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4 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

Chinese Theatres Test System of Onscreen Text Messages During Movies

Theatres in major Chinese cities have starting experimenting with "bullet screens" on which audiences can send text messages commenting on the film, which are then projected directly onto the screen.

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12 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

Official downplays number of churches demolished in Zhejiang

Demolition campaign director says only a tiny fraction was targeted, while urban development authority says religious buildings spanning a total area of 130 hectares were razed or altered Amid concerns there was an ongoing crackdown on churches, the Zhejiang government came out with figures showing that religious buildings constituted only a tiny ... (more)

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Peninsula

Heinz recall woes

A box of Heinz AD Calcium Hi-Protein Cereal, which is part of a batch of the cereal not affected by a recent recall, at a supermarket in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, yesterday.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Ceetop Inc. - 10-Q - Management's Discussion and Analysis of...

Description of Business Overview Ceetop, Inc. is an Oregon-registered corporation.

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CNN

Shanghai in 1982

We again took a train at Hangzhou to go to Shanghai. The distance was about 180 kilometres and the train took around two hours to cover the distance.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Scoop

Choice Hotels Australasia Announces China Expansion

One of Australia's largest hotel franchise groups, Melbourne-based Choice Hotels Australasia, has announced major Greater China expansion plans for the hotel group with 30 new build hotels planned for development over the next five years.

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Palladium-Item

Chinese students begin Richmond stay

Chinese students begin Richmond stay Twelve high school students from Hangzhou, China, are starting a 10-day stay in Richmond.

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Freshnews

Transaction Processing Performance Council (TPC) Launches TPCx-HS,...

The Transaction Processing Performance Council today announced the immediate availability of TPCx-HS, developed to provide verifiable performance, price/performance, availability, and optional energy consumption metrics of big data systems.

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Automotive News

Volvo CEO on new XC90: 'There is no second chance'

The new XC90 is part of Volvo's drive for "more attractive cars" to close the sales gap with BMW, Volkswagen Group's Audi division and Daimler's Mercedes-Benz, the three biggest premium automakers, CEO Hakan Samuelsson says.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Standard

Home prices drop July in more Chinese cities

China's property sector showed new signs of cooling in July, with more cities reporting month-on-month price drops, official data showed on Monday.

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Bloomberg

China Car Billionaire Wants Competitors to Bring It On

Bring it on. That's the message Li Shufu, the Chinese billionaire chairman of Volvo Cars, wants the government to give competitors in the largest auto market.

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Wall Street Journal

Volvo Gets Ready for a Coming Out

HANGZHOU, China-When Li Shufu was asked five years ago whether his Chinese car company would attempt to buy Ford Motor Co.'

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong duo make a splash with traditional Chinese painting

Koon Wai-bong has donated his black and- white Forestscape to the SCMP Charity Art Auction to be held at the Grand Hyatt on September 3. Photo: Sam Tsang In the 1960s, artists such as Lui Shou-kwan initiated the "New Ink" movement in Hong Kong.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

BBC News

Week in pictures: 9-15 August 2014

Sali Riza Grancina performs the winning dive from the Ura e Shenjte bridge during the traditional annual high diving competition, near the town of Gjakova, south of the Kosovan capital Pristina.

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Christian Science Monitor

Could Alibaba's film unit accounting issues hurt Us Ipo?

People play in a hall inside Alibaba's headquarters in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province in April.

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Psybertron Asks

Heap's a Mess @imogenheap

Sad to hear, but have to agree - wanted to give the artist Imogen Heap a chance - but this review says what I've been feeling about her recently.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

TEFL.com

China: ESL Teachers

I/We have read and accept the Terms and Conditions of TEFL Professional Network Ltd. and confirm this acceptance by entering my/our user name and password above and accessing the service.

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ABC News

PHOTO: Visitors run away as waves caused by a tidal bore surge past a barrier

Visitors run away as waves caused by a tidal bore surge past a barrier on the banks of Qiantang River, in Hangzhou, China, Aug. 13, 2014.

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China Digital Times

Minitrue: Crosses Removed from Churches

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online.

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South China Morning Post

Today in Photos, August 15

Visitors speed away as waves caused by a tidal bore surge past a barrier on the banks of the Qiantang River, whilea protester throws back a smoke bomb in Missouri, and more ... Visitors speed away as waves caused by a tidal bore surge past a barrier on the banks of the Qiantang River in Hangzhou in Zhejiang province.

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