A panda is hosed down by a breeder at Fuzhou Panda World in Fuzhou, East China's Fujian province, July 3, 2012.
As China-Africa trade and investment soar, many see relationship as central to the continent.
It was billed as one of the biggest foreign investment deals in China in recent times.
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Ample opportunities in US Stock market for Chinese firms with good fundamentals.
Inter-continental railway promises to be 'New Silk Road' by Bridging businesses of East and West.
A few dedicated Chinese vintners are putting grown-in-China, made-in-China wines on the map, a bottle at a time.
The turmoil on global stock markets as a result of the euro crisis has been felt around the world and not least in China.
New generation of migrant workers are more demanding - which could impact China's competitiveness.
Tomb Sweeping Day is when Chinese people pay commemoration to those passed away.
Reforms have served China well, but country has reached a turning point in development path.
Alternate energy resources may give a green tinge to economic growth in China.