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  • Map: Olympic And Tourist Sites In Beijing Thursday, 31 Jul 2008 | 12:15 PM ET

    A map of Olympic venues and noteworthy sites in Beijing, China.

  • Even With "Blue Skies", Is Beijing's Air Safe? Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 11:13 PM ET
    Buildings seen through thick pollution in Beijing, China.

    Beijing has vowed the Olympic Games will take place under blue skies, not the murky "sauna" haze that has shrouded the city recently, but even on apparently clear days pollution levels may not be safe for athletes.

  • China Trade: Post Olympics Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 6:42 PM ET

    Turns out trading the 2008 Olympics has required the fortitude and endurance of a world class athlete. As we reach the homestretch what should be your gameplan?

  • Coke Chairman: We'll Conquer in China Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 10:18 AM ET

    Which beverage maker will win the gold in 2008? Coca-Cola Chairman Neville Isdell told CNBC that sponsoring the Beijing Olympic games gives Coke the world's biggest marketing stage.

  • Why China's Love Of Buicks Is Good News For Americans Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 8:43 AM ET
    CNBC Original Productions: Saving General Motors

    With GM on the verge of soon exporting Buick Enclaves to China, I'm reminded of the people who e-mail me on a regular basis about "China sucking the life out of the American automakers." That's a paraphrase, but you get the point.

  • Investing in China: E-Commerce, Health Care & More Tuesday, 29 Jul 2008 | 3:45 PM ET

    Leading up to the Beijing Olympics, CNBC asked the experts how to capitalize on China’s economic growth.

  • Beijing May Expand Pollution-Cutting Scheme Monday, 28 Jul 2008 | 1:20 AM ET

    Beijing is ready to expand an already drastic pollution-cutting scheme by taking more cars off the roads and shutting more factories if air quality remains a problem during the Olympic Games, state media said on Monday.

  • China to Use Interest Rates to Steer Economy Sunday, 27 Jul 2008 | 9:08 PM ET
    China, Chinese Flag

    China will use a variety of tools, including interest rates, to stabilize growth and keep the world's fourth-largest economy on an even keel, the central bank said on Sunday.

  • Your First Move For Monday July 28th Friday, 25 Jul 2008 | 7:25 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you Monday's best trades, right now!

  • Stocks Stall This Week Friday, 25 Jul 2008 | 6:35 PM ET

    The Dow finished only modestly higher on Friday after better-than-expected consumer sentiment and falling oil prices failed to really ignite investor optimism.

  • Wednesday's Top Videos: Rates, Cramer & More Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 6:21 PM ET

    See what Beijing is doing to tackle its air pollution problems and listen to a CEO's comments on New York's real estate business. Following are today's top videos:

  • Protests, Ambush Marketing Hurt Olympic Brand Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 12:47 AM ET

    Protests against China's policies at home and abroad, as well as marketing techniques used by companies that are not official Olympic sponsors, have made the Beijing games a risky proposition for some sponsors.

  • Beijing Subway Seizes Up as Traffic Taken Off Roads Monday, 21 Jul 2008 | 1:06 AM ET
    Passengers crowd a subway platform in Beijing Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2004. Beijing authorities are to attempt to slow down the city's population growth in an effort to make it easier to live in. The new city plan is for the population to be kept to 18 million by 2020, from its current 14 million. The city in 1993 had set a target of 14 million by 2040, but that figure was reached in 2003, according to the China Daily newspaper. (AP Photo)

    One of Beijing's most important subway lines seized up on Monday when the mass of passengers forced workers to close off entrances for safety on the first working day of pre-Olympic traffic restrictions.

  • Welcome—Communist Party-Style Friday, 18 Jul 2008 | 5:27 PM ET

    The 60 million-member Chinese Communist Party, host of the biggest and most expensive Olympics ever, really wants to welcome you to Beijing. But there are a few rules it wants you to know about.

  • Sinopec Sees Lower Profit on Soaring Crude Prices Thursday, 17 Jul 2008 | 8:30 PM ET

    Top Asian oil refiner Sinopec estimated that its net profit in the first half of this year would fall by more than 50% compared with the same period a year ago after soaring crude prices pushed its refining business deep into the red.

  • Web Extra: Beware Of Broken China? Thursday, 17 Jul 2008 | 7:00 PM ET

    In Thursday’s Web Extra the traders talk China – now growing at its slowest pace since 2005. Also Pete Najarian has more fun with Pharma.

  • China's Economy Slows, Inflation Still High Wednesday, 16 Jul 2008 | 11:31 PM ET
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    China's economy slowed in the second quarter under the weight of slower exports and a drive by the central bank to tighten credit, but inflationary pressures remained uncomfortably high, the government said on Thursday.

  • SPECIAL REPORT: Oil Reversal May Be Imminent Wednesday, 16 Jul 2008 | 10:35 PM ET

    As global demand for oil slows supply should build. Does that mean the energy bull has run its course. Basically, yes. Click here to find out more and tells us what you think!

  • Yum Margins Weaken, Sending Shares Lower Wednesday, 16 Jul 2008 | 5:59 PM ET
    A KFC restaurant in Boston.

    Yum Brands, parent company of Taco Bell, Pizza Hut and KFC, on Wednesday posted a 5 percent rise in quarterly profit, but shares fell more than 5 percent as rising commodity prices ate into restaurant margins in the United States and China.

  • China Says Olympic Sailing Venue Now Algae-Free Wednesday, 16 Jul 2008 | 12:16 AM ET
    Chinese soldiers remove blue green algae from a beach in Qingdao, eastern China, Wednesday, July 2, 2008. A little over a month before the start of the 2008 Olympic Games the venue for the sailing events in Qingdao has been invaded by a forest of blue green algae. City officials say they'll need at least two weeks to clear coastal waters, mobilizing 10,000 workers aboard 1,000 boats. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

    A massive algae bloom that threatened the Olympic Games sailing venue at the Chinese coastal resort of Qingdao has now almost been cleared, state media reported on Wednesday.