Chinese travelers staying at InterContinental Hotels Group's properties at home and abroad can start to pay via Alipay, as well as through all of its online and mobile channels.
China's top economic planner announced on Tuesday that contracts for 619 public-private partnership (PPP) projects worth one trillion yuan ($151 billion) had been signed as of the end of July.
The Chinese government has planned a basket of favorable measures for companies in the real economy to cut costs as part of efforts to bolster lackluster economic growth, an official document said.
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China's job market was steady in the first half of this year, but labor oversupply and structural shortages continued to trouble the economy.
Chinese internet firm LeEco has announced that its cooperation agreement with the TV service of China Radio International has been approved by the county's media watchdog.
Despite a slowing economy, more Chinese tourists traveled last year, according to a report released by the China Tourism Academy on Monday . Urban residents made 2.48 billion trips in the country in 2015, while those living in rural areas made 1.13 billion trips.
Electric car making in China appears to have turned into a battle of the entrepreneurs, with a number of eco-inexperienced companies vowing to develop and mass-produce large-sized premium electric cars to rival or beat Tesla's offerings in the sector.
Xiaomi Corp is preparing to enter the US smartphone market "in the near future", employing the same online sales and social media marketing tactics that helped the six-year-old startup become China's largest privately funded technology startup.