A thought for elderly people

2012-10-16 19:57:35

Li Jun, 84, who lives alone, found a way to pass his time and keep his "spirits" high by being a nude model.

Regional economic links to grow - Malaysian banker

2012-10-16 17:25:23

Regional economic and financial integration in Asia is expected to accelerate and deepen as the global economy declines, the Malaysian central bank's deputy governor said on Monday.

State Council approves nuclear security plan

2012-10-16 17:18:45

The State Council has approved a plan for nuclear security and radioactive contaminant prevention by 2020.

PBOC makes more reverse repurchase operations

2012-10-16 17:18:00

The Chinese central bank continued to make reverse repurchase operations on Tuesday, according to a statement published today on the website of the People's Bank of China.

China's home prices to rise further in Q4

2012-10-16 16:37:45

China's home prices will continue to rise in the fourth quarter, but a big jump across the country is not likely, a research note said.

Chinese online games portal seeks Nasdaq IPO

2012-10-16 16:34:04

YY Inc, which runs a Chinese online games portal, plans to seek a Nasdaq initial public offering to raise up to $100 million.

Sinopec partners with Mercuria in bulk storage

2012-10-16 16:33:11

A Hong Kong-listed subsidiary of China Petrochemical Corp, or Sinopec Group, agreed to buy a 50 percent stake in a European liquid bulk storage and terminal operator.

State Grid OK'd to acquire Brazilian power assets

2012-10-16 16:23:10

China has approved the acquisition deal of seven Brazilian high-voltage power transmission assets by State Grid Corp of China.

Controversial artwork removed

2012-10-15 21:25:59

Chair-like works of art in the shape of naked women have been removed from Suzhou Industrial Park in Eastern China's Jiangsu province, after a firestorm of criticism, Beijing Times reported on Monday.

Foreign investors eye China's A-share market

2012-10-15 17:09:33

More than 30 foreign institutional investors have applied to or are increasing their investment in China's A-share market.

Publishing enters IPO pre-examination period

2012-10-15 17:09:05

Southern Publishing and Media Company Ltd has entered the pre-examination period for a planned initial public offering, according to Oriental Morning Post.

BP exits solar business in China

2012-10-15 17:08:12

China TBEA Co Ltd, a major manufacturer of solar energy transformers, said BP Plc has transferred all its equity in two solar business joint ventures to the company at zero cost.