China has been ravaged by an outbreak of African swine flu, which could force China to make concessions in its negotiations with the U.S. China, which is home to about half of the world’s pig population, has been ravaged by an outbreak of African swine flu recently, a virus for which there is no cure or vaccine.
The leading supplier of network switching gear for phone companies, Huawei Technologies Ltd. is spending heavily to develop its own chips, an area where the US dominates. It is maneuvering to gain a competitive edge and sidestep U.S. complaints it is a security risk.
China could 'take hostages' and is almost certain to retaliate against the United States after the stunning arrest of a top Chinese tech executive for allegedly trying to skirt sanctions on Iran.
A new study has found young women are more adventurous than their male counterparts when it comes to solo travel. The study by British Airways was sparked by cabin crew observations about the rising number of women traveling solo and found more and more were choosing to do so.
President Trump announced steps to institute new tariffs and penalties to crack down on China’s intellectual property practices as concerns grow that a recent spate of trade actions could launch a global trade war. Even though the business community supports the objective.
Xi Jinping seems to have total control in China—and may keep it for a very long time. China’s Communist Party announced a proposal to abolish term limits for its highest office. News seemed to confirm what many have long suspected: Xi Jinping, the country’s leader, wants to be president for life.
A research group in China has revealed a signaling pathway that allows rice plants to tolerate low temperatures. Local temperature anomalies caused by global climate change directly threaten crop production, hence it is essential to obtain a better understanding of how plants withstand the cold.
A prominent activist, Wu Gan - who calls himself the "Ultra Vulgar Butcher" for mocking and pressuring Chinese officials was given an eight-year prison sentence on charges of subversion, the harshest punishment in a sweeping crackdown on rights campaigners.
Tencent, the Chinese digital media and telecom conglomerate has quickly become one of the biggest players on the internet. Tencent’s market cap valuation of $530 billion propelled it past Facebook and into the fifth spot among the largest corporations in the world.