Japan enters recession—but is doing less badly than peers like U.S., Canada

Japan’s economy sank last quarter into a recession that’s likely to deepen further as households limit spending to essentials and companies cut investment, production and hiring to stay afloat amid the coronavirus pandemic. Gross domestic product shrank an annualized 3.4% … Read more…

Technology is giving China’s retail sector a lead over its global peers, says JD.com vice president

High-end technologies like artificial intelligence are transforming China's retail space — and that's what sets the sector apart from the rest of the world, JD.com's Ling Chenkai told CNBC.  Retail BEST DEAL UPDATE: Up to 50% off Women’s Sale at … Read more…