Sunday, November 16, 2014
South Korea and New Zealand agreed to a free trade deal Saturday on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Brisbane, ending five years of negotiations, New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said.
China has signed agreements worth US$7.8 billion with neighboring Myanmar, state media reported Saturday, as Beijing continues to assert its growing economic clout in Southeast Asia.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Warner Music announced a partnership Thursday with Chinese Internet company Tencent that will include streaming, in the first such deal for a major global record label in the huge market.
Sunday, November 9, 2014
China recorded a better-than-expected trade surplus of US$45.41 billion in October, customs said Saturday, but weaker export and import growth could be a worrisome sign for the world's second largest economy.
Monday, November 3, 2014
Shanghai's mayor promised Sunday to speed up development of China's first free trade zone (FTZ) a year after it opened, as a chorus of foreign companies expressed disappointment over the pace of pledged reforms.
Sunday, November 2, 2014
Chinese manufacturing growth slowed in October, the government said Saturday, as the world's second-largest economy expands at its weakest pace in five years.
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Declines in China's new home prices slowed in October, a survey showed Friday, though figures still fell for a sixth straight month as property woes weigh on growth in the world's second-largest economy.
Friday, October 31, 2014
China says it will ease restrictions on credit cards in a move that might give Visa, Mastercard and other foreign competitors greater access to the Chinese market.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
A watershed scheme to allow cross-trading between Hong Kong and Shanghai's stock markets has been delayed, a Hong Kong official said Monday, warning that pro-democracy protests gripping the city could impact the project's progress.
Monday, October 20, 2014
China's economic growth in the third quarter fell to its slowest since the depths of the global financial crisis more than five years ago, an AFP survey projects.