Weekly LCL service widens appeal of China-Europe rail route

German logistics provider Dachser is offering a weekly scheduled less-than-container-load railway service between China and Europe in what will expand the appeal of the...

Italy jumps on the Chinese freight link bandwagon

Northern Italy and China will be linked by another cargo rail service from September. Faster than maritime shipping and cheaper than air freight, the...

Riding China’s Rise: The European Politicians in Beijing’s Orbit

David Cameron and Romano Prodi come from opposite ends of Europe’s political spectrum, but they have much in common. Both have left high office,...

Chinese Tycoons Take to Skies in Pursuit of International Deals

SHANGHAI –  Chinese tycoons once bought private jets to flaunt their wealth. Now they have something else in mind: flying farther and faster in...

BMW opens its hi-tech plant in China

German carmaker BMW has opened its third intelligent assembly plant in the Chinese city of Shenyang, where the firm operates one of its major global production centres, official Xinhua news agency reported.

Saint Laurent to launch online sales in China

French fashion house Saint Laurent is launching online sales in China, a major step in the storied brand's efforts to expand in China's rapidly growing domestic market.

China’s New Silk Road Encroaches on U.S. Turf in Eastern Europe

In the 19th century mansion in central Belgrade where bureaucrats plan some of Serbia’s important overseas projects, 64-year-old Ivan Mrkic is busy unpacking boxes...

China Bans Imported Cheese, Baking Powder, Canned Soups

Say goodbye to blue cheese and all of your other favorite stinky cheeses. China has just put a halt on “soft cheese” imports, releasing...

Just What Is Alibaba Up To In Europe?

In China, Alibaba’s grip on ecommerce is astounding. The “Amazon of the east” continues to impress shoppers and investors alike. Its online marketplaces boast 552...

Chinese nuclear group raises concern that Brexit may hinder plans for Essex reactor

he Chinese nuclear developer behind three of the UK’s planned new nuclear power plants has warned that Brexit has cast doubt over the nuclear...
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Merkel Has Made a U-Turn on China But It May Be Too Late

The chancellor must maintain a hard line, but it comes at a high risk for Germany’s export-dependent economy.

China’s belt and road cargo to Europe under scrutiny as operator admits to moving...

The belt and road plan, masterminded by President Xi Jinping, is the central government’s initiative to link economies into a China-centred trading network to grow global trade.

The U.S. or China? Europe Needs to Pick a Side

For certain, there has been a shift in European views on China. Europeans are more aware and concerned by the challenges that China poses and have taken real steps to push back against it.