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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US Long-term Visas Issued for Chinese Travelers

US Long-term Visas Issued for Chinese Travelers BEIJING – For his job with IBM, Yang Bo has so far traveled to the United States at least 10 times – and is heading to North Carolina soon for more meetings. Li Aiqi is preparing to start her bachelor’s degree at the Illinois Institute of Technology. And Ye Peng,…

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RES Americas Announces Largest Energy Storage Projects in North America

RES Americas Announces Largest Energy Storage Projects in North America   BROOMFIELD, Colo., Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas), a leader in the development and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in North America, is pleased to announce two grid-scale energy storage projects outside of Chicago that, once completed…

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Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker

Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on the Extension of U.S./China Visa Validity for Business Travelers, Tourists and Students Today, President Obama announced that the United States and the People’s Republic of China are concluding a reciprocal visa validity arrangement that will strengthen our ever-broadening economic and people-to-people ties. Both countries have agreed…

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FACT SHEET: Supporting Economic Growth at Home and Abroad by Eliminating Trade Barriers on Information Technology Products

FACT SHEET: Supporting Economic Growth at Home and Abroad by Eliminating Trade Barriers on Information Technology Products At the APEC leaders meeting today, President Obama announced that the United States and the People’s Republic of China had reached an understanding on a bilateral agreement on expanding the scope of goods covered by the Information Technology…

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