiring public companies to disclose material cybersecurity incidents within four days of an attack.
Given that the economic growth of Central Asian countries is significantly dependent on energy and commodity trade, it is pragmatic for them to collaborate with Chinese companies to strengthen the trade framework and enhance cooperation in infrastructure development, public services, green economy, modern agriculture and manufacturing, said Zhao Fujun, a researcher specializing in international economic cooperation at the Beijing-based Development Research Center of the State Council.
The comments came after Zhang Minggang, deputy general manager of Huawei France, said in a video interview with France Inter, a major French public radio channel and part of Radio France, that the plant, with an investment of 200 million euros ($215 million), is expected to be operational by the end of 2025.
The State Grid is striving to constantly enhance the public's sense of obtaining electricity services, happiness and safety, providing a robust and reliable power guarantee for the city.
J&T Express, another domestic courier firm, went public in Hong Kong in late October.
Shanghai-based PwC Zhong Tian LLP and PwC Hong Kong agreed to pay penalties of $3 million and $4 million respectively as the two firms were found by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) violations of the latter's standards regarding integrity and personnel management.
The PCAOB also sanctioned Shandong Haoxin Certified Public Accountants Co Ltd and four of its associated persons for violations of the US securities laws and PCAOB rules and standards in connection with the audits of the 2015-2017 financial statements of Gridsum Holding Inc. Haoxin, a public accounting firm, issued a false audit report, failed to maintain independence from their issuer client, and improperly adopted the work of another accounting firm as their own, said the PCAOB.
Chinese fast-fashion retailer Shein has filed confidential paperwork for an initial public offering with a US securities regulator, Financial Times reported on Tuesday.
The retailer was last valued at $66 billion and could be ready to start trading on the public markets as soon as 2024, CNBC reported citing people familiar with the matter.
With the rising utilization of new energy vehicles, the demand for public charging stations is increasing.
White Rabbit, once a darling of Chinese consumers, has likewise jumped on the crossover wagon and impressed the public with its innovative products in response to customer demands.
"Through the collaboration, Kweichow Moutai could reach new consumers, mostly young people who have the potential to become liquor consumers, and Luckin succeeded in turning public curiosity for the flavor of Moutai into an impressive sales performance," Li said.
The 40-year-old public relations manager spends around 200 yuan on chocolate and chocolate-centric products every month.
"The expo is an important platform to propel digital trade, a public good to promote global digital economic cooperation, and a significant measure to build an open world economy," said Vice-Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen.
Public data showed that it invested in over 55 listed companies simultaneously during its peak, with its asset value exceeding 1 trillion yuan.
Public data showed that Zhongrong Trust's investment in the property sector accounted for 6.61 percent of the company's assets in 2017, which increased to 18 percent in 2020.
Chinese smartphone maker Honor said in an internal letter on Wednesday that it will seek to attract diversified capital and aim for an initial public offering.
Jiang said in order to raise funds for agricultural technology and public welfare projects, Ma's office signed a share reduction contract earlier this year with stockbrokers in accordance with the provisions from the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
The reduction plan would be announced to the public in mid-November according to relevant regulations, Jiang said, adding the selling price which was set in August was much higher than the current stock price, so "Ma did not sell a single share".
Sunac's restructuring will cut about 45 percent of its total overseas public market debt, totaling $4.5 billion, and can provide the company with a buffer period of two to three years for overseas debt.
It showed the company's commitment to putting patients first at every step of the company's business — from lab research to the last-mile access issues for the patients, said Jittrakul Prinnapat, senior vice-president of public affairs for the JAPAC region at Edwards Lifesciences.
Edwards Lifesciences负责JAPAC地区公共事务的高级副总裁Jittrakul Prinnapat表示，这表明该公司致力于在公司业务的每一步都把患者放在首位，从实验室研究到患者的最后一英里访问问题。
Public information disclosed by Alibaba showed that Ma has cut his stake in Alibaba to only 4.8 percent as of July 2, 2020. fanfeifei@chinadaily.
