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China's Hony Capital targets food outlets expansion, starting in UK >> starting a business

6/28/2017 Hong Kong-based Best Food, which currently has over 150 stores in mainland China, will open new outlets of its Beijing Hehegu fast food chain in London's business districts with a localised menu that should also be palatable for Western customers, he said.

No faxing required - How do you make money online - pay day loans >> Make money

6/27/2017 Bad credit personal loan lender for year do 1993, not federal enable all The are and Once some managers the OPM. agencies their will sure making allows change that 1949 and overhaul the standards, pay. is things Reform have China by into having ...

New zones to finance 'war on pollution' >> finance

6/27/2017 CHINA has launched five pilot zones to promote “green finance” and help pay for a war on pollution that is expected to cost at least 3 trillion yuan (US$440 billion) a year, according to notices published by the central bank.

China orders mobile app stores to remove VPN apps >> Mobile Apps

6/27/2017 Starting July 1, the official Android and Apple App stores will no longer allow Chinese users to download the VPN apps that Chinese people rely upon in order to get around the Great Firewall of China, which censors information in China and surveils ...

China's Premier, Li Keqiang, Praises Free Trade, in Contrast to Trump >> event Businesses

6/27/2017 Premier Li Keqiang of China speaking in Germany in June. He gave a keynote speech at the opening of a World Economic Forum conference in northeastern China on Tuesday.

Innovation is great, but it needs to do one key thing, execs say at 'Summer Davos' >> event Businesses

6/27/2017 DALIAN, China - Technology is transforming the world, but if businesses and governments aren't careful, innovation could hurt society by exacerbating inequality, rather than making lives better.

Tech Moves: LinkedIn China president resigns; Amperity adds to ... >> leadership business

6/27/2017 Derek Shen, the president of LinkedIn China, has reportedly resigned from his role at the Microsoft-owned company. The news was originally reported by the…

Chinese premier lauds progress in mass entrepreneurship, innovation >> Entrepreneurship

6/27/2017 DALIAN, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Premier Li Keqiang said Tuesday the country has achieved better-than-expected results in its efforts to drive mass entrepreneurship and innovation. The number of market entities in China increased by a daily average of 40 ...

China industrial profits quicken in May, seen fading as finance costs rise >> finance

6/27/2017 "The return of PPI deflation should also lead to lower industrial profit growth," Nomura said. Concerns about China grew after Moody's Investors Service downgraded its credit rating last month.

eMarketer Bumps Up Estimates for Social Media Usage in China >> social media

6/27/2017 More than eight in 10 internet users in China, or 626 million people, will access social networks regularly in 2017, according to eMarketer's latest forecast.

China industrial profits quicken in May, seen fading as finance costs rise >> finance

6/26/2017 China's factory gate inflation eased for the third straight month in May on sagging prices of raw materials, signaling a broader cooling in economic activity as profits are squeezed by slackening domestic demand and rising financing costs. Concerns ...

Prime minister Modi could lecture Trump on climate change — India is leapfrogging the US on renewables >> business

6/26/2017 Following the US' departure from the Paris accord, countries like India, China, and the EU have "stepped up to fill the void the US left behind" John Coequyt, the Sierra Club's global climate policy director, told Business Insider on Monday. India ...

Chinese watchdog clamps down on video services >> Mobile Marketing

6/26/2017 China's TV and film watchdog has ordered three major web portals, including social media site Sina Weibo, to shut down video and audio streaming services, because they are in violation of state rules.

China's shadow finance time-bomb could trigger crisis >> finance

6/26/2017 In the past decade, shadow banking has taught China great lessons about capitalism. That is, except for the most important one: failure.

Hong Kong's disillusioned youth feel they're worse off 20 years after the handover >> Business Opportunities

6/26/2017 On the one hand, the semi-autonomous region has played a pivotal role in China's financial liberalization, serving as a gateway for foreign investors seeking access to China's markets and creating huge business opportunities for financial services ...

Can China and the Internet Save American Small Business? >> business

6/26/2017 Last week Jack Ma, the executive chairman of the online-commerce company Alibaba, went to Detroit to convince Americans that China and e-commerce could save small businesses. The Chinese billionaire paced around a huge stage, TED talk–style, trying ...

China urges Afghans, Pakistan to form crisis-management mechanism >> Management

6/25/2017 BEIJING China has urged Afghanistan and Pakistan to improve relations and establish a crisis prevention and management mechanism, the Chinese foreign ministry said.

China Urges Afghans, Pakistan to Form Crisis-Management Mechanism >> Management

6/25/2017 BEIJING (Reuters) - China has urged Afghanistan and Pakistan to improve relations and establish a crisis prevention and management mechanism, the Chinese foreign ministry said. Foreign Minister Wang Yi met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul on ...

After high-level diplomatic talks, US and China agree on goal of 'complete, irreversible' denuclearization of North ... >> business

6/24/2017 Washington has considered further "secondary sanctions" against Chinese banks and other firms doing business with North Korea, which China opposes.

10 Smart Tips for Marketing Your Brand to Chinese Consumers – #Gateway17 >> Business trends

6/23/2017 And that's just the beginning of the possibilities that technology offers to businesses selling in China. Tmall and other marketplaces are constantly working to update their offerings.

HKUST Business School seminar says Belt and Road offers opportunities in Myanmar >> Business Opportunities

6/23/2017 The second in the BizInsight@HKUST-OBOR Talk Series looked at opportunities in Myanmar brought about by China's Belt and Road initiative.

9 Mobile Social Marketing Tips for Luxury Brands in China >> Online Marketing

6/23/2017 Short videos, which is expressive yet fragmented, will be the next opportunity for online marketing in China. The average time that Chinese online users spend on short videos each day was 68 minutes in 2016, according to data cited by Social Touch ...

Episode 88: Ai Weiwei, and Doing Business with China >> business

6/23/2017 Donald Trump's policy of “America First” gives a rising China more room to flex its muscles. This week, we consider from many sides the complex relationship between the U.S.

Over 100 people feared buried by landslide in southwest China >> business

6/23/2017 china landslide fujian A paramilitary policeman checks on a screen at the site of a landslide in Sanming, Fujian province, China, May 8, 2016.

You Can Now Go To School to Become a Social Media Influencer >> social media

6/23/2017 Alas, Yiwu is located in China, so those of you looking for your social media glow up probably won't have access to a formal "learning" setting.

China-led AIIB made "great strides": Philippine finance chief >> finance

6/22/2017 MANILA, June 23 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines is looking forward to working with the China-initiated Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), which has already made "great strides" in providing financial support to its partners, said a Philippine ...

