Politics & Society

Hundreds protest against Guangdong chemical plant

Hundreds of demonstrators marched against a chemical plant in the city of Maoming in Guangdong prov

Former top general charged with corruption

Chinese military prosecutors have filed corruption charges against Gu Junshan, a former top general

All the president's men, and the plans for China's reform

Q&A: Brookings Institution's Cheng Li

Xi says China has "no private interest" in Ukraine

China has refused to take sides on Russia's annexation of Crimea,

New anti-graft rules to smooth urbanization

China plans to crack down on graft and abuse of power in the real estate sector,

China condemns US for Huawei spying

Chinese defense ministry spokesman Geng Yansheng rebuked the US for allegedly spying on Huawei Tech

Smog is hurting Shanghai's shot at becoming a financial hub

Pollution on the Yangtze

Malaysia flight crashed in southern Indian Ocean

Analysis of all available satellite data has shown that Malaysia Airlines flight 370 flew toward a

Huawei criticizes NSA for alleged spying

Huawei Technologies has condemned the US National Security Agency for reportedly spying on it, 

China searches itself for flight MH370

Chinese authorities have redirected their search teams for Malaysian Air flight 370,

Xi to bolster China influence with Europe tour

Chinese president Xi Jinping will use an 11-day trip to Europe to bolster Beijing's diplomatic infl

Chinese anti-graft inspectors to probe 11 provinces

China will carry out a new round of anti-corruption investigations,

It's over when it's over but it ain't over yet

Things in China are bad but they could be worse

Search continued for Malaysia Airlines wreckage

The search is still on for wreckage from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which disappeared from rad

How a default is stealing the show from Beijing's big event

Corporate bonds

Green economy comes into focus at NPC

China on Wednesday declared a "war on pollution" and promised sweeping reforms to promote sustainab

China ramps up military spending by 12.2%

China said on Wednesday it would increase the defense budget by 12.2% this year to US$131.57 billio

Xi backs Putin in settling Ukraine crisis

Chinese President Xi Jinping backed his Russian counterpart Vladimir Pu

Amid slowdown, China sets 7.5% GDP target

China retained a 7.5% economic growth target for 2014,

How far will Beijing walk after all the talk on SOE reform?

National People's Congress

Xi orders terrorism crackdown after knife killings

China’s President Xi Jinping ordered a crackdown on “violent terrorist activities” following a mass

The new currency of China is faceless

Move over Mao

President Xi to head internet security body

Chinese President Xi Jinping will head a central government body for internet security,

Shanghai FTZ to spearhead interest-rate reform

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) announced Wednesday that the ceiling on interest rates for foreig

Chinese billionaire count grew by 41 last year

The number of billionaires in China increased by 41 people last year, reaching a total of 358, acco

WHO calls Beijing smog a "crisis"

The WHO representative in China on Tuesday described the choking pollution in Beijing as a “crisis”

Natural disaster cost doubles in China to $69bn in 2013

Natural disasters in China caused damage valued at US$69 billion (RMB421 billion) in 2013,

When the masses retake China's ghost towns


Two more allies of former security chief detained

China has detained two high-ranking officials in a corruption investigation that appears focused on

Corruption is still the most innovative thing in China

Never stop stealing money


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