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- China Will Take Necessary Actions to Safeguard Its Own Security InterestsIt is reported that the Lotte Group will hold a board of directors meeting on 27th of Feb 2017 to decide on a land swap agreement with the ROK military for the deployment of THAAD. After that the ROK military will speed up the pace to complete the deployment in three to four months.
- Chinese express delivery industry set to focus more on profitabilityThe company's capitalization was $33.7 billion based on the closing price of its first trading day. The 46-year-old founder, who holds about 65 percent of the shares, saw his personal net worth swell to nearly $20 billion. The listing also made Wang the wealthiest person in China's delivery industry.
- China's first high level biosafety lab ready for serviceThe lab is based in Wuhan, capital city of Central China's Hubei Province, and will be used to study class four pathogens (P4), which refers to the most virulent viruses that pose a high risk of aerosol-transmitted person-to-person infections. It will be the first P4 laboratory in Asia.
- Nobel laureate, Turing award winner become Chinese citizensThe country has increased its investment in research and development (R&D) in recent years. Data showed that China spent 1.4 trillion yuan in R&D in 2015, second only to the US. The volume means a 38.1% increase compared with that in 2012, and an 11.4% annual growth, indicating that overseas Chinese talent will be braced with better market prospects and more capitals if they establish their careers back in China.