• Since 2002, CDC and the Government of the People's Republic of China have worked in partnership to prevent and control HIV and tuberculosis (TB) in the country. (cdc.gov)
  • Governance is the next issue to tackle on the development path of the People's Republic of China. (oecd.org)
  • Incumbent President Hu Jintao has declared the fight against corruption a priority on the political agenda of his government, as corruption threatens both the economic development and the political and social stability of the People's Republic of China (PRC). (oecd.org)
  • It is planning a huge bash in Beijing on October 1st-the official guest list already stands at 500,000-to celebrate the day in 1949 when Mao Zedong proclaimed the founding of the Communist-led People's Republic of China. (economist.com)
  • Since the establishment of the People's Republic of China in 1949, the Communist Party of China (CPC) have had strict control over the rights and freedoms of the Chinese people. (slideshare.net)
  • Demonstrated a model that is increasing antiretroviral therapy (ART) coverage and viral load suppression in Yunnan, the province in China with the highest burden of HIV, while strengthening the capacity of AIDS Care China, which is one of China's most important civil society organizations. (cdc.gov)
  • If you give China permanent trade status," says the ad, you'll lose the option to "talk about it once a year" and "evaluate" China's behavior. (slate.com)
  • The institution is responsible for data gathering on wind resources availability in China as well as for creating database and informing on intellectual property rights about wind farms designs that are in line with China's environment and terrain conditions. (iea.org)
  • In a CNBC 'Inside China' special, a panel of experts discusses the extent of which China's slowdown will impact the rest of the world. (cnbc.com)
  • With a population of nearly 1.4 billion and 50% of the world's livestock, China's ecology poses a risk for emerging, re-emerging, and novel diseases that could threaten China, the U.S., and the rest of the world. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition, as China's domestic public health capacity has grown, CDC is now also helping the Chinese Center for Disease Control, known as China CDC, develop its own global public health capacity for work in Africa and elsewhere, which further improves global health security. (cdc.gov)
  • CDC works in close partnership with the China CDC's National Influenza Epidemiology, Virology, and Pandemic Preparedness Centers, China's provincial and local CDCs, hospitals, and academic institutions. (cdc.gov)
  • Enhancing China's ability to contain infectious disease outbreaks before they spread globally is a shared priority of the U.S. and China. (cdc.gov)
  • The Ming Dynasty ruled China from 1368 to 1644 A.D., during which China's population would double. (history.com)
  • All these moves are best understood in the context of China's recent troubles in Tibet, with Beijing increasingly concerned that any acceptance of the 1914 border will amount to an implicit acknowledgment that Tibet was once independent of China-a serious blow to the legitimacy of China's control over the region and potentially other minority areas as well. (newsweek.com)
  • The ongoing trade wars between the U.S. and China have caused some uncertainty for the future of both countries, and the World Bank notes that in order for China's growth to be sustainable in the long term, the country will have to make some big policy changes . (investopedia.com)
  • It's taken three decades of economic reform for China's population to move from being highly rural to more urban, and it's expected that China has another 20 years or more of urbanization ahead of it. (investopedia.com)
  • With 70 percent of China's mobile subscribers, China Mobile is the dominant operator. (ericsson.com)
  • BEIJING (AP) - China's economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in June, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders as they fight a tariff war with Washington. (ap.org)
  • There are a few basic facts about China's claims in the South China Sea that are central to understanding the dispute. (globalsecurity.org)
  • China's claim to the entire South China Sea is unique in maritime law, and contravenes the fundamental principle of the Law of the Sea that requires maritime claims to be based on land features, not arbitrary lines on the water on a map. (globalsecurity.org)
  • China's strategy is taking concrete actions to solidify its claims in the South China Sea, and Chinese officials have underscored such perception. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Minister Dallas brought a strong message that Alberta is "open to business" and to China's investment in particular - a much-needed source of capital for energy sector projects, and one driving long term linkages with China, spurring infrastructure development, and industrial spin-offs upstream and downstream. (ualberta.ca)
  • A unique feature of this book is that it looks in particular at the policy impact, both for China and other countries, and all the most and least likely outcomes for China's development in these areas. (oreilly.com)
  • TIME gets a tour of a simulated Mars Base in China's Gobi Desert, a facility designed to educate a generation of hopeful astronauts as China makes a big push into space exploration. (msn.com)
  • 11 stunning new museums in China - The Long Museum West Bund in Shanghai is a 33,000-square-meter post-industrial stunner that has emerged from China's museum boom. (cnn.com)
  • Ordinary Chinese, foreign reporters and even China's own state media have speculated over who or what might be behind the blog - ostensibly registered to a female tech school graduate. (usatoday.com)
  • It's completely an individual act," said Zhang, who started the "Fan Club of Learning From Xi" on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo on Nov. 21 with a simple thought: Like other foreign leaders in these times, Chinese leaders should have an online following. (usatoday.com)
  • China's Wu Minxia and He Zi compete in the women's 3-meter synchronised springboard final diving event at the FINA World Championships at the outdoor diving pool of the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China. (latimes.com)
