Myanmar, having warmed to the West, turns to China again

"Amid the unpredictable challenges of this democratic transition, Western influence on Burma is waning, while Beijing is becoming more assertive," Myanmar's Irrawaddy news website said in an editorial. Recent weeks have seen a flurry of China-Myanmar ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing appoints Cai Qi as party chief: state media

BEIJING Beijing's mayor Cai Qi has been appointed as party chief of the capital city of Beijing, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday. Cai is close to Chinese President Xi Jinping, sources with ties to the leadership have told Reuters, and ... ( read original story ...)

Chinese regulator greenlights seven IPOs

BEIJING, May 27 (Xinhua) -- The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has newly approved IPO applications of seven companies, fewer than the 10 applications approved last week. The seven companies will raise no more than 2.3 billion yuan (about 335 ... ( read original story ...)

China Unicom extend partnership with ITTF

A partnership agreement between the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) and telecommunications firm China Unicom has been renewed. The company have worked with the ITTF since 2006 and the latest deal has seen another four years added to this. ( read original story ...)

China Unicom Extends ITTF Partnership

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has renewed its long-term partnership agreement with China Unicom. China Unicom, who have been ITTF’s partner since 2006, have extended for four more years as a major sponsor for the ITTF World Championships. ( read original story ...)