Monday, March 10, 2014
China's inflation rate dropped to 2.0 percent year-on-year in February, down from 2.5 percent in January, the government said Sunday, prompting economists to warn that the risk of deflation was rising.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
China recorded an unexpected trade deficit of US$22.98 billion in February, official figures showed Saturday, with authorities blaming the country's holiday season for the weak performance.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
China is targeting growth of about 7.5 percent in 2014, Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday, promising to “declare war” on pollution as the government pledges to transform the world's second-largest economy.
Monday, March 3, 2014
A recent drill held jointly by Taiwan's Coast Guard and military in contentious waters of the East China Sea is an indication that the country has never compromised on its sovereignty claims in the region, scholars said.
China will possess the ability by 2020 to overpower Taiwan in sweeping confrontations ranging from military conflict to psychological warfare and will be capable of defeating its neighbor without a fight, according to a report released Sunday by an opposition think tank.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
China will likely ease its monetary policy to support economic growth amid a downtrend in its purchasing managers index (PMI), a foreign bank said Saturday.
Ctrip, a Shanghai-based leading online travel agency, has reported that Taiwan is the favorite travel destination for people in China born after 1980.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Reports indicate that the Chinese yuan is rapidly losing its speculative appeal and has tumbled to become one of the least attractive currencies among developing markets for investments following heavy-handed regulatory intervention.
China's yuan currency fell nearly one percent against the U.S. dollar in intraday trade Friday, its biggest drop in years, before recovering some ground but still closing at an eight-month low.
Friday, February 28, 2014
In a series of vast hangars, dozens of Chinese technicians swarm over fuselages of Airbus A320 planes, foot soldiers in the battle to dominate what will become the world's largest aircraft market.