China / Economy

Imported dairy cream of crop for consumers

[2014-03-22 11:29]

Milk producers from Germany, France and Belgium may be surprised to find out they were part of a new world record set on Tuesday.

MasterCard partners with Chinese bank for e-shopping

[2014-03-21 20:43]

International bank card company MasterCard Inc has teamed up with State-owned China Construction Bank to launch a digital payment service in China.

Hong Kong jeweler opens Guangdong production center

[2014-03-21 19:55]

Chow Sang Sang Group, a leading Hong Kong-based jeweler, opened a production center in Foshan, Guangdong province, on March 21 to boost its presence on the Chinese mainland.

3M marks 30 years in China

[2014-03-21 19:51]

Industrial conglomerate 3M Co vowed to support the industrial transformation of China as it celebrated its 30th anniversary in the country.

First Hilton Hotel opens in Foshan

[2014-03-21 19:13]

Hilton Hotels & Resorts, a flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide, recently opened its first hotel in the booming manufacturing city of Foshan, Guangdong province.

Construction begins Sichuan-Tibet power grid

[2014-03-21 15:52]

The construction of a new power transmission line on the Tibetan Plateau — the Sichuan-Tibet Grid Interconnection Project — was launched this week, according to the Engineering and Construction Headquarters of the Sichuan-Tibet Grid Interconnection.

Spring Airlines announces direct flights to Osaka

[2014-03-21 10:15]

A budget airline will offer direct flights from Chongqing to Osaka, Japan, from June.

Experts warn as yuan dips further

[2014-03-21 02:05]

The yuan's fall against the US dollar will discourage fund inflows, put pressure on domestic liquidity, and may prompt the Chinese government to loosen its monetary policy, according to analysts.

London sees more yuan bonds on offer

[2014-03-20 22:04]

The IFC has issued a 1 billion yuan bond ($160 million) in London to meet overwhelming global demand, the IFC said on Thursday.

China, Czech Republic pledge to extend cooperation

[2014-03-20 20:24]

China and the Czech Republic have great potential for extending their cooperation into manufacturing sectors, including energy conservation, environmental protection and sewage disposal.

Nations apply for right to organize trade fair

[2014-03-20 20:16]

A number of countries and regions including Russia and Malaysia are applying for the "guest of honor" to jointly organize the annual China International Fair for Investment and Trade.

Shenzhen tops 'cities of opportunity'

[2014-03-20 19:40]

Shenzhen ranks first among 15 key "cities of opportunity", according to a study released on March 20.

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