Friday, April 25, 2014
For decades, members of the Chinese public with grievances against local governments have been traveling to Beijing in the time-honored tradition of appealing to the country's highest authorities.
Classic American luxury brands Lincoln and Cadillac are taking on Germany's long-dominant Audi in China, but face a market leader fortified by enviable brand awareness built over years as officialdom's favorite car.
China's government says it will open 80 projects in eight state-run industries to private and foreign investors as part of efforts to make its slowing economy more productive.
China will strive to reach the “high-income club” by 2020, a senior official said on Wednesday.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Chinese manufacturing activity improved slightly in April as domestic demand showed “mild improvement,” HSBC said Wednesday, but it warned the world's second-largest economy was still showing signs of weakness.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
A quarter of the police in Shanghai began carrying guns during routine patrols for the first time this week as part of a China-wide boost in police firepower following a deadly mass knifing blamed on Xinjiang separatists.
Monday, April 21, 2014
Marching in dragon dances, cheering on buffalo fights, singing folk songs with villagers, an enamored traveler ticked off the sights during a three-week tour of Chinese ethnic minority festivals.
Sunday, April 20, 2014
To deal with worsening smog, Tianjin will raise pollution discharge fees drastically starting July 1.
Saturday, April 19, 2014
A Chinese court on Friday sentenced four anti-corruption protesters to between two and three-and-a-half years in jail over their role in small-scale demonstrations, furthering a crackdown on rights activists.
Faced with growing public anger about a poisonous environment, China's government released a years-long study that shows nearly one-fifth of the country's farmland is contaminated with toxic metals, a stunning indictment of unfettered industrialization under the Communist Party's authoritarian rule., 2 Comments