China has 836 million 4G users: Ministry

BEIJING — China had a total of 836 million 4G network users as of the end of March, up from 770 million three months ago, figures from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) showed Wednesday. Along with the rapid growth in users ... ( read original story ...)

China revises mapping law to bolster territorial claims

Laws include placing management of foreign non-governmental organizations under the security ministry and a cybersecurity law requiring that businesses store important business data in China among others. Overseas critics say that these laws give the state ... ( read original story ...)

China jails American businesswoman for spying

Sandy Phan-Gillis, a resident of Houston, has been in custody in China since March 2015 when she was detained during a business trip with officials from Texas. One of her lawyers, Shang Baojun, said she pleaded guilty Tuesday to espionage charges in a ... ( read original story ...)

China to relax foreign car venture limit

China has provided the clearest indication to date that it plans to lift the cap on how much foreign carmakers can own of their local joint ventures, putting pressure on Chinese carmakers to speed up the building of their own brands. In a joint release on ... ( read original story ...)