Eunice Yoon, NBR, CNBC.com’s Posts

Cybersecurity will be high on the agenda when Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Barack Obama get together during President Xi’s seven-day state visit to the U.S. But far way from the pomp and ceremony, a self-proclaimed hacker huddles in front of a computer in his office in southern China. The former military officer …

A British investigator linked to the U.K. drug giant GlaxoSmithKline was convicted in China on Friday in a case that many in the international business community believe highlights the risks of conducting due diligence on Chinese companies and investments. The investigator, Peter Humphrey, and his American wife Yu Yingzeng werefound guilty of illegally acquiring personal information of Chinese nationals, …

China confirmed an investigation into Microsoft on Tuesday, saying the U.S. tech giant is suspected of monopolistic practices. On its website, the State Administration for Industry and Commerce cited compatibility issues for the Windows OS and Office software. It said about 100 officers raided Microsoft’s offices in various cities across China to gather more information into the way …

Chinese police have arrested five employees of a U.S. food supplier. The company is being accused of selling expired beef and chicken to large U.S. corporations.

While the West ramps up pressure on Russia and its President Vladimir Putin over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine, Moscow is finding some support from the East. Read More Stocks lower as geopolitical worries weigh Since the weekend Chinese media have been highly critical of the approach of Western nations such as the U.S., saying …

At the Garage café in Beijing’s version of Silicon Valley, investor Chandler Guo is closely monitoring the price of his favorite investment: the bitcoin. The 30-year-old says he owns a thousand of them and has been watching their value shrink all week. “I hope everyone just calms down,” he said. “A lot of overseas traders …

Was Zeng Chengjie, who’s been likened to Bernie Madoff and was executed by China, a perpetrator or a pawn of a flawed a money system?