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Chinese sportswear brand Li Ning debuts new collection in New York

Chinese sportswear brand Li Ning on Tuesday debuted its fall/winter 2019 collection at the ongoing New York Fashion Week (NYFW).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/13 14:25:25

Chinese visit more overseas destinations during Spring Festival holiday: Ctrip

Chinese traveled to more overseas destinations during the recently-concluded Spring Festival holiday, online travel agency (OTA) Ctrip revealed.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/13 9:14:03

US soybeans, grains rally over China trade optimism, export data

Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures closed higher on Tuesday over optimism on US-China trade talks and upbeat export data.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/13 9:05:48

China calls for open stance on Chinese investment overseas

Some countries should stay open-minded and provide an open, transparent and convenient business climate for investors, including those from China, a Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) official urged on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/12 22:31:05

Forging ahead

People are busy at work building the Xuzhou-Yancheng High-speed Railway in Huaian, East China's Jiangsu Province on Monday, the first working day after the seven-day Spring Festival holiday. The railway is expected to be open to traffic by the end of 2019. The total investment is 42.8 billion yuan ($6.32 billion) for the 314-kilometer line, which starts from Xuzhou, runs through Suqian and Huaian and ends in Yancheng. Photo:VCG
Source: VCG | 2019/2/12 22:28:40

India TATA's woes show foreign car makers should build up brands to tide over sales 'winter' in China: analysts

Once considered a place where it's easy to make a windfall profit, the Chinese market, where car sales lost momentum last year, has become more challenging for some overseas vehicle brands.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/12 22:13:43

Chinese stocks rally, boosted by strong policy support and MSCI addition of A shares

Chinese mainland stocks gained on Tuesday after global index provider MSCI added 13 Chinese companies to its MSCI Global Standard Indexes. Shares were also lifted by fresh policy stimulation for certain sectors.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/12 22:08:40

China's workers return to rural roots

Should I stay or should I go? That's become the question for millions of rural workers now that the Chinese New Year holidays are over. Rural workers, who have long gone to big cities for work, now have many opportunities at home as local governments strive to provide jobs and businesses.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/12 20:23:41

Chinese A-shares likely to rally in 2019 as investors become increasingly upbeat

On Monday, the bullish first trading day in the Year of the Pig, the Shanghai Composite Index rose 1.36 percent to 2,653.9 points, with total trading volume reaching 137.3 billion yuan ($20.35 billion).
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/11 21:48:39

Chinese central bank cracks down on banknote violations

Exchanging commemorative notes, taking photos of the notes and publishing them online before they are issued were cited as violations by the People's Bank of China (PBC) on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/11 18:03:20

China to embrace A-share springtime in 2019: analyst

On the bullish first trading day in the Year of the Pig, the flagship Shanghai Composite Index rose by 1.36 percent at 2,653.9 points on Monday, with total trading volumes reaching 137.3 billion yuan ($20.35 billion). This reflects investors' optimistic outlook for 2019, with ample liquidity in the stock market, as well as improving regulations and policies, said Zhang Xia, chief strategy analyst at China Merchants Securities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/11 17:13:08

China's new innovation board needs to shun fake, unproven technologies

China's stock market authorities have moved to solicit public opinion on a set of newly-revealed rules to manage the country's maiden technology and innovation board, at the Shanghai Stock Exchange. The government aims to shore up the country's sustainable economic growth, in the future, by facilitating the fund-raising ability of a rising number of technology start-ups.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/11 15:28:39

Brazil lowers exports forecast to China following recovery of soybean trade between China, US

Brazil, the largest soybean producer in Latin America, lowered its exports expectations to China following China-US trade talks that have brought a soybeans deal back to the table.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/11 9:28:39

Holiday sales of Chinese retail, catering firms up 8.5 pct

Combined sales of retail and catering enterprises in China rose 8.5 percent year on year during the week-long Spring Festival holiday ending Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/11 9:09:48

China to open financial market further in 2019, first by standardizing panda bond issuance

The Chinese government in 2019 will continue to open up the nation's bond market with measures such as clearing policies for overseas bond issuers in the Chinese mainland.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/10 21:43:41

Year of the Pig may see bullish A-share market

Investors are optimistic about the 2019 outlook for the A-share market, which will have its first trading day in the Year of the Pig on Monday. Records going back about two decades signal gains on the first trading day and in the first week.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/10 21:43:40

Big-city residents less likely to buy housing in hometowns

The number of people who work in big cities and aspire to return to their hometowns to purchase housing is likely to decrease in 2019, an industry report said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/10 21:33:40

China starts to rein in illegal currency trading

China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) and Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) have stepped up efforts to clamp down on illegal foreign exchange (forex) trade by clarifying tougher restrictions and announcing stricter punishments.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/10 21:23:40