China's record high foreign trade volume highlights economic resilience
China's import and export volume hit a historic high in 2018, a sign that the economy remained resilient despite growing external uncertainties.
Chinese commerce minister vows continued efforts to attract foreign investment
China will continue its efforts to widen market access for foreign investment and build a better business environment, Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan has said.
Alipay's worldwide users exceed 1 bln
Worldwide users of Alipay, China's leading online payment platform, exceed 1 billion, according to data released by Alipay on Wednesday.
China's 2nd CIIE to expand exhibition area
The exhibition area of the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) will be larger than the first one held in November 2018, its organizers said Wednesday.
Tesla breaks ground on gigafactory in Shanghai
U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Inc. on Monday broke new ground with its Shanghai factory, becoming the first to benefit from a new policy allowing foreign carmakers to set up wholly-owned subsidiaries in China.
Personal shoppers get creative with their WeChat advertising...
At the beginning of the year, all of a sudden personal shoppers that import foreign products, known as ‘Daigou’ in Chinese, dramatically changed their promotion tactics on WeChat.
Small, private firms to get more help
Financial reformers are exploring measures to give smaller and private companies access to cheaper funds and reduce defaults on debt, given their significant contribution to economic growth and employment.
China’s NEV industry enjoys robust growth in 2018
China’s new energy vehicle (NEV) industry concluded 2018 with outstanding results. Production and sales of China's NEVs increased to 1.05 and 1.03 million units respectively between January and November 2018, compared with less than 800,000 in the same time period of 2017.
China to upgrade comprehensive bonded zones into new platforms of high-standard opening-up
China will introduce measures to upgrade its comprehensive bonded zones in line with advanced international standards to promote trade and investment facilitation, sustain steady growth in foreign trade and investment, and nurture new competitive advantages, the State Council's executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang decided on Wednesday.
China's first e-commerce law to discipline market growth
Meng Yan is a 28-year-old white-collar worker who has recently noticed that there are fewer advertisements on her WeChat moments.