China’s May imports from North Korea 3rd lowest on record

China's imports of North Korean goods in May fell by more than 30 percent from a year ago, data showed on Friday, the latest sign that China's ban on coal purchases from the isolated country continues to curb trade between the two neighbours. The world's ... ( read original story ...)

China tightens online video controls, scaring investors

It ordered them to stop the services. Communist leaders promote internet use for business and education but try to block access to material deemed subversive or obscene. Beijing has been especially wary of social media since they were used by organizers of ... ( read original story ...)

China’s Dealmaking Tycoons Scrutinized by Banking Regulator

News spooks China markets less than 36 hours after MSCI nod Chinese regulators stepped up scrutiny of the country’s most prolific overseas acquirers, asking banks to report their exposures to the companies after last year’s unprecedented outbound ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing shopkeepers protest evictions

Over 100 shopkeepers at a popular Beijing market held a rare street protest Friday against what they call unreasonable eviction as the Chinese capital seeks to curb population growth. The crowd gathered outside the entrance of the Beijing Zoo wholesale ... ( read original story ...)

Worldwide technology park group encourages partnership

Chengdu, a leading centre of hi-tech excellence in China, is building an alliance of world-class ... Chengdu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone and Sophia Antipolis, a leading European technology park, proposed building a confederation of first-class ... ( read original story ...)