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  • Interview: Africa free trade deal brings more opportunities for cooperation with China: ambassador

    The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement which takes effect on Thursday will help forge closer economic and trade ties with China, said Chinese ambassador to the African Union (AU).


  • China could play key role in helping Africa achieve free trade benefits: Kenyan expert

    China could play a key role in helping Africa to achieve the benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), a Kenyan expert said on Friday.


  • China (Hainan) Pilot Free Trade Zone

    Hainan Free Trade Zone continues opening-up to the outside world.


  • Cross-border e-commerce "hatching base" launched in Liaoning FTZ

    A "hatching base" for cultivating talents in cross-border e-commerce was launched Thursday within a free trade zone (FTZ) in northeast China's Liaoning Province.


  • Henan Pilot Free Trade Zone holds first forum for high-quality dev. on Mon. 

    The first forum for high-quality development of the China (Henan) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) was successfully held in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan province on Monday. 


  • Pilot FTZs to get boost in new year

    The nation will accelerate the development of pilot free trade zones and ports via policy innovation and adequately expand their size to advance all-round opening-up in 2019, said commerce officials.


  • China, Germany pledge to jointly protect free trade, world order

    China and Germany on Monday agreed to join hands to safeguard free trade and the international order.


  • Liaoning FTZ unveils steps to improve business environment

    The China (Liaoning) Pilot Free Trade Zone will come out with more measures to improve the overall environment at the FTZ and make it more appealing to businesses, a senior local official said.


  • Hainan Development Holdings to establish JV with Xiamen ITG Group

    Hainan Development Holdings Co., Ltd had signed an agreement with Xiamen ITG Group on Wednesday on setting up a joint venture to promote the development of service trade in Hainan province and support the construction of Hainan Free Trade Zone.


  • Backgrounder: China's pilot FTZs see rapid development over past five years

    China has approved the establishment of its 12th Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) in the southern island province of Hainan, demonstrating its unshakable faith in pushing ahead reform and opening-up.


  • Canada takes sector-by-sector approach for bigger trade deal with China, Canadian officials say

    Canada is taking a sector-by-sector approach as it pursues a free-trade deal with China, the country's senior officials told Canadian reporters in a teleconference from Beijing.


  • China expects finalization of RCEP negotiations in 2019

    China expects to finalize negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in 2019.


  • Chinese premier advocates free trade, multilateralism in Singapore speech

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday called for global efforts to uphold free trade and multilateralism so as to realize world peace and global common prosperity.


  • Chilean Senate approves protocol of deepening free trade agreement with China

    The Chilean Senate approved the protocol of deepening the Free Trade Agreement with China, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) quoted a Chilean newspaper as saying on Tuesday.


  • Xinhua Headlines: Li's trip a big boost for stronger Eurasian partnership, connectivity

    As economic globalization continues to lose momentum while protectionism and unilateralism rise, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's Eurasian trip has offered China's answer on how to steer the world economy out of difficulties through concerted efforts...


  • China publishes plan for Hainan free trade zone

    China rolled out a plan on Tuesday for establishing its southern island province of Hainan as a pilot free trade zone (FTZ).


  • China, Netherlands eye more open, pragmatic cooperation to safeguard multilateralism, free trade

    China and the Netherlands on Monday pledged to jointly safeguard multilateralism and free trade by carrying out more open and pragmatic cooperation, against the backdrop of a complicated international situation with increasing uncertainties.


  • China, Netherlands call for free trade against protectionism

    China and the Netherlands on Monday appealed for global efforts to promote free trade and safeguard multilateralism in order to tackle the common challenges confronting the world.


  • Spotlight: Li's Tajikistan trip forges closer SCO ties, firm support for free trade

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Sunday wrapped up his first visit to Tajikistan, forging closer ties with regional countries who jointly voiced firm support for free trade and multilateral economic cooperation.


  • Shanghai's further opening-up attracts more foreign investors

    At the forefront of China's opening-up drive, Shanghai is attracting more foreign investors with a spate of new measures in multiple sectors.


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