Friday, February 6, 2015
A herdsman in China's remote far west has struck gold after stumbling upon a huge nugget of the precious metal estimated to be worth at least US$250,000, state media reported Thursday.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
China's central bank said Wednesday it would make an across-the-board cut in the percentage of funds banks must hold in reserve, the first such cut in nearly three years as the world's second-largest economy falters.
China announced Wednesday that users of blogs and chat rooms will be required to register their names with operators and promise in writing to avoid challenging the communist political system, further tightening control over Internet use.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Alibaba founder Jack Ma has defended his company's reputation after authorities accused it of allowing “illegal” actions on its multi-billion-dollar online shopping platform, saying he does not want it to be seen as a hub for fake products.
One of the 36 funerals for the victims of a New Year's Eve crush in Shanghai was held Tuesday, after authorities finally allowed the ceremonies to go ahead.
A Chinese solar energy tycoon has replaced e-commerce giant Alibaba's founder Jack Ma as the country's richest man with a fortune of US$26 billion, a wealth survey showed Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
China said Monday it opposed foreign leaders meeting the Dalai Lama “in any form,” ahead of a public appearance by the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader with U.S. President Barack Obama.
China says its annual Lunar New Year gala TV show is all set to go international., 2 Comments
A father and daughter who belonged to a fringe Chinese religious group were executed Monday for beating a woman to death at a McDonald's restaurant, reportedly after she rebuffed their attempts to recruit her.
Chinese factory activity contracted in January for a second straight month, a closely watched private survey showed Monday, a day after the government announced the first official decline in the sector in more than two years.