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    China's shadow banking sector growing rapidly, third largest in world - FSBChina's shadow banking sector continued to grow at breakneck speed in 2013 and now ranks as the third largest in the world, a report released by the Financial Stability Board showed on Friday. The FSB’s report nevertheless appears to underestimate China’s sprawling shadow banking sector, although analysts said this type of debt is not yet at a level that could threaten the stability of the ...

    China says nets 180 graft suspects in overseas manhuntBEIJING (Reuters) - China says it has captured 180 people suspected of committing economic crimes as part of an aggressive anti-corruption campaign targeting suspects who have fled abroad, state news agency Xinhua reported. The campaign, dubbed Operation Fox Hunt, included the arrests of 104 suspects, Xinhua said late on Thursday, citing China's Ministry of Public Security. Seventy-six people ...

    China and trade secrets: Not perfect, but betterThere could be good news for a problem that has plagued the world's second-biggest economy: intellectual property protection.

    China banks' bad loans surge, credit crunch could spread westHONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's five biggest banks reported sharply rising bad loans for the third quarter as the economy slows, with one adding that a credit crunch squeezing small companies in the country's export-oriented eastern provinces may be spreading westwards. Four of the five, including sector leader Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), posted their largest quarterly ...

    U.S. warns China against dragging out technology trade dealWASHINGTON (Reuters) - China must move ahead with a global deal to eliminate duties on billions of dollars of technology products or risk upsetting other trade talks, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said on Thursday. The United States and Europe have blamed China, the world's biggest exporter of IT products, for derailing talks on a pact on technology trade by asking for too many ...

    China 'vulnerable' to Ebola outbreak, says expertChina is "vulnerable" to the deadly Ebola outbreak due to the soaring number of Chinese working in Africa and poor infection control at home, a co-discoverer of the virus warned Thursday. Belgian microbiologist Peter Piot also said experience with other viral outbreaks showed that airport screening was largely ineffective, and repeated his earlier criticism of the World Health Organization's ...

    China Commercial Credit Completes First Two Equipment Leasing AgreementsWUJIANG, CHINA / ACCESSWIRE / October 30, 2014 / China Commercial Credit, Inc. (NASDAQCM: CCCR), a microfinance company in Jiangsu Province, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Pride Financial ...

    China media: US quantitative easingMedia say the end of the US QE stimulus will have minimal effect on China.

    China makes leap in gender equality at workplaceIn Asia, women working in China are most likely to share an equal footing with men, according to a gender diversity study by non-profit organization Community Business.

    China Rushes to Harness Wind While Government Still PaysChina is on course this year to build four times the total wind power installed in all of Denmark as developers push to build the turbines ahead of cuts to incentives originally designed to spur the industry. "The trend is toward a rush of installations," said Qin Haiyan, secretary general of the Chinese Wind Energy Association. The nation may add as much as 20 gigawatts of wind power in 2014 ...

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