China pledges 18-per cent carbon emissions cut by 2020

BEIJING — China has announced a plan to curb greenhouse gas emissions over the next several years, while capping coal consumption and increasing the use of non-fossil fuels. Under the plan, by 2020, the level of carbon dioxide emissions per unit of GDP ... ( read original story ...)

China says it must act to deter Hong Kong separatism

BEIJING – China's top legislative panel has said Beijing must intervene in a Hong Kong political dispute to deter advocates of independence for the city, calling such acts a threat to national security. The official Xinhua News Agency reported late ... ( read original story ...)

China Launches Most Powerful Heavy-Lift Rocket

China launched its biggest rocket yet on November 3 ... senior technical & space policy analyst with U.S. think tank globalsecurity.org told Xinhua News. "Eventually once the Long March-5 has gained high reliability, it will serve several mission for ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing, Shanghai or Hangzhou? Where to visit in China

Since the reforms of the late Seventies, China has undergone the fastest sustained expansion by a major economy in history. Among other changes, tourists were allowed to visit for the first time since the inception of the People’s Republic, and China is ... ( read original story ...)

China's Wanda Group purchases Dick Clark Productions

BEIJING -- China's Dalian Wanda Group has added another entertainment trophy to its stable of overseas acquisitions, paying $1 billion for Dick Clark Productions, the TV company that produces the Golden Globes and the "Miss America" pageant. Wanda is one ... ( read original story ...)

China's Wanda Group buying Dick Clark Productions

China's Dalian Wanda Group announced on Friday its $1 billion US acquisition of Dick Clark Productions, the TV company that produces the Golden Globes and the Miss America pageant. One of China's most important conglomerates, Wanda already owns AMC ... ( read original story ...)

China's Wanda extends Hollywood push with Dick Clark deal

It already owns Legendary Entertainment, co-producer of film hits such as "Jurassic World", and U.S. cinema chain AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc AMC.N. It also has business ties with Sony Pictures and Sony Corp's 6758.T film unit in China. The drive has ... ( read original story ...)