Economic review

Smart cars a hit at Shanghai auto expo

2017-04-25 14:07:00

"It will be rainy today, have you brought an umbrella?" a voice says. "This is the best route for you amid the current traffic jam." Welcome to the smart cars of the future. Full Story

A success built on steel and Chinese investment

2017-04-25 14:04:00

For 20 years, Svetlana Radosavljevic has monitored the manufacture of steel and iron from a glass-walled control room in an old production center at Zelezara Smederevo, Serbia's biggest mill. Full Story

Banking regulator vows to keep property financing in line

2017-04-25 14:01:00

China's banking regulator has instructed banks to control credit growth to the country's booming real estate sector, intensifying caution against an over-heated market. Full Story

Didi to help transport regulators improve management with big data

2017-04-25 13:59:00

Chinese leading on-demand mobility platform Didi Chuxing decided Monday to open its transport information platform to regulators to aid urban transport management. Full Story

China aims to become world auto-making powerhouse

2017-04-25 13:39:00

China is aiming to become a world auto-making powerhouse in a decade, vowing to boost development of new energy vehicles (NEVs) and relax restrictions on foreign ownership. Full Story

China's 'city of peonies' to export flowers to Australia

2017-04-25 13:28:00

Luoyang, China's "city of peonies," will export 1 million cut flowers to Australia, as part of a flower trade cooperation. Full Story

Copyright authority launches English website

2017-04-25 13:12:00

The National Copyright Administration of the People's Republic of China launched its English website on Monday in Beijing, aiming to enhance international communication on copyright protection. Full Story

China's top liquor brand reports strong growth in Q1

2017-04-25 13:11:00

China's top alcohol brand Kweichow Moutai reported a net profit rise of 25.2 percent year on year from January to March. Full Story

Finance, real estate industries offer highest executive pay

2017-04-25 13:02:00

Executives in the finance and real estate industries have the highest pay among 1,894 listed companies that announced their annual financial reports in 2016, said China Economic Weekly. Full Story

More jobs created in China, jobless rate falls

2017-04-25 10:32:00

China's quarterly job report delivered a positive message Tuesday as 3.34 million new jobs were created in the first quarter and the unemployment rate fell to 3.97 percent. Full Story