5,600 punished for fiscal violations in China: top auditor

2015-12-22 17:21:48

Chinese authorities have punished some 5,600 government officials for involvement in fiscal violations, the country's top auditor said Tuesday.

Former senior political advisor prosecuted for bribery, abuse of power

2015-12-22 16:37:17

Han Xiancong, former vice chairman of the Political Consultative Conference of east China's Anhui Province, was prosecuted for bribery and abuse of power, according to an announcement from the Supreme People's Procuratorate on Tuesday.

Expand local debt-swap plan to further reduce burden, says official

2015-12-22 15:26:56

To further reduce the debt burden, an official suggests expanding local government bond swap into commercial bond.

Economic outlook brighter for 2016

2015-12-22 07:56:48

A number of positive factors will gradually gain traction in 2016, although downward pressures on growth such as overcapacity, profit deceleration and rising nonprofit loans will persist, according to a research report from the People's Bank of China.

Study: Consumers on fast track

2015-12-22 07:56:48

With incomes rising, three 'great forces' transforming the country's marketplace - especially e-commerce

Annual policy meeting maps the road ahead

2015-12-22 07:56:48

China will roll out measures to reduce its property inventory and stabilize its ailing housing market, according to a statement released on Monday after a key policy meeting.

Shanghai deputy mayor, 6 others warned

2015-12-22 07:55:41

A Shanghai deputy mayor was given a "serious warning" for attending a banquet that had been paid for with public funds, China's top corruption watchdog said on Monday.

China unveils economic blueprint for 2016

2015-12-22 07:13:20

China will make its monetary policy more flexible and expand its budget deficit in 2016 to support a slowing economy.

China's new draft law redefines 'terrorism', regulates media coverage

2015-12-22 07:18:00

The new definition covers assertations or activities that infringe personal and property rights with political and ideological purposes.

China's bank network to connect with Supreme Court

2015-12-21 22:00:13

All financial institutions in China are required to have their inner network connected with the Supreme People's Court (SPC) by the end of December.

Chinese deputy mayor fired for playing golf

2015-12-21 21:59:01

A deputy mayor in South China's Fujian province has been removed from his post for playing golf, the anti-graft authority of the Communist Party of China (CPC) revealed Monday, among other cases.

China vows to further open up to the world

2015-12-21 21:27:59

China will continue to improve its opening up to the outside world, according to a statement issued Monday after a key economic policy meeting.