Nissan expects sales growth to slow in China, U.S. in near term

Sales in China in the six-month period grew 3.8 per cent from a year ... Nissan raised its exposure to the strong yen at the start of the business year in April as it has been exporting its Rogue SUV crossover model from Japan to North America to meet ... ( read original story ...)

China's drive to become a rugby union superpower

Tingting Zhang, business development manager of Beijing-based sports marketing firm Yutang Sports, says rugby union is currently a "niche" sport in China compared with basketball, table tennis and badminton. But she says it does have some presence ... ( read original story ...)

China exports down 7.3% from a year ago

China's exports fell again in October in a fresh sign that weak global demand is complicating efforts by Beijing leaders to shore up economic growth and reduce reliance on trade and investment. Exports contracted by 7.3 per cent from a year earlier to $178 ... ( read original story ...)

China's October exports fall in new sign of global weakness

BEIJING -- China's exports fell again in October in a fresh sign of weak global demand that is complicating efforts by Beijing leaders to shore up economic growth and reduce reliance on trade and investment. Exports contracted by 7.3 per cent from a year ... ( read original story ...)

China replaces finance minister amid debt, stimulus efforts

BEIJING -- China's government replaced its finance minister Monday with a veteran of its tax bureau, prompting expectations communist leaders plan changes in the tax system. A government announcement that Lou Jiwei, one of China's most prominent figures in ... ( read original story ...)

China's Wanda Group buying Dick Clark Productions

China's Dalian Wanda Group announced on Friday its $1 billion US acquisition of Dick Clark Productions, the TV company that produces the Golden Globes and the Miss America pageant. One of China's most important conglomerates, Wanda already owns AMC ... ( read original story ...)

China's Wanda extends Hollywood push with Dick Clark deal

It already owns Legendary Entertainment, co-producer of film hits such as "Jurassic World", and U.S. cinema chain AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc AMC.N. It also has business ties with Sony Pictures and Sony Corp's 6758.T film unit in China. The drive has ... ( read original story ...)

China's Wanda buys Dick Clark Productions for $1 billion

BEIJING - China's Dalian Wanda Group has added another entertainment trophy to its stable of overseas acquisitions, paying $1 billion for Dick Clark Productions, the TV company that produces the Golden Globes and the "Miss America" pageant. Wanda is one of ... ( read original story ...)