Economic review

Modernization has paid off for the coal industry

2017-07-25 09:48:00

Coal industry profits in China are expected to remain high in the second half of the year, thanks to government efforts to cut excessive capacity and the stable growth of the overall economy, said experts. Full Story

Chinese leadership stresses stability, progress in economic work

2017-07-25 09:47:00

China will continue "seeking progress while maintaining stability" for its economic work in the second half of 2017, according to a meeting of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Monday. Full Story

College nerds undertake a long journey to become entrepreneurs

2017-07-25 09:46:00

For many researchers and technologists, starting a business involves a painful transition to maturity. Full Story

Innovators unable to drum up support

2017-07-25 09:43:00

Shaanxi Guard Agriculture Technology Ltd was founded in October to produce drones that can detect pests in fields. However, like many small startups, the company is struggling to find investors. Full Story

Tracking technology for self-driving vehicles

2017-07-25 09:40:00

The next generation of cars, already on the drawing boards, require considerable time, research and testing before they become commonplace on the roads. Full Story

Premier Li congratulates inaugural ceremony of AFCA

2017-07-25 09:40:00

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Monday sent a congratulatory letter to the inaugural ceremony of the Asian Financial Cooperation Association (AFCA). Full Story

And so it begins - Robo-shops taking over China's retail sector

2017-07-25 08:59:00

Paying for your groceries by scanning a QR code on your smart phone is a perfectly normal thing to do in China today. Full Story

IMF updates world economic outlook as better China prospects drive global growth

2017-07-25 08:56:00

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Monday revised up China's growth forecast for 2017 and 2018 to 6.7 percent and 6.4 percent respectively, with the better China prospects expected to drive global growth. Full Story

Children under 12 years of age should not be allowed to use shared bikes: Mobike

2017-07-25 08:47:00

Mobike, one of the leading shared bike service privider in China, on Monday proposed the idea of civilized parking, mentioning children that are younger than 12 years of age should not be allowed to use the service. Full Story

Financial risks to be prevented

2017-07-25 08:43:00

China will strengthen the coordination of financial regulation, stabilize the property market and prevent systemic financial risks, according to a statement issued after a top leadership meeting on Monday. Full Story