Sino-Israeli friendship deepens in San Francisco

2012-06-15 11:22:22

San Francisco's Israel China Cultural Festival, which continues throughout June, marks 20 years since the two countries established diplomatic relations and is meant to promote cross-cultural understanding at the personal level.

Ex-diplomat busy as cultural envoy

2012-06-15 11:22:22

From serving as US representative on the United Nations Security Council, Stuart Holliday is well practiced in diplomacy.

US apologizes for 130-year-old law

2012-06-19 12:09:51

The US House of Representatives unanimously expressed regret for the passage of discriminatory laws against Chinese immigrants to the United States.

Lawyer bridging cultural divides

2012-06-15 10:49:15

When Alice Young was accepted in 1969 to Yale University's first graduating class of women, the United States was fighting the Vietnam War.

US astronauts wish Chinese peers well

2012-06-15 02:57:43

As China is set to send its first female astronaut into space this weekend, American women who have made the journey will be tracking her historic trip.

China, US to reduce carbon emissions

2012-06-14 10:33:56

China and the United States are strengthening ties in reducing carbon emissions through new agreements involving energy efficiency cooperation.

Apple courts local developers in China

2012-06-14 09:15:37

Apple Inc is embracing Chinese developers in a bid to increase its market share in China.

Buffett guests realize there is no free lunch

2012-06-14 03:07:30

Seat at the table with 'Oracle of Omaha' is not cheap but it is for a good cause.

Chinese 2nd biggest buyer of US property

2012-06-13 16:28:30

Chinese buyers have become the second largest group of foreign buyers in the US real estate market after the Canadians.

Wen meets Henry Kissinger

2012-06-13 06:43:08

Wen Jiabao met with former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, calling for strengthened political communications between the two nations.

China wins saw blades dispute against US

2012-06-13 11:03:34

China won a WTO ruling against US anti-dumping duties' calculation on shipments of diamond saw blades and frozen warm-water shrimp from China.

China rejects US sanctions on Iran

2012-06-12 19:40:10

A Foreign Ministry spokesman said that China will not accept unilateral sanctions by the United States on a third country.