Hong Kong's conglomerate The Wharf (Holdings) Ltd will seek to cash in on consumption upgrade and the rise of middle - and high-income earners on the Chinese mainland, one of its senior executives said.
Chinese companies listed on overseas bourses may consider floats on the Shanghai Stock Exchange's upcoming science and technology innovation board, analysts said.
Concerns about the country's mounting trash problem prompted the State Post Bureau to publish a guideline for green development of the express delivery industry, aiming to reduce the generation of waste and to encourage recycling and green packaging.
Tencent's popular instant messaging tool WeChat reported expanding usage during the Spring Festival holiday as Chinese continue to digitalize the festival's traditions.
dollars) during the week-long Spring Festival holiday that ends Sunday, an annual increase of 8.2 percent, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.A total of 415 million trips were made across the country during the holiday, rising by 7.6 percent year on year, according to the ministry.
U.S. stocks advanced in the week ending Feb. 8 as investors were cheered by a slew of robust corporate results, but the gains were capped by renewed concerns over global economic slowdown.
Among the vast array of imported consumer goods, Chinese people seek out cosmetics, aquatic products and jewelry the most, as the latest customs statistics show.
Combined sales of retail and catering enterprises in China rose 8.5 percent year on year during the week-long Spring Festival holiday ending Sunday.
China saw a decline in oceangoing cruise tourism last year, with 13 domestic ports welcoming fewer cruise ships and visits than in the previous year.
Foreign and domestic car makers reported sales growth in the Chinese market for January 2019 this week, shined a promising light on China's auto market in 2019 after a less than satisfying auto sales performance in China last year.
Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com reported robust sales during the Chinese New Year holiday as consumers upgrade their online shopping for food and gifts.
Thailand on Friday launched a Huawei Technologies 5G test bed, the tech giant's first such platform in Southeast Asia, amid rising scrutiny some Western countries set on the company.
Chinese sci-fi blockbuster "The Wandering Earth" raked in about 1.4 billion yuan (about 208.7 million U.S. dollars) in box office sales over its first five days on the big screen as of 2:00 p.m. Saturday, according to Maoyan, a professional box office tracker.
Apple Inc's fiscal first-quarter earnings reveal that the company's struggles in China and in its critical iPhone business will continue, while analysts say the tech bellwether could reduce prices to remedy the situation.
Hewlett Packard has announced a recall of batteries in some of its notebooks and mobile workstation computers in China due to the risk that they could burst into flames, according to China's market regulator.
In one of the strongest public remarks ever, a senior representative of China's tech company Huawei on Thursday night rebutted fear-mongering against the company.
It said its total U.S. revenue in the fourth quarter was $506 million, up 24 percent, and total revenue earned from other countries was $403 million, also an increase of 24 percent.
China, long a major consumer of mined diamonds, now has a realistic chance to become a supplier of man-made ones and shape the industry, analysts said.
Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) soybeans and grains closed moderately higher on Monday, as U.S. exporters reported more soybean sales to China.
A passenger charter flight between Tianjin Municipality of China and Nadi of Fiji has started, according to Tianjin Binhai International Airport.
As China posted slower growth last year, many are worried that continued downward pressure on the world's second-largest economy could drag global growth. However, a closer look at the economy would prove that the concerns over a slowdown spillover are overstated.
Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures closed mixed in the trading week which ended on Feb. 1, and market participants welcomed the positive outcome of the latest round of U.S.-China trade talks.
Shanghai has 240,000 new-energy vehicles (NEVs) by the end of 2018 and remains one of the biggest NEVs markets among Chinese cities, according to statistics released by the traffic control office of Shanghai's public security organ.
China's heavy truck manufacturers reported strong sales last month, pointing to continued vitality in the broader economy.
As Jim Yong Kim officially steps down from the position of World Bank Group president on Friday, the world's largest lender has started the process to choose his successor, in which the U.S. holds strong influence.
China Vanke, the country's biggest property developer, said on Saturday that its sales reached 48.88 billion yuan (about 7.3 billion U.S. dollars) last month, plunging 28 percent year-on-year.
Despite the complicated domestic and international environment for China's electronic information manufacturing industry in 2018, it has maintained a high-quality and steady growth over the past year and continues to support China's economic and social development, according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
Guangdong, Zhejiang and Beijing were the top three regions in terms of aggregate financing to the real economy in 2018, the central bank said on Saturday.
Oil prices rose during the week ending Feb. 1, with the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for March delivery up by 2.9 percent and Brent crude for March delivery up by 1.9 percent.
China's insurance industry saw a stable increase in premium income in 2018 amid tightened regulations aimed at defusing financial risks, official data showed.