WASHINGTON - There were no fancy economic models when former Florida Governor Jeb Bush first said that 4 percent growth should be the overarching goal for the U.S. economy. But it has now become the central economic idea in his developing run for the White House. Full Article
BEIJING - China said on Friday it was "strongly dissatisfied" after a U.S. military plane flew over part of the South China Sea near where China is building artificial islands, and called on the United States to stop such action or risk causing an accident.
HONG KONG - Hewlett-Packard will sell a controlling 51 percent stake in its China-based data-networking business to China's Tsinghua Unigroup for at least $2.3 billion, forming a partnership designed to create a Chinese technology powerhouse. Full Article