Saturday, May 25, 2019

IPHONE 6 SALES FINALLY APPROVED

Almost a month after it was released in the USA and other countries, the iPhone has finally been approved for sale in China. Apple...

JOBS CREATED AMID ECONOMIC SLOWDOWN

China’s employed population in urban areas increased by 3.44 million in the first quarter of 2014, with the unemployment rate remaining low, the country’s...

YUE YUEN PRODUCTION CONTINUES AFTER STRIKE

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd, a maker of shoes for clients including Adidas AG and Nike Inc, said production at its Dongguan factory has...

SECOND-TIER CITIES IDEAL FOR JOBSEEKERS

University graduates are looking to second-tier cities because of greater job opportunities and lower property prices, a recent industry report shows. Suzhou topped a...

PROSPECTS BRIGHT FOR FOREIGN BANKS

Foreign banks continue to make inroads in China, but they remain marginal players in retail and consumer spaces. Still they slowly build market share...

CHINA’S HIGH SECURITY LAB TO TACKLE EBOLA

In a vital move in the fight against Ebola, China’s first high-security biosafety laboratory will be ready for use by December. The facility, located...

MINI STIMULUS TO BOOST SLOWING ECONOMY

China announced steps to boost its slowing growth, including extending tax breaks for small businesses and support measures for poor urban districts. Anticipation has...

MORE STIMULUS MEASURES EXPECTED

In September, China’s consumer inflation slowed more than expected to almost a five-year low. The drop has increased worries that global growth is experiencing...

GOVERNMENT JOB POPULAR AMONG YOUNG CHINESE

Young Chinese people still want to become public servants despite the country imposing the strictest ever scrutiny on officials, said Li Zhong, spokesperson for...

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The All-seeing Eye of Social Media

Thanks to the internet and social media, we can barely keep anything a secret anymore. There are even websites and online services now that...

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Leaders call for new playbook to accelerate gender equality

Global Leaders call for a new playbook to accelerate progress on gender equality at P&G WeSeeEqual Summit Procter & Gamble today hosted the second annual...

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MERIT Asia Summit 2019

When: 3-4 July 2019 Where: Marina Mandarin Singapore In July 2019, Singapore will be the centre of a vibrant two-day discussion around Leading People and Digital...