Thursday, June 11, 2015
A Chinese newspaper with close links to the Communist Party on Thursday called on famed artist Ai Weiwei to abandon his "previous politics" after the dissident was allowed to stage a rare exhibition in China.
Global index compiler MSCI said it had delayed including Chinese shares in its benchmark index because there were still "remaining issues" over market access, but pledged to work with China's securities watchdog toward inclusion.
Chinese search engine giant Baidu plans to develop a driverless car, according to domestic media reports, following in the footsteps of fellow technology firm Google.
A senior foreign banker was arrested in Hong Kong after his Ferrari was involved in a crash in a car park which killed a security guard, reports said Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Rules making it easier to file lawsuits in China have led to a new concern over frivolous claims, such as one in which a man says actress Zhao Wei stared at him too intensely through his TV set.
Chinese inflation fell to 1.2 percent in May, data showed Tuesday, the latest sign that growth in the world's No. 2 economy is stalling and suggesting more monetary easing may be on the way.
Li Haitao, a 24-year-old employee at a steel trading company, did no research last June before he joined a stampede of novice investors into China's surging stock market.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Chinese imports fell for a seventh straight month in May while exports also sank, according to official data Monday, as the world's second biggest economy shows protracted weakness despite government easing measures.
The latest weapon in the fight against cheating on mainland China's all-important college entrance exam is a six-propeller drone.
Mainland China authorities on Monday touted "tremendous achievements" in human rights, citing legal improvements, poverty alleviation, and protections for minorities and freedom of speech, even as campaign groups highlight a tough crackdown on dissent and civil society.