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TOKYO Dion Sims Bears Jersey , Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shipments to Japan of Apple Inc.'s iPhones dropped 10.6 percent in 2015 from a year earlier, marking the first drop in Japan since the ubiquitous smartphone went on sale in 2008, MM Research Institute said on Saturday.

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The institute noted that while Apple remains the market leader for smartphone sales in Japan, it has given some way to Sony and Sharp who have both gained ground.

Apple saw its market share trimmed to 41.2 percent from 43.1 percent in 2014, with Sony in second place with a market share of 13.9 percent followed by Sharp who captured 11.9 percent of the market in the recording period.

The institute believes that Apple may continue to lose market share in the lucrative smartphone market, as the government is leaning on domestic mobile carriers to review their discount policies, including those that have seen Apple benefit from customers switching from another smartphone brand or to Japan's favorite brand of smartphone in the first place.

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Sales of smartphones with Android OS were up 15 percent to 12.85 million units in 2015, from a year earlier. Enditem

BEIJING, April 4 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping's upcoming visit to Finland will enhance bilateral relations Mike Glennon Bears Jersey , advance China-Northern Europe cooperation and promote the building of the Sino-European partnerships for peace, growth, reform and civilization.

Xi's visit to Finland from Tuesday to Thursday will be his first trip to a European Union member state this year, and also his first visit to Northern Europe as China's head of state.

The trip will see the two states work out a new blueprint for the development of bilateral ties and sign a host of cooperative deals, highlighting the two countries' common wish to build greater consensus and synergize more cooperation efforts.

Although China and Finland are different in history and culture Eddie Jackson Bears Jersey , social systems and development stages, the development of bilateral ties based on mutual trust, equality and common prosperity has played an exemplary role in boosting relations between China and Northern Europe, as well as Europe as a whole.

Finland was one of the first Western countries to establish diplomatic ties with China, and the first Western nation to sign an inter-governmental trade agreement with China.

Currently Tarik Cohen Bears Jersey , as anti-globalization rears its head and European integration suffers setbacks, China and Finland need to join hands in promoting trade liberalization and economic globalization, as well as advancing global governance and multilateralism.

Bilateral ties have been propelled forward by the exchange of high-level visits. During Finnish President Sauli Niinisto's visit to China in 2013, Xi and Niinisto reached important consensus on building and promoting a future-oriented new type of partnership between the two countries, which pointed the direction for the development of bilateral ties.

In the economic and trade sector Adam Shaheen Bears Jersey , due to flagging international trade and uncertainty for the global economic recovery, bilateral trade volume stood at 5.27 billion U.S. dollars from January to October in 2016, marking a decrease of 11.9 percent from the same period of 2015.

However, it was estimated that China would remain Finland's biggest trading partner in Asia for 14 consecutive years in 2016, while Finland would remain China's major trading partner in Europe.

In 2015 John Timu Youth Jersey , Finland joined the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) as a prospective founding member.

The AIIB is an institution that finances infrastructure construction and promotes regional connections and economic integration.

Given the fact that Finland is one of the most innovative countries in the world and China has decided to pursue an innovation-driven development strategy, the two countries have complementary advantages and huge potential for cooperation in many areas, including high technology, clean energy, innovation and Arctic research.

Finland is a traditional power in winter sports and China will host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games Mitch Unrein Youth Jersey , creating a golden opportunity for the two countries to strengthen exchange and cooperation in the field.

Finland has responded positively to the China-initiated Belt and Road Initiative, which aims to build a trade and infrastructure network connecting Asia with Europe and Africa.

"Finland is a firm supporter of initiatives which enhance connectivity between Europe and Asia," Finland Foreign Minister Timo Soini said in an interview with Xinhua in February.

President Xi's visit to Finland is sure to usher in a new era of partnership, and the sound development of bilateral ties will serve as an example for China-Europe cooperation.

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