Latest statistics revealed by China Gold Association showed that during 2013, China's gold consumption was over 1,000 tons for the first time, reaching 1,176.4 tons.
The board of directors of Guangzhou Pharmaceutical Holdings Limited has approved Wanglaoji, its herbal tea subsidiary, to build a new factory in Ya'an, Sichuan, with an investment of CNY298 million.
The chain pizza restaurant Pizza Hut has announced that its 500th pizza restaurant in China has opened in Lanzhou, capital of Gansu province.
According to reports in local media, China's Gansu province plans to build and renovate 3,000 rural retail chain stores in 2010.
To rebuild commercial outlets and ensure market supply in the Wenchuan earthquake areas, the Ministry Of Commerce has decided to build 5,000 convenience stores in these areas by the end of August 2008.