Saturday, 27 August 2011
It is no longer enough for condominiums to boast a pool, gym, clubhouse and tennis court. Developers are adding fancy facilities such as a spa, sports bar, rock-climbing wall, luxury dining room and even a bird-watching tower to make their projects stand out.
Mainland courts may soon have the power to confiscate ill-gotten gains under a new law
China has long used access to its giant customer base and cheap labour as bargaining chips to persuade foreign companies to open factories within the nation’s borders.
Wednesday, 24 August 2011
Tuesday, 23 August 2011
The head of a Chinese railways technology firm blamed for faulty signalling gear that caused a high-speed rail crash last month died of a heart attack while the company was being inspected, Chinese media said Tuesday.
Railways ministry complains that German ultrasonic detector used to inspect trains is too sensitive
Monday, 22 August 2011
It may make sense from a welfare point of view but the economic argument suggests otherwise