China’s economy today is driven more by domestic consumption than exports. To what extent are exports still vital to China’s growth? China’s phenomenal growth and rising prosperity over the past four decades was kickstarted by export manufacturing. This remains a crucial part of the economy even though domestic demand is becoming ever more important. But […]
From stats on online gaming revenues to tier-one home sales, the China data you need to know. Anyone travelling by subway in China will notice one thing: nearly everyone is busy with their smartphone. For some it is social media and for others it is games. It’s no wonder then that online gaming is soaring in popularity. […]
One of many economic indicators, China’s imports continue to inch up, but only just.
With the Made in China 2025 plan, the government is trying to give the manufacturing sector a major boost. A look at the sectors that will get a fillip.
A huge shift in trade and relations could be underway across Eurasia, and China’s New Silk Road policy is at the heart of it
The Chinese economy is slowing and that has significant ramifications for things like capital and the Renminbi. Is there a silver lining in all this?
A look at how Chinese outbound investment in auto is rising and how marquee brands like Volvo Cars and Manganese Bronze now belong to Chinese companies.
Politics can often be a deal breaker in business between India and China. But now that might change due to changes in both economies.
This week, China’s exports and imports data showed robust growth despite forecasts that were less rosy; and Alibaba’s financial arm Alipay got a makeover.
Do state-owned enterprises still hold sway over the Chinese economy? Economist Nicholas Lardy responds to that question, and lists out the five common misconceptions about China.