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The Chinese Embassy in Manila recently turned over 50 electric motorcycle units to the city government of Manila to mark the 118th founding anniversary of the Manila Police District (MPD). According to the Embassy, the motorcycles–worth around USD180,000 or approximately PHP9,452,700–reflect China’s efforts “to effectively assist the capacity building of …

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It is an open secret that car manufacturers around the world are in a race to come up with the perfect autonomous or self-driving car. Ford is among the many carmaker who is constantly improving and developing its autonomous vehicle. As such, the American automaker has teamed up with Chinese …

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It’s now becoming clearer than ever that the future of mobility leans on electric vehicles (EVs). Aside from developing EVs, car manufacturers around the world are on a race to make autonomous vehicles into a reality. Alliance Ventures, composed of Renault, Nissan, and Mitsubishi, sees the importance of perfecting the …

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Take it from Warren Buffet to make a killing on a Hong Kong-traded, Chinese company stock. Ten years ago, Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. bought a 9.9 percent stake of Chinese carmaker BYD’s stocks. Now, these shares have increased more than 500 percent since then, making Berkshire’s USD232 million (HKD8 or …

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Don’t take this personal if you’re a Filipino; but in case you buy a Ford Focus somewhere in the very near future, then you’d most likely find it as designed to suit Chinese tastes. Case in point: its wider doors that open at a bigger angle. It might be a …

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Mercedes-Benz decided to expand its model line-up as it revealed the first official images of the 2019 A-Class Sedan. Yes, this car is basically the compact sedan counterpart of the A-Class hatchback, a delightful news for individuals who wants a car with a trunk. The 2019 A-Class Sedan looks and …

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China recently announced its plans to ban new vehicles powered by gasoline and diesel engines. As the biggest passenger car market in the world, the Asian powerhouse’s announcement has deep implications for the global auto industry, and European car bosses have taken notice. Gathering at the Frankfurt Motor Show, Daimler, …

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Philippines-China Bridge Projects

The People’s Republic of China has signed an agreement with the Philippine government which will see the former design and finance the construction of two bridge projects within Metro Manila. The Minutes of Discussion for the projects was signed last June 21, 2017 at the Department of Public Works and …

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