FINANCE & ECONOMICS

Shrewd Smiles as Online Bankers Test New Tech
Alibaba is betting on biometrics as the next step for secure online financial transactions and bank account business
By staff reporter Zhang Yuzhe 03.26.2015
Shrewd Smiles as Online Bankers Test New Tech

Shrewd Smiles as Online Bankers Test New Tech

Alibaba is betting on biometrics as the next step for secure online financial transactions and bank account business

03.26.2015
Graphics: AIIB's Aims

Graphics: AIIB's Aims

The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank has recently added major European economies. Here's a look at key facts about the development bank and its history

03.20.2015
Will Slow and Steady Win China's Economy Race?

Will Slow and Steady Win China's Economy Race?

Policymakers are trying to balance economic reform and stability in a climate of slower growth

03.18.2015
Chinese Businesses Eye Purchasing Power of LGBT Community

Chinese Businesses Eye Purchasing Power of LGBT Community

It's known as the "pink dollar" but someday it may become the "pink yuan" if companies like Alibaba have their way

03.13.2015
IMF Executive: China Must Aim for Highest Sustainable Growth

IMF Executive: China Must Aim for Highest Sustainable Growth

IMF’s David Lipton says country's leaders do not have to aim for highest possible growth and weighs in on efforts to reform the economy

03.13.2015
CSRC Team Heads to United States to Tout China's Stock Market

CSRC Team Heads to United States to Tout China's Stock Market

One goal of trip is to get A-shares listed on major indices, banking regulator says during Harvard speech

03.12.2015
Regulator Said to Mull Allowing Private Investors to Open New Banks

Regulator Said to Mull Allowing Private Investors to Open New Banks

CBRC could give green light to up to 30 new banks, official says, after letting five groups set up institutions last year

03.10.2015
Gov't Must Meet GDP Goal to Create Enough Jobs, Researchers Say

Gov't Must Meet GDP Goal to Create Enough Jobs, Researchers Say

Reaching the 7 percent target – and ensuring enough employment opportunities – will take extra effort by leaders, experts say

03.10.2015
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