Beverage with global reputation puts Moutai on the map, Qiu Bo reports from Guizhou province.
These are a handful of the stories China Daily brought to you last year.
Lack of supplies drives transport operators to frustration, Tang Yue reports from Hunan province.
In China, not only is the term "organic" being abused, but the part it can play in promoting food security has also been overestimated.
Asian hotel chains are spreading their wings and, slowly but steadily, expanding globally.
High costs and poor publicity hinder process from gaining greater popularity.
China's "tough love" monetary policies, to cool the ardor of the property market, are dampening the passion of buyers. The volume of transactions slumped markedly in September and October.
Foreign products have taken more than half of the seed market for major greenhouse vegetables in China.
The art market cooled this fall after several boom years. Both collectors and investors are buying less in retail stores and at auctions.
It has been a year of devastation and wreckage for the Asia-Pacific region, and a year of warning about the dangers of climate change.
Waste liquid has energy use but process faces hurdles.
IPO sponsors face credibility crisis after series of scandals.