At the opening of Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival, red-cheeked child jockeys in brightly colored outfits and helmets raced over the muddy steppe in a 24-km (15-mile) endurance race, excitedly whipping their mounts.
Reuters. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 21:10:05 -0400.
Investigators are examining what caused the blasts at a chemical plant in southwest China, the latest in a grim record of industrial accidents.
Chris Buckley. New York Times. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 05:43:15 GMT.
The U.S. Department of Commerce on July 13 lifted a ban on U.S. companies selling equipment to Chinese telecom giant ZTE, allowing the company to resume business.
Radio Liberty. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 02:11:57 +0000.
Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio criticized on Friday the decision by the United States to lift a ban on suppliers selling to ZTE Corp., allowing China's second-largest telecommunications equipment maker to resume business.
Newsmax. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:51:24 EDT.
Army leaders say the creation of a new Texas-based Army command focused on the future will help the service adapt to the emerging threats from powers such as China and Russia, after years of counterinsurgency warfare.
Lolita C. Baldor. Fox News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 22:14:00 GMT.
A woman has been sentenced to life in prison for the beating death of a University of Southern California graduate student from China, and a co-defendant was given a term of 15 years to life. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:15:57 -0400.
Associate Stock Strategists Ryan McQueeney and Ben Rains take on this week's biggest stories, including the latest in Trump's ongoing trade war with China and June's CPI data. ...
Ryan Mcqueeney. Zacks. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:21:00 GMT.
Trump has gifted China with the strategic opportunity to champion economic liberalization and free trade, giving President Xi Jinping a big helping hand to make China great again.
By Yuwa Hedrick-wong, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:30:00 -0400.
RH said its mix of products coming from China will be decreasing through 2019, and said recent reports noting how much product is currently coming from the country are inaccurate.
Furniture Today. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:54:54 -0400.
Less than a week into President Trump's trade war with China, global automakers have shown there are ways to bypass the battle -- and scoring a win for Beijing in the process.
AutoNews.com. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 06:04:20 EST. Subscription required.
Ahead of a raising in tariff barriers between the world's two biggest economies, China reports a record trade surplus with the US.
Stephen Letts. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 19:57:20 +1000.
Facts About China
The People's Republic of China is a socialist state located in central
and eastern Asia. Its capital city is Beijing; other major Chinese
cities include Shanghai, Tianjin, and Hong Kong. China's national
currency is the Renminbi Yuan, which equals 10 jiao or 100 fen.
In 2007, China's estimated population was 1,351,852,000.
For more news and information about China, visit this official
Chinese government website.
For detailed maps of China, visit this
China maps website.