Thursday, July 23, 2015
YANGON - Beijing on Thursday expressed concern after Myanmar handed long jail sentences to more than 150 Chinese nationals for illegal logging, in the latest tremor to shake relations between the neighbours.
Police handed Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei his passport on Wednesday four years after it was confiscated, he told AFP, hailing the move with a smiley emoticon.
A man who lives in China was arrested in Hawaii for allegedly arranging to buy six pairs of military-grade night vision goggles from an undercover federal agent and trying to export them to his home country, court documents show.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The Chinese Communist Party's expulsion of a former top aide to ex-President Hu Jintao for corruption is a political move reinforcing Xi Jinping's power, analysts said Tuesday.
A new US$100 billion international bank dedicated to the emerging BRICS countries opened in China's commercial hub Shanghai on Tuesday, officials said, as an alternative to other multilateral lenders., 2 Comments
Foreign investment into China rose 8.0 percent in the first half of this year as mergers and acquisitions by overseas companies more than quadrupled in value, the commerce ministry said Tuesday.
Chinese budget carrier Spring Airlines said it plans to buy 21 Airbus A320 planes for 12.45 billion yuan (US$2.04 billion), citing growth in both international and domestic air travel.
The Chinese arm of Dutch electronics giant Philips is being sued by an official government villa in Beijing over alleged false advertising of air purifiers, a court said Tuesday., 1 Comment
Monday, July 20, 2015
In a move likely to irk mainland China, the new U.S. commander of the Pacific Fleet joined a seven-hour surveillance flight over the disputed South China Sea over the weekend on board one of America's newest spy planes.
The People's Republic of China (PRC) has arrested a member of its mostly Muslim Uighur ethnic minority who planned a bomb attack after returning from a training camp in Syria, state media said Monday.