Japan

Dongfeng Motor Looks to NEVs to Boost Sales by 2022

Dongfeng Motor Looks to NEVs to Boost Sales by 2022

Chinese-Japanese joint venture Dongfeng Motor aims to grow its car sales by three-quarters by 2022 through the introduction a wide range of new energy vehicle models.

Aug 9, 2018
Li Suwan
China Eastern Will Fly United With Japan Airlines Next Year

China Eastern Will Fly United With Japan Airlines Next Year

China Eastern Airlines signed a memorandum of intent for joint operation and cooperation with Japan Airlines to set up a…

Aug 3, 2018
Xu Wei
China Probes EU, Japanese Stainless Steel Billets, Coils for Dumping

China Probes EU, Japanese Stainless Steel Billets, Coils for Dumping

China will start an anti-dumping check of imports of stainless steel billets and hot-rolled stainless steel plate coils from the EU, Japan, Korea and Indonesia, its commerce ministry announced today.

Jul 23, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
China Is Home to 120 Fortune 500 Companies, Second Only to US

China Is Home to 120 Fortune 500 Companies, Second Only to US

Fortune magazine released its 2018 Fortune 500 list on its website yesterday. China is home to 120 companies on this…

Jul 20, 2018
Xu Wei
Didi, SoftBank to Offer Taxi Hailing in Japan, Help Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

Didi, SoftBank to Offer Taxi Hailing in Japan, Help Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

Didi, SoftBank to Offer Taxi Hailing in Japan, Help Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

Jul 19, 2018
Chen Juan & Liu Jing
China Hits South Korea, Japan With Interim Dumping Duty on Nitrile Rubber

China Hits South Korea, Japan With Interim Dumping Duty on Nitrile Rubber

China Hits South Korea, Japan With Interim Dumping Duty on Nitrile Rubber. China’s commerce ministry has imposed temporary anti-dumping measures…

Jul 16, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
Baidu, Softbank to Develop Self-Driving Minibuses for Japan Market

Baidu, Softbank to Develop Self-Driving Minibuses for Japan Market

Baidu’s Japanese unit and Softbank Group have entered into a partnership with a Chinese manufacturer for the development of autonomous driving minibuses with a view to rolling them out in Japan.

Jul 5, 2018
Xu Wei
Lixil Unveils Its First Full-Home Showroom in Shanghai

Lixil Unveils Its First Full-Home Showroom in Shanghai

Lixil Group, the Japanese manufacturer of building materials and housing equipment, has opened its first full-home model store in Shanghai as part of its Asian expansion strategy.

Jun 26, 2018
Lu Jinyu
Japan’s Mini-Marts Bull Their Way Into China, Burgeon

Japan’s Mini-Marts Bull Their Way Into China, Burgeon

Japan's convenience stores are aggressively penetrating the Chinese market, with the country’s three major chains having opened about 5,500 outlets…

Jun 26, 2018
Xu Wei
Amazon Nudges China Sellers Toward Japan’s Swelling E-Commerce Market

Amazon Nudges China Sellers Toward Japan’s Swelling E-Commerce Market

Amazon Nudges China Sellers Toward Japan’s Swelling E-Commerce Market. Amazon is pushing Chinese merchants to set their sights on Japan,…

Jun 25, 2018
Liao Shumin
Eight of America’s Biggest Foreign Creditors Cut Treasury Holdings in April

Eight of America’s Biggest Foreign Creditors Cut Treasury Holdings in April

Eight of the ten biggest holders of United States Treasuries shed their holdings in April amid interest rate hikes by…

Jun 20, 2018
Xu Wei
Eight of America’s Biggest Foreign Creditors Cut Treasury Holdings in April

Eight of America’s Biggest Foreign Creditors Cut Treasury Holdings in April

Eight of America’s Biggest Foreign Creditors Cut Treasury Holdings in April. Eight of the ten biggest holders of United States…

Jun 20, 2018
Xu Wei