September 11, 2013 Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday outlined a number of moves aimed at restructuring the Chinese economy and promoting moderate but sustainable growth.
August 12, 2013 Years of rapid industrial expansion have left many parts of China contending with thick smog and dirty water. The move comes at a time when China is trying to shift away from the investment-led economic model that has generated such dizzying growth in recent years, but the global economic downturn has made the transition a lot more challenging.
August 9, 2011 As the world's financial markets struggle to cope with fears of a U.S. recession and a spreading European debt crisis, China on Tuesday called for more cooperation to stabilize markets and encourage growth. It also wants federal banks to restore investors' confidence.
March 9, 2011 There are now 1,210 billionaires in the world, with a combined net worth of $4.5 trillion, according to Forbes. The Asian Pacific region had a big year. So did Facebook, with six people on the billionaires' list.
August 9, 2010 The move allows China to boast about its attempts to green its economy and keeps the nation on track as a low-cost producer of the world's goods.