Once again it is time for reflections and resolutions. For China, which sailed through a difficult year safe and sound, and with government promises of a more efficient and open economy, the country is ready to start a new journey.
The State Council made arrangements to optimize the business environment to stimulate market vitality and social creativity, at an executive meeting Wednesday.
- China's foreign exchange reserves rose for the 11th month in a row to 3.14 trillion U.S. dollars at the end of December, data from the central bank showed Sunday. more
- China and the United States have met a bumpy start to 2018 as scepticism about Chinese investment and trade are clouding over Washington. more
Beijing Municipal Commission of Commerce has said that e-commerce transactions in the city are expected to exceed 2.5 trillion yuan (385 billion U.S. dollars) by the end of 2018.
China's film industry achieved rapid growth in 2017, with both novice and veteran directors producing works catering to increasingly diverse demands.
China's manufacturing sector is expected to continue expanding in 2018 despite the slight decline of an index, said investment bank China International Capital Corporation (CICC).