Economic review

Nine provincial regions see GDP surpass $435 bln in 2016

2017-2-21 16:38:00

Three more provincial regions in China witnessed their GDP exceed more than three trillion yuan ($435.9 billion) in the year 2016, compared with the year 2015, reported Chongqing Moring Post. Full Story

FDI from U.S. reaches $80 bln by end of 2016

2017-2-21 16:16:00

Foreign direct investment from the United States to China amounted to $80 billion in 67,000 projects by the end of 2016, data from the Ministry of Commerce show. Full Story

Polish aircraft maker sets up production base in east China

2017-2-21 16:07:00

Polish aircraft maker Marganski has teamed up with an airport industrial park in east China's Nantong City to jointly produce its light utility aircraft model. Full Story

China's foreign trade narrows decline, seeks better quality

2017-2-21 15:53:00

China's foreign trade narrowed its decline in 2016 as the country took steps to pursue a better quality development model, Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng said Tuesday. Full Story

China to further ease access restrictions for foreign investment

2017-2-21 15:51:00

China will continue to reduce access restrictions to facilitate the inflow of foreign investment, Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng said Tuesday. Full Story

Ministry mulls blacklist of discreditable auction houses

2017-2-21 15:43:00

The Ministry of Commerce plans to blacklist auction houses that lack credibility amid new measures to regulate the sector. Full Story

Wangsu may acquire stake in CDN-Video

2017-2-21 15:20:00

Shanghai Wangsu Science & Technology Co may reportedly acquire a 70 percent stake in Russian content delivery network (CDN) services provide CDN-Video. Full Story

MOC: Consumption contributes 64.6% to economic growth in 2016

2017-2-21 15:04:00

Consumption contributed to 64.6 percent of China’s economic growth in 2016, up 4.9 percentage point compared with the year before, said Chinese Minister of Commerce on Tuesday. Full Story

China's consumption to maintain strong growth in 2017

2017-2-21 15:03:00

China will maintain strong growth in consumption this year with deepening supply-side structural reform, Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng said Tuesday. Full Story

Absence of regulations casts shadow on China's booming UAV industry

2017-2-21 14:39:00

Chinese experts and media outlets have called for the implementation of clear regulations on China's drone industry, as recent incidents stemming from unregulated flights have been deemed by many as a threat to the country’s air safety. Full Story