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Le Monde diplomatique
China's economic empire
Bolivia's first ever communications satellite, the Tupac Katari , was carried into orbit last December by a Chinese Long March 3B rocket.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Pollution trading market to be boosted
While attending an auction to obtain China's first pollution permit in 2008, Tian Yu admits he lacked even the foggiest notion of what he was bidding on.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
People's Daily Online
Singapore PM meets Chinese state councilor
Yang said 2015 marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Singapore and China, he hopes the two countries take this opportunity to strengthen high-level exchanges, deepen mutual trust and lift bilateral ties to a higher level.
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.
Stock Market Review
Singapore stock market and companies daily report (Olam Int'l, IHH...
GuoccoLand's turnover jumped 192.4 percent to $492.9 million for the fourth quarter ended 30 June 2014, stemmed from units sold for Goodwood Residence in Singapore and Seasons Park in Tianjin, China.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Ethiopia: First Addis Tram Tested
The first of 41 trams being built for the two-line network under construction in Addis Ababa was unveiled at CNR Changchun's plant in China on Tuesday.
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.
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.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.
South China Morning Post
Outsider from Tianjin breaks 33-year tradition to become Guangzhou party chief
For the first time in 33 years, someone from outside the ranks of Guangdong cadres has been named the Communist Party secretary of its biggest city, Guangzhou.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
China publishes video series on anti-Japanese war
The State Archives Administration has published a video series on the War of Resistance Against Japan ese Aggression to depict historical events and honor the Chinese fighting spirit.
Science, Industry and Business
Effect of repeated-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation at the Guangming point on EEGs
In a recent study reported in the Neural Regeneration Research , repeated-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation was administered to healthy people at the left Guangming and a mock point, and calculated the sample entropy of electroencephalogram signals using nonlinear dynamics.
FortuneRock (China) Ltd. Announces Investments Totaling $24 Million
About RMB120m is to support the set up of a new spin-off enterprise including building a new GMP manufacturing facility in Tianjin and about RMB25m is to assist the Company with development needs including its pre-IPO funding.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Lamphier: DiCaprio and other celebrity activists should plan a trip to China to educate themselves
Saturday's column on Leonardo DiCaprio unleashed lots of reader reaction, as I expected, including dozens of emails and scores of online comments.
Sydney Morning Herald
Iron ore slumps to two-month low
Iron ore, measured out of the Tianjin port in China, lost a further 2 per cent overnight on Friday, diving to $US90.10 a tonne, its lowest point since June 18. The bulk metal has slumped 32.8 per cent this year, with fresh concerns about China's growth triggering the latest fall.
Sydney Morning Herald
Markets Live: ASX set for dip
Shares are poised to open lower as investors digest central banks' comments and iron ore falls while earnings season enters the final stretch.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Global cruise lines set sail for China
Royal Caribbean's newest ship has attractions not usually seen on cruise liners, including bumper cars, a skydiving simulator and a glass observation capsule on a mechanical arm that lifts its passengers high into the air.
The China Post
Taiwanese lawmakers to visit Shanghai free trade zone on Sept. 3
A delegation from the Legislative Yuan will visit the Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone in September to gain a better understanding of the operations of the special trade area in China, lawmakers said Saturday.