CHINESE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHINESE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Chinese woman in seed corn case released on bond http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211292-79/chinese-seed-bond-china.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211292-79/chinese-seed-bond-china.html.csp">Chinese woman in seed corn case released on bond</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T12:39:02.29-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 12:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Des Moines, Iowa • A Chinese woman charged as part of what federal prosecutors say was a conspiracy to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed corn companies is free on bond after a judge said she is a flight risk but can be closely monitored until trial. Mo Yun, a 42-year-old who was charged in this month with conspiring to steal trade secrets, was allowed to post $250,000 bond, must wear a GPS monitor and stay in a home in the Des Moines area between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. daily. Mo sought a pre-trial ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582112922014-07-22T12:39:02.29-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T12:39:02.29-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58211292@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:39:02 MDT China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210468-79/husi-china-meat-mcdonald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210468-79/husi-china-meat-mcdonald.html.csp">China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T12:30:47.098-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King on Tuesday and spread to Japan where McDonald’s said the Chinese supplier accused of selling expired beef and chicken had provided 20 percent of the meat for its chicken nuggets. Chinese authorities expanded their investigation of the meat supplier, Shanghai company Husi Food Co. A day after Husi’s food processing plant in Shanghai was sealed by the China Food and Drug Administration, the agency said Tuesday that inspec...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582104682014-07-22T12:30:47.098-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T12:30:47.098-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210468@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:30:47 MDT Chinese woman in trade secrets case seeks release http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58196040-79/seed-chinese-yun-bird.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58196040-79/seed-chinese-yun-bird.html.csp">Chinese woman in trade secrets case seeks release</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID PITT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T18:06:01.634-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 06:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Des Moines • The value of the patented seed allegedly stolen from U.S. seed corn companies likely exceeds $500 million, federal prosecutors said Thursday, higher than previous estimates. The new estimate surfaced in a custody hearing Thursday for Mo Yun, a Chinese woman charged in Iowa as part of what prosecutors say was a conspiracy involving seven employees of a Chinese agriculture biotechnology company to steal trade secrets. Additional information gathered as part of the investigation into t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581960402014-07-17T18:06:01.634-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T18:06:01.634-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196040@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:06:01 MDT Alibaba may push back its IPO until September http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58196070-79/alibaba-chinese-ipo-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58196070-79/alibaba-chinese-ipo-companies.html.csp">Alibaba may push back its IPO until September</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leslie Picker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T18:06:01.755-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 06:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. will wait until September to conduct its U.S. initial public offering, a person with knowledge of the matter said, as it seeks regulatory approval of its prospectus. The Chinese e-commerce giant had been targeting an early August debut that would have had its executives on the road to meet investors as soon as this month, people familiar with the situation said as recently as Wednesday. The company is now seeking to avoid rushing the deal as it continues tal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196070@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:06:01 MDT Samsung suspends China supplier over child labor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58182542-79/labor-samsung-child-chinese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58182542-79/labor-samsung-child-chinese.html.csp">Samsung suspends China supplier over child labor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 09:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul • Samsung Electronics Co. said it has suspended business ties with a Chinese supplier that allegedly hired children. The South Korean company, which is the world’s biggest smartphone maker, said in its blog Monday it had found possible evidence of child labor and illegal hiring at Dongguan Shinyang Electronics Co. Samsung said last week it would urgently look into the Chinese supplier following a New York-based watchdog’s report that it hired at least five children under the age of 16. Chi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581825422014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The effort began earlier this year, when Chinese business leaders offered donations after hearing Sen. Howard Stephenson speak in Philadelphia about government and the language program. The business leaders were traveling around the U.S. as part of a trip the senator’s son, Dan Stephenson, hel...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174852@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:21:49 MDT Chinese officials will buy more electric cars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58179347-79/cars-electric-energy-vehicles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58179347-79/cars-electric-energy-vehicles.html.csp">Chinese officials will buy more electric cars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T09:43:01.82-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 09:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • At least 30 percent of newly purchased government cars will be electric and other types of “new energy vehicles,” China’s official news agency reported Sunday, as the country attempts to tackle air pollution and encourage the electric car market. A joint plan from five government ministries and departments calls for about a third of cars bought for state use from 2014 to 2016 to rely on clean energy, and the percentage will be raised year by year after that, the Xinhua News Agency said...