Ethiopia trying to become manufacturing center in Africa on the back of Chinese investment.
Seattle, Prague, Genoa, Melbourne. More than a decade ago, these cities were hosts to violent protests against a nebulous enemy: "globalization".
China's economy will maintain stable and moderate growth momentum in 2014, the Year of the Horse, the country's top statistician said.
Mia Li was stark naked the first time she tried her hand at stand-up comedy. The bar remained silent after she told her first joke. Soap has a tendency to do that.
For almost a year Li Bin, a painter from Shanghai, has buried himself in piles of books and DVDs about the life of Nelson Mandela.
China will introduce a new, fairer and more efficient administrative model for foreign investment, according to the Commerce Ministry.
China needs to understand more about its own identity and values in order to develop effective soft power abroad, says Michael Barr, lecturer in international politics at Newcastle University, England.
A band of friends is celebrating a reunion with a grand luncheon. The food is piled high on the lazy Susan and the room is properly heated.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's nationalistic policies will "not go far", as his country's economic interests are intertwined with the world's, especially in Asia, a veteran diplomat says.