China's ICBC says checks of loans by big acquirers are routine >> Business Loans

6/22/2017 BEIJING (Reuters) - Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) said on Friday its checks of loans to companies that made overseas acquisitions is routine, following reports that the regulator had ordered lenders to assess credit extended to a ...

Rick Perry says he had nothing to do with Trump's energy budget >> trump business

6/22/2017 rick perry U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry pauses as he attends the Carbon capture, utilization and storage event, on the sidelines of the clean energy conference held at the China National Convention Center in Beijing, Tuesday, June 6, 2017 ...

Virginia man with top-secret clearance charged with espionage related to passing defense secrets to China >> business

6/22/2017 Kevin Patrick Mallory, a 60-year-old resident of Leesburg, Virginia, who had access to top secret US intelligence, has been charged with delivering defense information to China and faces life in prison.

Alibaba Takes Detroit By Storm With Sold Out Small Business Conference – #Gateway17 >> Business trends

6/22/2017 Gateway '17, an inaugural small business event aimed at businesses interested in exporting goods or otherwise expanding their customer base in China, took Detroit by storm this week.

At global fair, entrepreneurs and academics fete innovation >> Entrepreneurship

6/22/2017 Chengdu is becoming a byword in China and worldwide for entrepreneurship and technological innovation. Traditionally when anyone has visited the city it may have been assumed they were there to see pandas or to delight in spicy food, but these days ...

China regulator orders checks on loans to acquisitive firms: sources >> Business Loans

6/22/2017 BEIJING (Reuters) - China's banking regulator has ordered a group of commercial banks to assess their exposure to offshore purchases by a handful of acquisitive Chinese corporate groups, two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

New Study Shows Singapore Companies Outpace Hong Kong Rivals in Internet Marketing >> Online Marketing

6/22/2017 HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Jun 21, 2017) - A new study has found that Singapore businesses are three times more likely to be switched on to Internet Marketing than their rivals in Hong Kong. The research, carried out by WL Media HK, shows that ...

Here's how China's ecommerce giants are strong-arming retailers into offering discounts >> Ecommerce

6/22/2017 As the Amazons of China try to elbow each other out of the way, a couple of retailers are coming forward to reveal some of the lengths that China's ecommerce players will go to, to get you to add items to your cart. Liebo, a mid-sized women's apparel ...

Business owners urged to look at e-commerce, China market >> event Businesses

6/22/2017 The purpose of the event was simple - to get more businesses to conduct ecommerce in China and hopefully through Alibaba, an $158-billion Internet-based firmed that provides consumer-to-consumer, business-to-consumer, and business-to-business ...

This $3B Chinese Tech Company Wants To Bend, Curve And Roll ... >> Tech Businesses

6/22/2017 Daily News on China's Venture Capital, Private Equity and Institutional Investment Industry.

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba comes to Detroit to lure Midwest business >> business

6/20/2017 Chinese online sales giant Alibaba arrived in Detroit Tuesday for a major two-day presentation aimed at convincing American small businesses that China is a market for them - and that Alibaba can help create 1 million jobs in the United States over ...

Chinese online giant Alibaba comes to Detroit to woo US businesses >> Childrens Businesses

6/20/2017 Chinese online sales giant Alibaba is in Detroit Tuesday and Wednesday, working to convince American small businesses that China is a market for them - and that Alibaba can create one million jobs in the United States over the next five years.

New opportunities for finance sector >> finance

6/20/2017 “The Belt and Road initiative offers new opportunities for the opening up of China's financial industries,” Zhou said.

A chance encounter with Jack Ma, young and hustling >> event Businesses

6/20/2017 Billionaire Jack Ma and his Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd. are in Detroit for the first time this week for the e-commerce giant's Gateway 17 event. The event is intended to leave an impression with regional business on the benefits to exporting to China ...

Ford may have just placed itself in a perilous situation with Trump >> trump business

6/20/2017 Ford announced this week that it will build its Focus small car in China and import it to the US market. Ford's small-vehicle production was a source of consternation for the company during the 2016 presidential campaign, when Donald Trump attacked ...

Angry Birds maker Rovio eyes potential IPO >> Mobile Marketing

6/20/2017 Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish mobile game and animation studio behind Angry Birds, has said it could be lining up a potential IPO following reports that China's Tencent may be looking to acquire the company.

Chinese business delegation sparkles at Ethiopia >> Business Opportunities

6/19/2017 ADDIS ABABA, June 19 (Xinhua) -- A delegation of 70 companies from Shenzhen City, China's innovation hub, is attending a show in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa and locals are thrilled about the ample business opportunities on the horizon. The ...

Global e-commerce: China funded digital connectivity in OBOR has massive implications >> Ecommerce

6/19/2017 The bigger commercial prospect for China in making OBOR a digitally connected geography is in the opportunities it visualises for its companies in the e-commerce terrain of the initiative. Hardly any other OBOR country has e-commerce service providers ...

China to promote wealth management investment in commodities - regulator >> Management

6/19/2017 BEIJING China's securities regulator said it will encourage wealth management firms to invest in commodity futures in a bid to promote its domestic derivatives industry and raise the amount of commodities in the nation's assets under management.

What Lies Ahead For Baidu's Online Video Business >> video Businesses

6/19/2017 China is a booming market for internet companies owing to the huge potential customer base in the country. The number of total internet users in China has grown from around 140 million in 2006 to over 730 million by the end of 2016 - a CAGR of around ...

PR, Sponsorship, Advertising: The Most Important Marketing Tips for China >> marketing

6/19/2017 What would be considered a failed marketing measure here is an important component of the shoe specialist's communications policy in China.

Alibaba's New 'Uni Marketing' a Game Changer for Brands >> marketing

6/19/2017 Alibaba Group has launched a powerful new suite of marketing services that leverages data collected from the company's 450 million active users to deliver a level of targeting and reach not yet seen in the China market to brands selling on its e ...

Wanda Boards Paramount's 'Transformers 5' as Marketing Partner in China >> marketing

6/19/2017 Wanda will market and promote the film in China through its vast cinema network, while also serving as a merchandising partner in the country.

Belt and Road Initiative to benefit the whole world, Australian business leader says >> Business Opportunities

6/19/2017 The president of the Australia China Business Council's North Territory office said he believes the Belt and Road Initiative, proposed by Chinese president Xi Jinping, could bring a lot of new business opportunities to the whole world. Daryl Guppy said ...

China to promote wealth management investment in commodities - regulator >> Management

6/19/2017 BEIJING China's securities regulator said it will encourage wealth management firms to invest in commodity futures in a bid to promote its domestic derivatives industry and raise the amount of commodities in the nation's assets under management.

