Gary Locke will be the first Chinese-American to serve as the US ambassador to China.
Gary Locke has a niche in history as the first Chinese-American to serve as a US commerce secretary and state governor.
China's new five-year plan shifted to a more spending-driven and more climate-friendly economy to ease trade tensions with the United States and contribute to the fight against climate change, US experts said.
Overall relations are moving forward, but a critical moment looms, experts said.
Despite continuing trade disputes, the United States and China share an unprecedented opportunity to boost the domestic economy and create jobs if they maintain close dialogue and cooperation
China insists on offering genuine and selfless help to the Pacific Islands to help them independently develop, the foreign minister said.
China launched a litigation proceeding under the World Trade Organization (WTO) against the United States on Monday, urging the latter to remove what it says is an unfair method of calculating anti-dumping tariffs on warmwater shrimp exported from China.
China's holdings of long-term US Treasury securities totaled $1.16 trillion at the end of December 2010, according to an annual revision report released by the US Treasury Department on Feb 28.
More local-level exchanges can help enhance communication and understanding between the world's two largest economies.
Washington hopes the China-US Governors Forum can offer creative ideas to enhance bilateral economic ties and overcome recent friction.
It is in both China and the US' s best interest to collaborate and have strategic alliance in developing clean energy, said a US expert on Thursday in Chicago.
China is in a better position to overtake the United States as the world's No 1 nation for scientific and technological innovation, warned John Holdren in an article in The Independent on Feb 20.