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Economic data point to further growth

China released upbeat macroeconomic data on Tuesday indicating that the economy remained on solid footing at the start of the year, and analysts said the trend will continue through the year.

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Retail sales growth strongest in a year

China’s retail sales growth picked up to 10.8 percent year-on-year in November, the highest this year. This, together with other improving indicators, shows the economy may be stabilizing, analysts said.

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China’s malls can weather e-commerce threat: report

Developers are still optimistic about building new malls in China despite the growth of e-commerce, though a report says the malls will have to feature new technologies and smart design to stay relevant. With more than 4,000 new malls opening by the end of 2015, consumption by Chinese consumers is still strong despite the economy’s […]

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Small stores rely on new retail revolution

For the past eight months, 31-year-old He Chang has been promoting his products on what is arguably China’s most powerful retail marketing tool, and they have been selling like hotcakes. His Chinese pancakes, or jianbing guozi — a famous product enjoyed by millions of people for centuries — have become a hot topic on Sina […]

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