BRICS summit to lift global growth

Event to send positive signals for open markets at a critical time The upcoming BRICS Summit is expected to be a force strongly propelling global economic growth and sending positive signals for open markets, both crucial at a time when the world’s economic recovery remains unsteady, Foreign Minister Wang Yi […]

‘Legaltech’ growth promises big gains

If technology used to improve financial services is called fintech, you may be forgiven for coining the term “legaltech” to describe technology used to give legal services the 21st century touch. Rapid development of artificial intelligence or AI and business-friendly government policies are helping modernize China’s legal services, said Liu […]

China delivers promise on reforms

BEIJING – With top-level design and solid implementation, China has made significant progress in carrying out hundreds of reforms that have improved the country’s economic and social outlook. Thanks to environmental reform efforts implemented since 2013, the average annual density of fine particulate matter PM 2.5 dropped more than 30 percent […]

IPO set to ride into history books

Changzhou Youon poised to be first listed bike-sharing company in China Subscriptions for the initial public offering of Changzhou Youon Public Bicycle System began on Monday, in what will be the first listed bike-sharing company in China after it floats on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. According to its prospectus, Youon […]

Didi and Careem to ride in 2 markets

China’s ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing announced on Tuesday that it will invest in Dubai-based ride-hailing platform Careem, as part of a new partnership agreement between the two companies, to grow their networks in the Middle East and North Africa. It marks Didi’s latest move to strengthen the company’s global presence, […]