Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Beijing denied Tuesday it had sought to target Bloomberg news agency by blocking one of its reporters from a joint event with British Prime Minister David Cameron and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
British Prime Minister David Cameron stressed his country is open to Chinese investment Monday on his first visit to China since meeting the Dalai Lama, keeping human rights to the sidelines.1 Comment
China launched its first moon rover mission early Monday, the latest step in an ambitious space program seen as a symbol of its rising global stature.
One of China's top movie directors has admitted having three children with his current wife, according to a studio media posting, apologizing after months of speculation he broke the country's controversial family planning laws.
Monday, December 2, 2013
Li Zhongying was freed from a Chinese labor camp ahead of schedule in September because, guards told her, the government was scrapping “reeducation through labor,” a heavily criticized penal system created in the 1950s.
China made final preparations to launch its first lunar rover mission on Sunday, the latest step in an ambitious space program, seen as a symbol of its rising global stature.1 Comment
Sunday, December 1, 2013
The United States advised U.S. carriers to comply with China's demand that it be told of any flights passing through its new maritime air defense zone over the East China Sea, an area where Beijing said it launched two fighter planes to investigate a dozen American and Japanese reconnaissance and military flights.
China's Communist Party has fired a senior provincial official for “suspected serious disciplinary violations,” the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, making him the latest target in a crackdown on corruption.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
A US$50 million Rembrandt portrait takes pride of place in a Beijing hotel room, with Picassos and Renoirs dotting the walls as major Western auction houses look to tempt China's superrich with Europe's finest art.
Friday, November 29, 2013
South Korean and Japanese flights through China's new maritime air defense zone added to the international defiance Thursday of rules Beijing says it has imposed in East China Sea but that neighbors and the U.S. have vowed to ignore.