iOS app Android app

Chinese President Hu Jintao

Chinese Leader: Chinese Currency Not Causing U.S. Economic Woes

Posted 11.13.2011 | Business

BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. trade and employment problems would not be solved by even a major appreciation of China's yuan versus the dollar, Chinese...

Can A Communist Cultural Campaign Boost China's Popularity?

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 12.18.2011 | World

BEIJING — The ruling Communist Party has approved a program to make ideology more popular at home and boost China's image abroad at a time when ...

Andrea Stone

U.S. Officials Raise Concerns Over Human Rights As Chinese Officials Look On

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 07.09.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- As the United States opened two days of talks with China Monday, Vice President Joe Biden lauded the growing political ties between the ...

Obama Will Nominate New U.S. Ambassador To China

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will nominate Commerce Secretary Gary Locke, the son and grandson of Chinese immigrants, to be the next U.S....

It's Time for a Return to Civility

Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D.

I'll start with a clean-up. In my earlier column on the Tucson shootings I had a number of my facts wrong and several readers pointed this out.. The w...

Obama Urges China To Rein In North Korea

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — President Barack Obama urged China's leader in a phone call Monday to send Beijing ally North Korea a message that "its provocations a...

Overcoming Ambiguity: Three Steps That Every Business Can Take

Inder Sidhu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Inder Sidhu

Some business leaders simply can't handle a gamble like investing in China. To them, the ambiguities add too much stress or create too many distractions. Yet others thrive in this situation. How?

State of the Union? Too Many Jobs Moving to China

Gilbert B. Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gilbert B. Kaplan

As President Obama prepares his State of the Union message, he faces the problem of U. S. manufacturing jobs moving to China. Friendly handshakes with President Hu will not change that.

Sasha Obama Practices Chinese With Hu Jintao

Yahoo! News || Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sasha Obama, President Barack Obama's nine-year-old daughter, wanted to test her developing Chinese skills this week while Hu Jintao was in town. Just...

Lush Rimbaugh

Ian Gurvitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ian Gurvitz

Broadcaster/Entertainer/Drug Addict Rush Limbaugh trotted out his intellect in a radio comment on the press conference held by President Obama and Ch...

Chinese Leaders Must 'Do Better' Says Speaker

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers pressed Chinese President Hu Jintao on North Korea and human rights on Thursday, while Vice President Joe Bide...

China's U.S. Visit: The Chinese Are Haunted by a Ghost Ship

Rory Fitzgerald | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rory Fitzgerald

For all the talk of the Chinese economic miracle, its economic star may be on the wane. Henry Kissinger dismissed the idea of the US being eclipsed by China as the world's superpower.

Time to Wield the Foreign Policy Stick

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

America plays the role of abused partner in its relationship with China. Although the Asian giant repeatedly injures U.S. industry by violating trade rules, America has responded by pleading and begging for China to stop.

Chinese President Hu Jintao In Chicago: Will Meet With Mayor Daley Thursday

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Following a star-studded state dinner at the White House, Chinese President Hu Jintao will arrive in Chicago Thursday. Chicago Mayor Richard M. Dale...

Chinese President To Face Tougher Audience With Congress

AP | TOM RAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Chinese President Hu Jintao denied his country is a military threat despite its arms buildup and pressed the U.S. on Thursday for c...

President Hu and Negotiations

Blythe McGarvie | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Blythe McGarvie

For those of us who strive to develop stronger inter-connected ties between cultures, reaching out to Beijing's leaders about issues that are fundamental to them would improve the chances of progress on issues people of both countries care about.

Obama Talks Human Rights to Chinese President as US is Accused of Proxy Detention

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daphne Eviatar

Has the United States adopted a new policy of "proxy detention" of U.S. citizens by countries that engage in torture?

'Same Old Script' With China's Latest Visit To The U.S.

Washington Post | Steven Pearlstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Here we go again. China's Supreme Leader visits Washington, and administration officials declare in the run-up to the visit that the United States ha...

America and China: Partners or Rivals?

Michael Vlahos | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Vlahos

History tells us rivals often make the most productive partners. In charting the course for U.S.-China relations today and in the future, the Cold War provides a useful guide.

Welcoming Hu Jintao

Ken Blackwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ken Blackwell

Washington is welcoming Hu Jintao. We have to roll out a red carpet for the man and the regime that hold a trillion dollars in U.S. debt. And we've heard nary a word from the president about its human rights abuses.

U.S.-China Clean Energy Cooperation Is Good for America and Good for the World

Steven Chu | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Steven Chu

While the United States is competing for leadership in energy innovation, we have much to gain by cooperating with China.

Chinese President To Have Rare Session With U.S. Media

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — When it comes to public appearances, China's president is no Barack Obama. Stiff and media-averse, the 67-year-old Hu Jintao will be ...

The Obama-Hu Jintao Summit Meeting This Week

Joseph Nye | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joseph Nye

Many Chinese believe that China should be less deferential to the U.S. because they think the U.S. is in decline. But this view is mistaken and China is unlikely to equal American economic, military or soft power for decades to come. Nonetheless, overconfidence has led to more assertive Chinese behavior in the last two years that alienated the Obama administration -- and this is the backdrop for this week's Washington summit. Since both countries have more to gain from cooperation than conflict, we must hope that Hu's state visit goes well.

Hu’s China, Whose Army?

Forbes | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Maybe my question, "Is Hu Jintao really the most powerful person in the world?" was the wrong one to ask. Today, with reports that his military may ha...

Hu Jintao, Barack Obama's Chinese Counterpart, Named World's Most Powerful Person

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Chinese President Hu Jintao has unseated President Barack Obama as the most powerful person in the world, according to Forbes' annual list. The news...