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Applicants apply for jobs during an employment fair in Baoying county, East China's Jiangsu Province on Sunday. At least 236 companies offered more than 6,000 vacancies in sectors including investment, information technology and manufacturing during the fair. The event attracted thousands of job hunters. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2019/2/10 21:18:40

Internet economy conquers smaller cities

What did Chinese people in third- and lower-tier cities do during the seven-day Spring Festival holiday? It seems that traditional activities such as playing mahjong and snacking on sunflower seeds lost appeal. Instead, shooting funny videos via short-video platforms and grabbing digital red envelopes gained vogue.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/10 20:58:39

China remains top trade supplier of Algeria in 2018

China consolidated its position as the largest trade supplier of Algeria in 2018, according to a report by Algerian Customs on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/10 10:59:00

Chinese market drives sales growth of US fast food company in 2018

Chinese market has contributed greatly to the annual sales growth of Yum! Brands in 2018, according to the latest earnings report of the US fast food company on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/8 23:37:03

2019 Chicago Auto Show kicks off, eyeing future development of auto industry

The 111th Chicago Auto Show, the largest in the United States, kicked off Thursday with nearly 50 auto manufacturers showcasing nearly 1,000 vehicles at the McCormick Place this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/8 20:24:44

China's Shengli Oilfield crude output at 23.4 mln tonnes in 2018

Shengli Oilfield, a major oilfield of China, churned out 23.41 million tonnes of crude oil in 2018, 10,000 tonnes above the target.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/7 21:19:54

China solicits opinions on industry catalog for encouraging foreign investment

China has started to solicit public opinions on a new industry catalog aimed at encouraging foreign investment as part of the effort to push forward opening-up.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/7 20:53:20

US trade deficit with China narrows in November

The US trade deficit narrowed by 11.5 percent to $49.3 billion in November last year, citing a decline in imports, according to a report from the US Commerce Department on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/7 13:37:00

Russia's 2018 trade surplus 61.5 pct up year on year

Russia's trade surplus rose 61.5 percent year on year in 2018, the country's Federal Customs Service said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 21:15:44

European Commission prohibits Siemens-Alstom merger

The European Commission said on Wednesday that it has prohibited Siemens' proposed acquisition of Alstom under the European Union (EU) Merger Regulation, because the merger would have harmed competition in markets for railway signalling systems and very high-speed trains.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 21:15:11

Chinese e-commerce company Pinduoduo to offer more shares in US market

Chinese e-commerce company Pinduoduo announced on Tuesday its plans to offer and sell more shares in US stock market.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 17:01:11

Smaller farm produce gains popularity in China

For generations, Chinese farmers have spared no efforts to increase the weight of their produce to boost profits, now they are turning in the opposite direction -- making them slimmer.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 16:00:34

Bond in SGD issued under China-Singapore program

A local company in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality has issued a bond in Singapore dollars under a China-Singapore inter-government program.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 12:48:55

US state of Missouri eyes bigger market in China: governor

As an agricultural state in the US Midwest, Missouri is seeking to expand its market in China, Missouri Governor Mike Parson told Xinhua on Monday in an interview.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 10:01:11

China's high-tech manufacturing sector maintains fast growth

China's high-tech manufacturing industry grew fast in 2018, according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 9:18:07

China to remain NYSE's major contributor of int'l IPOs in 2019

China has been a major market for the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) when it comes to international initial public offerings (IPOs) over the past few years, and the trend will continue in 2019, according to the exchange.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/5 10:00:30

Beijing tourists spend most for outbound travel this Spring Festival holidays

Beijing tourists have become the most generous spenders during this Spring Festival holidays for outbound travel, spending nearly 9,000 yuan ($1,334) per person on average, according to data released by domestic online travel service provider Ctrip.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/4 14:27:22

Americans to spend $14.8 bln on Super Bowl

Americans are expected to spend $14.8 billion as they watch the New England Patriots take on the Los Angeles Rams in the Super Bowl on Sunday, a survey showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/4 9:52:40