Top-grade advice

2012-05-18 08:53:27

The number of overseas education consulting companies in China is rising.

Eye on the future

2012-05-18 07:51:46

Song Jie is still checking his schedule on an iPhone when he walks through the revolving door of the Swissotel Beijing.

New nuclear projects ready to power ahead

2012-05-18 09:15:28

China is expected to resume the expansion of its nuclear power sector next month, with many plans reaching the final approval stage.

China still diversifying reserves

2012-05-17 09:47:33

An ongoing decline in the holdings of US Treasury securities reflects China's determination to diversify its foreign reserves.

Big banks' lending grinds to halt in first half of May

2012-05-17 09:28:42

China's "Big Four" banks made almost no new loans in the first two weeks of May, after a surprise drop in new loans in April.

PBOC chief calls for greater capital market reforms

2012-05-17 09:26:58

Central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said Wednesday that innovative methods should be used to reform China's capital markets.

Official: Yuan much more convertible

2012-05-17 09:18:12

China's currency is just around the corner from being fully convertible and the economy's capital account is already far more convertible.

PetroChina to develop Canadian LNG

2012-05-17 09:26:48

PetroChina Co Ltd would jointly develop a proposed liquefied natural gas export facility in Canada with Shell Canada, Korea Gas and Mitsubishi.

Boeing, Airbus seek Chinese buyers for new plane models

2012-05-17 09:16:22

France-based Airbus SAS and US-based Boeing Co, plan to bring improved versions of their single-aisle aircraft to the Chinese market.

High cost of running boutique hotels

2012-05-14 10:17:11

Boutique hotels have boomed in China's first-tier cities such as Beijing and Shanghai and blossomed in scenic destinations.

Rich media modernising today's adverts

2012-05-14 10:05:32

When Zheng Bin, chief executive officer of hdtMEDIA, introduced "rich media" to China a decade ago, the advertising landscape then was unsaturated.

China building power transmission line of world's largest capacity

2012-05-14 10:00:15

Construction of an ultra-high voltage power transmission line designed with the world's largest capacity started Sunday in China's far western Xinjiang region.