China defends M&A regulation

2011-09-20 17:24:26

China defended its regulation that reviews mergers and acquisitions (M&A) of domestic companies by foreign investors.

Sany, CITIC plan HK IPOs

2011-09-20 08:01:23

Sany Heavy and CITIC Securities are pushing ahead with share sales in Hong Kong.

Sinohydro raises $2.7b in share sale

2011-09-20 08:01:23

Dam builder will launch deal next week to bankroll power projects.

Conoco sets up 2nd spill fund

2011-09-20 09:27:56

Conoco said it will establish a second fund with its partner, CNOOC, to address environmental issues in Bohai Bay amid a continuing oil spill.

Smuggled oil found in Shanghai

2011-09-20 10:01:14

Shanghai customs officers have seized 1,700 metric tons of illegally imported oil worth 15 million yuan ($2.35 million).

Paying on the never-never set to rise

2011-09-20 08:01:23

Report predicts big increase in credit card use and revolving debt.

SOEs see slower growth in Aug

2011-09-20 09:24:42

State-owned enterprises reported a monthly decline in profits in August though major indicators pointed to a robust growth above 20 percent year-on-year.

New record with hybrid rice yield

2011-09-19 16:53:36

The yield of China's newly-developed hybrid rice breed, known as super rice, has exceeded 900 kg per mu (0.067 hectare).

Bright skies for aviation industry

2011-09-19 08:01:33

The increase in Chinese airline passengers in recent years has experts predicting a bright future for the industry.

Making a mint out of humble herb

2011-09-19 07:58:44

Calls rise for government support of tiny agricultural sector dominated by imports.

The walls come tumbling down

2011-09-19 07:57:50

Merchants in Wenzhou had sensed the coming showdown and rushed to dump the properties they'd acquired with loans from underground lenders.

China's property market cooling

2011-09-19 07:55:25

More cities reported lower or unchanged real estate prices in August than in July.