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  • 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.


  • Commentary: Innovation made in China, for the world

    After its breakneck economic growth based on cheap labor and demographic advantages, China is now looking to tap its vast innovation potential to spur high-quality growth.


  • Spotlight: China online broker Futu Holdings wins big in trading debut on Nasdaq

    Futu Holdings, a Hong Kong-based online brokerage, saw its stock price soar nearly 28 percent on the first trading day in the U.S. stock markets.


  • China speeds up layout of mobile payment service in Greater Bay Area

    Chinese payment giants such as WeChat, Alipay and UnionPay are accelerating their layout of mobile payment service in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.


  • More than 22 mln people employed in WeChat-related jobs in China: report

    More than 22.35 million people across China were employed in WeChat-related jobs in 2018, according to a report released Monday.


  • Tencent initiates social practice program for youth in Greater Bay Area

    Chinese internet giant Tencent has announced the initiation of a social practice program for middle school students in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area to boost communication and broaden horizons of the youth.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • Household debt ratio not a cause for concern

    For many families, the mortgage payment to household income ratio is unreasonable. Once housing loans account for an unreasonably high percentage of a family's disposable income, the family risks defaulting on the debt.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • Tencent invests in more than 700 companies over past 11 years

    Chinese internet firm Tencent invested in more than 700 companies over the past 11 years, China Securities Journal quoted Liu Zhiping, president of Tencent, as saying.


  • Tencent aims to maintain investment scale in 2019

    Chinese internet giant Tencent said investment is one of the company's core strategies and it would not downsize its scale of investment in 2019.


  • Business Brief -- Foreign Enterprises

    Business Brief -- Foreign Enterprises


  • WeChat Pay lands in Fiumicino

    Rome airport shops will now accept transactions through the Tencent payment app.


  • Hainan duty-free shops see record sales during Spring Festival

    Sales of duty-free shops in South China's Hainan Province hit a record high during the weeklong Spring Festival holiday, reaching 601 million yuan ($8.9 million), local customs figures showed.


  • Payment by phone sees big growth overseas

    Swiping phones for payment is shaping up to be the new norm for Chinese people shopping overseas, as the adoption of mobile payment becomes more evenly distributed by age and geographical location.


  • Tech giants report more digital "red envelopes" usage during Lunar New Year

    Chinese tech giants reported more user participation in the digital "red envelopes" during the Spring Festival holiday as Chinese zealously snatched lucky money for good fortune.


  • Reddit raises 300 mln USD in funding round led by China's Tencent

    U.S. social media site Reddit Inc. said Monday it has raised 300 million U.S. dollars in Series D round led by China's internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd., which pushed the company's market valuation to 3 billion dollars.


  • Economic Watch: Tech giants lavish lucky money in mobile users race

    A week ahead of Chinese New Year, many Chinese are busy collecting red envelopes, not from their relatives or friends but from deep-pocketed tech firms.


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