China to promote wealth management investment in commodities -regulator >> Management

6/19/2017 BEIJING, June 19 (Reuters) - China's securities regulator said it will encourage wealth management firms to invest in commodity futures in a bid to promote its domestic derivatives industry and raise the amount of commodities in the nation's assets ...

Japan's Marketing Technology Company, f-code Ltd. Inaugurates Branch in Hong Kong >> marketing

6/19/2017 HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Jun 19, 2017) - f-code, the digital marketing technology company specializing in conversion rate optimizations and retargeting, announced the opening of its latest office in Hong Kong -- their third office since the ...

China's second-largest ecommerce company just used a robot to deliver packages >> Ecommerce

6/18/2017 Jingdong, or JD.com, China's second-biggest e-commerce company after Alibaba, sent robots to deliver items for the first time yesterday (June 18), on the last day of a two-week-long shopping bonanza that recorded sales (link in Chinese) of over 110 ...

Marketing in China: To Stretch Budgets, Take Global Content and Localize It >> marketing

6/18/2017 Lean startups often need to get creative to stretch their marketing budgets. Francis Bea, marketing director of China-based Zero Zero Robotics—which created the flying Hover Camera—spoke with eMarketer's Man-Chung Cheung about the company's global ...

SUV sales bucking industry-wide trends >> Business trends

6/18/2017 SUVs are rising as the savior of China's passenger car market, which has been losing momentum this year, with their popularity expected to endure for some time, said industry insiders.

South Korea Finance Chief Hopeful of Easing Tensions With China >> finance

6/18/2017 South Korea's new finance chief said he hopes China and his country can put aside their political rift to forge closer economic ties, and bring about an early end to China's action against Korean companies as part of retaliation for Seoul's deployment ...

ChiNext to deepen reform to boost mass entrepreneurship, innovation >> Entrepreneurship

6/17/2017 ChiNext, China's NASDAQ-style board of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE), will strengthen its support to high-tech industries to meet the need of mass entrepreneurship and innovation drive. SZSE General Manager Wang Jianjun made the remarks ...

ChiNext to deepen reform to boost mass entrepreneurship, innovation >> Entrepreneurship

6/17/2017 BEIJING, June 17 (Xinhua) -- ChiNext, China's NASDAQ-style board of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE), will strengthen its support to high-tech industries to meet the need of mass entrepreneurship and innovation drive. SZSE General Manager Wang ...

AIRSHOW-Rolls-Royce exec says would weigh up China opportunities >> Business Opportunities

6/16/2017 PARIS, June 16 (Reuters) - Britain's Rolls-Royce would consider entering the market to provide engines for Chinese aircraft makers if the opportunity arises, an executive at the aerospace engineer said on Friday. China completed the maiden flight of ...

L'Oréal, Mercedes-Benz, Tencent team with GroupM to deal with brand safety in China >> Mobile Marketing

6/16/2017 GroupM China has joined forces with leading advertisers, publishers, qualified independent tech measurement companies and the China Media Assessment Council to launch a Brand Safety Initiative.

Come what may, investment in the UK's tech businesses will continue >> Tech Businesses

6/16/2017 The growth of foreign direct investment from Asia in particular has helped the city's tech companies grow, with London Tech Week events like Cocoon Networks' China-UK Hi Tech Festival, Invest Hong Kong's Asia Tech Super Connector, and Kabeela's ...

China, ADB launch green financing platform to fight pollution >> finance

6/16/2017 The financing platform was launched by the ADB and the China National Investment and Guaranty Corporation (I&G), the State Development and Investment Corporation (SDIC), as well as China's finance ministry and National Development and Reform ...

Sequoia Leads Series A Round In Chinese Internet Security Firm Dingxiang >> Business Security Systems

6/16/2017 Sequoia Capital China has led a series A round in Dingxiang Technology, a Beijing-based Internet security systems developer, according to a company announcement.

Marketing in China: Advertisers Can Find Hypertargeted Opportunities in SVOD >> marketing

6/16/2017 China's digital landscape has progressed to the point where it is not dominated by advertising and consumers are willing to pay for video content.

Entrepreneurship to push China-Europe cooperation to new high: Chinese ambassador >> Entrepreneurship

6/15/2017 LONDON - Chinese Ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming expressed the belief on Wednesday that China-Europe and China-UK business ties can be pushed to a new high as the two sides keep up the spirit of entrepreneurship, tap into market vitality and ...

Kyle Bass still doesn't understand why he's getting smoked in China >> business

6/15/2017 Sometimes, no matter how right you are, you're still wrong and you're still going to lose money. On Thursday hedge fund manager Kyle Bass of Hayman Capital told Reuters that China's credit problems are "metastasizing" and that he still expects the yuan ...

Entrepreneurship to push China-Europe cooperation to new high ... >> Entrepreneurship

6/15/2017 LONDON, June 15 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming expressed the belief on Wednesday that China-Europe and China-UK business ties ...

China's Debt Situation: The Next Possible Financial Crisis? >> Business Loans

6/15/2017 China's debt can be divided into private or business borrowing and public or government obligations. To expand their operations and be competitive, businesses borrow through bank loans and issuing bonds. This expansive lending has occurred for over a ...

What Lies Ahead For Baidu's Online Video Business >> video Businesses

6/15/2017 China is a booming market for internet companies owing to the huge potential customer base in the country. The number of total internet users in China has grown from around 140 million in 2006 to over 730 million by the end of 2016 - a CAGR of around ...

Business opportunities hidden in luxury car-washing industry >> Business Opportunities

6/14/2017 He Hongzhi, a car enthusiast, has found huge business opportunities in the luxury car-washing industry in Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan province, Chengdu Business Daily reported on Tuesday.

Business opportunities hidden in luxury car-washing industry >> Business Opportunities

6/14/2017 He Hongzhi, a car enthusiast, has found huge business opportunities in the luxury car-washing industry in Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan province, Chengdu Business Daily reported on Tuesday.

China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks >> trump business

6/14/2017 China has also granted formal approval for dozens of Trump trademarks in the last few weeks, bring to 39 the total number of official registrations China has given the Trump family business since President Trump took office, according to records from ...

China approves 9 of Trump's trademarks that they had previously rejected >> trump business

6/14/2017 China has also granted formal approval for dozens of Trump trademarks in the last few weeks, bring to 39 the total number of official registrations China has given the Trump family business since President Trump took office, according to records from ...

China has a worrying habit of making business leaders disappear >> business

6/14/2017 A top executive suddenly dropping off the radar would be alarming for any company. But in China, it's become a disturbingly familiar situation.

