WASHINGTON — Russia's ongoing dismemberment of Ukraine and the Islamic State's erasing of Middle Eastern borders have distracted attention from the harassment of U.S. Navy aircraft by Chinese fighter jets over the South China Sea. Beijing calls this sea, and the Yellow and East China seas, t…
WASHINGTON — China's financial markets seem to be signaling trouble, as a government crackdown on corruption and loose credit begins to bite and jittery local investors scramble for safety.
SHANGHAI — What Xi Jinping has accomplished over the past year doesn't look like an old-fashioned Communist Party putsch. There aren't red banners in the streets or blaring loudspeakers. But Chinese and Western analysts agree that Xi has achieved a remarkable consolidation of power.
Beijing is a world away from Max Baucus’ Montana home. Fortunately, parts of his new job won’t be foreign to the longest serving member of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee.
Two weeks ago in China, a country with almost no commercial campgrounds and limited cross-country highways, Shane Ott of Billings opened a third Airstream RV dealership.
Karen Beiser, Rocky Mountain College assistant professor of business, second from right, pores over maps of Beijing and Shanghai with students, from left, Alex Welge, Angela Stewart and Christopher Goutagny. The group recently traveled to China to study businesses and culture.
Even the well-traveled among the Rocky Mountain College students recently visiting China were surprised by what they found in the economic powerhouse.
The Billings Chamber/CVB hosted a trip to China in October. The focus of the trip was to introduce Billings-area residents to the quality of life and business in that country. Billings Chamber/CVB supporter Tom Towe was one of more than 40 people traveling with the group. He shares his insig…
With 1.3 billion people, China holds more than one-fifth of the world's population. As economies continue to become more global and Montana industry seeks growth opportunities in manufacturing, coal, wood products, agriculture and other goods and services, you may want to consider understand…
The public is invited to join Rocky Mountain College students on a December 2011 trip to China.
The Parmly Billings Library has unveiled an interactive "word wall" for kids that was purchased with a donation from a late children's librarian.
BEIJING — In booming Beijing, remnants of ancient China are tangible in the Forbidden City.