With its "lucky" gold-yellow head and the rumored cancer-curing properties of its plastron shell, South China's Golden Coin Turtle has in recent years become one of the world's most endangered species of turtles.
Two dozen US-listed Chinese companies have retreated from the US market in the past 15 months, amid scrutiny by US regulators and short-sellers.
Former US Ambassador to China J. Stapleton Roy, who was born in China, has been involved in many ups and downs of China-US relations.
Wrestling with high inventory, companies expand their presence and reduce their prices in China.
ENN Group Co Ltd, one of China's largest private companies, is rolling out plans to establish a network of natural gas fueling stations for trucks along US highways.
When 5-year-old Su Meng met Wang Yameng, 11, in their hometown in eastern China, the thought of performing together one day in the United States would have seemed unlikely at best.
State University of New York at Stony Brook said it's establishing two new programs at the Charles B. Wang Center for art and cultures of Asia.
Suntech Power Holdings Co, one of the world's biggest makers of solar panels, will close its only US manufacturing facility next month.
For Thoufique, who works at a Dunkin' Donuts on Canal Street in lower Manhattan next to Fung Wah Bus Transportation, it has meant a loss of hundreds of customers.
Beijing playwright Meng Jinghui is known as a "rock star" and Shanghai-based Nick Yu tops the list of most prolific playwrights in the Chinese mainland.
Renren Inc, regarded by many as China's Facebook, said it lost money during the fourth quarter.