Staying put but splurging: China's hotels, restaurants to see Lunar New Year boost
YAHOO!News - 1/28/2022 2:33:00 PM
Hotels and restaurants in China's big cities are bracing for a rush of guests over the Lunar New Year as people forced by COVID-19 curbs to give up plans to go home for family re-unions opt instead to stay put and celebrate in other ways.
China’s true ambitions, and what they mean for the U.S.
Washington Post on MSN.com - 1/28/2022 1:00:08 PM
That China’s rise poses a deep challenge to the United States is a belief now widely shared among policymakers and the public, with roughly 9 in 10 Americans viewing the country as a threat or a competitor,
Caterpillar Says China Demand to Drop on a Construction Slowdown
Bloomberg - 1/28/2022 1:59:00 PM
Caterpillar Inc. is signaling to the market that demand from China is going to decline in 2022, despite machinery needs across most of the globe improving.
Winter watch: how China might keep a tight Olympic grip
The Guardian - 1/28/2022 12:41:00 PM
From surveillance to enforced holidays for activists, possible measures Beijing could take to prevent or deal with protests
China angered over Kamala Harris meeting with Taiwan vice president
NBC News - 1/28/2022 1:20:00 PM
China's foreign ministry expressed ire after Vice President Kamala Harris met with Taiwan's William Lai at inauguration of Honduras' President, Xiomara Castro.
Shaky start for Stellantis bid to grab larger China stake
Associated Press - 1/28/2022 12:23:00 PM
Moves by carmaker Stellantis to consolidate its position in fast-growing China seemed to be off to a rocky start after one of its joint venture partners said it hadn’t been consulted before an announcement of plans to take a controlling stake.
For Olympic Sponsors, ‘China Is an Exception’
New York Times - 1/28/2022 8:00:00 AM
Pressure is mounting on companies to condemn the country’s human rights violations, but executives say the Games should not be politicized.
China says U.S. should stop 'unreasonable suppression' of Chinese companies
Reuters on MSN.com - 1/28/2022 1:18:29 PM
The United States should immediately stop "unreasonable suppression" of Chinese companies and treat them fairly, China's commerce ministry said on Friday.
China raises first batch of 2022 rare earth quota by 20%
Reuters on MSN.com - 1/28/2022 11:32:01 AM
China has set the first batch of its 2022 rare earth mining output quota at 100,800 tonnes, 20% higher than the same time last year, according to a government statement on Friday.