With China’s stock market in a downward spiral, a near cold war situation on the Korean peninsula triggered by Pyongyang’s test of what it claims was a hydrogen bomb, and a growing coalescence of nations concerned about China’s aggressive moves in the South China Sea amongst other things, 2016 is sh
The 120 foot tall gold colored statue of Chairman Mao Zedong, the early leader of the Chinese communist party who became increasingly controversial with his failed policies and endless social engineering which had dominated a rural landscape for a while was demolished
The Chinese stock market is closed for the weekend, after a turbulent week in which it took a big hit twice. China's annual economic growth is at the lowest point in many years, but at this week's annual meeting of the National Committee on U.S.-China relations in New York, the atmosphere was “all is right with the world.” VOA’s Bernard Shusman reports.
Chinese officials insist they have struck a balance between heightened measures to battle terrorism and the protection of human rights as well as business interests; Legislation requires foreign technology firms to comply with government requests for information, including encryption keys