Latest Chinese government Stories

2011-12-31 08:55:11

The Chinese government is joining forces with the nation's most popular search engines to combat phishing attacks that have resulted in the theft of the personal details of more than 45 million Internet users in that country. According to Sisi Tang and Melanie Lee of Reuters, the Ministry of Public Security announced on Friday that they would be teaming up with 10 Chinese search engines in order to make it more difficult for people to fall victim to the schemes, during which bank customers...

2011-08-09 05:55:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SmartHeat Inc. (NASDAQ: HEAT; website: www.smartheatinc.com), a market leader in China's clean technology, energy savings industry, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. SmartHeat management is scheduled to host an investor conference call at 7:30 a.m. EDT on August 9, 2011. Mr. James Jun Wang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SmartHeat Inc., made the following comments regarding the performance of...

2011-06-22 10:07:00

SINGAPORE, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- China's apparent oil demand* in May reached 39.4 million metric tons (mt) or an average of 9.31 million barrels per day (b/d), which was 8% higher year on year, as state-owned enterprises continued to increase output to meet local market supply needs, according to a Platts analysis based on recent statistics released by the Chinese government. Still, May's apparent oil demand was lower than April's oil demand at 9.37 million b/d. It was also the...

2011-06-07 07:25:00

The main newspaper of China's Communist Party accused Google on Monday of being a "political tool" used to vilify the Chinese government, saying the Internet search giant had falsely accused China of a computer hack. "Google's accusations against China are fictitious and have ulterior motives and sinister intentions," read the foreign edition of the People's Daily, the leading newspaper of China's ruling Communist Party. The paper charged Google with attempting to heighten tensions between...

2011-06-02 10:07:29

A sharp denial was issued from the Chinese government today after executives from Google accused China of attempting to steal the passwords of hundreds of Gmail accounts. "We recently uncovered a campaign to collect user passwords, likely through phishing," Google explained about the practice of computer users being tricked into giving up sensitive information. It, "affected what seem to be the personal Gmail accounts of hundreds of users, including among others, senior US government...

2011-05-19 19:54:00

BEIJING, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yongye International, Inc. (NASDAQ: YONG) ("Yongye" or the "Company"), a leading agricultural nutrient company in China, today responded to recent analyst reports and web-based articles which inaccurately characterize Yongye's business, make false accusations regarding the Company's financials and related party transactions, and draw unwarranted inferences from documents that were filed by third parties with the Chinese government. The...

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