Chinese smartphone brands have gained market share overseas through a combination of 'good-enough' quality and competitive pricing.
The Chinese real estate market has been zooming ahead. New relaxed regulations have stabilized prices a bit and may prove attractive to investors.
Defaults are rare compared to the amount of lending in China.
First it bought IBM's laptops. Now it has Motorola Mobility's smartphone business. Both bring Lenovo more access to consumers in the U.S. and Latin America.
China's rabid gamers may not notice the accumulating charges on their cellphones, but the nation's top mobile Internet companies do.
Growth in China isn't gangbusters like it was a few years ago. Here's what that means for investors.
'What's different now is that China is more capable. More participation would dilute the China threat issue, and the Chinese are smart. They know they can learn from others,' said Lin Chong-pin, Taipei-based China scholar, former deputy Taiwan defense minister.
Scrapping the ban came weeks after Chinese leaders pledged IPO procedural reforms and vowed to give the market a stronger role in its economic overhaul ambitions.
To earn stronger returns, the central government may eventually open pension investments to domestic shares, infrastructure, private equity and real estate.
A rage for bitcoins has overtaken Chinese investors, but Beijing is taking measures to slow the bubble.