The Chinese web is often humorous, sometimes funny and often sarcastic, but most of these qualities are gone now that netizens are speculating over the disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, a tragic event which is likely to have cost the lives of over two hundred people....
BEIJING (AP) — E-commerce giant Alibaba is expanding into media by acquiring control of a Hong Kong film and television company, ChinaVision, for $804 million....
BEIJING (AP) — A U.S.-based rights group says China might be obscuring the number of dissidents it is targeting by charging them with public order offenses instead of political crimes. The Dui Hua Foundation said Wednesday that it estimates the number of indictments in China for state security offenses such as subversion and separatism fell...
BEIJING (AP) — China's chief bank regulator says companies including Internet giants Alibaba and Tencent have been picked to set up the country's first five private banks....
BEIJING (AP) — China’s central bank governor has said Beijing might finish the process of easing controls on interest rates within two years and market forces will set the pace for use of its tightly controlled currency abroad. Zhou Xiaochuan spoke at a news conference during the annual meeting of China’s legislature, at which communist...
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