China is pledging to invest upwards of $400 billion in Iran's petrochemical and manufacturing sectors following an August visit by Iran's Foreign Minister to Beijing. ...
By Ariel Cohen, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:40:00 -0400.
China's foreign ministry on Thursday accused U.S. congressional leader Nancy Pelosi of making irresponsible remarks about pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, one day after she welcomed activists from the city to the U.S. ...
Newsmax. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 06:48:41 EDT.
Australia's ultimately disappointing World Cup campaign in China has still produced a dramatic rise in basketball's world rankings for the Boomers.
Sydney Morning Herald. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:48:24 +1000.
The dog, named Romeo, was filmed by his owner Vanessa Cheng, from China , who uploaded it to her Facebook page, and it has since been viewed 11 million times.
Daily Mail. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:18:59 +0100.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A woman who ran a Southern California "birth tourism" business that charged Chinese clients to help them give birth in the United States has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit immigration fraud. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 19:04:32 -0400.
Social media networks banned hundreds of thousands of accounts last month. In NPR's assessment of the data, telling details begin to depict large disinformation campaigns.
Daniel Wood. NPR. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 17:48:00 -0400.
The unpredictability of the ongoing trade dispute between the US and China "remains front and centre" for the cotton market, and is having a major impact on near-term cotton demand and prices, according to new research.
Just Style. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 15:32:00 GMT.
HONG KONG (AP) - AB InBev, the world's largest brewer that produces Budweiser and Corona, has revived plans to list its Asian business in Hong Kong but halved the size of its initial public offering. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 06:47:36 -0400.
After more than 100 days of protest, Hong Kong is one bitter place. Anger and resentment hang in the air and explode on the streets almost daily now. And not just outside the legislature and other symbols of a deeply unpopular government.
CBC News. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 04:00:00 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.