Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Ancient Peruvian technology to fix a water crisis
As the West calls on China to join an oil embargo on Iran, the Asian giant continues to stick to the middle road.
01 Feb 2012 14:20 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, China, India, Iran
President Hu Jintao says China and West engaging in cultural war, and the Chinese should increase cultural production.
17 Jan 2012 11:33 GMT | Politics, China, United Kingdom
As the US dollar's value continues to drop, China looks to invest in gold for stability.
21 Jul 2011 12:33 GMT | Business & Economy, US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Brazil
Newly rich Chinese go to Europe to buy luxury goods and property but Chinese officials want them to spend more at home.
Antoaneta Becker | 15 Jul 2011 12:22 GMT | Business & Economy, US & Canada, China, France, Italy
In Libya alone, China had to repatriate 36,000 workers at a cost of $3bn, leading to scepticism about risky investments.
Antoaneta Becker | 08 Jun 2011 08:26 GMT | Business & Economy, US & Canada, Algeria, China, Egypt
Historically, a European has led the international financial body, but emerging economies want that to change.
Antoaneta Becker | 29 May 2011 12:50 GMT
Although relieved with bin Laden's death, many Chinese are scared where Washington will focus its attention next.
Antoaneta Becker | 06 May 2011 13:54 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, China, Libya
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia