Airlines Caving to Beijing Despite White House Protest

SHANGHAI — Global airlines are obeying Beijing's demands to refer to Taiwan explicitly as a part of China, despite the White House's call this month to stand firm against such "Orwellian nonsense." The Associated Press found 20 carriers, including Air ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing denies ‘militarisation’ of South China Sea

Beijing (AFP) - Beijing hit back Monday at allegations it was "militarising" the South China Sea after landing bombers at an airbase in the contested waters, accusing Washington instead of raising tensions with its own military footprint. China on Friday ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing sees April pollution levels rise as industry curbs end

BEIJING (Reuters) - Pollution levels in China’s capital Beijing rose by 20.8 percent year-on-year in April as industries, including steel, ramped up output following the lifting of winter curbs, according to official data released on Monday. The average ... ( read original story ...)

U.S., China say Beijing commits to buying more American goods

WASHINGTON -- Just-ended U.S.-China trade talks produced a commitment by Beijing to "significantly increase" its purchases of American goods and services, according to a joint statement Saturday from the rival economic powers trying to lower trade tensions. ( read original story ...)

China vows to ‘significantly increase’ U.S. imports

U.S.-China trade talks have produced a commitment by Beijing to "significantly increase" its purchases of American goods and services, according to a joint statement Saturday from the rival economic powers trying to lower trade tensions. They also agreed ... ( read original story ...)

US, China say Beijing commits to buying more American goods

WASHINGTON — Just-ended U.S.-China trade talks produced a commitment by Beijing to “significantly increase” its purchases of Americans goods and services, according to a joint statement Saturday from the rival economic powers trying to lower trade ... ( read original story ...)