Business and Legal

China Inflation Hits Near Five-Year Low

The world’s second largest economy is seeing a slow down. China has missed market expectations for the past months, as it was not able to beat the expected 1.7% yearly rise in August. The consumer price index (CPI) rose by 1.6% last month, the lowest figure since the first months of 2010. Some economists attribute […]

Business and Legal

Converse Sues 31 Companies Over ‘Chuck Taylor’ Shoe Design

American shoemaker Converse has filed lawsuits against 31 companies for imitating the trademark design of the brand, the Chuck Taylor sneaker. The Nike subsidiary began a legal battle against companies in Australia, China, Japan, Italy, and Candada, which includes major brands such as Ralph Lauren and Wal-Mart. The shoemaker has also sought the help of […]