US to announce new China trade enforcement action

2011-09-20 07:29:04

US trade officials will announce a major trade enforcement action against China on Tuesday, according to a US Trade Representative's office advisory obtained from a business group.

Oil giant sets up 2nd spill fund

2011-09-20 07:10:16

ConocoPhillips will set up a second fund to address environmental issues amid a continuing oil spill.

China isn't a big threat to the US

2011-09-19 10:11:22

Many argue that the US is being taken over by China both militarily and economically, but it is unlikely that China can begin to pose a threat

Cisco sends Sichuan $50m

2011-09-19 08:01:03

Cisco Systems Inc has invested more than $50 million in a three-year program to help Sichuan's post-earthquake regions to set up an advanced networked infrastructure that has greatly improved the standard of local people's healthcare and education services.

Bright skies for aviation industry

2011-09-19 08:01:33

Boeing estimates that China will need 5,000 new aircraft worth $600 billion by 2030.

US arms sale to 'spark strong reaction'

2011-09-19 07:30:12

Obama administration may notify Congress this week of a $4.2-billion arms deal to Taiwan, reports said.

GM-UAW agree on new contract

2011-09-17 13:12:12

GE and the United Auto Workers union reached a proposed contract for almost 49,000 production workers that both sides said would create new US factory jobs and include profit-sharing bonuses.

Mandarin getting popular for US students

2011-09-16 13:55:40

Mandarin Chinese is becoming a more popular foreign language course being taught in the US public school system.

China urged to shift growth model

2011-09-16 08:56:14

China must move increasingly away from its exports- and fixed-investment-driven economy.

Hot on the recruitment trail

2011-09-16 08:53:59

Pfizer scientist opening doors for Chinese talent in scientific research

Alcoa set to take major stake in JV

2011-09-16 07:44:11

Aluminum producer hopes to cash in on increasing demand in China

Conoco has not plugged all leaks

2011-09-16 07:07:16

Small slicks of oil are still emerging near one of the two drilling platforms operated by the US giant.