Consumption growth in China is “very likely” to slow further this year as the economy cools, the commerce ministry said, underlining the rising risks facing the nation as it navigates a trade war with the United States.
The Olympic movement's new Chinese global sponsor, e-commerce group Alibaba, is turning heads at the Pyeongchang Winter Games promising to revolutionise the experience for spectators, from buying tickets to souvenirs.
Swatch's foray into electric car batteries, announced late last year, has investors wondering about the group's strategy in a shrinking market, with questions about the timetable and cost feasibility of the project.
Chanel and Nike have topped the retail category for brand perception in Asia, according to the 2016 Top 1000 Brands report. Samsung was the most recognised brand overall for the year, beating out rival Apple.
Apple hiked prices of iPads and iPods in Japan on Friday, becoming the latest and highest-profile brand to join a growing list of foreign firms asking Japanese consumers to pay more as a weakening yen squeezes income.
Forget the turkey and the football -- if it's Thanksgiving, why aren't you shopping? U.S. retailers trying to squeeze every extra cent out of shoppers are opening for Thanksgiving on Thursday, trying to get a jump on ...