Apple sets up China data center to meet new cyber-security rules

BEIJING (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Wednesday said it is setting up its first data center in China, in partnership with a local internet services company, to comply with tougher cyber-security laws introduced last month. The U.S. technology company said it ... ( read original story ...)

U.S. firms in China decry local favoritism as market improves

"These increases reflect a return to previous trends after a particularly poor 2015, not a meaningful improvement in business conditions," AmCham said. "China remains a difficult market and more efforts are necessary to create a truly level playing field ... ( read original story ...)

China sends forces to 1st military base abroad, in Djibouti

China on Tuesday dispatched members of its People's Liberation Army to the Horn of Africa nation of Djibouti to man the rising Asian giant's first overseas military base, a key part of a wide-ranging expansion of the role of China's armed forces. The ... ( read original story ...)