Saturday, August 29, 2015
Mainland China's economy may be slowing but it is "not falling off a cliff," the chief executive of Southeast Asia's biggest bank said Friday.
Just as they thought they could begin moving away from crisis mode, China's turmoil has become a new threat to the world's top central bankers.
Mainland China has eased property investment rules for foreign individuals and institutions across the country, enabling qualified foreign institutional and individual investors to buy more properties on the Chinese mainland, authorities announced in a circular on Thursday evening.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Shanghai stocks closed up 5.34 percent on Thursday, cheered by a rally on Wall Street and a domestic interest rate cut this week aimed at boosting the world's second-largest economy, dealers said.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
The head of mainland China's work safety watchdog has been sacked, state media said Wednesday, two weeks after giant explosions in one of the country's largest ports killed 139 and injured hundreds.
The once-hot smartphone market in mainland China is expected to cool this year, growing a meager 1.2 percent, according to a report released Tuesday.
U.S. and mainland China officials took a major step Tuesday toward an agreement to advance "clean coal" technologies that purport to reduce the fuel's contribution to climate change -- and could offer a potential lifeline for an industry that's seen its fortunes fade.
Employees of one of mainland China's biggest securities firms and one current and one former employee of its market regulator are under investigation on suspicion of illegal stock trading, state media reported Wednesday, amid the collapse of a stock price boom.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Mainland China's former finance authority deputy head Jin Liqun has been elected to head the new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the mainland Chinese authorities said Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Asian stocks nosedived on Monday, led by sharp falls in Shanghai as concerns mount over the health of mainland China's economy -- the world's second largest.