Economy

Economy

Partners in trade doing more than exchanging goods

The future looks bright for Shanghai's relationship with Hamburg with the sister cities enjoying widening cooperation in many areas, says Dr Annette Tabbara.  
Economy

No sign of Singles Day fatigue as sales top US$30b

The 10th anniversary of Singles Day was celebrated with a bang yesterday on e-commerce platforms, showing consumer spending in China remains a juggernaut for the economy.
Economy

Angola in Total control of oil production

Angola and French oil giant Total have formally launched a major new offshore oil project to aid the country's economy that plunged into crisis following oil price dips in 2014.
Economy

Americans pay as tariffs, costs reduce revenues

After years of low, low prices, fed by near-zero interest rates in a convalescing economy, Americans are waking up to costlier consumer living.
Economy

Multinational companies to play a part in China's further opening-up

This year marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up, and China has taken a raft of measures and policies to open its doors wider.
Economy

China's Single's Day sales hit US$1.4 billion in first 2 minutes

According to Alibaba, owner of TMall, more than 19,000 overseas brands from 75 countries and regions have participated in this year's shopping spree in China.
Economy

Ningbo flexes its muscles

The city in east China's Zhejiang Province hosts a meeting during the expo to promote its strength in business environment and trade.
Economy

China's online shopping binge predicts to smash over US$30b

Sales of China's biggest online shopping festival is projected to hit over US$32 billion this year, according to a report released by the global app market data provider App Annie.
Economy

Cruising through a stretch of rough seas

By land, by air and now by sea, the Chinese have come to dominate world tourism. Cruise lines are now capitalizing on that travel bug, despite some rough seas this year.
Economy

Adopting new ideas, business models and retail efficiency

CIIE provides good opportunities for local companies to adopt new idea, business models and retailing capabilities to enhance their operation efficiency and better serve consumers.
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