Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. India must not ignore China in order to improve Indo-US tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Rediff.com

    Military cooperation with the US has its limits and relations with China have to be given due weight, opines Premvir Das. IMAGE: Indian troops engage with Chinese during the fifth edition of the joint exercise called Hand-in-Hand 2015 at the Kunming Military Academy at Yunnan Province in China.

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  2. The Irrawaddy: Chinese national, accused of murder, allegedly executed in Mong La - Lawi WengRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Burmanet

    Accounts surfaced this week that authorities in Mong La, a special administrative region known as a hub for illicit activity on the Sino-Burmese border, may have executed a Chinese national after he was found guilty of homicide and arson.

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    Feb 9, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission has dismissed its complaint against Luo Haijian, the chief executive of Chinese online gaming company 4399, for alleged insider trading involving shares of Qihoo 360 Technology last year. this week that the SEC agreed to the voluntary dismissal after finding that its complaint was "based upon incomplete information".

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  4. Chinese students visiting LakesideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    "Our students benefited from interacting with students from another culture and showing them our country's educational system. "The Chinese students had the opportunity to experience true American culture - everything that our kids get on a daily basis.

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  5. Art takes a gambleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Nation

    Art takes a gamble Three decks of 500-year-old hand-painted European playing cards from the Middle Ages are on display at an exhibition in New York. Two of the decks of cards were made in Germany and the other in the Burgundian Netherlands.

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  6. More - The Rhythm DivineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    We celebrate Year of the Monkey with a musical homage to the Monkey King, Sun Wukong, the much-loved hero of the Ming dynasty novel Journey to the West , one of the four classics of Chinese literature. If you grew up in Australia in the 1970s and 80s glued to the box you couldn't escape Monkey , the Japanese TV series based on a Chinese story that had kids everywhere leaping around with broomsticks pretending to battle the Demon King.

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

    Feb 6, 2016 | 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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  8. Thai-Chinese railway plan facing more financial woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Nation

    THE CONTROVERSIAL Thai-Chinese medium-speed railway project requiring an estimated investment of over Bt500 billion is facing increased uncertainties after the Thai government insisted that China should take more financial responsibility for the 800km-plus rail route from Bangkok to Nong Khai province in the Northeast. Meanwhile, the Jakarta Post reported that Indonesia's first high-speed railway connecting Jakarta and Bandung in West Java might see further delays as the Chinese-led consortium has refused to meet some of the government's requirements contained in the concession agreement.

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  9. China tightens anti-terrorism measures amid rush for Lunar New Year celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    China has tightened anti-terrorism surveillance at major cities across the nation as the mass movement of mainlanders travelling home for the Lunar New Year holiday puts extra pressure on security guards keeping watch for potential attacks. This was a time when police always faced frequent crimes, incidents and accidents, especially when activities linked to the national holiday took place, said Guo Shengkun, the Public Security Minister.

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  10. An eerie look inside China's enormous, empty 'ghost cities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Chron

    Vehicles and people make their way along a street on November 22, 2013 in Chenggong, Yunnan Province of China. Chenggong is a satellite city located just south of Kunming.

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  11. Acrobats for Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    The Year of the Monkey is about to begin and to help celebrate the Chinese New Year in Dunedin, some of China's top acrobats and theatre performers will put on a show. The Yunnan Art Troupe has been highly praised by both domestic and international audiences for its energetic and elegant performances.

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  12. Acrobats for Chinese NewYearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    The Year of the Monkey is about to begin and to help celebrate the Chinese New Year in Dunedin, some of China's top acrobats and theatre performers will put on a show. The Yunnan Art Troupe has been highly praised by both domestic and international audiences for its energetic and elegant performances.

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  13. China stocks edge down despite relaxation of QFII rules; HK upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Reuters

    SHANGHAI, Feb 5 China stocks dipped on Friday morning with participants taking the view that government moves to raise investment ceilings for overseas investors won't lead to an immediate surge in foreign buying of Chinese equities. But trading in both markets is thin, as many traders have already left for the Lunar New Year holiday.

