BrandZ Top 75 Most Valuable Global Retail Brands 2018

Amazon, McDonald’s & Alibaba top BrandZ’s Top Most Valuable Global Retail Brands inaugural ranking in 2018. China’s JD.com and Suning also make the cut. The most valuable retail brands in the world are growing their brand value at a pace that ... ( read original story ...)

Aussie brands look beyond Chinese marketplaces

Azoya Consulting and Frost & Sullivan surveyed 1,000 cross border shoppers in China and 100 international brand owners in Australia, New Zealand, the US, Canada and Europe for their new report assessing the size and sophistication of China’s cross ... ( read original story ...)

China Tower Files for Hong Kong IPO, May Raise $10 Billion

China Tower Corp., the state-owned wireless infrastructure operator, filed for an initial public offering in Hong Kong that could match the city’s biggest since 2010. While the world’s largest telecom tower service provider didn’t give a fund-raising ... ( read original story ...)

China Jan-April property investment up 10.3 percent year on year

BEIJING (Reuters) - Real estate investment in China rose 10.3 percent in the first four months of 2018 from a year earlier, official data showed on Tuesday, while property sales softened in the face of government cooling measures. That compared with a 10.4 ... ( read original story ...)

China Makes Progress On Shadow Lending Battle

The data differs from a survey conducted by Reuters, which found a slight decrease in new yuan loans issued in China last month. Reports noted that the data also showed that Chinese officials are making headway in their efforts to curb shadow banking. ( read original story ...)

Former UBS China President Joins Cryptocurrency Company as CEO

Karen Chen, the former president of UBS China Ltd., has been appointed chief executive officer ... The group includes Coinsuper, a token exchange, as well as units that provide private-banking, over-the-counter trading and consulting services in ... ( read original story ...)