High-quality growth will be key word in top economic meeting, say experts

The GDP growth target for next year might be set at 6.5 percent amid China’s transition from high-speed growth to high-quality growth, Securities Daily reported Monday, citing a partner with Ruihua Certified Public Accountants.

WTO director-general warns of protectionism

The director-general of the World Trade Organization (WTO) warned Sunday that “the threat of protectionism remains present” and insisted that “trade and technology are solutions” to world development.

WTO meeting opens in Buenos Aires with emphasis on multilateral trade

The 11th World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference opened here Sunday with an emphasis on open and multilateral trade.

China tops in Sri Lanka’s FDI for 2017

China has accounted for 35 percent of foreign direct investments (FDI) into Sri Lanka up to September this year, with FDI for 2017 expected to total $1.36 billion, local media reported on Saturday.

China asks WTO members to safeguard multilateral trade

China on Saturday encouraged the members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) to safeguard multilateral trade and jointly build an open global economy.

US tax overhaul’s lure could be deceptive

Chinese scholars said market expectations should remain objective on Washington’s approval of a tax overhaul and they expect its benefits targeting special groups in the United States will be limited.

China could become world’s largest importer within five years: Report

China is expected to overtake the United States to become the world’s largest importer within five years, a leading Chinese investment firm said Monday.