New Office Supply Changes Dynamics for Occupiers in China

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A flood of new prime office supply in 2017 will have a significant impact on occupier markets in major Chinese cities, according to the 2017 Top Trends for China’s Occupier Market released by DTZ/Cushman & Wakefield ... ( read original story ...)

Shanghai's economy grows 6.8% in 2016

SHANGHAI - Shanghai's economy grew 6.8 percent in 2016, the local statistics bureau announced Sunday. It outpaced the country's 6.7 percent GDP growth but is slightly lower than the 6.9 percent increase in the previous year. Shanghai's GDP reached 2.75 ... ( read original story ...)

Shanghai Jahwa faces huge loss in fourth quarter

The leading domestic consumer brand Shanghai Jahwa United Co Ltd is expected to see its net profits plummet 90 percent to 226 million yuan ($32 million) in 2016, according to the announcement. The fourth quarter reported a net loss of 207 million yuan ... ( read original story ...)

Foreign business skeptical of China’s promised opening

Zhu Haifeng, a retail investor, said it would not change much for him, as he can already buy foreign shares through the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme, and he didn’t see much likelihood of overseas firms rushing to invest in China. ( read original story ...)