A photo that went viral on Chinese social media last week purportedly showing items dumped by Chinese tourists to avoid tariff hikes at Shanghai's Pudong Airport. (Weibo)

China Gets Tough with Cross-Border E-Commerce and Customs Control

China's abruptly introduced new tariff policies and heightened customs inspections are causing major...
Hearst says it needs to evaluate what the Chinese government's new restrictions mean for its publications including Elle China.

Will China’s New Foreign Media Ban Cause Big Problems for Fashion Magazines?

A new rule that says foreign media is not allowed to publish online in China is causing companies li...
The UK's new partnership with Belgium finally allows Schengen zone visa applicants to visit the UK without a separate visa. (Shutterstock)

UK’s Schengen Visa Breakthrough Raises Retailers’ Hopes for Chinese Tourist Access

A new UK partnership with Belgium to allow Chinese travelers to apply for joint visas is a welcome d...

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Welcome to China Film File, a weekly brief on the business of movies in China.
Robin Li, CEO of Baidu. (Flickr/Fortune Live Media)

Infographic: The Top Chinese Billionaires At This Week’s Two Sessions

Delegates may not be showing up to the Great Hall of the People in Chanel this year, but that doesn'...
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China’s National People’s Congress Embraces ‘Military-Chic’ Austerity Style

Chanel and Céline are out and martial garb is in for the official delegates of this year's "two ses...