The Cloud Intelligence Group will implement a strategy of driving growth with AI and prioritizing public cloud, as well as scale up its technology investments in AI-related software and hardware, Wu added.
This year marks the company's second consecutive year attending the CIIE, which has become a showcase of China's new development paradigm and a public gauge of global prosperity, said Zafer Unluer, senior vice-president of Organon and president of Organon China.
The company's therapies have long been used for public health causes in China, including treating more than 10 million patients in 2022 alone.
At the upcoming sixth China International Import Expo in Shanghai in early November, Sony will showcase its latest innovative technologies and achievements in the field of sustainable development, such as environmental protection, public welfare and accessibility.
"During CIIE, we'll also announce strategic collaborations with ecosystem partners, hoping to further leverage the influence of the platform to bring them to life, enhance public awareness and literacy in vision care, and fulfill the group's mission to help people see more and be more," said Kok Leong Lim, head of professional solutions at EssilorLuxottica Greater China.
EssilorLuxottica大中华区专业解决方案负责人Kok Leong Lim表示：“在CIIE期间，我们还将宣布与生态系统合作伙伴的战略合作，希望进一步利用该平台的影响力，将他们带到生活中，提高公众对视力护理的认识和识字能力，并履行该集团的使命，帮助人们看到更多、变得更多。”。
The Power of Love Supermarket is a key project under the framework of the State Grid Empowering Rural Areas and Culture and Agriculture Cultivation Action public welfare brand.
By participating in public welfare activities, villagers can earn bonus points to exchange for supermarket goods.
Such projects can combine the efforts of public welfare projects with the implementation of State Grid's rural revitalization and then continuously stimulate the driving force of rural development.
Providing electricity to sanitation workers through the Power of Love Supermarket is not only a kind of social responsibility but also an inheritance of public welfare.
"Meanwhile, with generative AI, we can create simple summaries of the scientific findings to the public and to students and to children, and the more the general public learns about science, the faster the progress will be that we can make as a whole world," she said.
"Through the scientific research project, we hope to lift the veil of natural rhythms in the ecosystem, and arouse people's awareness of biodiversity conservation," said Hu Jiaojiao, co-founder of Tianjin-based Polar Hub, the public welfare organization that is responsible for the scientific investigation.
"While the public, enterprises and governments are paying attention to climate change and food security, biodiversity protection is gaining increasing attention.
The pandemic taught us that vaccine production capacity is a matter of public safety and national security.
In the mountainous areas of Pujiang county, Jinhua, Zhejiang province, State Grid Zhejiang Electric Power is promoting the construction of public charging stations to ensure the green development of tourism.
Meanwhile, the company can introduce drugs and medical devices used in Hong Kong and Macao public hospitals for urgent clinical use to certain hospitals in Guangdong province on a trial basis.
As a growing number of public medical institutions are now joining the pilot program, the Greater Bay Area could become an important bridge for bringing in new medicines and offering them to more patients in the rest of the country, Lin said.
During Oct 17-18, the Rainbow Communist Party Member Service Team of the State Grid Dongying Hekou Power Supply Co made a move to promote the work based on the principle of "doing practical things and meeting people's concerns", and increase the satisfaction level of the public in Hekou district in Dongying, Shandong province.
They went into Party and public service centers, and residents' homes with no household missing out.
In the next step, the Party committee of State Grid Dongying Hekou Power Supply Co will coordinate and promote the work of theme education, leverage the advantages of Party members' teams to make services sink to the public, respond to whatever the public request, thus increase the well-being and satisfaction of the masses, said the company.
Since BAK Battery's big cylindrical battery series was first launched, it has attracted attention from both the industry and the general public.
It has been welcomed by the international community both as a public good and a cooperation platform, the report stated.
Founded by Wang Xiaochuan, founder of internet search engine Sogou Inc, Baichuan was one of the first companies to open its AI large language models to the public after receiving approval from Chinese authorities in late August.
Among such public works, the Kigali water supply network upgrade and revamp project, undertaken by CRCEG, is the largest in scale, the most challenging in construction and will benefit the largest number of people in the African country, said Liu Dianjun, the company's chief accountant.
