Investment funds could help Europe: World Bank leader

2012-04-11 06:49:59

World Bank President Robert Zoellick has suggested that China help Europe by encouraging its investment funds to seek "business opportunities" in the debt-stricken region, rather than contributing to the International Monetary Fund to buy bonds.

Import, export growth slows

2012-04-11 06:49:59

Nation had a surplus of $5.35b in March after a deficit in Jan and Feb

Luxury cars still top China market

2012-04-09 08:07:45

Despite a projected decrease in overall auto sales in the first three months in China, luxury car purchases remain torrid.

Chinese hunt for traditional UK treasures

2012-04-09 08:06:45

When International UK auction houses linked up with the Chinese website in November last year, it opened up a platform where the buyer didn't have to travel halfway across the world to trawl through British antiques.

'Committed to reform process'

2012-04-09 09:08:47

China is committed to "structural reform", probably introduced incrementally, World Bank chief says.

Flat screen market impetus

2012-04-09 08:06:45

China will not need to rely on Japan and South Korea for its supply of large flat screens after the Chinese TV giant TCL Corp introduced the world's largest 110-inch high-definition 3-D screen on March 9, industry experts said.

Surviving economic changes in industry

2012-04-09 08:05:40

In a factory in the city of Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, Luo Li, vice-general manager of shoemaker China Juyi Group, talked proudly about how new laser machines have helped to improve its productivity.

KFC serves up a recipe for successful, safe investment

2012-04-09 08:05:40

Fiona Yao, a 32-year-old accountant, passed up a bowl of steaming noodle soup in favor of spicy chicken wings and a burger for lunch from a Kentucky Fried Chicken outlet in a Shanghai shopping mall.

Lenders required to provide fairer deal

2012-04-07 07:43:24

China's top banking regulator has vowed to crack down on unreasonable charges and conditions attached to loans by the nation's banks.

Nation imports Ukrainian corn for first time

2012-04-07 07:43:24

China, the world's largest corn consumer, has recently started grain imports from Ukraine, with the first shipment of 50,000 metric tons of Ukrainian corn and wheat already on its way to the nation.

Wenzhou set to unveil detailed financial plan

2012-04-07 03:40:44

Wenzhou will release details about a test project to reform its financial industry and is planning to make financial services the city's chief industry by 2015.

China to maintain prudent monetary policy

2012-03-31 19:58:37

China's central bank said Saturday it will ensure a reasonable level of social financing, as it maintains a prudent monetary policy this year.