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Chinese companies have gone on a buying spree in Europe, investing a good twenty billion euros here in 2015. Economist Shuwen Bian has been taking a closer look at this phenomenon. Grit Hofmann rides along with her to Duisburg, where the Chinese state-owned WISCO Corporation has acquired a subsidiary of ThyssenKrupp. For more information and videos go to: http://www.dw.de/program/made-in-germany/s-3066-9798
Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Voters in Myanmar will be going to the first elections in 20 years on Sunday, even as the military government faces severe international trade sanctions. But China continues to invest billions of dollars, fuelled mostly by an appetite for natural resources. Al Jazeera's correspondent, not being named due to Myanmar's reporting restrictions, reports from Mandalay where the signs of China's growing influence are clearly visible. (Nov 05, 2010) At Al Jazeera English, we focus on people and events that affect people's lives. We bring topics to light that often go under-reported, listening to all sides of the story and giving a 'voice to the voiceless.' Reaching more than 270 million households in over 140 countries across the globe, ou...
The US just pledged $14 billion to invest in African businesses and infrastructure, while China has been doing so for years. Here's why both are betting on Africa as the next big global market. Learn More: A Brief Guide to This Week's U.S.-Africa Summit http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2014/08/03/a-brief-guide-to-this-weeks-u-s-africa-summit/ "President Barack Obama has invited the leaders of nearly 50 African nations for the first ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. on Monday through Wednesday." 5 reasons Obama's Africa leaders' summit matters http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/04/politics/white-house-africa-summit/ "By any measure it's historic: The vast majority of Africa's leaders flying to Washington at the invite of the President, whose father was born on the contin...
The ski season may be ending, but many people in China believe the sport here is just beginning China is a country where a growing number of people have enough time and money to go skiing and snowboarding. At this resort in Chongli, Hebei province, Asia Ruan Hoffman, a Chinese skier, says that she feels snowboarding in particular is getting more popular: "A few years ago since I started learning snowboarding there weren't so many people, especially snowboarders, because I think when people chose what to do they usually choose the easier one, the skiing. But now there are more because all the guys, they want to be cool. And also the girls, as well." The Chinese Ski Association says the number of skiers in China grew from around one million in 1996 to 6 million in 2013. And many believ...
Welcome to Episode 1 of my FIFA 17 Road to Glory Career Mode where I ruin English football with the financial might of China! We are finally in the Premier League and China have invested 250 million in players to keep them in the top flight. This is how China ruins football! Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/bmonusgamer Link to Nicky Romero Remix: https://soundcloud.com/cev3/nicky-romero-vicetone-let-me-feel-cev3-remix Thumbnail by: @TRayALLDay Check out his YT Channel Here: https://www.youtube.com/user/FIFATRayALLDay Also check out The Great Wall starring Matt Damon, still in theaters now!
Zimbabwe recently received a healthcare boost from the Chinese government. The move is part of continued relations between China and Zimbabwe. It follows Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to the southern African nation in December.
he SGMW has invested $700 million in Indonesia, and is now building its first Indonesian manufacturing base amid Chinese carmakers' overseas investment boom. Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cctvnewschina Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTVNEWS Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CCTVNEWSbeijing Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing
The Iskandar economic region in southern Malaysia sits just an hour’s drive from downtown Singapore. When it was born 10 years ago, it aimed to become something like to what Shenzhen was to Hong Kong -- a spacious and lower cost hinterland primarily for Singaporean homebuyers and businesses. But Iskandar lies at a strategic point on the Belt and Road route, and companies based there enjoy tariff-free access to the ASEAN economic community. And that’s starting to attract Chinese manufacturers and other industries to set up there. Rian Maelzer (PRON. RYAN MELT-zer) reports from Johor (PRON JOE-hor), Southern Malaysia.
Football fans in Beijing will get a rare treat on Monday when Manchester rivals, City and United, play each other in a friendly. In recent weeks, China has been using its wealth to buy some of Europe’s biggest clubs and star players. And now, a Chinese businessman wants to launch a rival tournament to the European Champions League, which could make some clubs even richer. Al Jazeera’s Adrian Brown reports from Beijing. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
Despite Brazil's humiliating 7 to 1 defeat to Germany in last year's World Cup, Brazilian footballers remain country's one of the greatest exports and now top players are heading to China. CCTV's Lucrecia Franco filed this report from Rio de Janeiro.
Michael Voss reports from Havana, Cuba where one of the leading figures in Cuba's cigar industry is setting up a join venture in Hong Kong. Subscribe to BizAsiaAmerica: http://goo.gl/FMKaBj Follow CCTV America: Twitter: http://bit.ly/15oqHSy Facebook: http://on.fb.me/172VKne »» Watch CCTV America 7:00pm -- 9:00pm EST daily «« Washington, DC (and greater area) • MHz - Channel 3 • COMCAST (Xfinity) - Channel 273 • FiOS (Verizon) - Channel 277 New York City • Time Warner - Channel 134 • FiOS (Verizon) - Channel 277 Los Angeles • Charter Cable - Channel 562 • Time Warner - Channel 155 Satellite Nationwide • DISH TV - Channel 279
China is going to invest 250 million dollars in Ukraine in order to modernize the industrial capacities of the Ukrainian company "Motor Sich." _ Follow UATV English: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UATVEN Twitter: https://twitter.com/UATV_en Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/uatv.en Medium: https://medium.com/@UATV_English
China is investing hundreds of billions of dollars into the Belt and Road Initiative -- a plan to boost trade between Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. Photographer Davide Monteleone describes his experience along the route and how people are reacting to the plan. Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgS Watch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1PO0dkx Like "CBSN" on Facebook HERE: http://on.fb.me/1o3Deb4 Follow "CBSN" on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1V4qhIu Get the latest news and best in original reporting from CBS News delivered to your inbox. Subscribe to newsletters HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1RqHw7T Get your news on the go! Download CBS News mobile apps HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1Xb1WC8 Get new episodes of shows you lov...
In a major overseas investment, a Chinese company has opened one of Asia’s biggest sugar processing mills in Cambodia. The mill will create thousands of new jobs, boosting the country’s economy. The Cambodian prime minister performed the opening ceremony. CCTV’s Martin Lowe reports the story.
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Zimbabwe's health care sector has suffered from years of neglect and much of the infrastructure is in disrepair. But $100m worth of new equipment, bought with a loan from China, should help. Al Jazeera's Victoria Gatenby reports. More on our website: http://aljazeera.com Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/AJEngligh Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Find us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/aljazeera
As the U.S. unveils a new plan to tackle climate change, China is continuing to develop domestic sources of green energy. As the U.S. unveils a new plan to tackle climate change, China is continuing to develop domestic sources of green energy. China has invested heavily in a major wind corridor near Beijing. CCTV's Ning Hong filed this report from Hebei Province.