Securities insiders have warned of risks for ChiNext, China's Nasdaq-style market, which has outperformed since the end of last year.
China's growing level of local government and corporate debt has become a major issue for the nation's financial system, according to experts.
The competitiveness of China's traditional industries is weakening, while its growing competitiveness in new and emerging sectors lacks sufficient capacity.
French food giant Groupe Danone SA has invested in two joint projects with China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd, a move that will help improve Danone's sliding market share in China.
The cost of bearish Baidu Inc options fell to a five-year low on speculation China's largest Internet search engine will boost mobile advertising revenue and halt a three-month slump in its shares.
Fang Jinqi, 32, said the most urgent thing for her at the moment is to develop a more thrifty lifestyle because her job as a property agent business is stagnating.
Several Chinese pharmaceutical companies have been recognized by the overseas medical industry largely because of their partnerships with multinational giants.
The emerging Indian market will continue to attract project-contracting businesses from China as experts call for more mutual investments and cooperation between large companies.
Official from the Civil Aviation Administration of China said on Friday the country disapproved and "will not accept any unilateral and compulsory market measures".
Wealth management products will soon be sold through online payment platforms, China's securities watchdog said on Friday.
Chinese telecom operators have stepped up their efforts to boost their business through exploring online channels, since more people prefer shopping online.
A leading Ministry of Commerce official said on Thursday that China should develop its import market by introducing advanced technology for local enterprises in order to balance the nation's import and export volume and upgrade its trading structure.