Economic review

China, Singapore to tap potential for greater cooperation

2017-09-20 10:31:00

With Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong beginning his official visit to China on Tuesday, the two countries are expected to discuss deepening cooperation in various sectors. Full Story

German auto parts supplier Webasto opens new China sunroof plant

2017-09-20 10:28:00

Work began on a new factory for car sunroof maker Webasto Group on Tuesday in central China's Hubei Province. Full Story

Trump's China visit could result in new trade deal

2017-09-20 10:22:00

U.S. President Donald Trump's forthcoming visit to China might lead to breakthroughs in trade and economic relations between the two countries and there is "a good chance" that the U.S. will drop the 301 investigation against China, a former U.S. trade Full Story

China to air documentary on economic, social achievements

2017-09-20 10:19:00

A documentary on China's economic and social achievements over the past five years is scheduled to air from Tuesday to Sunday at 8 p.m. Beijing time on China Central Television (CCTV). Full Story

Bitcoin recovers after China's exchange closure freefall

2017-09-20 10:16:00

Bitcoin resurged in value to peak at over 4,100 U.S. dollars on Monday, a massive recovery after going into a freefall below 3,000 U.S. dollars last Friday. Full Story

Forest folk branch out to escape poverty

2017-09-20 10:09:00

Ecological improvements prompt surges in tourist numbers and incomes in Tibet Full Story

Mortgage rates rise again

2017-09-20 10:07:00

China recently raised interest rates for home mortgages, as People's Bank of China, the country's central bank, said it supports the recent interest rate increase. Full Story

Mid-size firms less rosy on revenue gain

2017-09-20 09:50:00

China's mid-sized enterprises are less confident about their revenue growth than their global peers, EY found in a survey yesterday. Full Story

SAFE: U.S. Treasury holdings up again

2017-09-20 09:40:00

China's holding of U.S. Treasuries climbed to a 11-month high of $1.17 trillion in July, marking the sixth consecutive month of growth, along with the expansion of the foreign exchange reserve and a strengthened renminbi. Full Story

Finnish authorities to help promote Alipay

2017-09-20 09:40:00

Chinese digital payment platform Alipay has got the endorsement by Finnish authorities to promote the use of the paying method. Full Story