For any briefs, most often the Daily Briefs

Mittal steel plant share purchase approved

Mittal, the world's biggest steel producer, won final approval from China's Ministry of Commerce to pu

Deutsche plans Huaxia stake purchase

Deutsche Bank and an undisclosed partner are in talks to buy a 14% stake in Huaxia Bank, China's fourt

Kantone plans China e-lottery

IT company Kantone Holdings aims to raise US$262.8 million through a topped-up share placement in orde

Russia, China discuss trans-national gas pipeline

Russia's OAO Gazprom, the world's largest gas producer is in talks with China National Petroleum Corp

Russia, India, China form Iran policy trio

Following the UN meeting in New York, foreign ministers of India, Russia and China held a meeting in w

China clinches North Korea deal

A day after China orchestrated a six-nation accord on ending North Korea's nuclear program, Pyongyang

CRE begins Ningbo, Tianjin expansion

Conglomerate China Resources Enterprise has agreed to the purchase of two supermarket chains for US$51

China acts over forced abortions

China sacked and detained several government officials following its investigation into forced abortio

Peabody announces China plans

Peabody Energy Corp, one of the world's largest coal companies by revenue, opened a Beijing office yes

Baidu will appeal guilty verdict Inc announced plans to appeal a Beijing court ruling that found the Chinese search engine gu

China Minsheng delays IPO

China Minsheng Bank, China's only privately-controlled lender, has postponed its planned US$100 millio

Japan: China is producing near disputed region

Japan said China started production of either oil or gas at a gas field near the two countries' disput

Murdoch's China empire hits "brick wall"

News Corp chief Rupert Murdoch said at a conference in New York that his company has "hit a brick wall

Starbucks announces China education fund

Starbucks announced a US$5 million fund to underwrite education in China, part of an effort to raise i

China to let brokers offer ABS trading

The China Securities Regulatory Commission is in the process of selecting 10 domestic brokerages to tr

Dow: China to become its biggest market

America's largest chemical company, Dow Chemical, said it expects double-digit sales growth in China i

China approves new GMO cotton

China, the world's top grower of genetically modified (GMO) cotton, has approved commercializing a new

Corning aims for China growth

Aiming to capitalize on its sales of glass used in LCD panels for computer monitors and flat-screen te

China aims to open power grid

China is planning a pilot scheme that, if adopted, would open electricity generation to more competiti

China unfriendly to US interests: poll

China and Pakistan led the list of countries that most Americans view as "unfriendly" to American inte

Carrier calls for end to fuel supply monopoly

China Eastern Airlines, one of the country's top three carriers, has demanded an end to the fuel suppl

Taiwan's Chen schedules US stops

In a move likely to incense Beijing, Taiwan President Chen Shui-bian will make two stopovers in the Un

CDB plans asset-backed securities issue

China Development Bank, a state-owned policy lender that funds public works, is set to sell RMB5.3 bil

Bank suspends business with DPRK

Macao-based Banco Delta Asia (BDA) which Washington says has helped North Korean officials accept "sur

US presses China on yuan reform

As the Bush administration again presses Beijing to allow the yuan to rise against the dollar, Treasur

Second manned spacecraft to launch mid-Oct

In a mission to last five to seven days with two astronauts on board, China's second manned spacecraft

Rio rejects Chinese bid

Rio Tinto has rejected Chinese attempts to buy a stake in its global resource projects, the Australian

India and China plan border dispute resolution

A meeting on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session in New York last Wednesday between Hu Ji

China plans no yuan increases

China currently has no plans to increase the price of the yuan or to let it float freely, Yi Gang, ass

HSBC: China's growth is slowing

A senior economist at HSBC said that China's economic growth had reached its peak rate due to the slow


Subscribe to RSS - Brief