An examination of China's record in Geneva Monday will test the country's willingness to answer international criticism.
Like the 'Asian tigers' before it, China is pushing into higher-end manufacturing and innovation.
An economic stimulus package clause raises concerns of repercussions by US trading partners.
But winning credibility as an objective news source will be a hurdle, experts say.
Despite President Obama's offer to extend a hand if Iran 'unclenched its fist,' Iranian officials say his choice of diplomats calls into question his commitment to change.
A heavily blue-collar economy and the global financial crisis have made it tough for graduates, whose numbers have risen sharply.
US rebuilds ties with Central Asian nation to secure new military supply routes.