Business / Investments in N America

Telecom firms deny US espionage allegations

[2012-09-14 13:17]

Two China-based telecom companies repudiated allegations that they deliberately leave backdoors in their products to assist foreign espionage on US security and commercial secrets.

Telecom firms testify at hearing

[2012-09-14 11:30]

Chinese technology giants Huawei Technologies Co and ZTE Corp denied allegations that their companies pose a security threat or are under the influence of China's government.

CME to launch offshore RMB futures

[2012-09-14 09:26]

CME Group Inc is expanding its overall suite of yuan products by including deliverable offshore renminbi futures, answering increased demand for the currency in overseas markets.

Chinese company making bid for US battery maker

[2012-08-11 01:48]

Wanxiang Group Corp plans to invest up to $450 million in A123 Systems Inc, a US-based producer of lithium-ion batteries.

Chinese company to buy 80% of US battery maker

[2012-08-10 10:47]

China's Wanxiang Group, a leading auto-parts supplier, will take an 80 percent stake in the US battery maker A123 Systems.

Haier taking on America

[2012-08-03 11:38]

Haier quietly celebrated by acknowledging the series of milestones the company has hit since first entering the United States 13 years ago.

Lenovo, EMC enter JV

[2012-08-02 11:52]

Lenovo Group Ltd signed an agreement with EMC Corp to develop and sell server and storage technologies amid slowing growth in the consumer sector.

Lenovo joins EMC on server, storage sectors

[2012-08-01 16:13]

Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group Ltd on Aug 1 signed an agreement with EMC Corp to jointly develop and sell server and storage technologies.

Go global by 'thinking local'

[2012-07-31 10:00]

Chinese companies operating in ever-increasing numbers overseas have contributed significantly to the host countries.

Wanda's AMC deal gets nod from regulators

[2012-07-27 09:08]

Dalian Wanda Group Co Ltd have received all necessary regulatory approvals for the planned acquisition of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc.

CNOOC's Nexen deal expected to open two-way street

[2012-07-25 11:48]

The friendly bid by CNOOC Ltd for the Canadian Nexen Inc gels with the Canadian government's pleas to develop its costly oil sands of northern Alberta.

Wanda's acquisition of AMC approved

[2012-07-09 15:37]

Dalian Wanda Group Corp Ltd's acquisition of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc was approved by the National Development and Reform Commission in June.

Hebei Iron OK'd for overseas investment

[2012-07-09 09:41]

Hebei Iron & Steel Group Co, China's largest steel plant by output, have received greenlight for its interest purchase in a Canadian iron ore project.

Tencent invests in US gaming company

[2012-06-20 14:18]

Chinese IT giant Tencent Holdings Ltd on Tuesday announced it was acquiring a minority stake in Epic Game Inc, a US-based three-dimensional gaming developer.

PetroChina sets its sights on storage, refining in Americas

[2012-05-24 09:50]

PetroChina Co Ltd will focus on storage and refining assets in the Americas this year, as part of its plan to establish three overseas operation center.

Dalian Wanda buys US cinema chain AMC

[2012-05-21 16:28]

A private Chinese firm on Monday announced that it will purchase US movie theater chain AMC Entertainment for $2.6 billion.

BYD plans to produce electric buses in Canada

[2012-05-15 14:41]

Domestic automaker BYD Co has signed an agreement to produce electric buses in Windsor, Canada.

Wanda may buy US cinema chain: NYT

[2012-05-10 09:55]

Dalian Wanda Group Corp Ltd is reported to be in talks with the US' second-largest cinema chain, AMC Entertainment Inc, for a possible acquisition.

Chinese automaker to develop electric car with US partner

[2012-04-26 13:43]

One of China's major privately owned automakers, Great Wall Motors, will work with a US company to develop electric vehicles.