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Arizona looks to sweeten China ties

The governor of Arizona, a former CEO of an ice cream chain, is looking to scoop up more trade with China.

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Ma stresses role of business in China-US ties

Ten prominent business leaders from China, led by Jack Ma, founder and executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, and 10 from the US, led by Stephen Schwarzman, chairman and CEO of The Blackstone Group, gathered in Washington for the inaugural US-China Business Leaders Summit on Tuesday.

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Alibaba woos US small businesses

China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group chose Detroit, Michigan, to stage its inaugural two-day Gateway ’17 Summit, which kicked off on Tuesday and is designed to educate American small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) on the Chinese market and consumer demands to ultimately help them sell to China.

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iPhone supplier Foxconn eyes US

Could Wisconsin, Michigan, or Pennsylvania become the home of a Foxconn plant that might employ 50,000 to make parts for Apple iPhones?

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Soccer gets big boost in China

China and FIFA on Wednesday vowed to deepen cooperation, as President Xi Jinping stressed the goal of gradually raising the level of Chinese soccer.

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China key to slow growth in energy use, carbon emission

China played a critical role in the slower growth of global energy demand and consumption as well as the nearly flat growth of carbon emissions in 2016, according to the latest BP world energy report.

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