China plans to invest more than 5 billion euros ($5.5 billion) in the Great Stone Industrial Park east of Minsk. Critics say it provides little benefit to the country.
The Chinese government has adopted a 'Made in China 2025' economic development strategy which is emerging as a huge risk to Germany's economic base, says economist Christian Rusche from the IW think tank in Cologne.
Intellectual property (IP) is back in focus after US President Trump asked his trade office to look into the issue of China allegedly stealing American technology and IP, and eroding US firms' competitive edge.
Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn is planning to open a big plant in Wisconsin, United States, the White House has announced. US President Donald Trump said the investment would not have happened without him.
Venezuela might look bad right now amid protests, scarce food and political turmoil. But analysts warn the worsening debt crisis could greatly exacerbate the dire situation - and possibly force a regime change.
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