updated 11/1/2006 5:48:38 PM ET 2006-11-01T22:48:38

With over a billion people and the hottest economy in the world, China is changing fast -- and American business is cashing in.

In a five-part series of interviews with leaders in China, CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo looks at some of the investment opportunities being created by the merger of capitalism and Communism

“We are doing all right economically, politically, and socially,” said Donald Tsang, chief executive of Hong Kong, in the first interview. “But, we are only a little, little spot in all of Asia and even a smaller spot in a global setting. But, we try to do our best to make a little contribution toward a better world... particularly a more peaceful world.

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