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Didi installs V2X equipment in Shanghai, begins test robotaxi service

27 Jun 2020

BEIJING Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing, backed by SoftBank Group, launched a test robotaxi service in a Shanghai suburb on Saturday after installing V2X (Vehicle to Everything) hardware throughout the area.

Geely Automobile steps toward mainland China listing; HK shares surge

18 Jun 2020

BEIJING/SHANGHAI Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd said its board has approved a preliminary proposal to list new renminbi shares on mainland China's Nasdaq-like STAR board, sending its Hong Kong-listed shares up as much as 7% on Thursday.

China's capital reimposes travel curbs to stop new coronavirus infections

16 Jun 2020

BEIJING China sharply ramped up restrictions on people leaving the capital on Tuesday in an effort to stop the most serious coronavirus flare-up since February from spreading to other cities and provinces. | Video

China auto sales up for second straight month after almost two-year slump

11 Jun 2020

SHANGHAI China's auto sales in May rose 14.5% from the same month a year earlier, industry data showed on Thursday, the second consecutive month of increase as the world's biggest vehicle market recovers from lows hit during coronavirus lockdowns.

Tesla shares surge past $1,000 as Musk revs up the Semi

10 Jun 2020

SHANGHAI Tesla Inc's stock jumped above $1,000 a share on Wednesday after Chief Executive Elon Musk told his staff it was time to bring the Tesla Semi commercial truck to "volume production." | Video

Jaguar Land Rover raises $705 million loan from Chinese banks

07 Jun 2020

(This June 5 story officially corrects to say the loan facility is unsecured, not secured, after company clarified, paragraph 1.)

GM to work closely with CATL in its China EV push: executive

04 Jun 2020

SHANGHAI General Motors will "work very closely" with Chinese electric vehicle battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd (CATL) as it ramps up electric production in the world's biggest auto market, a senior executive said.

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