The Big Squeeze: China's Business Environment Evolves >> business

6/14/2017 By Andrew Gilholm. SHANGHAI - Everyone working in China in recent years will recall how talk of “the new normal” became ubiquitous in 2014-15, and has lingered into 2017 as short-hand for a tougher business climate. This has been mainly talked about as ...

The World Starts Copying Chinese Ideas >> Business ideas

6/13/2017 Hong Kong's South China Morning Post reported that the reason for Chinese IT companies' success is that they adapted and evolved foreign business ideas for the mass market. These small innovations have come together to impact the lives of hundreds of ...

Here are Portland's top under-40 business leaders >> business

6/13/2017 I spent most of my education and work focused on international business relations in China," Malek said. "But, in my early 20s Trent, my stepdad (and one of my superheroes), passed away.

Trump Adds More Trademarks in China >> trump business

6/13/2017 The latest trademarks expand Mr. Trump's business interests in China, the world's second-largest economy and a country he frequently blamed during the election campaign for the decline in American industrial jobs.

Move Over FAANGs: China Tech Stocks and ETFs are the Hottest >> Tech Businesses

6/13/2017 Tencent is an investment holding company that provides internet value-added services and online advertising services in Mainland China, Hong Kong and internationally.

Chinese economy on right development path under CPC leadership ... >> leadership business

6/12/2017 BEIJING - As a key meeting of the Communist Party of China (CPC) draws near, the large Asian country it has been leading over the past nearly seven decades ...

A Rolls-Royce powered airliner made an emergency landing after blowing a hole in the side of its engine >> business

6/12/2017 SYDNEY (Reuters) - A China Eastern flight bound for Shanghai was forced to turn back to Sydney because of a mid-air emergency, an airline spokeswoman said on Monday, with pictures showing a gaping hole in the casing of one of its engines.

Apple Customer Data in China Was Sold Illegally, Police Say >> Business Security Systems

6/10/2017 Few people in China expect the country's authoritarian central government to stay out of their business. But outside of ... Alibaba said its security systems had not been breached and that it had worked with the police to quickly catch the perpetrators ...

California Businesses Join Brown's China Trip >> Business Opportunities

6/10/2017 June 8, 7:45 a.m.: Governor Jerry Brown isn't California's only representative in China this week—a contingent of business leaders have a parallel group. Like Brown, they're ... "China presents a huge opportunity for California," says Wunderman. "Just ...

Our view: Climate regulations would burden small businesses >> small Businesses

6/10/2017 President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accords drew a swift rebuke from Gov. Jerry Brown, who declared the president “wrong on the facts and wrong on the science” before meeting with the president of China to promote ...

China 'Gravely Concerned' After ISIS Reports Murder of Two Hostages in Pakistan >> Business Security Systems

6/9/2017 China said on Friday it was "gravely concerned" at Islamic State claims that the group killed two Chinese teachers it kidnapped in Pakistan's Baluchistan province last month, where Beijing is investing billions of dollars in infrastructure projects ...

'Grave concern' over Chinese teachers reportedly killed by ISIS in Pakistan >> Business Opportunities

6/9/2017 (CNN) China has expressed "grave concern" over reports that ISIS has killed two Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan. The man and woman, said by Chinese media to be a couple, were kidnapped by armed men on May 24 from the city of Quetta, the ...

'Grave concern' over Chinese teachers reportedly killed by ISIS in Pakistan >> Management

6/9/2017 (CNN) China has expressed "grave concern" over reports that ISIS has killed two Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan. The man and woman, said by Chinese media to be a couple, were kidnapped by armed men on May 24 from the city of Quetta, the ...

China's campaign to ease corporate costs will hit fiscal revenue: finance ministry official >> finance

6/9/2017 BEIJING China's efforts to cut taxes and fees on companies will hurt government revenues, but increased economic activity generated by a lighter cost burden will help keep overall state finances stable, a finance ministry official said in Beijing on ...

Starting this summer, flights from China expected at ONT – Press ... >> starting a business

6/9/2017 ONTARIO >> On a trial basis, Ontario International Airport will start to receive flights from China this summer - part of a larger effort to help spur development and ...

China cracks down on celebrity gossip social media accounts >> social media

6/8/2017 The fans of 60 gossip bloggers on China's social media platforms, including ones owned by Tencent and Baidu, will have to get their daily fix elsewhere.

Online Marketing in China: WeChat, Tmall, Taobao, and Alibaba Instead of Facebook and Amazon >> Online Marketing

6/8/2017 In China, the major online players aren't Amazon or Facebook, but rather WeChat and Alibaba. For Western sports brands, the Chinese online market is often completely unknown territory. That is why ISPO.com has obtained tips from China experts.

Face-Lifts and Finance: China's Kingmakers Tangle Over the Internet of Everything >> finance

6/8/2017 SHANGHAI—In the search for new growth in the world's biggest internet market, China's three tech titans are spending billions of dollars on dozens of fronts to find the next big thing.

China closes 60 celebrity gossip social media accounts >> social media

6/8/2017 BEIJING China's cyberspace authorities have ordered internet companies to close 60 popular celebrity gossip social media accounts in the latest in a series of crackdowns on independent media. Website operators from some of China's biggest internet ...

Alibaba Predicts Strong Sales in a Sign of Strength From China >> leadership business

6/8/2017 Alibaba's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. Alibaba's chief financial officer, Maggie Wu, said on Thursday that the company expected revenue for the year that will end next March to grow between 45 percent and 49 ...

China closes 60 celebrity gossip social media accounts >> social media

6/8/2017 BEIJING - China's cyberspace authorities have ordered internet companies to close 60 popular celebrity gossip social media accounts in the latest in a series of crackdowns on independent media. Website operators from some of China's biggest internet ...

US business group urges trade fixes ahead of China's party congress >> business

6/8/2017 BEIJING A U.S. business lobby in China said on Thursday that Washington should use leverage afforded by China's desire to avoid trade frictions with the United States ahead of its Communist Party Congress this fall in order to fix market access ...

China closes 60 celebrity gossip social media accounts >> social media

6/8/2017 BEIJING, June 8 (Reuters) - China's cyberspace authorities have ordered internet companies to close 60 popular celebrity gossip social media accounts in the latest in a series of crackdowns on independent media. Website operators from some of China's ...

California Business Executives Join Gov. Brown in China >> business

6/7/2017 (AP) - Several dozen California business leaders are alongside Gov. Jerry Brown in China as he promotes efforts to fight climate change on the global stage.