  • China's healthcare market is projected to grow at an unprecedented CAGR of about 12% to reach $1 trillion by 2020, up from $357 billion in 2011, as estimated in a recent report from McKinsey & Co. The government in China has decided to take major steps to improve the local healthcare infrastructure. (prnewswire.com)
  • A research by McKinsey & Co. points out the significant affect healthcare reforms had on the system in China , 'Three themes will shape China's health-care market: the continuation of economic and demographic trends, further health-care reform, and the policies articulated in the government's 12th five-year plan. (prnewswire.com)
  • Aging in China Implications to Social Policy of a Changing Economic State Sheying Chen and Jason L. Powell, editors China's elder population is on the rise-at a faster rate than anywhere else on the globe, and with fewer young people to support them. (springer.com)
  • In response, China blocked parts of the Internet to China's connected population: Searches for the name of United States Ambassador Jon Huntsman, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Egypt, Jasmine Revolution, and Jasmine were censored on the popular Chinese internet portal Sina.com, according to several published reports. (informationweek.com)
  • Each member of CHINA POPIN is independent, having the authority and ability to conduct population information work on its own without reference to Beijing. (un.org)
  • China Misperceived is a disturbing cautionary tale that should be in every foreign correspondent's carry-on luggage - Jay Mathews, former Beijing Bureau Chief of the Washington Post. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the second book of interviews Sang has been involved in, following co-authorship with Zhang Xinxin on Chinese Profiles (Beijing 1986), revised as Chinese Lives (1988). (wikipedia.org)
  • Stock investors from all over China have been making their way to Beijing after the nation's stock markets suffered one of the worst corrections in years, posing a challenge to the Chinese leadership. (cnbc.com)
  • Liu Shuai, a Chinese state bank officer who lives in the city of Zhuhai, tells CNBC why he stopped visiting Macau after Beijing started its anti-corruption campaign. (cnbc.com)
  • Her responsibilities include supervising the Springer and Palgrave editorial team in Beijing and Shanghai, covering social sciences, education, law and humanities in Mainland China and Asia Pacific area, as well as developing the book and journal program in social sciences in China. (springer.com)
  • It became the usual practice for the Chinese emperor to leave Beijing for Chengde every summer. (britannica.com)
  • After the Japanese conquest of northern China in 1937, a further line linked Chengde directly to Beijing, via Miyun. (britannica.com)
  • Because Beijing now claims Tibet as part of China, it has by extension sought to claim parts of India that it sees as historically Tibetan, a claim that has become increasingly flammable in recent months. (newsweek.com)
  • The emergence of videos showing Tibetans beating up Han Chinese shopkeepers in Lhasa and other Tibetan cities created immense domestic pressure on Beijing to crack down. (newsweek.com)
  • Already Beijing has launched a diplomatic offensive aimed at undercutting Indian sovereignty over the areas China claims, particularly the northeast state of Arunachal Pradesh and one of its key cities, Tawang, birthplace of the sixth Dalai Lama in the 17th century and home to several important Tibetan monasteries. (newsweek.com)
  • Obama faces a new reality as he tries to reengage Beijing: from global warming to currency, Peter Beinart says the days when the U.S. can make demands of China are over. (thedailybeast.com)
  • In the weeks and months leading up to the President's arrival in Beijing, a bevy of administration officials implied that the Bush administration had become so preoccupied with the Middle East that it gave China free reign to expand its influence in Asia. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Back during the Clinton years, the activist left mostly opposed "most favored nation" trading status for Beijing and demanded restrictions on Chinese goods until its government improved workers' rights and environmental protection. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Precisely because Americans haven't been paying much attention to China, they haven't fully acknowledged the shift in the balance of power between Washington and Beijing. (thedailybeast.com)
  • BEIJING (AP) - A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple territorial disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons. (ap.org)
  • A Chinese flag flies next to the Google company logo outside the Google China headquarters in Beijing. (baltimoresun.com)
  • TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - Taiwan's main opposition party picked a pro-China populist mayor Monday as its candidate for the 2020 presidential race against an incumbent who often bashes Beijing. (ap.org)
  • BEIJING (AP) - China said Friday that the U.S. should not allow an ongoing visit by Taiwan's president to New York and that it would impose sanctions on American companies that sell arms to the self-governing island as part of an expected $2.2 billion deal. (ap.org)
  • In February 2014 the United States for the first time explicitly rejected the U-shaped, nine-dash line that China uses to assert sovereignty over nearly the whole South China Sea, experts say, strengthening the position of rival claimants and setting the stage for what could be an international legal showdown with Beijing. (globalsecurity.org)
  • From his vantage in Beijing, Ambassador Saint-Jacques conveyed that Canada remains a priority with the Chinese government and one favourably viewed among investors. (ualberta.ca)
  • On the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the OECD's collaboration with China, the following events will take place in Beijing. (oecd.org)
  • The Beijing company, widely expected to file for a $500 million initial public offering in the United States this spring, is one of a trio of hot Chinese social media giants that also includes Youku, a YouTube lookalike, and Dangdang, similar to Amazon. (informationweek.com)
  • Chinese sales of phones running Google´s Android operating system are outpacing all other platforms in the world´s biggest mobile phone market, according to a report from Analysys International , a Beijing-based market research company. (redorbit.com)
