Friday, August 16, 2013
State-owned China Mobile's first half-profit rose just 1.5 percent as the world's biggest phone company by subscribers grappled with rising competition.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Wang Xiuli is a lift attendant. For the past five years, all she has had to do is to sit on a wooden chair and press buttons in an elevator of a 10-story office block built in the 1990s. It's grating on her nerves and gives her headaches.
Saturday, August 10, 2013
China's factory output and auto sales accelerated in July, adding to signs a slump in the world's second-largest economy might be stabilizing.
Growth in China's vehicle sales slowed to an annual 9.9 percent in July, an industry group said Friday, as the world's largest car market entered its low season.
Friday, August 9, 2013
China's imports and exports showed an unexpected jump in July, government data showed Thursday in a positive sign for the world's second-biggest economy after persistent weakness raised concerns over growth.
Monday, August 5, 2013
Chinese experts are urging the United States to loosen restrictions on high-tech exports to China to balance bilateral trade and spur the U.S. economic recovery.
Sunday, July 28, 2013
China and the European Union reached a deal on Saturday to defuse a multi-billion euro dispute over Chinese solar panels that threatened a wider trade war.
Thursday, July 25, 2013
China's manufacturing fell to an 11-month low this month, a disappointing performance that puts pressure on Chinese leaders to reverse a deepening slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.
Sunday, July 21, 2013
Chinese banks took control of setting loan interest rates on Saturday as the country's central bank warned them to be prudent and alert to credit risks.
Saturday, July 20, 2013
China said Friday it is ending controls on bank lending rates in a move toward creating a market-oriented financial system to support economic growth.