China's online information consumption to reach 6 trillion yuan by 2020
China has released a three-year action plan to grow the consumption of online information products and services by 11 percent a year on average and reach 6 trillion yuan ($875 billion) by 2020.
Quora-like platform Zhihu raises $270 mln
Chinese popular question-and-answer website Zhihu announced it has completed a $270 million E-round financing, the biggest in the company's history, The Paper reported.
China's foreign trade up 8.6 pct in first seven months
China's goods trade went up 8.6 percent year on year to 16.72 trillion yuan (about 2.45 trillion U.S. dollars) in the first seven months of this year, customs data showed Wednesday.
China's service trade hits new high in H1
China's service trade mounted to a new high in the first half (H1) of this year as the government has made more efforts to further bolster and open up the service sector.
Closer ties at Chinajoy for gaming, VR and more
ChinaJoy, an annual entertainment expo in Shanghai, has come to a close, with those taking part suggesting this year's event has showcased the close ties between Chinese and foreign gaming companies.
Big Mac is favorite burger at McDonald's China
U.S. fast-food chain McDonald's Corp said on Friday that its Big Mac hamburger has become the company's most popular beef burger in China and has been interpreted to have different symbolic meanings in the country.
China can cut soybean imports in 2018 by over 10 mln tonnes
China can reduce its soybean imports by more than 10 million tonnes within the year, experts have said.
Apple becomes first 1-trillion-USD listed company in U.S. history
U.S. tech giant Apple became the first American company that saw its market cap hit 1 trillion U.S. dollars in the U.S. history after its shares rose 2.8 percent to a session high of 207.05 dollars around midday trading on Thursday.
Huawei upsets the Apple cart
Leading telecom company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd shipped more handsets worldwide than archrival Apple Inc, for the first time, in the second quarter of 2018.
China's new FTZ negative list takes effect
China’s latest version of the negative list for the country's pilot free trade zones (FTZs) takes effect on Monday.