$32m cultural relic to be demolished

2013-04-01 11:31:51

The Epang Palace scenic spot, which cost more than 200 million yuan ($32 million) and open for just 13 years, will be demolished.

Food for thought in the retail business

2013-04-01 05:46:30

The concept of a "convenience" store jars with 55-year-old retired doctor Xu Zeng ever since her nearest one, just downstairs from her apartment in Liwan district of Guangzhou, closed.

Vera Wang cancels fitting fees following criticism

2013-03-28 14:41:16

Vera Wang called off the fitting fee policy at her Shanghai flagship store on Wednesday, less than two months after it was established at the newly opened store.

Beijing aviation expo expects latest aircrafts

2013-03-27 18:42:54

The Fifteenth Aviation Expo China is set to start on Sept 25 at the China National Convention Center in Beijing.

Profits hit as shipbuilders enter choppy waters

2013-03-27 16:49:40

Profits of two of China's major shipbuilders plunged last year amid an industry downturn.

Guangdong's exports to Africa rise to $2.3b

2013-03-27 15:33:55

Exports from Guangdong province to Africa rose 23.1 percent year-on-year to $2.3 billion and imports from the continent to Guangdong doubled to $5.17 billion in the first two months of the year.

Wumart opened 51 own stores in 2012

2013-03-27 15:31:43

Wumart Stores Inc, the country's leading retail chain store operator by profits, opened 51 directly owned stores in 2012, according to its annual financial results.

Chinese lenders' growth of total assets fell in Feb

2013-03-27 15:29:12

Newly released official figures showed that the growth of total assets among Chinese lenders continued to fall in February, while banks reported the weakest increase in profits.

Wahaha to produce Russia's Gewasi drink

2013-03-27 14:52:02

Hangzhou Wahaha Group Co Ltd, the domestic beverage giant, recently announced it will produce the Russian drink Gewasi, putting tremendous pressure on local enterprises in Northeast China.

4 new foreign currencies added at Beijing airport

2013-03-27 13:51:25

Exchange services in four new currencies -- South Africa Nantes, Egyptian Pound, Turkish Lira and Qatar Rial -- will be available atBeijingCapitalInternationalAirportstarting Wednesday.

Stray Siberian tiger in China returns to Russia

2013-03-27 11:24:10

A wild Siberian tiger from Russia has finished his brief vacation in Northeastern China and returned home, according to local forestry authorities.

Nursing homes to cover Beijing's elderly population

2013-03-27 11:05:52

More than 10,000 beds will be added to nursing homes to support the aging city of Beijing, according to the municipal civil affairs bureau on Tuesday.