(BLOOMBERG) — The growing importance of Asia’s major economies will continue in 2018 and beyond, according to a league table that sees the region dominating in terms of size in just over a decade. The report by the Centre for Economics and Business Research in London sees India leapfrogging …

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While this sounds great in theory, high insider ownership can actually lead to the opposite result, a management team that is unaccountable because they can keep their jobs under almost any circumstance. Currently China Commercial Credit, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCCR)’s shares owned by insiders are …

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As long as your work earned you enough money, it was desirable. Some of those who struck it rich in light of China’s economic reforms later shelled out on Western educational systems for their high school-age children, like the international baccalaureate and A-Levels programs. As a result of their …

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China’s air force has carried out 16 rounds of exercises close to Taiwan in the last year or so, Taiwan’s defense ministry said, warning that China’s military threat is growing by the day. Of the 16 drills, 15 of them were around Taiwan, flying through the Bashi Channel which separates Taiwan from the …

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As shown in the chart above, when a trend line fitted to manufacturing employment data from 1960 to 1980 is projected out to 30 years, it precisely predicts the share of manufacturing employment in 2010. Without knowing about China’s rise, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), or the …

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Even by China’s military standards, it’s big. Known as “enormous dragon”, the AG600 is the world’s largest amphibious aircraft in production after finally taking off on its maiden flight during the Christmas holidays. With a wingspan of 38.8 meters and powered by four engines, the aircraft can carry 50 …

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Frequent and increased military drills by mainland China pose an “enormous threat” to Taiwan’s security, Taipei warned on Tuesday in an annual defence review that starkly highlighted rising cross-strait tensions. Beijing views Taiwan as part of its territory to be reunified at some point – by military force, …

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‘ENORMOUS THREAT.’ The frequent drills ‘have created enormous threat to security in the Taiwan Strait,’ says Taiwanese defense minister Feng Shih-kuan. File photo from Wikipedia. TAIPEI, Taiwan – Frequent and increased Chinese military drills pose an “enormous threat” to Taiwan’s security, Taipei …

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December 27, 2017

… promoter of the state who conveys North Carolina’s progressive tradition to outside manufacturing industry representatives, announced Tuesday that Triangle Tyre Co., based in China, will establish its first manufacturing plants in the United States in Edgecombe County. Some 800 jobs are expected to …

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As the year of 2017 is coming to an end, the Asia-Pacific has remained as the most dynamic region in the world despite a host of challenges, including security threats, a rising trend of de-globalization and an anemic economic recovery. In 2007, the Asia-Pacific region has continued to serve as the …

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It’s always hard to draw a solid line between China’s military and civilian activities, according to this analysis. But if it’s any clue, China’s chief seaplane in use for the past 30 years does play a military role. Best in its class. The new Chinese seaplane’s technical abilities should outclass its two chief peers, …

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“I would not be throwing (Xi) a dinner,” Trump said at the time. “I would get him a McDonald’s hamburger and say we’ve got to get down to work.” Last month it was Xi’s turn to literally roll out the red carpet. The Chinese leader poured on the pageantry as he welcomed Trump to Beijing on what was billed …

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TAIPEI (Reuters) – China’s air force has carried out 16 rounds of exercises close to Taiwan in the last year or so, Taiwan’s defense ministry said on Tuesday, warning that China’s military threat was growing by the day. Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen visits the Suyapa Cathedral in Tegucigalpa, …

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How long will the jobs actually last? Foxconn has launched an extensive commitment to automation and robotics, eliminating tens of thousands of jobs in China with the introduction of specially-designed “Foxbots” – with the stated goal of eliminating almost their entire global workforce. Moreover, how …

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Foreign youngsters’ rising enthusiasm for touring China while learning Mandarin boosts China’s inbound tourism, China News reported on Dec. 23. Statistics released by China’s National Tourism Administration shows that China received 69.5 million inbound tourists in the first half of this year, 7.47 …

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