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  14. Vietnam aborts plan to buy decades-old railroad cars from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    The Ministry of Transport has criticized a controversial plan put forward by Hanoi Railway Transport Company to buy 164 railroad cars which have been in use for 12-20 years in China, soon after it was reported by local media. Minister Dinh La Thang on Wednesday ordered Vietnam Railways, which manages the Hanoi company, to "strictly" punish those who were involved in the plan.

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  15. Substance ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Transworld

    A trip to China is nothing new for any major video production these days, but with over 40 cities in China that have a million or more inhabitants, I wanted to steer the Substance crew clear of the Shanghai/Shenzhen/Guangzhou triangle and head for greener/less-blown-out pastures. We divided 16 days between Kunming, which I'd visited once before, and Chongqing, which had been recommended to me by some homies from Down Under.

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  16. Oddities and Unusual Images From Around the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | ABC News

    A group of men dressed as Ronald McDonald are seen out on a "Golden Mile" pub crawl on Jan. 30, 2016 in Warrington, Cheshire, U.K. A racing jockey holding onto two bulls is pulled along in the muddy water during Pacu Jawi, "racing of the bulls," in Jan. 2016 in West Sumatra, Indonesia. Ivan, a resident of the Staro Zhelezare village, poses in front of a mural depicting his own portrait sitting next to the U.S. President Barak Obama on Jan. 27, 2016 in Bulgaria.

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  17. Why China's IPO listings are like winning the lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A man wears a monkey mask as a disguise as he receives a cheque of over 110 million yuan after winning a lottery jackpot in Kunming, Yunnan province, China, December 23, 2015. While China's stock market has been ice cold over the past six months, falling by close to 50% as a government-orchestrated rescue plan unravelled, there's one part of the market which remains white hot: initial public offerings .

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  18. Thailand and China to finalise Bt500-bn medium-speed railway contract in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | The Nation

    THAI AND CHINESE authorities are expected to finalise a Bt550-billion contract on a medium-speed railway system in May as part of the grand strategy to connect Southeast Asia with China's "Belt and Road" initiatives, in which more than 60 countries will likely be involved in coming years, said Dr Aksornsri Phanishsarn, director of the Thai-Chinese Strategic Research Centre. Speaking at a panel discussion hosted by Suthichai Yoon, chief adviser of Nation Multimedia Group, Aksornsri, also a lecturer at Thammasat University, said the "Belt and Road" initiatives would also connect countries in the Pacific Ocean with those in the Indian Ocean based on the ancient Maritime Silk Road.

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  19. Chinese travelers make first transit stop in Taiwan, says Mainland Affairs ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | The China Post

    Two Chinese passengers arrived in Taiwan Monday morning en route to Thailand, making history as the first ever Chinese air travelers to make a transit stop in Taiwan. The two passengers arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport at around 10:20 a.m. on China Eastern Airlines Flight MU2047 from Nanchang and departed on China Airlines Flight CI835 to Bangkok, Thailand at 1:55 p.m. They were among eight Chinese travelers scheduled to make transit stops in Taiwan on Monday, Mainland Affairs Council Minister Hsia Li-yan said.

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  20. Hilton Dali Resort & Spa Arrives in Dali, Yunnan ProvinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Hotel Business

    Owned by Dali Shine Xiadu Real Estate Co., Ltd. and managed by Hilton Worldwide, this marks the brand's fourth property in the province after Hilton Fuxian Lake; DoubleTree by Hilton Xishuangbanna; and Hilton Garden Inn Lijiang. "With the hotel situated at the crossroads of Dali's Ancient Town and the Xia Guan commercial district, Hilton Dali Resort & Spa provides international and domestic travelers the opportunity to immerse themselves into this special region steeped in culture and civilization for centuries," said Rob Palleschi, global head, full-service brands, Hilton Worldwide.

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