BEIJING (Reuters) - A top executive of state-run China Southern Power Grid is under investigation for "serious disciplinary violations", the graft watchdog of Guangdong province said on Monday.
Hang Seng boosted by Beijing's hints at further monetary easing.
Nikkei boosted by bargain hunting, monetary policy easing signals from Beijing.
A police officer rushed into a burning building on Monday to retrieve a wad of cash worth 30,000 yuan after the tenant of the apartment began wailing on the street inconsolably. [ more › ]
Beijing wants the renminbi to become a reserve currency this year.
Chinese naval forces ship that arrived in the port Aden, will evacuate Chinese citizens and diplomats from Yemen.
Is Beijing's latest banking effort a part of a larger strategy to reshape the global balance of power?
A Bulgarian student studying in Beijing who was not allowed to take part in a Beijing wide university football competition posted a heartfelt plea asking the organizers to reconsider on Weibo which immediately went viral. [ more › ]
BEIJING (AP) — A Christian pastor who questioned authorities in eastern China about the forced removal of crosses from the roofs of churches was sentenced Tuesday to one year in prison, his lawyer said. Huang Yizi is the first person...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - Denmark has applied to join the Beijing-led Asian Infrastructure Bank (AIIB), China's Ministry of Finance said on Sunday, becoming the latest European power to join the institution despite misgivings in the United States. Show More Summary
Beijing is capable of hosting a successful Winter Olympic Games, a top official from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said yesterday. [ more › ]
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BEIJING (Reuters) - The chairman of China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina) warned on Sunday that a counter-bid for Italy's Pirelli will hurt its investors and long-term strategy after his firm agreed to acquire the world's fifth-largest tire maker. Show More Summary
A leaked render of the 'HTC One M9+' could give us our clearest look yet at the rumored M9 variant. This past week HTC sent out invites to the Chinese press for an event in Beijing on April 8, in which it clearly teased a new One M9 variant with an M8-style Duo camera. Show More Summary
As of midday today, air pollution in Beijing has hit outrageously high levels, with the air quality index (AQI) hitting 895. [ more › ]
Concrete steps in the right direction, but are they doing enough?
Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said that Moscow welcomes China's initiative on the Silk Road Economic Belt and is ready to work with Beijing as part of the Eurasian Economic Union.
BOAO, China (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Saturday that turmoil at home or abroad were not in the country's interests as its bitter past has shown, pledging that Beijing will never stray from its proclaimed path of peaceful development.
Once-busy Tangshan the primary target for production cuts amid pollution.
image via (cc) flickr user gazeronly In 1995, nearly fifty thousand activists and participants joined together at the Fourth World Conference of Women in Beijing. There, representatives from nearly two hundred world governments outlined...Show More Summary