Columnist: Jiao Xiaoyang
Jiao Xiaoyang is executive business editor of China Daily

What do futures hold in store?  2010-04-13 12:00:22

This Friday, China will start trading CSI 300 index futures, allowing investors to play a derivative, either long or short, with leverage.

There's a lot in a name for Chinese companies  2010-03-30 09:56:33

"What's in a name?" muses Juliet in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. She's pondering the feud between the Capulets and the Montagues in 16th century Verona, but she could just as well be picking a stock on the Chinese market.

It's not the time for stealing pigs  2010-03-23 11:25:19

These days, all eyes are on the People's Bank of China, the Federal Reserve, and other international policymakers, as the market becomes increasingly edgy over whether they will act to head off inflation brought on by stimulus measures.

Steering a complicated market path  2010-03-15 11:16:50

Frustrated by the market's performance over the past eight months, Chinese investors may take solace - and a bit of advice - from the session of the National People's Congress just ended.

Worrying trend of recycled stories  2010-03-09 10:36:47

Much to the chagrin of believers in "value investing", there's no doubt that a good story alone can move prices.

March is the month to watch  2010-03-02 11:49:52

Biz Unusual

Qing palace sale attracts State companies' interest

A courtyard house next to Beihai Park that was once part of a Qing dynasty palace is being advertised online for 420 million yuan and attracting the interest of State-owned enterprises.

New deal for commercial flights over the Great Wall

Old train tickets and the memory of yesteryear

'Hometowns' battle to claim their celebrities

Equestrian enthusiasts advocate riding horses to work

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Nasdaq +1.36% Thur 2,872.66