Yujing Liu

Yujing Liu is a business reporter with a passion for understanding and explaining the fascinating complexities of China’s economy and society. Originally from Beijing, she joined the Post in 2017 after graduating from the University of Hong Kong with a degree in politics and journalism.
Yujing Liu
Yujing Liu is a business reporter with a passion for understanding and explaining the fascinating complexities of China’s economy and society. Originally from Beijing, she joined the Post in 2017 after graduating from the University of Hong Kong with a degree in politics and journalism.

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Great Wall, China’s top SUV maker, to drive into foreign markets amid slump at home

Great Wall Motors, China’s top seller of sport-utility vehicles and pickup trucks, is betting on expansion in overseas markets to counter a slowdown in the domestic car market, Wei Jianjun, its chairman, said on Monday.

25 Mar 2019 - 10:45PM

Great Wall Motors, China’s top seller of sport-utility vehicles and pickup trucks, is betting on expansion in overseas markets to counter a slowdown in the domestic car market, Wei Jianjun, its chairman, said on Monday.

Great Wall, China’s top SUV maker, to drive into foreign markets amid slump at home
Li & Fung cuts China’s role in supply chain as it shifts sourcing to cheaper markets in Southeast Asia

Hong Kong giant reported a 20 per cent year on year decline in core operating profit to US$285 million, but above consensus estimate of US$270 million

21 Mar 2019 - 10:51PM

Hong Kong giant reported a 20 per cent year on year decline in core operating profit to US$285 million, but above consensus estimate of US$270 million

Li & Fung cuts China’s role in supply chain as it shifts sourcing to cheaper markets in Southeast Asia
Investors fret about Xiaomi’s game plan, sending shares tumbling

Many investors aren’t convinced Xiaomi has a good map to transition into higher-profit segments.

20 Mar 2019 - 5:16PM

Many investors aren’t convinced Xiaomi has a good map to transition into higher-profit segments.

Investors fret about Xiaomi’s game plan, sending shares tumbling
China’s No 2 pork producer eyes expansion amid deadly outbreak of African swine fever

Shenzhen-listed Muyuan Foodstuff expects African swine fever to boost live hog prices to 20 yuan per kg from 11.6 yuan last year

18 Mar 2019 - 7:00AM

Shenzhen-listed Muyuan Foodstuff expects African swine fever to boost live hog prices to 20 yuan per kg from 11.6 yuan last year

China’s No 2 pork producer eyes expansion amid deadly outbreak of African swine fever
Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission chairman vows to work more closely with mainland counterpart

Bourses on both sides have become increasingly interconnected as Hong Kong seeks to play global role.

13 Mar 2019 - 4:59AM

Bourses on both sides have become increasingly interconnected as Hong Kong seeks to play global role.

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission chairman vows to work more closely with mainland counterpart
Two major Chinese carmakers say lower tariffs on US-made cars aren’t a speed bump for their sales

Beijing removed added tariffs on US-made cars starting January 1. But two big domestic players say the step mostly impacts luxury models, rather than their main segments.

10 Mar 2019 - 10:51PM

Beijing removed added tariffs on US-made cars starting January 1. But two big domestic players say the step mostly impacts luxury models, rather than their main segments.

Two major Chinese carmakers say lower tariffs on US-made cars aren’t a speed bump for their sales
Coming to America: GAC Group to rename its Trumpchi SUV for export to the US as soon as trade war with China ends

GAC, which launched the Trumpchi SUV in 2010, will rename the marque on the recommendation of US dealers, its chairman said.

10 Mar 2019 - 2:26PM

GAC, which launched the Trumpchi SUV in 2010, will rename the marque on the recommendation of US dealers, its chairman said.

Coming to America: GAC Group to rename its Trumpchi SUV for export to the US as soon as trade war with China ends
Head of Chinese school operator Yuhua demands reversal of ban on M&A deals that has crippled stock prices and ‘threatens growth’

Li Guangyu, chairman of Hong Kong-listed Yuhua Education, calls for the removal of a clause in a new draft law that restricts schools’ expansion through M&A deals.

9 Mar 2019 - 10:52AM

Li Guangyu, chairman of Hong Kong-listed Yuhua Education, calls for the removal of a clause in a new draft law that restricts schools’ expansion through M&A deals.

Head of Chinese school operator Yuhua demands reversal of ban on M&A deals that has crippled stock prices and ‘threatens growth’
JD.com founder Richard Liu a no-show at China’s biggest political event despite being elected a delegate last year

Liu’s absence follows his election last year to represent the industrial and commerce alliance in the CPPCC, the government’s political advisory body.

