Business / Industries

Eased travel rules boost Macao casinos

[2015-07-03 14:45]

A surprise move by the Macao government to ease mainland's traveling rules and the smaller-than-expected slump in June casino revenue have given hope that the industry might finally be due for a recovery.

Insurers given approval to launch staff share ownership plans

[2015-07-03 14:20]

Insurance companies may introduce employee stock ownership plans to improve the industry's corporate governance and profit-sharing mechanism.

BP sets up Zhuhai PTA facility to serve clothing, plastics firms

[2015-07-03 14:19]

Global oil and gas giant BP Plc on Thursday commissioned a new facility in Zhuhai, Guangdong province, to cater to China's growing demand for purified terephthalic acid.

Climate goal calls for push on solar, wind

[2015-07-03 14:18]

China's new pledge to curb greenhouse gas emissions means the world's biggest carbon polluter must make a more aggressive push to install solar and wind power.

A soap maker's fragrant life

[2015-07-03 13:35]

This June, Tang Yijia, a soap maker, introduced a beautiful tea and sweet osmanthus soap that makes the perfect gift for tourists to remind them of the city.

China-funded projects in Sri Lanka created 100,000 jobs in past 5 years

[2015-07-03 13:17]

China-funded projects in Sri Lanka have created at least 100,000 direct job opportunities for the locals within the past five years.

Capital One and Apollo line up bids for GE healthcare lender

[2015-07-03 10:53]

Capital One Financial Corp and Apollo Global Management have made offers for General Electric Co's healthcare finance unit, which could fetch more than $11 billion.

Chinese tourist numbers to Australia leap as does local exodus

[2015-07-03 10:37]

The number of Chinese visitors to Australia leapt to 901,400 in the past year and is set to hit one million by the end of this year.

New charter flight expected from Beijing to Birmingham

[2015-07-03 10:13]

Additional charter plane services between Beijing and Birmingham will be launched Friday to meet growing numbers of Chinese tourists heading to the old British manufacturing center, now a sightseeing hot spot.

China eyes breakthroughs in equipment manufacturing

[2015-07-03 10:04]

China hopes to make breakthroughs in generic technology for equipment manufacturing, a prioritized sector in the plan to become a world manufacturing power.

Construction to start on Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei rail lines

[2015-07-03 09:52]

Construction on two intercity railways linking Beijing with neighboring Tianjin Municipality and Hebei Province will kick off by the end of this year, the company in charge announced on Thursday.

Home prices rise amid recovering market confidence

[2015-07-03 09:43]

China's housing market seems to be picking up as government support policies take effect.

Soccer club kicks off new chapter with float

[2015-07-03 07:28]

A leading Chinese soccer club has applied to become the first to list onthe stock market, according to filings made public on Wednesday.

Australian property listed on WeChat before local market

[2015-07-02 14:18]

Australian real estate agents are posting an increasing number of properties to Chinese-language social media, such as WeChat, before advertising on the general market.

Negotiator says concrete progress made in Thai-China railway talks

[2015-07-02 13:17]

Chinese chief negotiator Wang Xiaotao said China and Thailand have made concrete progress in their talks on the construction of a railway in Thailand.

Chile relaxes visa policy for Chinese visitors

[2015-07-02 13:10]

Certain Chinese visitors can enjoy visa-free access to Chile starting from Wednesday, after a new rule aimed at promoting tourism and trade between the two countries took effect.

SW China starts to transport coffee to Europe by train

[2015-07-02 10:32]

Southwest China's Yunnan province on Wednesday began a container train service carrying coffee beans and other products to Europe.

Aero-engine makers seek boost from major Airbus China deal

[2015-07-02 10:23]

China placed an order for 45 A330 wide-body passenger jets, with plans for a possible further 30 aircraft in a deal worth up to $18 billion.

China, France pledge closer cooperation in civil nuclear energy

[2015-07-02 10:20]

China and France on Wednesday vowed to deepen cooperation in civil nuclear energy by encouraging enterprises from both sides to expand partnerships and share expertise.

Agricultural firms see big gains from trade initiatives

[2015-07-02 09:10]

The farm sector in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will export more agricultural technology to countries in Central Asia as the Belt and Road Initiative is further implemented.

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