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Asean leaders want binding sea code with China

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Philippine Star | 6:00 AM

Southeast Asian leaders will seek to speed up plans for a binding code of conduct with China governing behavior in the disputed South China Sea at a summit next week, [...]
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Exclusive: China plans greater yuan convertibility inside and outside FTZs

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China plans to take a giant step toward making the yuan more convertible by extending a pilot scheme allowing the currency to be traded with few restrictions to all its free [...]
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China vice labour minister confident about keeping employment stable

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s vice labour minister said he is confident of keeping the country’s employment rate stable but could not be blindly optimistic about job creation. In [...]
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China says to increase policy support for cooling economy

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China will do more to bolster its cooling economy as its policymakers still have room to increase support, a senior official at the country’s top economic planner said [...]
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China says employment resilient despite slower economic growth

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China said on Friday that urban employment held up in the first quarter even as economic growth slowed to a 6-year low, but the labour ministry warned that authorities cannot [...]
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‘Landmark verdict’ for abused China wife who faced death

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

A Chinese court on Friday commuted the death sentence of a woman who killed her abusive husband, her lawyer told AFP, with a rights group labelling the move a “landmark [...]
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Apple wins patent appeal in China

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Apple has won an appeal in China over patent rights to voice recognition software such as the iPhone’s “Siri”, with a court overruling an earlier decision [...]
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China draft law lets foreign NGOs open offices with govt OK

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Chinese legislature has amended a draft law on international non-governmental organisations to give them special permission to set up branches in China, after an earlier [...]
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China targets gambling hub of Macau in crackdown on graft

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s fight against corruption has spread to the world’s largest gambling hub, the former Portuguese colony of Macau, where seven people including government [...]
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Car makers to profit from China’s booming used market

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

The vast majority of cars in the world’s biggest auto market are purchased new, but a second-hand trade is beginning to emerge in China despite traditional buyer [...]
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China rejects Philippines armed robbery claim

China rejects Philippines armed robbery claim

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Beijing on Friday dismissed an accusation by Manila that the Chinese coastguard robbed Filipino fishermen at gunpoint during a confrontation in the disputed South China Sea, [...]
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What a send-off: China’s funeral strippers told to cover up

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

If you were mourning the loss of a loved one in China, at least the entertainment might have cheered you up. Until now. In rural China, hiring exotic dancers to perform at [...]
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China cuts reserve requirement ratio as growth slows

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The central government has taken a dramatic step to bolster flagging growth by trimming the unusually large amount of cash reserves lenders must hold at the central bank, in [...]
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China cracks down on striptease performances at funerals

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | MarketWatch | 6:00 AM

In rural China, funerals often feature young women performing striptease routines for guests. It’s seen as a way to get more people to attend. But as common as the [...]
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Domestic violence victim in China wins death sentence reprieve

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

A Chinese court has suspended the death sentence of a woman who killed her husband after suffering months of violence at his hands, in an unusually high-profile recognition [...]
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