Politics

  • Future Afghani diplomats trained

    As Afghanistan celebrates its new president Ashraf Ghani and his government, China and the United States are joining hands to help prepare young Afghan diplomats for a productive future.

  • Yang Jiechi meets with US National Security Advisor

    Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi meets with United States National Security Advisor Susan Rice in Washington on Oct 20, 2014.

  • 1,000 words

    Chinese Ambassador to the US Cui Tiankai visits an exhibition on the US-China collaboration in the China-Burma-India Theater during World War II fighting against the Japanese, in Washington on Sunday.

People

  • College football touches down in China

    China got its first taste of American football this weekend as six teams vied for the China American Football League's inaugural CAFL University Championship.

  • China mayors tour Silicon Valley

    Chinese businesses can learn a lot from Silicon Valley, according to a delegation of Chinese local officials who visited California last week.

  • Asian-Americans aiming to make impact on Election Day

    Bay Area Asian Americans are rallying from neighborhoods to train stations in a final push before the Nov 4 general elections. Volunteers are knocking on doors, passing out candidate brochures and setting up voter registration booths, hopeful there will be a larger turnout of Asian-Americans voters this time around.

CPC Fourth Plenary Session

The CPC Central Committee, elected by the National Congress of the Communist Party of China, convenes at least one plenary session every year. The fourth session will be held this year.

Innovative Asia

Tourists set to travel light overseas

An increasing number of countries are modifying their visa-application procedures in the hope of attracting more visitors from China.

Asian-Americans aiming to make impact on Election Day

Bay Area Asian Americans are rallying from neighborhoods to train stations in a final push before the Nov 4 general elections. Volunteers are knocking on doors, passing out candidate brochures and setting up voter registration booths, hopeful there will be a larger turnout of Asian-Americans voters this time around.

College football touches down in China

China got its first taste of American football this weekend as six teams vied for the China American Football League's inaugural CAFL University Championship.

China mayors tour Silicon Valley

Chinese businesses can learn a lot from Silicon Valley, according to a delegation of Chinese local officials who visited California last week.

Business

  • New help offered to Chinese businesses

    Help is on the way for Chinese immigrants looking for a boost with their small businesses.

  • Alibaba digs 'deep' in mobile search deal, calling it critical piece

    Alibaba believes search is crucial to its mobile strategy, which is why the Chinese e-commerce giant picked application-search company Quixey to power that function on its mobile operating system.

  • Alipay targets retailers with new services

    Alipay, China's largest e-payment provider, has launched ePass, a new e-tool that allows US merchants to sell and deliver products directly to individual Chinese consumers without translating their website or setting up warehouses in China.

  • Blue Ocean to get 2 new rigs for offshore

    Blue Ocean Drilling Limited (BOD), a drilling company dedicated to operating a fleet of premium offshore rigs, has recently entered into contract with Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding (SWS) in China for the construction of two new platforms, BOD chair and CEO Sun Yuanhui announced on Wednesday in Houston.

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