Thursday, August 21, 2014
China has fined 10 Japanese auto parts firms a total of more than US$200 million for price-fixing, authorities said Wednesday, in what state media called the biggest-ever penalty for violating the anti-monopoly law.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
China's government said Monday it has concluded Mercedes-Benz violated anti-monopoly law and charged excessive prices for parts, adding to a growing number of global automakers snared in an investigation of the industry.
Saturday, August 16, 2014
China on Friday published a draft of long-awaited property registration rules, a move expected to stabilise the real-estate market and help crack down on corruption.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
China's bank lending plunged in July as the weakening property sector hit demand for loans, statistics showed Wednesday as other key indicators slowed, raising concerns for growth in the world's second-largest economy.
Chinese influence in Asia is growing stronger as China continues to push its claims to disputed territory in ways that other nations are finding it increasingly difficult to oppose, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported Tuesday.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi says it has upgraded its operating system to ensure users know when data from users' address books is collected.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
China's annual inflation rose 2.3 percent in July, official data showed Saturday, remaining stable and allowing authorities space to further stimulate growth in the world's second-largest economy if needed.
Saturday, August 9, 2014
China's monthly trade surplus leaped to a record US$47.3 billion in July, nearly tripling year-on-year, official data showed Friday, as the world's second-largest economy saw export growth accelerate while imports surprisingly shrank.
Auto sales in China, the world's biggest car market, accelerated in July, growing 6.7 percent to 1.62 million vehicles, an industry group said Friday.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Chinese regulators have launched a series of anti-monopoly investigations of foreign automakers and technology providers, stepping up pressure on foreign companies that feel increasingly unwelcome in China.