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‘Ababis’ and ‘Star Wnrs’: Knockoffs thrive in China e-commerce

  Sneakers on a popular Chinese e-commerce platform look like Adidas, but are branded "Ababis". Underwear resembling Calvin Klein are called "Caiwen Kani". Toys with...

Alibaba Feels the Pinch From China’s Slowing Economic Growth

  China’s biggest e-commerce company is expecting rockier times ahead, a troubling sign for a vast economy that is one of the world’s most important...

China’s e-commerce explosion is creating massive cultural change in its rural areas

  Online shopping in China is reshaping economic opportunity outside of larger cities and creating unprecedented access to new products. The great leap forward: China’s lack of...

Shoppers in China’s heartland towns have given rise to a new e-commerce giant

  For the past several months, the most-downloaded shopping app for the iPhone in China hasn’t been Alibaba’s Taobao or Tmall. Nor has it been...

Chinese Vice Premier urges open e-commerce markets

  Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang on Friday called on countries throughout the world to open e-commerce markets for each other to brace for the...

Beijing’s e-commerce transactions to surpass 2.5 trillion yuan in 2018

  Beijing Municipal Commission of Commerce has said that e-commerce transactions in the city are expected to exceed 2.5 trillion yuan (385 billion U.S. dollars)...

Zhima Credit to do away with deposits

Zhima Credit, the online credit scoring service of e-commerce giant Alibaba, said on Wednesday that it would invest 1 billion yuan (1 million) to...

Business and academics at risk of losing out as China tightens online censorship

  Frank Chen’s e-commerce business has nothing to do with politics but he worries it might be sunk by the Communist Party’s latest effort to...