Chinese Internet security service firm, Qihoo 360 Technology Co, said it plans to raise up to $200 million in an initial public offering in the United States.
In fact, as the difference in manufacturing costs between the US and China levels off, more and more Chinese manufacturers have set up factories in the US over the past few years.
The "cost" of lending to a nation that may face a default on its debt is too high, said an expert.
Debasing the US dollar would not help reduce the massive US trade deficit with China.
Price hikes to China's consumer goods are partly rooted in the rapid growth to the US' supply of money.
The United States will step up efforts to push for a more open, free and fair trade environment in the Asia-Pacific region, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Wednesday.
Biz Stone, co-founder of popular microblogging site Twitter, denied a report that the company was in talks to sell a US$450 million stake to a JPMorgan fund, reiterating that it was committed to remaining independent.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs briefly emerged from his medical leave and walked on stage to a standing ovation Wednesday to unveil the second generation of the popular iPad.
A deal to transfer Yahoo's 35 percent stake in Yahoo Japan to telecommunications company and investor SoftBank could come within a few weeks.
Rich countries need to invest heavily in infrastructure and clean energy to offset the expected downturn in East Asia's economic engine.
More local-level exchanges can help enhance communication and understanding between the world's two largest economies.
US economic growth was revised upward to an annual rate of 2.8 percent in the fourth quarter of last year, compared with the estimated pace of 3.2 percent in January.