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China raises retail oil prices

[2013-11-28 19:18]

China's top economic planner announced on Thursday that it will raise the per-tonne retail price of gasoline by 160 yuan ($26.08) and diesel by 155 yuan from Friday.

Shenzhen gets new air terminal

[2013-11-28 09:11]

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport opens its new terminal on Thursday morning, with flights focusing on destinations in Southeast Asia.

Nation tipped to be largest oil importer

[2013-11-28 01:15]

China is expected to overtake US to become the world's largest oil importer in the 2020s as emerging economies will claim most of energy supplies.

Guangdong launches carbon trading program

[2013-11-28 01:12]

The government of Guangdong, the largest provincial economy in China, issued a program on the first batch of carbon permits on Tuesday, paving the way for the launch of their trading before the end of this year.

Dell sets sights on China's inland areas

[2013-11-27 20:55]

Dell Inc, the second largest personal computer vendor in China, said it will expand into small cities as the nation pushes its urbanization drive.

Internet issues require update to competition law

[2013-11-27 20:54]

A revision to the country's competition law is needed to guide anti-monopoly law enforcement on the Internet.

China likely to raise refined oil price: analysts

[2013-11-27 20:31]

China may raise the price of refined oil on Thursday, which would mark the seventh such increase within a year, industry analysts predicted.

CFOs need to diversify skillset: report

[2013-11-27 20:28]

Faced with more economic uncertainties and challenges, chief financial officers in China should not only excel at finance, but also entrepreneurship.

Coastal areas lead regional e-commerce retail

[2013-11-27 20:13]

China's coastal areas lead the Greater China region in cross-border e-commerce retail, ranking highest in both transaction volume and growth rate, according to a report by global online retail giant eBay on Wednesday.

Siemens eyes larger share of hearing aid market

[2013-11-27 20:11]

Siemens Audiology Solutions Co Ltd, the world's largest maker of hearing aids, is committed to achieve an annual growth rate in China of twice the country's GDP by 2020.

PetroChina sued in US court

[2013-11-27 13:39]

PetroChina, China's largest oil and gas producer, recently received notice of complaint from a US court against its former directors and senior management.

Businessman jailed for contract fraud

[2013-11-27 10:50]

A Chinese real estate developer was sentenced on Tuesday to 11 years in jail for contract fraud, a Beijing court said.

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