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China budgets 2015 fiscal deficit of 2.3pct of GDP

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China has budgeted for a national fiscal deficit of 1.62 trillion yuan ($258 billion) in 2015, the Ministry of Finance said on Thursday in its work plan unveiled at the [...]
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China Loses Millionaires as Wealthiest Tempted Overseas

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

More than 76,000 Chinese millionaires emigrated or acquired citizenship of another country in the decade through 2013 amid global expansion by the nation’s companies. [...]
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China’s National People’s Congress annual session

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s parliament, the National People’s Congress, opens its annual session on Thursday. Following are highlights from Premier Li Keqiang’s prepared speech [...]
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China Rejects Obama’s Criticism of Planned Technology Rules

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

China rebuffed criticism of a proposed counterterrorism law by President Barack Obama, saying the US and other governments also want technology companies to provide access to [...]
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China’s Central Bank Cuts Interest Rates on Special Lending Tools

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

China’s central bank has taken a fresh move to lower borrowing costs for businesses in a weakening economy, just days after it cut policy interest rates for the second [...]
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US, China, Korea should prepare for N Korea’s collapse, ex-envoy says

US, China, Korea should prepare for N Korea’s collapse, ex-envoy says

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Washington Times | 6:00 AM

The US should embrace China’s growing relations with South Korea, and all three nations should prepare for the inevitable collapse of North Korea and the hard work of [...]
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China’s third-ranked leader says to pay more attention to HK youth

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s third-ranked leader wants greater attention paid to young people in Hong Kong, after they staged pro-democracy protests last year that shut down parts of the [...]
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Huawei, Intel expand tie-up amid China’s rising scrutiny of US tech firms

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

- China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] and Intel Corp are expanding an existing alliance to provide cloud computing to global telecoms carriers, as US tech firms [...]
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Alibaba to open US data centre in new challenge to Amazon

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese online giant Alibaba will open a data centre in Silicon Valley, it said Wednesday, challenging US rival Amazon in the field of cloud computing. The company’s [...]
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China’s Li Pledges to Eradicate ‘Breeding Grounds’ of Graft

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China’s two-year campaign against graft will deepen as the government attempts to “eradicate the breeding grounds of corruption,” Premier Li Keqiang said. [...]
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China backs e-commerce expansion in win for Alibaba, JD.com

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China will back e-commerce development and guide international expansion by Chinese internet companies, Premier Li Keqiang said on Thursday, in an endorsement for firms such [...]
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China tries to ditch its coal addiction, reduce energy intensity

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China will boost efforts this year to rid itself of a strong addiction to coal in a bid to reduce damaging pollution as well as cut the energy intensity of its economy, which [...]
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Ripe for business: Chinese students learn wine trade in Bordeaux

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Zhizie Wu has come a long way since he first sipped – or rather chugged – a glass of wine. Back then it was mixed with soda. Now, after two years in the French [...]
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China says Nobel chair’s demotion won’t warm Norway ties

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The demotion of the Nobel Peace Prize committee’s chair will not thaw Sino-Norway ties, Beijing said Wednesday amid a diplomatic deep freeze imposed by China after a [...]
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China plans rural land reform trial

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China will carry out a groundbreaking trial programme that may allow farmers to sell land, a senior official said Wednesday, a step towards liberalising rural real estate [...]
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