Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd, the world's largest lender by assets, reported its biggest jump in bad loans since at least 2006.
Investigators have been sent to the southern province of Guangdong to probe a seven-fold surge in precious-metals exports as China intensifies scrutiny of growing irregularities in trade figures.
Local concerns crucial in China's outbound investment
The real importance of service
Taking China's measure by fast train
China embraced commodity economy in 1984
A tick for graft fight, but much more is needed
Rumoured easing may not aid property sector
A stimulus by another name could be just as good
Significant challenges still exist for Chinese investment into the United Kingdom's infrastructure sector.
China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings Ltd, the private-sector shipbuilder has secured cash for restructuring and announced changing the company's name as it shifts focus to energy.
China will become the world's second-largest medical technology market with a value of $55 billion by 2020.
As autumn rolls in, Mercedes-Benz officially launched its GLA-class SUV on Oct 27, in Beijing.
There has been a surge in the use of foreign language apps accessed by smartphones, according to a survey, with women in particular keen to be taught via their handset.
Rana Mitter, director of the new Dickson Poon University of Oxford China Centre, believes China should now be seen as a plural noun rather than as a singular noun.