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China Shale Boom Seen by Rig Maker Honghua as Coal Use Recedes

Honghua Group, a Chinese drilling-equipment maker that gets most of its business from overseas, is seeking to expand at home as the nation works to spark its own shale gas revolution.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Examiner.com

First Lady Michelle Obama to guest star on 'Jessie'

MARCH 26: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama waves before departing from Chengdu airport on March 26, 2014 in Chengdu, China.

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Hospitality Net

Swire Hotels To Open First Hotel In United States EAST, Miami

Swire Properties 64/F, One Island East, 18 Westlands Road, Island East Hong Kong, Hong Kong Phone: 2844 3888 Fax: 2810 1547 Visit Website Swire Hotels announces the 2015 opening of EAST, Miami at Brickell City Centre, Swire Properties Inc's $1.5 billion mixed-use development in Miami's Brickell downtown district.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Foreign Affairs

Anxious Wealth: Money and Morality Among China's New Rich

Corruption in China is hard work. Osburg, an American anthropologist, spent time with and observed successful Chinese businessmen in Sichuan's capital city, Chengdu.

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Silicon Alley Insider

This Impossibly Big Chinese Shopping Mall Is A Key To The Future

DENG HONG'S AMBITION, according to a Chinese newspaper, was to build a city inside a single building; a "temperature-controlled paradise".

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PR-inside.com

Biomaterials China News 1308 - new market research report published

The first seven months of 2013 saw a good development in Chinas biomaterials industry.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

South China Morning Post

Liu Han corruption case highlights extensive and tangled web of bribery

Sources claim mining boss Liu Han, accused of murder, gave bribes by overpaying for companies he bought and by losing at mahjong The investigation into the dealings of tycoon Liu Han has revealed the intricate relationships between officials and businesspeople on the mainland.

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West Australian

GM to battle VW in China with $12 billion investment and new plants

GM expects its China sales to expand 8-10 percent this year, in line with the overall growth of the Chinese market, where foreign firms, such as Volkswagen AG "We are investing wisely and accelerating our vehicle development and manufacturing to keep pace with market demand.

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Xinhuanet

Xinhua Insight: China commemorates Lushan quake through tears and smiles

A memorial service was held Sunday to commemorate the 196 victims of the 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck Lushan County in the southwestern province of Sichuan a year ago.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Green Car Congress

Volvo Cars introducing S60 plug-in hybrid concept at Beijing show; production version in early 2015

Volvo Car Group will reveal the Volvo S60L PPHEV Concept Car at the 2014 Beijing International Auto Show.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Plastics News

Lumena suspends trading, delays report amid claims of 'misrepresenting' financials

China Lumena New Materials Corp., which says it has the world's largest manufacturing capacity for polyphenylene sulfide resin, has suspended its stock trading and delayed its annual financial report after being hit with allegations it dramatically overstated sales.

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CBS Local

Senior Launches Petition Urging School To Rethink Decision About...

First Lady Michelle Obama delivers a speech at Chengdu No. 7 High School on March 25, 2014 in Chengdu, China.

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Circulation

Totaled Health Risks in Vascular Events Score Predicts Clinical...

From the Stroke Clinical Research Unit, Department of Neurology and State Key Laboratory of Human Disease Biotherapy and Ministry of Education , West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Sichuan, People's Republic of China.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Dear Kitty

Chinese bears, from torture for quackery to sanctuary

April 2014: In an unprecedented move that will be the biggest bear rescue in the world a bear bile farm in China is to be converted into a bear sanctuary by Animals Asia who will then care for its 130 bears, after a plea by the farmer for help.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Green Car Congress

Volvo Cars introducing S60 plug-in hybrid concept at Beijing show; production version in early 2015

Volvo Car Group will reveal the Volvo S60L PPHEV Concept Car at the 2014 Beijing International Auto Show.

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The Economist

Urbanisation: Where China's future will happen

For the world's sake, and its own, China needs to change the way it builds and runs its cities "A GREAT city", said Benjamin Disraeli, "a is the type of some great idea.

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The Economist

Spreading the wealth: A billion shoppers

DENG HONG'S AMBITION, according to a Chinese newspaper, was to build a city inside a single building; a "temperature-controlled paradise".

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Xinhuanet

Young artists freshen up China's souvenir shops

The Letian Pottery Creative Market is held every weekend in Jingdezhen Sculpture and Ceramic Factory in central China's Jiangxi Province, one of several state-owned ceramic factories that sank in the tide of the country's shift to a market economy at the end of last century.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Miami Herald

China will turn bear farm into refuge, a win for advocates

In what's being described as a major victory against abusive animal practices in China, a government-owned company that's bred bears for traditional medicines has agreed to convert itself into a sanctuary.

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China Digital Times

Officials With Ties to Zhou Under Investigation

Zhao Miao, a senior official in Chengdu, capital of the southwestern province of Sichuan, was taken away on Thursday for questioning by anti-corruption investigators, the Xinhua news agency said late on Saturday.

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