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The Global Economic Recovery Is Stable

The Global Economic Recovery Is Stable

It looks like the global economic recovery is for real.

Sep 6, 2017
Yicai Global
The Collateral Damage of China’s Online Economy

The Collateral Damage of China’s Online Economy

China’s increasingly online urban economy is making the offline world a dangerous place. Case in point. A Beijing boy named…

Aug 31, 2017
Benedict Armour
Audi Teams Up With Hanergy to Develop Solar for Vehicles

Audi Teams Up With Hanergy to Develop Solar for Vehicles

German car maker Audi AG [FWB:NSU] has signed a memorandum of understanding with Alta Devices Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of…

Aug 31, 2017
James Boynton
Gary Shilling: Stocks Are Expensive, And a Shock Could Send Them Plunging
Aug 29, 2017
Yicai Global
Cambodia, Chinese Companies Conclude USD880 Million Contract for Construction of Siem Reap Airport

Cambodia, Chinese Companies Conclude USD880 Million Contract for Construction of Siem Reap Airport

Cambodian authorities have inked a USD880 million contract with Chinese companies, allowing them to build an international airport in Siem Reap.

Aug 25, 2017
Kevin McBride
Scientists Fear Trump Administration May Meddle With Their Findings

Scientists Fear Trump Administration May Meddle With Their Findings

Last year was the globe’s hottest in over a century of record keeping, a report issued yesterday by a scientific agency under the US Department of Commerce said.

Aug 21, 2017
Kevin McBride
Starbucks to Own 100% of Its Stores Across China

Starbucks to Own 100% of Its Stores Across China

Do you know where the largest number of Starbucks stores in any city on the planet is? Shanghai! With nearly…

Aug 4, 2017
Mevlut Katik
A Space Station In Beijing

A Space Station In Beijing

Behind the steel doors of two bunkers in a Beijing suburb, university students are trying to find out how it feels to live in a space station on another planet.

Aug 4, 2017
Benjamin Roberts
Shanghai to Become World's 3rd Largest City

Shanghai to Become World's 3rd Largest City

Data shows that Shanghai is on its way towards becoming the world's third largest city by 2030.

Jul 27, 2017
Benjamin Roberts
Parents Picking Peppa Pig or Pleasant Goat Ponder If English Cartoons Are Preferable to Chinese Ones

Parents Picking Peppa Pig or Pleasant Goat Ponder If English Cartoons Are Preferable to Chinese Ones

An image of a ‘cartoon hierarchy’ has fueled heated debate in China as it suggests that Chinese children from wealthier families…

Jul 26, 2017
Kevin McBride
Dumped Sharing Bikes Occupy Tens Of Thousands of Square Meters

Dumped Sharing Bikes Occupy Tens Of Thousands of Square Meters

Images of techno-color bikes impounded in their thousands in Hangzhou in China’s southeastern Zhejiang province dazzled viewers. Nearby residents said they…

Jul 25, 2017
Benedict Armour
China's Demand for American Rice, Poultry Will Increase

China's Demand for American Rice, Poultry Will Increase

US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross recently announced ten points on which the US and China agreed to ease American products’…

Jul 18, 2017
Benedict Armour