SHANGHAI, Aug 5- China is planning to set up "network security offices" in major Internet companies and for websites so authorities can move more quickly against illegal online behaviour, the Ministry of Public Security said in a statement. Authorities have been tightening control over domestic Internet in recent years and have at times admonished social...
BEIJING, July 10- China has added a semi-submersible ship to its naval fleet to strengthen the country's presence in the disputed South China Sea, state television reported on Friday. It could be used in conducting large-scale landings in the event of conflict in the Taiwan Strait, and as a mobile base in the South China Sea, according to a report on Chinese news...
When major world leaders descend upon Beijing for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit on November 7, many locals will be on holiday.
Chinese stocks listed in the U.S. fell during Monday trading in reaction to the weekend's poor economic data from China.
U.S. home-leasing website Airbnb is gearing up for expansion in Asia and the one market that it sees huge potential is China.
U.S. stocks ended the week mixed after news of fresh conflict between Russia and Ukraine.
Philip Van Deusen, Senior Research Analyst, Tigress Financial Partners, discusses the factors that underpin Weibo's growth and explains why censorship has minimal impact on the microblogging site.
Take a look at some of Thursday's after-hours buzz:
U.S.stocks closed higher on Thursday at August highs despite subpar economic data around the world, and after conciliatory remarks from Putin.
China tightened censorship on messaging apps to limit dissent, while it simultaneously emerged that some foreign chat services had been blocked.
Homegrown fast food chains have long played second fiddle to Western brands in China but things may be in for a change after the latest food scare.
The company is now planning to price its IPO sometime after Labor Day, a person briefed on the matter said on Thursday. The New York Times reports.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer arrived nearly two hours late to a dinner with important marketing executives, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Charles Chao, Chairman and CEO of SINA, describes what his priorities are for this year.
Popular micro-blogging site Weibo is thriving but the CEO of parent firm Sina Corporation told CNBC he neglected investment in its core portal.
Beijing’s latest “clean-up” act may dent WeChat’s global expansion plans, but analysts say the messaging app will survive the month-long censorship.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Lorillard is among the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Lorillard, NetApp, Rexnord & more.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
As the Alibaba F1 hits the SEC, the Chinese equivalent of Amazon has aspirations to be the domestic equivalent of YouTube and Twitter.