Vice-Premier Assures on US Economic Ties

Vice-Premier Assures on US Economic Ties Chinese Vice-Premier Wang Yang has assured US officials and business communities that his country’s policy for developing the China-US economic relationship will not change despite China’s expanding economy. He made the comment on Wednesday afternoon in Chicago at a conference called US-China: A Shared Vision of Economic Leadership. It…

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State Department Releases January 2015 Visa Bulletin

State Department Releases January 2015 Visa Bulletin Posted on December 19, 2014 by Littler Mendelson By Michelle A. White   The U.S. Department of State has released the January 2015 Visa Bulletin, which summarizes visa availability for individuals seeking U.S. Permanent Residence. As compared to the December 2013 Visa Bulletin, some significant movement occurred in…

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ZTE, NBA Team Partners in Business, Charity

ZTE, NBA Team Partners in Business, Charity ZTE USA CEO Cheng Lixin and Houston Rockets CEO Tad Brown announced their joint holiday charity program Season of Giving prior to the second annual ZTE Title Night on Saturday at the Toyota Center. Both Cheng and Brown indicated that a year and a half into the partnership,…

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Obama Upbeat on Future of US-China Ties

US President Barack Obama on Wednesday expressed his optimism over US-China relations and the Chinese economy in a roundtable with top business leaders. Obama described his recent meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing as “very productive”. “And obviously we had some significant deliverables,” he said, without elaborating. During Obama’s trip to Beijing for…

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CGCC Member ZTE’s New York Knicks NBA Sponsorship

Thanks to CGCC Member ZTE for New Years Celebration at Knicks NBA Game   Tuesday, December 2, 2014 — China General Chamber of Commerce – U.S.A. staff and friends went to the December 2nd, 2014 NBA between the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets at Madison Square Garden in New York City. ZTE USA,…

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China Joins Thanksgiving Parade Fun in NY

China Joins Thanksgiving Parade Fun in NY For the first time in Macy’s 88-year Thanksgiving parade history in New York, there was a Chinese float, the Beauty of Beijing. The float featured tourism sites in Beijing, a band playing both Chinese and American songs, flag dancers and lion-dancing. People waved to the lion-dancing performers and…

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New U.S.-China Visa Policy a “Game-Changer”

New U.S.-China Visa Policy a “Game-Changer” Within a week of the extended US-China visa policy being announced, more than 7,000 10-year visas were issued to Chinese citizens by the US Consulate General in Shanghai. China Daily reporters explore the impact on both countries of what the White House called a “game changer”. Tourism expected to…

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Huawei Makes World’s Top 100 Brands List

Huawei Makes World’s Top 100 Brands List China’s private company Huawei has made it to a list of the world’s top 100 brands, according to the ranking released on Thursday. The Best Global Brands ranking released by global consultancy Interbrand sees Huawei placed at the 94th with its brand value put at 4.3 billion U.S.…

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The Waldorf Astoria’s Hefty Price Tag

The Waldorf Astoria’s Hefty Price Tag It’s the most ever paid for a New York City hotel: $1.95 billion for the Waldorf Astoria. Is the price right? Will it set a new bar for prices paid by Chinese investors? Liu Lian reports from New York Beijing-based Anbang Insurance Group made a big splash last month…

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