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China promises medical care for HIV-positive boy

China promises medical care for HIV-positive boy

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 7:06 AM

China’s health ministry has promised to provide medical care and a living allowance for an eight-year-old HIV-positive boy targeted by villagers for expulsion, state [...]
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China leader cautions against external forces

China leader cautions against external forces

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping is urging the semiautonomous former Portuguese colony of Macau to guard against interference by what he called hostile external forces after [...]
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China pledges $11.5 billion to Mekong region countries: Xinhua

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China will provide more than $11.5 billion in loans and aid to neighbouring Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam, mostly for infrastructure and industrial capacity [...]
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China’s Haitong Securities plans $3.86 billion HK private share placement

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s second-largest brokerage Haitong Securities plans to raise HK$29.94 billion ($3.86 billion) in a private share placement in Hong Kong, the latest mainland [...]
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China stock connect scheme scorecard throws up surprises

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A month after China opened up its equity markets in a landmark trading link with Hong Kong, demand has been subdued and the bulk of activity has come from short-term [...]
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China’s Xi preaches diversification in gambling hub Macau

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday urged the world’s biggest gambling hub, Macau, to accelerate diversification away from its bread-and-butter casino industry, [...]
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In China, a Rapid Jump to Mobile Advertising

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Liu Xuelong, a television and documentary producer in Beijing, hasn’t used his television in years. He gets all of his entertainment on his iPhone 6 Plus, where he also [...]
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Confucius institute: The hard side of China’s soft power

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Xu Lin is an unusual kind of Chinese official. For starters she accepted a request for a BBC interview. Admittedly she came quickly to regret it, demanding that we delete a [...]
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China Invests in Region Rich in Oil, Coal and Also Strife

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | N Times | 6:00 AM

The region will be designated one of China’s five “energy bases” in the next five-year economic plan, and its economy will be further bolstered by President [...]
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China Stocks Rise to Four-Year High as Power, Steel Shares Rally

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Chinese stocks rallied, sending benchmark indexes higher in Shanghai and Hong Kong, as investors piled into the largest companies amid a surge in trading and volatility. [...]
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China tops Algeria’s supplier list for second year

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

China emerged as Algeria’s largest supplier in the first 11 months of 2014, figures of Customs showed on Sunday. China topped the list of the largest supplier of [...]
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China’s Xiaomi raises more than $1 bn in funding: report

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s top smartphone seller Xiaomi Corp. is raising more than $1 billion in a fresh round of funding, a move which would raise its valuation above $45 billion, a [...]
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New record set for China’s train ticket sales

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

China sold more than 9.56 million train tickets on Friday, a new high for daily sales, as people rushed to book tickets home before the Spring Festival. The official [...]
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China Starts to Sell Train Tickets for Spring Festival Eve Online

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | English.cri.cn | 6:00 AM

Sales of railway tickets have already begun for the Chinese New Year’s eve. This year, train tickets are available online 60 days ahead of the actual travelling date, a [...]
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China criticises US and Sony Pictures, says The Interview is ‘nothing to be proud of’

23-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Verge | 6:00 AM

China has given its first hint of its stance on the Sony Pictures hack and The Interview, and Americans will likely be displeased. An editorial in The Global Times, a paper [...]
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