Hong Kong movie star Jackie Chan has become a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Phoenix New Media said on its website yesterday, citing an unidentified person.
Chaoda Modern Agriculture Holdings Ltd.’s Chairman Kwok Ho, Chief Financial Officer Andy Chan and Fidelity Management’s George Stairs were accused of insider trading by Hong Kong’s financial secretary.
China, lagging behind its target to put electric vehicles on roads, should expand its subsidy program to include other types of fuel-efficient cars such as hybrids, according to Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co.
Baidu Inc. Chairman Robin Li, China’s third-richest man, and Yu Zhengsheng, No. 4 in the Communist Party hierarchy, were named to the country’s top political advisory body as a new generation of leaders prepares for power.