Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Beijing won a key victory Monday in a trade dispute with Washington, as a World Trade Organization (WTO) panel said the United States was wrong to slap punitive duties on a host of Chinese goods.
Hong Kong's leader called Tuesday for limited electoral change despite mass pro-democracy protests, saying in a report to China that voters want a “patriotic” chief executive.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Three prominent allies of China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang are under investigation for corruption, state prosecutors said Monday, as the noose appears to tighten around one of the country's most powerful men.
Chinese growth failed to accelerate in the second quarter despite government stimulus measures, an AFP survey predicts, with the world's second-largest economy forecast to record its worst annual performance in 24 years.
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into China rose 2.2 percent to US$63.33 billion during the first six months of this year, the government announced Tuesday.
Monday, July 14, 2014
The property market in China is likely to consolidate in the second half of the year, as strong demand and limited supplies will offset the chances of an imminent market collapse, market analysts said on Friday.
After attending a wedding banquet last month in Fu-jian province's Jinjiang city, Yan Hongming joked that he'd changed his 2014 resolution from getting six-pack abs to marrying a woman from Jinjiang.
Chinese authorities have detained a prominent financial news anchor for state broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV), according to media reports, in what appears to be the latest target in a corruption crackdown.
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Chinese state broadcaster CCTV has accused U.S. technology giant Apple of threatening national security through its iPhone's ability to track and time-stamp a user's location.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Eight kindergarteners and three adults died in central China after the minivan they were in crashed into a pond, state media reported Friday.