6 Mar 2019 - 11:16PM

Liu’s absence follows his election last year to represent the industrial and commerce alliance in the CPPCC, the government’s political advisory body.

JD.com founder Richard Liu a no-show at China’s biggest political event despite being elected a delegate last year
‘Very difficult and very exhausting’ US-China trade war talks should be ‘treasured’, says Chinese minister

Zhong Shan is the first senior Chinese official to discuss the meetings that took place in Beijing and Washington.

6 Mar 2019 - 3:25PM

Zhong Shan is the first senior Chinese official to discuss the meetings that took place in Beijing and Washington.

‘Very difficult and very exhausting’ US-China trade war talks should be ‘treasured’, says Chinese minister
China’s billionaire lawmakers are fewer and less wealthy, as 2018 stock market rout crimped their ranks and fortunes

The combined wealth of China’s lawmakers fell 14 per cent to 3.4 trillion yuan, according to data compiled by Hurun Report.

6 Mar 2019 - 10:29AM

The combined wealth of China’s lawmakers fell 14 per cent to 3.4 trillion yuan, according to data compiled by Hurun Report.

China’s billionaire lawmakers are fewer and less wealthy, as 2018 stock market rout crimped their ranks and fortunes
China and US still have work to do but both ‘certain’ deal on opening financial sector can be achieved

Two sides will reach complete agreement, bank regulator says on sidelines of National People’s Congress.

5 Mar 2019 - 11:02PM

Two sides will reach complete agreement, bank regulator says on sidelines of National People’s Congress.

China and US still have work to do but both ‘certain’ deal on opening financial sector can be achieved
FAO Schwarz to open its largest flagship toy store in Beijing to introduce Chinese consumers to ‘experiential’ shopping

FAO Schwarz will open a 2,600 square meter (28,000 square feet) flagship at the China World Trade Center mall in Beijing.

5 Mar 2019 - 8:44PM

FAO Schwarz will open a 2,600 square meter (28,000 square feet) flagship at the China World Trade Center mall in Beijing.

FAO Schwarz to open its largest flagship toy store in Beijing to introduce Chinese consumers to ‘experiential’ shopping
China stocks run up best month in nearly four years

The Shanghai benchmark gained an eye-watering 14 per cent in February. The last time it had a hotter month was back in April 2015.

28 Feb 2019 - 5:41PM

The Shanghai benchmark gained an eye-watering 14 per cent in February. The last time it had a hotter month was back in April 2015.

China stocks run up best month in nearly four years
China stocks end mixed ahead of key briefing by new stock regulator chief

Yi Huiman, head of China Securities Regulatory Commission, expected to shed light on new tech board, reforms during Beijing press conference

27 Feb 2019 - 5:56PM

Yi Huiman, head of China Securities Regulatory Commission, expected to shed light on new tech board, reforms during Beijing press conference

China stocks end mixed ahead of key briefing by new stock regulator chief
China’s bull run takes a breather as traders fret over just how big this one might be

Interest in stocks in China surges after huge turnaround in performance from last year. Retail investors seen gathering at Shanghai spot to talk stocks.

26 Feb 2019 - 5:32PM

Interest in stocks in China surges after huge turnaround in performance from last year. Retail investors seen gathering at Shanghai spot to talk stocks.

China’s bull run takes a breather as traders fret over just how big this one might be
Asia stocks gain over trade war progress, with China shares posting biggest daily jump in 3 years

Shanghai Composite and CSI 300 indexes run up gains that push them into bull markets.

26 Feb 2019 - 8:46AM

Shanghai Composite and CSI 300 indexes run up gains that push them into bull markets.

Asia stocks gain over trade war progress, with China shares posting biggest daily jump in 3 years
Hong Kong’s bourse taps Alibaba’s vice-chairman, HSBC’s ex-CEO and former SEC chair for advice in its growth
Can China’s Greater Bay Area really rival the likes of Tokyo, New York and San Francisco?

About fours years after Beijing coined the term “Greater Bay Area”, details about the initiative were finally unveiled on Monday. Here is how it compares with city clusters around San Francisco, New York and Tokyo.

19 Feb 2019 - 10:41AM

About fours years after Beijing coined the term “Greater Bay Area”, details about the initiative were finally unveiled on Monday. Here is how it compares with city clusters around San Francisco, New York and Tokyo.

Can China’s Greater Bay Area really rival the likes of Tokyo, New York and San Francisco?
China crackdown on fraudulent P2P platforms results in 62 overseas arrests, US$1.5 billion of assets frozen

A wave of defaults hit the P2P lending sector in June, wiping out savings worth hundreds of billions of dollars that investors lent through P2P platforms.

