SHANGHAI China is confident that it will meet its 2019 economic growth target of six percent to 6.5 percent, premier Li Keqiang said on Friday.
SHANGHAI The Chinese government on Thursday ordered a temporary halt to research activities for people involved in the editing of human genes, after a Chinese scientist said he had edited the genes of twin babies. | Video
SHANGHAI, Nov 29 The organisers of a conference
where a Chinese scientist claimed to have edited the genes of
twin babies condemned the work on Thursday, calling it "deeply
disturbing" and "irresponsible".
SHANGHAI/LONDON Chinese health and medical ethics authorities started an investigation on Monday into claims by a scientist who released videos on YouTube saying he had altered the genes of twins born earlier this month, creating the first gene edited babies.
SHANGHAI/LONDON, Nov 26 A Chinese university
said on Monday it will immediately launch an investigation after
an associate professor released videos on YouTube claiming to
have edited the genes of twins born earlier this month and
defending the ethics of his work.
SHANGHAI Suning.com said its affiliate Suning Smart Life plans to raise $250 million through a share issue, and that it has agreed to sell its supermarket unit to Suning Smart Life for 745.4 million yuan ($108 million).
SHANGHAI, Oct 14 A Chinese city government has
given 300 million yuan ($43 million) to drug maker Zhejiang
Huahai Pharmaceuticals, the company said, after it was recently
faulted by U.S. and European regulators over production issues
at one of its plants.
SHANGHAI/NEW YORK, Sept 28 The U.S. Food and
Drug Administration said on Friday it will no longer allow
imports of drug ingredients or medicines made with ingredients
produced at China's Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals
Chuannan factory, after a recall of one of its drugs that
contained a probable carcinogen.
SHANGHAI/LONDON A toxin inadvertently produced in the manufacture of a widely prescribed medicine but not spotted for years raises questions about regulators' ability to detect risks in a sprawling global drug supply chain increasingly reliant on factories in China.
SHANGHAI The internationalization of the renminbi has made progress, Zhou Xiaochuan, former governor of China's central bank, said on Saturday.