On July 15, 2019, unofficial news sources reported that the Chinese internet firm, NetEase, Inc. is planning to list its subsidiary, Youdao, in the U.S., seeking a valuation of about $2.0 billion for the education tech unit. ...
By Joe Cornell, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:49:00 +0000.
The beast, said to be about 6.5 feet in length and 220 pounds in weight, was spotted roaming the pavement without any protective measures in the Chinese city of Wuhu. No one was hurt.
Daily Mail. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:38:57 GMT.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - The IOC says top-tier sponsor Alibaba will run ticketing services for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, putting the Chinese online retail giant in line to do the same for future hosts Paris and Los Angeles. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:16:19 -0400.
BEIJING (AP) - China urged Washington on Friday to "correct" sanctions imposed on Chinese companies accused of helping Iran acquire materials for its nuclear program. U.S. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 06:00:10 -0400.
Foreign Minister Marise Payne takes the diplomatic gloves off over the Australian blogger, saying if his arrest is politically motivated, he should be released.
Kirsty Needham. Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:19:35 +1000.
Described in 1981, the genus Biswamoyopterus is regarded as the most mysterious and rarest amongst all flying squirrels. It comprises two species, each known from a single specimen. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:25:30 EDT.
Volvo Cars, the Swedish luxury brand owned by China's Geely, defied a slowing global auto market to set a record for sales in the first half of the year, although US trade war tariffs and falling prices squeezed profits.
The Local. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:19:47 +0200.
Newcastle head coach Steve Bruce has wasted little time in starting his new job after taking his first training session a little more than an hour after arriving in China.
Irish Independent. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 09:17:16 +0100.
President Donald Trump, who has made religious freedom a centerpiece of his foreign policy, met on Wednesday with victims of religious persecution from countries like China, Turkey, North Korea, Iran and Myanmar. ...
Newsmax. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:08:59 EDT.
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.