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  1. A newly wed couple poses for wedding photo shooting in Shanghai,...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Many mainlanders and businesses help desperate unmarried people - many the only child of the family - under pressure from parents wanting to see their bloodline continue Charming, funny and diligent, Chen Gang, 31, is the ideal Chinese son-in-law - the kind of man every mainland parent would dream of their daughter marrying. The perfect marrying man.

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  2. Invasion: Online War Game Announces App Update Featuring New Ways To Lead Your Army To VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... from around the world. Join the battle and may the strategist win. About Tap4fun Tap4fun was founded in Chengdu, China in 2010. Starting off with only a dozen employees, Tap4fun has now grown into a company with over 450 employees working to create ...

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  3. Twin panda cubs' names revealed in southwest ChinaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Panda researchers named a pair of panda cub twins "Olympia" and "Fuwa", a spokesperson from Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding and Research Base said in southwest China's Sichuan Province, Feb. 4, 2016. After the twins were born on June 22 last year, the Chengdu base launched an activity to solicit names for the cubs between July and September.

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  4. Invasion: Online War Game Brings Together Real Time Strategy Game Players From Across The GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... YouTube channel, following us on Twitter and liking the Facebook page. About Tap4fun Tap4fun was founded in Chengdu, China in 2010. Starting off with only a dozen employees, Tap4fun has now grown into a company with over 450 employees working to ...

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  5. Chinese governor fired for 'disloyalty' as Xi Jinping tightens gripRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    Wei Hong, centre, attends the opening ceremony of an agriculture expo in Chengdu in southwest China's Sichuan province in November. Picture: AP

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  6. So THAT'S how China builds its impressive bridges! Fascinating...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    So THAT'S how China builds its impressive bridges! Fascinating time-lapse video shows machine known as 'The Iron Monster' piecing together huge structure An incredible bridge building machine known as 'The Iron Monster' extends a huge snaking structure across the Chinese countryside in a captivating video. In an impressive feat of engineering the machine allows a giant concrete railway bridge to flow out from bustling city suburbs and into the wilderness.

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  7. Adorable baby polar bear gets her nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    WATCH: Adorable baby polar bear gets her name A small polar bear being hand raised by zoo officials has been named ... Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1X8OU86 According to WBNS-TV, that's the name voters from all across the world picked a polar bear cub at the Columbus Zoo. The adorable cub has been hand raised by zoo officials after her mother stopped caring for her when she was about a week old.

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  8. Minneapolis' Boom Island blends Belgian beer and a Chinese New Year partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | City Pages

    ... party. The Minneapolis brewery is owned by Kevin and Qiuxia (Choo-Sha) Welch. Qiuxia's parents, who live in Chengdu, China and don't speak more than a few words of English, helped get the brewery off the ground. "Isn't that wonderful?" Qiuxia says. ...

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  9. China governor fired for 'disloyalty' as Xi tightens gripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Nov. 19, 2015 photo, Sichuan Gov. Wei Hong, center, attends the opening ceremony of an agriculture expo in Chengdu in southwest China's Sichuan province. Wei has been accused of disloyalty to the ruling Communist Party and removed from his post, amid a growing consolidation of power by President Xi Jinping that some have likened to a personality cult.

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  10. Endangered primate Hu Hu dies after medical procedure at Hong Kong's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | South China Morning Post

    Golden snub-nosed monkey, one of three on loan from Chengdu Zoo, had a cardiac arrest after undergoing general anaesthesia to have its shoulder examined A golden snub-nosed monkey - one of three on loan to Ocean Park from Chengdu Zoo - died on Thursday after a general anaesthesia procedure in order to have its shoulder examined. Five-year-old female monkey Hu Hu's death came four days before the new Year of the Monkey, to be ushered in on February 8. The golden snub-nosed monkey is classified as an endangered species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, and has been declared a national treasure by the central government.

