China’s Zhonghong Zhuoye buys SeaWorld stake from Blackstone

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc said China’s Zhonghong Zhuoye Group Co. Ltd. would buy Blackstone Group LP’s stake in the embattled U.S.-based marine park operator, sending SeaWorld’s shares up 10 per cent in morning trading on Friday. Zhonghong Group ... ( read original story ...)

Next stop China: how small businesses can tame the dragon

Investigate major market trends, seek customer feedback and watch the competition. Groups like the EU SME Centre publish sector specific guides, the China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) has a business in China handbook, and private research firms can help ... ( read original story ...)

Why Apple's red iPhones are not 'Red' in China

These are external links and will open in a new window Image caption Apple's special-edition red iPhone 7 and 7plus launch in over 40 countries, including China, on Friday Apple's latest iPhone might be red, but it's not Red in China. The special-edition ... ( read original story ...)

Australian prime minister won't choose between China and US

Australia does not have to choose between the United States and China, the Australian prime minister said Friday as he announced a new beef export deal with the Chinese. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang oversaw signing of ... ( read original story ...)

China urges Australian business to focus on the ideas boom

Chinese business leaders say they are keen to work more closely with Australian companies on research and development projects, urging both countries to look outside the traditional trade relationship and to capitalise on the "ideas boom" . Corporate ... ( read original story ...)

Smog-hit Beijing plans 'green necklace' to block pollution

BEIJING Beijing and the surrounding province of Hebei will plant trees, establish green belts and make use of rivers and wetlands to create a "green necklace" to protect China's smog-hit capital from pollution, the Hebei government said on Thursday. ( read original story ...)

Why is Spain in the middle of a spat between China and Taiwan?

These are external links and will open in a new window Spain could soon become the first European Union country to extradite Taiwanese criminal suspects to China, instead of their home island. In December, a joint Spanish-Chinese operation busted what ... ( read original story ...)

Canada joins China-backed Asian infrastructure bank

The bank has does not limit participation to members. Joining, however, carries other benefits, said John Gruetzner, a Canadian business consultant with extensive experience in China, and co-founder of the Ottawa-based China Policy Centre. It’s ... ( read original story ...)

Trade mission to China part of goal to quadruple P.E.I. sales

A trade mission from P.E.I. to China covering the end of March is a big part of a strategy to quadruple sales from the Island by 2025, says Premier Wade MacLauchlan. Food is currently the province's largest export product to China, but this trade mission ... ( read original story ...)

China rebuffs South Korea WTO complaint, says respects rules

... said that China pays great attention to developing economic and trade relations between China and South Korea," Sun told a regular news briefing. China has noted comments from a South Korean minister that there is no evidence to show China is taking ... ( read original story ...)