China's workers flex their muscles as growth slows
Publish on 12/7/2011 04:12:28 PMSHENZHEN, China (AFP) – Faced with lay-offs and wage cuts as falling demand in the West hits the country's vast manufacturing sector, the workers who have powered China's breakneck growth are refusing to go quietly.
Chill winds blow into China's boom cities
Publish on 12/7/2011 04:12:57 PMBy MICHAEL SAINSBURY, ZHANG YUFEI
China's IT, electronics mfg sees growth slowdown in Jan-Oct
Publish on 12/7/2011 04:12:19 PMBEIJING – China's electronics and information technology manufacturing industry saw slower growth in the first ten months of 2011 with 3,017 firms or 20.2 per cent of the total incurring a loss, according to statistics released by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) Wednesday.
Workers mass at Shanghai factory in latest unrest
Publish on 12/7/2011 04:12:27 PMBy ELAINE KURTENBACH, AP Business Writer
Indicators simplify monitoring of fluid lines