China Telecom Corp Ltd plans to offer its 106 million subscribers Apple Inc's iPhone by the end of 2011, sources said on Wednesday.
BYD Co fell in Hong Kong and Shenzhen trading after the Chinese automaker, partly owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, said first-half profit might tumble by up to 95 percent.
Nanjing Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said on Wednesday that its parent company intends to reach a cooperative agreement with the UK-based pharmaceutical giant Alliance Boots to boost its market innovation ability and improve its competitive position.
A northbound train on the newly opened Beijing-Shanghai high-speed line broke down on Wednesday, the third such incident since Sunday when services were disrupted by power outages.
The Australia-based Jetstar Group, the largest Asia-Pacific budget carrier by revenue, will launch five new routes between China and Singapore in 2011, the group said on Wednesday.
Tesco Plc China will open more than 20 stores this year and has opened its first freehold and largest logistics center in coastal Zhejiang province.
Growing concerns that standards in China are too lax.
The nomination of Zhu Min, special adviser to the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), as a deputy managing director of the fund, is in line with expectations and reflects the growing influence of China and other emerging economies.
A 9.5 percent growth in the second quarter eased concerns over a hard landing.
The steady increase in gross domestic product (GDP) in the second quarter does not mean that the challenges for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are less, analysts and entrepreneurs said.
China's household consumption rate will rise gradually, and experts said the government should improve the welfare system to increase consumers' willingness to spend.
Temasek Holdings Pte said on Wednesday that it will not sell its shares in Agricultural Bank of China Ltd.