• Kansas City StarRenault-Nissan, China's Dongfeng announce e-car venture

    Automakers Renault and Nissan say they will develop electric cars with a Chinese state-owned partner, adding to a series of tie-ups between global auto brands and local partners in the biggest electric vehicle market. … Read the story on Kansas City Star.

  • Miami HeraldRenault-Nissan, China's Dongfeng announce e-car venture

    Automakers Renault and Nissan say they will develop electric cars with a Chinese state-owned partner, adding to a series of tie-ups between global auto brands and local partners in the biggest electric vehicle market. … Read the story on Miami Herald.

  • Voice of AmericaMexico President to Visit China to Boost Trade Amid NAFTA Talks

    Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto will travel to China next week to discuss trade and investment, as Mexico looks for ways to decrease its dependence on NAFTA, especially trade with neighboring United States. He will hold a bilateral meeting with China’s President Xi Jinping and participate in a summit of the BRICS nations, a grouping that includes Brazil, Russia, India, Read more...

  • The Wall Street JournalThe Big Name in Coal's Resurgence: China

    China’s reemergence as a coal importer has boosted the fortunes of U.S. producers who are now shipping more coal abroad than any time in the last two years. The trend has helped solidify a business that at the beginning of last year was suffering through a spate of bankruptcies and threatened with more. Revenue at publicly traded U.S. coal companies Read more...

  • Associated PressChina’s Wanda denies website report its founder was detained

    China's Wanda denies website report its founder was detained Associated Press – 28 August 2017 03:11-04:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Read more on Associated Press.

  • Chicago TribuneSuspect in abduction of U. of I. Chinese scholar set to be in court

    The suspect in the abduction of a University of Illinois scholar from China is scheduled to appear in court for a pretrial status hearing.Lawyers for Brendt Christensen indicated before Monday’s hearing that they’ll ask the federal judge overseeing the case in Urbana to delay the trial date. It’s currently scheduled to start Sept. 12. Requests by defense attorneys for more Read more...

  • VarietyChina Box Office: ‘Valerian’ Wins Quiet Weekend

    The return of Western movies to Chinese cinemas after a month of absence was an anticlimax. The top ten films earned a combined $76.7 million, making it only the 20th best weekend of the year to date. “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” became the film to finally depose “Wolf Warriors II” after an unprecedented run. “Valerian” opened Read more...

  • ReutersChina's JD.com invests in Indonesia's Go-Jek amid SE Asia push: sources

    HONG KONG (Reuters) – JD.com Inc has invested in Indonesian ride-hailing startup Go-Jek, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, in the latest move by China’s second-largest e-commerce firm to tap growth in Southeast Asian mobile-based services. Read the story on Reuters.

  • The Seattle TimesScorned by Europe, Greece embraces China’s patronage, but at what price?

    ATHENS, Greece — After years of struggling under austerity imposed by its European Union partners and a chilly shoulder from the United States, Greece has embraced the advances of China, its most ardent and geopolitically ambitious suitor. While Europe was busy squeezing overextended Greece, the Chinese swooped in with bucket-loads of investments that have begun to pay off, economically and Read more...

  • CNNWhat can China do about nuclear North Korea?

    Hong Kong (CNN)As world powers work to verify North Korea’s claims that it has tested a hydrogen bomb, others are asking what the country’s only real ally — China — will do.On Wednesday, China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a statement that it “firmly opposes” this and any future nuclear tests by North Korea. Spokeswoman Hua Chunying told reporters that Read more...