to the 2019 Global Cities Report released by internationa
ased by international consultancy firm AT Kearney.
The report features the Global Cities Index and the Global Cities Outlook, revealing the world’s top-performing cities and those with the most potential.
The average Index scores of the original Chinese cities have grown three times faster than that of Nort
h American cities, and in the Outlook, the Chinese cities improved 3.4 times faster than European cities.
Beijing ranked ninth in the global cities index while Shanghai took the 19th spot. East China‘s Suzhou made it into the top 100 for the first time.
German carmaker Mercedes-Benz will recall 44,900 automobiles in China due to a tyre problem, according to China’s market regulator.
The recall, starting from Oct 25, was filed by Mercedes-Benz (China) Automotive Sales Co. and
Beijing Benz Automotive Co. It involves its imported and parts of domestically-produced cars manu
factured between April 20, 2016 and May 4, 2019, according to the State Administration for Market Regulation.