Friday, June 26, 2015
China will merge its three biggest freight airlines and build the combined entity into Asia's largest air cargo operator, a top aviation official was reported as saying.
Monday, June 22, 2015
The world's second tallest building, Shanghai Tower, will soon open in the Chinese financial capital with a twist -- a 120-degree twist, to be exact.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Chinese inflation fell to 1.2 percent in May, data showed Tuesday, the latest sign that growth in the world's No. 2 economy is stalling and suggesting more monetary easing may be on the way.
Li Haitao, a 24-year-old employee at a steel trading company, did no research last June before he joined a stampede of novice investors into China's surging stock market.
Monday, June 1, 2015
E-commerce giant Alibaba sought job applicants with porn star attributes and other tech firms host adult video starlets: China's new economy powerhouses are not immune from old-style sexism.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
As workers gathered around a table in a cheap restaurant to discuss strike action against their shoe factory bosses, mainland Chinese police barged in and dragged away their leaders.2 Comments
At first, the numbers and company names flashing on a big board in Beijing's financial district suggest a booming market.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Chinese search engine giant Baidu -- often described as the country's equivalent of Google -- said Monday it has launched anti-corruption investigations into its own employees after reports three department heads were being probed.
Monday, May 11, 2015
China cut interest rates Sunday for the third time in six months to boost sluggish economic growth and announced that it is giving banks more flexibility in setting rates paid to depositors in a new step to make its financial system more market-oriented.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Consumer inflation in China rose to 1.5 percent in April, authorities said Saturday, but came in below market forecasts and analysts called for more action to avoid deflation in the world's second-largest economy.