Thursday, April 17, 2014
Modern China is advancing reforms supported by Hu Yaobang, state media said Wednesday, a day after the 25th anniversary of the death of the reformer whose passing helped ignite the Tiananmen Square protests.
Tens of thousands of workers were on strike Wednesday at a factory in southern China which makes shoes for Nike and adidas, rights groups and a worker said.
China's GDP grew at its weakest pace for 18 months in the March quarter, data showed Wednesday, testing Beijing's resolve as its campaign to transform the world's number-two economy comes at the cost of a sharp slowdown.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
China's state-owned film distributor is making its first investment in Hollywood movies by taking a stake in two Legendary Entertainment productions.
Sina Weibo, widely known as China's version of Twitter, is set to go public in the United States this week — after three weeks of sell-offs took their toll on technology stocks.
Singapore consumers love their low-priced China smartphones.
China's bank lending surged in March from the previous month, the central bank said Tuesday, but analysts dismissed the possibility of monetary easing.
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
Local Chinese officials are blocking citizens seeking to report corruption to a central government inspection team, state media said on Monday, in the latest apparent abuse of the country's petitioning system.