18 Feb 2019 - 10:14PM

A wave of defaults hit the P2P lending sector in June, wiping out savings worth hundreds of billions of dollars that investors lent through P2P platforms.

China crackdown on fraudulent P2P platforms results in 62 overseas arrests, US$1.5 billion of assets frozen
Citi turns to AI for the early work in approval of corporate loans – and chooses Hong Kong for first testing

The technology enables computers to scan and read hard copies of clients’ financial statements and make key calculations for humans who will make the final decisions, a Citi Hong Kong official said.

18 Feb 2019 - 8:19AM

The technology enables computers to scan and read hard copies of clients’ financial statements and make key calculations for humans who will make the final decisions, a Citi Hong Kong official said.

Citi turns to AI for the early work in approval of corporate loans – and chooses Hong Kong for first testing
Hong Kong’s securities watchdog freezes brokerage accounts for suspected involvement in misleading data

The SFC did not name the listed company suspected of disclosing false information

16 Feb 2019 - 8:32AM

The SFC did not name the listed company suspected of disclosing false information

Hong Kong’s securities watchdog freezes brokerage accounts for suspected involvement in misleading data
Success of Chinese sci-fi blockbuster ‘The Wandering Earth’ propels producers’ shares into the stratosphere

Beijing Jingxi Culture and Tourism Co jumped by 10 per cent on Monday

11 Feb 2019 - 6:55PM

Beijing Jingxi Culture and Tourism Co jumped by 10 per cent on Monday

Success of Chinese sci-fi blockbuster ‘The Wandering Earth’ propels producers’ shares into the stratosphere
China, Hong Kong markets climb on trade hopes, strong comeback by stocks that mysteriously plunged

Traders feeling frisky in early trading after bizarre end to Thursday, when a clutch of smaller stocks plunged by as much as 81 per cent.

18 Jan 2019 - 5:26PM

Traders feeling frisky in early trading after bizarre end to Thursday, when a clutch of smaller stocks plunged by as much as 81 per cent.

China, Hong Kong markets climb on trade hopes, strong comeback by stocks that mysteriously plunged
Hong Kong market slips in late trading after clutch of stocks plunges, denting trader optimism

Hang Seng slips in late trading after clutch of Hong Kong-listed shares drops – one by 81 per cent – and dents trader optimism.

17 Jan 2019 - 8:14PM

Hang Seng slips in late trading after clutch of Hong Kong-listed shares drops – one by 81 per cent – and dents trader optimism.

Hong Kong market slips in late trading after clutch of stocks plunges, denting trader optimism
Flagging China and Hong Kong markets clip early losses as pharmaceutical and property shares surge

Xiaomi falls after a media report that investor sold 231 million class B shares – and it wasn’t a pretty day for smartphone suppliers either.

16 Jan 2019 - 6:41PM

Xiaomi falls after a media report that investor sold 231 million class B shares – and it wasn’t a pretty day for smartphone suppliers either.

Flagging China and Hong Kong markets clip early losses as pharmaceutical and property shares surge
Hong Kong and China stocks shoot up after Beijing vows tax cuts to boost manufacturers, small businesses

Traders pile into stocks -- from banks and insurers to automobiles -- after Chinese government pledges targeted tax breaks for businesses amid slowdown.

15 Jan 2019 - 5:10PM

Traders pile into stocks -- from banks and insurers to automobiles -- after Chinese government pledges targeted tax breaks for businesses amid slowdown.

Hong Kong and China stocks shoot up after Beijing vows tax cuts to boost manufacturers, small businesses
Hong Kong, China stocks fall on worse-than-expected trade data out of mainland as trade war bites

December trade data shows damage of US-China trade war on world’s second-largest economy – and ratchets up the stakes for China to resolve the battle.

14 Jan 2019 - 8:02PM

December trade data shows damage of US-China trade war on world’s second-largest economy – and ratchets up the stakes for China to resolve the battle.

Hong Kong, China stocks fall on worse-than-expected trade data out of mainland as trade war bites
Hong Kong and China stocks complete best weekly performances since November on yuan and policy prospects

Market mood is upbeat, getting a boost from optimism over trade war progress and expectations about pro-growth policies.

11 Jan 2019 - 5:14PM

Market mood is upbeat, getting a boost from optimism over trade war progress and expectations about pro-growth policies.

Hong Kong and China stocks complete best weekly performances since November on yuan and policy prospects
Chinese solar farm operator seeks to resolve bond defaults as end of subsidies casts shadow over industry