Thursday, December 19, 2013
The virtual currency Bitcoin crashed in China on Wednesday, falling nearly 50 percent after the country's biggest trading platform BTC China banned deposits in yuan following new restrictions reportedly imposed by the central bank.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Growth in China's industrial production slowed in November but retail sales expanded at a faster pace, official figures showed Tuesday, painting a mixed picture of the world's second-largest economy.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Chinese inflation slowed to 3.0 percent in November to snap two months of acceleration in consumer prices, official figures showed Monday, well under the government's target for the year.
Friday, December 6, 2013
Bitcoins suffered a new setback after China's central bank said Thursday its banks and payment systems are barred from handling the virtual currency.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
The WTO launches a frantic drive on Tuesday to salvage its floundering efforts to liberalize global trade at a summit laced with potential make-or-break implications for the body's global influence.
Online group-shopping platform Juhuasuan (聚划算), a subsidiary of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba (阿里巴巴), yesterday announced a new limited-time program to sell Taiwanese agricultural products starting on Dec. 17 and lasting for three days.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Chinese manufacturing barely expanded in November, growing at about the same rate as the previous month, two surveys showed in further evidence that the world's No. 2 economy is undergoing a sluggish recovery.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Several Chinese property developers on Tuesday denied a state media report accusing them of failing to pay land taxes, saying it was a “misunderstanding.”
China's commercial hub Shanghai began carbon emissions trading on Tuesday, as the nation which is the world's biggest carbon emitter expands a pilot scheme.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
A co-founder of China's biggest Bitcoin exchange on Friday said there were “boundless opportunities” for the digital currency in the country because of the Chinese saving ethic.