China’s O2O and What It Could Mean for Western Brands

In China, apps have transformed the mobile phone into a virtual remote control for products and services. Consumers there can order and pay digitally for products and services to be delivered. It’s called online-to-offline (O2O), and it’s where online ... ( read original story ...)

China's ZTE Corp names new chairman

In a filing to the Shenzhen stock exchange after the market close, ZTE said outgoing chairman Zhao Xianming had resigned from the post "in order to improve the company's management by differentiating the role of chairman and president". Zhao will continue ... ( read original story ...)

DIARY – Political and General News Events From Mar 14

SATURDAY, MARCH 18 BADEN-BADEN - G20 Presidency news conference with German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble and Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann, followed by press conferences of other G20 delegations - 1430 GMT. BEIJING - U.S. Secretary of State Rex ... ( read original story ...)