Laser and navigation take the top prizes in technology awards

Shanghai Science and Technology Awards — the city's highest awards for science and technology achievements — were handed to 265 projects and individuals yesterday. For the first time, there were two winners of the top award, one involving a material ... ( read original story ...)

Baidu's chief scientist, who led firm's AI push, to resign

SHANGHAI, March 22 (Reuters ... "As the principal architect of Baidu's AI strategy, I am proud to have led the incredible rise of AI within the company," he said in the post. "I will continue my work to shepherd in this important societal change." ( read original story ...)

Shanghai remains most expensive city on Chinese mainland

Shanghai, China's business center, is now ranked 16th overall, down from 11th last year and on par with the cost of living in the New Zealand cities of Auckland and Wellington. The survey, conducted by the Economist's Intelligent Unit, found Shenzhen and ... ( read original story ...)

China stocks slip on worries about fresh property curbs

SHANGHAI, March 20 (Reuters) - China stocks dipped on Monday as fears of fresh property cooling measures and broader monetary policy tightening hit shares of developers. The Beijing municipal government announced new steps to rein in its booming housing ... ( read original story ...)

VLF Automotive: A Force to be reckoned with at Auto Shanghai

Following on from the launch of the hard-top Force 1 V10 coupé at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, the new variant is again based on the Dodge ... VLF could very quickly establish itself, too. The 2017 Shanghai motor show opens to the public on April 21. ( read original story ...)