Chinese state media say a huge explosion at a container port in the northeastern city of Tianjin has injured at least 300 people.
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A local author opens up about her trip to Tibet and shares what she learned on the journey.
The luxurious North Carolina estate established by the Vanderbilt family is exploring China as a possible market for wines it sells under Biltmore Estate's brand name.
State Representative Susi Hamilton joined a team of seventeen General Assembly and other NC leaders to meet with Chinese investors focused on building businesses in the Wilmington and southeastern North Carolina area. The meeting took place in Shenzhen, China.
Gov. Bev Perdue wants Chinese business and education leaders to consider steering more students to North Carolina colleges and universities.
Duke University has established a special
faculty council and taken other steps to alleviate concerns about
the school's construction of a new campus in China.
China's president is making a state visit to the United States and Chinese business and government leaders are making a side visit to North Carolina as both countries aim to increase trade.