US and China halt imposing import tariffs

These are external links and will open in a new window China and the US say they will halt imposing punitive import tariffs, putting a possible trade war "on hold". The deal came after talks in the US aimed at persuading China to buy $200bn (£148bn ... ( read original story ...)

China agrees to import more goods and services from US

These are external links and will open in a new window China has agreed to buy more US goods and services, reducing the trade imbalance between the two countries and dampening fears of a looming trade war. Washington says the move will "substantially ... ( read original story ...)

How US luxury brands conquered China

While there is no one-size-fits-all China market strategy, there appears to be five common approaches for US brands to reach Chinese consumers. Several US brands, including Tiffany & Co, Estée Lauder and Michael Kors, have made a name for themselves in ... ( read original story ...)

Sichuan spicy hotpot chain Haidilao prepares for Hong Kong IPO

Haidilao International Holding, considered China’s most popular Sichuan-style hotpot restaurant chain, has filed to launch an initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong. Founded in 1994 by its current chairman Zhang Yong – a former welder and tractor ... ( read original story ...)

Hotpot chain Haidilao issues prospectus for Hong Kong IPO

hiring China Merchants Bank International and Goldman Sachs as its joint sponsors, according to a report by Shanghai Securities News. The size of the IPO is yet to be officially disclosed. The hotpot giant said 60 percent of the proceeds to be raised will ... ( read original story ...)