China’s premier promises ‘wider opening’ of economy

BEIJING — Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday promised China "will open even wider" to imports and investment ... at a nationally televised news conference Tuesday held during the annual meeting of the national legislature. He said the country will "fully ... ( read original story ...)

China’s Xi strikes nationalistic tone in parliament address

BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping struck a strongly nationalistic tone in his closing address Tuesday to the annual session of the ceremonial parliament, saying China would never allow "one inch" of territory to be separated from it. Speaking before ... ( read original story ...)

FilMart: Chinese Film Investor Er Dong Seeks IPO

Capitalizing on its overnight success, fast-rising Beijing-based film investor ... He did not disclose either a date for the anticipated IPO, not the amount of new capital it would seek to raise form the share sale. In addition to film investing, the ... ( read original story ...)

Yi Gang Picked to Take Helm of People’s Bank of China

BEIJING—President Xi Jinping has picked an American-trained economist known for pushing pro-market overhauls to run the central bank, according to people with knowledge of the matter, adding to an economic team strong on proponents of liberalization. ( read original story ...)