Wednesday, April 16, 2014
China's WH Group, which became the world's biggest pork company after buying Smithfield Foods of the U.S. last year, said Monday it plans to raise up to US$5.3 billion in an initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
China's annual demand for gold could jump around 20 percent by 2017 as more of its increasingly wealthy population seek new ways to make money, the World Gold Council predicted on Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
China's economic expansion slowed in the first three months of this year, according to an AFP survey, and remains on track for its worst annual performance in nearly a quarter-century as reform priorities trump growth concerns.
A group of Chinese state-owned companies is buying a Peruvian copper mine from Glencore Xstrata PLC for US$5.85 billion, adding to a wave of Chinese resource acquisitions abroad.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
China's consumer inflation edged up in March as food prices rose despite signs the world's second-largest economy is slowing.
China's growth in auto sales decelerated further in March and local brands lost market share in the face of intense foreign competition, an industry group reported Friday.
Friday, April 11, 2014
China reported an unexpected contraction in exports in March, raising the danger of job losses as Beijing tries to overhaul its slowing economy.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The International Monetary Fund said Tuesday China's economic growth would slow to 7.5 percent this year and 7.3 percent in 2015, avoiding a “hard landing” if the government addresses risks and undertakes reforms.1 Comment
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
China will become the Asia-Pacific region's largest cruise market by 2020, the government said. Some domestic operators are already digging for the industry's gold.
Friday, April 4, 2014
China's leaders have unveiled a mini-stimulus aimed at shoring up sputtering growth in the world's No. 2 economy.