Rupert Reid

 

Saab owner seeks site for China growth



BUSINESS, CHINA , TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST December 18, 2017


Saab's have been an increasingly rare sight on the roads since 2012. Photo credit - Pixabay   The iconic Saab may be making a return to the roads, following the construction of a new plant in China.   The factory, wh...

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iPad Mi Pad - Apple in European name row with Xiaomi



TECHNOLOGY, THAT'S ODD, CHINA , EAST MEETS WEST December 18, 2017


Xiaomi has big plans for the European market. Photo credit - Pixabay   Apple has won a trademark dispute against Chinese rival Xiaomi in the European General Court.   The ruling effectively blocks Xiaomi from tradema...

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Airbus innovation centre coming to Shenzhen



TECHNOLOGY, CHINA , EAST MEETS WEST December 15, 2017


The ACIC will, according to Airbus, focus on development in three broad areas. Photo credit - Airbus   European aerospace giant Airbus has revealed a significant investment in a new innovation centre in Shenzhen.   T...

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Chinese electric car plant to be built in Morocco



TECHNOLOGY, CHINA , TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST December 15, 2017


Several manufacturers have recently spoken about the strength of demand for electric vehicles in China. Photo credit - Pixabay   Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer BYD has revealed plans for a new factory in Tangier. &n...

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Taxify trying again in London, expanding elsewhere



BUSINESS, CHINA , LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL December 14, 2017


The firm has been able to attract drivers from other platforms by charging lower commissions. Photo credit - Pixabay   Taxify, an Estonian uber-rival, backed by China's Didi Chuxing, is expanding rapidly around the wor...

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