Japan Nuclear Plant Operator to Pay Damages

Japan’s government on Friday ordered Tokyo Electric Power Company to begin paying provisional compensation to nearly 50,000 families who lived near the damaged Fukushima-1 nuclear plant. Industry Minister Banri Kaieda says he wants the company to quickly hand out the payments. Kaieda says the money is meant to assist with short-term living expenses for those […]

US Trade Mission Visits India

A trade mission from the United States is in India to explore the potential of a market where a buoyant economy and a growing middle class have American companies looking to take advantage of a huge business opportunity. Representatives from 15 U.S. companies visited the financial hub, Mumbai and the southern IT hub, Hyderabad before […]

丰田召回150万辆汽车

丰田汽车公司正在全世界召回150万辆汽车,这些车辆大部分在美国和日本。欧洲和亚洲国家售出的将近20万辆汽车也受到影响。

赞比亚中资煤矿枪击案中方两主管被控

两名中资煤矿主管被赞比亚警方拘押后,星期一(10月18日)被控以企图谋杀罪名。这两名中国人涉嫌在上个星期五发生的工人抗议活动中开枪打伤了多名矿工。观察家认为,随着中国在非洲投资越来越多,中资公司在人权和劳工权益问题上需要遵从更高的标准。

中国对美国进行301调查提出表示不满

中国商务部进出口公平贸易局负责人星期六表示,美国启动对华清洁能源政策措施301调查向外界发出了贸易保护主义的错误信号,中方对此表示遗憾,并将依据世界贸易组织规则维护自身正当权益。