Foreign banks lower China's growth forecast

2011-07-14 13:21:51

Some foreign banks have tuned down forecasts on China's economic growth after the country announced its economic data Wednesday.

10 more foods from Taiwan blocked for DEHP

2011-07-14 11:17:41

Ten more types of food and food additives imported from Taiwan were held up at the border ports after being found to contain the toxic plasticizer DEHP, Beijing News reported on Thursday, quoting the mainland's quality control watchdog.

Asahi eyes food market amid safety scare

2011-07-13 17:47:34

A China-registered Japanese farm plans to tap into China's high-end food market with its quality and safe products amid the country's rising food safety concerns, the Beijing Times reported Tuesday.

Silica explains 19-year-old grandma

2011-07-13 16:03:03

A new fad in Guangzhou sees youngsters age by decades in a matter of weeks, with the help of a specially-designed silica gel face-mask,the Southern Metropolitan Daily reported.

Millionaire college students after IPO

2011-07-13 15:24:47

Three college students are set to become overnight millionaires after a Sichuan oilfield service company's initial public offering, the Chongqing Economic Times reported Wednesday.

China accelerates public housing construction

2011-07-13 15:22:39

About 56.6 percent of planned public housing programs around China began construction by the end of June, up 22 percentage points from one month ago, China Business News reported on Wednesday.

BYD's net profit to drop 85% or more

2011-07-13 14:57:00

BYD Co Ltd expects its net profits to plummet 85 percent to 95 percent for the first half of this year, compared to the same period a year ago, China Business News reported on Wednesday.

Official found dead in office, N China

2011-07-12 17:36:59

Zhang Haizhong, an official in Handan city, North China’s Hebei province, was found dead on Monday morning in his office, the Beijing News reported on Tuesday.

China's debts hit 28t yuan

2011-07-12 17:36:17

China's government debts totaled about 28 trillion yuan by the end of 2010, accounting for 71 percent of the GDP, the Beijing Times reported Tuesday

China concepts stocks will survive: Analyst

2011-07-12 17:18:48

Stocks of Chinese companies that traded overseas will survive the accounting scandal and shorting crisis, an analyst told in Beijing on Sunday.

Imported vehicles become more popular in China

2011-07-12 15:44:09

The China Passenger Car Association (CPCA) said the sales of imported vehicles this year in China will be more than 1 million, the Beijing Business Today reported on Tuesday.

Real income tax threshold hiked to 4,545

2011-07-12 14:00:42

China's real income tax threshold will be 4,545 yuan after the personal income tax law amendment, People's Daily reported on Tuesday, citing Liu Zuo, head of the research center at the State Administration of Taxation.