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China Adds Pre-Plastic Chemical Styrene to Anti-Dumping Tax List

China Adds Pre-Plastic Chemical Styrene to Anti-Dumping Tax List

China has slapped an anti-dumping duty on styrene, a chemical used for making polystyrene plastics and resins, originating from the US, South Korea, and Taiwan.

Jun 22, 2018
Xu Wei
Alibaba Pledges to Help Korean Firms Break Chinese Market

Alibaba Pledges to Help Korean Firms Break Chinese Market

Chinese retail giant Alibaba Group Holding has penned 17 memorandums of understanding with Korean brands as it vows to offer…

Jun 12, 2018
Xu Wei
'Made in China' Mobile Games Shook South Korea’s Top 20 List Last Year in Sign of Increasing Popularity

'Made in China' Mobile Games Shook South Korea’s Top 20 List Last Year in Sign of Increasing Popularity

Chinese mobile games are leading the South Korean market as more than two thirds of the top 20 most popular games in the country last year had “made in China” tag on them.

Jun 11, 2018
Xu Wei
South Korea’s Tourism Account Deficit Hit Record Low in April on Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

South Korea’s Tourism Account Deficit Hit Record Low in April on Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

South Korea’s Tourism Account Deficit Hit Record Low in April on Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

Jun 5, 2018
Xu Wei
South Korea Is Preferred Destination for Chinese Tourists, Report Shows

South Korea Is Preferred Destination for Chinese Tourists, Report Shows

South Korea hopes to see a boost in its tourism economy after a report revealed that it is Chinese tourists’ favorite overseas destination.

Jun 4, 2018
Xu Wei
China's Tencent, Korea Tourism Organization Partner to Boost Chinese Outbound Tourism

China's Tencent, Korea Tourism Organization Partner to Boost Chinese Outbound Tourism

State-run Korea Tourism Organization and Tencent Holdings will partner to boost tourism between China and South Korea after a slump caused by soured diplomatic relations.

May 29, 2018
Xu Wei
Aolian, Truwin to Set Up Automotive Sensor Plant in China

Aolian, Truwin to Set Up Automotive Sensor Plant in China

Nanjing Aolian AE&EA and South Korean automotive sensor maker Truwin have signed a letter of intent to set up a manufacturing base in China.

May 29, 2018
Liao Shumin
Products With Zero Tariff Cover Half of Bilateral Trade Between China and South Korea

Products With Zero Tariff Cover Half of Bilateral Trade Between China and South Korea

As China and South Korea have carried out four tariff reductions since the first implementation of the Free Trade Agreement…

May 25, 2018
Xu Wei
Chinese Ministers to Visit South Korea to Discuss NEV Subsidies

Chinese Ministers to Visit South Korea to Discuss NEV Subsidies

China’s industrial ministers will visit Seoul next week to meet with their South Korean counterparts to discuss a number of…

May 17, 2018
Xu Wei
ICBC, Korea Development Bank Agree USD200 Million Currency Swap

ICBC, Korea Development Bank Agree USD200 Million Currency Swap

Korea Development Bank (KDB), a state-owned policy bank in South Korea, has signed a USD200 million currency swap agreement…

May 17, 2018
Xu Wei
South Korean Holidaymakers Choose China as Their Favorite Tourism Destination This Summer

South Korean Holidaymakers Choose China as Their Favorite Tourism Destination This Summer

China is the South Korean holidaymakers’ favorite tourism destination this summer, state-run Yonhap news agency reported today, adding the feel-good…

May 14, 2018
Xu Wei
Liqun Commercial Picks Up Lotte’s East China Stores as South Korean Retailer Exits China

Liqun Commercial Picks Up Lotte’s East China Stores as South Korean Retailer Exits China

Chinese department store operator Liqun Commercial Group Co. will buy 72 stores and other assets in and around Shanghai…

May 14, 2018
Tang Shihua