On May 11th, China began the trial operation of a new suspended monorail called "the Optics Valley Photon". This advanced transportation system is not only futuristic in design but also provides a glimpse into the future of urban mobility.
Baidu announced on December 26 a major expansion of its commercialized fully driverless robotaxi service in Wuhan, Hubei Province. The move triples the size of its operation areas, increases the number of robotaxis in service and expands the system's operation times to include key evening hours.
On July 15, Geely’s luxury sports car brand Lotus completed the construction of its Wuhan Smart Factory. Its first pure electric smart vehicle, the Hyper SUV Eletre, also successfully rolled off of the production line.
Apple announced on Thursday that the company will soon open its first official retail store in Wuhan, capital of Hubei province, in central China. The store will open to the public on Saturday and will mark Apple's 54th store in China.
Apollo Go, Baidu's autonomous ride-hailing service platform, officially began offering its services in Wuhan's Economic & Technological Development Zone (WHDZ) on Tuesday.
Xiaomi Auto may adopt a “dual factory” production model in Beijing and Wuhan. Sources said that the Beijing government is encouraging Xiaomi to acquire Borgward AG for production certification.
China’s leading e-commerce giants, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., JD.Inc., and Pinduoduo Inc. have launched programs to help revive sales in farmed goods from Hubei.
Two inactivated vaccine candidates have been approved for clinical trials in China to combat the widespread COVID-19 outbreak, Xinhua reported today.
There’s traffic again on Beijing’s roads. Yet, as encouraging signs of reanimation are multiplying, there have not been any major changes to the situation in China.
Alibaba’s online payment platform Alipay today announced a series of initiatives to support small businesses in Wuhan as the city emerges from lockdown.
Wuhan, the Chinese city in Hubei Province where the COVID-19 outbreak first began, will be lifting its travel restrictions on April 8, a local official said last week.
While the coronavirus outbreak is undoubtedly a matter of paramount importance, here are at least five factors that will put Wuhan on your list of cities to visit once it’s the outbreak has subsided.
The 2019 new coronavirus belongs to the bat SARS-like cluster, while the SARS virus belongs to the SARS cluster.
Episode 60 of Tech Buzz China is a special on the Wuhan coronavirus and its impact on China tech, as seen by co-hosts Rui Ma and Ying-Ying Lu.
Researchers from the Wuhan Institute of Virology, a top center studying viruses, have applied to patent a drug made by US company Gilead that could help with treating the coronavirus.
Ever since the outbreak of the coronavirus, pictures of bat soup were circulated on social media, bringing along with it a chiroptophobia (fear of bats).