Why Year of the Pig has already begun for Peppa

The Year of the Pig is poised to deliver on its promise of wealth and good fortune in 2019 - at least for those companies in China that profit from all things Peppa Pig.

Brands grabbing market share from the West

Cui Xiaohong used to be an engineer working for a lighting company in Foshan, Guangdong province. But in 2006, when she turned 33, she decided to swap her gray uniform for a more colorful world, and two years later founded the cosmetics brand Marie Dalgar.

China bucks falling wage growth trend

It's now official: workers around the world are falling behind. The International Labor Organization's latest Global Wage Report finds that, excluding China, real (inflation-adjusted) wages grew at an annual rate of just 1.1 percent in 2017, down from 1.8 percent in 2016.

Beijing new airport conducts first test flight

Beijing Daxing International Airport embraced its first test flight, as a plane for inspection landed steadily at the West One Runway at 10:10 am on Tuesday.