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Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris has a big business dream: China

The city of Lancaster has few Chinese restaurants. Its mayor cannot use chopsticks. And he has tried and failed to learn Mandarin.<p>But that doesn't stop R. Rex Parris from dreaming of creating an oasis for Chinese investment in this Mojave Desert town.<p>The mayor has taken numerous trips to China, …

World Economic Forum

The Rise Of Self-Made Billionaire Entrepreneurs In China, And What It Means For The Future Of Chinese Corporations

Anyone who has followed China’s business billionaire lists in recent years will probably have noticed an encouraging trend: self-made entrepreneurs are climbing the charts. Six out of the ten billionaires topping this year’s list are genuine entrepreneurs.<p>There is, for instance, Baidu’s …

Yangtze River Delta region expects boost|Economy

Manufacturers and traders in the industrial heartland of the Yangtze River Delta region anticipate new business opportunities arising from the …

Global Study Confirms: For China's Affluent, Luxury Spending Now "A Way Of Life"

<i>For Upmarket Consumers, Special-Occasion Splurges Become Everyday Purchases</i><p>Pei Bei Wang and Zhu Xiao Yin at a recent event celebrating designer …

China

Café China Owners Taking Over Capsouto Freres Space

More details are emerging on <b>China Blue</b>, the restaurant slated to take over the space once occupied by <b>Capsouto Freres</b>, the Tribeca bistro dearly departed in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The owners are <b>Xian Zhang</b> and <b>Yiming Wang</b>, who also own <b>Cafe China</b>, the Midtown Sichuan restaurant that Pete Wells …

The great firewall of China gets metaphorical

Two years ago, when it was discovered that a US intelligence agency was pouring millions of dollars into a research project on "metaphor", some …

"China Bull" Deutsche Bank Predicts Luxury Growth To Almost Triple

<i>Double Digits Projected For 2013 Despite Slowdown</i><p>A woman looks at Hermes bags in Shanghai. (Global Post)<p>According to a <i>China Daily</i> report, Deutsche …

Longines Watches Expected to Outsell More Expensive Luxury Watches in China

Longines Watches Priced to Sell<p>Chinese middle class embraces affordable luxury watches<p><b>As the economy deliberately slows in China, Swatch owned</b> …

Get those feet ready for some pedicure “action” –and scrub them the right way with famed Blue Lagoon Iceland ‘s Foot Scrub and Foot and Leg …

China Eclipses "Great Gatsby" In Boosting Tiffany's Growth

<i>Despite Major Promos In North America, China Turns In Highest Profits</i><p>Tiffany & Co.’s “Diamond Pavilion” at a China shopping mall as part of a …

Luxury Italian home furnishings brand Kartell to open 50 stores in China

Net sales at U.S. luxury based Tapestry Group for the third quarter totalled 1.32 billion dollars, an increase of 33 …<p>Ecommerce platform Ssense is …

US Luxury Retailer Neiman Marcus Closes China Warehouse, Changes Strategy

The century-old US luxury retailer Neiman Marcus launched in China very quietly late last year after investing $28 million in Chinese site Glamour …