Culture

Chinese consumers accounted for 21 percent of the global luxury goods market in 2016, making the country the second largest luxury market in the world.Read More
Chinese tourist arrivals in Sri Lanka have been rising and now account for around 13 percent of the two million tourists a year who visit the country.Read More
China UnionPay joined hands with over 30 Commercial banks and payment institutions to launch "Mobile QuickPass", the unified APP for China's banking industry. Read More
According to a report by World Economic Forum, China now ranks 100th out of 144 countries for gender parity, falling for nine consecutive years since 2008, when it ranked 57th. Read More
The rapid expansion of China’s wealth in recent decades has given birth to the country’s mass affluent male class (M.A.C), which wields massive purchasing power and directly affects luxury brands.Read More
In 2018, luxury brands face the question of how Chinese consumers’ mentalities and behaviors will evolve.Read More
The unruly Chinese tourists seen in viral videos are only a small portion of the country's 1.3 billion people. Most Malaysian Chinese for example would feel insulted if they are mistaken for Chinese tourists.Read More
China’s 24-hour orgy of online shopping has ended on a climactic high. Singles Day shoppers spent a record US$25.3 billion, eclipsing last year’s US$17.7 billion tally.Read More
The biggest shopping day of the year is off to a fast start.Read More
Visitors were attracted by a cheap pound, which has persisted following last year's EU referendum.Read More