China is mobile marketing trailblazer >> Mobile Marketing

6/7/2017 BEIJING: China is set to become the most influential trendsetter in the world of mobile marketing and omnichannel integration, according to a senior figure in Tencent, creator of WeChat.

In shareholder meeting, Tesla CEO Elon Musk talks Model Y, new factories >> digital Marketing

6/7/2017 Enlarge / Elon Musk in front of a Tesla in China in 2015. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images). Getty Images · reader comments 16.

China Market Squeeze Starts to Strangle Small Businesses >> small Businesses

6/7/2017 SHANGHAI—A sharp rise in the cost of borrowing in China's bond markets is the latest sign of conflict between Beijing's effort to rein in financial-system risk and its long-term goal of modernizing the economy.

We're OK with social media being bad for us, study shows >> social media

6/7/2017 We spend more and more of our lives on social media despite knowing the negative consequences that time brings, a study from China shows.

Russia's plan to borrow in yuan stumbled over Panda bonds: deputy ... >> finance

6/6/2017 Russia put off its plans to borrow in yuan the last minute as it did not meet a condition laid down by Beijing - to borrow by issuing Panda bonds on China's ...

China Leads The World In On-Demand Services, Mobile Payments, Games, eCommerce - What Next? >> Ecommerce

6/6/2017 China is continuing to leap ahead with innovations that will rock the world. From the mobile Internet, to online entertainment to on-demand cars and bikes, to mobile payment to e-commerce, China is setting world standards. It's China's tech titans ...

Franchise business rosy >> Franchise business

6/6/2017 SALES of China's top franchise companies expanded 21 percent to 360 billion yuan (US$53 billion) in 2016 while they experienced a 22 percent climb in new franchise outlets in the past year, a report by the China Chain Store & Franchise Association said ...

China Publishes the Draft E-commerce Law for Public Comment 电子商务法(草案)征求意见稿发布 >> Ecommerce

6/6/2017 On Dec. 27, 2016, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress issued the Draft Ecommerce Law of the People's Republic of China (the Draft) for public comment.

China's economy is becoming more like America's — and not in a good way >> business

6/6/2017 China's three-decade economic boom, marked by gravity-defying double-digit growth rates, has been accompanied by a sharp increase in income inequality, according to a new study from French economist Thomas Piketty.

Russia's Plan to Borrow in Yuan Stumbled Over Panda Bonds-Deputy Finance Minister >> finance

6/6/2017 ST PETERSBURG, Russia - Russia put off its plans to borrow in yuan the last minute as it did not meet a condition laid down by Beijing - to borrow by issuing Panda bonds on China's domestic market, Russia's deputy finance minister said. Russia ...

Why Alibaba's Jack Ma Is Trying to Woo Middle America's Small Businesses >> Tech Businesses

6/6/2017 Alibaba in many ways is facing the flipside of the problems many American tech entrepreneurs encounter when seeking to do business in China. As I wrote in a November feature for Inc., the world's second-largest economy is home to immense regulatory red ...

Here's How a Chinese Tech Firm Borrowed $2.1 Billion in a Hurry ... >> Tech Businesses

6/5/2017 The LeEco headquarters in Beijing. The company, expanding rapidly and short on cash, has tapped China's informal banking system for financing.

Wasted green power tests China's energy leadership >> leadership business

6/5/2017 BEIJING (AP) " Increasing amounts of green electricity have gone unused in China as it struggles to integrate wind and solar power into a dated electricity network dominated by coal.

Chinese Airbnb Competitor Shows the Power of Knowing Your Market >> Business trends

6/5/2017 When it comes to vacation home rentals, it seems like no one can really beat Airbnb. But that's not the case in China. A Chinese startup called Tujia is growing quickly in that market, currently worth more than $1 billion.

The soccer world floods social media with sympathies after Cheick Tiote's tragic passing >> social media

6/5/2017 Ivory Coast international and former Newcastle United star Cheick Tiote has passed away from apparent heart complications during a training session with his club side in China.

Unsure of the future of US leadership, Asian countries consider alliances to counter China >> leadership business

6/5/2017 Several Asian nations are seeking to bolster informal alliances among themselves, regional diplomats and officials said, unsettled by growing fears that the United States could not be relied on to maintain a buffer against China's assertiveness ...

Wasted green power tests China's energy leadership >> leadership business

6/5/2017 BEIJING - China's scramble to curb pollution has made it the world leader in renewable energy development, yet increasing amounts of that green power have gone unused as the country struggles to integrate wind and solar farms into an outdated and ...

SBA administrator touts attention to business development >> video Businesses

6/4/2017 Through five generations of Schroeders, the Atlas Refinery has been at this Lockwood Street location, near the Passaic River, extracting, treating, refining and selling leather oil products in 25 countries around the world, from China to Brazil.

Here's How a Chinese Tech Firm Borrowed $2.1 Billion in a Hurry >> Tech Businesses

6/4/2017 China's informal banking system helped LeEco tap a quick source of funds from small investors by promising low risk, high returns in a case that shows how ...

Meeker's annual tech report predicts success for businesses that embrace enterprise apps >> Tech Businesses

6/2/2017 Meeker spent a good deal of time examining how China is growing as a tech rival to the U.S. in her annual report. Seven of the 16 biggest market caps in tech belong to Chinese companies, according to Meeker. Those seven are worth $929 billion total.

Inclusive Finance: China Opens Up Credit To More People -- But Risks Must Be Controlled >> finance

6/2/2017 China has been promoting inclusive finance in recent years, striving to reach less affluent individuals and small companies.

Trump's climate pullback opens door to Chinese leadership >> leadership business

6/2/2017 WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's pullback from a global climate pact could accelerate China's unlikely ascent toward leadership in stemming global warming and promoting green technology. The decision could have a similar impact on ...

Conflicting Trends Highlight EU-China Business Ties >> Business trends

6/1/2017 The business relationship between China and Europe is showing several contradictory trends as Beijing seeks to protect its own state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and its leaders seek foreign investments promising further liberalization in rules.

China's new cybersecurity law is rattling businesses — here's what's really happening >> Business Security Systems

6/1/2017 "Data security is based on the best available technology internationally, and our companies already have robust IT systems in place to ensure the security of their data and IT systems in the China Market," said Jacob Parker, vice president of the U.S ...

China's WeChat captures almost 30% of the country's mobile app usage: Meeker report >> Mobile Apps

6/1/2017 In China, not all mobile apps are created equal. New data shows that residents there use Tencent's WeChat -- for messaging and voice and video calls -- more than anything else.

Bitcoin is taking off after China's biggest exchanges allow withdrawals >> business

6/1/2017 The cryptocurrency trades up 4.1% at $2,407 a coin following news that China's three largest bitcoin exchanges are allowing customers to withdraw bitcoins from their accounts.

