TOPLINE   As the world struggled to contain the coronavirus crisis, foreign direct investment in the United States plummeted 49% in 2020 while investment in China rose 4%, making China the largest recipient of foreign inflows for the first time, according to a report released Sunday by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. The operation...
El Año Nuevo Chino, también conocido como la Fiesta de la Primavera o Año Nuevo Lunar, puede ser una fecha que pase desapercibida en México, Estados Unidos, y otros países occidentales, sin embargo, es la fiesta más importante de China que también es celebrada en países como Vietnam, Rep. Corea, Malasia e Indonesia, y es...
BEIJING, 17 ene (Xinhua) — Unirse para construir una comunidad con un futuro compartido para la humanidad, un concepto histórico y filosófico presentado por el presidente chino, Xi Jinping, se ha transformado gradualmente en un consenso en medio de los crecientes desafíos globales. Hace cuatro años, en la Oficina de las Naciones Unidas en Ginebra,...
BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s industrial output rose at a faster-than-expected rate of 7.3% in December from a year ago, data showed on Monday, expanding for the ninth straight month as the vast manufacturing sector, aided by strong exports, continues its post-COVID recovery. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected annual industrial output growth to have eased...
The Chengdu-Chongqing regional economic zone whose construction began in January 2020 recorded major breakthroughs in mechanism innovation, infrastructure construction connection, and cooperation in economy and people’s livelihood during the past year, said a Xinhua report. The dual city economic circle, as the fourth pillar region following the Yangtze River Delta region, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater...
China will overtake the US to become the world’s largest economy by 2028, five years earlier than previously forecast, a report says. The UK-based Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) said China’s “skilful” management of Covid-19 would boost its relative growth compared to the US and Europe in coming years. Meanwhile India is tipped...
Jorge Millan & Ivan Hernandez Regardless the industry, scale or magnitude of your international purchase, the first stage of the project is to have a supplier that manufactures your products at competitive prices, with the delivery times that you expect under the desired quality standards. However, the main challenges and questions that international buyers face...
In August 6th, President Donald Trump issued an executive order that bans US individuals and companies from doing business with WeChat citing national security concerns. WeChat has also raised some concerns in other countries such as Australia and Canada and in June, WeChat was also banned in India. What is WeChat? WeChat is China´s most popular...
Finally, Canton Fair Spring edition is here! Yeah, Canton Fair is held twice a year which is in Spring and in Autumn (usually started from October). In this article, I will discuss everything regarding this first phase of Canton Fair.   Ready? Go! My journey was started by taking train from Shenzhen to Guangzhou. It was about...
What is the 4 points Fabric Inspection Standard? The quality of a finished item in the apparel industry mostly depends on the quality of fabric when it is collected as a roll from mills. Even it occupies 60/70 percent of total garments cost. Apparel industry should take some defensive actions to ensure the quality fabric...