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  11. McDonalds edges out Yum in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    Yum Brands, the home of KFC and Pizza Hut, is falling behind rival McDonald's as the pair battle to revive flagging sales in China - a headache for Yum as it looks to spin off operations in its biggest market. A Reuters analysis of same-store sales data suggests McDonald's is recovering faster in China than larger rival Yum as both seek to bounce back from a slew of food safety scandals dating back to 2012.

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  12. UPDATE 1-Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    A Reuters analysis of same-store sales data suggests McDonald's is recovering faster in China than larger rival Yum as both seek to bounce back from a slew of food safety scandals dating back to 2012. McDonald's said last week fourth-quarter same-store sales in China rose 4 percent, a second straight quarter of growth.

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  13. Francesca Dingley died from 'carbon monoxide poisoning' four days after moving to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Mail

    A newly qualified teacher died from carbon monoxide poisoning days after moving into a new flat on a dream gap year trip to China. Francesca Dingley, 22, originally from Enfield in north London, died in Chengdu, the south-western capital of China's Sichuan province last February.

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  14. Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A Reuters analysis of same-store sales data suggests McDonald's is recovering faster in China than larger rival Yum as both seek to bounce back from a slew of food safety scandals dating back to 2012. McDonald's said last week fourth-quarter same-store sales in China rose 4 percent, a second straight quarter of growth.

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  15. Leica releases 60 rare Pandas into China - limited edition M-P rangefinders, that isRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Digital Photography Review

    In a move intended to honor the giant panda - a Chinese national treasure - German camera manufacturer Leica has produced a limited edition version of its M-P rangefinder that is finished in black and white. The 'Panda Edition' will consist of a pair of kits that include the camera body along with either a Summicron-M 28mm F2 ASPH lens or a Summilux-M 35mm F1.4 ASPH.

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  16. Tianjin Airlines to open four international routes in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Air Transport World

    Hainan Airlines subsidiary Tianjin Airlines will open four international long-haul routes in June as it accelerates its international expansion pace. In November 2015, the carrier secured approval from the Civil Aviation Administration of China to open a 4X-weekly Chongqing-Tianjin-Vancouver route in June.

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  17. Young teacher dies in 'carbon monoxide poisoning' tragedy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Mirror.co.uk

    Francesca Dingley, from London, was found unresponsive in her new apartment in Chendgu, China, where she was teaching English as a foreign language A 22-year-old teacher is believed to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning just four days after moving into a new apartment. Francesca Dingley, from Enfield, north London, travelled to Chengdu, China, at the beginning of last year to teach English as a foreign language.

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  18. Ten most heartwarming stories about Spring Festival RushRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | China Daily

    A total of 196 female conductors from Chengdu railway section of Sichuan province have been dubbed "railway mothers" after they volunteered to pay special attention to children travelling with their parents or grandparents during the Spring Festival, cnr.cn reported. Conductor Zhao Congying is one of them.

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  19. Looking for another sign of a weakened China economy? Try the rent-a-foreigner marketRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Los Angeles Times

    Appliance retailer Suning - sort of a Chinese Best Buy - made headlines with a PR stunt in which foreigners were hired for the menial job of delivering packages ahead of the busy Chinese New Year holiday. Appliance retailer Suning - sort of a Chinese Best Buy - made headlines with a PR stunt in which foreigners were hired for the menial job of delivering packages ahead of the busy Chinese New Year holiday. 1 comment

  20. New President for the new Marco Polo HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Hospitality Net

    Marco Polo Hotel Group 5/F, The Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel Harbour City, Hong Kong Phone: 2118-7232 Fax: 2118-7401 Visit Website Marco Polo Hotels has announced the commencement of Dr. Jennifer Cronin as President for Marco Polo Hotels, succeeding Mr. Eric Waldburger who has retired. In his role as President, Mr. Waldburger led the company for almost four years through one of its most active periods in over a decade with the openings of Marco Polo Ortigas Manila, Marco Polo Changzhou and the launch of the new luxury brand, Niccolo by Marco Polo in Chengdu, China.

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