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China, UK agree to green BRI plan

The Green Finance Committee (GFC) of the China Society for Finance and Banking and the City of London's Green Finance Initiative (GFI) on Friday jointly published a set of green finance guidelines for the China-proposed Belt and Road initiative (BRI).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 19:38:40

China-Laos railroad

The first China-Laos Railway T-shaped concrete beam was successfully erected at the site of China Railway No.2 Engineering Group (CREC-2) in capital Vientiane on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 19:38:39

Taxpayers pay 31.6 billion less thanks to new brackets

Chinese people found their tax liabilities on their October pay slips had dropped drastically after new tax brackets were adopted on October 1, according to the State Administration of Taxation (SAT).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 19:33:39

Argentina seeks to export more agriculture products to Chinese market amid trade tensions

Argentina is seeking to export more agricultural products to China, as progress has already been made after the two countries reached agreement on cherry exports, and are continuing negotiations on honey and pork exports, according to media reports on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 19:13:39

China, US halt trade dispute to give way for more talks

China and the US announced a temporary halt to their trade dispute, a decision which experts said "marks the beginning of a new round of trade talks" between the two largest economies.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 15:21:28

China's Hainan raises annual tax-free shopping quota to 30,000 yuan

Tourists visit an international duty free mall in Sanya, south China's Hainan Province, Dec. 1, 2018. Effective on Saturday, China's Hainan Province raised its annual tax-free shopping quota to 30,000 yuan (about 4,300 U.S. dollars) per year from the current 16,000 yuan for travelers, without limit on the number of purchases, according to a joint statement from the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and China's customs and taxation authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 11:14:07

Chinese taxpayers pay 31.6 billion yuan less in first month after income tax reform

Chinese people have found the tax expenses on their October pay slips drop drastically after new tax brackets were adopted on Oct. 1, according to the State Administration of Taxation (SAT).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 20:40:29

Ghana making significant progress in export: central bank

Ghana is making significant progress in the performance of its export sector, Governor of the Bank of Ghana Ernest Addison said here late Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 20:24:52

China's trade volume surpasses 2017 total

China's total imports and exports between January and the middle of November this year surpassed the whole trade volume of 2017, customs data showed Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 16:09:40

S.Korea's export tops 50 bln USD for 7 months to November

South Korea's export topped 50 billion US dollars for seven months through November on robust demand for locally-made semiconductors and higher export price for oil products, the government report showed Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 11:11:46

BRICS leaders declare common stand on WTO reform

Leaders of the emerging economies' bloc BRICS declared their common stand on the reform of the World Trade Organization (WTO) here on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 6:47:29

BRICS leaders declare common stand on WTO reform

RBICS leaders agree WTO should embody interests of all members, developing countries in particular.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 23:18:27

Chinese public security authorities launch reformed measures to better serve enterprises

The Ministry of Public Security has launched reformed policies including reducing fees and streamlining procedures to provide more convenience to entrepreneurs.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 14:45:30

G20 host city to rake in 5.5 mln USD in hotel revenue

Argentine capital Buenos Aires is set to rake in some 5.5 million US dollars in hotel revenue as it hosts the upcoming Group of 20 (G20) summit, the city's Tourism Secretariat said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 13:45:08

China, Spain sign 10 deals worth US$17.6 bln

Chinese and Spanish enterprises have signed ten deals worth 17.6 billion U.S. dollars during President Xi Jinping's visit to Spain from November 27 to 29.
Source: CGTN | 2018/11/30 12:05:19

China, EU submit joint proposals to promote selection process of WTO's Appellate Body

China, the European Union (EU) and other World Trade Organization (WTO) members have submitted joint proposals on the reform of the WTO's dispute settlement mechanism, known as the Appellate Body, the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 9:05:39

5G video calling realized in China's Yangtze River Delta

Inter-provincial 5G video calling was realized Thursday among Chinese cities of Shanghai, Suzhou, Hangzhou and Hefei.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 9:03:10

Chinese firms contribute to socioeconomic development in S. Africa: report

Chinese businesses have contributed to South Africa's economic and social transformation and to the comprehensive development of mutual relations, said a report released in Johannesburg on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 9:02:21