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Local news for Hebei, China continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Pollution, smoking, obesity and accidents kill 4.7m Chinese a year

A man wearing a mask is seen on a street in Beijing in this May 2, 2013 file photograph.


Related Topix: World News, China, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Emory University

3 hrs ago |

Taiwanese Actor Released After Drug Arrest

Taiwanese actor Kai Ko broke down in tears on Friday as he apologised to fans following his recent arrest on drug charges alongside Jackie Chan 's son.


Related Topix: Drugs, Jaycee Chan, World News, China

3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Where foreign students are coming from

Foreign countries are sending tens of thousands of students to American universities every year, propping up school budgets and contributing billions of dollars to the U.S. economy.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, China, India, Entertainment

7 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

Ko Chen-tung bows at press meeting to express regrets of taking drugs

Movie star Kai Ko, also known as Ko Chen-tung, weeps at a press meeting held to express his regrets of taking drugs in Beijing, China, Aug. 29, 2014.


Related Topix: Drugs, China, Asia, World News

12 hrs ago | BioMed Central

Timely measles vaccination in Tianjin, China: a cross-sectional study ...

Measles is a highly infectious disease, and timely administration of two doses of vaccine can ensure adequate protection against measles for all ages in a population.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, World News, China,

16 hrs ago | Environmental Leader

Clean-Tech Companies Among 2015 Tech Pioneers

As Technology Pioneers, the companies have demonstrated the ability to harness creativity to design and create transformative products and technologies, the World Economic Forum says.


Related Topix: China, World News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

International Monetary Fund

Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF

MR. RICE: Good morning, everyone, and welcome to this briefing on behalf of the International Monetary.


Related Topix: China, World News

Engineering Times

Lead Structural Engineer

Little, nationally and locally recognized as a "Best Firm to Work For", is dedicated to enhancing client performance by orchestrating the right mix of expertise, creativity and innovation to deliver results beyond architecture.


Related Topix: Durham, NC, World News, China, Interior Design

South China Morning Post

Commodities trading the latest move by Shanghai to talk up free trade zone

Shanghai Free-trade Zone is the first Hong Kong-like free trade area in mainland China.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Li Keqiang, Canada,


Jang Keun Suk praises Tang Wei`s...

South Korean actor Jang Keun Suk and Chinese actress Bai Baihe attend the 2014 Korean Film Festival in Beijing, China, 27 August 2014.


Related Topix: China, World News, Entertainment

Daily Times

No change in policy on Japan, says China : August 28, 2014,

SHANGHAI/BEIJING China on Thursday rejected remarks by former Japanese prime minister Yasuo Fukuda that Beijing had expressed willingness to improve ties between Asia's two biggest economies, and said there was no change in its policy on Tokyo.


Related Topix: China, World News, Yasuo Fukuda

Asia News Network

A tale of a cosmetics mule in Hong Kong

Every six months or so, whenever I return to my family home in Tianjin, China, from Hong Kong where I now live, I cross the airport customs surreptitiously with all sorts of intoxicating products stowed in my suitcase.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Hong Kong, Travel, Asia Travel, Hong Kong, China Travel, China Travel, China, Watches


UPDATE 1-Yingli Green cuts shipment forecast as demand slips

Yingli Green Energy Holding Co Ltd reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss and cut its forecast for 2014 panel shipments as demand begins to falter due to U.S. duties on China- and Taiwan-made solar products.


Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, China, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Antigua-Barbuda PM negotiates over RMB200 million assistance package from China

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Antigua and Barbuda, Central America, Li Keqiang

Wall Street Journal

Creative Cops: Why China's Police Chiefs Are...

As China seeks to foster a new spirit of innovation, it may need look no further than its police stations.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Inventions, Science / Technology, Opinion


Gary Chaw to have a third child?

Taiwanese singer Gary Chaw and his son Joe and daughter Grace attend a press conference for Chaw`s concert in Beijing, China, 26 August 2014.


Related Topix: China, World News, Entertainment


Sheepdog Study Yields Simple Explanation For Dogs' Awesome Herding Ability

When it comes to getting unruly livestock to toe the line, sheepdogs certainly know their stuff.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, World News, China

Medical News Today

Blood-cerebrospinal fluid barrier function impaired by acrylamide

Growing evidence indicates that neurotoxins, such as tributyltin, manganese and nanoparticles, may disrupt the function of the blood-brain and blood-cerebrospinal fluid barriers.


Related Topix: China, World News, Medicine

The Washington Post

China, Vietnam say they'll negotiate sea disputes

In this photo released by China's Xinhua news agency, Vietnamese special envoy Le Hong Anh, left, poses with Liu Yunshan, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, prior to a meeting in Beijing Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.


Related Topix: China, Asia, World News,

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Asia's old communities vanishing amid rapid growth

In this photo taken Aug. 2, 2014, the Chinatown Gate, a key land mark that was built in 2002 to commemorate the 72nd birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyedej, stands at the main entrance to Chinatown in Bangkok, Thailand.


Related Topix: World News, Thailand, China