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US ice cream firms risk missing era of exploding consumption in China amid trade row

From Haagen-Dazs to Bassetts to other niche brands, US ice cream makers have expanded all over the Chinese market in recent years. But now many of them are worried that ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 21:28:40

Hebei vows 15% cut to smog by 2020

North China's Hebei Province will cut smog by a further 15 percent by 2020, according to a policy document released late on Tuesday.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/8/15 19:43:40

Securities fee revenue to double

Revenue from securities fees in China is expected to more than double to $103 billion in the next six years, a new report by a financial consultancy firm said on ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/8/15 19:38:40

Ford goes back to basics in Chinese market

Ford Motor is gearing up efforts to launch a new “entry-level” sport utility vehicle (SUV) developed jointly with a local partner in China early next year, as the US automaker ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/8/15 19:15:57

Xinjiang becomes key logistics hub for B&R; handles 1,400 trains to Europe this year

Under the scorching sun, a crane loads containers filled with car parts, small commodities and clothing onto a train.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/8/15 17:53:40

China's courier sector records faster growth in July

China's courier sector posted faster growth in July as online consumption continued to expand, official data showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/15 14:10:47

Tariffs will drive US wines out of Chinese market: analysts

China's proposed tariffs on US wine will further squeeze the limited US share in the growing Chinese market and might even block these wines entirely, said industry players and analysts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/14 21:23:40

Chinese middle-class spending strong despite trade war: experts

Despite volatility in the domestic market due to China-US trade tensions, the consumption power of the Chinese middle class will continue to grow in a strong manner and support stable ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/14 20:48:39

Droughts in NE China hit soybean, maize

China's northeastern provinces suffered large-scale droughts this summer, which affected maize and soybean production, domestic media reported on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/14 19:53:40

Brazil's sugarcane shifted to soy on China demand

Shifting trade flows are redefining the Brazilian landscape, spurring more farmers to align their crops with Chinese appetites.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/8/14 18:13:40

China's property investment grows faster in January-July

China's real estate investment has grown fast in the first seven months of this year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/14 13:33:26

China's industrial output up 6 pct in July

China's industrial output expanded 6 percent year on year in July, with the growth rate level with that in June, official data showed Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/14 13:24:24

Security researchers warn of hacking risks on all-in-one printers

Researchers from a Nasdaq-listed Israeli security company, which has a main office in the Bay Area in northern California, have warned of vulnerabilities likely to be exploited by hackers on ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/14 8:37:30

Belarus to export granular potash fertilizers to China

The Belarusian Potash Company (BPC) will export a new type of potash fertilizer to China, the press service of the BPC said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/14 8:31:40

China will not loosen property market regulations to boost economy amid trade row: analysts

China is ramping up efforts to tighten real estate transactions, thwarting speculation that the nation might loosen restrictions on the real estate market to stimulate economic growth amid escalating China-US ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/13 22:48:40

Thermal power plants seek gov't help amid debt

Eleven thermal power enterprises based in Southwest China's Sichuan Province are turning to government amid a debt crisis, according to a domestic media report on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/13 21:58:40

Chinese firms to help boost travel to North Korea: envoy

Chinese Ambassador to North Korea Li Jinjun said domestic travel companies are expected to play a vital role in helping boost travel exchanges between China and North Korea, according to ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/13 21:53:40

Country establishes 93 new airports

China is embracing a burgeoning aviation industry, with 93 newly-licensed general aviation airports and an expanding fleet of aircraft going into service in the first half of this year, according ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/8/13 19:43:39