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Exclusive: Goldman unit eyes foray into China amid metals financing scandal

Goldman Sachs Group Inc's metals warehousing unit is exploring its first foray into China, and privately held C Steinweg has expanded capacity there, sources said, as a financing scandal in a major Chinese port fuels a scramble for market share.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Reuters

Drought hits China food production: Xinhua

Severe drought and scorching heat has damaged over a million hectares of farmland in China's Henan and Inner Mongolia provinces, with no immediate relief in sight, state news agency Xinhua reported.

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BBC News

China activists fight gay 'conversion therapy'

Gay rights activists in China are preparing for what they say could be a legal milestone in their fight to stop homosexuality being treated as an illness.

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U.S. Department of Commerce Announces New Antidumping Duties on Solar Panels from China and Taiwan

The U.S. Department of Commerce recently announced its affirmative preliminary determination in the antidumping investigations of certain crystalline silicon PV products imported form the People's Republic of China and Taiwan.

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Channelnewsasia.com

China's Xi approaches Mao in state media mentions

Chinese President Xi Jinping's name has graced the pages of the Communist Party's flagship newspaper more frequently than any other leader since founding father Mao Zedong, according to researchers.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Chinese police remove church cross amid crackdown

After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records... After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health ... (more)

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Fox News

As government tears down church crosses, Chinese Christians rise to defend their symbol

The battle started when a government-hired crew tore down the metal cross atop the one-room church in this village surrounded by rice paddies last month.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Police in China remove church's cross

A Christian evangelist in eastern China says hundreds of police have taken down a local church's cross amid a crackdown on church buildings around Zhejiang province.

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The Daily Star

West Bank glows with anger over Gaza destruction

A Palestinian girl holds a placard showing a picture of a child crying during a demonstration in support of the children of the Gaza Strip on July 27, 2014 in the West Bank northern city of Nablus.AFP PHOTO/JAAFAR ASHTIYEH RAMALLAH: While the Gaza Strip burns, the occupied West Bank is smoldering, with violent clashes between Palestinians and ... (more)

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Click Orlando

Scandal-ridden food processor issues recall

The food processing company accused of mishandling meat at its Shanghai, China plant says it will suspend sales and recall all food processed there.

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680News

Typhoon Matmo kills 13 people in China, leaves thousands in need of basic living supplies

Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014.

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Examiner.com

River turns blood-red in a matter of minutes: Origin baffles experts in China

River turns blood red in China. It went from pristine clear water to deep red in a matter of minutes say locals.

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The Straits Times

DPM Teo on five-day official visit to China

Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will make an official visit to the People's Republic of China from Sunday to July 31, 2014 at the invitation of Member of CPC Central Committee Political Bureau Meng Jianzhu.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

China's military muscle-flexing ensnarls air traffic

Show of strength: A Chinese People's Liberation Army cadet sits in a Main Battle Tank during a demonstration of military hardware on the outskirts of Beijing.

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Silicon Alley Insider

China's President Has Only Begun To Take Down The Tigers And Swat The ...

China has investigated over 25,000 people for corruption in the first six months of 2014.

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The Baltimore Sun

After daughter's death, family works to create center for Chinese orphans

A piece of clear packing tape secures a blue card to the back of a chair in the Bartlinski family dining room.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Graphic Video Warning: Un school in Gaza attacked; 16 dead

Israeli media say the country's Security Cabinet has unanimously rejected a U.S. proposal for a temporary pause in Israel-Hamas fighting.

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Thanh Nein News

China regulator says food supplier forged production dates: Xinhua

Regulators in Shanghai have found that scandal-hit China-based food supplier forged production dates on some of its products and sold them after their expiry, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Business Times

China denounces British parliament's inquiry into Hong Kong affairs

China denounced the launch of a British parliamentary inquiry into the affairs of Hong Kong that has begun 30 years after the two countries agreed on the return of the financial hub to Beijing [SHANGHAI] China denounced the launch of a British parliamentary inquiry into the affairs of Hong Kong that has begun 30 years after the two countries agreed ... (more)

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Town 'sealed off' after man dies of plague in China

A Chinese town has been sealed off and 151 people placed in quarantine since last week after a man died of bubonic plague, state media said Tuesday.

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