Wealth, prestige and expats are driving new interest among the Chinese in games such as hockey.
Reports said a batch of Coke Zero concentrate contained a banned preservative.
China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd, China's second-largest telecommunications carrier by subscribers, said more than 35 percent of its third generation (3G) smartphones sold in the first quarter were Android-based versions, indicating a declining dependence on Apple Inc's iPhone series.
US fast food giant McDonald's raised prices of certain products in China from July 13, the Beijing Times reported Monday.
China accused the US of interfering in its internal affairs and damaging relations.
China voiced stern objection to Obama's meeting with the Dalai Lama and demanded the US side to adopt immediate measures to wipe out the impact.
Short-term fluctuations distort overall picture, ministry says
During the China-US Governors Forum, leaders discussed issues of trade, investment, education exchanges, green energy...Special
The first China-St. Louis cargo air route poised to be a key trade hub in the US' Midwest will take flight in September
Zhejiang provincial Party Secretary Zhao Hongzhu was pleasantly surprised Wednesday evening at the welcoming banquet hosted by Utah Governor Gary Herbert.
China urged the United States to immediately withdraw a decision of arranging US President Barack Obama to meet with the Dalai Lama.
A number of Chinese provincial leaders and over 30 US governors attended the China-US Governors Forum