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581793472014-07-13T09:43:01.82-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-13T09:43:01.82-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Passenger vehicle sales rose 11.5 percent last month over a year earlier to 1.56 million vehicles, down from May’s 13.9 percent growth, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers said. From January to June, passenger vehicle sales are up 11.2 percent to 9.63 million. Auto sales growth in China has been ste...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581651722014-07-09T09:16:02.114-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T09:16:02.114-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The trade deficit narrowed 5.6 percent in May to $44.4 billion after hitting a two-year high of $47 billion in April, the Commerce Department reported Thursday. Exports of goods and services rose 1 percent to a record $195.5 billion in May while imports fell a slight 0.3 percent to $239.8 billion. A lower trade deficit boosts overall ec...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581462252014-07-03T09:45:02.211-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T09:45:02.211-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58146225@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:45:02 MDT Chinese woman charged in trade secrets theft case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142667-79/seed-corn-yun-indictment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142667-79/seed-corn-yun-indictment.html.csp">Chinese woman charged in trade secrets theft case</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T14:14:47.142-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 02:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Des Moines • The wife of a Chinese company’s chairman was arrested in California after she was charged in an indictment filed Wednesday in federal court in Des Moines with conspiracy to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed corn companies. Mo Yun, 42, was arrested Tuesday in Los Angeles. She is a citizen of China. A spokesman for U.S. Attorney Nicholas Klinefeldt said he could not comment on whether she was in the U.S. on a work or visitor visa or why she was in California. Her arrest is the latest...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581426672014-07-02T14:14:47.142-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T14:14:47.142-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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In Europe, shares in BNP Paribas rose after the French bank said it had enough funds to pay a nearly $9 billion settlement of charges it violated U.S. trade sanctions. Market sentiment, which had been lackluster during Asian trading hours, improved after the Institute for Supply Management said U.S. manufacturing activity grew in June, albeit at a slower pace than in May. Earlier, the equiva...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581375262014-07-01T10:08:02.531-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T10:08:02.531-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58137526@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 10:08:02 MDT Samsung discovers problems with Chinese suppliers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58137512-79/suppliers-samsung-chinese-audit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58137512-79/suppliers-samsung-chinese-audit.html.csp">Samsung discovers problems with Chinese suppliers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T09:55:02.734-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 09:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">SEOUL, South Korea • Samsung said Tuesday an external audit found labor violations at dozens of its suppliers in China including failure to provide safety gear and excessive working hours. Samsung Electronics Co. released the findings covering 100 of the company’s Chinese suppliers in its annual social responsibility report. It has at least 200 suppliers in China. Samsung, the world’s largest smartphone maker, faced allegations in 2012 of child labor and other violations in China. New York-based...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581375122014-07-01T09:55:02.734-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T09:55:02.734-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58137512@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 09:55:02 MDT Hostile bid for Club Med threatens existing deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58134540-79/club-med-offer-bonomi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58134540-79/club-med-offer-bonomi.html.csp">Hostile bid for Club Med threatens existing deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID JOLLY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T16:30:02.144-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 04:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris — An Italian private equity investor Monday announced a hostile offer for Club Méditerranée, threatening a deal agreed to last year in which the vacation resort group would be acquired by French and Chinese investors. Andrea C. Bonomi, senior partner of Investindustrial, said the offer, by a consortium in which his company is the majority investor, valued the iconic French company at about $1.1 billion. The new offer was more than the $763 million offered last year by Fosun International, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58134540@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:30:02 MDT World stocks struggle after mixed economic reports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123089-79/percent-stocks-0.1-chinese.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123089-79/percent-stocks-0.1-chinese.csp">World stocks struggle after mixed economic reports</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KELVIN CHAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T09:31:01.848-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 09:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hong Kong • World stock struggled on Friday after reports showed growth was weak in U.S. consumer spending and Chinese industrial profits, casting doubts on how strongly the world’s two biggest economies can rebound. After Asian indexes closed lower, European stocks failed to make much headway. France’s CAC 40 was flat at 4,441.54 while Germany’s DAX edged up 0.1 percent to 9,818.61. The FTSE 100 index of leading British companies rose 0.2 percent to 6,748.47. U.S. stocks were poised to open low...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581230892014-06-27T09:31:01.848-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T09:31:01.848-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123089@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:31:01 MDT Chinese company sets aside ‘Transformer’ dispute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103436-79/pangu-paramount-beijing-film.