  • However we can see from the world coverage of the run up to Beijing Olympics this year that China has a long way to go if its wants to have a good human rights record. (slideshare.net)
  • The prospect of a tougher policy stance from Beijing sent Chinese shares tumbling and hit a range of commodities, as investors feared that putting the brakes on growth could weaken the appetite of the world's third-largest economy for steel, copper and other resources needed to fuel it. (cnbc.com)
  • However, Italy, who was the biggest in 2016, makes more than four times as much wine as China. (forbes.com)
  • The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague on 12 July 2016 ruled that China has no legal basis to claim historic rights" to islands in the South China Sea and had violated the Philippines' sovereign rights. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The book documents Gifford's 2004 trip across China National Highway 312 from Shanghai to the China-Kazakhstan border and his observations of China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disney CEO Bob Iger talks to CNBC's Inside China about the new ride technologies and Disney characters at the newly opened Shanghai Disneyland. (cnbc.com)
  • Shanghai topped the list as foreigners' favorite city in the Chinese mainland in 2013, according to a survey released on Wednesday. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Chinese stocks trade on the Shanghai Stock Exchange and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange . (investopedia.com)
  • So Qiu and a team of Chinese designers rethought and reshaped every piece of sheet metal, turning the LaCrosse into a glamorous, elegant sedan that turns heads even in fashion-conscious Shanghai. (fastcompany.com)
  • Our LaCrosse pushed the expectations," says Raymond Bierzynski, president of GM's Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center, or PATAC, co-owned by GM and its Chinese joint venture partner Shanghai Automotive Industry Corp. Group. (fastcompany.com)
  • Today the long-planned Chinese rival to Boeing and Airbus, the C919, made its debut in Shanghai. (theatlantic.com)
  • 11 stunning new museums in China - The China Art Palace was converted from the Chinese Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo 2010. (cnn.com)
  • 11 stunning new museums in China - The Rockbund Museum in Shanghai is based in a 1932 building that features Chinese and Western Art Deco elements. (cnn.com)
  • China has about the same wine production as Australia, South Africa, Chile and Argentina. (forbes.com)
  • As part of this effort, China has turned to Africa, an oil-producing source whose risks and challenges have often caused it to be overlooked economically. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Others note that while Chinese interests in Africa have surged, Western states still make the vast majority of investments in Africa and remain highly influential. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Yet the extent of the country's energy demand has also compelled China to push into new markets, and particularly Africa. (washingtonpost.com)
  • But Chinese interest in Africa extends beyond oil. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Experts say Chinese companies see Africa as both an excellent market for their low-cost consumer goods, and a burgeoning economic opportunity as more countries privatize their industries and open their economies to foreign investment. (washingtonpost.com)
  • While China is often characterized as a monolithic actor in Africa, experts say Chinese trade with Africa has diversified beyond state-directed enterprises in recent years. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Chinese trade with Africa has become, in many ways, ' normalized ,'' writes Ian Taylor, an academic who specializes in Sino-Africa ties. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The three major vendors in the Chinese market in 2009 are Huawei, ZTE and Ericsson. (ericsson.com)
  • SHENZHEN, China (AP) - The chairman of Huawei said Friday the Chinese tech giant has yet to see any benefit from President Donald Trump's promise to allow U.S. companies to sell some components to the company and called on Washington to remove it from a security blacklist. (ap.org)
  • Chinese manufacturers like ZTE Corp and Huawei Technologies have contributed to Android´s popularity with their ability to make cheap handsets that appeal to China´s less wealthy citizens. (redorbit.com)
  • In an effort to contain the novel coronavirus, the Chinese authorities have suspended air, road, and rail travel in the area around Wuhan and placed restrictions on travel and other activities throughout the country. (state.gov)
  • This chapter tracks the development of corruption, analyses the causes for its perceived or real expansion, as well as reforms and policies that the Chinese authorities have adopted in response. (oecd.org)
  • The Chinese operators had then complied with demands from the authorities and reorganized into three groups, each operating both fixed and mobile telephony. (ericsson.com)
  • BERKELEY, Calif. (MarketWatch) -- One of the weird ironies we are witnessing is the reaction to Yahoo Inc. turning over information about a user in China to government authorities. (marketwatch.com)
  • China has the world's second largest area planted with vines. (forbes.com)
  • With a population of 1.3 billion, China is the world's second largest economy and the largest if measured in purchasing price parity terms. (worldbank.org)
  • China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed 18 May 2017 to a framework for a code of conduct in the South China Sea, a development that could ease tensions in the disputed waters. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Our new dataset covers a total of 1,974 Chinese loans and 2,947 Chinese grants to 152 countries from 1949 to 2017. (nber.org)
  • Dear openEHR mates, I just started the wiki page for upcoming MEDINFO 2017, Xiamen, China. (mail-archive.com)
  • The visa application process for participants who hold the passports of Mainland China takes quite a long time. (google.com)
