Box office revenue in China declined sharply during the first three days of the National Day holiday compared with last year. It was the first plunge of holiday ticket sales in five years.
For decades, Hamleys in London's Regent Street battled it out with FAO Schwarz from New York to be known as the world's most prestigious toy store.
BRICS countries need to find their collective purpose again, given that some economies are weak, says Jim O'Neill, who coined the acronym BRIC in 2001 to describe Brazil, Russia, India and China as potential growth powerhouses. South Africa was added nine years later to make it BRICS.
Zhang Xueqing, a 32-year-old accountant, has recently been busy redecorating her apartment in Chengdu, while teaching her parents to use the face recognition door control system.1 Comment
Chinese enterprises' overseas investments will be more sustainable as China and the United Nations have launched a campaign on sustainable development for China's endeavor of going global.
The Chinese units of a former meat supplier for McDonald's and KFC China have been fined more than US$3.6 million for selling expired meat in a fast food safety scandal that erupted two years ago.
International airports have become the new battlefield for the country's top internet companies as they gear up for over-seas expansion by providing Chinese outbound travelers with more e-wallet services.
China's skincare and make-up sectors registered strong growth of 12 and 10 percent respectively last year with South Korean and Japanese brands making up the lion's share of the increase, according to an industry report.
Chinese listed companies are chasing insurance licenses, hoping to gain low-cost capital amid the economic slowdown.
It's official. BlackBerry Ltd, the Canadian company that invented the smartphone and addicted legions of road warriors to the "CrackBerry", has stopped making its iconic handsets.