Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 8)

Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Haddonfield woman finds the last of her seven daring heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Philly.com

    Nearly 70 years ago, Mary Previte was liberated from a Japanese prison camp in China during World War II by a daring group of seven rescuers she called her heroes. Over the years, she managed to find them all, one by one, until there was only one name remaining on her must-find list.

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  2. China capital to roll out tough anti-smoking lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Beijing will ban smoking in restaurants, offices and on public transport from Monday, part of unprecedented new curbs welcomed by anti-tobacco advocates, though how they will be enforced remains to be seen. Giant "No-smoking" signs are seen on the exterior of the National Stadium, also known as the Birds' Nest, as part of an anti-smoking campaign, in Beijing, China, May 30, 2015.

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  3. Santig cleared over purse strifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Sun-Star

    AFTER snatching the World Boxing Council international bantamweight crown last May 8 in Kunming, China, Ernesto Saulong is set to shoot for the World Boxing Council World Silver bantamweight title. Saulong earned the crack against defending champion Qui Xiao Jun of China on September 7 in Shanghai, China following a unanimous-decision win over compatriot Ali Laurel.

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  4. COLUMN-Falling stocks fail to stir London tin market...yet: Andy HomeRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Reuters

    Tin is by some margin the worst performer of the LME base metals so far this year. Three-month metal is down by just over 20 percent since the start of January and is currently trading languidly around the $15,500-per tonne level.

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  5. Low-dose capecitabine adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly stage II/III...Read the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Trials Journal

    Low-dose capecitabine adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly stage II/III colorectal cancer patients : study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Colorectal Cancer Clinical Research Center, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University, # 519 Kunzhou Road, Kunming 650118, Yunnan, PR. China Department of Abdominal Cancer, Cancer Center, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, # 37 Guo Xue Alley, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, PR.

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  6. Singaporean student clinches prestigious Angus Ross PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Two local students came in top and runner-up for Cambridge International's Angus Ross Prize, announced the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board on Friday . Raymond Scott Lee Chian Hoong from Hwa Chong Instituition and Chua Cheng Han Sean from Raffles Institution were awarded the top and runner-up awards, respectively, said SEAB.

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  7. WRAPUP 1-China markets plunge in record turnover as margin traders take frightRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Reuters

    China's stock markets plunged on Thursday, with indexes dropping over 6 percent in record high turnover as investors rushed to sell after more brokers tightened margin trading requirements for clients and the central bank drained money market liquidity. The CSI300 index and the Shanghai Composite Index both slumped in late afternoon trade, ending down 6.7 percent and 6.5 percent, respectively, their worst day since January 19 when markets fell over 7 percent on an earlier crackdown on margin trading.

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  8. Hilton Hotels & Resorts Opens First Hotel in Yunnan, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Hotel Business

    These are shortcuts to your favorite social networking and bookmark sites. Add this story to your Facebook page, del.icio.us, DiggIt, and many others! YUNNAN, CHINA - Hilton Hotels & Resorts officially opened Hilton Yuxi Fuxian Lake, bringing Hilton's brand to picturesque Yunnan Province for the first time.

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  9. Understanding how cells follow electric fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | EurekAlert!

    VIDEO: UC Davis researcher Min Zhao and colleagues are looking for genes that allow living cells to detect electric fields. This could be important in wound healing.

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  10. China stock market witnesses biggest single point crash since 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Sify

    China's stock markets plunged on Thursday, with indexes dropping over 6 per cent in record high turnover as investors rushed to sell after more brokers tightened margin trading requirements for clients and the central bank drained money market liquidity. The CSI300 index and the Shanghai Composite Index both slumped in late afternoon trade, ending down and 6.5 per cent, respectively, their worst day since January 19 when markets fell over 7 per cent on an earlier crackdown on margin trading.

