Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.

In this photo a worker operates machines for making yarn at a textile factory in Huaibei, east China's Anhui province.
In this photo a worker operates machines for making yarn at a textile factory in Huaibei, east China's Anhui province.

    JUST WATCHED

    China's manufacturing cheers investors

MUST WATCH

China's manufacturing cheers investors

Chinese factory activity expands for the first time in 13 months.

China's manufacturing cheers investors

Chinese factory activity expands for the first time in 13 months.