"In China, you had 1.3 billion people industrializing -- something on that scale has never been seen before," said Andrew Lapping, deputy chief investment officer at Allan Gray Ltd., a manager of $33 billion of assets in Cape Town.
David Tepper says a yuan devaluation may be coming in China. John Burbank warns that a hard landing there could spark a global recession.
China alone is adding more renewables than the U.S., U.K., and France combined.
team of Chinese students have modified E. coli, Shewanella and B. subtilis bacteria to create a microbial fuel cell. By feeding the bacteria with sugar, the fuel cell can generate up to 80 hours of electrical output.
Dominant Social Theme: Russia? China? Not good investments at this point. They've had their day in the sun.
The one-child policy was implemented in 1979, nominally, to allay social and environmental concerns that would supposedly be caused by "overpopulation." China's population had reached a level just shy of 1 billion. One of the policy's origina
Two of the biggest space movies of recent years, "Gravity" and "The Martian," imagine American astronauts turning to China for help. That scenario, once far-fetched, is increasingly likely these days as China rapidly becomes a leader in space explora
China's yuan is poised to enter the big leagues of global currencies, according to the judgment of the International Monetary Fund.
A huge deposit holding at least 470 tons of gold has been discovered beneath the seabed of the East China Sea.