Nokia sets up innovation center in Beijing

2012-09-18 15:35:00

Mobile phone maker Nokia Corp set up its Experience & Innovation Center in Beijing on Tuesday, to help 30 Chinese start-ups become listed in three to five years.

High school seniors replace books with iPads

2012-09-18 13:58:11

A high school in Nanjing has equipped one class of its seniors with iPads for their studies, Modern Express reported Tuesday.

Famous names join Diaoyu Islands protest

2012-09-18 13:30:44

Hundreds of famous names from television, film and radio have joined a growing chorus of people showing support for China over the Diaoyu Islands dispute.

China's home price growth abates

2012-09-18 11:15:39

China's home price rises abated in August as fewer cities saw a price increase than the previous month, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday.

Home sales in major cities fall in Sept

2012-09-17 15:17:50

Home sales in China's major cities fell in September after a strong rebound in the previous months, data from real estate consultancy Century 21st showed on Monday.

Barclays cuts China GDP growth forecast

2012-09-17 15:15:46

Barclays cut its forecast on China's GDP growth to 7.5 percent this year from its original 7.9 percent estimate, due to the weak August data.

'Iron rice bowl' ban served up in another city

2012-09-17 15:14:33

Civil servants in one city in central China may lose their "iron rice bowl" under a pilot program to be launched this year, the Zhengzhou Evening News reported Monday.

India may launch solar panels anti-dumping probe

2012-09-17 15:12:34

India may launch an anti-dumping investigation against solar panels made in China, after the US and Europe launched similar probes.

Lymphoma rises among Chinese: Expert

2012-09-17 13:37:09

The incidence of the cancer lymphoma is rising by 4 percent a year, senior cancer specialists warned.

Ikea readies new China plan

2012-09-14 11:11:52

Inter Ikea Center Group, one of Europe's leading shopping center developers, is working on an investment plan for its next round of expansion in China.

Golden China Fund beats peers

2012-09-14 11:11:00

The Golden China Fund of Greenwoods Asset Management Ltd has outperformed peers this year by betting on independent power producers and natural-gas distributors.

Nestle sees 20% growth in China

2012-09-14 11:00:30

Nestle SA, the world's largest food company, said China sales will probably grow about 20 percent this year because of rising wages and government efforts to boost local consumption.