CNPC said it has been participating in local economic and social activities across the BRI landscape by creating more than 100,000 jobs, funding public welfare programs like education and healthcare, and supporting businesses by purchasing their products and services.
This achievement marks Knight Dairy as the first dairy company to go public on the Beijing Stock Exchange, receiving substantial support from the autonomous region's financial regulatory authority and the Baotou government.
Going public will empower Knight Dairy to harness the potential of the capital market, allowing it to scale up its operations, optimize its structure, and facilitate the broader development of Inner Mongolia's dairy industry.
Last month, Cainiao officially filed its application for an initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, a move that will make Cainiao the first Alibaba business unit to go public following a major restructuring.
"We can see a lot of innovations in the country … In the pharmaceutical area, new medicines that have been introduced in the United States and Europe can now be also introduced immediately in China," said Matthias Berninger, executive vice-president of public affairs, science, sustainability and HSE at Bayer, in an exclusive interview with China Daily.
WE Communications stresses nation's biz potential for overseas, local brandsUS-based WE Communications, one of the world's largest communications and integrated marketing agencies, said frequent exchanges in China following the COVID-19 pandemic have brought more business opportunities for public relations agencies, and the company will continue to increase its investment in the country, especially in Beijing and Shanghai.
WE Communications强调国家对海外本土品牌的商业潜力总部位于美国的WE Communications是世界上最大的通信和综合营销机构之一，该公司表示，新冠肺炎疫情后在中国的频繁交流为公关机构带来了更多的商业机会，公司将继续增加在中国的投资，尤其是在北京和上海。
Cainiao Smart Logistics Network Ltd, a unit of Chinese tech heavyweight Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, has officially filed its application for an initial public offering on the Hong Kong bourse, as the company steps up efforts to build logistics networks across the globe and boost its delivery efficiency.
Industry experts said the move will make Cainiao the first Alibaba business unit to go public after Alibaba said that it would split into six business groups, each with the ability to raise external funding and seek its own IPO, representing the most significant reorganization in its 24-year history.
To make the event even more successful, the State Grid Taizhou Power Supply Company made good use of digital tools, such as live-streaming for both retail and wholesale, in its flagship public welfare project "Power of Love Supermarket".
It is reported that the "Power of Love Supermarket" is a key public welfare project under the framework of State Grid's cultural and educational cultivation project in rural areas, and is also an innovative measure of State Grid to serve rural revitalization.
Tech heavyweight Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Tuesday night that it plans to list its logistics arm Cainiao on the Hong Kong stock exchange, making it the first business unit to go public following a major restructuring.
Riyadh Air, fully owned by the Public Investment Fund in Saudi Arabia, said the company positions itself as a full-service carrier with attention to detail.
Moreover, in the first half, the number of Chinese companies going public in the United States rebounded significantly, PwC added.
The implementation of regulations for the filing-based management of Chinese companies' overseas securities offerings and listings will provide more options and flexibility for Chinese mainland TMT companies seeking public floats.
The Hong Kong bourse's move to further lower the listing threshold for technology companies demonstrates its determination to attract technology companies to go public on the Hong Kong capital market, said Walter Zhang, assurance markets leader for PwC North China.
London-based Shell said on Tuesday that the company will set up the EV charging station in South China's Shenzhen, Guangdong province, located about 2.5 kilometers from the Shenzhen Baoan International Airport with 258 public fast-charging points.
Mi Siyi, an analyst at BloombergNEF, said Shenzhen is leading in the development of NEVs worldwide, with a significant portion of private car sales being EVs and comprehensive electrification of ride-sharing and public transportation, particularly buses.
Through JVs and wholly owned enterprises, Shell operates a retail network of around 2,800 mobility locations, including around 2,000 fuel stations and 800 stand-alone EV stations, with an EV charging network of 25,000 public charging points in operation in China, it said.
The company currently has over 40,000 public charging points globally at service stations, mobility hubs, on streets and at destinations like supermarkets, and expects to have around 200,000 by 2030, it said.
