Latest Chinese government Stories

2009-06-02 18:02:00

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Chairman Edward Markey, Congressman James Sensenbrenner, Congressman Earl Blumenauer, and Congressman Jay Inslee held a press conference this afternoon to discuss their recent visit to China.

2009-06-02 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- BFK Inc. dba Royal Marketing today announced that a California jury returned a $3 million dollar verdict in its favor and against the China Lucky Film Corporation ("China Lucky") in broad and sweeping finding of wrongdoing.

2009-05-14 15:12:00

XI'AN, China, May 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Recycling Energy Corp.

2009-05-06 14:31:00

WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today denounced attempts by the Chinese government to unduly influence members of the International Trade Commission's (ITC) examination of imports.

2009-05-01 08:00:00

BEIJING, May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the opening of a Healthcare Industry Solution Lab in Beijing, where IBM will work with hospitals and rural medical cooperatives to make healthcare "smarter" as the Chinese government enacts widespread healthcare reform.

2009-04-16 07:00:00

HARBIN, China, April 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Green Material Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CAGM) announced today it has filed its annual financial report for 2008 with the SEC on March 31, U.S. time.

2009-04-02 23:32:00

SHANGHAI, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Aiming to solve serious environment related problems, the Chinese government took the initiative of establishing stringent emission control standards and enhanced supervision for better air quality before the Olympic Games commenced in 2008, driving the implementation of Phase IV across China. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) The implementation of Phase IV for light-duty vehicles and Phase III for heavy-duty vehicles has affected...

2009-04-02 14:40:00

Just two weeks after video of Chinese police allegedly beating Tibetan monks was posted on the Internet, China issued fresh rules on Thursday to crack down on what it called “harmful” political or religious content.

2009-04-02 07:08:55

The Chinese government has set goals that could propel the country forward as a leader in all-electric vehicle production. China is aiming for a production capacity of 500,000 hybrid or all-electric vehicles a year by 2011, The New York Times reported Thursday. By contrast, production in the United States is predicted to reach 267,000 similarly powered vehicles per year in that time frame, said consulting firm CSM Worldwide.

2009-03-29 13:31:00

BEIJING, March 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec Corp." or "the Company") (HKEX: 386; NYSE: SNP; LSE: SNP; CH: 600028) today announced its annual results for year ended 31 December, 2008. Financial Highlights: -- In accordance with the PRC Accounting Standards for Business Enterprises ("ASBE"), the Company's operating income amounted to RMB 1.452 trillion, representing an increase of 20.52% over 2007.

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