2017 Fortune Global Forum

2017-12-03 16:43 GMT+8

How could companies survive and stay competitive in the increasingly globalized society? Yousef Abdullah Al-Benyan, CEO of Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) stressed that one of the keys is to map out a global business plan and nurture partnerships.

2017-12-08 23:07 GMT+8

Ms. Jing Ulrich, often dubbed as “unofficial voice of China, has served as managing director at JP Morgan Chase & Co. since 2005 and also as its chairman of Global Markets – China and vice chairman of Asia Pacific. Forbes describes her as one of the first financial advisors to cover China when its stock market first opened its door in 1992. At the 2017 Fortune Global Forum in Guangzhou, she sat down with CGTN Digital to share her views on China’s economy and the financial sector under the latest government policies. 

2017-12-09 07:26 GMT+8

The Fortune Global Forum is not only about business leaders. In a sub forum attended by several mayors of Chinese and international cities, topics had revolved around how to make urban spaces more sustainable. 

2017-12-08 21:50 GMT+8

Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a letter of congratulations to this year’s Fortune Global Forum that China would develop the open economy to a higher level, promote the Belt and Road Initiative, and push for a new pattern of all-round opening up.

2017-12-08 11:00 GMT+8

China will strive for marked results in accelerating housing reform in 2018 as it embarks on an era of high-quality development, according to the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee. 

2017-12-08 22:02 GMT+8

At the 2017 Fortune Global Forum, some of the most experienced global business leaders and think tank members shared their views on China's stances.

2017-12-07 20:19 GMT+8

As China is putting great efforts in implementing the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), which encompasses 68 countries on four continents, global business leaders are keen to learn more about it. How does this initiative transform global trade and how can Chinese and foreign enterprises engage?

2017-12-07 21:02 GMT+8

‍Like making a mosaic, TV production is lots of little pieces coming together. Details are important. Shows can fail from tiny mistakes. If your TV friends seem jumpy, that’s because every email, every text can bring down their world of dominoes.  

2017-12-07 19:53 GMT+8

A total of 200 million users in 200 cities worldwide, 18.2 billion kilometers of trips, roughly 4.4 tons of carbon emissions reduced – that’s what China’s leading bike sharing company Mobike has achieved in less than two years.

2017-12-07 21:41 GMT+8

Ford Motor Co is expected to sign a deal with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd which may allow the US automaker to test selling cars to consumers in China through Alibaba’s online retail arm Tmall, as well as via a new “auto vending machine” store concept, according to a Ford source familiar with the matter.

2017-12-07 13:55 GMT+8

Data showing that Chinese firms account for one in five of the 500 firms that brought in the most revenues and were the strongest drivers of the global economy this year epitomizes the vastly expanding influence of the world’s second largest economy.

2017-12-07 10:17 GMT+8

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is pushing for more trade with China during his five-day visit. He dined with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday. Trade was front and center, as a comprehensive trade agreement with China was discussed. 

2017-12-06 08:27 GMT+8

Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a letter of congratulations to the Fortune Global Forum, which opens on Wednesday morning in southern China’s Guangzhou City. 

2017-12-06 12:11 GMT+8

Relations between China and Canada have entered a golden era, said Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, following Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's visit to Beijing. 

2017-12-06 13:02 GMT+8

‍The Fortune Brainstorm Tech International Conference is underway in southern China where world leaders in the innovation economy are putting their heads together to try and find the next Alibaba. 

2017-12-06 12:06 GMT+8

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China and Canada should explore new ideas and take active measures to achieve more substantial progress in bilateral ties.

2017-12-05 19:21 GMT+8

‍By CGTN's World Insight

2017-12-06 16:18 GMT+8

Visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters in Beijing that there will be no free trade agreement (FTA) announcement during his second visit to China.  

2017-12-05 13:41 GMT+8

Speaking after a meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, the visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in Beijing on Monday that that, if “done properly,” a free trade agreement between Canada and China would benefit both countries and strengthen the middle class. 

2017-12-05 12:09 GMT+8

China is the biggest market in many different areas, and for us, the number one attraction is the quality of people, remarked Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, at the 2017 Fortune Global Forum.

2017-12-06 23:23 GMT+8

Guangzhou is busy these days building a high-tech city based on innovation. The city is doing that by establishing and exploring different forms of collaboration with Chinese and global companies across a variety of sectors. 

2017-12-05 17:22 GMT+8

DJI is the world’s largest drone manufacturer, and one of the brightest icons of China’s innovative power.

2017-12-06 18:00 GMT+8

There are currently 120,000 sci-tech and innovative companies in Guangzhou, and 13 of China's top innovative companies are based there, according to US business magazine Fast Company.

2017-12-06 22:04 GMT+8

Phillips has been developing what it calls the HealthTech business in recent years, investing largely into technological innovations to improve healthcare and lifestyle.

2017-12-06 22:46 GMT+8

The Fortune Global Forum, one of the most important gatherings on business development worldwide, will open on December 6 in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou.

2017-12-03 16:27 GMT+8