Author: Xiao Qiang


Connect with Xiao Qiang: Email | Website

China shifts from receiving to giving foreign aid as economic boom continues

From The Guardian: “China is set to complete the transition from aid recipient to international donor in the next year, the head of the world’s biggest humanitarian agency said yesterday as he announced plans to phase out food support for Beijing and introduce a new period of cooperation to help poor countries in Asia and Africa. In a sign of how market economics and disease

December 17, 2004

U.S.: China to Lead Way in Nuclear Energy

Reuters, via the Washington Post: “Outgoing U.S. Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham said on Friday China would emerge a leader in nuclear energy and called for further cooperation between the two countries in developing alternative sources of power. But he made no mention of Washington’s decision on the first-ever sale of powerful U.S.-made nuclear reactors to China.”

December 17, 2004