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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

New national security law's call for more control unsettles tech multinationals

A newly enacted national security law announced by Beijing this week has unsettled multinational te

China home prices see fastest rise in 18 months

Average home prices in 100 Chinese cities rose 0.56% over the previous month in June, their f

Police seize 20,000 tons of industrial-grade salt being sold for consumption

Security forces have seized 20,000 tons of industrial-grade salt that police say was being passed o

Securities regulator loosens leverage rules for Chinese brokerages

The China Securities Regulatory Commission has announced it will let brokerages securitize margin l

Top shareholders look to buy back stock in their China-listed firms

Major shareholders in as many as twelve mainland-listed firms companies have increased their holdin

World Bank warns of urgent need to reform China's finance sector

A new World Bank report on China's economy says the country urgently needs to take measures to refo

PMI suggests China's factory activity still growing, but barely

China's official Purchasing Managers' Index stood at 50.2 for June, unchanged from the previous mon

Regulators to cut stock trading transaction fees by 30% starting August 1

Transaction fees at the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges will be lowered by 30% to 0.0487 per

Shadow margin debt may nearly double leverage of China's stock market

Margin debt at mainland brokerages totaling RMB2.2 trillion (US$354 billion) - racked up by traders

Airbus secures $18bn China order, accord on jet-completion site imminent

Airbus Group SE has closed a deal to supply at least 45 jets to China with the possibility of 30 mo

Shanghai, Shenzhen-listed stocks rebound for reasons unknown

Shanghai and Shenzhen-listed shares rebounded to close in positive territory Tuesday after continui

Party membership exceeds Germany's population, but only 24% female

Membership in the Communist Party of China grew by 1.1 million in 2014 to a total of almost 88 mill

Amazon plans entry into China's online business loans industry

Amazon.com plans to launch a business loan program for small sales enterprises in eight new countri

Short sellers still underserved by mainland's A-share market

Astronomic share valuations have gone largely un-sniped by short sellers looking to bet against Chi

China's pledge to cut CO2 emissions leaves total undetermined

China plans to cut its greenhouse gas production from the country's 2005 CO2 level by 60-65% per un

AIIB launches with 50 member states and China holding veto power

Fifty countries signed the articles of incorporation for the Beijing-backed Asian Infrastructure In

State auditor finds SOEs falsified RMB30bn in revenue, RMB20bn in profit

China's National Audit Office said investigations had uncovered RMB30 billion (US$4.8 billion) in f

Chinese banks take top four spots in industry profit rankings

Chinese banks took all four top spots for profit in the global banking industry in 2014 thanks to a

Securities regulator may consider suspending IPOs to stabilize stocks

The China Securities Regulatory Commission may be considering suspension of further initial public

China's mainland-listed A-shares tumble into bear market

Losses on Monday pushed both the Shanghai and Shenzhen composite indices down beyond a decline of 2

Central bank cuts lending, deposit rates and targets some reserve requirements

The People's Bank of China on Saturday cut both the country's one-year benchmark lending rate and o

National pension fund gains control over another RMB2tn, sources say

China's state council has approved a plan to allow China's National Social Security Fund to manage

Alibaba-Tencent-backed taxi app raises $1.5bn in five days

The Alibaba and Tencent-backed car-booking app business Didi Kuaidi have managed to drum up US$1.5

Fire in Taiwan injures over 500, nearly 200 in intensive care

A fire late Saturday at Formosa Water Park in Taiwan sparked by the accidental explosion of colored

A-shares end rough week as Shanghai Composite Index falls 7.4%

Mainland listed shares plunged Friday as the Shanghai Composite Index fell 7.4% and the Shenzhen Co

Alibaba-affiliated online bank launches without ability to open user accounts

Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.NYSE) affiliate Ant Financial Services Group began operations of its on

Hong Kong regulator withholds approval of dual-class shareholding structures

Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission has shot down a proposal to let companies with differ

State media announce merger of China's three biggest cargo carriers

Airline cargo carriers Air China Cargo, China Cargo Airlines and China Southern Cargo will merge to

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