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Chinese envoy says protectionism harms developing countries

A Chinese envoy on Tuesday urged the international community to support multilateral global trade in order to boost growth in developing countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 17:32:49

China launches strong financial support for firms to keep stable employment

The State Council, China's cabinet, said on Wednesday that the government is to prioritize steady employment and will offer more financial support to businesses and intensive training courses for workers amid increasing downward pressure of the economy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 16:33:40

News Analysis: Experts warn of economic slowdown after US equities plunge

Signs of an economic slowdown jittered the US equities market on Tuesday, and volatility may continue before the situation eases, experts have said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 16:18:14

China moves to stabilize employment

The Chinese government will introduce key measures to support employment, according to a guideline released Wednesday by the State Council, or China's cabinet.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 15:14:15

China, US to proceed with trade talks according to specific schedules

The economic teams of China and the US will actively proceed with trade negotiations according to specific schedules and roadmaps, a spokesperson for China's Ministry of Commerce said Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 13:33:40

AIIB takes zero-tolerance attitude toward corruption

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has adopted good practices of other multilateral development banks to create an anti-corruption system that works for itself, China Daily reported Wednesday, citing an executive of the bank.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 10:37:53

China's MOC spokesperson talks on economic, trade consultation with US

A spokesperson for the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Wednesday that the latest meeting between presidents of China and the United States on economic and trade issues was "very successful."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 10:11:01

MOFCOM: China-U.S. meeting on trade successful

The Chinese Commerce Ministry said on Wednesday that the meeting between Chinese and U.S. officials on trade was successful.
Source: CGTN | 2018/12/5 8:58:24

China remains top importer of Russian food products in 2018: expert

China remains the top importer of Russian food products this year, according to one expert on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 8:06:27

US soybean farmers hail "positive" outcome from Xi-Trump meeting

The American Soybean Association (ASA) on Monday welcomed the "positive" outcome from the weekend meeting between the U.S. and Chinese leaders in Argentina, calling for repairing the "damage done to our trade relations with China."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 7:02:06

US industry groups welcome ease of tension in China-US trade relationship

US industry groups have welcomed the US-China consensus on de-escalating bilateral trade tensions and working toward a mutually beneficial trade deal.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 23:04:39

Tough work ahead on China-US talks, but Beijing is prepared for worst if 90-day trade truce fails, says expert

The apparent China-US trade truce is not a result of unilateral compromises by the Chinese side, but the obvious thaw in trade tensions between the world's two largest economies does signal a de-escalation in the potential for "a new cold war" that is reportedly contributing to dampening global growth outlook, Chinese officials and experts said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:53:41

Chinese traders to find balancing point in soybean imports amid trade ceasefire with US: analysts

The trade in soybeans between China and the US might return to normal if the trade talks between the two countries go well, experts said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:53:40

Sharp's production shift proves China's mature supply chain: analysts

Sharp's production shift to China shows that the country has an irreplaceable position in terms of cost and efficiency in the electronics supply chain, despite the unstable outlook for China-US trade relations, experts said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:34:57

China vows serious punishment for IPR breaches

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the country's top economic planner, along with 37 other government agencies, on Tuesday issued a joint memorandum on penalties for serious breaches of intellectual property rights (IPR).
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:23:45

China's Zhejiang Province to include private entrepreneurs in key Party, govt meetings

Authorities in East China's Zhejiang Province unveiled a list of 31 measures in support of private enterprises, including involving private entrepreneurs participating in the important meetings of Party committees and governments at different levels, domestic news site thepaper.com reported on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:23:40

Beijing courts to fight dishonesty in workplace

With a rise in labor cases in recent years, Beijing courts said Monday that they will check dishonest behavior in employment disputes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 22:18:40

Jail terms for telecom fraud

Courts in northeast China have jailed 282 members of a massive telecom fraud network that swindled 153 million yuan ($22million) out of its victims.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/12/4 22:13:41