China is unhappy that President-elect Donald Trump wants to negotiate the status of Taiwan. The island of 23 million people has been self-ruled since 1949, but Beijing still considers Taiwan part of China. Adriana Diaz reports on how the tension is having an economic impact on Taiwan.
Swiss watchmakers expect to at least stabilize sales this year after two years of decline as the important Chinese and U.S. markets show signs of turning the corner, executives said at an industry event on Tuesday.
Beijing still considers Taiwan part of China -- something that's non-negotiable to them but Mr. Trump wants to negotiate
Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a full-throated defense of economic globalization at a time of global uncertainty fueled by Britain's decision to leave the EU and the U.S. election victory of Donald Trump.
Volkswagen's (VOWG_p.DE) Audi AG (NSUG.DE) said it will expand its model portfolio in China to include locally produced electric cars produced by FAW VW, handing a lifeline to China FAW Group Corp.[SASACJ.UL] whose brands have struggled.
'Everything that can be consumed by a human being in China is something they're interested in,' an official in eastern Russia says of the clamor by its neighbor for Russian food products.
China's military says more than 2,500 abandoned Japanese chemical weapons collected from northern China, including Beijing and Tianjin, have been destroyed at a facility in Shijiazhuang in a four-year disposal process.
Xi pushed back against talk of protectionism that emerged during the U.S. presidential campaign as a hallmark of President-elect Donald Trump's economic policy.
China's recent installation of weapons on artificial islands in the disputed South China Sea was "very troubling", the Philippines' defense minister said on Tuesday, after Manila quietly protested Beijing's activities.
Chinese public sector managers in education and media must adhere to new rules of party loyalty and "socialist statesmanship" to keep their jobs, the latest move to limit dissent in a sensitive leadership transition year.
President Xi Jinping leads a Chinese delegation of over 100 officials and scores of business executives attending the World Economic Forum, embodying a tectonic shift at an event that started nearly a half-century ago among Europeans and Americans. Xi's opening plenary address Tuesday to political and business leaders is shaping up as perhaps the highlight both of this year's WEF and Xi's one-...
General Motor Co's (GM.N) premium Cadillac brand expects sales in China to see a double digit percentage growth this year, its China chief, Andreas Schaaf, told Reuters on Tuesday.
China has been bracing for an incoming Trump administration that appears determined to shake the foundations of U.S.-China relations yet has provided few details about its precise policy plans.
Gov't maintains relatively muted line on Trump's suggestion Taiwan stance could change, but state-controlled press pulls no punches
China will lower its 2017 economic growth target to around 6.5 percent from last year's 6.5-7 percent, policy sources said, reinforcing a policy shift from supporting growth to pushing reforms to contain debt and housing risks.
A 600-year old Buddha statue has been discovered in a reservoir in east China's Jiangxi Province after water levels fell during renovation work.
The Philippines has filed a diplomatic protest with China, its foreign minister said on Monday, over Beijing's installation last year of anti-aircraft and anti-missile systems on its manmade islands in the disputed South China Sea.
With the West submerged by a wave of populism, it's China talking about climate control and global trade.
China's economy will remain stable and keep growing steadily while resisting protectionism, President Xi Jinping told Swiss executives on Monday.
More than 100 Kia Motors dealers in China are seeking $343 million in compensation from the auto maker and a slowdown in shipments as they grapple with high inventories.
"Whoever attempts to harm the one-China principle out of any motive or uses the principle as a bargaining chip will definitely be facing broad and strong opposition from the Chinese government and people, as well as the international community," Hua said. Trump told The Wall Street Journal in an interview published Friday that "everything is under negotiation, including 'one China.'" It was th...
Poplar trees blanket the country with balls of fuzz, which irritate people's eyes and even disrupt traffic. The government has resorted to drastic measures to stop the fluff.
China on Monday approved the resignations of two of Hong Kong's top officials, including its financial secretary, paving the way for them to contest a March election to become the next chief executive of the financial hub.
The Center for Strategic and International Studies report said that anti-aircraft guns and close-in weapons systems designed to guard against missile attack have been placed on all seven of China's newly created islands.
A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reserves:
Morgan Stanley (MS.N) has received China securities regulator's approval to boost its stake in its Chinese securities venture to the maximum permissible 49 percent, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said, making it the first bank to get such a nod.
President-elect Donald Trump "speaks like a rookie," China's state-run media said Monday, describing his suggested use of America's position on Taiwan as a bargaining chip as "despicable."
The Jiuquan Wind Power Base epitomizes the country's ambition to become a global leader in clean energy. It also reflects the deep challenges facing the sector in China.
The president-elect again hinted he might scrap official recognition of China's dominion over Taiwan, prompting a curt reply from Beijing
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Police in the Swiss capital of Bern say they've prevented a pro-Tibet protester from setting himself on fire on the sidelines of a demonstration against the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping. Bern police say 32 people were stopped for refusing identity checks and other disruptions Sunday as part of their deployment to secure Xi's visit.
Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said during his visit to Indonesia on Sunday that it is important to solve the South China Sea conflict peacefully.
Dalian Wanda Group Co.—run by China's richest man, Wang Jianlin—reported its first revenue decline in at least six years, citing a softening commercial-property market while it makes a shift into entertainment.
Xi Jinping is making his first ever appearance of Davos. The timing is not an accident: The West is in retreat, and China is best positioned to fill the emerging leadership vacuum
China's courts must firmly resist the western idea of judicial independence and other ideologies which threaten the leadership of the ruling Communist Party, the country's top judge was reported as saying by state-run Chinese News Service.
China's foreign ministry on Sunday again rejected President-elect Donald Trump's suggestion that he might use American policy on Taiwan as a bargaining chip between the two sides. Spokesman Lu Kang said Sunday that the "one China" policy is "non-negotiable." Since recognizing Beijing in...
China said Sunday that its one-China policy is "non-negotiable" after President-elect Donald Trump suggested that he might use American policy on Taiwan as a bargaining chip between the two sides.
China's foreign ministry responded to Trump's comments that the policy, in which the U.S. recognizes China as the government of Taiwan, could change.
The Chinese leadership is also increasingly willing to challenge U.S. military and economic power.
Zhou Youguang, a linguist considered the father of modern China's Pinyin Romanization writing system, died Saturday at the age of 111.
China's foreign ministry issued a thinly veiled rebuke of Donald Trump, following a statement by the U.S. president-elect that the 'One China' policy--which has underpinned bilateral ties for almost four decades--was negotiable.
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