Rebuilding the financial reputation of the United States will be Locke's top priority when he arrives in Beijing.
Eunice Moe Brock was born in Hebei, and, although she lived in the US for decades, the 94-year-old has returned to China to share her passion for flowers.
General Motors Co (GM) will sell Chinese-designed minivans under its Chevrolet brand in India starting next year as the automaker expands in Asia's second-fastest growing major economy.
New Boeing China boss will not only take on Airbus but also domestic airplane makers
Capital One Financial Corp, the lender that acquired ING Direct USA in June, agreed to purchase HSBC Holdings PLC's US credit card business for a premium of about $2.6 billion.
Perry Vieth baled hay on a neighbor's farm in Wisconsin for two summers during high school in 1972 and 1973. The grueling labor left him with no doubt about getting a college degree so that he'd never have to work as hard again. Thirty-eight years later, and after a career as a securities lawyer and fixed-income trader, Vieth is back on the farm.
The exchange rate of the yuan against the dollar rose to a 17-year high after the US Federal Reserve Board announced it will maintain interest rates at a record low and amid a global stock market rebound.
Shanghai Municipal Food and Drug Inspection Institute inspected the oil found at a KFC restaurant in Shanghai and deemed it to be safe.
China's trade surplus for July hit $31.5 billion, The surplus eased fears that the US and European debt crises might hurt global demand for Chinese goods.
Former US President George W. Bush wrote in his memoir that he is optimistic about the U.S.-China relationship, calling for it to improve in the future.
A press release by the Chinese securities regulator on Monday reemphasized that Chinese and US officials are working to increase cooperation on cross-border audit oversight in the wake of a string of accounting scandals of US-listed Chinese companies.
Fosun Group, one of China's largest privately-owned conglomerate, is planning to buy an American retail company.