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FILE - In this Dec. 30, 2016, file photo, smoke and steam spew from the sprawling complex that is a part of the Jiujiang steel and rolling mills in Qianan in northern China's Hebei Province. The commerce Department is urging President Donald Trump to impose tariffs or quotas on imported aluminum and ...

The gala, televised by China's state broadcaster, featured a well-known Chinese actress as an African woman with exaggerated buttocks, a large chest and a .... In 2016, a television commercial for a Chinese laundry detergent, Qiaobi, featured an African man with paint splattered on his face and T-shirt.
... products from China were issued on January 4, 2018 following affirmative findings of dumping and subsidization by the Department of commerce and a unanimous finding by the U.S. International Trade Commission that the domestic industry is materially injured by unfairly traded Chinese imports.

The supply chain group Tigers has supported the US manufacturer K&N engineering to enter the China e-commerce market through the launch of a new ... "We launched the Tmall project to increase K&N Engineering's presence in China, and to create a streamlined purchasing experience for Chinese ...
The Chinese e-commerce giant said in a statement Wednesday that it had entered into agreements with investors including Hillhouse capital, Sequoia China and Tencent. JD.com will continue to be a majority shareholder in its logistics arm, JD Logistics, with an 81.4 percent stake. The firm said it expects ...
On Sunday, China's commerce ministry announced an investigation into whether about $1 billion of US sorghum exports to China were dumped or ... Mitchell notes that the measure was a painless one for Beijing because sorghum is a small part of the feed market; if push came to shove, Chinese farmers ...
The Belt and Road Initiative should also be propelled to help less-developed countries narrow the "digital divide," with measures to foster e-commerce professionals, according to Wang. China's e-commerce sector has witnessed booming development. Its e-commerce exports surged 41.3 percent last year, ...
China's e-commerce exports surged 41.3 percent to 33.65 billion yuan last year, while imports rocketed by 116.4 percent to 56.59 billion yuan. Chinese customs handled 660 million manifests for e-commerce trade in the past year, 8.4 times as much as for conventional imports and exports, according to Yu.
"China has about over 700 Internet users, and 91% are smartphone users - that's why most of the e-commerce sales for example, during Singles Day, over 90% are mobile," said Kestrel Lee, principal analyst for Greater China at Econsultancy, while discussing these and other findings during a recent ...
Commercial exploration of space will become an unstoppable trend as more strong private start-ups enter the commercial aerospace industry in China, said experts. As the world held its breath in anticipation of SpaceX's launch of Falcon Heavy, a Chinese individually-funded satellite was launched last ...
The intellectual-property investigation centers on China's technology-transfer policies. "China will pay close attention to the investigation and will take all appropriate measures to resolutely safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of the Chinese side," a spokesman for the Chinese Ministry of commerce ...
BETHESDA, MD -- Each year, The Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce plans a trip for residents to explore exotic places. This year's trip is to China, and The Chamber will hold an informational session next week for interested residents. The Chamber is offering an eight day trip to China from Oct.
Noting that last fall Pakistan refused to capitulate to China's demand to accept Chinese currency within the Gwadar free zone, Ann Wagner asked if they see Beijing's funding conditions for the China-Pakistan economic corridor becoming a wedge issue that inhibits cooperation between the two countries.
That makes it almost twice as valuable as exports of Chinese aluminum alloy sheet to the U.S., also subject to recent trade action by Washington, which is being seen as another possible trigger for Beijing's move. Like the U.S. aluminum investigation, China's commerce ministry investigation into sorghum was self-initiated.

