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Yihaodian probing security breach

Chinese e-commerce retailer Yihaodian said it is investigating a possible security breach, potentia

AutoChina being probed by SEC

AutoChina International (AUTC.NASDAQ), a company that sells and leases commercial vehicles, said i

Xi to announce national cap-and-trade program starting in 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping will announce at a White House summit meeting on Friday a commitment t

Corruption, pollution, wealth gap, crime among public's top concerns

A study released by the Pew Research Center found corruption and pollution chief among Chinese citi

Tencent CEO sells off $400mn in company stock

Tencent CEO Pony Ma appears to have sold off 23 million shares of the company's stock through four

State-owned coal mining firm to cut 100,000 jobs

Heilongjinag Longmay Mining Holding Group, the largest state-owned coal mining firm in Northeast Ch

Taiwan cuts interest rate for first time in four years

Taiwan's central bank lowered its key interest rate on Thursday for the first time in four years, f

Xi promises access, IP protection in meetings with US tech execs

Chinese President Xi Jinping told American and Chinese business leaders at a roundtable in Seattle

Boeing announces $38bn in orders from China—not all of them new

Boeing announced on Wednesday it had received orders for a total of 300 aircraft from China worth a

Microsoft to make Baidu default search engine for Edge browser in China

Microsoft has signed a deal with Baidu to make the search engine the default option and home page f

Probe said to find evidence of insider trading by Citic Securities

A probe by authorities into China's largest brokerage, Citic Securities, has found evidence that th

New forex reserve rule set to rob smaller firms of hedge against yuan's fall

A reserve requirement introduced for banks trading currency forwards on behalf of clients and which

Preliminary manufacturing PMI marks seven straight months of contraction

The preliminary Caixin/Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index stood at 47 for September, d

Bailout for SOE unit comes shortly after new reform guidelines' debut

State-owned enterprise unit China National Erzhong Group announced on Tuesday it would receive a ba

American businesswoman arrested on espionage charges

Chinese authorities have formally arrested an American businesswoman, Sandy Phan-Gillis, on suspici

PBOC said to finish drafting regulations for international payment system

The People's Bank of China has finished drawing up regulations for the China International Payment

Cisco to partner with mainland server maker to ensure access, sources say

Networking-equipment giant Cisco Systems plans to announce a partnership with Chinese server maker

Warner Bros launches joint venture to develop Chinese-language films

Warner Brothers and China Media Capital are launching a joint venture, Flagship Entertainment Group

HSBC plans to add 4,000 employees in Pearl River Delta region

HSBC Holdings intends to add 4,000 jobs in the Pearl River Delta as it pares down operations elsewh

Hundreds of investors protest outside of securities regulator in Beijing

Hundreds of investors protested outside the China Securities Regulatory Commission on Monday, claim

China's central bank plans to issue yuan bond in London

The People's Bank of China plans to issue a yuan-denominated bond in London,

Hong Kong bourse head responds to report on JPMorgan princeling hires

The head of the Hong Kong stock exchange, Charles Li, said it was impossible "to recall specific as

Dozens of apps including WeChat, Didi Kuaidi infected with malware

More than three-dozen apps - including many of the most popular in China, such as Tencent's WeChat

China, US in talks to swear off cyberspace first strikes, sources say

China and the United States are currently negotiating a cyberspace arms control accord that could c

Home prices rise in half of cities surveyed, but first-tier city gains weaken

New home prices rose in 35 mainland cities in August and dropped in 25 of those monitored by the go

As many as 20 countries approach AIIB for membership

Up to 20 countries have approached the China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank as prospec

Grain Administration cuts corn's price floor for first time since 2008

China's Grain Administration has lowered the price floor for corn grown in northeastern provinces f

China's outbound direct investment expected to pass $1tn in 2015

China's outbound direct investment (ODI) is on track to pass US$1 trillion this year as local firms

Illegal timber from Myanmar surges into China

The flow of illegal timber into China from Myanmar has escalated markedly as Chinese operations ven

Growth focus returns in face of yuan's devlauation, sources say

Policymakers may turn to old engines of growth in an attempt to address a rundown of foreign exchan


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