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  11. China shares tank, Shanghai sees record high 1.2 trillion yuan turnoverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    China's stock markets plunged on Thursday, with indexes dropping over 6 percent in record high turnover as investors rushed to sell after more brokers tightened margin trading requirements for clients and the central bank drained money market liquidity. The CSI300 index and the Shanghai Composite Index both slumped in late afternoon trade, ending down and 6.5 pct, respectively.

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  12. Radio Free Asia: Myanmar army holds three Chinese nationals on suspicion of spyingRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Burmanet

    Authorities in the conflict-torn northern Myanmar border region of Kokang have detained three Chinese citizens on suspicion of spying for the Chinese military, local sources said on Thursday. Li Nan, Mu Tengfei and a driver identified only by a nickname Xiao Wang were detained by government troops during a security check on the Myanmar side of the border with China's Yunnan province on suspicion of spying for the People's Liberation Army , according to a volunteer at a refugee school in the vicinity.

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  13. The best images from around the world for May 27Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    FIFA officials, hiding behind sheets, leave their annual meeting in Zurich after being arrested following US corruption charges. Queen Elizabeth II is accompanied by Prince Philip, Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall as they pass through the Royal Gallery during the State Opening of Parliament.

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  14. China touts success of Muslim area crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The China Post

    Mainland China said Wednesday that it has foiled 181 terror plots since it started a crackdown a year ago on Islamic separatists in the northwestern region of Xinjiang that was prompted by a surge of violence that reached as far as Beijing. However, it was unclear what scale of terror organization is reflected in the tally, because authorities have given neither extensive details on the plots nor a clear definition of what they would include, and some analysts suggest small-scale or even nonviolent incidents might be on the list.

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  15. China touts success of crackdown in restive Muslim regionRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Journal Gazette

    China said today that it has foiled 181 terror plots since it started a crackdown a year ago on Islamic separatists in the northwestern region of Xinjiang that was prompted by a surge of violence that reached as far as Beijing.

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  16. 11 Surreal Places to Visit in China Before You DieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Insider Monkey

    ... because of its unimaginable landscapes. From the crowded streets of Beijing, to the peaceful countrysides in Yunnan, China is always a pleasure to the eye of the beholder. So if you're planning to go on vacation, you may be interested to check out ...

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  17. Oil dips below US$65 as dollar gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Crude oil futures dipped below US$65 a barrel as the US dollar strengthened on Monday, with a public holiday in the United States and much of Europe keeping oil trading volumes muted. Front-month Brent crude fell 62 US cents to US$64.75 a barrel by 9.28am in London.

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  18. China railway police bust intl women trafficking ringsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | China Daily

    Railway police launched the investigation after a suspect surnamed Li was found trafficking a Vietnamese woman on a train running from Kunming, capital city of Yunnan province to Jinan, capital city of Shandong province on December 12. In the following five months, a special team seized another 17 suspects in Yunnan and Hunan provinces and rescued the other 11 Vietnamese women in Hunan Province. According to the statement, since 2014, members of the two gangs crossed the border into Vietnam illegally and conned Vietnamese women into China by pretending that they were offering recruitment and matchmaking services.

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  19. UPDATE 3-Oil prices dip below $65 as dollar strengthensRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | Reuters

    Crude oil futures dipped below $65 a barrel as the dollar strengthened on Monday, with a public holiday in the United States and much of Europe keeping oil trading volumes muted. Front-month Brent crude fell 62 cents to $64.75 a barrel by 0828 GMT.

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  20. China railway police bust int'l women trafficking ringsRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Railway police launched the investigation after a suspect surnamed Li was found trafficking a Vietnamese woman on a train running from Kunming, capital city of Yunnan Province to Jinan, capital city of Shandong Province on December 12. In the following five months, a special team seized another 17 suspects in Yunnan and Hunan provinces and rescued the other 11 Vietnamese women in Hunan Province. According to the statement, since 2014, members of the two gangs crossed the border into Vietnam illegally and conned Vietnamese women into China by pretending that they were offering recruitment and matchmaking services.

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