Standard Bank says its new deal with Chinese card payments company UnionPay International will open China's e-commerce marketplace for the bank's ... "The combination of Standard Bank's existing relationship with the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and now also UnionPay International is ...
The state-owned Commercial aircraft Corp of China -- or Comac for short -- says it has secured more than 700 orders for its narrow-body C919 plane. Germany's PuRen airlines and City Airways of Thailand are among the aircraft's foreign buyers, but the majority of customers remain Chinese leasing ...
Chinese online retail and logistics giant JD.com has outlined plans to expand in Europe over the coming years, setting the stage for a showdown with both Amazon and Chinese online retail rival Alibaba. Speaking with media, Richard Liu, founder and chief executive of JD, said his company will launch its ...
He has labeled the challenges posed by the Chinese economy as a threat to United States national security and opened separate trade investigations related to Chinese steel and aluminum imports and into whether Chinese stole intellectual property. In its statement, China's commerce Ministry did not link ...
The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is slated to be held in Shanghai, a global financial hub, in November 2018. It will be co-hosted by the Chinese Ministry of commerce (MoC) and Shanghai's municipal government. Preparations are underway for the gigantic event, which is expected to attract over ...
Witness the above, which is Chinese sneaker company Anta's most recent Klay Thompson commercial, in which a Chinese director (who's speaking with a ... Houston rockets remain Chinese fans' favorite team, Thompson's Golden State Warriors have a legitimate and dedicated following in China, and as ...
Alibaba, China's biggest e-commerce company, reported a 56 percent increase in third-quarter revenue, beating analysts' expectations as the firm shrugged off any concerns about a market slowdown. The company also said it would buy a 33 percent stake in its payment affiliate Ant Financial in exchange ...
A Chinese shopping app known for offering mind-bogglingly cheap group deals has surged in popularity recently -- and come into the crosshairs of ... cities through rural areas," Cao Lei, director of the China e-commerce Research Center, told Sixth Tone, using a reference to Communist Party war tactics.
Alibaba is one of the world's largest tech companies. But for its new global-facing ad campaign, it's embracing the small underdog. The e-commerce giant recently unveiled three clips timed to the run-up to the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics (though only the first will air on TV, and only in China). Intended for ...
Intel may have informed Chinese companies about 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre' security flaws before telling the U.S. government, according to a Wall Street Journal ... Walden, who is also a chair on the House, Energy and commerce Committee, says the Committee is asking top companies what they knew.
Theresa may is to embark on a three-day visit to China to boost "vital" trade and investment ties. The prime minister will arrive in the country on Wednesday and travel to Wuhan, Beijing and Shanghai. She will hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping and meet business leaders and students. Issues likely to be discussed ...
Two of the three richest people in China may have been from the internet and e-commerce space in 2017, but the top three sectors by the number of ... What stood out in the Jiemian list was that the top three sectors by the number of Chinese billionaires were not related to internet or e-commerce. Instead ...
Alibaba Group, China's largest e-commerce company, is expanding into mobile gaming in India, where its mobile browser is the most popular by market ... Similar to the Chinese market, India has a large population of more than a billion people, and is now the world's second-largest smartphone market.
"Collectively, once these China tech companies start trading, they could surpass market capitalization of a couple hundred billion dollars or more," said David ... Other unicorn-funded Chinese tech companies could soon follow with IPOs, including ride-sharing service Didi Chuxing; e-commerce site ...
Wang, once the wealthiest businessman in China, had been trying since September 2016 to fund the delisting of Wanda Commercial Properties from the Hong Kong exchange, aiming to list it in Shanghai for higher valuation. The exercise is estimated to cost HK$30 billion, according to investment bankers.
Driverless delivery vehicles for Chinese e-commerce company JD.com are tested in Tianjin. Photo: AFP. Thus some Economists are cautiously optimistic about 2018. However, the rosy numbers also provide reason for worry, as the recovery in growth has not yet proved to be broad-based. For instance ...
The newest venture in 1-800-Flowers.com's disruptive journey is the adoption of AI and the transition toward conversational commerce. The company made its leap into the segment by launching a chatbot on facebook Messenger in April of 2016 -- a move that was prompted by its customers. "We need to ...
The U.S. Commerce Department on Friday amended the dumping margin assigned to Baoding Mantong Fine chemistry Co. Ltd. in the final results of an administrative review of its antidumping duty order on glycine from China, covering entries from March 1, 2010, through Feb. 28, 2011, commerce ...
Juliette Gimenez, CEO and co-founder at Goxip, said on Friday that the Chinese photo-editing applications maker was the biggest contributor to its series A funding round, making it the first e-commerce company in which Xiamen-based Meitu has invested. "Meitu will be a strategic partner," Gimenez told ...
JD.com is preparing its U.S. debut, with a beachhead in Los Angeles, according to Bloomberg. The $68 billion company has said previously it wanted to start online sales in Europe and the U.S. by the second half of 2018. JD.com, which is eyeing Los Angeles coast because of its large Chinese population, ...
commerce ministry spokesman Gao Feng made the comments during a regular weekly briefing in Beijing. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Wednesday the United States is not starting a trade war but trying to level the playing field of global commerce and fend off Chinese protectionism, ...
China's second-largest e-commerce firm, JD.com, could take its logistics business public and it may consider a dual listing, the company's chief said this week. Speaking to CNBC in Davos, Switzerland at the annual World Economic Forum meeting, JD Founder and CEO Richard Liu said considerations ...
The U.S. Commerce Department issued affirmative final determinations in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of fine denier polyester staple fiber from the China and India, finding that exporters from those countries received countervailable subsidies of 41.73% to 47.55% and 9.5% to 25.28%, ...
These moves came after several attempts by the United States to block China's investments from entering its market, including investments from China's e-commerce giant Alibaba and from leading Chinese phone maker Huawei Technologies. These protectionist actions, which came just a month after the ...
The investigation particularly focused on China's policies on technology transfer, intellectual property, and innovation; if USTR finds such practices are unreasonable or discriminatory and burden or restrict U.S. commerce, it has the authority to take all appropriate and feasible action, under Section 301.
Alibaba on Thursday reaffirmed its commitment to combat China's poverty and improve the country's rural economy by utilizing its core competence of e-commerce and digital analytics. Speaking at a summit attended by officials from Ministry of Agricultural, Ministry of commerce, and the Food and ...
Qudian Inc., a Chinese e-commerce business that provides cash credit products via mobile technology, extended its business into the auto finance sector. ... The penetration rate for financial leasing solutions in China in new car sales has been historically lower compared with developed countries.
When Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited (SEHK:1398) announced its most recent earnings (30 September 2017), I compared it against two factor: its historical earnings track record, and the performance of its industry peers on average. Being able to interpret how well Industrial and ...
Eschewing high-profile diplomacy, China kept its bilateral focus on commerce and investment, with a consistent emphasis on"win-win" cooperation, which ... prompting fears among some Western legislators that the acquisitions might give the Chinese government influence over crucial commercial assets.
Airbus is scheduled to deliver an update on Monday about orders and sales from its commercial aircraft division, and investors hope to get some clarity on the future of the A380 superjumbo jet. Orders for the A380, a humongous double-decker, have slowed, and its fate may hinge on how many more of the ...
Gov. Bill Walker says he's working on establishing Anchorage as a pass-through route to China for passenger flights. The goal is to bring an influx of tourists to the state and enable new business opportunities, Walker's office said in a statement. Transportation Commissioner Mark Luiken is working to ...
Most recently, China last week inaugurated four new commercial air routes in the Taiwan strait without informing Taiwan. In doing so, Beijing ignored a prior agreement with Taipei, dating to 2015, in which China agreed to launch only one of five new routes it had previously announced without consulting ...
China's e-commerce market is growing much faster in western and central provinces than in the richer coastal regions, according to a recent report by tech giant Alibaba Group. The biggest rises in online retail sales during the first 11 months of 2017 were posted by Gansu Province, Guizhou Province and ...


 

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