  • The Chinese immigrant workers provided cheap labor and did not use any of the government infrastructure (schools, hospitals, etc.) because the Chinese migrant population was predominantly made up of healthy male adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Tianjin Population Information Centre (TPIC), established in June 1984, is one of the units under the cooperative project jointly managed by the Chinese Government and the UNFPA. (un.org)
  • All of them displayed a rare amount of candor about the Chinese economy , government involvement, and how things look in the next five years. (forbes.com)
  • Government owns all the land in China. (forbes.com)
  • China has banned smoking in schools, state media reported on Wednesday, the latest step in a government drive to kick the country's pervasive tobacco habit. (yahoo.com)
  • On January 29, 2020, the Department of State allowed for the voluntary departure of non-emergency personnel and family members of U.S. government employees from China. (state.gov)
  • The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the government of China have collaborated for the past 30 years addressing public health priorities affecting the U.S., China, and the world. (cdc.gov)
  • As the country improved it's ability to prevent, detect and respond to disease outbreaks, the government of China has been able to provide global health security support to other countries. (cdc.gov)
  • The Chinese Government has undertaken extensive reforms to its civil service system over the past 10 years. (oecd.org)
  • He has not been charged with passing it on to the Chinese government. (npr.org)
  • In 1928 the Nationalist government established the new province of Jehol, with its capital at Chengde, and quartered the Zhenggui army there as a defense against Japanese expansion from Manchuria (Northeast China). (britannica.com)
  • As a government, the Obama administration seems ready for a relationship of equals with China. (thedailybeast.com)
  • In December 2012, CNOOC completed its $15.1-billion (U.S.) takeover of the Calgary-headquartered energy producer, consummating the single largest foreign takeover by a Chinese company after a long review by the federal government. (ualberta.ca)
  • On May 2, 2014 in Calgary, the China Institute of the University of Alberta convened some 90 business, government, and academic representatives from Canada and China at its 4th annual National Chinese Investment Forum. (ualberta.ca)
  • Drawing on the OECD's expertise in comparing country experiences and identifying best practices, the book tailors the OECD's policy advice to the specific and timely priorities of China, focusing on how its government can make reform happen. (oecd.org)
  • If a dual U.S.-Chinese national enters China on a Chinese government travel document, such as, but not limited to, a Chinese passport or a national ID card, U.S. consular officers will not be allowed to visit the individual or assist in interactions with the Chinese government should the individual be arrested, detained, or involved in criminal or civil investigation. (state.gov)
  • Google in January launched Google.cn in China, a self-censored version of the search engine that conforms with official government restrictions on content, including pornography and gambling, as well politically sensitive subjects such as Tiananmen Square and the Falun Gong sect. (wired.com)
  • RSF's Pain criticized Google for creating the site, saying it gives the Chinese government an option to fall back on if they decide block Google.com. (wired.com)
  • Following online calls for a pro-democracy rally in China, the nation's government disrupted service to LinkedIn, making the business social networking site the latest service to suffer an outage at the hands of the communist rulers. (informationweek.com)
  • The disruption occurred after the Chinese government moved to detain several people after Boxun, a Chinese-language Web site located outside the country, advocated for a "Jasmine Revolution," modeled on the movements in Egypt, Tunisia, and Libya, among other nations. (informationweek.com)
  • You should analyse the policies of the Chinese Government on human rights, and look at arguments for and against China having a good record. (slideshare.net)
  • This has, in recent years, come under scrutiny with many in China and abroad accusing the Chinese Government of Human Rights violations. (slideshare.net)
  • Main Body - Take human rights issues, describe them, give examples and analyse whether the Chinese Government is showing any improvement in these areas. (slideshare.net)
  • May 28, 2008 The automotive technology school at a small university college in upstate New York hopes to pair with a school in Dalian, China, to train technicians to work on new cars. (npr.org)
  • May 27, 2008 Dalian, China, a coastal city not far from North Korea, has created an unlikely alliance with the State University of New York. (npr.org)
  • Dalian , Wade-Giles romanization Ta-lien , Russian Dalny , conventional and Japanese Dairen , formerly Lüda , city and port, southern Liaoning sheng (province), northeastern China . (britannica.com)
  • aerial footage of Chengde Aerial footage of the 18th-century mountain resort in Chengde, Hebei province, northeastern China, designated a World Heritage site in 1994. (britannica.com)
  • The meeting with the search engine's CEO, Robin Li, led to rumors of an acquisition, but was prompted by the men's friendship and Zuckerberg's interest in China, said Baidu spokesman Kaiser Kuo at the time. (informationweek.com)
  • Since initiating market reforms in 1978, China has shifted from a centrally-planned to a market-based economy and has experienced rapid economic and social development. (worldbank.org)
  • The private economy in China has contributed a lot in the past two or three decades. (forbes.com)
  • After three decades of liberalization in China, we have to take away an unsustainable model of consuming natural resources. (forbes.com)
  • In Oct 2015, China has decided to end its decades-long one-child policy to cope with looming demographic problems, in terms of low fertility, gender discrepancy and rapid ageing population. (springer.com)
  • Through the decades, the CDC China office has evolved the focus of its technical assistance towards strengthening global health security. (cdc.gov)
