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  • US to China and Back Again

    relatives until they are old enough to return to America to attend school. The trauma that both children and parents experience can be life long, Hong Xiao reports from New York.

  • Tai chi as art and sport

    In the 1960s, the Chinese government gathered together masters of various styles with the objective of synthesizing the various styles into one uniform style, which is today's modern wushu. Prior to that, there were numerous kung fu styles like Lohan, Praying Mantis, Eagle Claw, Wing Choon, Hsing Yi, and so on. After that, there was to be only wushu.

  • Rooted in China, tai chi branches out

    Seattle is not only the city where Chinese movie legend Bruce Lee launched his first martial arts studio and developed his kung fu philosophy, it's also where the North American headquarters of Yang Chengfu Tai Chi Chuan Centers are.

Anti-graft campaign targets poverty relief

The anti-corruption campaign will include a new target this year cracking down on the misuse and embezzlement of poverty relief funds.

Cherry blossom signal arrival of spring

Cherry blossom bring on spring

In pictures: Destroying fake and shoddy products

China has made great efforts to crack down on counterfeit and shoddy products in recent years. Now, let's look at some of the impressive, and sometimes spectacular, scenes showing the destruction of fake and shoddy products.

Time for China, U.S. to build inclusive world order

People often ask what China wants from the world, what it brings to the world, and whether it will challenge the U.S.-dominated world order. For a country that was issuing food coupons as late as 1993, it is too early for such questions.

China and US working closely on every major issue: Envoy

This cooperation is not only out of good will, but also out of fundamental interests of both countries, says China's ambassador to the US.

Envoy hails New York resolutions

The Chinese Consul General in New York said that although business-to-business and government-to-government relations are critical, the core and foundation of sound bilateral China-US relations is the people-to-people connection.

Business

  • China emerges as market for US natural gas

    A potentially vast export market for America opened this week when the first shipment of liquefied natural gas from the US sailed into China.

  • Carriers react to e-commerce boom

    As e-commerce traffic between China and the US heats up, some freight carriers are expanding facilities to handle the growing business from consumers who order products through the internet in both countries.

  • US firms in China upbeat despite challenges

    Despite China's economic slowdown and increasing competition from Chinese domestic companies, most US businesses in China have remained profitable and optimistic about the market, according to the latest survey by the US-China Business Council.

  • China's richest man eyes film deals, acquiring a Hollywood studio

    Wang Jianlin, chairman of Dalian Wanda Group Co, said he expects to close two billion-dollar film-related deals in the United States this year, and then will seek to buy one of Hollywood's "Big Six" movie studios.

Opinion

  • Let cooler heads prevail on sea: US observers

    Some American observers said they agreed with what former State councilor Dai Bingguo emphasized in a speech on Tuesday that China and the US should turn down the heat on the South China Sea issue.

  • Case Study of Out-of-Control Transnational Adjudicative Body

    However, when a party to a multilateral treaty seeks to exploit perceived ambiguities to gain exclusive benefits beyond the intended scope of the underlying treaty, it is risking the legal and moral foundations on which multilateral treaties are based.