Stability key to China-US ties

2011-11-20 08:06:39

Premier Wen Jiabao and US President Barack Obama met on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit.

Voices for change

2011-11-19 07:46:27

Three vocal Americans and three equally articulate Chinese shared the stage and debated issues ranging from food safety to how consumers can influence government policies. Pauline D. Loh reports.

Joel Coen talks up Chinese film's prospects

2011-11-19 07:46:27

The Coen Brothers auteur says he anticipates the country will become a major force in moviemaking and would be tempted to work here himself. Todd Balazovic reports.

Behind the scenes at banquet

2011-11-19 07:46:27

When Alice Waters went to Austria to organize a food event, she specifically requested that local produce be used. But, she later found out the ingredients had all been imported from Italy.

Li: Yuan set for depreciation

2011-11-19 07:45:18

Hu's comments came after US President Barack Obama expressed concern about the low level of yuan appreciation.

RMB strengthens to 6.3548 against USD

2011-11-18 10:43:31

The Chinese currency Renminbi, or the yuan, strengthened 5 basis points to 6.3548 against the US dollar on Friday.

Occupy protesters join Action day in Chicago

2011-11-18 09:52:12

More than 1,000 Occupy Chicago demonstrators joined forces afternoon,answering the call for an International "Jobs Not Cuts"Day of Action.

China should manage reserves flexibly

2011-11-18 09:27:09

China should be flexible in adjusting the composition of its foreign-exchange reserves and adapt to changing world economic conditions, analysts said.

EU woes drive China back into US bonds

2011-11-18 08:03:38

China hiked its US Treasury holdings by $11.3 billion in September, the largest jump since March 2010.

McDonald's: Group-buy offers fake

2011-11-18 07:42:57

The fast food chain McDonald's Corp says it has not signed any deals with group-purchase companies following.

Charlotte keens to lure energy investment

2011-11-17 10:10:25

A trade mission from US is keen to lure investment from China's energy sector.

US FDI into China declines

2011-11-17 09:28:20

The Ministry of Commerce says fall is partly due to 'reshoring' activities.