China's first airplane developed by private firm makes maiden flight
China's first aircraft independently developed by a private company, the Guanyi GA20, made a successful maiden flight in east China's Jiangxi Province on Wednesday.
Foreigners in China gain first access to A-share market
Foreigners living in China can, for the first time, directly trade domestic shares starting today, but in the short term their influence on the market could be limited, according to analysts.
DiDi resumes late-night ride-hailing with enhanced safety measures
On September 15th, Didi Chuxing (“DiDi”) resumed late-night ride-hailing services under a trial operation plan which requires the late-night trip drivers to have a service record of over 6 months and 1,000 safe trips.
Apple iPhones get bigger and pricier, Watch turns to health
Apple Inc unveiled larger iPhones and watches based on the design of current models on Wednesday, confirming expectations that the company is making only minor changes to its lineup.
China to further streamline approval procedures for businesses
China will further push reforms that aim to streamline the approval process for companies, a State Council executive meeting presided over by Premier Li Keqiang decided on Wednesday.
Alibaba chairman Jack Ma to step down in 2019
Alibaba co-founder and chairman Jack Ma on Monday announced in an open letter that he would step down in a year, with the company CEO Daniel Zhang taking over as the chairman of the board.
China's services trade hits record high, bringing three major benefits
The latest services trade data released by China's Ministry of Commerce shows import and export volumes through the first seven months of this year has come in at 2.9754 trillion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 9.9 percent, with the scale reaching a record high, accounting for more than 15 percent of the total foreign trade in goods and services. The same analysis shows exports have increased by 14.6 percent, while imports increased by 7.7 percent. The overall trade deficit has narrowed by approximately 37.1 billion yuan compared with the same period last year.
First shipments for China International Import Expo to arrive in Oct.
The first batch of shipments for China International Import Expo (CIIE) have been loaded by China COSCO Shipping Lines at Port of Hamburg, Germany, and the shipments are expected to arrive in Shanghai this October, reports thepaper.cn.
China's cross-border e-commerce turnover to top USD1.3 trln in 2018
China's cross-border e-commerce is forecast to see turnover top 9 trillion yuan (1.3 trillion U.S. dollars) in 2018, according to a report released by the China E-Commerce Association.
China's Evergrande tops world's most valuable real estate brand: report
Evergrande has become the world's most valuable real estate brand with its brand value more than doubling over the last year to 16.2 billion U.S. dollars, according to the latest report published Tuesday by Brand Finance, an independent brand valuation and strategy consultancy.