BRIEF-Shanghai AtHub issues prospectus for Shanghai IPO

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 9 The online classified advertising site abruptly shut its "adult" section on Monday, yielding to a campaign by some state and federal government officials to close a service they contend promotes prostitution and human ... ( read original story ...)

Shanghai Prepaid Card Association blacklists 20 merchants

The Shanghai Prepaid Card Association is warning consumers about buying prepaid cards from certain merchants because of “malpractice in managing their prepaid card schemes”, reports Paybefore. According to an announcement on Shanghai’s municipal ... ( read original story ...)

Two days in Shanghai

With more than 24 million people, Shanghai is not only the most populous city in China, but it is also the world’s most populous city proper. It is also a global financial center and a transport hub with the world’s busiest container port. Shanghai ... ( read original story ...)

China’s Pakistan bourse stake to boost ties

The three exchanges – China Financial Futures Exchange, Shanghai Stock Exchange and Shenzhen Stock Exchange – will take a combined 30 percent, while the remaining 10 percent will be halved between their local partners – Pak-China Investment Company ... ( read original story ...)

China's central bank urges rational investment in bitcoin

China’s institutional and individual investors should take a rational approach to investing in virtual currencies such as bitcoin, the central bank said on Friday. Bitcoin prices had showed abnormal fluctuations, the Shanghai head office of the People ... ( read original story ...)