Enter your email address:
Weather Forecast


AFP 3/16/2011 6:59:00 AM
China Mobile, the world's biggest mobile operator by subscribers, said Wednesday net profit rose 3.9 percent last year on rapid growth in added services such as music downloads.
News in PicturesPrevious Next

AFP China Mobile 2010 net profit up 3.9%

3/16/2011 6:59:00 AM GMT
China Mobile, the world's biggest mobile operator by subscribers, said Wednesday net profit rose 3.9 percent last year on rapid growth in added services such as music downloads.

BBC Profit at China Mobile up in 2010

3/16/2011 2:16:01 AM GMT
China Mobile, the world's biggest mobile operator, says its profits increased as more music and video was downloaded.

Xinhua China investigated 783 judges for law, discipline violation in 2010

3/11/2011 7:30:03 AM GMT
China investigated 783 judges who violated laws and disciplines in 2010, a decrease of 1.51 percent year on year, said Wang Shengjun, China's chief justice and president of the Supreme People's Court (SPC) on Friday.

Xinhua Top legislature annual session receives 12.5% more bills than 2010

3/9/2011 7:22:04 AM GMT
China's national legislators submitted more than 560 bills to the ongoing annual session of the National People's Congress (NPC), the top legislature, by the deadline for bill submission as of Wednesday noon.

Xinhua Healthcare assistance fund benefits 60 mln Chinese in 2010: official

3/7/2011 11:35:03 PM GMT
China poured 15.2 billion yuan (2.31 billion U.S. dollars) into its healthcare assistance fund last year, which benefited more than 60 million rural and urban patients, Minister of Civil Affairs Li Liguo said Tuesday.

AP China used less energy per unit of GDP in 2010

2/27/2011 9:00:00 PM GMT
China's efforts to reduce energy consumption per unit of economic output were less successful in 2010 with the reduction far less than achieved in the previous year.

Xinhua China's coalmine death toll drops 7.5% in 2010

2/25/2011 5:00:03 AM GMT
Coal mine accidents in China killed 2,433 miners last year, 7.5 percent less than one year earlier, State Administration of Work Safety spokesman Huang Yi said on Friday.

AFP China says over 2,400 dead in coal mines in 2010

2/24/2011 10:59:01 PM GMT
A total of 2,433 people died in coal mine accidents in China last year, a senior work safety official said Friday, vowing to beef up safety in the nation's notoriously dangerous collieries.

Xinhua China's SOE donations hit 4.199 bln yuan in 2010

2/24/2011 4:48:02 AM GMT
Charitable donations from 110 centrally administered state-owned enterprises (SOEs) totaled 4.199 billion yuan (638.19 million U.S. dollars) last year, official data showed on Thursday.

Reuters Western Canada lumber sales to China soar in 2010

2/22/2011 12:52:00 PM GMT
Lumber sales to China from British Columbia skyrocketed last year and a top official in Canada's largest timber-exporting province believes it can continue to grow despite increasing U.S. competition.

AFP China says 2010 'hot money' flows hit $35.5 bn

2/17/2011 3:36:05 AM GMT
China said Thursday that net speculative capital inflows into the country last year equalled $35.5 billion, and vowed to maintain a crackdown on so-called "hot money".

AP China auto imports nearly double in 2010

2/14/2011 10:21:04 PM GMT
China's imports of foreign cars nearly doubled last year, with Japanese and German models most in favor among buyers looking to upgrade their vehicles, an industry association said Tuesday.

Xinhua China did not manipulate currency in 2010: U.S. report

2/4/2011 1:51:03 PM GMT
Major trading partners of the United States, including China, did not manipulate their currencies to gain an unfair advantage in international trade in 2010, according to a report released by the U.S Treasury Department on Friday.

Xinhua China reports robust trade growth with emerging markets in 2010

2/1/2011 8:50:01 PM GMT
China reported robust trade growth with emerging markets last year, Ministry of Commerce (MOC) figures show.

AFP China's current account surplus jumped 25% in 2010

1/31/2011 4:30:01 AM GMT
China's current account surplus surged 25 percent on year in 2010, official data showed Monday, marking a strong rebound in demand for Chinese-made products following the global financial crisis.
More on
12345678910Next147 Headlines | Turn to Page