Alipay and ‘zero-dollar’ packages: How Chinese tourists are reshaping tourism around...

The unstoppable rise of Chinese tourists around the world is reshaping the way we pay for things and how travel packages are marketed and...

China’s first import expo results in USD 57.83 billion deals

BEIJING: China's first international import expo which concluded in Shanghai on Saturday resulted in deals worth USD 57.83 billion, official data said, with India...

Alibaba Sets Sales Record for Opening Minutes of Singles’ Day

Note: Alibaba is on target to beat last year's sales record of $US25.4 billion for "Singles' Day," the largest e-commerce shopping day of the year. Alibaba...

China’s new high-speed train from Hong Kong to Guangzhou

he identikit apartment blocks and mousy-brown fields were as unremarkable as the pale scrubland. It should have made for an unremarkable entry into China’s...

China’s middle class tightens its belt

Wang Ren used to stay in bed as late as he could, then make up for lost time by grabbing a taxi to the...

The incredible rise of Pinduoduo, China’s newest force in e-commerce

From Alibaba to JD, China is not short of e-commerce powerhouses. Although the country’s e-commerce market is highly consolidated, it’s not impossible for startup...

China’s FAW to recall 680,000 more Mazda cars over faulty Takata...

China's FAW Car Co Ltd, a partner of Japan's Mazda Motor Corp (7261.T), will recall over 680,000 Mazda cars due to issues with air...

Chinese wine market: Shift in consumption

THE Chinese wine market is “dynamic” and “always changing” as consumers learn to drink wine for enjoyment, rather than status or health. Wine Intelligence senior...

Amazon’s grocery push playing catch up with Chinese e-commerce giants

China's Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) and JD.com Inc (JD.O) have invested heavily in offline retail - bricks-and-mortar stores - in recent years to complement their online offerings.

Alibaba Predicts Strong Sales in a Sign of Strength From China

The Alibaba Group signaled on Thursday that for all the global worries about China’s rising debt and bloated state industries, its economy still enjoys...