S Korea navy officer arrested for spying for China

2015-07-04 17:47

A South Korean navy officer has been arrested for allegedly leaking military secrets to China, a defence ministry spokesman says.

China, US working to end ivory trade

2015-07-03 13:08

A US Cabinet secretary says Beijing and Washington are both working to end commercial ivory trading.

First casualties after 6.4 earthquake hits China

2015-07-03 08:09

At least three people have been killed and more than 20 injured when a strong 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit a rural part of China's far western Xinjiang region on Friday, Chinese officials say.

China clamps down on internet

2015-07-01 22:57

China's legislature has approved a sweeping national security law to tighten control of the internet and empower the state to take "all necessary measures" to protect its sovereignty.

China and Japan show hints of healing

2015-07-01 10:30

Growth in China's services sector has picked up in June while big Japanese companies planned to ramp up spending at the fastest pace in a decade.

China to try to curb CO2 emissions earlier

2015-07-01 05:19

China will try to curb its carbon emissions before a 2030 target, its prime minister has said during a visit to Paris where he announced the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter's contribution to United Nations climate talks.

Heavy rain in China kills 15, leaves 19 missing

2015-06-30 16:38

Four days of heavy rain have caused severe flooding in central China, killing at least 15 people and leaving 19 others missing.

Deslin Naidoo – Take a 20-year view when investing in Africa

2015-06-29 16:18

An analyst discusses long-term strategies and opportunities for investing in Africa, looking at sectors like mining and infrastructure.

Chinese mayor sacked after official dies from alcohol poisoning

2015-06-27 13:00

A mayor from China’s central Hunan province and other officials have been sacked or reprimanded after one of their colleagues died from excessive alcohol consumption at an extravagant business dinner, a provincial graft watchdog says.

China lending moves from quality to quanity

2015-06-26 10:00

China's decision to scrap limits on how much of their deposits banks can lend won't immediately revive its slowing economy, but may be celebrated by smaller banks.


China hunts for 'manipulators' as stocks tumble

2015-07-03 13:10

Chinese stocks have tumbled again, taking the week's losses to more than 10%, as the securities regulator is investigating suspected market manipulation.

SA helps Infiniti to record global sales

2015-07-03 11:46

South Africa was one of its global markets that helped to take Infiniti to record global sales during the first half of 2015.

6.5 magnititude quake hits west China

2015-07-03 06:06

A magnitude 6.5 earthquake has struck China's far western region of Xinjiang, shaking buildings and sending people out onto the streets.

Chinese people getting taller and fatter

2015-07-01 14:04

Chinese people are growing taller as the country becomes richer but they are getting fatter even faster, the government and state media say.

China factory activity contracts in June

2015-07-01 09:00

China's factory activity has contracted for the fourth straight month in June but at a slower pace than in May.

Ancient spiky little sea 'monster' found

2015-06-30 20:07

More than half a billion years ago, a peculiar little creature with rows of spikes on its back and delicate, feather-like front limbs to strain bits of food from the water thrived in the primordial seas of what is now China.

Great Wall going, going

2015-06-29 21:52

Around a third of China's Ming-era Great Wall has disappeared over time as adverse natural conditions and reckless human activities erode the UNESCO World Heritage site.

China's UN climate pledges expected

2015-06-29 14:16

China is expected to unveil its long-awaited national pledges to reduce carbon emissions beyond 2020, a report says, as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visits Belgium and France ahead of a Paris climate summit.

Henk Potts: Companies need to play catch up – invest in technology

2015-06-26 16:07

Biznews’ Alec Hogg talks to Henk Potts, a member of the Barclays team in London.

Chinese who buy children to be prosecuted - report

2015-06-25 16:04

Buyers of abducted children in China will face criminal punishment under proposed laws that would remove an exemption from prosecution, reports say, as authorities clamp down on the flourishing child trafficking industry.

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