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China Archives

Frugal is the new cool for young Chinese as economy falters

Social media discussions have sprung up to share money-saving tips, such as the 'Live off 1600 yuan a month' challenge.

Where tech and the human touch combine: Honor’s new Life Store

The recent unveiling of Chinese tech brand Honor’s Life Store has showcased the critical role bricks-and-mortar is now p...

China’s ‘618’ shopping festival to test shoppers’ urge to splurge

The 618 event was conceived by in 2004 to celebrate its anniversary.

US prepares to implement ban on Xinjiang goods on June 21

"We're all on a very tight timeframe," Elva Muneton, CBP's acting executive director for the UFLPA Implementation Task F...

How China’s retail revolution could change the way the world shops

What will China’s “retail revolution” bring to the rest of the world? Here are five concepts for global consumers to be ...

Hong Kong and China move closer to partial border reopening

Delegations from the two governments met in the tech hub of Shenzhen on Thursday to discuss protocols.

China’s retail sales record double-digit growth

In September, the retail sales surged 4.4 per cent year on year and 1.9 per cent compared to the previous month.

China’s austerity pitch plan wipes US$120 billion off European luxury brands

Several analysts used the slide to recommend investors bet that luxury stocks' heady resurgence from Covid-19.

Foreign brands under attack in China for ‘misleading shoppers’

The China Economic Daily praised the market regulator for "catching the lying Canada goose across the Pacific".

China issues draft rules banning unfair competition in the internet sector

Business operators should not use data, algorithms or other technical means to hijack traffic or influence users' choice...