World's 3rd tallest building design unveiled

2011-06-22 14:29:10

The design scheme for the world's third tallest building is revealed at a press conference in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei province Wednesday.

Shanghai sets steel, mining rights exchanges

2011-06-21 17:23:04

The Shanghai United Steel Exchange and the Shanghai United Mining Rights Exchange were set up on Monday, Xinhua News Agency reported.

Local financing approved for affordable housing

2011-06-21 17:05:31

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has sent a notice to local governments clearly indicating financial institutions and enterprises can apply to issue corporate bonds as a finance method for affordable housing, Shanghai Securities News reported Tuesday.

Beijing’s new airport expects inaugural flight in 2017

2011-06-21 16:59:40

Beijing has drafted the timetable for the construction of its new airport and it is expected the inaugural flight will take off in October 2017, the Beijing Business Today reported Tuesday, citing an unnamed insider.

China, Ukraine forge new partnership

2011-06-21 07:09:43

President Hu Jintao is welcomed by his Ukrainian counterpart Viktor Yanukovych in Kiev Monday during a three-day visit to Ukraine. Hu is the first Chinese head of state to visit Ukraine in the past decade.

5 probed over CPI data leaks

2011-06-20 17:31:23

A Beijing procurator confirmed on Monday five people are under judicial investigation for leaking key economic data prior to its official release.

Steel prices drop on low demand

2011-06-20 17:04:34

China's steel prices declined nationwide last week, reported Monday, citing Xiben New Line Stock Co Ltd, a domestic steel spot trading platform.

Execs stay silent in fake diploma scam

2011-06-20 16:45:13

Hundreds of Chinese company executives have been conned into buying fake diplomas to cheat their academic success, China Youth Daily reported Sunday.

Suning plans to add 200 stores a year

2011-06-20 16:05:13

Suning Appliance, China's biggest home appliance retailer, aims to add 200 stores a year to its existing franchise network over the next ten years, the Securities Times reported Sunday, citing company chairman Zhang Jindong.

Chinese traditional medicine prices soar

2011-06-20 15:56:59

Chinese traditional medicine (TCM) prices have risen sharply since the first half of 2009, Beijing Times reported Monday.

Students run nude to celebrate graduation

2011-06-17 17:34:07

A series of nude photos of graduates celebrating the end of university has caused a buzz on the internet, the reported Friday.

Housing aid for single and poor mothers

2011-06-17 17:26:02

Single and poor mothers will soon benefit from better housing after the Women's Federation in South China's Guangdong province plans to raise 5 million yuan ($77,000) this year to help their plight.