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  • Interview: Chinese market is "source of innovation and knowledge," says Swiss university scholar

    Leading foreign firms realize that the Chinese market is not only big but also a source of innovation and knowledge, said Tomas Casas Klett, director of the China Competence Center at the University of St. Gallen.


  • China, Cambodia to move forward in building high-quality, high-level, high-standard community with shared future

    China and Cambodia on Monday pledged further efforts to advance the building of a high-quality, high-level, and high-standard China-Cambodia community with a shared future.


  • China to become PNG's most trustworthy partner in development course: Chinese FM

    China will become the most trustworthy partner for Papua New Guinea (PNG) in the latter's development process, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here on Sunday.


  • China hopes to conclude China-ASEAN FTA 3.0 negotiations ASAP

    China is willing to work with ASEAN to conclude the negotiations for version 3.0 of the China-ASEAN Free Trade Area (FTA) as soon as possible, China's Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen said on Wednesday.


  • Xinjiang's motorcycle production lines targeting Central Asian market go into operation

    The Horgos area of the Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on Saturday announced the official operation of two motorcycle production lines targeting the Central Asian market.


  • China aims to clinch more free trade agreements, vowing increased openness

    China plans to step up efforts to expand its global network of high-standard free trade areas in 2024, building on significant accomplishments in negotiating free trade agreements (FTAs) over the past year.


  • China unveils more innovations from pilot FTZs

    China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) has unveiled 47 new institutional innovations from the nation's pilot free trade zones (FTZs).


  • Shanghai Free Trade Zone sees more new firms, investment

    China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has seen an increasing number of newly established firms and an improving business environment over the past decade, said a white paper released Wednesday.


  • China's free trade zones set pace for reform

    Free Trade Zones (FTZs) have become pacesetters for China's reform and opening up, an official with the Ministry of Commerce said at a forum Wednesday.


  • Guangxi pilot FTZ at forefront of China-ASEAN cooperation

    The 20th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) has shone the spotlight on south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, a border region with strong ties with Southeast Asia.


  • China, Nicaragua ink free trade deal to boost economic ties

    China and Nicaragua on Thursday signed a free trade agreement (FTA) after year-long negotiations in the latest effort to enhance bilateral economic and trade cooperation.


  • A decade on, China's free trade zones become pacesetters for further reform and opening-up

    Since the establishment of the first pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) in Shanghai in 2013, China has so far boasted 21 FTZs and the Hainan Free Trade Port.


  • Version 3.0 China-ASEAN FTA holds 3rd round negotiations

    The opening ceremony of the third round of negotiations on Version 3.0 China-ASEAN Free Trade Area (FTA) was held Sunday in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, said the Ministry of Commerce.


  • China's promotion of free trade significant to development of world markets -- Japanese researcher

    China's open market has attracted the world's participation and China's promotion of free trade is significant to the sound development of markets around the world, Japanese researcher Kiyoyuki Seguchi has said.


  • China speeds up construction of Hainan Free Trade Port

    When Lin Guangming came to south China's Hainan Province in late 2020, he was fascinated by the rich opportunities offered by the fledgling Hainan Free Trade Port (FTP).


  • Construction of Hainan FTP progresses steadily

    Steady progress has been made in building China's island province of Hainan into a free trade port (FTP), according to a press conference of the Communist Party of China Hainan Provincial Committee on Monday.


  • Interview: Free trade with China helps foster export of Mauritian products, says industry leader

    The Free Trade Agreement between China and Mauritius is mutually beneficial, particularly for the latter, as vast opportunities have been created for Mauritius to boost the export of numerous products, an industry leader has said.


  • Xi Focus: Four years on, Hainan's free trade port construction in full swing

    China announced a decision to develop Hainan into a pilot free trade zone while gradually exploring and steadily promoting the establishment of an FTP with Chinese characteristics in 2018.


  • Across China: Traditional sugar-making proves to be lucrative business in China's Hainan

    For the Spring Festival holiday, Wu Shaoyu managed to sell 230,000 yuan (36,400 U.S. dollars) of hand-made sugar online.


  • Cambodia, China's Guangxi sign deal on trade promotion

    Cambodia and south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region have signed a memorandum of understanding on trade promotion, aiming at further boosting bilateral trade volume, the Cambodian Commerce Ministry said in a statement on Friday.-


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