The yuan reached a record high as the central bank fixed its midpoint against the US dollar at the strongest level ever. That sparked anticipation of further appreciation this year and stoked inflationary pressure on the mainland and Hong Kong.
The potential impact of introducing anti-ship ballistic missiles into our naval and air forces would be significantly multiplied if we could sell such a capability to our allies, provided an agreement can be reached with Russia to retire the 1987 Int
At 14 years old, Guan Tianlang will become the youngest-ever player at the Masters this week.
Beijing considers but rejects drone-killing an elusive foreign killer hiding in the jungle claiming sovereignty issues and the need for a trial
Yuan move would lower transaction costs, deepen ties with vital commodities supplier
Communist Party now holds sway over American audiences
A month ago we pointed out that as a result of Australia's unprecedented reliance on China as a target export market, accounting for nearly 30% of all Australian exports...
In this era of director’s cuts, extra DVD footage and “special editions,” it’s not exactly a big deal for there to be multiple versions or lengths across its different theater and home viewing iterations.
Australian is set to say goodbye to the world's "reserve currency" in its trade dealings with economic power, China, and will enable the direct convertibility of the Australian dollar into Chinese yuan, without US Dollar intermediation
“Reuters found at least three papers on cyber-warfare on a document-sharing website that were co-authored by university faculty members and PLA researchers, ” whereas in most developed nations, “university professors in recent decades have been reluc
China’s military is expanding its unmanned aerial vehicle forces with a new Predator-like armed drone and a new unmanned combat aircraft amid growing tensions with neighbors in Asia, according to U.S. intelligence officials.
Japan breaks China's stranglehold on rare metals with sea-mud bonanza ...
A civilian defense contractor accused of giving his Chinese girlfriend military secrets worked on developing military plans to deter potential U.S. enemies. Benjamin Bishop, 59, says he worked as a planner on “extended deterrence”
Sixing Liu, a Chinese citizen who worked at L-3’s space and navigation division, was sentenced in federal court here to five years and 10 months for taking thousands of files about the device, called a disk resonator gyroscope, and other defense syst
On March 20th, 2003, one day after the United States and a "Coalition of the Willing" began its military assault of Iraq, China's Foreign Ministry released a statement condemning the war.
Chongqing gave me my first taste of having Mandarin that, lo-and-behold, was better than a Chinese person’s. On my first night in the friendly town of Dazu I found a street corner with food stalls and in ordering up some of “what that guy is having,”
The ongoing trials of China’s first aircraft carrier and her ship-based jet fighters represent a major leap ahead in capability for the People’s Liberation Army Navy
Chinese military drones have already entered the frontlines of China's territorial disputes with neighboring countries such as Japan by flying maritime patrols over disputed areas. The Project 2049 Institute report warned that China could be tempted
Mao Zedong's grandson just can't catch a break.
Each week, Wired Design brings you a photo of one of our favorite buildings, showcasing boundary-pushing architecture and design involved in the unique structures that make the world's cityscapes interesting.
Donald Trump gave his highly anticipated speech at CPAC Friday morning, and all anyone is talking about now is how confusing and terrible it was.
ENN Group Co Ltd, one of China's largest private companies, is quietly rolling out plans to establish a network of natural gas fueling stations for trucks along U.S. highways.
Over the past few days, China has been pulling thousands of dead pigs out of Shanghai's Huangpu river.
China is building one of the world's largest drone fleets aimed at expanding its military reach in the Pacific and swarming U.S. Navy carriers in the unlikely event of a war, according to a new report.
First it was 900, then 1200, then 3000, and now the latest tally of dead pigs floating in the Shanghai water supply has hit nearly 6000. AP has the latest number: "
If the international media are to be believed the world, still struggling with recession, is faced with a potential new threat emanating from China.
For nearly two decades, we've counted on China to be the perpetual growth machine that would power the world's economy.
In an unusually direct appeal, the Obama administration on Monday called on China to halt its persistent theft of trade secrets from corporate computers and engage in a dialogue to establish norms of behavior in cyberspace.
You see, China is home to the world's largest shale gas resources, one that dwarfs our own. But their struggle lies in their methods of extraction. They haven't figured out a way to extract these fossil fuels economically. China is years away
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