New European Experience Centre in London Showcases Lutron Innovations >> Business Innovations

5/31/2017 HONG KONG & SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 31 Ma y2017 - Know n fo r it s wid e rang e o f ligh t an d blin d cont r o l solutions , Lutr on Electr onics toda y opene d it s newes t facilit y , th e Eu r opean Experience Cent r e, in London .

China accounts for 40 percent of global ecommerce transactions >> Ecommerce

5/31/2017 China remains the world's largest ecommerce trading market, where transactions through unconventional e-platforms reached 26.1 trillion yuan last year, up 19.8 percent from the previous year, according to a Sina news report citing data from the ...

China's New Cybersecurity Law Could Cost Foreign Companies Their Ideas >> Tech Businesses

5/31/2017 For U.S. tech companies operating in China, Snowden's revelations were bad news. As suspicions mounted, Cisco, an IT and networking multinational company, saw its Chinese revenues fall by 18 percent compared to the last fiscal quarter.

It's official: China's highest-paying jobs have shifted to tech from finance >> finance

5/31/2017 In a trend that is similar to Silicon Valley's wage levels catching up to Wall Street's, average salaries in China's information technology industry have exceeded those in the financial sector for the first time since 2008, according to data from China ...

Deutsche Bank inks $3bn Chinese project finance deal >> finance

5/31/2017 Deutsche Bank has strengthened its links to China by signing a deal with the state-controlled China Development Bank to jointly finance $3bn of projects as part of Beijing's One Belt, One Road infrastructure initiative. In an announcement timed to ...

Donald Trump's business ties explain a lot of his dictator worship >> trump business

5/31/2017 President Trump makes more money when he embraces regimes that violate human rights. From the Philippines to China and Turkey to Saudi Arabia, the president's adoration for authoritarian abusers is bad for those being oppressed but good for his wallet.

Popular Chinese lesbian dating app shut down and removed from the internet >> Mobile Marketing

5/30/2017 Rela, a popular dating app for lesbians in China that boasts over 5m users has been shut down, with the app disappearing from both the Android and Apple app stores, and its website and account on social network Sina Weibo both deleted.

China's real credit risk lurks in shadow finance >> finance

5/30/2017 The downgrading of the world's second-largest economy's sovereign debt rating should rank as an important event. But financial markets greeted China's downgrade last week by Moody's, the credit rating agency, with their version of a nonchalant shrug.

Senate Democrats ask Trump for answers on China trademarks >> trump business

5/30/2017 China's most recent nod for a Trump trademark, covering clothing, came on May 6, bringing to 40 the number of marks China has granted or provisionally granted to the president and a related company, DTTM Operations LLC, since his inauguration. If there ...

Penang stands to make money from loan, says Guan Eng >> Make money

5/29/2017 Lim said after borrowing the money from China, the state intends to offer a “small bridging loan” to the project delivery partner of the PTMP, SRS Consortium.

Nasscom team eyes business opportunities in China >> Business Opportunities

5/29/2017 An Indian IT delegation led by industry body Nasscom discussed business opportunities and cooperation with China's top planning body and IT ministry.

3 Biggest Opportunities for Starbucks Corporation >> Business Opportunities

5/29/2017 China has long been touted as a giant opportunity for nearly every consumer American brand. The world's No. ... All of these innovations allow the company to learn more about its company, creating opportunities to suggest additional items or offer coupons.

Finance and the modern economy >> finance

5/29/2017 The great leader who embarked on the modernization of China, Deng Xiaoping, once said: “Finance is very important. It is the nucleus of the modern economy”.

A “Win-Win”: China's Leadership in Green Finance >> leadership business

5/29/2017 Calling something a 'win-win' is one of Beijing's favorite phrases, and whether it is derided as a slogan for China's external relations or is explained as a core principle in China's foreign policy approach, there is no doubt that it is firmly part of ...

China mulls plans to reform air space management: official >> Management

5/26/2017 Cai Jun, deputy director of the Air Traffic Control Commission, said at a forum in Beijing that the plan aims to eventually integrate civil and military management of China's air space and improve the country's flight route network. He said air space ...

NASSCOM team discusses IT business opportunities in China >> Business Opportunities

5/26/2017 An Indian IT delegation led by industry body NASSCOM discussed business opportunities and cooperation with China's top planning body and IT ministry.

Ford China to have new boss following carmaker's top leadership ... >> leadership business

5/26/2017 Peter Fleet has been appointed chairman and CEO of Ford China to lead the US carmaker's operations in the world's largest auto market, according to the ...

How to make money while everyone else racks up student debt and car loans >> Make money

5/26/2017 Stocks don't seem that interested in giving back much after four up sessions in a row. It's like the market doesn't care at the moment about Moody's dissing China, or Wall Street legend Asher Edelman proclaiming that a “plunge protection group” is ...

Chinese team arrives to look for business opportunities >> Business Opportunities

5/25/2017 LAHORE: An eight-member Chinese delegation, headed by Ling Yaqing, secretary general, Worldwide Business Culture Exchange Centre, is visiting Pakistan to look for business opportunities. “Pakistan and China are steady geo-political partners since ...

Japan Inc sees better opportunities beyond China's 'Belt and Road' >> Business Opportunities

5/25/2017 TOKYO (Reuters) - A vast majority of Japanese companies have no interest to participate in China's sweeping "Belt and Road" initiative, seeing greater business opportunities in other international economic co-operation, a Reuters poll shows. Only 5 ...

Ford China to have new boss following carmaker's top leadership reshuffle >> leadership business

5/25/2017 Peter Fleet has been appointed chairman and CEO of Ford China to lead the US carmaker's operations in the world's largest auto market, according to the company.

Samsung Electronics names new mobile marketing chief in delayed reshuffle >> Mobile Marketing

5/17/2017 SEOUL Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday named a new head of mobile marketing and a new China chief as part of an executive reshuffle designed to prevent a "decline" in momentum following the arrest of its vice chairman.

Southeast Asia's set for explosive e-commerce growth >> Ecommerce

5/17/2017 APAC accounted for 40% of global e-commerce sales in Q1 2017, but the vast majority of those sales went to larger or more mature markets in the region, particularly China, but also Japan, Australia, South Korea, and India.

Global Tech Companies Call on China to Delay Cybersecurity Law >> Tech Businesses

5/17/2017 BEIJING—Trade groups representing U.S., European and Asian companies called on China to delay a cybersecurity law set to go into force June 1, saying it could discriminate against foreign businesses. The law, adopted late last year, sets up a ...

