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Chinese exports rise by 30.6% in March

China’s exports rose by 30.6 per cent in March compared to the same period last year, marking further strong growth for the country’s foreign trade. Customs data released Tuesday also indicated an unexpectedly strong showing for imports, which grew by 38.1 per cent. Experts put the strong growth rates down …

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Chinese competition regulator fines Alibaba $2.8b

Chinese regulators fined Alibaba Group $2.8 billion on Saturday over charges the online retail giant violated monopoly rules, state media reported. China’s State Administration for Market Regulation imposed the penalty after concluding the world’s biggest e-commerce platform had exploited its dominant market position to punish traders who offered goods on …

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