  • China currently imports about half its oil supplies from the Middle East, and that percentage is projected to grow in coming decades. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Because Nigeria and Angola, the continent's largest oil producers, have decades-long relationships with Western oil companies, China has developed a two-pronged strategy toward energy investments. (washingtonpost.com)
  • This sort of Cold War cat-and-mouse game has played out on the 4,057-kilometer India-China border for decades. (newsweek.com)
  • KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Xi Jinping on Saturday became the first Chinese president in more than two decades to visit Nepal, where he is expected to sign agreements on several infrastructure projects. (ap.org)
  • Over the past decades, China has exported record amounts of capital to the rest of the world. (nber.org)
  • Following decades of strong growth, China needs to shift to new sources of growth to continue catching up with advanced economies. (oecd.org)
  • Aging in China examines the current picture and future challenges in light of the steps being taken toward comprehensive elder policy after decades of the One Child Law. (springer.com)
  • A woman wearing a mask walk through a street covered by dense smog in Harbin, northern China, Monday, Oct. 21, 2013. (yahoo.com)
  • In 1898 Russia acquired a lease of the Liaodong Peninsula and the right to build a railway connecting it with the Chinese Eastern Railway at Harbin in Heilongjiang province-and thus with the Trans-Siberian Railroad . (britannica.com)
  • 11 stunning new museums in China - The China Wood Sculpture Museum punctuates the landscape in the northern Chinese city of Harbin. (cnn.com)
  • Reuters reported in February that China Mobile is "aggressively negotiating" to carry the iPhone and speculation is rampant that a deal between the two companies is only months away. (redorbit.com)
  • It also conducts surveys and researches regularly and widely collects, processes and analyses the population and family planning information abroad, in China and Tianjin. (un.org)
  • 11 stunning new museums in China - Australian studio Cox Rayner Architects won the World Architecture Festival 2013 for this design of the National Maritime Museum of China due to be completed in 2015 in Tianjin. (cnn.com)
  • Pursuant to the contractual arrangement, Shineco is authorized to distribute Daiso's branded products and utilize its brand names in connection therewith in China through Tianjin Tajit E-Commerce Ltd. The cooperation between Shineco and JD includes many business initiatives, covering a broad spectrum of online retail. (prnewswire.com)
  • We can confirm that access to LinkedIn is being blocked for some in China," Hani Durzy, a spokesman for LinkedIn, said Friday. (informationweek.com)
  • For example, a LinkedIn discussion group begun by a user called "Jasmine Z," which talked about the viability of an Egyptian-like revolution in China, remained unavailable, the newspaper reported. (informationweek.com)
  • While Twitter itself frequently was inaccessible directly, Chinese users often accessed the microblogging site via LinkedIn, CNN reported. (informationweek.com)
  • Mosher takes the title "Age of Infatuation" from Harold Isaacs's classic Scratches on Our Minds (1958) to describe the period during the 1930s and 1940s in which Communist China was presented as a progressive force following Edgar Snow's 1938 work, Red Star Over China. (wikipedia.org)
  • The misperceptions of the West in regard to China have waxed and waned through the belief in the Yellow Peril to the model Maoist Man of Communist China. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first book-length study of the remarkable series of American misperceptions of communist China, Mosher's work is an important contribution to understanding the political psychology and history of these bizarre blind spots. (wikipedia.org)
  • You might not expect communist China to celebrate Christ's birthday, but says noodle-shop employee Xiao Bai, 'Chinese people, they all love Christmas. (wired.com)
  • Fund manager Xu Caiyuan explains why he is suing the China Securities Regulatory Commission for the losses suffered by millions of retail investors. (cnbc.com)
  • In this episode of 'Inside China,' CNBC asks stock investors in China whether they are throwing in the towel following the recent sharp market correction. (cnbc.com)
  • Perhaps no investment opportunity has captured the minds of investors in recent years more than China has. (investopedia.com)
  • Before making investments related to China, investors should consider the pitfalls, understand the risks and rewards , focus on shareholder-friendly companies, and stick to investments they understand. (investopedia.com)
  • Investors interested in owning a piece of the China investment story have an abundance of investment products available. (investopedia.com)
  • Many investors may be interested in sticking with what they know-U.S. companies growing business in China. (investopedia.com)
  • China has lifted its online blockade of Google.com after a two-week crackdown that had prevented direct access to the site and temporarily thwarted popular workarounds, a media watchdog group reported Friday. (wired.com)
  • Because of competition and changes to online and mobile requirements for banks, Zhang Xiang, executive of open platforms for China Merchants Bank, needed to increase new product development and enhance operations and maintenance agility. (ibm.com)
  • This high-level event has brought us many prominent speakers, including the Chinese Ambassador to Canada Zhang Junsai (2012), the founding partner of the Rhodium Group Daniel Rosen (2013), the Canadian Ambassador to China Guy Saint-Jacques (2014) and Alberta's Minister of International and Intergovernmental Relations Cal Dallas (2014). (ualberta.ca)
  • In this photo taken with mobile phone camera and released by Zhang Hongming, Zhang sits in front of his personal computer, which he runs the popular fan page for the Communist Party's General Secretary Xi Jinping, at an apartment in the city of Wuxi in eastern China on Saturday. (usatoday.com)
  • With the post-Civil War economy in decline by the 1870s, anti-Chinese animosity became politicized by labor leader Denis Kearney and his Workingman's Party as well as by California Governor John Bigler , both of whom blamed Chinese " coolies " for depressed wage levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chinese shoppers to prop up the economy? (cnbc.com)
  • Breslin, Shaun, China and the Global Political Economy . (springer.com)
