Inside China: Massive flight woes and a missile test - Washington Times

Twelve of China’s busiest airports are experiencing massive flight delays and cancellations that will last until Aug. 15, due to airspace restrictions imposed as a result of a mysterious air force drill that authorities say was the official reason.The severe flight delays and cancellations started Sunday, affecting key airports in the eastern and
 

China's Property Market Is No Bubble - Wall Street Journal

Will China's property bubble trigger a financial crisis? Concern is high this year thanks to deteriorating sales figures and reports of large price cuts. But China really is different. Though a correction is coming, the consequences will be more manageable than common sense might suggest. No real property market existed in China until housing was
 

Why China's hunt for tigers and flies is bound to fail - Financial Times

CCTV anchor Rui ChenggangIn his crackdown on corruption, Xi Jinping, China’s president, promised to take down lofty officials as well as lowly bureaucrats, “tigers” as well as “flies”. In detaining Rui Chenggang, the flashy, self-confident star
 

China's second-half rally becomes an annual event - Financial Times

“Sell in May and go away” has long been a popular – if overused – mantra for equity market investors in the western world. But China works to a different calendar, one where the lunar new year often marks the start of a sell-off, while the third quarter presents an opportunity to buy back in.
 

Meat-Supplier's CEO Apologizes for China Unit - Wall Street Journal

Updated July 23, 2014 5:07 p.m. ETBEIJING—The chief executive of a U.S. meat supplier apologized Wednesday after managers of its Chinese subsidiary were accused of intentionally selling expired meat to restaurants. Chinese authorities detained five people. OSI Group Inc., the Ilinois-based parent of the Shanghai operation under scrutiny,
 

Asia stocks turn mixed after upbeat China PMI; earnings in focus - CNBC.com

Asian equity markets ended mixed on Thursday following gains in the morning session as attention turned to the region's earnings season. Earlier in the day, markets rose on HSBC's flash Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) of Chinese factory activity for July. The index rose to an 18-month high of 52, better than a Reuters poll of 51 and the
 

Gauge of Chinese Manufacturing Activity Rises to 18-Month High in July - Wall Street Journal

Updated July 24, 2014 12:10 a.m. ETBEIJING—A preliminary gauge of Chinese manufacturing activity reached an 18-month high in July, in a sign that Beijing's efforts to stimulate the economy are having an impact.The HSBC preliminary, or flash, manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 52 in July from 50.7 a month earlier, according to data
 

Matmo Inland Over China, Final Advisory Issued - The Weather Channel

Former typhoon (now tropical storm) Matmo is inland over eastern China after making its
 

Five held in China food scandal probe, including head of Shanghai Husi Food - Reuters

By Brenda Goh and Paul CarstenSHANGHAI/LANGFANG ChinaWed Jul 23, 2014 9:44am EDTSHANGHAI/LANGFANG China (Reuters) - Shanghai police said on Wednesday they detained five people in an investigation into a Chinese-based supplier of foreign fast-food brands including KFC and McDonald's Corp over allegations the firm supplied out-of-date meat.The five
 

China detains employees of suspect meat seller, official says misconduct a ... - U.S. News World Report

By JOE McDONALD, AP Business WriterBEIJING (AP) — Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other restaurants in China were detained by police Wednesday after an official said illegal activity was an organized effort by the supplier.China's food safety agency said on its website that its
 

China braces for 2nd typhoon; Taiwan drenched - USA TODAY

A Chinese worker is lifted from a helicopter near the Sheng Chang oil tanker as it runs aground at Kaohsiung harbor as Typhoon Matmo hit on Wednesday.(Photo: AFP/Getty Images)BEIJING (AP) — China was bracing Wednesday for the arrival of a second typhoon in as many weeks, as communities along the country's
 

Report: Emmanuel Mudiay signs $1.2 million contract in China - USA TODAY

The heralded recruit reached an agreement with the Guangdong Southern
 

The US meat processing company at the rotten center of China's latest food ... - Quartz

A US-owned factory in Shanghai is at the center of China’s latest food scandal: Chinese health authorities have suspended operations at Shanghai Husi Food, owned by the Illinois-based OSI Group, for reprocessing old and discarded meat to extend its use-by date. Husi was supplying meat to KFC, Pizza Hut and McDonald’s restaurants in China. Staff wer
 

China Meat Supplier 'Appalled' by Allegations - Wall Street Journal

Updated July 21, 2014 11:51 p.m. ET
 

China Tensions Choke Off Tourism to Vietnam - New York Times

DA NANG, Vietnam — The year began well for Mai Thanh Trung, newly employed at a travel company here that caters to Chinese tour groups. Mr. Trung said he regularly greeted charter flights from the Chinese mainland and pocketed an average monthly commission of about $600.But then came May, when a state-owned Chinese company parked an oil rig near
 

World's largest aquatic insect specimen found in China - CNN

By Zoe Li, CNNupdated 7:52 AM EDT, Tue July 22, 2014Large enough to cover the face of a human adult, this scary-looking insect is also known among entomologists as an indicator of good water quality.This lacewing discovered in Sichuan province, has a wingspan of 21 cm, making it the largest known aquatic insect in the world.Villagers in the
 

Hundreds of flights canceled at China airports, more to come - CNN

Hundreds of flights were canceled in China July 21, 2014, but reasons given were few.
 

China Pushes Limits to Closer Ties With US Military - Wall Street Journal

July 21, 2014 1:48 p.m. ETDALIAN, China—China is seeking greater access to U.S. aircraft carriers and guidance on how to operate its own first carrier, the Liaoning, testing the limits of a newly cooperative military relationship the two sides have tried to cultivate in the past year.The latest Chinese request came last week when U.S. Adm.
 

Tesla's Expansion in China Gets a Local Assist - Wall Street Journal

July 16, 2014 2:22 p.m. ET
His problem: How