Chinese Nesting Dollars >> Business trends

5/13/2017 As the mergers and acquisitions pace continues, two China-based organizations emerge as big bidders for U.S. home builders. By John McManus.

Cariboo leaders head to China to promote local business opportunities >> Business Opportunities

5/13/2017 A delegation with representatives from the Cariboo will be in China May 13 to 24 promoting the region's exports and opportunities. “We are going to be promoting our lumber, our plywood, OSB, log home building, tourism and educational opportunities at ...

Samsung appoints new mobile marketing, China heads >> Mobile Marketing

5/13/2017 Samsung appointed new heads for mobile marketing and China in a minor shake-up of its smartphone division. The moves form part of an annual executive reshuffle which was delayed due to the arrest of its vice chairman.

Samsung Elec names new mobile marketing chief in delayed reshuffle >> Mobile Marketing

5/13/2017 KS> on Thursday named a new head of mobile marketing and a new China chief as part of an executive reshuffle designed to prevent a "decline" in momentum following the arrest of its vice chairman.

US Inks China Trade Deal Promoting Finance Services, Beef >> finance

5/13/2017 The U.S. reached agreement with China to promote market access for American natural gas, financial services and beef that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said was part of a broader effort to begin reshaping the trade relationship between the world's two ...

China's Movie Ticket King on What Studios Can Learn About Digital Marketing >> digital Marketing

5/13/2017 Beijing Weying Technology exec Luke Xiang opens up about why China is vastly more advanced than North America at mobile ticketing, the "disappointing" performance of 'Ghost in the Shell' and box-office fraud at Chinese cinemas.

Kushner Cos says to skip China marketing push this weekend >> marketing

5/13/2017 The company owned by the family of senior White House aide Jared Kushner will skip roadshow events in China this weekend seeking money from local investors for a real estate project in exchange for a shot at U.S.

There's one part of this Trump-China deal that slaps a bunch of his supporters in the face >> trump business

5/13/2017 White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon listening to President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Evan Vucci. One part of the trade deal with China that President Donald Trump announced on Thursday is a total slap in the face to everyone who wanted him to be ...

China Rapid Finance decreases proposed IPO deal size >> finance

4/28/2017 China Rapid Finance was founded in 2001 and booked $57 million in sales for the 12 months ended December 31, 2016. It plans to list on the NYSE under the symbol XRF.

To make money in restaurants, foodies need to think beyond the plate >> Make money

4/26/2017 To make money in 2017, restaurants have to think beyond the plate. 1 SERVE FAST-CASUAL Chefs have been copying the Shake Shack model of offering a focused product that tastes as good as fine-dining fare but without frills like waitstaff or china.

Alibaba picks Detroit for inaugural national export conference >> event Businesses

4/26/2017 China's largest e-commerce company, Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd., has released details on a conference in Detroit aimed at helping U.S.

P2P Lender China Rapid Finance Lays Out Terms For IPO >> finance

4/26/2017 P2P lender China Rapid Finance seeks to raise $105 million in its U.S. IPO by offering 10 million shares with a price range of $9.50 to $11.50 per share.

Trump is winning support against North Korea — but losing the war for influence in Asia >> trump business

4/26/2017 "The Chinese are very happy this is off the radar for the moment," Bonnie Glaser, director of the China Power Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies told Business Insider of the South China Sea. "My view is there does need to be ...

China just launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier >> business

4/26/2017 China First Domestically Built Aircraft Carrier Launch China's first domestically built aircraft carrier seen at its launching ceremony in Dalian, China, on Wednesday.

ESPN is laying off 100 employees, including some of its biggest names >> business

4/26/2017 Some of the latest ESPN layoffs are part of an effort to save its dying... The Thunder's ugly flame-out of the playoffs shows how far Kevin... We visited Korean Air's 'Prestige Class' lounge - here's what... China just unveiled its first homemade ...

Cnooc Shakes Up Management >> Management

4/18/2017 BEIJING—Chinese oil-and-gas driller Cnooc Ltd. shook up management following the resignation of Chief Executive Yang Hua, one of China's best-known oil executives globally.

Global Titans Unite: Creative Artists Agency Partners with CMC Capital >> Mobile Marketing

4/18/2017 MMW learned Tuesday that Creative Artists Agency (CAA), the world's leading entertainment and sports agency, has partnered with CMC Capital Partners (CMC), China's leading investment fund in media and entertainment, Internet and mobile, and lifestyle.

China seen as the world's e-commerce powerhouse >> Ecommerce

4/18/2017 Consumable categories purchased online are growing fast in China, as non-edible categories dominate China's top online CPG purchase and there is significant room for e-commerce to grow especially in its network coverage, according to the latest Nielsen ...

TRUMP: 'What am I going to do? Start a trade war with China' while we're trying to solve North Korea? >> finance

4/18/2017 President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed speculation that he was backing away from his tough talk on China, despite demonizing the country repeatedly during the 2016 presidential campaign.

US business lobby urges Trump to 'use every arrow' against China >> trump business

4/18/2017 “Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem? We will see what happens!

UAL CEO: Humbled After Passenger Drag Off, Plans More 'Common-Sense' Customer Service >> business

4/18/2017 Video footage of a bloodied Dao generated outrage in China, where local media outlets implied the incident occurred due to racism.

US business group urges Washington to 'use every arrow' against China >> business

4/18/2017 The United States should "use every arrow" in its quiver to ensure a level commercial playing field in China, a U.S. business lobby said on Tuesday, warning that 2017 could be the toughest year in decades for American firms in the country. China's ...

Rapid innovation in China makes country 'fascinating case study' for college students >> Business Innovations

4/14/2017 Patrick Stroh, an alumnus of MSUM and president of Mercury Business Advisors, outlined how he presents on the importance of innovation for businesses during talks he gives around the world, including in China. He said innovation is increasingly ...

China Fund Management Penalized by Exchange for Ping An Trades >> Management

4/14/2017 The Shanghai Stock Exchange imposed restrictions on some of China Fund Management's accounts after the brokerage's block trades caused Ping An Insurance and Industrial Bank shares to briefly tumble two days earlier.

North Korea threatens 'nuclear thunderbolts' as US and China finally work together >> business

4/14/2017 With the world on edge after reports that the US and North Korea are on the verge of war, North Korea has threatened "nuclear thunderbolts" at the first sign of a US preemptive strike, while also slamming China for cooperating with the West, according ...

Uber booked $20 billion in rides in 2016, but it's still losing billions >> business

4/14/2017 Uber hasn't been able to stop plowing through cash, and the ride-hailing company lost $2.8 billion in 2016, excluding its China business, according to newly-released numbers published in Bloomberg. Factoring in its China subsidiary, which it sold in ...

