Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.

A woman walks out a shop past a "Singles Day" sales promotional board in Beijing on November 11, 2015.  Shoppers spent around 9 billion USD in the first 12 hours of China's "Singles Day" sale on November 11, e-commerce giant Alibaba said, in the world's biggest online shopping day.         AFP PHOTO / WANG ZHAO        (Photo credit should read WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)
A woman walks out a shop past a "Singles Day" sales promotional board in Beijing on November 11, 2015.  Shoppers spent around 9 billion USD in the first 12 hours of China's "Singles Day" sale on November 11, e-commerce giant Alibaba said, in the world's biggest online shopping day.         AFP PHOTO / WANG ZHAO        (Photo credit should read WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

    JUST WATCHED

    Hope of Singles Day boost for China's economy

MUST WATCH

Hope of Singles Day boost for China's economy

Economists are hoping that Singles Day will give China's slowing economy a boost. Ross Gerber, CEO of Gerber Kawasaki joins CNN's Maggie Lake for an update.

Hope of Singles Day boost for China's economy

Economists are hoping that Singles Day will give China's slowing economy a boost. Ross Gerber, CEO of Gerber Kawasaki joins CNN's Maggie Lake for an update.