May 28, 2012
Despite their name, rare earths are common. And now countries besides China, like Malaysia, are exploring how to make money mining for the key component in electronics.
May 25, 2012
Figures out today show Chinese manufacturing fell for the seventh month in a row. Countries like Australia and South Africa could suffer more than the U.S.
May 23, 2012
A survey finds more money does not equal more happiness in China.
May 21, 2012
It’s a lot of money, but Chinese ownership is no big deal for most Americans.
May 20, 2012
The Dalian Wanda group, a major Chinese real estate developer, has purchased America's second-largest movie theater chain for $2.6 billion.
May 18, 2012
The U.S. believes China is dumping solar panels at below-market prices in America and has hit back with a penalty of 31 percent. That tariff is surprisingly steep and many in China are not reacting well. Could they backfire?
May 17, 2012
Mongolia saw its economy grow faster than any other country's last year. China has invested heavily in its vast coal reserves, but Mongolia is wary.
May 15, 2012
Will weak economic indicators out of Beijing be enough to hurt the U.S. economy? Economists differ.
May 14, 2012
A wave of disappointing news about China's economy could push up inflation there and curb sales of U.S. products.