China tries Crown Resorts employees on gambling charges

SHANGHAI (AP) — Australian and Chinese casino employees stood trial Monday on charges relating to gambling, which is illegal in mainland China, in a case that highlights the sensitivity of doing certain businesses in China. Three Australians from the ... ( read original story ...)

China, Canada vow not to conduct cyber attacks on private sector

China and Canada have signed an agreement vowing not to conduct state-sponsored cyber attacks against each other aimed at stealing trade secrets or other confidential business information. The agreement was reached during talks between Canada's national ... ( read original story ...)

China dangles staggering $15bn before Bawumia’s eyes

Returning from his 4-day visit to China, Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia said at a Sunday press briefing at the Jubilee lounge of the Kotoka International Airport, Ghana needs to 'leverage its natural resources.' Dr. Bawumia said it "makes economic ... ( read original story ...)

China’s craving for crayfish creates US$2 billion business

China’s prodigious appetite for crayfish has created a multibillion dollar business in China, large enough to provide a living for five million people. Originally imported by Japanese traders to China’s Nanjing as feed for bullfrogs in the 1920s, but ... ( read original story ...)

China approves 6 IPO applications

BEIJING, June 24 (Xinhua) -- The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has approved six IPO applications. They will raise no more than 3.2 billion yuan (470 million U.S. dollars), CSRC said Friday in a statement. Three companies will be listed on ... ( read original story ...)

Billionaires in China lose their fortunes in IPO frenzy

BEIJING • It took just three weeks for Mr Ding Lieming to ... their billionaire status amid swings in the country's initial public offerings (IPOs). The IPO booms and busts, fuelled by a mix of government intervention and unbridled speculation, are ... ( read original story ...)