Saturday, August 29, 2015
Just as they thought they could begin moving away from crisis mode, China's turmoil has become a new threat to the world's top central bankers.
Mainland China has eased property investment rules for foreign individuals and institutions across the country, enabling qualified foreign institutional and individual investors to buy more properties on the Chinese mainland, authorities announced in a circular on Thursday evening.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
The once-hot smartphone market in mainland China is expected to cool this year, growing a meager 1.2 percent, according to a report released Tuesday.
Employees of one of mainland China's biggest securities firms and one current and one former employee of its market regulator are under investigation on suspicion of illegal stock trading, state media reported Wednesday, amid the collapse of a stock price boom.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Mainland China's former finance authority deputy head Jin Liqun has been elected to head the new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the mainland Chinese authorities said Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Asian stocks nosedived on Monday, led by sharp falls in Shanghai as concerns mount over the health of mainland China's economy -- the world's second largest.
Investors who piled into mainland China's stock market at the government's behest may have lost heavily in recent months, but many clung Monday to hopes of official rescue even as markets erased the year's gains.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Mainland China's triple yuan devaluation could hit France's lucrative luxury sector, which has already been impacted by Beijing's tough anti-corruption drive against spendthrift officials, analysts say.
Foreign investment into mainland China rose 5.2 percent in July compared to the previous year, largely on the back of mergers and acquisitions by overseas firms, the commerce ministry said on Wednesday.
Mainland China has injected nearly US$100 billion from its foreign exchange reserves into two policy banks, which lend based on government directives, to help spur the country's sluggish economy, state media reported.