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Alibaba aims to fulfill US jobs pledge

Jack Ma is acting to fulfill a promise he made to US President-elect Donald Trump: Get 1 million small- and medium-sized US businesses enrolled on his Alibaba online platforms to sell their products to China’s growing middle class and create 1 million jobs in the US.

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High-tech firms set sights on Chengdu

Chengdu is both a pioneer in the country’s opening-up and a leading destination for funds from international high-tech companies looking to invest in the region.

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Tencent’s stake could boost Tesla in China

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk just gained a massive and well-connected confidant to help him gain better access to China’s auto market: Tencent Holdings Ltd.

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Smartphones Score Big With Indian Cricket

Sport gives Chinese manufacturers a boost in market “It’s an invasion of Chinese brands,” an Indian cricket administrator is reported to have remarked last week after Oppo, a Chinese smartphone maker, shelled out $162 million to sponsor India’s national cricket teams for the next five years. While the comment may have been in jest, it […]

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Year of the Rooster meets the lobster

Will lobster one day become a Chinese New Year dinner staple like fish and dumplings?

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Farm, foreign food hot buys for holidays

Online sales for Spring Festival are booming, and products from rural China and overseas are hot, according to e-retailers and consultants.

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