Economic review

Policy makers signal unabated reforms despite economic upturn

2017-04-27 09:32:00

A high-level meeting has sent fresh signals for more structural reforms in China despite better-than-expected improvement in the world's second-largest economy. Full Story

Shanghai industrial brands are put on show

2017-04-27 09:27:00

Shanghai launched an exhibition today to showcase local industrial brands, kicking off the China Industrial Brands Tour to help enhance the brand competitiveness of the domestic producers. Full Story

Event to spur awareness of Chinese brands

2017-04-27 09:14:00

Shanghai aims to enhance brand awareness of Chinese producers by showing off industrial brands at the China Industrial Brands Tour, officials said yesterday. Full Story

Zhanjiang salt products win eco-origin protection

2017-04-27 09:03:00

"Hailing" brand sea salt products manufactured in Leizhou Peninsula around Zhanjiang passed review and assessment on April 22 to become a Protected Eco-Origin Product (PEOP), the first of its kind in China. Full Story

China invites global tenders in new area design

2017-04-27 09:01:00

North China's Hebei Province announced Wednesday it would call for international bids to plan and design Xiongan New Area. Full Story

Tencent plans to double number of offshore data centers this year

2017-04-27 09:00:00

Tencent Holdings Ltd announced on Wednesday plans to more than double the number of its offshore data centers this year, its latest push to grow its cloud business and serve both international companies as well as Chinese groups wanting to expand overseas Full Story

Rare earth colorants to start production

2017-04-27 08:59:00

Nontoxic colorant from rare earths is expected to be put into full production in the current year in Baotou, the biggest city in the Inner Mongolia autonomous region, following a decision by the local government to upgrade the rare earths industry to valu Full Story

Steelmakers continue capacity cuts

2017-04-27 08:57:00

China's steelmakers need to press ahead with capacity cutting and deleveraging, despite the sector's strong performance in the first quarter of the year, an expert said. Full Story

Report highlights fortunes of Qianhai & Shekou FTA

2017-04-27 08:55:00

Companies are finding it easier and more convenient to conduct trade in Shenzhen's Qianhai & Shekou Free Trade Area, but more effort is needed to make the region a core pivot of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, according to a research repo Full Story

Mini karaoke booth biz creates social buzz

2017-04-27 08:45:00

Walking around the shopping malls of Beijing, you will find a throng of glass-enclosed mini karaoke booths covering just 2 square meters, in which people indulge in their love of singing without blasting out loud music. Full Story