China has been the third-largest market for the smart brand of micro-cars by Mercedes-Benz, presenting great potential to be the No 1 market for the German automaker in the near future, said company executives.
Heixiazi Island, a border island linking China and Russia, opened as a resort destination for Chinese tourists on Wednesday as part of an experiment to see if that change will prove mutually beneficial to the tourism industries in both countries.
The mission of David Calhoun, chief executive officer of The Nielsen Company, one of the world's leading suppliers of marketing and media information, TV ratings, online intelligence and cell phone data, is to measure the world in a "watch and buy" way.
China Kweichow Moutai Distillery Co, the parent of the world's second-largest listed distiller by market capitalization, forecast a 15 percent increase in output this year as the country's rising incomes boost alcohol demand.
Stocks on the Chinese mainland fell, sending the benchmark index to the lowest level in a week, on speculation the central bank may keep raising interest rates and tightening policies will slow economic growth and curb commodities demand.