Monday, May 12, 2014
Some 200 virtual currency enthusiasts excitedly traded namecards and participated in panel discussions Saturday at China's first-ever Global Bitcoin Summit — but several expressed shock that the event was given the green light in the first place.
Friday, May 9, 2014
China's exports and imports rose marginally in April, official data showed Thursday, rebounding from sharp declines in March, but analysts saw a mixed outlook with the world's second-largest economy in the grip of a growth slowdown.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Alibaba Group, the king of e-commerce in China, is dangling a deal that could turn into one of the biggest initial public offerings (IPO) in history.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
E-commerce giant Alibaba Group is expanding its online entertainment presence by investing US$1.2 billion with a partner in video website Youku Tudou.
Friday, April 25, 2014
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.
Saturday, April 19, 2014
When accountant Ariel Wang bought a new car a few weeks ago, environmental protection was far from her mind even though smog has reached crisis levels in China's commercial hub Shanghai.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into China increased 5.5 percent in the first three months of the year despite faltering in March, the government said Thursday, though outbound investment slumped.