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April  30, 


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Chicken cravers in China will soon get a creative alternative with hopefully minimal loss of the original taste: faux meat. Fast food chain KFC China entered the alternative protein fray this week with the launch of sampling trials for its first plant-based chicken nugget in select cities.


Guangzhou Shipyard International Company Ltd will construct a total of eight 119,900 DWT diesel and LNG dual fueled crude/product oil tankers after a cloud signing ceremony was held in the provincial capital of South China's Guangdong on Wednesday.


Southwest China's Guizhou province has started the construction of 49 "new infrastructure" projects with a total investment of 10.4 billion yuan ($1.47 billion) this month, according to the provincial development and reform commission.


The northern Chinese port city of Tianjin, a crossroads of land and sea routes for the Belt and Road (B&R) Initiative, witnessed a 10.2-percent year-on-year growth in trade with B&R countries in the first quarter despite the impact of the coronavirus epidemic.


Northwest China's Gansu province has imported 1,494 goats from Australia, the first batch of breeding goats imported from Australia by the province this year, local customs said.


Pork prices in China continued to edge down last week as supply increased and demand softened, official data showed. From April 20 to 24, the average pork price index in 16 provincial-level regions tracked by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs came in at 43.01 yuan ($6) per kg, down 0.8 percent week on week.


Urban rail development is expected to be the key to sustaining China's investment on a long-term basis, as it can integrate elements from both traditional and new infrastructure projects to support the country's economic growth, industry experts said.

SourceGlobaltimes, Xinhuanet, Chinadaily, Shine, GdtodayChina Plus News

Author: Producer Emilio Mendez

Speaker: Caroline Parraguez

Edition: EAcham

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