A global survey ranking the top 104 financial centres puts 12 in China – against six in the United States.
02 October 2019
The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region in general, and China in particular, is becoming the world’s financial powerhouse, home to the lion’s share of the world’s leading financial centres, a comprehensive survey shows. More
Neighbouring textile giants Mainland China and India are taking separate paths, with the first focusing on hi-tech while the second concentrates on handicrafts.
04 September 2019
Exhibitors from numerous countries and regions filled the aisles at this year’s HKTDC Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair with an incredible variety of colourful linens, yarns and fabrics.More
Research shows that consumers in Mainland China are willing to look abroad for new food experiences.
21 August 2019
An eagerness to try new food experiences, confidence in the safety of certified packaged foods, and a willingness to pay more for quality, healthy items make Mainland China an enticing market for food exporters worldwide. More
A recent HKTDC-led Hong Kong business delegation to Thailand explored cooperation opportunities.
14 August 2019
Exchanges between China and Thailand date back as far as the Han Dynasty 2,000 years ago; Thailand’s status as a key ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) member and China’s Belt and Road Initiative mean these well-established ties are becoming more extensive and stronger. More
The biggest bank in Japan has won approval to settle transactions in renminbi, which could be a boon for the Belt and Road Initiative.
07 August 2019
The news that MUFG Bank – the largest banking group in Japan – has won approval to settle transactions in renminbi, the currency of Mainland China, is being seen by observers as a clear sign of a warming in relations between Tokyo and Beijing, as well as an indication of greater cooperation to come. More
Beijing-based Silk Road Fund confirms go-ahead of joint venture with Saudi Arabia's Acwa Power green utilities group.
31 July 2019
Mainland China's Silk Road Fund (SRF) has announced plans to acquire a 49% stake in Acwa Power Renewable Energy Holding (APRE), the renewable-energy platform developed by Riyadh-headquartered utilities business Acwa Power. More