Sun, 30 Oct 2016 16:17:13 GMT
China's Factory to the World Mulls the Unthinkable: Price Hikes
factories may be on the cusp of delivering a new shock to the global economy after years of undercutting rivals with cheaper costs. This time, increases in prices could reverberate around the world. To understand why, consider the dilemma ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 16:11:56 GMT
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 15:42:19 GMT
Chinese Spider-Man saves two-year-old boy
- International Business Times UK
Liang Lee didn't hesitate when he saw a tiny child dangling from a window in an apartment block. Breathtaking footage shows the young man scaling the side of the building with his bare hands as he desperately races to save the boy. More from IBTimes UK.
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:45:52 GMT
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:41:30 GMT
China's strongman rule sets a test for the west
- Financial Times
For decades, Western democracies have pursued a policy of engagement with China
underpinned by a belief that prosperity and openness would naturally lead to a more liberal political system in Beijing. By demonstrating the benefits of the western way of ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:33:34 GMT
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:13:28 GMT
Egypt Moves Closer to IMF Loan With China Currency Swap Deal
Egypt has reached a $2.7 billion currency swap agreement with China
, moving closer to mustering the outside financing needed to win final approval of a $12 billion International Monetary Fund loan. The agreement is being processed by the Chinese
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:01:35 GMT
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 13:35:00 GMT
Günther Oettinger defends calling Chinese 'slant eyes'
“It was somewhat slang expression that was in no way meant to show a lack of respect for China
,” Germany's EU commissioner told Die Welt. Oettinger, the commissioner for digital economy, made the comments in German during a speech in Hamburg last ...