Micro blog helps capture three scalpers

2011-01-25 13:55:40

Police captured three ticket scalpers after a tip off from an online whistleblower, Jan 19, 2011.

WISCO's overseas takeover talk paused by seller

2011-01-25 13:54:17

The Australian mining company Riversdale Mining Ltd (RML) suspended talks of a takeover by Wuhan Iron and Steel Co (WISCO) over a Mozambican coalmine project, while another bidder, Rio Tinto Group, is likely to win the deal, National Business Daily reported Tuesday.

Couple's home demolished by mistake

2011-01-25 13:51:27

A couple had their home demolished by mistake while on a medical trip to see a doctor in Beijing.

Half of China's kids lack sleep

2011-01-25 13:16:49

A survey has found nearly half of primary and middle school students go to sleep after 10 pm and half of their parents think that lack of sleep has affected their child’s memory, thinking and growth.

PetroChina halts gas shipments to industry

2011-01-25 11:11:06

PetroChina has halted natural gas shipments to some downstream industrial users in North China this month to guarantee sufficient residential supplies, the National Business Daily reported Tuesday.

Housing price may rise 12.8% this year: Report

2011-01-24 16:58:15

Chinese Academy of Sciences' Center for Forecasting Science predicted the average housing price per square meter could rise 12.77 percent year-on-year to 5,711.5 yuan ($867.6) in 2011, Ccstock.cn reported Monday.

China's water resource investment to hit 2t yuan

2011-01-24 13:50:54

China plans to invest about 2 trillion yuan ($303.8 billion) to build water resource facilities during the next five years, People's Daily reported Monday, citing an official from the country's top water resource planner.

Overseas oil dependence ratio surpasses 55%

2011-01-24 13:41:02

China's overseas crude dependence ratio surpassed 55 percent, the Economic Information reported Monday, citing an industry report.

Car-sharing helps ease ticket shortage

2011-01-24 11:01:13

An online car-sharing website has relieved many from the headache of buying a train ticket during the Spring Festival travel rush, attracting more than 100,000 applicants since it started on Jan 5.

China to invest 4t yuan in water resources

2011-01-21 15:34:27

China will invest four trillion yuan ($607.2 billion) on the construction of water resource facilities during the next 10 years, China Business News reported Friday, citing sources from the Department of Water Resources of Sichuan province.

No pay raise for Carrefour Shanghai workers

2011-01-21 13:41:49

Carrefour China, Inc, is failing to raise wages for its 6,000 employees in Shanghai, the National Business Daily reported Friday.

Man gets rail tickets after shedding clothes

2011-01-21 13:22:55

A furious ticket buyer, who exposed himself at a railway station, has gotten his tickets, the Dongfang Daily reported Friday.