China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

China is promoting itself as a champion of free trade in response to pressure in the United States and Europe for restrictions on imports. That is despite complaints by its trading partners that China is the most-closed major economy. The Chinese ... ( read original story ...)

China's Xi outlines plans for wide cooperation in trade plan

Xi spoke Monday as leaders of 30 nations wrapped up a two-day meeting to promote China's "Belt and Road" initiative. It calls for expanding trade across Asia, Africa and Europe by investing in ports, railways and other facilities. Xi expressed hope for ... ( read original story ...)

Russia-China trade to hit $80bn by 2018

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang meets Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Great Hall of the People on in Beijing, China, May 14, 2017 © Etienne Oliveau / Reuters Trade between China and Russia is growing and will reach $80 billion by the end of the year ... ( read original story ...)

Will the “China dream” lift Chinese brands?

Chinese Brands Day, to be held on 10 May each year starting this year, approved by China’s state council, is a commercial rallying cry inspired by President Xi Jinping’s “China Dream.” It may presage a new era of powerful local brands upon the ... ( read original story ...)

Chinese bloggers bridge the gap between brands and buyers

Surrounded by shelves heaving with Prada handbags and two dozen young female fans dressed head to toe in luxury brands, the man known in China as Mr Bags is in his element. “My first thought is that it’s a classic look,” he says, scrutinising the ... ( read original story ...)

Brand Jordan Signs First-Ever Chinese Baller

And with the proliferation of the mobile Internet and the league's partnerships with the country's reigning tech companies, you can't find a mobile phone in China that does not have NBA content on it in some form or fashion. Brand Jordan's signing of Guo ... ( read original story ...)