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103436-79/pangu-paramount-beijing-film.html.csp">Chinese company sets aside ‘Transformer’ dispute</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T09:47:01.589-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 09:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • Paramount Pictures and a Beijing property developer said Monday they had smoothed out a dispute over the new “Transformer” movie, which will be released in China as scheduled. The Beijing Pangu Investment Co. Ltd. said the two sides “have gained mutual trust and reached understanding” after friendly negotiations, days after it demanded edits to remove any reference to its property over an alleged contractual default. “Because a third party created some misunderstanding, we were having ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581034362014-06-23T09:47:01.589-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T09:47:01.589-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103436@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:47:01 MDT Ni hao, y’all: U.S. hinterlands woo Chinese firms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103245-79/chinese-china-county-plant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103245-79/chinese-china-county-plant.html.csp">Ni hao, y’all: U.S. hinterlands woo Chinese firms</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL WISEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T08:57:02.074-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 08:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pine Hill, Ala. • Burdened with Alabama’s highest unemployment rate, long abandoned by textile mills and furniture plants, Wilcox County desperately needs jobs. They’re coming, and from a most unlikely place: Henan Province, China, 7,600 miles away. Henan’s Golden Dragon Precise Copper Tube Group opened a plant here last month. It will employ more than 300 in a county known less for job opportunities than for lakes filled with bass, pine forests rich with wild turkey and boar and muddy roads bes...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581032452014-06-23T08:57:02.074-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T08:57:02.074-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103245@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08:57:02 MDT Chinese PM visits investment in major Greek port http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58093577-79/investment-piraeus-china-greece.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58093577-79/investment-piraeus-china-greece.html.csp">Chinese PM visits investment in major Greek port</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-20T09:04:03.954-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 09:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Athens • Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang visited Friday Greece’s largest port of Piraeus, where his country has made a big investment, as part of a three-day trip focusing on business deals. China’s Cosco has a concession to operate two of three container terminals in Piraeus, one of the largest foreign investments in the country and one which Greece hopes will transform the country into a regional transportation hub. “The port of Piraeus can become China’s entry gate into Europe,” Li said. “T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580935772014-06-20T09:04:03.954-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-20T09:04:03.954-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58093577@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:04:03 MDT As LED Industry Evolves, China Elbows Ahead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58081192-79/china-chinese-industry-low.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58081192-79/china-chinese-industry-low.html.csp">As LED Industry Evolves, China Elbows Ahead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEITH BRADSHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T19:09:02.289-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 07:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Guangzhou, China - A year ago, China’s light-emitting diode industry seemed like a case study of industrial policy gone awry. Hundreds of factories built all over eastern China, often with lavish clean-energy subsidies from state-owned banks and local governments, were operating at half capacity. Now demand is surging, and the Chinese manufacturers suddenly find their factories running at full tilt, churning out LEDs faster and cheaper than global rivals. With a price war underway, the Chinese a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58081192@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:09:02 MDT Vietnam, China make no progress in oil rig talks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58083590-68/china-rig-vietnam-vietnamese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58083590-68/china-rig-vietnam-vietnamese.html.csp">Vietnam, China make no progress in oil rig talks</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T08:13:02.467-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 08:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hanoi, Vietnam • A top Chinese diplomat and Vietnamese officials made no progress in talks Wednesday about an increasingly bitter confrontation over a giant oil rig China deployed in the disputed South China Sea, officials said. State Councilor Yang Jiechi is the most senior Chinese diplomat to visit Vietnam since China placed the rig off the Vietnamese coast last month. Both countries have accused the other of violating their territorial rights and instigating clashes between ships around the r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580835902014-06-18T08:13:02.467-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-18T08:13:02.467-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58083590@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:13:02 MDT Indian-Chinese officials talking trade, partnerships http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58045929-79/china-india-modi-foreign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58045929-79/china-india-modi-foreign.html.csp">Indian-Chinese officials talking trade, partnerships</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KATY DAIGLE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T10:22:01.614-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 10:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New Delhi • India’s new prime minister, Narendra Modi, continued his strong focus on foreign policy in his first weeks in office, meeting Monday with China’s foreign minister for talks aimed at reviving trade and building an economic partnership. Both India and China have dismissed the idea that past tensions, particularly over a border dispute, should hold the Asian giants back from cooperating economically. The Indian foreign ministry said the two sides shared “an understanding that respect fo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580459292014-06-09T10:22:01.614-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-09T10:22:01.614-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58045929@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 10:22:01 MDT