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The renminbi is on track to become the third-largest international currency behind the USdollar and the euro within five years as China accelerates its promotion of the yuan, said aRenmin University of China report released on Sunday. Last year, RMB cross-border trade settlement amounted to 4.63 trillion yuan ($746billion), up 57.5 percent from 2012. It accounted for 2.5 percent of cross-border tradesettlement More...

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China stocks rise on bank reforms

Chinese shares continued to rise on Monday to their highest level ofthe year, after the banking regulator approved the creation of three private banks. The benchmark Shanghai Composite More...

Waning lock-up shares eligible for trade

The value of lock-up shares becoming eligible for trade on China’sstock market this week will dip from the previous week, according to data from thecountry’s two More...

Timetable set for Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect

China’s securities regulator announced on Friday more plans for thepilot program to connect the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock markets. Supporting policy documents and business More...

Hangzhou eases restrictions on home purchase

China property market

The eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou on Monday became thelatest region to ease home purchase restrictions. Hangzhou will More...

Property market at turning point

China Property market

Slowdown to persist, says expert The cooling real estate sector will be the biggest “uncertain factor” More...

BYD Auto Local brands losing traction

Share continues to shrink in the fierce low-priced market As foreign brands build more low-priced models...

McDonald's China McDonald’s rejects all OSI meat, outlets suffer shortages

McDonald’s restaurants in China are suffering a shortage of supplies after it decided to reject products...

apple store chongqing Apple opens new store in China, more expected

Apple opened a new store in Chongqing Municipality insouthwest China on Saturday, bringing the number of...

China’s trade in services up 15 pct in first half

China trade

China’s trade in services expanded 15.3 percent year on year in the first half of this year to 285 billion More...

China Focus: China’s export growth continues, better H2 outlook

China’s exports rose for a third straight month in June as the country’s foreign trade continued its warming trend, relieving some..

China, Russia trade volume rises 1.8 pct in 5 months

Trade volume between China and Russia rose 1.8 percent betweenJanuary and May from a year earlier, according to data released on..

Net profits of China’s SOEs up 4.4 pct

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Net profits of China’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) hit 1.9 trillion yuan in 2013, up 4.4 percent year More...

Moody’s positive on China’s SOE reform

Global rating agency Moody’s said reform of China’s six big state-owned enterprises (SOEs) is credit positive, calling it a prudent, yet..

52 of the world’s top 500 companies are headquartered in Beijing

52 companies among the world’s top 500 have set up headquarters in Beijing, making itthe city with the most headquarters, according..
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China’s quarantine watchdog rejects U.S. GM corn

China’s quarantine watchdog has returned 1.25 million tonnes of cornshipments from the United States in recent months over genetic modification concerns,..

China’s H1 industrial profits up 11.4 pct

Chinese industrial businesses saw their profits rise by 11.4 percentyear on year in the first half of this year, official data..
Doing business in China

How to establish a business in China?

The Chinese economy is considered by many to be the ultimate investment opportunity. Not only does it offer a market of..