Friday, January 9, 2015
Japanese gaming giant Sony said Thursday it will delay the launch of its PlayStation consoles in China, originally scheduled for Sunday, but gave no specific reason.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
China has scrapped its export quotas for rare earths, minerals used in mobile phones and other high-tech products, after losing a World Trade Organization (WTO) case brought by Washington and other trading partners over controls that alarmed global technology producers.
German carmaker BMW has agreed to offer 5.1 billion yuan (US$818 million) in subsidies to its Chinese dealers to help make up for losses from slowing sales, Bloomberg news agency reported Monday.
China has abolished price controls on tobacco leaf, the last agricultural product to have limits, the country's top economic planner said as authorities seek to give the market a greater economic role.
Saturday, January 3, 2015
The taste for high-end tea has been drying up this year, as prices have been under pressure from the government's austerity drive and anti-graft campaign in addition to a slowing economy.
Friday, January 2, 2015
China's box office sales surged 36 percent in 2014, state-run media reported Thursday, as the world's second-largest film market after the United States added thousands of screens.
Thursday, January 1, 2015
A Chinese-developed passenger plane has been certified by the country's aviation regulator, clearing the way for the ARJ21 regional jet to fly domestic routes, the manufacturer and state media said.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Britain was looking for stronger economic ties with China even before the agreement that would eventually hand it Hong Kong was signed in 1984, secret documents released Tuesday showed.
Saturday, December 20, 2014
China's gross domestic product (GDP) turned out to be 3.4 percent larger last year than originally announced, the government said Friday after a national survey -- a revision equal to about the size of Malaysia's economy.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) strengthened its support Thursday for China in a final ruling in a dispute over punitive duties imposed by the United States on a range of Chinese products.