Ecommerce giant JD.com in offline push with rural stores >> Ecommerce

4/12/2017 JD.com, China's second largest ecommerce company, will partner with rural convenience store owners to launch branded stores across the country.

How To Do WeChat Marketing In-house With Only $1448 A Month >> marketing

4/12/2017 Nearly every week I get asked, "how do I do WeChat marketing?" To many people outside China, marketing in the country sounds like a nearly impossible task, especially for smaller brands with limited budgets.

Deal by Chinese Tech Company LeEco for Vizio Dies >> Tech Businesses

4/11/2017 China, home of the world's largest group of internet users, has become a global technology leader. Its internet companies are some of the biggest in the world. Silicon Valley studies how Chinese consumers use their smartphones for everything from ...

Facebook's business model for Messenger won't be payments and commerce after all >> business

4/11/2017 Other messaging apps like Line (primarily in Japan) and WeChat (primarily in China) were already building fast-growing businesses around commerce and payments, and the thinking was that payments would offer a second revenue stream alongside ...

France eyes business opportunities offered under CPEC >> Business Opportunities

4/10/2017 ISLAMABAD: France is keen to invest in various economic sectors of Pakistan in order to avail business opportunities in the country in view of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, a foreign delegation said on Tuesday.

Google makes its Translate mobile apps available for users in China >> Mobile Apps

4/10/2017 Google has reintroduced its Translate mobile apps to China, where they can now be accessed and used without the need for software to bypass local censorship.

LeEco online video affiliate estimates Q1 profit may fall 10% or rise 15% >> video Businesses

4/10/2017 LeEco's businesses range from televisions to movie production and driverless cars. LeEco secured a $2.4bn strategic investment in January from a consortium including Sunac China Holdings into its online video, smart TV and movie production affiliates.

Trump's strike sends a message much further than Syria >> trump business

4/10/2017 As Business Insider's Alex Lockie wrote last week, Trump had a good shot at playing China against North Korea by convincing them he may be a bit on the crazy side, willing to change policy much faster than others.

3 Social Media Stocks Winning China's Ad War >> social media

3/1/2017 Asia's largest company has a 53% share of China's social media ad market. Around half of the almost 800 million active users on its WeChat mobile messaging platform spend at least 90 minutes a day on the app, while the number of messages sent by the ...

AMC Cinemas Beefs Up Marketing With Dine-In, Bottomless Popcorn >> marketing

3/1/2017 AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., the theater chain controlled by China's second-richest man, outlined a new marketing strategy following its takeover of Carmike Cinemas, saying it will create new brands like AMC Classic and AMC Dine-In and retire the ...

ChinaCache and PacketZoom Partner to Accelerate Mobile Apps in China >> Mobile Apps

2/28/2017 Pursuant to the agreement, ChinaCache is granted exclusive right in China to build mobile-friendly infrastructure to deliver Packet Zoom Expresslanes™ aimed to accelerate and improve the reliability of mobile app content delivery in China. The term of ...

Chinese 'Taobao villages' are turning poor communities into huge online retail hubs >> Ecommerce

2/28/2017 An estimated 10 million people find work in the e-commerce sphere, representing 1.3% of China's labor force. Taobao villages won't be the only means of eliminating poverty - other large, top-down programs meant to uplift social welfare are sure to ...

ChinaCache and PacketZoom Partner to Accelerate Mobile Apps in China >> Mobile Apps

2/27/2017 Pursuant to the agreement, ChinaCache is granted exclusive right in China to build mobile-friendly infrastructure to deliver Packet Zoom Expresslanes™ aimed to accelerate and improve the reliability of mobile app content delivery in China. The term of ...

Feminine touch to e-commerce - USA - Chinadaily.com.cn >> Ecommerce

2/27/2017 When China and e-commerce are mentioned in the same breath, Alibaba may be the first thing that pops up in mind, but Diane Wang, 49, could lay claim to ...

Startup China Rapid Finance Poised for US IPO >> finance

2/27/2017 As the peer-to-peer lending industry takes off globally, China Rapid Finance is positioning itself for rapid growth. The Shanghai-based peer-to-peer (P2P) lender already has 1 million customers and handled 8.8 million loans through last October.

Top China Stock Fund Says Hong Kong Best Place to Make Money >> Make money

2/24/2017 Zhang Jintao is sticking with the bet that's made his stock fund China's top performer: Hong Kong equities. Harvest Fund Management Co.

Malish Plastics settles into larger operations in Mentor >> Business Opportunities

2/24/2017 When brush business opportunities moved overseas, Malish Corp. did, too. The company opened a plant in China in 1998, and Hutson said it grew there with rotational molding, injection molding and brush-making operations.

China Rapid Finance Said to Target U.S. IPO as Soon as 2017 ... >> finance

2/24/2017 China Rapid Finance, a Shanghai-based peer-to-peer lender, is planning to raise at least $100 million in an initial public offering in the U.S.

Status update on the importance of social media for China's football fans >> social media

2/23/2017 There are not too many people in Europe or North America who would consider Mesut Ozil to be a sex symbol. However, in research we undertook in China during late 2013, this is exactly what we found.

China's Wealth-Management Time Bomb >> Management

2/22/2017 China wants to wean investors off implicit guarantees on the country's ballooning stock of wealth-management products. The effort looks half-hearted at best.

AETOS CEO Talks about Trading and Marketing in China >> Online Marketing

2/22/2017 In the past, search engine marketing, online advertisement, trade competitions and local seminars were the major marketing tools in China. Introducing brokers were more exclusive to one forex broker. Today the ROI on online advertisement has become ...

Closing Shop on China's e-Commerce Platforms: Why Are Big Name Brands Leaving Tmall? >> Ecommerce

2/22/2017 It is old news that the Chinese market is highly competitive and unlike any other market in the world. What may sell on the high street in London is not guaranteed to sell in China.

China's red-hot housing market is now starting to cool >> starting a business

2/22/2017 According to China's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), prices rose by 0.2% in January, continuing the deceleration that began in the final quarter of last year.

China to Draft Rules to Rein in Asset Management Risks >> Management

2/21/2017 China's financial regulators are working together to draft sweeping new rules for the country's rapidly-expanding asset-management products that aim to make it clear there's no government guarantees on such investments, according to people familiar ...

Nokia 8 spotted on Chinese e-commerce site ahead of MWC 2017 >> Ecommerce

2/21/2017 Ahead of its launch on February 26, the highly-anticipated Nokia 8 has been spotted at China's e-commerce website JD.com.