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Beyond Amazon and Alibaba: what’s next for e-commerce?

(Source: techcrunch.com)

How do you outsmart an 800 lb gorilla?  E-commerce retailers in the two biggest markets – China and the U.S. – grapple with this question every day. 992 more words

Technology

Trendlines sets up JV in Shanghai

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

THE Trendlines Group on Monday announced that it has together with Chinese private equity firm Shoushan Wealth Holdings, set up China-Israel New Trend (Taizhou) Medical Technology. 109 more words

Money Matters

Heed the warnings on China’s economy

(Source: www.scmp.com)

If the mainland economy has outpaced its overall 2017 growth target in the second quarter; if the International Monetary Fund has revised upwards its growth predictions for this year and next; and if China is sitting on about US$3 trillion in reserves, why are the IMF and Beijing both concerned about debt? 434 more words

Current Affairs

Playing Chicken With China

Trump’s North Korea brinkmanship might seem scary, but it’s not that unusual.

By Graham T. Allison
The Wall Street Journal

Aug. 20, 2017 3:52 p.m. ET… 1,153 more words

China Resources Beer H1 profit up 93.4%, lags forecast

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

China Resources Beer (Holdings) Co Ltd on Monday posted a 93.4 per cent rise in first-half net profit thanks to higher average selling prices and improving sales due to warmer weather. 233 more words

Money Matters

USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship near Strait of Malacca -- Ten sailors missing

By HANNAH BEECH and MATTHEW HAAG

The New York Times
AUG. 20, 2017

USS John S. McCain, a guided-missile destroyer, seen after a collision, in waters off Singapore on Monday.Credit Ahmad Masood/Reuters… 988 more words

China to Relaunch One of the World's Fastest Bullet Trains

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

AUG. 21, 2017, 2:45 A.M. E.D.T.

BEIJING — China is relaunching one of the world’s fastest bullet trains, running at 350 kilometers (217 miles) per hour. 98 more words