Producer deflation narrowed more than expected in May while the rise of consumer price inflation was below market expectations, reinforcing the case for continuation of accommodated economic policies to prop up growth, analysts said on Thursday.
As the Cultural Revolution descended into mob violence, teenage Red Guards dragged Mao Yushi and his father, two proud and bookish engineers, out of their home to sweep a boulevard as a crowd watched and jeered.
The fall in producer prices eased further in May, data showed Thursday, fueling hopes a slowdown in the world's No. 2 economy is bottoming while stabilizing consumer inflation also gave authorities room for fresh stimulus.
Cosmetics giant Lancome closed some of its outlets in Hong Kong Wednesday as protesters gathered at a major mall after the company cancelled a concert featuring a local singer critical of China.
China's imports decreased at their slowest pace in more than a year and a half in May, official data showed Wednesday, in a possible sign domestic demand in the world's second-largest economy may be recovering.
South Korean and Chinese TV manufacturers dominate the top 10 list of global LCD television shipments, while their Japanese counterparts have been kicked out of the top five for the first time.
The first batch of investments by the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank will be announced on June 24 during its third board meeting, said the bank's President Jin Liqun on Tuesday.
Baofeng Technology Co Ltd, an internet entertainment and technology company, on Tuesday announced it has set up a subsidiary specializing in sports, a move which follows its acquisition with Everbright Securities Co of a 65 percent stake in sports media rights firm MP & Silva Ltd.
Domestic smarphone manufacturer Nubia, formerly affiliated with ZTE Corp, unveiled the Z11 Max phablet on Tuesday, putting it in direct competition with Xiaomi's Mi Max launched last month.
Chinese prosecutors have charged 74 people in connection with a series of grisly murders aimed at extorting compensation from coal mining firms, state media said Wednesday.