January 20, 2021
Jack Ma: Chinese tycoon appears in public for the first time since October
April 28, 2019
Chinese electric car maker BYD's first-quarter profit up 632 percent, sees first-half profit up
year net profit to rise to 1.45 billion yuan to 1.65 billion yuan, versus 479.1 million yuan in the same period last year.
The Chinese group bought Hamleys in 2015 for 100 million pounds ($130.2 million) from France's Groupe Ludendo, but its enthusiasm for British acquisitions has since cooled.
WeChat was launched by Chinese giant Tencent in 2011 and the app, known in China as Weixin.
November 15, 2021
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida-based U.S. Navy flight officer has been convicted of buying guns for a Chinese businessman who was later convicted of export crimes.Lt. Fan Yang, 36, also lied about his relationship with the businessman on security forms, authorities said.
By ROBERT BURNS
November 1, 2021
WASHINGTON (AP) -- China's growing military muscle and its drive to end America predominance in the Asia-Pacific is rattling the U.S. defense establishment. American officials see trouble quickly accumulating on multiple fronts -- Beijing's expanding nuclear arsenal, its advances in space, cyber and missile technologies, and threats to Taiwan.
By ROBERT BURNS
October 27, 2021
WASHINGTON (AP) -- China recently conducted a "very concerning" test of a hypersonic weapon system as part of its aggressive advance in space and military technologies, the top U.S. military officer says.
October 25, 2021
BEIJING (AP) -- Two people were killed and at least nine others were injured in a laboratory explosion at a university in eastern China, state media said Monday. The blast occurred Sunday afternoon at the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
By ZEN SOO
October 19, 2021
HONG KONG (AP) -- For nearly seven years, LinkedIn has been the only major Western social networking platform still operating in China. People like 32-year-old Jason Liu view it as an important career enhancing tool.