  • Ma, Jun, Chinese Economy in the 1990s . (springer.com)
  • Shenkar, Oded, The Chinese Century: The Rising Chinese Economy and Its Impact on the Global Economy, the Balance of Power, and Your Job . (springer.com)
  • China has had a remarkable period of rapid growth shifting from a centrally planned to a market based economy. (worldbank.org)
  • As its economy booms, China is intent on getting the resources needed to sustain its rapid growth, and is taking its quest to lock down sources of oil and other necessary raw materials across the globe. (washingtonpost.com)
  • China is now undergoing a crucial transformation in its system of governance, adapting institutions and the functioning of the state to an increasingly market-oriented economy. (oecd.org)
  • We cannot wall ourselves off from the Chinese economy, and they cannot wall themselves off from our economy. (npr.org)
  • Inevitably, China will have hiccups as it proceeds to lead the global growth of the economy. (investopedia.com)
  • Although China has made impressive economic and social development gains, its market reforms are incomplete, and its per capita income remains that of a developing country and less than one quarter of the average of OECD countries. (worldbank.org)
  • This country note from Going for Growth 2015 for China identifies and assesses progress made on key reforms to boost long-term growth, improve competitiveness and productivity and create jobs. (oecd.org)
  • This week, Congress will vote on whether to grant Permanent Normal Trade Relations to China. (slate.com)
  • If approved, PNTR will liberate China from the annual congressional debate over its trade status. (slate.com)
  • Only by embracing China can we persuade it to "play by the same trade rules. (slate.com)
  • Proponents of trade with China scored a big PR coup when the phrase "Most Favored Nation" was changed to "Normal Trade Relations. (slate.com)
  • If you haven't yet figured out the whole trade debate, the safe course for now is to keep our relationship with China open. (slate.com)
  • The AFL-CIO reverses this argument by defining openness in terms of the annual U.S. review of whether China deserves full trade status. (slate.com)
  • The Silk Road was a network of trade routes connecting China and the Far East with the Middle East and Europe. (history.com)
  • The only thing keeping liberals from declaring trade war on China now is that China isn't high on their priority list: health care, global warming, card-check, Afghanistan and various other issues all come first. (thedailybeast.com)
  • But Qiu and his boss James Shyr, an intense, fast-talking Chinese-American who learned his trade at Nissan and Toyota , knew Chinese consumers would sneer at such frumpy wheels. (fastcompany.com)
  • Beijing's interest in the far corners of the world, including the Arctic, should not surprise anyone, suggested Sun. He reminded his standing-room-only audience at the university here that China has been involved in world trade "for 600 to 700 years," most famously with the Silk Road and Marco Polo. (newsweek.com)
  • What next for the US-China trade war? (ft.com)
  • Europe's trade with China is being stymied by barriers including a lack of transparency and opaque business environment, according to European Union's ambassador to China. (cnn.com)
  • But, as anyone in the China-watching trade can tell you, Ansfield and Johnson are as seasoned and circumspect as you get. (newyorker.com)
  • A World Bank-supported project has helped Jilin, a major agricultural province in the Northeast China, make food safe for people. (worldbank.org)
  • Lüshun, historically known in the West as Port Arthur, long was an important port of entry for southern Manchuria (Northeast China). (britannica.com)
  • China is flexing its diplomatic muscle and expanding its influence. (npr.org)
  • Despite many Chinese diplomatic assurances to the contrary, Chinese assertiveness in the South China Sea is an attempt to re-establish traditional Chinese hegemony in the region. (globalsecurity.org)
  • NEW YORK (AP) - Facing intense scrutiny from President Donald Trump and his Republican allies, Hunter Biden says he will step down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm at the end of the month as part of a pledge not to work on behalf of any foreign-owned companies should his. (ap.org)
  • The concept of a 'China Inc.,' complete with master plan, either at home or abroad is intrinsically flawed. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The fall-off in flows following the Nexen deal had coincided with a tough review by the new Chinese leadership on the prudence of all investments abroad by State-owned Enterprises (SOEs). (ualberta.ca)
  • If you plan to enter North Korea from China, read the North Korea Travel Advisory . (state.gov)
  • Each of the three competitors now received a 3G license for its own specific standard: China Telecom for a TD-SCDMA network, China Unicom for a WCDMA network and China Telecom for a CDMA2000 network. (ericsson.com)
  • Since 2009, Apple had an exclusive deal with China Unicom. (redorbit.com)
  • That compares to China Telecom´s 117 million and China Unicom 160 million subscribers. (redorbit.com)
  • However, following the Nexen deal, we experienced a fall-off in Chinese investment flows in 2013. (ualberta.ca)
  • Mosher argues that this was the most glaring example of how political expediency, ideology, and propaganda by the Chinese have constantly and consistently blinded Americans to the truth. (wikipedia.org)
  • In turn, Chinese intelligence has a reputation for recruiting Americans who are ethnic Chinese. (npr.org)
  • Most Americans will not be shocked to learn that China has spies. (wsj.com)
  • Now the automaker, with 50% of its sales coming from outside the United States and the Chinese market growing fastest of all, is betting that a Chinese sensibility will best inform a car for Americans, and everyone else. (fastcompany.com)
  • The centre will become a population information documentation centre, a population and family planning research centre and information consultation service centre in East China. (un.org)
  • In May 2011, the China Institute organized the very first forum on the Public Policy Dimensions of Chinese Investment in Canada at the University of Alberta's Calgary Centre. (ualberta.ca)
