Tokyo prosecutors will look into how Nissan Motor Co. former Chairman Carlos Ghosn jumped bail and fled Japan, a senior prosecutor said Sunday.
Luxury brand Louis Vuitton is closing a major store in a high-end Hong Kong shopping center often targeted by protesters.
The cosmetic surgery market in China reached 256 billion yuan ($36.71 billion), growing at an annual compound growth rate of 30 percent in the past five years, according to a report released on Thursday by cosmetic surgery app Gengmei, which means "more beautiful" in Chinese.
China's A-share market saw considerable growth in the volume and value of initial public offerings (IPO) in 2019, according to a report released by global auditing and consultancy firm PwC.
A worldwide survey of chief executives by The Conference Board said a recession in 2020 is their greatest fear — the second year in a row business leaders listed an economic slowdown as their biggest concern.
Four mayors from America's heartland made the most of their first trip to China, building personal connections and learning about a range of business opportunities.
Shanghai launched a new scheme to improve its business environment on Thursday, vowing to streamline administrative approvals via single-window platforms in different sectors.
China's whopping $9.2 billion box office revenue in 2019 officially set a new annual domestic record. The 2018 record was broken as early as Dec 13, 2019 when the total box office gross revenue exceeded 60.7 billion yuan for the entire year of 2018.
Hong Kong ranked first in the global IPO market in 2019, with total fundraising reaching HK$315.5 billion ($40.5 billion), 10 percent higher than in 2018, according to data released by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) on Thursday.
By the end of 2018, there were approximately 67 million pet cats in China, a report by consulting firm Frost &Sullivan said. It noted that the love for cats by Chinese consumers has created a market worth 60.2 billion yuan in 2018.
Ahead of the approaching Year of the Rat, the Lego Group, one of the world's leading manufacturers of toys and play materials, has unveiled two new Lunar New Year sets－Lion Dance and Chinese New Year Temple Fair. In 2019, Lego opened 73 new stores in 16 cities in China and will open 80 new stores this year.
The champion in terms of revenue was Pop Mart during the 2019 Singles Day festival, which combates other bands by selling at decent prices, relying on own brands and innovating a completely new toy category.
In a world fraught with uncertainties, foreign firms in China have something certain to expect for 2020 and beyond: a more law-based business environment.
The new foreign investment law reflects China's strong determination to build a more open and fair market for foreign firms, Stephen Perry, chairman of Britain's 48 Group Club, told Xinhua in a recent interview.
In its latest move to cut the reserve requirements, China's central bank has stepped up efforts to spur the real economy and lower social financing costs.
The claim that foreign firms are leaving China in droves does not hold up as it is impossible for them to ignore the market, said an article published on the website of China's top economic planner.
Since entering to 2020, what do some Chinese entrepreneurs in the field of smart technology, digital transformation, information industries and so forth say about China?
More international graduates are favoring Chinese technology companies to start their careers in recent years, according to a report issued Thursday by New York University Shanghai on the employment of the class of 2019.
Japanese prosecutors on Thursday searched a house in Tokyo where former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn lived while out on bail before he staged a dramatic escape from Japan.
The cotton output of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region exceeded 5 million tonnes, accounting for 84.9 percent of the total in China, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.
Shanghai Administration for Market Regulation granted its first business license to a foreign-invested enterprise funded by a Chinese individual on Wednesday, as the country's new Foreign Investment Law came into effect.
Authorities have cracked down on peer-to-peer (P2P) online lending firms in north China's Shanxi Province.
China's derivatives market is expected to embrace a big round of opening-up this year as the country's policymakers aim to facilitate high-quality development by encouraging greater participation of foreign investors and drawing more long-term institutional capital into the Chinese financial industry.
China will continue to lead growth in the global luxury goods market, with the boom in the online luxury retail industry especially in lower-tier cities due to growing demand from tech-savvy consumers who tend to pursue exquisite and high-end lifestyles, industry analysts and insiders said.
China has tackled major financial risks with all-out efforts and a deft hand in the past year, as existing hazards have been gradually dissolved and a more mature system put in place to forestall potential dangers.
China sees no industrial or supply chain exodus and such claims are overblown, China's top economic planner said.
China has accelerated the opening-up of its financial sector by launching a series of policies and measures last year, said financial practitioners and experts.
In a remarkable rise from last year, Chinese films secured eight places in the rankings of the top 10 highest-grossing movies.
China's top four real estate developers saw their sales exceed 550 billion yuan (about $78.84 billion) as of the end of this year, the China Securities Journal reported by citing an industry report.
This year is destined to be a major one for China, as the country is set to become a moderately well-off society and to have eliminated all forms of extreme poverty in time for next year's 100th anniversary of the Communist Party of China.