Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The U.N. high commissioner for human rights has expressed concern about the detention and interrogation of more than 100 lawyers in mainland China.
Shanghai tumbled at the end of a volatile day of trade Monday following another round of disappointing mainland Chinese data, while regional investors were moving cautiously ahead of a crucial U.S. interest rate decision at the end of the week.
Monday, September 14, 2015
Growth in China's industrial production and retail sales accelerated in August, data showed Sunday, but the figures will do little to ease international concern about the world's second-largest economy.
Sunday, September 13, 2015
Chinese authorities have named and shamed four travelers over an incident at Bangkok's airport in which they vented their frustration by belting out the Chinese national anthem.
Chinese authorities ended the search for the remaining eight missing in a massive chemical warehouse explosion last month, setting the final death toll at 173 in China's worst industrial disaster in years.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
All criminal accusations have been dropped against a mainland Chinese journalist who accused a senior official of wrongdoing, the reporter said Friday.
The head of giant mainland Chinese state-owned conglomerate China Resources has been expelled from the Communist Party and stripped of his public office for corruption, its anti-graft watchdog said Friday.
Friday, September 11, 2015
Mainland China plans to allow foreign central banks into its interbank currency market, the country's No. 2 leader said Thursday, in a new move to expand use of the tightly controlled Chinese yuan.
Mainland China will give unusually large payouts to the families of firefighters killed in giant explosions in Tianjin last month, local media reported, after the disaster raised questions over whether the young men's training was inadequate.
Mainland China is planning to land a lunar probe on the far side of the moon, state media reported, the latest step for Beijing's ambitious space program.