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Sophie Yu

RPT-China's restaurants feel the heat as pork supplies plunge

05 Dec 2019

* Pork prices set to stay high into 2020 on huge supply shortage

China's restaurants feel the heat as pork supplies plunge

04 Dec 2019

BEIJING Cao Xianli, the owner of a 'ribs and rice' restaurant in eastern China's Qingdao city, is facing his biggest test in a decade of running the eatery.

China's Pinduoduo suffers $11 billion slump in value after big loss

21 Nov 2019

Chinese e-commerce firm Pinduoduo posted a much wider-than-expected quarterly loss as it fought bigger rivals with heavy subsidies, driving its shares down by nearly a quarter and wiping almost $11 billion off its value on Wednesday.

China's online retailers take the battle to the hinterlands

01 Nov 2019

BEIJING/SHANGHAI Wu Weidong was never much of an online shopper.

What slowdown? China's riding to the rescue of luxury brands

28 Oct 2019

BEIJING/LONDON When Tiffany & Co said this month it was sending its priciest jewellery to mainland China to reach wealthy shoppers no longer jet-setting abroad, it reflected a trend helping global luxury brands weather a Chinese economic slowdown.

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