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  • New Car Sales, and Pollution, on the Rise in China

    A third assembly plant for French vehicle maker PSA Peugeot Citroen opened in China this week, creating jobs in China at a time when jobs are being cut in France. At the opening ceremony for ...

  • China to Increase Agricultural Imports From Canada

    Following a visit to Beijing where he met with authorities from China's Ministry of Agriculture and the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, Canada’s ...

  • China-India Trade Ties Strengthened

    With trade amounting to $66 billion in 2012, China is currently one of India's largest trading partners, and trade talks this week between China's Premier Li Keqiang and India's Prime ...

  • China’s New Auto Market Gains Momentum

    Statistics reveal that the new auto market in China is by far the biggest in the world, with luxury vehicle sales climbing daily. Analysts predict that within seven years, China's demand for ...

  • China and Iceland Enter Into Free-Trade Deal

    During a recent state visit to Beijing by Iceland's Prime Minister Johanna Sigurdardottir, the two countries signed a free-trade deal which aims to eliminate most trade tariffs in the next ...

  • Australia and China Strengthen Ties

    Following months of negotiations between Australia and China, a strategic partnership agreement was concluded between Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang ...

  • China’s Solar Energy Supply Outstrips Demand

    China's solar panel industry is facing a dilemma as supply continues to outstrip demand, resulting in solar panel prices dropping up to 66 percent over the last two years. Industry estimates ...

  • China-Qatar Bilateral Trade Up 45%

    Recent figures released by Chinese Ambassador to Qatar, Gao Youzhen, reveal that bilateral trade between China and Qatar has increased by an astounding 45 percent, totaling $8.45 bn in 2012. ...

  • China Becomes World’s Biggest Trading Nation

    Recent data from China has revealed that the country has unseated the United States as the world's biggest trading nation in goods. China's imports and exports reached a total of $3.87 ...

  • Decline in China’s Workforce May Impact Economy

    Recent official data has revealed that China's working age population (people between the ages of 15 and 59 years) fell by 3.45 million in 2012, with analysts noting that, in a nation of ...

  • Jeep to Manufacture in China for Domestic Market

    Chrysler Group LLC and Fiat SpA have recently made known their intention to tap into what is currently considered to be the largest automobile market in the world, by entering into an ...

  • Entrepreneurship Thriving in China

    Although China is a controlled economy with the public sector accounting for upward of 40% of the country's GDP, entrepreneurship is thriving as innovative individuals overcome the red-tape ...