The plan has been criticized by some economists as 'unnecessary'
The IMF encouraged China to set "a goal of achieving an effective float within the next couple of years"
A government spending spree on infrastructure projects and a continuing recovery in the housing market have boosted demand for materials.
Government agencies have been ordered to cut spending and increase tax collections
Export firms can access short-term dollar loans again after the March 31 ban.
China would promote the "orderly opening" of other service fields including finance, education, culture and health
The ministry flip-flopped on a project that it backed seven years ago, now citing environmental concerns
The pledges were up 136 percent from the same period last year
E-commerce could jump to $88 billion by 2025 on Indonesia
He said China's traditional international competitiveness has weakened
The dairy giant reported revenue of $1.8 billion and net profit of $348 million last year
The company expects revenue this year to surge 75 percent to $39.23 million
Japan will host a summit of the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies in western Japan next week
The government aims to help the private sector grow further and raise its contribution to half of the country's...
Overall investment, factory output and retail sales all grew more slowly in April than expected.