The Covid wave in China increases consumer interest in health insurance

Chuiyangliu Hospital, pictured in January 2023 in Beijing, has in the past few years finished renovations that have allowed daily patents to increase sixfold to 5,000 per day, according to official estimates. Yin Hun Chau | CNBC BEIJING — Health, sports and wellness top the shopping list for anyone in their late 20s or older … Read more

Companies can “hire” a virtual person for $14,000 a year in China

Virtual singer Luo Tianyi performing with world famous pianist Lang Lang in 2019 at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China. Luo Tianyi was launched in 2012, has nearly 3 million fans, and even performed at the opening ceremony of the Beijing Winter Olympics this year. China Optical Group | Getty Images BEIJING — From customer service … Read more