BRI joint laboratory on pesticide reduction in tea production to be established in Sri Lanka A BRI joint research laboratory will be established by the Guizhou University, the University of Peradeniya, the Central China Normal University and Sri Lanka Tea Research Institute. The laboratory will focus its research on three key areas, which consist of accurate pesticide reduction based on big data, biological control technology for insect pests and […]

Brazil’s Vale Co. and Central South University, China, set up joint metallurgy lab at Vale — A low-carbon and hydrogen metallurgy laboratory was jointly set up by China’s Central South University and Brazil’s Vale corporation. Vale is one of the largest producers of iron ore and nickel in the world. With a total area of 3,000 square meters, the laboratory is a five-story building with scientific instruments and equipment.

China’s hybrid rice is growing in over 20 African nations Chinese hybrid rice is growing in more than 20 African countries. The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) alone, in cooperation with the Bill &Melinda Gates Foundation, has distributed more than 1,000 green super rice materials to nine African countries, with a cumulative planting area of 57,000 hectares and yields more than 20 percent higher […]

China CATAS to support cassava harvests and advanced farming in several African countries The Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences (CATAS) has published an action plan to introduce new cassava varieties and advanced farming techniques to over 500,000 hectares of land in African countries. The improved varieties and techniques are expected to raise the yield of the root crops above 17 tonnes per hectare. CATAS will help […]

China celebrates 5 years of Belt and Road cooperation on science and technology, joint projects with over 80 countries On November 6, 2023, the first Belt & Road Science and Technology Conference was held in Chongqing on the motto of “Together for Innovation, Development for All”. According to a spokesman of the Ministry of Science and Technology MOST, China has already  supported more than 10,000 young scientists from the contracted […]

Mycorrhizal technology developed in China has spread to more than 100 countries as a public good offered to the international community Zheng Baodong, vice president of Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, said, “The mycorrhizal technology has brought a sense of accomplishment and happiness to hundreds of thousands of people, enhanced the poverty reduction capacity and civilian welfare of the “One Belt, One Road” joint construction countries, and has been praised as ‘grass that brings wealth’ […]

Serbia procures Chinese rolling stock for the 342 km Hungary-Serbia railway Changchun Railway Coach (CRC), a subsidiary of CRC, signed a contract with Serbia’s Ministry of Construction, Transport, and Infrastructure for the procurement of high-speed railroad cars.  The contract was for 20 power-distributed high-speed railcars (five trains). The trains will consist of four cars (two power cars and two auxiliary cars) with a maximum operating […]

Big Data Center publishes satellite data on BRI urban nighttime light emissions The International Research Center of Big Data for Sustainable Development Goals (CBAS) has released the world’s first atlas of urban nighttime light remote-sensing data, providing support for the research on urban sustainable development. The atlas contains 10-meter resolution nighttime light data on 147 cities in 105 countries around the world. The data were captured […]

UNICEF partners with China to pilot climate-resilient WASH technologies in Cambodia PHNOM PENH, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) — Delegates from China and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday started a three-day field visit to Cambodia to conduct a feasibility study for piloting climate-resilient water and sanitation (WASH) technologies and solutions in the kingdom, said a UNICEF’s press statement. The Cambodia-China Climate-Resilient WASH Cooperation Project […]

Joint archaeological work along ancient Silk Road XI’AN/ALMATY, Aug. 30 (Xinhua) — Ding Yan gives the pottery fragments a few swipes with his brush and examines them with his expert eye. They have been buried for thousands of years at the Rahat site in Kazakhstan, but now the dirt is being removed and the details revealed. This site was home to […]

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