Visit our new website: worldnews.easybranches.com

China’s premier pledges to open up more areas of economy to foreign firms

  • Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:26
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said the country would further open its services, manufacturing and mining sectors to the outside world, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported on Tuesday, even as foreign firms struggle with protectionist policies. The premier’s comments come as President Xi Jinping seeks to project China as the world’s leading free trade advocate and despite recent observations from some foreign companies that they are less welcome in China now than they were in the... South China Morning Post - China feed

Tags


Businessweek

Related Stories

Federer cruises into Australian Open third round
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:37

Reigning champion and title favourite Roger Federer sweeps into the Australian Open third round with a win over German Jan-Lennard Struff. ...

9 more Hong Kong flu patients die, bringing death toll to 32 for 2018, as Macau leader also sick
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:26

Nine more flu patients have died in Hong Kong this week, bringing the death toll since the start of the year to 32. The city’s Centre for Health...

Sri Lanka’s president is struggling to keep his promises of reform
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:09

AT THE time, it was seen as an astonishing victory. In retrospect, it was also something of a Pyrrhic one. Few expected Maithripala Sirisena to defeat...

Garcia shoots 66 to share clubhouse lead at Singapore Open
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:42

SINGAPORE (AP) -- Sergio Garcia opened his season with a 5-under 66 and a share of the clubhouse lead on Thursday in the first round of the wea...

China’s VPN Crackdown May Aid Government Surveillance
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:41

(WSJ) China’s clampdown on the cyber tunnels used to burrow through its Great Firewall may do more than further restrict internet access—it also ...

World’s largest subway system goes cashless as Shanghai Metro adopts QR code
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:09

From this weekend, Shanghai metro users will no longer need to worry about leaving their public transport cards at home or losing them, or queuing for...

Australian Open 2018 results and bracket: Garbine Muguruza, David Goffin eliminated
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:38

Two high seeds from either bracket were eliminated on the fourth day of the Australian Open. Two highly-ranked players fell on the fourth day of the A...

Premier League transfer news live: Staggering Sanchez deal, Man City to sign defender?
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:13

Follow talkSPORT.com's transfer live blogThursday, January 18, 2018January is another day older, and that means the transfer window is also another da...

2018 Australian Open: Bracket, schedule, and results for women's draw
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:38

We have daily coverage of the 2018 Australian Open, the first Grand Slam of the year. The defending champion for the 2018 Australian Open women’s si...

China's economy grows by 6.9% in 2017
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:30

The figure beats Beijing's official growth target of 6.5%, though some question China's GDP data. BBC News - Business

Apple to hire 20,000 workers in $350bn boost to US economy
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:21

Apple plans to build another corporate campus and hire 20,000 workers in the next five years as part of a $ 350bn (€286bn) commitment to th...

‘Crop Apartheid’: Malaysia lashes out after EU votes to ban palm oil biofuels
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:12

MALAYSIA’S government has lashed out at the EU Parliament on Thursday following a vote to ban palm oil biofuels from its renewable energy strate...


News Categories