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The Construction Bank of China in January 2016 became the first Chinese bank to open a branch in Switzerland . As Chinese investments increase in Switzerland , business for Chinese banks is also on the rise .[Detail]
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A face mask made by the Japanese company Shigematsu Works Co Ltd has been running out of stock on its online outlets, as many Chinese rush to protect themselves from the smog that has shrouded large swathes of northern China during the entire winter. [Detail]
Beijing issued Monday its first licenses for car-hailing app drivers, shortly after the country legalized these services and left it to local governments to define who is eligible to be such a driver. [Detail]
AIIB President Jin: Door will remain open for US to join
One year after opening with 57 charter members, the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank would still welcome the US to join its ranks, the bank's president Jin Liqun has said.[Detail]
More than 2,500 political and business leaders are swarming into the small Alpine town of Davos, Switzerland-and it isn't for the skiing. They're looking for solutions.[Detail]
With this year's "Chunyun," the name given for the travel rush around Spring Festival, starting from Jan 13, some parcel deliverymen have returned to their hometowns to celebrate China's most important family holiday.[Detail]
Li Ka-shing foresees HK realty recovery
Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing smiles during a news conference announcing CK Hutchison Holdings company results in Hong Kong on March 17 .The Bloomberg Billionaires Index values his wealth at $ 29.4 billion .[Detail]
Shanghai Huarui Bank, the first private bank in the city, is speeding up its lending to high-tech startups, said one of its senior executives.[Detail]
Premier Li Keqiang has pledged to implement more precise macroeconomic measures to tackle potential risks.[Detail]
Private Chinese firm inks int'l contract for commercial rocket launch
Landspace Technology Corporation, a private aerospace company based in Beijing, said it has secured a contract with Gomspace, a Danish company, to launch a series of satellites.[Detail]
The Chinese economy is likely to hit bottom in 2017 as several factors will combine to support the bottoming process , a Chinese economist said Saturday .[Detail]
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U.S. stocks ended mixed in the past week as investors were digesting newly released economic data and the remarks U.S. President-elect Donald Trump made in his first press conference since election.[Detail]
A model displays a Honda motorcycle during media day of the 95th European Motor Show for Cars and Motorcycles held in Brussels, capital of Belgium, Jan. 13, 2017. [Detail]
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By the end of last year , more than 30 third-party institutions were fined due to illegally embezzling provisions , data from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences showed .[Detail]
Internet major LeEco said on Friday it has raised 16.8 billion yuan ( $ 2.4 billion ) in funding led by Sunac China Holdings Ltd , a Hong Kong-listed real property developer , in a move to head off its financial woes , according to caixin media .[Detail]