Ford says U.S. and China need to work together on trade

"I think Chinese customers think about American companies differently." But KFC-owner Yum Brands (YUM) and McDonald's (MCD) both said their China businesses suffered last year from anti-U.S. protests over an international tribunal's ruling on territorial ... ( read original story ...)

Can Technology Really Solve China's Healthcare Crisis?

Technology isn’t the solution to every problem; in fact, in many situations it can actually make things worse. Nowhere is this tension between technology’s promise and its unfulfilled potential more obvious than in China’s healthcare economy. ( read original story ...)

China to launch robotic cargo ship for space lab in April

Artist’s illustration showing China’s Tianzhou-1 freighter docking with the currently orbiting Tiangong-2 space lab. A key element of China’s human spaceflight program is being prepared for launch this April. The country’s first cargo-carrying ... ( read original story ...)

China c.bank lends $57.3 bln via MLF, rates unchanged

BEIJING Feb 15 China's central bank said on Wednesday it lent 393.5 billion yuan ($57.30 billion) to 22 financial institutions via its medium-term lending facility (MLF). Interest rates on the MLF loans were unchanged at 2.95 percent for six-month loans ... ( read original story ...)

China, Russia increasing military activity, annual report says

LONDON—An annual report on military power throughout the world cites Chinese and Russian activity as rising threats to Western powers. The International Institute for Strategic Studies report, released Tuesday, said analysts have noted “real and ... ( read original story ...)