Economic review

Biggest Dubai free zone DMCC partners with Chinese firms for coffee trade

2017-11-20 10:00:00

Dubai Multi Commodities Center (DMCC), the biggest industry free zone in the emirate, said here Sunday in an emailed statement the development of a 7,500 square meters DMCC Coffee Centre, close to Jebel Ali Port harbour, is underway marked by a ground-bre Full Story

Environmental industries growing in China: analysts

2017-11-20 09:57:00

Environmental industries are growing fast in China as the government attaches great importance to environmental protection, managers and analysts said. Full Story

Nepal cancellation 'won't affect performance of Gezhouba' in current year

2017-11-20 09:55:00

China Gezhouba Group Corp, the main builder of China's Three Gorges project, said the cancellation of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the Budhigandaki Hydroelectric Project in Nepal will not affect the current year's performance. Full Story

Property price growth seen picking up pace amid tighter liquidity

2017-11-20 09:49:00

China's new home prices rose at a slightly faster pace in October after gains had held steady the previous month, as prices remained resilient in the face of falling sales and a tighter liquidity environment. Full Story

Cultural approach widens

2017-11-20 09:45:00

Alpha Group Co Ltd, a major toy, animation and entertainment content company, is expanding cooperation with foreign companies, which will further increase its global footprint, according to a senior company executive. Full Story

Why did Victoria's Secret Fashion Show move to China?

2017-11-20 09:44:00

The annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show has been held almost exclusively in the US except for shows in London and Paris in 2015 and 2016 respectively. When it was announced that this year’s event would be coming to China, many wondered why. Full Story

Tech trade fair's success reflects industry's rapid rise

2017-11-20 09:29:00

In 1999, when Asia had yet to step out of the shadow of its financial crisis, the Shenzhen city government transformed a lychee agricultural trade festival into the CHTF, hoping technical innovation would help restore the economy. Full Story

Wanda sells assets in Australia

2017-11-20 09:22:00

Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group is reportedly selling some of its oversea assets, including some properties in Australia, media reported. Full Story

Rail bureaus renamed in restructure

2017-11-20 09:10:00

Eighteen regional railway bureaus administered by China Railway Corp finalized name changes on Sunday as they registered as limited companies - the latest step in the corporation's structural reform. Full Story

Alibaba wins case over fake reviews, sales

2017-11-20 09:05:00

In a landmark decision, a court in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, ruled in favor of e-commerce behemoth Alibaba after it sued a company for fabricating transactions and favorable comments related to online stores. It was the first such case in the country. Full Story