Friday, March 28, 2014
Beijing and Paris signed scores of deals Wednesday worth 18 billion euros (US$25 billion) on the second day of a lavish state visit by Chinese leader Xi Jinping, in what President Francois Hollande said would bring much-needed growth.
Russian aerospace giant Sukhoi said Wednesday it had signed a preliminary deal to sell 100 jumbo jets to a group of Chinese firms worth an estimated US$3.3 billion.
More than 10 tigers have been killed as “visual feasts” to entertain officials and rich businessmen in a Chinese city, state media reported.
One of China's largest tour operators has suspended cooperation with Malaysia Airlines and said it will cancel existing flight arrangements with the carrier., 2 Comments
A Chinese activist who investigated whether shoddy construction caused the deaths of thousands of children when their schools collapsed in a 2008 earthquake was released Thursday after finishing a five-year jail term, his lawyer said.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
China has broken the rules of global commerce by restricting exports of rare earths, tungsten and molybdenum, a move that benefited domestic industries, a World Trade Organization panel said on Wednesday.
A leader of the 2011 Wukan protests in China that grabbed worldwide attention has fled to the U.S. to seek asylum, media reports and an associate said on Wednesday.
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama on Wednesday wrapped up a weeklong trip to China by feeding a panda before having a yak-based lunch at a Tibetan restaurant.
Air China shares fell in Hong Kong on Wednesday after the Chinese flag carrier reported a 32-percent drop in net profit last year, hit by a weak cargo market.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The desperate, multinational hunt for Flight 370 resumed again Wednesday across a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean after fierce winds and high waves that had forced a daylong halt eased considerably.