  • Editor's note: This exclusive interview program produced by the China Daily website brings you closer to the foreign ambassadors to China by sharing their personal experiences in the country as well as their perspectives on bilateral ties and international issues. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • The Taiping Rebellion was a revolt against the Qing dynasty in China, fought with religious conviction over regional economic conditions, and lasting from 1850 to 1864. (history.com)
  • China Directory [in Pinyin and Chinese]. (springer.com)
  • Chengde , Wade-Giles romanization Ch'eng-te , conventional Jehol , Pinyin Rehe , city in northern Hebei sheng (province), China. (britannica.com)
  • The Mongols submitted to the Manchus in the late 1620s, but the region became the starting point for many of their incursions into China. (britannica.com)
  • The reports of Chinese incursions can be read as a signal that it is deadly serious about its territorial claims. (newsweek.com)
  • Anyone who does business in China will soon learn that the military gets the best, just like the old Soviet Union. (mail-archive.com)
  • During the early stages of the gold rush, when surface gold was plentiful, the Chinese were tolerated by white people, if not well received. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are many rich Chinese people. (forbes.com)
  • Mosher's book covers the perceptions and misperceptions people have had about China from the travels of Marco Polo. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Candid: The People on the People's Republic (University of California Press, 2006) is a book written by Chinese journalist Ye Sang (桑晔 Sang Ye). (wikipedia.org)
  • Pakistani Ambassador Masood Khan visited China Daily's live studio at the Great Hall of the People March 5 and shared his views on the Governmant Report delivered by Premier Wen Jiabao earlier today. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • It's really the younger people who celebrate it,' said a Hallmark clerk selling Chinese Christmas cards. (wired.com)
  • That growth will likely create trillions of dollars in economic output in near future, which is why many people continue to consider investment opportunities in China . (investopedia.com)
  • TROMSØ, Norway -- People don't generally think of China as a polar power. (newsweek.com)
  • China is prepared to assist" in oil and gas exploration in the Arctic, Sun Xiansheng, the director general of China National Petroleum Corporation, told an international conference on the future of the region in Tromsø, a bustling, if frozen city of 72,000 people 217 miles inside the Arctic Circle. (newsweek.com)
  • It's always the same thing that happens in China - they heavily censor the internet because they think people will be discussing the event,' said Julien Pain, RSF Internet Freedom desk chief. (wired.com)
  • This does not mean that China is the second largest producer of wine in the world (as many wrote when China overtook France in vineyard area a few years ago). (forbes.com)
  • Coauthored several scientific publications describing joint projects carried out in recent years, including an analysis of Chinese national HIV treatment program and surveillance data to compare outcomes of HIV-Infected Chinese adults on antiretroviral therapy by CD4 count at treatment initiation. (cdc.gov)
  • Chinese culture reached the Chang Jiang (Yangtze) basin by 2500 BC and within 500 years the far south was also within the Chinese orbit. (springer.com)
  • CDC has supported China CDC's national influenza laboratory for more than 20 years. (cdc.gov)
  • MYRE: The U.S. begin naming and shaming Chinese hackers several years ago, and the countries then reached a 2015 agreement pledging not to steal each other's intellectual property. (npr.org)
  • The China of just a few years ago is often compared to the America right before the industrial revolution . (investopedia.com)
  • Two years ago, he was part of a team that radically overhauled the Buick LaCrosse for the Chinese market. (fastcompany.com)
  • In spite of a slow and uneven global recovery over the past five years, China has maintained strong growth and continued to tackle income inequality, which had been rising, as well as poverty. (oecd.org)
  • The CPC has moved to create secret ballot elections at local level in recent years however the selection of candidates by the CPC means that there are very few democratic institutions in China. (slideshare.net)
  • China has been the largest single contributor to world growth since the global financial crisis of 2008. (worldbank.org)
  • Much of the growth was due to increased Chinese imports of oil from Sudan and other African nations, but Chinese firms also import a significant amount of non-oil commodities such as timber, copper, and diamonds. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Since 2010, we witnessed a tremendous growth in the flows of Chinese investment in Canada. (ualberta.ca)
  • China has shown strong resilience during the crisis, maintaining overall high growth rates, even though the pace has been decelerating since 2011. (oecd.org)
  • In 2003, the OECD initiated a project to share with China the expertise of its member countries on governance issues. (oecd.org)
  • This project was undertaken in the framework of the programme of co-operation between the OECD and China, initiated in 1996. (oecd.org)
  • It thus benefited from a relationship of mutual trust established between the OECD Secretariat and Chinese ministries and bodies in many areas. (oecd.org)
  • Or try convincing the AFL-CIO that we can't really retaliate against Chinese protectionism with protectionism of our own. (thedailybeast.com)
  • China does not report on its official lending and there is no comprehensive standardized data on Chinese overseas debt stocks and flows. (nber.org)
  • Advanced and higher middle-income countries tend to receive portfolio debt flows, via sovereign bond purchases of the People's Bank of China. (nber.org)
  • Every week, Sarah Williams and Jim Stevenson share the things they have found of interest in China - things that have piqued their curiosity, troubled their senses, caused them to laugh, or made them wonder with awe. (voanews.com)
  • Since then, CIUA has been offering funding to faculty members, researchers and students at the University of Alberta supporting their China related activities as well as to bring distinguished scholars to campus to share their knowledge and research. (ualberta.ca)
