Posts Tagged ‘sourcing’

Alibaba Closes Offices In India

China and IndiaOver the past few months, China-based Alibaba has closed four enterprise e-commerce platform offices in India. According to reports in …


Apple Watch Sales Uncovered In China

Similar to the Chinese government, which considers dissemination of seemingly innocuous data as capital crimes, Apple also strives to keep a tight lid on its new product statistics to help control its stock price and manage investor expectations. So recent data published by a Chinese third-party mobile data service platform called TalkingData claims to have […]


Chinese Government Statistics Show Internet Retail’s Fast Growth

Leading e-commerce operators like JD.com and Taobao.com are helping to push Chinese online retail sales higher. The National Bureau of Statistics of China released its latest report showing that during the first half of 2015, China’s Internet retail sales reached CNY1.646 trillion, representing a year-on-year increase of 39.1%. Of the total Internet retail sales, physical […]


Vietnamese Government Cancels Foxconn’s Mobile Phone Plans

The Vietnamese government is canceling plans for Taiwan-based Foxconn to manufacture mobile phones in the country. An official from the government of Vietnam revealed that their related department has cancelled the investment license issued to Foxconn Group for the construction of a USD200 million mobile phone plant in Vietnam. Nguyen Tien Hanh, head of investment […]


Deciphering Alibaba CEO’s Letter To Investors

China’s Alibaba starts selling stakes in its Cayman Island company Alibaba Group Holding Limited today in the United States. In a “Letter From Jack Ma” which was filed last Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Ma “Jack” Yun outlines expectations, caveats, and hopes for armchair investors in his extended family of Chinese e-commerce businesses. […]


Chinese Government Blocks Symantec, Kaspersky From Procurement List

The Chinese government has reportedly excluded the American anti-virus company Symantec and Russian anti-virus company Kaspersky from its list of qualified suppliers. People’s Daily, an official newspaper of the Chinese government, previously revealed via its social media channel that the Chinese government procurement department had excluded Symantec and Kaspersky from its information security software suppliers […]


Alibaba Attacks Fake Chinese Goods Ahead Of IPO

Because Chinese manufacturers have a poor overseas reputation for creating shoddy goods and the Chinese government has been criticized for not doing enough to halt fake products, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is now trying to cull counterfeit goods from its own websites. Alibaba announced on its English blog that the group’s international B2B website Alibaba.com […]


Suning Building New Electronics Logistics Base In Shanghai

Suning Commerce Group will build a new logistics base in Fengxian, Shanghai, to support its growth in eastern China. With an area of 250,000 square meters, this new project will be a regional management headquarters and distribution center which integrates procurement settlement, e-commerce, logistics, after-sales, customer services, and training functions for the company. The total […]


Vistra expands China operations with ICSME Corporate Services acquisition

Shanghai, China, November 16, 2013 /ChinaNewswire.com – Xinwengao.com/ – Vistra, the fast growing global independent trust and fiduciary firm, announced today the acquisition of ICSME’s corporate services division. Founded in 2007, ICSME is a privately held full-service turnkey market entry service provider for international companies entering the Chinese market. The acquisition of ICSME’s corporate services … >>>


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China Lifts Gaming Consoles Ban In Shanghai Pilot Free-Trade Zone

Partially ending a 13-year ban, the State Council of China has issued word that foreign companies are allowed to engage in gaming device production and sales in the Shanghai Pilot Free-Trade Zone. Those gaming products can then be sold to the Chinese market with the approval of the related culture administrative departments. According to the […]