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4 hrs ago | Asia News Network

BEIJING: Chinese cuisine packs a soft power punch

Mention China and most Westerners will think about its food. This is not surprising given the popularity of Chinese cuisine in the West, where some countries have more restaurants serving Chinese dishes than the traditional local fair.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Xinhuanet

Passenger train derails in central China

One coach of a passenger train derailed between cities of Changyang and Yichang in central China's Hubei Province on Saturday morning, and no casualties have been reported yet, local railways authorities said.

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Sampan

English Eco Leadership Camp works to clean up China's environment

Last year, my fiancA©e, Sherry Ma, thought about moving to China, but I didn't want to go because of the pollution - the air pollution, water pollution and land pollution, all of which ends up in the food.

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Related Topix: Environment, Life, Food, Organic Food, World News, China

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Bloomberg

China's Structured Product Offerings Drop on Shadow Bank Curbs

Chinese structured product offerings dropped by the most in six months in June after the government put in place measures to curb the shadow-banking industry, restricting issuers' ability to sell the investments.

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People's Daily Online

Vice governor of China's Hainan province to be removed from post

The Communist Party of China Central Committee has decided to remove Tan Li, vice governor of south China's island Province of Hainan, from his post, a source from the Organization Department of the committee said on Thursday.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

VW expands production in China with two new plants

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, chats with FAW Group President Xu Jianyi, left, and Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn, right, as they visit the FAW-Volkswagen production plant in Chengdu.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Mail

Edinburgh Zoo 'pretty sure' Tian Tian the giant panda has conceived

Zoo bosses 'pretty sure' Edinburgh panda has conceived and could give birth in August If successful, a new baby panda could be born as early as next month and would become the first giant panda born in Britain Speculation is mounting that giant panda Tian Tian is pregnant after staff at Edinburgh Zoo confirmed they were 'pretty sure' she is ... (more)

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Chinese Police Recruit With Action Posters

In an effort to hire 359 new cops, the Chengdu, China police force posted a bunch of amazing posters to their social media account.

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Xinhuanet

Merkel calls for sustainable development partnership with China

Visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday called on Germany and China to take the lead in establishing a partnership to promote sustainable development.

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China Daily

Guo Degang to buy US network?

Chinese xiangsheng actor and comedian Guo Degang said he plans to purchase a broadcasting network in the US, reports Yangtze Evening Post.

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Related Topix: China, World News, Arts, Theater

Channelnewsasia.com

China probes another official linked to powerful ex-security chief

Chinese authorities are probing another senior figure for graft, officials said Tuesday, the latest politician with links to the country's former security chief to face investigation.

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South China Morning Post

Hainan province deputy governor under investigation for 'severe violations'

Tan Li, deputy governor of Hainan province, used to be a senior official in Sichuan, where he may have received money from convicted tycoon Liu Han.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

4 Hoteliers

Marco Polo debuts new brand - Collection of contemporary urban chic hotels.

Marco Polo Hotels debuts its first new brand since the hotel group's inception in 1986: Niccolo by Marco Polo, a collection of contemporary urban chic hotels to be opened in some of China's most highly prized addresses, before expanding beyond the borders of China.

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Kotaku

Chinese SWAT Team Recruits With Smiles And Crossbows

In the wake of the ridiculously awesome propaganda posters put up by police in Eastern China, another Chinese police force has come out with a set of awesome photos.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

News Herald

Merkel brings German business leaders to China

German Chancellor Angela Merkel met the Chinese premier Monday and hailed ties between the two sides as she led a large business delegation on a visit to promote trade with the Asian economic giant.

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The Daily News Journal

Merkel brings German business leaders to China

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and German Chancellor Angela Merkel talk during their meeting in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, Monday.

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South China Morning Post

Bacteria that 'eats' odour could bring end to smelly toilets in mainland China

Researchers have found bacteria that feeds off human waste and eliminates odour, creating a possible solution to a persistent problem Mainland researchers have found a bacteria that feeds off human waste and eliminates odour, creating a possible solution to bad smell in public toilets.

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The Hartford Courant

VW receives Chinese approval for two more plants - sources

German carmaker Volkswagen has received approval from China's National Development and Reform Commission to add two more factories in the country, two people close to the matter said on Sunday.

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Reuters

VW receives Chinese approval for two more plants - sources

German carmaker Volkswagen has received approval from China's National Development and Reform Commission to add two more factories in the country, two people close to the matter said on Sunday.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Newsday

Angela Merkel begins China visit

On Sunday she is visiting Chengdu, capital of south-western Sichuan province, where more than 150 German companies are active.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Angela Merkel, Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel

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