  • With the establishment of the Chinese National Influenza Surveillance Network, China now has advanced capabilities to monitor and assess the risk of influenza viruses circulating in China, to collect evidence about influenza disease burden and vaccine effectiveness, and to share data with the international community. (cdc.gov)
  • In the event that the situation deteriorates further, the ability of the U.S. Embassy and Consulates to provide assistance to U.S. nationals within China may be limited. (state.gov)
  • Exercise increased caution in China due to the arbitrary enforcement of local laws and special restrictions on dual U.S.-Chinese nationals. (state.gov)
  • China may refuse to acknowledge dual U.S.-Chinese nationals' U.S. citizenship, including denying U.S. assistance to detained dual nationals, and preventing their departure from China. (state.gov)
  • It was repealed by the Magnuson Act on December 17, 1943, which allowed 105 Chinese to enter per year. (wikipedia.org)
  • These activities have greatly strengthened linkages between the UAlberta and partner universities in China, and promote the level of understanding of China on campus. (ualberta.ca)
  • This collaboration strengthens epidemiologic capacity, maintains laboratory quality control and improvement systems, and supports the human resources that are essential for a sustainable public health infrastructure in China, and epidemic control. (cdc.gov)
  • Karakoram Highway which links China to Pakistan, is one of the most elevated international roads in the world and is set to undergo an infrastructure upgrade costing around $46 billion. (cnbc.com)
  • Late in the 19th century the ban on Chinese settlement in the Inner Mongolian border area was relaxed, and there was extensive Chinese colonization. (britannica.com)
  • A draft of the framework describes the projected agreement as "a set of norms to guide the conduct of parties and promote maritime cooperation in the South China Sea," adding it is "not an instrument to settle territorial disputes. (globalsecurity.org)
  • China has declared the South China Sea to be a "core interest" worth fighting for, along with Taiwan and Tibet, but it only discovered this fact in 2010. (globalsecurity.org)
  • China claims the entire South China Sea, via the infamous "Nine Dash Line" map. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Arguing in the alternative, China might claim that since the entire South China Sea constitutes internal waters, the territorial water around the artificial islands is simply an extention of that claim. (globalsecurity.org)
  • ASEAN foreign ministers meeting in Brunei in April 2013 agreed to pursue dialogue with China on a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea. (globalsecurity.org)
  • KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Nepal and China signed 20 agreements on Sunday, including one on a trans-Himalayan railway, as Chinese President Xi Jinping wrapped up a two-day visit to the Himalayan nation. (ap.org)
  • China leadership: Who is Xi Jinping? (bbc.co.uk)
  • The naval base was strengthened and became a base for Japanese military operations not only in Manchuria but also in northern China. (britannica.com)
  • Dinah Gardner of Asia Times stated that "To anyone who has lived some time in China, Gifford's book is nothing revolutionary - the editors appear to have pruned it for a reader with little knowledge of the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Wine Country. (forbes.com)
  • One illustration of the importance of China on the world market today is that the country is the largest export market for Bordeaux wines, by a good margin. (forbes.com)
  • Why are wealthy Chinese leaving the country? (cnbc.com)
  • Today, China is an upper middle-income country that has complex development needs, where Bank continues to play an important development role. (worldbank.org)
  • First and foremost, China is still a communist country. (investopedia.com)
  • On Feb. 22, writer visited a military attache from a European country that is supposed to have a sensitive appreciation of Chinese politics. (newyorker.com)
  • Apple has also yet to aggressively pursue the Chinese market, which is ironic considering the fact that the company manufactures its mobile devices within the country´s borders. (redorbit.com)
  • Apple´s chief executive Tim Cook visited with China´s vice premier and toured iPhone maker Foxconn last month in a nod to the country´s importance to the California company. (redorbit.com)
  • One scholar says China is hungry for the continent's raw materials and warns that the relationship is unbalanced. (npr.org)
  • A fresh round of flooding swamped the Huai River in central China when torrential rain began again on Friday, July 13, 2007, reported the Chinese Xinhua News Agency. (nasa.gov)
  • In capital investment, China will have the most IPOs , and the biggest capital markets. (forbes.com)
  • From pharmaceuticals to medical products to consumer health, China is one of the most attractive markets in the health industry, and is fastest-growing of all the large emerging markets. (prnewswire.com)
  • CDC's collaboration with China for addressing TB focuses on improving prevention and case finding particularly for patients with multidrug-resistant TB, strengthening surveillance and laboratory systems, and strengthening TB infection control programs to prevent TB transmission in health care facilities. (cdc.gov)
  • When European scientists first encountered the fossilized teeth of Gigantopithecus in the 1930s, Chinese pharmacies were marketing the enormous dental specimens as "dragon's teeth. (history.com)
  • Surveillance: To help reduce the number of TB cases "missed" by the surveillance network (unreported), build a platform to routinely identify and report on diagnosed cases that are not reported in surveillance systems in six counties throughout China using a standardized tool-kit (pilot inventory study). (cdc.gov)
  • A World Bank report offers policy options for elderly care in China and highlights three critical priority areas. (worldbank.org)
  • Review the Crime and Safety Report s for China. (state.gov)
  • Google dominance of the Chinese mobile phone market mirrors the company´s domestic performance, according to a report published last week from comScore. (redorbit.com)