APPLIANCE 08.27.2014

Haier's New Look: 'Micro-Enterprise' Platform

China's biggest appliance manufacturer is trying a new business model that relies on subcontractors

By staff reporter He Chunmei and intern reporter Chen Lu
POLITICS 08.22.2014

Deng Xiaoping Gave Double Boost to Reform Efforts, Economist Says

Wu Jinglian of the Development Research Center argues the legendary leader put China on the path to progress in the early 1980s, then overcame divided public opinion years later to keep it there

By staff reporter Wang Shuo
CORRUPTION 08.21.2014

Zhou Yongkang's Early Years

The disgraced official grew up knowing what hard work was and saw his career blossom in the oil industry in Liaoning Province

By staff reporters Xie Haitao and Wang Heyan
CORRUPTION 08.21.2014

Zhou Yongkang Used Start in Oil Industry to Rise to Public Security Czar

Disgraced high official cut his teeth in the oil industry, built a power base in Sichuan Province and rose to become all-powerful head of nation's police

By staff reporters Yu Ning, He Xin, Huang Kaiqian and Ren Zhongyuan


HEALTH CARE 09.02.2014

Closer Look: Letting Foreign Investors Open Wholly Owned Hospitals Hardly a Cure-All

The reform would not fix the big problems facing the health care industry and might not even appeal to the facilities' backers

    AUTOS 09.02.2014

    Closer Look: Auto Industry Revved Up over Reports Rules for Imports May Change

    Major market has made proposal for changing system to Ministry of Commerce, but progress may be slow

      OIL 09.02.2014

      CNPC Pays CN$ 1 Bln To Finish Canadian Oil Sands Purchase

      Payment to Athabasca Oil includes CN$ 600 million in cash and CN$ 584 million in interest-bearing promissory notes

        SHIPBUILDING 09.02.2014

        Shipbuilders See More Vessel Orders, but Profits Not Trailing in Their Wake

        Chinese companies took more orders in first half of the year, but this has not translated into improved profitability

          E-CARS 09.01.2014

          China Unicom Agrees to Host Tesla Rechargers at Its Branches

          Telecoms giant and U.S. e-car maker also agree to build larger stations for drivers to replenish their cars' batteries in 20 cities

            CORRUPTION 09.01.2014

            Two Shanxi Officials with Troubled Pasts Now Graft Suspects Themselves

            One official had returned 20 million yuan amid property developer scandal and another saw a subordinate punished for taking 46 million yuan in bribes

              POLITICS 09.01.2014

              Agricultural Bank's Chairman Said to Take Party Post in Jilin

              Jiang Chaoliang also nominated to become governor, taking over for Bayanqolu, who becomes province's party boss

                SMARTPHONES 09.01.2014

                After Success at Home, Smartphone Maker Eyes Long-Distance Call

                Xiaomi's sales have soared in China, and now it is looking to expand in markets from Hong Kong to India

                  FOOD SAFETY 08.29.2014

                  Cyanide Found in Dog Meat Sold to Restaurants, Zhejiang Court Hears

                  Group of 17 stand trial over business that saw the animals allegedly poisoned, stolen and butchered for public consumption

                    INSURANCE 08.29.2014

                    Insurance Firms Stop Online Sales, as Regulator Takes Long Look

                    CIRC gave order to halt after finding Guohua, Zhujiang and Hongkang were misleading buyers, source close to watchdog says

                      MOBILE INTERNET 08.28.2014

                      Graphics: Going Mobile

                      Some 527 million people in China are using the Net on mobile devices, a new report says, and apps for shopping and banking are among the most popular

                        CORRUPTION 08.28.2014

                        Regulator Reviews Shareholders in Bank Zhejiang Alibaba Proposed

                        Alipay owner and its partner are one of two pairs in government pilot that have yet to submit materials for opening private bank

                          • Floods wreak havoc in Chongqing's Wuxi County amid heavy rains throughout southwestern China

                            Chongqing Flood
                          • Elementary school gets students up and running on country's first rooftop track to encourage exercise

                            Back on Track
                          • Editor-in-chief of Caixin Media Hu Shuli receives the Ramon Magsaysay Award for work in investigative journalism and media leadership

                            Magsaysay Award
                          • Former Japanese PM visits Shaolin Temple, giant panda triplets in Guangzhou and the Tomatina Festival in Valencia

                            The Week in Photos
                          • With eating and exercise habits rapidly changing, many in China are increasingly facing fast-rising rates of obesity

                            The Waistland
                          • Heavy rains over Shijiazhuang railway station in Hebei Province transform building into waterscape

                            Weeping Ceiling

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                          Address Claims of Anti-Foreigner Bias in Monopoly Investigations

                          The government must ensure the law is fairly enforced, and call all misbehaving companies to account – including domestic giants

                          • France and Italy want to increase public spending next year, which would spur economic expansion but is exactly what caused Europe's problems in the first place

                          • State-run firms ordered to make deals are less inclined to consider potential problems, so the government must make an effort to provide them with better information

                          • Enforcement agencies needed time to gain expertise and experience. Now that they have it, companies need to get to grips with compliance in China

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                          Zhou Yongkang's rise from rural China, the empire he built and the stunning decision to topple him

                          Issue 81
                          September, 2014


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                          Take Down
                          Zhou Yongkang's rise from rural China, the empire he built and the stunning decision to topple him
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