Another 10 provinces and regions are likely to benefit from a tax reform program to replace the business tax with the value-added tax.
Major steel mills are to substantially raise the ex-factory prices of their leading products for March delivery.
Zhanjiang Guolian Aquatic Products Co Ltd said it has set up a group of lawyers to cope with the antidumping investigation launched by the US.
China's railway industry saw a big increase in fixed assets investment and infrastructure investment in January for the first month this year.
Keppel Land China has joined hands with Alpha Investment Partners Ltd to acquire a retail mall in Shanghai.
The world's largest convenience store company, 7-Eleven, plans to expand in China's southwestern market.
A whistleblowers' telephone hotline has been launched in Shanghai in an effort to clamp down on banking operations that breach regulations.
A total of 87 Chinese mergers and acquisitions were concluded in January with the total value of 80 disclosed deals reaching $2.89 billion.
Traditional Chinese medicine company Beijing Tongrentang Group will open 100 self-operated pharmacies around China and 10 stores overseas this year.
China's encouraging policies for the biological industry are supporting the biopharmaceutical sector's share prices, industry observers said.
Baoshan Iron and Steel Co Ltd, the nation's largest listed steel maker, said it has bought back a total of 424,440,408 shares as of Monday, accounting for 2.4 percent of its total capital.
The Ministry of Commerce on Wednesday launched an anti-dumping investigation into cellulose pulp imported from the United States, Canada and Brazil, according to a statement published on the ministry's website.