HSBC to be first foreign company to list in China
Investor excitement over the much-anticipated plan to connect London and Shanghai's stock markets gathered pace again on Thursday as HSBC grabbed headlines for potentially becoming the new scheme's first offering.
China tops the world in attracting FDI
China became the top destination for foreign direct investment (FDI) which shows that foreign investors hold positive perspectives on China's further opening-up, experts said as they comment on the UN's latest "Investment Trends Monitor" report.
Shenzhen's home sales below developers’ expectations
Transactions for new homes in Shenzhen have continued to see a downturn despite efforts by housing developers to stimulate sales such as lowering prices.
Guangzhou-based GAC Motor shines at Paris debut
Guangzhou-based GAC Motor, a subsidiary of GAC Group, made its European debut at this year's Paris Motor Show in early October as part of its effort to break into the European market.
Over 5,000 volunteers get set for China's first import expo
More than 5,000 volunteers from Chinese colleges and universities have been recruited for the upcoming 2018 China International Import Expo (CIIE), the Shanghai municipal committee of the Communist Youth League said.
A-share inclusion on global benchmarks a boon to int'l investors
With the inclusion of China's A-shares into key global benchmark indices, international investors will enjoy greater access to the country's equity market and share its growth dividends.
Reform of free trade zones to give a boost to national innovation
Recently, the Comprehensively Deepening Reforms Commission of the Communist Party of China's Central Committee reviewed and approved papers on the topic of promoting high-quality development. Some of the most eye-catching measures for deepening reform and innovation were related to the country's pilot free trade zones. Although some of the specific measures are yet to be announced, there is a lot that we do already know.
Imported goods set to hog the Nov. 11 limelight
Consumers stand to benefit from more imported goods during this year's Nov. 11 shopping gala as merchants across the globe try to ride the import boom fueled by the China International Import Expo.
City mayor highlights Zhongshan’s role in Greater Bay Area
Zhongshan held an investment conference on Sept 14th and invited representatives from foreign enterprises and chambers of commerce to brainstorm on the city’s development in the construction of Guangdong-Hong Kong- Maocao Bay Area.
Tmall Global attracts 19,000 int'l brands
Alibaba's shopping platform Tmall Global has attracted over 19,000 international brands from 75 countries and regions since launching in 2014, the company announced on Wednesday, as it seeks to cash in on the lucrative Chinese market.