The Alibaba founder says in the future, people will only need to work around 15 hours per week.
Stocks in China closed higher Monday as resurgent hopes for a public stimulus boost captured investors' attention more than did poor data.
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President Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, were set to discuss tough issues including trade and North Korea.
China has been escalating its military activity in Japan's airspace, and Japan has doubled its fighter jet intercepts in response.
A dispute over the Senkaku islands has China and Japan escalating military activity in the region. This could be a trigger point for war.
The strong US dollar compared to the fragile yuan has made China's middle class a major force in the Brooklyn real estate market.
The Chinese conglomerate's plans to buy Dick Clark Productions for $1 billion have been scrapped. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.
China is threatening retaliation over the THAAD missile system deployed at the Osan Air Base in South Korea.
Thomas Byrne, president of The Korea Society, says China's retaliation to the THAAD anti-missile system is bringing South Korea consternation.
Chinese leaders are holding a secretive meeting now as Xi Jinping sets out to consolidate power and enforce his stance against graft.
A soft real estate market is no match for super-rich property investors that still want to buy, a survey showed.
There's a definitive chill in the high end real estate market priced, yet there is still a "great deal of activity" in others, experts say.
China has signed an agreement with a Ukrainian firm to restart manufacture of the AN-225, the world’s largest airplane.
Just as Japan's forgone economic clout was once a source of alarm, the $18.4 billion China has sunk into the U.S. is stoking new concerns.
Fitch Ratings believes strongly that China has the administrative and financial resources to avoid a disruptive slowdown to near-zero growth.
While the rest of the world frets about the knock-on effect of China's economic slowdown, the Chinese have a bigger worry: themselves.
China's Anbang raised its bid for Starwood. But the country's M&A binge is beginning to disappoint, says NYU Stern's Rob Salomon. Here's why.
Reports that China is to introduce a new Tobin tax on foreign currency transactions is raising questions among investors.
U.S. equities fell on Friday as General Electric led industrial stocks lower.
Bourses in Europe closed sharply lower on Friday as euro strengthened and fresh corporate earnings failed to boost sentiment.
Asia markets were subdued on Friday as the euro traded at two-year highs on Thursday comments from the chief of the ECB.
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