BJ were made in two different versions, a standard version and a kou'an (port) version. China Railways DF7D, a diesel electric locomotive based on DF7B, has a similar appearance to the Beijing locomotive.
From 2002 the Korean State Railway has received a number of BJ class locomotives second-hand from China. They are used mostly for heavy shunting and on local freight trains around P'yŏngyang. Thirty have been delivered, numbered in the 내연301 - 내연330 series (내연 = Naeyŏn, "internal combustion"); most are still painted in their original Chinese blue livery, but a few have been repainted into the standard North Korean scheme of light blue over dark green.
While officially there has been no communication between Beijing and the Tibetan government-in-exile since 2010, Tsering confirmed that back channels between the two sides remained active, and that the Tibetan leadership and the Dalai Lama were now pushing for the Dalai Lama to ...
The athletes' village for the BeijingWinter Olympics is unveiled to foreign media on July 14, 2021, in Zhangjiakou, northwest of the Chinese capital... Also in Beijing, the municipal government has locked down some areas of the capital, around where infected cases were detected.
... role for Beijing in vetting or choosing the city’s leader ... In the midst of the turmoil, Lam was recorded at a private event saying she would quit if she had a “choice” and felt torn between serving her “two masters” – the people of Hong Kong and the central government in Beijing.
Beijing's legislature is considering punishing those who refuse to allow eligible guide dogs to enter public spaces or public transportation ...Statistics from the municipal government show that people over 60 years old account for 19.6 percent of Beijing's population, with people aged over 65 accounting for 13.3 percent.
-- Twenty-three railway stations have halted ticket sales for Beijing-bound passengers departing from these stations. BEIJING, Aug ...The Chinese capital of Beijing on July 27 saw the first resurgence of COVID-19 in months, prompting the municipal government to upgrade the epidemic prevention and control measures.
HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Hong Kong's top legal official said businesses shouldn't be "too worried" about China's imposition of an anti-sanctions law on the financial hub, as the government tries to ease worries Beijing's national security goals could impact operations.
Kao regularly posts low-budget YouTube videos in which he is sitting behind a microphone in his military fatigues criticizing the government and spreading disinformation, for example, on alleged deaths after COVID-19 vaccinations and that the government was sacrificing Taiwanese lives by rejecting Beijing’s offers of Chinese vaccines.
Unlike many other parts of the world, where governments are embracing EV policies to meet emissions goals, India’s Narendra Modi administration has had a single-minded focus on its Make in India campaign for domestic industrial manufacturing ... The government has targeted 30% EV penetration by 2030, up from under 10% currently.
... a trade war with the United States prompts Beijing to strengthen domestic firms ... Beijing is also strengthening efforts to create world-leading local tech firms, with apparently government-supported Chinese firms working to manufacture products for global firms including Apple.
The Modi government, ... The government’s stance helped electric cars gain traction, boosting the entire supply chain and tipping off a self-fulfilling cycle of hype. When it was time to let foreign carmakers in, Beijing had its own budding electric champions.
BEIJING, Aug 4 (Reuters) - As a key producer, importer and consumer of most of the world's major commodities, China is uniquely sensitive to sharp price rises or supply disruptions in the raw materials on which its manufacturing sector and massive population depends.
BEIJING (Reuters) – As a key producer, importer and consumer of most of the world’s major commodities, China is uniquely sensitive to sharp price rises or supply disruptions in the raw materials on which its manufacturing sector and massive population depends.