With China looking to see what options might open up in global climate leadership ahead of the...
by 布鸣真象 | Apr 13, 2010
From AFP: China said Tuesday it planned to curb foreign investment in polluting sectors and instead direct it into high technology and new energy. The State Council, the nation’s cabinet, said in guidelines on its website...
by Liu Yong | Aug 21, 2009
From Economic Observer Online: The State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) is planning to strengthen supervision of the resident representative offices of foreign enterprises in China, according to a source within...
by Liu Yong | Jun 22, 2009
From Reuters: Beyond being good corporate citizens, do international firms operating in China have a moral duty to advance democracy and human rights? Executives roll their eyes at the question: the typical answer is that...
by Liu Yong | Jun 14, 2009
From Bloomberg: Foreign direct investment in China fell for an eighth month from a year earlier as companies cut spending to weather the worst economic slump since the Great Depression. Investment slid 17.8 percent in May to...
by Liu Yong | Jul 19, 2008
From Bloomberg: China tightened scrutiny of foreign direct investment to prevent “fake” ventures that the government said are acting as channels for speculative capital and endangering the world’s...
by Xiao Qiang | Aug 21, 2005
From The Financial Times: The wave of foreign investment into China’s banking system has aspects of a gold rush. Foreign banks are staking out territory in promising but highly uncertain terrain. Last week Royal Bank of Scotland and its partners Merrill Lynch and Li Ka-shing became the latest to put down a sackful of dollars: […]
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- FT – China flood response reveals Beijing’s need to prepare for extreme weather
- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods