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.

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...

Why China’s First Big Commercial Jetliner Won’t Fly Much Overseas

China has given a full slate of passing scores to its first homemade large commercial aircraft, the would-be rival to planes developed by established...

Why are Indian and Chinese shoppers pushing e-commerce growth?

Global e-commerce is forecast to double to $4.1 trillion by 2020, from $1.9 trillion in 2016, as consumers in populous countries such as India...

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...

Traditional Retailers Begin to Rebound After Years of Decline

After years of stagnation and fierce competition from the booming e-commerce market, China’s traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are now making a cautious comeback. In the first...

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 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...

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 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...