Mcdonald's Corp has agreed to sell the
bulk of its Chinese mainland and Hong Kong business to conglomerate
CITIC and US private equity firm Carlyle Group for up to US$2.08
billion, seeking to expand rapidly without using much of its own
Updated: 2017-01-10 11:19
A US veteran of the Iraq war accused of
shooting five people dead and wounding six others at a Florida airport
has been charged with federal crimes that could carry the death penalty.
Updated: 2017-01-09 11:38
China's direct investment in the US is
expected to grow fast in 2017, but political realties pose major
downside risk to it, according to a research report by a US consulting
Updated: 2017-01-03 13:49
Thirty-five people were killed and 40 others wounded in a shooting
attack on a popular nightclub in Istanbul early Sunday morning, said
Istanbul governor Vasip Sahin.
Updated: 2017-01-01 10:44
People attend a candlelight rally to demand President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, Dec. 31, 2016.
Updated: 2017-01-01 10:43