Aug 15, 2013 Milllions of textile workers still work in unsafe conditions four months after the Rana Plaza factory near Dhaka collapsed, causing 1,100 workers to lose their lives. There is much pressure for change, however.
Aug 15, 2013 The "African lion" was caught...barking.
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 6, 2013 First Solar, Inc., has branched out into planning and building large-scale solar power. That strategy has helped the American company rise above plummeting prices for solar panels.
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.
Aug 1, 2013 Manufacturing activity grew last month to its highest level in two years. But is it producing jobs you can raise a family on?