The U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) on Friday announced sanctions on five Venezuelan officials, the latest move to pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
U.S. businesses paid an additional 2.7 billion U.S. dollars in tariffs in November 2018, according to data released Thursday.
China and the United States held the sixth round of high-level economic and trade consultations in Beijing from Thursday to Friday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday met with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who were here for a new round of China-U.S. high-level economic and trade consultations, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, saying "important progress for the current stage" was made after the two-day talks.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday met with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who were here for a new round of China-U.S. high-level economic and trade consultations, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Hundreds of thousands of users on Sina Weibo, the Chinese Twitter-like social media platform, have flocked to and followed the two official Weibo accounts newly created on Thursday afternoon by the Chinese People's Liberation Army Rocket Force.
Chinese social e-commerce platform Pinduoduo will spend at least 500 million yuan (73.8 million U.S. dollars) in subsidies to support sales of brand-name products in small cities and rural areas in 2019, the company announced Friday.
The China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission Beijing Office announced on Thursday it has issued guidelines for banking institutions on renewing micro and small business loans to shorten the financing chain and reduce financing costs.
China is racing to the forefront of the global artificial intelligence sector, with six domestic companies earning their place on a recent list of the top 100 AI startups in the world.
The top 10 sources of tourists in domestic tourism were Shanghai, Hangzhou, Beijing, Guangzhou, Hefei, Ningbo, Nanjing, Wuxi, Suzhou and Tianjin, with the tourists from Shanghai spending most.
China's aquaculture output exceeded 50 million tonnes in 2018, accounting for over 78 percent of the country's total aquatic products output, official data showed.
Northwest China's XinjiangUygur Autonomous Region will spend more than 10 billion yuan (1.48 billion US dollars) on railway construction this year, local authorities said Friday.
China's new yuan-denominated loans stood at 3.23 trillion yuan (about 477 billion U.S.dollars) in January 2019, up 328.4 billion yuan year on year, central bank data showed Friday.
China's ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing will cut 15 percent of its staff this year, or around 2,000 jobs, the company said Friday.Didi CEO Cheng Wei said the company will focus on its core mobility services and cut business units not critical to its main ride-hailing services.
Didi Chuxing, China's largest ride-hailing company, said Friday that it will slash 15 percent of its total staff, or about 2,000 employees, this year, as part of a broader push to focus on its most important ride-hailing business while shutting down or transferring peripheral business.
The foreign trade volume between northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and countries along the Belt and Road (B&R) totaled about 291.5 billion yuan (43 billion U.S. dollars) in 2018, up 13.5 percent year on year.
The cotton cultivation areas under the jurisdiction of the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps (XPCC), an economic and paramilitary organization, reported a record-high production last year, local authorities said Thursday.
China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) on Friday announced anti-dumping measures on imported white-feather broilers and chicken products that are originated from Brazil.
U.S. Federal Reserve governor Lael Brainard said on Thursday that the central bank should end the runoff of its balance sheet later this year.
China will raise the retail prices of gasoline and diesel starting Friday, the country's top economic planner said Thursday.
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has bought an 8 percent stake in Shanghai-headquartered video platform Bilibili Inc to seek monetization and growth synergies for online merchants and video content producers.
China's producer price index (PPI), which measures costs for goods at the factory gate, edged up 0.1 percent year on year in January, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Friday.
China's dairy industry has made great progress in improving product quality but much remains to be done to regain public confidence lost after a series of scandals a decade ago, according to a senior industry executive.
Demand for skilled workers is surging in Dongguan, a traditional manufacturing hub in the Pearl River Delta region, after the Spring Festival holiday, according to various companies and the city's human resources bureau.
"This data shows that Americans, not our foreign competitors, are the big losers in the trade war," Tariffs Hurt the Heartland Spokesman and former Congressman Charles Boustany said in a statement.
China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 1.7 percent year on year in January, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Friday.
Europe's copyright rules are about to be rewritten in a bid to ensure technology giants pay for the third-party creative content they use.
China's consumer price index, the main gauge of inflation, rose 1.7 percent in January year-on-year, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed on Friday.
Over 12 million couples have linked their accounts together over the past year, according to Taobao. Alibaba officially rolled out the new function "relative account" on Feb.
China has suspended the registration and approvals of direct selling and cracked down on irregularities in the health product market, the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Thursday.