This episode of "Inside China" takes a look at the buzz in Shanghai, China's financial capital, after the start of a historic stock connect program.» Read More
Harmut Graf, CEO of Europe-based index provider STOXX, describes the company's expansion in Asia and describes which markets remain his top priority.
Walt Disney Co. announced plans to open a retail store in central Shanghai in 2015, representing the first move for the company into mainland China.
Actor Robert De Niro is diving into the world of Chinese property development, inking a deal to build a massive entertainment complex in Shanghai.
Yao Wei , China Economist at Societe Generale says since China economic growth has been positive, Beijing is using this time to clean up credit.
Sunday's takeoff of Shanghai's free trade zone, if it proves to be a success, could accelerate reforms across China.
Michael Klibaner, head of research China at Jones Lang LaSalle, describes the Shanghai free trade as a "symbolic gesture" but stresses that China needs financial market reforms.
CNBC's Bernie Lo and Sri Jegarajah discuss whether Shanghai's free trade zone, scheduled for launch this Sunday, is an example of the government's commitment to financial reforms.
A senior Chinese official put pressure on around 30 foreign firms to confess to any antitrust violations and warned them against using external lawyers to fight accusations from regulators, sources said.
There's a clear trade suggested by chart action in gold and copper, Dennis Gartman says.
Will the economic slowdown in China continue? CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports China's leaders are getting tough and serious about economic reforms and banks; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, and David Goldman, Macrostrategy, discuss how China will get to a normal banking system.
Gordon Chang, Forbes columnist, explains why he believes China is on a downward slope that will only become steeper.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera explains SHIBOR, the Shanghai Interbank Offered Rate, and why it has been rising of late. It was one of the things that drove the market down yesterday.
With flagging sales in their mainland stores and increasingly price savvy consumers, luxury retailers are taking a lead from casinos' play books by offering junkets in their Hong Kong stores.
China's central bank has been talking tough on currency reform while it has also intensified market intervention, highlighting the fine line it must walk in trying to liberalize the yuan.
Cheap neighborhoods in China are being cleared as part of a "urbanization" campaign. But in an ironic twist, the clearance of these "villages within cities" removes cheap housing for the very people targeted to fuel that migration.
Fears in China are rife that pollution is out of control after 6,000 dead pigs were cleared from a Shanghai river.
Jim Awad, Chairman at Plimsoll Mark Capital explains why investors should buy Chinese companies in Singapore and Hong Kong rather than their U.S-listed counterparts.
China's plans to unlock what could be the world's biggest shale gas reserves risk running further off track after 16 firms recently awarded exploration rights lacked one core skill - not one has drilled a gas well before.
Tao Wang, Head of China Economic Research at UBS Securities expects China CPI to slip below 3% in March. She believes government restructuring should pave the way for infrastructure investment.