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  • Alibaba launches service reclaiming expired medicine

    The online health service arm of Chinese internet company Alibaba has initiated a campaign allowing people to experience its door-to-door service of reclaiming unwanted and expired medications.


  • SW China's Chongqing sees remarkable results in FTZ construction in 2018

    Chongqing, a municipality in southwest China, has achieved great results in the construction of its pilot free trade zone (FTZ) in 2018.


  • China Focus: Innovation fuels China's green drive

    With building a "Beautiful China" high on the national agenda, China has been tapping into its creativity to make a greener country.


  • Alibaba to invest in STO express

    Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba has agreed to invest 4.66 billion yuan (about 693 million U.S. dollars) in exchange for about 14.6 percent equity stake in delivery company STO Express.


  • Chinese millennials choose delivery jobs over traditional factory jobs

    The end of the holidays for the Lunar New Year represents a critical time for companies in search for personnel. Technological innovation is further influencing the employment market. Young people prefer to work for the home deliveries sector.


  • Four organizations in Africa appointed as Jack Ma's African entrepreneurs funding program partners

    Alibaba founder Jack Ma's newly-launched African entrepreneurs funding program has partnered up with four African organizations, with their service covering 54 African countries, the Jack Ma Foundation said Monday.


  • Chinese tourists go together with smart technology

    Tourists in Shanghai can now have their faces scanned to hop on and off sightseeing buses, China Daily reported on Monday.


  • China’s short video sector hails year of boom in 2018, report

    China’s short video sector reported significant growth last year in terms of user size and netizen using rate, according to the Xinhua-run Shanghai Securities News citing an Internet research report Friday.


  • Alibaba creates over 40 mln jobs in 2018

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba created about 40.82 million jobs last year via its expansive retail ecosystem, up 10.9 percent year on year, a recent report showed.


  • Guizhou ramps up efforts to become a big data hub

    Guizhou, one of the fastest-growing provinces in Southwest China in terms of GDP growth, is aiming to become a big data hub, welcoming global investors to commercialize their emerging technologies, officials said.


  • Economic Watch: China's employment stable as race for talent begins

    As China's tech companies continue to grow, so too does their demand for qualified employees.


  • Commentary: Oscar recognition shows China's growing presence in global entertainment industry

    It is encouraging to see more Chinese companies, filmmakers, directors and actors using the medium well and playing an increasingly larger role in the ever-more interconnected global entertainment industry.


  • China Focus: Searching for new economic engines for China

    As the annual sessions of China's national legislature and political advisory body in early March move to identify new engines to turbocharge the world's second-largest economy.


  • Alibaba says no layoffs in 2019

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has pledged no layoffs this year, defying a wave of layoffs in the internet sector amid an economic slowdown.


  • China Focus: Forbidden City's festive smash hit sends new message on cultural consumption

    A national sensation since the Chinese Lunar New Year celebration earlier this month has affirmed the Forbidden City's status as one of the public's favorite landmarks and is an indicator of China's consumption upgrade.


  • M&A surge in emerging Europe with record investments of 80.5 billion euros

    China remains one of the main players in the region with 2.9 billion operations. As revealed in the latest report by the CMS law firm and Emis, Serbia and Albania stood out among the most dynamic markets in 2018. Great interest for telecommunications...


  • Business Brief -- Chinese Enterprises

    Business Brief -- Chinese Enterprises


  • Malaysia ranks 2nd in Southeast Asia for Chinese tourist transactions during Chinese New Year

    Malaysia is the second largest market in Southeast Asia for Chinese tourists spending over Chinese New Year, as recorded by Alipay, a digital payment platform of Alibaba Group's affiliate company Ant Financial.


  • Alibaba raises stake in investment bank CICC

    China's e-commerce giant Alibaba Group has raised its stake in Hong Kong-listed shares of investment bank China International Capital Corporation (CICC), according to an exchange disclosure on Tuesday.


  • Alibaba leads smart speaker sales in Q4 in Chinese market

    Alibaba emerged as the leader in China's smart speaker market with 2.7 million units shipped in the fourth quarter of 2018, accounting for 31 percent of the market.


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