Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve Board delivers his keynote speech at the sixth European Central Bank (ECB) Central Banking conference in Frankfurt, Friday Nov. 19, 2010.
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November 19, 2010 Speaking in Frankfurt the Fed Chairman bluntly criticized countries who keep their currency undervalued. He says any problems caused them by the Fed plan, are basically their own fault.
November 4, 2010 The new Forbes list of the world's most powerful people is out -- and Chinese President Hu Jintao is in the top spot, just ahead of President Obama.
October 4, 2010 China's Premier Wen Jiabao defended his country's internet policy on CNN. His defense was not the strongest defense ever made.
August 24, 2010 China's mega, 11-day traffic jam is linked to the illegal coal trade, according to a report in the Christian Science Monitor.
August 24, 2010 Chinese Airline Crash Kills At Least 43 At Yichun Airport
August 16, 2010 China's economy appears to have surpassed Japan's for good and is on track to top the U.S. by 2030. China is helped by being a developing economy with plenty of room to expand while the mature U.S. economy appears poised for slower growth.
August 9, 2010 The move allows China to boast about its attempts to green its economy and keeps the nation on track as a low-cost producer of the world's goods.
July 20, 2010 China overtakes U.S. as the world's largest energy consumer.
June 30, 2010 Both countries need fossil fuels to sustain economic growth. And they're competing for oil contracts in developing countries around the world.
June 29, 2010 Controlling the flow of online information is like trying to win at Whack-A-Mole. That's, essentially, the game that Google and China are playing with each other over the filtering of search results.
June 21, 2010 China's currency move cheered world financial markets but doubts remained about how far officials there would allow their currency to strengthen.
June 21, 2010 How the heck does one clearly write or talk about Chinese currency? Is it about renminbis, or yuan? After some research, this blogger is still quite confused.
May 10, 2010 "Harry Potter And The Filler Of Big"...on Chinese Harry Potter bootlegs.
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March 19, 2010 Is China manipulating its currency? What does it even mean to manipulate a currency, anyway, and how does a country do it? On today's Planet Money, Alex Blumberg and David Kestenbaum explain the whole Chinese currency thing.
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October 9, 2009 On today's Planet Money, Ian Bremmer and Kishore Mahbubani look at the inexorable rise of China.
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