Over the past 10 years, its accumulated R&D expenditure has reached 977.3 billion yuan (about $136 billion), said Wang Jianfeng, head of the company's Public and Government Affairs Department, at the ongoing 12th China Intellectual Property Annual Conference in Jinan, capital of East China's Shandong province.
Eight well-known Austrian firms including Axess, Doppelmayr Seilbahnen and Head Sport in the winter sports field took part in this year's expo, with their products and services covering alpine technology, outdoor and ski equipment, piste management technology and public media communication.
包括Axess、Doppelmayr Seilbahnen和Head Sport在内的八家奥地利知名冬季运动公司参加了今年的博览会，他们的产品和服务涵盖高山技术、户外和滑雪设备、滑雪道管理技术和公共媒体传播。
Since 2006, GE HealthCare China has continued to carry out a series of public welfare activities for breast cancer prevention and treatment.
"So far, complimentary clinical screenings have benefited more than 58,000 women, and related public science education has helped over 100 million people nationwide," said Zhong Luyin, chief communications officer of GE HealthCare China.
The World of Frozen, inspired by the animated film of the same title, will open to the public in Hong Kong Disneyland in November.
Alibaba had said that it would split into six business groups, each with the ability to raise external funding and go public.
Since Thursday, the second C919, which was delivered to China Eastern on July 16, joined the first one for daily flights between Shanghai and Chengdu, according to information on the public domain.
Last month, Beijing granted the first batch of approvals for generative AI services and gave the green light to eight technology firms, including AI firm SenseTime Group, to offer ChatGPT-like chatbots to the public.
The move came after Beijing granted the first batch of approvals for generative AI services in August and gave the green light to technology firms including search giant Baidu and AI firm SenseTime to offer ChatGPT-like chatbots to the public.
It has launched three LLMs, and opened its AI large language models to the public after receiving approval from Chinese authorities last week.
Chinese artificial intelligence company iFlytek Co Ltd said on Tuesday that its large language model SparkDesk is officially open to the public after the service was approved by the relevant authorities.
According to city regulations that took effect last year, areas along the Huangpu River and Suzhou Creek are to be developed into world-class waterfronts with all-around open,beautiful landscapes and ecological green public spaces.
- Companies listed on China's A-share market maintained steady growth in the first half (H1) of 2023, data from the China Association for Public Companies showed.
A batch of Chinese companies and research institutions on Thursday opened their artificial intelligence-powered large language models to the public after receiving approval from Chinese authorities.
Baidu announced on Thursday that its large language model Ernie Botxa0will be fully open to the general public starting from Thursday.
The authorities also said providers who wanted to offer services to the public would need to submit security assessments.
Chinese artificial intelligence pioneer SenseTime said its large language model application SenseChat officially opens to the public for registration on Thursday after it was approved by authorities.
The company has developed and launched a string of integrated educational devices, including smart boards and panels as well as feedback and evaluation systems, with many of its products and services being sold to public schools and governments.
The Universal Beijing Resort, currently the largest in scale worldwide, opened to the public on Sept 20, 2021.
Li said the company is still awaiting Chinese regulatory approval for large-scale rollout of its Ernie bot to the public, but "we have observed that the Chinese government has been increasingly supportive of the development of generative AI and LLM".
As of June 30, the cumulative rides provided to the public by Apollo Go reached 3.3 million.
The company has announced it would split its business into six main units, with each separate business having the flexibility to raise outside capital and seek its own initial public offering.
The Jinan-based Qilu Bank has been contributing to public welfare for many years and such efforts were recently acknowledged after its brand Quanxin Public Welfare was honored as a "Top 10 Network Public Welfare Brand" by the cyberspace administration of Jinan city, Shandong province.
The activity lasted for one month and collected works in three categories: positive models for personals or teams, online public welfare brands, and short themed videos, aiming to promote integrated actions both online and offline in the city.
Following the idea of "telling a good story about Qilu Bank's public welfare", the bank has been cultivating a friendly cyberspace through brand building, public welfare activities, and publicity and promotion.
It has coordinated various public welfare and media resources within the bank.