Aug 12, 2013 New research shows Chinese people are reading books at a low rate -- less than half as many as Americans. Policy makers there are reportedly considering new legislation to change that.
Aug 12, 2013 Melting arctic ice has opened a new global trade route.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Aug 8, 2013 A slow and steady recovery? Good economic news from China.
Aug 7, 2013 Baby formula companies are in the hot seat in China again.
Aug 2, 2013 With more American college students heading to China for their summer internships, they're learning that just because it's the world's second largest economy doesn't mean that it's the most developed one. How one group of students got stuck working at a Chinese amusement park.
Jul 30, 2013 Critics are starting to question some details in a report released Monday by the New York-based China Labor Watch, which targeted Chinese factory conditions of Apple supplier Pegatron.
Jul 29, 2013 Marketplace China Correspondent Rob Schmitz wraps up his year-long series about the people on a single street in Shanghai - Changle Lu, or The Street of Eternal Happiness. He revisits two people to find how they're achieving their 'Chinese dreams.'
Jul 25, 2013 Machines are becoming alarmingly intelligent, smart enough to root out crime.
Jul 24, 2013 China’s factories are continuing to struggle, but Europe's economic activity is showing signs of life -- at least for the last month.