China's foreign reserves dilemma

2011-08-02 07:05:19

Beijing faces the challenges to diversify its reserves into assets other than a weakening dollar.

Clinton swears in new US envoy to China

2011-08-02 06:25:00

Former Commerce Secretary Gary Locke has been sworn in as the new US ambassador to China, becoming the first Chinese-American to hold the post.

Alibaba settles row with Yahoo, Softbank

2011-08-01 10:19:28

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reached an agreement on Friday with Yahoo! Inc and Softbank Corp.

Yuan strengthens to record against dollar

2011-08-01 10:04:16

The Chinese currency Renminbi, or the yuan, strengthened to a record high of 6.4399 against the US dollar on Monday

PepsiCo looking at a greener industry

2011-08-01 08:17:53

In August 2010, the United States' Green Building Council issued a LEED Gold certificate to the production facility of a PepsiCo subsidiary in China

Animal activists to lobby Locke over rodeo

2011-07-30 08:53:59

Head of the Capital Animal Welfare Association, said an open letter will be sent to Gary Locke, to call on the US to cancel the event.

Companies begin locomotive components production

2011-07-30 07:29:21

Changzhou CSR GE Diesel Engine Company Ltd (CGE), a 50-50 joint venture between General Electric Transportation of the US (a subsidiary of General Electric Co) and China South Locomotive and Rolling Stock Corp Ltd (CSR) started production of locomotive diesel engine components on Friday, to tap opportunities in the Chinese rail market.

Delayed US debt-limit vote hit markets

2011-07-30 07:29:21

Stocks on the Chinese mainland fell, as a delayed debt-limit vote by US lawmakers fueled concerns over a possible default.

Deal or no deal? Damaged has been done

2011-07-29 17:06:02

Experts and investors still believe Washington will reach a last-minute deal to avoid a default just four days before the deadline of August 2.

Operation successful

2011-07-29 12:04:58

Healthcare reform has given an injection to the medical devices and medical services industries

Nations work to return graft fugitives

2011-07-29 08:38:34

The move could pave the way for the return of former government officials wanted for graft.

US data, debt-talks stalemate weaken equities

2011-07-29 08:01:04

Stocks on the Chinese mainland fell as a drop in US durable-goods orders and a stalemate over the US debt limit boosted concerns global economic growth will falter.