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China Investment

Where in the World Will China Invest Its Billions?

Ding Xuedong | Posted 03.23.2014 | World
Ding Xuedong

After the 2008 international financial crisis, global trade and investment protectionism has again been resurgent. Policy barriers are becoming more covert, populism and provincial politics are causing greater disruption and policies are increasingly being made in a self-centered way. This trend deserves our high alert.

China Considers Dumping U.S. Assets

Agence France Presse | Bill Savadove | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

A US debt default could spur China to diversify its multi-trillion-dollar foreign exchange reserves, the world's largest, analysts say, as Beijing see...

Coming to America: Top Ten Factors Driving Chinese Foreign Direct Investment

Sophie Meunier | Posted 09.30.2012 | World
Sophie Meunier

While national interest is certainly one of the reasons for Chinese investment abroad it is not the only motivation. Other real -- and less threatening -- factors are at play in the investment decisions of Chinese companies.

China Bets On Tourism In Tibet

AP | Posted 06.23.2012 | World

BEIJING -- China will invest 400 million yuan ($63.5 million) to develop tourism in southeastern Tibet by building 22 model villages, the official Xin...

Hedge Fund Manager James Chanos on His Big Short Position in China

Maneet Ahuja | Posted 08.18.2012 | Business
Maneet Ahuja

Part of the problem in understanding China, Chanos says, is the prevailing myths. One is that the country's balance sheet is healthy in that it doesn't show much debt.

SEC Probes Banks, Funds Over International Bribery Concerns

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Reuters) The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether banks and private-equity firms violated bribery laws in their dealings...

Choosing Between China and the West Is No Joke for DR Congo

Medard Mulangala Lwakabwanga | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Medard Mulangala Lwakabwanga

Africa now has an alternative to listening to the West. That alternative is China, and Europe and North America are right to be concerned.

China Steps Up Investment In Afghanistan

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Facing criticism in the West over corruption and electoral fraud, Afghan President Hamid Karzai found a receptive audience in Beijing ...

China Investments In U.S. Up Sharply

Los Angeles Times | Don Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Made in China now has a fast-growing sibling: Bought by China. Beijing is using its accumulation of billions of American dollars to step up its inves...

Chinese Investment Provides A Makeover For Algeria

AP | ALFRED de MONTESQUIOU | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ALGIERS, Algeria — While still struggling with the aftermath of a decade-long Islamic insurgency, oil-rich yet impoverished Algeria is getting a...

China Losing Its Taste For US Debt

New York Times | KEITH BRADSHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

China has bought more than $1 trillion of American debt, but as the global downturn has intensified, Beijing is starting to keep more of its money at ...