Bombardier Bombardier C-Series. Bombardier may be about to receive a fresh injection of cash from the far east. According to the FT’s Don Weinland and Peggy Hollinger, the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) has held discussions to either buy a stake in Bombardier’s beleaguered commercial aircraft division or its next generation C-Series airliner program. […]

Vmenkov / Wikimedia, CC A full-size replica of a “middle-sized treasure boat” (63.25 m long) of the Zheng He fleet at the Treasure Boat Shipyard site in Nanjing. In the 1400s, China owned the greatest seagoing fleet in the world, up to 3,500 ships at its peak. (The U.S. Navy today has only 430). Some […]

AP Photo/New Zealand Herald, Alan Gibson LONDON – The risk of a serious trade war between the world’s two largest economies has sharply increased, according to analysts at Deutsche Bank And it may be down to a product known as distillers’ dried grains, an ingredient in animal feed. Last week China increased anti-dumping tariffs on […]

In the beginning of “Star Wars: Episode IV — A New Hope,” rebel leader Princess Leia (RIP the great Carrie Fisher) was captured by the evil Empire. The rebels had managed to steal the plans for the Empire’s secret weapon, the Death Star, and so the Empire’s agents were ruthlessly hunting for them all over the galaxy. […]

KPMG John Veihmeyer, Global Chairman of KPMG. The boss of one of the world’s largest accountancy firms thinks China is “a lot more bullish” than press reports make it out to be and he sees it as a major growth area for 2017. KPMG global chairman John Veihmeyer told Business Insider in an interview that […]