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  1. China's Home-Built Passenger Jet Makes DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    China's first home-built passenger jet entered commercial service on Tuesday in a debut that is already a decade late and underscores problems in Beijing's bid to become a global aviation player.

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  2. Pfizer Bolsters China Presence With $350 Million Biotech PlantRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Pfizer Inc. will invest $350 million in eastern China on a plant for biotechnology drugs, bolstering its presence in the world's second largest pharmaceutical market despite slowing economic growth in the country and rising pressure on prices for medicines. The new facility in eastern Hangzhou city is expected to be completed in 2018 and will manufacture biologics, or complex medicines made from living organisms, as well as cheaper copycat versions known as biosimilars for patients in China and across the world, Pfizer said in an e-mailed statement Tuesday.

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  3. China may benefit from BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    BEIJING China is a potential winner if Britain and the European Union rework trade deals and look for investors after a British exit.

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  4. More of Orange County hit by West Nile virusRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | OC Metro

    ... drove in two runs, leading Arizona to a 3-0 victory over Coastal Carolina in Game 1 of the College World... SHANGHAI, CHINA Dogs run wild. A goat eats from a pile of trash. Villagers ride bicycles past muddy gardens, broken windows and laundry ...

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  5. New economy to mitigate capacity cut redundancies: premierRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The development of new business models in China will help with reemployment of steel workers and coal miners made redundant in the country's trimming of overcapacity in those sectors, according to Premier Li Keqiang. "The new economy and new business models are creating more jobs than we expected," said Li, when meeting with business leaders on the sidelines of the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2016 in Tianjin, also known as the Summer Davos, on Tuesday.

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  6. Int'l experts question proceedings of South China Sea arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    In this Oct. 19, 2012 file photo, Chinese navy vessels take part in a drill in the waters off Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang province. Despite pressure from Washington and elsewhere, China appears determined to avoid granting any hint of legitimacy to the U.N. abitration tribunal that might challenge its claim to ownership of virtually the entire South China Sea, including its islands, reefs, fish stocks and potentially rich reserves of oil and gas.

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  7. China, Hong Kong shares under pressure as Brexit reverberates across marketsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    SHANGHAI, June 28 Stocks in China and Hong Kong fell on Tuesday as investors braced for the global financial and economic fallout from Britain's vote to leave the European Union. China's blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.2 percent to 3,114.08 points by the lunch break, while the Shanghai Composite Index was unchanged at 2,894.50.

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  8. Africa: Global Leaders Challenge Private Sector On Climate CommitmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Paris climate agreement, which brings on board the world's two leading carbon polluters, the United States and China, is undisputedly ground-breaking, but visionaries at the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2016 in Tianjin, China say the bar needs to be set even higher. "I am excited about Paris; it is a turning point.

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  9. Buffett-Backed BYD Enters $450 Billion China Monorail MarketRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    BYD Co., the electric-car maker that counts Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. as a shareholder, is in talks with several of China's smaller cities on building monorail systems to preempt traffic congestion spurred by rapid growth in automobile ownership. Monorail systems are a potential 3 trillion yuan market in China, based on an average 70-kilometer network in each of an estimated 300 cities, and will become a new major growth area for the company, according to Chairman Wang Chuanfu.

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  10. China Exclusive: Airbnb shares optimism on ChinaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The sharing economy has huge potential in China, where the younger generation are ready to embrace new ways of doing business and living, senior management of Airbnb believe. "We've seen positive signs of a developing sharing economy in China both from the consumers and the government," Varsha Rao, head of global operations for Airbnb, told Xinhua during the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2016, or Summer Davos, in Tianjin.

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  11. Cambodia's ruling party not to support arbitration court's decision over South China Sea issue: PMRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Ruling Cambodian People's Party President and Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen announced on Tuesday that the CPP would not back the arbitration court's upcoming decision over the South China Sea issue, saying that the party saw the upcoming decision as "the worst political collusion in the framework of international politics." In 2013, the Philippines unilaterally filed compulsory arbitration against China at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague with respect to the two sides' disputes in the South China Sea.

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  12. Interview: Expanded Panama Canal poised to boost China-LatAm tradeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The newly expanded Panama Canal will boost trade between China and Latin America as it makes the flow of goods between the two regions easier and more efficient, a Mexican expert on Asia said. Jose Luis Leon-Manriquez of Mexico City's Autonomous Metropolitan University, spoke with Xinhua following the opening of the expanded canal on Sunday, with the inauguration ceremony featuring a huge Chinese container ship passing through the waterway.

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  13. Spotlight: U.S. should urge Manila to return to negotiation with...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The United States should urge the Philippines to return to negotiation with China to settle the maritime territorial disputes in the South China Sea , said Abraham Sofaer, former legal adviser to the U.S. State Department. Speaking at a seminar in The Hague on Sunday, Sofaer said supporters of the Philippines' arbitration case, including the United States, believed that the action against China was justified by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea , and would advance the influence and effectiveness of international law, but to the contrary, the litigation has caused far more harm than good.

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  14. Beijing Is Sinking 4 Inches Per YearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Weird Asia News

    ... rather than in a feature film. The new research study, conducted by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, stressed that water was the foundational problem behind the sinking. In particular, the 20 million residents of the Chinese capital ...

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  15. Flash phones bank on e-commerceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... among willing-to-share, quality-pursuing young consumers," Gayas said. Flash, whose phones are manufactured in China, builds upon the technical support from TCL communication, the world's fifth mobile phone manufacturer. TLC owns 11 global research ...

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  16. Israeli mogul erecting first Israeli-Palestinian mall near RamallahRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    At an axis point between Jewish and Arab Jerusalem, and just a two-minute drive from the West Bank crossing that leads to Ramallah, Israeli developer and business guru Rami Levy is building the first Israeli-Palestinian mall. He is hoping the power of the free market can be harnessed into a force for coexistence.

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  17. Hamas dissatisfied with Israel-Turkey dealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Gazans on Monday voiced their disappointment with the reconciliation deal between Turkey and Israel, due to the fact that does not stipulate that Israel should stop the naval blockade on Gaza. A Hamas official who spoke to the Chinese Xinhua news agency on condition of anonymity said that Hamas leaders are unhappy with the details of the agreement, because it maintains the naval blockade on the coastal enclave.

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  18. Chinese boy rescued after falling into ventilation shaft on top of high-rise blockRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    A 13-year-old boy was rescued by military firefighters in southern China after he fell into a ventilation shaft on top of a 33-floor building and got stuck.

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  19. Copper Rebounds as Osborne Seeks to Calm Markets After BrexitRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... exit the EU caused turmoil across markets. Copper also gained after Huang Yiping, an adviser to the People's Bank of China, said the world's biggest commodities consumer can use its foreign-exchange reserves to balance the market if the yuan comes ...

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  20. Former ICJ judges call for peaceful negotiation to solve South China Sea disputesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Peaceful negotiation is the best solution to the disputes between China and the Philippines over the South China Sea , given the historical background and the complexity of the issue, said two former judges of the International Court of Justice on Monday. The decision of an arbitral tribunal to allow a mandatory arbitration case unilaterally initiated by the Philippines will not help easing tensions in the region, according to Abdul G. Koroma, who served two terms as a judge at the ICJ.

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