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.
China mulls to relax control over foreign strategic investment
China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) on Monday asked for the public's opinion on a revised measure concerning foreign investors making strategic investments in Chinese listed companies.
Imported food gains popularity in China
Chinese consumers' demand for imported food has been growing steadily as the standard of living in China improves, according to a statement from the General Administration of Customs.
Cruise operators on course for golden age
China's cruise market, the world's fastest growing, is undergoing a capacity adjustment, which is hoped will guide it back onto the right course and benefit both operators and consumers, said industry experts.
Facebook enters Chinese mainland market by setting up local subsidiary
Facebook has set up a subsidiary in the Chinese mainland with registered capital of $30 million, according to a filing on China's National Enterprise Credit Information Publicity System, media reported.
Herbal tea maker partners with Youku to tap younger segment
Guangzhou Wang Lao Ji Great Health Industry Corp, affiliated to Chinese pharmaceutical maker Guangzhou Pharmaceutical Group, announced in Beijing on July 17 that it has partnered with video-streaming platform Youku to sponsor the latter's new singing competition show "Double Voice", in a bid to attract more young customers.
DiDi and SoftBank join hands to offer taxi-hailing service in Japan
DiDi users will soon be able to hail taxis in Japan. Didi Chuxing (“DiDi”), a leading China-based mobile transportation platform, launched DiDi Mobility Japan Corp. (“DiDi Japan”), a joint-venture with SoftBank on July 19th.
Guangzhou saw strong demand for Grade A office in Q2
The net take-up of Guangzhou’s Grade A Office continuously increased to 63 thousand square meters in the second quarter, according to Savills, an international property consulting company.