China: Wisdom Education seeks up to US$150 million

Wisdom intends to use proceeds from the IPO to push for further acquisitions in the Pearl ... of most players in the sector such as Virscend Education. Virscend is one of China's largest international school operators and has seen its share price more ... ( read original story ...)

PHL-China ties: A guarded alliance

The TPP would have strengthened the US position in the Asia-Pacific region, where China is growing in influence. But critics labelled the TPP as a clandestine scheme designed to benefit business and other countries to the detriment of American jobs and ... ( read original story ...)

China see surge in tourist numbers

Beijing: China witnessed a surge in tourist numbers on Friday, the first day of the week-long Lunar New Year holiday, official data showed on Saturday. The number of tourists jumped 10.4 percent year on year to 50.5 million, Xinhua news agency said. ( read original story ...)

China offers anchor of stability, growth in uncertain world

China is opening new sectors of its economy to investment and ... Li said Beijing is also working with business communities on retraining programmes. In 2016, 700,000 workers once employed in downsized industries moved on to new jobs, Li said. ( read original story ...)