China Daily (China)

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - China’s efforts to further reduce taxes, for businesses and individuals, will continually improve the country’s tax environment if the significant progress made since 2017 is any indication, according to a World Bank Group report published on Tuesday.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - How Beijing and Manila have successfully overcome their maritime dispute and strengthened their cooperation has set a good example for the region by showing that differences do not need be obstacles to friendly relations. Xi’s visit to the Philippines, the first by a Chinese president in 13 years, was a significant step as it mapped out a new blueprint for comprehensive strategic cooperative relations.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Ivan Man Dy is perhaps the Philippines’ most popular tour guide. Besides his role as local guide to the late celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, Man Dy is known for popularizing Bi­nondo, Manila’s Chinatown, as a tourist spot.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Second batch of central SOEs chosen to optimise capital use via reforms.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – China’s domestically made satellite navigation system is ready to roll out wider coverage.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - In sharp contrast with China’s recent efforts to open its market wider to foreign investment, by significantly improving its market access, the EU has drafted its first unified rules to restrict foreign investment on security grounds.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - The Belt and Road Initiative injects vitality into the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and helps unleash economic growth, an Asean-China Center official said.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - The Philippines has seen a surge of Chinese tourists since the start of this year amid improving bilateral ties.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Xi’s trip is the first state visit of a Chinese president to the Southeast Asian country since 2005. His last trip to the Philippines was in November 2015 to attend the APEC leaders’ meeting.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - The country’s banking and insurance regulator is proposing more practical measures to further support financing for private companies as a way to continue shoring up the real economy, a senior official said on Monday.