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Balenciaga for USD2 Per Day; China's E-Tailers Offer Luxury at Basement Prices

Balenciaga for USD2 Per Day; China's E-Tailers Offer Luxury at Basement Prices

Customer-to-customer marketplaces for renting luxury fashion apparel have become the latest chapter in China's sharing-economy chronicle, offering designer handbags for…

Jun 29, 2018
Emmi Laine
Sinopec to Build Shanghai Biodiesel Plant to Repurpose Waste Oil

Sinopec to Build Shanghai Biodiesel Plant to Repurpose Waste Oil

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp., the country’s biggest oil refiner and better known as Sinopec, has started building a B5…

Jun 8, 2018
James Boynton
Luckin Coffee Plans to Sue Starbucks for China Monopoly

Luckin Coffee Plans to Sue Starbucks for China Monopoly

Luckin Coffee Co. is preparing to file an antitrust suit against Starbucks Corp. in which it accuses the latter of…

Jun 5, 2018
Emmi Laine
China Consumers Association Urges Authorities to Regulate Shared-Bike Deposits

China Consumers Association Urges Authorities to Regulate Shared-Bike Deposits

Six Chinese bicycle-sharing firms have closed lately and the unreturned user deposits they hold now top $152 million, data show.…

Jan 29, 2018
Benedict Armour
China, Russia Form New Currency Payment System for Independent Reserve Currency

China, Russia Form New Currency Payment System for Independent Reserve Currency

People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has set up of a payment versus payment (PVP) yuan-ruble payment system for financial businesses to lower exchange rate risks in trade, cankaoxiaoxi.com reported.

Nov 30, 2017
Benedict Armour
Is Rising Income Equality due to Technology, Trade or Globalization ?

Is Rising Income Equality due to Technology, Trade or Globalization ?

IMF examine the relationship between trade and financial globalization and the rise in inequality in most countries in recent decades.

Oct 25, 2017
Yicai Global
Michael Dell on Innovation and Global Technology Solutions

Michael Dell on Innovation and Global Technology Solutions

Michael S. Dell, chairman and chief executive officer at Dell Inc., 

Sep 12, 2017
Yicai Global
Chinese Investment In London Property is Booming

Chinese Investment In London Property is Booming

Chinese investment in London commercial property has more than trebled since before Britain voted to leave the European Union

Sep 7, 2017
Yicai Global
Profits at Chinese Equipment Maker Dive 90% as Rising Share Price Dishevels Ownership

Profits at Chinese Equipment Maker Dive 90% as Rising Share Price Dishevels Ownership

A company whose share price soared after announcement of the Xiong’an New Area has reported plummeting profits in its interim financial report after huge changes to its ownership.

Aug 25, 2017
James Boynton
IMF: The U.S. Economy Will Fare Better

IMF: The U.S. Economy Will Fare Better

There’s a good chance the U.S. economy will perform solidly in future.

Aug 23, 2017
Yicai Global
Continental AG, China Unicom Set Up Transport Systems Venture

Continental AG, China Unicom Set Up Transport Systems Venture

German automotive supplier Continental AG and a unit of China Unicom have agreed to set up a joint venture in China

Aug 21, 2017
Yicai Global
Xiaomi Returns To The Top Five Global Smartphone Makers

Xiaomi Returns To The Top Five Global Smartphone Makers

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has made a strong return to the top 5 global smart phone makers according to a new report from Strategy Analytics.

Aug 17, 2017
William Clegg

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