May 6, 2016

Top Chinese singer tours disputed South China Sea islands

One of China’s top folk singers is rocking her away across disputed territory in the South China Sea, serenading hundreds of troops and construction workers stationed there, Chinese media reported Thursday. Song Zuying, who has performed with the likes of Canadian superstar Celine Dion, ...

May 4, 2016

China calls for reason after Trump's 'rape' accusation

Trade between the world’s two biggest economies is mutually beneficial, Beijing said Wednesday after presumptive U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump accused China of “rape.” In the run-up to Tuesday’s Indiana primary, where the businessman swept to victory and his last serious challenger Ted ...

May 4, 2016

Chinese court rules handbag maker can use iPhone name

Apple Inc. has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name on its products. An official legal newspaper says the Beijing Municipal Higher People’s Court ruled Apple failed to prove iPhone was ...

China military seeking recruits with flashy new video

May 4, 2016

China military seeking recruits with flashy new video

China’s military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video featuring aircraft carriers, tanks and special forces troops, all set to a rousing rap-rock soundtrack. With lyrics such as “just waiting for the order to kill, kill, kill,” the video ...

May 3, 2016

Japan, China, S. Korea agree to enhance capital flow monitoring

The finance ministers and central bank heads of Japan, China and South Korea on Tuesday agreed to enhance monitoring of capital outflows from emerging economies that suffer from economic deceleration. “Global growth remains modest and uneven, and downside risks and uncertainties to the global ...