Monday, February 16, 2015
As hundreds of millions in China flock home to celebrate the Year of the Goat, the world's biggest human migration places extraordinary pressure on roads and railways -- but technology is offering new ways to find a route home.1 Comment
Saturday, February 14, 2015
China's bank lending more than doubled to 1.47 trillion yuan (US$235 billion) in January from December, the central bank said Friday, with analysts citing seasonal factors and monetary easing.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Chinese foreign direct investment into Europe appears to be becoming a fixture after hitting a record US$18 billion (15.9 billion euros) last year, with food and agriculture the top draw, a report said Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
China fined chipmaker Qualcomm 6 billion yuan (US$975 million) in the biggest of a wave of anti-monopoly penalties that have rattled foreign companies.
China's inflation plunged to a more than five-year low of 0.8 percent in January, official data showed Tuesday, fueling fears the world's second-largest economy is on the brink of a deflationary spiral.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
China launched stock options trading for the first time on Monday, aiming to develop broader capital markets and give investors a tool to manage risk.
Monday, February 9, 2015
China's railway equipment exports accounted for 10 percent of global market share in 2014, said Wang Xiaotao, vice minister of the National Development and Reform Commission, on Friday.
The towers of Disney's planned Magic Kingdom in Shanghai are wreathed in scaffolding and mystery after the U.S. entertainment giant pushed back the opening of its first mainland China theme park to 2016.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
A Chinese solar energy tycoon has replaced e-commerce giant Alibaba's founder Jack Ma as the country's richest man with a fortune of US$26 billion, a wealth survey showed Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
A father and daughter who belonged to a fringe Chinese religious group were executed Monday for beating a woman to death at a McDonald's restaurant, reportedly after she rebuffed their attempts to recruit her.