Friday, September 6, 2013
China will allow unfettered exchange of its yuan currency in its first free trade zone, a draft plan seen by AFP Thursday showed, in a bold push to reform the world's second largest economy.
Saturday, August 31, 2013
Chinese oil giant Sinopec is entering Egypt despite the country's political strife, announcing Friday it is buying a US$3.1 billion stake in an existing operation as China scours the globe for energy reserves.
Saturday, August 24, 2013
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into China grew 7.09 percent year-on-year in the first seven months of 2013, official data showed Friday, citing optimism towards the domestic economy among foreign investors.
Friday, August 23, 2013
China's manufacturing slowdown stabilized in August in another possible sign the world's second-largest economy is improving, a survey showed Thursday.
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Shares in Shanghai had a roller coaster ride on Friday after the country's fifth-largest brokerage by market value reported a trading error.
Monday, August 12, 2013
China has started investigating French drugmaker Sanofi SA for allegedly bribing more than 500 Chinese doctors with about 1.7 million yuan (US$277,600) of payments to raise sales, China's Xinhua state news agency said on Saturday.
Saturday, August 10, 2013
China's factory output and auto sales accelerated in July, adding to signs a slump in the world's second-largest economy might be stabilizing.
Growth in China's vehicle sales slowed to an annual 9.9 percent in July, an industry group said Friday, as the world's largest car market entered its low season.
Friday, August 9, 2013
China's imports and exports showed an unexpected jump in July, government data showed Thursday in a positive sign for the world's second-biggest economy after persistent weakness raised concerns over growth.
Monday, August 5, 2013
China will experience the most severe managerial shortage in the world in the second half of 2013, continuing a five-year trend, according to a survey of executive search consultants.