Disney emphasizes China roots in Shanghai amid trade tension

SHANGHAI — Walt Disney Co. stressed its deep China connections as it opened an extension of Shanghai's $5.5 billion Disney Resort on Thursday amid escalating tensions over trade and technology between Beijing and Washington. Disney executives took pains ... ( read original story ...)

China says it welcomes visit by U.S. officials amid trade spat

BEIJING -- China's foreign ministry said Wednesday that it welcomes a planned visit by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to Beijing next week amid trade tensions between the world's two largest economies. Foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said ... ( read original story ...)

China invites overseas investors to propel local chip ambitions

BEIJING (Reuters) - China is looking for billions of dollars in funds to propel its domestic ambitions in chips to cut a heavy reliance on imports, and has invited overseas investors to help it get there. The country’s industry ministry said on Wednesday ... ( read original story ...)