Latest articles from China

Chinese cities on the rise

A McKinsey report says that by 2025, more than 100 of the world's leading cities in economic terms will be located in China

Hong Kong joins global IFC top three

Hong Kong is now the third most important financial centre in the world, according to think tank report

Investors deny Chinese property bubble exists

A group of Chinese officials and property investors at the Mipim real estate conference have rejected the widely held belief that the country's property sector has overheated

Think Tank: The rise of China as an outward investor

Stephen Goldsmith and Daniel Wagner chart the meteoric rise in China’s outward investment and analyse how it is impacting on both the global economy and China's relationships with other nations


Company profile: Foxconn focuses on inland China

In a drive to satisfy the world’s growing demand for electronic gadgets, the Taiwan-based company has committed to a multi-billion-dollar investment plan to move its Chinese production plants from the coast to inland provinces

China poised for overtime law review

A recent rash of suicides at Chinese electronics manufacturer Foxconn could significantly shake up the country’s labour regulations, particularly as a number of large foreign investors such as Apple, Dell and Hewlett-Packard have announced that they will be launching investigations.

The other China

The other China

Rapid growth, urbanisation and recently acquired purchasing power is tempting foreign direct investors away from China’s traditional hotspots and into more remote territories. By Y Y Tang

Global greenfield investment trends

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