WEDC seeks companies for China trade venture

The trip will include visits to Shanghai, Tianjin and Beijing, China’s three top cities for global business connections, according to a statement from the WEDC. "With a greater metropolitan area population of 34 million, Shanghai is China’s business ... ( read original story ...)

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 ...)