Trade surplus poised to fall

2011-02-18 10:54:47

Uncertain outlook for major economies posing challenge

China's FDI up 23.4 % in January

2011-02-17 10:45:53

The amount of foreign direct investment(FDI) into China rose 23.4 percent in January year on year to $10.03 billion, said Yao Jian, spokesman of the Ministry of Commerce, Thursday.

January inflation figure beats forecast

2011-02-16 10:40:47

The consumer price index (CPI), a major gauge of inflation, grew a lower-than-expected 4.9 percent year-on-year in January.

9-month low ushers in falling surplus era

2011-02-15 09:01:17

China's trade surplus will continue to fall in the coming months after hitting a nine-month low in January amid increased imports in the run-up to the lunar new year holidays and surging commodity prices, economists said.

Fewer Post-90s may end 'golden days' for gaming companies

2011-02-11 17:38:23

China's online gaming companies embody the negative impact brought on by a small Post-90s generation population, China Business News reported Thursday.

Massive surge in patent filings

2011-02-11 08:57:57

China's international patent filings surged more than 56 percent last year, leading the global growth in international filings, the Geneva-based World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) announced.

Auto rentals accelerate into fast lane

2011-01-31 09:33:46

Increasing demand, improved living standards and new policies curbing private car usage are providing a big boost to China's car rental market.

China's 2010 land supply for affordable housing jumps 124%

2011-01-30 09:18:24

China's land supply for affordable housing in 2010 soared 124.5 percent year on year amid the country's robust demand for affordable housing, said officials with the Ministry of Land and Resources (MLR) Saturday.

Side effects seen for dealers

2011-01-27 14:02:55

The Beijing government's restrictions on new license plates were meant to contend with traffic congestion, but are simultaneously threatening the livelihoods of many local dealers of second-hand cars.

Market Roundup

2011-01-28 08:04:01

China's CPI up 4.6% in December 2010

2011-01-20 10:52:35

China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 4.6 percent in December year on year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced Thursday.

Shanghai plans to avoid a 'Mickey Mouse' operation

2011-01-19 13:56:47

Political consultants to the Shanghai municipal government urged the city to get more deeply involved in its joint venture with Walt Disney Co before signing the final agreements on Shanghai Disneyland.