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China's reform drive is getting closer to its "Dubai moment". The emirate's 2009 refusal to bail out its flagship hol
Japan will boost its military spending in coming years, buying early-warning planes, beach-assault vehicles and troop-carrying aircraft, while seeking closer ties with Asian partners to counter a more militarily assertive China.
The UAE was ranked the 17th globall for merchandise trade for 2012, surpassing India, Sweden and South Africa, according to a World Trade Organisation report.
China topped the list of exporters, while the US came second in the &ld
China landed an unmanned spacecraft on the moon on Saturday, state media reported, in the first such "soft-landing" since 1976, joining the US and the former Soviet Union in managing to accomplish such a feat.
More than 40 Chinese companies have signed up for the 2014 World Future Energy Summit to be hosted by Masdar in Abu Dhabi next year.
The summit will take place from January 20 to 22 in Abu Dhabi, as part of the Abu Dhabi Sustainab
Bilateral trade between the UAE and China hit $21.4 billion during the first half of the year, up nearly 14 per cent compared to the same period in 2012, according to a study.
China’s exports to the UAE stood at $15.4 billio
US Vice President Joe Biden said on Friday that Washington does not accept China's new air defence zone over disputed islands in the East China Sea.
"I was absolutely clear on behalf of my president: We do not recognize t
Brent crude jumped on Monday and hit its highest price since September, boosted early by strong manufacturing data from China and the United States, then rising further on reports that several Russian cargo cancellations had tightened supply.
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic) has opened its state-of-the-art Sabic Technology Center (STC) in Shanghai, built with an initial investment of $100 million.
The centre, one of Sabic’s 17 Sabic global R&D cente
US airlines United , American and Delta, have notified Chinese authorities of flight plans when travelling through an air defence zone Beijing has declared over the East China Sea, following US government advice.
The zone has rais