Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. A caveat to solidarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | Columbia Spectator

    In the past few weeks, our attention has been drawn to the Paris attacks and a new wave of social justice protests across university campuses. Even though the two events share few connections, the way in which we invoke the notion of "solidarity" in both cases has created a point of intersection between the two.

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  2. Cambodia dismantle Laos teamRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2015 | Pnompenh Post

    Cambodia's national team produced a slew of goals against hapless Lao Champa in a 21-0 blow out that saw Prak Mony Odom snatch eight goals in the Yunan-ASEAN International tournament at the Mangshi Stadium in China's Yunan province. This was Cambodia's second win in the group following Friday's 3-1 triumph over Chinese third-tier Club Baotou Nanjiao.

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  3. World needs to unite in terrorism fightingRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Terrorism has become a grave and pressing challenge facing the international community. The Islamic State and other terrorist groups are running rampant, wrecking havoc to mankind.

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  4. Chinese government confirms it killed dozens in 'fight against terrorism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Beijing: Chinese authorities say police shot dead 28 members of a terrorist group who perpetrated an attack on a mine in the country's restive far-western Xinjiang region. Xinjiang police released photos and a report on Friday detailing a dramatic 56-day manhunt following the September attack in Aksu which killed 16 people, including five police.

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  5. China's 'justice' vow against IS raises questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    China on Thursday vowed "justice" for a Chinese national kidnapped and purported slain by the Islamic State. "The Chinese government will resolutely oppose all forms of terrorism, and resolutely strike at any violent terrorist criminal activities that defy the bottom lines of human culture," read a statement released by the Foreign Ministry.

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  6. Traditional copper art retains its shineRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | China Daily

    A tea set made by Silver-inlaid Black Copper is displayed in the learning center of Jin Yongcai, Nov 19, 2015. [Photo by Tan Qing/For chinadaily.com.cn] Silver-inlaid Black Copper, a handmade craftwork called "wutongzouyin" in Kunming, capital of Southwest China's Yunnan province, is regaining its popularity in recent years.

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  7. Islamic State claim of hostage killing complicates China's terror debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    China on Thursday vowed "justice" for a Chinese national kidnapped and purported slain by the Islamic State. "The Chinese government will resolutely oppose all forms of terrorism, and resolutely strike at any violent terrorist criminal activities that defy the bottom lines of human culture," read a statement released by the Foreign Ministry.

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  8. Disneyland could be heading to AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... but he didn't say outright that it wouldn't. The Wanda Group recently built a $2.5 billion theme park in Yunnan, China which also included world-class hotels. Last year a Chinese company proposed a $500 million ' Chinese-style Disneyland' on the ...

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  9. Myanmar: Strategic Crossroads in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Counterpunch

    The Western media has lauded the results which have handed a resounding victory to the National League for Democracy, the party headed by longtime dissident and Nobel Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi. However, despite the triumphant cheers of 'democracy' and 'freedom' from the media, echoing the message from the halls of power in the West, there are issues of much greater significance than slogans and abstractions; geopolitics and strategic alignment are the real interests of Washington, London, and Brussels.

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  10. Thailand asks Russia to buy 80,000 tonnes of rubberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | The Nation

    ... in particular along the special economic zones, which can link Russia from China to Danang, Vietnam, and from Yunnan, China to Asean, and to India. Russia has also urged Thai investors to expand investment in its country. Recently a Thai sugar ...

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  11. Honghe Cultural Art Festival closes in SW ChinaRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Actors perform during the closing ceremony of the Honghe Cultural Art Festival in Mengzi City, Hani-Yi Autonomous Prefecture of Honghe in southwest China's Yunnan Province, Nov. 17, 2015. The five-day Honghe Cultural Art Festival closed here on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Chen Haining)

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  12. Paris Carnage: Impact On ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    The horrific rampage in Paris highlights a new China risk: the impact of security fears on Beijing's policy priorities. Friday's carnage will add to domestic arguments against further reforms - be it the lifting of exchange controls or allowing greater foreign participation in the Chinese economy.

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  13. Sino-Thai railway responsibilities setRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    The cabinet has approved a Thai-Chinese cooperation framework for Sino-Thai railways from the Northeast to the Gulf of Thailand. The cabinet on Tuesday approved a framework for Thailand and China's distribution of responsibilities in implementing the Thai section of the transnational railway from southern China to the Gulf of Thailand.

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  14. News Analysis: "The Belt and Road" helps boost ASEAN infrastructure developmentRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    China's "the Belt and Road" initiative will lead to the formation of interconnected infrastructure networks in Southeast Asia and south China, helping boost relevant countries' economies as well as narrow their development gaps, according to Vietnamese experts. "The establishment of Southeast Asian infrastructure networks being connected with China's Guangxi and Yunnan will help speed up the development of many ASEAN members, including Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia and Thailand," Truong Minh Huy Vu, Director of the Ho Chi Minh City-based Center for International Studies, told Xinhua on Monday.

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  15. Centre wary after Didi's meet with Chinese VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | The Times of India

    Bengal had been facing a major financial crisis ever since Mamata took over as CM as the state exchequer had a total outstanding borrowing of Rs 1,98,195 crore in 2010-11. KOLKATA: The Centre is keeping a close watch on Mamata Banerjee's plan to get soft loans from Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank .

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  16. Alibaba's Jack Ma among China's tycoons to offer condolences over Paris terror attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    In a rare move, some of China's most influential tycoons, including Alibaba's Jack Ma Yun and the country's richest man, Wang Jianlin, sent a joint letter to French President Francois Hollande, offering their condolences over the Paris terrorist attacks. "We would like to express our deepest condolences for the losses suffered in Paris on November 13. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the people of France, and all of the families and friends of the victims of the Paris attacks," the letter reads.

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  17. Mongolian rider Baasankhuu wins international cycling race in SW ChinaRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Myagmarsuren Baasankhuu of Team Attila was crowned the champion of the 2015 Colorful Yunnan Gryffindor International Cycling Race on Saturday in southwestern China's Yunnan Province. Baasankhuu secured the overall title after he and He Xuelong of Team Yunnan crossed the finishing line neck-and-neck in the fifth and last stage in Lijiang, a small town renowned for its scenic beauty in Yunnan.

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  18. China-India Yoga College opens in KunmingRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    China-India Yoga College formally opened Friday in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, following up on a promise to promote bilateral exchanges and ties, the provincial government said in a press release Saturday. The establishment of the college was one of 24 agreements reached between Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Modi's visit to China in May. The college's inauguration ceremony was held Friday afternoon on its campus at Yunnan Minzu University, featuring yoga and shadowboxing performances by 1,000 students and yoga students in Kunming.

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  19. Will China come to investment-starved Bengala s rescue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | India.com

    Kolkata, Nov 13 : After hunting for investments in a rather futile way in Singapore and Britain, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee appears to have taken some interest in looking for money where it is available - China. In October, China's Zhontong announced plans for a bus making factory at Andal, the state's upcoming hub in its industrial belt of Burdwan.

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  20. Several injured at international cycle race in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | India.com

    Beijing, Nov 13: In a bizzare incident, seventeen contestants have been injured in a head-on collision in an international cycling race in southwest China's Yunnan province. The injured riders were rushed to hospital after they fell down at the fourth stage when the leading group missed the finish gate and then turned back, only to collide head-on into an onrushing group of sprinters.

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