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Global Politics

Germany's Merkel in China

German chancellor Angela Merkel is in Beijing for a two-day visit expected to focus on the eurzone crisis, Iran and Syria. Accompanied by a 20 strong trade delegation, she is scheduled to meet President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao.


Business, Economics and Jobs

China: good for US economy

Obama described the U.S.'s economic relationship with China as 'positive' and 'constructive' while touting the $45 billion export deal he cemented during President Hu Jintao's visit. We look at how we have benefited from China's growing economy.

Global Politics

Your take: made in China

As President Hu Jintao meets with President Obama in Washington, we are taking a closer look at our dependence on China. Takeaway listeners have been weighing in all things 'made in China.'

China's Climate Fan Fare

At the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York, Chinese President Hu Jintao drew praise for his commitment to fighting climate change. But those skeptical of the praise for the Chinese president say both he and US President Barack Obama had li